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Bennington Banner
At Prince tribute, East Bay woman to share personal storiesleft, and Carolyn August, box office manager, borrowed or rented several access
At Prince tribute, East Bay woman to share personal stories
Bennington Banner / Posted 20 hours ago
left, and Carolyn August, box office manager, borrowed or rented several accessories --- including a purple carpet and a disco ball --- as part of their short-notice preparations for The PRINCE Experience party event Friday night (4/29) in... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
At Prince tribute, East Bay woman to share personal storiesleft, and Carolyn August, box office manager, borrowed or rented several access
At Prince tribute, East Bay woman to share personal stories
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 20 hours ago
left, and Carolyn August, box office manager, borrowed or rented several accessories --- including a purple carpet and a disco ball --- as part of their short-notice preparations for The PRINCE Experience party event Friday night (4/29) in... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
At Prince tribute, East Bay woman to share personal storiesleft, and Carolyn August, box office manager, borrowed or rented several access
At Prince tribute, East Bay woman to share personal stories
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 20 hours ago
left, and Carolyn August, box office manager, borrowed or rented several accessories --- including a purple carpet and a disco ball --- as part of their short-notice preparations for The PRINCE Experience party event Friday night (4/29) in... Read more
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Lowell Sun
At Prince tribute, East Bay woman to share personal storiesleft, and Carolyn August, box office manager, borrowed or rented several access
At Prince tribute, East Bay woman to share personal stories
Lowell Sun / Posted 21 hours ago
left, and Carolyn August, box office manager, borrowed or rented several accessories --- including a purple carpet and a disco ball --- as part of their short-notice preparations for The PRINCE Experience party event Friday night (4/29) in... Read more
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Silicon Valley
At Prince tribute, East Bay woman to share personal storiesleft, and Carolyn August, box office manager, borrowed or rented several access
At Prince tribute, East Bay woman to share personal stories
Silicon Valley / Posted 21 hours ago
left, and Carolyn August, box office manager, borrowed or rented several accessories --- including a purple carpet and a disco ball --- as part of their short-notice preparations for The PRINCE Experience party event Friday night (4/29) in... Read more
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The Mercury News
At Prince tribute, Pittsburg woman to share personal storiesRain" on Friday, she said, could have invited legal action. So she borrowed or
At Prince tribute, Pittsburg woman to share personal stories
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
Rain" on Friday, she said, could have invited legal action. So she borrowed or rented a purple entry carpet, lasers, a disco ball and a dance floor, and oversaw the temporary removal of 60 theater seats to make room for dancing. "Prince did... Read more
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Billboard
'I'm Going to Personify Sex in Every Way': Prince's Defining 'Dirty Mind' AlbumA refusal to be labeled R&B, a rivalry with Rick James and a very dirty song ca
'I'm Going to Personify Sex in Every Way': Prince's Defining 'Dirty Mind' Album
Billboard / Posted 2 days ago
A refusal to be labeled R&B, a rivalry with Rick James and a very dirty song called 'Head': the groundbreaking arrival of 1980's 'Dirty Mind.' The night of their debut at the Roxy in West Hollywood on Nov. 26, 1979, Prince turned to his band and... Read more
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Slate
If You Don’t Think Paul Manafort Can Get Trump Elected, You Don’t Know Paul ManafortFour Seasons and clubbing together at Studio 54. It was Roy Cohn who introduced
If You Don’t Think Paul Manafort Can Get Trump Elected, You Don’t Know Paul Manafort
Slate / Posted 2 days ago
Four Seasons and clubbing together at Studio 54. It was Roy Cohn who introduced Stone and Manafort to Trump. During those disco years, Stone and Manafort were tethered together. They were both kids from Connecticut, attending colleges in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarCollection," through July 2. mosaictemplarscenter.com. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tue
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Collection," through July 2. mosaictemplarscenter.com. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday. (501) 683-3593. MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY 500 President Clinton Ave. "Imaginate," through Oct. 2. "Building Buddies," through May 15. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Questlove On Prince, Doo-Wop And The Food Equivalent Of The 'Mona Lisa'of us who grew up listening to his music. On how his parents' love of doo-wop
