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Adele announces first major tour

Adele has announced her first major tour of the U.K. and Europe, admitting she has been "bluffing" about her plans while promoting her new album 25.

A PonoPlayer portable music player is displayed before a news conference in Vancouver, B.C., on Monday, Nov. 23, 2015 with Canadian musician Neil Young for the Canadian launch of his music player and PonoMusic music download service. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Neil Young's music player comes to Canada

It's a bit of a coming home for Neil Young: The Canadian-born rock veteran launched his music player in his home country in cooperation with local drugstore chain London Drugs Monday. Young's PonoPlayer is now available both at London Drugs retail stores as well as through the chain's website.

The Foo Fighters are pictured at the 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in Cleveland, Ohio in this April 18, 2015 file photo. (REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk)

Foo Fighters release free EP

While the Foo Fighters cancelled the remainder of its European tour in wake of the terror attacks in Paris, the band released the "Saint Cecilia" EP Monday for free as a tribute to victims of the attacks.

The cover of Adele's 25. (Handout)

Adele sells 2.3M copies of '25' in first 3 days

Adele's new album "25" has sold more than 2.3 million copies in the United States during its first three days on the market, a stunning number for a music industry that has seen sales steadily fall in the digital era.

Josh Homme, left, and Jesse Hughes of the band Eagles of Death Metal sat down for an interview with Vice founder Shane Smith, right, for an interview set to air on its website next week. (Vice/YouTube)

Eagles of Death Metal singer describes massacre

The California rock band that was playing in Paris on the night of the Nov. 13 attacks survived the massacre at their concert, but others died seeking shelter in a dressing room, the group's lead singer said in an interview with international news channel Vice.

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No streaming services for Adele's '25'

British singer Adele's much-anticipated new album 25 will not be available for streaming on any digital music services, including Spotify and Apple Music, a music industry source said on Thursday.

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EODM respond to Paris attacks

Eagles of Death Metal, the band whose concert turned into a bloodbath when terrorists attacked their Paris concert venue, the Bataclan, on Nov. 13, are speaking out for the first time about the attacks on the French capital.

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Grace Slick bashes Fleetwood Mac

Former Jefferson Airplane singer Grace Slick has urged the members of Fleetwood Mac to follow her into retirement, because they look awful when they perform

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Eagles of Death Metal members safe: Official

All members of a California-based band that was to perform at the Paris venue where one of Friday night's deadly attacks occurred are safe and have been accounted for, a U.S. official briefed by the Justice Department said.

Allen Toussaint, performs at the Ottawa Jazz Festival on Monday, June 25, 2012. (Matthew Usherwood/ Postmedia)

New Orleans music great Allen Toussaint dies

Legendary New Orleans musician and composer Allen Toussaint, who penned such classics as "Working in a Coal Mine" and "Lady Marmalade," has died after suffering a heart attack following a concert he performed in Spain. He was 77.

A 1962 J-160E Gibson acoustic guitar stolen from former Beatle John Lennon in the 1960s is pictured in this undated handout photo obtained by Reuters November 7, 2015. The guitar sold at auction November 7, 2015 for $2.41 million. REUTERS/Julien's Auctions/Handout via Reuters

Lennon's guitar sells for $2.4M

An acoustic guitar that John Lennon used to record and write "Love Me Do," "I Want to Hold Your Hand" and other hit songs sold for $2.4 million at auction.

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