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/Film
All Things Must Pass Trailer: The Story of Tower RecordsThe idea of nostalgia for a record store is probably not even a thing for audie
All Things Must Pass Trailer: The Story of Tower Records
/Film / Posted 7 hours ago
The idea of nostalgia for a record store is probably not even a thing for audiences under a certain age, but to anyone who sought out new and unusual music and all the cultural attachments that came with it, the best Tower Records locations around... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
This Would Be An Awesome ...When I'm meandering about the city by myself, I play games to keep myself compa
This Would Be An Awesome ...
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 21 hours ago
When I'm meandering about the city by myself, I play games to keep myself company. If this sounds weird to you, please ask anyone who has ever been an only child to explain. I played a game called "Count the Accents on Beale Street" on my lunchtime... Read more
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OC Weekly
An Oral History of OC Weekly, Part 1: Sept. 15, 1995-Sept. 2000Stern Publishing--owned by Leonard Stern, a pet-food magnate whose Hartz Mounta
An Oral History of OC Weekly, Part 1: Sept. 15, 1995-Sept. 2000
OC Weekly / Posted yesterday
Stern Publishing--owned by Leonard Stern, a pet-food magnate whose Hartz Mountain corporation controlled 70 percent of the pet-supply market--bought the Village Voice, the nation's oldest alternative weekly, in 1983. In 1994, Stern purchased the LA... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Could New Evidence Overturn Adnan Syed’s Conviction?Yet another twist has emerged in the case of Adnan Syed, the subject of the pop
Could New Evidence Overturn Adnan Syed’s Conviction?
The Huffington Post / Posted 2 days ago
Yet another twist has emerged in the case of Adnan Syed, the subject of the popular "Serial" podcast who is serving a life sentence for murder. Syed's attorney, C. Justin Brown, says he’s uncovered new evidence that could undermine the cellphone... Read more
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Salon.com
The New York Times sells out artists: Shallow data paints a too-rosy picture of “thriving” creative class in the digital ageMusicians, writers, and other creative folk are still scratching their heads ov
The New York Times sells out artists: Shallow data paints a too-rosy picture of “thriving” creative class in the digital age
Salon.com / Posted 3 days ago
Musicians, writers, and other creative folk are still scratching their heads over the cover story in Sunday’s New York Times Magazine: “The New Making It” — packaged online as “ The Creative Apocalypse That Wasn’t” — looked at how the Internet... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Adnan Syed: document casts doubt on case against Serial convict, lawyer saysA rediscovered document could undermine key cellphone evidence in the case agai
Adnan Syed: document casts doubt on case against Serial convict, lawyer says
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 3 days ago
A rediscovered document could undermine key cellphone evidence in the case against Adnan Syed, an attorney has claimed. Syed’s conviction for the murder of Hae Min Lee was the subject of the popular podcast Serial. In 2000, prosecutors used... Read more
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IGN
The World Ends With You – Eight Years OnHow well does this cult classic play today? The World Ends with You is one of
The World Ends With You – Eight Years On
IGN / Posted 4 days ago
How well does this cult classic play today? The World Ends with You is one of the true cult classics of the Nintendo DS catalogue. Released in 2007 in Japan and 2008 elsewhere, it transports players to a parallel version of Tokyo’s youth culture hub... Read more
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Daily Mail
I tried a TV remote but ringing for a servant is so much easier! The Queen Mother's disarming confession and the other royal titbits to make yo
I tried a TV remote but ringing for a servant is so much easier!
Daily Mail / Posted 6 days ago
The Queen Mother's disarming confession and the other royal titbits to make your roar The Queen loves American police TV drama Kojak starring Telly Savalas If Prince Philip enters a... Read more
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Pitchfork
Glassine: No StairwayNo Stairway is an album comprised solely of manipulated field recordings taken
Glassine: No Stairway
Pitchfork / Posted 8 days ago
No Stairway is an album comprised solely of manipulated field recordings taken from a Guitar Center, and that somehow doesn't even make it unique. There are two such projects currently floating around, both by artists who seem not to have heard of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Did CHP officers, attorney conspire in killing of scrap metal thief?Frank Carson had always had a reputation as somewhat of a wild man. His temper
Did CHP officers, attorney conspire in killing of scrap metal thief?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 10 days ago
Frank Carson had always had a reputation as somewhat of a wild man. His temper frequently got the better of him, including a 2005 incident in which the criminal defense attorney showed up at the Stanislaus County Courthouse after it was locked at 5... Read more
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Pacifica Tribune
Billy the Shape returns with crackerjack CDNew releases on vinyl used to bring buyers out in droves and at great record sh
Billy the Shape returns with crackerjack CD
Pacifica Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
New releases on vinyl used to bring buyers out in droves and at great record shops like the late Tower Records at San Francisco's Columbus and Bay, music fans might even rub elbows with industry celebrities like Joan Jett, Carlos Santana or Kiri Te... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Houston celebrates Madonna with brunchPhoto: Ben DeSoto, Houston...