Questlove On Prince, Doo-Wop And The Food Equivalent Of The 'Mona Lisa'
KERA North Texas / Posted 2 days ago
of us who grew up listening to his music. On how his parents' love of doo-wop music influenced him My parents wisely tricked me into thinking doo-wop music was current music. In first grade — first day of school, our assignment was to bring in... Read more
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examiner.com
Catching up with Zach and Aaron from modern electro group 'Side Car'releasing instrumental versions of all of our vocal tracks. Aaron: I was proba
Catching up with Zach and Aaron from modern electro group 'Side Car'
examiner.com / Posted 3 days ago
releasing instrumental versions of all of our vocal tracks. Aaron: I was probably about 7 years old the first time I heard Rick James track 'Super Freak' and I was hooked on funk from that moment on. I’m so grateful I learned to dance to Rick James... Read more
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New York Post
Only in New York: the milieu that made the Ramonesof pure energy with Joey Ramone yelling “Hey! Ho! Let’s Go!” — where exactly we
Only in New York: the milieu that made the Ramones
New York Post / Posted 5 days ago
of pure energy with Joey Ramone yelling “Hey! Ho! Let’s Go!” — where exactly we’re going isn’t important. As overproduced disco and boring hard rock took over the radio waves, the Ramones, and punk rock generally, offered an alternative that was... Read more
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walesonline
The people who think they can do better than the major partiesHelenBak, Lieutenant Jager Schnitzel, Knigel Knapp, Tristian Shout, Lord &
The people who think they can do better than the major parties
walesonline / Posted 7 days ago
HelenBak, Lieutenant Jager Schnitzel, Knigel Knapp, Tristian Shout, Lord & Lady Dunquan North Wales; Nick the Flying Brick, Lord Cameron of Roundwood, Johnny Disco, Sir Oink-A-Lot, Mr McFloatyhands, Leon of Britain As much as we'd like to see... Read more
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Slate
How Minneapolis Made Princeband appeared on American Bandstand, pantomiming the pair of “Wanna” songs that
How Minneapolis Made Prince
Slate / Posted 7 days ago
band appeared on American Bandstand, pantomiming the pair of “Wanna” songs that open Prince’s self-titled second album: the disco-funk hit “I Wanna Be Your Lover’” and “Why You Wanna Treat Me So Bad,” an urgently slick rocker whose closing solo can... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Prince was someone you just couldn't understand | Alexis PetridisRain. It wasn’t hyperbole. The initial consensus seemed to be that Prince was
Prince was someone you just couldn't understand | Alexis Petridis
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
Rain. It wasn’t hyperbole. The initial consensus seemed to be that Prince was a kind of Minnesotan answer to Motown’s Rick James, intent on dragging R&B in a darker, more viscerally sexual direction; a reaction to the string-laden... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Triangle’s 2016 Outdoor Music Guide: A season of uncertaintyBirch Leyla McCalla plays at Duke University’s Music in the Gardens June 8th.
The Triangle’s 2016 Outdoor Music Guide: A season of uncertainty
The News & Observer / Posted 9 days ago
Birch Leyla McCalla plays at Duke University’s Music in the Gardens June 8th. Sarrah Danziger Robin Zander of Cheap Trick on April 8, 2016 in New York City. Cheap Trick plays Walnut Creek on Sept. 14th. Theo WargoGetty Images Musician Chris... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend Calendardepict Arkansas' military heritage. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-4 p
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
depict Arkansas' military heritage. Hours: 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Saturday, 1-4 p.m. Sunday. (501) 376-4602. MUSEUM OF DISCOVERY 500 President Clinton Ave. "Imaginate," through Oct. 2. "Building Buddies," through May 15. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.... Read more
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Baller Status
Happy 4/20! Our Favorite Marijuana Anthems Ever& Redman's collaborative album, The Show, and has been the rotation of veteran
Happy 4/20! Our Favorite Marijuana Anthems Ever
Baller Status / Posted 9 days ago
& Redman's collaborative album, The Show, and has been the rotation of veteran pot smokers ever since. Produced by EPMD's Erick Sermon, it features a sample of the classic 1975 disco track, "Fly Robin Fly", by Silver Convention. One of our favorite... Read more
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Miami New Times
Every Act Playing Coachella This Year, Rankedis pretty damn entertaining. Upcoming Events 86. Unknown Mortal Orchestra New
Every Act Playing Coachella This Year, Ranked
Miami New Times / Posted 15 days ago
