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Accordion-wielding Grammar Geek, Weird Al, Tops Billboard 200. Best Chart Week Ever?

By Victoria Pavlova | 24th July 2014

Weird Al Yankovic’s latest parody album Mandatory Fun took Number 1 on the Billboard album chart this week, proving that a devoted fanbase still counts for something. With sharp parodies of hits from the past...

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Dancing In Denver! Budweiser Made In America Explore Colorado's Exciting Music Scene

By Holly Williams | 17th July 2014

Budweiser Made in AmericaWe explore the diverse Denver music scene as Budweiser unveil the latest in their series of documentaries ahead of the fast-approaching Budweiser Made in America festival.When Jay-Z embarked on his Budweiser Made...

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Metallica's Orion Festival Reveals 2013 Line-up, Including Red Hot Chili Peppers

By Contributor | 25th February 2013

Metallica have revealed the line-up for their second annual Orion Music + More Festival, and as you’d expect from the ageing veterans of heavy metal, it’s one that bristles with more noise and riffs than...

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Tom Morello Recruits Rock Pals For New Occupy Anthem

28th September 2012

Rocker and activist Tom Morello has teamed up with System Of A Down's Serj Tankian and Rise Against frontman Tim Mcilrath to record a new song in support of the Occupy Wall Street movement.The Rage...

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Metallica To Perform Black Album In Full At Download Festival 2012

3rd February 2012

Download Festival is now in its tenth year and to celebrate the milestone, the festival has announced that they are adding a further fourteen acts to the line-up. Joining the headliners Metallica; Black Sabbath and...

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Ron Paul Fans Hack No Doubt's Twitter

12th January 2012

The Twitter accounts of No Doubt and punk act Rise Against have been hacked by fans of Republican presidential candidate Ron Paul.Just two weeks after both Kelly Clarkson and Michelle Branch offered the politician their...

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Rage Against The Machine Want Annual La Festival

24th June 2011

Rage Against the Machine want to establish their own festival.The 'Killing in the Name' group will perform at the Los Angeles Coliseum on July 30 - along with Muse, Rise Against, Lauryn Hill, Immortal Tecnhique...

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Nine Inch Nails, Rise Against And Afi Claim Peta Prizes

30th November 2006

Rockers NINE INCH NAILS, RISE AGAINST and AFI have been honoured at the inaugural PETA2 Libby Awards for their animal rights activities. The bands tied for the Best Group prize in People For The Ethical...

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Cash Scores First Us Number One Album Since 1969

12th July 2006

Country legend JOHNNY CASH has scored his first US album chart number one in almost 30 years - three years after his death. The RING OF FIRE singer recorded AMERICAN V: A HUNDRED HIGHWAYS from...

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