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The History of ‘Superstition,’ the No. 1 Song Stevie Wonder Stole From Jeff Beck

When Stevie Wonder scored a No. 1 hit with 'Superstition' on Jan. 27, 1973, it announced a new sound for the brilliantly talented full-service singer, songwriter and musician.

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Dinosaurs Are Coming to Victoria This Weekend

Jurassic Quest is coming to Victoria, TX for the FIRST TIME EVER! Jurassic Quest is the LARGEST, most realistic dinosaur event on the continent...

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Ladies and Gentlemen…..Vlad the Inhaler

In the 15th century, Vlad III, the Prince of Wallachia, was commonly known as “Vlad the Impaler.” His rap sheet included stabbing hundreds of guests at a banquet, decapitation, and inspiring Bram Stoker’s Dracula...

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The History of Led Zeppelin’s Boston Ban

Early 1975 was an exciting time for Led Zeppelin fans, with an upcoming tour and the impending release of the band's sixth LP, Physical Graffiti.

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That Time Ray Davies Was Shot in New Orleans

Like many British rockers of his generation, Ray Davies has a big crush on America.

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The History of the Jimi Hendrix Experience’s BBC Ban

Hendrix's infamous appearance on Lulu's show took place on Jan. 4, 1969.

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The Day Keith Moon Accidentally Ran Over and Killed His Chauffeur

Keith Moon accidentally ran over his chauffeur on Jan. 4, 1970.

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That Time John Lennon and Yoko Ono’s Controversial ‘Two Virgins’ Album Was Seized by Police

On Jan. 2, 1969, John Lennon and Yoko Ono's 'Two Virgins' was seized by police because of its controversial cover.

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The Story of How the Beatles Tried to ‘Get Back’ to Their Roots

As 1969 began, the Beatles were in a free fall.

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The History of Kenney Jones’ Time With the Who

Kenney Jones was already highly regarded in the British rock scene by the end of 1978, when he got the unexpected opportunity of a lifetime.

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The Story of Slash and Duff McKagan’s Last Classic-Era Guns N’ Roses Show

When Slash and Duff McKagan walked offstage, they had no idea it would be their last gig with the classic-era lineup of the band.

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That Time Grand Funk Railroad’s Equipment Was Seized by Their Former Manager

Grand Funk Railroad were sued by manager Terry Knight in December 1972.

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