Almost Famous (Movie)

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    May 12, 2014

    EDM's Five Greatest Delusions

    Phillip Seymour Hoffman, playing the legendary rock journalist Lester Bangs in the film Almost Famous, once said the most brilliant thing about modern music we've ever heard. "They're trying to buy respectability for a form that is gloriously and righteously dumb," he says. "The day it ceases to b ... More >>

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    June 20, 2013
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    December 22, 2011
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    September 8, 2011
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    January 7, 2009

    Seventies Soul Jam Still On at WPB's Kravis Center, Jan. 15

    As the Seventies ended and disco pushed into the mainstream, those who came of age during that period always seemed to be reminded that they had missed out on the great cultural revolution of the raging Sixties. As many recall, former Beatle John Lennon himself pretty much summed it up when he decla ... More >>

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    December 23, 2008

    Top Americana Albums of 2008

    Picking the best folk and Americana records of the year isn't nearly as hard as discarding those great records that just didn't feel right stuck in the category. Releases by Calexico and DeVotchKa felt far too worldly to pigeonhole as folk or country, for instance, while Blitzen Trapper's fantastic ... More >>

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    October 11, 2007

    Music in 'Wristcutters: A Love Story'

    Last night, after checking out the grand opening of the Fillmore Miami Beach, I made the short walk down Lincoln Road to the Colony Theatre, to check out a screening put on by the awesome arts organization GenArt. The film? Wristcutters: A Love Story, directed by Goran Dukic. The main premise? Peo ... More >>

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    September 30, 2004