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Record Store Day Sees Huge Sales Gains

Overall album sales at indie record stores were up 91 percent versus the prior week, while vinyl ruled the day.

Super Duper Alice Cooper: Tribeca Review

Veteran shock-rocker Alice Cooper revisits his rollercoaster early career in this star-heavy, semi-animated documentary.

Joe Satriani’s ‘Chome Dome’: ‘I Never Had Good Rock ‘n’ Roll Hair’ (Q&A)

The Grammy-nominated guitarist celebrates three decades in the music business with a boxed set in the shape of his head, a biography and a world tour.

Kurt Cobain Gets the Comic Book Tribute Treatment

Bluewater Productions adds Nirvana frontman to collection, which includes Lennon, McCartney, Hendrix, Jim Morrison and Keith Richards.

Jimi Hendrix Film Producer: ‘We Bet the House on Andre Benjamin’ (Q&A)

Danny Bramson explains how the music of "Jimi: All By My Side" came together without the benefit of any Hendrix recordings.

First Clips of Andre 3000 as Jimi Hendrix in ‘All Is by My Side’ (Video)

UPDATED: Extended looks at the biopic, written and directed by "12 Years a Slave" screenwriter John Ridley, feature the Outkast frontman flirting with Imogen Poots' Linda Keith and discussing his…

Jimi Hendrix Estate Wins Appeal Over Unlicensed Merchandise

The 9th Circuit reverses a decision that declared Washington's publicity rights law to be unconstitutional.

Lambert & Stamp: Sundance Review

James D. Cooper's celebratory documentary traces the roots of The Who via its affectionate portrait of the idiosyncratic management team that helped define the band.

Remembering Elliott Smith 10 Years After His Death: ‘He Was Our John Lennon’

Photographer Autumn de Wilde looks back at Smith's life -- and tragic end -- as a fan, friend and frequent collaborator.

She’s So Heavy: America’s First Rock Critic Is Immortalized in Bronze

Jane Scott began as a full-time music writer at the Cleveland Plain Dealer in 1952 and, over 50 years, interviewed the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Bruce Springsteen and Lou Reed. Her legacy lives on at…

Supermensch: The Legend of Shep Gordon: Toronto Review

Mike Myers' documentary directing debut looks at the talent manager whose eclectic client list included Alice Cooper, Anne Murray, Blondie, Teddy Pendergrass and Groucho Marx.

Remembering Sid Bernstein: Beatles Booker, Benefit Concert Pioneer, Champion for Peace

Among the late promoter's many credits were two little-known concerts featuring Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin in 1970. The author attended both shows.