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Quick Hits: In Bloom Festival, The Smithereens

Beck, Queens of the Stone Age and Incubus top the lineup for the In Bloom Music Festival in Houston next spring. Martin Garrix, Lil Uzi Vert, 21 Savage, Sylvan Esso, Broken Social Scene, Grizzly Bear and T-Pain are also on the bill for the two-day event, which will be held at Eleanor Tinsley Park on March 24 and 25. Pat DiNizio, singer and guitarist for ’80s rockers The Smithereens, has passed away at the age of 62. His death was announced on the band’s official Facebook page. DiNizio had suffered multiple health issues in recent years due injuries suffered...

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Quick Hits: Ed Sheeran, Gord Downie / The Tragically Hip, Queens of the Stone Age

After his bike accident earlier this week, Ed Sheeran was unsure what the fate of his upcoming world tour would be. This morning, it was announced that his impending shows in Asia are canceled. In an Instagram post, showing a new photo of his cast, Sheeran says, “A visit to my doctors confirmed fractures in my right wrist and left elbow that will leave me unable to perform live concerts for the immediate future. Sadly, this means that the following shows will not be able to go ahead as planned: Taipei, Osaka, Seoul, Tokyo and Hong Kong. I’m waiting...

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Quick Hits: DJ Khaled, James Arthur, Foo Fighters & Queens of the Stone Age

DJ Khaled has been named the host of the 2017 BET Hip Hop Awards for the second year in a row. In a press release, Khaled said, “I am so excited to host the BET Hip Hop Awards for a second year. This is such an iconic show that highlights the hustle of hip hop artists in the industry. It is a huge honor to be a part of a night that pays homage to some of the greatest talent of our generation and I’m looking forward to the amazing performances and tributes. You know I’ll be bringing the...

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