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Billboard
Usher Reunites With Ludacris & Lil Jon, Plus 26 More Things You Need to See From iHeartRadio Festival Day 2"Larger Than Life" (also the name of their Planet Hollywood show). 8:53 p.m.:
Usher Reunites With Ludacris & Lil Jon, Plus 26 More Things You Need to See From iHeartRadio Festival Day 2
Billboard / Posted an hour ago
"Larger Than Life" (also the name of their Planet Hollywood show). 8:53 p.m.: Following sets from Twenty One Pilots and U2 on night 1, Cage the Elephant is night 2's first rock 'n' roll rep to hit the stage, running through "Ain't No Rest for... Read more
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BBC News
U2 at 40: From teenage dreams in a kitchen jam to the top of rock's hierarchyImage caption U2 have risen over 40 years to become one of the biggest and most
U2 at 40: From teenage dreams in a kitchen jam to the top of rock's hierarchy
BBC News / Posted 4 hours ago
Image caption U2 have risen over 40 years to become one of the biggest and most influential bands in the world It started in a kitchen, and they never thought it would come to this... or did they? Four decades to the day since a cluster of innocent... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Miley Cyrus surprises with Billy Idol duetis no stranger to Idol's back catalogue - she previously performed Rebel Yell b
Miley Cyrus surprises with Billy Idol duet
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 5 hours ago
is no stranger to Idol's back catalogue - she previously performed Rebel Yell back in 2012 for a VH1 Divas show. U2 were the Friday night headliners at the two-day music festival, with Sia and Drake also performing. The Canadian rapper... Read more
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Daily Mail
Britney Spears sizzles on the iHeartRadio Music Festival stageDNCE, Bryson Tiller and Tinashe take the stage. The first day of the festival
Britney Spears sizzles on the iHeartRadio Music Festival stage
Daily Mail / Posted 5 hours ago
DNCE, Bryson Tiller and Tinashe take the stage. The first day of the festival saw everything from Miley Cyrus to U2 perform. Miley surprised fans by bringing out Billy Idol to sing with her. They're back! Fans were also surprised during... Read more
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ABC News
Column: How Nirvana's 'Nevermind' Made It Safe to Be Differentin two years the album will be as old as Cobain’s entire lifetime. I was 14 wh
Column: How Nirvana's 'Nevermind' Made It Safe to Be Different
ABC News / Posted 5 hours ago
in two years the album will be as old as Cobain’s entire lifetime. I was 14 when I bought “Nevermind.” I bought it and U2’s “Achtung Baby!” both on the same day and both on cassette. Both albums remain important touchstones for my own musical... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Buckwheat Zydeco, who took genre mainstream, dead at 68by a major record, Island. He went on to record with Eric Clapton and played c
Buckwheat Zydeco, who took genre mainstream, dead at 68
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 hours ago
by a major record, Island. He went on to record with Eric Clapton and played concerts with other major acts, including U2, The Rolling Stones’ Keith Richards and Paul Simon. He also performed before wide audiences at the closing ceremonies of... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos |in Las Vegas. John SalangsangJohn Salangsang/Invision/AP The Edge, from left,
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 15 hours ago
in Las Vegas. John SalangsangJohn Salangsang/Invision/AP The Edge, from left, Bono and Adam Clayton of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival - Day 1 held at T-Mobile Arena on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, in Las Vegas.... Read more
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Daily Mail
Naomi Campbell in yet ANOTHER altercationdated a string of stars including Hollywood legend Robert De Niro, former world
Naomi Campbell in yet ANOTHER altercation
Daily Mail / Posted 18 hours ago
dated a string of stars including Hollywood legend Robert De Niro, former world heavyweight boxing champion Mike Tyson and U2 bass guitarist Adam Clayton. In the past she has been admitted struggling with addictions to cocaine and alcohol, and has... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Stanley 'Buckwheat' Dural Jr., accordionist and leader of Buckwheat Zydeco, dies at 68recordings, Buckwheat Zydeco signed with Island Records in 1987 and collaborate
Stanley 'Buckwheat' Dural Jr., accordionist and leader of Buckwheat Zydeco, dies at 68
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 19 hours ago
recordings, Buckwheat Zydeco signed with Island Records in 1987 and collaborated with Robert Plant, Eric Clapton and U2, who used the band as an opening act for two shows in Florida that same year. Buckwheat Zydeco continued to maintain a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Repeated warnings about Braintree officer in charge of evidence room went unheededher as a loving mother and wife, a woman who adored her dog Libby, trips to the
Repeated warnings about Braintree officer in charge of evidence room went unheeded
Boston Globe / Posted 19 hours ago
her as a loving mother and wife, a woman who adored her dog Libby, trips to the Cape, camping, painting, and the band U2. On social media are photographs of Zopatti smiling with her husband. A picture she made for him shows him smiling as a... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Farm upbringing, beer key to rib-eating successMusic Night, featuring Circle 5 Reggae Band, Green River Revival, a Credence Cl
Farm upbringing, beer key to rib-eating success
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 19 hours ago
Music Night, featuring Circle 5 Reggae Band, Green River Revival, a Credence Clearwater Revival tribute and Elevation, a U2 tribute band. Sunday the gates open at 11 a.m., live music starts at noon and there will be five wrestling matches from... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Stanleyone of the most celebrated bands to come out of Louisiana. The group has shared
