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a person used as a cover for some questionable activity

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Faith No More' were formed in San Francisco in 1979, with Mosley joining the band as frontman in 1983.
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The Peth, a psychedelic rock band built on the twin foundations of Rhys Ifans as a frontman and Super Furry Animals drummer Dafydd Ieuan as songwriter, will surely pack out the snug Cardiff venue on Wednesday, June 10.
The accolade was handed to Jimmy Page and Robert Plant by Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl at the glamorous event at London's Royal Opera House.
Former Led Zeppelin frontman Plant is up for the gong for his Raising Sand album, a collaboration with Alison Krauss.
Instead of thinking the U2 frontman might make interesting company, Shazza branded him a "tw**"
The band's latest opus Deadwing continues the evolution from the previous In Absentia--itself influenced by the extreme metal stylings of Opeth, whom P-Tree frontman Steven Wilson had produced and collaborated with on three albums--and offers the same big, accessible sound.
Trent Reznor, NIN frontman, took a hiatus from a life that nearly destroyed him after a downward spiral into drugs and alcohol.
The Oasis frontman is hoping to join OCS at Cardiff University next year.
In his spoken introduction to "Thank You Billy Graham," a once-in-a-lifetime all-star recording paying tribute to the world renowned, universally beloved evangelist, U2 frontman Bono perfectly captures the spirit of the heartfelt, inspiring project conceived by legendary singer and longtime Graham friend Pat Boone.
Summary: Major Lazer frontman will be joined by All Saints at the club after their Fiesta de Los Muertos performance
The frontman was badly injured in a cycling accident in New York's Central Park in November, which led to extensive surgery to his left arm and fractured his eye socket.