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  • Bob Mould

    Black Sheets Of Rain- Ryan Adams Covers Bob Mould

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  • Kurt Cobain

    Remembering Kurt Cobain - The Man Who Sold The World - Nirvana Unplugged

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    Remembering Layne Staley

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Neil Young wrote his memorable classic "Powderfinger" in 1975 with the intention of recording it as an acoustic song.  He offered it to his friend Ronnie Van Zant of Lynyrd Skynyrd, but Read More
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"No Expectations" was released by The Rolling Stones on their 1968 album Beggars Banquet. Written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards in the tradition of Robert Johnson, it expresses the depths Read More
Spanish conquistador Hernán Cortés led an expedition that conquered and destroyed the Aztec Empire of Mexico in 1521. Armed with troops, advanced weaponry, and indigenous people he coerced Read More
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