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Paul McCartney Schedules Japanese Concerts in April
Updated: January 29, 2015 - 7:20 pm

Credit: MJ KimPaul McCartney has announced his first 2015 dates of his ongoing Out There tour, a four-show visit to Japan that will take place in April.  The concerts are scheduled for April 21 at the Kyocera Dome in Osaka and April 23, 25 and 27 at the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo.

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ZZ Top and Weezer to Perform as "Wee-Z Top" This Monday on ABC's "Jimmy Kimmel Live!"
Updated: January 29, 2015 - 7:20 pm

Image Courtesy of ABCZZ Top will team up with modern rockers Weezer next week for the first installment of a new Jimmy Kimmel Live! segment called "Mash Up Mondays," that will feature unlikely one-off collaborative performances by two popular music acts.  The Texas trio and Weezer will join forces to form "Wee-Z Top" -- a name coined by host Jimmy Kimmel -- on this Monday's episode of the late night show, which airs on ABC at 11:35 p.m. ET/10:35 p.m. CT.

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"Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck" Director Brett Morgen Talks "Raw, Intimate" Film
Updated: January 29, 2015 - 7:20 pm

The End of Music, LLC/HBOKurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the first fully authorized documentary about the late Nirvana frontman, got its premiere last weekend at the Sundance Film Festival.  In an interview with Rolling Stone, director Brett Morgen says he "felt a lot more pressure" with Montage of Heck than with any other project he's worked on, including the Rolling Stones documentary Crossfire Hurricane.

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Brian Wilson's New Solo Album, "No Pier Pressure," to Be Released on April 7
Updated: January 29, 2015 - 7:20 pm

Capitol RecordsBrian Wilson has unveiled full details about his latest solo album, No Pier Pressure, which will be released on April 7.  The record sees the founding Beach Boys mastermind teaming up with a variety of guest artists, including former band mates Al Jardine, David Marks and Blondie Chaplin, as well as acclaimed trumpet player Mark Isham.

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Doobie Brothers Launch New "Concert Club" Giving Fans Access to Special Ticket Offers and Merchandise
Updated: January 29, 2015 - 2:02 pm

Credit: Jim SheaThe Doobie Brothers have launched a new fan club that will give their biggest fans access to premium seats and special packages, as well as being treated to a variety of cool themed merchandise and collectibles.  For an annual fee of $39.99, the "Takin' It to the Streets Concert Club" offers participants priority access to pre-sale tickets and VIP packages to select shows, while members also receive a Doobie Brothers guitar-pick set, blanket and limited-edition lithograph, as well as the chance to enter special contests and giveaways.

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Super Bowl: Katy Perry Talks Halftime Show, Jokes About 'Deflate-Gate'
Updated: January 29, 2015 - 7:20 pm

Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Katy Perry's Super Bowl halftime show on Sunday will feature wild animals, plenty of costume changes and a surprise female guest, she told reporters at a press conference on Thursday in Phoenix. She also hopes to leave 'em smiling when she's done.

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Stanley Tucci and Felicity Blunt Welcome a Son
Updated: January 29, 2015 - 7:20 pm

Photo by Karwai Tang/WireImage(NEW YORK) -- It's a boy for Stanley Tucci!

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Gwyneth Paltrow's Mother Praises Her and Chris Martin for 'Making It Work'
Updated: January 29, 2015 - 4:20 pm

Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Gwyneth Paltrow and Chris Martin have earned her mother's approval for how they are handling their split.

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Dan Aykroyd 'Delighted' to Pass "Ghostbusters" Torch to Female Cast
Updated: January 29, 2015 - 7:20 pm

Mathis Wienand/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- The cast of the all-female Ghostbusters movie has received the seal of approval from Dan Aykroyd, who co-wrote and starred in the first two movies in the series.

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Kevin Costner Admits He Used "That Word" When Talking About Black People
Updated: January 29, 2015 - 3:10 pm

The Steve Harvey Show(CHICAGO) -- In Kevin Costner's new film, Black or White, he portrays a wealthy white man who suddenly has to raise his mixed-race granddaughter by himself after his wife dies. Elliot subsequently becomes involved in a somewhat-racially-charged custody battle with the child’s other grandmother, played by fellow Oscar-winner Octavia Spencer.

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