Wednesday Aug 27
We Were Promised Jetpacks - "I Keep It Composed"
In an era when many formerly blog-hyped indie rock bands with terrible names have descended into obscurity, Scottish wailers We Were Promised Jetpacks are still going strong, and their third album Unraveling is set to arrive this fall.
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Be Safety Conscious in and Around School Zones and Bus Stops
As a brand new school year begins, the U.S. Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reminds parents, students and motorists to be alert and to put safety first in school zones and near school bus stops.
Smells Like Teen Terror
A mall full of scared kids battling a lethal enemy-or just the fraught road to adulthood? The captivating metaphor driving the latest in Danya Lorentz's No Safety in Numbers YA series.
Music review: Chris Butler's - Easy Life' reflects on 1970 shootings at KSU
Singer/songwriter and Northeast Ohio native Chris Butler cut his musical teeth in the late 1960s and 1970s while playing with groups such as the Numbers Band before co-founding art-rocker band Tin Huey and eventually finding mainstream success with the Waitresses.
We Were Promised Jetpacks - "Safety In Numbers"
We Were Promised Jetpacks is part of a triumvirate of fine Scottish sad-sack indie rockers on FatCat that also includes Frightened Rabbit and the Twilight Sad.