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Paul McCartney coming to Louisville’s Yum Center

Sir Paul McCartney will aim his Out There tour for Louisville’s KFC Yum Center on June 26. Tickets for the former Beatle’s first date in the region since an August 2011 performance at Cincinnati’s Great American Ball Park will go on … Continue reading

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I heard the news, today, oh boy …

I don’t remember what the weather was like in my hometown of Virginia Beach, Va., when I woke up Dec. 9, 1980, but it seemed cold and gloomy. When I woke up, I registered a newscaster on the radio next … Continue reading

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The Grammys 2010: trying too hard

In one way, the Grammy Awards clearly got it: People don’t tune into the Grammy Awards for awards. They want to see the performances. And in the last few years, they’ve made the show a must see with performances like … Continue reading

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Am I yawning because it’s 11 or because I just watched the ‘Golden Globes’?

Maybe I’m just not checking the right pulses, but I don’t sense the excitement about “Avatar” for best picture it seems like I  should be feeling. This is the awards season Oscar has been saying it wanted for a dozen … Continue reading

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2009 Grammy Concert . . . uh . . . Awards

So, what if they had an awards ceremony and didn’t hand out any awards? OK, the Grammy Awards didn’t go quite that far. But there were vast expanses of airtime last night in which we did not see any little … Continue reading

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007 Poll: Results

The results are in for our James Bond poll we conducted here at le blog. Here’s the big qualifier: This was not a scientific poll, just people who responded to a series of seven questions about the world’s favorite British … Continue reading

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