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Claire de Lune on Tiny Deaths: I made songs I would listen to

Claire de Lune first showed up on the local music radar as a vocalist in the soulful hip-hop trio the...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  07-09-2014  |  Gimme Noise

Lands End Pasty Company bakes up a savory, flaky, handheld lunch option in Dinkytown

If you're looking for a light lunch, Lands End Pasty Company is not for you. But if you're in the...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  07-09-2014  |  Hot Dish

Two Women Caught Stealing at Beach, Punishable By Viral Shame (VIDEO)

Cameras are everywhere. If you're a law abiding citizen that keeps his or her nose clean, this shouldn't matter. If...
Houston Press  |  07-09-2014  |  Hairballs

Alley Theatre Holds its Groundbreaking Day Complete With Smashing Pillars

Tuesday morning was celebration and hard hats as Alley Theatre benefactors, personnel and more than a few actors, gathered to...
Houston Press  |  07-09-2014  |  Art Attack

Dab Day Is Coming! Savor San Francisco's Best Marijuana Concentrates -- For A Cause

Dabbing is not for everyone. The super-concentrated hits of super-concentrated cannabis -- THC and CBD separated from nearly all plant...
SF Weekly  |  07-09-2014  |  The Snitch

Phonetic Spit to Host Spoken Word Workshop at Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art

Arguably when one thinks of art, one thinks of the visual and tangible. Paintings, portraits, photographs, and sculpted pieces dominate...
Phoenix New Times  |  07-09-2014  |  Jackalope Ranch

The Revival in Tempe: Spirit-Forward Cocktails and Waffle-Wrapped Chicken

When a new spot opens in town, we can't wait to check it out -- and let you know our...
Phoenix New Times  |  07-09-2014  |  Chow Bella

In the Flesh: Houston Musicians Talk About Their Tattoos

'I've gotten all of these tattoos over the years," laughs Houston musician Bart Maloney. "Some of them I've added to;...
Houston Press  |  07-09-2014  |  Rocks Off

Can everyone win in the APS/Beltline dispute?

For the last two weeks, Mayor Kasim Reed and Atlanta Public Schools leaders have publicly sparred over millions of dollars...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  07-09-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

My Fair Lady offers thorny delights

The Guthrie's midsummer blockbusters are often a bore, offering work that is crowd-pleasing but lacking in depth and vibrant energy...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  07-09-2014  |  Dressing Room

Potato Salad Kickstarter Raises Over $50,000 So Far

Kickstarter is the online site that allows broke entrepreneurs to raise venture capital from the public works. The crowdfunding platform...
Miami New Times  |  07-09-2014  |  Short Order

Adams Morgan Liquor License Moratorium Lifted for Restaurants

D.C. alcohol regulators have lifted a moratorium restricting new liquor licenses for restaurants in Adams Morgan while extending for three...
Washington City Paper  |  07-09-2014  |  City Desk

Photos: Twenty most twisted posts on Denver Dance Memes

We've featured some memorable memes pages lately, as evidenced by our twenty funniest Colorado memes post and a followup focusing...
Westword  |  07-09-2014  |  Lastest Word

Cave Bat issues second EP of tripped-out synth vibes

Given Nathan Brown's background, it's anyone's guess as to what a new project founded by the productive member of Atlanta's...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  07-09-2014  |  Crib Notes

Interview: Braid releases first LP in 16 years, plays Altar Bar tonight

The critically acclaimed album Frame and Canvas came out in April, 1998. Sixteen years later, Braid, one of the quintessential...
Pittsburgh City Paper  |  07-09-2014  |  FFW>>

In Praise of the Gin and Tonic

Sick of your usual call drink? Try something new. In this series, we're asking the city's bartenders to name their...
The Village Voice  |  07-09-2014  |  Fork in the Road

Time to Vote for Best of Memphis!

It's not the Most, it's the BEST of Memphis, and you help decide with your vote. Do eet now. And...

Tickets on Sale for Decadence 2014 NOW!!!

Hooray! Decadence, our ultimate foodie party, is here again! Come dance, drink, and eat snacks from the best restaurants in...
OC Weekly  |  07-09-2014  |  Stick A Fork In It

If Kids Got Raped At Denny's As Often As They Get Raped At Church...

...it would be against the law to take your kid to Denny's. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe...
The Stranger  |  07-09-2014  |  Slog

Freddie Goes to Hollywood: Film on Fred Karger's Openly Gay GOP Presidential Bid Nears

A documentary about a Laguna Beach man's historic campaign as the first openly gay candidate to ever run for president...
OC Weekly  |  07-09-2014  |  Navel Gazing

Nomination Confirmed: SA Mayor Julián Castro the new HUD Secretary

11:22 a.m. Update: San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro’s nomination as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development just passed a Senate vote.  ...
San Antonio Current  |  07-09-2014  |  Current Blogs

Nomination Confirmed: SA Mayor Julián Castro the new HUD Secretary

11:22 a.m. Update: San Antonio Mayor Julián Castro’s nomination as Secretary of Housing and Urban Development just passed a Senate vote.  ...
San Antonio Current  |  07-09-2014  |  The Daily

