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Love Video Games? Check Out This Crazy Song!

Those guys known as The Bottle Boys have gone viral again.  The last time they created a stir they were performing the Disney classic Under The Sea with only these crazy bottles.  How do they get the different notes?  With varying amounts of water of course.

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Some Dude Is Selling a Whole Bunch of Stuff Kurt Cobain Didn’t Want

Are you in the market for some skis? How bout a Swatch phone? Or maybe a 'Kingman' videogame? And what if we told you they may have once been owned by someone famous? Then there's a hell of a deal online with your name on it! 

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Former Pearl Jam Executive Receives 14-Month Prison Sentence

A messy chapter in the Pearl Jam history has come to an end as Rickey Charles Goodrich has been sentenced to 14 months in prison after embezzling funds from the band.

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Rush To Issue Deluxe Vinyl Edition Of Their 1974 Debut

Hard to believe, but 2014 marks the 40th anniversary of the self-titled debut album from Rush. To celebrate this milestone, 'Rush' is being re-issued on April 15 in a special vinyl deluxe edition box.

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28 Years Ago: Metallica Releases ‘Master of Puppets’

Heavy metal effectively came of age in the '80s, as it coalesced what had previously been a ragtag collective of bands into a bona fide rock and roll sub-genre capable of achieving Top 40 success.

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30 Years Ago: ‘This is Spinal Tap’ Released

Today we celebrate the March 2, 1984 release of one of history’s most acclaimed documentaries … nay, “rockumentaries,” ‘This is Spinal Tap,’ which for the first time told the amazing story of one of England’s most powerful, exuberant, and punctual rock bands: Spinal Tap.

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50 Years Ago: The Beatles Begin Filming ‘A Hard Day’s Night’

The Beatles had barely any time to reflect on their history-making first journey to American before moving on to their next project. On March 2, 1964, about a week after returning to England, they began shooting their first motion picture, ‘A Hard Day’s Night.’

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Steely Dan Sued By Original Singer David Palmer Over Royalties

David Palmer, who sang lead for Steely Dan in the early days, is suing his old band. In a suit filed in Los Angeles on Friday (Feb. 28), Palmer claims that he is owed money as a result of royalties earned via satellite and streaming services.

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20 Years Ago: Nirvana’s Last Concert

Five weeks before Kurt Cobain's body was found in his Seattle home, Nirvana performed their final concert. On March 1, 1994, the band played an omen-filled show at Terminal 1 in Munich, Germany.

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40 Years Ago: Aerosmith Release ‘Get Your Wings’

It didn't exactly make them household names, but their 1973 debut album gave Aerosmith a solid foundation to build on, and when they reconvened in the studio to record the follow-up, they were faced with every young act's trickiest challenge: avoiding the sophomore jinx.

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40 Years Ago: Rush Release ‘Rush’

On March 1, 1974, a trio of young Canadians kicked off what would ultimately become one of rock's more distinguished recording careers with the release of their self-titled debut album. But before they could do their country proud, they'd have to go through Cleveland first.

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45 Years Ago: Jim Morrison of the Doors Allegedly Exposes Himself on Stage

Did he or didn't he? The late Doors frontman Jim Morrison was charged with exposing himself before a stunned audience in Florida on March 1, 1969, though he vehemently denied the allegation. Bandmate Robby Krieger still says that no photographic evidences exists to prove it.

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