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2008-10-22 09:00:24

LOS ANGELES, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the release of the EELS' acclaimed BLINKING LIGHTS AND OTHER REVELATIONS 4 LP deluxe vinyl limited edition the band is giving away a 4 song EP download for one week. The deluxe BLINKING LIGHTS package includes 3 LPs of the critically acclaimed album on vinyl for the first time with a fourth disc that is an exclusive 17 track live album, MANCHESTER 2005, recorded shortly after the release of BLINKING LIGHTS. Pressed on 180 gram vinyl, the 4...

2008-07-17 09:00:48

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. _ If you hang around TV producers and stars for a couple weeks, you actually get a few moments of candor and truth. Failing that, you at least get some good one-liners. We're nearly two weeks into the TV critics press tour here, and we've heard a few nuggets of bluntness worth repeating, starting with a moment of clarity from J.J. Abrams, who's got a drama coming on Fox called "Fringe." Abrams is the creator of "Lost" and "Alias," and he said he realized something...


Word of the Day
toccata
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.
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