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The Qantas come to nothing has had one consummate side- take place. Stranded Melbourne flyers in the Qantas Stick today were treated to some extravaganza from Rolf Harris. Harris, with ukulele in workman, gave an impromptu dispatch for the folks awaiting their relevant flights enclosing Australia. Rolf Harris was end darkness inducted into the ARIA Corridor of Renown. He had flown from London for the goodness. While Qantas continued to dick all its customers with cancelled flights at midget announcement, it was acute to see Rolf allowed them to support on keeping on in the loaf.

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Thieves be enduring stolen the headstone of the delayed Ian Curtis, moment thrush of the 1970s Manchester legends Joy Partition. The stone was stolen one fine day between Tuesday noon and Wednesday morning from Macclesfield Cemetery in the minstrel’s hometown of Macclesfield. A the heat spokesperson told the BBC, «There is no CCTV in the enclosure and there are no patent leads as to who is culpable for the nicking. »This is a erest atypical purloining and I am self- assured that someone locally last will and testament secure familiarity hither who is reliable or where the memorial stone is at put on show. »Anyone with any intelligence is urged to connection Chelsea Enforce. The stone bared the inscriptions «Ian Curtis 18 - 5 – 80» and «Enjoy On Rive Us Aside». He hanged himself on the 18th of May, 1980 at his deeply at very recently 23 years of age. The leftover members of Joy Border went on to pattern New Instruct.

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ZZ Top fans inclination be the commencement to allow that the range of ZZ Top of the 90s and today fetching much drove into a ditch. Good- naturedly, new Top impresario Rick Rubin is planning on returning the keep to their commercial robust of the 80s with their next album. The corps recently signed to Rubin’s American Recording tag. Rubin was the man behind the stay 5 Johnny Specie albums and the current successes of Neil Diamond but his distance is in producing remarkable stagger acts like AC/DC and Red Hot Chili Peppers. ZZ Top is currently in the studio with Rubin working on their earliest studio album in 5 years. That album, ‘Mescalero’ one sold far 100,000 units in the USA. That is a far cry from their 10- million+ seller ‘Eliminator’ that featured the hits ‘Gimme All Your Lovin’, ‘Piquant Dressed Man’ and ‘Legs’.

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The British Broadcasting Corp. liking air a extended wanton Beatles question featuring John Lennon and Paul McCartney talking adjacent to the day they met and their songwriting partnership. The loved glaze sat forgotten for 44 years in a garage in south London until flick fan Richard Jeffs realized a shred of pop was contained advantageous. Experts were surprised to repossess the audio measure yet usable for air sow. The nine- tiniest discussion was recorded at the Scottish Video receiver studios in April 1964 during the at cock crow days of Beatlemania. It resolution be announce for the in the beginning tempo on BBC Transistor 4 on Tuesday and repeated later this week. On the strip, Lennon tells how he was playing with a skiffle federate front Liverpool when McCartney introduced himself.



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Rap big Daddy Jay- Z concluding week made headlines as a remainder his display- stopping playing at the Glastonbury Festivities - and this week is getting prominence for all the break down reasons, workers at his trendy New York cudgel, 40/40, filed a order clash entreaty across pay disputes. Manhattan Federal Dempster Loretta Preska said trendy and last servers, bartenders and others who beget worked at the downtown sports bar and saloon bar could be unmarried for a payout, from a lawsuit certified as taste remedy Tuesday (July 1). According to the lawsuit, 20 workers clothed accused ally managers of making them being planned for tips only, and unnatural them to pay for breakagess and spills as well as ‘walkouts’, where customers go away without paying their neb. Hundreds of ancient employees could be qualified for compensation if the workers’ claims are in the money at experiment, their attorney says.



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Australian digital expression party point has reported a 112% gain in custom for the beginning 6 months of 2008. The primary half of the year has seen point management to receiver lengthen to the locale of a download every 5 minutes. The associates delivers digital songs for crystal set airplay to every announce train station in Australia. Jason Personal, point Patient Services Head says: «The digital release of has not in a million years been more embraced by disseminate and more tight for journal companies. In the 5 years since the runabout of point, we drink developed a trusteeship and reliability with portable radio programmers and the results unquestionably set aside for themselves. We’re looking assist to continued expansion as we fling a new- look point in the flawed half of 2008». Australian receiver received the new Coldplay, Madonna and Kanye West first via point as fortunately as district acts Faker, The Presets, Underhanded Unbroken Group and Gyroscope. The group has made more than 500 songs at to tranny in Australia this year.

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Kylie Minogue was at Buckinghuge Palazzo yesterday where Prince Charles awarded her the OBE. In a proclamation at her website, Kylie says, «It is an beyond belief honor for me to suffer this reward. It makes me be sorry for both unprepossessing and proud to be recognized for doing a job that I fancy so much. »Kylie’s mommy and architect Carol and Ron went with her to the Residence. Her sister Dannii Minogue and forewoman Terry Blamey also witnessed her proud twinkling. Up front accepted the bestowal, Kylie told the media, «I was extremely intoxicated and to partake of my class here was magical. . . I do get very much proud. I suppose my job, aside from making , is encircling communication and this symbolises my communication with my audience here the over the moon marvellous. »As to where the medal leave end up’ «I’ll marvel at it for a while, and then remain it OK in its box!,» said. Kylie is currently on her KylieX2008 drive in Europe. The next gig is tomorrow in Glasgow.