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Chrissie’s Opinion.

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PRETENDERS: Porn in Pocket Chrissie Hynde is not a fan of exhibitionist singers like Madonna, Britney and Miley. Chrissie Hynde of The Pretenders is not a fan of singers like Madonna, Britney Spears and Miley Cyrus. She calls them “porn stars trying to make records” because of their exhibitionist-type shows. Chrissie says, “If you go and see Kate Bush, you’ll ... Read More »

Christmas Comp.

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JEFF BECK, OTHERS: Rockers’ Christmas Compilation Traditional Christmas songs by a collection of classic rockers highlight a series of Sony/Legacy holiday albums due October 7th. Sony/Legacy has announced a series of Classic Christmas Albums. Along with freshened collections from such traditional voices of the season as Frank Sinatra, Johnny Mathis, Perry Como and Barbra Streisand, there’s a Classic Christmas Hard ... Read More »

U2 Time…For Real.

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U2: Elvis Is on the Cover Bono offers up a clue about the artwork for the Songs of Innocence cover. So just what was Bono getting at when he said that U2 is working with Apple on a new music format? Bono recently said they’re hoping that the new format that will entice music fans to buy music, including complete ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL

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A country club wedding in a Buffalo suburb devolved into an enormous melee that required police officers from seven different agencies to respond, the Buffalo News reports. Hours after the happy couple exchanged their vows, one witness told the newspaper, family members were screaming that they hated each other, punching holes in the walls, and splattering the dance floor with ... Read More »

Headlines.

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IN OTHER NEWS Jackson Browne, Sting and more. The opening night of Jackson Browne‘s tour on Sunday in Washington, D.C. did not include an encore because he went right up to the curfew with his main set. The Margaritaville casino in Biloxi, Mississippi, which licenses the name from Jimmy Buffett, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, just over two ... Read More »

Bootleg Release.

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ROLLING STONES: Official Bootlegs Being Given an Official Release Two rare concerts are being released in November. Audio from two of the four Official Bootleg shows The Rolling Stones released in 2011 and ’12 will be released by Eagle Rock in November under the banner of From the Vault. The first is Hampton Coliseum – Live In 1981, captured on ... Read More »