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The 1975 postpone European tour dates New Cilla Black statue unveiled outside Cavern Club in Liverpool ‘Star Wars’ VFX boss responds to criticism for digitally resurrecting dead actors ‘Sherlock’ creator defends ‘confusing’ new series Biffy Clyro asked George Michael for a collaboration before his death
 

The 1975, Craig David to play intimate charity gigs during BRITs week

The 1975, Craig David and Wild Beasts are to play intimate charity gigs for Warchild during BRITs week next month. The charity gig series will also feature an acoustic evening from Richard Hawley featuring special guest Paul Weller. Other acts set to perform during the run of one-off London shows include Tinie Tempah, Rag’n’Bone Man, Basement Jaxx, Rick Astley and Anne-Marie. The [...]

Five Dead in Shooting at Mexico’s BPM Festival

Five people were killed and a dozen more injured when gunfire broke out during the final night of the BPM Festival, an EDM music fest in Playa del Carmen, Mexico. Related ‘No One Wants to Die on Tour.’ A Look [...]

The 1975 postpone European tour dates

The 16 postponed gigs are to be rescheduled shortly, according to the band’s label. Getty The 1975 have postponed a swathe of European tour dates. The ‘Sex’ band were due to begin a run of 16 gigs in continental Europe later this month, but their label Dirty Hit Records announced on Twitter today (January 16) that [...]

New Cilla Black statue unveiled outside Cavern Club in Liverpool

A legend is remembered to celebrate 60 years of The Cavern Getty Cilla Black statue in Liverpool Credit: Getty Huge crowds gathered today for the unveiling of a new statue of Cilla Black outside the Cavern Club in Liverpool. To mark the 60th anniversary of the legendary venue, the life-size bronze statue of the [...]

‘Star Wars’ VFX boss responds to criticism for digitally resurrecting dead actors

Visual effects supervisor John Knoll talks about recreating the late Peter Cushing in ‘Rogue One’ Press Diego Luna in Rogue One Credit: Press Star Wars visual effects supervisor John Knoll has responded to critics who have questioned the ethics of digitally resurrecting dead actors after the late Peter Cushing made a return in spin-off film Rogue [...]

‘Sherlock’ creator defends ‘confusing’ new series

Mark Gatiss advises fans who find the show’s plots too complicated to “go read a children’s book” instead. BBC Sherlock‘s co-creator Mark Gatiss has defended the show after some viewers accused the latest series of being “confusing” and “difficult to follow”. Gatiss, who also appears as Mycroft Holmes in the BBC One drama, advised fans who [...]

Biffy Clyro asked George Michael for a collaboration before his death

Could George Michael have appeared on ‘Puzzle’? Getty Biffy Clyro tried to collaborate with George Michael Credit: Getty Biffy Clyro have revealed that they once attempted a collaboration with George Michael before his death, but the pop icon refused. The rock trio were speaking to NME ahead of their intimate performance [...]

‘La La Land’: music director Marius De Vries reveals the secrets behind the film audiences are falling in love with

La La Land, the jazz musical starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, is primed to be the big winner at this season’s award ceremonies. We spoke to the film’s music director Marius De Vries about why people have fallen in love with the film, how Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone adapted to the roles and if he thinks La La Land [...]


‘Eagles of Death Metal: Nos Amis’: Film Review | Palm Springs 2017

17 January 2017

For his second documentary feature, Colin Hanks profiles Eagles of Death Metal, the American band whose Paris concert was interrupted by a deadly terrorist attack, as they prepare to return to the French capital. As he showed in All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records, [...]

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“El informe PISA y sus consecuencias socioeducativas”, conferencia en la Madraza

17 January 2017

“El informe PISA y sus consecuencias socioeducativas” es el título de la conferencia que impartirá Julio Carabaña Morales (catedrático de Sociología de la Universidad Complutense de Madrid), en el Gabinete de Teatro del Palacio de la Madraza, el martes 17 de enero de 2017, a las 19 horas. found for you by the Independence News [...]

