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  1. The Books Issue: Sonic journeys in nonfictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    ... Stone Senior Editor Light details the making of Purple Rain , the iconic 1984 film and album that propelled Prince to superstardom and transformed him into the enigmatic, idiosyncratic visionary he is today. Let's Go Crazy sheds light ...

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  2. D'Angelo's 'Black Messiah': Battle hymns for today's activistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Grist Magazine

    ... talking Sly and the Family Stone's There's a Riot Goin' On and Curtis Mayfield's There's No Place Like America and Prince's Sign O' The Times . But there's probably no closer kin to Black Messiah than Marvin Gaye's 1971 album What's Going On? , ...

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  3. The Music Club, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Slate Magazine

    ... creative ambition than just hits and fame. Vying for that power is what makes pop eras truly exciting - think of Prince trying to outpace Michael Jackson in the mid-'80s, or the sparring between the Beatles, the Stones, Dylan, and the Beach Boys to ...

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  4. The Current celebrates 10 years with special events and concertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | TwinCities

    ... of DJ Mary Lucia 's Rock and Roll Radio at the Turf Club. On Jan. 20, St. Paul's Fitzgerald Theater will screen Prince's classic film "Purple Rain" preceded by a live performance of the soundtrack from Heiruspecs with guests Maurice Jacox, Ashley ...

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  5. Current to celebrate 10th anniversary with 10 days of musical eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Star Tribune

    ... Man, Tropical Depression and - drum roll, please - Billy Ido l at the Turf Club on Jan. 19. $25. * A screening of Prince 's "Purple Rain" with live music by Heiruspecs featuring guest vocalists Maurice Jacox, Ashley Dubose, Tickle Torture, and a ...

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  6. Pasadena Playhousea s a Sleeping Beautya panto is light, kid-friendly funRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    ... the princess under threat of dying before her 18th birthday. Garrett Clayton is the rather self-focused handsome Prince of Alhambra, who is to wed her. Patrick Cassidy is the King of Pasadena, and Aurora's father. And from here it gets even sillier. ...

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  7. Make My DayARE You Insulting Your Pet?Read the original story

    Apr 30, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... NBC are devoting five hours in evening prime time to reviews of the wedding. WETV has four one-hour documentaries: "Prince William," "Kate: The New Diana?", "Will + Kate Forever," and "William & Kate: Wedding of the Century." Apparently, the cable ...

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  8. Soulful blues at the Blue WingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Lake County Record-Bee

    ... singer or performer [inspires me]," she said. Of her list of extensive musical inspirations, James sites the likes of Prince, Mavus Staples, Bill Withers and Stevie Ray Vaughan, to name a few. James has been around the block when it comes to musical ...

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  9. Premature Evaluation: D'Angelo Black MessiahRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Stereogum

    Every once in awhile, an artist somewhere on the R&B/soul/black music spectrum releases an album that's simultaneously an attempt to come to grips with America, and to tell America to go fuck itself. Among the totemic examples are Jimi Hendrix's Electric Ladyland , Sly And The Family Stone's There's A Riot Goin' On , Funkadelic's America Eats Its Young , Prince's Sign O' The Times , and Fishbone's The Reality Of My Surroundings .

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  10. P-plate driver charged after trying to flee scene of a fatal Sydney crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Daily Mail

    ... the 47-year-old woman died at the scene. According to the Sydney Morning Herald , the driver was also taken to Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, for drug and alcohol testing. He was then taken to Newtown Police Station for questioning. Police say the ...

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  11. Full Show Friday | Prince At Capitol Theatre - 1982Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | JamBase

    The artist known as Prince was on the verge of blowing up to mega-star status when he brought the Controversy Tour to The Capitol Theatre in Passaic, New Jersey on January 30, 1982. Prince showed off the vocals, songwriting and guitar work that would soon make him an icon at The Cap that night and thankfully Bill Graham's cameras captured the entire performance.

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  12. REVIEW: Don't Let Your People Go See Exodus: Gods and KingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Time

    Casting Anglo actors as Egyptians is far from the worst sin Ridley Scott committed in this Biblically and cinematically uninspired retelling of the Moses story "And this is your famous Uncle Moses," a Hebrew man says to a child in Ridley Scott's Exodus: Gods and Kings . "He was once Prince of Egypt."

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  13. DC Comics March variant covers will pay homage to fans' favorite moviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Examiner.com

    ... in a movie poster variant cover as Bill and Ted, while Aquaman freed Willy and Batman and Batgirl channeled her inner Prince in the variant cover homage to "Purple Rain". This is not the first time DC Comics has had special variant cover themes for ...

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  14. Cirque du Soleila s female cast a Amalunaa brings moon sisters over MiamiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | The Miami Herald

    Amaluna , or "Mother Moon," now playing under a tent at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens for a month, is the opposite of most Cirque productions in that its cast is 70 percent female. The band, which cranks out muscular classic rock-styled riffs that enter Metallica territory, is 100 percent women - including a guitarist in a long blue robe who brings to mind Purple Rain -era Prince.

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  15. PuraPharm Vox Tessa Kole's Top Five Desert Island DiscsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Houston Press

    ... today. This week; Tessa Kole, vocalist and guitarist of one of our Houston Press Artopia 2015 performers, PuraPharm . Prince, Sign O' The Times Anyone who knew me in junior high and high school knew how big of an influence Prince was to me! Good ...

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  16. Andrew J. Green: Brisas Del MarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | LA Weekly

    Cover bands that exist so that their members can sing the songs as psychic love letters to the songwriters themselves are extortionately rare. As such, Princess is the deeply funky Prince cover band fronted by Saturday Night Live vet Maya Rudolph and L.A. singer-songwriter Gretchen Lieberum.

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  17. Duncan Gilles: Royals flushed in US game of snapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... American musician who once had royal aspirations of his own wasn't there to join the group photo. Imagine that - the Prince, the Artist Formerly Known as Prince and King James all together in one room. Then Kate could have been excused for not ...

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  18. A Landmark San Fernando Valley Head Shop Stays Relevant By Embracing Pipes as ArtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | LA Weekly

    Cover bands that exist so that their members can sing the songs as psychic love letters to the songwriters themselves are extortionately rare. As such, Princess is the deeply funky Prince cover band fronted by Saturday Night Live vet Maya Rudolph and L.A. singer-songwriter Gretchen Lieberum.

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  19. Kunst: Hollywood EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | LA Weekly

    Cover bands that exist so that their members can sing the songs as psychic love letters to the songwriters themselves are extortionately rare. As such, Princess is the deeply funky Prince cover band fronted by Saturday Night Live vet Maya Rudolph and L.A. singer-songwriter Gretchen Lieberum.

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  20. PrincessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | LA Weekly

    Cover bands that exist so that their members can sing the songs as psychic love letters to the songwriters themselves are extortionately rare. As such, Princess is the deeply funky Prince cover band fronted by Saturday Night Live vet Maya Rudolph and L.A. singer-songwriter Gretchen Lieberum.

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