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The 50 Heaviest Rock Songs Before Black Sabbath — Songs 50 to 41

Source: Guitar World

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The origin of heavy metal is a very fuzzy thing, but most historians and fans can agree that Black Sabbath’s eponymous 1970 debut was the first true heavy metal album. Its thunderous drums, sinister riffs and downright evil lyrics left little to be debated. But what we wanted to know was this: What was the heaviest song before Black Sabbath? We ranked the the following songs based on a variety of factors: distortion/fuzz, playing speed, "darkness," volume, shock value ...
Full article at: Guitar World 1 day ago, 8:34am CDT


Flashback: See Gary Glitter Nearly Knock Roger Daltrey's Eye Out

Source: Rolling Stone

Roger Daltrey couldn't have been more excited when Pete Townshend decided to reform the Who in 1996 for a grandiose production of Quadrophenia in London's Hyde Park The Who hadn't played in seven years at that point and two years earlier Daltery and John Entwistle launched an American tour wh ...
Full article at: Rolling Stone 2 days ago, 1:55pm CDT

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Pete Townshend confirms The Who's 50th anniversary tour and new album


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The Who are gearing up for a world tour and the recording of a new album this year. Guitarist Pete Townshend revealed the information, saying that a worldwide tour starting in the UK was on the cards for Christmas 2014. At the same time he also confirmed that a new album was in the works, but only if the band was able to sort through the thousands of hours of music that they had recorded.  "It will be a world tour. I'm not crazy about going o ...
Full article at: GIGWISE 2 days ago, 9:18am CDT

Thirty Great Guitarists — Including Steve Vai, David Gilmour and Eddie Van Halen — Pick the Greatest Guitarists of All Time

Source: Guitar World

The David Lynch Foundation Hosts "An Intimate Night Of Jazz"
Who is the greatest guitarist on the planet? On the face of it, that question is a no-brainer: It's Hendrix. Or Clapton. Or Page. Or Beck. Or ... is it? In 2010, as Guitar World was celebrating its 30th anniversary, we picked 30 guitarists and asked them to name their guitar heroes — and the results will surprise you. ANGUS YOUNG by Joe Perry Apart from the usual suspects—Page, Clapton, Beck, Hendrix and Peter Green—one of my favorite guitarists is Angus Young. I first saw him wh ...
Full article at: Guitar World Apr 11 2014, 8:28am CDT

Pete Townshend Composes Song for 'The Americans'

Source: Rolling Stone

Premiere Of Summit Entertainment's "Draft Day" - Arrivals
A new Pete Townshend song "It Must Be Done" will premiere in the episode of the TV series The Americans that airs April 30th Townshend wrote the song with Nathan Barr who has composed music for movies and TV shows including True Blood Hostel and Cabin Fever a ...
Full article at: Rolling Stone Apr 7 2014, 10:09am CDT

Pete Townshend Writes Song For 'The Americans'

Source: Ultimate Classic Rock

Lanzarote A Popular Destination For British Holiday Makers
A new Pete Townshend song will debut on FX's 'The Americans' on April 30. Continue r ...
Full article at: Ultimate Classic Rock Apr 5 2014, 11:37am CDT

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