Monthly Archives: December 2008

CD box sets tempting, but are they worth it?

The Beach Boys’ “U.S. Singles Collection: The Capitol Years 1962-1965” box set features replicas of the original sleeves, unreleased mixes, and rare tracks.

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Music Sales Rejuvenated by Rock Band, Guitar Hero

There’s a new game in town and it’s called Second Life, but it’s nothing to do with Linden Lab or its virtual alternate universe .

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Music Video Games Boost Artists Popularity, Sales

All across America, teenagers are discussing and praising the complexity of Aerosmith’s “Train Kept a Rolling.” They are mentioning how difficult The Rolling Stone’s “Gimme Shelter” is to play on the guitar.

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Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant finally rules out reunion tour

Led Zeppelin frontman Robert Plant has finally ruled out the band getting back together for a concert tour.

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Joey’s weekend picks

She’d like me to tell you, then, that the garage-punksters are releasing a new EP, There Are No Answers .

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Three of the world’s best headphones

The Denon AH-D5000, Grado Labs GS-1000, and Ultrasone Edition 9 are all over-the-ear “circumaural” headphones, primarily intended for home use, but that didn’t stop me from plugging them into my iPod.

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Just in case you missed the show on Dec 19, 2008

Hey Hey Hey, Here is the link for the Iron Mike In the Morning Christmas Card…just for you! U2: March Release for No Line U2 have set a March 3rd release date for their 12th studio album, No Line on the …

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AEROSMITH Guitarist’s Version Of ‘Run Rudolph Run’ Available For Free Download

AEROSMITH guitarist Joe Perry ‘s version of “Run, Rudolph Run” a ‘ which he recently recorded at his studio, the Boneyard a ‘ is available for free download at AeroForceOne , the official AEROSMITH fan club.

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Whitesnake – Coverdale Urges Led Zeppelin to Use Guest Vocalists

WHITESNAKE frontman DAVID COVERDALE has urged LED ZEPPELIN star JIMMY PAGE to record a new album using a variety of different guest vocalists.

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The Story Of The Yardbirds

Judge Victor Valdivia’s band has also gone through three guitarists, but that’s mainly because he’s a hothead who punches people.

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