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The week of April 11 – 17, 1971 was a busy one for the Beatles — even though the band had split up. During that week, each former Beatle had a solo single on the UK Top 40 chart, indicative of the public’s insatiable need for all things Paul McCartney, Ringo Starr, George Harrison and John Lennon, even after the messy and dramatic dissolution of the world’s most famous band by 1970. Highest on the UK Top 40 chart that week was “Power to the People,” a single from John Lennon and Plastic Ono Band, a song which later turned…

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Rush’s A Farewell to Kings, the Canadian prog/rock band’s fifth full-length album released in 1977, was a landmark achievement for the iconic group — and its conception is the focus of a stylish new graphic novel set to be released on September 10. Announced this week, The Making of Farewell to Kings The Graphic Novel is the product of the company Fantoons, and features input directly from guitarist Alex Lifeson, as well as producer Terry Brown. https://twitter.com/rushtheband/status/1118287218722975744 From Rush’s official news release: “We worked incredibly hard to create a graphic novel that celebrates the music of RUSH, and the creation…

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Gary Clark Jr.’s recent studio album, This Land, finds the Austin-based guitarist/songwriter at his most emotive and visceral — and also features some of his best recorded songs to date. Clark recently paid a visit to NPR headquarters in Washington, D.C. to play three songs off his new record as part of NPR’s Tiny Desk Series, treating the intimate confines and small in-studio audience to “When I’m Gone,” “Pearl Cadillac” and “What About Us.” Watch the mini-concert below: Catch Gary Clark Jr. on the road in the coming months as he supports This Land and his strong body of material…

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There’s a certain wandering element in The Dream Syndicate’s new music video for “The Way In,” which is by design: in the clip, somebody walks the streets of Madeira, Portugal, passing tourists, residents, cafes, and other folks and structures. It’s straightforward and a bit calming, truly: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U-Ao1pZqnNI “The Way In” is the opening track to the Paisley Underground band’s new album, These Times, which will be released on May 3 and can be pre-ordered at this link. Said lead singer/songwriter Steve Wynn of the track: “It’s the leadoff track, kind of a Rosetta Stone, decoder ring, instruction manual to light…

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Weezer is on some run lately when it comes to paying homage to classic hits of the ’80s and ’90s, and on Monday night the band stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live for a performance of the Tears for Fears classic “Everybody Wants to Rule the World” — featuring Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith of the seminal pop group, for good measure. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SbhWvOXj8rM This collaboration popped up during Weezer’s Weekend 1 performance at Coachella last Saturday night, too: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ooNZN-Rv1Hs It was a set which also featured TLC singer Chilli, who appeared on stage with the band for a cover of the TLC…

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A special release this past weekend as part of Record Store Day was Mastodon’s “Stairway to Nick John” 10″ single, a cover of Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven” recorded by the metal band in memory of its late manager, Nick John, who passed away from pancreatic cancer. The song surfaced online over the weekend, which was good to see as the song was not released digitally yet. Stream the metal band’s eight-minute cover below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AHEdWpY2I7k Here’s more information on Mastodon’s cover, as revealed by the band on Facebook in February. https://www.facebook.com/Mastodon/photos/a.57647707947/10157225065007948/?type=3&__xts__%5B0%5D=68.ARDK2AnKGe-UVMu4Y8TaBidERg3btpdRnlE7N1KzwHPcpfmEfOc1nYH8iU6aHU6Cv1uaBUkIIoeVA1S-lBsZh-cmLF_k-fHczn7jATnFEb2U3tReP7vlSkut28h_L_IPniVGqPuQgvSx_N9y6f-K4231uZ1SjmcnmINVHMsN9xouWu0-L9PStOAf59b2ObLHImDtlt6EqmKEM5nGFg-VErGq6I-M5AuzQizRW4G5FIXsHtjj8p1XmNjBchg5pGyxr3zOnLEaz1KX6Jw-qxazMJUJ6CfFU6pG27JyI-vXpJvFdIPmqrlMhSxqgFgv6pm4WSlKUIaz1jZME3M&__tn__=-R Mastodon will hit the road in May with Coheed…

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You know Gloria Gaynor for her classic career as one of the foremost singers of the disco era known for hits including “I Will Survive” and many more — but on June 7 Gaynor will release a new gospel-themed studio album. Testimony will be her first gospel record, and was recorded in Nashville with a host of special guests and producers. From the news release: Special guests Yolanda Adams, Jason Crabb, Mike Farris, and Bart Millard (MercyMe), as well as powerful backup vocals from Latrese Bush, Melinda Doolittle, and Jason Eskridge. The project features a lineup of extraordinarily talented musicians:…

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Innovative singer/songwriter Beck is gearing up for a big summer. Not only is he heading out on a co-headlining tour with Cage the Elephant (dates and info here), but on Monday he premiered a new song, “Saw Lightning,” a collaboration with Pharrell Williams. The song is the lead single from Beck’s newly-announced album, Hyperspace, which will be released via Capitol Records at an as yet undetermined point in the space time continuum, per the news release. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NXrlWw3yhW4 The schedule of dates for Beck’s tour with Cage the Elephant (whose new album, Social Cues, is out this Friday): Thursday, July 11,…

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Las Vegas residencies are all the rage these days for iconic musical acts — recent weeks have seen new special engagement announcements from Eagles, Def Leppard, and Aerosmith, among others, and the latest comes from esteemed Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Journey. The band announced a special run of shows coming up this October at the Colosseum at Caesar’s Palace, with tickets going on sale this week. https://twitter.com/JourneyOfficial/status/1117759731064397824 This will no doubt be a great chance for fans of the band — founder and guitarist Neal Schon, bassist Ross Valory, drummer Steve Smith, vocalist Arnel Pineda and keyboardist Jonathan…

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On April 26, Alan Parsons will release an anticipated new album, The Secret, which the innovative musician/producer previewed in recent weeks with a pair of pre-release songs. The most recent is “Sometimes,” a tender song featuring guest vocals from Lou Gramm, longtime lead singer of Foreigner (and current feature interview subject on Rock Cellar). Stream “Sometimes” below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijw2Zd0DrM0 The Secret will be Parsons’ first new album of original material since 2004’s A Valid Path. Previous songs released from the new LP include “Miracle,” featuring Jason Mraz: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pjMaIiSaNWM And “I Can’t Get There From Here,” featuring Jared Mahone: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ciptb2f8Awo The title…

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