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37 Years Ago: Aerosmith Bail Out Fans After Concert Pot Bust

When a crowd of cops invaded Aerosmith's Oct. 3, 1978, concert in Fort Wayne, Ind., they found dozens of kids possessing pot.

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George Harrison On ‘Extra Texture’: ‘I Was In A Real Down Place’

This week in 1975, George Harrison’s final album under his contract with Apple Records and EMI was released. George later described ‘Extra Texture (Read All About It)’ as “a grubby album, in a way. The production left a lot to be desired, as did my performance. I was in a real down place.

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Kansas: ‘Masque Is A Kind of Metamorphosis’

Released in September 1975, Masque was described as a “concept album” in the liner notes. If you liked Kansas, you liked this album although I knew a few people who bought Masque just for the album cover art. It’s a portrait made with fish, eels, rays, shells, turtles and coral.

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John, Paul, George & Pete? The Beatles First Recording Contract Sells For $93K+

The first record contract signed by The Beatles in 1961 has been sold at auction in New York to an unnamed buyer for 75K + a 25% buyers premium. It bears the signatures of John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Pete Best who was later replaced by Ringo Starr.

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45 Years Ago: Jim Morrison Arrested After Controversial Miami Concert

On Sept. 20, 1970, Jim Morrison was arrested in connection with an controversial incident in Miami.

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‘Joe’s Garage, Act I’: A ‘Stupid Little Story About How The Government Is Going To Do Away With Music’

Released in September 1979, Joe’s Garage, Act I made it to No. 27 on the Billboard 200, while Acts II & III reached No. 53. Frank Zappa once referred to Joe’s Garage as a “stupid little story about how the government is going to do away with music.” Over the years, its reputation has grown. Today it stands as one of Zappa’s best albums

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Lookin’ Back

Bob Seger's song Lookin’ Back was originally released as a single in September of 1971. Four years later it was recorded at Cobo Hall for Live Bullet and I was one of thousands of crazy people in the crowd. I met Bob Seger backstage for the second time. The first time was at the old IMA in downtown Flint when Beautiful Looser came out. He offered me a bottle of beer from an ice-filled garbage can, my first Heineken.

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Oktoberfest & The Polish Muslims Return To Downtown Lapeer [VIDEO]

An outdoor celebration of beer, food and music will take place the weekend after next (9/26) on Court Street between Nepessing and Park. Festivities get underway at 6:30 PM with Robert Schwalbe, a strolling button box musician playing traditional Bavarian music and continue with the Polish Muslims taking the stage at 7:30 PM.

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25 Years Ago: Stevie Nicks and Christine McVie Leave Fleetwood Mac

Stevie Nicks and Christine McVie left Fleetwood Mac in September 1990.

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R.E.M. To Trump And Cruz: ‘Do Not Use Our Music’

Well, it’s happened again. Mike Huckabee and Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis aren’t the only ones to muster the wrath of the rock world this week. At a combined ‘Stop The Iran Deal’ and Ted Cruz rally on Wednesday, ‘It’s The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)’ was blasted from loudspeakers as Donald Trump took the stage to slam a proposed nuclear deal with Iran.

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Then Play On: Fleetwood Mac Moves Away From The Blues [VIDEO]

Long before Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks entered the picture, Fleetwood Mac was a triumph of British blues. Formed in 1967 by guitarist Peter Green, drummer Mick Fleetwood and bassist John McVie, all of whom had recently left John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers, guitarist Jeremy Spencer was added shortly thereafter.

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Survivor Not Happy ‘Eye of the Tiger’ Used At Kim Davis Rally

First it was “Rockin’ In The Free World.” Now it’s “Eye of the Tiger.” Founding Survivor member, Jim Peterik, has issued a statement on his Facebook page: “I have not authorized the use of Eye of the Tiger for use in the release of Kim Davis and my publisher will issue a stop and desist. I have just spoken to Billboard magazine with a statement that reflects this. This usage in no way reflects my views.

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