Ten facts you didn’t know about Woodstock on the anniversary of the iconic outdoor festival

musicTen facts you didn’t know about Woodstock on the anniversary of the iconic outdoor festival
Jimi Hendrix, one of the greatest guitarists to ever strap up, was the one to close out the music festival. Hendrix had to wait until 8:30 a.m. Monday morning to perform because of the rain delays. The crowd that was once over 400,000 was just 30,000 by …
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Guns N’ Roses tour dates of Australia in 2017 leak early
He prepares himself, ready to go.” Even Guns N’ Roses guitarists Slash and McKagan, 52, gave their seal of approval at the AC/DC show in London earlier this year, with Slash tweeting: “ACDC/Axl gig at Olympic Stadium was nothing short of awesome last night!
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LA’s Gun Outfit and Limerick’s Fonda play Dolan’s tonight
Start the weekend early … like right now!!! this Tuesday Aug 16 for some outstanding rock indie acts from US and closer to home at Dolan’s tonight FORMED in 2007 in Olympia, Washington guitarists/ vocalists Dylan Sharp and Caroline Keith plyed …
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The Most Iconic Hats In Hip-Hop + R&B

musicThe Most Iconic Hats In Hip-Hop + R&B
Hip-hop and R&B embody their own styles as much as they do sounds, and hats play a part of the sartorial side to either genre. From Ne-Yo’s fedoras to Busta Rhymes’ Dr. Seuss hat, these are the hats that became like limbs to the hip-hop and R&B artists …
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Meet James Davis, Three Siblings Making The R&B They Always Wanted
The downcast R&B ballad, with its booming tom drums and piano chords, unfurls as aimlessly as the ride, without a clear hook to hang on to. Yes, they can be cool, but am I not the exception? vocalist Jess croons. It’s a question that the 26-year-old …
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SXSW 2015 Saturday Hip-Hop and R&B Highlights: Young Thug, Travis Scott
We have survived the five days of the Music portion of SXSW, and it is accurate to say it wrapped with a bang. See our recaps of Travis Scott and Young Thug’s co-headlining set at the Yahoo space, John Legend and his five mentees, plus YG, and Zoë …
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