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1 hr ago | KXVO

Champion Boxers Fight Back Against Muscle Disease

Ortiz will introduce R&B sensation Aloe Blacc's performance of his hit "The Man."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Fall Out Boy, Technical Services, Muscular Dystrophy Association, Hip-Hop

4 hrs ago | Falmouth Packet

Hundreds of punks turn out for Penzance festival

Wet weather couldn't tame the mohawks as hundreds of punks braved the weather in West Cornwall to enjoy the atmosphere of the second 3 Chords music festival.

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8 hrs ago | Daily Echo

Punk band to play gig as part of their UK tour

Leeds rockers, Eagulls, are playing at Lennon's in Onslow Road after their critically acclaimed self-titled record while they tour the UK throughout autumn.

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Related Topix: Nme, Celebrities, David Letterman

12 hrs ago | Spin

Q&A: Robyn and Royksopp on Max Martin, Ziggy Stardust, and Bananas as the Perfect Food

When Robyn and RA yksopp first went into a studio together in 2009, their resulting "Girl and the Robot" became the most anthemic dance-pop to come out of Scandinavia since Annie's RA yksopp-produced "Heartbeat" in 2004.

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Related Topix: Sweden, World News, Bananas, Dance

16 hrs ago | State Press

The Maine: A pop-punk retrospective

Like many of their early listeners, I let Phoenix's The Maine fall out of my musical repertoire right as I exited the ubiquitous pop-punk phase around end of my freshman year of high school.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Yahoo!

Madden's promise family fun

Joel Madden says his new music with twin brother Benji is more "family friendly" than his work with punk-rock band Good Charlotte.

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Related Topix: Good Charlotte, Brothers, Starbreeze, 505 Games, Video Games

Tucson Weekly

A Lovely Evening of Punk and More with Tucson's Psygoat this Weekend

The burly, bearded men of Tucson's Psygoat are performing this weekend , Saturday, Aug. 30 at the District.

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Related Topix: Tucson, AZ, Adolescents

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Iconic Shop Celebrates 10 Years of Riot Fest

Iconic Shop TM is celebrating this year's Riot Fest and its 10 year anniversary by offering fans and concert goers 10 percent off all merchandise related to artists performing at the festival, which include The Cure, The National, Jane's Addiction, Slayer, and more! Offering unique music merchandise and collectibles from hundreds of artists, Iconic ... (more)

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Related Topix: The Offspring, Pop/Rock

OC Weekly

Stiff Little Fingers' Punk Rock Fire Still Burns

Before 1980, punk rock was most associated with three bands of three distinct flavors.

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Related Topix: Stiff Little Fingers, The Sex Pistols, The Ramones

Firstshowing.net

Martin Scorsese May Direct a Film on Iconic Punk Band The Ramones

Having worked with The Rolling Stones on a few documentaries, not to mention putting plenty of classic rock tunes in his films, director Martin Scorsese is no stranger to the music scene.

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Related Topix: Shutter Island, The Ramones, Pop/Rock, The Rolling Stones, Mick Jagger

Worcester News

Rockers pens second book about punk legends

Roland Link, of Northwick, has released his second book about Belfast rockers Stiff Little Fingers and will be signing copies at a Worcester Music Festival event at the Marrs bar, in Worcester.

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Related Topix: Stiff Little Fingers

Oxford Times

Klaxons, Imagine Dragons and more impress at Reading Festival

While never claiming to be the prettiest festival, this year's proved particularly messy, in every sense of the word.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Imagine Dragons, Metronomy, Gogol Bordello, Disclosure, Queens of the Stone Age, Blink 182

Examiner.com

'Secret Talks' with Twin Brother

What was the atmosphere for this half Bostonian, half Milwaukee scene? It was eclectic.

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Related Topix: Bostonia, CA, The Ramones, Heavy-Metal, Motorhead

Wed Aug 27, 2014

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Martin Scorsese Planning Film About The Ramones

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Related Topix: Shutter Island, The Ramones, Email Spam

This Week Community News

Fischer's Fab 10

If you've watched The Beat 's regular video features, you know very well that we don't have much to offer when it comes to fashion .

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Related Topix: New Found Glory

Phoenix New Times

The Offspring's Guitarist Says Punk Rockers Aren't as Special as They Think

It's time to locate the CD binder somewhere in a closet. Thumb through the inserts, and as nostalgia washes over, pull out 1994's "required listening" album for angst-filled teenagers and brush up on the Offspring's Smash .

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Related Topix: The Offspring, Pop/Rock, Huntington Beach, CA, Horror Movies, Idle Hands, Comedy Movies

Phoenix New Times

Drag the River Shows There's More Similarities Between Country and Punk Than You'd Think

Though not obvious, the connection is strong between punk and country music. Both genres can be rough around the edges, feature bad-boy frontmen, and contain songs about societal woes.

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Related Topix: Country, Hank Williams III, Fort Collins, CO

San Diego CityBEAT

Terry Malts' punk is scuzzy and wonderfully weird

The promotional blurb that accompanies Terry Malts' new Insides EP floats the idea that this might be the band's most "pop" effort yet.

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Related Topix: New-Wave, Devo, The Ramones, Weird

Nashville Scene

Wednesday Night Round-Up: Jeff Bridges and the Abiders, Sonny and the ...

Wednesday Night Round-Up: Jeff Bridges and the Abiders, Sonny and the Sunsets, Music City Roots , Recess Records and More Happy Wednesday, amigos.

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Related Topix: Crazy Heart, Celebrities, Jeff Bridges, Nashville, TN

OC Weekly

Meet The Last: The South Bay's Criminally Underrated Punk Legends

The Last are nothing if not punk rock survivors. The group's seminal album L.A. Explosion! may not have garnered the attention nor accolades that other South Bay outfits received over the years, but it made a lasting impact in shaping the area's musical identity.

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Related Topix: The Last, The Explosion, Hermosa Beach, CA, The Bangles, Pop/Rock, Black Flag

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