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Hello, a really interesting experience to visit your website. read more...

Pay Day Loan Craziness- Monday, August 6, 2007
I need help! I currently have 7 payday loans and am paying USD780 in interest and fees alone. Two of the loans are internet loans. They are PaydayMax and 500Fastcash. Can anyone tell me if these are legal/licensed? Thanks so much for any help! I am struggling each month, but currently have not read more...

no credit card?- Monday, August 6, 2007
i never recieved my credit card but my issuer believes i have already recieved read more...

New music waves- Monday, August 6, 2007
Shopping and Product Reviews Female vocal groups began to produce songs that mixed Doo-wop harmonies with Rhythm and Blues music. There's not a single weak track among all that work, and there's simply no question that they consistently broke new ground musically. Every track is enjoyable and was read more...



I am looking to have one payment- Monday, August 6, 2007
My story well lets see here. I make great money but have a real bad time making my payments on time. I am looking to have one payment and one only to close out all of these high interest cards. I also have about 1500.00 dollars in medical bills that I need to pay off so that they will stay off my read more...

Anyone can help me get a loan with a lower rate?- Monday, August 6, 2007
I have a personal loan and credit card debt that add up to USD20,000 with an average APR of 24%! Is there a good comapany that can help me get a loan with a lower read more...

My account with Nationwide recovery formally AMO Recovery In- Monday, August 6, 2007
I have a medical bill that has been sent to AMO RECOVERY INC, now Nationwide recovery, i would like to know my balance on my account #3992645 and if a copy of my blance can be emailed to me read more...

Why is debt management geared towards higher incomes?- Monday, August 6, 2007
Everytime I look for guidance on this issue all of the articles and advice is based on incomes above poverty levels. I would like sound advice for a single income household with a yearly income of less than USD25,000. We have debt too and would like to pay if off. Do you have any advice on where read more...

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Paying off debt- Monday, August 6, 2007
I looked at my credit report and I have I mean horrible horrible report--I would like to find a way to pay off these items but, I am under-employed meaning I am making less than minimun wage and I think that my report is keeping me from getting the employment that I am qualified read more...

Quick Question...Kinda- Monday, August 6, 2007
Is it better for my credit to: 1. Work out a payment arrangement and pay the full amount owed over a long period of time. OR 2. Work out a settlement offer 1 at a time and get them marked andquot;paid for lessandquot;. Right now either option is better than what I have read more...

New Arrivals ? August 6, 2007...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Welcome to New Arrivals, a section showcasing the latest equipment that s landed on the Cyclingnews tech desk. Look out for reviews over the next few months when we ve clocked up some saddle time with this read more...

Cassette tapes keep loyal following...- Monday, August 6, 2007
WAVERLY, Neb. ? The first obituaries for cassette tapes appeared more than 20 years ago when CDs hit the read more...

Cassette tapes not yet joining 8-tracks...- Monday, August 6, 2007
The first obituaries for cassette tapes appeared more than 20 years ago when CDs hit the market. Sales of music tapes plummeted from 442 million in 1990 to about 700,000 last year, according to the Recording Industry Association of America. Anyone trying to impress a girl with the perfect read more...

BBC iPlayer reaches 120,000 downloads...- Monday, August 6, 2007
The BBC has confirmed that 120,000 PC users have downloaded its new catch-up TV software, iPlayer. The company expects half a million users will download the presently Windows-only application within the first six months of read more...

Nokia to port Microsoft s DRM to phone platforms...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Building on their collaboration on mobile entertainment, Nokia will start using Microsoft s PlayReady copy protection software in the Finnish phone maker s S60 and Series 40 mobile device platforms, arguably the most widely used in the read more...

Indian court rejects Novartis patent challenge...- Monday, August 6, 2007
CHENNAI, INDIA ? An Indian court rejected on Monday a challenge by Novartis to Indian law that denies patents for minor improvements to known drugs, and the Swiss drug giant said it was unlikely to read more...

Indian court rejects Novartis patent challenge...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Law denies patents for minor improvements to known read more...

Indian court rejects Novartis patent challenge...- Monday, August 6, 2007
CHENNAI - An Indian court rejected on Monday a challenge by Swiss drug firm Novartis NOVN.VX to Indian law that denied patents for minor improvements to known read more...

Cassette tapes linger long demise ...- Monday, August 6, 2007
The appearance of CDs, MP3s still haven t eliminated cassettes from the market The first obituaries for cassette tapes appeared more than 20 years ago when CDs hit the read more...

