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  1. Water Bowl to be auctionedRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Star Press

    ... could buy the whole place and develop it." A year earlier, Irving had booked an appearance at the Water Bowl by War, a California funk band that produced hits including "Spill the Wine" and "Why Can't We Be Friends?" in the 1970s. Only a few ...


  2. 'Amish Mafia' Recap Season 3 Finale: 'Do you like your face?'Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | PennLive.com

    ... aired on April 8. It was action-packed with scandal, explosions, fights and the scariest question you can ever be asked: War. After last week's events with Esther , the gang has sworn off the English. So they set out to destroy every business that ...


  3. Chicago, Cheech and Chong to perform at Vina Robles AmphitheatreRead the original story

    Monday Apr 7 | SanLuisObispo.com

    ... Grammy Award-winning comedians Richard "Cheech" Martin and Tommy Chong will take the stage May 30 alongside funk band War , whose songs include "The Cisco Kid," "Low Rider" and "Why Can't We Be Friends." Tickets are $35 to $90. Chicago, performing ...


  4. Country stars, '70s acts to headline county fairRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | Victorville Daily Press

    ... stars and two popular acts from the 1970s topping the bill. Jerrod Niemann, Mark Chesnutt, The Marshall Tucker Band and WAR are the headliners at this year's fair, which runs from May 24 through June 1 at the High Desert Event Center (aka San ...


  5. HBO's "Doll & Em" revels in the awkwardness of celebrity friendshipRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 20 | State Press

    Ending the first two episodes of HBO's new limited series "Doll & Em" is War's "Why Can't We Be Friends?," which evokes a different reaction each time.


  6. War to return with first new album in 20 years, tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2014 | USA Today

    ... Greatest Hits collection from 1976. This marks the first time that the hits album is available digitally or on CD. War is also poised to kick off a national tour March 20. The trek will include headlining dates with Cheech & Chong at Las Vegas' Hard ...


  7. WAR to Release New Studio Album, 'EVOLUTIONARY,' on May 13 via...Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Business Wire

    On May 13, the legendary and groundbreaking group, WAR , will release their first new studio album in 20 years, titled EVOLUTIONARY , on Far Out Records/UMe.


  8. WAR to Release New Studio Album, 'EVOLUTIONARY,' on May...Read the original story

    Mar 18, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    Available on 2CD and digitally, the package includes the new EVOLUTIONARY album and WAR 's digitally remastered, multi-Platinum GREATEST HITS collection, originally released in 1976 and never before released digitally or on CD.


  9. Eric Burdon, at the Michigan Theater Thursday with The Animals, has...Read the original story

    Mar 10, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... for many memorable hits in the late 1960s and early 1970s, first with The Animals and then with the funk band War. Among his songs are "House of the Rising Sun," "San Franciscan Nights," "Sky Pilot," "It's My Life," "Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood" ...


  10. Funk, Jazz R&B & Rock n' Roll Band WAR Returns to the San Mateo County FairRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2014 | WebWire

    The San Mateo County Fair just announced that WAR, the popular band that combines Funk, Jazz, R&B and Rock n' Roll, will return to perform at the 2014 San Mateo County Fair.


  11. Cheech and Chong to appear at First Bank CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... "Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong take the stage. Along with the comedy of these two, you will be entertained musically by WAR. Cheech and Chong have been a duo since the early 70's and they continue to pour on the laughter. With their movies "Up In ...


  12. Pete Seeger's Heavy FolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2014 | New Yorker

    ... happening. In the late sixties, during a period when Seeger was signed to Columbia Records, he grew tired of the Vietnam War, then furious, and he responded by writing a song about a group of soldiers pushed forward to their death by an overly ...


  13. Cheech and Chong, WAR at Riverside March 20Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2014 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... stars are coming to the Riverside Theater on March 20 for their Up in Smoke tour. They'll be joined by co-headliner WAR , the band behind "Low Rider" and "Why Can't We Be Friends?" Tickets, $49.50 to $75, are available for purchase beginning at noon ...


  14. DOA: Northern Punk Avengers Return to the Dirty SouthRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... condition," and yes, I love Pete Seeger. I can only hope to do a 1/4 of what he did. RO: Your choice of covers, from "War" and "The Midnight Special" to "Eve of Destruction" and "Fortunate Son," are legendary. Do any current popular songs speak that ...


  15. Weekend Roundup logoRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2014 | York Dispatch

    Peace-promoting band WAR performs at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York.


  16. Zombie HamletRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2013 | DVD Verdict

    ... of Branagh to modern boardrooms in Almereyda's version. Heck, audiences would even buy a Hamlet set during the Civil War. A plantation inheritance hanging in the balance, Danish aristocracy replaced by Southern aristocracy, and Fortinbras is ...


  17. Razzball 2014 Hall of Fame Ballot & Musings on Voting + Jack MorrisRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2013 | BTF's Baseball Primer

    ... 'Lows' just add uncertainty to the narrative unless it involves overcoming off-the-field obstacles like fought in a war, injury/disease, etc. Under-appreciated brilliance that fails to meet these 'high's - like players in the past with strong (but ...


  18. Alex BugnonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2013 | KSOC-FM Dallas

    ... - more explicitly than ever before. From songs inspired by Horace Silver and Ahmad Jamal to covers of old favorites from WAR's "The World is a Ghetto" to Herbie Hancock's "Oliloqui Valley," to an adaptation of "Nothra Dona di Maortse" (a song he ...


  19. DayZ Sells 88,000 Copies In 12 HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2013 | Cinema Blend News

    ... surreal to be true was this piece of information... 'One of those new players was Cliff Bleszinski, the former Gears of War frontman, who shared a picture of a DayZ bug he found. Dean Hall's father Graeme Hall even popped up on Twitter to ...


  20. DayZ stampeded by 88,000 people in 12 hoursRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2013 | Eurogamer

    ... a second. "What the hell..." he wrote on Twitter . One of those new players was Cliff Bleszinski, the former Gears of War frontman, who shared a picture of a DayZ bug he found . Dean Hall's father Graeme Hall even popped up on Twitter to ...