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Treasure trove of rock memorabilia includes Kurt Cobain hair

May. 12, 2021 13:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Guitars from Eddie Van Halen, Eric Clapton and Aerosmith as well as autographed memorabilia from The Beatles and even strands of hair from Kurt Cobain are some of the highlights of an online rock ‘n’ roll auction that ends over the weekend. Six...

Getting up Close with Glenn and Ted Nash, new duo in jazz

May. 05, 2021 13:04 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Glenn Close recently made music-related headlines for her playful performance of “Da Butt” at the Academy Awards, but the revered actor has some real music news: she’s releasing an album with Grammy-winning jazz saxophonist-composer Ted Nash on Friday. ...

An immersive experience: Getting away through flotation pods

Apr. 18, 2021 09:36 AM EDT

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — The water was warm, but not hot. Float Effects owners, Jeremy and Rachel Jarrell, explained the water in their sensory deprivation, flotation pods was kept at a stable 93.5 degrees. “About the surface temperature of...

Review: 'In Another World,' Cheap Trick still on top of it

Apr. 09, 2021 09:14 AM EDT

Cheap Trick, “In Another World” (BMG) In another world, it's still 1979, and Cheap Trick is arguably the biggest American rock band. Tracks like “Here's Looking at You” are dominating FM radio and teens are bopping to “The Party," singing along with...

Dear Sir or Madam: Paul McCartney memoir due out in November

Feb. 24, 2021 12:03 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Paul McCartney is finally ready to write his memoirs, and will use music — and a Pulitzer Prize-winning poet — to help guide him. “The Lyrics: 1956 to the Present” will be released Nov. 2, according to a joint announcement Wednesday from the...