16 Years of Respect: A Drum & Bass Playlist by Machete

music16 Years of Respect: A Drum & Bass Playlist by Machete
Dominic Angas created an instant classic with this track, destroying dance floors and punishing those who still may have wondered why Roland never turned up at the DJ gigs. Dom & Roland headlined our Respect 4-year anniversary back in March of 2003 …
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Watch Bruce Springsteen Join U2 for Final Madison Square Garden Show
U2 closed out their eight-concert stand at Madison Square Garden on stage last night (July 31) with Bruce Springsteen. Watch as a surprised crowd cheers them through collaborations on two songs, U2′s “I Still Haven’t Found What I’m Looking For” and …
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Alan White on Chris Squire, Yes’ New Tour and Cruise to the Edge: Exclusive
But for White, the stage will feel somewhat empty from now on: Bassist Chris Squire, the other half of Yes’ dynamic rhythm section, passed away in June following a bout with leukemia. For Yes – and the music community, in general – the impact … There …
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Weekend APB results from junior welterweight & light heavyweight divisions

sportWeekend APB results from junior welterweight & light heavyweight divisions
Two outstanding Light Welterweight (64 kg) matches in AIBA Pro Boxing (APB) Cycle I Round 1 delighted the watching crowd on Saturday night at Palazzetto dello Sport, Manerba del Garda Italy. In the main event of the evening, number one ranked Artem …
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Super featherweight Andy Vences improves to 12-0
Vences has committed himself fully to the sport of boxing as he travels two hours every day to Los Gallos Boxing Academy headed by Gabe Flores Sr. , a move that Vences says changed his life. Vences will most likely return to action on August 1st in …
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Timothy Bradley-Jessie Vargas results: Bradley dominates despite funny finish
Timothy Bradley took on the previously unbeaten Jessie Vargas on Saturday night from the StubHub Center in Carson California, televised live on HBO Boxing. Bradley took home a well-earned unanimous decision victory, despite a funny finish which lefty …
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Colin B. Bailey Named Director of the Morgan Library & Museum

trendColin B. Bailey Named Director of the Morgan Library & Museum
New York, NY, April 16, 2015—The Board of Trustees of the Morgan Library & Museum today announced the appointment of Colin B. Bailey, director of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, as the Morgan’s new director. He succeeds William M. Griswold …
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Old Sturbridge Village appoints Shrewsbury native as museum curator
“Cait brings extraordinary talent and rich experience,” says James Donahue, president and CEO of Old Sturbridge Village, adding “she is absolutely the ideal person to lead our efforts to highlight our collections and inspire visitors with objects of …
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Viola Chan is named Creative Director of Design for the Oleg Cassini
Viola joined David’s Bridal in 2003 and immediately became a valuable contributor to the various bridal collections. Her classic and meticulous design made her a perfect fit with the Oleg Cassini Collection of bridal gowns, which are known for their …
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Madonna Working With Drake & Kanye West

musicMadonna Working With Drake & Kanye West
Madonna will be featured on Kanye West’s forthcoming So Help Me God album, Complex reports. West also contributed to the material girl’s Rebel Heart record. In a recent interview with Complex, Madonna detailed her music relationship with Kanye and …
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What HipHop Taught Me About Feminism
Hip-hop’s presence in my life goes so far back that I can’t remember a time when I wasn’t obsessed. With parents who grew up in Brooklyn and Queens, my family’s world was heavily defined by hip-hop. One of my first memories is my grandfather proudly …
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Debate About French Muslim Identity Plays Out In HipHop
HISHAM AIDI: This is (foreign language spoken), a hip-hop group from (foreign language spoken), just south of Paris. And this song, “Misunderstood,” is about not belonging and not being accepted in France. I was born here and I’m still called an …
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