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'Love Shack' Singer Weds

8/5/2015 8:25am EDT
B-52s Star Kate Pierson Marries Longtime Girlfriend In Hawaii
The B-52s star Kate Pierson married her longtime girlfriend Monica Coleman in Hawaii on Monday.

The singer shared the news on Facebook, posting several photos of herself and her bride wearing traditional leis with the caption: "Married now! @monicanation."

One fan commented: "Blessings to you both!!!! Lovely Kate your music has made so many happy over the years. May you be blissfully happy for years in marriage."

Another added: "What voodoo spell keeps Kate looking young enough to be my daughter when she's old enough to be my mother? Damn you, gorgeous vampire, and your beautiful wife to...
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Denise Richards' Hot Pink Tube Dress - Hot Or Not?

1/2/2009 12:43pm EST
Denise Richards pink dress pics
Denise Richards wore a short and skintight hot pink dress with B-52's inspired big hair to the New Year's Eve celebration at Prive Nightclub in Las Vegas. The 37-year-old mother of two is certainly in top shape but she seems to have trouble blinking and not smiling...

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Sprint Launches 'Rock The Phone'

11/21/2008 5:45pm EST
The Doors
Rhino Entertainment and Sprint introduce Rock The Phone, a Website offering rockin' ringtones for every phone of legendary songs from some of rock 'n' roll's greatest bands, including The Doors, Led Zeppelin, Van Halen, ZZ Top, Ramones, and more.

Not a subscription service, wireless consumers nationwide can visit www.rockthephone.com for access to over 100 classic rock ringtones for $2.99 each. For a limited time, the website will offer a free ringtone of The Doors' "Love Me Two Times," and Sprint customers will have exclusive access to eight ringtones until December 11.

In addit...
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Celebrity Fashion Review: Midsummer Dreams And Nightmares

7/9/2008 10:37am EDT
Will Smith & Jada Pinkett Smith
We are already midway through summer and the red carpet fun fair is a never ending saga. Celebrity fashion does not stop for any season. Summer time, by far, is when Hollywood types of all sorts come out with guns a blazing. Some leave us with midsummer dreams, while others leave us with midsummer nightmares.

Midsummer dreams

The couple that gets 'jiggy wit it,' dresses well together. The couple that is happy together is a matching pair. This is always the case for Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith; obviously, there was no exception on June 30 at the Hollywood premiere at G...
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Joan Jett Ready For Spring/Summer Tour; 'Greatest Hits' Due In Sept.

4/30/2008 7:00am EDT
Joan Jett
Joan Jett, multi platinum-selling rock icon famous for massive hits like "Bad Reputation," "I Hate Myself For Loving You" and "I Love Rock N Roll" and known for her incredible live shows, will be touring throughout the summer, leading up to the release of a Greatest Hits CD/DVD in early September.

Jett and her band, The Blackhearts, will also be joining the True Colors Tour for four dates in June with Cyndi Lauper and The B-52s. Tour dates are below.

Joan Jett also recently spoke with AOL Spinner on her life as a rock icon and the history of Blackheart Records, which she starte...
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Watch The Video For The B-52s 'Funplex'

3/28/2008 8:20am EDT
The B-52s
The B-52s released their first album in 16 years, Funplex, this past Tuesday. Here is the premiere for their video for the title track... check it out:
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The B-52s Launch Special Club Tour In April To Celebrate First Studio Album In 16 Years

3/10/2008 10:42am EDT
B-52s
The B-52s have announced a special tour of select clubs and theaters to celebrate the release of their much-anticipated new album, 'Funplex' (3/25, Astralwerks). The "Worlds Greatest Party Band," pioneers in the fusion of dance, punk and vintage rock, will keep the party going on for fans around the world beginning with these 12 kick-off dates.

