Monthly Archives: August 2022

Indychitlan showcases black and Latino rock bands

INDIANAPOLIS — A one-day music festival featuring black and Latino rock bands returns to 10 East Arts Hub on Saturday, September 10, following a successful inaugural event in 2021. The “Indychitlan Fest: Latin Music Festival” features black and brown punk, metal, rock and ska bands from Indianapolis and Chicago. Angel …

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FirstNet and 5G reliably connect first responders

Emergencies are unpredictable and during these critical times, the public safety community needs reliable and interoperable communications. That’s why our approach to 5G for public safety is unlike anything else. And that means it’s not the typical approach to 5G you’ve seen in TV commercials. 5G enabled FirstNet® – America’s …

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Bauhaus cancels North American shows as Peter Murphy enters rehab

Bauhaus were scheduled to tour North America in September, but those dates have now been canceled as a singer Pierre Murphy enters rehab. The group shared a new statement, which reads: It is with the greatest regret that Bauhaus performances in North America have been canceled for the remainder of …

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Chelsea Curve Delivers Dizzying Punk Rock Catharsis “All Things”

Sometimes you are the last at the party. There’s really no good reason why it took me so long to turn my attention to Chelsea Curve’s March album, “All the Things.” It’s been on my agenda for ages, and a lot of people whose opinions I respect have raved about …

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Review: A Trove of Rarities Highlights Blondie’s First Band-Approved Retrospective

blondeBlondie: Against All Odds 1974-1982(Ume Group/Number)4 out of 5 stars Few would argue against Blondie as a band deserving of a full recap of their eclectic and extensive career. Unfortunately, that’s not it. As the title clearly indicates, these eight discs cover only the first part of the production of …

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It’s Meatless Monday. Maybe avoid the salmon.

Comment this story Comment This is Bloomberg Opinion Today, a vicious bevy of opinions from Bloomberg Opinion. Register here. • Your annual reminder that the fishing industry is surprisingly scary. • A monoculture theory based on maize. • New York beats Texas in carbon-free energy, but not for long. • …

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Local rock bands raise $870 for abortion resources

Music swept down College Avenue as people descended the stairs to The Orbit Room where rock bands The Croakes, SYZYGY and The Matriarch took the stage. In partnership with IU for Choice, the groups donated all proceeds to Planned Parenthood and Elevated Access. Members of the public threw money in …

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Blondie Releases An Awaited Box Set ‘Blondie: Against The Odds 1974-1982’

Acclaimed and groundbreaking pop group Blondie have released their long-awaited new box set, Blondie: Against All Odds 1974-1982. The new collection includes 124 tracks and 36 unreleased recordings from the most timeless eight years of the band’s history. Fans can check it out HERE. Nearly five decades and over 40 …

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Canadian punk legend Talli Osborne chosen as face of new Punk Rock Museum in Las Vegas

In the punk rock scene around the world, Hamilton resident Talli Osborne is a legend. And she adds to that legendary status now that she begins her new job as the official spokesperson for the Punk Rock Museum in Las Vegas. The Punk Rock Museum is the creation of NOFX …

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How Sepultura’s Roots Influenced Latin American Metal Bands

In the mid to late 90s, something funny happened simultaneously in American pop culture. Bright, innocent pop like Britney Spears and the Backstreet Boys topped the charts, radio and MTV. But there was also dark, brooding and sexual metal music on full display. The bands that became known as nu …

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Jimmy Eat World reaps new rewards

Awards. Immediately the idea seems positive, right? But it can be a mixed bag. What if the reward comes for a bad practice or habit? What does it reinforce then? In other ways, however, a reward can be wonderful. Hard work can pay off and that’s almost always a good …

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REVIEW: Punk rock is dead, hyperpop gave it the CPR

Punk rock is dead. I accepted it and moved on, adapting to a new, equally radical and anarchist music scene: hyperpop. This musical genre has created quite a stir over the past five years, mainly due to its inherent weirdness and experimental sound. However, this is not the only parallel …

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Dead Pets Unleashed is a chaotic punk rock drama that gives me quarter-life crisis flashbacks

A slice-of-life game about a demon punk rock band having a quarter-life crisis? Dead Pets Unleashed looks exactly like my cup of tea, or more like a bubbly concoction of Red Bull, battery acid, and pop candy. After launching a Kickstarter campaign, developers Triple Topping released a Dead Pets Unleashed …

