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Oneohtrix Point Never Albums From Worst To Best

After the recent passing of Chuck Berry, a letter Carl Sagan wrote to him in 1986 began circulating on social media. It congratulated Berry on the fact that the rollicking guitar riff on "Johnny B. Goode" was now hurtling through space via NASA’s Voyager Golden Record project, as an example of the very human sound…

The Brits Are Coming With LegalTech

Sometimes, it seems like the English have to tell Americans what they've been missing. Like rock and roll. While Chuck Berry was playing juke joints in the United States, the Beatles were bringing the sound to the Ed Sullivan Show. Now it's the tech show. London-based firm Allen &......

Chuck Berry Is Hailed as a Rock Trailblazer and a St. Louis Hero at His Funeral

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The musician was honored in his hometown, with a service including letters from Paul McCartney and Bill Clinton and a rendition of “Johnny B. Goode.”

Fans say farewell to rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry

Music legend's fans lined up near St. Louis before dawn on Sunday to pay their final respects to the performer, three weeks after his death at age 90.        

The Latest: Family and friends pack service for Chuck Berry

The Latest on the public viewing and private service honoring rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry (all times local): ___ 3 p.m. Music legend Chuck Berry was remembered by friends … Click to Continue »

Fans say farewell to rock 'n' roll legend Chuck Berry

2 weeks agoNews : NY Daily News

Chuck Berry fans have the chance to say their final farewells to the late rock 'n' roll visionary.

Music Notes

Time for some music notes. The only story I have about Chuck Berry is that he was the opening act for the only Grateful Dead show I ever saw. This was in Portland in 1995. The last tour. I was as excited or more so to see Chuck than the Dead. But the traffic was […]

Rock Hall recap: The ceremony's 8 big moments

From all-star tributes to Chuck Berry, Prince and Tupac to the night's most emotional speeches.        

Opinion: To the late, great Chuck Berry

We recently lost the great Chuck Berry, one of the handful of people whom I’d credit as the originators of rock and roll. His guitar mastery,…

The Last Best Venue

Of all the tributes to Chuck Berry (two in the current NR) none that I saw reflected what I always felt about him — that for all his catholicity and energy, there was something slick and soulless about his music. The reason I think may be in his bio: He wanted to be Charlie Christian, playing jazz guitar. Show More Summary

Keith Richards remembers the time Chuck Berry punched him

2 weeks agoNews : NY Daily News

Chuck Berry was one of Keith Richards' greatest influences, but their relationship was not always amicable.

Chuck Berry Punched Keith Richards After Backstage Row

Chuck Berry punched Keith Richards in the face after he found him toying with his guitar. The iconic musician - who died on March 18, aged 90 - was one of Richards' biggest influence, but his temper flared when he saw the Rolling Stones...Show More Summary

Keith Richards Remembers Chuck Berry, the ‘Granddaddy’ of Rock and His Former Temporary Roommate

Keith Richards has always been forthright about Chuck Berry’s influence on his music, but the memories of Berry he shares with Rolling Stone are more nuanced than pure adulation. For starters, the now desceased music icon once punched Richards in the face. The black eye, or as the Rolling Stones ... More »

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