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Brad Paisley reminds us what country music is at the NYS Fair
So went the refrain of Brad Paisley's thusly titled song as he crowed away at the grandstand at the NYS Fair on opening night, Thursday.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Rauner, Quinn tag each other as 'phony' on term limits
Republican governor candidate Bruce Rauner accused Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn of being under federal investigation for corruption Thursday while the Democrat called his challenger "one of the leading outsourcers" sending jobs overseas.
General Mills scores a win in Greek yogurt ad fight
Ad industry self-regulatory body says Chobani ads mislead by suggesting yogurts like General Mills' Yoplait are made from synthetic ingredients.
AUGUST 21: On This Day in Nippertown Music History
It's Throwback Thursday, so we're looking back through the years for another installment of our weekly feature: On This Day in Nippertown Music Historya Perhaps the most significant event occured two decades ago.
The LookOut news
Zombie Attack at the Santa Monica Pier
Classic rock fans will get a special treat when The Zombies take the stage at the summer's seventh Twilight concert on Thursday at the Santa Monica Pier.
Theatrical Throwback Thursday: Rosie O'Donnell Gives a Mile To Hedwig & the Angry Inch
Sweet Tooth "Don't you know me? I'm the new Berlin Wall, baby - try and tear me down!" the title character of John Cameron Mitchell and Stephen Trask 's decadent one-man-and-a-band rock musical HEDWIG & THE ANGRY INCH snarls before launching into the explosive and propulsive opening number, "Tear Me Down", at the start of the show.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Live music in New Orleans for Thursday, Aug. 21: OneRepublic
Pop-rock band OneRepublic, riding high on the hit 'Counting Stars,' is coming to the Lakefront Arena on Aug. 21, 2014.
This Is All Now, Sondra Sun-Odeon, Mountain Sprout lead Thursday's live music
The Central Iowa Concert Calendar for Thursday, August 21 includes live music from This Is All Now, Sondra Sun-Odeon, Mountain Sprout, and more.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
City Winery Chicago Presents EVISCERART, 9/21
After raves and sell-out performances at last spring's Chicago Flamenco Festival, music and dance trio EviscerArt brings its award-winning Spanish jazz-flamenco production to the West Loop for a Sunday matinee.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
What's going on Sunday? (Hard Girls, Propagandhi, EPMD, Echo & the...
Jeff Rosenstock, Hard Girls, Broadcaster, Chumped @ Death by Audio All three members of San Jose's Hard Girls back former Operation Ivy frontman Jesse Michaels in his band Classics of Love, and on their own they make scrappy punk rock that feels right at home on their label Asian Man Records.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Kinston Free Press
Four Knights Band plays Pepsi Night
A large crowd packed Pearson Park on Thursday night for the Four Knights Band's performance in the latest installment of Sand in the Streets concert series.
DeVos education group's board member says 'no apology' for Flanagan-Wallace comparison
Despite a message on social media from the Great Lakes Education Project apologizing for a racially charged comparison involving State Superintendent Mike Flanagan, one member of the group's board of directors says the organization is not apologizing at all.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
The East Hampton Star
Kids Culture 08.14.14
The Nelson Illusions Smoke and Mystery Tour will materialize at Guild Hall in East Hampton on Wednesday with shows at 1 and 5 p.m. The show, according to the museum, "combines rare and original illusions from around the world with award-winning, jaw-dropping magic."
Muslim-American group files lawsuit to remove names from 'terror watch' list
MI Executive Director Dawud Walid, left, co-consul Gadier Abbas, not pictured, and staff attorney Lena Masri speak about a lawsuit in front of the Theodore Levin Federal Courthouse in Detroit.
Serious Business: Geoff Rickly On The Rise Of United Nations, The...
The last time I saw Geoff Rickly was eight years ago on the parking lot outside Giants Stadium in New Jersey.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Veteran reggae band Third World plays Wild Buffalo
Celebrating 40 years, Third World - one of the longest-lived reggae bands and one of Jamaica's most crossover acts among international audiences - will play at 9:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014 at Wild Buffalo, 208 W. Holly St. in Bellingham.
This week's free outdoor summer concerts in Clackamas County
Most venues offer food and beverages for sale, and all of them allow folks to bring their own snacks or make it a picnic.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
GRAMMY Award winning OK Go at Deluxe at Old National Centre Indianapolis
GRAMMY Award winning OK Go brings its popular brand of alternative power pop music to Deluxe at Old National Centre , 502 North New Jersey Street, Indianapolis, Indiana, on Thursday, August 14th, 2014, at 8:30pm.
Preview: United Nations are Serious Business
When Thursday broke up a few years ago, it was jarring and unexpected. From riding my bike back to high school while listening to "Understanding in a Car Crash" at top volume on my CD player to their cathartic farewell show at Bottom Lounge , this was a band that I grew up and matured along with.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Photos: Local Natives headlines Twilight concert in Salt Lake City
Lo-fi, pyschedelic band Unknown Mortal Orchestra, with members from New Zealand and the U.S., opened the concert.