Fan Dies At Slipknot’s Knotfest Roadshow In Illinois
During a Slipknot concert over the weekend, a man died after reportedly collapsing near the show’s mosh pit. The 62-year-old man, Richard Valadez, was attending the concert at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in Tinley Park, Illinois and was participating in a moshpit – a common occurrence at metal gigs.... Read more
Broadway Producer of Failed ‘Rebecca’ Musical Arrested On Child Porn Charges
A Broadway Producer, whose first big show was set to debut a few years ago before it was cancelled, has been arrested on child pornography charges. Ben Sprecher, 65, was charged with possession and distribution of child pornography, the Associated Press reports. While he was released on $100,000 bail,... Read more
Canadiens Season Tickets Center Of Court Battle After Divorce
One man’s divorce led to his former brother-in-law missing out on six years-worth of hockey games. After a lengthy legal battle, a judge sided with one of the men, finding that he had every right to use the Canadiens season-tickets that his former brother-in-law denied him. According to The... Read more
A$AP Rocky Found Guilty But Doesn’t Receive Jail Time in Sweden
Rapper A$AP Rocky has been found guilty of assault in Sweden, but does not have to return to jail overseas. For five weeks ahead of the trial, Rocky was held in a Swedish detention center, drawing criticism from other artists, fans, and family in the U.S. President Donald Trump... Read more
R. Kelly Denied Bail, Pleads Not Guilty To Sex Trafficking Charges
R. Kelly, who has been held in jail for multiple counts of sexual abuse, has pleaded not guilty to charges of racketeering and sex trafficking on Friday, The Associated Press reports. During the hearing, Magistrate Judge Steven Tiscione denied Kelly bail, citing that the R&B singer would pose as... Read more
A$AP Rocky Released From Swedish Prison After One Month
Rapper A$AP Rocky, who has been jailed in Sweden for the last several weeks, was released from prison and allowed to return to the U.S. this morning, TMZ reported. Rocky was sent to a detention center about a month ago in Stockholm for an altercation which occurred where he... Read more
Three People Killed, 12 Injured During Mass Shooting At Gilroy Garlic Festival
Northern California’s 41st annual Gilroy Garlic Festival ended in chaos yesterday when a mass shooting broke out, killing three people and injuring 12 others. During the festival’s third day at Christmas Hill Park, an alleged 30-year-old male with an assault-style rifle opened fire. Police responded within one minute, according... Read more
Concertgoer Sues For Injuries Sustained During Snoop Dogg Gig
A fan who attended the Snoop Dogg and Wiz Khalifa concert in 2016 has sued the singers and promoter Live Nation after sustaining injuries during the show when a railing collapsed. The show in question took place on August 5, 2016 at Camden, New Jersey’s BB&T Pavilion. In the... Read more
R Kelly’s Crisis Manager Quits Amid Singer’s New Allegations
R. Kelly’s crisis manager has called it quits this week amid the singer’s sexual abuse allegations. Darrel Johnson, who had served as Kelly’s crisis manager for months, appeared on CBS This Morning on Monday. During the interview, Gayle King asked Johnson point-blank if he would allow his 20-year-old daughter... Read more
CMA Confirms Viagogo Contempt Case Continues
Although Viagogo is celebrating a legal ruling that said the ticketing site had complied with a court order from last year, the UK’s Competition and Markets Authority has confirmed that its contempts of court proceedings will still continue. A day after Google suspended Viagogo from using its search engine... Read more