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  1. Lakers News: Byron Scott To Represent Lakers At LotteryRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Lake Show Life

    ... the then San Diego Clippers, but was traded to Lakers for Norm Nixon . Many fans might not like this choice, as others (Flea, of the Red Hot Chili Peppers most notably) have presented themselves for the opportunity. The move might make some sense, ...


  2. Election 2015: Getting to know your Guildford constituency candidatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Surrey Advertiser

    To find out more about those standing in Guildford, we asked them about their favourite book, sports team and perfect night out Clockwise from top left: Harry Aldridge, Kelly-Marie Blundell, Anne Milton, John Morris, Richard Wilson, Gerri Smyth, John Pletts and Susan Parker Contrary to popular belief, politicians are real people with hobbies, passions and interests that are not always centred around their political beliefs. In an attempt to get to know those who could be Guildford's representative , we asked candidates for their favourite film, book, play, album, sports team and what their perfect night out would be.


  3. Warner Bros. Promotes Rob Goldklang To SVP/Alternative PromotionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | FMQB

    EVP Peter Gray announced the promotion today saying, "It is a thrill to share the news that Rob Goldklang has been promoted to SVP/Alternative Promotion at Warner Bros. Records.


  4. Young Son: Longtime friends back together as a bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | Cambridge Evening News

    ... like Joy Division and New Order too. Matt Berninger of The National singing, Johnny Greenwood from Radiohead on guitar, Flea from the Red Hot Chili Peppers on bass, Travis Barker of Blink-182 on drums (he reminds me of being 13), and also Colin ...


  5. Metallica's Kirk Hammett Lost His Phone with 250 "Musical Ideas"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Rock102online.com

    When Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett lost his phone, he didn't just lose contacts and photos, he lost about 250 "musical ideas." Hammett had been using his phone to record potential Metallica riffs, but when he lost the phone, all those riffs were lost, too.


  6. Print Big! Festival supports Full Belly ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Lumina News

    Rain didn't stop 250 children and adults from enjoying the second annual Print Big! Steamroller Print Festival at the University of North Carolina Wilmington's Cultural Arts Building Saturday, April 18. "We went up about 150 from last year," said Shannon Bourne, the event's organizer. Speakers blasting upbeat songs, like "Snow" by the Red Hot Chili Peppers, countered the dreary weather.


  7. Rebel, RebelRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | The Pordland Mercury

    AMERICANS never fully understood the films of Nicholas Ray. In the New York Times ' review of Wim Wenders' Lightning Over Water , a 1980 documentary about the maverick director's final days, Vincent Canby wrote, "Perhaps the worst thing that ever happened to Nicholas Ray... was when, in the late 1950s, he began to hear himself acclaimed as 'an artist,' and attempted to live up to the reputation that had been imposed on him, initially by European critics and filmmakers."


  8. Katy Perry denied in her bid to trademark Left Shark designRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 12 | NME

    Katy Perry 's attempt to trademark the design of the Left Shark backing dancer costume from her Super Bowl halftime show has been rejected by the US Trademark Office. The singer's Super Bowl half-time show was the most viewed in the event's history .


  9. Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Weekend on HTZRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | HTZ FM

    ... and definining speaches - those "you had to be there" moments. Below is just one of those great moments when Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers inducted METALLICA. It came at a time when it seemed impossible for a thrash band to get recognition from ...


  10. Bruno Mars' 'Uptown Funk' may set record for longest-running No. 1 hit of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Newsday

    Bruno Mars performs with Anthony Kiedis and Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers during the Pepsi Super Bowl XLVIII Halftime Show at MetLife Stadium on Sunday, Feb. 2, 2014. Photo Credit: Getty Images / Rob Carr It could be.


  11. Red Hot Chili Peppers' Anthony Kiedis to be honored with UCLA Gershwin AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | MLive.com

    Presented by the University of California Los Angeles' Student Alumni Association, the honor is a lifetime achievement award handed out annually to landmark figures in the music industry. The UCLA website calls Kiedis "one of the most influential artists in the alternative rock boom of the early '90s," and the university will place him among previous recipients such as Frank Sinatra, Stevie Wonder, Julie Andrews, Ella Fitzgerald, Alanis Morissette and MC Hammer.


  12. Triangle talks to Pittsburgh rock group The Daily GrindRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Triangle

    In Pittsburgh, also known as the Steel City , there's no room for slacking off, so Brad Hammer, Matt Majot and Myles Mahoney hustle as the band, the Daily Grind. Hammer and Majot began combining their talents in 2012 with Hammer featured on the guitar and Majot playing the bass.


  13. Cynthia Lennon's stepdaughter up for top prize in John Lennon song contestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Examiner.com

    ... Award Winners and also the Song of the Year winner will be announced on May 1. Judges for this year's contest include Flea of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Fergie of the Black Eyed Peas, Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead, George Clinton, Jimmy Cliff, ...


  14. Red Hot Chili Peppers' Flea and Lily Allen lead music world tributes to Percy SledgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | NME

    Sledge died at his home in Louisiana at the age of 73 and is best known for his 1966 song, 'When A Man Loves A Woman', recorded at the famous Muscle Shoals studio in Alabama. Flea from Red Hot Chili Peppers was among the most high profile of those commenting on his passing, while Lily Allen, Candi Staton, Bootsy Collins, Wu-Tang Clan and Billy Bragg also showed their respects.


  15. E-R Sessions with The Makera s MileRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    The Maker's Mile is what happened when four close friends from the Chico area combined each of their unique musical backgrounds and influences to revolutionize a fusion of their individual styles dubbed by some as “FunkHop.” It's a mix of funk, rock, reggae and hip-hop. The Maker's Mile has been described as throwing Sublime in a blender with the Red Hot Chili Peppers and maybe a cup of yogurt and two vitamin boosters.


  16. Year of the Dragon and Blackout Shift at Bandito's Burrito LoungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Style Weekly

    With a bit of funk, metal and punk, the band Year of the Dragon is Los Angeles to the core of its user-friendly being. Founding member "Dirty" Walter A. Kibby II helped popularize the recipe with L.A. ska-punk funksters Fishbone in the '80s.


  17. Janelle Mon e to misogynistic fan: 'Sit down. I'm not for male consumption'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | NME

    Janelle Monae has responded to a fan who told her to "be sexy" and to stop wearing "those dumbass suits". The comments were made by Twitter user @mellow_saa, who wrote: "girl stop being so soulful and be sexy..tired of those dumbass suits..you fine but u too damn soulful man".


  18. Teddy Rocks Festival returns to Blandford this May bank holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Western Gazette

    Teddy Rocks music festival returns to Blandford on 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th May at The Greyhound, continuing on its mission to raise thousands of pounds to help children fighting cancer. The festival does this by showcasing more than 26 live rock bands from originals, to covers, to tributes on a stunning outdoor stage.


  19. Consume an RSS Feed in an ASP.NET Web PageRead the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | The Code Project

    I recently had a requirement to display the contents from an RSS feed on a web page. In fact, this was to display the contents of my very own CodeProject blog on my web site.


  20. Mystikal and Mark Ronson Perform "Feel Right" on 'The Ellen Show' [WATCH]Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    Mystikal and DJ/producer Mark Ronson took the stage on The Ellen Show yesterday, April 8, to perform their track "Feel Right." The single is off Ronson's new album Uptown Special.