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  • Paul McCartney Awarded French Legion of Honour

    Paul McCartney Awarded French Legion of Honour | ARTICLE

    Paul McCartney became an officer of France's Legion of Honour on Saturday, the Guardian reports. In a private ceremony at the Élysée Palace in Paris, French president Francois Hollande presented the former Beatle with...

    September 8, 2012 2:30 PM ET
  • The National and Chris Cornell Open for Obama at Iowa Rally

    The National and Chris Cornell Open for Obama at Iowa Rally | ARTICLE

    The National and Chris Cornell kicked off a campaign rally for President Barack Obama on Saturday afternoon outside Des Moines, the Times-Delphic reports. A crowd of 10,000 people had gathered for the free outdoor event at...

    September 2, 2012 3:53 PM ET
  • Duran Duran Cancel Atlantic City Show

    Duran Duran Cancel Atlantic City Show | ARTICLE

    Duran Duran canceled Saturday night's Atlantic City show at the last minute due to the illness of keyboardist Nick Rhodes. An announcement posted on the band's website Saturday said that Rhodes had been sick for the past...

    August 26, 2012 12:19 PM ET
  • Pussy Riot Members Flee Russia to Avoid Arrest

    Pussy Riot Members Flee Russia to Avoid Arrest | ARTICLE

    Two members of feminist punk band Pussy Riot have left Russia in order to avoid arrest, the Guardian reports. Police had announced last week that they were searching for additional members of the group after Nadezhda...

    August 26, 2012 11:59 AM ET
  • Randy Travis Charged With Assault

    Randy Travis Charged With Assault | ARTICLE

    Randy Travis' string of troubles with the law continued this week. According to the Associated Press, the country star was ticketed on assault charges in Plano, Texas on Thursday night. Plano police told the AP that Travis...

    August 25, 2012 1:10 PM ET
  • Usher Wins Custody of His Two Sons

    Usher Wins Custody of His Two Sons | ARTICLE

    A Superior Court judge in Georgia granted Usher primary physical custody of his two sons on Friday, bringing to a close an extended legal dispute with the singer's ex-wife, the Associated Press reports. Usher and his ex-wife,...

    August 25, 2012 12:59 PM ET
  • Kid Rock Supports Paul Ryan at Campaign Fundraiser

    Kid Rock Supports Paul Ryan at Campaign Fundraiser | ARTICLE

    Paul Ryan may have been burned by both Rage Against the Machine's Tom Morello and Dee Snider of Twisted Sister, but the Republican vice presidential candidate received a bit of that coveted rock n' roller...

    August 25, 2012 11:46 AM ET
  • Young Man Found Dead at V Festival

    Young Man Found Dead at V Festival | ARTICLE

    A 22-year-old man was found dead at the V Festival in England, the BBC reports. He was discovered unresponsive and not breathing inside a tent on the Weston Park festival grounds in Staffordshire at 1 a.m....

    August 19, 2012 10:44 AM ET
  • Nicki Minaj Cancels V Fest Appearance Because of Strained Vocal Chords

    Nicki Minaj Cancels V Fest Appearance Because of Strained Vocal Chords | ARTICLE

    The V Festival in England has lost another artist from its line-up. After Frank Ocean abruptly cancelled his appearance in the festival along with several other European dates last week, Nicki Minaj has now pulled out...

    August 18, 2012 5:37 PM ET
  • Listen: Bob Dylan's 'Scarlet Town' Previewed on Cinemax

    Listen: Bob Dylan's 'Scarlet Town' Previewed on Cinemax | ARTICLE

    A new song from Bob Dylan's forthcoming album Tempest appeared last night on the Cinemax drama Strike Back. "Scarlet Town," a haunted, acoustic-driven number supported by strains of David Hidalgo's violin, came on as the end credits rolled on the...

    August 18, 2012 5:29 PM ET
  • Former Drummer Sues Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti

    Former Drummer Sues Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti | ARTICLE

    Aaron Sperske, former drummer for Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti, is suing the band for pushing him out, reports Entertainment Law Digest. Sperske's suit claims that he and the three current members of the band had formed an...

    August 18, 2012 4:00 PM ET
  • Canadian Artist Uses John Lennon Tooth Fragment in Sculpture

    Canadian Artist Uses John Lennon Tooth Fragment in Sculpture | ARTICLE

    A fragment of the John Lennon tooth that was auctioned off last fall will become part of a work of art, the Edmonton Sun reports. The tooth's winning bidder gave a small piece of the...

    August 18, 2012 3:27 PM ET
  • Frank Ocean Pulls Out of Coldplay Tour

    Frank Ocean Pulls Out of Coldplay Tour | ARTICLE

    Frank Ocean suddenly pulled himself out of the line-up for Sweden's Way Out West festival yesterday and has canceled a long string of other European dates, including a stadium tour with Coldplay, Billboard reports. Ocean had performed...

    August 12, 2012 3:55 PM ET
  • Insane Clown Posse to Sue FBI Over Gang Designation

    Insane Clown Posse to Sue FBI Over Gang Designation | ARTICLE

    Insane Clown Posse plan to sue the FBI over what the rappers claim is an unfair designation of their fans as gang members, Spin reports. During the ICP Seminar at the 2012 Gathering of...

    August 11, 2012 5:40 PM ET
  • Al Jourgensen Collapses Onstage in Paris

    Al Jourgensen Collapses Onstage in Paris | ARTICLE

    Ministry frontman Al Jourgensen was hospitalized after collapsing onstage during a concert at Bataclan in Paris on Saturday night, Loudwire reports. According to a statement on the band's Facebook page, Jourgensen was diagnosed with "full-system collapse...

    July 29, 2012 6:41 PM ET
  • Stabbing Shuts Down Tenacious D Show

    Stabbing Shuts Down Tenacious D Show | ARTICLE

    A fight broke out in the crowd during a show by Tenacious D in Las Vegas Saturday night and one person was stabbed, the Las Vegas Journal-Review reports. Rock-comedy partners Jack Black and Kyle Gass were about...

    July 29, 2012 11:12 AM ET
  • Snoop Dogg Banned from Norway Over Pot Bust

    Snoop Dogg Banned from Norway Over Pot Bust | ARTICLE

    Snoop Dogg has been banned from Norway for two years as a result of his attempt last month to enter the country carrying marijuana, the Associated Press reports. Snoop Dogg was scheduled to perform at the Hovefestival...

    July 28, 2012 4:03 PM ET
  • Missing Persons Report Filed for Katherine Jackson

    Missing Persons Report Filed for Katherine Jackson | ARTICLE

    Katherine Jackson, mother of Michael Jackson and caretaker to his children since his death, has been reported missing to the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Office, CNN reports. The family matriarch's nephew, Trent Jackson, filed the report on...

    July 22, 2012 12:15 PM ET
  • France's National Front Will Sue Madonna Over Nazi Imagery

    France's National Front Will Sue Madonna Over Nazi Imagery | ARTICLE

    France's far-right National Front party will be filing a lawsuit against Madonna after the singer used Nazi imagery in association with a picture of its leader at her Paris concert on Saturday night, the Guardian reports. The image...

    July 15, 2012 11:56 AM ET
  • Report: Aretha Franklin Wants to be a Judge on 'American Idol'

    Report: Aretha Franklin Wants to be a Judge on 'American Idol' | ARTICLE

    American Idol has had a tough week, with star hosts Steven Tyler and Jennifer Lopez both announcing that they're leaving the show within days of each other. But the enterprise could now finally see a change...

    July 15, 2012 9:40 AM ET
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