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Lorde, Kasabian, and Dua Lipa lead VO5 NME Awards 2018 nominations
 

Lorde, Kasabian, and Dua Lipa lead VO5 NME Awards 2018 nominations

The nominations for the VO5 NME Awards 2018 have been revealed. Lorde and Charli XCX lead the shortlisted acts, with four nods each. They will go head-to-head in the Best Track supported by Estrella Galicia category, for ‘Green Light’ and ‘Boys’ respectively. Lorde is also up for the Best International Solo Artist, Best Album, and Best Live Artist awards, while Charli [...]

Dylan Farrow gives first TV interview on Woody Allen allegations: ‘Why shouldn’t I be angry?’

Dylan Farrow has given her first TV interview about her allegations against Woody Allen. The director’s adopted daughter has long claimed that he sexually assaulted her in 1992. Allen was investigated that year, but no charges were brought against the filmmaker, who has always denied the claims. In a preview excerpt of the full interview, which will be broadcast on [...]

Liam Gallagher to play classic Oasis albums live in full?

Liam Gallagher has expressed his desire to play Oasis‘ classic albums live in full. Gallagher has been playing a number of the Britpop band’s songs during his current solo tour, including ‘Rock ‘n’ Roll Star’ and ‘Morning Glory’, and recently said that he could soon add ‘Champagne Supernova’ to his set list. Speaking to Q magazine recently, Liam indicated that he wants to [...]

Listen to collaboration between Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon and Mouse On Mars, ‘Dimensional People Part III’

Bon Iver‘s Justin Vernon has collaborated with Mouse On Mars on new track ‘Dimensional People Part III’. The track is taken from the German electronic duo’s upcoming new album, ‘Dimensional People’, which is set for release on April 13 via Thrill Jockey. The record will also feature collaborations with The National‘s Aaron and Bryce Dessner, Spank Rock, Beirut‘s Zach Condon [...]

RZA stars in new PSA asking for respect for all animals

RZA stars in a new PSA from PETA asking for all animals to be treated with respect. The Wu-Tang Clan rapper is the latest celebrity to team up with the animal rights organisation, joining the likes of Joaquin Phoenix, Taraji P. Henson, and Pink. In the ad, RZA morphs into various people of different races, gender and age as he [...]

They Might Be Giants releases new video and album

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Check out Beck’s pooch-filled video for ‘Fix Me’

Beck has unveiled the sweet, poodle-filled video for ‘Colors’ track ‘Fix Me’ – check it out below. The swooning closing track from ‘Colors’ follows previous releases ‘Wow’, ‘Up All Night’ and ‘Dreams’.  Landing at Number 30 in NME’s albums of the year 2017, the record marked Beck’s thirteenth studio LP – check out the NME review here. Shot in Japan, the visuals [...]

Three of Smashing Pumpkins’ original line-up photographed in studio

Billy Corgan has shared a photo of him hanging out in the studio with his original Smashing Pumpkins bandmates Jimmy Chamberlin and James Iha. The frontman has been teasing a reunion of the Pumpkins’ classic line-up, which includes drummer Chamberlin, guitarist Iha and bassist D’Arcy Wretzky, since 2016. Posting the picture on Instagram yesterday (January 16), Corgan added the caption: “Not [...]


Trent Reznor files for restraining order against neighbour

17 January 2018

Trent Reznor has filed for a restraining order against his neighbour, it has been reported. The Nine Inch Nails founding member and his family have been harassed by their neighbour Nader Afshar for months, according to TMZ. His alleged behaviour has led Reznor to file a restraining order to keep him away.    The report states that the police had to get [...]

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New investigation into Kevin Spacey opened by London police

17 January 2018

A new investigation into Kevin Spacey for alleged sexual assault has been opened by London police. The two-time Oscar winner has been the subject of multiple accusations of sexual misconduct, assault and harassment over the past month or so. Following the claims, Spacey issued a statement, saying that he was “taking the time necessary to seek evaluation and treatment”. The new case brings the total [...]

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The Distillers announce first headline shows since reunion

17 January 2018

The Distillers have announced their first run of headline dates since reuniting. The band were at the forefront of the California punk scene at the turn of the century, releasing three acclaimed and highly influential albums between 2000 and 2003. They announced their split in 2006 following the departure of drummer Andy Granelli and bassist Ryan Sinn. Remaining members Brody [...]

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Wooster Group to present free performances of highly praised show ‘The B Side’

17 January 2018

BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Wooster Group, an innovative company of theater and media artists, will present four free performances of the critically acclaimed “The B-Side: ‘Negro Folklore from Texas State Prisons’ A Record Album Interpretation” as part of its upcoming residency in the University at Buffalo’s Creative Arts Initiative (CAI). Chosen by Ben Brantley of The New York Times as one of the best shows of 2017, [...]

