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Tony Visconti: 'I Was Misquoted Over David Bowie Album'

22nd September 2014

David Bowie's producer Tony Visconti has disappointed the superstar's fans by insisting he was misquoted when talking about the rock legend's new music.Visconti, who worked on Bowie's 2013 comeback record The Next Day, reportedly told...

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Billy Corgan Calls For Fans To Remember Dennis Flemion

13th July 2012

The Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan has urged fans to remember rocker Dennis Flemion at a special service on Saturday (14Jul12).The Frogs star was with friends and family on Wind Lake in Racine, Wisconsin last...

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Justin Bieber Lends Support To Elderly Cancer-stricken Fan

5th July 2012

Justin Bieber has given an elderly fan a big boost in his battle against cancer after lending his support and urging him to "keep fighting".Peter Johngren was diagnosed with colon cancer in 2009 and it...

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Portugal. The Man Get Stolen Van And Gear Back

18th August 2011

Alternative rockers Portugal. The Man have recovered the tour van that was stolen in Chicago, Illinois after the band's Lollapalooza festival appearance.Frontman John Gourley has taken to the band's website to thank fans and the...

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Portugal. The Man Van Stolen At Lollapalooza

8th August 2011

Oregon-based band Portugal. The Man's Lollapalooza festival experience has been marred by the theft of their tour van.The trailer, loaded with the band's equipment and instruments, was stolen from an attended parking lot near Grant...

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Moby Battles Warner Over Youtube Ban

7th January 2009

Dance star MOBY is waging war with bosses at his record publishing company over its decision to pull artists' videos from website YouTube. The Porcelain hitmaker is baffled by the decision, and is asking bosses...

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Funnyman Studies Kennedy Assassination In New Movie

22nd November 2006

Comedy screenwriter JIM PIDDOCK is revisiting President JOHN F KENNEDY's assassination in a serious new movie that focuses on the only man who was ever charged with the murder. The writer, who also appeared alongside...

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Ll Cool J In Cop Drama

19th September 2006

LATEST: LL COOL J's TV drama dreams have been realised thanks to a partnership with the creator of the CSI franchise. The rapper, real name JAMES TODD SMITH, was highly sought after by a number...

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Alone In The Dark And Son Of The Mask Are Top Stinkers

3rd March 2006

Low budget horror film ALONE IN THE DARK left a nasty smell in cinemas last year (05) - it has been dishonoured at the annual Stinkers Bad Movie Awards. The Los Angeles-based Bad Cinema Society...

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Exorcism Movie Scares Up Audiences At Us Box Office

12th September 2005

A new film based on a real-life exorcism has scared up a small fortune at the American box office and taken over at the top. THE EXORCISM OF EMILY ROSE has crashed in at...

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Jackson Questions Race Issue In Hurricane Relief Chaos

10th September 2005

Movie star SAMUEL L JACKSON has echoed comments made by rapper KANYE WEST during a live telethon last week, claiming emergency services would have acted quicker following Hurricane Katrina if the victims of the storm...

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The Things They Say 177

9th September 2005

"How cool is that guy. What about the outfits? I worked with him for 10 weeks in a row and never saw him wear the same thing twice. I've been out promoting this thing for...

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Leno Pays 'Thousands' For Jackson's First Commercial

8th September 2005

PULP FICTION star SAMUEL L JACKSON was forced to relive his first ever TV commercial last night (06SEP05), after comedian JAY LENO paid "thousands" of dollars to track it down. Jackson appeared on Leno's...

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Hendrix Book Sparks Legal Spat

23rd June 2005

JIMI HENDRIX is at the centre of a legal battle - despite having died 35 years ago (70). The PURPLE HAZE star's former manager EDWARD CHALPIN insists he has been libelled in a new...

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The Osbournes Support Kickboxing Son

28th April 2005

OZZY and SHARON OSBOURNE have jetted out to Thailand to support their son JACK in his latest career - kickboxing. The enterprising 19-year-old - who has turned his attention to physical sports since conquering...

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James Mason's Daughter Dies

25th May 2004

Movie great JAMES MASON's actress daughter PORTLAND has died after losing her battle with an unspecified illness. She was 55. The former child star made her movie debut in THE CHILD, which was written...

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Billy Ray Cyrus Pens Track For Dale Earnhardt

12th March 2004

Country star BILLY RAY CYRUS has written a song especially for his late racing legend pal DALE EARNHARDT. The track, called THE MAN, will be featured on Cyrus' upcoming self-titled gospel album. He...

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Johnny Cash Honoured At Americana

22nd September 2003

Country legend JOHNNY CASH has been honoured with artist, song and album of the year gongs at the AMERICANA music awards show just a week after his death. Cash, who died on 12 September...

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