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Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong defends performing at festival after acrobat's death
Green Day is speaking out after they began a headlining performance just after an acrobat fell to his death at Madrid's Mad Cool Festival on Friday. An acrobat named Pedro Aunión plunged 100 feet to his death while performing in between sets at the sold-out festival. In a statement obtained by ABC
Billie Joe Armstrong says it's never been a 'better time' for Green Day
Armstrong and his bandmates reflect on their nearly 30 years in the music industry and the inspiration behind their single "Still Breathing."
Sara Bareilles on making her Broadway dreams come true: 'My life is so different because of "Waitress"'
Singer-songwriter Sara Bareilles is known for her hit singles like “Brave” and “Love Song,” but the multi-Grammy nominee said seeing her name in shining Broadway lights is a dream come true. “The first time I saw the marquee, I completely lost my mind. I was just about beside myself,” Bareilles
Review: Green Day's 'Revolution Radio' Is 'Short on Jaw-Dropping Moments'
This week, it's interesting to note that both Green Day and Norah Jones have released new records. Why is this an interesting coincidence, you may ask? Well, the last time we heard from Jones was in 2013 when she and Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong collaborated on their Everly Brothers tribute,
Miley Cyrus, John Legend, John Mayer to Honor Legends at Rock Hall of Fame
Some of today's biggest stars will be on hand to induct -- and perform tributes to -- the iconic musicians entering the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this year at the hall's induction ceremony Saturday in Cleveland. Miley Cyrus , who's often spoken about her admiration for '80s rock icons Joan Jett &
Miranda Lambert Continues to Shrink, Wows in Red Dress at Grammys
Miranda Lambert continues to wow with her even slimmer figure. Sunday night at the Grammy Awards, she wore a deep plunging, floor-length red dress, looking even skinnier two months after wowing at the CMA awards back in November. Lambert, who is married to "The Voice" star Blake Shelton, continues
The Social Climber: Phil Everly Dead at 74, Kesha Heads to Rehab
quicklist: 1 title: Phil Everly Dead at 74 text: Phil Everly, the younger half of the pioneering musical duo The Everly Brothers, has died at 74 from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, according to The Associated Press. The Everly Brothers are considered rock pioneers who brought the world pop
Record Release Rundown – The latest from One Direction, Billie Joe Armstrong , Norah Jones
A quick one this week. Three reviews. First, of course, is a review of One Direction's third album, "Midnight Memories." Then Green Day's Billie Joe Armstrong joins unlikely forces with Norah Jones to pay tribute to the Everly Brothers. Finally, we'll listen to Soundgarden's first two EPs, which
Record Release Rundown: The Latest 'Hunger Games' Soundtrack, Jake Bugg, Daughtry
This is yet another slow release week in a period that should normally be booming. A week away from Black Friday and we have reviews for the soundtrack to "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire," plus the second album of the year from young British singer/songwriter, Jake Bugg. Also, the latest from
The Year in Review: The 50 Best Albums of 2012
Well, the year is almost over and it is time once again to take musical stock. As usual, it was a difficult year to narrow down. There were albums I wish I hadn’t had to cut from the list but, frankly, that’s the sign of...