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Agenda cultural UGR 17/01/2017

16 January 2017

Actividades programadas para el día 17 de enero de 2017. found for you by the Independence News Desk at http://secretariageneral.ugr.es/pages/tablon/*/noticias-canal-ugr/agenda-cultural-ugr-17012017 Visit our Home Page Read about Yoolanda - the next generation of search engines! | Developer and Webmaster Forum |

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‘Jewel’s Catch One’: Film Review | Palm Springs 2017

16 January 2017

Sharon Stone, Sandra Bernhard and Bonnie Pointer are among the people interviewed in this documentary about a nightclub that catered to the black gay community in Los Angeles for over 40 years. Catch One, a primarily gay nightclub in Los Angeles, was dubbed by one observer “the unofficial Studio [...]

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Pendulum announce first London performance in six years

16 January 2017

The Australian drum and bass band will headline this summer’s South West Four festival in London. Getty Pendulum are to headline this summer’s South West Four festival (SW4) with what will be their first London performance in six years. The Australian drum and bass band, known for hits including ‘Watercolour’, ‘Granite’ and ‘Propane Nightmares’, will take to [...]

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‘Game Of Thrones’ season 8 could feature more episodes than previously expected

16 January 2017

HBO’s programming president Casey Bloys drops hints in new interview HBO Sansa Stark Credit: HBO Game Of Thrones season eight could feature more episodes than previously thought. Game Of Thrones season seven is set to premiere later than in previous years. It will also feature just seven episodes instead of the usual 10. Season eight, which will follow in [...]

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Women said only ’27 per cent of dialogue’ in 2016’s biggest movies

16 January 2017

A new report claims women only spoke 27 per cent of the dialogue featured in 2016’s biggest movies. Despite leading roles for the likes of Felicity Jones in Rogue One and Margot Robbie in Suicide Squad, last year was apparently a bad one for female actors. According to a report by data scientist Amber Thomas, which analysed a host of films including Captain [...]

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New ‘X-Men’ character’s back story cut from ‘Deadpool 2’

16 January 2017

Writers of the forthcoming Deadpool 2 movie have decided to shelve the back story of a new X-Men character in the sequel. Cable is set to make an appearance in the 2016 box office smash but Rhett Reese and Paul Wernick have decided to cut his origin story because it is so complicated. In the comics, Cable is Nathan Summers, the present [...]

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Soulja Boy drops Chris Brown and 50 Cent diss track

16 January 2017

‘Hit ‘Em With The Draco’ comes ahead of the rapper’s proposed boxing match against Brown Getty Soulja Boy has released a Chris Brown and 50 Cent diss track called ‘Hit ‘Em With The Draco’. Best known for his 2007 hit ‘Crank That (Soulja Boy)’, the rapper has recently engaged in a public feud with Brown, with the [...]

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Encuentro con el cineasta Montxo Armendáriz: “Cine contemporáneo y nuevas tecnologías”

16 January 2017

Martes, 17 de enero, a las 10 horas en el Salón de Grados de la Facultad de Comunicación y Documentación Se ofrecerán un taller y una conferencia abierta a la comunidad universitaria La Facultad de Comunicación y Documentación y el Máster en Nuevos Medios y Periodismo Multimedia de la Universidad de Granada organizan un [...]

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Bruce Springsteen Cover Band Drops Out of Trump Inauguration Party

16 January 2017

The B-Street Band, a popular Bruce Springsteen cover group that’s performed nearly 200 gigs a year since 1980, convened in the dressing room Sunday night before a typical late-afternoon gig at Bensalem, PA’s Parx Casino. Related Why Even Trump-Friendly Artists [...]

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Celebrating The Long Weekend With The Top Tracks From Our Most Anticipated Albums Of 2017

16 January 2017

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:26:27 2017 is just starting out, but already there are myriad album we cannot wait to sink our teeth [...]

