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Maytals Singer Injured

 Maytals Singer Injured. Reggae veterans Toots and the Maytals were forced to scratch short a concert in Virginia after the frontman was hit with a bottle thrown from the crowd. A glass bottle hit singer Frederick Toots Hibbert, 67, as the band performed at the Dominion Riverrock outdoor music festival on Saturday. The Richmond Times-Dispatch reported that Hibbert was taken care of …

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Ray Manzarek Dies at 74

Ray Manzarek Dies at 74. Ray Manzarek, keyboard player and founder member of the 60s rock band The Doors, has died aged 74. He formed the band with lead singer Jim Morrison in 1965 after a possibility meeting in Venice Beach, Los Angeles. Manzarek, who had battled bile duct cancer for many years, died in a clinic in Rosenheim, Germany, with …

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Taylor Swift Billboard Music Awards 2013

Taylor Swift Billboard Music Awards 2013. Taylor Swift has won eight awards at this year’s US Billboard Music Awards. The country pop singer won categories that incorporated, Top Female Artist, Top Digital Songs Artist and Top Country Artist. She said to the crowd: “You are the longest and best relationship I ever had.” Other winners included Justin Bieber for Top …

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One Direction World Tour 2014

One Direction World Tour 2014. Boy band One Direction have announced their primary worldwide stadium tour for 2014. The Where We Are tour will kick off in the US next April before heading to the UK and Ireland next May. The five boys are at present on their Take Me Home tour, which is about to begin its American leg. …

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Lennon’s Guitar $408,000

Lennon’s Guitar $408,000. A guitar played by John Lennon and George Harrison of the Beatles has sold for $408,000 (£269,000) at auction. The custom-made instrument, built in 1966 by the VOX company, was bought by an anonymous US buyer in New York. Harrison played I Am The Walrus on the guitar in a scene from Magical Mystery Tour in 1967. …

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