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8 hrs ago | Creative Loafing Atlanta

Tracklist: Beck, Brent Hinds, Harvey Danger, Childish Gambino, Dean Wareham, and more

It's one of those songs that is always on somewhere. We stopped having it in crappy teenager movies-some of those were fine, but a lot were trashy.


Related Topix: Alternative, Rodrigo y Gabriela

12 hrs ago | Jacksonville Daily News

Rodrigo y Gabriela bring a heavy metal intensity to acoustic jams

Gabriela Quintero hears things: drums, bass and maybe a few other instruments whenever she and musical partner Rodrigo Sanchez play on stage.


Related Topix: Rodrigo y Gabriela, Classical, Rodrigo, Mexico, World News, Music, Entertainment

12 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

SoundCheck: Totally '90s Under the Sun Tour among top live music picks

Details: Sunday 7 p.m. Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N McMullen-Booth Road, Clearwater.


Related Topix: Clearwater, FL, Traveler, Theater, Arts, St. Petersburg, FL, Music, Entertainment

Tue Jul 29, 2014


Chris Brown Hopes To Make Big Bucks Off New 'X' Album

Since his release from jail on June 2, he's been focused on the post-production of his sixth studio album X .


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Chris Brown

Daily Mail

Chris Brown's neighbour makes it clear rapper isn't welcome after renting LA mansion

Mansion of late 'Queen of Mean' hotel baroness - who left her entire estate to her dog - goes on sale for $65million Does Apple deliberately slow its old models before a new release? Searches for 'iPhone slow' show a spike ahead of launches 'I'll shoot him!' Chris Brown's neighbour makes it clear that the rapper is not welcome after renting new ... (more)


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Chris Brown, Los Angeles, CA, Home Listing, Home

Korea Herald

JYJ's single - Back Seat' tops charts

Popular K-pop trio JYJ, who has kept fans waiting patiently for nearly three years, has returned with its newest album "Just Us" on Tuesday.


Related Topix: Dance, Hip-Hop, Pop/Rock, Chris Brown

Mon Jul 28, 2014

MER in concert at Block Thirty Seven Pedway Summer Performance Series Stage 37

One of Chicago's brightest rising stars, singer/songwriter/guitarist MER , brings his popular original power pop/rock music to the Block Thirty Seven Pedway Summer Performance Series on Monday, July 28th, 2014, at 4:30pm, at Stage 37 , 108 North State Street, Chicago, Illinois 60602.


Related Topix: Chicago, IL, Wrigleyville (Chicago, IL), The Loop (Chicago, IL), River North (Chicago, IL)

Sat Jul 26, 2014

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

XPNFest Recap: Rodrigo y Gabriela bring the first day of #xpnfest to a close on the River Stage

Mexican acoustic guitar duo Rodrigo y Gabriela closed out the first night of the festival with a striking set on the River Stage.


Related Topix: Rodrigo y Gabriela, Classical, Rodrigo, Philadelphia, PA

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Film Comment

For Those About to Rock: Rodrigo y Gabriela

Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero began their musical careers in Mexico City playing in metal bands.


Related Topix: Rodrigo y Gabriela, Movies, Entertainment

Balloon Juice

More Candy

I'm working on a couple more substantial bits, but like Betty, life is full today .


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Guitar World

Exclusive Live Video: Rodrigo y Gabriela Perform "The Soundmaker"

In the 3-part series, Guitar World 's Jimmy Brown chats with Rod y Gab about songwriting, gear, and their latest release, 9 Dead Alive .


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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Oregonian

Bringing bluegrass to the gorge: 2014 Columbia Gorge Bluegrass Festival kicks off this...

Dan Crary and Thunderation will be just one of the headliners coming to the 2014 Columbia Gorge Bluegrass Festival, kicking off this weekend near Stevenson, Wash.


Related Topix: Stevenson, WA, Music, Entertainment

Mon Jul 21, 2014


[News] Mally Mall Says Rihanna's Name Wasn't Brought Up In Drake/Chris Brown Meeting

Producer Mally Mall claims to have been the mediator between Chris Brown and Drake, says "it's all love" now.


Related Topix: Dance, Hip-Hop, Pop/Rock, Chris Brown

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Daily Star


LOCATION, LOCATION, LOCATION: Editors singer Tom Smith wants to hide from his family to scribe the band's brand-new album [GETTY] Tom, 33, told me: "We'll hide ourselves in somewhere like Mull and work 24 hours a day for a short period.



Photos: Chris Brown & Quincy Host Celebrity Kickball Game

Chris Brown teamed up with Puff Daddy's son Quincy to host a celebrity kickball game in Los Angeles yesterday .


Related Topix: Dance, Hip-Hop, Pop/Rock, Chris Brown

Power Line

Hot Tuna returns

Hot Tuna is/was Jorma Kaukonen and Jack Casady , the lead guitarist and bass player who broke off from the Jefferson Airplane in 1970 to pursue other interests, originally in acoustic blues.


Related Topix: Jorma Kaukonen, Jefferson Airplane, Pop/Rock, Blues, Jazz, Gary Davis

Kendall and Kylie Jenner go head-to-head in Chris Brown's...

Kendall and Kylie Jenner were on opposite sides of the kickball pitch when they competed for Chris Brown & Quincy's Kick'n It For Charity event in Glendale, California on Saturday.


Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Chris Brown, Glendale, CA

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Former L.A. mayor lands in traffic court -- as judge

Former L.A. Mayor James K. Hahn is known as a tough judge in traffic court. Peter Horton, the television actor who played Gary on "Thirtysomething," stood at the defendant's table in a Santa Monica courtroom and told the judge why he'd skipped his trial for allegedly failing to stop for a school bus boarding children.


Related Topix: Thirtysomething, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Peter Horton, Santa Monica, CA, Los Angeles County, CA, Los Angeles, CA

Fri Jul 18, 2014


Erlend A ye - "Garota" Video

Erlend Oye is best-know for his work in a couple of groups, the possibly-broken-up Kings Of Convenience and the definitely-broken-up Whitest Boy Alive, but he'll release his solo album Legao later this year, and we've already posted the early track " Fence Me In ."


Related Topix: Kings of Convenience, South Korea, World News

Fairfax Times

Musician/actor Hilton to play at Jammin Java

Singer, songwriter and guitarist Tyler Hilton will return to Jammin Java on Saturday for two back-to-back shows with “The Voice” contestant Tony Lucca.


Related Topix: Music!, Walk the Line, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, More, Rock-N-Roll, Entertainment