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New Music Of The Day: Diet Cig – ‘Tummy Ache’

16 January 2017

©1996-2016 Time Inc. (UK) Ltd. All rights reserved NME is part of the Time Inc. (UK) Ltd Entertainment Network found for you by the Independence News Desk at http://www.nme.com/blogs/nme-radar/diet-cig-tummy-ache-1946652 Visit our Home Page Read about Yoolanda - the next generation of search engines! | Developer and Webmaster Forum |

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The National and Common to perform at anti-Trump inauguration concert

16 January 2017

Protests continue against President-elect Getty The National and Common have been announced for a free pre-anti Inauguration Day concert in the US. Both acts will line up with a number of further yet to be confirmed artists on Thursday (January 19) at the 9:30 Club in Washington D.C. ahead of Donald Trump’s inauguration. The [...]

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Bruce Springsteen tribute band pull out of Trump inauguration gig

16 January 2017

Tribute act offer their ‘deepest apologies’ in statement Getty A Bruce Springsteen tribute band has pulled out out playing a Donald Trump inauguration ball later this week. The B Street Band, who call themselves the US’s ‘number one Bruce Springsteen tribute band’, had been booked to perform at the Garden State Gala the day before the President-elect’s inauguration. A “nonpartisan affair”, [...]

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Beyoncé and Public Enemy’s Flavor Fav make cameos in The Simpsons hip-hop special

16 January 2017

Beyoncé and Public Enemy’s Flavor Flav made an appearance in The Simpsons hour long hip-hop special The Great Phatsby last night (January 15). They joined already confirmed guests Snoop Dogg, RZA and Common for the show which marked a milestone in the series’ 29-year-history, constituting the first hour-long, continuous episode ever. The episode revolved around the doomed friendship between Mr. Burns and a [...]

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‘Game Of Thrones’ prequel series more likely than spin-off show

16 January 2017

HBO boss talks about the future of George RR Martin’s fantasy world HBO A Game Of Thrones prequel series is more likely than a spin-off, says the head of network HBO. Game of Thrones season 7 is expected to air this summer, with 2018’s season 8 confirmed as the show’s final outing. Rumours have long suggested that a prequel or spin-off series could [...]

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Un investigador de la UGR realiza el primer estudio antropológico de las gradas de un estadio de fútbol

16 January 2017

Guillermo Acuña Gómez ha caracterizado la cultura generada en las gradas del estadio del Granada CF y el comportamiento de los espectadores, cuyas gradas visitó durante 15 meses. El autor afirma que el fútbol es un “hecho social total”, en su faceta de deporte espectáculo, que llega a desempeñar en nuestros días los papeles [...]

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Watch Green Day’s Trump-Trashing ‘Troubled Times’ Lyric Video

16 January 2017

On Martin Luther King Jr. day, Green Day honored the civil rights leader as well as criticized President-elect Donald Trump in their new lyric video for “Troubled Times,” a track off their recent Revolution Radio. Related Green Day’s Anti-Trump AMAs [...]

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Sarah Darling Discusses "Dream Country"

16 January 2017

Mon, 16 Jan 2017 09:19:02 Sarah Darling Videos more sarah darling videos » Sarah Darling’s debut album Every Monday Morning was a [...]

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Learn How to Cast Spells Like ‘The Magicians’

16 January 2017

There are a lot of ways to cast a spell. Maybe not in the real world, but that’s at least true in film and television. Sometimes all it takes is a quick, sharp spitting of words. Others need a wand to conjure the impossible. But in the world of Syfy’s The Magicians, things are a [...]

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Watch Green Day take aim at Trump in new ‘Troubled Times’ video

16 January 2017

Politically-charged clip comes on Martin Luther King Day Press Green Day have marked Martin Luther King Day by sharing a new music video for their song ‘Troubled Times’. The clip for the ‘Revolution Radio’ track takes aim at President-elect Donald Trump, while also paying tribute to the late civil rights activist King. Watch beneath. The band  released [...]

