R.I.P. Amy Winehouse

July 23rd, 2011 · Comments Off on R.I.P. Amy Winehouse

Amy Winehouse was found dead in her apartment in London today. She was 27.

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Amy Winehouse to Release Fred Perry Collection

October 7th, 2010 · Comments Off on Amy Winehouse to Release Fred Perry Collection

Amy Winehouse, who has teetered on the brink of Pete Doherty since her break-through album Back in Black made her an international household name back in 2007, has been relatively headline free as of late. Her vacation from the music industry is a ballsy move, especially in an era of such fleeting consumption that bands […]

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Kitty-pounding wedding singers

August 28th, 2009 · Comments Off on Kitty-pounding wedding singers

If you’re marrying a girl with a seemingly limitless dowry, then you just might be able to afford one of the following performers for your reception. The prices are as big as the names, give or take. I remember my friend wanted to get The Magnetic Fields when he and his wife got married almost […]

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Amy Winehouse joins The Specials on stage at V Festival

August 24th, 2009 · Comments Off on Amy Winehouse joins The Specials on stage at V Festival

Amy Winehouse came out of her semi-permanent vacation in Saint Lucia to perform with the reunited Specials at the V Festival this past weekend. She sang on “You’re Wondering Now” and “Ghost Town” alongside Terry Hall, looking rather sober and surprisingly focused. It was her first public performance in almost a year. Back on track? […]

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Mark Ronson called in to save Amy Winehouse album

March 27th, 2009 · Comments Off on Mark Ronson called in to save Amy Winehouse album

Even though he’s busy in the studio helping Duran Duran clear the memory banks of its ill-fated Timbaland-produced album, Red Carpet Massacre, Mark Ronson has been summoned by Island Records executives to save Amy Winehouse from death by reggae. Evidently, upon hearing Ms. Winehouse’s demos for her follow-up to the monstrously successful Back to Black, […]

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Coachella line-up announced (only a week late)

January 30th, 2009 · Comments Off on Coachella line-up announced (only a week late)

No gasping surprises for the Coachella line-up this year, unless you count Amy Winehouse, who might be hard-pressed to leave the beach to make it. Also, no Blur, as rumored.  Good to see Superchunk making an appearance, though. [via Idolator]

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