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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to Host Live Simulcast of 2016 Induction Ceremony
Updated: February 10, 2016 - 7:23 pm

Courtesy of Rock and Roll Hall of FameIf you can't make it out to Brooklyn, New York, to attend this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, there's only one other place you can watch the big event in its entirety -- the Rock Hall in Cleveland itself. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum will host the Official Simulcast Party, which will be held on Friday, April 8, and will feature an uncensored live screening of the ceremony from Broolyn's Barclays Center.

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Fleetwood Mac Tribute in L.A. Features Performances by Courtney Love, Perry Farrell, Carly Rae Jepsen & Other Stars
Updated: February 10, 2016 - 7:23 pm

Courtesy of The Best FestThe first night of the two-part Fleetwood Mac Fest tribute concert took place Tuesday at the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles. Among the eclectic variety of celebrities taking part in the show were Courtney Love, Jane's Addiction singer Perry Farrell, pop star Carly Rae Jepsen, KT Tunstall, the late George Harrison's son, Dhani Harrison, and actors Sarah Silverman, Will Forte, Juliette Lewis, Danny Masterson and Bijou Phillips.

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New Guns N' Roses Display to Open at Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Later This Month
Updated: February 09, 2016 - 2:04 pm

Courtesy of Guns N' RosesIn honor of this year's Guns N' Roses reunion tour, a new display focusing on the band will debut at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland on Friday, February 26. In advance of the opening of the display, which will be showcased as part of the Legends of Rock exhibit, a special GN'R-themed night will be held at the Rock Hall on Wednesday, February 17.

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Billy Gibbons to Appear in Pilot for New Discovery Channel Series, "Rockin' Roadsters"
Updated: February 09, 2016 - 2:04 pm

Courtesy of DiscoveryAny rock fan who remembers ZZ Top's classic 1980s videos like "Legs" and "Sharp Dressed Man" can guess that the band, especially frontman Billy Gibbons, has a love of souped-up cars. Now, Gibbons will delve into his passion for hot rods when he appears in the pilot for a new Discovery series called Rockin' Roadsters, which premieres Monday, February 29, at 10 p.m. ET/PT.

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New Official Report Assesses The Beatles' Economic Impact on Liverpool, UK
Updated: February 08, 2016 - 9:40 pm

Michael Ochs Archives/Getty ImagesThe Beatles broke up more than 45 years but the band apparently is a gift that keeps giving to its hometown of Liverpool, England. A new study commissioned by Liverpool Mayor Joe Anderson and conducted collaboratively by Liverpool John Moores University and the University of Liverpool has determined that the Fab Four's legacy annually contributes 89.1 million pounds, or about $118 million, to the local economy and supports 2,335 jobs.

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Grammy Tribute to the Eagles' Glenn Frey to Feature Band Members & Jackson Browne
Updated: February 10, 2016 - 7:24 pm

James Glader(NEW YORK) -- With the loss of so many prominent musicians in the past few months, there are bound to be plenty of tributes at this Monday night's Grammy awards.  We already know about a tribute planned for David Bowie, and now Billboard reports one has been lined up for Eagles co-founder Glenn Frey, who died January 18.

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Jada Pinkett Smith Visits Flint, Michigan
Updated: February 10, 2016 - 5:15 pm

Image courtesy FOX(FLINT, Mich.) -- Last month, Jada Pinkett Smith was thrust into the international spotlight after criticizing the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences for its lack of diversity.   This month, she’s lending her name to another cause that has been the focal point of national outrage: the lead water poisoning crisis in Flint, Michigan.

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"Frozen" Is Coming to Broadway in Spring 2018
Updated: February 10, 2016 - 5:15 pm

Disney(NEW YORK) -- Looks like we won't be letting it go anytime soon: Frozen is coming to Broadway. 

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"Family Feud" Contestant Speaks Out About Her Hilarious Repeated Answers
Updated: February 10, 2016 - 5:15 pm

Quantrell D. Colbert/ABC via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- In one of the greatest Family Feud fails ever, contestant Sheila Patterson's responses have gone viral online, with more than 1.3 million views as she struggles to come up with other ways to say “mother.”

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Samuel L. Jackson Recounts Racist Moment as a Younger Actor
Updated: February 10, 2016 - 5:15 pm

Anthony Harvey/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Samuel L. Jackson said he'll always remember an incident that happened when his career really started to take off in Hollywood.

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