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Talented Kids Cover Ozzy’s ‘Crazy Train’ [Video]

Louisville Leopard Percussionists, a group of local Louisville kid, impressively cover Ozzy Osbourne's classic, "Crazy Train".

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Spotify Has Figured Out That Musical Midlife Crisis Happens at Age 42

Number crunchers and big brains at Spotify sifted through the data and discovered there’s a “musical midlife crisis” that hits us at age 42. It seems 42 is the age when many of us rediscover the joys of current pop music.

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Rick Springfield, Loverboy & The Romantics Announce Tour

Are you ready to rock like it's 1982?

Rick Springfield and Loverboy have announced a co-headlining summer/fall tour that will kick off August 29th in Atlanta, Georgia. The Romantics will also be featured on some dates.

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Re-mastered John Lennon Albums To Be Released on Vinyl [Video]

John Lennon fans certainly have something to look forward to this summer. On June 9th, newly re-mastered vinyl versions of all eight of Lennon’s solo albums will be released in a new 9-LP boxed collection, simply titled “Lennon.”

And is it possible John Lennon is alive and well and living in Traverse City? A nutty story makes that claim.

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Sandra Bullock Named PEOPLE’s Most Beautiful Woman of 2015 [PHOTO]

It's official: Sandra Bullock is PEOPLE's Most Beautiful Woman of 2015.

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Neil Young Announces New Tour Dates

Neil Young is hitting the road, and he's bringing Willie Nelson’s sons with him. Young and Promises of Real, consisting of Willie’s sons Lukas and Mikah, will hit the road with a tour that kicks off July 5th at Milwaukee’s Summerfest.

The "Rebel Content" tour in total will hit 11 cities, including suburban Detroit, mostly playing outdoor amphitheaters. The trek is so far set to wrap July 24th in Ontario, Canada.

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Willie Nelson’s New Single Celebrates Pot Smoking And Old Guy Crankiness [Video]

Willie Nelson waited until 4/20 to release his new music video with Merle Haggard, which celebrates weed and cantankerousness the way only Willie can.

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Yoko Ono Calls Ringo Starr the ‘Most Influential’ Beatle

You can say many things about Ringo Starr's career with The Beatles. He certainly was the funniest Beatle, the least serious, and the one that may have been the most relatable, but the most influential?

That's what Yoko Ono said about Ringo this weekend, and she should know because, well, because, okay, I'm not really sure why.

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Inducts The Class of 2015 [Video/Photos]

A new class of musical legends were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Saturday night in Cleveland, Ohio.

This year’s class included of Ringo Starr, Bill Withers, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Stevie Ray Vaughan & Double Trouble, the Paul Butterfield Blues Band, Green Day and Lou Reed, so needless to say the ceremony was a star-studded affair.

Among the highlights:

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Paul McCartney Makes Plea To Stop Seal Slaughter [Video]

Paul McCartney has written an impassioned plea blasting the killing of over 400,000 baby harp and grey seals, sanctioned by the Canadian government.

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Record Store Day 2015: The Top Five Reasons I Still Love Listening To Records

Another Record Store Day is upon us, and all the record stores in the area have a ton of stuff planned to entertain you on Saturday, April 18.

But did you know vinyl is making a come back? Many current bands are releasing special editions on thicker, high grade vinyl. And younger people are gravitating toward records once again.

Here's five reasons why vinyl is still my preferred mode of listening to music.

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Michigan’s Joshua Davis Makes Top Ten on NBC’s ‘The Voice’ [Video]

Singing a song that paid a brief tribute to his home state, Traverse City's Joshua Davis advanced to the Top Ten on NBC's 'The Voice', thanks to your votes and support.

Now if we could only get show mentor Blake Shelton to listen to some old school Simon and Garfunkel.

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