Musician Dan Hicks who influenced psychedelic sound dead, says wife

March 16, 2012. Singer Dan Hicks poses for a photo in Mill Valley, Calif. (The Associated Press) Dan Hicks, a musician whose work in the 1960s helped define San Francisco’s psychedelic sound, has died. He was 74. The singer, songwriter and bandleader who led the musically eclectic band Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks died Saturday after a two-year battle with ...

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Beyonce, Bruno Mars steal Super Bowl halftime show from Coldplay

Feb. 7, 2016: Beyoncé, Coldplay singer Chris Martin and Bruno Mars perform during halftime of Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara, Calif. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) Give Chris Martin and Coldplay credit: It takes a certain lack of ego for musicians to essentially let themselves be upstaged at their own Super Bowl show. The British band invited Beyonce and Bruno ...

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'Kung Fu Panda 3' wins slow box office weekend

This image released by Screen Gems shows Jess Radomska in a scene from “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies.” (Jay Maidment/Screen Gems, Sony via AP) NEW YORK –  The Coen brothers’ “Hail, Caesar!” and the Jane Austen-monster mashup “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies” followed distantly behind “Kung Fu Panda 3,” which remained on top of the box office over Super Bowl ...

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