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FILE - In this June 5, 2014, file photo, founder of the Electronic Frontier Foundation John Perry Barlow, co-founder & vice chairman of the Electronic Frontier Foundation, communicates with former NSA contractor Edward Snowden via video at the 2014 Personal Democracy Forum, at New York University in New York. EFF said in statement that Barlow passed away early Wednesday morning, Feb. 7, 2018 in his sleep at age 70. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, FIle)
February 08, 2018 - 5:18 pm
John Perry Barlow, an internet activist and lyricist for the Grateful Dead, has died. The digital-rights group Electronic Frontier Foundation said Barlow died early Wednesday in his sleep at home in San Francisco. He was 70. The cause of death was not immediately known. Barlow had been battling a...
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FILe - In this Sept. 19, 2005 file photo, Matthew Roberts of Three Doors Down performs at halftime of the New York Giants New Orleans Saints game in East Rutherford, N.J. The family of Roberts, who died of a drug overdose in 2016, says in a lawsuit that an Alabama doctor fueled the musician’s opioid addiction. In a lawsuit filed recently in Alabama, Roberts’ family says Dr. Richard Snellgrove began prescribing high levels of opioids to the musician in 2006 and continued doing so until days before he died. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)
February 08, 2018 - 1:55 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The family of a longtime guitarist for 3 Doors Down is accusing an Alabama doctor of fueling the rocker's opioid addiction before he died of a drug overdose. Matthew Roberts, 38, was found dead in August 2016 in the hallway of a hotel outside Milwaukee, where he was to perform in a...
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February 08, 2018 - 9:30 am
MIAMI (AP) — OK, we get it: Drake loves Miami. The 31-year-old Canadian rap star has been spreading money and goodwill throughout the city this week, beginning with a surprise visit to Miami Senior High School on Monday to shoot parts of his new music video "God's Plan." He donated $25,000 and...
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FILE - In this July 21, 2015 file photo, South Korean girl group Girls' Generation pose for the media during a presentation to promote their new reality TV program "Channel Girls' Generation" in Seoul, South Korea. The clothes, the hair, the confidence , the look of Korean pop-music, or K-pop, can either feel like high fashion or just plain quirky. But that’s what draws in fans to South Korea’s most famous export. It will be hard to bypass this cultural phenomenon during the upcoming 2018 Olympic Winter Games.(AP Photo/Lee Jin-man, File)
February 06, 2018 - 1:37 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — The clothes, the hair, the confidence — the look of Korean pop music can feel like high fashion or just plain quirky. But that's what draws fans to South Korea's most famous musical export. As much as the music and lyrics themselves, the perfectly symmetrical stars and the meticulous...
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In this Jan. 29, 2018 photo provided by Song Suffragettes, Inc., members of the Song Suffragettes, from left, Candi Carpenter, Tiera Leftwich, Kalie Shorr, Chloe Gilligan and Jenna Paulette pose for a photo in Nashville, Tenn. Female musicians in Nashville have long complained about the lack of representation on country radio, but now a collective of female songwriters are singing “Time’s Up.” Nearly two dozen women, all belonging to the Song Suffragettes collective, sang on the “Time’s Up” song and music video released earlier this month. (Quinton Cook/Song Suffragettes, Inc. via AP)
February 06, 2018 - 10:25 am
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Female musicians in Nashville have long complained about the lack of representation on country radio, but now a collective of female songwriters are singing "Time's Up." The Song Suffragettes were formed in 2014 in response to a growing concern that women were being excluded...
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This Jan. 12, 2018 photo released by the Metropolitan Opera shows a performance of Donizetti's “L'Elisir d'Amore” (“The Elixir of Love”) which will be broadcast to movie theaters worldwide on Saturday, Feb. 10, as part of the Met's Live in HD series. (Metropolitan Opera via AP)
February 06, 2018 - 10:13 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Sgt. Belcore doesn't get the girl in Donizetti's "L'Elisir d'Amore" ("The Elixir of Love"), but Davide Luciano is OK with that. The Italian baritone is making his Metropolitan Opera (and U.S.) debut as the "other man" who threatens to take the heroine, Adina, away from the bumbling...
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FILE - In this Thursday, April 6, 2017, file photo, John Mellencamp performs at a concert at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tenn. The 2018 Songwriters Hall of Fame class will include Mellencamp, Alan Jackson, Kool & the Gang and Jermaine Dupri, who will become the second hip-hop act inducted into the prestigious organization. (Photo by Al Wagner/Invision/AP, File)
February 06, 2018 - 7:22 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The 2018 Songwriters Hall of Fame class will include John Mellencamp, Alan Jackson, Kool & the Gang and Jermaine Dupri, who will become the second hip-hop act inducted into the prestigious organization. The Songwriters Hall told The Associated Press on Tuesday that Allee Willis...
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This book cover image released by Penguin Press shows "Feel Free," a collection of essays by Zadie Smith. (Penguin Press via AP)
February 05, 2018 - 1:23 pm
"Feel Free: Essays" (Penguin Press), by Zadie Smith The subject matter of Zadie Smith's newest collection of essays, "Feel Free," ranges wide. She addresses world issues from the perspective of Britain, her home, including climate change, Brexit and multiculturalism. She discusses the origin and...
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FILe - In this Jan. 28, 2018 file photo, Luis Fonsi arrives at the 60th annual Grammy Awards in New York. The annual BMI Latin Awards will honor Fonsi not only for his mega smash “Despacito” but for the string of hits he’s racked up over two decades. Fonsi is set to receive the BMI President’s Award at the March 20 ceremony in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
February 05, 2018 - 12:58 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The annual BMI Latin Awards will honor Luis Fonsi not only for his mega smash "Despacito" but for the string of hits he's racked up over two decades. Fonsi is set to receive the BMI President's Award on March 20 in Beverly Hills, California. BMI says it is honoring Fonsi for being...
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This image released by King Baby/GMG shows "Every Third Thought," a new release by David Duchovny. (King Baby/GMG via AP)
February 05, 2018 - 11:57 am
David Duchovny, "Every Third Thought" (King Baby/GMG) In an upcoming episode of "The X-Files," Fox Mulder gets mixed up with some paranormal forces and somehow believes he's a rock 'n' roll god. No, wait. That's not a TV show. It's apparently real life for David Duchovny. Duchovny ditches his day...
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