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Ozzy Osbourne Cancels All No. American Tour Dates

“I don’t want to start a tour and then cancel shows at the last minute, as it’s just not fair to the fans,” said Ozzy in his official announcement.

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David Byrne’s ‘American Utopia’ Returning to B’way

The acclaimed sold-out run is getting a return engagement. The original production has been filmed by director Spike Lee

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Elvis Costello, Humbled, Receives OBE at Buckingham Palace

He has been named an Officer of the Order of the British Empire for Services To Music. In typically biting fashion, he offered some self-deprecating remarks

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Queen Replicates Live Aid Set at Firefight Australia Concert

Alice Cooper and Olivia Newton-John were also among the stars performing at the benefit in Sydney to raise money for relief of the bushfires

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Rush ‘Permanent Waves’ Getting 40th Anniversary Editions

It was the trio’s biggest chart success up until then, when it was released on Jan. 14, 1980, and yielded a big pop radio hit, “The Spirit of Radio”

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Buzzy Linhart, Singer-Writer-Musician, Dies at 76

The performer, closely associated with the Greenwich Village folk-rock scene, co-wrote Bette Midler’s single “(You Got to Have) Friends”

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Universal Music’s 2008 Recordings Fire: Update

News of the loss first arose in 2019. Court documents now reveal a significant discrepancy regarding the status of master recordings by many legends

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Rolling Stones Announce 2020 Tour: Tickets On Sale

The 15-date No Filter stadium tour marks their first concerts since last summer’s North American tour. See where and when they’re playing

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Huey Lewis Releases New Album, ‘Weather’: Listen

The album, titled ‘Weather,’ is his band’s first new studio release in 18 years. He has suffered a well-documented hearing loss

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Early Music From Allman Brothers Gets Reissued

Four albums, including Duane and Gregg Allman’s 1966 LP, Allman Joys, and a pair of Hour Glass releases, make their CD debut and return to vinyl

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