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20 Sep 2016 // 10:00 AM

Atlanta: Season 1, Episode 3 - “Go For Broke”

Only three episodes in, and yet Atlanta offers a lived-in feeling and plenty of surreal humor.

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Atlanta: Season 1, Episodes 1 and 2 - “The Big Bang” and “Streets on Lock”

Donald Glover's new series Atlanta is a confident and fully formed comedy.

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13 Aug 2015 // 2:15 AM

JOBS: killer BOB sings

Agile, noisy experimentalists add a vocalist and get both more straightforward and more daring.

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ROYAL - “Crash (feat. Lil John Roberts)” (video) (Premiere)

Atlanta hip-hop duo ROYAL (Devon Lee and mikeflo) host a house party jam with their latest music video, "Crash".

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Starbenders - “Diet Soda” (audio) (Premiere)

The B-side to Starbenders' "Powder" 7-inch, "Diet Soda", is an example of the Atlanta band's take on punk.

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Gringo Star - “Undone” (audio) (Premiere)

Whistles and whimsy make up the newest tune by Atlanta's own Gringo Star, "Undone".

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JOBS - “Patient Angel” (video) (Premiere)

If the Dillinger Escape Plan played brainy art rock, they'd sound something like the Brooklyn-based group JOBS.

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Sye Elaine Spence - “1964” (audio) (Premiere)

A simple and gorgeous lullaby, "1964" finds Atlanta artist Sye Elaine Spence paying tribute to her grandmother.

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The Head - “It Ain’t Easy” (audio) (Premiere)

Atlanta trio the Head explore the relationship between Newtown school shooter Adam Lanza and his father in their latest single, "It Ain't Easy".

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Drivin’ N’ Cryin’ - “Roll Away the Song” (audio) (Premiere)

The legendary Atlanta indie rockers Drivin' N' Cryin invite listeners to "Roll Away the Song" with their latest vinyl-only release, Best of Songs.

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‘Jobs’ Is Merely Steve Jobs Lite

Beyond reimagining the universe or how forces in it might work, Jobs sorted out how minds work, how to sell to consumers, how to manipulate and bully and instill belief.

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16 Jul 2013 // 9:00 AM

20 Questions: Sonen

Atlanta's great electro-pop hope, Sonen hits the ground running with their debut full-length Inside The Sun, finally capturing the excitement of their live shows. They also have plenty to say in our latest 20 Questions segment, which is best enjoyed with the premiere of their new music video to boot!

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22 Jun 2011 // 11:00 AM

Merchandise sales drive Pixar’s ‘Cars’ franchise

LOS ANGELES — When it comes to sequels, “Cars 2” flies in the face of conventional Hollywood calculus. Its predecessor was the least well-reviewed of Pixar Animation

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Potential Grammy Nominees for Song of the Year?

This is a look at likely contenders for the Song of the Year, which is a composer/songwriter’s award.

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30 Oct 2009 // 10:00 AM

Three years ago, rhythm and blues singer Sugar Pie DeSanto, best known for the '60s hit "I Want to Know," lost everything.

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12 May 2009 // 3:26 AM

Frontline: The Madoff Affair

The Madoff Affair submits that Bernie Madoff's deceptions -- in rationales and in business models -- are not his invention.

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26 Mar 2009 // 4:34 AM

A boom is coming. In fact, it has already begun. The rising tide of books dealing with the ongoing economic catastrophe is building and will

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20 Jan 2009 // 4:35 AM

Is Obama’s presidency the change hip-hop needs?

President Barack Obama will have his hands full dealing with the economic downturn, the Gaza Strip conflict, terrorist threats in Afghanistan and any number of

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Ludacris: Theater of the Mind

Ludacris sounds more thug than his former incarnations and his latest collection suffers for it.

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Talk, Talk, Talk: October 2008

What studio suit thought this was a good idea? With four months to schedule your high priced efforts, you instead unload almost 30 overpriced pictures on an unsuspecting movie audience.

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20 Questions: Rachael Yamagata

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"After a four year break since her last album, Rachael Yamagata reveals a love of spreadsheets, a love for Streisand, and why it's totally OK to suck at playing guitar.

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