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New Van Halen box set features 13 vinyl singles released in Japan from 1978 through 1984

Rhino A new vinyl box set featuring replicas of 13 seven-inch singles that Van Halen’s original lineup issued in Japan will be released November 1. The Japanese Singles 1978-1984 will be available in standard black vinyl and limited-edition red vinyl. Only 750 copies of the red-vinyl box set are being produced. You can pre-order the…read more »

Constance Wu talks empowering ‘Hustlers’ experience: “It just felt like a sisterhood”

Eric Charbonneau(NEW YORK) — After having a breakout year last year with Crazy Rich Asians, Constance Wu was ready to tackle something completely different. In the based-on-a-true-story film Hustlers, she plays Destiny, a stripper who joins up with a girl gang headed by Jennifer Lopez’s Ramona to fleece Wall Street big shots out of their cold hard cash.Yes, there’s pole…read more »

The Who announces new album, ‘WHO,’ & UK tour

Polydor If you’re a fan of The Who, here’s some great news to wake up to.  We’ve not only got a new studio album on the way — the band’s first in 13 years — but also a U.K. tour to back it up. The album first.  Titled, simply, WHO, it’s due out November 22…read more »

‘Hustlers’ and ‘The Goldfinch’ among this weekend’s new movie releases

L-R: Lili Reinhart, Jennifer Lopez, Keke Palmer and Constance Wu in “Hustlers”; Barbara Nitke/STX Financing, LLC(NEW YORK) — Opening nationwide Friday: * Hustlers — This crime drama, based on Jessica Pressler’s 2015 New York magazine article titled The Hustlers at Scores, stars Jennifer Lopez, Constance Wu, Keke Palmer, Lili Reinhart and rapper Cardi B as…read more »

Alice Cooper’s Detroit tribute record, ‘The Breadcrumbs EP,’ arrives today

earMUSICAlice Cooper’s new musical homage to his former hometown of Detroit, The Breadcrumbs EP, was released today. The six-track collection features guest appearances by notable Motor City musicians like ex-Grand Funk Railroad singer/guitarist Mark Farner, MC5 guitarist Wayne Kramer, Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels drummer Johnny “Bee” Badanjek and Dirtbombs frontman Mick Collins. Breadcrumbs…read more »

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