Copyright collective may yet face the music...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Canada s private copying levy, which adds 21 cents to the price of every blank CD to compensate the music industry for personal copying, has long been a magnet for controversy, yet few would have anticipated that it would thrust an overhaul of the Canadian copyright collective system on to the read more...

Around world...- Monday, August 6, 2007
U.S.: Recording Industry Association of America has told the U.S. Supreme Court that "it s perfectly lawful to take a CD that you ve purchased, upload it on to your computer, put it on to your read more...

Cassette tapes linger on...- Monday, August 6, 2007
The first obituaries for cassette tapes appeared more than 20 years ago when CDs hit the market. But cassette tapes still thrive in specialty markets because of the format s enduring advantages. The tapes are popular for audio books for the blind, court recordings and religious read more...

Cassette sales still strong...- Monday, August 6, 2007
The first obituaries for cassette tapes appeared more than 20 years ago when compact discs hit the market. But cassette tapes still thrive in specialty markets because of the format s enduring read more...

Multi-tap: A Last Week In Comments (Late Edition)...- Monday, August 6, 2007
This week has been awful for those of us who like to pretend that videogaming is not a hobby dominated by 13-year-old boys and the 30-year-old men that think like read more...

Amazon confirms payment system launch...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Amazon has confirmed plans to take on Google Checkout and PayPal with the launch of a rival payment system for etailers. Dubbed the Amazon Flexible Payment Service (FPS), the system forms part of the etailer?s Web Services programme and allows firms to create checkout facilities with a set of read more...

Nokia puts Volish DRM on its phones...- Monday, August 6, 2007
TOP PHONE FIRM Nokia said it will begin using Microsoft s dastardly DRM on its phones soon, for stuff like music and read more...

Kenya: Piracy Thrives Despite the Spirited War By ...- Monday, August 6, 2007
A large number of recording companies are getting disillusioned with the Kenya Copyright Board, accusing the organisation of inaction and indifference in the face of mounting read more...

Novartis unlikely to appeal Indian patent order...- Monday, August 6, 2007
NEW DELHI, Aug 6 (Reuters) - Swiss drug giant Novartis said on Monday it was unlikely to appeal against an Indian court s order rejecting its challenge to Indian law that denies patents for minor improvements to known read more...

Novartis unlikely to appeal Indian patent order...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Source: Reuters NEW DELHI, Aug 6 (Reuters) - Swiss drug giant Novartis said on Monday it was unlikely to appeal against an Indian court s order rejecting its challenge to Indian law that denies read more...

Novartis unlikely to appeal Indian patent order...- Monday, August 6, 2007
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Swiss drug giant Novartis said on Monday it was unlikely to appeal against a Chennai court s order rejecting its challenge to Indian law that denies patents for minor improvements to known read more...

TFN NEWS BRIEFING: UK and European stockwatch high...- Monday, August 6, 2007
2007-08-06 10:04:07 STOCKWATCH Belgacom in focus on reports of government-backed privatisation BRUSSELS (Thomson Financial) - Shares in Belgacom NV were in focus, on reports that the next Belgian government is ready to back the privatisation of the national telecoms group via a merger with an equal read more...

Sub-USD30,000 Dodge Avenger targets medium fare...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Dodge is targeting the mid-sized market with a car set to stand out from the read more...

Pimp my dorm...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Add some of the comforts of home to the college read more...

2007 Mitsubishi Eclipse GS from North America - Co...- Monday, August 6, 2007
"Even though me and the car aren t in love yet, there is definitely some sexual tension in the air.." What things have gone wrong with the read more...

Cassette tapes haven t died ? they just found thei...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Waverly, Neb. ? The first obituaries for cassette tapes appeared more than 20 years ago when CDs hit the market. Sales of music tapes plummeted from 442 million in 1990 to about 700,000 last year, according to the Recording Industry Association of read more...

Bradford native to swim across Lake Erie...- Monday, August 6, 2007
There are those who go through life talking the talk but who, at the end, look back in disappointment thinking: ?Shoulda, woulda, coulda...? Bradford native Sonya Pyle is making sure her story has a different read more...

Business News...- Monday, August 6, 2007
In the Internet age, the idea of a "sharing economy" will impact the traditional market economy and a group of amateurs will be able to do phenomenonal things by collaborating with one another, a Japanese internet entrepreneur said on the final day of the Wikimania 2007 international read more...

