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FERG BLURBS -- Top Twenty Lists Without Context: U2

(Image Courtesy USA Today Images) So, my cousin and I have been really into U2 as of late, thanks to a podcast I've mentioned a few times on-air: U Talkin' U2 To Me? It's two hilarious comedians, Scott Aukerman and Adam Scott, sitting around and...uh, talking U2? If you're looking for a U2 podcast...
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FERG BLURBS -- Depeche Mode For Kids

Noisey posted an interview with a father from Colombia , who has a Depeche Mode cover band of sorts with his kids...and oh my God, they are so cool! The dad's name is Dicken Schrader, and he's from Bogata, Colombia in South America, where he and his two children, Korben (10) and Milah (14), have a...
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FERG BLURBS -- Top Ten Albums

I've always been an "album" guy when it comes to consuming music. Sure, there are individual songs I like here and there from artists, but if you're a music artist and I'm listening and buying your albums, I'm into what you're doing. Sometimes, all it takes is one song to convince me I need to hear...
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FERG BLURBS -- Barenaked Ladies Reunite

(Image Courtesy USA Today Images) I'm not the biggest Barenaked Ladies fan in the world, but even I have recognized that their impact on music is nothing to scoff at. We in the States may only know them as the band that sings about "Chickety-China, the Chinese Chicken" on their hit " One Week ," or...
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FERG BLURBS -- Did Liam and Noel Gallagher Poop In A Lady's Tub In 1989?

(Image Courtesy USA Today Images) As has been well-documented , Noel and Liam Gallagher just don't seem to get along. It's part of why Oasis fans will have to hold their collective breath waiting for the band to ever reunite. Hell, even a brief truce over Christmas (Which, we're finding out wasn't...
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FERG BLURBS -- Hungarian Figure Skater Skating To AC/DC

(Image Courtesy USA Today Images) The Winter Olympics in PyeongChang have been full of breakout stars and surprise performances, but one of the more interesting storylines has been how figure skating and ice dancing has relaxed their rules on music used in performances. Frequently, we've seen...
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FERG BLURBS -- Fergie, What Is You Doin?!

(Image courtesy USA Today) Fergie...listen, we gotta talk. As a fellow Ferg(uson), I feel like I know you a little better than most others. That's why I think it's safe for me to say that what happened the other night at the NBA All-Star Game was...um, ungood. Video of Fergie Performs The U.S...
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Cranberries Lead Singer Dolores O'Riordan Has Passed Away

According to multiple news outlets, Dolores O'Riordan, the lead singer for Irish band The Cranberries, has died at the age of 46 years old . The news broke late Monday morning, with a press release from O'Riordan's publicist, Lindsey Holmes, which was also posted to the Cranberries' Facebook page...
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