News for the week of 02.17.03 - 02.23.03
Feb 21, 2003
from the Lethal Pyrotechnics dept.
At least 39 people died at a Great White concert late Thursday and others were reported missing after a fire -- apparently ignited by an indoor pyrotechnics display -- destroyed a Providence, Rhode Island-area nightclub, officials said.
posted by HisCheapMoves at 08:12:27 AM | More Band News »
Feb 20, 2003
from the Take This Life and Shove It dept.
Country legend Johnny PayCheck, best known for Friday afternoon radio "drive-time" staple "Take This Job and Shove It," died Tuesday in Nashville at the age of 64.
posted by Ink19Julio at 03:23:52 PM | More Obituaries »
Feb 18, 2003
from the Teenagers of the Year dept.
Alternative rock pioneer Frank Black will bring his Catholics along for a month long tour covering much of the South, Midwest and Southeast starting February 28th in Tempe, Arizona.
posted by Punkfreud at 05:24:53 PM | More Tour News »
from the Newsworthy Names dept.
Not sure how newsworthy on a global scale this really is -- "nearly arrested" hardly counts anymore -- but the press release, errors and all, is provided here for your amusement, if only because we really really like the name "The Napoleon Blownaparts." Click for