Sting sat down with James Lipton for an interview on Inside the Actors Studio to discuss, amongst other things, his upcoming Broadway musical The Last Ship, which opens October 26. Sting said that The Last Ship has allowed him the ability to say things to his parents he wished he would have before their deaths.
Coldplay singer Chris Martin has turned down an offer to be granted the Freedom of Exeter honor. Martin was born in Exeter, attending local prep school Hylton and Exeter Cathedral School. The honor would give Martin the right to drive his livestock through the city's center and draw his sword in public.
Pink and Dallas Green of City and Colour, otherwise known as the new duo You+Me, are streaming a collaborative acoustic album, Rose Ave, one week ahead of its release on October 14. The stream is available to Canadian fans online via CBC Music's First Stream. According to AXS, Rose Ave includes ten songs written by the duo over the course of a week.
Debbie Harry will headline the upcoming 34th Annual John Lennon Tribute, which takes place at New York's Symphony Space on Friday, December 5. Harry will be joined at the event by David Johansen, the B-52s' Kate Pierson, Ben E. King, Joan Osborne, Marshall Crenshaw, the Fab Faux's Rich Pagano and Amy Helm.
Scary Hill is Open Sept 26th - Oct 30th! An unlimited day pass will grant you access to Scary Hill Miniature Golf, Haunted Tractor Rides, Junior Jungle Boats, Spooky Maze, Hamster Haven, Spider Aeroball, Rock Wall, Battlestar Blasters, and the Bug Bounce House. Dont miss it!
A Houston-based radio station has begun playing Beyoncé nonstop following a format change that saw the station lay off nearly 50 employees. The station officially closed the doors of its news talk format due to "sustained poor ratings performance and significant financial losses over the past three years." They were forced to lay off 47 employees as a result of the move.