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5 Best Songs For The Eclipse (Not By Pink Floyd)

During today's eclipse, we're going to play Pink Floyd's Dark Side Of The Moon in it's entirety. But, what if you're NOT a Floyd fan, and still want to rock out to some timely tunes also not titled Total Eclipse Off The Heart...

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Throwback Thursday: 1981 – Styx Play Maine

Styx bring the United We Rock tour with REO Speedwagon and Don Felder to Bangor on Sunday. They must love Maine in August, as it was this week back 1978 they brought the The Grand Illusion tour to Portland's Cumberland County Civic Center.

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Ronnie Wood Chose Hair Over Chemotherapy

Ronnie Wood has been rocking the Mod hairstyle since he rose to fame in the 60's with the Jeff Beck Group. He's been a like minded band in since the mid 70's, as the rest of the Rolling Stones seem equally content with keeping the same haircut for decades on end. The cut has become so much a part of his existence, that he recently made the decision to decline chemotherapy in order to save it!

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Throwback Thursday: Ozzy and Def Leppard Play Maine In 1981

This week in 1981, Ozzy Osbourne stumbled through Maine. The Blizzard Of Ozz tour stopped at the Cumberland County Civic Center on the 5th, and the following night in Bangor. Surprisingly, the Civic Center was only half full.

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This Calf Looks JUST Like Gene Simmons

 

Gene Simmons of KISS has always been about the buck. KISS caskets, attempting to trademark devil horns, and anything else to make his band a cash cow. How...

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New Music Friday: Alice Cooper

 

Alice Cooper has released his 26th studio album titled Paranormal. Teaming once again with producer Bob Ezrin, it's Cooper's first non concept record in 12 years. Ironically, it's also his most cohesive piece in that same time frame. Old school guitar sounds fly, with lyrical nods to his past, and he even brings back a few old friends.

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Throwback Thursday 1997: Santana In OOB

 

Twenty years ago this week, Carlos Santana rolled into Old Orchard Beach on the aptly titled USA & Caribbean Tour.

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Foreigner Reunite With Lou Gramm

2017 has been another big year for the reunion. Guns 'N Roses have stolen much of the spotlight with round 2 of the Not In This Lifetime tour, and the 30th anniversary of Appetite For Destruction. Since 2003, the Mick Jones led Foreigner have been filling concert halls with someone other than the singer who was the voice of hits like "Juke Box Hero," "I Want To Know What Love Is," and "Hot Blooded." While former Hurricane singer Kelley Hansen has done an admirable job in the role, die hard fans still longed for the original lead singer. Last week, they got it.

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Watch A 7 Foot Clown Nail Pink Floyd’s “Wish You Were Here” (VIDEO)

I have to admit, I never saw this one coming. A 7 foot clown called Puddles Pity Party, goes into a coffee shop and nails the Pink Floyd classic Wish You Were Here...

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TBT: Bad Company Plays Maine This Week in 1979

 

By 1979, rock was in a weird place. Southern rock was waning, disco had taken over, and even mega bands like ELO and KISS were disco'ing their sounds for radio. Bad Company were bucking the trend with an upswing in popularity.

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