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  1. Kim Green wary of former Swifts coach and her Magic touch in semi stoushRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Age

    Skip to navigation Skip to content Skip to footer View text version of this page Help using this website - Accessibility statement Join today and you can easily save your favourite articles, join in the conversation and comment, plus select which news your want direct to your inbox. The NSW Swifts will be aiming to thwart the golden touch of their former coach Julie Fitzgerald in Monday's trans-Tasman semi-final against the Magic in New Zealand.


  2. Blasters outblast Wingnuts 13-12Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    The Wingnuts scored in eight of nine innings and it still wasn't enough, losing 13-12 to the Joplin Blasters on Saturday night at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium. The Blasters took the lead from the start, scoring three two-out runs in the first inning off Wichita starter Todd Kibby.


  3. Brave Southern Steel edged out by Queensland Firebirds in trans-Tasman netball league semifinalRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Southland Times

    A strong final quarter blitz has given the experienced Queensland Firebirds a 67-64 victory over the Steel in Brisbane after an intense encounter. It was a vastly improved start by the gutsy Steel who went goal to goal with the defending champions before a key turnover won by the visitors with the scores at 5-4, from a centre pass by Firebirds player Kim Ravaillion, gave the Kiwi team a break.


  4. Netball: Steel pipped at the death by FirebirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    For a remarkable 45 minutes of netball, the Southern Steel were on track to pull off the biggest finals upset in the history of the ANZ Championship. Leading the defending champion Queensland Firebirds 49-47 heading into the final quarter of today's semifinal clash in Brisbane, Kiwi fans dared to believe we could finally see a transtasman league grand final played on New Zealand soil.


  5. Qld Firebirds into netball title matchRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Age

    The Queensland Firebirds are one win away from becoming the trans-Tasman netball league's only back-to-back champions after reaching their fourth straight grand final in a thriller. The Firebirds booked a spot in the title decider with a nail-biting 67-64 win over New Zealand side Southern Steel in Brisbane on Sunday after trailing in the final quarter.


  6. Searching for a great American rock show: Why is rock 'n' ...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Salon

    HBO's "Vinyl" was an expensive flop, and Cameron Crowe's "Roadies" is fading fast - can this genre be saved? Two much-awaited series about rock 'n' roll made their debuts on prestigious cable networks this year. One has already been cancelled, after generating its share of hatred from the very people who should have loved it.


  7. Lee Littlewood: Elvis, The Beatles, Frank and a Man Named Jelly Roll who Might Have Invented JazzRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    Youngsters will love knowing that before Elvis Presley became the King of Rock 'n' Roll, he was a shy kid in the South who used music as his salvation and way out of poverty. With a flowing verse-style prose and colorful pencil sketches that sway like Presley's rocking songs, Bonnie Christensen is spot-on with her ode to Elvis' early life in Elvis: The Story of the Rock and Roll King .


  8. Phillip Phillips and Matt Nathanson crank up the energy at Pacific AmphitheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Wave

    Santa Ana fans Lauren, Emily and Jessie pose for a photo before seeing Phillip Phillips at Pacific Amphitheatre on Friday. Pacific Amphitheatre employees Randy Alonzo and "Peter Wolf pose for a photo while working the Phillip Phillips show on Friday.


  9. Photo Flash: Westchester Broadway Theatre Presents the Million Dollar QuartetRead the original story

    22 hrs ago |

    The international smash hit musical, MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET is set on December 4, 1956, when an auspicious twist of fate brought Johnny Cash , Jerry Lee Lewis , Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley together. Sam Phillips, the "Father of Rock 'n' Roll" who was responsible for launching the careers of each icon, brought the four legendary musicians together at the Sun Records studio in Memphis for the first and only time.


  10. Weekend LISTening: The L.A. Punk Scene When X BeganRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | National Public Radio

    John Doe of X was World Cafe 's guest earlier this week, as he played live with a rock band that included original X drummer DJ Bonebrake. You can hear it again in the World Cafe archive .


  11. Devil's Rejects who are playing the Hillbilly Honkytonk Festival in LothersdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    Howlin' Johnny And The Devils' Rejects will play their skiffle, 'hellbilly' and country rock 'n' roll music at the festival on a Glusburn farm. The Reverend Howlin' Johnny has had numerous aliases over the past three decades while fronting top local bands like Johnny And The Poorboys.


  12. Blasters beat Wingnuts 10-6Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wichita Eagle

    The Wingnuts scored early but couldn't protect the lead, losing to Joplin 10-6 on Friday night at Lawrence-Dumont to start a six-game homestand. T.J. Mittelstaedt hit a three-run homer in the first, and Leo Vargas led off the second and scored on Zack Cox's single for a 4-0 lead after two innings.


  13. -story-blockRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    OnStage Playhouse fires up the perennially popular 1989 jukebox musical "Buddy - The Buddy Holly Story," with Noah Zuniga-Williams starring as the bespectacled rock pioneer who churned out such enduring classics as "Peggy Sue," "That'll Be the Day" and "Words of Love." Director Teri Brown's production of this ode to Holly comes complete with a live band - members of the Beatles tribute act The Rollers.


  14. Elvis' Stepbrother Reveals the King's Drug Addiction Almost Caused Him to Choke to DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | People

    When Elvis Presley died in August 1977, the world was shocked: the vibrant performer was only 42. Decades later, it has become well-known that Presley's final years were filled with drug use - the Blue Hawaii heartthrob was no more. In My Brother Elvis: The Final Years , a new memoir by the late star's stepbrother David E. Stanley, the extent of Presley's substance abuse is outlined in shocking detail.


  15. Pull on blue suede shoes for Elvis tributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Swindon Advertiser

    Swindon's Level 3 nightclub will be All Shook Up this weekend when Elvis in Trouble create their exciting stage tribute to the king of rock 'n' roll. The Elvis band got together in 2014 when Darren Boyce, who plays the king, joined Max Hunt on keyboards and Nick Bevan on bass guitar.


  16. Glen MatlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 27 |

    Glen Matlock popped over to HQ in North London for a cup of tea and a chat bringing his acoustic guitar to knock out a couple of tunes just for us. Check out the full interview above and exclusive session below.


  17. Sting Announces November Release Date for New Rock Album, "57th and 9th"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WJXA-FM Nashville

    Sting has revealed that his recently announced studio album, 57th and 9th , will be released on November 11 . A new trailer promoting the record has premiered on YouTube that features footage of the former Police frontman working in the studio and clips of him reflecting on the project.


  18. Beloved disc jockey Robert "Red" Robinson to be awarded the Order of British ColumbiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Georgia Straight

    For local disc jockey Robert "Red" Robinson-the first presenter to play rock 'n' roll music in Vancouver-it's time to get some new jewelry. One of sixteen nominees selected to receive the Order of British Columbia-an award created to honour those who have excelled in benefitting the people of B.C.-Robinson is to accept a medal widely recognized as the Province's most prestigious decoration.


  19. Eddie Vedder Guests With Sting & Peter Gabriel In SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | JamBase

    On Thursday night Pearl Jam frontman Eddie Vedder sat-in with both Sting and Peter Gabriel at the Seattle stop of their Rock Paper Scissors Tour. The sit-in comes a few months after Sting joined Pearl Jam at Madison Square Garden in New York City.


  20. REVIEW: Huey Lewis & The News give 'feel-good' show that...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Morning Call

    Huey Lewis and the News never was a great rock 'n' roll act, but back in the mid-1980s, its pop-leaning, feel-good music gave the band a dozen Top 10 hits. So it had its moments.