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Rock Report-Pearl Jam new tunes/Petty’s Publisher sues Spotify/Slash doesn’t mind phones


PETTY, YOUNG, WEEZER: Publisher Sues Spotify The publisher of songs by Tom Petty, Neil Young, Weezer, The Black Keys and more has filed a massive copyright lawsuit against Spotify. Wixen Publishing claims the streaming giant is using songs found in the company’s administrative catalog without the necessary licenses or compensation and that more the 20 percent of the company’s streaming catalog is without a license. ...

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Red Zeppelin’s Rock Report-Pink Floyd book on the way/38 Special coming to Daytona Beach in May 2018/Pat DiNizio of The Smithereens passes


Another Pink Floyd book is on the way. Reinventing Pink Floyd: From Syd Barrett to The Dark Side of the Moon by Bill Kopp chronicles the band’s development following founding guitarist Syd Barrett’s departure in 1968. It will be published on February 15th. Baseball great Alex Rodriguez‏ visited Bruce Springsteen backstage on Broadway and tweeted, “Wow! What an incredible journey conveyed through music and storytelling. He is one of the all-time ...

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95.7 The HOG welcomes back” Welcome to Rockville” festival Jacksonville, April 2018


95.7 The HOG welcomes the 2018 bigger, better and expanded version of “Welcome To Rockville” to Jacksonville’s Metropolitan Park April 27, 28 and 29 2018.  Listen to the HOG to win your free tickets!  Get your tix and info here: https://welcometorockvillefestival.com/   And check out the kickass lineup!! Whew!  Rockin’! Monster Energy Welcome To Rockville Band Lineup Announced With Headlining Sets From ...

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Red Zeppelin’s Rock Riffs: Ozzy announces farewell tour


After five decades in the music industry and more than 2,500 shows, Ozzy Osbourne will say goodbye to the road with the Farewell World Tour. He says, “People keep asking me when I’m retiring. This will be my final world tour, but I can’t say I won’t do some shows here and there.” The tour starts in Mexico in May and then heads ...

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Red Zeppelin’s Rock-n-Roll News-Week of June 26-July 1 2017-The Foo Fighters rider looks like a health food store/Sammy Hagar says Van Halen Reunion will happy


For a band with six members, Foo Fighters don’t really need a lot of food or drink before they hit the stage. NME got a hold of the band’s tour rider for their appearance at Glastonbury over the weekend, and though it runs 92 items deep, it costs only about $185 — which is about $30 per member. Here’s the list, ...

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