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59 min ago | Slate Magazine

Blue Ruin

Alfred Hitchcock's Torn Curtain is a stiff, somewhat unengaging Cold War espionage movie with one justly famous scene: In the barren kitchen of a farmhouse near Berlin, Paul Newman's American spy and a terrified German housewife do away with an East German agent the hard way.


Related Topix: Vocal, Alfred Hitchcock, Celebrities, Paul Newman, Movies, Entertainment

2 hrs ago | USA Today

'No Good Reason' explores illustrator Ralph Steadman

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Related Topix: The Rum Diary, Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Adventure, Celebrities, Johnny Depp, Hunter S. Thompson, Movies, Entertainment

4 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Postal Workers Protest At Staples Over Shift In Jobs

Postal workers take part in a march in Washington, D.C., on Thursday to protest the opening of U.S. Postal Service counters at Staples stores.


Related Topix: The Postal Service

4 hrs ago | Direct Marketing News

USPS Files Motion to Delay Exigency Reporting

The U.S. Postal Service filed a motion with the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington, DC, yesterday asking it to stay provisions in the Postal Regulatory Commission's order granting the exigent rate increase.


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6 hrs ago |

Choose Your Own Adventure (And Address) in Rittenhouse Square

Option A: You buy a 960 square foot retail space at 1614 Spruce Street which may or may not continue as Margarita's Beauty Salon.


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6 hrs ago | Brooklynvegan

The Presidents of the United States of America released their first...

Veteran quirk rockers The Presidents of the United States of America had planned to be done recording music after 2008's These Are the Good Times People , but as drummer Jason Finn puts it , they "accidentally did it again" with this year's PledgeMusic-funded Kudos to You! , which came out this past February.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Presidents of the United States of America, The Long Winters, Anchorage, AK, Fairbanks, AK

8 hrs ago |

Allison Crowe Drives to New Lands: "Heavy Graces" Tour on Deck

Some years more-so than others. And, like such phenomena, Allison Crowe's preternatural talent, and her peerless body of music, is marked by a pure, crystalline, uniqueness.


Related Topix: Easy-Listening, Canada, Man of Steel

11 hrs ago | Socialite Life

Adorable Fan Gifts Amber Heard With A Birthday Cupcake While She...

Donning a pink wig, the actress has been working hard on the movie in New York which also stars mega-star Christopher Walken .


Related Topix: The Rum Diary

15 hrs ago | Hispanic Business

Arcade Fire's Starlight Theatre show highlights a busy week for live music

This time, the seven-member band is touring on "Reflektor," its most-recent album, and one that requires a larger ensemble of musicians.


Wed Apr 23, 2014

The Daily Campus

The Kooks surprise fans

The Kooks' latest release, "Down EP," is a four-song tease of their forthcoming album "Listen," which surprised its fans with refreshingly new sounds; a mixture of Kanye West's beats from "Yeezus "and The Kooks' distinctive upbeat acoustic guitar.


Related Topix: The Kooks, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Kanye West, Hip-Hop, Hip Hop

How a Virtual Reality Demo Showed Us the Future of Movies

Last year the Tribeca Film Festival launched a Storyscapes section, which was this really cool corner of the fest that featured a group of interactive storytelling experiences.


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Virtual Reality, Choose Your Own Adventure


Constantines' Revered, Intense 'Shine a Light' Gets Vinyl Reissue

Constantines are marking the 10th anniversary of their most influential album on its 11th anniversary.


Related Topix: The Constantines, Canada,

The Washington Post

Unions plan protests against Postal Servicea s Staples deal

Postal unions have planned nationwide demonstrations for Thursday to protest a recent U.S. Postal Service deal that allows office-supply retailer Staples to sell USPS products such as stamps, mail services and package delivery.


Related Topix: The Postal Service, World News

Bry Webb Set to Release Solo Album 'Free Will' 5/20

In addition to Bry Webb 's previously announced forthcoming solo record Free Will, out May 20 on Ide Fixe Records, Sub Pop will release a vinyl-only reissue of The Constantines' seminal Shine A Light June 10. Originally released in 2003 and since named one of the top 200 records of the 2000s by Pitchfork and often cited as one of the best Canadian ... (more)


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'The Other Woman' Explodes Thanks To Red Carpet Premiere

The Other Woman held its Hollywood premiere Monday night, leading to a massive 180% increase in buzz on Tuesday to 9,149 tweets, up from 3,262 tweets on Monday.



The Horrors, Palma Violets and more added to Reading...

The Horrors , Palma Violets and Pulled Apart By Horses are among the latest additions to the Reading and Leeds Festivals this August.


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Alternative Addiction

The Kooks Release New EP

The Kooks have a new EP entitled Down which is out today via Astralwerks. The EP features four new songs by the band, including the already-released title-track, which was premiered last month as Zane Lowe's Hottest Record.


Related Topix: The Kooks, Hip-Hop, Hip Hop

Seattle Weekly

Wyrd Visions Is Weirdly Beautiful

Wyrd Visions is not for casual listeners. Toronto songwriter Colin Bergh's project disappeared almost as quickly as it arrived in 2006, taking with it its only record, -a limited pressing from Blue Fog Recordings that quickly sold out.


Related Topix: Music, Entertainment

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Elvis Presley's Graceland in Memphis Announces Plans for Elvis Week 2014

Elvis Presley's Graceland has announced an exciting preliminary lineup of events for Elvis Week 2014 to be held at Graceland in Memphis.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Memphis, Memphis, TN

Daily Mail

Cody Simpson shares his grief after hearing about a dedicated fan's tragic death

He has been enjoying the viral success of his new hit Surfboard, but Cody Simpson's Twitter timeline took a darker turn on Monday.


Related Topix: Twitter, Cody