What a year it's been for fun.! Tonight, they are
From relative obscurity to their first Grammy win in under 12 months, what an incredible ride!!
And they beat out Alabama Shakes, Hunter Hayes, The Lumineers and Frank Oceanwho were also nominated for Best New Artist!
Well done, lads! Well done indeed!
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Well this must have put a DAMPER on things!
No pun intended!
Okay, yes it was! Ha!
The Lollapalooza Festival was forced to be halted over the weekend after a thunderstorm forced the event organizers to evacuate the concert-goers to parking garages for THREE HOURS until the rain had cleared…all the while Red Hot Chili Peppers were supposed to perform!
Luckily, the band was allowed to play their set when an extended curfew passed, but The Temper Tramps and Alabama Shakes were forced to cancel entirely!
Organizers explained in a statement:
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