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Qorvo® GaN PA module offers the highest gain for L-band

GREENSBORO, North Carolina, Aug. 25, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Qorvo® (Nasdaq: QRVO), a leading global provider of connectivity and power solutions, today introduced the highest-gain compact 100-watt L-band (1.2-1.4 GHz) solution High: A GaN-on-SiC (PAM) power amplifier module targeting commercial and defense radar applications. The QPA2511 GaN-on-SiC PAM features an …

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Award-winning council rock band trumpet in a new school year

NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP, Pa. — The sights and sounds of a new school year rippled through Walt Snyder Stadium on Wednesday night as the award-winning Council Rock North and Council Rock South marching bands took to the field. Preview Night has become a tradition at Council Rock which takes place at …

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Duran Duran Thrill As ‘Future Past’ North American Tour Kicks Off With Nile Rodgers & Chic

John Taylor (left) and Simon Le Bon (right) perform onstage at the opening night of Duran Duran’s … [+] “Future Past” North American Tour. Saturday August 20, 2022 at the United Center in Chicago, IL Photo by Barry Brecheisen “Alright! Are we ready to party?” Chic co-founder Nile Rodgers asked …

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Behind the Meaning of the Band’s Name: Nirvana

If Kurt Cobain were alive today, what would he think? The co-founder of the iconic grunge band, Nirvana, might be appalled. Is his band still famous? Almost as famous as ever? How is it possible ? Well, it starts with great songs. “Smells Like Teen Spirit” will last forever. But …

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Punk rock in Rico | Culture & Leisure

Rico might not seem like the most likely place to host a free punk rock show, but that’s exactly what will happen on Wednesday night, when Warsaw Poland Bros. and Telluride’s Punk Sux will perform at 9 p.m. at the Enterprise Bar & Grill. A group of “slave ska” from …

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Behind the band name: Green Day

After Green Day left independent music label Lookout! Records and signed to major label Reprise Records, many fans of the underground punk scene considered Green Day to be sold out. It took a while after this change, but most punk fans eventually returned to Green Day. Since then, the band …

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New Hope Club Announces Malaysian Showcase Alongside Insomniacks

British pop group New Hope Club have announced a showcase in Malaysia as part of their ongoing world tour. The band will perform at Sunway Pyramid Shopping Mall LG2 Blue Concourse on August 30 from 2 p.m., with Malaysian pop-punk band Insomniacks ​​providing the opening act. The showcase is also …

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Natalie Bassingthwaighte to star as Saint Jimmy in American Idiot the Musical’s Gold Coast season

Image courtesy of American Idiot the Musical’s Gold Coast Publicity Team Matt Ward Entertainment barely had time to put away the high heels and sweep up the glitter in their production of Priscilla: Queen of the Desert before embarking on their next musical project. Something on the opposite end of …

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An overload of punk, rock, jazz and Noel Gallagher Live!

GOO, In Goo we trust We should trust Goo to move loudly on the well-trodden path of punk rock. What the band adds to the noise, firstly, is twisting the dialectic towards rock and roll and secondly, lyrics that have more to do with falling in love than throwing a …

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Are girl groups overrated? | Swaddling

In a cultural space dominated at every turn by “lad-heavy” rockers and the masculine edginess of synth-pop, sits a subset of musicians whose artistic prowess defies genre: girl groups. They take many forms – there’s bubblegum pop, punk rock, R&B and now, KPop. The sound of the girl bands may …

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Rock bands cut from the blues: Gov’t Mule joins ZZ Top at the Pinewood Bowl on Sunday | Music

Putting Gov’t Mule on the same bill with ZZ Top makes perfect sense for Warren Hayes. “We’ve done quite a few shows with them in the past,” the Gov’t Mule frontman said. “We are old friends. It’s kind of a great musical evening. I think both bands are an extension …

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Reinventing American fusion with a rich and sensual mix of rhythms: the Bossa Nova Beatniks amaze with their new album

Accentuating their idiosyncratic style, Bossa Nova Beatniks’ latest album, “The-BnB-Show” is an anthem for all time. An addictive blending taste American Fusion contemporary music, the Bossa Nova Beatniks are a prolific musical phenomenon. Rooted in Huntington, New York, the eclectic, multi-genre collective boasts a number of catchy tracks and Eps …

