2020.10 Boomerocity Buzz

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Jimmy Page Says Led Zeppelin Planned ‘Harder, Trickier’ Ninth LP

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Jimmy Page On Odds Of Releasing XYZ Demos: ‘It’s All Speculation’

TwinsfortheNewTrend Discover CCR’s ‘Bad Moon Rising’

Hear Willie Nelson Cover 'Have You Ever Seen the Rain' With Daughter Paula Nelson

Eddie Van Halen Left Behind ‘Close To A Million CDs’ of Music


Global Music Publishing Collections Projected to Tank 35% in 2020

But Then There’s This: Are Labels Pandemic-Proof? Sony Music Posts Impressive Quarterly Gains

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Eddie Van Halen’s California Hometown Plans Memorial to Guitarist

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Late RUSH Drummer NEIL PEART: 'The Illustrated Quotes' Book Due In January

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Keith Richards on His New Box Set, the Next Stones LP and Who Really Inspired ‘You Don’t Move Me’

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Funk Legend Bootsy Collins Releases Star-Studded New Album, ‘The Power Of The One”

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Guitar Center Headed Toward Bankruptcy Due To Pandemic

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Gene Simmons’ ‘Palatial Estate’ Hits Market For $22 Million (Have A Peek Inside!)


Garth Brooks Injures His Hand In Farming Accident, Postpones Album Preview Event 

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‘Sailing’ Singer Christopher Cross Sees 1,000% Sales Increase After Revealing He Has Coronavirus

SiriusXM Is Close to Renewing Howard Stern’s Monster Contract, CEO Says

Snap Valuation Surges Past $50 Billion — Just as Sounds on Snapchat Takes Root

The Amazing Randi, Famed Magician and Escapologist, Dies at 92


George Benson Set To Release ‘Weekend In London’ Live Album

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Willie Nelson, Tanya Tucker and Lots More Will Join Jerry Lee Lewis’ Virtual 85th Birthday Bash

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Nearly 170,000 Jobs Lost In the British Live Music Industry Alone — Van Morrison Laments “Decimation of a Sector”

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LA Philharmonic Cancels More Than 100 Disney Concert Hall Events 

Keith Richards Drops Video for ‘Hate It When You Leave’ Packed With Everyday Scenes
Song, which originally appeared on his 1992 solo LP Main Offender, is being re-released on vinyl for Record Store Day

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Beatles Letter About Firing Pete Best Goes to Auction

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Pablo Cruise Encourages The World To 'Breathe'

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Jeff Bridges Reveals Lymphoma Diagnosis

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Is Paul McCartney About To Announce New “McCartney III” Solo LP?


Two Iconic Eddie Van Halen Guitars To Be Auctioned By Julien’s Auctions


TwinsfortheNewTrend Discover George Michael’s ‘Father Figure’ . . . & Pay Phones

Rhonda Fleming, Striking Star of the Silver Screen, Dies at 97

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Fleetwood Mac's 'Rumours' Returns to Billboard 200 Top 10 -- 42 Years Later

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Stevie Nicks Wrote ‘Dreams’ In Sly Stone’s Secret Studio


Former King Crimson Singer, Gordon Haskell, Dead At 74

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'Whiskey River' Songwriter and Texas Music Legend Johnny Bush Dead at 85

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Pete Townshend Asked Peter Frampton to Replace Him in The Who

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35% of British Music Fans Would Pay More for Spotify Subscriptions If It Actually Went to Musicians

Luke Bryan Releases Romantic 'Down to One' as Newest Single

Terri Clark Gets an Old-School Thank You Note from Barbara Mandrell

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Margaret Nolan, Model in 'Goldfinger,' Dies at 76

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Tony Iommi’s Struggle With ‘Horrible’ ‘Paranoid’ Solo

Spotify Says Mental Health Is One of Its Fastest-Growing ‘Genres’ — Listening Time Up 50% In 2020

