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Van Zandt Turns Record Boss

11th December 2006

Guitarist, actor and radio host STEVEN VAN ZANDT is expanding his impressive resume by turning record label boss. Van Zandt's varied career includes stints in BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's E STREET BAND, a role in hit mob...

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Songwriter Wilkin Dies

30th October 2006

Songwriter MARIJOHN WILKIN, who co-wrote the classic ballad LONG BLACK VEIL and other hits, has died. She was 86. Wilkin died at her home in Nashville, Tennessee on Saturday (28OCT06) after a long battle with...

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Flowers Attacks 'Anti-american' Green Day

15th October 2006

THE KILLERS frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has slammed rock band GREEN DAY's negative attitude towards the US. Flowers insists he is offended by the AMERICAN IDIOT rockers' portrayal of America, and has criticised the band's supposedly...

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Fascinating Fact 2239

12th October 2006

A new book of never-before-seen photographs of PEARL JAM, with accompanying essays written by BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, PETE TOWNSHEND, MICHAEL STIPE, BEN HARPER, CAMERON CROWE and TIM ROBBINS, is released this week (begs09OCT06) and can be...

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Hollywood Producer Bing Saved Lonely Lewis

27th September 2006

JERRY LEE LEWIS was shocked when Hollywood producer and ELIZABETH HURLEY's ex-boyfriend STEVE BING tracked him down in rural Mississippi and begged him to record an album of duets. The 70-year-old was living as a...

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Burke Records With Country's Great Ladies

19th September 2006

Soul great SOLOMON BURKE is recording a new album with country's leading ladies. The GOT TO GET YOU OFF MY MIND singer has hit the recording studio with DOLLY PARTON, EMMYLOU HARRIS and GILLIAN WELCH,...

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Springsteen Makes Public Show Of Solidarity With Wife

30th August 2006

LATEST: BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN put on a public loving show of solidarity with his wife PATTI SCIALFA yesterday (29AUG06) - further rubbishing bogus reports they had split after 18 years of marriage. The BORN IN THE...

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Springsteen Rubbishes Split Reports

29th August 2006

LATEST: Veteran rocker BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN has denied reports he has split from PATTI SCIALFA, his wife of nearly two decades. The BORN IN THE USA star was said to have separated from Scialfa in secret,...

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Springsteen's Marriage Over?

24th August 2006

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN has reportedly split from his wife of 20 years, PATTI SCIALFA, and started a new relationship with a 9/11 widow. Friends of the rocker claim Springsteen and Scialfa have separated in secret, after...

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Eavis Denies Springsteen Rumours

10th August 2006

Glastonbury Festival founder MICHAEL EAVIS has denied reports BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN is set to headline the English festival next year (07). Internet reports claimed the BORN IN THE USA hitmaker would headline the main stage, as...

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Bon Jovi Hits Back At Critics

19th July 2006

BON JOVI have hit out at critics of their music insisting, regardless of musical preferences, no one can question the rockers' commercial success. The enduring group boast an upcoming sold-out three-night engagement at Giants Stadium,...

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Springsteen Son Rescued From Lake Placid

13th July 2006

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's son EVAN was rescued from Lake Placid, New York earlier this month (02JUL06) after his kayak overturned. The 15-year-old was kayaking with friends during a Independence Day weekend break in the stunning region...

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Burns Regrets Wedding Day Dancing Fiasco

10th July 2006

Movie star EDWARD BURNS hates watching video footage of his post-wedding first dance with supermodel CHRISTY TURLINGTON - because neither the bride nor the groom put their best foot forward. The actor/writer admits both looked...

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Waiting Game Pays Off For Soul Man Sam As Stars Line Up

9th July 2006

Patience has paid off for SOUL MAN SAM MOORE - ERIC CLAPTON, MARIAH CAREY and STING have joined the singer on his new duets album. Moore had planned to release the project, OVERNIGHT SENSATION, earlier...

