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Music at the Queen’s funeral: time has not so much stood still as it has gone backwards | New

Jhere is a famous prayer of Cardinal Newman evoking the time when “the restless world is silent, and the fever of life is passed, and our work is finished”. Unlikely to happen at a state funeral, do you think. And in many ways, the funeral was like the Queen’s entire public life: a parade of …

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British Singer Arlo Parks Cancels US Dates Saying ‘I’m Broken’ | Arlo Parks

Singer Arlo ParksMercury Prize and Brit Awards winner, canceled a series of concerts, saying her mental health had “deteriorated to the point of debilitating”. Parks announced on social media that she had decided to scrap some of her US tour dates and return to London for a period of rest and recovery. It comes days …

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A bassoon dressed as Batman brought the Queen to tears of laughter | New

The Queen was left in tears of laughter by a bassoonist dressed as Batman and asked to perform again and again, according to a former Royal Yacht Britannia pianist. Lieutenant-Colonel Jason Burcham, the Royal Marines’ senior director of music, was part of a 24-person band that entertained members of the royal family and their guests …

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Taylor Hawkins show: Supergrass star Gaz Coombes pays tribute to Foo Fighters drummer after ‘crushing’ gig at Wembley | Ents & Arts News

Supergrass frontman Gaz Coombes told Sky News that performing at the tribute concert in memory of his friend Taylor Hawkins was “one of the most amazing times of my life”. The singer-songwriter took the mic for a cover of david bowieit is Modern Love alongside Chic’s Nile Rodgers on the six-hour epic foo fighters event, …

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The Weeknd cancels concert after losing his voice in the middle of a song during the show | Ents & Arts News

The Weeknd has apologized for canceling a gig near Los Angeles on Saturday night after losing his voice early in the set. The Canadian musician took the stage at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California as part of his “After Hours til Dawn” tour. But in the middle of the song, Can’t Feel My Face, he …

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