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Rocker Rod Stewart cancels Taiwan concert

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Fans hoping to see rock veteran Rod Stewart live in Kaohsiung City next month will be disappointed to hear the star canceled the only gig on his latest tour slated for Tai...

Rod Stewart to perform in Taiwan on March 9 for farewell tour

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — British rock icon Rod Stewart will perform in Kaohsiung City as part of his farewell tour in March. For one night only, the singer and songwriter will perform at the Ka...

Coldplay concert brings 170,000 visitors, NT$550 million to Kaohsiung

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Two days of concerts by British rock band Coldplay over the weekend (Nov. 11-12) drew more than 170,000 visitors to the Kaohsiung National Stadium and resulted in half a b...

Kaohsiung fines 4 hotels for raising rates during Coldplay’s Taiwan concerts

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Four hotels in Kaohsiung City were fined for price gouging during concerts by British rock band Coldplay, reports said Saturday (Nov. 11). The authorities clamped down ...

Tina Turner, 'Queen of Rock 'n' Roll' whose triumphant career made her world-famous, dies at 83

NEW YORK (AP) — Tina Turner, the unstoppable singer and stage performer who teamed with husband Ike Turner for a dynamic run of hit records and live shows in the 1960s and ‘70s and survived her horrif...

King Charles III: The soundtrack for a coronation

There is no doubt that the coronation ceremony in London's Westminster Abbey will be a solemn affair, with music befitting the occasion. As he wanted a contemporary touch, King Charles III commis...

Smokey Robinson turns seductive with new album 'Gasms'

NEW YORK (AP) — When Smokey Robinson started dating his-now wife more than 20 years ago, she didn't want people to know about it. Robinson and Frances Glandney, who married in 2002, wer...

Jimmy Page, Rod Stewart pay tribute after death of Jeff Beck

Reactions to the death of Jeff Beck, rock innovator and guitar virtuoso who died Wednesday. “The six stringed Warrior is no longer here for us to admire the spell he could weave aro...

Jeff Beck, guitar god who influenced generations, dies at 78

NEW YORK (AP) — Jeff Beck, a guitar virtuoso who pushed the boundaries of blues, jazz and rock ‘n’ roll, influencing generations of shredders along the way and becoming known as the guitar player’s gu...

Today in History: JAN 10, Florida secedes from the Union

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Jan. 10, the 10th day of 2023. There are 355 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 10, 1...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Jan. 8-14

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Jan. 8-14: Jan. 8: Former “Sunday Morning” host Charles Osgood is 90. Singer Shirley Bassey is 86. Game show host Bob Eubanks (“The Newlywed Game”...

The Rock Hall of Fame opens to Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis

NEW YORK (AP) — The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame this year will induct Eminem, Dolly Parton, Lionel Richie, Carly Simon and two guys in sunglasses who have scored more No. 1s on the Billboard Hot 100 ...

And she waved: Festive pageant caps queen's Platinum Jubilee

LONDON (AP) — In a crowning moment for her Platinum Jubilee, Queen Elizabeth II waved at tens of thousands of adoring crowds from the balcony of Buckingham Palace on Sunday, delighting fans who had ho...

Platinum Jubilee: Queen makes appearance after final pageant

The fourth and final day of the Platinum Jubilee celebrations to mark Queen Elizabeth II's 70 years on the throne kicked off Sunday. After skipping most of the events, Elizabeth made a final appe...

Today in History

Today in History Today is Monday, Jan. 10, the 10th day of 2022. There are 355 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Jan. 10,...