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Leonard Cohen Tribute to Feature Elvis Costello, Lana Del Rey, Sting and More

On November 7, 2016,  artists such as Lana Del Rey, Elvis Costello, and Sting, in addition to k.d. lang, Damien Rice, Patrick Watson and Cohen’s son Adam Cohen will be performing at Montreal’s Bell Center for the Tower of Song: A Memorial Tribute to Leonard Cohen. Mr. Cohen died November 7th, 2016 in Los Angeles.  Organizers are expected to announce additional artists to join the tribute in the near future.

Linkin Park Announce Celebration to Honor Chester Bennington

On Friday, Oct. 27 at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles, Linkin Park will be holding a public celebration to honor their late lead singer Chester Bennington, who took his own life on July 20th.  This event will raise money for Music for Relief’s One More Light Fund in memory of Bennington.  In addition, Linkin Park will be releasing a video for “One More Light,” the title track off the band’s latest album.

Ozzy Osbourne Not Retiring Anytime Soon

25 years ago Ozzy Osbourne had announced his retirement but decided not to go through with it. He told rolling stone, “People around my age go, I’m 65 now. I’m retired. Then they f–king die”. But he is still going to rock on.