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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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Iron Maiden’s Bruce Dickinson To Pilot ‘Led Zeppelin’

Well, not THAT Led Zeppelin, of course -- but the world’s newly unveiled longest aircraft certainly bears more than a passing resemblance to the hydrogen-filled airships of old, and counts Iron Maiden vocalist Bruce Dickinson among its primary champions and private investors — as well as test pilot.

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44 Years Ago: Led Zeppelin Become ‘The Nobs’ for a Night

When is Led Zeppelin not Led Zeppelin? When a descendant of the inventor whose aircraft gave the band its name threatens to file a lawsuit if they play in her home country.

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Hear Unreleased Studio Mixes from Led Zeppelin’s ‘Physical Graffiti’

A series of tape boxes belonging to engineer Ron Nevison will be going up for auction in March. As a tease, the auction house has uploaded a brief taste (embedded above) of rough mixes of two songs from Led Zeppelin's 'Physical Graffiti,' 'Kashmir' and 'Custard Pie.'

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Metallica’s Kirk Hammett Doesn’t ‘Give a F— About Social Media’

Many artists have embraced social media as a way to reach out to their fans, but it's safe to say that there are certain musicians who take to it more than others. One of those who has rejected social media is Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett.

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Slash Not Interested in Guns N’ Roses Biopic

Motley Crue's 'The Dirt' will be heading to the big screen soon, and there have been films chronicling the lives of rock bands over the years, but former Guns N' Roses guitarist Slash says he's not interested in ever seeing a biopic of the early years of GN'R ever gracing the silver screen.

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Johnny Winter, ‘True to the Blues: The Johnny Winter Story’ – Album Review

How do you sum up a recording career spanning more than five decades and over 25 albums? There's obviously no foolproof way to do it, but the folks at Legacy have made it look easy with 'True to the Blues: The Johnny Winter Story.'

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Richie Sambora Says Bon Jovi Isn’t ‘The Real Thing’ Without Him

The war of words between Bon Jovi and the band's exiled guitarist Richie Sambora has cooled off over the last several months, but that doesn't mean Sambora has made peace with the idea of the group touring without him.

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31 Years Ago: Journey’s ‘Frontiers’ Album Released

When Journey started recording their eighth album, 'Frontiers' --which was released in February 1983 -- they were coming off their biggest year ever.

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Happy 82nd Birthday, Johnny Cash — His Best Songs

The Man in Black would have been 82 years old today.

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49 Years Ago: Jimmy Page Releases His Debut Solo Single

When we think of Jimmy Page's solo career, we tend to remember his 1988 'Outrider' LP first. However, Page actually got his start decades earlier, with the little-heard 1965 single 'She Just Satisfies.'

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Kiss To Play Acoustic Concert A Week Before Hall of Fame Induction

After a period dominated by squabbles over the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, it's time for Kiss to unplug -- literally. They'll play a rare acoustic show a week before their controversial induction ceremonies, offering stripped-down Kiss favorites and telling stories sans makeup.

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