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Garth Brooks Gives Fan A Moment She’ll Never Forget - (WATCH)

November 11th, 2014 10:39am EST
Garth Brooks Gives Fan A Moment She’ll Never Forget - (WATCH)
Country music superstar Garth Brooks surprised a fan at his Minneapolis, MN concert tour stop by giving her a moment she will never forget.

Teresa Shaw attended the concert in high spirits. She had traveled to the show from Iowa and according to a report from KARE-TV, held up a sign so Brooks would see it stating, "Chemo this morning, Garth tonight. Enjoy the dance."

Brooks noticed the sign and had an usher bring Shaw closer to the stage, where the singer dedicated his song "The Dance" to her.

Once Brooks was done with the song, he kissed his guitar and gifted it to Shaw. He then loudly ...
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Uriah Heep: New Album 'Outsider' is Addictive

August 11th, 2014 11:00am EDT
Uriah Heep: New Album 'Outsider' is Addictive
British rockers, Uriah Heep have a new album out, called, ‘Outsider’ and will be touring the U.S.to support the album this fall beginning in late September.

Starpulse spoke with one of the founding members of the band, Mick Box regarding the new release and upcoming tour, the passing of their longtime bass player Trevor Bolder and what’s next on the band’s agenda. I found him to be very friendly and humble over the phone and talkative about the band’s history. He wrote most of Uriah Heep’s songs on the album with keyboardist, Phil Lanzon.

“The tour is still being worked out as far as the ...
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Katy Perry Puts On A Show At The White House

August 3rd, 2014 12:30pm EDT
Katy Perry Puts On A Show At The White House
Late last month, Katy Perry took some time out of her busy schedule to entertain the folks at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave, for an intimate concert event. She took to the White House pulpit for an impromptu performance of her hit single ROAR for a small group of dignitaries and supporters attending a dinner celebrating 46th anniversary of the Special Olympics

President Obama introduced Katy to the audience, lauding, "We have just one of my favorite people performing tonight -- Katy Perry. We are so grateful to her. I love Katy Perry. She is just a wonderful person. I've just met her mom and now ...
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Dozens Treated For Alcohol-Related Illnesses At Keith Urban Concert

July 28th, 2014 9:16am EDT
Dozens Treated For Alcohol-Related Illnesses At Keith Urban Conc
Nearly 50 people got sick at a Keith Urban concert in Mansfield, Mass., over the weekend. Emergency personnel were called to the Xfinity Center during the country star's "Raise 'Em Up" tour to tend to a large number of concertgoers who became ill.

Forty-six people were treated for "alcohol-related" illnesses, and 26 of them were taken to the hospital, police and fire chiefs told New England Cable News (NECN).

The local Police and Fire Department officials said in a joint statement, "We would like to commend all those working the concert from ushers, to security, to the Police, EMS, and Fi...
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It’s the Summertime Season for The Zombies

July 24th, 2014 11:00am EDT
It’s the Summertime Season for The Zombies
It’s the summer concert season and the timeless classic British band, The Zombies are hitting the road and coming to a venue near you for their 2014 American tour.

One of the stops along their journey will be The Paramount in Peekskill, NY on August 15.

Lead vocalist, Colin Blunstone spoke exclusively to Starpulse about the upcoming tour and other happenings with the band.

“We love coming to the states and playing and this will be our second trip this year—and it’s wonderful playing over there it’s just a great audience; we played in and around New York many times. When I arrive at a ven...
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Queensryche Rocked Loud And Hard At Empire City

July 21st, 2014 4:43pm EDT
Queensryche's Todd LaTorre
Queensryche rocked loud and hard and mesmerized the audience on the Empire City Casino concert stage in Yonkers, NY on July 20 with their wailing guitar licks, vocals and entertaining on-stage antics. This was my first concert at this outdoor venue, and it was definitely worth it!

For lead vocalist, Todd LaTorre; he's not only filling the shoes of former lead singer Geoff Tate, he's finally living his dream as a full-fledged rock icon.

LaTorre aimed to please; encouraging audience participation by enticing them to a sing-along while belting out many of Queensryche’s classic hits, includin...
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Interview : MKTO Spills Secrets in Fun Game 'Malcolm or Tony'

July 16th, 2014 3:51pm EDT
Interview : MKTO Spills Secrets in Fun Game 'Malcolm or Tony'
Are you a fan of MKTO? Lets be honest. Who isnt! They have such catchy songs, cute guys, and they give great concerts. I was lucky enough to see them in concert at the House of Blues in Los Angeles and they were ROCKSTARS on that stage. Such a great show, sold out crowd and everyone was singing along & having a blast!! But how much do you really know about Malcom & Tony?

Do you ever wonder who's better with the ladies, or which one is a better cook, or who their celebrity crush is? We play a little game of Malcolm or Tony to find out. Check out the fun interview with the guys backstage and...
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5 Albums to Check Out : This Week In Music

July 1st, 2014 3:00pm EDT
5 Albums to Check Out : This Week In Music
Previously on 'Albums to Check Out' (June 24, 2017), Ed Sheeran’s sophomore album X served as the most highly anticipated album release. X had been generating buzz for a minute – several technically! Big 'guns' dropping new albums this week are Robin Thicke and Trey Songz.

Thicke and Songz both lay claim to a number one album on their résumés (Blurred Lines and Chapter V). That said, latest projects Paula and Trigga seem to have lower expectations. Regardless, both lead a list of five albums to check out July 1, 2014.

1) Paula: Robin Thicke

(Interscope)

Robin Thicke quickly retu...
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Lead Singer Of Staind Calls-Out Concert Goers For Molesting A 15 Year Old Girl

June 2nd, 2014 4:13pm EDT
Lead Singer Of Staind Calls-Out Concert Goers For Molesting A 15
WARNING : PROFANITY

Lead singer of hard rock band Staind, Aaron Lewis stopped a concert mid-song to call out some handsy concert attendees who were getting out of control with a young crowdsurfer.

The girl, reportedly 15 was being groped by older men as she crowd surfed around the pit of the stage. Lewis spotted it and decided that it was his responsibility to step in.

"Alright, listen up, you f**king a**holes. That f**king girl right there is, like, 15 f**king years old and you f**king pieces of sh*t are molesting her while she's on the f**king crowd. Your f**king mothers should be as...
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Dark Star Orchestra Haunts The Halls at The Capitol Theatre

May 16th, 2014 11:30am EDT
Dark Star Orchestra
Dark Star Orchestra, (DSO) a renowned Grateful Dead cover band, will play old fan favorites of The Grateful Dead’s songs for two nights this weekend, at the landmark Capitol Theatre in Port Chester on May 16 and 17. The ghost of The Grateful Dead and lead singer, Jerry Garcia will be revived at the Cap, an historic venue with a unique history. Members of original band played several times and was known as the late Garcia’s favorite rock palace. Owner Peter Shapiro, a Grateful Dead fan, wanted to pay homage to the Dead and Garcia by turning it into a Dead Head paradise with photos and memori...
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