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Remembering Roy Orbison

Monday, December 6: 5:45 p.m.
Posted by Remembering Roy

Twenty-two years ago, December 6, 1988, rock and roll legend Roy Orbison passed away from a heart attack.  Orbison was then at the height of his career with two albums in Billboard’s Top 5, Mystery Girl and The Travelling ...

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Happy Birthday, Roy

Friday, April 23: 3:24 p.m.
Posted by Howard Kramer

Every weekend I try to pull out some music to take in the car. (Full disclosure  --  I do not have my collection on an iPod nor do I own one. I don’t object to them, I just haven’t ...

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Rock Hall Designates Austin City Limits as an Official Rock and Roll Landmark

Thursday, October 8: 4:24 p.m.
Dr. Lauren Onkey, vice president of education and public programs at the Rock Hall

second photo caption: ACL was designated a rock and roll landmark on October 1, 2009.

The Rock Hall’s Landmark Series designates historic rock and roll landmarks around the United States that are essential to tell the story of rock ...

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