The Pogues’ first five albums (Red Roses for Me, Rum Sodomy and The Lash, Hell’s Ditch, Peace and Love, and If I Should Fall from Grace with God) will be remastered and reissued. The albums are due to hit stores on September 12 and will feature bonus material. All of the albums were originally issued between 1984 and 1990.
The Rolling Stones were forced to cancel tonight’s show in Valladolid, Spain because singer Mick Jagger has lost his voice. The show will not be rescheduled and the 37,000 ticket holders are being advised to get refunds from their place of purchase. Jagger is currently taking lessons from a voice coach in order to avoid further cancellations in the future.
Fox Interactive Media to sell films online
Twentieth Century Fox has announced that they will begin to sell their films and television shows through Fox Interactive Media online by October. The films and TV programs will be available from Direct2Drive. They will be playable on personal computers and Windows portable media devices. They have also announced that programs will shortly be available for sale through Myspace.com.