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  1. Calle 13 Is Top Nominee at the Latin GrammysRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | ABC News

    The Puerto Rican band is the top competitor at Thursday's awards show ? a success achieved with "Multiviral," the first album released on its own record label, El Abismo. Eduardo Cabra is nominated for 10 awards, including producer of the year, while the band is up for nine.

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  2. I love that old-timey contemporary classical prog-choral rock operaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Ask MetaFilter

    My dad loves music. He is a self-taught guitar player and composer with a very wide range of tastes.

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  3. Ancient VVisdomRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Austin Chronicle

    Ancient VVisdom seduced locals and beyond almost immediately with distinctive folk metal, like a sensitive singer-songwriter that data-dumped Black Sabbath instead of Bob Dylan. Three LPs in, acoustic textures survive only as intros and interstitials, as erstwhile Austinite Nathan Opposition and crew wade ribcage-deep into steely death rock.

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  4. Blues Control: Eric Lindell plays tomorrow night at Mojo Kitchen....Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Folio Weekly

    ... while light and laid-back, also has a little snarl tucked in under the back beat. "We started Indian Summer as an acoustic record, and so we used an acoustic bass and acoustic piano," says Lindell. "Other than that, we had an acoustic resonator ...

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  5. Eddie Vedder's band in the late 80's "Bad Radio"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | C-101

    Pearl Jam stormed the charts in 1991 with the release of their debut album Ten . Within no time the Seattle scene was front and center in the rock world with Nirvana, Soundgarden, and Alice In Chains leading the way.

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  6. Up close opera comes to the theatre with Puccini showRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Crow

    Resident theatre company OVO are venturing into opera with performances of Puccini's La Boheme at the Maltings Arts Theatre in St Albans next Thursday and Friday, November 27 and 28. It is a fully staged performance in English of the opera which is recommended to opera virgins with its combination of a relatable central story and sublime music. By taking the show out of its more usual grand theatre setting, OVO will be joining the trend for 'opera up close' where audiences feel part of the action.

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  7. Six Organs Of Admittance - "Wax Chance"Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | Stereogum

    For years, Ben Chasny has been recording way-out instrumental guitar pieces as Six Organs Of Admittance. And for his new album Hexadic , Chasny invented a whole new system of musical composition, which he's calling the Hexadic System.

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  8. Backbeat: Ari Hest and Liz Longley take the stage at New Hope WineryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Times of Trenton

    ... elements of pop and soul into his repertoire - as well as the piano and harmonica amid the forefront of the acoustic guitar. Check him out at arihest.com , where you can sample live videos including "Less" and "The Weight" - good representations of ...

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  9. Jamie Foxx praises Chris Brown for his kindnessRead the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Nerve News

    Actor Jamie Foxx has praised singer Chris Brown for showing kindness to his younger sister, who has Down syndrome. The 46-year-old, whose sibling, DeOndra Dixon, is a fan of Brown, told Queen Latifah on her U.S. talk show Monday, that he will never forget the generosity Brown showed when he asked him for a personal favour, reports contactmusic.com.

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  10. Chris Brown and his 'X Tour Live' coming to BJCC Arena in BirminghamRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Alabama Live

    When we last saw Chris Brown in Birmingham, he was a 17-year-old phenom, performing with other young artists at Boutwell Auditorium on Labor Day weekend 2006. Fast forward to 2014 and Brown, 25, has become an undeniable force in R&B and hip-hop music, easily capable of headlining his own tour at the BJCC Arena.

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  11. Usher turned up the heat on a cold nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Chicago Tribune

    It may have been Chicago's most frigid day this fall thus far, but inside United Center on Monday, Usher turned up the heat with a dizzying array of hits, dazzling production, surprise guests and impressive choreography that reminded fans that he's the consummate performer. And aside from some spots where the set could've used some editing in favor of full songs, his two-hour performance proved his longevity is merited.

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  12. Radio 1 DJ Nick Grimshaw apologises to listeners after band use the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Daily Mail

    ... they've been invited to record a song for Radio 1's popular segment, Live Lounge, in which top acts produce an acoustic cover of one of their or another band's biggest hits. Amin-Smith's have been invited to record a Live Lounge segment on the ...

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  13. Staten Island's best original band: Joan Caddell the Midnight Choir, The Headlocks among 2014 Reader's Choice Award picksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | SILive.com

    ... her busy band. Caddell and her Midnight Choir form an exciting six-piece homegrown band by Caddell on vocals and acoustic guitar. She is accompanied by dynamic musicians Scott Caddell on bass and vocals, Sal Azzerelli on guitar, David Stoler on ...

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  14. Nicki Minaj 'Nazi' video was inspired by 'hero' Alex Jones, director revealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Raw Story

    On Thursday, conspiracy theorist and InfoWars.com proprietor Alex Jones discussed the use of Nazi imagery in the "lyric video" for rapper Nicki Minaj's new single, "Only," which features guest appearances by rapper Lil Wayne, singer Chris Brown and rapper and former Nickelodeon TV star Drake. However, "we are starting to see more positive messages coming out of Hollywood," said Jones, "and I've talked to some of the directors and people like Mark Cuban who understand that we have a tyranny on our hands."

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  15. Usher thinks trouble will improve Justin Bieber's musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    Usher believes Justin Bieber's troubled year of scrapes with the law and personal issues will improve his music, explaining that it's all part of living life. The 20-year-old pop superstar has had multiple scrapes with the law in the past year, but Usher believes it is all part of his protege's life, and will ultimately make the 'As Long As You Love Me' singer a better musician.

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  16. Usher takes ice baths after showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    Usher has a strict regime when he's on the road which involves dips in an ice tub and trips into a hyperbaric chamber. The 36-year-old singer has a strict regime when he's on tour which includes taking chilly dips and doing lots of exercise in an attempt to remain in peak physical condition.

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  17. City is lucky to have talented performerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | ReporterHerald.com

    This Saturday we have a unique opportunity to watch and hear one of the great acoustic guitarists in the world perform.

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  18. Usher: Having kids changed meRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | ContactMusic.com

    The 'OMG' hitmaker - who has sons Usher V, six, and Naviyd, five, with ex-wife Tameka Foster - admits he has grown stronger both because of his kids and also tragedies such as the death of Tameka's 11-year-old son Kile Glover in 2012. He said: ''Having children changes how you look at life, what matters, what's a priority.

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  19. Re: Rapper Nicki Minaj Blasted For Glorifying Hitler In 'Only' | News OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | NewsOne

    Rapper Nicki Minaj just released her latest music video, "Only," and it is raising brows everywhere for its blatant Nazi-like theme complete with soldiers, tanks, armbands, and a swastika-like logo, according to the Daily Mail . In the video, Minaj has transformed herself into a character that is reminiscent of the infamous Adolf Hitler as she is depicted as the powerful leader of the army.

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  20. Marco Antonio Regil Reveals 'How to Shop Vegan' In New PETA Latino VideoRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    More people than ever are interested in embracing healthy, humane, eco-friendly vegan meals-but what's the best way to get started? Renowned television host Marco Antonio Regil has the answers in a fun new video for PETA Latino, "How to Shop Vegan," in which the vegan Minuto Para Ganar host clowns around in a supermercado while giving tips on how to stock a kitchen with plant-based foods-from the produce section to the non dairy aisle. "[M]any people motivated by a love for animals, by concern for the environment, or their health ask me about getting started on the path to becoming vegan," says Regil in the video, which is available in Spanish and with English subtitles.

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