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Hal Smith, Otis Campbell on 'The Andy Griffith Show,' Was Also The King of Cartoons

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Ray Pennington, 'I'm a Ramblin' Man' Songwriter, Dies In House Fire At 86


Reggae Singer-Songwriter Johnny Nash Has Died - Aged 80

TwinsTheNewTrend Discover The Isley Bro's 'Who's That Lady'

LeBron James Pays $36.8 Million for Katharine Hepburn's Former Beverly Hills Compound

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Amazon Partners With Universal and Warner Music to Remaster Songs in Ultra HD

Regal Owner Cineworld Confirms Temporary Suspension of U.S., U.K. Operations

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Hear Jim Morrison Psych Up the Doors in ‘Roadhouse Blues’ Alternate Take
Guitarist Robby Krieger reflects on outtake, which will feature on upcoming 50th-anniversary Morrison Hotel box set

Phil May: The Final Interview
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A New James Brown Compilation LP Inspires a Look Back at the Singer’s Iconic Style

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As Music Venues Shutter, Former Owners Describe Devastating Toll
The list of permanently closed indie clubs nationwide has only grown during the pandemic, as bank accounts hit zero and loans dry up. The worst may be yet to come.

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Whole Lotta Celebratin’ Goin’ On 85 Years of the Killer Aired Last Night

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Live Music Society To Award Millions In Grants To Small Venues’

Joni Mitchell ‘Still Struggling’ To Walk


‘Bout Friggin’ Time, Blake!: Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani Are Engaged - See The Ring!

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Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne Fall Victim to Fraud After Someone Maxes out Their Credit Cards

What’s Wrong With Music Awards: No Rock Artists Nominated In Five 2020 American Music Award Categories

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New Music Video From Dolly Parton, Sara Evans, Rita Wilson, Monica & Jordin Sparks - "PINK"

“PINK” was recorded as an anthem for the breast cancer community in support of Susan G. Komen. The moving lyrics and vocals provide listeners with hope for a future when no one loses someone they love to breast cancer and features the impeccable vocals of Dolly Parton, Monica, Jordin Sparks, Rita Wilson, & Sara Evans.

Neal Schon Wants Journey’s New LP To Be ‘Diverse’ Like ‘Escape’


Lisa Marie Presley Opens Up About Son Benjamin’s Death: ‘My Heart and Soul Went With You’

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Confusion Over Two B.B. King Movies In The Works


YouTube Music’s ‘Save Our Stages’ Virtual Festival Raises $1.8 Million for Struggling Venues

High-Profile Pedophilia Lawsuit Against Michael Jackson Dismissed by Federal Judge

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Jerry Jeff Walker, Country Music Legend and 'Mr. Bojangles' Songwriter, Dies at 78

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Grateful Dead ‘All The Years Live’ Video Series: “Dear Mr. Fantasy”/”Hey Jude” Foxborough 1989

Gene Simmons Leaving Beverly Hills Due To ‘Unacceptable’ Taxes

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Spencer Davis Dies of Pneumonia at 81

Paul McCartney Announces ‘McCartney III’ Album

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Drummer Steve Ferrone on His Years With Tom Petty, George Harrison, Duran Duran, and More
The drummer is best known for his 22-year stint in the Heartbreakers, but he’s also played with Paul Simon, Average White Band, and many others

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Blake Shelton Reveals The Edgy Rock Song That Scared Him ‘So Bad’ As A Kid

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Apple Lands Todd Haynes-Directed 'The Velvet Underground' Doc

Twitch Is Automatically Ripping Down Videos With DMCA Notices — ‘The Twitch DMCA Bloodbath Has Begun’

Spencer Davis Dies of Pneumonia at 81

Outfield Frontman, Tony Lewis, Dies at 62

Steve Perry Describes the Time Eddie Van Halen Called With An Offer He Couldn't Refuse

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Cindy Blackman-Santana Asks, 'Give The Drummer Some'

