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  • Joan Jett was honoured on the night with an award for 'Rocker of the Year', later taking to the stage with Armstrong to perform 'Don't Abuse Me' from her 1980 album 'Bad Reputation'. Watch footage of that beneath. The event - which raised money for music education and music-related schemes in America's public schools - also saw live performances from Alice Cooper, Brody Dalle, Bikini Kill's Kathleen Hanna teaming up with Beastie Boys' Ad-Rock, and more.

    Full article and video at NME: HERE

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  • The New York City Ebola scare wasn’t enough to halt the festivities for Bob Gruen’s 69th birthday on Thursday night. In honor of the legendary rock photographer, singer/songwriter Jesse Malin and Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong teamed up to play a secret set of covers at the tiny East Village bar 2A.

    In front of a packed crowd of Gruen’s specially invited friends and family, the two performed versions of songs such as the Clash’s “Jail Guitar Doors,” the Ramones’ “Sheena Is A Punk Rocker,” and Cheap Trick’s “Surrender.” The hour long show also included a string of special guests including

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  • Can you believe its been 25 years? Vote now: HERE

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  • Billie Joe with Joan Jett and Robin Zander of Cheap Trick, tonight at rehearsal for LITTLE KIDS ROCK BENEFIT tomorrow in New York City!

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  • The annual Little Kids Rock Benefit is the nation’s premier annual benefit event supporting music education in public schools, and has been Little Kids Rock’s largest fundraising event each year since 2009. That year, Clarence Clemons was honored for his devotion to helping Little Kids Rock build a world, via music, where children can lead rich, purposeful lives. Since then, millions of dollars have been raised, dozens of musical luminaries have come out to support, and hundreds of thousands of schoolchildren have received the transformational gift of music education.

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