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We've Seen The Much Hyped Apple Music Streaming Service - Here's What You Need To Know

Apple will finally launch their music streaming service on Tuesday (June 30). The product, which had been rumoured for months, if not years, was announced at the start of June at Apple’s WWDC conference. It will go up against established rivals in the market like Spotify, Rdio and Jay Z's Tidal. At the big reveal, Apple boss Tim Cook heralded it as "the next chapter" in music. "I know you are going to love it," he said, "it will change the way you experience music forever."

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The Who Keep The Mod Dream Alive With Greatest Hits Glastonbury Extravaganza

From the moment they were announced to close the Sunday night, there’s been a slight air of desperation about The Who’s booking. They didn’t quite step in at the last minute, but they left it late enough - having to hastily reschedule the gig they were meant to be playing in Paris tonight - to make you wonder if they were the organisers’ first, second, or even third choice. Consequently, The Who must be one of the least-hyped headliners in recent memory: they’ve been billed as part of a Mod’s Choice package deal alongside Paul Weller, and while the prospect of those two acts sharing the same bill will have a certain sort of music fan salivating all over their desert boots, for most people, they’re simply a safe pair of hands. Then again, given Foo Fighters’ non-appearance on Friday and Kanye’s divisive one last night, perhaps that’s exactly what the festival needs.

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The 5 Most Incredible Moments From FKA Twigs’ Set At Glastonbury

The artist formerly known as Twigs was one of the most talked about performers at Glastonbury on Sunday – and if anyone deserves the title of performer it’s her. Having left behind a career as a backing dancer to pursue her own musical destiny, Tahliah Barnett had more than enough talent to pull off one of the weekend’s most painstakingly choreographed shows. Watched by the likes of Jaime Winstone and Game of Thrones’ Alfie Allen, here are five factors which helped her wow the West Holts crowd:

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Lionel Richie Just Drew The Hugest Crowd Of The Weekend At Glastonbury

Last year, Dolly Parton raised the annual Sunday afternoon ‘legends’ slot’ into a new league, drawing one of the biggest crowds in Glastonbury history for a trawl through the hits and a slightly bizarre ditty about mud. The buzz around last year’s set seems to have spilled over into 2015 and, as a beaming Lionel Richie strolls on stage at 4pm, the field is busier than for any other act on the bill so far. In a line up that stretches from Kanye West to Motorhead to Florence, Lionel is its cheesy, charming and often inadvertently hilarious king.

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Read Patti Smith's Poem For The Dalai Lama's Birthday - And His Inspiring Response

There are some things that could only ever happen at Glastonbury, and Patti Smith welcoming the Dalai Lama onstage midway through her electric show on the Pyramid Stage to wish him a happy birthday is undoutbtedly one of them. His Holiness the Dalai Lama, who earlier spoke about the importance of global unity and oneness at the Stone Circle, will turn 80 on July 6. As an early birthday present Smith read a new poem that she had written for the occasion:

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The Libertines' Secret Set Was Glastonbury's Most Exciting Moment In Years. Here's Why

While Florence and the Machine nabbing the Friday night headliner slot from an injured Foo Fighters might have been day one’s biggest talking point, the question mark over who would fill Flo’s vacant support space was still left lingering until the last minute. Earlier today, it was announced that the mysterious slot filler would play from 8.20pm until 9.30pm. Blur discounted themselves from the running. But, aside from a heaving rumour mill, the real identity of the band remained more of a genuine surprise than any “secret” set in recent Glastonbury memory. Cue 8.20. A grainy black and white screen. The crackled strains of Vera Lynn’s ‘We’ll Meet Again’ and the faces of Pete Doherty, Carl Barat, John Hassall and Gary Powell striding onto the stage: the next hour and a bit will go down in contemporary Glasto history. Here’s a round up of what made it great.

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Slipknot's Corey Taylor On Selfie Sticks, Bill Hicks And Being The Metal Larry David

Celebrities. Airports. Twerking, technology and the Transformers movies. These are just a few of the vagaries of modern existence that make Corey Taylor want to "smash my head through a mirror" in his new book, the brilliantly blunt You're Making Me Hate You. While it may not shock you to learn that the yowling ball of rage who fronts masked metal shredders Slipknot has a low-boiling point, it may surprise you to learn he's really, really funny. Here's what he had to say about the book, the war on ISIS and how if you like to use selfie sticks at festivals, you should probably watch out, because he will hit you with a cricket bat.

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