The Betamax case (1984)...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Video recorders were blamed for piracy - but time-shifting was deemed to be perfectly read more...

Discretix Mobile TV Security Client Sets New Stand...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Multi-scheme support, underpinned by hardware-based security, broad ecosystem backing and full interoperability with leading server platform read more...

Nokia to add Microsoft s PlayReady software to pho...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Content sharing technology team read more...

Nokia, Microsoft to boost Mobile Entertainment...- Monday, August 6, 2007
HELSINKI (Reuters) - Mobile-phone giant Nokia will start to use Microsoft s copy protection software to boost the use of wireless entertainment, like music and videos, the two companies said on Monday. read more...

Indian court rejects Novartis patent challenge...- Monday, August 6, 2007
CHENNAI - An Indian court rejected on Monday a challenge by Swiss drug firm Novartis NOVN.VX to Indian law that denied patents for minor improvements to known read more...

Indian court rejects Novartis patent challenge...- Monday, August 6, 2007
An Indian court rejected on Monday a challenge by Swiss drug firm Novartis to Indian law that denied patents for minor improvements to known read more...

Several Indian drug companies already make generic...- Monday, August 6, 2007
The Madras High Court has rejected a challenge by Swiss drug firm Novartis to an Indian law that denied patents for minor improvements to known read more...

MGM v Grokster (2005)...- Monday, August 6, 2007
How the legal definition of enabling piracy was read more...

How to tune better with your iTunes...- Monday, August 6, 2007
If you own an iPod, there s no way around iTunes. Mac users have it on their computers as well, and it s also found on many PCs nowadays. Yet many don t realise just how much the software can really read more...

Beijing Olympics: Pirated goods on sale...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Almost one year ahead of the Beijing Olympic Games, Chinese authorities have vowed to do their utmost to crackdown on counterfeit Olympics read more...

Nokia to license MS s DRM technology...- Monday, August 6, 2007
The world s largest cell-phone maker, Nokia, will license Microsoft s PlayReady Digital Rights Management (DRM) technology, and build it into its S60 software, the most widely used software platform in cell-phone read more...

Nokia, Microsoft to boost mobile entertainment...- Monday, August 6, 2007
HELSINKI (Reuters) - Mobile-phone giant Nokia will start to use Microsoft s copy protection software to boost the use of wireless entertainment, like music and videos, the two companies said on read more...

Nokia to support PlayReady...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Another year, another DRM solution from Microsoft. Hey ho, you d have thought they d have learnt by now. Anyway, Nokia has just announced that it s building support for the new PlayReady technology into the S60 read more...

Discretix Mobile TV Security Client Sets New Stand...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Multi-scheme support, underpinned by hardware-based security, broad ecosystem backing and full interoperability with leading server platform vendors. (PRWeb Aug 6, 2007) Post Comment:Trackback URL: read more...

(AFX UK Focus) 2007-08-06 07:22 GMT: US court dism...- Monday, August 6, 2007
JENA, Germany (Thomson Financial) - A US district court in San Jose, California, dismissed a 56.7 mln eur case by Asyst Technologies Inc against Jenoptik AG, marking one more step in a patent infringement suit that has been pending for more than 10 read more...

Hip-Hop Superstar Daddy Yankee Sued For Copyright ...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Hip-Hop artist Daddy Yankee has been sued for copyright infringement because of a song appearing on his multi-platinum album, ?Barrio Fino.? The plaintiff, Victor M. Lopez, Jr., alleges that Daddy Yankee used without permission one of Lopez?s musical compositions for the song, ?Salud Y read more...

Hip-Hop Superstar Daddy Yankee Sued For Copyright ...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Hip-Hop artist Daddy Yankee has been sued for copyright infringement because of a song appearing on his multi-platinum album, ?Barrio Fino.? The plaintiff, Victor M. Lopez, Jr., alleges that Daddy Yankee used without permission one of Lopez?s musical compositions for the song, ?Salud Y Vida.? read more...

Hamilton calls for unity...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Lewis Hamilton has called on his McLaren team to reunite in the wake of a turbulent Hungarian Grand Prix read more...

Novartis loses Glivec patent case...- Monday, August 6, 2007
The Madras High Court today dismissed the Novartis petition against the Indian patent law. The case related to Glivec s patent protection read more...

Indian court rejects Novartis patent challenge...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Source: Reuters CHENNAI, India, Aug 6 (Reuters) - An Indian court rejected on Monday a challenge by Swiss drug firm Novartis to Indian law that denied patents for minor improvements to known drugs. read more...

