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Tickets now on sale for Jesus Christ Superstar arena tour at Amway Center

April 11, 2014
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Tickets now on sale for Jesus Christ Superstar arena tour at Amway Center

As last month’s first-class touring production of Evita proved, there’s still plenty of life left in Andrew Lloyd Webber’s early musicals, and a new area tour is aiming to bring one of his first hits to an entirely new audience. As of 10 a.m. on April 11, tickets are now on sale for Jesus...
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A quick post about Kurt Cobain

April 8, 2014
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A quick post about Kurt Cobain

It felt weird letting the day pass without just a short post about Kurt Cobain.
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Universal Orlando Mardi Gras extends with Robin Thicke on June 7

March 12, 2014
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Last month, a last-minute cancellation due to a “lost voice” scuttled the planned Orlando appearance of R&B superstar Robin Thicke, who was originally scheduled to headline the “media night” concert at Universal Orlando's Mardi Gras on February 22. (Media reports shortly after revealed that Thicke had spilt with his wife, and he was photographed...
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Kelly Rowland, The Roots complete Universal’s Mardi Gras 2014 concert lineup

February 11, 2014
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Universal Orlando quietly updated their Mardi Gras 2014 concert lineup web page today, filling in the final two blanks on their performance schedule with Kelly Rowland and The Roots. Kelly Rowland, a former member of Destiny's Child and current solo artist, performs on March 28. The Roots, an experimental hip-hop collective turned Jimmy Fallon...
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The ghosts of Super Bowl halftimes past

January 31, 2014
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We step away from the guacamole dip, put down the chicken fingers and take a trip through the Super Bowl halftime shows of yesteryear to find the handful of good ones.
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Weezer added to Universal Mardi Gras 2014 lineup

January 28, 2014
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Today, Universal Orlando announced some additions to the lineup for their 2014 Mardi Gras celebration. Joining previously announced artists like Barenaked Ladies, Robin Thicke and Kool & the Gang will be Great Big World, Huey Lewis & the News and Weezer. The Mardi Gras concert series at Universal Orlando begins on Feb. 8 with Daughtry and...
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Universal Orlando 2014 Mardi Gras concert lineup released

January 15, 2014
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While certain Orlando theme parks keep losing musical acts, earlier today Universal Orlando released an unusually strong list of artists for their 2014 Mardi Gras concert lineup. This year’s event opens on February 8 with a performance by Daughtry, and continues all the way until May 31, with concerts on Saturday nights and select...
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UPDATED: Petition protests Radio Disney partnership with Oil Industry event

January 9, 2014
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If your online social media circles intersect with the worlds of Disney entertainment, progressive causes, and/or tween pop, you may have seen this petition making the rounds, requesting that Radio Disney sever its partnership with the Ohio Gas and Oil Association in presenting the “Rocking In Ohio” road show. It seems the youth-oriented music...
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Arcade Fire’s furthers the Orpheus theme in “Afterlife” with “Black Orpheus”-inspired video

October 21, 2013
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Arcade Fire’s furthers the Orpheus theme in “Afterlife” with “Black Orpheus”-inspired video

Arcade Fire released Afterlife, the second single from their upcoming double album Reflektor today as a lyric video on Vevo. The album plays heavily on the themes laid out in the Greek myth of Orpheus, the poet musician who traveled to the underworld to bring back his lost love, Eurydice, only to lose her again to his...
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Watch Arcade Fire’s SNL concert special, “Here Comes the Night Time”

September 29, 2013
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Watch Arcade Fire’s SNL concert special, “Here Comes the Night Time”

Arcade Fire take over NBC with strange celebrity-laden concert special, showcasing five new songs from the upcoming "Reflektor"
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