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Ailing Malcolm Young taking break from AC/DC

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Malcolm Young is taking a break from AC/DC to focus on his health, the band said. Read more

Shorter and Schneider each win 3 Jazz Awards

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Saxophonist Wayne Shorter and composer-arranger Maria Schneider are each triple winners in the 2014 Jazz Awards presented by the Jazz Journalists Association. Read more

Utah Symphony to play for free in national parks

The Utah Symphony has announced it will play against southern Utah's soaring red rocks and canyons this August. Read more

Seeger will be celebrated at Hudson River festival

Seeger Clearwater Festival

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Folk singer Pete Seeger's life will be celebrated at the annual Clearwater Festival this summer. Read more

Spotify's Top 10 most streamed tracks

The following list represents the top streamed tracks on Spotify from Monday, April. 7, to Sunday April 13: Read more

Ex-music firm controller indicted on theft charge

The former controller of a northern New Jersey entertainment business stands accused of stealing nearly $200,000 from the firm. Read more

The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store

iTunes' Official Music Charts for the week ending April 14, 2014: Read more

Springsteen gets more time at Jazz Fest

When the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival schedule was released in March, fans of Bruce Springsteen noticed his relatively modest May 3 concert time of 1 hour and 50 minutes. Read more

At Tribeca, movies are only part of the story

Film Tribeca

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The Tribeca Film Festival is now a teenager. And like most teens, its eyes are on a lot of screens. Read more

Dance show 'Soul Train' may boogie onto Broadway

Theater-Soul Train

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The groundbreaking song-and-dance show "Soul Train" is chugging toward Broadway. Read more

The top iPhone and iPad apps on App Store

App Store Official Charts for the week ending April 14, 2014: Read more

Beach Boys to perform at Newport Concert Series

The Beach Boys are coming to Newport this summer for the first time in five years as part of the Newport Concert Series. Read more

Miley Cyrus hospitalized, cancels Kansas City show

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Miley Cyrus is in the hospital and unable to perform her "Bangerz" concert in Kansas City, Mo., as planned. Read more

Sean Combs to speak at Howard U. commencement

Entertainer and entrepreneur Sean Combs will deliver Howard University's commencement speech this year in Washington. Read more

Spotify's Top 10 most viral tracks

The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday April 7, to Sunday April 13, via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify. Read more

In handcuffs, Rwanda musician admits to crimes

A day after his arrest, a prominent Rwandan singer said at a police news conference Tuesday that he has been in touch with outlawed rebel groups. Read more

Mexican singer Juan Gabriel hospitalized in Vegas

Juan Gabriel Hospitalized

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Mexican musical icon Juan Gabriel has been hospitalized in Las Vegas with pneumonia, postponing three California shows this week that were part of the top-selling artist's "Volver" tour. Read more

MTV Movie Awards big Hollywood studio plug-fest

Last year, the MTV Movie Awards moved up its broadcast date from June to April to incorporate a summer movie plug-fest. Sunday night's show cemented that change as clips from anticipated blockbusters debuted at the madcap ceremony. Read more

St. Louis aldermen OK music festivals

St. Louis will apparently be host two big annual music festivals starting in 2015. Read more

Detroit concert with Spielberg sells out quickly

Detroit Symphony Spielberg and Williams


Tickets for a special concert in Detroit featuring director Steven Spielberg and composer John Williams sold out in record time. Read more

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