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metro
17 reasons growing a beard is the best thing you’ll ever do Sometimes we wonder, is there anything better than growing a beard? And of c
17 reasons growing a beard is the best thing you’ll ever do
metro / Posted an hour ago
Sometimes we wonder, is there anything better than growing a beard? And of course, the answer is no. Of course there isn’t. Here are 17 reasons why hirsuteness means happiness and why... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
ZZ Top plays La Grange this weekend within miles of site of infamous 'Chicken Ranch' brothelgallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6485468|article-gallery-6485468|0 gall
ZZ Top plays La Grange this weekend within miles of site of infamous 'Chicken Ranch' brothel
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 11 hours ago
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Houston Chronicle
ZZ Top plays La Grange this weekend within miles of site of infamous 'Chicken Ranch' brothelgallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6485468|article-gallery-6485468|0 gall
ZZ Top plays La Grange this weekend within miles of site of infamous 'Chicken Ranch' brothel
Houston Chronicle / Posted 12 hours ago
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OC Weekly
The 10 Best Dad Rock SongsIn any case, if you have a dad, chances are you're aware of or have heard these
The 10 Best Dad Rock Songs
OC Weekly / Posted 16 hours ago
In any case, if you have a dad, chances are you're aware of or have heard these songs on repeat thoughout your youth and can cite an experience or personal connection with them. Because like it or not, your parents' musical preferences are part of... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Concert venue: Florida TheatreThe grand dame of Jacksonville venues has hosted hundreds of shows over the dec
Concert venue: Florida Theatre
The Florida Times-Union / Posted yesterday
The grand dame of Jacksonville venues has hosted hundreds of shows over the decades. 128 E. Forsyth St. (904) 355-5661 Who’s played there? Elvis Presley, ZZ Top, Elvis Costello, Steve Earle, John Fogerty, Bonnie Raitt, Joan Baez, Tedeschi Trucks... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
Gogo coming back to the ValleyAward-winning blues-rocker David Gogo is releasing his 14th album, Vicksburg Ca
Gogo coming back to the Valley
Comox Valley Record / Posted 2 days ago
Award-winning blues-rocker David Gogo is releasing his 14th album, Vicksburg Call, with a performance at the Waverley Hotel in Cumberland on Sept. 11. For more than two decades David Gogo has been recording and performing all over the world,... Read more
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IGN
Revisiting Microsoft’s Original Answer to Gran TurismoHow the original Forza Motorsport took the fight to Sony’s biggest brand. Gran
Revisiting Microsoft’s Original Answer to Gran Turismo
IGN / Posted 3 days ago
How the original Forza Motorsport took the fight to Sony’s biggest brand. Gran Turismo is near enough the greatest thing that ever happened to racing games. Let me firmly establish that right now. No-one had made a racing game quite like it before.... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Man Kills Friend in Argument After ZZ Top Concert: AuthoritiesA northern New Jersey man has been indicted in the slaying of a friend who was
Man Kills Friend in Argument After ZZ Top Concert: Authorities
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
A northern New Jersey man has been indicted in the slaying of a friend who was killed during a roadside argument as they drove home from a ZZ Top concert. Authorities have said Henning apparently crashed into a guardrail on the way back from the... Read more
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NBC New York
Man Kills Friend in Argument After ZZ Top Concert: AuthoritiesA northern New Jersey man has been indicted in the slaying of a friend who was
Man Kills Friend in Argument After ZZ Top Concert: Authorities
NBC New York / Posted 3 days ago
A northern New Jersey man has been indicted in the slaying of a friend who was killed during a roadside argument as they drove home from a ZZ Top concert. Authorities have said Henning apparently crashed into a guardrail on the way back from the... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Man indicted in roadside slaying of friend after concertELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) - A northern New Jersey man has been indicted in the sl
Man indicted in roadside slaying of friend after concert
New Jersey Herald / Posted 3 days ago
ELMWOOD PARK, N.J. (AP) - A northern New Jersey man has been indicted in the slaying of a friend who was killed during a roadside argument as they drove home from a ZZ Top concert. The Record (http://bit.ly/1NVqfBf ) reports that 53-year-old Jared... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Denville man charged in roadside killing on Route 80 in Elmwood ParkA Denville man was indicted Monday for killing his friend during a roadside arg
