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Blind Melon Reunites

Blind Melon will reunite with Rain Fur Rent frontman Travis Warren taking the place of deceased frontman Shannon Hoon. As first reported by Chart Attack, Warren has started working on new songs with Blind Melonís remaining members: Glen Graham (drums), Christopher Thorn (guitar), Brad Smith (bass) and Rogers Stevens (guitar). After Hoonís fatal overdose, his bandmates reworked a handful of rough cuts into the album Nico and began auditioning new singers. Unable to find a suitable replacement, the quartet reorganized with Smith on lead vocals, but the project soon faded away. Tomorrow, October 21, marks the eleventh anniversary of Hoonís passing. To mark the occasion, the group will release Blind ...
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The Soul of Soul: Smokey Robinson

ďIím living beyond my wildest dream,Ē says 66-year-old Motown legend Smokey Robinson. With an equal amount of charted hits under his belt as his years, Robinson could easily rest his laurels on his 4,000 song-plus catalog. Yet the sultry soul master is as indefatigable as ever, releasing a collection of standards earlier this summer with an aim to release an album of original material in the near future. †
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Relix Magazine - WideSpread Panic
September/October 2006
(on newsstands 9/5)

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Mindful music from around the globe: The Beat, Soundcheck and Fragments

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