The Malta Independent 24 January 2017, Tuesday


Adele to perform at the Grammy Awards next month

Tuesday, 24 January 2017, 16:43 Last update: about 3 hours ago

Adele is set to take the stage at next month's Grammy Awards, where she is nominated for album, song and record of the year. The Recording Academy announced Friday that Adele will perform at the...

UK's Sky scraps show with Joseph Fiennes as Michael Jackson

Friday, 20 January 2017, 16:43 Last update: about 7 days ago

A British broadcaster said Friday it was canceling a TV comedy starring Joseph Fiennes as Michael Jackson after the program was condemned by the late musician's family. Sky Arts said it has...

Divorce file: Prince, 2nd wife lived luxurious lifestyle

Wednesday, 18 January 2017, 16:42 Last update: about 7 days ago

Prince's unsealed divorce file from his second marriage shows the couple lived a luxurious lifestyle that included spending $50,000 per party after major awards ceremonies, a newspaper reported...

Contest will pick opening acts for Bon Jovi tour

Tuesday, 17 January 2017, 16:38 Last update: about 7 days ago

The New Jersey-based platinum-selling rockers are holding a contest to choose bands or singers to open for their upcoming tour. Artists will upload videos of themselves performing...

'Blue & Lonesome' by the Rolling Stones

Thursday, 12 January 2017, 16:55 Last update: about 14 days ago

It shouldn't be a surprise, really, but still it's a bit startling to hear just how well the Rolling Stones can play the blues. Strip away the glitz, the oversized stages and the pyrotechnics, and...

Album honoring Dr. John is a winner

Wednesday, 11 January 2017, 16:54 Last update: about 14 days ago

Many tribute concerts turn into solemn events, even when the person being honored is still among the living, but that wouldn't be possible when the subject being honored is as raucous as Dr. John, who...

A band with a fresh sound emerges from Asheville

Tuesday, 10 January 2017, 16:53 Last update: about 14 days ago

From Asheville, North Carolina, an eclectic fusion of retirees, back-to-the-land hippies, tourists and natives to the region, a band called River Whyless emerges, blending American and international...

Neil Young, "Peace Trail" (Reprise Records)

Sunday, 8 January 2017, 16:32 Last update: about 20 days ago

Prolific rocker Neil Young is at his curmudgeonly best on "Peace Trail," bemoaning his place in the current generation while standing up for his decades-long commitment to fighting for the...

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