Friday, January 06, 2006

Pop Culture Roundup for Jan. 6, 2006

WFMU presents 27 MP3s of musicians saying stuff they probably shouldn't while on stage.

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Concerts on NPR: The White Stripes and M. Ward.
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Sad news: Singer Barry Cowsill is dead. He'd been missing in New Orleans ever since Hurricane Katrina struck the city.

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Datajunkie celebrates the birthday of Flash Gordon with lots of comic art and old time radio episodes.

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Drawn! discovers a whole lotta pin-up art.

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Comic Book Galaxy has a preview of Barry Windsor Smith's upcoming graphic novel featuring the Fantastic Four's Ben Grimm.

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Five souped-up James Bond movie boats are on display at New York National Boat Show.

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"The Art of Ray Harryhausen," out in March features production art, photos of props and storyboards from the stop-motion king's films.

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Richard Branson's Virgin company is launching a comics-and-animation branch.

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Singer Lou Rawls has passed away.

1 comment:

B2 said...

That's great - thanks for the link to those musician outtakes.