When soul and jazz-influenced singer-songwriter Matthew E. White put together the group that recorded his debut album, "Big Inner," he wasn't just looking to form a band. He was trying to build a community.
He did exactly that, partnering with his fellow musicians to create Spacebomb Records, a label and recording studio with house band, in his hometown of Richmond, Va.
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While still not as good as the "X-Men"-proper films -- especially "First Class" -- this sequel to the spinoff is mighty fun thanks to Hugh Jackman, who is always enjoyable in the role of Logan, aka The Wolverine, the mutant with healing powers and metal claws coming out of his hand. This film has Logan in Japan where he loses something very important and... » more
Police are searching for two men who used a silver shotgun to rob a Queens hotel Saturday night.
The unidentified suspects entered the La Quinta Hotel located at 111-26 Van Wyck Expressway around 9:20 p.m., when one of them pointed the shotgun at the manager and demanded money, according to the NYPD. The second suspect then opened a bag and made the manager put in $560, police said.
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Now that the Jonas Brothers have broken up, Joe Jonas is tossing his Disney-manufactured image in the trash.
In a first-person essay in this week's New York magazine, the 24-year-old talks about everything from smoking pot (his first time was with Miley Cyrus and ex Demi Lovato) to losing his virginity at the age of 20.
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Shopping for kids is a great excuse to have some fun. Not only does it allow you to test out some cool new toys, but it can take you back to the days when exchanging gifts meant ripping open wrapping paper, not quietly slipping a gift card out of an envelope.
Whether you're buying for a bookworm or a busy bee, here are some ideas on how to share the gift of excitement this holiday:
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The MTA will be making overnight repairs to the F line this week, rerouting the trains in Manhattan and Brooklyn on four nights.
From Monday to Friday, beginning each night at 10 p.m. to 5 a.m., the F train will run on the A line in both directions between West Fourth Street and Jay Street-Metrotech. That means F train service will be suspended at stations at Broadway-Lafayette Street, Second... » more
Kim Kardashian's racy role in fiance Kanye West's new music video has made her mama Kris Jenner oh-so-proud.
Despite a recent report to the contrary, the Kardashian family matriarch said that she is not outraged that her daughter appears topless in West's sexually charged new video for his tune "Bound 2."
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When the Rangers take the ice Monday against the Winnipeg Jets, the team will have some big assists from children associated with MSG's non-profit charity Garden of Dreams Foundation.
Thirty children from city organizations including the Children's Aid Society, Make-A-Wish Foundation and more will be taking on duties at the Garden Monday night, ranging from singing the national anthem to dropping... » more
Following Thanksgiving festivities -- and hitting the stores early on Black Friday -- next up for New Yorkers are today's Cyber Monday deals. These websites will keep shoppers surfing for savings all day long.
This hip men's and women's clothing company is offering 25% off the whole site, with free shipping. In addition, a free limited edition... » more