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Watch: Foo Fighters – Times Like These – Unplugged at Apple iPhone 5 Event

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On Wednesday, Foo Fighters played an unplugged gig at Apple headquarters in celebration of the company’s iPhone 5 announcement. Apple CEO Tim Cook introduced the band after revealing details of the newest-generation iPhone, an “ultra-thin” iPod touch and iPod nano, and a redesigned iTunes with iCloud integration that will be available as a free download [...]

Beatles’ ‘Yellow Submarine’ Restored for May Release on DVD and Blu-ray

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The Beatles will release a meticulously restored version of  their classic 1968 animated feature film Yellow Submarine  on DVD and Blu-ray on May 29 in North America.  The film’s soundtrack album will also be reissued on CD. Currently out of print, Paul Rutan Jr. and his team of specialists at Triage Motion Picture Services and Eque [...]

RZA Challenges Jay-Z to a $1 Million Chess Match

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To help promote the release of his new Apple device application, RZA of the Wu Tang Clan has issued an interesting challenge to The Throne. RZA’s World is an interactive app that gives users access to lost footage from RZA’s “Bobby Digital” film, unreleased instrumentals to set the mood and “soundtrack of your life” and [...]

IPod: Ten Years of Innovation from Steve Jobs

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It’s been ten years since the announcement of the first generation IPod. Sadly, Steve Jobs, the innovative mind behind the device that changed the world died Wednesday unexpectedly just over a month away from the tenth anniversary of the IPods release.

Apple Co-Founder Steve Jobs Dies

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Apple co-founder, and visionary, Steve Jobs died Wednesday at the age of 56. Jobs, who had battled cancer for years, stepped down from his position as chief executive at Apple in January because he could “no longer meet (his) duties and expectations.”

New Polyphonic Spree Track…With Strings Attached

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Since the release of The Fragile Army four years ago, not much has been seen or heard from The Polyphonic Spree.  The robe-clad Texas group, currently 21 strong, have decided to give us a small sampling of their upcoming LP, which has yet to be titled.  This sampling, however, comes at a small price.  In [...]

Apple Negotiate For iTunes Purchases To Have Unlimited Downloads

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Apple enter negotiation with record companies to allow users to copy files more freely.

Apple’s New Social Network To Rival Concert T-shirts In Proving How Cool You Are

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At a press conference yesterday, Apple unveiled a music based social network that will connect friends and fans using their existing iTunes music libraries. Ping, the buzzword-esque name of Apple’s new service, will allow you to track your friends music listening habits while also following your favorite artists to find out what they are blasting [...]