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Fascinating Fact 11949

17th August 2011

Beck and Sean Lennon are to lead a tribute to late French singer/songwriter Serge Gainsbourg at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on 28 August (11). The two musicians will be joined by Faith No...

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Beck Designs Art For Coppola's Literary Magazine

29th June 2011

Rocker Beck's will grace the cover and inside pages of moviemaker Francis Ford Coppola's literary magazine Zoetrope: All Story.The Loser singer agreed to design images for the latest issue of the quarterly publication. The summer...

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Allegra Beck Recalls Gianni Versace's Death

7th June 2011

Versace heiress Allegra Beck "lived in the dark" when her uncle, Gianni Versace, was murdered in 1997.The 25 year old - daughter of Gianni's sister Donatella Versace and Paul Beck - was extremely close to...

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Heavy Metal Roadie Lady Gaga

21st April 2011

Lady Gaga has been a roadie for Iron Maiden.The 25-year-old singer is a huge fan of the heavy metal group and offered to do chores for them backstage when they met in Tampa, Florida during...

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Conan O'brien's Beard To Be Shaved By Ferrell

19th April 2011

Conan O Brien 's famous beard is under threat after the comedian and actor Will Ferrell threatened to shave it off when he next appears on the host's talk show. Conan O Brien welcomes the...

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Beck's Show Ends Apocalypse Now

7th April 2011

Glenn Beck is out as host of the 5 00 p.m. hour on Fox News Channel, but it is not clear whether he jumped or was pushed. In an interview with the Associated Press on...

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Report Beck May Launch His Own Cable Channel

23rd March 2011

If he fails to reach a contract-renewal agreement with Fox News by December, when his current contract expires, Glenn Beck plans either to start a new cable channel or expand his online subscription video service,...

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Jon Fratelli's Broken Sounding Record

23rd March 2011

Jon Fratelli's friends thought their speakers were broken when they heard his new record. The 'Santo Domingo' singer tried to get away from the sound of modern rock records when recording his solo debut 'Psycho...

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Report Fox News May Dump Glenn Beck

7th March 2011

Fox News executives are considering dropping Glenn Beck when his contract comes up for renewal in December, New York Times columnist David Carr reported on Sunday, citing unnamed officials at the cable news network. Carr...

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David Guetta 'Honoured' To Work With U2

24th January 2011

David Guetta is looking forward to the "challenge" of producing U2. The French DJ confirmed he has been approached by the Irish rockers about making tracks together, and wants to take part in their next...

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31 Million Watch Obama At Tucson Memorial

14th January 2011

Nielsen Research said on Thursday that some 31 million people watched President Obama's speech during the memorial service for victims of the Tucson shooting Wednesday night on NBC, CBS, Fox, ABC, CNN, Fox News and...

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The Kooks Take On Alternative Influences

8th December 2010

The Kooks' new album is influenced by Beck and film director David Lynch.The British indie rockers have been watching and listening to the works of the alternative US musician and avant-garde filmmaker in a bid...

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The Strokes Complete New Album

17th November 2010

The Strokes have finished their latest album. The 'Last Night' hitmakers completed recording the songs which will make up their fourth, as yet untitled album, yesterday (16.11.10), according to singer Julian Casablancas.In reply to a...

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U2 Call In Danger Mouse

21st October 2010

U2 are working with producer Danger Mouse on their next album. The Irish group are presently recording their 13th album - which has the working title 'Songs Of Ascent' - with the producer and musician,...

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Npr Tells Employees Don't Attend Stewart And Colbert Rallies

15th October 2010

A warning to NPR employees not to attend the Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert spoof rallies in Washington on Oct. 30 spread across the Internet and the traditional news media on Thursday. The notice from...

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Beck Says He's Giving New Rally Money To Charity

10th September 2010

After questions were raised by both liberal and conservative commentators about who will be benefiting from a 9/11 patriotic rally in Anchorage, AK featuring Glenn Beck and Sarah Palin, a spokesperson for Beck on Thursday...

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More Tv Reporters Gunned Down In Iraq

9th September 2010

Insurgent gunmen in the northern Iraqi city of Mosul on Wednesday shot and killed two TV reporters, Safah Abdul Hameed (aka Safa al-Din Abdel Hamid) and Safaa al-Khaiyatt, as they were leaving for work at...

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Beck/palin's 9/11 Rally Who's Getting The Money?

9th September 2010

Questions were being raised Wednesday about where the funds from a 9/11 rally in Anchorage, AK featuring Glenn Beck and Sara Palin will be going. Tickets for the event are selling for between $73 and...

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Huge Crowd On Hand For Beck Rally

30th August 2010

The number of people who participated in Glenn Beck's Restoring Honor rally in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington Saturday was variously reported as 87,000 (CBS), 300,000 (NBC and the National Parks Service), and...

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Ac/dc, Kiss And Slash Lead Rock Nominations

13th August 2010

AC/DC, Rage Against The Machine, KISS and Slash are all up for two awards at the Classic Rock Roll Of Honour. The four rock giants are all nominated for the coveted Band of the Year...

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Report O'reilly Won't Sit In White House Briefing Room

5th August 2010

A White House Correspondents' Association board member has shot down Bill O'Reilly's announced intention of occasionally occupying the front-row seat at the White House briefing room that was recently assigned to Fox News. On his...

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Will O'reilly Take A Front-row Seat At White House?

4th August 2010

The decision by the White House Correspondents Association to grant a front-row seat to Fox News in the White House briefing room suddenly became fraught with controversy Monday when Fox's conservative commentator Bill O'Reilly announced...

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Cbs's Schieffer Blast "New Media" On Sherrod Story

26th July 2010

A week after Shirley Sherrod was forced to resign from her position at the U.S. Department of Agriculture after a video of her was posted on a conservative news site and was later broadcast on...

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Beck, Snow Patrol And Smith Honour Martyn

23rd July 2010

Stars including BECK, SNOW PATROL and THE CURE's ROBERT SMITH have teamed up to record a tribute album in honour of late singer-songwriter JOHN MARTYN.The star, who died in January 2009 at the age of...

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Abc Reporter Takes On Fox's Beck

20th July 2010

Three years after launching a highly critical investigation of rival NBC's "To Catch a Predator" series on Dateline , ABC's chief investigative correspondent Brian Ross has trained his sights on another rival, Fox News, and...

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Bbc Talk-show Host Ross Ends 13-Year Run

19th July 2010

Famed British talk-show host Jonathan Ross closed out his 13-year run on the BBC Friday night with a show that featured actor Mickey Rourke and soccer star David Beckham, who sat on Ross's lap during...

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Khan Is Batty For Beck

1st June 2010

BAT FOR LASHES star NATASHA KHAN and BECK look set to create a new superduo after working together on a tune for the new TWILIGHT movie soundtrack.The alternative superstars collaborated on Let's Get Lost for...

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Thr Owner Says He'll Invest In It And Expand Staff

27th May 2010

Disputing rampant speculation that e5 Global Media, the new owners of the Hollywood Reporter, was planning additional cutbacks at the morale-challenged trade publication and converting it into a slick, celebrity-oriented weekly, the company's CEO, Richard...

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New Face Mick Hucknall

11th May 2010

Ronnie Wood is working with Mick Hucknall on The Faces reunion.The guitarist is reforming his former band with a number of guest musicians and vocalists and has praised the Simply Red frontman's talents, comparing him...

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Another Msnbc Host Is Shown The Door

22nd April 2010

MSNBC continues to have problems with its 3 00 p.m. hosts. Only a week ago it booted David Schuster out of the time period after Schuster taped a pilot for a CNN series without telling...

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