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26 min ago | Now Toronto

Indie rock acts provide contrast in their approach

Frog Eyes' frontman Carey Mercer was forced to start playing while the band waited for their drummer to "put his pants on."


Behind The Killcams - 2 PIECE HITMARKER

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

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

2 hrs ago | Phoenix New Times

La Cerca's Big Sound Comes from Small Influences

La Cerca singer/songwriter/guitarist Andrew Gardner is an idealist. No, he's a cynic.


Related Topix: Beat Happening, Tucson, AZ

4 hrs ago | Merinews

Forest, for rest...?

Millions of years ago, there was an event named"Carboniferous Rain forest Collapse", where sharp climatic changes destroyed tropical rainforests, causing the extinction of many plant and animal species.


5 hrs ago |

99 Bricks Wizard Academy Coming to PS Vita

Developed by WeirdBeard Games , a five-man indie studio from Amsterdam in the Netherlands, 99 Bricks Wizard Academy is a magical physics tower building game.


Related Topix: Amsterdam

9 hrs ago | River Front Times

St. Louis Duo Letter to Memphis Release Debut LP at the prestigious Sheldon Concert Hall

The founders of St. Louis group Letter to Memphis certainly know a good thing when they see it -- or hear it.


11 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

Top Music College Grabs 50m Smash Hit Sale

The chain of music colleges which provided a launch-pad for the careers of artists such as The Kooks is closing in on a takeover valuing it at more than 50m.


Related Topix: The Kooks, Pop/Rock, Roger Daltrey

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Style Weekly

Linger On

The latest outpost of Jessica and Josh Bufford's restaurant empire, Dash, is dubbed a kitchen and carry, brought to you by the owners and creators of Toast and Estilo.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Chesterfield, VA, Virginia Commonwealth University, Home, Home Listing, Pop/Rock, The Shins, Chicken, Meat

Government Executive

How Federal Agencies Can Solve Skyrocketing Workers' Comp Costs

Federal workers' compensation laws discourage employees from returning to the job and create unnecessary and burdensome costs for federal agencies, according to the U.S. Postal Service inspector general.


Related Topix: The Postal Service

Albany Times Union

Madison Theatre to screen first-run

Madison Theatre employee Joseph Alindato of Albany places information on the marquee on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 in Albany, N.Y. Friday is the grand re-opening of the theatre and will start with classic Paul Newman flicks such as "Slapshot," "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," Cool Hand Luke" and "The Sting."


Related Topix: Albany, NY, Drama Movies, Cool Hand Luke, Celebrities, Paul Newman, Valatie, NY


Today in Toronto: The Big Sleep, Jimmy Limit, Frog Eyes, Jake Mahaffy's Wellness, Ghostbusters

Today in Toronto you can chose between the ghoulish camp of Ghostbusters at Fort York or a screening of The Big Sleep starring Lauren Bacall at Videofag in Kensington Market.


Related Topix: Film Noir, Crime Movies, The Big Sleep, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Celebrities, Lauren Bacall

Lansing State Journal

TV Tonight: 'Wizard Wars' debuts, 'America's Got Talent' continues

TONIGHT'S MUST-SEE: "America's Got Talent," 9-11 p.m., NBC. At last, the near-eternal preliminaries are wrapping up and things are getting serious.


Related Topix: Teller, Celebrities, Paul Newman, Science Fiction TV, Doctor Who, Entertainment, Television

River Front Times

St. Louis' Creative Community Responds to Ferguson and Michael Brown

In the week and a half since Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson shot and killed Michael Brown, national attention has been turned on Ferguson, and it looks like it may stay that way for quite awhile.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St. Louis, MO

Mon Aug 18, 2014

New Richland post office to open Monday

The post office is asking customers with P.O boxes in the existing post office in the Federal Building on Jadwin Avenue to empty them this weekend, Richland Postmaster Barbara Puckett said in a notice.


Related Topix: The Postal Service, Richland, WA, West Richland, WA, Kennewick, WA

Daily Kos

Netroots Radio Presents: "The Monstrance of Bleeding Chains"

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: Entertainment, Drama, Television, The Radio Dept., Art Garfunkel, Folk, Simon & Garfunkel, Pop/Rock, Paris, TX, Death Cab for Cutie

Paul Newman is star of the day tomorrow on TCM

TCM has been airing Summer Under the Stars , where each day in August a certain star gets sthe whole day dedicated to them.


Related Topix: The Rack, War Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Paul Newman


Caught on camera: Postal worker throws package across driveway



Related Topix: Sienna Plantation, TX, The Postal Service, Fort Bend County, TX


Chicago Orders Ban On EDM Music At Historic Concert Venue

What was once one of Chicago's highest-profile destinations for EDM concerts will no longer be able to play host to events featuring live music from the popular, difficult-to-define genre.


Related Topix: Theater, Arts, The Postal Service, Los Angeles, CA, Studio City (Los Angeles, CA), Beverly Hills, CA, Guardians of the Galaxy


New Death From Above 1979 song appears online - listen

A new song by Death From Above 1979 has made its way online. Click above to listen to 'Government Trash', which featured on a free CD handed out to fans at the band's recent show at the Troubadour in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Death from Above 1979


Why Sharon Van Etten May Quit Playing Music

Sharon Van Etten knows what it is to voice her feelings. Through three albums of saturnine folk and indie-rock, the 33-year-old raven-haired, mahogany-eyed singer-songwriter has become increasingly well-known for the emotive qualities of both her singing and her often brutally candid lyrics.


Related Topix: Sharon Van Etten, Van Etten, NY, Cursive

'Paris Blues' available on home video for first time

One of the best jazz -themed films ever made, "Paris Blues" , is available for the first time in any home video format.


Related Topix: Jazz, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, The Long, Hot Summer, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Paul Newman