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'Music and Lyrics' (Calendarlive.com)
Romantic comedies may have fallen on hard times, but 'Music and Lyrics' satisfies. When he vocalizes in the charming "Music and Lyrics," Hugh Grant sounds like Davy Jones of the Monkees relocated to the '80s, somewhere in the vicinity of Wham.
Fame worthy events slated for weekend (Asbury Park Press)
Last week I had the opportunity to sit down with actor Matthew Fox in the lobby of the Chateau Marmot in Beverly Hills and talk about his hit TV drama, LOST, which airs Wednesday nights on ABC. What follows is an abridged version of our chat:
Childhood Cancer Combatted During St. Baldrick's Day (Westport-News)
2 1/2-year-old son to Westport-based Willows Pediatrics two years ago, she had no idea that the appointment would be life-changing. "Brent seemed a little bit off when I took him to our pediatrician, Dr. Jeffrey Owens," McCreesh told the Westport News. "He was listless and had a mild fever.
The Wrecking Crew (American Heritage)
Was Hal Blaine one of your favorite musicians back in the 1960s? How about Larry Knechtel? Carol Kaye? Oh yes they were.
Formula works (Chicago Tribune)
In this romantic comedy, second collaboration proves the charm When he sings in the charming "Music and Lyrics," Hugh Grant sounds like Davy Jones of The Monkees relocated to the '80s, somewhere in the vicinity of Wham.
Celtic close in on title as monkey business continues at Hearts (AFP via Yaho...
Shunsuke Nakamura produced another virtuoso display as Celtic moved to within three victories of their 41st Scottish title with a 2-1 win over third-placed Aberdeen at Pittodrie.
Singing pop music s praises (Newsday)
FAKING IT: The Quest for Authenticity in Popular Music , by Hugh Barker and Yuval Taylor. Norton, 375 pp., $25.95.
Music Review: The Gories - I Know You Fine But How You Doin' (Blogcritics.org)
One of the great (and lesser known) musical travesties is that The Gories ? the best bass-less garage band to ever come out of Detroit and maybe anywhere ? have been critically buried by a clownish, image-obsessed, meticulously-managed duo who mainly sound like a neutered Led Zeppelin. They also eschew the bass-guitar and have a girl drummer. I will not name them, but you must know which ...
`Music and Lyrics' tunes up the romantic comedy genre (Chicago Tribune)
`Music and Lyrics' (star)(star)(star) The following is a capsule review of Tribune movie critic Michael Phillips' review of "Music and Lyrics," which ran in Wednesday's Tempo section.
Fort Pierce tunes up for Jazz Week (The Palm Beach Post)
The Fort Pierce Jazz & Blues Society begins "Jazz Week" on Monday with lunchtime Brown Bag Concerts outdoors at the Fort Pierce Library on Melody Lane and Orange Avenue downtown. The free concerts are from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. each week day, and boxed lunches are for sale for $7 if you forget your sandwich.
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