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'Taking Woodstock' Review: Where Did The Music Go?

August 27th, 2009 10:43am EDT
Taking Woodstock
What would the Woodstock Music & Art Fair have been like without the music? Most likely: Three days of 500 thousand wet, drug induced concert goers rolling around in the mud. Well, at least the final act of Ang Lee's "Taking Woodstock" gets that part right. The festival is very much in full force but, strangely, the actual music is no where to be found. Really, were the music rights really that expensive? What "Taking Woodstock" does do is show a microcosm of the entire late 1960's counter-culture movement through the eyes of sleepy upstate New York town of Bethel over a month long period, ...
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Alexis Bledel Q&A: Alexis Discusses Her 'Post Grad' Role And Amazing Cast

August 20th, 2009 1:53pm EDT
Alexis Bledel/Post Grad
Alexis Bledel -- best known as Rory Gilmore on "Gilmore Girls" -- stars in the new film "Post Grad" (Opening this Friday, August 21) about a recent graduate who's not finding life too easy after college. Alexis discusses her new role and how it differs from Rory Gilmore and shares her experiences working with Michael Keaton and living legend Carol Burnett.

Alexis Bledel: Hi!

Mike: Hey, Alexis, how are you?

Alexis Bledel: Good. How are you?

Mike: Pretty good. The first thing I wanted to ask was if it was intimidating at all working with the supporting cast. You have Michael Keato...
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Five Classic 1969 Albums By Woodstock Headliners Out June 30

June 25th, 2009 7:30am EDT
The Woodstock Experience cds Jefferson Airplane, Santana, Johnny
The spirit of the Woodstock Music & Art Fair of 1969 resonates 40 summers later, as if it were just yesterday. In 1969, five acts recorded albums for the Columbia, Epic, and RCA labels (divisions of Sony Music Entertainment) and brought their music to Max Yasgur's farm that summer. For the first time, "The Woodstock Experience" couples those albums with music from the festival, providing a pocket portrait of what each artist and band was experiencing during 1969. Available at all physical and digital retail outlets starting June 30th - in newly-designed eco-friendly 2CD packages (see deta...
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Spotlight On 'Large Pad' Comic Demetri Martin

April 11th, 2009 11:46am EDT
Demetri Martin
It may seem like Demetri Martin is new to the comedy scene, but he has been involved in it for about eight years. After graduating from Yale University and dropping out of NYU's Law School, Martin pursued a career in comedy. Some highlights of his early career include writing for Late Night With Conan O'Brien and interning at and later appearing on The Daily Show. Martin has also appeared on "Comedy Central Presents."

Martin's comedy is unique but also reminiscent of the styles of Mitch Hedberg and Steven Wright. Martin frequently uses one-liners and word-play in his stand-up act as w...
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Highlights From Last Night's 'Important Things With Demetri Martin"

February 26th, 2009 4:00pm EST
Important Things with Demetri Martin
Last night the third episode of Important Things with Demetri Martin aired on Comedy Central. In case anyone missed it, here's a few highlights from the show, which was all about brains.

Below you'll find three clips: Shakespeare, Ben Franklin and Galileo Galilei acting up at a restaurant (with The Daily Show's John Oliver), jokes about brains, and some deleted scenes.

"Greatest Minds" Galileo Galilei (Demetri Martin), William Shakespeare (John Oliver) and Ben Franklin get stupid at a modern day restaurant.

Jokes about Brains: Demetri Martin muses about conjoi...
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What's On? This Week In Television

February 9th, 2009 8:34am EST
Barack Obama
Monday night kicks off a new week of primetime TV. President Barack Obama plans on giving an address, and nearly all of the major networks will be airing it during primetime. This means some of your favorite Monday night shows may not have episodes this week, or they may me airing in a different time slot than normal. Check your local listings for details.

Monday

Pick of the Night: The Big Bang Theory, Special Time CBS 9:30/8:30c.

"The Maternal Capacitance:" both Penny and Leonard are having a rough week and turn to a bottle of tequila for comfort. Raj receives criticism for h...
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'Important Things With Demetri Martin' Premieres Feb. 11 On Comedy Central

January 25th, 2009 6:30pm EST
Demetri Martin
Demetri Martin launches potentially the most important TV show ever of all time, "Important Things with Demetri Martin," a sketch comedy series premiering on Wednesday, February 11 at 10:30 p.m.

Stand-up comedian, Emmy®-losing writer and all-around person, Demetri Martin is the creator, executive producer and star of "Important Things with Demetri Martin." In this sketch comedy series, Martin mixes stand-up comedy, sketches, animation, studio bits, and music to explore one "important thing" per episode - like Power, Safety or Chairs. Demetri's jokes, drawings and hair will play major...
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