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Behind the band name: Rage Against the Machine

“Rage Against the Machine” was a song singer Zack de la Rocha wrote for his former underground punk band, Inside Out. Also planned as the title of the band’s first full-length album, the phrase Rage Against the Machine was originally coined by Inside Out associate, zine editor and Ebullition Records …

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Iggy Pop will play the first punk rock festival in the Dominican Republic in 2023

Iggy Pop will perform at the first Destination Chaos punk rock festival, from January 28 to February 2, 2023, at the Senator Puerto Plata Resort and Spa on the north coast of the Dominican Republic. Pop is set to headline the festival, created by The Experience Resorts and Upstart Entertainment, …

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Marlink launches Sealink 60 VSAT service – SatNews

marlink unveiled Sealink 60a new Ku-band VSAT service designed to meet the needs of small merchant, offshore and fishing vessels. Created in response to the growing demand for regional VSAT coverage requiring a smaller antenna, Sealink 60 is designed to provide flexible regional connectivity for vessels seeking to upgrade to …

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The “next phase” of Blink-182 in preparation?

Blink-182’s Mark Hoppus hinted at the “next phase” of the group. Pop-punk fans everywhere are probably getting curious and excited. Now that Hoppus’ relationship with the band’s Tom DeLonge is “actually better than it was,” the band may be in store for a new chapter. In a recent interview with …

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PREMIERE: CITIZEN RAT // Don’t Wanna Be An American

Violent Soho devotees, dry your tears! Citizen Rat is here, ready to fill the hole in your grunge-loving heart with their latest track, Don’t want to be American. AFTER: WAAX: creative freedom and lyrical hair removal // DUNE RATS: dance classes and thinking outside the box // BRING ME THE …

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Today in History, August 17

Today is Wednesday, August 17, the 229th day of 2022. There are 136 days left in the year. Highlight of today’s story: On August 17, 1982, the first commercially produced compact discs, a recording of ABBA’s “The Visitors”, were pressed at a Philips factory near Hannover, West Germany. To this …

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5G-mitigating FreeFlight radar altimeters get approval

Free flight systems received FAA technical standard order (TSO) certification for two radar altimeters designed to mitigate 5G broadband cellular interference. The RA-6000 dual installation and RA-5000 single installation digital TERRAIN models were certified on August 8 to meet the performance standards required for short-range airborne radar altimeters. Tuesday’s announcement …

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Flogging Molly releases new album ‘Anthem’ on September 9th – Their first in five years (Listen here)

Flogging Molly releases new album ‘Anthem’ on September 9th – Their first in five years (Listen here) Facebook Twitter E-mail Reddit Since its creation, Flogging Molly were dogged by the term “Celtic Punk Rock” (for better or worse), a term that doesn’t begin to describe the Irish stew of influences …

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The Unwitting Victims of a Rock ‘n’ Roll Culture (Op-Ed)

The Australian music industry is currently in a process of self-examination, catalyzed by years of issues, serious allegations and cases of sexual assault, workplace harassment, bullying, substance abuse and mental health. In this article, Dr. Brendan Magee and Joseph Humphreys discuss the impact that creating a “marketable image” of sex, …

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Punk rock flea market draws fans to Akron

AKRON, Ohio — Akron held a punk rock flea market at Lock 3 on Saturday. There were more than 60 different unique vendors, food trucks, drinks and live punk rock bands. What do you want to know Akron held a punk rock flea market in Lock 3 on Saturday There …

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The week in classic: Tredegar Band at the Proms; HMS Apron; Poulenc double ticket – reviews | Classical music

Jin the high glow of five tubas, bells raised, bowed as if choreographed, each player almost hidden behind a gleaming expanse of brass. This is the image that I will wear Band of Tredegarthrilling performances from at two BBC Proms. In orchestral concerts, the phrase “bells up” has a special …

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5 Elton John Deep Cuts You Should Hear

Elton John’s career has been colored by two distinct characters. On the one hand, he’s a stratospheric pop idol, outrageous trendsetter, and world-touring artist. Elsewhere though, John likes to keep things firmly grounded in his humble singer/songwriter roots – the guy who idolized Levon Helm and Leon Russell. While the …

