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This week’s top alternative tracks

LISTEN: This week's top alternative songs, according to the weekly Billboard chart.

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Ringo Starr: Beatles reunion would have happened if Lennon, Harrison hadn’t died

The drummer says he believes the band would have eventually gotten back together.

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Scott Weiland apologizes for bad backstage behavior

The former Stone Temple Pilots frontman admits he acted poorly at a fan meet-and-greet.

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‘Stand by Me’ among 25 records being preserved at U.S. library

Recordings from Joan Baez, The Righteous Brothers, and Radiohead are among those being preserved by the Library of Congress.

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Lollapalooza lineup: McCartney, Metallica among 130 acts

Sam Smith, Florence + the Machine, Bassnectar and The Weeknd are also on the lineup.

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Jack White and Robert Plant rock ‘The Lemon Song’ live

The Led Zeppelin star joined the "Lazaretto" hitmaker onstage at Lollapalooza Argentina and the duo did not disappoint.

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Tom DeLonge embarks on new literary career

Former Blink-182 star Tom DeLonge is preparing to relaunch himself as an author.

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Jimi Hendrix memorial park gets green light

Construction on the Seattle park is finally set to begin more than three years after it was initially due to open.

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Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard ‘go to pot’

The longtime friends and collaborators will release "It's All Going to Pot" on April 20, the unofficial holiday for marijuana lovers.

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The Black Keys cancel another tour

The band scrapped its tour plans as drummer Patrick Carney battles an infection in his shoulder.

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Dave Grohl considering another ‘Sonic Highways’ documentary

In the first season Grohl and his band uncovered the history of the music scene in Seattle, Los Angeles, New Orleans, and New York.

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Rock Hall announces presenters, performers

Paul McCartney will welcome fellow Beatle Ringo Starr into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame next month.

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Willie Nelson will spill his secrets this spring

His autobiography will be called "It's A Long Story: My Life" and it comes out May 5.

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You can print your own Paul McCartney

If you have a 3D printer, you can print your own Paul McCartney.

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Stone Temple Pilots drop ‘Chester Bennington’ from their name

STP has been given the green light to go back to their original moniker, after ending a legal battle with former frontman Scott Weiland.

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Tom DeLonge ends feud with Blink-182 bandmate

The guitarist wants to make amends with Mark Hoppus after the pair engaged in a war of words over his exit from the group.

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Billie Joe Armstrong goes into the guitar business

The Green Day star is getting into a new business.

Musician Courtney Love attends a screening of "Rush" hosted by Ferrari & The Cinema Society on Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013 in New York.

Courtney Love furious about fake Nirvana song

Kurt Cobain's widow has launched a search for the anonymous YouTube user who posted an alleged fake song online.

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Pearl Jam star helps fund skatepark

Jeff Ament is giving skaters in his home state of Montana a boost.

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Jack White owns the first Elvis record

In January, an acetate of Elvis Presley's first record sold for a whopping $300,000 to a mystery bidder.

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