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1 hr ago | The Village Voice

The Best Noise Music in July: 'Liberace Regaling Ghouls in a Mausoleum'

That's just one of the reasons this July feels so off to me -- the climate's alternated weirdly between cuttingly humid days and unseasonably cool ones in way that feels like a rebuke; it's constantly cloudy, insects are plentiful and vicious.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

St. Cloud Times

KXM musicians break away from barriers with new groupKXM musicians...

KXM musicians break away from barriers with new group KXM is an intriguing combination of musicians.

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Related Topix: King's X, Pop/Rock, Entertainment

The Times-Picayune

Idris Muhammad, legendary New Orleans drummer, is dead at 74

I'd put him on the Mount Rushmore of New Orleans drummers, along with Smokey Johnson, Johnny Vidacovich and Herlin Riley."

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USA Today

Aldean's 'Burnin' It Down' burns up the charts

Aldean's 'Burnin' It Down' burns up the charts The self-titled album from 5 Seconds of Summer tops the 'Billboard' albums chart.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Magic, Entertainment

Newsday

Fitz and The Tantrums headline U.S. Open ceremony

Noelle Scaggs, left, and Fitz of Fitz and the Tantrums on the observation deck of the Empire State Building in Manhattan.

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Related Topix: Sports, More Sports, US Open, Tennis, Entertainment

Marin Independent Journal

Today's Music Picks: Reunited Nickel Creek performs at Mountain Winery

Nickel Creek is back in action, after a nearly seven-year hiatus, and the reunion coincides with the band's 25th anniversary.

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Ananova

Neeson: Wife's Death Still Doesn't Feel Real

Liam Neeson has spoken about the moment his wife Natasha Richardson died and how it still doesn't feel real.

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Related Topix: Horror Movies, Taken, Drama Movies, Thriller, Celebrities, Liam Neeson, Entertainment

The Village Voice

A Completely Surreal Icelandic Musical Has the Best Soundtrack of the Year

Throughout history, musicals have come with some pretty outrageous premises. But it's safe to say that none before Revolution In The Elbow of Ragnar Agnarsson Furniture Painter -- a rock musical written by a little-known, reclusive Icelandic songwriter -- involved a political struggle and a love triangle taking place in a Horton Hears a Who -like ... (more)

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Comedy Movies, August, Drama Movies, Entertainment

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Metro Times

Final Assault creates pure and direct hardcore music

Detroit, the city has a proven and impressive track record for producing awesome, angry-as-fuck hardcore punk bands.

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Related Topix: Detroit, MI, Punk, The Meatmen, Hardcore, Discharge, Entertainment

USA Today

Eric Clapton honors JJ Cale with cool 'Breeze'

Eric Clapton, Willie Nelson, Tom Petty and other devotees of JJ Cale pay tribute to the late musician on 'The Breeze,' out July 29. Eric Clapton honors JJ Cale with a cool 'Breeze' Eric Clapton, Willie Nelson, Tom Petty and other devotees of JJ Cale pay tribute to the late musician on 'The Breeze,' out July 29. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: ... (more)

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Related Topix: Blues, J.J. Cale, Eric Clapton, Oklahoma, Oklahoma Government, Folk, Entertainment

The Campbell Reporter

Katy Perry, Shakira deliver top YouTube music videos of 2014

Katy Perry is No. 1 on YouTube's list of the year's most popular music videos. The pop star's smash "Dark Horse ft.

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USA Today

Katy Perry, Shakira top YouTube's 2014 music video list

Just past the year's halfway point, Katy Perry's 'Dark Horse' tops YouTube's list of the most popular videos of 2014.

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Newsday

Lady Gaga on Tony Bennett duet album: Jazz comes easier than pop

Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett arrive to their 'Cheek To Cheek' taping at at Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City, on July 28, 2014.

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Press-Telegram

Music aside, Queen of Soul is pumped for fair food

There's something beyond delivering a set packed with her hits that's got Aretha Franklin jazzed about fair season: the food.

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TwinCities

Music aside, Queen of Soul is pumped for fair food

Aretha Franklin is jazzed about more than music at the Ohio State Fair: She's also looking forward to the food.

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New York Daily News

Hilary Duff releases music video 'Chasing the Sun'

Hilary Duff may be physically at work in her new music video, but in her mind she's chasing the sun.

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CTNow.com

This Year's Gathering Of The Vibes Features New Dead Tribute Act

Gathering of the Vibes was founded in 1996 as a tribute to then-recently-deceased Jerry Garcia of the Grateful Dead .

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USA Today

Toby, Taylor top list of highest paid country artists

Toby Keith has topped Forbes' list of the world's highest paid country artists for a second year in a row, banking a hefty $65 million, according to the magazine.

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The Campbell Reporter

Today's Music Picks: Arcade Fire supports 'Reflektor' at Shoreline

Arcade Fire, one of the world's most popular modern-rock troupes, has been a regular presence in the Bay Area in recent months.

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Related Topix: The Arcade Fire, Alternative-Rock, Santa Clara County, CA, Mountain View, CA, Oakland, CA, Funk, Tower of Power, Entertainment

Ananova

Hobbit Trailer: Climax Of Middle Earth Saga

The video for the Peter Jackson-directed film, titled The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies, depicts an epic-scale battle that takes place in Middle Earth, based on the books by JRR Tolkien.

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Related Topix: J.R.R. Tolkien, Vocal, Entertainment

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