Indian court rejects Novartis patent challenge...- Monday, August 6, 2007
CHENNAI, India, Aug 6 (Reuters) - An Indian court rejected on Monday a challenge by Swiss drug firm Novartis to Indian law that denied patents for minor improvements to known read more...

Chennai court rejects Novartis patent challenge...- Monday, August 6, 2007
CHENNAI, India (Reuters) - A court rejected on Monday a challenge by Swiss drug firm Novartis to Indian law that denied patents for minor improvements to known read more...

UDPATE 1-Indian court rejects Novartis patent chal...- Monday, August 6, 2007
Source: Reuters (Adds details, background) CHENNAI, India, Aug 6 (Reuters) - An Indian court rejected on Monday a challenge by Swiss drug firm Novartis to Indian law that denied patents for minor read more...

Lollapalooza '07: Saturday In Photos- Monday, August 6, 2007
Saturday was full of tougher decisions than day one, not the least of which was Interpol vs. Muse vs. staying dry. Grant Park got its drizzle on during The Hold Steady; by the time Spoon took the MySpace stage, it was full-on downpour. Britt reminded us how to pronounce GaGaGaGaGa (like a machine read more...

Lollapalooza '07: Friday In Photos- Monday, August 6, 2007
Plenty of guitar rawk to go around, but Lolla Day One was a dancer's delight: Ghostland Observatory, M.I.A., LCD Soundsystem, Daft Punk ... bodies were moved and clothes were drenched. But of course there was plenty of fun from the six-stringers, like Silversun Pickups who were surprisingly read more...

Lollapalooza '07: Ashlee Simpson Pete Wentz- Monday, August 6, 2007
Traversing Grant Park is draining when it's 140 , so Satellite Party provided an opportune time to get hydrated. But damn if it didn't seem Ash Pete were on our tail. (We get delusional when we're thirsty.) Miss Simpson's given us a lot to blog about over the years. Mr. Wentz, too. So don't act read more...

Lollapalooza '07: M.I.A. Battles Throat Issues, Dances, Climbs Shit- Monday, August 6, 2007
"I lost my voice in LA but Jack White Fed-Exed this to my hotel to me today and I'm taking a tip from him," Maya said a few songs into her set yesterday, waving a bottle of throat spray. And the best way to make up for a lacking larynx? Dance like crazy, sing from the scaffolding, and be sure to read more...

Kevin Drew And The Complete Sentence Crew- Monday, August 6, 2007
With Spirit if... on heavy rotation, we've been spending a lot of time staring at the iTunes ticker and thinking about what Kevin would draw if he, well, drew. He's a member of the small-but-proud fraternity of NAME+VERB artists -- that is, artists whose full names double as complete sentences read more...

Separate Ways, Here We Come- Monday, August 6, 2007
One from the archives! There's a lot going on in this shaky clip of the Smiths at London's Brixton Academy in 1986. A fan pop onto the stage, Morrissey flails, Johnny manages to never lose a precariously dangling cigarette. More interesting -- it captures the band performing their last song ever. read more...

Stream The Mabuses' Mabused- Monday, August 6, 2007
The title isn't so hot and the band's trippy website has just burned psychedelic holes into our eyes, but man have we been digging the Mabuses' Mabused. In fact, we probably would have called them a Band To Watch if they hadn't been around the block so many times. A brief, selective history read more...

New Bettye LaVette (Feat. Drive-By Truckers) - "You Don't Know Me At All" (Stereogum Premiere)- Monday, August 6, 2007
The swaggering 61-year-old Detroit soul singer Bettye LaVette has teamed with our favorite Southern rockers for her forthcoming album The Scene Of The Crime: 45 years after recording "My Man – He's A Lovin' Man" at the age of 16, a lifetime since her '65 single “Let Me Down Easy,” and 35 read more...

New 50 Cent (Feat. Justin Timberlake) Video - "Ayo Technology"- Monday, August 6, 2007
Turns out Elton John's not alone: 50 Cent and Justin Timberlake hate the Internet, too! Although, honestly, we can't imagine Sir Elton belting, "I'm tired of using technology / Why don't you sit down on top me." (Or maybe we can?) The rest of the neo-Luddite manifesto includes finally appointed read more...

