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Guitarist Slick Aguilar to Rejoin Jefferson Starship for Two Shows This Weekend
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 6:04 pm

Jefferson Starship's Paul Kantner and Slick Aguilar (Photo: Mike Thut)Jefferson Starship will be reunited with one of its longtime members this weekend, as guitarist Mark "Slick" Aguilar will perform with the band for the first time since 2012, when he was forced to leave the group because of a serious liver ailment.  Aguilar will hit the stage with the veteran rockers at their shows Saturday outside Syracuse, New York, and Sunday in New York City.

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Steven Tyler & Joe Perry's Rearranged Version of "Dream On" Released as Single to Benefit Marathon Bombing Victims
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 8:01 am

Image Courtesy of E:60In April, Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry teamed up with the Southern California Children's Chorus to perform an updated version of their band's classic song "Dream On" for a TV special paying tribute to the victims of last year's Boston Marathon bombings.  Now, a recording of the performance, which has been titled "Dream On (Boston Strong 2014)," has been released as a digital single via iTunes.

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Listen to Elton John and Smokey Robinson's Duet of "Tracks of My Tears" Online
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 8:01 am

Verve Records; Autumn de Wilde/Verve RecordsElton John is one of the guest artists on Smokey Robinson's upcoming duets album, Smokey & Friends; he collaborated with the Motown legend on a new version of "Tracks of My Tears."  While the album won't be released until August 19, RollingStone.com has posted the audio of the new collaboration for your listening pleasure.

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Slash Launches New Web Video Series, "Ask Slash and Myles"
Updated: July 31, 2014 - 4:11 pm

Image Courtesy of Robert JohnSlash with Myles Kennedy and the Conspirators are on the road this summer with Aerosmith, and that experience is the subject of the first installment in a new video series, Ask Slash & Myles, that premiered Tuesday on the guitarist's website.

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The Who's Townshend and Daltrey Working on British TV Series Focusing on 1960s London Music Scene
Updated: July 31, 2014 - 4:11 pm

Ross Halfin/Universal MusicThe Who's Pete Townsend and Roger Daltrey are collaborating with Simon West, director of such action/adventure flicks as Con Air and The Expendables 2, on a new U.K. television series that will focus on the London music scene during the mid-1960s.  British magazine Broadcast reports that the Rock and Roll Hall of Famers will oversee the music and also will have input on the script for the show, whose working title is Mods and Rockers.

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Entertainment

Maggie Gyllenhaal Discovered Her First Name Isn't 'Maggie'
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 5:21 pm

Charles Sykes/NBC(NEW YORK) -- When Maggie Gyllenhaal recently saw her birth certificate, she made a shocking discovery: Her name isn't Maggie.

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Jada Pinkett Smith Explains Why She and Will Smith Don't Have Marriage Rules
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 5:21 pm

ABC/Rick Rowell(LOS ANGELES) -- Jada Pinkett Smith said her marriage with Will Smith is stronger than ever. One reason, she said, was because they changed the way they view each other.

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Adrienne Bailon Fires Back After Kim Kardashian Diss
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 12:40 pm

Frazer Harrison/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- After Kim Kardashian took Adrienne Bailon to task for mentioning her ex Rob Kardashian and how the family's famous name may have hurt her career, the singer and current co-host of The Real responded on Instagram.

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Kerry Washington Reveals Why She Named Her Baby Isabelle
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 5:21 pm

ABC/Rick Rowell(LOS ANGELES) -- Kerry Washington never talks about her personal life, but she has revealed a bit about her daughter.

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"Guardians of the Galaxy," "Get On Up" Open Nationwide Friday
Updated: August 01, 2014 - 12:40 pm

Buena Vista(NEW YORK) -- Here’s a look at the new movies opening nationwide Friday:

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