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The History of Aerosmith vs. Philadelphia, Round Two

A year after an Aerosmith concert in Philadelphia was cut short when a cherry bomb thrown onstage injured both Steven Tyler and Joe Perry, the group gave the City of Brotherly Love another chance.

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Why the Alice Cooper Band Fell Apart After ‘Muscle of Love’

The original Alice Cooper band released their final album, 'Muscle of Love,' in November 1973.

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The Oldest Restaurant in Texas Is…

You know, the best food is always served at a place that has a story. In the case of the oldest restaurant in Texas, Scholz Garten definitely has a story.

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The Story of Ozzy Osbourne’s Retirement, and His Un-Retirement

As Ozzy Osbourne piled up career achievements and more shockingly controversial episodes throughout the '80s, the last thing anyone thought he'd do was quit.

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Halloween Legends That Are Actually True (Sort Of)

Especially around Halloween, most of us enjoy a good old-fashioned “it happened to a friend of a friend” urban legend that gives us a bit of a fright. Some of these tales may have even really happened. Well, kind of.

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Keith Moon Plays His Last Who Concert

The end of the Who's 1976 tour, at Toronto's Maple Leaf Gardens on Oct. 21, 1976, marked the last concert for their drummer, Keith Moon.

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Social Media Outrage Over Pepsi’s “Early” Release of Pepsi Perfect

Well the internet is up in arms once again. This time over a bottle of soda. No kidding.

Apparently, from what I can gather, Pepsi was to release around 6500 special edition bottles of "Pepsi Perfect"...

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The History of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Tragic Plane Crash

Lynyrd Skynyrd had established themselves as one of the most successful rock bands of the '70s by the time they released 'Street Survivors' in October 1977.

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The Story of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s ‘Street Survivors,’ Which Arrived Shortly Before Tragedy

Lynyrd Skynyrd's 'Street Survivors' was released on Oct. 17, 1977, only three days before their fatal plane crash.

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images
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The Ugly Breakup of Creedence Clearwater Revival

Creedence Clearwater Revival announced their split on Oct. 16, 1972.

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How AC/DC Elevated Their Career With the Live ‘If You Want Blood You’ve Got It’

By 1978, AC/DC had packed their relatively short, half-decade career with five albums and hundreds of concerts.

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The Time Kiss Joined a Michigan High School’s Homecoming Celebration

Maybe you had a cool homecoming dance. But you were never Kiss-played-my-homecoming-dance cool.

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