Roq Of The 80s

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Depeche Mode at The Troubadour. Photo by Alex Rauch.

Tune in All Weekend Long for the ROQ of the 80s “Z TO A FOR LABOR DAY”

You survived the COMPLEAT ROQ of the 80s FROM A to Z over the long Memorial Day weekend — so now are you ready for Z to A for LABOR DAY?

KROQ-FM–08/22/2014

(Travis Shinn)

Morrissey’s ‘World Peace’ Videos Pulled from Vevo — And He Thinks His Albums Are Next

Morrissey and his (former?) label Harvest Records are the breakup that never ends.

08/21/2014

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Listen to a Preview of Slash’s New Song ’30 Years to Life’

Slash’s World on Fire is due out Sept. 16.

08/20/2014

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U2 Album Still Rumored for 2014, Featuring Multiple Big-Name Producers

Will they or won’t they release an album this year? That’s the question U2’s fans have been asking for months.

08/19/2014

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Johnny Marr’s ‘Easy Money’ Video Documents Time in a Run-Down Casino: Watch

While playing before a nearly empty cafeteria of senior citizens, Marr sings, “Watching Rome fall / but it’s only money.”

08/15/2014

(Travis Shinn)

Morrissey Record Label Denies Dropping Him

Don’t believe everything you read on the Internet, apparently — especially when it is published on Morrissey’s fan site True to You.

08/15/2014

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Nikki Sixx Calls Gene Simmons Out For His ‘Moronic’ Remarks on Depression: ‘We’ve Just Lost Robin Williams’

“There is a 20-year-old kid out there who is a Kiss fan and reads this and goes, ‘You know what? He’s right. I should just kill myself.’”

08/15/2014

Brian Johnson and Angus Young of AC/DC (OLIVIER LABAN-MATTEI/AFP/Getty Images)

AC/DC Manager’s 20-Year-Old Murder Mystery Reopened by Australian Police

A $100,000 reward is being offered for information that finally solves the long-standing murder mystery.

08/14/2014

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Sluggo To Be Added As 2nd ‘KROQ Roq Of The 80s’ DJ

We’ve got some great news for all you KROQ Roq Of The 80s fans – Sluggo will be joining Freddy Snakeskin as a second DJ beginning Monday, July 7th!

KROQ-FM–07/03/2014

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Watch Morrissey Tease ‘World Peace Is None of Your Business’ with Sarcastic Rant

For those bothered by the lack of political content in music these days, a voice has stepped from the woods to take up the mantle. That voice is Morrissey.

05/13/2014

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