New Charlotte Gainsbourg - "5:55 (Black Ghosts Remix)"- Monday, August 6, 2007
Just how sexy is Charlotte Gainsbourg? Well, her pop's Serge, her mom's Jane Birkin, she's a "celebrated French actress," and then there's this leggy press photo we happened upon. More importantly -- this is a music blog, after all -- how sexy is "5:55"? Gainsbourg had Air write the music, read more...

Bigmouths Strike Again: Diddy's Bentley Edition- Monday, August 6, 2007
This ain't no mud hut, this ain't no disco... Who's mad as hell, and not gonna take this anymore?"You know, hip-hop came out of having the right stuff, and you had to have a slavery and you had to have a war and you had to have all these things in order for Sean 'Puffy' Combs to be singing about read more...

New Akron/Family - "Phenomena" And Love Is Simple Album Art (Stereogum Premiere)- Monday, August 6, 2007
Through seemingly constant touring and regular work with Michael Gira's Angels Of Light, the urban folkies in Brooklyn's Akron/Family are a (mostly) bearded (always) busy bunch. Which is why it's hard to believe the watch-worthy quartet's forthcoming Love Is Simple is just their second full-length read more...

Now That's What I Call Indie Rock Gets A Real Title, Tracklist- Monday, August 6, 2007
Well of course we were pulling for Now That's What I Call Indie Rock, but the series of indie jamz compilations that made waves earlier this year has its very own title: This Is NEXT. All caps on the "NEXT," 'cause they're focusing on up-and-comers. Like Bloc Party, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Cat Power, and read more...

New Foo Fighters - "The Pretender"- Monday, August 6, 2007
Foo Fighters are back with an "ass-slaming" rocker built for Guitar Hero (and if we're lucky, Prince). "The Pretender," the first single from the Foos' forthcoming sixth LP Echoes, Silence, Patience and Grace (wow, just what we like in a mate!), had its world premiere on KROQ a couple days ago, and read more...

Pat Benatar's Passion, RIYL "Intuition"- Monday, August 6, 2007
"This summer, with a little help from Pat Benatar, JELL-O's all about living passionately." The iconic '80s rocker has traded Candies for Gelatin fruit cups (and Cheyenne for her guitar-toting, soul patch-sporting partner, Neil Giraldo) on original jingle "Passion" which you can watch/download at read more...

Stereogum's Totally Useless Guide To Virgin Fest And Lollapalooza- Monday, August 6, 2007
As you surely remember, due to some Police activity, Lollapalooza and the US Virgin Fest are on the same weekend this year. Alas we had to choose but one, and we're Lolla bound as we type. Both events included plenty of intrigue ... and more than we can physically see. We have questions. For one, read more...

Appetite For Standing Around And Dissing Axl- Monday, August 6, 2007
You probably heard Izzy, Duff, Steven, Slash, and even Gilby, showed up at L.A.'s Key Club Saturday night to celebrate Appetite For Destruction's 20th anniversary. Slash left before the performance started, but the current Rolling Stone cover boys (save Axl) jammed on a few Appetite tunes and read more...

Memory Already Full- Monday, August 6, 2007
Macca's back on our radars and in local Starbucks, while Ringo's busy being mistaken for George. If you're missing the other Beatles, there's 10 minutes of new footage available for download as The Beatles 1962 - 1970, which "shows some fantastic interview footage, together with live performances. read more...

PBJ 'Ye Set To Rock Sweden- Monday, August 6, 2007
It's all true: Kanye West has invited Peter Bjorn John for a live collab at the Way Out West fest in Gothenburg, Sweden this August, and now we have word that PB J say "yay!" Peter Moren corroborated his acceptance of 'Ye's offer to MTV News:We are absolutely confirmed to do it. He's going to rap read more...

New PJ Harvey - "When Under Ether"- Monday, August 6, 2007
In the aptly titled, Tori Amos-style piano ballad "When Under Ether," PJ Harvey's protagonist is, well, "under ether," which causes the ceiling to move like "a conveyer belt" and her mind to race. Despite the wasted head-spinning, she has good company, a woman (nurse?) who holds her hand throughout read more...

Premature Evaluation: M.I.A. - Kala- Monday, August 6, 2007
When Arular dropped after months and months of 2004's Piracy Funds Terrorism, Vol. 1, M.I.A.'s official 2005 debut felt somewhat anti-climactic. Don't get us wrong, we loved it. On top our own feelings, there was plenty of mainstream success, that ubiquitous "Galang" car commercial, and read more...

