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2016 In Review

You Want It Darker: 2016’s Musician Deaths & Where We Go From Here

At the tail end of last year, Lemmy Kilmister died. You could see that one coming, between recurring reports of the man’s failing health and…
Ryan Leas | December 2, 2016 - 2:00 pm

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Elton John Pays Tribute To Leon Russell

Back in the the early 1970s, when Elton John was a young unknown, he opened a few shows for his idol Leon Russell. Decades later…
Peter Helman | November 13, 2016 - 7:35 pm

R.I.P. Leon Russell

Southern rock legend Leon Russell died in his sleep in Nashville last night, NPR reports. The news was confirmed by Russell's family in a post
Peter Helman | November 13, 2016 - 12:25 pm