is pretty damn entertaining. Upcoming Events 86. Unknown Mortal Orchestra New Zealander Ruban Nielson went in kind of a disco direction on his psych-rock outfit's latest album, last year's Multi-Love, so their Coachella set should turn into a... Read more
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MLive.com
Your 2016 guide to free entertainment in Bay City this summer7:30 p.m. with The Michigan Jazz Trail Big Band taking the stage. Earlier in th
Your 2016 guide to free entertainment in Bay City this summer
MLive.com / Posted 15 days ago
7:30 p.m. with The Michigan Jazz Trail Big Band taking the stage. Earlier in the day, at 11:30 a.m., children's performer Rick and Dayna play the park as part of the Young People's Summer Series. Also celebrating its second year is the "Thursday... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
‘Everybody’ actor Ryan Guzman honed baseball skills in Sacramentoabove. But nerds can enjoy “Everybody,” in which even our handsome, athletic he
‘Everybody’ actor Ryan Guzman honed baseball skills in Sacramento
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
above. But nerds can enjoy “Everybody,” in which even our handsome, athletic heroes sometimes whiff with women at the disco. The movie contains several dance scenes, seemingly giving “Step Up” veteran Guzman another leg up on the preparation... Read more
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Salon.com
Behind the music on “Vinyl”: Patti Smith, more Magic Tramps and Springsteen, who’s “like an approachable Dylan”people who wanted to package her up, create an act around her–impresario Steve
Behind the music on “Vinyl”: Patti Smith, more Magic Tramps and Springsteen, who’s “like an approachable Dylan”
Salon.com / Posted 19 days ago
people who wanted to package her up, create an act around her–impresario Steve Paul wanted to pair her off with guitarist Rick Derringer, for example–and she turned all of the offers down. She spent the next couple of years honing her craft,... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
musichaving such an impact on the media. Most importantly, it remains still remain
music
Blogcritics.org / Posted 19 days ago
having such an impact on the media. Most importantly, it remains still remains a joy and on some level, a relief to discover that behind all the shit, Bloc Party make fucking beautiful . It must be a busy day for you (today, the album,... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga Theatre Centre announces lineup for 93rd seasonOne theater classic and a musical version of another will be joined by a newer
Chattanooga Theatre Centre announces lineup for 93rd season
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
One theater classic and a musical version of another will be joined by a newer comedy and a disco musical as part of the seven productions that will make up the 93rd season of the Chattanooga Theatre Centre. The schedule will feature theater staples... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Terence Winter Out as ‘Vinyl’ ShowrunnerCohen and Winter, “Vinyl” is a trip through the sex-and drug-filled music busin
Terence Winter Out as ‘Vinyl’ Showrunner
Darien News-Review / Posted 21 days ago
Cohen and Winter, “Vinyl” is a trip through the sex-and drug-filled music business of the early 1970s at the dawn of punk, disco and hip-hop. Yet despite the show’s strong production pedigree and critical praise, it has failed to draw a major... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Terence Winter Out as ‘Vinyl’ ShowrunnerCohen and Winter, “Vinyl” is a trip through the sex-and drug-filled music busin
Terence Winter Out as ‘Vinyl’ Showrunner
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
Cohen and Winter, “Vinyl” is a trip through the sex-and drug-filled music business of the early 1970s at the dawn of punk, disco and hip-hop. Yet despite the show’s strong production pedigree and critical praise, it has failed to draw a major... Read more
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Daily Mail
Why 'Insta-look' makeup isn't always bestlook', so he did the comparison for her Heavy contouring on the cheeks, nose,
Why 'Insta-look' makeup isn't always best
Daily Mail / Posted 23 days ago
look', so he did the comparison for her Heavy contouring on the cheeks, nose, jawline and hairline to sculpt the face 'Disco ball' highlighter on the bridge of the nose and top of the cheekbones Dark smokey eyeshadow that extends out beyond... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
SF LGBT center redesign takes shapeSoon to be demolished inside San Francisco's LGBT Community Center is a stairca
SF LGBT center redesign takes shape
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 23 days ago
Soon to be demolished inside San Francisco's LGBT Community Center is a staircase named after the late gay disco diva Sylvester. Jody Cole, whose donation of $50,000 allowed her to christen the walkway the Mighty Real Staircase, always envisioned... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Lightning strike makes 2 students poster boys for CPR kiosksalso see them at Chicago O’Hare, Las Vegas, Atlanta and Baltimore-Washington.
