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Moody Blues bassist John Lodge says he feels “absolutely amazing” about band's Rock Hall induction

The Moody Blues in 1969 (Courtesy of Rogers & Cowan)Longtime Moody Blues bassist John Lodge isn’t just a singer in a rock ‘n’ roll band, he’s a soon-to-be Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee. The happy news was announced Wednesday morning, and Lodge tells ABC Radio that it was “absolutely amazing to get the call [and hear], ‘Yep, you’re inducted’… It’s very special.”... Read more

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Paul McCartney-personalized “Sgt. Pepper” box set brings in $4.5K for families of Manchester bombing victims

Parlophone/Capitol Records/UMeA copy of The Beatles‘ deluxe 50th anniversary Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band box set that Paul McCartney has agreed to personalize brought in 3,375 pounds, or about $4,500, at a Bonhams memorabilia auction held Wednesday in London. McCartney donated the package to the auction to raise money for two families affected by the terrorist bombing at an Ariana Grande concert this past May in Manchester, U.K.... Read more

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