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On the Radar: Record Store Day 2019, Janet Jackson in Vegas and Chicago Concerts

This week we’re talking about Janet Jackson in Vegas, remembering Mark Hollis and Andy Anderson, Record Store Day and more On the Radar. Record Store Day reveals 2019 exclusive releases The day all vinyl enthusiasts have been waiting for is almost here. Now, the official Record Store Day list has been revealed. This year’s exclusives feature releases from Pearl Jam, Erykah Badu, Madonna, Prince, Queen, Foo Fighters, and Mastodon to name a few. Some highlights that’s got us excited include Green Day’s Woodstock 94, featuring the recording of their iconic…

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On the Radar: 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class, Chicago Open Air Festival, Vince Staples tour + More

The Cure, Radiohead, Stevie Nicks, and Janet Jackson to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame class of 2019 has been revealed and this time they got it right. The Cure, Radiohead, Janet Jackson, Stevie Nicks, Roxy Music, The Zombies, and Def Leppard will all be inducted during a ceremony held next April. This makes Stevie Nicks the first woman to be inducted into the Hall of Fame to two separate occasions; she was previously inducted as a member of…

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On the Radar: Rock And Roll Hall of Fame Nominees, The Return of the Raconteurs, Record Store Day Black Friday Releases

The Raconteurs return, Record Store Day reveals its list of exclusives for Black Friday, and 2019’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees. Find all this along with this week’s shows and featured local artist on this week’s On the Radar. The Cure, Janet Jackson, and Rage Against the Machine among nominees for 2019 Rock N Roll Hall of Fame The nominees are in! Last week, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame revealed the nominees for the 2019 Rock Hall class. Up for consideration is Janet Jackson, Devo, Rage…

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On the Radar: RIP Aretha Franklin, the Return of Janet Jackson, North Coast After Parties + More

It’s the start of another week, so kick it off by checking out the music news you missed with this week’s edition of On the Radar. Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died at 76 years old. Franklin passed Thursday (August 16) from advanced pancreatic cancer of the neuroendocrine. She died in her Detroit home surrounded by family and friends. “In one of the darkest moments of our lives, we are not able to find the appropriate words to express the…

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On the Radar: A Week of Loss, Justin Timerlake at the Superbowl, Sleep On It + More

Catch up on the music news everyone’s talking about with this week’s On the Radar. RIP George Young, Scott Putesky, and Fats Domino Last week, we lost three musicians who made huge contributions to music. First, Scott Putesky aka Daisy Berkowitz, died at 49 after a four year battle with colon cancer. Putesky is the co-founder and original guitarist for Marilyn Manson. His work can be heard on the band’s debut LP, Portrait of an American Family and Smells Like Children. He later left the group in 1996 during Antichrist…

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On the Radar: RSD Black Friday, New Music from A Perfect Circle, Michael Jackson Special + More

Catch up on music’s most talked about stories with the latest installment of On the Radar. Black Friday Record Store Day releases revealed If you didn’t get your fill of exclusive vinyl back in April, then prepare yourself Record Store Day Black Friday edition. It all goes down November 24. While there aren’t as many limited-edition releases as the big day, there are still some notable releases. Some highlights include: Humanz – Gorillaz Picture Disc Guardians of the Galaxy Picture Disc Queen’s “We Are the Champions” and “We Will Rock…

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On the Radar: Chance the Rapper on Late Night, Justin Timberlake and the Super Bowl, TRL Revival Premiere + More

What’s on our Radar this week? The revival of TRL, Chance the Rapper’s new song, Justin Timberlake at the Super Bowl and more. MTV’s TRL Revival premiere will feature Ed Sheeran and Migos Just in case you forgot, MTV is bringing back TRL because why not? Set to air on October 2, Ed Sheeran and Migos will perform on the premiere episode. The new TRL is set to air live weekdays at 3:30 pm ET from the revamped Times Square studio. Serving as host is rapper/comedian DC Young Young. Co-hosts…

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On the Radar: Janet Jackson on tour, Beyonce’s $300 Lemonade, new BFMV release + More

What’s on the radar this week? Janet Jackson announces new tour dates, Beyonce announces a ridiculous boxset, and Bullet For My Valentine are back with a live album. All this and more On the Radar. Janet Jackson announces new North American tour dates; hopefully won’t cancel again Janet Jackson had her share of ups and downs last year. On one hand, she had her first baby with ex-husband Wissam Al Mana, on the other, she repeatedly postponed tour dates and pissed off a lot of people. She promised fans she’d…

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