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New process could slash energy demands of fertilizer, nitrogen-based chemicals

17 January 2018

Nitrogen-based synthetic fertilizer forms the backbone of the world food supply, but its manufacture requires a tremendous amount of energy. Now, computer modeling at Princeton University points to a method that could drastically cut the energy needed by using sunlight in the manufacturing process. Manufacturers currently make fertilizer, pharmaceuticals and other industrial chemicals by pulling nitrogen from the air and combining [...]

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‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ pulled from cinemas in China

17 January 2018

Star Wars: The Last Jedi has been pulled from cinemas in China. Buy Star Wars merch here The latest instalment in the franchise was released in the UK last month (December 14), and has since brought in over $1 billion (£721.7 million) worldwide. However, it has been less popular in China, where it took $28.7 million (£20.7m) when it opened on January 5, [...]

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Watch Justin Timberlake discuss Janet Jackson wardrobe malfunction ahead of Super Bowl halftime show next month

17 January 2018

Justin Timberlake has discussed his infamous Super Bowl performance with Janet Jackson, ahead of the ‘Filthy’ pop star’s halftime show next month. Check out the clip below Following the news of his upcoming fifth album ‘Man of he Woods’, the former N-Sync singer has given his first interview of the new era – appearing on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 radio show. Looking [...]

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Watch 50 Cent diss Jay-Z and compare Kanye West to Trump

17 January 2018

50 Cent has once again slammed Jay-Z’s latest album ‘4:44’ – claiming he is “talking down” to the kids, and compared Kanye West to Trump. Check out the clip below. Following the release of Jay’s surprise 14th album last year, fellow rapper Fiddy hit out at the LP – describing it as ‘golf course music’ and ‘too smart’. Now, appearing in an [...]

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Golden Globes dresses to be auctioned for Time’s Up cause

17 January 2018

Dresses and tuxedos worn by stars at the 2018 Golden Globes will be auctioned off to raise money for Time’s Up. At this year’s awards ceremony, which honours the best talent in the film and TV industries, celebrities wore black to protest gender inequality and sexual misconduct. A week before the event, over 300 women working in the entertainment industry [...]

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Listen to The Chainsmokers’ new single ‘Sick Boy’

17 January 2018

The Chainsmokers have released their new single ‘Sick Boy’ – check it out along with its video below. The EDM duo teased new material at the turn of the year, taking to their social media accounts on January 1. Along with a new logo, the band posted the caption ‘how many likes is my life worth?’. Now, the duo have unveiled ‘Sick [...]

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Barbara Howe to receive UB School of Law’s Jaeckle Award Jan. 26

17 January 2018

BUFFALO, N.Y. – Hon. Barbara Howe, former New York State Surrogate Judge for Erie County, will receive the University at Buffalo School of Law’s 2018 Edwin F. Jaeckle Award on Friday, Jan. 26. Howe, a member of the law school’s Class of 1980, will accept the award at the School of Law’s annual New York City Alumni Luncheon to be held at the Union League Club [...]

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VO5 NME Awards 2018: Meet the 6 massive nominees for Best British Band supported by Zig-Zag

17 January 2018

6 images Representing the UK’s thriving music scene Wolf Alice are up for Best British Band Here’s proof if you needed any that the UK music scene is in very rude health right now. The nominees for Best British Band supported by Zig-Zag at the VO5 NME Awards 2018 are some [...]

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Watch every NME Awards Best Music Video winner throughout history

17 January 2018

If you’re looking for a playlist of classic music videos to help you procrastinate or just pass some time with, look no further. The winners of the Best Music Video award at the NME Awards over the years have included some timeless clips, from the silly to the sombre, and further still to the downright gross. Settle down and get [...]

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Kendrick Lamar confirmed to appear at the Grammys as more performers announced

17 January 2018

Kendrick Lamar has been confirmed to play at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards in the latest performers announcement. The ceremony will take place at New York’s Madison Square Garden on January 28, with the full set of nominations for the awards announced back in November. They will be hosted by James Corden. Joining Lamar in the new additions to the [...]

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‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ director James Gunn offers $100,000 for Trump to get on the scales

17 January 2018

Guardians of the Galaxy director James Gunn has offered $100,000 to Trump’s favourite charity – if the president agrees to step on the scales. The bizarre request follows the White House doctor Ronny Jackson claiming that Trump is 6’3 and weighs 239 pounds – which is one pound less than a weight that would be classed as obese. Referring to Trump’s involvement [...]

