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Catching Fire: what happened for Arcade Fire in the wake of incredible success of Funeral

The sense of anticipation was quite extraordinary. The second instalment of Electric Picnic was in full flight and everyone seemed to have made their way to the big tent for Arcade Fire. They were among the most talked-about bands of 2005 and they were making their debut in Ireland. f the atmosphere was off the …

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COVID-19: B.C. government planning online concert to support B.C. musicians

Article content The B.C. government is planning an online concert next week, and offering live streaming grants to B.C. musicians struggling because of the COVID-19 pandemic. B.C. Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture Lisa Beare announced Saturday that the government has partnered with Creative B.C. to launch Showcase B.C., an online hub that will provide …

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Jack Whitehall asks Harry Styles about his Brit Awards ‘date’

Brit Awards host Jack Whitehall pried into Harry Styles’s love life as he joined the former One Direction singer at his table during the ceremony. omedian Whitehall seated himself alongside Styles, and during a comedic exchange quizzed Styles, saying: “I don’t want to pry, have you brought someone with you tonight, is one of these …

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Coldplay: one vital step for sorting out their carbon footprint | Rebecca Nicholson | Opinion

Coldplay fans are bereft at the prospect of being unable to see the band’s new double album Everyday Life performed out in the wild, after Chris Martin told the BBC that they would not be touring it. Instead, the band will spend the next year or two figuring out how best to put on a …

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