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PDX Jazz @ The Mission Theater To Open Fall Season with David Valdez & The Latin Side of Cannonball Adderley

The David Valdez Latin Jazz Ensemble kicks off the PDX Jazz @ The Mission Theater Fall season on Thursday, September 19 at 7:00PM in a program …

News of Batman-Superman Movie Elicits Weekend Update–Style Spit Take from Seth Meyers

This morning, one of Comic-Con’s biggest surprises was ruined. Despite the fact that hundreds—nay, thousands—of fan boys and girls camped out all night just so that they could be the first (6,500) people to hear Warner Bros.’ big announcement in person, the news was spoiled, as is often the case, …

Free Willy, for real: SeaWorld has got to go

Can the movie “Blackfish,” and the gruesome death of a SeaWorld trainer, end the imprisonment of killer whales?<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>July 20, 2013 5:30pm (UTC)<p>No spokesperson for SeaWorld, the venerable American chain of oceanariums and marine mammal parks that owns almost half of the world’s captive …

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The Ever Fonky Lowdown

The world premiere of (The Ever Fonky Lowdown), commissioned by Jazz at Lincoln Center, is part of the special concert event entitled Wynton …

What's in a High School Band Name?

What's the toughest part of forming a high school band? The self-crowned King of Party Rock, Andrew W.K., says it's probably coming up with a name. …

'Drag Explosion' Revives 80s And 90s Drag Queen Culture With A Vengeance (NSFW PHOTOS)

Drag queen Linda Simpson is turning her personal snapshots into a multimedia art project.<p>Simpson's intimate photos take viewers back to the early days of drag, revisiting the glamorous, glitter-drenched nights that crept into mornings. From notorious East Village spots like the Pyramid Club to mega …

Call 252-64-DPLAN to hear The Dismemberment Plan’s new song, “Waiting”

Want to hear a new Dismemberment Plan song? Grab your phone and dial 252-64-DPLAN. That song you hear? It’s called “Waiting”, the second track off …

Rock it Out! Blog: “Is Spotify good or bad for music?”

The war between artists and streaming music service has heated up of late. Last month, Pink Floyd criticized Pandora over what they considered be a …

Eddie Daniels' Oleo solo- by Mark Sowlakis

Analysis and Thoughts on Eddie Daniels' Oleo solo from the clinic at NTSU, 4/8/1986<p>Pulling apart Eddie Daniels solos is a very rewarding challenge. …

Max Roach - The Greatest City in the World

Is Spotify good for classical music?

Making money from music on the web is a tough business – especially for classical musicians and labels. Is the Swedish streaming service their saviour? Clemency Burton-Hill investigates.<p>Septuagenarian opera singers aren’t the first people you’d expect to speak out about music in the digital age, …

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The Republican Flying Monkeys Triumph

<b>People up early to go</b> rowing on the Potomac likely had to scull their way between the floating chunks of the last of John Boehner's self-respect that were littering the surface of the river on this fine summer morning. Whatever human compassion he brought to Washington with him, Boehner sold off …

'Ender's Game' distributor asks boycotters to look beyond Orson Scott Card's anti-gay views

It's not unusual to like an author's work and hate their political views or personality, but Orson Scott Card's vocal opposition to homosexuality has proved a sticking point for fans. With a film adaptation of <i>Ender's Game</i> coming out later this year, queer geek-focused organization Geeks Out has led …

The 15 Most Iconic Items Of Clothing In Film

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Tom Jones: It’s not unusual to change up your sound | Salon.com

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Aretha Franklin Cancels Michigan Concert for Medical Treatment

Aretha Franklin has canceled an upcoming concert near Detroit as she recovers from ongoing health issues. Franklin has not disclosed the nature of …

Artist turns Beijing's Water Cube into a massive emoji-based mood ring

What if you could see how people felt by looking at a former Olympics venue? In June, artist Jennifer Wen Ma and lighting designer Zheng Jianwei turned the "Water Cube," used for swimming events in the 2008 Beijing Olympics, into an art project based on Sina Weibo and the I Ching. <i>Nature and Man in</i> …

The Best of Fall 2013 Campaigns

See the best campaigns for Fall 2013.<p>The Fall 2013 campaigns are rolling in as we eagerly anticipate the coming season. See the best ads for autumn and check back daily for more of the latest released shots. Plus, review the hottest trends of the season in our complete Fall 2013 Fashion Week …

The 9 Best Moments from Paris Haute Couture

<i>ELLE</i> Market Director Joann Pailey picks her favorite details from the collectionsInstagrams from Couture | Fall 2013 Couture Collections

Ten Questions: Holly Fowler

Photo: Zoe Maxwell<p>Holly Fowler is a true artist. The young London-based designer's unique, hand-painted designs are emblazoned with rich gems and pearl-adorned snake motifs not unlike those commonly seen on Cartier or Bulgari pieces. It's no surprise then, that the Central Saint Martins alumna's …

“I think it’s time to free couture,” declared Raf Simons as he came up from hugging a delighted Jennifer Lawrence backstage at Christian Dior couture: http://bit.ly/12a6DNT

“This time, I wanted to work with the idea of all the colors fighting each other!” says Victoire de Castellane of her new Dior fine jewelry collection. http://www.vogue.com/vogue-daily/article/brought-to-light-introducing-victoire-de-castellanes-new-high-jewelry-line-cher-dior/#1