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Friday, June 30, 2006

Friday, June 30, 2006 - 13:37:11

Check out this music video

Click right here. It's from Sean Rock's new album, "Somewhere From Now," and it was put together (the works, from filming it to getting it on youtube) by the Times' own Roland Gladden, who in his "spare" time is a bassist extraordinaire.

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Friday, June 30, 2006 - 11:13:34

J.R. and Henry on the NBA Draft

J.R. and Henry: NBA Draft Recap   Before we get started with our extensive and thought-provoking recap and analysis of the NBA Draft, we should offer the following disclaimer.

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Thursday, June 29, 2006

Thursday, June 29, 2006 - 06:52:18

And you thought those Rolling Stone tix were pricey

At least Central Arkansans aren't having to fork out $1,800 a ticket for Barbra Streisand, as they are in New York.

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Wednesday, June 28, 2006

Wednesday, June 28, 2006 - 11:59:30

To do Wednesday: Movies in the Park

Thanks to the River Market celebrating its 10th anniversary, the Movies in the Park series is an every-week thing now, and tonight's show (the movies are every Wednesday at Riverfest Amphitheatre) is the original "Star Wars" squel, or part 2, "The Empire Strikes Back."

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Wednesday, June 28, 2006 - 10:17:51

Quickie review on 'Superman Returns': serious thumbs up

Trey Danaher of the Arkansas Times ad department saw one of the Tuesday "preview" screenings of "Superman Returns" and files this report:

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Tuesday, June 27, 2006

Tuesday, June 27, 2006 - 15:56:46

We mourn the passing of Moose (aka "Eddie")

Remember "Eddie" the Jack Russell terrier from "Fraser"? His real name was Moose, and he also starred in that damn tear-jerker of a movie "My Dog Skip," based on the Willie Morris story.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2006 - 15:18:21

'Superman' sneak previews tonight

The official opening of  is Wednesday, but both the Rave Colonel Glenn 18 and the Riverdale 10 in Little Rock are offering 10 p.m. "sneak previews" of the movie tonight.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2006 - 13:49:22

To do Tuesday: nothing, relax outside

Do not do anything this evening that constitutes going into an air conditioned room. Stay outside in your Adirondacks, or on a blanket with a picnic basket, or go look at the stars out at Pinnacle, or walk the river at Murray Park or Riverfront Park of the North Shore Riverwalk, or put the top down on the convertible and enjoy a slow drive through Hillcrest, or go watch a ball game at Junior Deputy's parks, or hit some golf balls, or dust off the tennis racket, or go for a nice run down Kavanaugh.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2006 - 13:38:08

The circus is coming to town, Aug. 24-27

It's being billed as the "All New, All Live 135th Edition" as the  Bros and Barnum and Bailey Circus makes its way to Alltel Arena Aug. 24-27, arena officials announced today.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2006 - 12:14:22

Donavan and Bryan's audio rarities air tonight

Catch Donavan Suitt and Byron Werner and their  "Rural War Room Radio's Reel Soundtrack Show" tonight on KUAR-FM (KABF-FM).

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Tuesday, June 27, 2006 - 12:14:22

Donavan and Bryan's audio rarities air tonight

Catch Donavan Suitt and Byron Werner and their  "Rural War Room Radio's Reel Soundtrack Show" tonight on KUAR-FM (KABF-FM).

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Tuesday, June 27, 2006 - 12:05:40

Haggard to receive the BMI Icon award

The BMI Icon award will go to country music legend Merle Haggard at the organization's 54th annual Country Awards on Nov. 4 in Nashville, it was announced today.

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Monday, June 26, 2006

Monday, June 26, 2006 - 15:16:09

What happened to 'The Show With No Name' today?

Anybody know? We caught it after the 8 a.m. hour and after a few seconds of talk among Baz, Jimmy B and Joe Kleine that it was a show from May, just after the first round of the NBA playoffs.

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Monday, June 26, 2006 - 15:16:09

What happened to 'The Show With No Name' today?

Anybody know? We caught it after the 8 a.m. hour and after a few seconds of talk among Baz, Jimmy B and Joe Kleine that it was a show from May, just after the first round of the NBA playoffs.

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Monday, June 26, 2006 - 11:40:42

Adam Sandler: The $40 million man

Adam Sandler's "Click" led the national box office estimates for the weekend. Since 1997, Sandler has managed to open around $40 million in every movie his starred in except the abominable "Little Nicky."

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Saturday, June 24, 2006

Saturday, June 24, 2006 - 06:00:00

J.R and Henry on the demise of the USA team

J.R. and Henry: Nice work, Bruce.   What is it with American soccer?

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Friday, June 23, 2006

Friday, June 23, 2006 - 18:02:37

Listen to Chris Henry, American Princes and Hannah Blaylock on our new Musician's Showcase

We're just in the startup phase of this, but we're' going to feature Arkansas musicians and their latest songs on this website.

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Friday, June 23, 2006 - 18:02:37

Listen to Chris Henry, American Princes and Hannah Blaylock on our new Musician's Showcase

We're just in the startup phase of this, but we're' going to feature Arkansas musicians and their latest songs on this website.

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Friday, June 23, 2006 - 17:38:59

Kool and the Gang loses co-founder

We're hearing elsewhere that Charles Smith, the co-founder and lead guitarist of classic R&B band Kool and the Gang, died earlier this week after a long illness.

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Friday, June 23, 2006 - 17:33:41

Looking for music tonight?

You can get the full scoop on the club scene from Amyb's new blog. One group we're interesting in checking out, having been passed along some information about them, is the Dallas-based act Max Cady, a loud riff-rock band that our contact says puts on a high-energy old-school rock and roll show complete with lights and haze.

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