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Moby – ‘Destroyed’: A Review

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May 19, 2011
Moby - Destroyed

  Electronic group Moby’s new release Destroyed has a synthesizer sound that is smooth and shimmering. This is quite a departure from Pop music’s obsession with harsh synthesizers that get noisy after awhile. If an electronic sound that swirls and flows appeals to you, the latest from Moby aims to please. “The Broken Places” has...
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Curb Releases Hank Williams III’s ‘Hillbilly Joker’ Much to His Chagrin

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May 17, 2011
Hank Williams III - Hillbilly Joker

It is obvious on the new release Hillbilly Joker that Hank Williams III is making Steve Earle’s rebellion against Nashville look like kindergarten. This nearly all Punk Rock or Cowpunk recording is easily Hank III’s most radical studio recording. Known for Punk Rock tendencies live, in the past there were country sounds on his...
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Robert Plant Joins Sirius XM Radio’s (NASDAQ:SIRI) “Playin’ Records” for Multi-Part Special

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May 14, 2011
Robert Plant on Sirius XM Radio's (NASDAQ:SIRI) The Loft

By Demian Russian Robert Plant is coming to Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ:SIRI) this weekend. The Satellite Radio service provider announced that Plant will be appearing on Sirius XM’s The Loft channel (Sirius and XM channel 30) for a special edition of Playin’ Records with Mike, the popular music show featuring conversations between host Mike Marrone and...
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The Cars – ‘Move Like This’ Releases May 10th: A Review

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May 9, 2011
The Cars - Move Like This

Is The Cars getting back together after so long a good idea? You better believe it is baby! The Cars’ new release Move Like This kicks off with”Blue Tip” and right away shows an excellent example. The guitars and synthesizers sound great together on this tune. “Too Late” features spaceship keyboards and jangling rock...
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Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Django Unchained’: The Star Search Continues

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May 9, 2011
Quentin Tarantino's 'Django Unchained'

Quentin Tarantino’s next big film project will be set amidst one of Americas darkest chapters in history. Django Unchained will be set in the Deep South during the slave era. Tarantino always wanted to make an entertaining spaghetti western, or in this case, southern. It will be a buddy buddy adventure flick. The two...
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Tetsuya Nakashima’s ‘Confessions’

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May 6, 2011
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By Larry McCloskey Confessions (告白 Kokuhaku) is another example to the world that the Far East has taken revenge cinema to a whole new level over the past decade. Following in the elaborate vengeful footsteps of Park Chan-Wook’s Vengeance Trilogy, Confessions sees a teacher exact her punishment on the two pupils responsible for the death of...
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‘Fast Five’ Movie Tops Box Office and…

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May 6, 2011
Fast Five - movie

…Memphis Car Audio is probably laughing all the way to the bank as it is a product “partner” for the movie. Fast Five is the fifth movie in the Fast and Furious series of car tuner/racing/Vin Diesel flicks. And while some of the films tanked, Fast Five became a smash hit at the box office...
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George Lopez to Host Uncensored Comedy Special on Sirius XM (NASDAQ:SIRI) Celebrating Cinco de Mayo and Latino Comedy

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May 5, 2011
George Lopez Sirius XM Satellite Radio (NASDAQ:SIRI)

Sirius XM Satellite Radio (NASDAQ:SIRI) will air a special comedic salute to Cinco de Mayo and Latino comedy hosted by George Lopez. Cinco de Mayo Comedia will feature uncensored comedy from the most popular Latin comedians of today. Cinco de Mayo Comedia will be broadcast through Friday, May 6th on Sirius XM’s Raw Dog Comedy channel...
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Brendan Fraser to Play William Tell in 3D

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May 5, 2011
Brendan Fraser

The upcoming family action film William Tell: 3D, will see Brendan Fraser play the title character. Til Schweiger is set to play a feared local dignitary, Hermann Gessler. Anna Paquin is in discussions to play the role of Tell’s wife. William Tell was a 14th century marksman and folk hero in Switzerland. After refusing...
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Bill Murray to Play FDR

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May 5, 2011
Bill Murray

It’s just been confirmed that Bill Murray will play the role of Franklin Delano Roosevelt in the upcoming historical drama called, Hyde Park On Hudson. The film, based on a British radio play, is set in the summer of 1939. The original play was written by Richard Nelson and centers on a weekend visit by...
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Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ:SIRI) to Offer Live Coverage of The Kentucky Derby

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May 5, 2011
The Kentucky Derby on Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ:SIRI)

By Demian Russian Sirius XM Radio (NASDAQ:SIRI) will be offering live, comprehensive coverage of the 137th running of The Kentucky Derby, the first jewel of thoroughbred racing’s Triple Crown, from Churchill Downs, this Saturday, May 7th. Sirius XM Satellite Radio listeners will hear Horse Racing Radio Network’s live race coverage of the 137th “Run...
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Brad Pitt’s ‘Cogan’s Trade’ is in the Can

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May 5, 2011
Brad Pitt

The shooting of Pitt’s latest movie, Cogan’s Trade, has just been completed in New Orleans. The film marks the second reunion between Pitt and director Andrew Dominik. They first worked together on The Assassination of Jesse James (2007). The film is set for a March 2012 release with the domestic rights of the project...
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Sirius XM Changes Channels

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May 2, 2011
Sirius XM (NASDAQ:SIRI)

By Amy Gilroy Starting May 4, the Sirius satellite radio channels and XM channels (Sirius XM Radio, NASDAQ:SIRI) will more closely resemble each other, both in programming and in actual channel numbers. An example is that “Willie’s Place” will merge with “The Roadhouse” to become “Willie’s Roadhouse on channel 56 on both services. Pop...
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