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Vinyl is set to become a ‘billion dollar industry’

16 January 2017

Sales in 2016 reached a 25 year high Vinyl looks set to become a billion dollar industry. Over the last year, sales of the format have reached a 25 year high, with David Bowie’s final album ‘Blackstar’ the highest-seller. UK vinyl sales reached a high of 3.2million in 2016 – a massive increase of 53% from the [...]

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Liam Gallagher to play gig with Richard Ashcroft

16 January 2017

Ex-Oasis frontman is currently prepping his debut solo album Getty Liam Gallagher Credit: Getty Richard Ashcroft has revealed that he will play live with Liam Gallagher later this year. Former Oasis frontman Gallagher announced last year that he is set to release a solo album in 2017, saying that he will “probably fuck off forever” if the record fails. Having recently [...]

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Punk band accuses Skrillex of ripping them off with From First To Last reunion single artwork

16 January 2017

EDM star reunites with old emo band for ‘Make War’ Getty Skrillex Credit: Getty Skrillex has been accused of ripping off a US punk band with the artwork for his reunion single with From First To Last. The EDM star has reunited with his former emo band From First To Last to release the track ‘Make War’ on hishis [...]

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David Bowie song mystery solved by veteran keyboardist Rick Wakeman

16 January 2017

Former Yes man is also set to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Getty Former Yes keyboardist Rick Wakeman has revealed that he played the piano on David Bowie track ‘Oh! You Pretty Things’. He was previously credited with performing on the tracks ‘Changes’ and ‘Life On Mars?’ on the 1971 album [...]

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Concierto de la OUGR y el finalista del Certamen internacional de guitarra clásica “Andrés Segovia” de la Herradura

16 January 2017

Tendrá lugar en el Auditorio “Manuel de Falla”, el domingo 22 de enero de 2017, a las 19.30 horas found for you by the Independence News Desk at http://secretariageneral.ugr.es/pages/tablon/*/noticias-canal-ugr/concierto-de-la-ougr-y-el-finalista-del-certamen-internacional-de-guitarra-clasica-andres-segovia-de-la-herradura Visit our Home Page Read about Yoolanda - the next generation of search engines! | Developer and Webmaster Forum |

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Intensive animal production may boost flu pandemic threat

16 January 2017

Mass livestock production is driving molecular changes in diseases that could lead to human pandemics, according to an expert from the University of Exeter. Rapidly rising global poultry numbers, along with selective breeding and production techniques which have dramatically altered the bodies of chickens and other poultry, have made the planet more “infectable”, Professor Stephen Hinchliffe says. In a book called Pathological [...]

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At Least Four Dead in Shooting at Mexico’s BPM Festival

16 January 2017

At least four people were killed and a dozen more injured when gunfire broke out during the final night of the BPM Festival, an EDM music fest in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico. Related ‘No One Wants to Die on Tour.’ [...]

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Gavin Rossdale talks Jay Z, The Voice UK and the next Bush album

16 January 2017

Gavin Rossdale has opened about about using his position on The Voice UK to boost his career, and what to expect from the new Bush album. The Bush frontman is currently appearing as a coach on The Voice UK alongside Sir Tom Jones, Will.i.am and Jennifer Hudson. Speaking to Metro, the singer who reached peak fame in the ’90s during grunge’s [...]

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The Beatles’ tech guru ‘Magic Alex’ dies

16 January 2017

Yannis Alexis Mardas passed away in Athens at 74 Getty The Beatles associate and “tech guru” ‘Magic Alex’ has passed away at the age of 74. Yannis Alexis Mardas, known by the nicknames ‘Magic Alex’ and ‘John’, was one of the first Apple Corps employees after becoming friends with John Lennon. Mardas’ blinking light invention, dubbed the [...]

