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KFIX Rock News: Interactive Fleetwood Mac eBook Now Available »

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A new eBook based on a long-out-of-print authorized biography of Fleetwood Mac was recently released via Apple’s iBooks store and iTunes. Before the Beginning: A Personal and Opinionated History of Fleetwood Mac, by author Sam Graham, tells the band’s story from its late-’60s origins as a U.K.-based blues outfit through its Rumours-era heyday as one […]

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KFIX Rock News: Gregg Allman Seeks Protection From Liability In Fatal Accident Druring Filming Of Biopic »

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Gregg Allman has made a legal maneuver in an attempt to protect himself from liability in lawsuits brought against him in the wake of the fatal accident that took place this past February during the filming of a scene for Midnight Rider, the film based on his life story. Variety reports that the Allman Brothers Band frontman filed a claim against […]

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KFIX House Band Thurs 10/16: Black Sabbath »

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KFIX Rock News: Ozzy Osbourne To Receive Global Icon Award »

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The Prince of Darkness is officially being promoted to Icon of Darkness. Ozzy Osbourne will be honored with the Global Icon Award at this year’s MTV European Music Awards. Over his career, both as the frontman for Black Sabbath and as a solo artist, the three-time Grammy winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee has sold […]

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KFIX House Band For Wed 10/15: Janis Joplin »

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KFIX Rock News: Queen Debut Clips Of Unreleased Tracks »

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Queen Forever, the upcoming compilation that features three previously unreleased Queen tracks, doesn’t hit stores until November 10, but you can hear segments of a number of the tunes now in a new trailer for the album. The two-minute, 18-second clip can be viewed at the band’s official YouTube channel. The video includes snippets of all three unreleased […]

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KFIX Rock News: Led Zeppelin’s Jimmy Page Discusses Making “Stairway To Heaven” »

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The next wave of releases in the ongoing Led Zeppelin reissue campaign includes a expanded version of 1971’s Led Zeppelin IV, which features one of the all-time great rock anthems, “Stairway to Heaven.” In a new BBC News video feature, guitarist Jimmy Page discusses how the epic song was written as he listens to the remastered vinyl version of the track. […]

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KFIX House Band For Tue 10/14: Motley Crue »

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KFIX Rock News: Ted Nugent Paid Settlement For Canceled Concert »

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VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) – Ted Nugent has earned $45,000 for a concert he didn’t play. The Vancouver Colombian reports booking company Northwest Events and Marketing paid Nugent the settlement after his appearance at the Clark County Fair in Washington State was canceled. When Nugent’s appearance was announced in April, critics circulated a petition to get […]

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KFIX Rock News: The Eagles Don Henley Sues Over Ad »

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LOS ANGELES (AP) – Don Henley is suing a clothing company for using his name as a pun in an ad. The Hollywood Reporter reports Henley has filed a lawsuit against Duluth Trading Company for sending an email advertisement that said, “Don A Henley and Take It Easy.” Henley calls that unauthorized use of his […]

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KFIX House Band For Mon 10/13: The Police »

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KFIX Rock News: David Gilmour Says New Pink Floyd Album Will Be The Last »

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LONDON (AP) – David Gilmour says the upcoming album “The Endless River” will be the last Pink Floyd album. Gilmour tells the BBC he’s “pretty certain there will not be any follow up to this” because keyboardist Richard Wright is dead. Gilmour says the album is a tribute to Wright, who Gilmour feels was under-appreciated, […]

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KFIX Rock News: Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts Nominated For Rock Hall Of Fame »

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The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this morning announced the acts considered for induction for 2015.  They are: The Paul Butterfield Blues Band Chic Green Day Joan Jett & the Blackhearts Kraftwerk The Marvelettes N.W.A Nine Inch Nails Lou Reed The Smiths The Spinners Sting Stevie Ray Vaughan War Bill Withers An individual artist or band […]

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