The Malta Independent 20 February 2017, Monday


Randy Travis advocates for stroke victims in Tennessee

Sunday, 19 February 2017, 16:37 Last update: about 5 days ago

Country star Randy Travis met with Tennessee lawmakers to raise awareness for stroke victims following his near-fatal stroke in 2013. Travis was at the state Capitol on Wednesday, hours before he...

Ryan Adams delivers fresh songs and heartaches

Saturday, 18 February 2017, 16:36 Last update: about 5 days ago

From the days when he exploded out of North Carolina with the alt-country band Whiskeytown to his steady growth into one of America's great songwriters, Ryan Adams has always floated just below...

MTV's European music awards headed to London in November

Friday, 17 February 2017, 16:35 Last update: about 5 days ago

The music broadcaster announced Tuesday that the 2017 edition of the EMAs will be held on Nov. 12 at the city's Wembley Arena. David Lynn, chief executive of MTV parent Viacom, says...

Enter soundman: Mics fixed, Metallica heads out on tour

Thursday, 16 February 2017, 16:35 Last update: about 5 days ago

The good news: 26 million people were glued to their TV sets Sunday night as heavy metal heroes Metallica gave their genre a rare appearance on network television. The bad news: A decent portion...

Beyonce faces $20M copyright suit from YouTube star's estate

Wednesday, 15 February 2017, 16:34 Last update: about 5 days ago

The estate of a late New Orleans YouTube star has filed a $20 million copyright infringement lawsuit against Beyonce over the use of his voice in her "Formation" video. The estate of Anthony...

Adele wins top Grammy Awards, but pays tribute to Beyonce

Monday, 13 February 2017, 13:49 Last update: about 7 days ago Associated Press

In an extraordinary moment between the music industry's top female artists, Adele beat Beyonce for three of the top Grammy Awards — then said her competitor deserved at least one of...

Gaulitana co-organizes concert in Italy

Sunday, 12 February 2017, 10:59 Last update: about 8 days ago

Gaulitana: A Festival of Music has spread its wings overseas with the co-organisation of a concert in Scandicci, Firenze, Italy. In collaboration with the Centro dell'Arte Vito Frazzi, a recital has...

LeAnn Rimes is a sultry survivor on 'Remnants'

Friday, 10 February 2017, 15:57 Last update: about 13 days ago

Somewhere in between a debut, a multiplatinum album at 13 and coming out of an emotional spin cycle called real life 20 years later, a humbled LeAnn Rimes has grown up. The evolution is obvious,...

South Dakota museum awarded ownership of Presley guitar

Friday, 10 February 2017, 15:57 Last update: about 13 days ago

A federal judge ruled Monday that a South Dakota museum is the legal owner of a guitar played by Elvis Presley. The Martin D-35 guitar has been on display at the National Music Museum...

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