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There could be a ‘Trainspotting 3’, says Irvine Welsh

16 January 2017

‘T2 Trainspotting’ will be released later this month in the UK and early February in the US Press Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh has discussed the possibility of another movie in the franchise. The forthcoming Trainspotting 2 film – officially billed as T2 Trainspotting – is based on Welsh’s sequel book Porno and will see the original cast of the [...]

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Elbow announce UK summer forest tour

16 January 2017

The band will drop seventh album ‘Little Fiction’ on February 3. Getty Elbow have announced a run of summer outdoor shows. The Manchester band will play seven gigs in forests this June and July, beginning at Westonbirt Arboretum on June 15 and ending at Cannock Chase Forest in Staffordshire on July 7. Two of their forest [...]

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Step into Westeros at Edinburgh’s Game Of Thrones-themed pop-up bar

16 January 2017

©1996-2016 Time Inc. (UK) Ltd. All rights reserved NME is part of the Time Inc. (UK) Ltd Entertainment Network found for you by the Independence News Desk at http://www.nme.com/blogs/tv-blogs/game-thrones-pop-up-edinburgh-1946705 Visit our Home Page Read about Yoolanda - the next generation of search engines! | Developer and Webmaster Forum |

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Abierto el plazo de admisión para cursar la 3ª edición del máster Erasmus+ “COlor in Science and Industry (COSI)” 2017-19

16 January 2017

COSI es el acrónimo del máster internacional Erasmus+ sobre Ciencia y Tecnología del Color ofertado conjuntamente por la Universidad de Granada (UGR) en España, la Universidad “Jean Monnet” (UJM) en Saint-Etienne (Francia), la University of Eastern Finland (UEF) en Joensuu (Finlandia), y la Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) en Gjovik (Noruega). COSI [...]

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Hear Skrillex Reunite With From First to Last on ‘Make War’

16 January 2017

Sonny “Skrillex” Moore celebrated his 29th birthday Sunday with a surprise for fans as the EDM producer reunited with his former emo outfit From First to Last for a new track titled “Make War.” According to the group, “Sonny co-wrote the track in addition to lending his vocals and production skills for the original band’s first reunion in more than a [...]

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‘Stranger Things’ star teases demogorgon plot for Will Byers

16 January 2017

Noah Schnapp discusses what season two of ‘Stranger Things’ holds in store for his character Will Byers. Netflix Will Byers actor Noah Schnapp has hinted that his character could become a demogorgon in Stranger Things season two. In the show’s season one finale, Byers is seen throwing up a large green slug, suggesting his character may [...]

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VO5 NME Awards 2017: Watch every Best Video nominee, from Rat Boy’s car chase to Kanye’s controversy

16 January 2017

The last 12 months have seen some stellar and game-changing music videos released. You voted in your droves for your favourites, making the shortlist both varied and full of brilliant contenders. It’s got everything from stop motion, animation, waxworks and a car chase. What more could you want? Beyoncé – ‘Formation’ The video for the first track off ‘Lemonade’ has already left us [...]

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Tom Hardy responds to Christopher Nolan Bond film rumours

16 January 2017

Tom Hardy has responded to ongoing rumours linking him to the Bond franchise. Alongside Idris Elba, Aidan Turner, Tom Hiddleston and James Norton, the Taboo actor is considered one of the frontrunners to succeed Daniel Craig when he hangs up his tuxedo. Asked by The Daily Beast how he would feel about starring in a Bond film directed by Christopher Nolan, with [...]

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James Murphy gives update on new LCD Soundsystem album

16 January 2017

This Is Happening Getty LCD Soundsystem Credit: Getty James Murphy has given fans an update on the progress of the new LCD Soundsystem album. Fans have been eagerly awaiting news of a new LCD Soundsystem album, after  Murphy and co cancelled tour dates to finish the record having signed a major label record deal for their first [...]

