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Thursday | 4 Hoteliers

35 World Travel Market facts.

World Travel Market first opened its doors back in 1980 when Margaret Thatcher was Prime Minister and Blondie, Abba and David Bowie were all topping the music charts and now marks its 35th anniversary with 35 little-known facts.

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Thursday Jul 10 | Canada.com

The Shilohs resonate with bolder and fuller sounds

The Shilohs, who just released their second album, 'wanted to be a combination of country-rock and a power-pop band.'

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Movies.com

The Baby from 'Labyrinth' Grew Up to Be a Puppeteer Like Jim Henson

Labyrinth fans: do you ever sit around and wonder what happened to the actor who played Toby Williams, the infant brother of Jennifer Connelly's Sarah who is kidnapped by David Bowie's Jareth, the Goblin King? The end of the film shows little Toby safe and snug in his bed, but what did the child actor do when he grew up? Actor and puppet maker Toby ... (more)

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Related Topix: Family, Adventure, Labyrinth, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Jennifer Connelly, Pop/Rock

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

10 Years Ago: The Last David Bowie Concert Ever?

As one of the most inventive performers of the rock era, David Bowie 's concerts were always a spectacle.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Paper Magazine

Preview Vintage Photos of David Bowie From a New Art Exhibit

Striped bodysuit for Aladdin Sane tour, 1973. Design: Kansai Yamamoto. Photo: Masayoshi Sukita.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, The Man Who Fell to Earth, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Photography, Arts

Falmouth Packet

Tributes paid at funeral of first manager of rock band Queen

Norman Sheffield, who had retired to the Helston area with his wife Chris, where he has family, lost his battle with cancer aged 74. His funeral took place at St Wendrona Church last Friday, where mourners included his sons from London and his daughter Sam Sheffield-Dunstan, owner of AmA©lies restaurant in Porthleven, which is named after his ... (more)

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Related Topix: Queen, Pop/Rock, World News, United Kingdom, Cornwall and Isles of Scilly County, England, The Beatles, Celebrities

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Now Newspaper

Bowie tribute in White Rock a real - Hunky Dory' homage

Tribute band's show Saturday at Blue Frog Studios among several this week, including Up on Cripple Creek and Sunshine Singer Syl Thompson as David Bowie with Ground Control, a tribute band that hits the stage at White Rock's Blue Frog Studios this Saturday night .

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Radio Times

Peter Capaldi's Doctor Who look inspired by David Bowie

Peter Capaldi's Doctor Who costume was revealed right back at the beginning of the year, but it seems we missed something the David Bowie influence.

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Related Topix: August, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Pop/Rock

Tue Jul 01, 2014

Mountain Xpress

Teenage dream: Posh Hammer shows off a mature sound

HAMMER TIME: "The bands playing with us or the people already there or the owners of the venue always seem a little bit like, 'Oh no, here's a bunch of teenagers,'" says Navied Setayesh who performs in Posh Hammer with his sisters Tasnim and Tiam, and Daniel Cracchiolo.

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Related Topix: Family, Teenagers, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Asheville, NC

Salon

Astronaut Chris Hadfield sings a perfect new song for Canada Day

It isn't his perfect cover of David Bowie's " Space Oddity ," but this song performed by our favorite retired astronaut, Chris Hadfield, is still pretty fantastic.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

NME

Peter Capaldi 'bases Doctor Who look on David Bowie'

A trailer for the next series of the BBC show aired this weekend and shows Capaldi in the iconic role for the first time.

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Related Topix: August, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Peter Capaldi, Pop/Rock

VH1

Don't Judge A Book: 20 Fantastic Classic Albums With Truly Terrible...

Our mother always said: looks aren't important, it's what's on the inside that counts.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beach Boys, Celebrities, Radiohead, The Beatles, Music, Entertainment

The Independent

Iman was reluctant to have relationship with David Bowie: 'I...

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Related Topix: Progressive-Rock, Iman, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Wedding

Sun Jun 29, 2014

Jerusalem Post

Terra incognita: A century without dreams or ideas

Part of the malaise is the feeling that every great thing has been explored. No more space to go to, no more atoms to split.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

NME

Arcade Fire: Was Glastonbury 2014 The Show Of Their Lives?four

In the end it went against a lot of what everyone was expecting. On almost every date of Arcade Fire's mammoth Reflektor world tour they've collaborated with a guest.

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Related Topix: Arcade Fire, Echo & the Bunnymen, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, The Wurzels, Folk

Fri Jun 27, 2014

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

David Bowie Erroneously Blamed for Astronaut's 'Space Oddity' Video Takedown

International Space Station astronaut Chris Hadfield made headlines last year when he posted a video of himself covering David Bowie 's 'Space Oddity' from space, but the clip was recently taken down after its license expired, bringing Bowie under fire for what some saw as needlessly aggressive copyright enforcement.

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Sun-Star

Libre: Vispop 2

I'VE been looking forward to listening to the finalists of Vispop 2, having been fascinated by last year's output, especially "Balay ni Mayang," which made it to the charts in Metro Manila, and my personal favorite, "Papictura Ko Nimo Gwapo."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Peter Schilling, Elton John, Celebrities, Opinion

ITV

Glastonbury Festival fact file

The Kinks were meant to be the first headliners, but cancelled after they decided it was too uncool for their image.

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Houston Press

Five More Musicians Who Need Emojis

Last week a new app launched called Hi-Art that birthed unto the world a new round of emojis, including musician-based ones.

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Lim Kit Siang

A German lesson for Malaysia

Zairil Khir Johari draws similarities between Germany and Malaysia but finds how Germany's system of federalism is efficiently decentralised and embedded with check-and-balance mechanisms at every level.

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, Germany, Southeast Asia, Malaysia, Science / Technology, Space, Celebrities, Pop/Rock

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