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Wednesday Jul 9 | Indian Television

Revelation Perth International Film Festival to screen 116 films

NEW DELHI: The annual Revelation Perth International Film Festival opened with the breathtaking sci-fi film Under The Skin featuring Scarlett Johansson.

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Related Topix: Australia, World News, Pop/Rock, Aaron Pedersen

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Yahoo!

Sale could spell end for The Bakery

Artrage chief executive Marcus Canning, pictured with burlesque and caberet performers, says he hopes new owner will maintain The Bakery as a music and arts venue.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Sonic Youth

Sat Jul 05, 2014

Copenhagen Post

Copenhagen Jazz Festival: Thurston Moore

Copenhagen Jazz Festival and Jazzhouse presents a duo meeting between two icons in the field of improvisation, free music and avant-garde rock Thurston Moore with the founding of the group Sonic Youth and his many years in the field of rock, avant-garde and improvisation put a decisive mark on music history.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Mats Gustafsson, Jazz

Wed Jul 02, 2014

View Magazine

Hamilton Music Notes

Simply Saucer's Baby Nova While Edgar Breau had chosen to focus on the future and a solo career for decades, the fans demanded a revisitation of his work with Simply Saucer.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Star-Telegram.com

Occupy activist leaves NYC jail after 58 days

An Occupy Wall Street activist convicted of one of the few felonies coming out of the protests was released from jail Wednesday and said she is even more committed to activism.

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Related Topix: Activism, Occupy Wall Street, Pop/Rock

Northern Michigan News

Occupy activist leaves NYC jail after 58 days

An Occupy Wall Street activist convicted of one of the few felonies coming out of the protests was released from jail Wednesday and said she is even more committed to activism.

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Related Topix: Activism, Occupy Wall Street, Pop/Rock

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Spin

Yoshimi Battles the Gongbangers on OOIOO's 'Gamel'

The nomadic odyssey into parts unknown that Yoshimi - drummer colossus for iconic Japanoise experimental aliens Boredoms - has embarked on has been a face-ripping journey in sound deconstruction.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Fri Jun 27, 2014

Switched

Kim Gordon And Arcade Fire Are In A Short Film Together, Commence Collective Squee

It's true, the noise rock woman of your dreams and members of that Canadian indie sextet that made disco cool again are in a short film together.

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Related Topix: Collective, Movies, Entertainment, Sonic Youth, Pop/Rock, Indio, CA, Chelsea (New York, NY)

Lake Cowichan Gazette

Rifflandia announces first 40 artists for 2014 festival

Rifflandia Music Festival released the names of 40 artists who will be appearing at the festival this summer, but are holding on to the other 100.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Bellingham, WA, The New Pornographers, Thurston Moore

Tue Jun 24, 2014

Yahoo!

Sonic journey

Can you imagine a world-famous violinist attaching a cable to their Stradivarius and swinging the instrument over the audience's heads? That's pretty much what groundbreaking Sonic Youth musician Lee Ranaldo does with his guitar in Sight/Unseen, an audiovisual collaboration with his wife, artist and filmmaker Leah Singer.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Marfa, TX

Sun Jun 22, 2014

Women's eNews

Kim Gordon Reflects on Doing-It-All Pressure

"As a woman, you're in a constant state of 'catching up.' I felt like this because I had a career and a child, but also because even though I was playing music, I have always thought of myself as a visual artist."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Thu Jun 19, 2014

Boulder Weekly

Noise

Wednesday, June 25: eTown Live Radio Show Taping with Thurston Moore, Anne Waldman, Ambrose Bye and Greyhounds.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Wed Jun 18, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Documentary Sound and Chaos: the Story of BC Studio to Make Us...

"SOUND AND CHAOS: THE STORY OF BC STUDIO", the documentary celebrating Martin Bisi's legendary Gowanus recording studio, makes its U.S. premiere on July 17, 2014 at NYC's Anthology Film Archives.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock

RollingStone

Wilco's Nels Cline Jams With the Les Paul Trio In New York

When he took the stage at Iridium in New York on June 16th, as this week's guest with Monday night regulars the Les Paul Trio , guitarist Nels Cline sported an "Ecstatic Peace!" sticker on his Fender Jazzmaster a reference to Cline's long association with that record label's founder, Sonic Youth guitar icon Thurston Moore .

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Related Topix: Jazz, Nels Cline, Pop/Rock, Les Paul, Django Reinhardt, Ellington, NY, Music, Entertainment

Mon Jun 16, 2014

Green Bay Press-Gazette

Butch Vig, Emperors of Wyoming latest to join Mile of Music lineup

A band that includes noted rock producer and drummer Butch Vig is among the latest batch of artists and bands announced for Mile of Music in Appleton this summer.

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Related Topix: Nirvana, Grunge, Pop/Rock, The Smashing Pumpkins

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