Recorded in their native Athens, GA with producer Steve Osbourne (New Order, Doves), 'Funplex' is prime B-52's: propulsive guitar hooks, driving drums, and the B-52's unmistakable vocal style. Here's the early word from critics:

"Tin roof,...
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The B-52's To Release First Studio Album In 16 Years, Feb 2008

11/4/2007 9:00am EST
B-52
The B-52's, pioneering dance-rock stars, are exploding on the scene once again with the February 26th, 2008 release of 'Funplex', the band's first studio album in 16 years and the first with the Astralwerks label.

The influential band - who bridged a gap between punk and new wave with a sound that was uniquely their own - along with producer Steve Osborne (New Order, Happy Mondays, Doves, KT Tunstall) have created a new album as cutting edge, distinctive and danceable as their self-titled debut album and hit single "Rock Lobster" were in 1979.

Recorded in their native Athens, GA...
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'The Simpsons: Testify,' Features Songs From Seasons 10-18, Released Sept. 18

8/30/2007 4:17pm EDT
The Simpsons: Testify
Los Angeles, CA - A soundtrack so highly anticipated that even Homer would get off the couch to celebrate its arrival, The Simpsons: Testify is finally here! Set for release on September 18, 2007 from Shout! Factory, The Simpsons: Testify music CD spotlights material culled from award-winning composer Alf Clausen and features the unmistakable voices of America's most beloved TV family: Homer (Dan Castellaneta), Marge (Julie Kavner), Bart (Nancy Cartwright), Lisa (Yeardley Smith), and Springfield's various townsfolk (Hank Azaria and Harry Shearer). The soundtrack kicks off with Danny Elfman...
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Junior Senior To Include 7-Song EP With Ltd. Ed. Of New Album, 'Hey Hey My My Yo Yo'; Out Aug 14

7/19/2007 8:00pm EDT
Junior Senior
New York, NY - Summer's about to get even hotter as Junior Senior announce the release of their all new EP titled, 'Say Hello, Wave Goodbye.' The 7-song EP will be packaged as a companion disc within a limited edition release of 'Hey Hey My My Yo Yo,' on August 14, 2007 via Rykodisc/Crunchy Frog.

Jeppe (Senior) Laursen comments on the new recording, "We wanted to dance this summer, so we went into the studio. Four days. Wham-bam!" (I hope people will want to dance to it too).

In other Junior Senior news, the 80s rap-influenced song 'Hip Hop A Lula' is scheduled to run in upcoming ...
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Celebrity Birthdays, July 1

7/1/2007 3:00am EDT
Pamela Anderson
Happy Birthday to "One Tree Hill" actress Hilarie Burton (1982), "Lord of the Rings" actress Liv Tyler (1977), Dutch footballer Ruud Van Nistelrooy (1976), musician Sufjan Stevens (1975), "Antitrust" actress Claire Forlani (1972), hip-hop singer Missy Elliott (1971), "Ally McBeal" actress Julianne Nicholson (1971), ultimate "Baywatch" babe Pamela Anderson (1967), Canadian singer Michelle Wright (1961), Diana, Princess of Wales (1961; d. 1997), singer Evelyn King (1960), comedic actor Dan Aykroyd (1952), B-52s singer Fred Schneider (1951), Blondie singer Deborah Harry (1945), actress Karen B...
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Celebrity Birthdays, July 1

7/1/2006 3:00am EDT
Pamela Anderson
Happy Birthday to "One Tree Hill" actress Hilarie Burton (1982), "Lord of the Rings" actress Liv Tyler (1977), Dutch footballer Ruud Van Nistelrooy (1976), musician Sufjan Stevens (1975), "Antitrust" actress Claire Forlani (1972), hip-hop singer Missy Elliott (1971), "Ally McBeal" actress Julianne Nicholson (1971), ultimate "Baywatch" babe Pamela Anderson (1967), Canadian singer Michelle Wright (1961), Diana, Princess of Wales (1961; d. 1997), singer Evelyn King (1960), comedic actor Dan Aykroyd (1952), B-52s singer Fred Schneider (1951), Blondie singer Deborah Harry (1945), actress Karen B...
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