5 things to do: 'gestures'

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Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  07-09-2014  |  Fresh Loaf

Where to Find Classic Mexican Sweets in NYC

Ines Bakery's (948 Fourth Avenue, Brooklyn, 718-788-0594) slim counter space does a brisk after school business selling savory snacks like...
The Village Voice  |  07-09-2014  |  Fork in the Road

Podcast: Why You Should See Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and Boyhood

On this week's Voice Film Club episode, film critics Alan Scherstuhl, Amy Nicholson and Stephanie Zacharek recommend seeing Matt Reeves'...
The Village Voice  |  07-09-2014  |  Runnin' Scared

100 Favorite Dishes, No. 65: Brian Luscher's Post Oak Red Hot

It just may be the best hot dog you've ever tasted.To prepare for this fall's Best of Dallas® 2014 issue,...
Dallas Observer  |  07-09-2014  |  City of Ate

Barbarella at Mekong's Closed for Renovations

Barbarella (3131 South Grand Boulevard; 314-664-2020), which you may still know as the Jade Room, is now closed on a...
Riverfront Times  |  07-09-2014  |  Gut Check

Chuck Patterson, Legendary OC Waterman, Trades Board for Skis Off Maui: Video

There's an unusual video that went up on YouTube last week of a San Clemente athlete skiing last winter. So...
OC Weekly  |  07-09-2014  |  Navel Gazing

T&W Barbecue: Award-Winning Ribs and Barbecue in Cutler Bay

After a few years of owning a small chain of local sandwich shops, Tom Wills decided he needed more. So...
Miami New Times  |  07-09-2014  |  Short Order

On the Line: Tim Gonzales of TJ's Woodfire Pizza, Part Two

Fans of TJ's are in for a treat this as Tim and the crew work on the forthcoming pasta menu...
OC Weekly  |  07-09-2014  |  Stick A Fork In It

Rifftrax's Kevin Murphy on Sharknado!, Twilight, other cinematic trainwrecks

Get excited, bad movie fans. The boys of Mystery Science Theater 3000 are back. This Thursday night, Michael J. Nelson,...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  07-09-2014  |  Dressing Room

Front Range Flag Company celebrates Colorado's spirit of adventure

Jackie Barry's love for flags as celebratory beacons originated in Philadelphia, but it's the Colorado outdoors that inspires Front Range...
Westword  |  07-09-2014  |  Show and Tell

Deschutes Fresh Squeezed IPA offers a lighter, citrusy IPA experience

If you're in the market for a lighter IPA drinking experience, look no further than the Fresh Squeezed IPA from...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  07-09-2014  |  Hot Dish

Luxury South Florida Condo Costa Hollywood Will Open With Its Own Fashion Line

The Costa Hollywood, set to open this summer with a swimwear line designed by Indie Soul.Take one swanky beachfront resort,...
Miami New Times  |  07-09-2014  |  Cultist

Bonobo at First Avenue, 7/8/14

Bonobo First Avenue, Minneapolis Tuesday, July 8, 2014 As the curtain rose, and the bass knocked through the First Avenue...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  07-09-2014  |  Gimme Noise

Man Raises Almost $40K Via Kickstarter to Make Potato Salad

An Ohio resident named Zack "Danger" Brown is raising eyebrows after his Kickstarter campaign raised nearly $40,000 in about a...
Phoenix New Times  |  07-09-2014  |  Chow Bella

Brazil Day Festival Returns to Scottsdale September 6

If watching the World Cup is making you wish you were in Brazil, we have a consolation prize that might...
Phoenix New Times  |  07-09-2014  |  Jackalope Ranch

An Easy Guide to The Box's 97.9 The Concert

Secret shows in Houston don't always stay that way. It's also not a secret that 97.9 The Box has been...
Houston Press  |  07-09-2014  |  Rocks Off

10 Cities Where Summer Is More Miserable Than Phoenix

We're at that point of the year where some people won't stop complaining about the heat until October.Believe it or...
Phoenix New Times  |  07-09-2014  |  Valley Fever

League City Says No to Undocumented Kids

Real classy of League City council to adopt a resolution this week basically telling the federal government to not even...
Houston Press  |  07-09-2014  |  Hairballs

St. Louis Gets the Shaft in Tornado Weather Map

Remember when Monday night's storm brought rain, heavy winds and thunder through the St. Louis region? Well, the National Oceanic...
Riverfront Times  |  07-09-2014  |  Daily RFT

Cold as ICE

Travis County Sheriff Greg Hamilton stoutly defends the 'Secure Commun­i­ties' deportation mill. But growing public and official opposition is working to shut down the line.
Austin Chronicle  |  Tony Cantú  |  07-03-2014  |  Immigration

Wild Utah

The fight over lands in Southern Utah is shaping up to be the next Sagebrush Rebellion.
Salt Lake City Weekly  |  Eric W. Trenbeath  |  07-03-2014  |  Features

Think National, Shop Local

My avoidance of Walmart is a conscious choice. I believe that Walmart has done more to undermine the local economies of American cities than any other single institution, so that belief drives my actions.
Jackson Free Press  |  Todd Stauffer  |  06-30-2014  |  Business & Labor