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Kim Jong-un, the North Korean dictator, has become so fat while in office that his ankles have fractured under his own weight, it was reported.  The 31-year-old had to undergo an operation after putting too much strain on his ankles during a gruelling round of official engagements, according to a Pyongyang source who spoke to South Korea’s Chosun Ilbo newspaper. ... Read More »


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IN OTHER NEWS The Who, Carlos Santana, Sammy Hagar and more. The Who will announce the dates for their 50th anniversary U.S. tour this month, and they just announced that they will perform in Abu Dhabi on November 23rd, ahead of their U.K. tour in late November and December. Carlos Santana will film an appearance on Front and Center Presents ... Read More »

New Box Set.


GENESIS: Five Different Sides The band’s new retrospective, R-Kive, is out today. Earlier this year, five of the seven members of Genesis throughout the years – Peter Gabriel, Mike Rutherford, Tony Banks, Phil Collins and Steve Hackett — gathered in London to be interviewed for a documentary called Sum of the Parts. And from this came the idea for a ... Read More »

Confirmation From The Family.

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AC/DC: Family Confirms Dreaded Disease They have issued a statement saying Malcom Young does indeed have dementia. The family of AC/DC founder and rhythm guitarist Malcolm Young have confirmed that he does indeed have dementia. In a statement they say, “Malcolm is suffering from dementia and the family thanks you for respecting their privacy.” The news broke last week following ... Read More »

Typical Nastiness.

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ROGER WATERS: He Flew the Floyd Ship 29 Years Ago He has posted a note on Facebook explaining that he is not on the new Pink Floyd album. Roger Waters has posted a note to his fans on his Facebook page regarding the upcoming Pink Floyd release. He writes, “Some people have been asking Laurie, my wife, about a new ... Read More »

Touring Again?


JIMMY PAGE: Here’s a Clue for You All The legendary Led Zeppelin guitarist says he would like to do a career-spanning tour. For the past couple of years, Jimmy Page has been threatening to work on new music or possibly play live. He’s at it again — and this time, he actually has offered up a few details. Today (Tuesday) ... Read More »