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Dave J Hogan/Getty ImagesThe much-anticipated return to the U.K. stage by the Rolling Stones took place Sunday at London’s O2 Arena, in celebration of their 50th anniversary. A second show at the same venue will be held on Thursday.
According to NME, the first London show was a big night for members of the band and fans alike, as guests included former bass player Bill Wyman and guitarist Mick Taylor, the latter of whom replaced founding member Brian Jones in 1969 following his untimely death. read more ≫
BETThe 25th annual Soul Train Awards airs Sunday night on BET and Centric at 9 p.m. ET. Taped earlier this month in Las Vegas, the entire event served as a tribute to the late Soul Train creator Don Cornelius, who **** February 1 of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
"He was a good friend of mine," Eddie Levert told reporters on the red carpet. "I miss him. We miss him sorely, because we had great ***** together." read more ≫
RecordStoreDay.comHappy Black Friday, audiophiles! While holiday shoppers will be braving the crowds to find the best deals at their local malls, today also marks the fall edition of Record Store Day. That's the day that a wide variety of artists release limited-edition album reissues, new singles and rare and unreleased material -- all on vinyl -- to support independent music retailers. read more ≫