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  1. Panhandle Pride Festival brings color to Memorial ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    44 min ago | Amarillo.com

    Wearing a plain white T-shirt emblazoned with the bold, black message, "Kill Them With Kindness," 19-year-old Nick DelToro said being gay in Amarillo still has its challenges. But things are improving, he says, because the community - both gay and straight - has come together following hateful conflicts like the mass shooting in Orlando.

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  2. Glastonbury 2016 Brings Career-Best Highs From Chvrches, The 1975 & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Billboard

    ... reproducing cuts from her debut record, Nothing's Real , which is due to land in a little under two weeks. Her electro disco beats were met with a warm and sizeable crowd, which included proud family members and Ellie Rowsell from Wolf Alice , just ...

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  3. The Ukulele Orchestra of Great BritainRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Wharfedale Observer

    WELL, I have never been to a concert before where the programme has consisted of Disco, Jazz, Heavy Metal, Punk Rock and Blues with covers of songs by the likes of Prince, Tiny Tim, Amy Winehouse, Daft Punk, David Bowie, Nirvana, Ferrell Williams, Tom Jones, Kraftwork, The Clash and Chic. But this is exactly what the audience at the Alhambra in Bradford experienced at the performance last week by The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain.

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  4. Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition' at Contemporary JewishRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | SFGate

    A model of the maze from "The Shining," built by Adam Savage, is part of "Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition" at the Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco. A model of the maze from "The Shining," built by Adam Savage, is part of "Stanley Kubrick: The Exhibition" at the Contemporary Jewish Museum in San Francisco.

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  5. Ben Stas for The Boston Globe At Kowloon in Saugus, disco-era nostalgia is on the menuRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Boston.com

    As soon as the buffet tables are removed from the dance floor, DJ Eddy K - who broke out his jeweled platform shoes for the occasion - turns up the volume on his mix of disco hits. Servers are buzzing about the room filling drink orders, most delivered to the dance floor, where baby boomers are showing off the moves they still remember.

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  6. Sound of jazz to echo in IstanbulRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... jazz and stars of contemporary music in different venues around Istanbul. On June 28 at Kucukciftlik Park, the king of disco and funk, the face of the Fender Stratocaster, and the composer of songs by Madonna and others, Nile Rodgers, will give his ...

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  7. NFL: Union blocked access to players named in Al-Jazeera reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | New York Daily News

    An NFL executive says the Players Association obstructed the league's investigation into doping allegations made in an Al-Jazeera America documentary, "The Dark Side." NFL senior vice president for labor policy and league affairs Adolpho Birch said in a letter to NFLPA counsel Heather McPhee that the league has tried to arrange interviews through union since early April with several players linked to performance-enhancing drugs in the film, which was broadcast in December.

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  8. Lemon City Rhythm Section Releases Album to Benefit Miami Lighthouse for the BlindRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Miami New Times

    Anyone who knows even the slightest bit about the history of the South Florida music scene knows that the late Henry Stone was a visionary. For those that don't know, Stone launched TK Records, a hugely successful independent label that became a worldwide sensation.

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  9. XAXO Ditched a Career Working With Superstars to Pursue Its Own MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Miami New Times

    While many aspiring musicians would kill to work in the studio with big names like Pitbull, Ricky Martin, and KC & the Sunshine Band, the two brothers who make up XAXO found it soul sucking. "We were producing, writing, engineering, vocal coaching, and working as a psychologist for all these musicians," Dav Julca says. 1 comment

  10. Nile Rodgers on funking up a festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Newsday

    He is the man behind some of the world's biggest hits of the past 30 years, and now Nile Rodgers is bringing his latest collaborations to a London stage. The Chic founder is staging a festival at Fulham Palace from 24-25 June where he will play with the likes of his Boomerang collaborator, Emin.

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  11. Village People to headline 4th of July bash in Jersey CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | NJ.com

    The legendary macho men behind hits "Y.M.C.A." and "In the Navy" are scheduled to headline the city's annual Fourth of July festival at Liberty State Park. The group is famous for its members' campy costumes, with one dressed as a cop, another as a cowboy, another as a Native American.

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  12. 25 Gay Anthems We Need More Than EverRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 24 | Advocate

    ... video) in support of everyone who's ever felt different. This infectious dance anthem of freedom brought a '70s disco sensibility to the '90s. And the message was damn good, too. The British duo re-imagined the Village People's disco tune into a ...

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  13. WWJ Weekend Box Office - Duran Duran, 7/11/16Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | CBS Local

    Facebook Email / Contact Forms Web Team Community Affairs Local TV Programming Sales Inquiries Technical/Reception Network FAQ/Feedback WWJ-TV is part of the [...] EVENTS Welcome to WWJ Newsradio 950 on CBSDetroit.com! Welcome to WWJ Newsradio 950 - Detroit's ONLY all news radio station, with accurate and dependable traffic and weather updates on [...] Promotions About 97.1 The Ticket 26455 American Drive Southfield, MI 48034 Call the in-studio line at 539-9797.

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  14. Muses get their due at PS 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | The Riverdale Press

    At the end of the Sheila Mencher School's four-day festival of art, song, dance and photography last week, audience members got on their feet and joined in the revelry. All were singing the Sister Sledge song "We Are Family."

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  15. Cleveland Museum of Art celebrates 100th birthday with Centennial Festival WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Cleveland.com

    ... will be headlined by legendary electronic artist and DJ Giorgio Moroder, the pioneering Italian musician who founded disco and electronic music and influenced just about every genre of music since the 1970s. "We're always looking at Solstice for ...

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  16. Mixtape With Anthony Harwood: Telex, Sylvester & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | Dallas Observer

    ... listening to "hot mixes" on radio station WBMX sometime in 1982. I was 16, and the music was a mixture of high-energy disco, Italo and early electro. Instantly I became a fan of the hot mixes and I began recording the mixes on my jam box. It had ...

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  17. buyTickets.com Has Tickets to Duran Duran's Paper Gods TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | PRWeb

    Duran Duran are getting ready to kick off the second leg of their North American arena and amphitheater tour in support of their album Paper Gods, which was released last September. It was the band's 14th studio album and their first since 2010's All You Need is Now.

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  18. Wells Fargo: Proudly Plunging Toward BankruptcyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Townhall

    Market watch recently reported that Wells Fargo stock has plunged into its greatest losing streak in nearly nine years. This comes as little surprise given the fact that the company has experienced a takeover at the hands of radical leftists.

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  19. Apparently, Ticketmaster Learned Nothing From That Class Action LawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | LA Weekly

    ... them live twice, both times as an adult, and the shows surpassed my expectations. Then there is Chic, Nile Rodgers' disco legends, whom I've never seen live. I went through the ticket buying process, inserted my voucher code and got a message that ...

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  20. Offseason Oversights - Thinking About The New CBARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 22 | Sactown Royalty

    With the new Collective Bargaining Agreement beginning in the 2016 NBA offseason, there follows strange situations for basically every team in the league. Starting with the draft this week, the new changes force every front office to think about ramifications of their decisions in the present, without knowing exactly how it will effect their future.

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