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Carter Stars Pay Tribute To Beloved Warm-up Act

British pop band Carter The Unstoppable Sex Machine have paid tribute to their touring talisman Jon 'fat' Beast following his death at the age of 51. The Only Living Boy In New Cross hitmakers employed Beast as a compere and warm-up act on tour, and he quickly became a hit with fans for encouraging them to bellow an insulting chant about his ... (more)


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7 hrs ago | Stereogum

Premature Evaluation: Spoon They Want My Soul

There's a moment on Spoon's new song "Outlier" where Britt Daniel sneaks a sharp splinter of film criticism into one of the tough, terse, personal songs that Spoon is so known for: "I remember when you walked out of Garden State / You had taste, you had taste / You had no time to waste."


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Spoon, The Shins

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Daily Kos

Netroots Radio Presents: "How Time Has Ticked A Heaven Round The Stars"

I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program Director for Netroots; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop.


Related Topix: Richard Burton, R-N-B, Yo la Tengo, Joe Strummer & the Mescaleros, Pop/Rock, Siouxsie and the Banshees, The Cranberries

City Paper

ToDo ToDay: Mates of State, Black Sparks, and Stupid Fucking Bird

Though U Street Music Hall regularly plays host to buzzy DJs and local purveyors of electronic music, its bookers also make room for smaller indie-rock acts.


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A Great Big Pile of Leaves, Diamond Youth, Prawn and Field Mouse add...

Topshelf Records has put out a handful of excellent releases over the past few years, and this year four of its bands will head out on Topshelf's first-ever label tour.


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Dan Michaelson And The Coastguards Announce New Album 'Distance' Plus ...

Dan Michaelson and The Coastguards will release their new album 'Distance' through State 51 on 18th August.


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Business & Heritage Clarksville

Civil War 1864 stamps to honor U.S. Colored Troops

U.S. Colored Troops will be honored with a series of commemorative stamps to be released Wednesday in Petersburg, West Virginia.


Related Topix: Petersburg, VA, The Postal Service, Painting, Arts, United States Military Academy

San Mateo Daily Journal

Burlingame post office could move to Primrose Road: U.S. Postal...

The downtown Burlingame post office will not be moving to 1100 Howard Ave., the current location of Calico Corners, but the long-vacant 329 Primrose Road is now being considered.


Related Topix: The Postal Service


Ryan Adams helps out on an underwhelming outing

Jenny Lewis' third solo album changed course dramatically when Ryan Adams got his hands on it.


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'Lucy' Knocks Out 'Hercules' To Dominate The Weekend Box Office

According to the action sci-fi thriller Lucy, using more than 10% of your brain's full capacity can allow you to bend the laws of physics and stop time.


Related Topix: Hercules, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Scarlett Johansson, Dwayne Johnson, Sex Tape, Movies, Entertainment

Sun Jul 27, 2014


Animated 'Garden State' Gifs Will Make You Come of Age All Over Again

From the film's universal messages about going home again, to its hilarious scenes about fast food knights, its tenth anniversary is definitely one worth celebrating.


Related Topix: The Shins, Pop/Rock

Target Marketing Magazine

Door Slamming on Home Mail Delivery?

Issa estimates $2 billion in savings from the bill approved on Wednesday by the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform, which the congressman heads.


Related Topix: The Postal Service

The Vermont Standard

USPS Plans To Cut North Hartland Post Office Hours

By Katy Savage, Standard Staff NORTH HARTLAND - Residents who are used to getting their mail at the post office here on Route 5, may have to go elsewhere.


Related Topix: North-Hartland, VT, The Postal Service, Hartland, VT, Bridgewater Corners, VT, Taftsville, VT

WUNC-FM Chapel Hill

Jenny Lewis, Live In Concert: Newport Folk 2014

Jenny Lewis ' voice has helped provide a soundtrack to the last 15 years, but it's not part of one specific sound: She's sung heartsick ballads and spiky rock , summery surf-pop , winsome electro-pop , and folk-tinged music that touches on country and girl-group sounds .


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Who Hijacked Our Country

The Post Office Could Provide a Public Option for Banking

This proposal has been around for awhile; Elizabeth Warren endorsed the idea a few months ago.


Related Topix: The Postal Service

Sat Jul 26, 2014


Scarlett pins The Rock for the box office title

Brain is beating brawn at the box office as Scarlett Johansson's "Lucy" outperformed Dwayne Johnson's "Hercules" on Friday.


Related Topix: Dwayne Johnson, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Scarlett Johansson, Hercules, And So It Goes

Seattle Times

10 acts to see at Capitol Hill Block Party Saturday

Saturday features two way-retro headliners in Canadian '80s-electro-funk revivalists Chromeo and New York's The Budos Band, who make the kind of big-band instrumental funk that sounds like it belongs on '70s kung fu movie soundtracks.


Related Topix: Electronic, Chromeo, Greater Manchester County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Thermals


What's going on Saturday? (Nick Cave, Braid, Darren Hayman, A Sunny...

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Devendra Banhart, Nicole Atkins @ Prospect Park Bandshell What can you say about Nick Cave? He's a living legend and remains an absolutely magnetic live performer.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Braid, Nick Cave, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Folk, Devendra Banhart, Hefner

Fri Jul 25, 2014

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Business Journal

Fate of Elvis guitar in legal limbo

As the recently announced auction of Elvis Presley memorabilia proves, there's a lot at stake when it comes to Elvis artifacts and soon a federal judge is going to have to step in to settle a dispute over one of them.


Related Topix: Memphis