Denville man charged in roadside killing on Route 80 in Elmwood Park
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 4 days ago
A Denville man was indicted Monday for killing his friend during a roadside argument that turned physical in Elmwood Park as the two drove home from a concert. Jared P. Clackner, 53, was indicted on charges of aggravated manslaughter and leaving the... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Shemekia Copeland – ‘Outskirts of Love’Music Review: | Blogcritics Blogcritics The critical lens on today's culture
Shemekia Copeland – ‘Outskirts of Love’
Blogcritics.org / Posted 4 days ago
Music Review: | Blogcritics Blogcritics The critical lens on today's culture & entertainment Today on Blogcritics Music Review: I suppose it’s some combination of her... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Ridgefield
Billy Bob Thornton And The Boxmasters Hit The Ridgefield PlayhouseRIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- Academy Award-winning actor Billy Bob Thornton says it's t
Billy Bob Thornton And The Boxmasters Hit The Ridgefield Playhouse
The Daily Voice - Ridgefield / Posted 8 days ago
RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- Academy Award-winning actor Billy Bob Thornton says it's the music that has been the “driving force” throughout his life. That drive will lead Thornton and his band, The Boxmasters, to take the stage at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9... Read more
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Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
20 Questions with Charles RodgersI was born in Chilliwack B.C. in 1957, and grew up and went to school in Coquit
20 Questions with Charles Rodgers
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
I was born in Chilliwack B.C. in 1957, and grew up and went to school in Coquitlam B. C. I started or fell into my current career by working at local pubs and restaurants in the Vancouver Lower Mainland. I moved to Grande Prairie in 1995 with my... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
Heart to HeartIt feels like a fresh natural disaster rivets attention each week, with headlin
Heart to Heart
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 8 days ago
It feels like a fresh natural disaster rivets attention each week, with headlines blaring losses from an earthquake here, a superstorm there, tornados and droughts in between. Over Memorial Day weekend, the Southland music community buzzed with... Read more
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The Memphis Flyer
Late Night Noshing in MemphisWould you order a bowl of ramen noodles from an Italian joint or pick up a frie
Late Night Noshing in Memphis
The Memphis Flyer / Posted 9 days ago
Would you order a bowl of ramen noodles from an Italian joint or pick up a fried-rice grilled cheese from a place that specializes in German cuisine? If it's past any respectable person's dinnertime and you aren't going to scarf down a bean burrito... Read more
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The Morning Call
Lehigh Valley venues hosted many of the top musical and comedy acts of 2015Allentown Fair's grandstand headline stage will offer one of the Top 15 touring
Lehigh Valley venues hosted many of the top musical and comedy acts of 2015
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
Allentown Fair's grandstand headline stage will offer one of the Top 15 touring acts in the United States and two ranked in the Top 54 for the first half of 2015, according to figures released by industry publication Pollstar. That's an impressive... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
BandSmash returning to Loveland for second yearCable Ten is going with what they do best, covers of 90s rock bands like Foo Fi
BandSmash returning to Loveland for second year
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Cable Ten is going with what they do best, covers of 90s rock bands like Foo Fighters and Hootie and the Blowfish. The LoLos from Chico, Calif. will be covering The Beatles. Cool Hand Juke is doing ZZ Top. And Aspen Hourglass, winner of last... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown Fair lineup to offer big touring acts; other venues had bigger names, more top shows, rankings showWhen Allentown Fair opens in nine days, its grandstand headline stage will offe
Allentown Fair lineup to offer big touring acts; other venues had bigger names, more top shows, rankings show
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
When Allentown Fair opens in nine days, its grandstand headline stage will offer one of the Top 15 touring acts in the United States this year and two ranked in the Top 54 for the first half of 2015, according to figures recently released by industry... Read more
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The Alpena News
