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The Beacon Theatre

Historic Rock Venues: Top Places in The Tri-State Area That Have Hosted Famous Musicians

As soon as you cross the threshold of a historic rock venue, you notice a change in the air. There's a little charge, some lingering charisma from all those who have stepped foot on stage
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Def Leppard's Rick Allen

Five NYC Questions for Def Leppard Drummer Rick Allen

Rick sat for five quick questions that were all about the city that never sleeps -- just to see what he and his bandmates like to do when they're in town.
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Where to Find the Best Street Food in NYC: Top 5 Food Carts/Trucks

New York City is known the world over for having one of the most vibrant and diverse culinary scenes on Earth. And as longtime residents know, much of the best food in the Big Apple can’t be found in restaurants. It’s in the various food carts that are as much part of the landscape as the...
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Phil Spector Mansion, Alhambra, CA

Mansion Where Phil Spector Killed Actress Is for Sale

The hilltop Los Angeles-area mansion where music producer Phil Spector killed actress Lana Clarkson in 2003 is for sale at $5.5 million.
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Vessel at Hudson Yards

Feel Like Climbing 2,500 Steps? Head to NYC's New 'Vessel' Sculpture

Vessel is a metal structure shaped like the bowl of a wine glass that will open Friday as part of the first phase of the project on Manhattan's west side.
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St Patrick's Day NYC

Here's What to Do in NY for St. Patrick's Day

Though the March 17 holiday honors the patron saint of Ireland and the Irish people’s contributions to America, revelers of all nationalities can find fun things to do in NYC on and around St. Patrick’s Day beyond just attending the big parade.
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St Patrick's Day Drinks & Drinking Songs Curated By WCBS-FM DJs

As the Tri-state prepares the streets for massive parades and the bars go all green with decorations, we're looking forward to tossing back a few with our friends and family while listening to some great tunes.
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Joni Mitchell

A Private Gift from Joni Mitchell Will Soon Be a Book

"Morning Glory On the Vine: Early Songs and Drawings" will be published Oct. 22, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt announced Monday. The book collects materials the singer-songwriter assembled in the early 1970s and sent to friends — just 100 copies, all signed.
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Jane Fonda

National Women's Hall of Fame Announces Class of 2019

Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, actress Jane Fonda and attorney Gloria Allred are being inducted into the National Women's Hall of Fame. They are among 10 members of the Class of 2019, announced Friday.
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Michael Jackson

'Simpsons' Producers Pull Iconic Michael Jackson Episode

The producers of "The Simpsons" are removing a classic episode that featured the voice of Michael Jackson after HBO aired a documentary in which two men claim they were sexually abused by the singer when they were younger.
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