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New music now comes out on Fridays

For decades, new music releases came out on Tuesdays, but not anymore.

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Turn it down: Study says millions at risk for hearing loss

A new study shows almost half of all 12 to 35-year-olds listen to unsafe levels of music on their personal audio devices or cellphones.

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Grand Ole Opry gets historic designation

The building that houses the heart of country music has an official place in American history.

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George Harrison tree tribute replaced to mark 72nd birthday

A new tree tribute to the late George Harrison has been planted in a Los Angeles park after a beetle infestation killed off the last pine.

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Rock ‘n’ roll dreams come true for adults at Minnesota camp

Just because you have a family and a mortgage doesn't mean you can't rock and roll.

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Las Vegas plans Elvis exhibit

It opens 59 years to the day since the King first performed in Las Vegas.

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Kanye West publicly apologizes to Beck

The rapper has publicly apologized to Beck almost three weeks after staging a silent protest at the Grammys.

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Imagine Dragons roar to top of Billboard chart

The band's new release, "Smoke + Mirrors," has sold 195,000 copies.

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iTunes users like U2 after all

All those people who complained about U2's free album account appear to be a vocal minority.

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Bon Jovi helps provide ‘spoon full of hope’ to hometown

Jon Bon Jovi is sponsoring a community restaurant on the Jersey shore near his childhood home.

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Mary J. Blige heading to ‘Empire’

The R&B star is the latest to land a guest role on the hit Fox drama.

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‘Physical Graffiti’ was a labor of love for Jimmy Page

Jimmy Page wanted to remaster Led Zeppelin's music because he hates how modern versions sound.

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Jimi Hendrix gets ‘animated’ for last interview

The audio clip of journalist Keith Altham's chat, which he recorded a week before Hendrix's death in 1970, has been given the cartoon treatment.

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Roger Taylor fighting to keep his Freddie Mercury statue

The percussionist erected the statue in his garden to honor the band's late frontman, but neighbors complain the monument is illegal.

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Music connects ailing Glen Campbell and daughter Ashley

Although she can't have a typical conversation with her father, Campbell's daughter says she's able to speak to him through music.

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Def Leppard doesn’t need a Rock Hall induction

Joe Elliott has added his name to the list of rockers who will turn down an induction to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.

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Credit cards, driver’s licenses among items at ‘legendary’ auction

Rare photographs and important documents from Kurt Cobain and Frank Sinatra are among the items up for grabs.

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Willie Nelson to star in new film

The country music veteran is set to star alongside actress Charlotte Rampling in a new movie filmed on his private ranch in Texas.

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ZZ Top’s Billy Gibbons plans Latin-themed solo album

The guitar great plans a solo album full of his favorite rhythms.

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Taylor Swift & Jimmy Fallon dancing on the Jumbotron

The "Blank Space" hitmaker loves hanging out with the "Tonight Show" host and getting caught on the dance cam.

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