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Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize for Literature
Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize for Literature

US singer Bob Dylan has been awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature, becoming the first songwriter to win the prestigious award. The 75-year-old rock legend received the prize “for having created new poetic expressions within the great American...

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Singer will appear as ‘Queen of the Fairies’
Singer will appear as ‘Queen of the Fairies’

Singer Alyson Joyce (AJ) will be taking the stage of the Moresby Arts Theatre as Titania, the Queen of the Fairies, come October 29 through to November. The singer scored this role for the 12 productions of “A Midsummer...

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PNG musician says more artists releasing singles
PNG musician says more artists releasing singles

More artists are now opting to releasing singles instead of albums, local PNG artist Sam Oeka has observed. From his personal observations, Sam believes this is because of piracy, an issue that continues to affect artists across the Pacific....

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Jay Z and Kendrick Lamar join Beyonce onstage at end of her Formation world tour
Jay Z and Kendrick Lamar join Beyonce onstage at end of her Formation world tour

Beyonce finished her Formation world tour with onstage appearances from husband Jay Z, rapper Kendrick Lamar and US tennis player Serena Williams. Wolverine actor Hugh Jackman and Frank Ocean were among 80,000 people in the crowd at New Jersey’s...

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Rolling Stones to release first new album in over a decade
Rolling Stones to release first new album in over a decade

The Rolling Stones are going back to their blues roots. The band on Thursday confirmed the upcoming release of their first studio album in over a decade, titled “Blue & Lonesome.” The record is being touted as the band’s...

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Max-A-Million to rock Lamana Gold Club
Max-A-Million to rock Lamana Gold Club

Only a week to go until Max-A-Million’s Sexual Healing Tour concert rocks the Lamana Gold Club in Port Moresby. And Lamana Hotel Assistant Manager Jacquie Simons has already confirmed that early bird tickets are selling fast. “We’re currently selling...

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Thai pop song causes anger in marketing industry
Thai pop song causes anger in marketing industry

A Thai pop star has agreed to change his latest song after people working in the marketing industry said it cast them in a bad light. “Lost friends because of direct sales” by hip-hop artist Natee “Oui” Eakwichit, tells...

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Local musicians encouraged to stay committed
Local musicians encouraged to stay committed

Local musicians in Papua New Guinea are encouraged to stay committed to what they do in order to succeed in their music careers. Band manager and founder of West Papua group Black Brothers Band, Andy Ayamiseba urges PNG musicians...

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Gospel group Christafari to run sound engineering seminar
Gospel group Christafari to run sound engineering seminar

International reggae gospel band Christafari will run a praise and worship and sound engineering seminar in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, on Thursday, September 29. The seminar is part of Christafari’s return visit to PNG in the coming weeks....

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PNG artist to advocate for West Papua at Vanuatu music festival
PNG artist to advocate for West Papua at Vanuatu music festival

PNG Rapper/ Musician Sprigga Mek’s participation in Fest’Napuan 2016 is dedicated to advocating for “Free West Papua”. With over 10 years of performance, this will be his first act in the Vanuatu’s annual cultural event which features local and...

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