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Bay Area Reporter
Indie as they wanna beThe 18th SF Independent Film Festival (SF IndieFest) is certainly not a superch
Indie as they wanna be
Bay Area Reporter / Posted yesterday
The 18th SF Independent Film Festival (SF IndieFest) is certainly not a supercharged, glamorpuss event, and its actors-writers-directors-editors-cinematographers are decidedly unsung, even in their own bedrooms. The celebrity sightings are mostly... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Mavis Staples said Neko Case encouraged her to cut loose on album"Neko cracks me up. I went to her show in Chicago recently, and I wasn't aware
Mavis Staples said Neko Case encouraged her to cut loose on album
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
"Neko cracks me up. I went to her show in Chicago recently, and I wasn't aware that she cursed so much! I said, 'Neko, you drop so many F-bombs up there,'" Staples, 76, told New York magazine in an article posted online Monday. "She said, 'Mavis,... Read more
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Billboard
Twenty One Pilots, Chuck D, Brian Eno & More Join The Grid NYCEvent aims to reinvent the music fest experience in Manhattan's Meatpacking Dis
Twenty One Pilots, Chuck D, Brian Eno & More Join The Grid NYC
Billboard / Posted yesterday
Event aims to reinvent the music fest experience in Manhattan's Meatpacking District. A new type of music fest is headed to Manhattan's Meatpacking District this May -- a don't-call-me-a-music-fest type of gathering called The Grid NYC. Held May... Read more
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Billboard
Twenty One Pilots, Chuck D, Brian Eno, Ra Ra Riot & More Join The Grid NYCEvent aims to reinvent the music fest experience in Manhattan's Meatpacking Dis
Twenty One Pilots, Chuck D, Brian Eno, Ra Ra Riot & More Join The Grid NYC
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
Event aims to reinvent the music fest experience in Manhattan's Meatpacking District. A new type of music fest is headed to Manhattan's Meatpacking District this May -- a don't-call-me-a-music-fest type of gathering called The Grid NYC. Held May... Read more
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examiner.com
The undeniable truth about Elvis Presley, racism, and American music historyThe truth about Elvis Presley and the subject of racism requires knowledge abou
The undeniable truth about Elvis Presley, racism, and American music history
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
The truth about Elvis Presley and the subject of racism requires knowledge about his early childhood and an exploration of the facts of his life throughout his career. The great American musical pioneers of the 1950s were precise in their adamant... Read more
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Daily Pennsylvanian
UMOJA week explores how all aspects of black lives matterLast week, cultural clubs representing the African diaspora celebrated UMOJA we
UMOJA week explores how all aspects of black lives matter
Daily Pennsylvanian / Posted 4 days ago
Last week, cultural clubs representing the African diaspora celebrated UMOJA week. Throughout the week, UMOJA focused on different aspects of Black culture and community. Each day, a different concept covered the theme, "Black ______... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
Louder Than a Bomb, the world's largest youth poetry festival, is celebrating its Sweet 16Kevin Coval, Justin Kaufmann, Antwon Funches Louder Than a Bomb, the world’s l
Louder Than a Bomb, the world's largest youth poetry festival, is celebrating its Sweet 16
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 6 days ago
Kevin Coval, Justin Kaufmann, Antwon Funches Louder Than a Bomb, the world’s largest youth poetry festival, is celebrating its Sweet 16 anniversary from February 13th through March 19th. Tonight, Justin welcomes founder Kevin Coval and Simeon High... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The Veldt: pioneering black shoegazers who inspired the WeekndDaniel Chavis remembers the first time the Veldt were labelled “difficult”. Bac
The Veldt: pioneering black shoegazers who inspired the Weeknd
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 6 days ago
