Latest Live at The Olympia Stories

2009-08-24 20:02:43

The U.S. rock band REM has announced plans to release a two-CD set featuring live rehearsals recorded at Dublin's Olympia club in 2007, the BBC said. REM Live at the Olympia is scheduled for release Oct. 26. The BBC said the set will include more than three dozen tracks from the group's five-day stint at the club, where they tried out new material for their 2008 album Accelerate. Every second we were playing something we didn't know all that well, the BBC quoted guitarist Peter Buck as...

2008-06-20 15:00:12

In keeping with its theme of giving fans an advance peek of everything related to its latest album "Accelerate," best-selling rock band R.E.M. aired footage from the forthcoming video of its new single, "Man-Sized Wreath" at the band's sold-out show at Madison Square Garden on June 19th. The video was directed by the Toronto-based Crush Inc., who most recently directed the video for R.E.M.'s second single "Hollow Man." "Process Transparency is the catchphrase I've used throughout...

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  • A fudgelike confection of brown sugar, cream or milk, and chopped nuts.
'Penuche' is a variant of 'panocha,' a coarse grade of sugar made in Mexico. 'Panocha' probably comes from the Spanish 'panoja, panocha,' ear of grain.