Sunday January 21st, 2018 1:45PM

AP Online Recordings News

Live Nation to declare May 5 as National Concert Day
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Live Nation wants music lovers to add National Concert Day to their calendars.The live-events company announced plans Thursday to declare May 5 as National Concert Day and revealed...
8:51AM ( 2 years ago )
Station suspends DJ over posting in Baltimore man's death
PITTSBURGH (AP) — A radio station has suspended a disc jockey over his online posting about the arrest record of a Baltimore man whose fatal injury in police custody led to rioting.Officials at FM sta...
6:43PM ( 2 years ago )
Trooper reprimanded for photo with Snoop Dogg sues bosses
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A Texas trooper has sued his bosses after being reprimanded over his photo with rapper Snoop Dogg at South by Southwest.Department of Public Safety Trooper Billy Spears filed the...
3:31PM ( 2 years ago )
Rhode Island town nixes ban that led to fight over shave ice
WESTERLY, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island coastal town where singer Taylor Swift has a home has rescinded a ban on street vendors that led to a lengthy fight over a shave ice stand.
1:10PM ( 2 years ago )
Elvis kitsch from Graceland Too museum back on auction block
HOLLY SPRINGS, Miss. (AP) — A huge, quirky collection of Elvis Presley memorabilia is about to be auctioned off piece-by-piece.More than 450 Elvis-related items from the collection of the late Paul Ma...
11:13AM ( 2 years ago )
Conflicting reports given on health of singer Joni Mitchell
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The health of singer-songwriter Joni Mitchell has been the subject of conflicting information, with her website stating she is alert and expected to make a full recovery but a longt...
9:58AM ( 2 years ago )
Man arrested for stealing Elton John's heart-shaped glasses
SOUTHHAVEN, Miss. (AP) — The man who police say stole Elton John's iconic heart-shaped glasses from a Memphis museum is behind bars.WMC-TV ( reports 26-year-old Matthew Colvin wa...
5:40AM ( 2 years ago )
'Louie Louie' singer Jack Ely dies in Oregon at 71
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — When he stood on his toes, leaned his head back and began to incoherently shout "Louie Louie" into a microphone 52 years ago, Jack Ely had no idea he was creating a rock 'n' roll...
2:13AM ( 2 years ago )
Joni Mitchell's website says she's alert, recovery expected
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Conflicting information about Joni Mitchell's health was released Tuesday, with a longtime friend stating in a court filing that the singer was unconscious and unable to care for he...
8:29PM ( 2 years ago )
North Dakota to pay operating costs for Welk farmstead
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's Legislature has decided to pay for maintenance and other costs at the boyhood home of famous band leader Lawrence Welk.The Legislature two years ago included $100,...
5:32PM ( 2 years ago )