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10 hrs ago | Star Tribune

Bayport BBQ right up Memphis musician's alley

The Real-Phonic Radio Hour knows its roots-rock talent, so when organizers chose John Paul Keith, the Memphis guitarist and songwriter, to close out their 2013-14 season at the James J. Hill Center in St. Paul last spring, hopes were high.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Bar-B-Q, Memphis, St. Paul, MN

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Daily Mail

Is a rise in blue eyes because we find them attractive? Scientists...

Is a rise in blue eyes because we find them attractive? Scientists believe colour has usurped brown as most dominant because they are 'like the peacock's tail' All eyes in the country were once brown, but a study revealed they are now 48 per cent blue, 30 per cent green and 22 per cent brown.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Paul Newman

The Morning Call

Top 3 Pop: 'The Leftovers' finalem, album from The Kooks, 'Houdini' mini-series

Harry Houdini came from humble beginnings as an Eastern European immigrant named Erich Weiss.


Related Topix: The Kooks, Pop/Rock, Entertainment, Television

The Fresno Bee

Labor costs weighing down Postal Service

There is even more bad financial news for the U.S. Postal Service, according to a report released last week by the agency's Office of Inspector General.


Related Topix: The Postal Service, Fitness, Weight Training

Linn's Stamp News

USPS 2014 stamp yearbook pre-orders begin

A Circus souvenir sheet available only in the United States Postal Service's 2014 stamp yearbook will include designs similar to these two previous U.S. stamps.


Related Topix: The Postal Service

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Download "Mother's Touch" by Maitland from a Key Studio Session

Maitland is singer, songwriter and guitarist Josh Hines. Originally from Williamsport, PA, Hines now calls Philly home.


Related Topix: Philadelphia, PA, Bright Eyes

Daily Mail

Why my dad was cinema's Mr Mean by Steve McQueen's son

On screen, Steve McQueen was the King of Cool. With his blond hair, blazing blue eyes and chiselled features, his face was more eloquent than any of the lines written for him in hit movies such as The Great Escape, Bullitt, Getaway and The Thomas Crown Affair.


Related Topix: Thriller, The Towering Inferno, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Bullitt, Comedy Movies, The Thomas Crown Affair, Celebrities, Steve McQueen, Paul Newman

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Nashville Scene

Kiwi legends embark on a farewell tour - maybe

If ever a band could be described as "sneakily vital," it's The Clean. As the best-known export from New Zealand's esteemed Flying Nun record label, the Kiwi garage popsters became one of the more influential indie acts of the '80s - despite taking most of the decade off.


Related Topix: The Clean, Alternative, Pop/Rock, Yo la Tengo, New Zealand, World News

Gliceryn's Dirty Rock Fills The Hamptons

As Labor Day Weekend approaches, " Dirty Rock" is filling the beaches of the Hamptons.


The Baltimore Sun

All Time Low guitarist jumps into bar industry with The Rockwell

When the bar Vale Tudo changed its name to The Rockwell in June, part of the reason was to have a name better reflect the club's "rock 'n' roll image."


Related Topix: All Time Low, Music, Entertainment


Biblical opening Death From Above 1979 tour

Toronto heavy psych outfit Biblical have been added as support to the previously discussed Death From Above 1979 tour .


Related Topix: Death from Above 1979, World News, Germany, France, Belgium, Netherlands


Ryan Keberle covers his collaborator Sufjan Stevens on new LP

Trombonist Ryan Keberle has played as a member of Sufjan Stevens ' Age of Adz band, St. Vincent & David Byrne 's band, and appeared with Sufjan, Bryce Dessner and Nico Muhly at their Planetarium shows .


Related Topix: Sufjan Stevens, Progressive-Rock

Cambridge Evening News

The Kooks announce Cambridge Corn Exchange gig

Taking a swerve into more R'n'B beats of late, The Kooks are set to return to Cambridge on the back of their fourth album, Listen, out on Monday, September 1. The Brighton four-piece, led by winklepicker wearing, curly haired frontman Luke Pritchard, will play Cambridge Corn Exchange on Tuesday, November 18. Having gone a bit funk recently, the ... (more)


Related Topix: The Kooks

Oxford Times

Packing Them in: The sun shines at this year's Cropredy Festival

WITH music festivals cropping up all summer long, Oxfordshire seems to have cracked the code of what makes a great one.


Related Topix: Oxfordshire County, England


Vermont tunesmith will stop at South on Main

Anais Mitchell , an acclaimed Vermont singer-songwriter, will make her first visit to Arkansas to perform today at South on Main .


Related Topix: Leonard Cohen, Folk, Gillian Welch, Orpheus, Ani Difranco, Little Rock, AR

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Now Toronto

Beloved band ride reunion wave a " for now

Since re-forming to play a few shows this summer, Constantines are showing no signs of rust.


Related Topix: The Constantines

NC band, Flagship dock for a residency at The Chapel before setting sail for UK

You have one last chance to catch North Carolina band, Flagship at The Chapel tomorrow night and you won't want to miss it.


Related Topix: North Carolina, Animal Collective


More Colorado pot seized in the mail, report says

The amount of Colorado marijuana being seized en route to other states through the U.S. mail has more than quadrupled since 2010 and was destined for more states than before, according to a new report by a federally funded drug task force.


Related Topix: Drugs, Marijuana, Prison, Illinois, The Postal Service, Criminal Defense Law, Law

Cinema Detroit: Inclusion & Faygo Under The Same Roof

When co-owners Paula Guthat and her husband Tim put together their weekly movie line-up, it's like a mix tape from a good friend - the one who dabbles in a little of everything.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Award, Gay/Lesbian, Michigan, Theater, Arts

The Pordland Mercury

Up & Coming

JACK WHITE, CURTIS HARDING To say that Lazaretto , Jack White's second solo album, is the best thing he's done since the White Stripes will sound like high praise to those charmed by the busman's holiday twofer of the Raconteurs and Dead Weather, but lyrics don't get much worse than "I've got a rabbit, it likes to hop/I've got a girl and she likes ... (more)


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jack White, The White Stripes, Animal Collective, Celebrities, The Eagles, Theater, Arts, Milwaukie, OR