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Don McLean’s new album, Botanical Gardens, finds him reminiscing about his “life as a young person”


Credit: Keith PerryLast month, Don McLean released a studio effort called Botanical Gardens, his first album of new music in nine years. The 13-track collection features the famous singer/songwriter’s musings on aging, new love and broken romances.

John Lennon “Imagine”-themed license plates may soon go on sale in California to aid local food banks


Image authorized by Yoko Ono Lennon. ©Yoko Ono LennonA proposed series of specialty California license plates inspired by John Lennon‘s classic song “Imagine” that would raise money to support food banks in the state may soon be

R.E.M.’s Peter Buck and singer-songwriter Joseph Arthur announce details about debut album, “Arthur Buck”


Credit: Dean KarrR.E.M.‘s Peter Buck and singer-songwriter Joseph Arthur have announced the details of their debut album as the fittingly named duo Arthur Buck. The self-titled effort will be released on June 15. The first preview of Arthur

Upgraded DVD collections featuring Ed Sullivan Show performances by Elvis Presley, The Beatles & more due in May


SOFA Entertainment/UMeA series of DVDs featuring upgraded high-def video footage of classic Ed Sullivan Show performances by some legendary artists — Elvis Presley, The Beatles, The Supremes and The Temptations — will be released on May 25.

Bob Dylan contributes reworked standard to “Universal Love,” new album celebrating same-sex relationships


MGM Resorts InternationalBob Dylan is one of six artists who have contributed recordings to a new album called Universal Love, a collection of reimagined wedding songs celebrating same-sex relationships. Dylan has recorded a new version of the