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Former Beatle Paul McCartney's childhood home sold
Former Beatle Paul McCartney's childhood home sold

The childhood home of former Beatle Paul McCartney sold for £150,000 ($231,000, 206,000 euros) at an auction in Liverpool, hometown of the legendary 1960s rock band.

Former Beatle Paul McCartney's childhood home sold
The British group Radiohead. ©REUTERS/Sam Mircovich
Radiohead hints at new album

Experimental rock giants Radiohead are working on a new album - or at least it would appear so from the cryptic messages of frontman Thom Yorke.

Radiohead hints at new album
Pink Floyd. Photo: billboard.com
New Pink Floyd album to be released in November

A new album by British rock legends Pink Floyd is to be released on November 10, as billboards featuring the cover appeared around the world.

New Pink Floyd album to be released in November
CARDINAL band. Photo ©vk.com
More exciting bands perform at 2nd TengriFM rock concert in Almaty

The second concert of the Na Vershine Tengri rock festival was held on September 13. Kazakhstani rock bands Cardinal, Alatau Jam and 8 Volt performed at concert organized by Tengri FM.

More exciting bands perform at 2nd TengriFM rock concert in Almaty
Apple helps iTunes users delete free U2 album
Apple helps iTunes users delete free U2 album

Apple began helping people boot U2 off their iTunes accounts after a cacophony of complaints about not wanting the automatically downloaded free album.

Apple helps iTunes users delete free U2 album
Interpol, a generation older, returns to sleek gloom
Interpol, a generation older, returns to sleek gloom

When Interpol released its first album of dark but refined rock, Facebook didn't exist and many fans still discovered bands at small, smoky clubs.

Interpol, a generation older, returns to sleek gloom
Nectar Band. Photo courtesy of plgmusic.org
Kazakh Nectar band signs with American PLG Music

Kazakhstani band Nectar, formerly known as LeLOO has signed a contract with Chicago-based label PLG Music.

Kazakh Nectar band signs with American PLG Music
British pop group One Direction. ©Reuters/Dylan Martinez
One Direction teases for new album with single

Boy band One Direction announced a November release for their latest record and streamed a free single to whet fans' appetites.

One Direction teases for new album with single
Japan's Babymetal plot world domination with Lolita rock
Japan's Babymetal plot world domination with Lolita rock

Japanese pop-metal group Babymetal have toured with Lady Gaga and attracted monster crowds in America and Europe with their sugar-coated hard rock.

Japan's Babymetal plot world domination with Lolita rock
Arctic Monkeys ready to chill after global success
Arctic Monkeys ready to chill after global success

Award-winning British rockers Arctic Monkeys are ready for a break.

Arctic Monkeys ready to chill after global success
Still from the video
Kazakhstani Military Band performs Gangnam Style

The Central Military Band of the Ministry of Defense of Kazakhstan dance to Gangnam Style.

Kazakhstani Military Band performs Gangnam Style
Photo © Alisher Akhmetov
First time ever electro jetigen at The Spirit of Tengri

Have you heard the sound of jetigen? It is a Kazakh many-stringed harp-like instrument that is similar to Russian gusli.

First time ever electro jetigen at The Spirit of Tengri
Photo courtesy of uncyclopedia.wikia.com
Greece arrests four Serbian 'Pink Panther' jewel thieves

Greek police said Saturday they have arrested four Serbian suspected members of a gang of international jewel thieves known as the Pink Panthers.

Greece arrests four Serbian 'Pink Panther' jewel thieves
Guards at the U.S. Naval Station Guantanamo Bay. ©Reuters/Mandel Ngan/Pool
Hard rockers demand $666,000 after Guantanamo claims

A Canadian hard-rock band says it sent the Pentagon a $666,000 bill after a former Guantanamo Bay guard alleged that the US military used their music to torture detainees.

Hard rockers demand $666,000 after Guantanamo claims
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Kazakhstan's Dos Mukasan songs go 'Harlem Shake' style

Chick Flick band from Kazakhstan released a new music video called Mukasan Shake that is a mix of famous songs of the legendary Kazakh band Dos Mukasan and Harlem Shake.

Kazakhstan's Dos Mukasan songs go 'Harlem Shake' style
Kazakhstan rock band Motor-Roller. Photo by Vladimir Dmitriyev©
Motor-Roller rock band to take part in festival in Finland

Kazakhstan rock band Motor-Roller will perform at the 14th International Festival TUSOVKA in Helsinki.

Motor-Roller rock band to take part in festival in Finland
US film paints Pussy Riot as new Russian revolution
US film paints Pussy Riot as new Russian revolution

Pussy Riot is more than just a punk band, and is seeking a "feminist revolution" in Russian society, according to the co-director of a film shown at the Sundance Film Festival this week.

US film paints Pussy Riot as new Russian revolution
Photo by Indira Myrzabayeva©
Jamiroquai performed in Almaty

The dream of many fans came true on September 15.

Jamiroquai performed in Almaty
Pussy Riot punks face harshest female jail possible
Pussy Riot punks face harshest female jail possible

If a Moscow judge sends the three young Pussy Riot punk rockers to a corrective labour facility on Friday, they could face the harshest conditions possible for jailed women.

Pussy Riot punks face harshest female jail possible
Members of Pussy Riot band during the court. ©RIA NOVOSTI
British pop stars demand fair trial for Russian rockers

A group of British musicians including Pete Townshend and the Pet Shop Boys have urged Russian President Vladimir Putin to give a fair trial to punk band Pussy Riot.

British pop stars demand fair trial for Russian rockers