Wednesday, October 28, 2009

World Painted Blood

Posted on Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 4:00 AM

World Painted Blood Composer: Slayer Conductor: Slayer Label: American Recordings Release Date: 2009-10-28 Rated: NONE Genre: Recording A little more than 23 years after their game-changing breakthrough fulfilled its promise to Reign in Blood, and eight years after God Hates Us All was the cruelest-seeming of unfortunate September 11 album...

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The Sound, the Speed, the Light

Posted on Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 4:00 AM

The Sound, the Speed, the Light Composer: Mission of Burma Conductor: Mission of Burma Label: Matador Release Date: 2009-10-28 Rated: NONE Genre: Recording Is it possible for a band to have a sophomore slump halfway through the third album its second time around? That seems to be the case with...

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Is and Always Was

Posted on Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 4:00 AM

Is and Always Was Composer: Daniel Johnston Conductor: Daniel Johnston Label: Eternal Yip Eye Release Date: 2009-10-28 Rated: NONE Genre: Recording While he has only experienced brushes with mainstream attention, Daniel Johnston’s impact can be heard way beyond the underground. Without Johnston, who knows if we would have ever heard...

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The Twilight Saga: New Moon Original Soundtrack

Posted on Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 4:00 AM

The Twilight Saga: New Moon Original Soundtrack Composer: Various Artists Conductor: Various Artists Label: Atlantic Release Date: 2009-10-28 Rated: NONE Genre: Recording We never thought of Death Cab for Cutie as vampire music, but the band’s maudlin “Meet Me on the Equinox” provides an appropriately dreary intro on this...

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Tracy Lawrence

Posted on Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 4:00 AM

Release Date: 2009-10-28 A former ironwoker, Texas-born Tracy Lawrence hit the big time with his 1991 debut album Sticks and Stones. The album’s title track snagged the number-one position on the Billboard country charts. Since then, he’s recorded eight studio albums (including a Christian release), received numerous awards (Top New...

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Art opening: El Corazon de la Memoria

Posted on Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 4:00 AM

Release Date: 2009-10-28 For the second consecutive year, artist David Zamora Casas will astonish and enlighten Main Plaza’s visitors with a larger-than-life (10 foot-tall) Dia de los Muertos altar smack in the middle. The ofrenda will incorporate traditional Day of the Dead elements like marigolds and papel picado as well...

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Larry the Cable Guy: Tailgate Party Tour

Posted on Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 4:00 AM

Release Date: 2009-10-28 Given Sarah Palin’s fetish for a mythical, beer-guzzling beast known as “Joe Sixpack,” she must have the hots for Dan Whitney, the trash-talking, perpetually grilling, cut-off-shirt-wearing creator of Blue Collar Comedy known as “Larry the Cable Guy.” Whitney grew up raising pigs on a farm, but...

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Diwali Festival of Lights

Posted on Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 4:00 AM

Release Date: 2009-10-28 The celebration of Diwali has a variety of meanings in India and Nepal where it originated, among them the triumph of good over evil, the homecoming of various gods returning from battles, and the release of an array of innocent detainees. Being formally celebrated in SA for...

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Dia de los Muertos Fundraiser for StoneMetal Press

Posted on Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 4:00 AM

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47th Ann Arbor Film Festival Tour

Posted on Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 4:00 AM

Release Date: 2009-10-28 The Ann Arbor Film Festival is the second oldest film festival in North America. When it began in 1963 (as the 16mm Film Festival) with the goal of showcasing experimental films, it served as a creative outlet for artists and directors like Yoko Ono, Andy Warhol,...

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