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Tony Bennett hangs up live performance hat on physician’s orders
American singer Tony Bennett is stepping again from live performance performances on the age of 95, his son stated on Friday. Bennett, who was recognized with Alzheimer’s illness in 2016, canceled a run of live shows deliberate for later this 12 months and will not be returning to touring, his supervisor son Danny Bennett informed Variety in an interview.
Musicians at Serbian trumpet competition play on regardless of pandemic
The sound of trumpets stuffed the air as 1000’s of individuals crowded right into a small Serbian city late on Friday for the sixtieth Guca Brass Band Competition, with guests undeterred by a resurgence of coronavirus circumstances within the nation. Launched in 1961 when simply 4 bands competed for the Golden Trumpet trophy and solely 2,500 guests attended, the competition is now Serbia’s liveliest conventional music occasion however, like many occasions around the globe, it was canceled in 2020 amid the worldwide pandemic.
Center Earth is shifting: Amazon shifts ‘Lord of the Rings’ filming to UK
Amazon Studios stated on Friday the second season of its multi-million greenback “Lord of the Rings” tv sequence might be filmed within the United Kingdom, shifting fictional ‘Center Earth’ out of New Zealand for the primary time. New Zealand’s rolling mountains, meadows and forests had been made well-known because the backdrop for the “The Lord of the Rings” and the “Hobbit” movie trilogies shot within the nation by Oscar-winning director Peter Jackson.
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