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Astronaut-turned-internet sensation Chris Hadfield attracts huge crowd during visit to Cardiff
The Canadian astronaut, who became famous for his Twitter and YouTube posts from space, was signing books at a city centre bookshop Astronaut Chris Hadfield attracted hundreds of fans on a visit to Cardiff as young and old queued to meet the Canadian spaceman who racked up 200m YouTube views with his cover of David Bowie's Space Oddity on the ... (more)
Mon Dec 16, 2013
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Fri Dec 13, 2013
Pensacola News Journal
Why is Jerry Only such a Misfit? Blame Bowie and mom
It was one concert. A rock star's imagination became inspiration for a New Jersey kid turned rock 'n' roll dreamer.
Retro To Go
Bean Land Music Posters
New York-based artist Bean Land gives musicians and bands a cartoon-style makeover in their amusing range of music posters .
Thu Dec 12, 2013
The Biggest Music Moments Of 2013
What better way to start 2013 than with the return of David Bowie? On January 8 the legend celebrated his 66th birthday by surprising fans with his first album in 10 years.
Albums Of The Year 2013 - One List To Rule Them All
It's that time of the year again... Christmas is coming, the goose is getting fat and music magazines the world over are herding truculent albums into carefully-determined formation.
From anti-gravity fist fights to dressing up as a woman: Chris...
He describes being an astronaut as 'one of the very rare experiences in life that is better than you dreamed it would be' In a spacesuit, most of your senses are weakened.
Arctic Monkeys and Arcade Fire feature on Queens Of...
Arctic Monkeys , David Bowie and Arcade Fire all appear on a list of Queens Of The Stone Age 's favourite albums of 2013.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
The London Free Press
YouTube's top video for 2013: 'What Does the Fox Say?'
Chris Hadfield's cover of David Bowie's Space Oddity made the top 10, but he just couldn't compete with a group of costumed, singing and dancing Norwegians explaining what a fox says for the top YouTube video of the year in Canada.
The Daily Music Break: Mott the Hoople
The first paragraph of AllMusic's profile of Mott the Hoople -- a band whose name was the title of a 1970s novel by Willard Manus -- is a brilliant example of damning with faint praise: Mott the Hoople are one of the great also-rans in the history of rock & roll.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
The London Free Press
Maple Leafs playoff run topped Facebook discussion in Canada for 2013
They might have only gone one round, but the Toronto Maple Leafs making it to the playoffs for the first time in eight years generated enough interest to make them the top discussed topic on Facebook for Canadians in 2013.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Phoenix New Times
The Grammys has never been known for supporting heavy metal. Heavy bands show up and it's like a burnout kid crashing his parents' fancy dinner party.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Day 8 of 25 days of classic Christmas movies
"Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence," is today's pick for 25 classic Christmas movies.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Vintage rock nominations abound for 56th Annual Grammy Awards
Long-time rock artists made a very visible showing in the nominations for the 56th Annual Grammy Awards announced Dec. 6. Such veteran names as the Rolling Stones, Neil Young, David Bowie and Paul McCartney will be among those vying with the young guns for statues.
David Bowie, Ed Sheeran and Adele represent Britain at 2014 Grammys
Bowie has been recognised for best rock album for The Next Day, the album released in March which was his first in a decade.
The Rolling Stones, David Bowie and Led Zeppelin among rockers up for Grammys
Nominations for the 56th Annual Grammy Awards were announced on December 7, 2013 by The Recording Academy, as determined by the voting members of The Academy.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Bowie, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Imagine Dragons, Kings of Leon Receive Grammy Nominations
While the lion's share of the Grammy nominations, announced on Friday night, went to rap and pop stars, plenty of legendary rockers received recognition as well, among them David Bowie , Paul McCartney , Mick Jagger & Keith Richards , Neil Young , Black Sabbath and even Led Zeppelin .
Pete Seeger was nominated for a Grammy Award Friday night for his...
Pete Seeger was nominated for a Grammy Award Friday night for his album "The Storm King."
Noel Gallagher Goes on the Rampage. Arcade Fire, Look Away Now
Nobody escaped unscathed from Noel Gallagher's summary of music in 2013, apart from maybe Kanye West and David Bowie.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
David Bowie Confronts War in 'I'd Rather Be High (Venetian Mix)'
David Bowie doesn't hide his meaning in the video for "I'd Rather Be High ," a track from The Next Day Extra edition of Bowie's first new album in a decade.