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Scooby Doo Saves English Man From Severe Bar Brawl Beating

Robin Hood, Batman, and Scooby Doo walk into a bar… Sure, it may sound like a set-up for a terrible joke, but it’s actually a file from the English police squad with quite the punchline.

06/17/2014

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Radio.com Inside Out: Birmingham, the Birthplace of Metal

Jason Newsted, who played bass in Metallica for 15 years (and Ozzy Osbourne‘s band for a year), sums it up nicely: “Black Sabbath is timeless, ageless, and I guess could be considered the godfathers of our kind of music.”

10/16/2013

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Don’t Paint A Gorilla To Look Like Freddie Mercury

Freddie Mercury‘s people told The Forum in Norwich to stop monkeying around with the deceased lead singer’s likeness.

07/11/2013

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George Harrison Statue Halted At His Widow’s Request

Who wouldn’t love a good Beatles statue? James Lambert, from Oxfordshire, England, found out otherwise. The Henley-on-Thames resident — a small town in southeast England where George Harrison lived during his final years — was […]

01/14/2013

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The Rolling Stones Break London Curfew, Face Hefty Fine

On Sunday, the Rolling Stones played their first arena show in six years. The fan reaction was joyous – but the authorities apparently aren’t so amused about the Stones playing over curfew.

11/27/2012

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A Day At The Races? Not For Queen’s Brian May

May, a noted animal rights champion, paid a surprise visit to the Lonesome Primary School in Mitcham, England, last week to talk to students about treating animals in a humane way. He told students at the school that he would love to see Wimbledon Stadium, the home of greyhound racing in England, shut down.

09/19/2012

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Paul McCartney Paid $1.57 For Olympics Performance

Sir Paul McCartney may be Britain’s highest-paid performer, but he earned nearly nothing for his performance at the Olympic Opening Ceremony in London last Friday.

07/31/2012

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The Who, George Michael & More To Play Olympics Closing Ceremony

Having once rocked the Super Bowl halftime show is not enough for The Who. As rumored over the last several months, the classic rockers will play the Olympics closing ceremony in London on August 12, […]

06/12/2012

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Paul McCartney Is Getting Married This Weekend

Paul McCartney And Nancy…view gallery [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Paul McCartney[/lastfm] and Nancy Shevell will tie the knot this weekend. If you didn’t get your invite don’t feel too bad, it’s a small scale affair for close friends […]

09/16/2011

JACK’s Inside Track: Ozzy’s “Home of Metal”

Ozzy’s proud of his English heritage and where he came from…he’s just happy he escaped all those years ago to become America’s Clown Prince of Darkness…

08/20/2011

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