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Franz Ferdinand To Play 'Scotland Vote Yes' Independence Gig

Franz Ferdinand, Mogwai and Frightened Rabbit are the headliners of A Night For Scotland, a show supporting Scottish independence taking place on September 14. The event, held at Edinburgh's Usher Hall, will encourage Scots to vote "yes" on the upcoming independence referendum. The referendum takes place on September 18.

Bryan Singer's Accuser Michael Egan Drops Sex Abuse Lawsuit

Michael Egan, who accused director Bryan Singer of sex abuse, has dropped his lawsuit. A federal judge dismissed the case without prejudice, meaning that Egan may re-file it at a later date. Egan's lawyer withdrew his representation in late July, saying that relations with his client had "deteriorated." Egan had accused Singer of sexually molesting him at the age of 17.

'Son Of Guns' Canceled After Star Charged With Raping 12-Year-Old Daughter

Following the arrest of Will Hayden on rape charges, the Discovery Channel has canceled the reality show "Sons of Guns." Hayden, the show's star, has been accused of raping his 12-year-old daughter. "Given the serious and horrific nature of the charges against Will Hayden, we have decided to halt further production of Sons of Guns and cancel the series," Discovery told E! News in a statement.

'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' Tops Blu-ray Release Schedule

After a few fairly slow weeks, the Blu-ray release schedule picks up this week with the home market launch of "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," the Sony blockbuster starring Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone and Jamie Foxx. Also getting released this week will be smaller releases like "Fading Gigolo" and "The Quiet Ones," though both come off of mild box office runs.