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Elton John Rolls In Like Thunder at Cynthia Woods

Elton John Cynthia Woods Pavilion May 1, 2015 What constitutes a "force of nature"? Hurricanes, droughts, torrential downpours? How about...
Houston Press  |  05-04-2015  |  Rocks Off

Lunch Under $10: Mexican Buffet at La Fonda Del Sol in Scottsdale

La Fonda Del Sol restaurant is located in plain sight, sitting between a vapor store and bicycle shop on the...
Phoenix New Times  |  05-04-2015  |  Chow Bella

The Spiritualist at Stages: A Rollicking and Thoughtful Examination of Celebrity

The set-up: Validation is a powerful thing. We all crave it in some form, whether we're artists or CEOs. In...
Houston Press  |  05-04-2015  |  Art Attack

CiboDivino, an Italian Market and Cafe, Finally Opens at Sylvan Thirty Today

courtesy CiboDivinoGet ready to spend lots of money at this place, folks. We've been pretty hype about the restaurants opening...
Dallas Observer  |  05-04-2015  |  City of Ate

Athens Is a Terrible Place to Raise Kids if You're Poor

Photo Credit: Kristen Morales Children play outside the Nellie B public housing complex. Athens is one of the worst places...
Flagpole Magazine  |  05-04-2015  |  In the Loop

A Visit to a Mini-Protest Art Factory (Preparing for the ShellNO Campaign)

An oil spill painting/sculpture being made at the Fremont Powerhouse recently for the sHellNO campaign. IMAGES JG When you walk...
The Stranger  |  05-04-2015  |  Slog

Restaurant Roll Call for April 2015

April was a busy month of openings starting with Luna Kutsi, the Mexican restaurant that went into the old Memphis...
OC Weekly  |  05-04-2015  |  Stick A Fork In It

Heim Craft Barbecue, DFW's Next Big 'Cue Spot, Has Bacon Burnt Ends

Matthew MartinezThere's still time, if you hurry, to be counted among Heim's early adopters. All that has been written about...
Dallas Observer  |  05-04-2015  |  City of Ate

VAALA Commemorates 40 Years After Vietnam War

For the 40th anniversary of the end of the Vietnam War, the Vietnamese American Arts & Letters Association (VAALA) held...
OC Weekly  |  05-04-2015  |  Navel Gazing

Junkyard Band Bassist, “House,” Died in a Motorcycle Crash Yesterday

Derek Anthony Colquitt, who was also the band's manager, played his last show on Saturday...
Washington City Paper  |  05-04-2015  |  Arts Desk

Garland ISD Security Officer Shot, Two Gunmen Killed at Mohammed Cartoon Contest

FrjGarland ISD's Curtis Culwell Event Center.Two men were killed by Garland police Sunday night after they opened fire on a...
Dallas Observer  |  05-04-2015  |  Unfair Park

Meet Your 2015 Texans Rookie Class On Twitter!

It used to be that when your favorite NFL team drafted its next wave of rookies, for the most part,...
Houston Press  |  05-04-2015  |  Hairballs

Comic's Weekly Roundup: Emily Heller comes to the Village Theatre

Atlanta has one of the best comedy scenes in the country, and each week is filled with plenty of opportunities...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  05-04-2015  |  Fresh Loaf

The Morning News: Lake Washington Needs Water, Bellingham's Got the Cleanest Air, and Capitol Hill Bros Get Noticed

Should we all just grab hoses and help? Lake Washington / Shutterstock Lake Washington Is in Need of About an...
The Stranger  |  05-04-2015  |  Slog

Grizzlies, Cavs, Cardinals: Wounded Hopes

Injuries in teams sports are like pages ripped from a book you haven’t yet finished. The more significant the player,...

Q&A With Dweezil Zappa, Playing Georgia Theatre Wednesday

For the last decade, Dweezil Zappa has toured with his Zappa Plays Zappa project, which celebrates the music of his...
Flagpole Magazine  |  05-04-2015  |  Homedrone

The Most Fascinating Things We Learned at Comic Con

This weekend the celebrity guests of Wizard World's Minneaolis Comic Con were in fine form. Over two days City Pages...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  05-04-2015  |  Dressing Room

Paul J Ciener Botanical Garden to host “Breakfast with Washington” on June 2

To commemorate the 225th anniversary of President Washington’s stop in Kernersville at Dobson’s Tavern for breakfast, the Paul J Ciener...
YES! Weekly  |  05-04-2015  |  The YES! Weekly blog!

Five Restaurant Picks For Mother's Day Orange County 2015

We doubt you're one to delay planning your mom's (or mother-in-law's, for some of us) special day. So if you...
OC Weekly  |  05-04-2015  |  Stick A Fork In It

Legendary Tattooer Rick Walters Doesn't Really Hate You

Rick Walters is in more tattoo shops around the globe than any other tattooer. There's very little denying that. Stickers...
OC Weekly  |  05-04-2015  |  Navel Gazing

The Best Concerts in St. Louis This Week, May 4 to 10

For those unlucky folks who missed out on tickets to Wilco's twentieth-anniversary show at the Pageant tonight, there's an odd...
Riverfront Times  |  05-04-2015  |  RFT Music

Death Cab for Cutie Prove Vital as a Trio at Northrop

Death Cab For Cutie With the Antlers Northrop Auditorium, Minneapolis Saturday, May 2, 2015 You could assume that Ben Gibbard...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  05-04-2015  |  Gimme Noise

