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Cool wave

Girls Rock! RI and Machines with Magnets (401.475.2655) presents LADYFEST all weekend, with a couple of dozen bands slated to rock out, including GERTRUDE ATHERTON , LE FOMO , FAT CREEPS , WHORE PAINT , and plenty more.
Ladyfest, and ‘The Perfect Storm’
By PROVIDENCE PHOENIX MUSIC STAFF  |  September 21, 2012
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Cranston's King of Kong faces off with a legend

Steve Wiebe is a bit of a legend in gaming circles. He was, after all, at the center of the documentary The King of Kong: A Fistful of Quarters , which chronicled his push to topple Billy Mitchell as top Donkey Kong player in the world.
Royalty
By PATRICK ELLIOT  |  April 08, 2011
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Back in action

Veteran punk rock quartet Senior Discount returns to the live circuit this weekend, starting with the big Lupo's/WBRU Block Party on Friday and an early-bird slot at Club Hell on Saturday. And national retailer Hot Topic has invited the band to play a
Multitasking with Senior Discount 
By CHRIS CONTI  |  July 10, 2009
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Four Christmases

Rather than the typical snowstorm that strands characters in a Holiday-themed comedy, it's heavy cloud cover that keeps San Francisco couple Brad and Kate from catching their flight to Fiji.
Tests the audiences' tolerance of grim cheer
By BRETT MICHEL  |  November 25, 2008
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Monkey business

Florida lawyer/video game scapegoater Jack Thompson has it all wrong.
Champ versus chump in The King of Kong
By BRETT MICHEL  |  August 22, 2007
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Kong maker

Seth Gordon’s The King of Kong poses a microcosm of America. A very tiny microcosm.
Seth Gordon learns the rules of the game
By PETER KEOUGH  |  August 22, 2007


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Zombie sheep?

After a top-notch first two days, the Fifth  Independent Film Festival of Boston weathers some ups and downs through the remainder of its schedule.
Plus Donkey Kong, the Super Amigos, and ‘the greatest film of all time’ at the IFFB
By PHOENIX FILM STAFF  |  April 29, 2007