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Movie review: Made in America a restrained hip-hop doc (with video)

Made in America
Three stars out of five
Starring: Jay-Z, Skrillex, Eddie Vedder, Gary Clark Jr., Janelle Monae, Kanye West
Directed by: Ron Howard
Running time: 90 minutes… 545 more words

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Nightclub and Nightspot Gigs: It's the weekend - plan a night out!

VANCOUVER NIGHTSPOTS & CLUB GIGS:

Backstage Lounge • Granville Island • 604-687-1354, thebackstagelounge.com
July 17: The Phonix, funk/soul/R&B | July 18: Caracass, Warless, Buckman Coe | July 19: Electropical | July 20: Atomic Swing with Air Mail Special & DJ José | July 21: Cold Reading Series, Live Script Reading | July 22: Live Band Karaoke hosted by Sami Ghawi & Reuben Avery | July 23: Credible Electrics with guests Clay Ravens | July 24: The Phonix | July 25: The Kitsilano’s, One Kingdom: Benefit for the BC Food Bank | July 26: Love Supreme featuring Kutapira (Funk/World Beat) | July 27: Atomic Swing… 1,545 more words

Music

Tupac Shakur musical flops on Broadway, to close Sunday

NEW YORK (AP) — Tupac Shakur fans, keep ya head up: The Broadway musical “Holler If Ya Hear Me” that uses songs from one of hip-hop’s greatest artists is closing after less than two months. 276 more words

Entertainment

Tupac Shakur Musical To Close Sunday On Broadway

NEW YORK (AP) – Tupac Shakur fans, keep ya head up: The Broadway musical “Holler If Ya Hear Me” that uses songs from one of hip-hop’s greatest artists is closing after less than two months. 236 more words

Entertainment

Beyonce and JayZ making history

Yonce and JayZ making history with the “on the run” tour.  even when you google search the word “tour” the first three pages are just about their tour.  

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Peter Simpson's picks for Bluesfest

Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears

5 p.m., July 5, Bell

Take one part southern blues, one part soulful R&B, one part scuzz rock and one part punk barked in a style that hints of both James Brown and Iggy Pop, and you end up with something close to Black Joe Lewis. 506 more words

Local Arts

These Things Happen : G-Eazy

G-Eazy finally releases his sophomore album, and it does a pretty good job catching your ear. It’s been awhile since I heard from the Oakland native. 381 more words

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