Bigmouths Strike Again: Close Down The Net Edition- Monday, August 6, 2007
The internet's effect on musical creativity is the sort of thing about which reasonable people can differ. Where's it all headed, and which way should we go? For this and more, we turn to one of our most reliably loquacious bigmouths.The internet has stopped people from going out and being with read more...

The Making Of Rogue Wave's Asleep At Heaven's Gate (And Album Art)- Monday, August 6, 2007
Heaven's Gate was one of the more interesting contemporary cults -- crazy-eyed bald leader, UFO fixations, and fab outfits (black 'n' white Nikes, sweats, armbands emblazoned "Heaven's Gate Away Team" when the 39 members were found dead in a San Diego mansion). Of course, Heaven's gate is also some read more...

New Maroon 5 Video -"Wake Up" (Director's Cut)- Monday, August 6, 2007
Ever get the feeling Maroon 5 videos are just a thinly veiled front for Adam Levine's "I-roll-around-in-bed-with-hot-women" exhibitionism? Well, why would you think that? Now this is the director's cut of Levine's latest more-glam-than-you odyssey, and it's cinema-style like "She Will Be Loved" -- read more...

Quit Your Day Job: Blitzen Trapper- Monday, August 6, 2007
Unless you were born with one of those silver spoons, you likely work a day job, sneaking time for your own business when not taking care of someone else's. You're not alone. Every week, Brandon Stosuy finds out how our favorite indie artists make ends meet... Portland's Blitzen Trapper have been read more...

Tokyo Police Club You Say Party! We Say Die! Cover The Rentals- Monday, August 6, 2007
They took a good eight years between recordings, and suddenly they are everywhere: Matt Sharp's geek-rock troupe gave us a taste of the forthcoming Last Little Life EP, and now they pop on our radar within the same six-week stretch ... though less consciously than last time. Proving their influence read more...

New Patrick Watson Video - "Luscious Life"- Monday, August 6, 2007
Forget Arcade Fire, the Besnard Lakes, Feist, and Chad VanGaalen -- a lot of you seem to think this year's Polaris Prize belongs to Patrick Watson's Close To Paradise. And so a lot of you are gonna join us in loving this. Patrick's new clip sees the unabashedly Buckley-ish lush pop of "Luscious read more...

New Real Tuesday Weld - "Last Words"- Monday, August 6, 2007
What do you do when you have dreams visited by Brit music hall singer Al Bowlly and the actress Tuesday Weld? Well if you don't know who Tuesday Weld is, first you go to IMDB. Next, if you're Stephen Coates, you contest your dreams' authenticity by renaming yourself the Real Tuesday Weld, and then read more...

Guard Your Grillz (Or At Least Don't Buy 'Em From Flea Markets)- Monday, August 6, 2007
In the most embarrassing quasi hip-hop news since the K-Fed search engine, 7-year-old Floridian Bobby Tedesco choked on, then swallowed, a USD10 set of grillz his mom bought for him at their local flea market. What's worse? Doctors think he'll have to get 'em out the old fashioned way. Here's an read more...

Dave Matthews Unveils New Song At USD15,000 Concert, We Remain Unconvinced Ticket Was Worth It- Monday, August 6, 2007
Recent Starbucks signee Dave Matthews teamed up with well-traveled fret-master Tim Reynolds this past Saturday as part of the East Hampton "Social" series. As you recall, the high-cost concert events launched with Prince on July 21st and then head into decidedly less sexy territory with our man read more...

Frustrated Pumpkin Smashes Guitar- Monday, August 6, 2007
Billy and the kids are learning that life as a "new" group with old tricks ain't always easy. Reader Kayvon hit a couple of shows from the Pumpkins' 13-night Bay Area stint and wrote that, on Monday night, "Billy went on a whole tangent on how this was a new band and they make mistakes." Such read more...

Augie March @ Mercury Lounge, NYC 7/30/07- Monday, August 6, 2007
When we shared the Moo, You Bloody Choir b-side "The Brothel Creeper" a couple of weeks ago, commenter Aussie Chris offered, "For those in North America - try and be patient with these guys - no instant rewards. The Augies are a fine red wine." Sound advice, and true too for the Saul read more...

Pastor Of Muppets- Monday, August 6, 2007
Nick Jr.'s new indie-oriented kids program Yo Gabba Gabba! premieres on August 20th. The Shins, Smoosh, and Stereofaves Cornelius and the Postmarks frolicking with tiny puppets, Chad VanGaalen animation, Biz Markie, Mark Mothersbaugh, Leto-nemesis Elijah Wood, and host DJ Lance Rock (some excitable read more...

