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Friday Night with Guitar George: Notable Covers Edition

A recent television appearance by a heavy metal band featured an impressive cover version of a well-known pop song half a century old. This got me thinking about other unlikely cover versions—the White Stripes’ rendition of Dolly Parton’s “Jolene” came

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Beyond the 500 – The First 100

In last week’s episode of The 500, Bennett and Kyle looked back on the 100 albums they have discussed so far, what they have learned, and decided what their favorites are. I will do the same, even though I started

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Beyond the 500 – Episode 10

The 500 returns this week with Bennett and guest hosts Brad “Honey Badger” Blackburn and everybody’s favorite Store member Stephen Ray Brown (SRB). There has been a lot of talk about Kyle, who is out of town, being “Wally Pipped,”

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The 500: Episode 10 (410 – 401)

The 500 reaches a landmark, as the 100th album falls this week. Kyle is out of town, so Bennett is joined by Brad Blackburn and Stephen Ray Brown. The gang explores a lot of personal favorites, trashes Sinead O’Connor, listens

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The 500: Episode 7 (440 – 431)

Welcome back for Week 7 of The 500 with Bennett Garland and Kyle Norton. This week, Kyle returns from DC just in time to avoid the city’s sports heartbreak and the duo is able to look each other in the

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