Houston celebrates Madonna with brunch
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
Photo: Ben DeSoto, Houston... Read more
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Salon.com
You Must Hear This! Margo Guryan’s “Sunday Morning”You Must Hear This! is a series that shines a light on overlooked songs that d
You Must Hear This! Margo Guryan’s “Sunday Morning”
Salon.com / Posted 15 days ago
You Must Hear This! is a series that shines a light on overlooked songs that deserve a close listen. Click here to explore other articles in the series. When Margo Guryan recorded her debut album “Take A Picture,” she was already well established... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Audit: Martin owes Tecumseh $34K for time at casinos, iPadsA special audit of Tecumseh Local Schools released Tuesday says former Superint
Audit: Martin owes Tecumseh $34K for time at casinos, iPads
Dayton Daily News / Posted 16 days ago
A special audit of Tecumseh Local Schools released Tuesday says former Superintendent Brad Martin owes the district nearly $35,000 that he either stole or misspent by visiting casinos during work hours. Public records released by the district... Read more
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Orange County Register
'Boléro' generates heat with machine-like precisionOne afternoon in the middle of a summer many years ago, when I was working as a
'Boléro' generates heat with machine-like precision
Orange County Register / Posted 20 days ago
One afternoon in the middle of a summer many years ago, when I was working as a record clerk in the Tower Records Classical Annex on the Sunset Strip, a rather extraordinary-looking woman walked into our shop. She had a request. It fell to me to help... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
US court rules warrant required for cellphone trackingRichmond - Police must get a search warrant to obtain records about mobile phon
US court rules warrant required for cellphone tracking
News 24 South Africa / Posted 21 days ago
Richmond - Police must get a search warrant to obtain records about mobile phone locations in criminal investigations, a federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday. The American Civil Liberties Union, a civil rights group, said the decision by a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Search warrant required for records of cellphone location, federal appeals court rulesRICHMOND, Va. — Police must get a search warrant to obtain records about cellph
Search warrant required for records of cellphone location, federal appeals court rules
TribLIVE / Posted 22 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. — Police must get a search warrant to obtain records about cellphone locations in criminal investigations, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday. The American Civil Liberties Union said the decision by a three-judge panel of the 4th... Read more
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The Evening Sun
Appeals court rules warrant required for cellphone trackingRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police must get a search warrant to obtain records about c
Appeals court rules warrant required for cellphone tracking
The Evening Sun / Posted 22 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police must get a search warrant to obtain records about cellphone locations in criminal investigations, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday. The American Civil Liberties Union said the decision by a three-judge panel of the... Read more
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York Daily Record
Appeals court rules warrant required for cellphone trackingRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police must get a search warrant to obtain records about c
Appeals court rules warrant required for cellphone tracking
York Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Police must get a search warrant to obtain records about cellphone locations in criminal investigations, a federal appeals court ruled Wednesday. The American Civil Liberties Union said the decision by a three-judge panel of the... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Appeals court rules warrant required for cellphone trackingRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A federal appeals court in Virginia has ruled that police
Appeals court rules warrant required for cellphone tracking
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 22 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A federal appeals court in Virginia has ruled that police must obtain a search warrant to obtain records about cellphone locations in criminal investigations. The American Civil Liberties Union said Wednesday's decision by the... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Appeals court rules warrant required for cellphone trackingRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court in Virginia has ruled that police
Appeals court rules warrant required for cellphone tracking
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 22 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court in Virginia has ruled that police must obtain a search warrant to obtain records about cellphone locations in criminal investigations. The American Civil Liberties Union said Wednesday's decision by the... Read more
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WVVA Bluefield
Appeals court rules warrant required for cellphone trackingRICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A federal appeals court in Virginia has ruled that police
Appeals court rules warrant required for cellphone tracking
WVVA Bluefield / Posted 22 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) - A federal appeals court in Virginia has ruled that police must obtain a search warrant to obtain records about cellphone locations in criminal investigations. The American Civil Liberties Union said Wednesday's decision by the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Appeals court rules warrant required for cellphone trackingRICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court in Virginia has ruled that police
Appeals court rules warrant required for cellphone tracking
Bennington Banner / Posted 22 days ago
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A federal appeals court in Virginia has ruled that police must obtain a search warrant to obtain records about cellphone locations in criminal investigations. The American Civil Liberties Union said Wednesday's decision by the... Read more
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Boston Herald
#32 • “Trying Not to Think About It" • Juliana HatfieldI first saw Juliana Hatfield play at T.T. the Bears in the Blake Babies -- it m
#32 • “Trying Not to Think About It" • Juliana Hatfield
Boston Herald / Posted 23 days ago
I first saw Juliana Hatfield play at T.T. the Bears in the Blake Babies -- it must have been 1989. They had two nights back-to-back there and the first night she was playing guitar and the next night she was playing bass: same set, same songs. Right... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Going merrily down the streamBefore launching into my column this morning, a quick apology in advance: I sen
Going merrily down the stream
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 26 days ago
Before launching into my column this morning, a quick apology in advance: I sent this to my editors the morning after the Bangkok Post’s well-trumpeted, not to mention raucous, celebration of its 69th birthday. As a result, any grammatical mistakes... Read more
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Japan Today
Snoopy Museum scheduled to open in Tokyo’s Roppongi ‹ Japan TodayAs the glitzy center of Tokyo’s nightlife scene, Roppongi is best known for its
Snoopy Museum scheduled to open in Tokyo’s Roppongi ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 28 days ago
As the glitzy center of Tokyo’s nightlife scene, Roppongi is best known for its high-profile dance clubs, high-class restaurants and high-cover charge bars. But even if you’ve got no interest in dancing, dining or drinking, there’s a new attraction... Read more
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Billboard
Questlove Recalls Being 'Held at Gunpoint' By Police as a Teen While Listening to U2Jimmy Fallon & The Roots Join U2 at Madison Square Garden In a long post on hi
Questlove Recalls Being 'Held at Gunpoint' By Police as a Teen While Listening to U2
Billboard / Posted 28 days ago
Jimmy Fallon & The Roots Join U2 at Madison Square Garden In a long post on his Instagram page, the 44-year-old Philadelphia native tells a story of being introduced to the band after seeing the film Rattle and Hum and proceeding to buy all the... Read more

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