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VAN HALEN: Runnin’ With the Same Beat

Numerous songs recorded over the past 30 years underwent quantization, which is the process of fixing all the parts to a fixed beat – even if that’s not how it was originally played. So, a YouTuber calling himself Dr. Bob has posted a video using Van Halen‘s “Runnin’ With the Devil,” recorded in 1977, as an example. He says, “I…read more »

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FLEETWOOD MAC: Going Back Again

Mick Fleetwood plans to follow up the release next month of his Peter Green tribute concert album and DVD with a documentary on Fleetwood Mac’s founder and their career before Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks launched them into the stratosphere. Mick tells Rolling Stone, “We’re working on what I hope will be a really substantive…read more »

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Foo Fighters Talk Medicine

Dave Grohl, Rami Jaffee and Pat Smear of Foo Fighters did a track-by-track video discussion of Medicine at Midnight. Check out the entire playlist on YouTube.read more »

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PETER FRAMPTON: Loses Voice

Peter Frampton has officially announced a release date for his next album, which we first reported on last October. Frampton Forgets the Words, his second instrumental album, will be out on April 23rd. The first was the 2007 Grammy Award-winning Fingerprints. “This album is a collection of 10 of my favorite pieces of music,” says…read more »

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PETER FRAMPTON: Loses Voice

Peter Frampton has officially announced a release date for his next album, which we first reported on last October. Frampton Forgets the Words, his second instrumental album, will be out on April 23rd. The first was the 2007 Grammy Award-winning Fingerprints. “This album is a collection of 10 of my favorite pieces of music,” says…read more »