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Today in Rock: July 28

On this day in 1962 future singer, TV writer and actress Rachel Sweet is born in Akron, Ohio.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

U.S. is urged to prepare better for catastrophic nuclear accidents

While nuclear design rules have focused on withstanding more predictable problems, it's the highly unusual but extreme events that have caused the worst accidents in recent decades, such as Chernobyl in 1986, Three Mile Island in 1979 and Fukushima three years ago.

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Related Topix: Nuclear Energy, Pop/Rock, Tsunami, Asian Tsunami Disaster

Daily Kos

Hellraisers Journal: Agnes Nestor on the Women's Trade Union League: To Organize and Protect Women

On July 24th, during the afternoon session, Agnes Nestor testified before the Commission on Industrial Relations , also known as the Walsh Commission.

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LiveDaily News

Eddie Vedder covers John Lennon's \"Imagine\" in Portugal

During the July 18 solo appearance at the Super Bock Super Rock Festival in Portugal, the Pearl Jam frontman discussed his anti-war beliefs and followed it up with a slimmed down version of the classic tune.

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Northwest Music Scene

SleepyPilot guitarist Sean Van Dommelen joins Strangely Alright

SleepyPilot lead guitarist/ vocalist/songwriter Sean Van Dommelen has joined forces with Strangely Alright and is in the studio with the band recording the follow up to SA's critically acclaimed first CD, "The Time Machine Is Broken".

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Something Else! Reviews

'I've got a little something I want to show you':...

At this point four decades ago, John Lennon's troubled mid-1970s Rock 'n' Roll oldies album was headed to New York, in an effort to save the project.

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Power Line

War is over! If you want it

"Happy Xmas was John Lennon's 1971 Christmas single with Yoko Ono. "War is over! If you want it," went the song.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Christmas, Pop/Rock, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Terrorism, Conservative Political News

RedOrbit

AI Algorithm Correctly Detects Subtle Changes...

Music enthusiasts have long recognized the dramatic changes the music of The Beatles went through in only a few years' time, but now for the first time researchers have scientifically measured the legendary rock band's progression using an artificial intelligence algorithm capable of analyzing and comparing musical styles.

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Related Topix: Computer Science, Science, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Ringo Starr, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Lawrence Technological University, Entertainment

Examiner.com

Today in Rock: July 27

On this day in 1958 a study by Esso Oil reveals that drivers speed more and thus waste more gas when listening to the new fad of rock and roll music.

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Related Topix: Dance, Pop/Rock, The Tokens, Lancashire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, Merseyside County, England, Cheshire County, England, Cilla Black

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Examiner.com

Today in Rock: July 26

On this day in 1943 Mick Jagger, future frontman for The Rolling Stones , is born Michael Phillip Jagger in Dartford, Kent, England.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Park Record

Scene Clips for July 26

A Chorus Line' at the Egyptian Theatre The Egyptian Theatre, 328 Main St., will wrap its run of "A Chorus Line" on Sunday, July 27. Evening curtain is 6 p.m. Tickets range from $39 to $70.

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Examiner.com

Marilyn: The Lost Photographs of a Hollywood Star at SUMO Gallery in Tribeca

Marilyn Monroe's final days were, depending on the source, a time of renewal for the actress, when she was happy to be working on a new film and sharing her plans for the future with close friends, or a low point in her life, filled with chemical dependence, insecurity, and heartbreak.

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Related Topix: The Misfits, Western, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Vocal, Marilyn Monroe, Pop/Rock, Science / Technology, Internet

BroadwayWorld.com

DREAMERS Premiere Cover of Nirvana's 'Drain You' on USA Today

Prepare to embark on a journey with DREAMERS, with their unique brand of grunge that is nostalgic for a space somewhere between art-school eccentric and the late 1970s punk scene.

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Salisbury Journal

Eleanor Bron joins The Archers cast

Veteran actress Eleanor Bron has joined the cast of radio soap The Archers - as the character of Carol Tregorran returned to the show tonight after 34 years away.

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Radio Times

Beatles' song inspiration Eleanor Bron joins the cast of The Archers

Eleanor Bron, the actress who inspired a Beatle, made a sensational appearance on Radio 4 soap The Archers tonight as Carol Tregorran.

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WNYC-AM New York

A Night of Johnny Mercer with the John Pizzarelli Swing Seven

The John Pizzarelli Swing Seven ensemble is at Birdland in New York City this weekend.

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The Star Online

Blues titan Johnny Winter displayed an authentic feel for the genre

The story of the blues and rock guitarist Johnny Winter, who has died suddenly aged 70 on July 16, is both a cautionary tale and a lesson in how to stay true to your own instincts.

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Related Topix: Blues, Johnny Winter, Muddy Waters, Pop/Rock, Leland, MS

Geeksugar

Meet Your Favorite New Website: The Nostalgia Machine

If you've ever wished you could hop in a time machine and relive your childhood, we may have found the next best thing.

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Examiner.com

Today in Rock: July 25

On this day in 1963 songstress Cilla Black, discovered by Beatles manager Brian Epstein at a Gerry and the Pacemakers concert, makes her first recording test for EMI.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Examiner.com

Only a few days left to enter Paul McCartney Candlestick meet-and-greet contest

Time is running out to enter to win a chance to see and meet Paul McCartney at his upcoming Candlestick Park concert in a contest sponsored by Aid Still Required, ASR President and CEO Hunter Payne told Beatles Examiner July 24. Fans can enter at the contest website .

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