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Peter Frampton Says Manager Kept Him High To Hide Fraud

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David Lee Roth ‘Wasn’t Someone’ Until His First EMT Call


Steve Lukather and Joseph Williams Announce New Toto Line-Up and Plans To Bring the Dogs of Oz Tour Worldwide

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How Priscilla Presley Is Reportedly Helping Daughter Lisa Marie Following Death of Grandson Benjamin Keough

Google Search Can Now Identify Songs From Humming Just a Few Notes

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Thousands of New Zealanders Enjoy a COVID-Free, Non-Socially Distanced Concert

British Government Opens Investigation Into Whether Streaming Music Platforms Are ‘Fair to the Writers and Performers’

It's Official: China Overtakes North America as World's Biggest Box Office in 2020

Watch Shenandoah and Lady A’s New Duet on The Kelly Clarkson Show

Sammy Hagar: Eddie Van Halen’s Death Would’ve Been ‘Too Much’ If We Didn’t End Feud


Sammy Hagar Reveals More Details of Eddie Van Halen Reunion Call


Mick Fleetwood, Lindsey Buckingham Reconnected Over Peter Green’s Death


This Unseen Green Day 'Insomniac' Tour Doc Will Make You Feel Young Again... Or Super Old

When Valerie Met Eddie: Valerie Bertinelli Shares Pics From the Night She Met Eddie Van Halen

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'SNL': Jack White Pays Tribute to Eddie Van Halen in Special Last Minute Performance

Folk Legend David Crosby Stirs Backlash Over Eddie Van Halen Tweet

Hear Elton John’s Unreleased 1968 Song, ‘Regimental Sgt. Zippo’

KISS Guitarist Tommy Thayer Sells Lake Sherwood Villa for $2.7 Million


Hell Has Froze Over: Willie Nelson Says He's Done Smoking Weed

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Suzanne Somers Undergoes Neck Surgery After Falling Down Stairs at Home With Husband

Eddie Van Halen, Guitar Hero, Dies At 65

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Roth, Hagar, Anthony, Cherone React To Eddie Van Halen’s Death


Lefsetz on Van Halen: ‘And the cradle will no longer rock.’

Dolly Parton Shares Why She Turned Down Elvis Presley Recording ‘I Will Always Love You’

Watch Jimi Hendrix Play ‘Foxey Lady’ in Preview for New ‘Live in Maui’ Concert Doc
Music, Money, Madness will capture 1970 gig and explore the making of the infamous Hendrix-adjacent film, Rainbow Bridge

Ricky Byrd Discusses Sobering Times

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Elvis Costello Announces ‘The Complete Armed Forces’ Box Set

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Alice Cooper Launches Halloween Party Game


Watch Trailer For Unofficial David Bowie Biopic ‘Stardust’

Billy Joe Shaver, Seminal Outlaw-Country Songwriter, Dead at 81
Best known as the songwriter of Waylon Jennings’ 1973 album ‘Honky Tonk Heroes,’ the colorful Texas raconteur had his songs recorded by Willie Nelson, Elvis Presley

Video Comfort Food: Classic Sitcoms to Binge Now

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Songwriter Bryan Wayne Galentine Dies After Battle With ALS

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Why the Country Music Hall of Fame Is Playing Its Most Valuable Instruments
Big Night’ fundraiser puts rare artifacts once played by Lester Flatt, Johnny Cash, and John Prine in the hands of artists like Marty Stuart, Lucinda Williams, and Miranda Lambert

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Billie Eilish Virtual Concert: Is This the New Blueprint for Live Streams?

