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  1. Melbourne Vixens too good for Southern SteelRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Southland Times

    They feel like they are doing the right things in training, they certainly feel like they are working hard enough, but the results aren't coming. Their 63-54 loss to the Melbourne Vixens on Sunday was another example of the issues which are troubling the team.

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    5 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Although he doesn't reference Saul Alinsky the Associated Press's Jim Kuhhenn does notice a nasty turn in President Obama's rhetoric: With a tone of outrage and eye-rolling dismissiveness, President Barack Obama and his White House team are working out their aggressions on Republicans. Well into the final quarter of Obama's presidency the White House approach is, if you can't join 'em, beat 'em.

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    5 hrs ago | Austin Monthly

    The Busby Foundation is thrilled to present Big Head Todd & The Monsters at the 11th Annual Lonestar Crawfish Festival. Known for hit singles like Bittersweet, Broken Hearted Savior and Resignation Superman, they will be joined by The Damn Quails to make this year's event a little bit country and a little bit rock 'n roll.

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  4. Sons of Sun review: Songs reveal the Sam Phillips drama for Elvis, Johnny Cash and Jerry Lee LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Age

    Elvis Presley stars in the story of Sam Phillips, the founder of Sun Studio and Sun Records. Photo: Elvis Presley Estate In the early to mid-1950s, a little studio in Memphis, Tennessee, helped define rock'n'roll and the course of popular music for the next half century.

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  5. Elvis bound for Maui via MemphisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2013 | Langley Advance

    Darren Lee, and his wife Allison and daughters Shayla and Sienna, are bound for Memphis and Maui later this year. Photograph By Submitted photo Darren Lee, and his wife Allison and daughters Shayla and Sienna, are bound for Memphis and Maui later this year.

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  6. See the real Jersey Boys! Franki Valli & the Four Seasons come to Hard Rock LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2012 | Examiner.com

    If you're a theatergoer who loved Jersey Boys and the music from the 60's and the Four Seasons, now's your chance to enjoy the real deal when Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons hit the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood this March. Ticket prices range from $44-$74, and there will be two shows: March 2, 2012 and March 3, 2012.

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  7. 30 Days Out: a look at upcoming concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Mountain Xpress

    Twice monthly, my blog 30 Days Out spotlights upcoming music shows and events of note, shining a light into some less well-lit corners, where some fascinating artists schedule performances. I do my best to give ample advance notice so that you can adjust your budget and calendar in a way that lets you get to the show.

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  8. American Pie' and the Historyof Mysterious Rock LyricsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Earlier this month, one of the greatest mysteries in rock 'n' roll was finally solved. The unnamed "king" and "jester on the sidelines" in Don McLean's iconic 1971 song "American Pie" were revealed to be Elvis Presley and Bob Dylan, respectively.

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  9. Tonight in Music: Record Store Day, Loscil, the Woolen Men & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Pordland Mercury

    RECORD STORE DAY The controversy continues as to whether boutique fetish items from major-label artists have their place at Record Store Day - seeing as how they dominate the production lines of overburdened record-pressing plants, leaving smaller artists and labels out in the cold - but the retail holiday continues to be a net gain, overall. The ostensible idea behind the whole thing, anyway, is to celebrate not just records but the stores where you can buy them, and while recorded music continues to be the thrust of the endeavor, it seems like live music and DJ appearances dominate the proceedings in Portland.

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  10. Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic suffer disastrous third quarter in loss to Queensland FirebirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    The Mystic's Serena Guthrie will be hoping for a better result against the Swifts on Sunday than the Magic had against the Firebirds. Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic can rue a third quarter capitulation for ending their chances of recording a historic win over the Queensland Firebirds in Brisbane on Saturday.

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  11. Firebirds dig deep to stretch unbeaten streakRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Age

    Two tweaks proved game changers for the Queensland Firebirds as they stretched a six-game unbeaten streak, with a 50-42 win over the Waikato Bay of Plenty Magic on Saturday. Trailing by five goals at quarter time and three at half-time, a six-goal third quarter scoring run gave the Firebirds a 12-point turnaround that put them nine goals up and shifted the momentum.

