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Metallica show cancellation ‘epic failure’, say upset fans


October 29th, 2011 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
Gurgaon, Oct 29 (IANS) First it was the cancellation of Bryan Adams concert in February and now Metallica's much-awaited gig here, and fans are really sore.The cancellation of Metallica's ... Read more...

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Why it’s destination India for Bryan Adams and the like


February 10th, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Thanks to its net-savvy and well-travelled people, rich music and dance traditions and openness to experimentation, India has become a hit with top Western ... Read more...

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Puri beach festival is a great boost to tourism: Orissa Tourism Minister


November 25th, 2010 - 9:49 pm ICT by ANI
By Sarada LahangirPuri, Nov.25 (ANI): Orissa Tourism Minister Debi Prasad Mishra has said the 16th International Annual Puri Beach Festival is a boost to the tourism sector of Orissa and is ... Read more...

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Sacha Baron Cohen To Play Rock Legend Freddie Mercury In Upcoming Biopic


September 19th, 2010 - 7:03 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar Sep 19, (THAINDIAN NEWS) 'Borat' star Sacha Baron Cohen is all set to play Freddie Mercury in the upcoming film that will trace the life of the legendary Queen frontman. ... Read more...

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Not signed Aditya Chopra’s film yet, says Ali Zafar


August 23rd, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Aug 23 (IANS) "Tere Bin Laden" actor Ali Zafar, currently busy putting together charity rock concerts for flood victims in Pakistan, denies report that he has signed a ... Read more...

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Ali Zafar Speaks From Lahore: “I’ve Not Yet Met Aditya Chopra Or Ali Abbas Zafar!”


August 23rd, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 23, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Pakistani pop star Ali Zafar,currently busy putting together charity rock concerts for flood victims in Pakistan , is taken aback to hear ... Read more...

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Russian town plans to ban heavy-metal for being “satanic”


May 21st, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 21 (ANI): A Russian town is trying to introduce a ban on heavy-metal music because, bizarrely enough, officials believe that it is "satanic" in nature.Their certitude is based on a ... Read more...

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Life returns to normal after the surrender of ‘Black Widow’ militants


December 4th, 2009 - 4:34 pm ICT by ANI
Guwahati, Dec 4(ANI): There is a gradual improvement in the security scenario in Assam's North Cachar Hills district, following the surrender of the Jewel Garlosa faction of Dima Halim Daogah or `Black ... Read more...

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Life returns to normal in North Cachar Hills


November 27th, 2009 - 8:28 pm ICT by ANI
North Cachar Hills (Assam), Nov.27 (ANI): The surrender of `black widow' militants has created a positive influence in North Cachar Hills district of Assam, and there has been a gradual improvement in ... Read more...

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Ajay-Salman-Asin Ready To Rock Delhi And Mumbai


October 24th, 2009 - 5:04 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Subhash K JhaTired, bored and impatient with traditional ways of promoting films Vipul Shah has thought up a novel method of taking London Dreams to the audience.Vipul is in the ... Read more...

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Vipul Shah halts all publicity for Salman Khan


October 2nd, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, Oct 2 (IANS) Is this a case of a Salman Khan overkill? Director Vipul Shah doesn't think so, but he has put a halt to all publicity involving ... Read more...

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Delhi-based band reach grand finale of rock fest


September 26th, 2009 - 7:53 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 26 (IANS) Delhi based rock band Seize Her has reached the grand finale of the 24th edition of Independence Rock (I-Rock) - which will be held in Mumbai. "I ... Read more...

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‘Green fireworks’ to brighten American skies on 4th of July


June 23rd, 2009 - 12:26 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 23 (ANI): This time, the 4th of July will see 'green fireworks' brighten the skies in an eco-friendly way in the US, with researchers developing new pyrotechnic formulas that replace ... Read more...

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The legends of Rock are back with their best concerts


May 11th, 2009 - 9:54 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
History Rocks III starts May 15, 2009 at 10:30 pm only on FOX History and EntertainmentAn exclusive History Rocks Album in partnership with Sony Music to hit stores soonAlso up for grabs ... Read more...

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Delhi outpolls Bangalore, Mumbai but doesn’t cross halfway mark


May 7th, 2009 - 9:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 7 (IANS) Switch on the radio and you hear it, step out from home and find a huge banner, open the newspapers and it's there, the TV channels ... Read more...

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Campaigns urging people to vote proves damp squib in Bangalore


April 23rd, 2009 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, April 23 (IANS) Nothing it seems can goad reluctant and apathetic Bangaloreans to come out from their houses to vote - as India's tech hub Thursday recorded a low of ... Read more...

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Go vote, say campaigns, but are people listening?


April 10th, 2009 - 11:47 am ICT by IANS
By Maitreyee Boruah Bangalore, April 10 (IANS) This election perhaps stands apart for the number of campaigns urging millions of reluctant, often lazy, Indians to walk that extra mile to the polling ... Read more...

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Rock band to urge the youth to ’shut up and vote’


March 19th, 2009 - 7:16 pm ICT by IANS
Bangalore, March 19 (IANS) Shut up and vote - is the message that a Bangalore-based rock band will give to the urban youth in five cities starting Friday. The band, in a ... Read more...

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Tweak your ear’s hair, protect against hearing loss


January 21st, 2009 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 21 (IANS) Tweaking the ear's hair cells not only limits how much sound is heard, but also protects against hearing loss, according to the latest finding. "There's some uncertainty in ... Read more...

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Listening to iPod may no longer risk hearing-loss


January 21st, 2009 - 1:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 21 (ANI): Fearing that listening to your iPod at high volumes could damage your hearing? Worry not, for scientists have now found the key to protect your ear from ... Read more...

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I-Rock concert will go international by 2010, says founder


August 5th, 2008 - 9:46 am ICT by IANS
By Sreya Basu Kolkata, Aug 5 (IANS) One of India's oldest rock festivals, the Independence Rock (I-Rock) Concert, has finally come to Kolkata and is rocking city crowds. Its founder Farhad K. Wadia ... Read more...

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Rock concerts have damaging effect on artworks


June 23rd, 2008 - 12:05 pm ICT by ANI
London, June 23 (ANI): Russian researchers have warned that sound vibrations from rock concerts staged in the grounds of country homes are damaging works of art.Examining how concerts by the ... Read more...

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Fist sized bats louder than loudest rock concerts


May 5th, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by admin
London, May 5 (IANS) Fist sized bats emit much louder sounds than the noisiest rock concerts anywhere, according to a new study. Using microphone arrays and photographic methods, researchers found that bats ... Read more...

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Bats sonar system louder than home fire alarms, rock concerts


April 30th, 2008 - 1:16 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Apr 30 (ANI): If you thought rock concerts were deafening, wait till you hear these bats. According to new measurements, bats using sound to find their way in the dark ... Read more...

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New software may help banish feedback at rock concerts


April 3rd, 2008 - 1:56 pm ICT by admin
London, April 3 (ANI): That irritating feedback noise during rock concerts may soon become a thing of past, for a research team has designed an automated system to prevent its occurrence.The ... Read more...

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