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  • Sweden swoons over its Eurovision winner
    Swedish pop lovers on Sunday celebrated their country's sixth Eurovision victory with an outpouring of national pride, welcoming heartthrob winner Mans Zelmerlow home a day after Europe's leading music extravaganza. Wrapped in a Swedish flag and clutching his trophy, 28-year-old Zelmerlow was met by scores of jubilant fans at Stockholm airport. "He's my biggest idol, […]
  • Audiard's 'Dheepan' wins Palme d'Or in upset Cannes finale
    CANNES, France (AP) — Jacques Audiard's Sri Lankan refugee drama "Dheepan" on Sunday won the Palme d'Or, the top honor of the Cannes Film Festival.
  • French immigration thriller bags Cannes Palme d'Or
    A French thriller spotlighting the plight of traumatised refugees building new lives, "Dheepan", captured the Palme d'Or top prize at the Cannes Film Festival on Sunday. As countries around the world grapple with an influx of people fleeing global crises, a jury led by Hollywood filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen chose the gritty picture about […]

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  • Surfer Blood Lose Donations for Ailing Guitarist in Van Theft
    Surfer Blood hit a setback in their efforts to raise money for guitarist Thomas Fekete after the band's touring van was broken into Saturday on the outskirts of Chicago. Throughout Surfer Blood's tour in support of their new LP 1000 Palms, the band have been collecting donations for Fekete, who left the group...
  • Watch U2 Play Super Rarity 'In God's Country' With Fan On Guitar
    U2 are just five shows into their Innocence + Experience Tour, and they're already taking fan requests and breaking out super rarities. At Friday night's show in Phoenix, the group was all set to play "The Sweetest Thing" on the B stage until Bono stopped them. "This guy I met...
  • Jack White Pens Poem 'Music Is Sacred'
    Just days after Jack White defended the value of music in a Q&A, the rocker has expanded on those thoughts in a new poem titled "Music Is Sacred." In the poem posted to his Third Man Books site, White pleads to "those of you who stand for the...

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