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The Raconteurs release new vinyl single featuring alternate versions of ‘Help Us Stranger’ songs

Third Man Records The Raconteurs have released a new vinyl single featuring alternate versions of songs from the band’s comeback album, Help Us Stranger. The double A-side seven-inch includes the radio edit of the track “Help Me Stranger,” which cuts out the acoustic intro, and a non-album recording of the single “Somedays (I Don’t Feel…read more »

Five Finger Death Punch’s Jason Hook underwent gallbladder surgery

Courtesy of Five Finger Death PunchAfter Five Finger Death Punch announced that guitarist Jason Hook had been hospitalized Thursday night, the nature of his condition has been revealed. A rep for the band tells TMZ that Hook had surgery to have his gallbladder removed. According to the site, the guitarist is on pace to “recover…read more »

‘Queen & Slim’ director Melina Matsoukas claims “almost no” Golden Globes organization members saw the film

Frazer Harrison/Getty ImageAfter the Golden Globes failed to recognize the critically acclaimed drama Queen & Slim with a nomination, the film’s director, Melina Matsoukas, says she’s not surprised by the snub. Matsoukas tells Variety that The Hollywood Foreign Press Association, the organization that votes on the Golden Globes, barely even showed up to see the film. “We held three screenings…read more »

Settlement reached over legal dispute between Tom Petty’s daughters and widow

L-R: Adria Petty, Tom Petty and Dana York; Jeffrey Mayer/WireImageTom Petty’s daughters Adria and Annakim have reached a settlement regarding their legal dispute with the late rocker’s widow, Dana Petty, Rolling Stone reports. According to documents obtained by the magazine, the opposing parties came to a “settlement agreement,” the full details of which were not…read more »

Nicki Minaj pays tribute to Juice WRLD at ‘Billboard’ Women In Music event

Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for BillboardNicki Minaj received the first Game-Changer award Thursday night at the Billboard Women In Music event in Los Angeles, and she dedicated her speech to the late Juice WRLD. They pair performed earlier this year on Nicki WRLD Tour, and the “Chun-Li” rapper says Juice was an unexpected source of comfort. “I had…read more »

Gwen Stefani and Blake Shelton can’t live without each other on “Nobody but You”

Rodin Eckenroth/WireImageGwen Stefani and Blake Shelton’s new duet, “Nobody but You,” has arrived. The love song, which appears on Blake’s album Fully Loaded: God’s Country, is about realizing you can’t live without someone. “I don’t wanna live without you/I don’t wanna even breathe/I don’t wanna dream about you/Wanna wake up with you next to me,”…read more »

Report: Peter Jackson’s planned Beatles film is sparking a buying “frenzy”

Evening Standard/Hulton Archive/Getty ImagesBack in January, The Beatles’ Apple Corps Ltd. announced that it had tapped Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson to turn 55 hours of unreleased footage into a new take on the band’s 1970 documentary, Let It Be.  Now, the Hollywood Reporter claims the movie has sparked a buying “frenzy” among all…read more »

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