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Radio.com Minimation: George Harrison Recalls Paul McCartney’s Trumpet-Playing Days

Sir Paul could have become one of rock ‘n roll’s great trumpet players. Alas, we’ll never know.

10/27/2014

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Single Again: Survivor – ‘Eye of the Tiger’

Radio.com spoke to Jim Peterik of Survivor about “Eye of the Tiger,” the theme from “Rocky III” and the biggest hit single of 1982. “I had a message on my answering machine that went: ‘Jim, nice answering machine you got there, give me a call, it’s Sylvester Stallone.'”

10/23/2014

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Q&A: Jimmy Page on His Favorite Led Zeppelin Album, Beastie Boys, and a Good ‘D’yer Mak’er’ Joke

If you talk to Mr. Page about the Led Zeppelin reissues, don’t use the term “bonus tracks.”

10/21/2014

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Radio.com Minimation: Robert Plant Recalls How ‘Stairway to Heaven’ Was Written

On Minimation, we comb through the archives of legendary New York radio station WNEW-FM and animate interviews with legendary rock artists. In this installment, Robert Plant explains how he and Jimmy Page wrote Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven.”

10/20/2014

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Viral Vid Fun: Best Post Game Interview Ever

A high school football player gives an incredibly inspirational post game interview…

1059 SUNNY FM–09/23/2014

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Jim Curry Is John Denver In ‘Take Me Home: The Music Of John Denver’

Dubbed as “an unforgettable show that will truly fill up your senses,” Take Me Home: the Music of John Denver is coming to The Peabody in Daytona Beach.

03/11/2014

Billy Ray Cyrus

Interview: How Did Billy Ray Cyrus Wind Up Recording with Dionne Warwick?

Cyrus had written the heartfelt song “Hope Is Just Ahead” 15 years ago. But when legendary vocalist Dionne Warwick joined him for a recent recording of the song, as Cyrus explained, she took it to “a whole new place.”

03/05/2014

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How Hunter Hayes Scored a GRAMMY Debut for New Single ‘Invisible’

“The GRAMMYs actually heard the song and they stepped up right beside me, saying, ‘Hey, we hear you. We get it. We’re with you.”

01/27/2014

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Q&A: GRAMMYs Exec Producer Ken Ehrlich On Big Surprises & Beatles

GRAMMYs exec producer Ken Ehrlich on how Kendrick suggested a collabo with Imagine Dragons and what goes into getting Beatles together.

01/24/2014

Tim McGraw (Courtesy of Nigel Parry)

Behind the Song: Tim McGraw’s ‘Highway Don’t Care’

It’s a moody anthem that serves as the closing song on his 2013 album’ Two Lanes of Freedom.’ McGraw was drawn to it’s “timeless” quality.

01/23/2014

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