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Sugarcult: Punk never sounded so good

Friday, October 26, 2001

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SUNRISE, Fla., Oct. 26, 2001 - Following the "two guitars, three chords, one van," philosophy, the rockers of Sugarcult packed their bags and embarked on a trip that has brought them nothing but the sweet taste of success. When the Santa Barbara quartet formed in 1998, singer Tim Pagnotta, guitarist Marko 72, bassist Airin and drummer Ben Davis never thought their careers would skyrocket so quickly.

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Sum 41 Interview

Friday, October 5, 2001

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ORLANDO, Fla., Oct. 5, 2001 - About a dozen of fifteen-year-olds are lined up between the barricade that separates the House of Blues sidewalk and the blue tour bus parked on the lot which, presumably, belongs to the Canadian rockers of Sum 41. "Oh-my-God, I just saw Dave!" one girl yells as the other handful of teens join her in mutual pandemonium. "Dave is so hot," another says, as she peeks through the cracks on the wall hoping to catch a glimpse of the guitar player walking into the venue.

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American Hi-Fi “Flavor”

Thursday, September 13, 2001

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ORLANDO, Fla., Sept.13, 2001 - If you're a child of the 80s and you are into rock band T-shirts, dirty jeans, and mullets--yes, mullets--the Boston-based rockers American Hi-Fi will guarantee you the ride of a lifetime. Founded by Stacy Jones -- the former drummer for Letters To Cleo, Veruca Salt and Aimee Mann -- the group includes Drew Parsons (used to play bass for Tracy Bonham), Brian Nolan (formerly of Figdish), and Jamie Arentzen (of Boston's Sky Heroes).

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Interviews: “Bands on the Run”

Sunday, July 1, 2001

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., July 5, 2001--If you think rock stars have an easy life, think again. Living in the fast lane can be very exciting yet extremely stressful. Just ask the members of rock band Flickerstick, one of two finalists on the VH1 reality music series, Bands on the Run. Life on the road is not as rosy as it is depicted by the film Almost Famous.

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“Rock Star”: Mark Wahlberg Interview

Thursday, June 14, 2001

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Nearly everyone dreams of being a rock star. Just put a guitar in any young man's hand and watch his head spin with visions of the fast cars, hot chicks and mad cash that will surely be coming his way. But not Mark Wahlberg. The star of the aptly named Rock Star, which opens on Friday, never once wanted to be one.

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Interview: Hans Zimmer

Thursday, June 14, 2001

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Hans Zimmer's music captures images that words cannot describe. Actor and director Sean Penn once described Zimmer's work as a musical adaptability that "rekindles a timeless sense of the human journey."

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