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This supercut summing up Radiohead albums in ‘Always Sunny’ clips is even more accurate than the ‘Spongebob’ one

17 January 2018

Remember that Radiohead parody made out of Spongebob Squarepants clips? Each one corresponded to a different album throughout the band’s catalogue that each era of the band absolutely nailed on. Even guitarist Jonny Greenwood was into the viral hit, calling it “perfect in every way”. But why be satisfied with perfection? Why not strive for even more in life aka more [...]

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Graham Coxon to release his original soundtrack for ‘The End of the F***ing World’

17 January 2018

Graham Coxon will release his original soundtrack for the acclaimed TV series The End of the F***ing World later this month. The show, which debuted on Channel 4 back in October before receiving its international release on Netflix earlier this month, is based on Charles S. Forsman’s comic series of the same name. Read more: Is there going to be a second [...]

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My Bloody Valentine announce first tour date in four years

17 January 2018

My Bloody Valentine have announced their live comeback, confirming their first performance in four years. The shoegaze legends are expected to release a new album in 2018, their follow-up to 2013’s long-awaited ‘mbv’. It has been confirmed that they will play Japan’s Sonic Mania Festival during August. Nine Inch Nails and Marshmello have also been announced for the festival. The band confirmed the news [...]

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Twitter is having a ball trying to guess the name of the Kimye baby

17 January 2018

Last night the news broke that Kim Kardashian and Kanye West’s third child had been born via a surrogate. Kim took to Twitter to announce the birth of a healthy girl. She’s here. https://t.co/oVg6se6VeQ — Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) January 16, 2018 Writing on her website, she said: “Kanye and I are happy to announce the arrival of our healthy, beautiful baby girl.” [...]

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Young Fathers announce new album ‘Cocoa Sugar’ and share new single ‘In My View’

17 January 2018

Young Fathers have announced their third album ‘Cocoa Sugar’ and shared a video for new single ‘In My View’. The record follows 2014’s Mercury Prize-winning album ‘DEAD‘, and 2015’s ‘White Men Are Black Men Too‘. ‘Cocoa Sugar’ was written and recorded throughout last year, and features the track ‘Lord’, which was originally unveiled last year. The album will be released [...]

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‘Home and Away’ star Jessica Falkholt dies following car crash

17 January 2018

Home and Away star Jessica Falkholt has passed away, reports confirm. She was 29. Falkholt – who played Hope Morrison in the Australian soap – was involved in a car crash on Boxing Day (December 26) in New South Wales. The crash had already killed Falkholt’s parents, sister and the other driver involved. After being in a critical condition, her life support was switched [...]

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Former Ataris bassist charged with running $27 million real estate scam

17 January 2018

Michael Davenport, the former bassist of The Ataris, has been charged with federal fraud and conspiracy charges for running a nationwide telemarketing real estate scam which brought in $27 million over a seven-year period. Davenport – who currently plays in Versus The World – served as a bassist in the Indiana band from 1998 to 2005, before returning to perform with [...]

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This is what it will take for ‘Stranger Things’ star David Harbour to officiate your wedding

17 January 2018

Stranger Things star David Harbour has said that he’s willing to officiate a fan’s wedding – but only if she manages to amass 125,000 retweets. Harbour recently took yearbook photos with a fan after she reached his set target of 25,000 retweets. Then, this week, a fan took to Twitter to ask Harbour what it would take for him to “be the Officiant at my [...]

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Colonialisme: des visions différentes

17 January 2018

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‘Stranger Things” Finn Wolfhard is in a new film with Ansel Elgort

17 January 2018

Finn Wolfhard is set to star in a new film, The Goldfinch, along with Baby Driver star Ansel Elgort. The Stranger Things star will play Young Boris in the adaptation of Donna Tartt’s best-selling novel, which is being directed by Brooklyn filmmaker John Crowley. The Goldfinch, which is being made by Warner Bros. and Amazon Studios, will also star Elgort as Theo, [...]

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Chris Pratt sparks backlash from vegans for “bragging” about eating the “happiest lambs on the planet”

17 January 2018

Chris Pratt has been criticised over online posts that some have deemed as “bragging” about killing animals. The Guardians Of The Galaxy actor recently revealed that he has started rearing his own sheep to eat, posting a video to Instagram this week, telling fans: “I’m eating lamb, fresh farm-to-table lamb. They are the happiest lambs on the planet, they are so [...]

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Paul from S Club 7 on his viral Brit Award auction, S Club’s billion and the troubled 2015 reunion tour

17 January 2018

Want a Brit Award, but lack the talent it takes to acquire one? eBay is your friend. Paul Cattermole of noughties pop titans S Club 7, who in their heyday shifted more than 10 million records thanks to smash-hit singles such as ‘Reach’ and the group’s TV show Miami 7, has just sold his Best Newcomer gong that the band [...]

