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IN OTHER NEWS Beatles, Stones and Zeppelin Jimmy Page will take part in a question-and-answer session for the new expanded version of his photo autobiography, Jimmy Page, on October 15th at London’s Cadogan Hall. Paul McCartney performed “I Saw Her Standing There” at Barbara Walters‘s 85th birthday party on Saturday in New York. Macca’s wife, Nancy Shevell, is Barbara’s second ... Read More »

Super Deluxe.


VELVET UNDERGROUND: Historic Third Album the Heart of a Super Deluxe Reissue Five discs of additional material turn the 45th anniversary re-issue of The Velvet Underground‘s self-titled third album into something special. The Velvet Underground‘s legendary third album will be reissued November 24th in a Super Deluxe Edition in honor of its 45th anniversary. The self-titled set marks the arrival ... Read More »

Tour Begins.


FLEETWOOD MAC: 1998 All Over Again The band has started its first tour with Christine McVie in 16 years. The most successful line-up of Fleetwood Mac came back together on stage Tuesday night in Minneapolis for the start of their first tour in 16 years. With Christine McVie on keyboards and vocals, the band did a 24-song set that started, ... Read More »


u2 songs

U2: Many Albums Trashed to Get to the Innocence Bono says they recorded “several” albums before they were satisfied with their latest. Bono says U2 recorded “several” albums following the release of No Line on the Horizon in 2009 and before last month’s release of Songs of Innocence. He explains, “Rumor has it we haven’t made a U2 album in ... Read More »

Covers Project.

beatles cover

BEATLES: So Many Covers, So Little Time British newspaper The Guardian chooses 10 of the best Beatles covers ever — you probably haven’t heard many of them. So many Beatles covers, so little time. In an attempt to steer its readers to the cream of the thousands of versions of The Fab Four’s songs out there, the British newspaper The ... Read More »



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 »