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Browne: 'Fogelberg Was An Angel'

18th December 2007

Singer/songwriter JACKSON BROWNE has paid tribute to late pal DAN FOGELBERG, calling him a "beautiful angel". The Same Auld Lang Syne singer, who worked on Browne's 1974 album Late For The Sky, lost his three-year...

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Browne, Nash + Raitt Take Anti-nuclear Petition To Congress

24th October 2007

Veteran rockers JACKSON BROWNE, GRAHAM NASH and BONNIE RAITT renewed their long-dormant anti-nuclear campaign by marching on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C. on Tuesday (23Oct07). The trio are all founders of the Musicians For Safe...

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Fascinating Fact 3602

19th July 2007

JACKSON BROWNE recently performed a sunrise concert in Masada, Israel with Israeli guitarist/singer DAVID BROZ as part of an upcoming U.S. TV special....

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Stars Pay Tribute To Dj Larman At Memorial Event

17th May 2007

JACKSON BROWNE and RICHARD THOMPSON were among the musicians who paid tribute to US radio host HOWARD LARMAN at a memorial service in Los Angeles on Tuesday (15May07) night. Rockers Loudon Wainwright III and Dave...

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Drummer Ian Wallace Dies

28th February 2007

IAN WALLACE, a drummer who toured with rockers such as BOB DYLAN, DON HENLEY and BONNIE RAITT has died. He was 60. Wallace died Thursday (22FEB07) in Los Angeles of complications from oesophageal cancer. English-born...

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Stars Raise Money For Obama

21st February 2007

A galaxy of stars including GEORGE CLOONEY, STEVEN SPIELBERG and EDDIE MURPHY helped raise $1.3 million (GBP666,700) at a fundraiser for Democrat US Presidential hopeful BARACK OBAMA last night (20FEB07). The event at a hotel...

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Native American Activist's Life Story Released To Honour Jolie's Mother

6th February 2007

The documentary ANGELINA JOLIE's late mother MARCHELINE BERTRAND executive produced before her death last month (JAN07) is to be rush released on DVD as a tribute to the actress. TRUDELL follows the lifestory of Native...

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'Sneaky' Pete Kleinow Dies

9th January 2007

Former FLYING BURRITO BROTHERS steel guitarist 'SNEAKY' PETE KLEINOW has died at the age of 72. Kleinow died on Saturday (6JAN07) at a convalescent home in Petaluma, California. He was suffering with Alzheimer's disease. Kleinow...

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Musician Topples Republican Stalwart

9th November 2006

Ex-rocker JOHN HALL has kicked longtime Republican lawmaker SUE KELLY out of office in America's Congressional race. Hall, who wrote the 1970s pop tunes STILL THE ONE and DANCE WITH ME with his group ORLEANS,...

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Wavy Gravy Biopic In The Works

6th November 2006

WOODSTOCK legend and peace activist WAVY GRAVY is set to become a big screen hero almost 40 years after he presented 'three days of peace and music' in upstate New York. The 70-year-old hippie icon,...

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Rock Critic Paul Nelson Dies

14th July 2006

PAUL NELSON, a pioneering rock critic whose interest in folk music led to an early connection with musician BOB DYLAN, has died. He was 70. Nelson was found dead at his New York City apartment...

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Rock Critic Paul Nelson Dies

14th July 2006

PAUL NELSON, a pioneering rock critic whose interest in folk music led to an early connection with musician BOB DYLAN, has died. He was 70. Nelson was found dead at his New York City apartment...

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James Taylor Honoured At Starry Tribute

7th February 2006

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, PAUL SIMON, the DIXIE CHICKS, STING and newly single SHERYL CROW paid tribute to JAMES TAYLOR last night (06FEB06) in Los Angeles as the singer/songwriter was honoured with the MusiCares Person of The...

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Taylor Back In Studio

6th February 2006

Singer/songwriter JAMES TAYLOR has returned to the studio to work on his first album since 2002's OCTOBER ROAD, and hopes to have it completed by next month (MAR06). The album will mark his final...

