Roger McGuinn, founding member of The Byrds and a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, heads onstage at a California music festival in 2013.
Roger McGuinn, founding member of The Byrds and a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, heads onstage at a California music festival in 2013. Frazer Harrison Getty Images for Stagecoach
Roger McGuinn, founding member of The Byrds and a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, heads onstage at a California music festival in 2013. Frazer Harrison Getty Images for Stagecoach
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February 27, 2016 01:00 PM

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