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  1. Sleepy Hollow's Shows to See: Justin Townes Earle, Kat Edmonson and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... Philadelphia. The Minneapolis native is best known to the public for his work with the now-defunct power pop band Semisonic. But those believing the "Closing Time" author to be a mere one-hit-wonder need look more closely-Wilson has written popular ...

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  2. Hamels' trade talk merely repetition of what he's said for a whileRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Philly.com

    ... of his contract. 4 Last time I was this tired of hearing all about chemistry was somewhere around track No. 4 of Semisonic's third studio album. You probably don't know that the name of Semisonic's third studio album was "All About Chemistry" ...

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  3. RIP, Pachyderm Studio Owner John KukerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | City Pages

    ... See also: More on Seedy Underbelly's move to L.A. During the earlier Seedy Underbelly days, Kuker worked with Semisonic on their breakout Feeling Strangely Fine , and later facilitated recordings with Har Mar Superstar, Nick Cave, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, ...

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  4. Caroline Smith steals Current concert from Messersmith, WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... minutes of music, Smith took charge and requested :"Closing Time," the smash hit Wilson had enjoyed with his band Semisonic. When the three singers tackled "Someone Like You," which Wilson wrote with Adele , Smith took the low harmony part and let ...

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  5. K-TWIN changes to modern Go 96.3 FM rock formatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... New Year's Eve, ending with two fitting farewell tunes by local bands, High on Stress' "Leaving Minneapolis " and Semisonic's "Closing Time." The station last made a format change just after New Year's Day in 2012, when it debuted K-TWIN's ...

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  6. K-TWIN is now Go 96.3 FM with 'modern music' formatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | TwinCities

    ... nes to Weezer and Coldplay. The last song listed on its Dec. 31 song roster before the robotic voice took over was Semisonic's "Closing Time."

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  7. K-TWIN changes to modern Go 96.3 FM rock formatRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... New Year's Eve, ending with two fitting farewell tunes by local bands, High on Stress' "Leaving Minneapolis " and Semisonic's "Closing Time." In the interim, the station played a robotic female voice reminiscent of Apple's resident host Siri, ...

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  8. It's the End of K-TWIN As We Know ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | City Pages

    ... Los Lobos' "C'mon Let's Go," the Cars' "Let's Go," the Strokes' "Last Nite," High on Stress's "Leaving MPLS," and Semisonic's "Closing Time" for the finale. We will update this post as we know more. You can access a bizarre live stream of what is ...

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  9. Dan Wilson On Mountain StageRead the original story

    Oct 29, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    Dan Wilson appears on today's episode of Mountain Stage , recorded live on the Campus of the North House Folk School in Cook County, Minn. A singer, songwriter, producer and occasional cartoonist, Wilson was once best known as the lead singer of Semisonic, for which he wrote the inescapable power-pop smash "Closing Time."

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  10. Dan Wilson Signs New Publishing Agreement With Big Deal Music And BMGRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2014 | Mi2n

    Big Deal Music is pleased to welcome Dan Wilson to its roster, publishing new compositions under its joint venture deal with BMG Chrysalis US. Big Deal will now also exclusively handle the Semisonic back catalog.

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  11. Dan Wilson On Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | National Public Radio

    Dan Wilson appears on today's episode of Mountain Stage , recorded live on the Campus of the North House Folk School in Cook County, Minn. A singer, songwriter, producer and occasional cartoonist, Wilson was once best known as the lead singer of Semisonic, for which he wrote the inescapable power-pop smash "Closing Time."

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  12. Why 1998 Was the Best Musical Year of the '90sRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Billboard

    ... of a year for distinctive one-hit-wonders - from Eagle-Eye Cherry (the ubiquitous folk-pop jam "Save Tonight") to Semisonic (the distorted bar-stool anthem "Closing Time") to Marcy Playground (the mumbly alt-rock staple "Sex and Candy"). In '98, ...

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  13. The Glee Club in Birmingham hosts singer-songwriter Dan Wilson on his solo tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | IcBurton

    Enjoy a night of songs and stories with singer-songwriter Dan Wilson at Birmingham's Glee Club on October 13. Singer-songwriter Dan Wilson, best known as the frontman for Semisonic with their huge hits Closing Time, Secret Smile and the million-selling album Feeling Strangely Fine, is heading to Birmingham on a solo tour . Dan has carved out a stellar reputation as an in-demand songwriter, collaborating with a diverse range of artists including Nas, Birdy and Adele.

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  14. Tiny Pages Made of Ashes 1/10/14: "The Latvians are Coming!"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2014 | Silver Bullet Comics

    ... last page that hints at sadness from another perspective. I liked it. It reminded me of that lyric from that one Semisonic song "Closing Time," that went: "Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end." Estrada's Mini Kus! #17 has the ...

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  15. Semisonic -- 'Closing Time'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Jalopnik

    Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we'll provide the jams. Man, this song. What is it about the late 1990s that was so great (or so awful, depending on your opinion)?

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  16. Dan Wilson - Love Without Fear - Ballroom MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Music-News.com

    Dan Wilson released his second solo album earlier this year and his return to the studio was a welcome one. With a look of a boffin - his band Semisonic produced two albums of intelligent American pop-rock before Wilson turned his attention to writing for others.

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  17. PlayStation Home closes its doors worldwide in March 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Joystiq

    ... March 31's global sign-off date. We can only hope Home's final moments bring everyone together for a rendition of Semisonic's " Closing Time ," where a melody garbled by voice chat gives avatars a chance for one last dance.

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  18. We Add Lights To Our List of Artists Nailing One-Take Videos With 'Up We Go'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | MuchMusic.com

    ... Morissette performing alone in a black room. Not happy with the complexity of shooting a single one-take video, Semisonic shot two side-by-side one-take music videos for their hit Closing Time , which unfortunately concludes with a very ...

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  19. The Best Concerts in Dallas This Weekend, 8/15 - 8/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2014 | Dallas Observer

    ... is a tremendously elastic one. Sometimes that's not so great (see: the occasional spin of "Closing Time" by Semisonic ), but the hits far outweigh the misses these days. It's also no small feat to land several headline-worthy acts that represent ...

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