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  1. Rock fans weigh in on thetop bassists of all time: pollRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    ... to as "The Ox," played a key role in revolutionizing the modern sound of rock music. The Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea performs during the Live Earth concert at Wembley Stadium in London, July 7, 2007. The Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist, whose ...

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  2. Rock Ramblings: Ita s true: Todaya s pop music getting dumberRead the original story

    Yesterday | Medincine Hat News

    Pop music. It's not exactly deep. In fact when you hear some of what passes for chart-toppers today you have to wonder where it's headed.

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  3. Red Hot Chili Peppers' Chad Smith Jams With Kids For Charity Event [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith has raised over $80,000 for the Little Kids Rock charity by jamming onstage with young fans. The Family Jam event, which helps provide music education to young students, was held at Facebook HQ in honour of former Facebook head chef Joseph Desimone , who died in 2013 in a motorbike accident.

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  4. John Frusciante Says He'll Stop Making Music for Public ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WWBN-FM Burton

    Last month, John Frusciante released his self-titled debut under his new Trickfinger moniker via Acid Test. The album sees the ex- Red Hot Chili Peppers guitarist exploring acid house and electronic music, and in a new in-depth interview with Electronic Beats , Frusciante describes his relationship with that music and how he came to it.

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  5. They remade Point Break because life is fu...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KKSF 103.7

    This is the trailer for the new Point Break; you remember Point Break, right, the 1991 classic about a brotherhood of surfers rob banks in order to pay for more surfing? Sure, the acting wasn't amazing , the character development was a bit off , and they could have gotten a hotter love interest , but it had heart, and Anthony Kiedis from the Red Hot Chili Peppers. The trailer for the new Point Break looks like a Super Bowl commercial for energy drinks.

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  6. John Frusciante Will No Longer Release Music [News]Read the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... after John's friends, which include the likes of Johnny Depp , Perry Farrell , Gibby Haynes and his ex-RHCP bandmate Flea , encouraged him to proceed with the release of material he wrote in his spare time during " Blood Sugar Sex Magik " sessions. ...

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  7. Red Hot Chili Peppers' Chad Smith jams with kids for charity event - " watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | NME

    Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith has raised over $80,000 for the Little Kids Rock charity by jamming onstage with young fans. The Family Jam event, which helps provide music education to young students, was held at Facebook HQ in honour of former Facebook head chef Joseph Desimone, who died in 2013 in a motorbike accident.

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  8. The Jake Glen Tribe heats up a soggy day at WingstockRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Star-Telegram.com

    Once again, we have the annual festival of the great winged bison - Wingstock 2015 . Three days of music, wings, good friends and pizza - if you aren't into wings.

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  9. Under the Bridge by Red Hot Chili PeppersRead the original story

    Tuesday May 26 | WJXA-FM Nashville

    Sometimes I feel Like I don't have a partner Sometimes I feel Like my only friend Is the city I live in The city of angels Lonely as I am Together we cry I drive on her streets cause she's my companion I walk through her hills cause she knows who I am She sees my good deeds And she kisses me windy I never worry Now that is a lie I don't ever want to feel Like I did that day Take me to the place I love Take me all the way It's hard to believe That there's nobody out there It's hard to believe That I'm all alone At least I have her love The city she loves me Lonely as I am Together we cry I don't ever want to feel Like I did that day Take me to the place I love Take me all the way Under the bridge downtown Is where I drew some blood Under the bridge downtown I could not get enough Under the bridge downtown Forgot about my love Under the bridge downtown I gave my life away

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  10. RFH Students Showcase Arts TalentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | Red Bank Green

    Students of Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School wow the crowd during the recent RFH Jazz Combo and Vocal Concert on May 18. Up next at RFH is a Night of the Arts concert and student art exhibit that takes place this Thursday, May 28. Hard work, creativity, and abundant talent were driving forces behind the enthralling performances on May 18, as the Jazz Combo and Vocal Concert spotlighted a wide variety of vocal and instrumental talents from the students of Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School. The year-end talent showcases continue this Thursday, May 28, when RFH presents a "Night of the Arts;" an event that pairs the annual spring concert with a student art exhibit.

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  11. Singapore Tourism Board rolls out new videos, including short film by local director Royston TanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Straits Times

    The Singapore Tourism Board has rolled out three new videos it hopes will attract more Australian, Chinese and Filipino tourists here. These videos, which are part of marketing campaigns in the three countries, showcase different aspects of Singapore including the sleek, modern business district and heartland activities such as songbird corners.

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  12. Watch RHCP's Chad Smith Jam With Children for 'Little Kids Rock' EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | RollingStone

    Red Hot Chili Peppers ' Chad Smith received the "Livin' the Dream" award at Little Kids Rock 's first ever Family Jam, raising over $85,000 to help provide music education for students. The Family Jam took place at Facebook's headquarters last week, and Smith attended to accept the award created in honor of former Facebook head chef Josef Desimone, who died in a motorcycle accident in 2013.

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  13. The Justice Department on Netroots Radio Presents: "The Streets of His Soldier Mind"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | Daily Kos

    I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program Director for Netroots Radio ; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop.

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  14. SMOKEFREEROCKQUEST 2015- Hawkes Bay regional final...Read the original story

    Sunday May 24 | Scoop

    All girl rock band Regal in Black had the stand out factor that took the honours at this years Hawkes Bay Smokefreerockquest final at the Napier Municipal Theatre on Saturday. All girl rock band Regal in Black had the 'stand out factor' that took the honours at this year's Hawkes Bay Smokefreerockquest final at the Napier Municipal Theatre on Saturday.

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  15. Get ready to rock at Knipfest 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Grantham Journal

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A village music festival which has raised more than 100,000 for charity since its inception in 2009 is aiming to add at least another 12,000 to the coffers this year.

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  16. Rock Hall Connection: Bassist Louis JohnsonRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | Examiner.com

    ... were considered the first to use this technique, which was followed by future artists including Red Hot Chili Peppers' Flea.

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  17. Ready to rock? Triad radio station changes formatRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Business Journal

    Triad radio station 105.7 WVBZ-FM is targeting a different rock audience with a shift in format starting Friday to now feature artists such as Soundgarden, Nirvana, MA tley CrA1 4e and the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Previously, the station, called 105.7 The Buzz, focused on newer alternative rock, but with the shift it's offering listeners what Program Director Keith Allen called "the best rock of all time."

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  18. Seven Bands Rock Out at This Year's Battle of the BandsRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | M-A Bear News

    A hosted another successful Battle of the Bands despite an flurry of technical complications throughout the evening. Seven bands duked it out on The Green for a chance at a $100 iTunes gift card and a feature performance at lunch.

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  19. Popular music only at 3rd grade reading levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | KIMT

    It doesn't look good for some of our go-to singers and song writers, in fact only one song in this study reached a 4th grade reading level. And that is "Dani California" by the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

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  20. Nickelback Top Popular Rock Acts in Lyrics Intelligence AnalysisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | WWBN-FM Burton

    Lyrics to most songs aren't exactly Shakespearean, but a new study scientifically examining lyrics says they are barely grade school level. Seatsmart.com has done a 10 year analysis of popular Billboard songs in various genres, coming up with a grade level score for each song along with some other metrics.

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