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  • Romania: minister who quit amid opera dispute, wants to stay
    BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — Romania's culture minister who resigned over his failure to resolve a bitter dispute at Romania's main opera house involving internationally acclaimed ballerina Alina Cojocaru, says he has changed his mind.
  • Bassist: Prince found 'real happiness' as Jehovah's Witness
    MINNETONKA, Minn. (AP) — Music megastar Prince was known for throwing parties that stretched into the wee hours of the morning, but his faith and the Bible could also keep him gabbing until sunrise, according to his longtime friend and "spiritual brother," bassist Larry Graham.
  • Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 8-14
    May 8: Comedian Don Rickles is 90. Singer Toni Tennille is 76. Jazz pianist Keith Jarrett is 71. Actor Mark Blankfield ("Robin Hood: Men in Tights," ''The Incredible Shrinking Woman") is 68. Drummer Chris Frantz of Talking Heads and of Tom Tom Club is 65. Singer Philip Bailey (solo and with Earth, Wind and Fire) […]

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  • Billy Corgan on D'arcy Wretzky: 'Encouraged to Hear That She Is Playing Music'
    Smashing Pumpkins wrapped up their In Plainsong tour Sunday, a jaunt that saw frontman Billy Corgan and drummer Jimmy Chamberlin reuniting with guitarist James Iha for the first time in 16 years. Corgan penned a tour postmortem on his Facebook Monday, and he subtly left the door open for another...
  • Listen to 'Rolling Stone Music Now' Podcast: Music and Activism
    The latest episode of Rolling Stone Music Now, our first-ever podcast, is now available. Listen and subscribe to the podcast on iTunes, or check it out below. For this episode, we discuss the fact that many pop stars and rockers have causes – but when are they really able to...
  • Garbage Plan Summer Tour in Support of New Album
    Garbage will support their new album Strange Little Birds, their first LP in four years, this summer with a month-long U.S. headlining tour. Shirley Manson, Butch Vig and company kick off their 20-date trek July 6th at Milwaukee's Summerfest. Tickets for the tour go on sale Friday, May 6th; check...

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