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Radiohead Express Outrage, Hold Moment of Silence at First Toronto Show Since Stage Collapse

Earlier tonight, Radiohead played their first show in Toronto since the 2012 stage collapse that killed the band’s drum tech Scott Johnson. Thom Yorke took a moment to address the tragedy. “We wanted to do a show in Toronto, the stage collapsed, killing one of our colleagues and friends,” he said. “The people who should be held accountable are still ...

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The Hold Steady Unveil Two New Songs Ahead of U.S. Shows

The Hold Steady released two new songs to their Bandcamp. First, “The Stove and the Toaster” is a stomping rocker punctuated with piles of guitar licks, a piano interlude and brass. Singer Craig Finn narrates a story about all sorts of nefarious characters and revenge plots. During the chorus he sneers, “Got some new information from the chef and the ...

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Pound to euro exchange rate: Interest rate hold and soaring UK retail sales aid sterling

The pound has recovered against the euro after a week of fluctuating rates. According to Bloomberg, the pound is currently trading at €1.145 against the euro. Today’s rates have picked up from yesterday’s figures which saw a drop to €1.134. Recent announcements from the ECB regarding interest rates have helped the UK exchange rate to recover, ending the week on ...

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Newcomers 'A Quiet Place' and 'Blockers' dominate the box office, though 'Ready Player One' maintains its hold

The final new wide release of the weekend, LD Entertainment’s “The Miracle Season,” opened with $ 4.1 million, above analysts’ predictions of $ 3 million. The film, about a high school volleyball team that must overcome a tragedy, earned an A rating on CinemaScore and a 34% “rotten” rating on … ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles Times

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Dead-on noir 'Los Angeles Overnight' fails to grab hold

Director Michael Chrisoulakis makes his feature directorial debut with a script written by Guy J. Jackson, who also co-stars in “Los Angeles Overnight.” Peter Bogdonavich, Lin Shaye, and Sally Kirkland all cameo in this eerie crime tale about a desperate aspiring actress, Priscilla (Arielle Brachfeld), who gets caught up in the dark underbelly of Hollywood. … ENTERTAINMENT – Los Angeles ...

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