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The Coasters

The Coasters are an American rhythm and blues/rock and roll vocal group that had a string of hits in the late 1950s. Beginning with "Searchin'" and "Young Blood," their most memorable songs were written by the songwriting and producing team of Leiber and Stoller. Although the Coasters originated outside of mainstream doo wop, their records were so frequently imitated that they became an important part of the doo wop legacy through the 1960s.

Cheap Trick

Cheap Trick is an American rock band formed in 1973. Their biggest hits include "Surrender", "I Want You to Want Me", "The Flame" and "Dream Police".

Styx

Styx is an American rock band that became famous for its albums from the late 1970s and early 1980s. They are known for melding the style of prog-rock with the power of hard rock guitar, strong ballads and elements of American musical theater.

Neal Smith

Neal Smith was the drummer for the rock group Alice Cooper from 1967 to 1974. It has been stated by Alice Cooper and Bob Ezrin that Smith would frequently call the Keith Moon and ask him how many drums he had. It was a priority of Smith's to always have one more drum than Moon. Alice Cooper confirmed this in an interview included in the video compilation "Prime Cuts".

ZZ Top

ZZ Top is an American rock band from Houston, Texas. Formed in 1969, the group consists of Billy Gibbons (guitar and vocals), Dusty Hill (bass and vocals) and Frank Beard (drums and percussion).

Al Kooper

Al Kooper (born Alan Peter Kuperschmidt) is an American songwriter, record producer and musician. He is known for organizing Blood, Sweat & Tears, providing studio support for Bob Dylan when he went electric in 1965 and bringing together guitarists Mike Bloomfield and Stephen Stills to record the Super Session album. He has had a successful solo career since then, written music for film soundtracks and has also lectured in musical composition.

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