Tag: Music

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I'm Sammy Hagar, and I Learned to Cook Before I Learned to Rock

The former Van Halen front man has actually made more money from booze and food than from music.

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Blowhards

Inside the cutthroat world of competitive bagpiping.

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Meet the Shaggs

From 1968-1973, the three teenage Wiggin sisters, guided by a domineering father, played their strange music at New Hampshire ballrooms and recorded a single album. The Philosophy of the World LP goes for over $500 today, but the intervening decades have not been kind to the Wiggins.

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The Voice

On the life and death of The Voice contestant Anthony Riley.

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Never Mainline

On Keith Richards’ autobiography.

There’s some very sensible advice on how to take drugs, too.
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The Lost Girls

The Runaways, their manager Kim Fowley, and the rape of the band’s bassist, long kept a secret.

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"The Conclusion of the Age of the Prophets"

Remembering jazz musician Ornette Coleman.

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Calling Art

On the wandering career and sweet baritone voice of Art Laboe, the DJ behind the phrase “oldies but goodies.”

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Blow Hard

Scott Storch, a producer who earned six figures for beats he made in less than an hour, was worth an estimated $70 million. Then he blew it all in a bizarre cocaine binge.

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The True Life Confessions of Fleetwood Mac

In the wake of Rumours, the band endures a series of break-ups.

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Amen! (D'Angelo's Back)

A profile of the singer as he returns to the stage for the first time in a dozen years.

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New York Is Killing Me

A profile of Gil-Scott Heron.