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Prince Prepares Uninterrupted Eight-Minute Performance for Saturday Night Live

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Warner Bros. RecordsEarlier this month came the news that Prince will serve as musical guest on an upcoming episode of NBC’s Saturday Night Live. Now, he’s revealed what we can expect of his performance, which will air November 1. Instead of doing two separate performances like most entertainers, the legendary singer will provide an eight-minute-long jam session with no commercial ... Read More »

Doors, Toto, Vanilla Fudge Members Featured in Film Marking 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

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Lightyear EntertainmentThe Doors‘ Robby Krieger, Toto‘s David Paich and members of Vanilla Fudge are among the music stars featured in a new documentary called Rockin’ the Wall, which commemorates the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. The film, which was directed by Larry Schweikart, focuses on the influence that rock music had in inspiring the anti-communist revolution ... Read More »

U2 Says “Songs of Innocence” First in a Trilogy of Albums

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Image Courtesy of Interscope RecordsIt took a while for U2 to finish off their latest album, Songs of Innocence, but it doesn’t seem like we’ll have to wait as long for a follow-up Bono tells Rolling Stone in a new cover story that the band has planned a follow-up to Songs of Innocence, entitled Songs of Experience, which he hopes ... Read More »

Cream Bassist Jack Bruce Dead at 71

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Photo: Tina KorhonenJack Bruce, bass player for legendary supergroup Cream, has died. He was 71. A message on the musician’s official website reads, “It is with great sadness that we, Jack’s family, announce the passing of our beloved Jack: husband, father, granddad and all around legend. The world of music will be a poorer place without him, but he lives ... Read More »

Carlos Santana & Son Playing National Anthem at Tonight’s World Series Game

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Maryanne Bilham/RCA RecordsJust a reminder that Carlos Santana will be playing “The Star-Spangled Banner” tonight before Game Four of the 2014 World Series between his hometown San Francisco Giants and the Kansas City Royals. The guitar legend will perform an instrumental version of the national anthem accompanied by his son Salvador. The game, which will take place at San Francisco’s ... Read More »