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French electronic music act Daft Punk announces split

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The legendary dance music duo Daft Punk on Monday (Feb. 22) announced it has broken up. After 28 years together, Daft Punk made the announcement Monday in an eight-minu...

French house pioneers Daft Punk announce split

Daft Punk are splitting up after 28 years making music together, the spokesperson for the duo said on Monday. The Parisian producers Thomas Bangalter and Guy-Manuel de Homem-Christo, who met at schoo...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Feb. 8, the 39th day of 2021. There are 326 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On Feb. 8, ...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Feb. 7-13

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Feb. 7-13 Feb. 7: Saxophonist Brian Travers of UB40 is 62. Comedian Robert Smigel (Triumph the Insult Comic Dog) is 61. Actor James Spader is 61. ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Sunday, Jan. 3, the third day of 2021. There are 362 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 3, ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Feb. 8, the 39th day of 2020. There are 327 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On Feb. 8, 1...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Feb. 2-8

Feb. 2: Comedian Tom Smothers is 83. Singer Graham Nash is 78. Actor Bo Hopkins is 76. Singer Howard Bellamy (The Bellamy Brothers) is 74. TV chef Ina Garten is 72. Actor Jack McGee is 71. Actor Bren...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Jan. 3, the third day of 2020. There are 363 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 3, 196...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Friday, Feb. 8, the 39th day of 2019. There are 326 days left in the year. Today's Highlights in History: On Feb. 8, 158...

Review: The Motet brews funky grooves on 'Death or Devotion'

The Motet, "Death or Devotion" (The Motet) Unsuspecting listeners may stumble into "Death or Devotion" and, based on first impressions, figure that it's a lost funk/soul gem from the...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Saturday, Jan. 26, the 26th day of 2019. There are 339 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 26, ...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Thursday, Jan. 3, the third day of 2019. There are 362 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 3, 1...

Review: Niles Rodgers returns with Chic to make us boogie

Nile Rodgers & Chic, "It's About Time" (Virgin EMI) The cover of the new Chic album might be familiar. Does anyone else vaguely recognize the image of two models gazing seductive...

Q&A: Country's Kacey Musgraves on evolving sound, marriage

NEW YORK (AP) — Kacey Musgraves and Harry Styles might sound like an odd pairing for a tour, but for Musgraves, it makes perfect sense. That's because Musgraves is happy to bring cou...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Jan. 3, the third day of 2018. There are 362 days left in the year. Today's Highlight in History: On Jan. 3, ...