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30.08.2014

Arcade Fire's Parry looks inward for album 'Music For Heart and Breath'

TORONTO - When Richard Reed Parry needs a break from touring with Arcade Fire he looks inward.

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30.08.2014

Sturla Gunnarsson's documentary 'Monsoon' a 'love letter to India'

TORONTO - Sturla Gunnarsson's documentary "Monsoon" is his "love letter to India" and a return to the vast and bustling country for the prolific Canadian filmmaker.

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30.08.2014

Stephen Hawking, Brian Wilson among subjects at Toronto film fest

TORONTO - This year's Toronto International Film Festival, which runs Sept. 4 to 14, is a biopic buffet, featuring a number of high-profile films dramatically probing the lives of real people. Here are a few of the most anticipated:

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30.08.2014

After drummer's injury, Kings of Leon heading to stage at Philly's Made in America festival

NEW YORK, N.Y. - A brotherly reunion is coming to the City of Brotherly Love: Family band Kings of Leon will play its first show Sunday in Philadelphia since drummer Nathan Followill injured his ribs.

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30.08.2014

Hip-hop moves as strong force for Ferguson and Michael Brown on the ground and in song

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Rappers are making their voices heard in song and on the ground in Ferguson, Missouri, in the wake of Michael Brown's shooting death, channeling hip-hop's earlier roots when the genre worked as a voice for the oppressed and spoke out against injustice.

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30.08.2014

After 2 deaths in 2013, NYC music festival tightens security, shortens shows

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Drug-sniffing dogs, peers watching for people feeling ill, a "cooling tunnel" and shorter days are greeting fans this weekend at an electronic music festival where two people died of drug overdoses last year, organizers said Friday.

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