Lions put hurting on RG3By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Pro Football Writer LANDOVER, Md. — Robert Griffin III
Lions put hurting on RG3
The Alpena News / Posted 14 days ago
By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Pro Football Writer LANDOVER, Md. — Robert Griffin III repeatedly wound up on the turf until leaving with a concussion after being sacked three times and fumbling twice in the Washington Redskins’ 21-17 exhibition victory over... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Politicos Connect With Second ActsThe massacre of black parishioners in Charleston, S.C., led Steve Mednick to ma
Politicos Connect With Second Acts
New Haven Independent / Posted 14 days ago
The massacre of black parishioners in Charleston, S.C., led Steve Mednick to make a political statement—not a speech, but a “musical op-ed.” Mednick (at right in above photo) has made many political speeches in his career. And courtroom speeches. He... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Billy Gibbons, ZZ Top and the surreal side of the bluesBilly Gibbons is a student of blues, a guitarist with a signature sound and an
Billy Gibbons, ZZ Top and the surreal side of the blues
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Billy Gibbons is a student of blues, a guitarist with a signature sound and an erudite conversationalist on everything from wine to vintage cars. He combines these serious pursuits with a not-so-serious outlook on life in a rock 'n' roll band –... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
TRAXThe 25-year-old Seattle troubadour’s follow-up to 2014’s wise “Ledges” is a vul
TRAX
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
The 25-year-old Seattle troubadour’s follow-up to 2014’s wise “Ledges” is a vulnerable thing of beauty that ponders love, belief and existence over heart-tugging melodies. Even while confessing “I Need a Woman,” Gundersen sings with hushed intensity,... Read more
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Long Island Press
Long Island Concerts & Events August 20 – 26High Tea at the Walt Whitman Birthplace Poetry, tea, finger sandwiches and mini
Long Island Concerts & Events August 20 – 26
Long Island Press / Posted 15 days ago
High Tea at the Walt Whitman Birthplace Poetry, tea, finger sandwiches and mini-pastries? Um. Yes! Part and parcel of the human body’s biological processing of caffeine comes the extraordinary capability of conjuring words of all shapes and sizes,... Read more
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KNAC.COM
THE DEAD DAISIES Live In Houston, TX With Photos!Live Photos By Larry Petro/Petrofyed Photography So here we are Houston, Texas!
THE DEAD DAISIES Live In Houston, TX With Photos!
KNAC.COM / Posted 16 days ago
Live Photos By Larry Petro/Petrofyed Photography So here we are Houston, Texas! August 14th at the Concert Pub North in the hottest part of the year. With record high breaking temperatures and a tyrant driven drought, take refuge my friends, the one... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ranking Musikfest's headliners: Darius to Alice in ChainsMusikfest deserves recognition for diversifying its headline offerings. Country
Ranking Musikfest's headliners: Darius to Alice in Chains
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
Musikfest deserves recognition for diversifying its headline offerings. Country music acts (Darius Rucker, Reba McEntire) were juxtaposed with '80s new wave (Duran Duran, Culture Club), rock (ZZ Top, 3 Doors Down, Alice in Chains), rap (Snoop Dogg),... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Rick Perry finally weighs in on MetallicaEveryone knows that former Texas governor Rick Perry’s latest presidential camp
Rick Perry finally weighs in on Metallica
Houston Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
Everyone knows that former Texas governor Rick Perry’s latest presidential campaign hasn’t been going gangbusters but now he has to contend with fans who want to question his knowledge of Metallica. This past week musician and Internet personality... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Rick Perry finally weighs in on MetallicaEveryone knows that former Texas governor Rick Perry’s latest presidential camp
Rick Perry finally weighs in on Metallica
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 17 days ago
Everyone knows that former Texas governor Rick Perry’s latest presidential campaign hasn’t been going gangbusters but now he has to contend with fans who want to question his knowledge of Metallica. This past week musician and Internet personality... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ranking Musikfest's headline concerts: Did Darius Rucker outplay Seinfeld, Snoop Dogg, Alice in Chains?Musikfest’s 32nd year ended up having the second-best attendance ever for its m
Ranking Musikfest's headline concerts: Did Darius Rucker outplay Seinfeld, Snoop Dogg, Alice in Chains?
