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Did You Hear That? Bizarre Instruments In Rock [Playlist]

When you think of rock music, your mind probably jumps to the guitar (naturally). Years and years of rock history have shown the guitar as a main medium for this music to travel through. But, we know that’s not the only instrument, right?


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Cage the Elephant Talks Chicago, Melophobia, And Effects Of Intense Eye Contact

“Chicago happens to be one of our favorite cities in the world,” the group said in agreement. “When I’m in Detroit, I tell them about Chicago.”


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Hopefully Halftime: 10 Artists Who Would Rock The Super Bowl [Playlist]

Unless you have avoided all media outlets and have not spoken a word about the Super Bowl with anyone, you would know that the halftime performer this year is Katy Perry and she will be featuring Lenny Kravitz.


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Sneak Preview of The Black Keys on ‘Austin City Limits’ [Watch]

The Black Keys can be seen on the Austin City Limits series this weekend on PBS and they’ve shared a few songs from that performance via YouTube.  Have a peek and look for the band […]


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Governors Ball 2015 Lineup Led By Black Keys, Lana Del Rey & DeadMau5

Started from the bottom, now the Governors Ball is here with a Canadian rapper, a blues duo, a Mickey Mouse-esque DJ and the gangster Nancy Sinatra leading its fifth year lineup.


Patrick Carney (l) and Dan Auerbach of the Black Keys

The Black Keys’ Patrick Carney Dislocates Shoulder, Calls It a Lifetime Movie

He’s had no problem poking fun at his ailment on Instagram.


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The Top 5 Selling Vinyl Records Of 2014 May Look Familiar

The resurgence in vinyl sales has been ongoing for the past few years now and it showed no sign of dying down this year. According to the Wall Street Journal, sales of vinyl records are up 49% compared to this time last year. Over eight million records have been sold this year. Let’s take a look at the top 5 best selling vinyl’s from the Wall Street Journals report.


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Follow Me To Fun: Muscians To Follow On Instagram

Instagram allows people to get closer to their favorite rock stars than ever before. Many celebrities run their own account, so it gives the fan a direct look into what they are doing. Patrick Carney […]


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Jack White, Black Keys Among 2015 Grammy Nominees

Earlier today, CBS This Morning revealed a partial list of 2015 Grammy nominees. The artists up for Best Rock Song of the year will be very familiar to XRT listeners.


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Bonnaroo’s Black Friday Holiday Pre-Sale Special

Black Friday is a big deal for a lot of people. Customers rush into stores, pushing and shoving their way through aisles to ensure that they get that special product that’s on sale before it leaves the shelf. Parking lots are a zoo and stores operate on special hours to accommodate the early bird Black Friday enthusiasts.