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Beck, Fiona Apple Cover the Byrds, Beach Boys at Echo in the Canyon [WATCH]

At the Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles Monday night, Beck, Fiona Apple, Jakob Dylan and Cat Power put their star-power together to execute an Echo in the Canyon tribute gig to classic California artists of the Sixties. Acts covered included the Beach ...

Bob Dylan's 'Bootleg Series Vol. 12' Brings 'Blond on Blond,' 'Highway 61 Revisited' Outtakes

The next installment of Bob Dylan's Bootleg Series is a doozy. The Cutting Edge 1965-1966: The Bootleg Series Vol. 12 is set to bring us alternate versions and outtakes from some of Dylan's most iconic recordings including Bringing It All Back Home, ...

Bob Dylan's No. 1's...Don't Exist. 4 Covers That Took Him to No. 1: Guns N' Roses, Gabrielle, The Byrds and More

Bob Dylan has been to the top of the charts numerous times. Just not on record. Check out the list of performers who have earned Dylan a no. 1 as a songwriter with their covers: The Byrds, Guns N' Roses, Gabrielle and more.

The Byrds' "Mr. Tambourine Man" at 50: Ranking The Original (Bob Dylan) and Covers (Stevie Wonder, William Shatner, More)

On this date 50 years ago The Byrds recorded "Mr. Tambourine Man." That band wasn't the first to do it—Bob Dylan wrote the original version of the song and recorded it just five days prior to The Byrds entering the studio with it—but it would end ...

Fleet Foxes's Robin Pecknold Writes Music for Off-Broadway Play 'Wyoming'

It has been nearly four years since we have heard a new Fleet Foxes album, but today it was revealed that Fleet Foxes frontman Robin Pecknold has composed the music for an upcoming off-Broadway play titled "Wyoming," which was written by Pecknold's ...

8 Albums Named After Their Cover Songs: Cyndi Lauper, Bruce Springsteen, And More

When you put a cover song on an album of otherwise original music, it's typically the sort of thing that's tucked away somewhere deep into the tracklisting and not really highlighted. However, these artists felt that their cover songs were so ...

7 Bands That Spawned Multiple Prominent Solo Careers: Genesis, Wu-Tang Clan, And More

Many bands would be lucky enough to have just one immensely talented artist to carry them to success, but these seven bands had two (or sometimes more) musicians in their ranks who would go on to achieve success on their own.

6 Incredible Songs with Bizarre Song Structures: The Beatles, the Smiths, and more

If you listen to a lot of pop and rock music like I do, you've probably noticed that most songs are similarly structured. They more or less go verse/chorus/verse/chorus/bridge/chorus, and in three minutes, you're out. A million great songs have been ...

6 Artists Whose Second Band Was Superior: Jimmy Page, Ian MacKaye, and more

When a musician is kicked out of a high-profile band, or if that band breaks up, they can usually be expected to start another band soon afterwards. While these bands are rarely better than the old ones (see: Wings, Big Audio Dynamite), sometimes the ...

Members of Beach House, Fleet Foxes and Grizzly Bear will head out on a Gene Clark tribute tour in January

Starting in January, members from Beach House, Grizzly Bear, the Walkmen and Fleet Foxes are going to team up for a tour honoring The Byrds' Gene Clark. They will cover Clark's album No Other at four different shows.

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