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57 min ago | U.S. Naval Institute

Analysis: Mystery Plane Seen Over Kansas Likely U.S. Military Aircraft

The mysterious triangular-shaped aircraft has made several appearances over the skies of the continental United States - with the most recent sighting being over Wichita, Kan.


Related Topix: Wichita, KS, US Military, US Navy, US Air Force

5 hrs ago | KXVO

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum unveils Top 10 music festival performances of all-time

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Related Topix: Best of 2007, Information

Tue Apr 22, 2014


The Orb are here, so I scanned the flyer to their 1997 Hammerstein Ballroom show

Back in '97, way before "EDM" was a thing, but when NYC rave culture had already gotten what seemed back then a bit too popular, rave music heroes The Orb came to town for a show in support of Orblivion .


Related Topix: The Orb, Science / Technology, NASA

Mon Apr 21, 2014

South China Morning Post

Shenzhen is a starting point for bands trying to make it on the mainland

A handful of indie music pubs in Shenzhen are becoming jumping-off points for foreign bands trying to make it on the mainland, writes Fiona Tam It's a Friday night and there's a good turnout at the Brown Sugar Jar in Shenzhen.


Related Topix: World News, China, Asia

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Psychology Today

What Do Words Taste Like?

James Wannerton, the President of the UK Synaesthesia Association, has word to taste synesthesia .


All About Jazz

Read "Colin Edwin - Lorenzo Feliciati: Twinscapes"

From the bottom up, Twinscapes is a long time coming, and not just for bass players.


Related Topix: Eno, Brian Eno

Sat Apr 19, 2014


Billie Joe Armstrong joins The Replacements at Coachella

Musician Billie Joe Armstrong performs during the 'American Idiot' curtain call at St James Theater on September 28, 2010 in New York City.


Related Topix: Armstrong, Pop/Rock, The Replacements, Billie Joe Armstrong, Green Day, Punk


The Nomad Tribes of Africa

T. Greer : The trouble with these lists is that they were composed by public intellectuals and literary figures, not actual experts in well, anything really.


Related Topix: Electrical Engineering, Science, Brian Eno, Eno

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Stranger

Tonight in Music: Night Beats, Piotr Kurek, the Orb and More

Have you heard Seattle psych-garage freakers Night Beats' most recent album, Sonic Bloom , yet? Released last fall, as a first album pressing for new label the Reverberation Appreciation Society , Bloom is a stoner's sonic paradise - and a dirty, skuzzy homage to garage-rock godfathers the 13th Floor Elevators and to the melodic genius of the ... (more)


Related Topix: The Orb, Seattle, WA, Society, Stardock, Video Games

Scoop: REVOLUTION on NBC - Wednesday, May 7, 2014

"REVOLUTION" "TOMORROWLAND" 05/07/2014 : MILES AND MONROE PLAN TO FIGHT DIRTY WHEN THE PATRIOTS CHANGE TACTICS Truman , empowered with new authority from the President, launches a mustard gas attack designed to kill Miles and Monroe .


Related Topix: Revolution, Entertainment, Television, Tomorrowland

Shakespeare & Co's 'Satchmo' earns raves in off-Broadway transfer

One of the great benefits of going to theater in western Massachusetts is the opportunity to catch new plays during their gestational periods, before they go on to greater renown in New York or across the country.


Related Topix: Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Theater, Arts, Lenox, MA, Armstrong, New Orleans, Music!, Drama Movies

Thu Apr 17, 2014


You Can Relive the '90s With These Teen Heartthrobs on TV

When you think of the '90s, you think of teen heartthrobs . The decade put plenty of hot guys on our radar, and that trend continued into the early '00s with romantic comedies like She's All That .


Related Topix: The Heart Throbs, Comedy Movies, She's All That, Dawson's Creek, Soap Opera, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Wicker Park, The Virgin Suicides, Sport Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, The Mighty Ducks, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies


"Daddy's Car"

Someday World , due out on June 5th, is a collaborative LP from Brian Eno and Underworld's Karl Hyde .


Related Topix: Brian Eno, Eno, Underworld, Electronic, Music, Entertainment

The Pordland Mercury

Tonight in Music: Ural Thomas/Shirley Nanette and the Pain, the Orb

URAL THOMAS AND THE PAIN, SHIRLEY NANETTE, ANCIENT HEAT There be treasure buried on this island, and the music scene's currently enjoying its unearthing: If you've yet to see the revived soul of Ural Thomas and the Pain, time to rectify.


Related Topix: The Orb

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Louis Armstrong House Museum and Moving Image to Host Special Screening of HELLO, DOLLY!, 5/10

On Saturday, May 10th, 2014 the Louis Armstrong House Museum and the Museum of the Moving Image will host a dessert reception and special screening of the beloved film musical Hello , Dolly! in honor of Ambassador Satch knocking the Fab Four off Billboards' #1 spot at the height of Beatlemania.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Family, Musical Movies, Hello, Dolly!, Armstrong, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Drama Movies, Bye Bye Birdie, The Ed Sullivan Show, Entertainment, Television


Hans Zimmer composes Tomorrowland hymn

It may just be starting to feel like spring, but summer is right around the corner - and so is Tomorrowland.


Related Topix: Tomorrowland, Classical, Symphony, Arts

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Region heats up with summer of sizzling shows

We're still a couple of months from the official start of summer, but it's never too early to start planning which concerts to attend when the weather finally warms up for good.


Related Topix: New York, Binghamton, NY, New Orleans, Music!, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Drama Movies, Armstrong

Tucson Weekly

More From Our Interview With Steve Roach

In last week's issue, we spoke with ambient composer Steve Roach about the 30th anniversary of his landmark album Structures from Silence.


The Stranger

Data Breaker

Usually we have to wait till Decibel Festival to get a bill with two lewd muthas like this on it.


Related Topix: The Orb

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Stranger

7 Remarkable Robert Fripp Moments

Robert Fripp is performing tonight with Slow Music at the Triple Door . In honor of this occasion, here are seven of his most memorable moments on record, as recollected by me in the last couple of hours.


Related Topix: Progressive-Rock, Robert Fripp, Eno, Brian Eno