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
Musikfest’s 32nd year ended up having the second-best attendance ever for its main Steel Stage, but more than that, the festival deserves recognition for diversifying that stage’s offerings. Top country music acts (Darius Rucker, Reba McEntire) were... Read more
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The Brown and White
Peaceful and dry, Musikfest hits a high noteTurns out, no one needed shelter from the storm, except for one afternoon. Bett
Peaceful and dry, Musikfest hits a high note
The Brown and White / Posted 18 days ago
Turns out, no one needed shelter from the storm, except for one afternoon. Better yet, the violent behavior that marked last year's festival was nonexistent. Musikfest ended Sunday night with the kind of bang that ArtsQuest planners, fest-goers and... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Local artist shoots photos of musician on ranch where 'Giant' was filmedGallery: Local photographer/filmmaker Ashley McCue took pictures of Texas music
Local artist shoots photos of musician on ranch where 'Giant' was filmed
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 18 days ago
Gallery: Local photographer/filmmaker Ashley McCue took pictures of Texas musician Mike Flanigan around the small town of Marfa, Texas, for his debut album, "The Drifter." Ashley McCue can't prove it, but she has a strong feeling that Black Betty, a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Musikfest attracted 1.14 million visitorsMusikfest approached record attendance numbers this season as good weather and
Musikfest attracted 1.14 million visitors
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
Musikfest approached record attendance numbers this season as good weather and crowd-pleasing acts combined for one of the more successful runs in the festival's 32-year history. Event officials estimated 1.14 million people from 12 countries on six... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
El Cantina Superior to get makeover as brewpub with high profile brewmastergallery_thumbnails_show|article-gallery-6449090|article-gallery-6449090|0 gall
El Cantina Superior to get makeover as brewpub with high profile brewmaster
Houston Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
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The Morning Call
Musikfest's main stage has second-best attendance year ever -- with an asteriskMusikfest’s main Steel Stage this year racked up the second-highest total atten
Musikfest's main stage has second-best attendance year ever -- with an asterisk
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
Musikfest’s main Steel Stage this year racked up the second-highest total attendance in its history. But there’s a catch. Actually, a couple of catches. The stage drew a total of 50,319 people over the run of the festival, according to ArtsQuest --... Read more
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The Oklahoman
What to do in Oklahoma on Aug. 16, 2015: Hear Roland Bowling Band play a Sunday Twilight ConcertThe Roland Bowling Band performs during the 2010 Edmond Jazz and Blues Festival
What to do in Oklahoma on Aug. 16, 2015: Hear Roland Bowling Band play a Sunday Twilight Concert
The Oklahoman / Posted 19 days ago
The Roland Bowling Band performs during the 2010 Edmond Jazz and Blues Festival. Oklahoman Archive photo by Miranda Grubbs Today's featured event: This summer, Arts Council Oklahoma City’s Sunday Twilight Concert Series, presented by Devon, invites... Read more
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The Morning Call
Sunny weather, popular acts produce banner MusikfestWith big-name musical acts, great weather and attendance numbers on track to br
Sunny weather, popular acts produce banner Musikfest
The Morning Call / Posted 19 days ago
With big-name musical acts, great weather and attendance numbers on track to break the record, Kassie Hilgert was ready Sunday afternoon to declare this year's Musikfest a resounding success. It was also a personal victory for Hilgert, who is in her... Read more
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The Express-Times
Musikfest attendance remains steady, income expected same as last yearPicture-perfect weather, a diverse performance lineup and upgraded children's a
Musikfest attendance remains steady, income expected same as last year
The Express-Times / Posted 19 days ago
Picture-perfect weather, a diverse performance lineup and upgraded children's activities are what Musikfest organizers say led to successful attendance during this year's 10-day festival. With Musikfest 2015 nearing its ending tonight, ArtsQuest... Read more
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IGN
The Strain: Guillermo del Toro and Carlton Cuse Discuss Eph's Hair and the "Wiggate""We always knew, and we kept explaining ourselves." It happened: Corey Stoll’s
The Strain: Guillermo del Toro and Carlton Cuse Discuss Eph's Hair and the "Wiggate"
IGN / Posted 19 days ago
"We always knew, and we kept explaining ourselves." It happened: Corey Stoll’s Dr. Ephraim Goodweather shaved his head on The Strain! While it’s common for actors to wear wigs, the decision to give Stoll hair at the start of the hit FX series caught... Read more
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The Morning Call
Darius Rucker giving Musikfest its only sellout for second time in three yearsFor the second time in three years, country singer and former Hootie and The Bl
Darius Rucker giving Musikfest its only sellout for second time in three years
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
