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Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page to receive an honorary doctorate from Berklee

Led Zeppelin's Jimmy Page to receive an honorary doctorate from Berklee

March 13 (UPI) -- Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page will receive an honorary doctorate from Boston's Berklee College of Music.
Annie Martin
Dave Grohl to reunite with NIN, QotSA for Grammys

Dave Grohl to reunite with NIN, QotSA for Grammys

Jan. 22 (UPI) -- This year's Grammy Awards is going out with a bang.
Gabrielle Levy
SeaWorld fights back against 'Blackfish' allegations

SeaWorld fights back against 'Blackfish' allegations

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 20 (UPI) -- SeaWorld has taken out ads in U.S. newspapers defending itself against allegations it mistreats its whales made in CNN's documentary, "Blackfish."
.38 Special drops out of SeaWorld concert series

.38 Special drops out of SeaWorld concert series

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 17 (UPI) -- The band .38 Special has become the eighth major music act to bow out of a planned concert series at Florida's SeaWorld Orlando.

McBride, 7 others, cancel SeaWorld act amid pressure from documentary

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 15 (UPI) -- Martina McBride, along with six other acts, said she has backed out a SeaWorld Orlando (Fla.) festival due to the documentary "Blackfish."
REO Speedwagon backs out of SeaWorld show

REO Speedwagon backs out of SeaWorld show

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Rock band REO Speedwagon is the latest act to back out of a planned February show at SeaWorld in Orlando, Fla., TMZ reported Friday.
Trisha Yearwood cancels SeaWorld appearance

Trisha Yearwood cancels SeaWorld appearance

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 12 (UPI) -- Trisha Yearwood is the latest musical act to pull out of the Bands, Brew and BBQ event to take place at SeaWorld in Orlando, Fla., in February, TMZ reported.

Heart cancels gig at SeaWorld over 'Blackfish'

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 8 (UPI) -- U.S. rock band Heart said they canceled a February concert at SeaWorld in Orlando, Fla., in response to the documentary "Blackfish."

Three Willie Nelson band members hurt in Texas bus crash

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Three members of Willie Nelson's band, The Family, were injured Saturday when a bus they were riding in crashed in east Texas, police said.
'Lightning Bolt' by Pearl Jam tops U.S. album chart

'Lightning Bolt' by Pearl Jam tops U.S. album chart

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 23 (UPI) -- Pearl Jam's "Lightning Bolt" is No. 1 on the U.S. album chart, Billboard.com reported Wednesday.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.
By United Press International
Willie Nelson to release new album of duets Sept. 24

Willie Nelson to release new album of duets Sept. 24

NEW YORK, Aug. 2 (UPI) -- Willie Nelson's next album "To All the Girls" will feature duets with U.S. singers Dolly Parton, Mavis Staples, Sheryl Crow, Loretta Lynn and Wynonna Judd.
2013 edition of Farm Aid is sold out

2013 edition of Farm Aid is sold out

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y., July 8 (UPI) -- Tickets for Farm Aid 2013 in Saratoga Springs, N.Y., have been sold out, organizers announced.

More than 1,000 people suffer heat-related problems at tornado benefit

NORMAN, Okla., July 7 (UPI) -- Nearly 1,300 people were treated for heat-related problems at a star-studded concert to benefit tornado victims in Oklahoma, officials said.
Johnson, Lee, Musgraves join Farm Aid lineup

Johnson, Lee, Musgraves join Farm Aid lineup

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y., June 24 (UPI) -- Jack Johnson, Amos Lee, Kacey Musgraves and Toad the Wet Sprocket are among the acts booked to perform at Farm Aid 2013 in upstate New York, organizers said.

Toby Keith, Garth Brooks and others to be in Moore, Okla., benefit

NORMAN, Okla., June 14 (UPI) -- Country singer-songwriter Toby Keith announced Thursday he is holding a benefit concert for his hometown, tornado-ravaged Moore, Okla.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Tuesday, April 30, 2013.
By United Press International
Willie Nelson, Hard Rock have merchandise deal

Willie Nelson, Hard Rock have merchandise deal

ORLANDO, Fla., April 29 (UPI) -- U.S. country singer Willie Nelson and the Hard Rock Cafe announced a merchandise deal they said will support biodiesel and animal welfare groups.

Willie Nelson concert to benefit West, Texas, firefighters

BEE CAVE, Texas, April 26 (UPI) -- A Willie Nelson concert near Austin will now benefit the West, Texas, volunteer fire department, which lost six firefighters in a fertilizer plant explosion.
Willie Nelson to play benefit show for West, Texas, firefighters

Willie Nelson to play benefit show for West, Texas, firefighters

WEST, Texas, April 20 (UPI) -- Country star Willie Nelson announced he will play a concert to benefit the West, Texas, Volunteer Fire Department after this week's fertilizer plant explosion.

Chieftains fiddler Martin Fay dead at 76

NEW YORK, Nov. 16 (UPI) -- Irish fiddler Martin Fay, a founding member of the Chieftains folk group, has died in Dublin, his son Fergal said. He was 76.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012.
By United Press International
Fiona Apple released on $10,000 bail

Fiona Apple released on $10,000 bail

SIERRA BLANCA, Texas, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- Singer-songwriter Fiona Apple was released from police custody in Texas after posting $10,000 bail following a drug arrest, authorities said.
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Fiona Apple arrested in Texas

Fiona Apple arrested in Texas

SIERRA BLANCA, Texas, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- Recording artist Fiona Apple was arrested for possession of hash and marijuana at a border stop in Sierra Blanca, Texas, TMZ reported Thursday.
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