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  • Spotify to let artists post music without labels

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    Spotify to let artists post music without labels

    NEW YORK, Sept 20 — In a move with the power to shake up the music industry, Spotify said today that it will allow select artists to upload songs directly without record labels...

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    Dylan to release lost recordings from classic album

    NEW YORK, Sept 20 — Bob Dylan will release for the first time the studio outtakes from his classic 1974 album Blood on the Tracks, which have long been coveted by collectors....

  • Action! France tackles screen sexism with subsidy for women

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    Action! France tackles screen sexism with subsidy for women

  • Korean boy band BTS to address UN

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    Korean boy band BTS to address UN

  • In the mood for horror, B-movies? Get your fix with Amir Muhammad’s Kuman Pictures

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    In the mood for horror, B-movies? Get your fix with Amir Muhammad’s Kuman Pictures

  • Listen to Avril Lavigne’s new single ‘Head Above Water’ (VIDEO)

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    Listen to Avril Lavigne’s new single ‘Head Above Water’ (VIDEO)

  • Newcomer Shah battles with rock big guns Arctic Monkeys for Mercury Prize

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    Newcomer Shah battles with rock big guns Arctic Monkeys for Mercury Prize

  • First American picked to direct next James Bond film

    11 hours ago

    First American picked to direct next James Bond film

  • Thai fans nabbed for sneaking into airport to see S. Korean star Lee Jong-suk

    12 hours ago

    Thai fans nabbed for sneaking into airport to see S. Korean star Lee Jong-suk

  • Kiss commemorates 40th anniversary of solo album drop with box set

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    Kiss commemorates 40th anniversary of solo album drop with box set

  • TV actor Tom Selleck quits NRA board of directors

    13 hours ago

    TV actor Tom Selleck quits NRA board of directors

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  • Honest Trailer for 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom'

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    Honest Trailer for 'Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom'

  • Henry Golding to star in rom com with Emilia Clarke

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    Henry Golding to star in rom com with Emilia Clarke

  • New trailer for ‘First Man’ (VIDEO)

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    New trailer for ‘First Man’ (VIDEO)

  • Claire Foy faces her past in ‘The Girl in the Spider’s Web’

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    Claire Foy faces her past in ‘The Girl in the Spider’s Web’

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  • Han Solo’s jacket could fetch US$1.3m at film auction

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    Han Solo’s jacket could fetch US$1.3m at film auction

    LONDON, Sept 20 — A jacket worn by Harrison Ford as Han Solo in the Star Wars film The Empire Strikes Back is expected to sell for up to £1 million (RM5.44 million) at an...

  • Eddie Murphy on board for ‘Grumpy Old Men’ remake

    16 hours ago

    Eddie Murphy on board for ‘Grumpy Old Men’ remake

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — Beverly Hills Cop, Shrek and The Nutty Professor actor Eddie Murphy is to lead a New Line Cinema remake of 1990s comedy Grumpy Old Men, with director Tim...

  • Robyn announces release date for ‘Honey’

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    Robyn announces release date for ‘Honey’

    STOCKHOLM, Sept 20 — Swedish singer Robyn has finally revealed news of her long-awaited album, Honey, which has now been slated for an October 26 release. The singer, whose last...

  • Judge allows Ashley Judd defamation lawsuit against Weinstein to proceed

    17 hours ago

    Judge allows Ashley Judd defamation lawsuit against Weinstein to proceed

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — A lawsuit by actress Ashley Judd in which she accused Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein of defaming her in 1998 after she refused what she said were...

  • LeBron James teams with ‘Black Panther’ director for ‘Space Jam 2’

    18 hours ago

    LeBron James teams with ‘Black Panther’ director for ‘Space Jam 2’

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — Two months ago, basketball superstar LeBron James joined the Los Angeles Lakers. Now, he’s taking on Hollywood in a big way. The long-awaited sequel to...

  • ‘Lost album’ from David Lynch’s 90s jazz side-project to get a release

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    ‘Lost album’ from David Lynch’s 90s jazz side-project to get a release

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — An esoteric recording project between filmmaker David Lynch and composer Angelo Badalamenti that dates back to the Twin Peaks era is to get a release in...

