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Etta James remembered as triumphant trailblazer

January 28th, 2012 7:59 pm by Associated Press

GARDENA, Calif. Etta James was remembered at a service Saturday attended by hundreds of friends, family and fans as a woman who triumphed against all odds to break down cultural and musical barriers in a style that was unfailingly honest.

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Scorsese, Hazanavicius lead Directors Guild rolls

January 28th, 2012 2:15 pm by DAVID GERMAIN, AP Movie Writer

LOS ANGELES (AP) Directors Guild of America Awards regular Martin Scorsese and first-timer Michel Hazanavicius are the favorites as Hollywood's top filmmaker group prepares to hand out prizes.

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Grammy-winning composer Clare Fischer dead at 83

January 28th, 2012 5:40 am by SHAYA TAYEFE MOHAJER Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Clare Fischer, a Grammy-winning composer who wrote scores for television and movies and worked with legendary musicians like Dizzy Gillespie, has died. He was 83.

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Chris Isaak records album at the original Sun Studios in Memphis

January 28th, 2012 5:36 am by HILARY FOX and REETU RUPAL Associated Press

LONDON (AP) -- Chris Isaak is returning to the roots of rock 'n' roll and doing it old-school: All in one take.

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Screen Actors Guild votes to approve merger plan

January 28th, 2012 5:22 am by Associated Press

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Screen Actors Guild national board of directors has voted to approve a plan to merge with the American Federation of Television and Radio Artists.

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Stars cover Dylan songs for Amnesty International

January 28th, 2012 4:48 am by CAITLIN R. KING, Associated Press

NASHVILLE, Tennessee (AP) Anyone who ever doubted the transformative power of Bob Dylan's music need only look to Ke$ha.

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SVHEC to host cooking classes for all ages

January 27th, 2012 11:24 pm by staff report

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'Welcome Back Kotter' actor Robert Hegyes dies

January 27th, 2012 2:50 pm by Associated Press

METUCHEN, N.J. (AP) -- Robert Hegyes, the actor best known for playing Jewish Puerto Rican student Juan Epstein on the 1970s TV show "Welcome Back Kotter" has died. He was 60.

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Jesse Jackson enters fray over cuts to Grammy categories

January 27th, 2012 2:46 pm by NEKESA MUMBI MOODY AP Music Writer

NEW YORK (AP) -- The Rev. Jesse Jackson is entering the fray over The Recording Academy's cuts to its Grammy categories: He's asking to meet with the president of the organization and has raised the possibility of protests with the awards less than two we

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Unreleased ABBA track to be on new album

January 27th, 2012 2:45 pm by Associated Press

STOCKHOLM (AP) -- Mamma Mia, here they go again.

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