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  1. Flea Jumps in Los FelizRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Natl. Relocation & Real Estate

    Michael Balzary, the Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist better known by his stage name Flea, has paid $2.47 million for a two-story home in LA's Los Feliz neighborhood. The Traditional-style residence, built in 1939, occupies a corner lot of about a quarter of an acre with a covered patio, a pool and spa, gardens and a two-car garage.


  2. Anthony Kiedis and his son take snaps of themselves at same time during Malibu beach dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    But on Wednesday Anthony Kiedis looked more like a prima donna as he puckered up for the camera to take a selfie. The 52-year-old Red Hot Chili Peppers singer was joined by his long-haired son Everly for the impromptu photo session.


  3. Thandie tops sexy vegan pollRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Iol.co.za

    The 42-year-old actress and the heavyweight boxer were awarded the joint title by animal rights group PETA for their efforts in promoting compassion for animals and encouraging plant-based eating. She previously said: "I don't want any kind of suffering of any living form .


  4. Thandie Newton named Sexiest Vegan CelebrityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | ContactMusic.com

    PETA has named Thandie Newton and David Haye as the Sexiest Vegan Celebrities of 2014 after they promoted compassion for animals and encouraged plant-based eating. The 42-year-old actress and the heavyweight boxer were awarded the joint title by animal rights group PETA for their efforts in promoting compassion for animals and encouraging plant-based eating.


  5. 2014 entertainment photos of the yearRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | CBS News

    Canadian singer Justin Bieber jumps from a quad bike at a resort in Punta Chame, on the outskirts of Panama City, Panama, Jan. 27, 2014. Bieber was arrested on Jan. 23 for drunk driving after he was allegedly drag racing on a Miami Beach street.


  6. Irontom's New Track 'Feel Good' Now Available to DownloadRead the original story

    Monday Dec 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Los Angeles based five-piece Irontom have been making waves in their hometown for years and are now ready to make their mark nationwide. Their newest single "Feel Good" premiered on Guitar World and is an imaginative cover of the Gorillaz hit track "Feel Good Inc." With crushing guitar, stirring vocals, and an inventive reimagining of the rap break, this cover is one worth noting.


  7. Wake - Major John / Lousy Pop GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | MusicEmissions

    The Wake had been around for a long time before they signed to Sarah Records in the late eighties. Undoubtedly their best release, "Major John" was a dig at then UK Primer Minister, John Major , but the reverse is far better.


  8. Fri 26Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | LA Weekly

    Los Pinguos got their start in their hometown of Buenos Aires, Argentina, fusing rock and pop harmonies with Spanish acoustic-guitar flourishes and reggae and flamenco rhythms. But these high-flying penguins are essentially locals, having lived in L.A. since 2001, when they began playing on the streets in places like the Percussionist Darryl "Munyungo" Jackson and violinist Karen Briggs both are blessed with a rare musical intangible - the ability to add much more to almost any musical performance than merely another instrument.


  9. VIDEO: Watch Smoky Bare's 'City Lights/Dreamin' Music VideoRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Spencer "Smoky Bare" Laster has released the music video for "City Lights/Dreamin", the single from the "Stage Lights" EP, scheduled to drop on January 15th, 2015. The song, written by Smoky and produced by Blackbible, is a candid declaration of the rapper's allegiance to the music.


  10. Slide Show: 'Big Lebowski' trivia you should know as cult classic heads to National Film RegistryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | MarketWatch

    ... generation comes: but the Earth abides forever." Singer-songwriter Aimee Mann makes a cameo in the film. And of course, Flea, bassist for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, plays a German nihilist. The character of The Dude was modeled after film producer ...


  11. .com | Real red hot chili peppers cause emergency landing of Air France flightRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | News24

    A shipment of real chili peppers set off the fire alarm on an transatlantic Air France flight from Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic, and caused the plane to make an emergency landing in Ireland. The crew of the Boeing 747-400 on the Paris bound flight declared an emergency after the alarm went off in the cargo department of the passenger plane, reports Daily Mail .


  12. Oh No They Didn't? 2014's Best Music ClangersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | NME

    Musicians are human too, you know. If 2014 has reminded us of anything it's that the leading lights of rock and pop aren't immune to the odd blunder.


  13. Ride, Bastille, Duran Duran and more to play tiny War Child gigsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | NME

    Duran Duran , Bastille , Ride's Mark Gardener and Andy Bell, and others will be performing a series of intimate gigs as part of War Child and O2's Passport Back To The Bars series. The week of one-off events offers exclusive access to big name acts in small venues around London and Manchester in February.


  14. Pink Floyd Top List of Best Surgery MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Classic Rock Magazine reports that a study conducted by Cardiff University Hospital asked doctors to pick the best and worst songs for playing in the operating theater while conducting surgery - and although the results seem to indicate that the respondents were having some fun with the question, they still ended up making some pretty solid choices. Topping the list is Pink Floyd 's 'Comfortably Numb,' followed by 'Stayin' Alive' by the Bee Gees .


  15. Pink Floyd's 'Comfortably Numb' Is Best Track For Surgeons To Operate To [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    According to a study by Cardiff University Hospital, Pink Floyd 's " Comfortably Numb " is one of a handful of songs are recommended listening for surgeons before they lead medical operations. As Classic Rock reports, the study also suggested that doctors avoid listening to tracks like Queen 's " Another One Bites the Dust ," Bob Dylan 's " Knockin' on Heaven's Door " and R.E.M. 's " Everybody Hurts ."


  16. Chad Smith Talks New RHCP Album: 'It Will Break The New Ground' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    In a new interview with Rolling Stone Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith has revealed that fans can expect something different from the band's upcoming album. The band is working with a producer who Smith won't name and the record will be a departure from the band's usual method of four guys playing together in a room: " We've done the 'guys get in the room, jam songs, everybody playing at once,' thing.


  17. Navarro recalls mom's murderRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Fox News

    Guitarist Dave Navarro performs at the 10th Annual MusiCares MAP Fund Benefit concert at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, California May 12, 2014. Dave Navarro is opening up about a terrible time in his life, when his mother and aunt were murdered when he was just 15 years old.


  18. Chad Smith Talks New RHCP Album, Future Plans With Will FerrellRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | WBOS-FM Boston

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  19. Your Surgeon's Playlist Could Determine Your...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | RedOrbit

    In the Christmas issue of The BMJ , surgeons at the University Hospital of Wales examine the intertwined history of music and healing, and suggest tunes for surgeons and theatre staff to play - and to avoid - during operations. As early as 4000 BC, "hallelujah to the healer" was played as part payment for medicinal services, while the ancient Greeks identified Apollo as the father of both healing and music.


  20. Audiam Raises Additional $1 Million From Music Biz InvestorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Billboard

    Audiam , the publishing administration firm started by Tunecore founders Jeff Price and Peter Wells , has just raised an additional $1 million in funding from a group of individual strategic investors.