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2011-01-04 08:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Jan. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Gigatone Entertainment, a next generation entertainment company, has announced a partnership with a pair of revolutionary video technology companies, NewTek and TodoCast, to stream Gigatone's myRecordFantasy jam sessions and live concert over the Internet. Innovative rock superstar Todd Rundgren stars in the latest of Gigatone's series of myRecordFantasy events Jan. 17-19, 2011, at the Track Shack Studios in Sacramento. The event brings...

2010-12-01 07:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Gigatone Entertainment, a next-generation entertainment company has announced details of its latest album and myRecordFantasy project with Rock superstar Todd Rundgren. Rundgren, whose innovation as a producer and recording artist has spawned one of pop music's most devout followings, will return to the studio January 17-19, 2011 for Gigatone's myRecordFantasy event for his album project, "(re)Production." myRecordFantasy, held at...

2010-11-29 11:17:55

A unique queen's crown with ancient symbols combined with a new method of studying status in Egyptian reliefs forms the basis for a re-interpretation of historical developments in Egypt in the period following the death of Alexander the Great. A thesis from the University of Gothenburg (Sweden) shows that Cleopatra was not ancient Egypt's only female pharaoh "“ Queen Arsinoë II came first, 200 years earlier. Researchers are largely agreed on Queen...

2010-07-20 07:00:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif. and NEW YORK, July 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Gigatone Entertainment, a next generation entertainment company based in Sacramento and Hollywood announced the signing of famed artist, producer, composer, and digital pioneer Todd Rundgren to its label. Rundgren will be recording a new 15-track album and will invite fans into the studio to participate in the project via Gigatone's myRecordFantasy three-day fantasy camp. A Wizard, A True Star, the title of Todd Rundgren's 1973 solo...

2010-05-17 07:30:00

HORSHAM, Pa., May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- The second season of the online talk show New Way RA - the first and only talk show created specifically for people living with rheumatoid arthritis (RA) - will premiere May 17 at www.NewWayRA.com. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click: http://multivu.prnewswire.com/mnr/newwayra/43761/ (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100517/MM04563) (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100517/MM04563) Hosted...

2010-05-13 12:00:00

HOOVER, Ala., May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Pop/rock icon Todd Rundgren will perform two complete albums, Healing and Todd, in the same live concert, starting in early September 2010. The first show is scheduled for September 5 in Akron, Ohio. The tour includes concerts in Muskegon, Michigan (September 8); St. Louis, Missouri (September 10); Indianapolis, Indiana (September 11); Glenside, Pennsylvania (September 14); and Morristown, New Jersey (September 15). Two additional events will bring...

2010-04-19 08:00:00

OLD LYME, Conn., April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Forty years after the first Earth Day, B.O.M.B. Fest 2010, the Bring Our Music Back INC. festival , wants to honor the more than 1 billion people in 190 countries who are taking action to make our planet a safer place, by offering a special price on festival tickets. Starting at 12:01am on 4/20/2010 and ending at 11:59 pm on 4/22/2010, the general admission, single ticket price for this year's music festival at the Durham Fairgrounds in Durham,...

2009-11-18 09:08:00

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Todd Rundgren is announcing four more full-album performances next month in California. The concerts will include an opening set featuring some songs he's never performed before live ---- Keeping his fans guessing, Todd has chosen not to comment on whether these songs are new material for an upcoming release or songs from previous albums. Beginning December 1, at the Palace of Fine Arts Theatre in San Francisco, Todd and his six-piece star-studded band...

2009-09-15 13:21:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- Yext (www.yext.com), a New York City based local advertising company, was 1 of 50 selected out of over 1,000 applicants to launch at the TechCrunch50 conference in San Francisco. The TechCrunch50 conference showcases the most innovative early-stage technology companies. In a tough economy, Yext has amassed nearly 20,000 local advertising customers, is growing very quickly, and has grown up right in Manhattan. "When we founded the company, lots of people...

Word of the Day
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'