Stanley
The Arizona Republic / Posted 20 hours ago
one of the most celebrated bands to come out of Louisiana. The group has shared the stage and studio with Eric Clapton, U2, the Boston Pops Orchestra, B.B. King and other renowned names. Dural and band performed in the closing ceremonies of the... Read more
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Al.com
Buckwheat Zydeco leader Stanley Dural Jr. dead at 68without the full band — performed and recorded with Eric Clapton, Keith Richard
Buckwheat Zydeco leader Stanley Dural Jr. dead at 68
Al.com / Posted 20 hours ago
without the full band — performed and recorded with Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, Mavis Staples, U2 and many others. They appeared in movies, like "Big Easy" in 1987, and on TV shows. Mr. Dural won an Emmy for his music... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Stanley 'Buckwheat' Dural Jr., accordionist and leader of Buckwheat Zydeco, dies at 68recordings, Buckwheat Zydeco signed with Island Records in 1987 and collaborate
Stanley 'Buckwheat' Dural Jr., accordionist and leader of Buckwheat Zydeco, dies at 68
Los Angeles Times / Posted 21 hours ago
recordings, Buckwheat Zydeco signed with Island Records in 1987 and collaborated with Robert Plant, Eric Clapton and U2, who used the band as an opening act for two shows in Florida that same year. Buckwheat Zydeco continued to maintain a... Read more
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USA Today
Stanleyone of the most celebrated bands to come out of Louisiana. The group has shared
Stanley
USA Today / Posted 23 hours ago
one of the most celebrated bands to come out of Louisiana. The group has shared the stage and studio with Eric Clapton, U2, the Boston Pops Orchestra, B.B. King and other renowned names. Dural and band performed in the closing ceremonies of the... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
U2's Bono Slams Donald Trump During Politically-Charged iHeartRadio Music Festival Setviolence. Peace is love organized," Bono said from the Vegas stage. "So get out
U2's Bono Slams Donald Trump During Politically-Charged iHeartRadio Music Festival Set
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 23 hours ago
violence. Peace is love organized," Bono said from the Vegas stage. "So get out and vote, whoever you're voting for." When U2 hit the stage as the final act of the iHeartRadio Music Festival on Friday night, they kicked right into the 1988 Rattle... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Superdome reopening remembered as historic, inspirationalto play hard. We wanted to play tough,'' Evans said. ''We wanted to give the fa
Superdome reopening remembered as historic, inspirational
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
to play hard. We wanted to play tough,'' Evans said. ''We wanted to give the fans something to be proud of.'' Rock bands U2 and Green Day, eager to celebrate the rebirth of a city with a renowned musical history, joined to sing ''The Saints Are... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Superdome reopening remembered as historic, inspirationalto play hard. We wanted to play tough," Evans said. "We wanted to give the fans
Superdome reopening remembered as historic, inspirational
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted yesterday
to play hard. We wanted to play tough," Evans said. "We wanted to give the fans something to be proud of." Rock bands U2 and Green Day, eager to celebrate the rebirth of a city with a renowned musical history, joined to sing "The Saints Are... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Superdome reopening remembered as historic, inspirationalto play hard. We wanted to play tough,” Evans said. “We wanted to give the fans
Superdome reopening remembered as historic, inspirational
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
to play hard. We wanted to play tough,” Evans said. “We wanted to give the fans something to be proud of.” Rock bands U2 and Green Day, eager to celebrate the rebirth of a city with a renowned musical history, joined to sing “The Saints Are... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Dural, leader of Buckwheat Zydeco, diesone of the most celebrated bands to come out of Louisiana. The group has shared
Dural, leader of Buckwheat Zydeco, dies
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted yesterday
one of the most celebrated bands to come out of Louisiana. The group has shared the stage and studio with Eric Clapton, U2, the Boston Pops Orchestra, B.B. King and other renowned names. Dural and band performed in the closing ceremonies of the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Buckwheat Zydeco leader Stanley Dural Jr. dead at 68without the full band — performed and recorded with Eric Clapton, Keith Richard
Buckwheat Zydeco leader Stanley Dural Jr. dead at 68
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
without the full band — performed and recorded with Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, Willie Nelson, Paul Simon, Mavis Staples, U2 and many others. They appeared in movies, like "Big Easy" in 1987, and on TV shows. Mr. Dural won an Emmy for his music... Read more
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News.com.au
Parents say no more to kids music as they seek alternative optionsMoby Let’s Go Crazy — Prince Waterloo, ABBA Think — Aretha Franklin Is This
Parents say no more to kids music as they seek alternative options
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
Moby Let’s Go Crazy — Prince Waterloo, ABBA Think — Aretha Franklin Is This How You Feel — The Preatures Summer Nights — John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John Our House — Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young The Sweetest Thing — U2 My Girl — Hoodoo Gu... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be madeworld's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th annive
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be made
Illawarra Mercury / Posted yesterday
