KSLX Blogs

New Book.

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KEITH MOON: Behind a Big Book His estate is working on a new book about him. The estate of Keith Moon is working on a coffee table book about the late drummer for The Who. Not only will it contain “firsthand accounts of how Keith inspired legions of musicians and fans around the world,” but the estate is in search ... Read More »

Geddy Weighs In…

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RUSH: It’s a Wild (card) Postseason Geddy Lee says this baseball postseason has shown the power of the wild card. Rush singer-bassist — and huge baseball fan — Geddy Lee says people can no longer overlook the power wild cards have in the postseason. With the World Series featuring a match up of wild card winners in the San Francisco ... Read More »

Led Zeppelin Are *Not* Losing The “Stairway Lawsuit.”

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Interesting to read all the reports online about the lawsuit brought forth by the family of the late Randy California of Spirit. For those unaware, Spirit has a song called “Taurus.” A part of the song was most-likely lifted by Zeppelin for “Stairway.” I don’t think anyone believes Zep were above “borrowing” the musical phrase. Let’s face it…they have shown ... Read More »

TODAY’S 4:20 FAIL – UNC’s “SHADOW CURRICULUM” FOR ATHLETES

BUSTED

Julius Nyang’oro – fraudster CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — A blistering report into an academic fraud scandal at the University of North Carolina released Wednesday found that for nearly two decades two employees in the African and Afro-American Studies department ran a “shadow curriculum” of hundreds of fake classes that never met but for which students, many of them Tar Heels ... Read More »

MOVIE TIME

At The Movies

    NEW ON DVD- Released Week of October 21 Snowpiercer The Purge: Anarchy Sex Tape Earth to Echo Mad Men: the Final Season-Part 1 Married… with Children – Seasons 5 & 6 TOP FIVE MOVIES AT THE BOX OFFICE LAST WEEKEND 10/17: 1. FURY 2.  GONE GIRL 3.  THE BOOK OF LIFE 4.  ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO ... Read More »

Headlines.

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IN OTHER NEWS   Elton, Macca, Mellencamp and more. Elton John has signed on to extend his Million Dollar Piano residency at the Coliseum at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas for the next three years. In doing so, he has announced 23 performances for January, March and April. Louisville, Kentucky mayor Greg Fischer has proclaimed October 22nd to the 28th ... Read More »