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Monthly Archive: November 2012

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Marky Ramone Interview: The Ramones Sole Surviving Classic Member Launches Visionary New Internet Project

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Marky Ramone

Musician Marky Ramone (born Marc Steven Bell, July 15, 1956) is best known for being the drummer and only living member of the iconic punk rock band the Ramones, which featured Joey, Johnny and Dee Dee. He has also played in other notable bands like Dust, Wayne County and the Backstreet Boys, Richard Hell & the Voidoids and the Misfits. Known for their loud, fast, straightforward musical style, “Blitzkrieg Bop,” “Judy is a Punk,” “Sheena is a Punk Rocker,” “Rockaway Beach,” “Cretin Hop,” “I Wanna Be Sedated,” “Teenage Lobotomy” and “Rock ‘N Roll High School” are just a few of […]

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Sandi Patty Interview: Gospel Music Icon Joins Jason Crabb for Christmas Tour

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Sandi Patty

Multiple Dove Award/Grammy Award winner Sandi Patty has sold more than eleven million records, garnering her three platinum and five gold recordings. As the most-awarded female vocalist in contemporary Christian music history, her voice is still the gold standard by which all who follow are measured. As a matter of fact, Patty has been dubbed “The Voice” by critics because of her wide range and flexibility. The Oklahoma native was born into a family of musicians, and she and her brothers joined their parents in a performing group known as “The Ron Patty Family,” and sang at churches across the […]

Thursday

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Penn Jillette Interview: 'Every Day Is an Atheist Holiday'

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Penn Jillette

Illusionist, comedian, musician and best-selling author Penn Jillette is known for his work with fellow magician Raymond Joseph Teller (Penn & Teller), who has legally changed his name to just “Teller.” The Emmy Award-winning world famous magic due have astounded audiences for over 35 years. Jillette has appeared everywhere in the media from Howard Stern to Piers Morgan to The Celebrity Apprentice, Dancing with the Stars and op-ed pages of The New York Times and the Los Angeles Times, just to name a few. He is an outspoken advocate of libertarianism and atheism, and his latest book, Every Day is […]

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Michael Steger Interview: '90210' Star: 'Navid and Silver Definitely Belong Together'

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Michael Steger

Los Angeles native Michael Steger portrays Navid Shirazi on the teen drama 90210, the fourth series in the Beverly Hills, 90210 franchise. The series revolves around several students at the fictional West Beverly Hills High School, and during its first two seasons, 90210 featured cast members from the original series including Jennie Garth, Shannen Doherty and Tori Spelling. The actor recently wrapped the thriller Blow Vegas Off the Map opposite Frankie Muniz, about a group of boozy pals at Spring Break in Vegas. He will next be seen in Farah Goes Bang about two girls who go on a road […]