New Supergrass - "Diamond Hoo Ha Man" (Live @ Guilford)- Monday, August 6, 2007
Oxford Britpoppers Supergrass flout their In It For The Money past with a FREE live download, coupled with an eye (and ear) toward embracing the now. What does that even mean? How about opening for Arctic Monkeys? It's true. This also entails pulling wild-eyed vox and dirty, octavized riffs from read more...

New José González - "Down The Line"- Monday, August 6, 2007
Sounds like somebody's been reading the newspaper. Swedish troubadour José González is back to follow-up the runaway success that his rich 'n' mellow baritone, killer Knife cover, and ballsy Sony Bravia ad earned him worldwide -- to find that same world is full of repeated mistakes, no sense of read more...

Copyright collective may yet face the music (Toronto Star)- Monday, August 6, 2007
Canada's private copying levy, which adds 21 cents to the price of every blank CD to compensate the music industry for personal copying, has long been a magnet for controversy, yet few would have anticipated that it would thrust an overhaul of the Canadian copyright collective system on to the read more...

Napster to Pre-Load Digital Music Service on All New HP Consumer Desktop and Notebook PCs in the UK and Germany (Marketwire via Yahoo! Finance)- Monday, August 6, 2007
Napster UK, Ltd. and Napster Deutschland GmbH, subsidiaries of Napster, Inc., have today confirmed a marketing partnership with Hewlett-Packard. Under the terms of the agreement, all HP Pavilion and Compaq Presario desktop and notebook computers sold in the UK and Germany will include access to read more...

Qantas to offer inflight web access (Queanbeyan Age)- Monday, August 6, 2007
Qantas says its new Airbus A380 planes will offer passengers both wireless internet access and laptop power sockets in every seat, including read more...

Wilco Tango Foxtrot- Monday, August 6, 2007
In what they are calling an advertising first , car maker VW has licensed the brand new album Sky Blue Sky (iTunes) by the alternative rock band Wilco for use in their new Volkswagon TV commercial ad campaign. According to read more...

Frost on a Chevy- Monday, August 6, 2007
Continuing the recent trend of advertisers commissioning indie alt pop female singer-songwriters to create ad music, new TV commercials for the Chevrolet Cobalt feature an exclusive track by Canadian singer Lily Frost. The ad follows a driverless blue Chevy read more...

Relax at Doubletree- Monday, August 6, 2007
The Hilton Hotel corporation promises you will be calm. cool. relaxed. in a TV commercial for their DoubleTree Hotels chain. The jazzy song swaying its way throughout the new Branches DoubleTree commercial is Dinah Washington s Relax Max (iTunes). Featuring read more...

American Idol Exits- Monday, August 6, 2007
American Idol tries their best to squeeze one more tear out of a contestant (or Paula Abdul) as they are booted out of the singing competition by playing a melodramatic song during their farewell video. Last year s photo montages read more...

Listen to Justin Timberlake LoveStoned (Kaskade Remix)- Monday, August 6, 2007
Kaskade has put his own spin on Justin Timberlake s new single LoveStoned. Everybody is remixing this track right now and I really like how Kaskade infuses the song with some of his signature chill-out ingredients. He slightly muted the read more...

Exclusive: First Look at Darren Hayes New Album- Monday, August 6, 2007
Have a look at the album art of Darren Hayes upcoming new double disc set This Delicate Thing We ve Made that I laid my hands on yesterday. The design is based on the Victorian-Time Machine concept and aesthetic that read more...

Scissor Sisters Wrap Up World Tour- Monday, August 6, 2007
After performing dozens and dozens of concerts, TV performances, and festivals on four different continents over the past 16 months, Scissor Sisters ended their Ta-Dah World Tour on Wednesday night at Manchester s M.E.N. Arena. They can finally go home read more...

Mandy Moore Announces National Tour- Monday, August 6, 2007
You gotta respect Mandy Moore. After she was initially groomed to be the next Britney Spears, this Hollywood good girl has taken more and more control of her own artistic direction. As a result, she has scored several hits read more...

Pink Releases Who Knew as New Single (Again)- Monday, August 6, 2007
The pop charts have been anything but exciting this summer. It is all bit blah with the exception of Rihanna s Umbrella and Maroon 5 s Makes Me Wonder perhaps. Last year, the charts were buzzing with hot and sexy summer read more...

