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EDITOR'S NOTE: This column was originally published in 2008. AS I have been doing nearly every Easter week for the last 40 years, I attended the annual meeting of the Texas Folklore Society - its 92nd.
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Let's rock 'n' roll: South African actors Grant Almirall and Kenneth Meyer burning up the stage at as they cranked up the Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons jukebox in the Jersey Boys musical at Istana Budaya in Kuala Lumpur.
To celebrate the band's endurance in tough times, music writers Martin Boulton and Peter Vincent each pick their five favourite AC/DC songs and talk about why they love them.
Here's a quick roundup of stories you may have missed today. Clint Eastwood's Jersey Boys Talk Dirty Those naughty Jersey Boys ! Oscar-winning director Clint Eastwood's big screen adaptation of the Tony-winning Jersey Boys has been awarded an R-rating! The official reason ? The "language throughout," apparently.
Jena Irene sang, "Creep" by Radiohead for this week's theme "Competitor's Pick."
While the frothy pop hits of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons dominate the soundscape of the hit jukebox musical JERSEY BOYS, the salty if all-too-accurate language that populates the dialogue scenes has steered the upcoming big screen adaptation into rare cinematic territory - an R-rated movie musical.
In this instance, "it" means two things: Spaghetti's infatuation with Rock & Roll and, by proxy, Supersuckers, the raucous outfit he's spent his adult life leading.
City manager Tim Commisso is seen in this 2012 tbnewswatch.com file photograph. The City of Thunder Bay manager says Thunder Bay will not follow Abbotsford, B.C., which is on the hook for more than $5.5 million after losing its AHL franchise.
Texas Tech President Duane Nellis announced Wednesday morning at the Buddy Holly Center that Paul McCartney will perform June 14 in the United Spirit Arena.
QUEENS OF THE STONE AGE, MOISTBOYZ Josh Homme took an extended break from his rock machine Queens of the Stone Age before firing it back up last year with ...Like Clockwork .
The Vernon Jazz Club will groove to the rhythm as The Grant Family and special guests return to the stage to present Drumboogie.
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band were back on the road Tuesday night, playing a 26-song, three-hour-and-two-minute show at the Nationwide Arena in Columbus, Ohio, A nice, solid set list highlighted by the tour premiere of "Blinded by the Light" as well as the main set closing with "Light of Day" followed by "Backstreets" to start the ... (more)
More than 100 movies will be screened during the two-week event from April 16-27 along with 55 world premieres.
The national tour of the Broadway musical MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET, inspired by the electrifying true story, will appear at the DuPont Theatre in Wilmington, Delaware for eight performances only, from May 27 through June 1, 2014.
During this time of musical innovation and Elvis' first recordings, he continued to drive a delivery truck for Crown Electric.
"Good Times Bad Times/Communication Breakdown " as an instant download when you pre-order the deluxe edition reissue of Led Zeppelin.
The inaugural "Big Guava Music Festival ," formerly known as the "Funshine Music Festival," will take place at the MidFlorida Credit Union Amphitheatre at Florida State Fairgrounds from May 2-4.