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Linkin Park’s Mike Shinoda unveils two new songs, ‘Prove You Wrong’ & ‘What the Words Meant’
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In June 2018, Mike Shinoda released his solo debut album Post Tramautic. Most of the album was inspired by the death of bandmate Chester Bennington. Now, a year after the release and two years following Bennington’s death, Shinoda has shared two new songs, both of which will appear on the n...
Published at SONiC 102.9
Mumford & Sons unplug in a London pub for ‘Beloved’ music video
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Mumford & Sons have released the music video for the acoustic version of their song “Beloved”. The song appears on the band’s fourth album Delta. It was inspired by Marcus Mumford witnessing the death of his grandmother. “I felt a bit closer to death in various ways over the...
Published at SONiC 102.9
Dan Mangan covers Neutral Milk Hotel’s ‘In The Aeroplane Over The Sea’
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Get your tissues ready. Dan Mangan added his delicate touch to Neutral Milk Hotel’s 1998 song “In The Aeroplan Over The Sea”. He previously covered R.E.M.’s “Losing My Religion”.
Published at SONiC 102.9
YUNGBLUD & Halsey cover Death Cab for Cutie’s ‘I Will Follow You Into The Dark’
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You’ve never heard Death Cab like this! The alternative rocker teamed up with SONiC BOOM alum Halsey for a beautiful arrangement of the song. YUNGBLUD showed off his piano skills with the help of a string quartet. Blink-182’s Travis Barker is featured on YUNGBLUD and Halsey’s co...
Published at SONiC 102.9
Jack White curates Led Zeppelin playlist
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Jack White has curated a personal Led Zeppelin playlist in honour of the band’s sophmore album Led Zeppelin II turning 50. White’s playlist includes a handful of deep cuts and features one of White’s favourite Zeppelin songs, “The Lemon Song”. He regularly performs t...
Published at SONiC 102.9
Swiss Travel Pass Guide- How to Buy and Use the Swiss Travel Pass
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Switzerland was an absolute joy to visit and a big reason for that was how easy the Swiss Travel Pass made it to explore the country by public transportation. For my two week trip to Switzerland, I decided to utilize the Swiss Travel Pass since it was inclusive of many different types of transpor...
Published at Travel? Yes Please!
Sisters Thrift at MAM Resale Store & Boutique
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Y’all know MAM Resale Store & Boutique is one of my faves in Houston! I like the whole experience of shopping there and always find great things! My most recent visit with my sister Shannon was no exception! That’s it! That’s all I got and to be quite honest, I can’t r...
Published at The Spirited Thrifter
Review: ESO reaches new heights with Sibelius Festival opening concert
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Review: ESO reaches new heights with Sibelius Festival opening concert
We learnt two things from the unwaveringly successful opening concert in the Edmonton Symphony orchestra’s Sibelius Festival on Friday evening at the Winspear Centre. The first is that its chief conductor, Alexander Prior, has all the makings of a great Sibelius interpreter (indeed, he is already...
Published at EJ Entertainment Blog
The Perilous Realm Online, Part 14
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The Perilous Realm Online, Part 14
Book One: The Endless Road   CHAPTER FOURTEEN   Will thrashed and fought, but rough, powerful hands quickly stuffed him into what seemed to be a large canvas sack. He tumbled and kicked in the sudden dark. “Let me out!” he screamed. The only result was a blow to his side from an unseen ...
Published at Thomas Wharton
REVIEW: Arizona road trip shows depth and heart
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Think of Mesa, the new production from the Varscona Theatre Ensemble, as a road show. In fact, it is much like the current movie hit Green Book, where two widely different characters find themselves stuck together on a long auto journey. These characters learn a great deal about each other –...
Published at GIG CITY

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