Meet The Lady Tigra- Monday, August 6, 2007
The Lady Tigra is like Robyn, M.I.A. and Miss Elliott rolled into one. YouTube surfers might know the rapper from her kicky Pinkberry tribute Sorry Ice Cream that after its release in May has now officially become the company s read more...

The Wednesday Punch: Kelly Clarkson, Justin Timberlake, Angie Stone, Sia, Carrie Underwood- Monday, August 6, 2007
Matthew pointed me to the excellent and very creative video for Sia s new single Buttons. Thanks for the heads up! Listen to James Blunt s new single 1973 here. Ugh. Carrie Underwood also debuts her new single, titled So Small. read more...

Alice Smith Featured on HBO Entourage- Monday, August 6, 2007
Alice Smith received some major love on Sunday night when her song Dream was featured during the closing credits of HBO s Entourage. The show is one of my favorite TV series on cable and not because of its amazing read more...

My Sexy Lunch Date Today- Monday, August 6, 2007
Guess who I m meeting for lunch today? Answer after the read more...

Free Download: Scott Matthews Elusive- Monday, August 6, 2007
Get a guilt-free MP3 of Scott Matthews impressive debut single Elusive that was released on iTunes in the U.S. last week. It is a subtle and intense, sweet and powerful, well-crafted and incredibly moving tune. This one will wake read more...

Listen to Peter Gelderblom Red Hot Chili Peppers Waiting 4- Monday, August 6, 2007
The Dutch like to shake things up a little. Rotterdam-based house DJ Peter Gelderblom added a hard-driving beat to Red Hot Chili Peppers 2002 hit By The Way and turned it into a ferocious dance floor monster. There is read more...

Free Download: Roz Bell Yesterday Man (DJ Illo Remix)- Monday, August 6, 2007
I alerted you about hot new talent Roz Bell back in January after he emailed me some of his music. Since then, the handsome singer/songwriter from Toronto, Canada has been preparing the release of his forthcoming record debut The read more...

Free Download: Dragonette The Boys (Calvin Harris Cover)- Monday, August 6, 2007
Here s a hot one for ya! The Canadian group turned up their coolness a few notches by covering Calvin Harris The Girls during their gig at London Gay Pride late last month. They appropriately changed the song title into read more...

Listen to Plej Safe Place- Monday, August 6, 2007
Time for something a little different. Remember that poptastic tune All This Love by Swedish pop outfit The Similou? That song was a huge hit in the U.K. last year and now their handsome lead singer Erik Niklasson comes read more...

Free Download: Debbie Harry Two Times Blue- Monday, August 6, 2007
Legendary singer and music icon Debbie Harry returns with a brand-new album early 2008. This marks the singer s first full-length effort with fresh material in 14 years. The disc, titled Necessary Evil, was initially scheduled to be out in read more...

Top 4 Comments/Questions from Visitors to Our Garage Sale- Monday, August 6, 2007
Garage sales are pretty intimate when you think about it. Here you have people rummaging through your belongings and getting a glimpse into how you live and what you like. I think that may be part of the reason why people decide to chit chat with you and make comments about your items. Here s read more...

Biofuels Are Raising Beer Prices, Killing Your Buzz- Monday, August 6, 2007
College students everywhere are starting to feel the push for alternative energy right in their own pockets. Those who enjoyed Bud Light may have to resort to The Beast just to make ends meet. The movement to plant more crops to help produce bio-diesel is taking precious resources away from read more...

Lee Hazlewood R.I.P.- Monday, August 6, 2007
Lee Hazlewood was the ultimate dude's dude. Uncompromising, stylish, a ladies-man and a loner, he was one of the last cowboys and one of the first beatniks. Poised with a nasally baritone full of wit and darkness but firstly an ingenious songwriter, Hazlewood was the man behind not only some of read more...

Two Cow Garage Looking for Drummer- Monday, August 6, 2007
From the band: Well....you gotta play the hand you're dealt....right? We (Two Cow Garage) need a new drummer. Ours quit w/o proper notice and we didn't see it coming. Must be willing to tour a lot (100-200 out-of-town shows/year). There is no guarantee that he or she will make a lot of money, read more...

Couple Of Pops- Monday, August 6, 2007
img src= http://www.chromewaves.net/images/interface/20070806foxJaws.jpg title= Fox Jaws by Frank Yang class= blogPhoto Going into Thursday night, I'd seen approximately 176 bands live this year. Give or take (this is based on my A href= read more...