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Sittin’ On The Dock 49 Years Ago With Otis [VIDEO]

One super soulful groovy tune was happening this week in 1968. Otis Redding's "(Sittin' On) The Dock of the Bay" made it up to #1 on the singles chart...

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Chelsea Guglielmino/Getty Images
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Happy Birthday To The Peace Symbol

This week 59 years ago, on February 21,1958, Gerald Herbert Holtom created the peace symbol for the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament. The English artist based his design on signal flags.

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Reg Lancaster/Getty Images
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Rock ‘N’ Roll Inventions

The Smithsonian Channel invites you to crank up the volume as they go behind the power chords and pounding rhythms to celebrate the innovations that made rock 'n' roll what it is today.

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Facebook.com
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Seven Ponds 40th Annual Heritage Harvest Days This Weekend

Heritage Harvest Days at Seven Ponds Nature Center continues to be a favorite in the community, due to its family-friendly atmosphere and wide range of activities...

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The Magical History Tour At The Henry Ford Museum

 

Were you a Beatlemaniac or are you simply inspired by their music today? Either way, you’ll have the chance to journey through the history of the Fab Four firsthand as The Magical History Tour: A Beatles Memorabilia Exhibition makes its premiere at The Henry Ford

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Swan Song Records
Swan Song Records
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The Story of Led Zeppelin’s Fifth Album, ‘Houses of the Holy’

Jimmy Page and Robert Plant look back on Led Zeppelin's fifth and arguably most eclectic album, which was released on March 28, 1973.

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Rhino
Rhino
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The Day the Final Episode of ‘The Monkees’ Aired

On Monday, March 25, 1968, the final episode of The Monkees aired over the NBC airwaves.

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Warner Bros. Records
Warner Bros. Records
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The Story of ZZ Top’s MTV Makeover, ‘Eliminator’

Very few classic rockers went through a transformation as jarring, or as triumphant, as ZZ Top did in March 1983 with the release of Eliminator.

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Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.
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The Story of Van Halen’s Second Album, ‘Van Halen II’

"The '80s are coming and we're going to be the soundtrack. We're here to blow the bugles and jump on the horns and whistle it all in and usher it down the road and round the stretch and across the finish line."

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Central Press, Hulton Archive, Getty Images
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The Time John Lennon Was Ordered to Leave the U.S. by Immigration Authorities

On March 23, 1973, John Lennon was issued an order by U.S. immigration authorities to leave the United States.

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Richard McCaffrey, Getty Images
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The Story of Pink Floyd’s Last Album With Roger Waters, ‘The Final Cut’

Is it Pink Floyd’s worst album or Roger Waters’ best solo LP? We explore the thorny history of this complicated album.

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Warner Bros.
Warner Bros.
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The Troubled History of Van Halen’s ‘III’ With New Singer Gary Cherone

On March 17, 1998, Van Halen's recording career hit its first (and so far only) road bump with the release of III, an album that debuted their third singer, former Extreme vocalist Gary Cherone...

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