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10 Amazing Covers of ‘Drift Away’–Zach’s Picks [MUSIC]

When you think of the song "Drift Away," who is the first artist you think about? Probably Dobie Gray, right? Actually, Dobie Gray wasn't the first to sing the song. The original song was sung by John Henry Kurtz. Regardless of who sings it, "Drift Away" is a great song. I put together some of my favorite covers of the timeless song.

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Watch Imogen Heap Demonstrate The Game-Changing ‘Mi.Mu’ Musical Gloves

You may've heard Imogen Heap's single 'Hide and Seek' on the radio here in the states but before that she solidified herself in the UK as the veritable queen of electronic music. She has much more to her credit including getting her songs featured in TV and movies, but what she's involved in now is sure to make her a household name

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photo: (Al Nathan) Neil Van Patten
photo: (Al Nathan) Neil Van Patten
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April Fools 2014 – Goodbye Al Nathan, Hello Giovanni Esford

Although it's over now, we spent two straight months honoring local musicians and while we did, we found ourselves honoring two of them posthumously and now in as many months, we've lost a third musician

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Watch A Dude Play Star Wars On Organ To Epic Proportions

Think you need an 80-piece orchestra complete with world-class conductor to play the Star Wars Suite? Guess not, apparently you just need a single man with arms like an octopus and a memory like a steel trap, oh and a Wurlitzer organ that would make Captain Nemo or Davy Jones jealous!

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Guardian Critic Invokes the All-Caps Wrath of the Cure’s Robert Smith

In one of the most blatant offenses against Internet etiquette in history, the Cure singer Robert Smith smashed his Caps Lock button into his computer while responding to a poor review of a recent live performance by the band.

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Songs Covered by Solo Beatles – Zach’s Picks [MUSIC]

Once the Beatles broke up, each solo Beatle had a lot of success. Their careers as solo artists produced songs that are unforgettable. John Lennon had "Imagine."

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Watch Bill Murray Sing the Animals’ ‘House of the Rising Sun’

A 'Saturday Night Live' character that helped defined Bill Murray's career turned up in real life at a Florida restaurant.

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Michael Jackson – The King Of MUSIC And Movement, Much Less Pop

No matter what his private life was, most agree that Michael Jackson was a musical and dance GENIUS. That said, would it surprise you to know that the King of Pop could not play a single musical instrument?

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That Trent Reznor Parody Has a Video Now

That hilarious Trent Reznor parody song -- appropriately titled 'This Is a Trent Reznor Song' -- from a few weeks back has a video now.

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Watch ‘Li-sa-X’, An 8-Year Old Guitar Shredding Queen

Playing a musical instrument as a teenager or adult and doing it well is astonishing enough, but there's just SOMETHING about seeing a kid play with technique that would make other more experienced musicians jealous

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Beatles Ex-Drummer On TV Game Show In 1964 [VIDEO]

You know I love The Beatles, just listen every weekday at 4:00 p.m. for the "Fab Four At 4" on 96.1 WODZ. It's been said that Ringo Starr is one of the luckiest guys in the world, invited to join the Liverpool lads as their drummer. Maybe one of the unluckiest guys in the world is Pete Best, the drummer who was kicked out of The Beatles to make way for Ringo. Check out Pete Best back in 1964 on an American TV game show!

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Watch Kids React to Seeing Nirvana for the First Time

It does our hearts good to see that Nirvana still translates to kids and still seems able to shock a few of them.

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