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30 min ago | Marin Independent Journal

Lib at Large: The 'staying' power of Lisa Loeb

Lisa Loeb prides herself on being more than a musician, having worked in film, TV, voice-over even designing eyewear.


Related Topix: Hot Chicks, Pop/Rock, Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Comedy Movies, Reality Bites, Drama Movies, The Knack, Big Mountain, Comedy, Late Night With Conan O'Brien

4 hrs ago |

A Cultural Manifesto: Jamaican sound clash

This Saturday at Caribbean Village, DJ Indiana Jones and his longtime musical collaborator DJ Danger will be participating in Indy's first Jamaican-style DJ sound clash.


Related Topix: Indianapolis, IN

5 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

Rob Ford Ends Council Meeting The Only Way He Knows How [VIDEO]

NOVEMBER 15: Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is swarmed by media at City Hall after City Council striped him of emergency management powers on November 15, 2013 in Toronto, Canada.


Related Topix: Bob Marley, US News, Conservative Political News

5 hrs ago | Gawker

Watch Rob Ford Sing and Dance to "One Love" at a Council Meeting Again

Rob Ford, Toronto's most beloved singing and dancing entertainer, marked the final meeting of that city's current council the way he is wont to do: pounding his chest, swinging his hips, and making gentle pushing gestures, as a reggae band performed Bob Marley's "One Love."


Related Topix: Bob Marley

8 hrs ago | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Red Carpet at the EmmysMon, 25 Aug 2014 23:38:00 EDT

Matthew McConaughey, from left, Camila Alves McConaughey, Jon Hamm, and Jennifer Westfeldt pose at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards at the Nokia Theatre L.A. Live on Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Celebrities, Matthew McConaughey, Entertainment, Television, Modern Family, Nolan Gould, Rico Rodriguez

12 hrs ago | Scientific Blogging

Wild Nights Of The Canaanites Revealed By Massive Wine Cellar Discovery

The Conversation is an independent source of news and views, sourced from the academic and research community and delivered direct to the public... The discovery of a 4,000-year-old wine cellar in Israel has provided the best direct evidence yet of the raucous, boozy celebrations that were a key part of the region's culture at the time.


Related Topix: The Conversation, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science

15 hrs ago | Pique News Magazine

Rocky Dawuni brings African reggae to Whistler Presents

When Jamaican legends Bob Marley and the Wailers played at the independence ceremony for Zimbabwe on April 18, 1980, there were riots as people tried to secure a spot to hear them.


Related Topix: The Wailers, Bob Marley & the Wailers

17 hrs ago | New Times SLO

Amazing world fusion performance art act Beats Antique headlines a five-band show at Vina Robles on Aug. 31

In "Revival," Beats Antique begins with what could be described as gothic cartoon music, with weird xylophone sounds and a creepy melody, but then it's suddenly interrupted by a ringing phone, then a creepy voice saying in French "The dance is dead," and then it's onto a pumping electronic beat and various sounds that Danny Elfman might use.


Related Topix: Vina, CA, Coachella, CA, Bollywood, California Institute of the Arts, Matisyahu, Music, Entertainment

18 hrs ago | LiveScience

How HIV Co-Opts Gut Bacteria

This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.


Related Topix: HIV/AIDS, Health, The Conversation, Genetics, Medicine

Wed Aug 27, 2014

The LookOut news

Reggae Pioneer to Headline Santa Monica Pier Concert

Legendary Reggae and Dub artist and producer Lee "Scratch" Perry will bring cool island sounds to a warm summer evening at the Twilight Concert Thursday evening at the Santa Monica Pier.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Thursday

Live Science

One Third of Sunscreens Overestimate Protection

This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.


Related Topix: Sundown, Bullfrog, Sunscreens (generic), Medicine, The Conversation, Skin Cancer, Cancer, Health

Live Science

Personalized Medicine Will Be 'One Size Fits Most'

This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Live Science's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.


Related Topix: The Conversation, Genetics, Medicine, Biology, Science


Latin Radio Icon Polito Vega to Be Honored at New York...

The iconic radio personality Polito Vega will be honored Sept. 21 during a concert at Madison Square Garden featuring some of the biggest names in entertainment, including Juan Luis Guerra , Don Omar , Chayanne and Carlos Vives .


Related Topix: Don Omar, Chayanne, Latin, Carlos Vives

Walker Art Center

Conditioning: Typography and Moving Image

Opening sequences, title cards, interludes, subtitles, end credits: typography in cinema and television is quickly evidenced and it is never neutral.


Related Topix: Arts, Cinema, Short, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, The Conversation, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Vocal, Alfred Hitchcock

303 Magazine

What You Missed from the 26th Annual Reggae on the Rocks

When I woke up Saturday morning and read the email that let me know I would be attending this year's Reggae on the Rocks, I was actually a little reluctant.


Related Topix: The English Beat, Ska, Bob Marley, Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters


The lamentations of Lord Kenya

The debate about gospel and secular music, specifically whether secular music offers anything to the religious person, has been a long- running one.


Jamaica Observer

Uzziah 'Sticky' Thompson dies

PERCUSSIONIST Uzziah 'Sticky' Thompson, who played on a number of groundbreaking songs in a 50-year career, died Monday in Florida.


Related Topix: The Skatalites, Ska, The Mighty Diamonds

Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Star Online

Reggae returns to Jamaica, recalling golden era of 1970s

In Kingston, Jamaica, the main event at fight night a popular boxing showcase is hours away, but the crowd at the National Stadium's indoor arena, from the young and hip to the elderly, is already pumped.


Related Topix: World News, Jamaica, Bob Marley, Bob Marley & the Wailers

City Paper

ToDo ToDay: "Postcards from the Trenches," Third World, and Molly

If you've spent any time studying World War I, you'll remember that soldiers spent much of their time hiding from the enemy in trenches.


Related Topix: Third World, Painting, Arts

New TV Spot for 'Gone Girl' Keeps the Murder Mystery Alive

There's still more than a month left before Gone Girl comes out, and I'm scared of being spoiled on the mystery.


Related Topix: The Conversation