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STOCKHOLM (AP) — The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra has been awarded the $1 million Birgit Nilsson prize in a ceremony attended by Sweden's royal couple. The ensemble said Wednesday the money — nearly 800,000 euros — will be used to expand its archives and make them more open to...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Tony Award-winning musical "Once" is falling slowly off Broadway. Producers said Wednesday that the musical based on the 2006 film about an unlikely romance between a Czech flower seller and an Irish street musician in Dublin will close Jan. 4. The musical...
NEW YORK (AP) — Debbie Harry will perform at the 34th annual John Lennon charity tribute concert in New York City in December. The announcement Wednesday by the nonprofit Theatre Within came a day before what would have been Lennon's 74th birthday. Other performers include Kate...
JULIAN, Calif. (AP) — Authorities in San Diego County are searching for a missing woman with Alzheimer's disease who is the mother-in-law of Megadeth frontman Dave Mustaine. U-T San Diego reports ( http://bit.ly/1qbygSE ) 75-year-old Sally Estabrook was last seen Saturday at an...
NEW YORK (AP) — Sinead (shih-NAYD') O'Connor has a book deal, and she's not writing for kids. Penguin Random House imprint Blue Rider Press announced Tuesday the Irish singer and musician is working on a memoir that will come out in March 2016. The book is currently untitled. O'...
NEW YORK (AP) — Sinead (shih-NAYD') O'Connor has a book deal, and she's not writing for kids. Penguin Random House imprint Blue Rider Press announced Tuesday the Irish singer and musician is working on a memoir that will come out in March 2016. The book is currently untitled. O'...
Kasabian, "48.13" (Harvest Records) "48.13" is precisely the amount of time it takes to listen to Kasabian's fifth studio album. Storming around the world with gusto after triumphantly closing the Glastonbury festival, "48:13" is hitting the shelves in the United States after...
NEW YORK (AP) — Their "dream girl" is back. The members of Fleetwood Mac each took a moment Monday night at New York City's Madison Square Garden to welcome longtime bandmate Christine McVie back to the stage after a 16-year hiatus, thus restoring the band to its mid-1970s and...
NEW YORK (AP) — Their "dream girl" is back. The members of Fleetwood Mac each took a moment Monday night at New York City's Madison Square Garden to welcome longtime bandmate Christine McVie back to the stage after a 16-year hiatus, thus restoring the band to its mid-1970s and...