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Taylor To Be Honoured By Big Names

24th January 2006

Singer/songwriter JAMES TAYLOR is set for a star-studded tribute when BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, STING and PAUL SIMON take to the stage to honour him as the MusiCares Person Of The Year (06). The superstars will...

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Fountains Of Wayne Cover Elo, Burt + Britney

17th April 2005

Rockers FOUNTAINS OF WAYNE are covering their favourite tunes for a new album. The cult group have reworked tunes by ELO, BURT BACHARACH, AZTECH CAMERA and JACKSON BROWNE among others for the new CD,...

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Browne, Cross + Mcdonald Help Mudslide Victims

8th February 2005

JACKSON BROWNE, CHRISTOPHER CROSS and MICHAEL McDONALD have joined forces to help raise cash for the victims of the recent La Conchita mudslide tragedy in California. The artists will perform at Santa Barbara, California's...

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Maines: 'I'm Still Ashamed Of Bush'

5th October 2004

LATEST: DIXIE CHICKS singer NATALIE MAINES has gone public to attack PRESIDENT GEORGE W BUSH again - insisting she's still ashamed he comes from her home state of Texas. The LONG TIME GONE singer...

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Springsteen Adds Vote For Change Date

5th October 2004

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN is planning an unofficial hometown VOTE FOR CHANGE finale days after the all-star concert tour winds up in Washington DC. The rocker, his group THE E STREET BAND and wife PATTI SCIALFA...

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Dixie Chicks Have Another Blast At Bush

15th September 2004

Country trio DIXIE CHICKS are set to deal another blow to US President GEORGE W BUSH when they take to the stage for the VOTE FOR CHANGE finale and urge music fans to elect Democrat...

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More Stars For Zevon Tribute Album

25th August 2004

JACKSON BROWNE, THE WALLFLOWERS and BONNIE RAITT have added their contributions to a new tribute album to tragic rocker WARREN ZEVON. The artists join the likes of the PIXIES, BOB DYLAN and BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN...

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More Stars Vote For Change

22nd August 2004

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...

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Stars Gather In Effort To Oust Bush

5th August 2004

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN and PEARL JAM have teamed up alongside an array of other musicians to host a series of concerts to try and oust US President GEORGE W BUSH. The gigs will take place...

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Friends Gather To Pay Tribute To Zevon

22nd July 2004

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, BOB DYLAN and the PIXIES are among the acts paying tribute to late rocker WARREN ZEVON on a new album. Zevon's longtime producer JORGE CALDERONE will mastermind the project and record a...

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Beatles Top New Immortals Poll

25th March 2004

Legendary stars THE BEATLES and BOB DYLAN have unsurprisingly topped a new ROLLING STONE poll of immortal music artists. Respected musicians BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN, SMOKEY ROBINSON, JACKSON BROWNE, U2's THE EDGE and CHUCK D were...

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Wilson Phillips Return With A Nod To The Classics

22nd March 2004

Pop star siblings WILSON PHILLIPS are returning to their roots to record an album of classic California rock/pop hits. The trio, made up of the kids of BEACH BOYS star BRIAN WILSON and the...

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Daryl Hannah's Baby Plans

19th March 2004

Movie beauty DARYL HANNAH is desperate to have a baby, so she can add to her already huge family. The 44-year-old KILL BILL star is currently single after relationships with actor VAL KILMER and...

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Jackson Browne Thanks 'Hero' Zevon

16th March 2004

Rocker JACKSON BROWNE hailed late singer WARREN ZEVON as his "personal hero" when he was inducted into the ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME last night (15MAR04). The RUNNING ON EMPTY hitmaker credited his...

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Daryl Plans To Adopt

10th March 2004

Actress DARYL HANNAH is planning to go it alone and adopt a baby, after a series of failed romances left her afraid she'll never be a natural mum. The 43-year-old BLADE RUNNER star, who...

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Sting Set For Grammys Beatles Tribute

3rd February 2004

STING, DAVE MATTHEWS, VINCE GILL and THE NEPTUNES' PHARRELL WILLIAMS will team up as the ultimate BEATLES tribute group at the GRAMMY AWARDS on Sunday (08FEB04). The quartet will play FAB FOUR hits as...

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