Madonna shocks UAE audience with profanity filled show

Madonna was uncensored for the 20,000 plus fans at Yas Island (in the UAE) to see the diva in action last night got all that they had bargained for, and quite more in spades as racy content and profanity peppered the proceedings. Emirates 247 reports that “At one point we overheard several parents questioning their choice in bringing kids to the concert, More...

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By deskofbrian On Thursday, May 17th, 2012

Disco legend Donna Summers dies from cancer

The Queen of Disco is dead. photo/Joonsl via wikicommons Donna Summer died Thursday morning after succumbing to a long battle with cancer, reported. She was 63. Born in Boston on New Year’s Eve 1948, More...

By Robert Herriman On Monday, April 30th, 2012
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Justin Bieber gets banned after insulting the country of Indonesia

OFFBEAT NEWS: A comment made by the Canadian teen heartthrob last week has drawn some fury from fans in Indonesia. According to a report in the Jakarta Post, the North Sumatra teen-pop radio station, KISS 105 FM More...

By Brandon Jones On Saturday, April 21st, 2012

TobyMac performs ‘Get Back Up’ on The View

Christian artist Toby Mac played a visit to ABC’s “The View” on Friday, even performing a song to honor Sherri Shepard’s birthday. Shepard personally requested the five-time Grammy Award More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, April 19th, 2012

Levon Helm, drummer of The Band, passes away, losing his battle with cancer

(CBS News) Robbie Robertson, one of the founding members of The Band, paid a visit an ailing Levon Helm in the hospital over the weekend. Earlier this week, Helm’s family announced that Helm, who has had throat More...

By Brandon Jones On Wednesday, April 18th, 2012

‘Dark Knight Rises’ star Gary Oldman to direct Jack White webcast

Gary Oldman has a long, impressive resume and now the star of “Tinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy”, “The Dark Knight Rises” can add directorial credits to his name. Musician Jack White has now tapped More...

By deskofbrian On Thursday, March 29th, 2012

Earl Scruggs, Blue Grass musician, creator of Beverly Hillbillies theme, dies at 88

Earl Scruggs, the banjo playing, singing and composing great whose twanging bluegrass themes for TV’s The Beverly Hillbillies and the Bonnie and Clyde movie achieved Top of the Chart status in the ’60s, More...

By deskofbrian On Monday, March 26th, 2012

Jerry Lee Lewis set to wed for 7th time – to another cousin?

Jerry Lee Lewis is getting married for the seventh time, the National Enquirer reports, and once again, it involves one of his cousins. Back in 1957, the rocker wed his 13-year-old cousin Myra Gale Brown, causing More...

By Brandon Jones On Monday, March 19th, 2012

Bob Dylan’s first album changed music 50 years ago today

The self titled LP hit stores  on March 19th, 1962 and offered music listeners an immediate alternative to the Twist craze of the time. A 20-year-old had traveled from Minnesota to Manhatten in 1961 on a freight More...

By deskofbrian On Wednesday, February 29th, 2012

Mandisa sets ‘Girls Night Out’ in April for Clearwater

April 27th, Clearwater, Mandisa will be bringing her “Girls Night Live” tour to the Tampa area. From the release: As part of the “Girls Night Live” tour, Mandisa will partner with local radio hosts More...