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Tuesday | Guitar Player

The Cure's Robert Smith Talks Guitar

"Is your magazine technically slanted?" inquires Robert Smith in a tone that hovers between suspicion and bemusement.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Spin

Sprint 'Framily' Ad Features Ripoff Cure Song

Sprint has rolled out another entry in its bizarro "Framily" series starring Saturday Night Live 's Kyle Mooney, Arrested Development 's Judy Greer , and comic Andrew Dice Clay .

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock, Andrew Dice Clay

Stereogum

Sprint Brazenly Rips Off The Cure's "Lullaby" In Its Goth-Themed Framily Commercial

When a company can't get the rights to a song that they want to use for a commercial, the go-to move nowadays seems to be to just hire someone to compose a nearly identical version of it.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock

Sun Apr 20, 2014

WTAX-AM Springfield

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DYNAMIC DUO: Grand Ole Opry star Porter Wagoner, right, sings "Someone I Used To Know" with Dolly Parton during his induction to the Country Music Hall of Fame ceremony in Nashville, Tenn., Sunday, May 4, 2003.

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Related Topix: Dolly Parton, Country, Nashville, TN, Iggy Pop, Pop/Rock, Gothic

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Miami Herald

20 curiosities to chase on Record Store Day

Record Store Day 2014 commences Saturday with desperate vinyl collectors and obsessive fans scouring racks for the objects of their desire in the early-morning hours.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Pop/Rock, Joy Division, Gothic, Akron, OH

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Weekender

Make every day Record Store Day

Another year, and another Record Store Day. Last year, I wrote about the importance of supporting your local record store year-round, but alas we sit here today after the closing of another Gallery of Sound and anticipate the day that was made to bring focus on the importance of physical music.

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Related Topix: Wilkes-Barre, PA, Dinosaur Jr., Pop/Rock, Gothic, Scranton, PA

Mon Apr 14, 2014

JAM! Showbiz

Your guide to Record Store Day 2014

Trust Jack White to put a new spin on Record Store Day - and set a new record in the process.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Music-News.com

The Cure's Robert Smith blasts critic

Robert Smith really doesn't like the writing of Guardian Critic Caroline Sullivan.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock

Thu Apr 03, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Alessandra Belloni to Host Rhythm is the Cure Dance & Percussion Workshop at Synod Hall, Begin. 4/26

Internationally renowned singer/percussionist/dancer ALESSANDRA BELLONI, artist-in-residence at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine & REMO artist, will present 'RHYTHM IS THE CURE' on Three Saturdays, April 26 & May 3 & 10 at Cathedral of St. John the Divine's Synod Hall.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Billboard

The Cure to Release Double Album '4:14 Scream' This Year

The Cure's last studio album, "4:13 Dream," was originally supposed to be a double LP.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock

Stereogum

The Cure's Robert Smith Goes Nuts On Guardian Critic

Last week, the Cure played a few London shows to benefit the Teenage Cancer Trust, and those shows were vast in scope - too vast for at least one critic.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock

Ultimate-guitar.com

Kaiser Chiefs: Education, Education, Education & War [Reviews]

Released: Mar 31, 2014 Genre: Indie Rock Label: Fiction, Caroline, Universal Music Number Of Tracks: 10 This will be the first album by the band to introduce their new drummer, Vijay Mistry, who will be replacing their founding drummer, Nick Hodgson.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Kaiser Chiefs, Dance, New-Wave, Fun, Gothic

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Spin

The Cure Plot Bewildering Array of New Old Music

"As clearly and succinctly as I can," Robert Smith titles a new post outlining the Cure's 2014 release plans.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock

Ultimate-guitar.com

Robert Smith Says The Cure Actually Have Three New Albums In The Works [News]

Over the weekend, Robert Smith told XFM that The Cure's new album, a companion to 2008's " 4:13 Dream " said to be called " 4:14 Scream ," was "a bit of a sore point."

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock

ContactMusic.com

The Cure Frontman Anxious About Five-year-old 'New' Album

The Cure frontman Robert Smith fears the band's latest album will be a let down for fans because it features group members that are no longer part of the act.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock

Mon Mar 31, 2014

FMQB

Quick Hits: Juno Awards, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Mayhem Festival, The Cure

Canada's 43rd annual Juno Awards were handed out in Winnipeg on Sunday night, and Tegan and Sara won three trophies while Arcade Fire and Serena Ryder each won two.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Tom Petty, Dance, Tegan and Sara, Music!, Billboard Music Awards, Celebrities, Justin Bieber

Sun Mar 30, 2014

NME

The Cure repeat marathon 45-song set at second Teenage Cancer Trust show

The Cure repeated their marathon 45-song show at London's Royal Albert Hall on Saturday , replicating their setlist of the previous night.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock, Roger Daltrey

Daily Star

Set List: The Cure at Royal Albert Hall, London

EXTENDED SET: Robert Smith of The Cure who played 45 songs for Teenage Cancer Trust at the Royal Albert Hall [PA] So whether it was indie disco classics like The Love Cats, dark, heavy songs such as Disintegration or obscure B-sides, there was something for every type of Cure fan.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock

Sat Mar 29, 2014

NME

The Cure play marathon 45 song set for Teenage Cancer Trust at the Royal Albert Hall

The Cure played an epic three hour set at London's Royal Albert Hall last night - the first of two gigs this weekend at the iconic venue in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust.

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Related Topix: Gothic, Pop/Rock, Roger Daltrey

Thu Mar 27, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

First Listen: Fox Shares Playlist for Tonight's Surviving Jack Premiere

FOX has shared the songs which will be heard on their new series SURVIVING JACK , premiering tonight at 9:30/8:30c, following an All-New American Idol XIII Results Show on FOX ! "SURVIVING JACK" SPOTIFY PLAYLIST "Good Vibrations" - Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch "She Drives Me Crazy" - Fine Young Cannibals "Been Caught Stealing" - Jane's Addiction ... (more)

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Related Topix: Marky Mark and the Funky Bunch, Rap, Jane's Addiction, Pop/Rock, Sophie B. Hawkins, Violent Femmes, Gothic

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