More Than 9,000 Artists Demand 1 Cent-Per-Stream Minimums from Spotify

Sync Licensing: It’s Much Bigger Than TV, Film, and Commercials

Instagram Just Extended Its Live Stream Limit to 4 Hours

Top musician, TH native Corenflos dies at 56
He was one of Nashville's most sought-after recording guitarists


Lady A to Release Deluxe Version of 2012 Holiday Album, “On This Winter’s Night,” With 4 New Songs

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Harry Styles Becomes Major Investor In Co-op Live Arena in Manchester

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See Inside Elvis Presley's Spectacular Honeymoon Hideaway

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The 15 Most Expensive Guitars Of All Time

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Wolfgang Van Halen Says Rumors Are ‘Hurting Me and My Family’

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Blake Shelton: Country Awards Shows Are ‘Beginning To Lose Credibility’

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Jack White Buys $4,000 Guitar For Scottish Busker After His Instrument Is Smashed

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Haunted Rock Venues: The Stories of 21 Creepy Clubs and Arenas


Marge Champion, Actress, Dancer and Model for Snow White, Dies at 101

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Here Are All the Winners From the 2020 CMT Music Awards

Lenny Kravitz’s Tiger-Striped Steinway Piano Is as Bonkers as You’d Expect
The rocker-turned-designer talks to Robb Report from his Bahamas retreat


Rosanne Cash’s ‘Crawl Into The Promised Land’ Bottles 2020’s Emotiional Roller Coaster

Hear Ann Wilson’s New Single, ‘The Revolution Starts Now’

Universal Music Group Just Generated Over A Billion Dollars From Streaming In A Single Quarter . . . During A Global Pandemic

Jimmie Vaughan - 'The Pleasure's All Mine'

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Eric Davis Puts the Shoe on the Other Foot With 'Negative Exposure'

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AMC Theatres Nearing Bankruptcy

BMG Expands Into Live Music, Buying Majority Stake In German Concert Promoter, Undercover

James Redford, Filmmaker and Son of Robert Redford, Dies at 58

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Richie Sambora Would Return To Bon Jovi For ‘Special Situation’


Discover And Listen To “Tobacco Road” By Eric Burdon & WAR Feat. Jimi Hendrix

Touring In a Pandemic: How Country Artists Have Been Leading the Way

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George Harrison’s “All Things Must Pass” At 50

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The Allman Brothers and “The Final Note”

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Barry Manilow’s One-Time Mid-Century Hideaway in Palm Springs Just Hit the Market for $25 Million
Kaufmann Desert House is one of America’s great residential treasures

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US Tech Giant Cloudflare Ordered To Block Music Piracy Site In Germany

David Lee Roth Aims To Be ‘King of Las Vegas’


Former AC/DC Bassist, Paul Matters, Reportedly Dies


Eagles Live At The Forum Now Released

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Twins The New Trend React To Hearing Stevie Wonder’s ‘Isn’t She Lovely’ For the First Time

John Travolta Honors Late Wife Kelly Preston's 58th Birthday With Throwback Wedding Photo

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Twinsforthenewtrend: FIRST TIME HEARING Stevie Nicks - Edge of Seventeen

Tom Kennedy, Host of 'Name That Tune' and Other Game Shows, Dies at 93

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KISS Legend, Ace Frehley: How I Stay Sober


UMG, AEG, Live Nation, RIAA, CAA, Others Band Together to Demand Live Concert Government Relief

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How Sammy Hagar Made Peace With Eddie Van Halen Before His Death

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Live Music Industry Collapse ‘Is Happening’ Says Venue Society


TwinsTheNewTrend Discover - and Pay Tribute To - Van Halen's 'Jump'

Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Led Zeppelin ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Copyright Infringement Case


Just How Much Of Led Zeppelin’s Music Was Stolen?

Lisa Marie Presley’s Son, Benjamin Keough, Laid To Rest At Graceland


Rocco Prestia, Tower Of Power Bassist, Dies At 69

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Kinky Friedman's Golden Heart For Gold Star Kids - The Boomerocity Interview

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Nancy Wilson Announces Debut Solo Album

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John Fogerty Announces New Family Album ‘Fogerty’s Factory’
Record is a nod, in both its title and on its cover, to the 50th anniversary of Cosmo’s Factory

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