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Akron’s First Punk Rock Flea Market To Be Held August 13 At Lock 3

AKRON, Ohio — Akron’s Punk Rock Flea Market will debut this Saturday, August 13 from noon to 6 p.m. at Lock 3 in downtown Akron. Admission is free to the market, which features more than 60 alternative artists, vendors, artisans, and independent small businesses from Akron and surrounding communities. The …

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Fox Fest at Fox Den brings entertainment to local service industry workers | Morning

LOUISVILLE, Ky (WDRB) — The first-ever Fox Fest is a one-day party for a great cause. WDRB’s Keith Kaiser stopped by the Fox Den to get the party started early. Jared Fox Matthews, owner of The Fox Den, throws this party in the parking lot in Saint Matthew with food, …

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American Express Gold and Resy Launch Resy Drive-Thru Event in NYC

New York foodies, this one’s for you. American Express Gold and Resy are hosting fan-favorite Resy Drive-Thru event in the Big Apple this September. On September 16 and 17 only, New Yorkers will have the chance to dine under the stars and against the city skyline at one of Greenpoint’s …

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WMG Breakout Punk Rock Band The Linda Lindas Signs Global Publishing Deal With Warner Chappell Music

Warner Chappell Music (WCM) has signed a worldwide administration deal with female punk rock band The Linda Lindas. The group rose to prominence in May 2021 with their powerful viral hit “Racist, Sexist Boy”, which racked up millions of views on YouTube and won Best Punk Record at this year’s …

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Punk rock star found dead, son charged with second degree murder

Gord Lewis, the founding guitarist of popular Canadian punk band Teenage Head, was found dead this weekend in his Ontario apartment, according to The Hamilton Spectator. Local police announced on Monday that Jonathan Lewis, the musician’s son, has been charged with second degree murder in what is being investigated as …

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10 great movie soundtracks from the last 50 years

The best movie soundtracks do more than just complement the images you see on screen. In the hands of a gifted musical supervisor, a soundtrack can take on a unique life by popularizing micro-genres, spotlighting previously obscure artists, and creating new hits from perfectly timed needle drops. While there’s no …

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Prom 30: Tredegar Band/BBCNOW/Bancroft Revue – lively and expressive love letter to marching bands | Balls 2022

Gavin Higgin grew up in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, a former mining region where the tradition of brass bands lives on. He began his musical training playing the tenor horn in one of these bands, and these bands have remained an important part of his musical makeup as a …

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Behind the story of the group name “Slipknot”

According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, the word “slipknot” means “a knot which slips along the cord or line around which it is made. “Above all: one done by tying an overhand knot around the fixed part of a rope. But what that has to do with the famous heavy metal …

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This Footage Of The Beastie Boys Teens Performing Punk Rock On Public TV Is Just Too Cute

In 1984, after achieving some local success with their irreverent hip-hop debut single Cooked pussyreleased the previous year, New York teenagers Mike Diamond, Adam Horowitz and Adam Yauch decided that playing the role of arrogant, obnoxious and delinquent hip-hop kids would serve their future interests better than playing hardcore all …

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Musikfest 2022: Willie Nelson BY: JANEL SPIEGEL | The Valley Register

BY: JANEL SPIEGEL Musikfest 2022: Willie Nelson August 6, 2022 Wind Creek Steel Stage at PNC Plaza – Musikfest Willie Nelson… Forever… Forever… “On The Road Again.” 98 albums. Willie said he released his 98th album on his 89th birthday. Seven decades of Willie Nelson. I spoke with fans of …

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Steven Van Zandt names the most important American band in history

E Street Band’s Steven Van Zandt recently posted a tweet to express his love for The Byrds, evoking their great importance in the history of music as an American group. Steven Van Zandt enjoys spending his free time on social media when he’s not busy working on music. Primarily on …

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Onmanorama explains | What does the launch of SSLV mean for the Indian space industry?

The Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) is set to launch a smaller rocket that can place lightweight Earth monitoring satellites into low Earth orbits on demand. Called the Small Satellite Launch Vehicle (SSLV), it will lift off from the first launch pad at Satish Dhawan Space Center, Sriharikota, Andhra Pradesh …

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Avail, one of Richmond’s most legendary punk rock bands, will perform at Brown’s Island | Music

Richmond punk rock band Avail will play Brown’s Island this Saturday after a pair of sold-out local gigs three years ago. The concert, Over the James, named after the band’s seminal 1998 album, will include performances by Quicksand, Cave In, Ceremony, Screaming Females and Terminal Bliss. “There’s no better place …

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The Bronx & The Chats Confirm Fall North America Tour

Share the post “The Bronx & The Chats confirm their North American fall tour” LA-based punk rockers The Bronx and Australian headbangers The Chats have announced a headlining North American tour with support from Drug Church and Scowl. All shows are listed below. “We’re excited to be heading out with …

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American Airlines cancels hundreds of domestic flights

American Airlines is the latest airline to announce major cancellations as the summer travel chaos looks set to drag into the fall. USA today reports that American Airlines will make significant flight reductions to its Philadelphia hub. The airline will cut around 3% of its scheduled flights in September and …

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Mark Farner’s American group rocks the Libbey Bowl on August 6 | Culture

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DEF LEPPARD’s PHIL COLLEN Says New Rock Bands Lack “Star Power”

In a new interview with Then listen!, Phil Collen we asked which artist(s) DEF LEPPARD “will hand over to” once he and his comrades decide to retire. He replied (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): “I don’t know. I’m still waiting, actually. You hear a lot out there, but it’s rare. “There’s …

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Anushka Sharma is starting a group with her “cute boy” Virat Kohli? His wacky post says so

Image source: INSTAGRAM/ANUSHKA SHARMA Anouchka Sharma Anushka Sharma, who is gearing up for her upcoming film Chakda Xpress on Thursday, treated her fans and followers with a sweet post featuring none other than her husband and cricketer Virat Kohli. Fans who lovingly call the star couple “Virushka” expressed their love …

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LORNA SHORE, ABORTED, INGESTED, ANGELMAKER & OV SULFUR Announce North American Tour

Lorna Coast announced a headlining tour starting in October in support of their upcoming album The pain remains. The tour will be supported by Aborted, ingested, angel makerand Sulfur, and can completely destroy your body as you know it now. That’s how it goes sometimes. Get the dates below. Advertising. …

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OPINION: Punk rock has lost all meaning

My favorite Dead Kennedys song is “Chickenshit Conformist”. The song’s opening line, sung by icon Jello Biafra, has become more and more relevant over the years: “Punk ain’t dead, it just deserves to die / when it becomes another cartoon expired. There hasn’t been a band since the 1980s that …

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THE BRONX Announce Fall North America Tour Dates

The Bronxwho wrapped up a lengthy tour with Frank Turner on Saturday, has already announced his next North American trek, teaming up with The Chats for a co-headlining tour that kicks off October 4, with a headlining release to be continued. “We’re thrilled to be heading out with The Chats, …

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Punk rock luminaries unplugged Wednesday at Valhalla

Wednesday’s Valhalla Boathouse show is positively Loud as Folk. Punk rock luminaries Vic Ruggiero, Lauren Napier and Kepi Ghoulie will perform with host Spike McGuire, an event that was postponed a year ago due to nearby wildfires. “I thought we missed our only chance to get those three stars, but …

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Writer’s Block: Indigo Girls on Their Songwriting Evolution

First meeting in elementary school, Amy Ray and Emily Saliers began performing while in high school in Decatur, Georgia, going by a number of different names before landing on Indigo Girls in 1985. The folk duo released their debut Strange Fire in 1987 and a self-titled follow-up in 1989, which …

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Stone Gossard Says Grunge Didn’t Kill ’80s Hard Rock Bands – But ‘Yes, Some Did’

Stone Gossard, one half of Pearl Jam’s dynamic guitar duo (completed by Mike McCready), has added his two cents on the grunge vs. hard rock debate, saying grunge isn’t responsible for the demise of its hard rock predecessors. . Talk to VWMusic (opens in a new tab)Instead, Gossard argues for …

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AWARD School Super Jury 2022 announced

The Australasian Writers and Art Directors Association (AWARD) today announced the list of Australian and international “super jurors” who will select the 2022 AWARD School National Winner. The composition of this year’s Super Jury includes an exceptional group of top local and international talents who follow in the footsteps of …

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