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<b>Richie Sambora</b> is still a member of <b>Bon Jovi</b>, but he's attending to an undisclosed "personal matter," and won't be on the band's upcoming tour. Rumors had been circulating that Sambora had exited the group permanently. <em>--<a href="http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/news/local/Bon-Jovi-Sambora-Ellen-Guitarist-204289551.html" target="new">NBC Philadelphia</a></em>

Richie Sambora is still a member of Bon Jovi, but he's attending to an undisclosed "personal matter," and won't be on the band's upcoming tour. Rumors had been circulating that Sambora had exited the group permanently. --NBC Philadelphia

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A jury of six men and six women has been impaneled in the Michael Jackson wrongful death civil case filed against entertainment company AEG. The search is now on for six alternate jurors. --Los Angeles Times

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Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon talked to Elle's Lizzy Goodman, touching on her split with Thurston Moore, as well as her breast cancer treatment. --Elle

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A court has dismissed a million-dollar suit filed by rapper Wiz Khalifa against veteran Washington, D.C. concert promoter It's My Party over a disputed gig. The judge reportedly found that Khalifa didn't sign a contract to perform the show in question. --TMZ

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Jimmy Kimmell Live went to Coachella, and found that a lot of folks are willing to pretend that they've heard of bands that don't actually exist. Hilarity ensues. --

 

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