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Earl Sweatshirt ready to release new album

Monday, 15 July 2013, 14:44 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

Earl Sweatshirt, one of rap's most enigmatic stars has begun to reveal more details about his major label debut, "Doris," and he couldn't be more excited to let people in on the...

Verdi's 'Les vepres' gaining new attention

Saturday, 13 July 2013, 12:46 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

It's been called the "missing link" among Giuseppe Verdi's operas, composed right after his three mid-career mega-hits — "Rigoletto," ''Il Trovatore" and...

Rolling Stones return to Hyde Park after 44 years

Friday, 12 July 2013, 12:44 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

The Rolling Stones returned to London's Hyde Park after 44 years with a concert that saluted both the band's past and the fleetingly idyllic English summer. Mick Jagger even donned a frock for...

Jay-Z treads familiar ground on 12th album

Thursday, 11 July 2013, 12:42 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

Jay-Z, "Magna Carta Holy Grail" (Roc Nation/Universal)   Kanye didn't care about satisfying radio with his latest album.   Neither does Jay-Z.   "Magna...

Avery*Sunshine set for Essence Festival debut

Wednesday, 10 July 2013, 12:40 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

Avery(asterisk)Sunshine may be a new voice to some, but the 38-year-old Atlanta artist hopes more fans will be saying her name after her debut performance Saturday at the Essence...

Robert Plant takes Zeppelin songs to new places

Tuesday, 9 July 2013, 22:02 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

Robert Plant knows his fans want Led Zeppelin and he's happy to comply. On his own terms.   Plant is on the road this summer with a new band, The Sensational Space Shifters, and he's...

10 Sting concerts in NYC will benefit arts group

Tuesday, 9 July 2013, 18:32 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

Sting will hold 10 concerts in New York City this fall to benefit The Public Theater arts organization.   The singer announced Tuesday that he will perform at the 260-seat Anspacher Theater...

Devo drummer dies of brain cancer aged 58

Thursday, 4 July 2013, 17:23 Last update: about 4 years ago Malta Independent

The music world mourned the loss of one its most creative drummers following the death of former Devo member Alan Myers last week.   The percussionist with the band who spearheaded the New...

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