For the second time in three years, country singer and former Hootie and The Blowfish singer Darius Rucker has given Musikfest its only sold-out concert of the year. And for the third straight year, a country act has been the massive Bethlehem... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Concert canceled at former race track in PownalPOWNAL, Vt. (AP) - Organizers have canceled a concert featuring the band ZZ Top
Concert canceled at former race track in Pownal
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 21 days ago
POWNAL, Vt. (AP) - Organizers have canceled a concert featuring the band ZZ Top that was planned for the former Green Mountain Race Track in Pownal next weekend. The Berkshire Eagle reports that a disagreement over a railroad crossing appears to... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Buddy Guy – ‘Born to Play Guitar’Music Review: | Blogcritics Blogcritics The critical lens on today's culture
Buddy Guy – ‘Born to Play Guitar’
Blogcritics.org / Posted 21 days ago
Music Review: | Blogcritics Blogcritics The critical lens on today's culture & entertainment Today on Blogcritics Music Review: It's hard to believe that Buddy Guy just turned 79... Read more
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The Morning Call
In Snoop Dogg's honor, a sip of inspirationThey mock me as a man out of time, because my interest in history ends with the
In Snoop Dogg's honor, a sip of inspiration
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
They mock me as a man out of time, because my interest in history ends with the cessation of hostilities on the continent and the commencement of the Marshall Plan, but even I know who Snoop Dogg is. I know that his birth name is Calvin Broadus;... Read more
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The Morning Call
ZZ Top rocks like the old days at MusikfestBy JODI DUCKETTOf The Morning Call ZZ Top is timeless. In concert Wednesday n
ZZ Top rocks like the old days at Musikfest
The Morning Call / Posted 22 days ago
By JODI DUCKETTOf The Morning Call ZZ Top is timeless. In concert Wednesday night at Sands SteelStage at Musikfest, the Texas rock band didn’t sound or look much different than it did 40 years ago when it was making hits such as “Got Me Under... Read more
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The Express-Times
ZZ Top's yearlong delay in Musikfest show worth the waitThe sun set and the lights went black as two screens projecting the same images
ZZ Top's yearlong delay in Musikfest show worth the wait
The Express-Times / Posted 22 days ago
The sun set and the lights went black as two screens projecting the same images introduced ZZ Top by means of a film title sequence. The introduction even included a slide that appeared to be from The Motion Picture Association of America in which,... Read more
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The Morning Call
ZZ Top rocks just like the old daysZZ Top is timeless. In concert Wednesday night at Sands SteelStage at Musikfes
ZZ Top rocks just like the old days
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
ZZ Top is timeless. In concert Wednesday night at Sands SteelStage at Musikfest, the Texas rock band didn't sound or look much different than it did 40 years ago when it was making hits such as "Got Me Under Pressure," "Sharp Dressed Man" and... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Goodbye, partyEvery summer for the past 14 years, the Indy has previewed Total Fest, the thre
Goodbye, party
Missoula Independent / Posted 23 days ago
Every summer for the past 14 years, the Indy has previewed Total Fest, the three-night, 50-plus-band music festival that has become a Missoula mainstay. We giddily anticipate the return of bands that made big first impressions onstage, like Red Fang,... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Bun B is telling HBO's 'Hard Knocks' to step its Houston game upHoustonians tuned in Tuesday night for the season premiere of HBO's "Hard Knock
Bun B is telling HBO's 'Hard Knocks' to step its Houston game up
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 23 days ago
Houstonians tuned in Tuesday night for the season premiere of HBO's "Hard Knocks." The sports documentary series follows the Texans this season, and it seems like the first episode was received well in the city. Except by Bun B. The Houston rapper... Read more
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The Brown and White
Beautiful weather takes hold for remaining days of Musikfest 2015When Tuesday's weather blew through and soon carried its thunderstorms out to s
Beautiful weather takes hold for remaining days of Musikfest 2015
The Brown and White / Posted 23 days ago
When Tuesday's weather blew through and soon carried its thunderstorms out to sea, it left behind a beautiful void which is putting a firm grip on the rest of the work week. So, when ZZ Top follows the Craig Thatcher Trio to the Sands Steel Stage at... Read more
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Philly.com
ZZ TopINDIO, CA - APRIL 25: Billy Gibbons of performs onstage during day two of 2015
ZZ Top
Philly.com / Posted 24 days ago
INDIO, CA - APRIL 25: Billy Gibbons of performs onstage during day two of 2015 Stagecoach, California's Country Music Festival, at The Empire Polo Club on April 25, 2015 in Indio, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Full Tilt Boogie : Lack of license agreement between venue and railroad blamed for cancellationPOWNAL, VT. >> A disagreement over a railroad crossing appears to have le
Full Tilt Boogie : Lack of license agreement between venue and railroad blamed for cancellation
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 24 days ago
POWNAL, VT. >> A disagreement over a railroad crossing appears to have led to the cancellation of an upcoming blues festival at the former Green Mountain Race Track. There are conflicting accounts from two different parties a day after... Read more
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