By Tony Jimenez LONDON (Reuters) - European Tour chief executive Keith Pelley wants to introduce a six-hole event incorporating a shot clock, music, different clothes and fewer clubs in an effort to attract more golf followers. "Yes, there would be a shot clock," Pelley told BBC radio. "Yes, there would be music.... more
By Tony Jimenez LONDON, July 22 (Reuters) - European Tour chief executive Keith Pelley wants to introduce a six-hole event incorporating a shot clock, music, different clothes and fewer clubs in an effort to attract more golf followers. "Yes, there would be a shot clock," Pelley told BBC radio. "Yes, there would be music.... more
There is still no official word on the number of times the incredibly popular PokÃ©mon Go game has been downloaded, but Apple today confirmed to Polygon that the game has broken a record. Pokemon Go has had more downloads in its first week than any other app in history, Apple said today. Nintendo referred us to TheÂ PokÃ©mon Company for any such data .We've reached out to TheÂ PokÃ©mon Company for more specific numbers and will update this story if they release them.
LONDON (AP) â The estate of former Beatle George Harrison is complaining about the use of his music at the Republican National Convention in Cleveland.... more
Would you apply bee venom to the skin for anti-aging? Because Kanye, Kim and Gwyneth did.... more
By David Ingram NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. government may become a movie and music industry player, at least temporarily, after moving to seize $1 billion in assets that prosecutors said were bought with money looted from the Malaysian state development fund. The 2013 movie "The Wolf of Wall Street" and an interest in the rights of EMI Music Publishing are among the targets of civil lawsuits that are filled with allegations that Malaysian officials, their relatives and associates laundered the fund's money and hid it in property, artwork and luxury goods in the United States. Seizures of assets by government authorities are fairly common, but they more typically involve sports cars, yachts and jewelry bought with drug trafficking proceeds or with profits from white-collar crime.... more
Music festival "Warehouse Project" has announced its lineup for this year's event, withÂ artists M.I.A, Skepta, Flume, Chance The Rapper, Four Tet, Danny Brown and Novelist among some of the acts confirmed for the 2016 installment. The festival, which will take place in Manchester on September 23, has been resurrected following a two-year hiatus, after aÂ man died at a Warehouse Project event in 2013, with five others admitted to hospital after taking a drug believed to be ecstasy (via NME). Other performers revealed to perform in 2016 are Toddla T, Section Boyz, Zomby, Gorgon City, Lethal Bizzle, Jungle, Moderat, Goldlink, Tourist, Julio Bashmore and Jon Hopkins, with more acts set to be announced shortly.
The annual music festival, which takes place in the ski resort of Naeba, Niigata Prefecture, is celebrating its 20th birthday with over 220 acts across seven main stages and several smaller performance spaces from July 22-24, 2016. Inaugurated in 1997, the Fuji Rock Festival did not get off to a good start. Held at the base of Mount Fuji, the event was struck by a typhoon on the first day, and organizers chose to cancel the entire festival.Â The Red Hot Chili Peppers' headline set went down in rock history, with the band continuing throughout the storm and despite lead singerÂ Anthony Kiedis's broken arm.