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Yoko Ono and Sonic Youth Team Up For a Cause

  Yoko Ono is teaming up with Sonic Youth members Kim Gordon and Thurston Moore to release a benefit single supporting relief work in Japan still affected by the Tsunami in 2011.

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Have Another Round: This Season’s Hottest Eye-Wear

Round-framed glasses aren’t just for John Lennon and Harry Potter. This season’s hottest shades emanate the future while paying homage to the past. With unique specs from Ralph Lauren and Urban Outfitters, there are many ways to rock this trend … Continue reading

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Through the Looking Glass: Artists That Died Too Young

There are three things synonomous with Rock and Roll stardom: sex, drugs, and premature entry to the Great Gig in the Sky. Over the course of modern music history, early deaths have robbed the world of countless world changing pieces … Continue reading

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Through the Decades: Rock Icons that Died Before Their Time

In a world of alcohol, drugs, accidents and suicides, being a rock star is not necessarily as easy as it looks. In the wake of Amy Winehouse’s death, we are reminded that many stars passed before her, and unless major … Continue reading

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Today in History: Beatles Reach Top of the Charts

Forty-eight years ago today (so, for those not quick at math, we’re talking 1963), the Beatles landed their first No. 1 single in the U.K. with “From Me to You.” The single was the second of three that year before … Continue reading

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New Lil Wayne Video: “John (If I Die Today)”

Lil Wayne’s new video is nothing like his crispy-clean “6 Foot 7 Foot.”  Instead, a hazy fog pervades the thugger-than-thou single off the upcoming Tha Carter IV, “John (If I Die Today),” featuring (an inexplicably quasi-handicapped) Rick Ross.  If there … Continue reading

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Downward Stone: Renowned Rock Mag Prefers Reality Stars to Rock

In a move that shocked even the cynical, legendary rock mag Rolling Stone has commissioned Jersey Shore‘s proudest guidette, Nicole “Snooki” Polizzi for its latest issue. As expected, the orange-hued arbiter of smush dishes on life in the Shore house, … Continue reading

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John Lennon Solo Albums Reissued

It’s hard to believe John Lennon would have been 70 years old this coming Saturday, October 9. His music, both with The Beatles and during his solo career, is so timeless and so much a part of our culture today, … Continue reading

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