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  • Cannes readies Palme d'Or closing ceremony
    After nearly two weeks of showing stirring, sleek and thought-provoking movies -- and a couple of duds -- the Cannes Film Festival ends Sunday with an awards night to declare the winner of its coveted Palme d'Or. Critics unanimously gave the trite movie a thumbs-down.
  • Australians dance, cheer in 'world class' Eurovision debut
    Excited Australians partied and sang, with some dressed up in glittering costumes as they cheered on their wildcard entry to Eurovision on Sunday despite the song contest airing in the early hours of the morning. The country's love for the kitsch competition took on a patriotic bent this year as its entrant Guy Sebastian wowed […]
  • Longtime Oscars director Marty Pasetta dies in car accident
    LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Marty Pasetta, a television veteran who directed Academy Awards telecasts for most of the 1970s and 80s, has died.

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  • 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...
  • Neil Young Previews Cheeky 'Rock Starbucks' Video
    Neil Young and Promise of the Real, a band featuring Willie Nelson's sons Lukas and Micah, will release their protest LP The Monsanto Years on June 16th, and today Young premiered a first look and listen for the album's "Rock Starbucks" music video at Democracy Now. Young, once...

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