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How The Cranberries soundtracked your teenage years without you even knowing

17 January 2018

Since the tragic death of The Cranberries‘ Dolores O’Riordan was announced yesterday (January 15), tributes have poured in from artists including U2, Duran Duran and Paramore. Though their commercial success in the ’90s was obvious – ‘Linger’, ‘Dreams’ and of course ‘Zombie’ came from their multi-platinum first couple of albums – younger listeners might have been brought into the Cranberries [...]

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Is ‘Sister, Sister’ coming back?

17 January 2018

A revival of Sister, Sister is in the works, according to one of the original show’s stars. The cult children’s sitcom initially ran on ABC from its debut in 1994 until it switched to The WB a year later, with the show spanning six seasons before ending in May 1999. Jackée Harry – who played Lisa Landry, Tia and Tamera’s adoptive mother, [...]

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Keira Knightley says she doesn’t do modern-day films because “female characters nearly always get raped”

17 January 2018

Keira Knightley has said that she chooses not to act in films set in the present-day “because the female characters nearly always get raped.” Knightley’s – who has starred in such films as The Duchess, Anna Karenina and Atonement – next project will see her take on the role of the French novelist Colette in an upcoming biographical film of the [...]

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Andrew W.K. offered to pay one fan’s speeding ticket for this brilliant reason

17 January 2018

Andrew W.K. has offered to pay a fan’s speeding ticket after they were caught by police driving too fast while listening to one of W.K.’s songs. The ‘Party Hard’ artist – who will release his first new album in nine years in March – was alerted to the ticket after the fan tweeted both W.K. and BBC Radio 1’s Rock Show [...]

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BBC Radio 1 unveil new weekend line-up

17 January 2018

BBC Radio 1 have announced a new weekend schedule, with Maya Jama joining their roster of DJs. The station has reinvigorated its line-up for the weekends as it seeks to provide listeners with a fresh schedule which includes, as controller Ben Cooper says, “the next generation of superstars”. Jama, who has previously been a radio host on Rinse FM and presented music [...]

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Watch Paul McCartney join members of Muse to cover The Beatles’ ‘Helter Skelter’

17 January 2018

Sir Paul McCartney joined members of Muse – including frontman Matt Bellamy and drummer Dom Howard – on stage last night (January 16) for a cover of The Beatles’ ‘Helter Skelter’ – watch footage of the performance below. The supergroup came together for an intimate gig last night, with Bellamy reforming the supergroup – who go by the name Dr. Pepper’s [...]

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Shapiro: Tracking and reacting to Russian attacks on democracy

17 January 2018

Last week, a U.S. government report outlined attacks made by Russian President Vladimir Putin on democratic institutions over nearly two decades. The report, commissioned by U.S. Senator Ben Cardin (D-MD) and released by Democratic staff of the U.S. Senate Committee on Foreign Relations, details the many ways in which the Russian government has combined Soviet-era approaches with today’s technological tools. We discussed [...]

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MIGOS ANNOUNCE JANUARY 26 RELEASE DATE FOR CULTURE II ON QUALITY CONTROL MUSIC / MOTOWN RECORDS / CAPITOL RECORDS

17 January 2018

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 11:51:11 Migos Videos

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Soirée Incroyables Talents

17 January 2018

Contenu Guide étudiant de l’Université Grenoble Alpes Contacts Plan du site Plans du campus Étudier Étudier à la Communauté Université Grenoble Alpes Formations Inscription S’installer S’installer à Grenoble Budget Logement Démarches d’installation Accès à internet Vivre Vivre [...]

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Employee obituaries: January 2018

17 January 2018

The following is an updated list of University employee obituaries. Retired employees October 2017: Therese Genne, 78 (1986-2005, Development); Harold Murphy, 81 (1971-1995, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory). November 2017: Johann Callan, 77 (1982-2009, Atmospheric Oceanic Sciences); Anne Johnson, 91 (1978-1990, Educational Programs); Joseph Sauers, 95 (1956-1986, Princeton Plasma Physics Laboratory); John Sweeney III, 74 (1968-2007, Asset Administration); Kenneth Wright, 82 (1958-1995, Princeton [...]

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BECK: Fix Me Video Premiere from New Album Colors

17 January 2018

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 15:01:33 Beck Videos more beck videos » [...]

