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9 months ago

Failed Drug Tests Keeping FBI From Hiring Top Hackers

Good help is hard to find – at least if the help includes drug-free computer hackers, apparently. FBI director James B. Comey said on Monday (May 19) that the agency is grappling with the idea of loosening restrictions against marijuana smoking, because it’s simply too hard to attract top-notch computer hackersotherwise. ———- So if you’re […]


9 months ago

Another Black Sabbath Album Is Possible

It was less than a year ago that Black Sabbath released ’13′, the band’s first full-length album to feature Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler together since ‘Never Say Die!’ in 1978. The record was 35 years in the making, giving Sabbath their first No. 1 album in the United States. And now Geezer […]


9 months ago

More Women Grilling This Memorial Day Than Ever Before

Heading into the top grilling holidays of the year, Memorial Day (62 percent of grill owners will be firing up the grill); Father’s Day (45 percent); Fourth of July (84 percent) and Labor Day (71 percent), The 25th annual Weber GrillWatch Survey shows that more women than ever before (25 percent) are taking control of […]


9 months ago

Pearl Jam Announce 2014 Tour Dates

Pearl Jam have announced a new leg of U.S. tour dates in support of their latest album, Lightning Bolt. The 10-city jaunt coincides with the band’s headlining appearance at Austin City Limits in October. It officially kicks off October 1st in Cincinnati and concludes October 22nd in Denver. ———- Sadly the closest date to us […]


9 months ago

Teen Robbery Suspect Turned In By His Family

Legal problems are probably the least of one attempted robbery suspect’s worries right now. His mother and grandmother showed him some tough love after seeing him in the back of a police car, and it was all caught on camera. His mother tells Eyewitness News she turned the 16-year-old in, and we were there when […]


9 months ago

Batman Gets Top Billing Over Superman In Superman Sequel

At least that’s part of the thinking at Warner Bros. when it comes to its Man of Steel sequel, which includes Ben Affleck as Batman. The studio announced today that the 2016 blockbuster will be officially titled Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. ———- So not only are you remaking a movie that was just […]


10 months ago

Black Stone Cherry: Interview and Photos

Blando has a chat with Ben from Black Stone Cherry, and check out some pics from their performance at Carolina Rebellion 2014! [Show slideshow]


10 months ago

Past and Present Vocalists Compared By Vocal Range

Concert Hotels put together an interactive chart examining the recorded vocal ranges of the world’s greatest, and most popular, singers. Plotting the octaves successfully captured in the studio, the chart demonstrates just how far across the keyboard their pipes have spanned, listing the songs in which each vocalist has hit their lowest and highest notes. […]

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