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Dylan Tops Songwriters Polls

5th July 2006

BOB DYLAN has topped a new magazine poll of the best living songwriters, beating off competition from NEIL YOUNG and BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN. Writers of US music magazine Paste chose Dylan to head up their comprehensive...

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Supergroup Formed For Superbowl Countdown

30th June 2006

AEROSMITH star JOE PERRY, CHEAP TRICK star RICK NIELSEN and members of BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's E STREET BAND have formed a supergroup with country maverick HANK WILLIAMS JR to pay tribute to American football. The unnamed...

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Vedder Reunites With His Stepfather After 20 Years

21st June 2006

PEARL JAM rocker EDDIE VEDDER has reunited with his estranged stepfather for the sake of his siblings. The ALIVE singer admits he recently came face to face with the man who he alleged pushed him...

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Sopranos Star Van Zant Plans Theatrical Tv Project

17th June 2006

Rocker-turned-TV hitman 'LITTLE' STEVEN VAN ZANT is forming his own theatre company with his actress wife VICTORIA. THE SOPRANOS star, who spent years as BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's loyal sideman, has announced plans to create a troupe...

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O'brien Loves The Boss

31st May 2006

Talk show king CONAN O BRIEN's favourite ever guest is BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN and he insists the biggest stars are the nicest people. The LATE NIGHT... host is amazed when Z-list celebrities turn up late and...

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Shakira Tops Euro Singles Chart

30th May 2006

SHAKIRA feat WYCLEF JEAN is hanging onto the top spot on the European singles chart with her smash hit HIPS DON'T LIE. The sexy Colombian is keeping GNARLS BARKLEY's CRAZY at number two, while RIHANNA's...

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Dixie Chicks Apologise To Talk Show

26th May 2006

LATEST: Country trio DIXIE CHICKS has apologised to the hosts of US talk show THE VIEW after they claimed they were too famous to go on the daily programme. The GOODBYE EARL hitmakers told the...

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Dixie Chicks Upset Us Talk Show

24th May 2006

Country trio THE DIXIE CHICKS have infuriated the hosts of US TV show THE VIEW, after claiming they were 'above' appearing on the show. The GOODBYE EARL hitmakers are very selective about which programmes they...

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Fascinating Fact 1510

17th May 2006


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Cobain Voted Greatest Rocker

11th May 2006

KURT COBAIN has been named the Greatest Hero In Rock 'N' Roll history by the readers of a British music magazine. The NIRVANA frontman, who died in 1994 aged just 27, beat newcomers PETE DOHERTY...

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Rihanna Spends Second Week At Euro Top

8th May 2006

RIHANNA continues to sit atop the European singles chart with her smash hit S.O.S. (RESCUE ME), while BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN jumps straight in at number one in the continent's albums chart with WE SHALL OVERCOME: THE...

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Godsmack Lead Top Debuts On The Us Album Chart

3rd May 2006

Rockers GODSMACK have returned to the top of the US album charts by debuting new album IV at number one on the new Billboard 200. It's the group's second debut at the top - their...

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Killers Look To Springsteen For Sophomore Effort

2nd May 2006

THE KILLERS have ditched their British influences in favour of a more American approach because frontman BRANDON FLOWERS has fallen in love with BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's music. The US singer admits the band's debut album HOT...

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Springsteen Blasts Katrina Response

1st May 2006

Veteran rocker BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN yesterday (30APR06) slammed the official response to Hurricane Katrina during a performance at New Orleans' Jazz + Heritage Festival as "criminal". Springsteen took the opportunity to hit out at politicians for...

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Gnarls Barkley Score UK Chart Double

1st May 2006

American duo GNARLS BARKLEY have scored a UK chart double, topping both the singles and album countdowns. The hip-hop outfit, comprising GORILLAZ producer DANGER MOUSE and rapper CEE-LO, notch their fifth week at number one...

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Joel Makes New York History

21st April 2006

BILLY JOEL made history in New York on Wednesday (19APR06) when he became the first celebrity to have his 'sports shirt' retired at Madison Square Garden. The rocker recently shattered BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN's record of 10...

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