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The Pretenders delay release of new album, ‘Hate for Sale,’ until July; debut its title track

The Pretenders recently announced plans to release a new studio album, Hate for Sale, on May 1, but now the band has revealed that the...
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Frampton comes clean: Veteran rocker posts humorous hand-washing video

As people deal with daily anxiety as they shelter at home because of the COVID-19 pandemic, it's good to see some of us keeping a...
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Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi help announce launch of New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund

Bruce Springsteen and Jon Bon Jovi are among the celebrity New Jersey natives and/or residents featured in a new YouTube video announcing the launch of...
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Check out Bono’s new social-distancing-themed collaboration with will.i.am and Jennifer Hudson

Bono has teamed up with will.i.am of Black Eyed Peas, Jennifer Hudson, and Japanese musician/producer Yoshiki to record on an uplifting anthem called "Sing for...
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African sax legend Manu Dibango dies of coronavirus at age 86

African jazz and funk saxophonist Manu Dibango, best known for the 1973 top-40 hit "Soul Makossa," died Tuesday in Paris after contracting the COVID-19 coronavirus....
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Milwaukee’s Summerfest postponed until September

Milwaukee's Summerfest has been postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 11-day festival was originally set for June 24-28 and June 30 to July 5,...
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City Winery owner says coronavirus’ effect on business is “the most painful” he’s experienced as concert promoter

The coronavirus pandemic has been disastrous for a wide variety of businesses, including music venues, which have been forced to close indefinitely for health reasons....
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Rock & Roll Hall of Fame announces rescheduled date for induction ceremony

After being postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame has announced a new date for its 2020 induction ceremony. The...
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John Fogerty performs three CCR tunes in new installment of ‘Rolling Stone’ magazine’s ‘In My Room’ series

John Fogerty stars in the latest installment of Rolling Stone's recently launched In My Room video series, which features well-known musicians performing songs at their...
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Mark Knopfler sends message of encouragement to fans; says he hopes to return to recording ASAP

Mark Knopfler has been quiet in recent months, but the former Dire Straits frontman posted a message on his official website this week touching base...