  • Live action ‘Avatar: The Last Airbender’ ordered by Netflix and Nickelodeon

    18 hours ago

    Live action ‘Avatar: The Last Airbender’ ordered by Netflix and Nickelodeon

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — Two creators behind the original cartoon series Avatar: The Last Airbender are on board for a live-action and CGI remake set to go into production in...

  • Nick Cave joins Marianne Faithfull on new song ‘The Gypsy Faerie Queen’

    18 hours ago

    Nick Cave joins Marianne Faithfull on new song ‘The Gypsy Faerie Queen’

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — A new single featuring Nick Cave is taken from Marianne Faithfull’s forthcoming album, Negative Capability, slated for November 2 release. According to...

  • Rita Ora announces November release for ‘Phoenix’

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    Rita Ora announces November release for ‘Phoenix’

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — Singer Rita Ora has announced that her highly anticipated second album, Phoenix, will see the light of day in November. The long-awaited album will come...

  • ‘Avengers’ Loki and Scarlet Witch reportedly set for TV series

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    ‘Avengers’ Loki and Scarlet Witch reportedly set for TV series

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — Several characters from the Marvel Cinematic Universe will be heading to streaming service Disney Play for a spin-off series. Mischievous Norse god Loki...

  • Rumer Willis, Trace Lysette and more feature in Cher’s ‘SOS’ video

    18 hours ago

    Rumer Willis, Trace Lysette and more feature in Cher’s ‘SOS’ video

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — Cher has brought in a star-studded cast to feature in her new video for ABBA’s SOS, which she covers on her new album. Directed by Jake Wilson, the...

  • Maroon 5 reportedly tapped for 2019 Super Bowl halftime show

    21 hours ago

    Maroon 5 reportedly tapped for 2019 Super Bowl halftime show

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 20 — Pop band Maroon 5 will provide the halftime entertainment at the 2019 Super Bowl, Hollywood publication Variety reported yesterday. Variety said that two...

  • Bono saw ‘pain’ on pope’s face over abuse scandals

    22 hours ago

    Bono saw ‘pain’ on pope’s face over abuse scandals

    VATICAN CITY, Sept 20 — U2 frontman Bono said he could see the pain on Pope Francis’ face yesterday when he told him “it looks to some people that the abusers are being more...

  • Top S. Korea theatre director sentenced to six years for sex abuse

    1 day ago

    Top S. Korea theatre director sentenced to six years for sex abuse

    SEOUL, Sept 19 — A prominent South Korean theatre director was today sentenced to six years in prison for the sexual abuse of nine women, as the country’s nascent #MeToo...

  • Here’s the Honest Trailer for ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ (VIDEO)

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    Here’s the Honest Trailer for ‘Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom’ (VIDEO)

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 19 — The team at Screen Junkies are back with another awesome video from their ever popular Honest Trailers and this time they take on the dinosaurs in...

  • Henry Golding to star in rom-com with Emilia Clarke

    1 day ago

    Henry Golding to star in rom-com with Emilia Clarke

    KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 19 — It seems Hollywood can’t get enough of Henry Golding. Variety reported that the 31-year-old Sarawak-born actor has been cast as the male lead for Paul...

  • When the music’s over: Cities suffer as venues fall to developers

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    When the music’s over: Cities suffer as venues fall to developers

    SEATTLE, Sept 19 — When Pearl Jam led 50,000 people in a chant of “Save the Showbox” in a Seattle stadium last month, the rockers confronted a question facing many cities:...

  • Bert and Ernie a ‘loving couple’ says ‘Sesame Street’ writer, before backtracking

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    Bert and Ernie a ‘loving couple’ says ‘Sesame Street’ writer, before backtracking

    NEW YORK, Sept 19 — Bert and Ernie of Sesame Street may only be puppets, but that hasn’t stopped audiences from speculating over the years that the two roommates might be more...

  • Claire Foy faces her past in ‘The Girl in the Spider’s Web’ (VIDEO)

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    Claire Foy faces her past in ‘The Girl in the Spider’s Web’ (VIDEO)

    LOS ANGELES, Sept 19 — Sony Pictures has released a new trailer for upcoming thriller The Girl in the Spider’s Web that stars Claire Foy. The film is based on David...