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2009-11-24 05:00:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Mariah Carey and Legacy Recordings are celebrating the 15th anniversary of Mariah's contemporary yuletide classic "All I Want For Christmas Is You" with the digital release of brand new dance mixes of the track, executive produced by Mariah Carey and remixed by Low Sunday (Ron Haney, Bart Schoudel and Joey Arbagey), available through all major digital music providers on November 23, 2009. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20060130/LEGACYLOGO )...

2009-11-20 05:00:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Nov. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Six-time Grammy® Award winning rock band, Foo Fighters, had the crowd on their feet during a taping for "VH1 Storytellers" October 28 at Sony Pictures Studios in Culver City, CA. Fans can watch this exclusive performance when "VH1 Storytellers: Foo Fighters" premieres Friday, November 27 at 11:00 PM* on VH1. The US premiere kicks off a global roll-out for this latest edition of "VH1 Storytellers," as the special will also...

2009-10-19 10:46:00

NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The star-packed lineup for "The 43rd Annual CMA Awards" grows even stronger with the announcement today that Dave Matthews will join previously announced performer Kenny Chesney on "Country Music's Biggest Night(TM)." Other performers already announced include Jason Aldean, Brooks & Dunn, Billy Currington, Vince Gill and Daughtry, Lady Antebellum, Miranda Lambert, Reba McEntire, Tim McGraw, Brad Paisley, Darius Rucker, George Strait,...

2009-10-13 07:05:00

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The global pop phenomenon Aqua is back. After selling more than 30 million albums and singles worldwide and racking up the massive hit "Barbie Girl," the Danish-Norwegian group disbanded in 2001. Now Aqua returns with its first single in eight years, "Back To The '80s," and two other new tracks on Greatest Hits (Geffen/UMe), released October 13, 2009. At a time when '80s pop is undergoing a revival with new artists such as Lady GaGa, Aqua...

2009-08-21 04:00:00

WOODLAND HILLS, Calif., Aug. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Country music superstar Kenny Chesney is launching his new clothing line Blue Chair Bay at MAGIC Marketplace in Las Vegas and is kicking his latest venture off in style with an invite-only concert at the Hard Rock Hotel on Tuesday, September 1, 2009. Chesney's new clothing line Blue Chair Bay, a vintage brand of ageless, simple styles, will launch at MAGIC in the Premium Men's platform - on the Concourse (Booth PR20800). A non-traditional...

2009-08-19 07:04:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Aug. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The first song on his first album began with strings, sustaining a hauntingly beautiful chord which faded into the song "To The Morning;" a song of hope invoking the day with the lyric, "There is really nothing left to say but 'come on, morning.'" "Birds", the last song on this, his last studio album, ends with the lyric, "It's over," and a similar sustained chord, fading to end the album. Long time fans, upon hearing the final chord of "Birds",...

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2009-07-02 15:08:58

Run-DMC and the late Jam Master Jay's street cred may take a hit, but their legacy gets a boost with the renaming of a New York street corner after the group. Officials announced Tuesday the New York City Council voted to name the corner of 205th Street and Hollis Avenue in Queens Run-DMC JMJ Way, WPIX-TV, New York, reports. The hip-hop group, which is in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, disbanded after Jam Master Jay, real name Jason Mizell, was gunned down at a recording studio in Queens in...

2009-06-18 12:23:00

40th Anniversary Tour Makes Stop in Coachella Valley COACHELLA, Calif., June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- There are bands, and then there are the bands that others aspire to be. Grand Funk Railroad is one of those bands, inspiring future bands like Foreigner and Van Halen with their hard-driving sound. Now Grand Funk Railroad is celebrating its 40th anniversary with a 40-city tour that will stop for a one-night-only concert at Spotlight 29 Casino on August 15. (Logo:...

2009-06-01 05:00:00

'Greatest Hits' DVD Certified Gold in Canada SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Denon Classics, the U.S.'s #1 independent Classical label, is celebrating the announcement that artist Andre Rieu has reached the #1 position on Billboard Magazine's Traditional Classical Chart with the release of ANDRE RIEU'S GREATEST HITS CD. The collection, released on March 3rd, is a unique project consisting of performances chosen by his fans and collected from all of his best selling Denon...

2009-03-27 09:00:00

Deluxe 2CD & Digital Collection Features Remastered Original Album, Plus Extensive Rarities, Including Previously Unreleased Tracks & Live Recordings 'LLR 20 (09) Tour' to More Than 50 European Cities This Spring & Summer HOLLYWOOD, Calif., March 27 /PRNewswire/ -- One of the preeminent rock musicians of our time, Lenny Kravitz has transcended genre, style, race and class to ascertain a 20-year musical career that revels in the rich influences of '60s and '70s soul, rock and...


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.