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The Residents Album Cover

‘Eyeball’ Mask, Classic Album Cover Of ‘The Residents’ Stolen From SF Man

A highly valuable mask and album cover from avante-garde band The Residents was stolen from a San Francisco man earlier this month after thieves intercepted a package, police said Friday.

05/22/2015

Lady Gaga and David Letterman

What David Letterman & His ‘Late Show’ Meant To Music

David Letterman was your taste-maker older brother who shared his favorite music nightly like a perfectly curated mixtape.

05/19/2015

Jerry Garcia in a 1988 interview. (CBS)

Jerry Garcia Opens Up About Life In Long Lost 1988 Interview Tapes

Jerry Garcia opened up about his near-death experience, and his days with the Grateful Dead in long-lost interview tapes from 1988.

05/17/2015

T-Boz and Chilli, the surviving members of TLC. (CBS)

Surviving Members Of TLC To Make Comeback After Successful Kickstarter

One of the hottest groups of the 90s and one of the hottest girl groups ever is making a comeback, thanks to a Kickstarter campaign and some die-hard fans.

05/16/2015

American blues musician B.B. King performs December 12, 1989 at the Bercy concert hall in Paris.  AFP PHOTO BERTRAND GUAY   (Photo credit: BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty Images)

B.B. King Considered Standing Ovation From Bunch Of ‘Hippies’ In San Francisco A Career Breakthrough

In an anecdote from his autobiography, the late blues legend wrote about being reluctant to play San Francisco’s Fillmore because he didn’t think hippies cared about the blues. They ended up loving him.

05/15/2015

LAS VEGAS - AUGUST 16: Recording artist B.B. King performs at his B.B. King's Blues Club at the Mirage Hotel & Casino August 16, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Blues Legend B.B. King Dies At 89

`King of the Blues’ legend B.B. King dead in Las Vegas at age 89, his attorney says.

05/14/2015

BottleRock Stage (credit: Bob McClenahan/BottleRock Napa Valley)

Save The Date: Complete Guide To Northern California Summer Music FestivalsYou Need To Know About

Between all of the amazing events announced in the Bay Area in recent months, it’s beginning to get a little tough to keep track of each music festival coming our way.

05/12/2015

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Was Music Better Back In The Day? Study Says It Isn’t… You’re Just Getting Old

Think music was better back in the day? Of course, you do. A study says it’s

because you stopped listening to new music at 33.

05/06/2015

US jazz great musician Lionel Hampton plays his vibraphone during ceremonies in which he donated the instrument for display 30 January, 2001 at the Smithsonian Institution's American History Museum in Washington, DC.  (MARIO TAMA/AFP/Getty Images)

East Bay Jazz Enthusiast Unearths Long-Lost Symphony Of Music Legend Lionel Hampton

Lionel Hampton was a jazz bandleader and “king of the vibraphone” for half a century. But when a five-alarm fire ripped through his Manhattan apartment in 1997, the 83-year-old lost everything, including his prized symphony.

05/04/2015

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Christina Aguilera Goes Country With Rascal Flatts At The ACM Awards

Christina Aguilera and Rascal Flatts teamed up for the first of two big collaborations on the ACM Awards that connected pop and country Sunday night.

04/19/2015

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