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The 50 Most Stylish Musicians of the Last 50 Years

From the Stones to the Smiths to Biggie Smalls.<p>Musicians may get famous for their, well, music, but their senses of style are another iconic part of their personas and performances. Here, a look back at some of the most stylish music men of the past 50 years. They do not disappoint.<p>Bob Dylan<p>Jack …

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The Bells

Everybody always talks about the poor homeless orphan waifs, but what about the homeless fathers? The time has come to call the fathers home from the …

Charlie Chaplin

The Velvet Underground & Nico, ‘Femme Fatale’: The Week In One Song

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Beck brought out Spoon's Britt Daniel and Jenny Lewis at MSG show (video, setlist)

<b>Beck</b> played Madison Square Garden on Thursday night (7/19) and he hit the stage running with <i>Odelay</i> classics “Devils Haircut” and “The New Pollution” …

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Your Weekly Movie To-Do List: The Velvet Underground on Film

UCLA's Ernst Lubitsch retrospective forges ahead with two of his strongest comedies. <b>To Be or Not to Be</b> — perhaps the finest of them all — concerns a …

Los Angeles

Strange Boy detail the Origins of their new video “Suburbia”: Watch

Strange Boys Origins, photo by Alex Kozobolis<p><i>Origins is our recurring new music feature in which a band digs into some of the influences behind their</i> …

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First look at Agora’s $3M makeover

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Wednesday we got our first look at the all new Agora Theatre and Ballroom in Cleveland.<p>The theatre underwent a $3 million …

Bruce Springsteen

Singer-Songwriter Sean Barna Breaks Through with New Album

Barna is a rock star in the making, according to Counting Crows frontman Adam Duritz, who sings backup vocals on his EP, "Cissy."

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The Agora to unveil $3 million in renovations

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The Moviegoer, July 15-21

<b>TCM Big Screen Classics</b> Tom Hanks’ winning performance in <b>Big</b> as a wide-eyed kid in the body of a grown man and director Penny Marshall’s deft handling of the material elevated this 1988 coming-of-age-overnight fantasy into a comedy classic. Fathom Events, selected Cinemark, AMC, Regal, and Laemmle …

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Cracked Actor Plays Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers

<b>Cracked Actor</b> will pay tribute to the late <b>Tom Petty</b>, and his de-facto band <b>The Heartbreakers</b>. This two-hour showcase will span the almost 40-year …

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Lou Reed Interviews Compiled in New Book

Aside from his iconic music, Lou Reed was a famously prickly interview subject. A new book will collect over 30 interviews with Reed from across his post-Velvet Underground solo career. <i>My Week Beats Your Year: Encounters With Lou Reed</i> is out in August via Hat & Beard Press. The book was edited by …

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1970s Lou Reed Interviews To Be Compiled For New Book

Archive interviews with the late Lou Reed have been compiled for a new book entitled <i>My Week Beats Your Year: Encounters With Lou Reed,</i> which is set …

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A book full of Lou Reed interviews is being released

Whether you're a fan of Lou Reed's music or not, there's no disputing that the man had some interesting things to say -- his interviews serving as a …

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Nico biopic hitting theaters; Marissa Nadler, U.S. Girls more playing tribute show

<b>Nico, 1988</b> the biopic about the last years of singer and Velvet Underground collaborator <b>Nico</b>, is being released on August 1 in NYC and August 3 in …

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Metaphysical Biscuit 96.9 FM KMRD Madrid NM July 9 Salute to Freaks Independence RejectioOvercoming

July 9 KMRD 96.9 FM Madrid Metaphysical Biscuit Live Radio Soup aka Goodbye Blue Monday in The Rhythm of 3s Salute to Freaks Independence Streak Y …

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David Bowie didn't pull the power card but many big artists did

That moment in 1992 set the Melbourne bluesman free. "We were all gobsmacked," he remembers. "Whatever anyone said about me after that, I knew Bob …

David Bowie

The Monday Club with Sarah-Jane June 25th

Joe Strouzer, Jez Hellard & the Djukella Orchestra, Emma Ballantine, Prince, Eliza Carthy & the Rat catchers, Ewan MacColl/Travelling People, Jacki …

Tom Waits

First Album, First Song: The 150 Best Lead-Off Tracks

Over the years, some bands who've released recording debuts have launched their careers with a single from the album that, in many cases, was the first song on the first side of their record. In the business, these songs are called "lead-off tracks," denoting the first in a series of songs on an …

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Shorties (Recommended Funny Novels by Women, A New Collection of Lou Reed Interviews, and more)

July 12, 2018<p>Literary Hub recommended funny novels by women (including one of my favorite books, Alina Bronsky's <i>The Hottest Dishes of the Tartar</i> …

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Hear Lowland Hum Cover The Velvet Underground’s “I’ll Be Your Mirror”

Lowland Hum are exclusively premiering their cover of The Velvet Underground’s “I’ll Be Your Mirror” today at <i>Paste</i>. From The Velvet Underground’s …

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Ross From Friends Drops “Pale Blue Dot” Video

‘Family Portrait’ is out July 27 via Brainfeeder.<p>Ross From Friend, born Felix Clary Weatherall, drops “Pale Blue Dot,” a new song off his upcoming album titled <i>Family Portrait</i> plus an accompanying music video. The video is grainy VHS footage shot by Ross From Friends’ mother, Jo Weatherall, who …

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Win Tickets to Grateful Shred’s East Coast Tour!

Win a Pair of Tickets to Grateful Shred's East Coast Tour!<p><b>Grateful Shred East Coast Tour<br>July 12 – Port Chester, NY – Garcia’s – Tickets<br>July 15 –</b> …

Festivals

Soho Garage (29/06/2018)

Playing tracks by<p>Velvet Underground, Beck, Ben Howard, Blind Melon, Wham! and more.<p>Chart positions<p>This upload was 24th in the #alternative rock …

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Never Shout Never Announce Acoustic Tour

<b>Never Shout Never</b> have announced some new acoustic tour dates.09/11 – Cambridge, MA @ Middle East09/12 – Philadelphia, PA @ World Cafe Live09/13 – …

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Album covers designed by Andy Warhol

Of course you know he designed the album cover for The Velvet Underground & Nico…Warhol’s name (and not the band’s or the album’s) is right there …

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See Velvet Underground’s Surviving Members Play ‘Waiting for the Man’

The Velvet Underground‘s John Cale and Moe Tucker reunited recently for a keyboard-banging performance of “I’m Waiting for the Man,” a track off …

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