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Friday

Rock historian Ed Ward revisits the Beatles' puzzling Christmas records

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Monday

Remembering Rock N' Roll Pioneer Chuck Berry

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Friday

Listening To The Monkees With Fresh Ears, 50 Years Later

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Wednesday

Looking Back At The Ramones' Debut: They Were A 'Bunch Of Weirdos From New York'

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Thursday

Revisiting The Off-Center, Oddly Eccentric Pop Music Of The Chills

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Tuesday

The 1961 Fishing Trip That Launched The Beach Boys

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Friday

Beyond 'Endless Sleep': The Life And Music Of One-Hit Wonder Jody Reynolds

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Monday

The 'Colorless City' And Odd Characters Behind The New German Wave Of The 70s

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Tuesday

How The Band Eggs Over Easy Kicked Off London's Pub-Rock Movement

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Friday

Herman's Hermits, A Band That Was In It For The Hits And The Kicks

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Tuesday

How Soul Great Clarence Carter Put Fame Records On The Map

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Thursday

'The Complete Them' Showcases Van Morrison Before He Went Solo

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Friday

The Rocking, Rollicking R&B Of Billy Ward And His Dominoes

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Monday

Remembering Folk Singer/Songwriter Dan Hicks

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Wednesday

New Release By Numero Revisits Ork Records' Complete Catalog

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Tuesday

Remembering San Antonio's Horn-Infused Doo-Wop Scene

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Thursday

Revisiting The Soul-Stirring Sounds Of Decades-Old Gospel Music

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Tuesday

'Buzzin' The Blues' Revisits The Declarative Harmonica Style Of Slim Harpo

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Monday

Revisiting The Career Of Gospel-Singer-Turned-Hit-Maker Garnet Mimms

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Monday

New Release Brings Overdue Recognition For Soul Singer Jackie Moore

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Tuesday

No Hits, No Problem: Captain Beefheart's Major Label Run

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Friday

Producer Cosimo Matassa Always Believed In New Orleans

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