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17 min ago | Brandon Sun

Bebel Gilberto spreads her fusion sound in new album

The Rio de Janeiro-raised musician - the daughter of renowned singer and guitarist Joao Gilberto and singer and composer Miucha, - describes her music simply as the "Bebel Sound," an eclectic mix of Brazilian rhythms, soul and electronic music.


Related Topix: Bebel Gilberto, South America, World News, Brazil

Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

George W. Bush Just Took The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge And It's Pretty Hilarious

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

17 min ago | Denver Westword

Sin City's Best Special Effect Is Eva Green

Sin City, population unknown but dropping every minute, is a gorgeous place, but you wouldn't want to live there.


Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Frank Miller, Celebrities, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Hot Chicks, Jessica Alba, Bruce Willis, Movies, Entertainment

1 hr ago | Nippertown!

Blues Phenomenon Jonny Lang @ the Mahaiwe Thursday [Berkshire on Stage]

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center will present Grammy Award-winning blues guitarist and singer-songwriter Jonny Lang on Thursday at 8pm.


Related Topix: Jonny Lang, Fargo, ND

2 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

The 10 Best Blues Clubs in Dallas-Fort Worth

Texas music bleeds the blues, but finding a place to enjoy them in Dallas-Fort Worth area seems nearly impossible these days.


Related Topix: Fort Worth, TX, Texas, Stevie Ray Vaughan

4 hrs ago | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Download "Don't Call No Ambulance" by blues man Selwyn Birchwood

Tampa Bay blues rocker Selwyn Birchwood is one of the hottest young guitar and slide guitarists on the blues music scene today.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Buddy Guy, Orlando, FL, University of Central Florida, University of Tampa

7 hrs ago | This is Local London

Alba reveals inner steel for sequel

Jessica Alba has revealed how excited she was to let out her inner tough girl for her role in the new Sin City sequel.


Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Jessica Alba, Frank Miller, Bruce Willis

8 hrs ago | BleacherReport

Marouane Fellaini Injury: Updates on Manchester United Star's Foot and Return

101 Great Goals also tweeted the newspaper's photo of Fellaini pictured on crutches, Napoli move for Man United midfielder now unlikely Doctors remain cautious re initial scans of Fellaini foot - no severe damage but whether ligaments injured to be determined.


Related Topix: The Red Devils

Tue Aug 19, 2014

A punk rock star is born in Benjamin Booker

There are many points of reference within but still nothing that can quite prepare you for the sound of Benjamin Booker .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Creedence Clearwater Revival, Muddy Waters

Best of New Orleans

Out now: new releases from Dr. John, Benjamin Booker

Lo-fi demos of chugging blues numbers gave Booker a chance to flex his newly discovered gift of a voice, a smoke-rattled, throaty, note-sensitive whisper-growl not unlike that of blues greats before him.


Related Topix: New Orleans, Music!, Drama Movies, Dr. John, New Orleans, LA, Ambient, Armstrong, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment


Bruce Willis Has a Brilliant New Invention for Eating Corn on the Cob

We know that Bruce Willis plays a mean harmonica thanks to his appearance on Saturday Night Live last fall.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Bruce Willis, David Letterman

The Coastal Courier

Free blues concert here Friday

Janiva Magness, who has been the B.B. King entertainer of the year, will play a free concert in Hinesville Friday.


Related Topix: B.B. King, Black Entertainment, Hinesville, GA, Liberty County, GA, Life, Food, Food Festival

See blues diva Candye Kane perform at Tip Top Deluxe

Candye Kane has been called a true celebrity diva and tough cookie. Her voice is described as brassy, sassy and seductive.


Related Topix: Entertainment

Mountain Xpress

Solo searching: Floating Action returns with a hi(gher)-fi new album

UNSINKABLE: Even if fame has yet eluded him, Seth Kauffman, second from left, continues to release wildly original yet wholly distinct records as Floating Action.


Related Topix: Ray LaMontagne, Dan Auerbach, Pop/Rock, The Black Keys, Lana Del Rey

International Business Times

'Sin City: A Dame To Kill For' Women Includes Eva Green,...

"Sin City: A Dame to Kill For" which will be shown in U.S. theatres on Friday, Aug. 22, 2014 features a lot of women including Eva Green , Jessica Alba , Rosario Dawson , Jamie Chung and Cast member Jessica Alba poses at a press line for "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For" during the 2014 Comic-Con International Convention in San Diego, California July ... (more)


Related Topix: Thriller, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Jessica Alba, Rosario Dawson, Bruce Willis

5 supergroups to catch at Americanafest 2014

When the Americana Music Festival and Conference rolls around Sept. 17-21 in Nashville, you can bet on there being plenty of guest sit-ins during Americana Showcase sets.


Related Topix: Nashville, TN, Pop/Rock, The Decemberists, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Action films bore me, says 'Lucy' director Luc Besson

French director Luc Besson's new film, "Lucy", about a woman who ingests a drug that gives her supernormal mental powers, says action films bore him - but his movie still has a spectacular car chase through Paris.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Bruce Willis, Milla Jovovich, Alternative, Scarlett Johansson, Hot Chicks

The West Milford Messenger

A night of blues with Kenny Wayne Shepherd

The Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band's "Going Home Tour," will bring a night of blues music Saturday, Sept.


Related Topix: Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Shreveport, LA, Black Entertainment, B.B. King, Entertainment

This is The West Country

Otterton Mill has just released tickets for its Autumn music season.

In what promises to be an outstanding programme of acoustic music, highlights include international blues legend Dana Gillespie, and one of Canada's finest singer-songwriters James Keelaghan.


Related Topix: Dana Gillespie, James Keelaghan, Folk

Contra Costa Times

Fall arts 2014: Monterey, SFJazz fests take center stage

Autumn approaches, bringing the nation's best outdoor jazz festival and much else.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Herbie Hancock, Jazz, Jason Moran

National Public Radio

Box Set Looks Back On Pioneering '5' Royales

Soul music is often defined as the moment when gospel and blues met and formed a new sound.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Ray Charles