Joe Lovano: ‘Bird Songs’ Review

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Artist: Joe Lovano Album: Bird Songs Label: Blue Note Inspired by the notion of what Charlie “Yardbird” Parker could have been, Grammy Award winning saxophonist Joe Lovano’s 22nd album, Bird Songs, puts a post bop twist on the bebop jazz styling of Parker’s music. Backed by his band, Us Five, Lovano belts out smooth sax riffs in Parker classics such ...

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Hot Cakes and Hot Links

photo credit: Harley Qinn Top Widowmakers of the World (Banned In Hollywood) Penguin Escapes Killer Whales, Hangs Out On Boat   (YepYep) Canned: Popular food critic (9 to Fried) The Cleveland Cavaliers Dancers released their calendar (Epic Carnival) UM, MSU get on their knees and suck rivals…literally (The World of Isaac) Hot Oklahoma Sooners Girls (Gunaxin) 1 yr old girl is ...

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Filmmaker Sydney Pollack Dies at 73

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Sydney Pollack, renowned filmmaker who created such pieces as Out of Africa, Tootsie, and starred in films like Michael Clayton, lost his battle with cancer this week. He was 73 years old. Spokeswoman Leslee Dart said Pollack was diagnosed with cancer about 10 months ago, but doctors were never able to determine the primary source of the disease. You can ...

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…And We’re Back!

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Not only was I able to fix the loading problem that we were having before on this page, but I was also able to fix our little image problem without hiring someone or losing everything! So now we are back and 100% better than before! Learning small things like that on my own are the absolute best, and further support ...

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Happy Birthday, Billy Zane!

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Billy Zane turns 42 today! William George “Billy” Zane, Jr. (born February 24, 1966) is an American actor and director. He is perhaps best recognized for his role as Caledon Hockley in the 1997 blockbuster film Titanic, as the deranged psychopath Hughie Warriner in Dead Calm, and as The Phantom in the 1996 eponymous film based upon the comic book ...

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Jens Lekman and Taken By Trees announce Fall tour; watch Lekman’s new video for single “Erica America”

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  Jens Lekman and Taken By Trees have announced a joint fall tour. The two will cross North America during October and November with Taken By Trees opening for Jens. A new video for Lekman’s “Erica America” also premiered yesterday at SPIN.com.  Watch it below.  Check out the full listing of tour dates below the video.       Tour Dates: ...

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OMG! Miley Cyrus and Adam Sevani…Dating?!

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The following post will be written by my inner preteen. OMG! Ever since the Miley/Mandy vs. Adam/Chu dance-off began, I’ve been saying, wouldn’t it be sooo cute if 15-year-old Miley Cyrus and 16-year-old Adam Sevani called truce on their differences and started dating? So, rumor has it that they actually might be! Adam’s publicist, however, says it’s not true. He ...

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