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McCartney celebrates anniversary at NY high school

by Mesfin Fekadu AP Music WriterThis July 9, 2013 file photo shows Paul McCartney performing at Fenway Park in Boston, Mass. McCartney celebrated his 2-year wedding anniversary with his wife and few hundred students. (Photo by Marc Andrew Deley/Invision/AP, File) NEW YORK (AP) — Paul McCartney celebrated his second wedding anniversary with his wife and a few hundred high school students on Wednesday. The 71-year-old performed at the Frank Sinatra School of the Arts, which was opened by Tony Bennett.

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Indian sitar virtuouso Ravi Shankar dies at 92

by Muneeza NaqviAssociated Press Writer Ravi Shankar, the sitar virtuoso who became a hippie musical icon of the 1960s after hobnobbing with the Beatles and who introduced traditional Indian ragas to Western audiences over an eight-decade career, has died. He was 92. “GODFATHER OF WORLD MUSIC”– In this 1967 photo, Ravi Shankar plays his sitar in Los Angeles. Shankar, the sitar virtuoso who became a hippie musical icon of the 1960s after hobnobbing with the Beatles and who introduced traditional Indian ragas to Western audiences over an eight-decade career, died Dec. 11. He was 92. (AP Photo, File)