By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – Back for its sixth edition in Rio de Janeiro where it began in 1985, the Rock in Rio music festival starts today, Friday, September 18th. Celebrating its 30th...
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