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Settlement reached in Eagles’ Randy Meisner’s probate case

A settlement has been reached in a probate case that led to a temporary conservatorship over Eagles co-founder Randy Meisner. Troy Martin, attorney for longtime Meisner friend James Newton, filed court papers with Los Angeles Superior Court Judge David Cunningham on Friday stating that the case was resolved. No terms were divulged. In July, Cunningham appointed Frumeh Labow, […]

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Van Halen to shut down Hollywood Boulevard for special concert

LOS ANGELES (CNS) - Van Halen will shut down Hollywood Boulevard on Monday for a special concert that will air on “Jimmy Kimmel Live” and will mark the band’s first U.S. television performance with original lead singer David Lee Roth, it was announced today. The band, which was founded in Los Angeles in 1974, also announced a summer/fall concert […]

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Obituary: Toto guitarist Mike Porcaro dies at age 59 from ALS

From the Los Angeles Times: Mike Porcaro, a bass player who performed along with his two brothers in the rock group Toto, died Sunday at his Los Angeles home. He was 59. Porcaro had amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, a degenerative neuromuscular disorder also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. His death was announced in a Facebook post […]

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