Wednesday, March 31, 2010

Wednesday, March 31, 2010 - 16:03:18

Trusty music video unearthed

Here's a time capsule, alright. Times photographer Brian Chilson hipped us to a VHS rip of Trusty's 1995 video for "A Modest Proposal" posted on Facebook yesterday by ex-Trusty James Brady.  It's great: all guys mugging for the camera and scampering about Monkees-style.

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Wednesday, March 31, 2010 - 13:45:54

Register for the Rock Candy 500

Photo by Patrick Jones. Just a friendly reminder: The Rock Candy 500 is on the horizon.

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Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Tuesday, March 30, 2010 - 22:57:26

Beth Ditto is one of the beautiful people

"I said to my teacher, ‘I can’t be a singer because I’m not pretty enough and I’m fat.’ And she looked at me and said, “Tell that to Nell Carter, babe.’ That changed my life forever!” Beth Ditto, giving good quote in her 482nd cover story, this time in Paper Magazine, which also has a behind-the-scenes video of her cover shoot (watch to see an awesome Slick Rick-style eyepatch that didn't make the cut).

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Tuesday, March 30, 2010 - 14:48:24

Watch: Juggalo jokes, more '$5 Cover'

With a special appearance by Mrs. Potato Dick. It's been out there for a minute now, but 'SNL's' parody of Juggalo culture is spit-on-your-computer-screen funny.

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Tuesday, March 30, 2010 - 13:00:22

Androids to rock no more (2007-2010)

(photo by Lizzie Burnham) It's always a huge bummer to hear of local outfits adjourning before their time, but when the news is unexpected as the disbanding of local bass and drum duo Androids of Ex Lovers, it bums doubly.

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Tuesday, March 30, 2010 - 12:17:50

R.I.P. Herb Ellis

Herb Ellis, the truly legendary jazz guitarist who called Fairfield Bay home since the 1980s passed last night in Los Angeles after a long battle with Alzheimers.

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Tuesday, March 30, 2010 - 10:15:16

Eclipse Glasses go digital

Before hanging up their horns, the late, great Eclipse Glasses printed precious few copies of their self-titled 6-track EP on cassette.

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Monday, March 29, 2010

Monday, March 29, 2010 - 16:08:27

Daily Digest: "Boggy," "Drunk Girls," "Shame," Duke

The Fouke Monster heard the new LCD Soundsystem track, too. "The Legend of Boggy Creek," the most well-known movie by the late Arkansan director Charles B. Pierce, is being remade.

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Monday, March 29, 2010 - 09:30:07

Monday To-Do: Screaming Females

SCREAMING FEMALES8 p.m., Vino's. $7.A bit of a surreal band, these guys are.

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Monday, March 29, 2010 - 09:18:23

Watch a slideshow from the Designer's Choice Fashion Preview

The third Designers Choice Fashion Preview proved the old saying true, as last night's Saturday's show was the annual event's slickest production yet.

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Friday, March 26, 2010

Friday, March 26, 2010 - 15:14:16

Yo Gotti to Robinson on April Fools' Day

Memphis' Yo Gotti will make an April 1 stop at Robinson Center Music Hall (?!?)

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Friday, March 26, 2010 - 15:02:25

'Hot Tub Time Machine,' possibly good

That's him on the far right. So far, despite 65ish% ratings on Metacritic and Rotten Tomatoes, a lot of the country's most respected critics actually seem to kind of like "Hot Tub Time Machine," the first starring role for Glenwood's Clark Duke.Here's a quick round-up:

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Friday, March 26, 2010 - 14:34:02

Robert Plant to Robinson

The erstwhile Led Zep frontman's bringing a reconstituted Band of Joy with him to Robinson on July 15.

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Friday, March 26, 2010 - 14:18:40

Sunday To-Do: Iron Tongue / Sweet Eagle

A Sweet Eagle. IRON TONGUE / SWEET EAGLE7:30 p.m., Juanita's.

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Friday, March 26, 2010 - 14:12:51

Saturday To-Do: Designer's Choice Fashion Show

Photos from last year's event. By Brian Chilson.

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Friday, March 26, 2010 - 14:07:22

Saturday To-Do: Goatwhore

GOATWHORE8 p.m., Downtown Music. $10.If you're still living under your parents' roof, and you're looking to tweak 'em, you could do worse than a Goatwhore T-shirt.

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Friday, March 26, 2010 - 13:58:27

Saturday To-Do: The Moving Front

Brasher and Cook of The Moving Front. THE MOVING FRONT9 p.m., Juanita's.

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Friday, March 26, 2010 - 13:26:00

Weekend To-Do: Ozark Foothills FilmFest

OZARK FOOTHILLS FILMFESTAll weekend, various locations in Batesville. Mostly $3-$5 per screening.

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Friday, March 26, 2010 - 11:38:25


Netflix is rolling out initial streaming via Wii starting Saturday. Rainy day movie party here I come!

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Friday, March 26, 2010 - 09:47:04

The Weekend: Duwayne Burnside, Eggshibition, Cool Shoes, Mockingbird

Duwayne Burnside. FRIDAY 3/26The Blue Hit, an Austin-based, cello-heavy chamber pop trio revisits Little Rock, this time at River City Gift Co., 7 p.m., donations.

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