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Get Your Dose Of Local Rock History Tonight With “When Dallas Rocked”

That Starship song “We Built This City” could be about us! Or…just about any city.


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The Rolling Stones Nab Their First Rock Hall Exhibit

The Rolling Stones have celebrated their golden anniversary with five shows, two new songs, one documentary (2012’s Crossfire Hurricane), and a slew of other film and photo exhibits around the world. Now they’ll get their […]


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House Where Bruce Springsteen Wrote ‘Born To Run’ Up For Sale

A little more than a week has passed since Bruce Springsteen‘s former home located at 71/2 West End Court Long Branch, New Jersey was placed on the market for $349,900 by one of its three […]


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Check Out What’s Up For Bidding At The Dallas Heritage Auction

It’s kind of like eBay on steroids…


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Elvis Costello, Steven Van Zandt Discuss The Beatles’ ‘Magical Mystery Tour’ Film

“I wish they had taken a few weeks to make it. It’s fine for us freaks.” – Little Steven


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Paul McCartney & Berry Gordy Team Up For Motown Fundraiser

The former Beatle and Motown Records founder Berry Gordy are teaming up to raise money to help conserve and honor a famous piece of Motown’s history.


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Jack’s Throwback Video Of The Day: Guns N’ Roses

Today’s Throwback Video of the Day is “Welcome to the Jungle” from [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Guns N’ Roses[/lastfm]. And be sure to check out Guns 4 Roses this Saturday night at Jack’s Throwback!! We’re just glad the […]


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Happy Birthday, Nancy Wilson!

Today is [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Heart[/lastfm] guitarist Nancy Wilson‘s birthday!! Jack FM Fun Fact #107:  We won the 2004 Air Guitar World Championship with our blistering rendition of “Barracuda.”


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Today Is Quincy Jones’ Birthday

Happy Birthday to legendary music producer [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Quincy Jones[/lastfm]!! And in celebration, Jack FM is making one of the hits he produced, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Michael Jackson[/lastfm]’s “P.Y.T. (Pretty Young Thing),” our Song of the Day!! Funny… […]


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Happy Birthday To U2’s Adam Clayton

Today is [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]U2[/lastfm] bassist Adam Clayton‘s birthday! And to celebrate, Jack FM is making “Stay (Faraway, So Close!)” our Song of the Day! We bet [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Bono[/lastfm] gives the BEST birthday presents…