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Fundación Inquietarte presenta en la Universidad de Granada el festival de cortometrajes “Visualízame”

16 January 2017

La directora de la muestra, Yolanda Cruz, impartirá también la conferencia “El cine, generador de pensamiento. Cortometrajes como herramienta educativa” found for you by the Independence News Desk at http://secretariageneral.ugr.es/pages/tablon/*/noticias-canal-ugr/fundacion-inquietarte-presenta-en-la-universidad-de-granada-el-festival-de-cortometrajes-visualizame Visit our Home Page Read about Yoolanda - the next generation of search engines! | Developer and Webmaster Forum |

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App trains people not to reach for chocolate and alcohol

16 January 2017

A game which trains the brain to stop reaching for alcohol and unhealthy food such as cakes, biscuits and chocolate can lead to ‘pain free’ weight loss and cut energy intake by more than 200 calories a day. Psychologists at the University of Exeter have found that less than ten minutes a day of ‘brain training’ using a game they have [...]

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Lady Gaga returns to recording studio to work on new music

16 January 2017

The singer is working with pop-RB producer Brian Kennedy, known for his work with Rihanna and Kelly Clarkson. Lady Gaga on Instagram Lady Gaga is already back in the recording studio. Brian Kennedy, a pop-RB producer known for his work with Rihanna and Kelly Clarkson, shared a picture of himself with Gaga and country singer-songwriter [...]

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Run The Jewels announce UK and Ireland tour

16 January 2017

The rap duo bring ‘RTJ3’ to these shores in March Getty Run The Jewels Credit: Getty Run The Jewels have announced details of UK and Ireland tour dates. Check them out below. The hip-hop duo recently made waves when they released their brilliant new album ‘RTJ3’ three weeks early on Christmas Day. In our 5/5 review of [...]

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U2 add extra UK date to ‘Joshua Tree’ anniversary tour

16 January 2017

The band will play the landmark 1987 album in full every night. Getty U2 have added a second UK stadium date to their ‘Joshua Tree’ anniversary tour. Last week the band announced details of a UK and European tour to celebrate the 30th anniversary of classic album ‘The Joshua Tree’ – with support from Noel Gallagher. Tickets [...]

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New Michael Jackson TV movie announced with less controversial choice of actor

16 January 2017

US cable network Lifetime is making a film about the late pop icon. Getty A new Michael Jackson TV movie has been announced. US cable network Lifetime, which has already made biopics of artists including TLC, Aaliyah and Toni Braxton, are behind the film, which has the working title Michael Jackson: Searching For Neverland. It will [...]

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La rectora Pilar Aranda se reúne con doctorandos con discapacidad de la Universidad de Granada

16 January 2017

Una delegación de doctorandos y recién investidos doctores de la Universidad de Granada (UGR) se han reunido en el Hospital Real con la rectora Pilar Aranda, la vicerrectora de Responsabilidad Social, Igualdad e Inclusión, Teresa Ortega, y la directora del Secretariado para la Inclusión y la Diversidad, Esperanza Alcaín, donde han tenido la oportunidad [...]

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Five reportedly dead after shooting at BPM Festival

16 January 2017

Jackmaster and fans have been Tweeting from the scene of the Getty BPM Festival Credit: Getty Five music fans have reportedly been killed after shootings have broken out at BPM Festival in Mexico. The tragedy at the dance music and EDM event took place in the early hours of the morning, with Jackmaster Tweeting from Playa Del [...]

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Skrillex reunites with old emo band From First To Last to release new song

16 January 2017

Check out ‘Make War’ here Getty Skrillex Credit: Getty Skrillex has reunited with his former band From First To Last to release the track ‘Make War’. Check it out below. The EDM giant fronted the emo outfit for a few years in the mid-noughties, before leaving due to a vocal chord injury and turning his focus to the [...]

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Kim Kardashian describes Paris robbery in leaked French police report

16 January 2017

A French newspaper has published Kim Kardashian’s account of the armed robbery she suffered in Paris last year. The reality star is understood to have described the crime to French police just hours after the incident occurred at Paris’s No Address Hotel on October 3. The transcript of her interview was published in French yesterday (January 15) by Le Journal du [...]

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