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Legendary Shack Shakers Head to Brooklyn's Knitting Factory, 9/11

After a near two-year hiatus, Legendary Shack Shakers are back on the road, coming to Knitting Factory Brooklyn in Brookyn, NY on September 11th! The Legendary Shack Shakers ' hell-for-leather roadshow has earned quite a name for itself with its unique brand of Southern Gothic that is all-at-once irreverent, revisionist, dangerous, and fun.

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Related Topix: Punk, Dead Kennedys, Rock-N-Roll

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Georgia Straight

And we're buy..i..ing a shi...it...load... of Zepplinnnnnnnnnn

When I was in my 20's I was depressed a lot. Now I am 38 and close to 40. I don't get depressed anymore.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Led Zeppelin, The Song Remains the Same, Music!, Rock-N-Roll

Fri Jul 25, 2014

World Magazine

Notable CDs

As a send-up of the Sammy Hagar-style hard rock that Gary Cherone was once hired by Van Halen to simulate, "Rock and Roll ClichA©" succeeds all too well-illustrating absurdity by being absurd is one thing, but illustrating profanity by being profane? The big-government send-up "Big Government," however, scores on every front, right down to its ... (more)

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Rock-N-Roll, Van Halen

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Daily Mail

Olivia Wilde spotted makeup free as she holds onto a pressed...

Already on a cleanse? Makeup-free Olivia Wilde holds onto bag from a pressed juice storea three months after having Jason Sudeikis' baby While stepping out in New York City, the 30-year-old fiancA©e of Jason Sudeikis was seen holding onto a bag from pressed juice company Liquiteria, signaling that she may be on a cleanse.

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Related Topix: Rush, Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Tron: Legacy, Olivia Wilde, Hot Chicks, Rock-N-Roll

Isle of Wight County Press

Carnival spirit brings out the crowds

Newport Carnival Queens Lily Hollingshead, 11, Amber Corbett, 11, Darcy Whitham, nine, and Isobel Norsworthy, 13. Picture by Jennifer Burton.

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Related Topix: Rock-N-Roll

Mon Jul 21, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Huey Lewis & The News to Play Gallo Center, 9/5

Huey Lewis & The News, creators of one of rock 'n roll's most infectious sounds, will make their first ever appearance at the Gallo Center for the Arts on Friday, September 5. Curtain is at 8 pm.

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Related Topix: Huey Lewis & the News, Pop/Rock, IGN Entertainment, Modesto, CA, Rock-N-Roll, Comedy Movies, Back to the Future, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies

Fri Jul 18, 2014

InStyle

Photo of the Day: Olivia Wilde Shares a Must-See Snap of Her Adorable New Baby, Otis

The pair seem to be enjoying some time together while taking a walk in the great outdoors, and kept things casual for the outing-the actress wears a sweatshirt that reads "Rock and Roll" while Otis looks sweeter than ever in a gray hoodie with animal ears.

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Related Topix: Rock-N-Roll

Thu Jul 17, 2014

Stereophile

Before Elvis

Even casual music fans know the story: rock 'n' roll as "invented" by Elvis Presley and was just African American blues music set to a faster beat and in some cases with less salacious lyrics.

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Related Topix: Elvis, Celebrities, Rock-N-Roll, African-American, Lanham, MD

Examiner.com

Johnny Winter Dead at 70: 'The Blues' & 'Rock and Roll' Will Never Be The Same

Johnny Winter is acknowledged worldwide as a legendary blues artist, but he also holds the title of American rock 'n' roll hero.

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Related Topix: Blues, Johnny Winter, Rock-N-Roll, Switzerland, World News, Pop/Rock, Rick Derringer, Muddy Waters

Wed Jul 16, 2014

Independent Weekly

How this summer's Monumentour testifies to the resilient role of rock 'n' roll

Monumentour: Fall Out Boy and Paramore with New Politics Tuesday, July 22, 7 p.m., $26$66 Walnut Creek Amphitheatre walnutcreekamphitheatre.com uring a humid tour stop in Darien Lake, N.Y., earlier this month, onetime-tabloid favorite, former Ashlee Simpson spouse and Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz expressed elation.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Paramore, Rock-N-Roll

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Ledger-Enquirer.com

Richard Hyatt: 'Never Too Late to Rock & Roll'

About the time a Broadway production drew attention to their splintered partnership, Goffin -- the lyricist who brought literature to rock 'n' roll -- died several weeks ago.

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Related Topix: Rock-N-Roll

Thu Jul 10, 2014

SFGate

"A Broken Hallelujah: Rock and Roll, Redemption, and the Life of Leonard Cohen," by Liel Leibovitz

Liel Leibovitz did not set out to write a definitive or "necessary" book on Leonard Cohen.

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Related Topix: Rock-N-Roll

Creative Loafing Tampa

Chinese rock n' roll double feature: Red Rock book talk, Re-TROS concert

It's hard to imagine a world without The Beatles, The Rolling Stones, Elvis or Led Zeppelin, let alone one that evolved without rock 'n' roll at all.

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Related Topix: Elvis, Celebrities, Rock-N-Roll

Tue Jul 08, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Lance Lipinsky & the Lovers to Perform at the Spencer Theatre, 7/18

"Million Dollar Quartet" Chicago theatre star Lance Lipinsky, a 28-year-old Texas native, carries on the tradition of Jerry Lee Lewis , Ray Charles and Fats Domino in a crusade that is the "retro revival."

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Related Topix: Celtic, Theater, Million Dollar Quartet, Rock-N-Roll, Jerry Lee Lewis

WNDU-TV South Bend

Influential blues musician Buddy Guy to play at The Lerner Theatre

On Saturday, October 25, the historic Lerner Theatre hosts one of the most influential artists in the history of blues and rock 'n roll.

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Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Buddy Guy, Rock-N-Roll, Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin, Pop/Rock, Stevie Ray Vaughan

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Film School Rejects

Can a Movie Save Rock and Roll?

In just two films, writer/director John Carney may very well have created a new genre: the neo-musical.

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Related Topix: Rock-N-Roll, Movie, Easy-Listening, Opinion

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Creative Loafing Tampa

Live music weekend:

Lots of intriguing live music events taking place this holiday weekend. Check out the highlights below... SATURDAY, JULY 5 moe.

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Related Topix: Punk, St. Petersburg, FL, Rock-N-Roll, Tampa, FL, Pinellas Park, FL

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

KISS cranks it up with pyrotechnics

The Sacramento area got an early taste of Independence Day on Thursday night at the Sleep Train Amphitheatre near Marysville, where KISS cranked through tunes from its 40-year career and detonated enough pyrotechnic booms to rival the fireworks following a Sacramento River Cats game.

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Related Topix: Kiss, Pop/Rock, Life, 4th of July, Holidays, Rock-N-Roll, Def Leppard

Wed Jul 02, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

La Mirada Theatre Presents HD Screening of Led Zeppelin: Celebration Day, 8/8

La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts is thrilled to announce a high definition screening of the rock & roll concert of the decade, LED ZEPPELIN: CELEBRATION DAY, which will be broadcast for one screening only on FRIDAY, AUGUST 8 at 8pm at La Mirada Theatre for the Performing Arts, 14900 La Mirada Blvd. in La Mirada.

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Related Topix: La Mirada, CA, Pop/Rock, Led Zeppelin, Atlantic Records, Rock-N-Roll

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