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Watch new short film featuring Bono reciting his liner notes for U2’s “Songs of Experience”

Credit: Olaf HeineA new short film featuring audio of U2‘s Bono reading excerpts from the liner notes for the band’s new album, Songs of Experience, has debuted on the Irish rockers’ official VEVO YouTube channel. Shot in black and white, the aptly titled Liner Notes was created by filmmaker and photographer Matt Mahurin in collaboration with producer Jacknife Lee, who …

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John Fogerty takes aim at “Proud Mary” movie for using his song title

Credit: Myriam SantosJohn Fogerty is not happy about Proud Mary, the new movie about a hit-woman with a heart named Mary, starring Empire‘s Taraji P. Henson. Not only does the movie borrow it’s title from Fogerty’s 1968 Creedence Clearwater Revival classic, but a variation on the song’s lyrics was used in promotional material for the film. On Thursday, the Rock …

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Robert Plant concert from 2016 festival curated by David Lynch being released on DVD

Eagle Rock EntertainmentRobert Plant‘s performance with his current band The Sensational Space Shifters was one of the highlights of Twin Peaks director David Lynch‘s inaugural Festival of Disruption, a multimedia cultural event held in October 2016 at the Ace Hotel Theatre in Los Angeles. Now, a new concert film documenting the show will be released on DVD and as a …

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How David Bowie’s widow, Iman, paid tribute to her late husband on the second anniversary of his death

Credit: Jimmy KingToday, January 10, marks the second anniversary of the death of David Bowie, who passed away two days after his 69th birthday. To mark the milestone, Bowie’s widow, supermodel Iman, took to her Instagram account to post the message, “You will always be part of us. Jan 10th #BowieForever #EverAndEver,” along with photos of tattoos that she and …

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Paul McCartney among rock stars supporting UK bill that’s expected to help British music venues

Mary McCartney/MPL CommunicationsPaul McCartney is among a number of famous musicians who are supporting a piece of U.K. legislation called the Agent of Change bill that seeks to help grassroots music venues across the country to stay in business, Sky News reports. The bill, which would make real-estate developers responsible for the cost of soundproofing new buildings erected near existing …

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New artists added to Fleetwood Mac MusiCares tribute concert, including Miley Cyrus and Imagine Dragons

Credit: Danny ClinchSome big-name artists have joined the lineup of the MusiCares Person of the Year tribute concert honoring Fleetwood Mac this month. Among the additions to the show are Miley Cyrus, alternative-rock acts Imagine Dragons and Portugal. The Man, Colombian rock star Juanes and country artists Little Big Town, Alison Krauss and Zac Brown Band. Previously announced acts on …

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