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  1. Steven Van Zandt, Paul Shaffer sign on to Bert Berns showRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KAUZ

    Shaffer and Steven Van Zandt have signed on to produce the jukebox musical... . FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2015 file photo, Steven Van Zandt attends the premiere of "Ricki and the Flash" in New York.


  2. New 'Vinyl' Trailer Previews Bobby Cannavale's Rock & Roll Company GoalsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    "Think back to the first time you heard a song that made the hairs on the back of your neck stand up, made you want to dance or go out and kick somebody's ass," says Bobby Cannavale in the new trailer for Vinyl . "That's what I'm talking about."


  3. MPS seeks input on a new program at Happy HillRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | OnMilwaukee

    The former Happy Hill Elementary School has been closed since 2006. But don't think folks at MPS haven't been thinking about it.


  4. Forgotten '90s Kid Show Themes That Are Actually Awesome Forgotten...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | VH1

    Do you wish it were still the '90s? One-you're not alone. Two-you can stop building that time machine, because starting tonight a whole bunch of shows you grew up with are coming back to TV on a new nighttime block on TeenNick called The Splat .


  5. Readers' Poll: The Best American Rock Band Ever - Metallica Vs. HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Guitar World

    When Labor Day came and went early last month, it reminded us of the American labor movement and the contributions American workers have made to the strength, prosperity and well-being of the good ol' U.S. of A. However, since we're Guitar World people, we couldn't help but apply those sentiments to music and the American people who made and make it-bands! This, in turn, led to thoughts and theories about the greatest American band of all time, which led us to our latest readers' poll-the Best American Rock Band Ever! Yes, the gangs from Guitar World and Sweetwater want to get GW readers-you people!-involved as we attempt to crown the Best American Rock Band Ever! Although we had thousands of bands to choose from, we decided to narrow things down to 32, which is perfect for a month's worth of intense-and fun matchups.


  6. West End's Jersey Boys to Extend Booking PeriodRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago |

    JERSEY BOYS, the smash hit musical, is extending its booking period at the Piccadilly Theatre until 23 October 2016, with tickets on sale now. JERSEY BOYS opened in London in 2008 and has been seen by nearly 23 million people worldwide.


  7. The 10 Best Concerts in Dallas This Week: alt-J, A$AP Rocky & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

    Thanks to the grace of trickle-down festival economics , this week is absolutely stacked with bands coasting off the momentum of Austin City Limits Fest and passing through Dallas. And let's face it, unless you're independently wealthy and capable of buying a VIP festival ticket with some sort of personal bathroom and stage-side seating, the Dallas concerts will be infinitely more enjoyable.


  8. Happy as a clam at high waterRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The F-Word Blog

    Shannon and The Clams are a California-based indie garage punk trio. Their third album, Gone By The Dawn , was released on Hardly Art on 11 September; it's an intriguing mix of 1950s rock'n'roll, garage rock and full-on punk, all delivered in a slightly subversive, camp manner and thoroughly suited to a post-hipster world.


  9. Rocker takes to stage for festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Warrnambool Standard

    Veteran rocker Jade Hurley will belt out the classics in Camperdown on Wednesday as part of the Corangamite Seniors Festival. Veteran rocker Jade Hurley will belt out the classics in Camperdown on Wednesday as part of the Corangamite Seniors Festival.


  10. Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers rattled The Reef with an electric performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago |

    The best bands are always better live, and Roger Clyne and the Peacemakers proved that true again on Wednesday night when they invaded The Reef with their unique blend of Southwestern tinged rock and roll. Never one to fit into a neat mold, The Peacemakers blend elements of rock, Americana, reggae, country and more into an infectious and emotive style of music that can appeal to almost anyone on some level.


  11. James Brown -- Classic FunkRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | All About Jazz

    This article was originally published in August 2005. In rendering his decision in a 1964 obscenity trial, Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart wrote: "I shall not today attempt to further define [pornography]...but I know it when I see it."


