Monthly Archive: March 2011

Website pays $950,000 for selling Beatles songs 0

Website pays $950,000 for selling Beatles songs

A Website that sold Beatles songs online for 25 cents each before they became legally available has agreed to pay record companies nearly $1 million to settle a federal lawsuit. US District Judge Josephine...

Aretha Franklin celebrates birthday 0

Aretha Franklin celebrates birthday

Queen of Soul Aretha Franklin celebrated her improved health and 69th birthday on Sunday. She celebrated with music mogul Clive Davis at the Manhattan restaurant Le Bernardin. The 18-time Grammy winner was forced to...

Limp Bizkit finish their new album 0

Limp Bizkit finish their new album

Limp Bizkit have finished their first full-length album in eight years. Frontman Fred Durst merely tweeted “Finished” from the mixing sessions for their fifth album and the first with the original line-up since 2000...

Unreleased Bowie album leaked online 0

Unreleased Bowie album leaked online

An decade-old, mostly-unreleased David Bowie album has leaked online. David Bowie Antiquiet reveals that an album which David Bowie put together around the turn of the decade, and went unreleased due to disputes with...

RIHANNA has a ‘hair architect’. 0

RIHANNA has a ‘hair architect’.

The singer is known for her extensive, often outlandish, wig collection. Ursula Stephen insists styling wigs for new looks is beneficial because it’s easier to style with rollers and hot irons, and preserves the...

Shadows’ bass player dies 0

Shadows’ bass player dies

The former bass player with the Shadows, Jet Harris, has died aged 71 after a two-year battle with cancer. Harris was famous for the string of chart hits he achieved with the Shadows, such...

British dance band Faithless are no more 0

British dance band Faithless are no more

Dance band Faithless have decided to call it quits. The outfit, who headlined the Good Vibrations festivals in Australia last month, announced the news on their website. Frontman Maxi Jazz – who turns 54...