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Willis Joins The Allman Brothers For Summer Tour

Movie star BRUCE WILLIS is returning to his singing roots this summer (06) as a guest on the ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND tour. The DIE HARD star, who scored a string of hits in the 1980s,...

Prince Score's First Us Chart Number One Debut

PRINCE has scored his first number one debut in the US album charts after selling 183,000 copies of his new album 3121 in a week. The album is the pop superstar's fourth chart-topper on the...

Dern Weds Harper

JURASSIC PARK star LAURA DERN married her long-term love, singer/songwriter BEN HARPER, in a sunset ceremony in Los Angeles on Thursday (22DEC05). The blonde actress, 38, and 36-year-old rocker wed in front of 150...

Stars Bounce Back With Beatles Rubber Soul Tribute Album

THE DONNAS, BEN HARPER and COWBOY JUNKIES have joined forces to celebrate THE BEATLES' RUBBER SOUL album by recording a 40th anniversary tribute. Various acts have re-recorded the 14 tracks on the landmark 1965...

Jones + Krauss Honour Raitt

NORAH JONES and ALISON KRAUSS will be among the stars paying tribute to blues queen BONNIE RAITT at an upcoming VH1 concert. The musicians will perform their favourite Raitt tunes as part of the...

Zooma Tour Cancelled

The inaugural ZOOMA tour, which was to be headlined by former PHISH star TREY ANASTASIO and BEN HARPER, has been cancelled due to poor ticket sales. The musical trek around North America - also...

Founding Member Of Blind Boys Dies

GEORGE SCOTT, a founding member of the BLIND BOYS OF ALABAMA gospel group, has died of complications from diabetes and a heart condition. He was 75. CLARENCE FOUNTAIN, the band's frontman, says Scott died...

Dern Has Second Child

Actress LAURA DERN has given birth to her second child, a baby daughter, with musician partner BEN HARPER. The girl, whose name is being kept secret, was born on Sunday (28NOV04), reports PAGESIX.COM....

More Stars Vote For Change

SHERYL CROW, surf rocker JACK JOHNSON and CROSBY, STILLS + NASH have climbed aboard America's VOTE FOR CHANGE TOUR. The newly-announced acts will join BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, the DAVE MATTHEWS BAND, PEARL JAM and R.E.M...

Dern Engaged To Harper

Californian musician BEN HARPER is finally engaged to his long-term love LAURA DERN - weeks after announcing they are expecting their second child. The JURASSIC PARK actress began dating the STEAL MY KISSES hitmaker,...

Harper And Dern Expecting Second Child

Musician BEN HARPER and actress girlfriend LAURA DERN are expecting their second child at the end of the year (04). According to American gossip site PAGESIX.COM, the DIAMONDS ON THE INSIDE hitmaker and...

The Wall Heads For Broadway

PINK FLOYD star ROGER WATERS is taking the legendary group's THE WALL concept to Broadway, New York, as part of a lucrative deal with movie studio MIRAMAX. Waters admits he's thrilled with the idea,...

Clapton + Richards Join Toots Tribute

Rock legends ERIC CLAPTON and KEITH RICHARDS are among the stars who'll guest on a new tribute to reggae greats TOOTS + THE MAYTALS. FREDERICK 'TOOTS' HIBBERT and his group became ska godfathers in...

Pearl Jam Jam With Harper

PEARL JAM fans who missed their New York show on Tuesday night (08JUL03) are in for a special treat on the official bootleg of the show - a duet between singer EDDIE VEDDER and BEN...

A Band Of Bens?

Namesake pals BEN KWELLER, BEN FOLDS and BEN LEE are in negotiations with BEN HARPER to form a supergroup BAND OF BENS. Kweller, Folds and Lee have become firm friends since hanging out with...

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