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13 of Prince's Most Enduring Myths, Mysteries and Legends

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13 of Prince's Most Enduring Myths, Mysteries and Legends
Prince was one of music's most colorful personalities, figuratively and literally. He was notoriously open about some things - sex, for example - but also intensely private in some ways. You might say he contained multitudes. Over the course of his career, Prince was naturally dogged by some truly outrageous rumors and myths. And because he was, you know, Prince, a lot of the best ones were true. Here are some of those. 1. Prince has enough recorded material to keep putting out albums for decades.Like Tupac, Prince will likely be turning out material (depending on what the dictates of his will were,
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13 of Prince's Most Enduring Myths, Mysteries and Legends

  • PEOPLE.com
13 of Prince's Most Enduring Myths, Mysteries and Legends
Prince was one of music's most colorful personalities, figuratively and literally. He was notoriously open about some things - sex, for example - but also intensely private in some ways. You might say he contained multitudes. Over the course of his career, Prince was naturally dogged by some truly outrageous rumors and myths. And because he was, you know, Prince, a lot of the best ones were true. Here are some of those. 1. Prince has enough recorded material to keep putting out albums for decades.Like Tupac, Prince will likely be turning out material (depending on what the dictates of his will were,
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Steve's Favorite New Rock, Soul, and Electronica Albums of 2013

My alienation from current pop is almost complete; the only 2013 Top 40 material I enjoyed enough to play repeatedly was Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, from an album released in 2012. So I am officially a cranky old fart. But there are more and more of us, and maybe fellow COFs will find this list useful. By the way, crossing that border of alienation made me think more than ever that saying my lists are of the "best" albums is nearly absurd, hence the new headline.

1. Wire: Change Becomes Us (Pink Flag)

This is my favorite Wire of this century thanks to more emphasis on Colin Newman's brooding. When allied to their chugging motorik beats, it's irresistible to me. There are still some uptempo burners that recall their beginnings in punk, and some more whimsical though still musically solid songs, but it's Newman's dark musings that made me play this repeatedly.

2. Kitchens of
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Nick Jonas Continues to Amaze With "Olive & An Arrow" (Video)

Are you ready for some sweet new video goodness from Nick Jonas and the Administration? We mean really, really ready? Well, good, because that's exactly what you're getting! Check out the brand-spankin'-new video for "Olive & an Arrow," from Jonas' just-released solo venture, Who I Am. Marvel as Nick flexes his falsetto!  Be astounded as he trades stinging guitar licks with Sonny Thompson! Way to crawl out of the Mouse's shadow, Nick! Love it? Hate it? Drop your thoughts in the comments section.
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The 15th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards Announces Nick Jonas & The Administration as This Year's House Band

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Santa Monica, Calif., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Nick Jonas & The Administration will be taking center stage at this year's Critics' Choice Movie Awards as the evening's house band where they will perform classic hits as well a few of their original songs between awards and commercials. Joining Nick are four accomplished musicians who make up The Administration -- bassist/producer John Fields and three former members of Prince's New Power Generation including drummer Michael Bland, keyboardist Tommy Barbarella and guitarist Sonny Thompson. The band will make their award show debut at the 15th Annual Critics' Choice Movie Awards hosted by Kristin Chenoweth on Friday, January 15, 2010 at 9:00 Pm Et/Pt.
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Nick Jonas and the Administration Mini Us Tour Dates & Locations

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Synchronized Omj's were heard loud and far last night when Nick Jonas announced on his blog that he will be touring with his band in the Us. 2010 kicks off with the start of Nick Jonas and the Administration tour on January 2nd in Dallas, Texas and wrapping up in Berkeley, California on January 30th. The month long mini tour hits up practically every major city in the Us but sadly no Canada or International dates have been announced. Find out if your city made the cut and learn more about scoring tickets to the ultimate Nick Jonas event. Up until now, little news was made public about Nick Jonas and the Administration; we did just find out that they would be playing on the Grammy Nominations Concert Live Special airing December 2 on CBS hosted by LL Cool J. On Monday, Nick and his band took to their MySpace to fill
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Nick Jonas & The Administration Head Out On Tour In January

Nick Jonas, brother of the Grammy-nominated and multi-platinum selling Jonas Brothers, is headed out for his solo tour with Nick Jonas & The Administration in January of 2010. The tour will feature music from Nick's upcoming album, "Who I Am," to be released in stores on February 2.

The tour kicks off on January 2 in Dallas at the House of Blues and will wrap up on January 30 in Berkely, California at the Zellerbach Auditorium. All of the shows will be set in intimate settings to reflect the feel of his new album.

The Administration consists of John Fields on bass, drummer Michael Bland and keyboardist Tommy Barbarella. Guitarist David Ryan Harris played on the new album, but Sonny Thompson will join the band on tour.

Tickets for the show go on sale starting December 5 for dates in New York, Nashville, D.C., Chicago and Dallas and on December 12 for nationwide tickets. Tickets can be purchased online at LiveNation.
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Nick Jonas On Concert-Tour Without His Brothers

The 17-year-old Jonas Brothers singer is to undertake a series of concerts across the Us next month with his side project The Administration after making their performance debut on the Grammy Nominations Concert Live! TV special tomorrow (02.12.09).

Nick – who releases album ‘Who I Am’ with the group in February – said: "With this tour we're going to try to accomplish the same thing we did in the studio. That's capturing some heart and soul in the music, and having fun doing it." Nick is “excited” about the tour and insists his sibling bandmates Kevin and Joe are equally as enthusiastic about his side project. He wrote on Twitter: “I just have to say thanks to my brothers for being as supportive as they've been.” The Administration includes bass player John Fields, drummer Michael Bland, keyboardist Tommy Barbarella and guitarist David Ryan Harris, who will be replaced by Sonny Thompson on tour.
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Nick Jonas to Offer Intimate Shows on Tour With The Administration

Having shared a taste of his first single sans Jonas Brothers titled "Who I Am", Nick Jonas moves forward with his side project Nick Jonas and The Administration with a promise of intimate shows on tour. On Tuesday, December 1, the 17-year-old posted a press release announcing the dates for the band's January 2010 tour on his MySpace account.

The tour will be kicked off on January 2, 2010 in Dallas at House of Blues and wrapped up on January 30 in Berkeley, CA at Zellerbach Auditorium. The press release mentioned that "the shows will be intimate in their setting" and reflect the more raw and powerful feel of the band's upcoming album "Who I Am", which will be available on Hollywood Records on February 2, 2010.

Nick and the band will perform songs from the album as well as some surprise cover songs and a handful of Jonas Brothers' songs that are personal to Nick.
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Nick Jonas and The Administration's Tour Dates Announced

Nick Jonas and his side project The Administration will be touring beginning January 2, 2010 at House of Blues in Dallas. The youngest member of the Jonas Brothers will continue traveling across U.S. with his new band until January 30 at Zellerbach Auditorium in Berkeley, CA.

"The shows will be intimate in their setting, reflecting the more raw and powerful feel of their upcoming album, 'Who I Am', which is due out February 2 on Hollywood Records," it was announced. Tickets for the gig are set to go on sale starting this coming Saturday, December 5. Serving as a special guest will be Diane Birch.

Nick will treat concertgoers with new songs from the forthcoming effort as well as some surprise cover songs and renditions of Jonas Brothers' tracks that are personal to him. "With this tour we're going to try to accomplish the same thing we did in the studio. That's capturing
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