Chuck Berry’s Old Brick House in St. Louis Eyed for Cultural Museum

St. Louis is planning to convert Chuck Berry‘s one-time home into a museum and to create a cultural district around it honoring the rock ‘n’ roll legend and other prominent African Americans who have lived in that part of the city. The city on Monday solicited bids for the project, which will be centered around

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Chuck Berry, Rock ’n’ Roll Pioneer, Dies at 90

Chuck Berry, who with his indelible guitar licks, brash self-confidence and memorable songs about cars, girls and wild dance parties did as much as anyone to define rock ’n’ roll’s potential and attitude in its early years, died on Saturday at his home near Wentzville, Mo. He was 90. The St. Charles County Police Department

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Chuck Berry Celebrates 90th Birthday With First Album in 38 Years

Rock n’ roll pioneer Chuck Berry, who turned 90 on Tuesday, celebrated his birthday by announcing that his new LP Chuck, the guitarist’s first LP in 38 years, will arrive in 2017 on Dualtone Records. Chuck, Berry’s first album since 1979’s Rock It, is stocked with new, original songs written, recorded and produced by the

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Jack White Sends Working Turntable (With Chuck Berry Music) into Space

Third Man records celebrated their seventh anniversary this July by launching a turntable into space, playing a vinyl record of Carl Sagan’s voice set to music. The space-proof turntable was carried via balloon to reach a peak altitude of 18 miles high, and, before the balloon burst, played out “A Glorious Dawn.” The song is

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