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Smokey Robinson gets tribute treatment in Cleveland

Case Western Reserve University and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame are going to spend a week studying and celebrating Smokey Robinson.

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Joe Walsh writing his life story

The rocker jokes he used to think he could make more money by not writing a book than by writing one.

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Want to buy Pink Floyd’s flying pig? Too late

Algie the flying pig is no longer up for sale -- going back to the band instead.

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Dolly Parton teases new TV movie

They hadn't even started shooting the movie, but Dolly Parton had no trouble selling "Coat of Many Colors" to critics. The film, set to air Dec. 10 on NBC, is inspired by Parton's childhood.

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10 of the most memorable MTV Video Music Awards moments

Since debuting in 1984, the MTV Video Music Awards have prided themselves on being a stage for all things hip - and often - controversial.

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Pink Floyd’s flying pig set for auction

Executives at Air Artists, the firm behind the floating porky, are selling off the blow-up pig as part of a rock memorabilia sale, which will also feature items created for the Rolling Stones, Iron Maiden and AC/DC.

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Richie Sambora developing TV show

The former Bon Jovie rocker is expanding his resumé by developing a TV show for HBO.

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Slash to producer slasher film

The former Guns 'N Roses star has teamed up with horror production firm Revolver Picture Company for a new movie franchise.

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Paul McCartney drawings among Beatles auction

The sketches, which are expected to fetch more than $16,000, feature line portraits of three figures who look like members of the band, and were found in an attic by the seller.

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MTV VMAs: Tears, chaos, and music history

The Executive Producer of the MTV Video Music Awards looks back at the craziest and the most unpredictable moments in the ceremony's history.

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Aretha Franklin eyeing Broadway life story musical

The Queen of Soul is already in negotiations for a possible film and TV mini-series about her life, and now she reveals she is talking to actress and director Marsha Mason about a stage show.

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Chaka Khan hitting the dance floor for 21st season of ‘DWTS’

The soul star is among the contestants hoping to bust a move on the hit reality TV competition.

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Aerosmith’s Joe Perry ‘starstruck’ while recording Hollywood Vampires album

Joe Perry is still pinching himself after getting the chance to work with his musical hero Sir Paul McCartney.

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Grateful Dead and John Mayer announce tour

While the final chance to see all the surviving members of Grateful Dead jam out together came and went with their epic “Fare Thee Well” reunion concerts, the Dead aren’t exactly done.

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The Beatles’ ‘Help!’ turns 50

The spy spoof - at one point titled "Eight Arms to Hold You" - opened on Aug. 25, 1965.

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Velvet Underground to reissue ‘Loaded’

The band is releasing a six-disc, deluxe edition of their final album with Lou Reed.

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Iron Maiden pen Robin Williams tribute

One of the tunes on "The Book of Souls" is a tribute to the "Mrs. Doubtfire" star, who took his own life last year following a long battle with depression.

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Courtney Love writes touching note to Kurt Cobain

The Hole rocker posted an emotional note to her late husband on Instagram, days after their daughter's 23rd birthday.

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Sebastian Bach celebrated his wedding with a KISS cover band

The former Skid Row frontman booked a KISS tribute band for his weekend wedding gala, and then joined them onstage.

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At this record store, vinyl outsells everything

The comeback of vinyl records is strong at Austin's Waterloo Records, where LPs account for more than 50 percent of sales.

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