Daniel Chavis remembers the first time the Veldt were labelled “difficult”. Back in the early 90s, his North Carolina quartet had just recorded an album in London with Cocteau Twins’ Robin Guthrie, and their new A&R rep was unimpressed. “Other black... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Kendrick Lamar Is Determined to Score Big at the Grammys: "I Want to Win Them All"Kendrick Lamar is wearing black sandals and white socks. It's not a look that y
Kendrick Lamar Is Determined to Score Big at the Grammys: "I Want to Win Them All"
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 7 days ago
Kendrick Lamar is wearing black sandals and white socks. It's not a look that you associate with rappers — or with anyone, really, except possibly Alpine butterfly hunters. And yet here is Lamar, striding socks-and-sandals-first through a studio that... Read more
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Billboard
Kendrick Lamar Is Determined to Score Big at the Grammys: Billboard CoverKendrick Lamar is wearing black sandals and white socks. It’s not a look that y
Kendrick Lamar Is Determined to Score Big at the Grammys: Billboard Cover
Billboard / Posted 7 days ago
Kendrick Lamar is wearing black sandals and white socks. It’s not a look that you associate with rappers -- or with anyone, really, except possibly Alpine butterfly hunters. And yet here is Lamar, striding socks-and-sandals-first through a studio... Read more
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Yahoo News
Five Songs With Powerful Lessons on Black History Billie Holiday in 1947 (photo: Michael Ochs Archives) Music is typically vie
Five Songs With Powerful Lessons on Black History
Yahoo News / Posted 9 days ago
Billie Holiday in 1947 (photo: Michael Ochs Archives) Music is typically viewed as a form of entertainment that moves listeners to dance, sing, or just feel good, but sometimes it empowers. In... Read more
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/Film
HBO Reveals the First Mavis Staples Documentary TrailerThis year, gospel and soul singing legend Mavis Staples has a new album coming
HBO Reveals the First Mavis Staples Documentary Trailer
/Film / Posted 9 days ago
This year, gospel and soul singing legend Mavis Staples has a new album coming out called “Livin’ on a High Note” with songs written by the likes of revered songwriters such as Nick Cave, Justin Vernon, tUnE-yArds, Neko Case, Aloe Blacc, and others.... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Flaming Lips, Public Enemy headline Maverick Music Festival in San AntonioFlavor Flav, right, and Chuck D of Public Enemy perform on The Backyard stage o
Flaming Lips, Public Enemy headline Maverick Music Festival in San Antonio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 10 days ago
Flavor Flav, right, and Chuck D of Public Enemy perform on The Backyard stage on day one of the Firefly Music Festival Friday June 21, 2013, in Dover, Del. (AP Photo/The Wilmington News-Journal, Suchat Pederson) NO SALES Flavor Flav, right, and... Read more
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The Washington Times
Scott Ian of Anthrax says people who tell him he’s too old to rock are ‘idiots’Scott Ian has been rocking out for over three decades, but he and his Anthrax b
Scott Ian of Anthrax says people who tell him he’s too old to rock are ‘idiots’
The Washington Times / Posted 28 days ago
Scott Ian has been rocking out for over three decades, but he and his Anthrax bandmates have no plans to slow it down. In fact, when asked what he would say to people who tell him rock is strictly for the young, Mr. Ian, 52, says he has a simple yet... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Ghetto Camp Entertainment deploy their homespun hip-hopColorado Springs hip-hop crew Ghetto Camp Entertainment started making music to
Ghetto Camp Entertainment deploy their homespun hip-hop
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 30 days ago
Colorado Springs hip-hop crew Ghetto Camp Entertainment started making music together in the service overseas. A couple years later, they're back home, nudging open the door with debut albums by rappers D Slim Da UnderDawg and Bangga, both produced... Read more
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The News & Observer
Stuart Scott keeps on givingSaunders: | News & Observer January 10, 2016 4:25 PM Saunders: Video love
Stuart Scott keeps on giving
The News & Observer / Posted 1 months ago
Saunders: | News & Observer January 10, 2016 4:25 PM Saunders: Video love letter to their dad helps Taelor and Sydni Scott deal with dad Stuart Scott’s death on anniversary. Too bad we... Read more

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