world's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th anniversary, you can expect something special. U2 performed a 10-minute free concert on the steps of the Palais for its 60th. How will they top that next May 17-28? See... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Trump campaign plans $140 million ad buyBono of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival - Da
Trump campaign plans $140 million ad buy
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Bono of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival - Day 1 held at T-Mobile Arena on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, in Las Vegas. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP) Bono of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Trump campaign plans $140 million ad buyBono of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival - Da
Trump campaign plans $140 million ad buy
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
Bono of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival - Day 1 held at T-Mobile Arena on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, in Las Vegas. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP) Bono of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Trump campaign plans $140 million ad buyBono of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival - Da
Trump campaign plans $140 million ad buy
Connecticut Post / Posted yesterday
Bono of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival - Day 1 held at T-Mobile Arena on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, in Las Vegas. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP) Bono of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio... Read more
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Irish Central
The man behind the world’s favorite pint - Arthur GuinnessSeptember is proving to be a good month for remembering Irish icons, with U2 ce
The man behind the world’s favorite pint - Arthur Guinness
Irish Central / Posted yesterday
September is proving to be a good month for remembering Irish icons, with U2 celebrating their 40th anniversary this weekend, quickly followed by the birthday of the creator of Ireland’s greatest alcoholic export: Guinness. On September 28, we will... Read more
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Billboard
Miley Cyrus Shows Off Her 'Rebel Yell' With Billy Idol at iHeartRadio Music Festivalnight (Sept. 23) to wail the title track from Idol's 1983 hit album. iHeartRad
Miley Cyrus Shows Off Her 'Rebel Yell' With Billy Idol at iHeartRadio Music Festival
Billboard / Posted yesterday
night (Sept. 23) to wail the title track from Idol's 1983 hit album. iHeartRadio Music Festival Day 1: How to Watch Drake, U2, Sia & More Live From Vegas After a mini-set from Idol -- which kicked off with back-to-back megahits "Dancing With... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Pardoned felon starts law firm to improve futures of ex-consIt's simple: 'Got to kick at the darkness 'til it bleeds daylight.' It's a Bruc
Pardoned felon starts law firm to improve futures of ex-cons
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
It's simple: 'Got to kick at the darkness 'til it bleeds daylight.' It's a Bruce Cockburn line, but I heard it first in a U2 song," Mullen said. "I thought to myself, 'Yeah. I'm gonna kick the darkness until it bleeds daylight. I'm not coming back... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Miley Cyrus Shows Off Her "Rebel Yell" With Billy Idol at iHeartRadio Music Festival"with Billy f---ing Idol." Watch a clip from the performance below: The iHear
Miley Cyrus Shows Off Her "Rebel Yell" With Billy Idol at iHeartRadio Music Festival
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted yesterday
"with Billy f---ing Idol." Watch a clip from the performance below: The iHeartRadio Music Festival also features performances from Drake, Sia and U2 tonight before kicking off night two on Saturday with Britney Spears, Sting and Arian... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Pardoned felon starts law firm to improve futures of ex-consIt's simple: 'Got to kick at the darkness 'til it bleeds daylight.' It's a Bruc
Pardoned felon starts law firm to improve futures of ex-cons
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted yesterday
It's simple: 'Got to kick at the darkness 'til it bleeds daylight.' It's a Bruce Cockburn line, but I heard it first in a U2 song," Mullen said. "I thought to myself, 'Yeah. I'm gonna kick the darkness until it bleeds daylight. I'm not coming back... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Superdome reopening remembered as historic, inspirationalto play hard. We wanted to play tough,'' Evans said. ''We wanted to give the fa
Superdome reopening remembered as historic, inspirational
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
to play hard. We wanted to play tough,'' Evans said. ''We wanted to give the fans something to be proud of.'' Rock bands U2 and Green Day, eager to celebrate the rebirth of a city with a renowned musical history, joined to sing ''The Saints Are... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Superdome reopening remembered as historic, inspirationalto play hard. We wanted to play tough," Evans said. "We wanted to give the fans
Superdome reopening remembered as historic, inspirational
Brandon Sun / Posted yesterday
to play hard. We wanted to play tough," Evans said. "We wanted to give the fans something to be proud of." Rock bands U2 and Green Day, eager to celebrate the rebirth of a city with a renowned musical history, joined to sing "The Saints Are... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
Ribfest starts tonight at the BayshoreMusic Night, featuring Circle 5 Reggae Band, Green River Revival, a Credence Cl
Ribfest starts tonight at the Bayshore
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted yesterday
Music Night, featuring Circle 5 Reggae Band, Green River Revival, a Credence Clearwater Revival tribute and Elevation, a U2 tribute band. On Sunday the gates open at 11 a.m. There will be five wrestling matches with wrestlers from Destiny World... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Nirvana introduced world to grunge 25 years ago this monthwho lived in the 1980s know that the “rock” music scene back then was painful.
