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1 hr ago | Stuff.co.nz

Results play out like a pub band

New Zealand's economy may be a rock star but the latest round of profit results suggests listed companies are performing more like a pub band.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

10 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Bruce Springsteen's children's book, 'Outlaw Pete,' due Nov. 4

"Outlaw Pete," a children's book based on Bruce Springsteen's 2009 song, is a collaboration with cartoonist and writer Frank Caruso due this fall.


Related Topix: Simon & Schuster, Simon and Schuster, Publishing, Media, Family, Kids, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Norwalk Reflector

Chubby Checker still twisting away despite Rock Hall snub

On Saturday, Hoover Auditorium in Lakeside will play host to 2014 R&B Hall of Fame inductee Chubby Checker, who still has a relatively high profile, especially for a 72-year-old rock 'n' roller whose primary hit The Twist was released 54 years ago.


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Chubby Checker, Philadelphia, PA

The London Free Press

Baroque to rock, it's fans' choice

An acclaimed Canadian baroque orchestra and B.C. rockers playing for a good cause are among the acts adding dates to London's 2014-2015 concert calendar.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Canada, Telemann, Classical


Rock Hall Anniversary: Blind Faith's Sole Album

In 1969, a lot of changes in music had occurred, from Janis Joplin going solo to the Jimi Hendrix Experience disbanding.


Related Topix: Classic-Rock, Blind Faith, Pop/Rock, The Cream

Something Else! Reviews

One Track Mind: Jerry Lee Lewis, "Little Queenie" from Rock and Roll Time

In anyone else's hands, this song might have seemed like a curio. Not Jerry Lee Lewis, who remains the scandalous scamp, the flinty rocker, the unreconstituted rebel.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock


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.


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


Mavis Staples Guests With Arcade Fire In Chicago

Arcade Fire's Reflektor Tour continued over the past two nights at the United Center in Chicago, where the band kept a trend of covering local artists going at each show.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Virginia Business

Come on, come on down, sweet Virginia

September is a favorite month. With cooling weather and the beginnings of fall colors, memories wander back to college days, thoughts of returning to school and reuniting with friends after three months on a summer job, a chance to do what we did best in the 1970s - party down! Fall weekends meant keg parties in dorm basements.


Related Topix: US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Frank Wolf, US Politics, US Senate, George Allen, Virginia, Virginia Government, Pop/Rock, Law, Healthcare Law, US Governors, Bob McDonnell, Opinion

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Where Worlds Collide

No, Guardian, "anti-riffs" are not a thing.

This week's Guardian Music Blog clickbait is " What are the best anti-riffs in rock" , a piece bemoaning the fact that a Radio 2 poll on greatest riffs is full of classic rock rather than the sort of music the writer likes.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Mick Jagger, Opinion

Guitar Player

Book Review: Jim Marshall - The Rolling Stones 1972

Although in cases such as this, the first book of Jim Marshall's photographs since his passing, the task of assembling, editing, organizing, and captioning the content from 50 some-odd rolls of film-exposed while Jim was on tour with the Rolling Stones during 1972-fell into the competent hands of Chronicle Books editor Michelle Dunn Marsh, who ... (more)


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Mick Jagger

The Florida Times-Union

Jacksonville's APR Energy undergoes management shuffle

Jackoonville-based APR Energy has announced substantial management changes at the Northside company that produces pre-fabricated electrical supply plants.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Mick Jagger


Mick's romance with dancer on the rocks?

A VOMITING cat has saved Adelaide Crows star Daniel Talia from losing his driver's licence.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Mick Jagger, Arts, Ballet

Tue Aug 26, 2014

WJZW-FM Washington

Keith Richards Sends Video Tribute in Honor of Chuck Berry Being Awarded Sweden's Polar Music Prize

Chuck Berry was honored Tuesday as a laureate of the 2014 Polar Music Prize , although the 87-year-old rock 'n' roll pioneer could not attend the ceremony because of illness.


Related Topix: Short, Music!, Rock-N-Roll, Chuck Berry, Pop/Rock

Style Weekly

Time Out of Mind

Brooklyn guitarist and vocalist Steve Gunn formerly played in Kurt Vile's backing band, the Violators.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Big Sur, CA

Northwest Music Scene

A Conversation With Mike Moen of Neutralboy

I moved to Bremerton in 1998, and I can honestly say that I can't remember a time when I wasn't aware of Neutralboy's Mike "The Pike" Moen but it wasn't until around 2009 when his side project SGFY came out on tour with my band Tumbledown that I really got to know him.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock


On This Day in Music...August 26th

August 26th is here and it isn't just a Tuesday, it's National Dog Day! Make sure to give your pooch extra treats today and take them on a long walk so they can sniff everything possible.


Related Topix: The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pop/Rock, Green Day, Punk, Mick Jagger


See Aerosmith Take the Ice Bucket Challenge Together

"We're jumping in with both feet," Steven Tyler proclaimed at the end of Aerosmith 's gig in Houston Monday night, mentally prepping himself for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.


Related Topix: Aerosmith, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment


The Rolling Stones' Ronnie Wood takes the ice bucket challenge

Ronnie Wood has become the latest musician to take part in the ice bucket challenge to raise awareness of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis - watch footage of it above.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Faces


Walt Disney Records Releases Mary Poppins Legacy Collection Today

The label honors one of the most celebrated and beloved soundtracks of all time with the 50 th anniversary release of the Walt Disney Records The Legacy Collection Mary Poppins today, August 26, 2014.


Related Topix: Mary Poppins, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Theater, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Roustabout, Mick Jagger