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Warning of "imminent" attack, Britain raises threat level
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MANCHESTER, England (AP) — An explosion struck an Ariana Grande concert attended by thousands of young music fans in northern England, killing at least 19 people and injuring dozens in what police said Tuesday they suspected was a terrorist attack.Greater Manchester Police Chief Constable Ian Hopkins says police are treating the blast as an act of terrorism "until we know otherwise." The local a

Texas singer-songwriter Jimmy LaFave, 61, dies of cancer
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AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Singer-songwriter Jimmy LaFave, whose 2007 album "Cimarron Manifesto" drew critical raves and reached the top of the Americana music chart, has died just days after he appeared at a concert held in his honor.A statement Monday from Music Road Records says LaFave died Sunday at his Austin home after a fight with cancer.

10 notable albums from 1967
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NEW YORK (AP) — The world still celebrates the Beatles' "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band," which came out 50 years ago in June. But 1967 was an unusually rich year for music overall, with acclaimed work from artists old and new, from Jimi Hendrix and the Velvet Underground to Frank Sinatra and Duke Ellington.

Elvis and red velvet boost value of jet up for auction
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ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — A private jet once owned by Elvis Presley and featured on the National Geographic Channel is set to be auctioned after sitting on a runway in New Mexico for 30 years.The red 1962 Lockheed Jetstar, one of many owned by the King of rock 'n' roll, has no engines and needs a restoration of its cockpit.

Review: Maturity hasn't stolen Justin Townes Earle's muse
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Justin Townes Earle, "Kids in the Street" (New West)Justin Townes Earle seems to have put away some of the demons that animated his earlier work. He's sober, newly married and about to become a father, and the songs he writes don't sound as tortured.But if it feels like he has sorted things out, Earle demonstrates on "Kids in the Street" that he still has plenty to say.

Fashion industry to honor Gloria Steinem, Cecile Richards
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NEW YORK (AP) — The fashion industry is honoring feminist icon Gloria Steinem and Planned Parenthood President Cecile Richards at its annual awards ceremony.The two women will join actress-singer Janelle Monae in receiving a special tribute from the board of directors of the Council of Fashion Designers of America on June 5, organizers announced Monday.Seth Myers will host the ceremony, which ho

Review: The Steel Woods honor southern rock tradition
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The Steel Woods, "Straw in the Wind" (Woods Music/Thirty Tigers)Fame Studios producer Rick Hall maintains that southern rock was born the day Duane Allman goaded Wilson Pickett into covering the Beatles' "Hey Jude." Allman proceeded to tear down Hall's Muscle Shoals, Alabama studio with a series of guitar fills that spawned a half-century of imitators.Over time that sound made its way from the All

Review: U2's 'Joshua Tree' tour is timely 30 years later
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PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — U2 still has as much to say about America as when they made "The Joshua Tree" 30 years ago.On "The Joshua Tree" tour, they're delivering the message sonically and visually, backed by a stadium-wide high-resolution video screen.Bono, the Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr.

Review: U2's 'Joshua Tree' tour is timely 30 years later
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PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — U2 still has as much to say about America as when they made "The Joshua Tree" 30 years ago.On "The Joshua Tree" tour, they're delivering the message sonically and visually, backed by a stadium-wide high-resolution video screen.Bono, the Edge, Adam Clayton and Larry Mullen Jr.

List of winners in top categories at Billboard Music Awards
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A partial list of winners in the top categories at the 2017 Billboard Music Awards, held Sunday at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas.— Top Billboard 200 album: Drake— Top female artist: Beyonce.— Top male artist: Drake.— Top duo/group: twenty one pilots.— Top collaboration: The Chainsmokers featuring Halsey, "Closer."— Top R&B artist: Beyonce.— Top rap artist: Drake.— Top rock ar

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