AP–Entering what his wife calls his “final days,” country music star Ray Price is ending all aggressive treatment for his pancreatic cancer and left an East Texas hospital Thursday to begin receiving hospice care at home. Price was discharged from the East Texas Medical Center in Tyler, where he had been in and out in […]
NBC Olympics has teamed with The Voice and Republic/Big Machine’s Danielle Bradbery for a promotional campaign featuring her song “My Day,” which debuted Tuesday night on the network. Sixty and 30-second spots featuring her performance will air across NBC’s family of networks leading into the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi. Watch here. The song was written by Ross Copperman, Tom Shapiro and […]
NEW YORK (AP) – Good news for Led-heads. The music streaming service Spotify will now start rolling out the entire Led Zeppelin catalog. It wasn’t the only news the streaming service announced yesterday. Spotify also says it has started a new free streaming service for mobile devices. It will let users stream playlists for free […]
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Hot on the heels of the arrival of Boston’s first studio album in more than a decade, Life, Love & Hope, the band has now released a brand-new Christmas single. The veteran rockers have reworked the holiday classic “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen,” rechristening the tune “God Rest Ye Metal Gentlemen 2013.” The track is available now as […]
WASHINGTON (AP) – Veteran country star Ricky Skaggs will be coming to Washington next week. And like most people who come to DC on official business, he’ll be there mostly to talk, not to perform. He’s to be the featured luncheon speaker at the National Press Club a week from today. He will share memories […]
The Brake Breakdown Sherry was exasperated with her younger sister, who bought an unreliable car and called for a ride every time it broke down. One day Sherry got yet another one of those calls. “What happened this time?” she asked. “My brakes went out,” her sister said. “Can you come to get me?” “Where […]
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Producers behind the upcoming biopic about late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury apparently have found an actor to take on the lead role as well as a director for the project. Deadline reports that Ben Whishaw, who played Q in the 2012 James Bond film Skyfall, will portray Mercury, while actor-turned-filmmaker Dexter Fletcher will direct the flick. Whishaw takes over the Mercury […]
Showtime is set to host the world television premiere of the new Rolling Stones concert film, Sweet Summer Sun — Return to Hyde Park, which features highlights from the two shows the band played at the London park this past July. The movie will debut on Friday, December 20, at 9 p.m. ET/PT on the cable network, The film […]