Nirvana introduced world to grunge 25 years ago this month
The Palm Beach Post / Posted yesterday
who lived in the 1980s know that the “rock” music scene back then was painful. Aside from mainstream big acts like U2 and Bruce Springsteen, the rock scene was all glam, glitter and little soul. Motley Crue, Quiet Riot, Twisted Sister,... Read more
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The Coast
15 questions with District 9 candidate Shawn Clearyyears. Check out some on my website. What was the first concert you ever went t
15 questions with District 9 candidate Shawn Cleary
The Coast / Posted 2 days ago
years. Check out some on my website. What was the first concert you ever went to? The first real concert I attended was U2's “Joshua Tree” in October 1987 at Toronto's CNE stadium. What was the last movie you didn’t finish? ZoolanderWhat pisses... Read more
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Variety
Egyptian Star Amr Waked Joins Sky’s Neil Jordan ‘Riviera’ TV Serieson location in August and is expected to wrap in February 2017. The 10-episode
Egyptian Star Amr Waked Joins Sky’s Neil Jordan ‘Riviera’ TV Series
Variety / Posted 2 days ago
on location in August and is expected to wrap in February 2017. The 10-episode series is based on a concept by former U2 manager Paul McGuinness and developed by Archery Pictures, a new shingle set up in 2014 by former Scott Free head Liza... Read more
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The Border Mail
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be madeworld's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th annive
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be made
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
world's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th anniversary, you can expect something special. U2 performed a 10-minute free concert on the steps of the Palais for its 60th. How will they top that next May 17-28? See... Read more
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Billboard
'Global Citizen: The World On Stage' Fuses Big Ideas with Performances from Kesha, Tom Morello, Paul Simon & MoreKesha Kept Her Career Afloat After Dr. Luke A handful of other performances fr
'Global Citizen: The World On Stage' Fuses Big Ideas with Performances from Kesha, Tom Morello, Paul Simon & More
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
Kesha Kept Her Career Afloat After Dr. Luke A handful of other performances from the likes of Warren Haynes (who performed U2's "One") and Tom Morello alongside the Kenyan Boys Choir (who performed Woody Guthrie's "This Land Is Your Land"), were... Read more
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The Courier
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be madeworld's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th annive
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be made
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
world's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th anniversary, you can expect something special. U2 performed a 10-minute free concert on the steps of the Palais for its 60th. How will they top that next May 17-28? See... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be madeworld's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th annive
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be made
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
world's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th anniversary, you can expect something special. U2 performed a 10-minute free concert on the steps of the Palais for its 60th. How will they top that next May 17-28? See... Read more
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The Young Witness
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be madeworld's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th annive
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be made
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
world's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th anniversary, you can expect something special. U2 performed a 10-minute free concert on the steps of the Palais for its 60th. How will they top that next May 17-28? See... Read more
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Western Advocate
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be madeworld's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th annive
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be made
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
world's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th anniversary, you can expect something special. U2 performed a 10-minute free concert on the steps of the Palais for its 60th. How will they top that next May 17-28? See... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be madeworld's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th annive
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be made
Kiama Independent / Posted 2 days ago
world's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th anniversary, you can expect something special. U2 performed a 10-minute free concert on the steps of the Palais for its 60th. How will they top that next May 17-28? See... Read more
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Manning River Times
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be madeworld's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th annive
Events around the world 2017: Watch history be made
Manning River Times / Posted 2 days ago
world's best-known movie festival always puts on a show, but on its 70th anniversary, you can expect something special. U2 performed a 10-minute free concert on the steps of the Palais for its 60th. How will they top that next May 17-28? See... Read more
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