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  12. It's Ringo weekend: A real rock 'n' roll survivor joins the Rock Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    Beatles drummer Ringo Starr , who will be inducted in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame April 18, may not be the first name that comes to mind when you think of rock 'n' roll survivors. That distinction usually belongs to names like Keith Richards, Mick Jagger and maybe, most of all, Jerry Lee Lewis.

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  13. Dad Rock makes its picks for the Rock and Roll HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The News-Star

    Dad Rock podcast: 8 Rock Hall snubs Patrick Foster and Jim Lenahan talk music each week in USA TODAY's Dad Rock podcast Check out this story on thenewsstar.com: http://usat.ly/1yCQ04A The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducts its 2015 class on Saturday, and let's just say the selections aren't exactly the hall's "greatest hits." Lou Reed and Joan Jett & the Blackhearts are worthy inductees, but the other six - Green Day, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Ringo Starr, the "5" Royales, Bill Withers, and the Paul Butterfield Blues Band - all feel like borderline honorees.

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  14. Town Talk: Friends salute radio legend and 'crazy, reckless' banditRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Canada.com

    The Sedin brothers will have to play more if the Vancouver Canucks hope to have any chance to dig themselves out of a 0-1 hole, says Vancouver Sun columnist Iain MacIntyre. The Sun Run Fair was held at BC Place Stadium April 16, 2015 ahead of the run on Sunday, April 19. Bruce Stewart's painting of broadcasters in their prime placed Carole and Red Robinson, Tom Peacock, Frosty Forst, Fred Latremouille, Ed Kargl and Al Gordon at the Granville-at-67th White Spot Drive-In.

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  15. Comment on The Empty Hearts - Fill An Empty Heart by louboutin pas cherRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | Brookale Public Radio

    Even though The Empty Hearts feature members of Blondie, The Cars, The Chesterfield Kings and The Romantics-as well as being christened by Little Steven Van Zandt from his super-secret list of unused band names-this is no cynically constructed super group.

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  16. Live Music Events in Indianapolis for April 11 through April 29, 2009Read the original story

    Apr 11, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Acoustic Jam With Pity World Lite Local musicians are invited to join Pity World Lite for an acoustic jam on the historic Zanies stage. 4/14/2009 at 8pm-11pm 4/21/2009 at 8pm-11pm 4/28/2009 at 8pm-11pm 5/5/2009 at 8pm-11pm 4/15/2009 at 7pm-10pm 4/22/2009 at 7pm-10pm 4/29/2009 at 7pm-10pm 5/6/2009 at 7pm-10pm The Avett Brothers Considered to be infectiously enthusiastic and off the beaten folk/alt-country path, The Avett Brothers play a mixture of mixture of old-time country, bluegrass, pop melodies, folk, rock n' roll, honky-tonk and ragtime.

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  17. Music History for April 17, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    In 1960, while touring in the UK, 21-year old US singer Eddie Cochran was killed when the taxi he was in crashed into a lamppost on Rowden Hill in Chippenham, Wiltshire. Songwriter Sharon Sheeley and singer Gene Vincent survived the crash.

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  18. McMaster's Killa Maul at Headhunters tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Killa Maul, Jason McMaster's Metallica tribute band, will be playing on the Cannibal Club Stage tonight, June 29th, at Headhunters. McMaster's main band is Broken Teeth but he's always got his hand jammed into a number of rock n' roll pies and this is yet another one.

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  19. "Elvis For the Vets" at the VBC Saturday April 25thRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Alabama Live

    Come relive the memories and the music of the "King of Rock N' Roll." Help celebrate the 40th anniversary of Elvis Presley's epic five show stand in the Rocket City at "Elvis: A Tribute Artists Concert for the Vets" Saturday April 25, 2015, 7:00 pm at the Von Braun Center's Mark C. Smith Concert Hall.

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  20. Today in Rock: April 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Examiner.com

    On this day in 1943 Roy Estrada future bassist and background vocalist for Captain Beefheart, Mothers of Invention and Little Feat is born in Santa Ana, California. On this day in 1960 "Summertime Blues" singer Eddie Cochran dies in England when the taxi he is riding in crashes.

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