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Lou Reed: 1942-2013…

"The first Velvet Underground album only sold 10,000 copies, but everyone who bought it formed a band." Brian Eno. Reed passed away Sunday, the result of complications from a liver transplant undertaken in ... Read More...
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RIP Mick Farren…

Counter-culture icon, musician, journalist, and author Mick Farren passed away Saturday night at the age of 69 when he collapsed on stage during a performance with his band The Deviants at the Atomic Sunshine F... Read More...
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Phil Ramone, 1934-2013…

Ramone, one of the most important producers, technologists, and talents in modern music, succumbed to an aortic aneurism early Saturday morning.  He was 79. Ramone's list of accomplishments are almost supern... Read More...
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Donna Summer: 1948-2012

Another member of disco's royalty has passed; Donna Summer was 63. Dubbed the 'Queen of Disco,' Summer was a critical ingredient of a 70s hit-machine, and part of a decade defined by billowy hair, extended dan... Read More...

Steve Jobs: What an Asshole

If nice guys finish last, then perhaps Steve Jobs is the type of guy who finishes first. We've been thumbing through the just-released Jobs biography by Walter Isaacson, one that profiles a relentless perfec... Read More...