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Aug 20: Happy Birthday Amy Adams and Andrew Garfield

Amy Adams celebrates her 42nd birthday today.  In 1999, she was working in dinner theater in Minnesota when she had the chance to audition for a role in… 986 more words

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August 20 in history:

A classical song often performed on the 4th of July in America was introduced in Russia on August 20th, 1882. Peter Tchaikovsky’s “1812 Overture” was written in honor of Russia’s fight against Napoleon, but it’s popular in the U.S. 82 more words

Today In History

Classic Rock Almanac August 20, 2016


2005-Gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson gets his final wish, as Johnny Depp, Sean Penn, Bill Murray, Ed Bradley and about 350 other invited guests pile into his Colorado ranch to watch his ashes be shot from a cannon. 438 more words


Somewhere In Space I Hang Suspended

Last night, I was putting together a playlist of  R&B songs from 1977 that I found in this article from allmusic.com, when I noticed that one particular tune from that year wasn’t included. 555 more words


In Memory of Isaac Hayes [Playlists]

Legendary singer, songwriter and producer, Isaac Hayes passed away on this day 2008 at the age of 65. Hayes is the 18th most sampled artist of all time with just under 900 sample listings (and counting) on WhoSampled. 124 more words


Brett Jolly's Daily Thought ("Remembering my conversation with Isaac Hayes")

For those of you who remember, Isaac Hayes was one of those celebrities that rose, fell, and then rose and fell again. His voice was considered to be a truly sexy and he was well known as a songwriter, actor, producer and voice artist. 437 more words

Episode 53: The Empire Strikes Back

MOAR STAR WARS!!! As always, our pal @PhilipAIver joins us to talk Star Wars, as we review THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK. And guess what? It’s fucking awesome. 42 more words