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Jack White announces first UK shows in four years

17 January 2018

Jack White has announced his first UK shows in four years. The Third Man Records boss previously announced his new solo album ‘Boarding House Reach’ will be released on March 23 via his own label and XL Recordings. Now, White has confirmed he will return to the UK for a pair of shows this summer. He will headline London’s Eventim [...]

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MGMT announce their return with fourth album ‘Little Dark Age’

17 January 2018

MGMT have announced that their long-anticipated fourth record ‘Little Dark Age’ will finally drop next month. The record follows their third, self titled-effort from 2013 and will be released on February 9. The release comes after the album’s title track was first released last October, before it was followed by the psychedelic sound of ‘When You Die’ and ‘Hand It Over’ earlier [...]

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Solo: A Star Wars Story – release date, trailer, news and everything you need to know

17 January 2018

In 2016, Rogue One kicked off the Star Wars Anthology film series, and it’ll continue this year with a film centring on the young Han Solo. Here’s everything you need to know about the next big blockbuster from far, far away. When is Solo: A Star Wars Story out? May 25, 2018. Is there a trailer? Not yet – it was expected to arrive yesterday (January [...]

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This is when Migos’ ‘Culture II’ will be released

17 January 2018

Migos have announced the release date for their new album ‘Culture II’. Last year, a profile of Atlanta record label Quality Control revealed the record had been pushed back from its original October release to this month. Now, it has been confirmed that ‘Culture II’ will be available on January 26, via Quality Control/Motown/Capitol. It comes almost exactly one year [...]

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Kylie Minogue teases comeback single ‘Dancing’ and shares new album tracklist

17 January 2018

Kylie Minogue has teased her new single, ‘Dancing’. The track, which is the first to be taken from her upcoming 14th album ‘Golden’, will be first release since 2016’s ‘Wonderful Christmastime’, and her first non-Christmas single since 2014’s ‘I Was Gonna Cancel’. In a behind-the-scenes video posted to her Instagram page, the Australian pop icon said: “I promised my fans [...]

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Exposition "Les Yésidis, un peuple entre exil et résistance"

16 January 2018

L’ULB sur les réseaux sociaux Restez connecté, avec l’ULB! found for you by the Independence News Desk at http://www.ulb.ac.be/actulb/index.php?article=13112 Visit our Home Page

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You may soon be able to regrow lost teeth

16 January 2018

A story on NBC News about new high-tech dental treatments that may be able to repair cavities without fillings and even regrow entire teeth reports Praveen Arany, assistant professor of oral biology in the UB School of Dental Medicine, is testing the use of low-power laser light to stimulate tooth regeneration. “By regenerating the tooth so the pulp is coated in natural dentin again, it doesn’t [...]

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Employee retirements: January 2018

16 January 2018

The following is an updated list of University employee retirements. Effective Dec. 1: in the Woodrow Wilson School, Graduate Program Office Academic Records and Auxiliary Programs coordinator Joanne Krzywulak, after 17 years. Effective Jan. 1: In the Office of the Dean of the College, finance administrator and office manager Gabriela Gonzalez, after 12 years; in the Office of the Provost, Mpala Research [...]

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MGMT ANNOUNCE FEBRUARY 9TH RELEASE DATE FOR LITTLE DARK AGE

16 January 2018

Sam Smith, Kesha, John Legend Lead Host of Stars Confirmed For Elton John’s MSG GRAMMY Salute found for you by the Independence News Desk at http://www.artistdirect.com/entertainment-news/article/mgmt-announce-february-9th-release-date-for-little-dark-age/11868863 Visit our Home Page

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These Twitter users had an absolute riot with #MakeABandGreen

16 January 2018

Oh Twitter, our beloved home of succinct pithy comments, teen heartthrob stans and the not-so-occasional troll. In the latest music-inspired hashtag users are being encouraged to #MakeABandGreen, and as expected, the results have been good enough to make even our lord and saviour David Attenborough proud. The premise was simple, you just need to change a a popular band name [...]

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Brian Wilson gets high school music grade changed from an F to an A

16 January 2018

Brian Wilson has had his high school music grade changed from an F to an A. Buy The Beach Boys merch here The Beach Boys star was given an F by teacher Fred Morgan while at Hawthorne High School in California for a composition that would go on to be the band’s debut single, ‘Surfin”. Some years later, Morgan commented: “Brian wrote [...]

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Eminem, Childish Gambino and more for intimate Grammys week shows in NYC

16 January 2018

The Grammys will return to New York City this year for the first time since 2003, after spending over a decade in Los Angeles. The star-studded awards show will take place in New York City’s Madison Square Garden on January 28. To celebrate, five acts are playing intimate shows at the city’s 1,025 capacity Irving Plaza in Manhattan. 30 Seconds to Mars will [...]

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