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Rock Hall to host Alternative Press' first awards show in July

Pete Wentz and Fall Out Boy will play Alternative Press' first ever award show at the Rock Hall in July.


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Wed Apr 23, 2014

The Heights

Future Keeps It 'Honest' With Sophomore Rap Album

After suffering a five-month delay and going through a name change-in the process, receiving notably less hype than 2012's Pluto -Atlanta rapper Future's sophomore album Honest finally dropped this week, and it was worth the wait.


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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Francesca Battistelli's Third Studio Album, If We're Honest, Available Everywhere Today

Her two previous albums, debut release My Paper Heart and sophomore effort Hundred More Years, hit No.


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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Canberra City News

Beautiful music from wartime for grand preview concert

THE Canberra International Music Festival will soon be in full swing, but before that, in keeping with the chosen focus on music related to World War I, a grand preview concert is planned for Thursday, Anzac Eve - and it's sponsored by "CityNews", so we don't mind blowing our own trumpet.


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Sat Apr 19, 2014

95.5 The Fish

Francesca Battistelli New Album, "If We're Honest" Available Everywhere On April 22

Nashville, TN Fans will have their first and only opportunity to hear the album from Christian music's best-selling new artist in the past 10 years in its entirety before its release on April 22. Francesca Battistelli's two previous albums, My Paper Heart and Hundred More Years , hit No.


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Wed Apr 16, 2014

In-depth Africa

Nigerian artistes dominate MAMA 2014 nominations; Davido leads the pack

This year's nominations prove that Nigerian music has fast taken over Africa. Out of fifteen different categories, Nigeria has been nominated in eleven categories and includes some of the biggest names in the Nigerian entertainment industry including Omotola Jalade, Chimamanda Adichie, 2Face, PSquare, Wizkid, Burna Boy, Olamide, Flavour among many ... (more)


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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Indian Express

Imagine Dragons to perform at Billboard Music Awards

Imagine Dragons lead this year's nominees with 12 nods in all, with specific categories including Artist of the Year and Top Duo/Group, reported Ace Showbiz.


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Fri Apr 11, 2014


Romeo Santos & Prince Royce Lead The Billboard Latin Awards

If you want to know what kind of year 2013 was for Latin pop, tune into the Billboard Latin Music Awards April 24 on Telemundo.


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Daily Times

Abbas Hasan wins Artist Of The Year award in Canada, teases fans! : April 11, 2014,

After a massive year on the international scene, trendsetter Abbas Hasan starts 2014 off with a bang! After being named 'The Next Big Thing' by MTV India, headlining at the Times of India Film Awards, touring with the likes of Shahrukh Khan, Priyanka Chopra and Shreya Ghoshal and being snapped at Elton John's parties, we have all come to expect the ... (more)


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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Capital Weekly

Le Vent du Nord plays the Strand

The award-winning QuA©becois quartet Le Vent du Nord will perform Friday, April 25, at 7:30 p.m. at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. Considered a driving force in progressive folk, Le Vent du Nord specializes in traditional French-Canadian folk music.


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Tue Apr 08, 2014

WIXY-FM Champaign


Today's Birthdays: Playboy magazine founder Hugh Hefner is 88. Naturalist Jim Fowler is 84. Actress Michael Learned is 75. Country singer Margo Smith is 72. Country singer Hal Ketchum is 61. Actor Dennis Quaid is 60. Humorist Jimmy Tingle is 59. Country guitarist Dave Innis of Restless Heart is 55. Actor Mark Pellegrino is 49. Actress-model Paulina ... (more)


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Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Mountaineer Publishing Company

Brother Sun comes to The Strand

Brother Sun, a powerhouse trio of multi-instrumentalists, brings extraordinary harmonies to The Strand Theater at 38 Main at 7:45 p.m. Thursday, April 10. Brother Sun's latest CD "Some Part of the Truth" was just named The North American Folk Music Chart's Album of the Year for 2013.


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Thu Apr 03, 2014


Paul McCartney's manager named Manager of the Year

Paul McCartney 's manager has been named Manager of the Year at the Artist and Manager Awards sponsored by Spotify, which took place tonight at London's Troxy.


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Wed Apr 02, 2014

The Medina Gazette

Cultural exchange: Folk group from Quebec playing locally

The members of French Canadian folk band Le Vent du Nord are, from left, Rejean Brunet, Nicolas Boulerice, Olivier Demers and Simon Beaudry.


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Tue Apr 01, 2014

Green Bay Press-Gazette

Beth Kille Band to rock Emerson Series concert

The Emerson Series brings a bit of a rockin' sound to Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Door County with a concert by the Beth Kille Band.


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Mon Mar 31, 2014

Justin Bieber booed at Junos

Justin Bieber was booed at the Juno Awards last night . The 'Boyfriend' singer was honored with the Fan Choice Award for the fourth time at the Canadian music awards ceremony, but it seems he wasn't a popular choice with the audience at Winnipeg's MTS Center as his name was met with "a surprising mix of cheers and audible boos", The Hollywood ... (more)


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Sun Mar 30, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Arcade Fire, Serena Ryder, and Tegan and Sara Are Multiple Winners at ...

The duo took home Single of the Year and Group of the Year honours, adding to their victories for Pop Album of the Year at Saturday's JUNO Gala Dinner and Awards.


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Sat Mar 29, 2014

Serena Ryder, Arcade Fire, violinist James Ehnes among Juno winners

Manitoba son and acclaimed violinist James Ehnes was the only multiple winner at Saturday's Juno gala in Winnipeg.


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Violinist James Ehnes, Serena Ryder, Arcade Fire among Juno winners

Manitoba son and acclaimed violinist James Ehnes was the only multiple winner at Saturday's Juno gala in Winnipeg.


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Thu Mar 27, 2014


Rihanna leads iHeartRadio nominations Pop star RIHANNA looks set to...

The Umbrella star landed the most nods ahead of the prizegiving in Los Angeles, with a mention in the category for Artist Of The Year and doubling up for Best Song - her Eminem duet The Monster will compete against Stay, her track with Mikky Ekko.

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