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  1. 5 Production Lessons from Dave Stewart's New Autobiography Feb 07, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Pro Sound News

    ... and the egos and insecurities that go along with them. With that in mind, we rummaged through his book (a speedy, fun read with more hair-raising drug stories than you can shake a thai stick at) to find some insights on recording and creativity in ...


  2. Coig's fiddler Crowley riding latest Celtic waveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... ink she just did. Still, let me relay one more thing Crowley said during the call, because it perfectly sums up how much fun CA2ig is having: "As long as we get to keep making a living doing something we love, we're happy."


  3. Photo of the week: Boston music and night life 2/7Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 |

    ... piece high energy band from Boston who play original music with some unexpected covers. Hanifin on cello is having more fun than ever with exciting arco, pizzicato and flamenco techniques which give his songs a soulful feel and sets the band apart ...


  4. The MUFF Society TO: American PsychoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | BlogTO

    Is your busy life of murders and executions getting you down? Are the cran-apple stains you cant get out of your sheets driving you crazy? Do you think everyone is wrong about Huey Lewis and the News early work being their best clearly, it was a little too new wave and they really came into their own, commercially and artistically, when Sports came out in '83? Then come join The MUFF Society for a night of film, fun, and utterly insane prizes at Carlton Cinema! Sorry, they dont have a good bathroom to do coke in. February is Women in Horror Month and we couldnt think of a better way to celebrate than to show Mary Harrons classic homegrown shot in Toronto! horror, American Psycho.


  5. Dad's Army - Movie ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 |

    ... find some witty angles to their dopey characters, Mays is snappy as the wheeler-dealer Frazer, and Harrison has fun quoting famous movie scenes as the dim-witted Pike. And the women's auxiliary unit is a nice touch. Zeta-Jones is always enjoyable as ...


  6. 7 questions we have about National Shower with a Friend DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Alabama Live

    ... anti-climactic. Turns out, New Wave Enviro Products had the "holiday" nationally recognized in 2015 to "eject a bit of fun" into "the coldest and loneliest season of the year." It's set for each Feb. 5 as a way to keep people from feeling "dejected ...


  7. They would walk 500 miles. . . yes, the Proclaimers are heading to Dorset.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 |

    ... in Glasgow a few years ago and they were very good. "They're brilliant musicians, but they're also really good fun with humour in their playing and songs. They play a mix of bluegrass, old time, ragtime, honky-tonk - it's just general good fun ...


  8. Remembering 'Control' 30 Years Later: How Janet Jackson's Third Album Cemented Her Icon StatusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Billboard

    ... before ending with Jackson's moans amidst the quiet storm sensuality of "Funny How Time Flies (When You're Having Fun)." This was the full spectrum of thoughts and feelings consuming a young woman as she matured. If Jackson's marriage to DeBarge is ...


  9. The $5,000 Challenge, from the '60s to the '00s editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Hemmings Auto Blogs

    ... the average homeowner. It's big enough to haul dirt, gravel, bags of cement or a pair of racing motorcycles for weekend fun, yet small enough to fit in the driveway, if not in the garage. With a working dump bed, offloading the contents of a Costco ...


  10. Cinematographer Don McAlpine on his life behind the lensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | ABC News

    ... such as Wolverine, The Chronicles Of Narnia and Moulin Rouge, Mr McAlpine said the smaller shoots tended to be the most fun. One of his most recent projects was Jocelyn Moorhouse's drama The Dressmaker, which starred Kate Winslet and Judy Davis, and ...


  11. Some Nights by fun.Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | WJXB-FM Knoxville

    Some nights I stay up cashing in my bad luck Some nights I call it a draw Some nights I wish that my lips could build a castle Some nights I wish they'd just fall off But I still wake up, I still see your ghost Oh, Lord, I'm still not sure what I stand for oh Whoa oh oh Whoa oh oh Most nights I don't know anymore... Oh, whoa, oh, whoa, oh, whoa, oh, oh, Oh, whoa, oh, whoa, oh, whoa, oh, oh This is it, boys, this is war - what are we waiting for? Why don't we break the rules already? I was never one to believe the hype Save that for the black and white I try twice as hard and I'm half as liked, But here they come again to jack my style That's alright I found a martyr in my bed tonight She stops my bones from wondering just who I am, who I am, who I am Oh, who am I? Mmm... Mmm... Well, some nights I wish that this all would end 'Cause I could use some friends for a change.


  12. The revival of radioRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Daily Star

    ... their positions in the industry and gave them a forum to listen to and interact with the listeners. But it's not all fun and games for Sharmeen. Her cheerful tone and friendly demeanour attracted a lot of fans, a few of whom ended up waiting for her ...


  13. The Cinema's Fear of DramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | New Yorker

    ... virtue, and then to run the movie through the deflavorizer, to strip out the risk of unjustified or inappropriate fun, to make sure that its bitter truths don't entice but spur rue, don't pass too sweetly. (The misguided controversy over "The Wolf ...


  14. Movie Review: Turbo KidRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 |

    ... ruthless warlord ( Michael Ironside ) to save the girl (Laurence Leboeuf) of his dreams. I can't stress to you how much fun Turbo Kid is as a movie. Imagine seeing an unconventional blend of Rad, BMX Bandits, Mad Max, and any of Yoshihiro ...


  15. Nic Winding Refn On Why Screen Size Doesn't Matter, Alter Egos & Upcoming FilmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Deadline

    Watching movies is "like sex - there are many different ways of doing it, but it's always fun." That's Nicolas Winding Refn speaking at the recent launch of the online My French Film Festival in Paris.


  16. Will films like 'Furious 7' finally get some academy respect?Read the original story

    Monday Feb 1 | Stars and Stripes

    ... but in the eyes of the voting members of the film academy, it lacked a certain je ne sais quoi: It was big, sleek and fun but not the kind of sophisticated, socially relevant (and many would say white) movie that's been honored -- especially in the ...


  17. Does Microsoft's acquisition of MinecraftEdu signal the return of educational games?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Gamasutra

    ... Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School, was already experimenting with a variety of tools to make his lessons more fun for students. Some tools, like Google Earth, were effective for geography projects, but the students weren't as engaged as he'd ...


  18. Ten Best Geek Events in Denver in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Denver Westword

    February is here, which means a societally obligated focus on all things love for the next two weeks! Don't worry, though - apart from a couple of carefully curated selections, this month's list of geek events will barely register the existence of Valentine's Day. Instead, our focus - as always - is on maximum nerd fun in all its many guises, and February is no slouch in that area.


  19. Jacques Rivette: 1928-2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... that doesn't have a home elsewhere on, this is a collection of thoughts, ideas, snippets, and other fun things that Roger and others posted over the years. "There is a moment in Mozart where the music suddenly seems to draw ...


  20. Jian Ghomeshi spent years building star brand, but his fall from grace took less than a weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | CBC News

    ... be addressing, now more than ever," he told the Excalibur student newspaper in March 1990. "These were some of the most fun times we've had, because our growth was so palpable," Ghomeshi told a folk music magazine in 1996. "It was a direct arbiter ...