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Trailer for Brian Wilson biopic released (0)

February 26, 2015 • Video

The trailer for Love & Mercy starring Paul Dano and John Cusack as singer-songwriter Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys is out ahead of its June 5 release date.

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Chess-playing IT guy named Jordan Henderson is Twitter famous (0)

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As Liverpool’s Jordan Henderson star has risen in the Premier League this season, so too has the popularity of the Twitter account of a Jordan Henderson who lives in Ohio.

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Children’s Books Inspired by Parks and Recreation (0)

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Parks and Recreation is unfortunately coming to an end this week, but the show’s zany cast of Pawnee, Indiana-grown characters won’t be soon forgotten.

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Grounders announce debut full-length, release single (0)

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It’s been long enough now since promising dreamy synth-pop Toronto band Grounders released their Wreck of A Smile EP that I almost forgot about how much I enjoyed the four-song tease that came out in March 2013.

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On Rotation: Invisible Days (0)

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A release from last January by Brooklyn shoegaze duo Invisible Days has been on regular rotation this week.

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Trailer for Brian Wilson biopic released (0)

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The trailer for Love & Mercy starring Paul Dano and John Cusack as singer-songwriter Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys is out ahead of its June 5 release date.