Two crew members have died following an accident that occurred after the Rolling Stones concert at the Vincente Calderson stadium in Madrid. Three crew members fell off a metal structure while they were dismantling the stage onto a fourth crew member. The other two crew members are now in the hospital. The Rolling Stones have issued a statement stating that they are “deeply saddened” to hear this news.
Apple’s new iPhone hit the shelves today. The device is expected to challenge the mobile phone industry with its combination of phone, music player and web browser. Apple hopes that the iPhone will expand the market for the company’s media services and software. The phone comes in two versions: $500 or $600, depending on the memory and requires a two-year contract with AT&T Inc.
Prince’s new album will not be receiving a UK release because of a deal that has been struck with the newspaper the Mail on Sunday. Prince’s representatives are said to have made a deal with the newspaper that will make the upcoming album Planet Earth a free giveaway. The album will be a “covermount” to one of the newspaper’s upcoming editions. Sony BMG had secured the rights to distribute Planet Earth worldwide. Planet Earth has an international release of July 16th and an American release date of July 24th.