"Pool Party" Exhibit Is Light, Fun and Refreshingly Cool

Summer is already here, or at least that's the way it feels when visiting Anya Tish Gallery's Pool Party exhibit...
Houston Press  |  05-04-2015  |  Art Attack

No Pressure For ZZ Top and Jeff Beck at The Woodlands

ZZ Top, Jeff Beck Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion May 2, 2015 All right, fine, ZZ Top. You win. I guess...
Houston Press  |  05-04-2015  |  Rocks Off

5 Best Things to Do in Metro Phoenix This Week

Ultimate Star Wars Whether you're a frequent contributor to Wookieepedia or you've never even heard of Jabba the Hut, you...
Phoenix New Times  |  05-04-2015  |  Jackalope Ranch

3 Best Places to Eat and Drink This Week in Metro Phoenix

ASU Workshop: Innovations in Sustainable Food Systems Today through Wednesday, May 6 So you buy all your produce at the...
Phoenix New Times  |  05-04-2015  |  Chow Bella

To Do Today: Wedgwood Pottery, Tove Styrke, and Rata Blanca

Increase your knowledge of ornamental pottery and enjoy the sounds of Swedish electro-pop...
Washington City Paper  |  05-04-2015  |  Arts Desk

The Can't Miss Events at the Inaugural Soluna Festival

Courtesy of the artist and Lehmann MaupinA still from Alex Prager's video work. This week the Dallas Symphony Orchestra brings...
Dallas Observer  |  05-04-2015  |  Mixmaster

Robin Thicke et al.'s lawyers request 'Blurred Lines' retrial

In March, a jury ruled that Robin Thicke, Pharrell Williams, and T.I.'s 2013 hit "Blurred Lines" infringed on Marvin Gaye's...
Metro Times  |  05-04-2015  |  Blogs

On the Line: Zach Geerson Of Tempo Urban Kitchen, Part One

The subjects I interview come from different walks in life. But what they all have in common is a desire...
OC Weekly  |  05-04-2015  |  Stick A Fork In It

DA Fears Shauna Marie Sims, Teacher Accused of Molesting 2 Boys, May Have Victimized More

The Orange County District Attorney's office (OCDA) is seeking potential additional victims of a former junior high school special education...
OC Weekly  |  05-04-2015  |  Navel Gazing

Grand Old Day 2015 Lineup Announced

Twin Cities block parties may come and go, but there's a certain tradition that makes Grand Old Day stand out...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  05-04-2015  |  Gimme Noise

The Man Who Killed Musician Carter Albrecht In 2007 Is Running For Dallas City Council

Amy SilversteinLate at night on Santa Clara Drive, back in 2007, Carter Albrecht wasn't acting like himself, his girlfriend would...
Dallas Observer  |  05-04-2015  |  Unfair Park

Goat Farm and Hambidge raise the bar for annual art auction

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Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  05-04-2015  |  Fresh Loaf

District Line Daily: Table for $25

Another app that charges for restaurant reservations launches today in D.C...
Washington City Paper  |  05-04-2015  |  City Desk

The Howling Monkey Reads The Comics: 5/3/15

The Howling Monkey Reads The Comics is a public service to you, in which we explain why the Sunday funnies...

Conan Hayes, Ex-Pro Surfer and Co-Founder of RVCA, Arraigned for Alleged Short-Sale Fraud

Former pro surfer Conan Hayes, the RVCA co-founder who sold the clothing brand to Billabong for more than $7.5 million,...
OC Weekly  |  05-04-2015  |  Navel Gazing

Tracklist: Meredith Graves owns her label

>> Last Week on Late Night: Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell, Mark O'Connor, Amos Lee, and Steve Martin did "Will The...
Creative Loafing (Atlanta)  |  05-04-2015  |  Crib Notes

Here's What's New and Noteworthy at Mad. Sq. Eats

We made it through a long winter, city-livers, and it's time to celebrate. Lucky for us, UrbanSpace has brought Mad...
The Village Voice  |  05-04-2015  |  Fork in the Road

Frappy Hour Returns to Starbucks This Week

Good news for all my basics (and those of you who want to guilty pleasure a Frappucino), Frappy Hour is...
OC Weekly  |  05-04-2015  |  Stick A Fork In It

Top Tweets from Minneapolis Wizard World Comic Con

This weekend, folks had a blast geeking out at the Minneapolis Convention Center for Wizard World's Comic Con. In attendance...
City Pages (Twin Cities)  |  05-04-2015  |  Dressing Room

7 Great Texas Swimming Holes to Visit This Summer

Texas has a lot of things that make it a great place to live, but our summers are hot. Heck,...
Houston Press  |  05-04-2015  |  Art Attack

The Death of Walter Scott

A North Charleston police officer shot a man in the back, and a bystander caught it all on video. What happens next?
Charleston City Paper  |  City Paper Editorial Staff  |  04-15-2015  |  Crime & Justice

Counter-Terrorism Officials Helped Track Black Lives Matter Protesters

A cache of California Highway Patrol emails provides a glimpse into how anti-terrorism agents helped law enforcement officials monitor Black Lives Matter protesters on the web.
East Bay Express  |  Darwin BondGraham  |  04-15-2015  |  Civil Liberties

Why I Gave Up Booze in Favor of Weed

It helps with my anxiety, it doesn't give me hangovers, and are you aware of what it does to sex?
The Stranger  |  Sarah Galvin  |  04-13-2015  |  Drugs