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Classic Rock Almanac July 2, 2015


Today’s Question: Forty years ago today (July 2nd, 1975), David Bowie’s Young Americans was certified gold for half a million sales — the fourth gold certification of his career. 655 more words


Classic Rock Almanac June 15, 2015


Today’s Question: Slade lead singer Noddy Holder celebrates his 65th birthday today (June 15th).

Although huge in Britain, Slade’s best known song in America is “Cum on Feel the Noise,” which Quiet Riot took to the Top Five in 1983, a decade after Slade’s original peaked at number-98 here. 442 more words


TOM PETTY and the HEARTBREAKERS - " Southern Accents in The Sunshine State " Live In Gainesville 1993

This 2CD set  FM broadcast captures TOM PETTY ‘s complete 1993 Homecoming concert, his first show in hometown GAINESVILLE, FLORIDA for 20 years Following the breakup of… 369 more words


Tom Petty’s Early Band Mudcrutch to Release New Album

By Brian Ives

Before Tom Petty, guitarist Mike Campbell and keyboardist Benmont Tench formed Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, the three musicians played in a little band called Mudcrutch. 385 more words

The Route 103

The Daily Cut: Stevie Nicks with Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers: "Stop Draggin' My Heart Around"

Stevie Nicks with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers: “Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around”

ALBUM: Bella Donna

YEAR:  1981

WRITERS:   Tom Petty and Mike Campbell

Reached number-three on the Billboard Hot 100 and number-two on the Hot Mainstream Rock Tracks chart. 172 more words


i blame these people...the bands that shaped my world


So there are albums, and then there are the bands that create them.

Weaving a selection of tunes into an outstanding album is an art beyond the song. 84 more words

Green Day