7 search results for joey burns

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    Watch: Calexico announce Anti- debut 'Algiers' with new song 'Para'

    Type: Post | Date: Tuesday, Jun 5, 2012

    Spooky single precedes set recorded in New Orleans
  • Joey-burns-calexico_home_top_story

    Interview: Calexico on touring with Arcade Fire, free live set, new album in 2011

    Type: Post | Date: Tuesday, Oct 5, 2010

    Joey Burns wants you to watch 'I Am Love'
  • Amos-lee_home_top_story

    Watch: Amos Lee's visions of white in 'Flower' music video

    Type: Post | Date: Tuesday, May 17, 2011

    New single features No. 1 album-maker's strong pipes
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    Amos Lee - "As The Crow Flies"

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Feb 14, 2012

    A collection of six previously unheard songs
  • Michael - DVD

    Type: Event | Date: Tuesday, Sep 8, 2009

    There are angels among us, and they like lots of sugar in their coffee, in writer-director Nora Ephron's comic fantasy Michael. Vartan Malt (Bob Hoskins) is the editor of a tabloid called the National Mirror that specializes in unlikely stories about celebrities and frankly unbelievable tales about ordinary folks. When Malt gets word that a woman is supposedly harboring an angel in a small town in Iowa, he figures that this might be right up the Mirror's alley, so he sends out three people to get the story -- Frank Quinlan (William Hurt), a reporter whose career has hit the skids; Huey Discoll (Robert Pastorelli), a photographer on the verge of losing his job (even though he owns the Mirror's mascot, Sparky The Wonder Dog); and Dorothy Winters (Andie MacDowell), a self-styled "angel expert." They arrive at the rooming house of Patsy Millband (Jean Stapleton), who informs them that she does indeed have an angel for a tenant, and introduces them to Michael (John Travolta). Michael has wings like an angel, but the resemblance ends there; Michael loves cigarettes, has an uncontrollable sweet tooth (and a pot belly to match), tends to use a large number of non-angelic phrases, is not much on personal hygiene, and likes to hang out with the ladies. Michael informs his visitors that in Heaven, an angel is allowed a certain number of "vacations" on Earth, and he's in the midst of one now; trouble is, this is the last one he's entitled to, and he wants to make the most of it. Frank and Huey then stumble on a great story idea -- if Michael wants to have some fun, why not take him to Chicago, where he can really kick up his heels? Michael was written in part by Jim Quinlan, himself a one-time reporter, though with a much more respectable tabloid than the Mirror -- he wrote for the Chicago Sun-Times. ~ Mark Deming, All Movie Guide
  • Theamazingrace_042813_652_home_top_story

    Recap: 'The Amazing Race' - 'Working Our Barrels Off'

    Type: Post | Date: Sunday, Apr 28, 2013

    Haggis, whiskey, kilts and bagpipes come into play in Scotland
  • Red-riding-hood_home_top_story

    SXSW Film announces complete 2011 competition, feature lineups

    Type: Article | Date: Wednesday, Feb 2, 2011

    ‘Conan O’Brien,’ ‘Red Riding Hood,’ ‘Paul’ and Foo Fighters included in massive slate