Dave Swanson is a writer and musician from Cleveland, Ohio. He has spent a lifetime obsessed with all things Rock & Roll. Dave has written for a variety of publications including Shindig!, Bucketful Of Brains, The Cleveland Scene and The Cleveland Plain Dealer. He hosts his own radio show, has promoted concerts and played in several bands including, but not limited to, Rainy Day Saints, New Salem Witch Hunters, The Cynics, Chamber Strings, Guided By Voices, Death Of Samantha, and Captain Groovy & His Bubblegum Army. Favorite bands-Cheap Trick, The Monkees, Sparks, Motorhead, Beach Boys, Rockpile, XTC,Van Der Graaf Generator, Sweet, Bob Dylan,etc. Favortie color- paisley. Sign-Scorpio. Favorite Movies-Love And Death, Don't Look Back & Beyond The Valley Of The Dolls. Political party-Mod & Rocker. Religion-Rock & Roll. His biggest regret is having no regrets. If not playing, writing, reading about, listening to, or discussing music, he is most likely dead.
The Death of Bon Scott
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The Day Sid Vicious Died
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Jack White Is Opening a Third Man Records Pressing Plant and Record Store in Detroit
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The History of the Ramones’ ‘Rocket to Russia’
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The Day Led Zeppelin Made Their Live Debut
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Siouxsie Sioux Returns With Her First New Song in Eight Years for the ‘Hannibal’ Series Finale
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The Velvet Underground to Reissue 1970’s Classic ‘Loaded’ as Deluxe Box Set
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‘Do You Think Courtney Killed Kurt’ Question Arises in Recent Billy Corgan Q + A Session
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More Details on New Kurt Cobain Album Revealed
As previously reported, an album of unreleased Kurt Cobain recordings is in the works, and more details have now emerged.
Courtney Love Joins Cast of New James Franco Film
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Courtney Love Sued by Ghostwriter of Unpublished Memoir
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