Paul McCartney

12-12-12 The Concert for Sandy Relief

Rolling Stones added to Sandy benefit concert

NEW YORK (AP) — The Rolling Stones will join the artists already booked for next week’s televised Superstorm Sandy benefit show in New York City, which producers said Friday would be the most widely available live concert ever.

12/07/2012

12-12-12 Sandy benefit to be aired on 34 outlets

NEW YORK (AP) – The 12-12-12 Hurricane Sandy benefit concert will be broadcast across 34 U.S. and international television, radio and Internet across six continents.

Producers said in a Monday news release the concert will be available to 1 billion people across six continents.

12/03/2012

Aimee Mann turns to AM radio hit for inspiration

TARRYTOWN, N.Y. (AP) – The musical inspiration for Aimee Mann’s latest disc may come as a surprise. It certainly did for Larry Lee. Mann’s “Charmer” hearkens back to the pop-rock structures of her 1990s discs […]

11/20/2012

Springsteen, McCartney, Kanye set for Sandy show

NEW YORK (AP) – Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band and Kanye West will hit the stage at a Superstorm Sandy benefit concert next month at Madison Square Garden in New York […]

11/15/2012

McCartney has Motown Museum's 1877 Steinway restored

DETROIT (AP) – In town for a concert last summer, Paul McCartney made his first-ever visit to Detroit’s Motown Museum, the legendary two-story “Hitsville USA” building where a generation’s worth of musical gems were created. […]

08/30/2012

Yoko Ono launches anti-fracking artists coalition

NEW YORK (AP) – Yoko Ono and Sean Lennon are launching a coalition of artists, musicians and filmmakers who oppose hydraulic fracturing in New York state. Ono, Lennon and Mark Ruffalo announced the formation of […]

08/29/2012

Lawyer appeals punk band Russian jail sentence

MOSCOW (AP) – An attorney for three members of the Pussy Riot punk band says she has appealed the verdict of a Moscow court that sentenced the women to two years each in jail. The […]

08/27/2012

London games get an Olympian musical soundtrack

By Jill Lawless, Associated Press At the London Olympics, Adele is served with tennis, Beyonce bounces around the basketball court and Queen’s “We Will Rock You” spikes up beach volleyball. A walk around Olympic Park […]

08/07/2012

Mexico expects big crowd for free Bieber concert

(AP) – The Bieber may outdraw the Beatle. That’s what Mexico City officials are saying as they prepare for Monday’s free concert by teen star Justin Bieber. Paul McCartney’s May 10 concert in Mexico City’s […]

06/08/2012

Queen's husband in hospital with bladder infection

(AP) – Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, was hospitalized Monday with a bladder infection and will miss the rest of the celebrations of the monarch’s 60 years on the throne, Buckingham Palace said. […]

06/04/2012

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