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Feeling No Pain, Limping Back and Downloading Forever

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 18, 2009
Put down the morphine: A recent study from Glasgow's Caledonian University says that music can make you feel less pain and stand pain for longer periods of time. Researchers say there is no particular genre that is most soothing; the music is generally that which the subjects claim as their favorite.  

Dark Night, Lips Locked, Ticket Masters

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 11, 2009
The members of Cincinnati-bred/ Brooklyn-based Indie rockers The National did their part to help Barack Obama become president last year with a big concert on Fountain Square, and the band's Bryce Dessner organizes the popular annual Indie/Chamber music MusicNow festival in his hometown each year. The local boys done good have done good again, this time by putting together a major CD compilation featuring some of the biggest names in the Indie world.  

Sundance, The Boss and Phish

0 Comments · Wednesday, February 4, 2009
Musicians getting into acting is always a sketchy proposition (the opposite is also true: Joaquin Phoenix, please give up Hip Hop and go back to film immediately). But who would have thought that a musician becoming a talk show host would turn out so wonderfully? Elvis Costello's new talk/variety show 'Spectacle' is a fascinating slice of television airing now on the Sundance Channel (cable subscribers without Sundance can find episodes on their 'On Demand' services).  

Led Zep

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0 Comments · Wednesday, December 5, 2007
HOT Zeppelin Flying More Than Once? The prospect of a full-fledged Led Zeppelin tour has been the hot music-world rumor for the past few months. Well, it'll never be a "full-fledged" reunion un  

NiggyTardust

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0 Comments · Wednesday, October 31, 2007
HOT Another Marquee Musical Giveaway Amazing spoken world/musical artist Saul Williams is following the lead of Radiohead and is giving away his new album. The release should find Williams a bi  

In Rainbows

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0 Comments · Wednesday, October 24, 2007
HOT Artists Are Doing It For Themselves On Oct. 10, experimental British Rock band Radiohead gave the music industry a wedgie by releasing their new album, In Rainbows, exclusively through thei  

Live Earth

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0 Comments · Wednesday, July 11, 2007
HOT Live Earth Rocked! Minimum Gauge had a little multi-media party last Saturday to experience the global Live Earth concerts without actually having to leave the house. We know we should have  

Prince

Music News, Tid-Bits and Other Morsels

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 4, 2007
HOT U.K.: Land of the Free ... Prince CDs Besides still making relevant music, Prince has also continued to be creative in the way he gets that music out to the public. He bucked the major-labe  

PETA Rocks

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0 Comments · Tuesday, June 12, 2007
HOT Meat Is Murder And Unattractive? Ever wonder what your favorite musicians eat? Or, rather, what they don't eat? The folks at PETA are again presenting their annual poll to decide "Who's th  

Hill-Dawg and YouTube

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0 Comments · Wednesday, May 23, 2007
HOT High on the Hill-Dawg? The next Mr. or Mrs. President of the United States will be inaugurated in approximately 606 days, 17 hours, 22 minutes and 48 seconds (yeah, we're keeping track), an  

And I Shall Name Thee Metallica

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0 Comments · Wednesday, April 25, 2007
HOT Thank God the Parents Weren't Anal Cunt Fans You thought Ricky Bobby naming his kids "Walker" and "Texas Ranger" in Talladega Nights was preposterous? The idea of Borat calling his son Hooe  

The Stairway to Heaven is only 150-foot Tall

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0 Comments · Wednesday, April 18, 2007
HOT Rock & Rollercoasters It has been announced that the Hard Rock Café is developing a Rock & Roll-themed amusement park in Myrtle Beach, set to open in spring of next year. One of the c  

Take-Out Idol

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0 Comments · Wednesday, April 11, 2007
HOT Chinese Idol We Americans can dislike China for their commie ways, but -- besides making cheap products for U.S. consumers at rock-bottom labor prices and some amazing cuisine -- they also   

Loed of the Rings

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0 Comments · Wednesday, April 4, 2007
HOT Last Knight on Earth Finally, a cultural icon deserving of a "Sir" is getting knighted in England ... but we can't even call him "Sir." Sure, Elton John has done great work for AIDS researc  

Arcade Fire Vs. U2

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0 Comments · Wednesday, March 7, 2007
HOT Feud Watch Feuds in the music world are nothing new. Hip Hop artists made a fine art out of it in the genre's heyday (before murder came along and ruined all of the fun). Now that rappers l