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  1. GoLocalWorcester | Lifestyle | Condit: Behind the Scenes with Roger McGuinnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Go Local

    Rolling Stone dubbed him one of the 100 Greatest Guitarists. Roger McGuinn recorded his first number one hit, " Mr. Tambourine Man ," with the Byrds in 1965.

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  2. Top 5 things to do around Grand Rapids include Soul Sessions, Roger McGuinn concert, VisionsGR eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | MLive.com

    ... or 800-745-3000. Roger McGuinn, rock and roll Hall of Fame member and co-founder of the '60s group The Byrds, will play the Saugatuck Center for the Arts, 400 Culver Street , on Saturday, May 23, at 8 p.m. The Byrds enjoyed success in the '60s and ...

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  3. First Listen: Unknown Mortal Orchestra, 'Multi-Love'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | National Public Radio

    In 1967, while still in The Byrds , David Crosby wrote "Triad" about a menage a trois , inspired by the counterculture notion of "free love." It was left off the band's next album, The Notorious Byrd Brothers , and became a point of contention when Crosby left the band.

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  4. Roger McGuinn: A troubadour keeps on playingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | Detroit News

    ... public interest in his music. Even today, he sounds surprised to have made it beyond the desperate times before The Byrds revolutionized the airwaves in 1965 with their cover of Dylan's "Mr. Tambourine Man." "I remember gathering 67 pennies and ...

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  5. Rolling Stones 'Satisfaction' 50th anniversary vinyl singleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Music-News.com

    ... Stones their first American number one record. It reached number one on the Record Word chart on July 3 replacing The Byrds Mr Tambourine Man and number one the following week on Billboard and Cashbox knocking off I Can't Help Myself by The Four ...

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  6. Jeremy Earl of Woods on Big Sur, the Byrds, and California LoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | KQED

    ... grew up in rural Warwick, New York, a place, appropriately, made up of woods and farmland.) In fact, Earl counts the Byrds, a band which epitomizes the folk-rock sound that bloomed out of Los Angeles in the late sixties, among his favorites. When I ...

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  7. Bmannzz Rokk BuzzzRead the original story

    Monday May 11 | 104.7 WTUE

    ... happy that he's realizing his dream and it's great to watch him." Cream drummer Ginger Baker and David Crosby of The Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash and will participate in this fall's Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp in L.A. The event will take place Nov ...

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  8. David Crosby, Ginger Baker to Take Part in Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp This Fall Monday, May 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    Two hugely influential musicians who first made their marks during the 1960s will headline an upcoming fall installment of Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy Camp in the Los Angeles area. David Crosby of The Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash and Cream drummer Ginger Baker will be on hand to jam and chat with attendees at the event, which will take place from November 5 to November 8 at the famous Whisky a Go Go in West Hollywood, California.

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  9. Mailbag: No hate, just more Hall of Fame fodderRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 10 | Press-Telegram

    ... you missed any of that, you've heard his drumming on Elvis Presley's “Can't Help Falling in Love,” the Byrds' “Mr. Tambourine Man,” the Beach Boys' “Good Vibrations,” “Simon & Garfunkel's ...

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  10. David Crosby talks about pot, music, rift with Neil YoungRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Erie Times News

    ... it; we are still able to harmonize pretty well. Of course, that's a joy." A two-time Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Famer (the Byrds, CSN), Crosby thinks CSN, which started in 1969, has gotten better over the years because he and Stills "aren't butting heads ...

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  11. Stage Buzz - Photo Gallery: Crosby, Stills & NashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Illinois Entertainer

    ... was tripped-up by technical gremlins on "What Makes It So, " but Croz still sings like he did when he was with the Byrds, and he salvaged his mini-set with his vocal prowess and adept strumming. CSN wrapped up the night with "Teach Your Children," ...

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  12. Saturday night live: Crosby, Stills & Nash rock PACER benefit; Prince rocks Paisley ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Star Tribune

    ... Minneapolis Convention Center for the PACER Center benefit (each is a two-time Hall of Famer, with, respectively the Byrds, Buffalo Springfield and the Hollies and, of course, CSN) and Prince with another late-night cameo performance at Paisley ...

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  13. Saturday night live: Crosby, Stills & Nash rock PACER benefit; Prince rocks Paisley ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | Star Tribune

    ... Minneapolis Convention Center for the PACER Center benefit (each is a two-time Hall of Famer, with, respectively the Byrds, Buffalo Springfield and the Hollies and, of course, CSN) and Prince with another late-night cameo performance at Paisley ...

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  14. Santa Cruz County Stories: Musician, poet and chef Michael Brown takes on the ravages of ALSRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... Musical career: Guitarist and singer with the 1960s psychedelic band The Wildflower. Opened for the Grateful Dead, the Byrds, Quicksilver Messenger Service and others. His musical hero was Southern bluesman Josh White. Befriended the Byrds' Roger ...

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  15. Legendary trio announce UK tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 | Barryanddistrictnews.co.uk

    ... been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame two times-with Crosby, Stills & Nash, and a second time with The Byrds, Buffalo Springfield, and The Hollies, respectively. They are also in the Songwriter's Hall of Fame, honoured both for CSN as a ...

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  16. At 73, David Crosby picks up the paceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | Pocono Record

    ... his voice and an acoustic guitar - after CSN's spring U.S. tour. A two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer (the Byrds, CSN), Crosby thinks CSN, which started in 1969, has gotten better over the years because he and Stephen Stills "aren't ...

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  17. At 73, David Crosby isn't slowing downRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... it; we are still able to harmonize pretty well. Of course, that's a joy." A two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer (the Byrds, CSN), Crosby thinks CSN, which started in 1969, has gotten better over the years because he and Stills "aren't butting heads ...

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  18. Top Picks: Sufjan Stevens' album 'Carrie & Lowell,' 'Selma' on DVD, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Christian Science Monitor

    In 1965, radio was broadcasting breakthroughs in music at an unprecedented clip, and the whole world thrilled to the new sounds. Andrew Grant Jackson's book 1965: The Most Revolutionary Year in Music sets the scene: The Rolling Stones enthralled with "Satisfaction," Dylan rocked and awed with "Like a Rolling Stone," the Byrds soared with "Mr. Tambourine Man," the Beatles took a leap with "Day Tripper," and Motown put soul on the map.

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  19. Mummies, guitars and kids: See what the Orlando Science Center has in storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 30 | Business Journal

    ... at the Orlando Science Center? The Guitar exhibit. We brought in Roger McGuinn , who was the lead guitarist for the Byrds and lives in Orlando. He came in for a concert for 250 people to kick off the exhibit. Also, the Star Wars Exhibit, where we ...

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  20. Music notes: Edison Park hosts first North by Northwest Highway Music FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Daily Herald

    ... at the door. (773) 525-2501 or lh-st.com . Join Chicago native Roger McGuinn, solo folk musician and co-founder of The Byrds, for "An Evening With Roger McGuinn" at Elgin Community College's Art Center. McGuinn promises stories of his time on the ...

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