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  1. Dawning of a new musical era for Oxford's Dreaming SpiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Oxford Times

    ... Robin and Joe spent their youths listening to the laidback country-rock tunes of Gram Parsons, The Band and The Byrds, and honed their craft in California and New York - on long desert drives, seedy motels and late-night jam sessions with new ...

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  2. It's the dawning of a new musical era for The Dreaming SpiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Oxford Mail

    ... Robin and Joe spent their youths listening to the laidback country-rock tunes of Gram Parsons, The Band and The Byrds, and honed their craft in California and New York - on long desert drives, seedy motels and late-night jam sessions with new ...

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  3. TRAXRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Pasadena Weekly

    ... through the Doris Day hit "Que Sera, Sera." thehellostrangers.com In a smart, dynamic set noticeably influenced by the Byrds and Grateful Dead, Paul Knowles and Nicole Storto - formerly known as Mars, Arizona - wax eloquent on vast themes without ...

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  4. SCC to screen 'Wrecking Crew' documentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | The Reporter

    ... about the unsung musicians who backed many famous groups during that era, from The Beach Boys and Sonny & Cher to The Byrds and The Righteous Brothers. Tickets are $20 general, $15 for high school students with ID. High school students with school ...

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  5. Sneak Peak of Fascinating 'Wrecking Crew' Film at SCC [Video Trailer]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Patch.com

    ... unsung heroes of that time. In the early to mid-1960's artists such as The Beach Boys, Jan & Dean, Sonny & Cher, The Byrds, The Righteous Brothers, Nancy Sinatra, and The Fifth Dimension topped the pop charts with songs like Up, Up and Away, Little ...

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  6. Concert Recap / Photos: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers with Steve Winwood @ The Forum, la 10.10.14Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Live Music Blog

    ... end to end, eager to get personal with the crowd and grinning throughout the night. Opening appropriately with The Byrds, "So You Want to Be a Rock'n'Roll Star", the setlist mixed more recent Hypnotic Eye ("American Plan B", "U Get Me High", ...

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  7. Deluxe Reissue of 1977 Solo Album by Founding Byrd Gene Clark to Be Released Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | WJZW-FM Washington

    ... Kai also will perform at the show, as will Clark collaborator Carla Olson and several other artists. Clark was The Byrds' most prolific songwriter during the band's early years, penning such tunes as "I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better," "Here Without ...

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  8. Billy Bob Thornton's Boxmasters Go 'Somewhere' With 101 RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Billboard

    ... we did a double-record, because we really do play this sort of '60s pop rock with a late '60s L.A. rock feeling -- the Byrds kind of thing being influenced by the British Invasion. That really is what we sound like. But then when we get moody and ...

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  9. Nashville's folk rock era is topic of new exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Daily Herald

    While country music has long been synonymous with Nashville, rock and folk musicians in the late '60s and early '70s made the Southern city the new hip spot to record. The city's talented session musicians helped create some of the seminal country-influenced rock albums of the period, including Bob Dylan's "Blonde on Blonde" and "Nashville Skyline," The Byrds' "Sweetheart of the Rodeo" and Neil Young's "Harvest."

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  10. Inspired by Dylan and Cash, new country museum exhibit focuses on Nashville's folk rock eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... country-influenced rock albums of the period, including Bob Dylan's Blonde on Blonde and Nashville Skyline, The Byrds' Sweetheart of the Rodeo and Neil Young's Harvest. Nashville's rock period is the subject of the next exhibit at the Country Music ...

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  11. Bob Dylan, Johnny Cash and the Nashville Cats Spotlighted at Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | RollingStone

    ... Leon Russell, Leonard Cohen, Gordon Lightfoot, Steve Miller, Ian & Sylvia, Simon & Garfunkel, the Monkees and the Byrds. From the groundbreaking albums Dylan made in Nashville, including Blonde on Blonde and Nashville Skyline , to the Byrds' ...

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  12. History of Nashville's folk rock era inspires exhibit at museumRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | The Paducah Sun Online Edition

    ... country-influenced rock albums of the period, including Bob Dylan's "Blonde on Blonde" and "Nashville Skyline," The Byrds' "Sweetheart of the Rodeo" and Neil Young's "Harvest." Nashville's rock period is the subject of the next exhibit at the ...

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  13. Rock Exhibit Coming to Country Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Billboard

    While country music has long been synonymous with Nashville, rock and folk musicians in the late '60s and early '70s made the Southern city the new hip spot to record. The city's talented session musicians helped create some of the seminal country-influenced rock albums of the period, including Bob Dylan 's "Blonde on Blonde" and "Nashville Skyline," The Byrds ' "Sweetheart of the Rodeo" and Neil Young 's "Harvest."

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  14. Jeremy - Bright Morning StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... sacred texts of Pink Floyd, the Moody Blues, and Procol Harum, assisted by loud and clear echoes of the Beatles, the Byrds and the Move, Jeremy has delivered an album that majestically mixes space rock and progressive pop into one grand statement. ...

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  15. Nashville's folk rock era is topic of new...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | SFGate

    While country music has long been synonymous with Nashville, rock and folk musicians in the late '60s and early '70s made the Southern city the new hip spot to record. The city's talented session musicians helped create some of the seminal country-influenced rock albums of the period, including Bob Dylan 's "Blonde on Blonde" and "Nashville Skyline," The Byrds' "Sweetheart of the Rodeo" and Neil Young 's "Harvest."

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  16. A playlist of Patti Smith's best musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... "So You Want to Be a Rock n Roll Star" ("Wave"). Smith, drummer Jay Dee Daugherty and band bash their way through the Byrds' bitter song, though Smith's rap makes her sound more comfortable with stardom than Roger McGuinn was. "People Have the ...

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  17. 15 ways to get a good read on Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | SFGate

    ... night of the festival. Amy Tan joining a few of the Rock Bottom Remainders, including Roger McGuinn formerly of The Byrds to her right after receiving Litquake's Barbary Coast Award in 2010. During the Crawl's inaugural year: The Phoenix bar ...

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  18. Gene Clark's Lost Album 'Two Sides to Every Story' w/...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Two Sides To Every Story, the criminally long out-of-print solo album from Gene Clark, a founding member of The Byrds, will be released as a deluxe CD on November 18th via High Moon Records. The album, which came out in 1977 will be available as an expanded CD with bonus tracks.

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  19. Love, Gene Clark Issue Deluxe Versions of Rare AlbumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | RollingStone

    High Moon Records has planned limited-edition reissues of hard-to-find albums from seminal psychedelic rockers Love and founding Byrds member Gene Clark . Love's Black Beauty , which the band recorded in 1973 but wasn't available until High Moon put it out on vinyl in 2012, will be available on CD for the first time on November 11th.

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  20. Rock and Roll HOF to Honor The Everly BrothersIf you look at the rock ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | Cleveland.com

    ... musicians John Paul Jones, Jimmy Page, and Elton John. Others to be greatly influenced through the '60's included The Byrds , Gram Parsons, Neil Young, and Crosby, Stills, & Nash were not only trying to emulate the harmonies, but continuing to lean ...

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