  12. Pumpkins and PoniesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Messenger

    Families will be able to continue a fall tradition when the 10th anniversary of Pumpkins and Ponies is celebrated Saturday at Spring Vale Farm, 2603 Lone Tree Road. The annual event brings together distinctly autumn activities in a rural setting, giving people time to slow down and simply enjoy the season, said property owners and organizers Bob and Lonnie Larson.


  13. Most unpredictable personality on MTV: Tom GreenRead the original story

    Yesterday | Gulfshore Life

    You know Tom Green from his anything-goes run as the funniest, most unpredictable personality on MTV, and his unforgettable, deliciously loony roles in uproarious film comedies including "Road Trip" and "Freddy Got Fingered." He's graced the cover of Rolling Stone, commandeered the coveted guest-host chair on "The Late Show with David Letterman," and conquered the World Wide Web with his free-wheeling, wildly popular internet talk show and Podcast, "Tom Green's House Tonight."


  14. Lifelong Minturn resident Darla Goodell, who ran Turntable, passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Vail Daily News

    Darla Goodell, right, will miss her first Broncos game today that anyone can remember. The Minturn native and Turntable owner died Friday.


  15. Gay Iconography: Little Richard's Rocking LegacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Towleroad

    When it comes to icons, there are few who could stake a more legitimate claim than Little Richard. The flamboyant legend has been credited as the creator and architect of rock 'n' roll, fusing rhythm and blues with his over-the-top performance style and wild, powerful voice.


  16. Sweaty Anton Du Beke has Strictly Come Dancing host Claudia Winkleman in stitchesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    Stood under the hot studio bulbs, Anton couldn't help but comment on the beads of sweat running off his face, and left Claudia Winkleman in stitches The professional dancer - who wowed the judges with his Tango with celebrity partner newsreader Katie Derham - found himself drenched after working up a sweat in a lot of clothes in a very hot studio. Dressed in a velvet jacket and a knitted jumped for his dance, Anton became increasingly shiny as the dance, judging comments and interview went on.


  17. Katie Derham stuns Strictly Come Dancing with saucy Tango as she sexes up live showRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    The Radio three presenter took on the Tango with her partner Anton du Beke and received a standing ovation from the audience for her trouble The Radio three presenter - who took on the Tango with her partner Anton du Beke to a dramatic instrumental to Lady Gaga's Telephone - found her inner diva and received a standing ovation from the audience. Head judge Len Goodman began the gushing, saying: "I've not been so annoyed since Zayn left One Direction that you had that little mistake there.


  18. Frankie Valli tribute brings the hits to Ilkley a Night of hit songs...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Ilkley Gazette

    The Eastcoast Boys will present their Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons tribute show, Big Girls Don't Cry, in Ilkley on October 22 A NIGHT of hit songs is set for the King's Hall in Ilkley in October as a critically-acclaimed stage tribute show comes to town. Featuring the music of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, the production boasts that it is taking the UK by storm.


  19. Married Katie Derham admits Anton Du Beke was her guilty pleasure as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    The BBC presenter has opened up about the curse of Strictly and revealed her secret crush before signing up for the show Katie Derham has admitted her new Strictly partner Anton Du Beke was her guilty pleasure before she signed up for the show. The BBC presenter, who is married to restaurateur John Vincent, opened up about the curse of Strictly Come Dancing in a new interview with The Times newspaper and insists her husband has nothing to fear.


  20. Home Free on the moveRead the original story

    Friday | A Cappella News

    Before Home Free won NBC's "The Sing Off" in 2013, the a cappella group was releasing albums on its own and trying to win over season ticket-holders and other strangers to their revamped tunes as they toured theaters, fairs and colleges beyond their Minnesota home base. "Nowadays people are showing up to see us and there's a palpable energy and excitement in the air before we take the stage," Tim Foust, who provides the lowest notes as the group's bass voice, said by phone from the tour bus a day before their New York City debut.