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Boston Bandmates Remember Drummer Sib Hashian

The rocker was appearing alongside fellow ex-Boston great Barry Goudreau on the Legends of Rock cruise when he collapsed during their set. "Our thoughts go out to the family and friends of...

Boston Drummer Sib Hashian Dead

Doctors were unable to revive the 67-year-old rocker, real name John Thomas Hashian, after he collapsed on Wednesday (22Mar17), while performing on a ship taking tourists on a Caribbean cruise. His son...

Lionel Richie To Receive Honorary Degree

The Dancing on the Ceiling singer is set to receive a doctorate in music by officials from Berklee College of Music in Boston, Massachusetts during a commencement ceremony on 13 May (17)....

Matt Damon To Front Boston Marathon Documentary

The actor, who grew up in the city, will front Jon Dunham's new film, which will touch on the 2013 bombings which shook the finish line of the annual race. Boston will...

Actor Who Played Patriots Day Terrorist Was Most Hated Man On Set

The newcomer, who was born in Georgia, portrays terrorist Tamerlan Tsarnaev in the recreation of the Boston Marathon bombing and its aftermath, and he admits he was made to look so much like...

Ariana Grande Makes Peace With Estranged Dad

The singer recently told Seventeen magazine that she and her father, Edward, had lost touch after falling out years ago, but he was backstage supporting his daughter as she filmed Hairspray Live! last...

Tom Hanks Tips Big In Boston

The movie star, who is flying high on the back of his hit Clint Eastwood biopic Sully, charmed the staff at Pier 6 on Monday (26Sep16) when he showed up for lunch without...

Faith Evans Flashes Privates During Concert

The 43-year-old was in the middle of singing her hit song You Used To Love Me at TD Garden arena in Boston, Massachusetts as part of the Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour when...

Mark Wahlberg's Pardon Request Dropped

In 2014, The Departed star asked Massachusetts state officials to help him clear his name over an assault conviction in 1988. Wahlberg spent 45 days in jail for beating up two Vietnamese men...

Adele Pays Musical Tribute To Amy Winehouse

The British star brought her tour to Boston, Massachusetts on Wednesday (15Sep16), on what would have been the Rehab singer's 33rd birthday, and paying her respects to Winehouse, Adele told the sold out...

Kenny Chesney Shares A Tender Moment With A Fan At Boston Gig

The singer, who normally hides his head under a cowboy hat or baseball cap, was performing a mash-up of the Steve Miller Band's The Joker and Bob Marley's reggae anthem Three Little Birds,...

Slipknot To Go Ahead With North Carolina Show

Slipknot have decided to go ahead with their North Carolina show, despite their disgust over the US state's ''bathroom bill''.Although they admitted to reservations about playing in North Carolina, the band ultimately decided to partner...

Garth Brooks Praises Lee Brice As 'The Master'

The 37-year-old performed an acoustic set to warm up the crowd in Louisiana before Garth's main show, but he made a surprise return to the spotlight during the veteran musician's performance to team...

Blake Shelton Gushes Over Gwen Stefani's Concert During Tour Opener

The country music star turned out to support his girlfriend as she kicked off her This Is What the Truth Feels Like tour near Boston, Massachusetts and couldn’t help but gush over the...

Boston Founder Loses Defamation Lawsuit Bids

The founder of the group Boston launched legal action against Herald editors and Inside Track columnists Gayle Fee and Laura Raposa in 2010 after they suggested he was partly responsible for late bandmate...

Sam Smith Enjoys Boston Vacation With Family

The Writing’s on the Wall singer was forced to scrap dates and appearances and subsequently underwent surgery at the Massachusetts General Hospital Voice Center after suffering a vocal cord haemorrhage last May (15)....

Selena Gomez Leads Jam Session At Children's Hospital

The Hands to Myself star took her Revival Tour to Boston on Saturday (28May16), but she arrived in the city a little early, opting to spend part of her day off meeting with...

Justin Bieber Takes A Selfie With Restaurant Manager After Photo Ban

The Sorry superstar was in Boston, Massachusetts on Wednesday (10May16) during a two-night concert stint when he agreed to mug for a snap with a STRIP by Strega restaurant boss. The photo...

Justin Bieber Is Done Taking Pictures With Fans

The Sorry singer took to Instagram.com on Tuesday (10May16) to make the announcement, and simply wrote, "If you happen to see me out somewhere know that I'm not gonna take a picture I'm...

Pearl Jam Pull North Carolina Date

Springsteen scrapped a show in Greensboro earlier this month (Apr15) following the introduction of the HB2 legislation, which restricts the public toilets transgenders can use, and Starr quickly followed suit, axing shows there...

Rockers Boston Scrap North Carolina Shows Over Anti-lgbt Law

Bruce Springsteen and Ringo Starr recently cancelled concerts in the area, citing their disgust at legislators' House Bill 2 (HB2), a recently-introduced anti-LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) state law, which restricts the...

Dresden Dolls To Play Reunion Shows

Amanda Palmer and Brian Viglione announced a hiatus in 2008, but this summer (16), they are coming together for a special show in their native Boston, Massachusetts on 26 August (16) and another...

Rockers Boston To End 40th Anniversary Tour In Boston

The More Than a Feeling stars are gearing up for their milestone trek in North America, and they are planning to end the tour with a show at Boston's Wang Theatre on 14...

Boston Frontman's Lawsuit Against Former Guitarist Dismissed

Goudreau played with the rockers for three years before quitting the line-up in 1979 following a legal battle with their manager. According to TMZ.com, Scholz offered the guitarist a severance package to...

Uzo Aduba Calls On Fans To Make Fundraising Push For Boston Marathon Run

The Orange Is the New Black star announced her plans to pound the pavement in her native Massachusetts earlier this year (15) and she quickly hit her fundraising target, which will benefit Boston's...

Dropkick Murphys Perform Impromptu Gig At Boston Airport

The bandmembers arrived at Boston's Logan International Airport on Monday night to board a plane to Ireland and decided to perform for fans in Terminal E as they waited for their flight....

Boston Hoping For December Album Comeback - Report

Classic rockers Boston are hoping to score a Christmas (13) hit by releasing their first album since frontman Brad Delp committed suicide in 2007 at the beginning of December (13).Life, Love & Hope will hit...

Musicians, Comedians And Boston Natives Rocked Td Garden During Boston Strong Benefit

Despite being put together in mere weeks, the Boston Strong concert, which took place last night at Boston’s TD Garden, was a complete success. Headlined by acts like Aerosmith (who flew in from Singapore for...

Joe Perry Missed Brad Delp At Boston Charity Gig

Aerosmith's appearance at a charity gig in the band's hometown this week (beg27May13) was tinged with sadness for Joe Perry as he struggled to watch Boston play without late frontman Brad Delp.Perry's band headlined Boston...

Boston Star Given Permission To Sue Bandmate's Widow

Boston founder Tom Scholz has been given permission to sue the widow of late bandmate Brad Delp for alleged defamatory remarks she made in a newspaper interview.The guitarist's original defamation lawsuits against Micki Delp and...

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