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Watch Paul Simon’s Extremely Awkward Encounter With Fred Armisen & Carrie Brownstein On Portlandia

Portlandia is infamous for having musicians make cameos, sometimes in awkward scenarios. Paul Simon was the latest victim as he had to endure a Q & A session with Kath & Dave.

03/02/2015

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From The Big Screen To The Round Tube, 10 Hollywood Stars That Have Starred In Music Videos

“Wait a minute, is that who I think it is?” Have you ever asked yourself this question when watching a music video? Unless the band acts in the video themselves like Foo Fighters, music videos usually require actors to help bring the video to life. You might be surprised to find out which hollywood names have been in music videos. Some tried it later in their careers, while others appeared in videos before hitting it big. Here are ten actors and actresses that have been in music videos.

WXRT–02/20/2015

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10 Of The Best Rock Performances In Grammy History

The Grammys are on CBS this Sunday and although it’s primarily an award ceremony, the show has featured some amazing performances over the years.

WXRT–02/05/2015

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Paul McCartney, Paul Simon, And More Will Appear As Musical Guests On SNL’s 40th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday Night Live’s 40th Anniversary celebration keeps growing larger by the day. In addition to former cast members making their return, the show will feature a bevy of musical performers that make it worthwhile to tune in.

02/02/2015

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They Made How Much??? Top Grossing Music Tours Of 2014

See any good live music this year? Living in or near a huge city like Chicago certainly has its advantages when it comes to seeing concerts. If you had any memorable concert experiences this year, you can vote for them in the concert section in this year’s XRT Music & Movies poll. See if your favorites make the list when we announce the winners live on the air on January 7th. What about everybody else? What did they see? Remember, not everyone’s taste in music is as good as yours. With that in mind, here’s a look at some of the most successful tours of 2014 in North America. The results are from a poll done by Pollstar. Listed below are the names of the bands or artists, where they ranked in the top 100 tours and how much money their tours grossed.

WXRT–12/05/2014

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Paul Simon Green-Lights a New Biography About His Life

The tome will be authored by noted music critic Robert Hilburn, who can count a biography on Johnny Cash among his many accomplishments.

11/05/2014

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Paul Simon Exhibit Coming to Rock Hall

The exhibit coincides with the 50th anniversary of Simon’s career.

10/29/2014

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Every Musician Who’s Hosted ‘Saturday Night Live,’ Ranked

in honor of the show’s 40th anniversary season premiere on Saturday, we have compiled a list of every single musical host and then ranked them. Live from New York, it’s completely subjective ratings time!

09/26/2014

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Watch Paul Simon Honor George Harrison, Cover the Beatles’ ‘Here Comes the Sun’

It’s all part of a tribute week on ‘Conan’ to Harrison.

09/25/2014

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