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Five Ways 'Animal House' Changed the World
27 Apr 2014 // 9:14 PM

Wherever the bar was set for '70s college parties, Animal House took that bar, broke it into kindling, and made a bonfire.

Sam Cooke's "Tennessee Waltz": A Cultural Geography
14 Apr 2014 // 9:14 PM

With his rendition of "Tennessee Waltz" for his 1964 Copacabana shows, Sam Cooke proceeded to do the impossible: he made the waltz swing.

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Amy Black - "Bring It On Home to Me" (video) (Premiere)
27 May 2015 // 7:30 AM

In taking on a tune by the great Sam Cooke, Amy Black dives into a joyous vocal performance and a goofy character to really "Bring It On Home".

Evolution of a Song - "A Change Is Gonna Come" (videos)
11 Feb 2010 // 1:30 AM

I remember looking through a friend's Rolling Stone as a freshman in college. It was the issue that touted the "500 Greatest Songs of All Time".

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Smashing Pumpkins Rock for Revolution at Irvine Meadows

// Notes from the Road

"You know Corgan isn’t just going to play a greatest hits set and that’s to his credit, for a formidable catalog of deep cuts the Smashing Pumpkins have.

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