| May 31, 2008
THE CHANT from the audience at the Hollywood Bowl on Thursday welled up after R.E.M. had played seven songs. Was the two-syllable chorus a spontaneous cheer for one of the musicians? A mass request for a particular song? No, as it came into focus, the...
| Jun 8, 2008
Based on a poll of readers of AmericanStyle Magazine
2. Scottsdale, Ariz.
4. Savannah, Ga.
5. New Orleans
6. Charleston, S.C.
9. Athens, Ga.
Source: AmericanStyle Magazine
| Jul 15, 2008
REGIONALISM IS dead: That's one of many extreme ideas floating around pop music circles during these tumultuous times. The theory goes that, as the Internet turns music thoroughly ethereal and links in people from Athens, Ga., to Australia, the need to...
| Jul 27, 2009
The nation's top party schools, according to Princeton Review's
2009 survey of 122,000 students.
1. Penn State University, State College, Pa.
2. University of Florida, Gainesville, Fla.
3. University of Mississippi, Oxford, Miss.
4. University of...
| Jul 28, 2009
| 3:12 AM
Penn State University tops the charts this year when it comes to the country's top party schools.
The school known in part for its football tailgate weekends and fraternity and sorority scene snatched the title away from last year's winner, the...
| Jul 29, 2008
Before his band the Black Kids could exist, singer-guitarist Reggie Youngblood had to lighten up. He always had seen himself as a deadly serious pop artiste, a brooding lovesick Romeo on the mike.
Paradoxically, there was plenty of subversive humor in...
| Jan 17, 2008
| 10:29 AM
Drive-By Truckers "Brighter Than Creation's Dark" (New West) *** ½
THE eighth album from this protean band completes one of the widest mood swings in recent rock history. After specializing in thematically cohesive albums and a revitalized brand of...
| Mar 18, 2009
| 8:15 AM
The 10 best places for ice cream, roller coasters, music festivals and wildlife-watching are just a few of the lists you'll find in The 10 Best of Everything Families: An Ultimate Guide for Travelers.
The new book ($21.95) from National Geographic, by...
| Nov 2, 2008
Grade Made: B
Georgia's Dead Confederate may be a bit ahead of their time.
Well... for now let's just disregard lead singer and guitarist Hardy Morris' overt infatuation with long deceased grunge-god Kurt Cobain.
They've sprouted from nowhere like...
| May 9, 2009
ATHENS, Ga. -- A professor wanted for killing his wife and two other people at a community theater two weeks ago was found dead in the north Georgia woods Saturday, his body covered in brush and dirt, officials said.
Two guns were found with the body...
| Sep 14, 2009
| 9:20 AM
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26-Day Amazon Explorer
2009 Departure Date: Nov. 25
Cruise Ports: Fort Lauderdale, Florida, US; Santo Domingo, Dominican Rep.; Oranjestad, Aruba;...
| Sep 28, 2009
| 12:51 AM
Talented Dr. Phillips wide receiver Kenny Shaw has spent the early part of the fall bouncing around between Tallahassee and Gainesville taking in games here and there. None of his visits, however, have be declared "official."
Shaw will finally take his...