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Slack Tide: Cashing in on the green gold

...that retail marijuana is a cure-all - although I hear it's pretty good for headaches and nausea (not to mention Pink Floyd laser-light shows). And I neither condone nor condemn its use, provided you're of legal age and not operating heavy...
Slack Tide: A pot primer for the newly legal

...cerebral high," and Cannabis indica, known for its sedative effects. Both work well for that thing where you synch up Pink Floyd's "Dark Side of the Moon" with "The Wizard of Oz." Cannabis is consumed in several forms: Marijuana - dried "buds...
Today in history for Tuesday, Mar. 10

...Martin Luther King Jr. (Ray later repudiated that plea, maintaining his innocence until his death.)In 1973, the Pink Floyd album "The Dark Side of the Moon" was first released in the U.S. by Capitol Records (the British release came nearly...
Instructions for the Game of Instructions

...resembling the profile of Sylvester Stallone; one milligram of anti-matter cooled in electron plasma; one ratty old Pink Floyd t-shirt from the "Momentary Lapse of Reason" tour; a buzzer; night vision goggles; two weeks supply of MREs for...
50 years and still going strong

...audience members, he isn't tempted by gimmicky applications of symphonic style - such as orchestral renditions of Pink Floyd albums (something he saw in California). Rather, he focuses on highlighting what the symphony does best - orchestral...
Juneau Empire Story Archive to start. They autographed a poster Jake Henry had won, adding sharks, submarines and lyrics from the rock group Pink Floyd. ``It's been cool, just because these are really different people than what I'm used to hanging out with...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...because I like to,'' he said. ``I really respect solo, but I prefer the group sound. I think I'm a frustrated Pink Floyd guy.'' Cossu has high hopes for the evening. ``Every time I come back to Juneau, I hope to bring something a little...
Making the connection: country & punk

...find this out. The time-crawl started when my Mom gave me a tape with Jimi Hendrix's "Smash Hits" on one side and Pink Floyd's "The Wall" on the other in about 1986. Jimi's connection to the British rock scene automatically took me back...
The art of packaging New York in 1993. He grew up playing in four "terrible" art-rock bands, influenced mainly by King Crimson and Pink Floyd. And so his goal at Sagmeister Inc. was to combine his two passions: music and design. Including the H.P. Zinker...
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Songsmith Eaglesmith this one from "The Calgary Herald" that describes his latest album, "Tinderbox": "It's Tom Waits meets Pink Floyd meets Hank Williams." Such comparisons don't seem to bother Eaglesmith, who says that his style tends to change...


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