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  1. Music Business Masterminds: Bob Rock [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 25 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    He helped to create such rock albums as Bon Jovi's 'Slippery When Wet', Motley Crue's 'Dr. Feelgood'', The Cult's 'Sonic Temple', Aerosmith's 'Permanent Vacation', Metallica's Black Album etc. Some people actually think that he ruined Metallica, blaming the failure of 'The St. Anger' on Bob.

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  2. The Cult stays true to its rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Southeast Texans will be treated to hauntingly soulful and thought-provoking lyrics, and powerful riffs and fiery leads on guitar when The Cult arrives at the Jefferson Theatre.

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  3. The Cult will bring sonic rock to the IP Biloxi on FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    After more than 30 years together, The Cult guitarist Billy Duffy said he's found a way to coexist with his longtime band mate and collaborator, Ian Astbury. "You know, we're not best mates, but I'm always glad to see him at work," Duffy said in an interview with the Sun Herald.

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  4. Want free tickets to see The Cult at The Jefferson Theatre?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The Cult, an English rock band, will perform at the Jefferson Theatre Saturday, May 20, and we're sending 10 people for free.

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  5. The Cult's Ian Astbury relives some memories, will create new ones at Goodyear TheaterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Cleveland.com

    ... it down. Three years after that, Astbury and guitarist Billy Duffy founded Southern Death Cult, which became simply the Cult a year later. With the exception of a couple of four-year breaks, the band has been creating constantly evolutionary music ...

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  6. Long Beacha s Matt Sorum to rock Long Beach Grand Prix 2017 concert with all-star bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | The Daily Breeze

    The celebrity race may not be happening at the Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach this year, but there's still going to be a lot of star power when rock royalty take the stage at Saturday's Rock-N-Roar concert. Billy Idol, Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top, Chester Bennington of Linkin Park, Robert and Dean DeLeo of Stone Temple Pilots, Billy Duffy of The Cult and Long Beach born drummer and band creator Matt Sorum will rock on stage Saturday night as the Kings of Chaos headline the music portion of the weekend.

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  7. English rock band announces Beaumont tour stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    The Cult, an English rock band, will perform at the Jefferson Theatre on May 20, the City of Beaumont announced Monday.

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  8. Kings of Chaos With Chester Bennington, Billy Idol & Billy Gibbons to Rock Long Beach Grand PrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Billboard

    The Long Beach Grand Prix will rev up to 11 when the Matt Sorum-founded supergroup Kings of Chaos will follow the day's racing activities, Saturday, April 8, on the Convention Center outdoor stage. The rotating group, which will consist of Sorum on drums, The Cult 's Billy Duffy on guitar and Stone Temple Pilots brothers Robert and Dean DeLeo on bass and guitar respectively for this gig, will be bringing in some A-list rock power to amp up the show.

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  9. Keeping the faithRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2016 | The Otago Daily Times

    The Cult swept through West Auckland like latter-day saviours, writes longtime Otago Daily Times music reviewer Mark Orton, who remains an apostle to this day. As a long-time fan of The Cult, I had been checking their website regularly for any hint that they might be bringing their "Alive in the Hidden City'' tour downunder.

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  10. The Cult frontman Ian Astbury on goofing to Frank Zappa and the Spotify generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    Astbury, the singer in the seminal British rock band The Cult, says today's up and coming musicians don't get them same opportunities to build the body of work he has. "It's great everybody has got access to make music and distribute music and put music out and all the platforms are there to do so," he says from his Los Angeles home.

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  11. The Cult - Auckland Change of Venue AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Scoop

    Following their hugely successful tour of the US, THE CULT return to New Zealand this month for headline shows in Dunedin and Auckland in support of their latest album, Hidden City . One of music's most influential bands with an arsenal of hits including: She Sells Sanctuary , Love Removal Machine and Fire Woman, The Cult perform at the Dunedin Town Hall on Saturday November 19 with their Auckland show on Monday November 21 now moving from The Logan Campbell Centre to The Powerstation.

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  12. Desert Island DisksRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Where Worlds Collide

    The long-running BBC radio series "Desert Island Disks" asks the guest celebrity of the week to choose eight of their favourite records. The premise is that if you were marooned on a desert island, and you had just eight records to listen to, what would they be? I'm treating "records" as albums, and for this exercise, I've imposed a rule of no compilations, and no live albums.

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  13. Folger goes fast and funky with adaptation of Jane Austen's - Sense and Sensibility'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Fairfax Times

    ... the Folger Shakespeare Library's entertaining, ephemera-filled exhibition, "Will & Jane: Shakespeare, Austen, and the Cult of Celebrity." Four-hundred years after Shakespeare's death and almost 200 years after Austen's, both writers continue to ...

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  14. The CultRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Denver Westword

    Many people heard the Cult after its breakthrough album, Love , which contained the classic single "She Sells Sanctuary," was released in 1985. But the Cult increasingly became a worldwide phenomenon with its following two albums, Electric and Sonic Temple .

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  15. Herea s whoa s playing week one of The Big Fresno FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | The Fresno Bee

    ... As a singer, Derulo has had a string on popular singles including "Whatcha Say" and "Ridin' Solo." Tickets: $40-$45 The Cult , 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 7: The fair is pretty good at booking at least one solid rock band each year. For 2016, we get the Ian ...

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  16. The Walkmen: UFC Fight Night 'Lineker vs. Dodson'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Sherdog

    ... Championship newcomer Zak Ottow sprang an upset of his own, as he toppled Joshua Burkman in a split decision. The Cult's "Fire Woman" brought him to the Octagon as a short-notice replacement for former King of the Cage champion Bobby Green . Other ...

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  17. Beyond 'Appetite for Destruction': 12 underrated '80s rock albumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Alabama Live

    ... Producer Bob Rock helped "Sonic Temple" earn its name. Just the right amount of sheen and "big" without washing out The Cult's soulful thud. Underground Southern combo Drivin' N Cryin' went big on their fourth LP - bigger riffs, bigger production, ...

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  18. Jacka s 11th show, the radio stationa s last at Irvine Meadows, is a fitting finishRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2016 | Whittier Daily News

    ... aplenty. A version of “Empty” also impressed with Manson dispelling the final line a cappella. The Cult's distinctive rock brand had the audience hooked much more convincingly here than when the Ian Astbury and Billy Duffy-led band ...

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  19. Rock Allegiance 2106 Recap {PHOTOS}Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2016 | Hoboken411

    ... the talent of Anthrax, Alice in Chains, Avenged Sevenfold, Volbeat, Ghost, Breaking Benjamin, The Offspring, The Cult, Buckcherry, and more to a zealous crowd of over 30,000 fans. Going to this Rock Allegiance festival is like going on a first date, ...

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  20. The Cult's Billy Duffy talks fans, longevity, and of course, musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2016 | The Advocate

    Having been lead guitarist for The Cult for the last 33 years, Billy Duffy's experimentation is the stuff that makes legends. From the intro of "She Sells Sanctuary," to the hard rock influence throughout "Fire Woman," Duffy knows exactly what he's doing.

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