On this Day May 27, 1997
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Oasis singer was left with cuts and bruises after a scuffle with a youth at the Tower Thistle Hotel in east London. Members of the band had been drinking at the bar when the fight broke out.
Easy Guitar PLAY-ALONG Lesson : “Knockin’ On Heaven’s Door” by Bob Dylan !
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Bestival to host musical celebration at Goldsmiths
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Isle of Wight’s Bestival is teaming up with Goldsmiths, University of London to host a one-day celebration of music and culture.
Taking place 17 June the event will see a mixture of live performances, workshops and conferences at the university with Mercury Prize nominated artist Ghostpoet, Rosie Lowe and Disciples all performing. DJ sets will take place from the likes of Rob da Bank, Goldierocks and Wired Radio.
Elsewhere, a series of free conference sessions will see MOBO’s Kanya King MBE providing a keynote address.
Other lectures and talks include Merging creativity: The job of being an artist, with Matthew Herbert, Staying creative in the music industry, with Rosie Lowe and Femme and From Bowie to Prince: Why losing our heroes hurts so bad.
The university’s very own cinema, Curzon Goldsmiths will showcase an array of music related films including the late, great Prince’s Purple Rain.
All seminars are free while live music requires tickets.
Visit bestivalatgoldsmiths.net for more information on the event.
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On this Day May 27, 2005
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Robbie Williams was voted into first place beating and David Bowie to be named the best live solo artist. A UK nation-wide survey of 5,000 people saw the former Take That star beat music icons including Madonna, and Bob Dylan. U2 were named best live band, ahead of Queen and in a poll by Carling to celebrate the UK’s live music scene.
Ashton Kutcher and Mila Kunis man the phone bank for Red Nose Day
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Julia Roberts and Elton John help raise over $30 million (£20 million) for America”s Red Nose Day.