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The contract is the centerpiece of a Beatles collection that will be sold at New York's Heritage Auctions and spans the band's entire career. The Beatles' first recording contract was signed in Hamburg, Germany.
President Obama is the first president to fully embrace the social media age. His latest foray into social media land? Playlists for all.
A recent study debunks the common misconception that metal music promotes dangerous and extreme behavior, among other findings.
Starr recently celebrated his seventy-fifth birthday and asked fans to join him in making a 'peace and love' salute for the occasion 'It's international now,' Starr said.
The legendary band played what was billed as the group's final shows over the Fourth of July weekend in Chicago. Here's a look back at some of the shows that captured the Grateful Dead at key moments along their careers.
Bruce Springsteen joined California music legend Beach Boy Brian Wilson on stage in New Jersey.
Kirill Petrenko will serve as the next chief conductor for the Berlin Philharmonic. The post is considered to be one of the most prestigious jobs in the world of classical music. Petrenjo is currently music director of the Bavarian State Opera.
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Vinyl records seemed to be over with the arrival of the digital compact disc, but 2014 was the best year for vinyl record sales in the U.S. since 1996. What's behind the success?
Garth Brooks canceled all three concerts in Tampa, Fla. The reason: NHL Stanley Cup finals.
Jam bands like the Grateful Dead are often characterized by their fans’ subculture and tribute bands and widely circulated fan-recorded live bootlegs have cultivated a new generation of devotees.
Taylor Swift is now the most decorated artist in the history of the Billboard Music Awards, surpassing Garth Brooks.
B.B. King, whose scorching guitar licks and heartfelt vocals made him the idol of generations of musicians and fans, died late Thursday at home in Las Vegas.
Americans typically stop listening to new music by age 33, says a study, instead sticking with what they already like. Why doesn't the same thing happen with movies or books?
The first performance of Carey's Las Vegas Strip residency took place at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace on May 6. The show includes her 18 number one hit singles in chronological order from 1990 to 2008
Brown's band had such hits as 'You Sexy Thing,' 'Every 1's a Winner,' and 'Emma.' Brown was made MBE (Member of the British Empire) in 2003 for his services to popular music.
After leaving the Drifters in the early '60s, King quickly found success on his own with such rhythm 'n blues classics as 'Stand by Me.'
The novel 'The Passenger,' by former Auschwitz prisoner Zofia Posmysz inspired the opera of the same name and Posmysz was recently able to tell her story at a performance of 'The Passenger' in Frankfurt.
April 7 marked the centennial of the birth of Billie Holiday. The day was commemorated with a slew of tribute concerts and a posthumous star on the Apollo Walk of Fame.
Some 320 college groups competed for a spot the finals of this weekend's contest, the 19th International Championship of Collegiate A cappella, or ICCA.
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