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  1. Paul McCartney Pledges Support for Jailed Russian Punk Rockers Pussy Riot

    5:55 am 8/16/2012

    The Beatles icon urges Russia to free the all-female trio who face prison time for speaking out against the government.Read more

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  2. London 2012: Paul McCartney's Shocking Olympic Payday

    4:07 pm 7/30/2012

    What did it cost to have Sir Paul play a couple of Beatles classics for a global audience of 1 billion during the Opening Ceremony? Hint: Your guess is likely way off.Read more

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  3. Olympics 2012 Opening Ceremony: Music Hits, Misses Include Punk, Paul and Syria's Ill-Timed March to 'Where the Streets Have No Name'

    3:20 am 7/28/2012

    What did the London 2012 kickoff get right and where did it go woefully wrong? THR assesses the Danny Boyle-directed spectacle's soundtrack.Read more

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  4. Opening Ceremony of the London Olympics: Review

    7:52 pm 7/27/2012

    Kenneth Branagh, J.K. Rowling, Rowan Atkinson as Mr. Bean, David Beckham, Paul McCartney, Daniel Craig and Queen Elizabeth II were among the eclectic featured cast of director Danny Boyle's wild and whimsical Olympics opener.Read more

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  5. London 2012: Star-Studded Danny Boyle Opening Ceremony Kicks Off Olympics

    3:16 pm 7/27/2012

    UPDATED: The ceremony, which NBC will air at 7:30 PM, started with a countdown. Warning: Spoilers ahead. Read more

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  6. London 2012: 5 Things to Know About the Opening Ceremony

    4:45 pm 7/26/2012

    From a flock of live sheep to a closing number from Sir Paul McCartney, filmmaker Danny Boyle’s over-the-top spectacle promises a little bit of everything. Read more

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  7. London Concert Organizers: Madonna Won't Exceed Noise Curfew

    11:13 am 7/16/2012

    After Bruce Springsteen got cut off, Live Nation Music U.K. COO John Probyn vows that she would finish a Tuesday night performance in Hyde Park "on time.”Read more

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  8. Bruce Springsteen's Guitarist Slams London Concert Curfew

    7:18 am 7/15/2012

    "When did England become a police state?" Steven Van Zandt tweets after a performance in Hyde Park was cut off during an encore with Paul McCartney.Read more

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  9. Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney Cut off on London Stage After Exceeding Noise Curfew

    4:40 am 7/15/2012

    The music stars' microphones were unplugged around 10:40pm during a Saturday night Springsteen concert in Hyde Park. Read more

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  10. Remembering Live Aid 27 Years Later (Video)

    4:34 pm 7/13/2012

    The history-making 1985 concert featured performances by Queen, Madonna, David Bowie, Bob Dylan, Led Zeppelin and many others, was watched by 1.9 billion people and raised nearly $300 million to aid famine-ravaged Ethiopia.Read more

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