Lightning strike makes 2 students poster boys for CPR kiosks
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
also see them at Chicago O’Hare, Las Vegas, Atlanta and Baltimore-Washington. With their rubber torsos, video screens and disco soundtrack, the machines definitely turn heads. (It so happens the Bee Gees hit “Stayin’ Alive” uses exactly the right... Read more
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AdWeek
April Fools' Day 2016: Our Foolishly Giant List of the Best Brand Hoaxesa Google Emoji search option. Yep, search photos by typing in an emoji. —Googl
April Fools' Day 2016: Our Foolishly Giant List of the Best Brand Hoaxes
AdWeek / Posted 28 days ago
a Google Emoji search option. Yep, search photos by typing in an emoji. —Google Maps Has reskinned its pegman as a disco dancer. Click "Visit Funky Town in the Google Maps App" at the top of Google Maps and select your phone. You can then... Read more
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USA Today
Richard Linklater rocks back to 1980 with 'Everybody Wants Some!!'at his college experience. But he wasn’t quite sure if the movie would capture
Richard Linklater rocks back to 1980 with 'Everybody Wants Some!!'
USA Today / Posted 29 days ago
at his college experience. But he wasn’t quite sure if the movie would capture the big comedy feel he was after. During disco dance lessons for his young cast of actors, it became shockingly apparent that Linklater was going to be just... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sunnyvale: Winter homeless shelter shuts down for seasoncold-weather season ended Thursday morning. Nobody would be coming back that ni
Sunnyvale: Winter homeless shelter shuts down for season
The Mercury News / Posted 29 days ago
cold-weather season ended Thursday morning. Nobody would be coming back that night. Volunteer Teresa Beasley, playing a disco track as early arrivals trickled in, worried Wednesday what would happen to the homeless once the shelter... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
SWEPCO announces Stoner Hill area improvements project and community open housebeing held without bond. Williams Saturday performance in Bossier City has been
SWEPCO announces Stoner Hill area improvements project and community open house
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 29 days ago
being held without bond. Williams Saturday performance in Bossier City has been rescheduled for April 30. Help Aubry and Rick Dance for a Cure for Breast CancerHelp Aubry and Rick Dance for a Cure for Breast Cancer It's time to put on your... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
At least 7 hurt as tornadoes hit Oklahomabeing held without bond. Williams Saturday performance in Bossier City has been
At least 7 hurt as tornadoes hit Oklahoma
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 29 days ago
being held without bond. Williams Saturday performance in Bossier City has been rescheduled for April 30. Help Aubry and Rick Dance for a Cure for Breast CancerHelp Aubry and Rick Dance for a Cure for Breast Cancer It's time to put on your... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Katt Williams faces court appearance after fight with teenbeing held without bond. Williams Saturday performance in Bossier City has been
Katt Williams faces court appearance after fight with teen
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 29 days ago
being held without bond. Williams Saturday performance in Bossier City has been rescheduled for April 30. Help Aubry and Rick Dance for a Cure for Breast CancerHelp Aubry and Rick Dance for a Cure for Breast Cancer It's time to put on your... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
One woman says she's a walking testimony to get screened for colon cancerHelp Aubry and Rick Dance for a Cure for Breast CancerHelp Aubry and Rick Dance
One woman says she's a walking testimony to get screened for colon cancer
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 30 days ago
Help Aubry and Rick Dance for a Cure for Breast CancerHelp Aubry and Rick Dance for a Cure for Breast Cancer It's time to put on your dancing shoes and support our local media stars as they raise money with Susan G. Komen to help in the fight... Read more
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KTBS Shreveport
Help Aubry and Rick Dance for a Cure for Breast Cancer It's time to put on your dancing shoes and support our local media stars as t
Help Aubry and Rick Dance for a Cure for Breast Cancer
KTBS Shreveport / Posted 30 days ago
It's time to put on your dancing shoes and support our local media stars as they raise money with Susan G. Komen to help in the fight... Read more
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