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  • YELLOW TAIL MERLOT // A SIPPER // BAREFOOT RED // SUGAR BOMB

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    YELLOW TAIL MERLOT // A SIPPER // BAREFOOT RED // SUGAR BOMB Yellow Tail Merlot comes from Casella Wines in South Eastern Australia. Casella is the family that runs the business and they are up to their sixth generation of family members in the business. The wine’s website has some interesting information you don’t normally […]

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  • “NOLA” STEAK & SEAFOOD HOUSE // TO BE CONTINUED

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    “NOLA” STEAK & SEAFOOD HOUSE // TO BE CONTINUED When people think of New Orleans, thoughts of partying, historical places, and maybe even the Sugar Bowl come to mind. Many may argue however that great food with bold flavors is the main thought when thinking of Nola. Tuscaloosa resident, Mo Ezez says that these flavors […]

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  • ABITA MACCHIATO ESPRESSO MILK STOUT // A STEP ABOVE

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    ABITA MACCHIATO ESPRESSO MILK STOUT // A STEP ABOVE love to see revitalization of breweries that go through a dark period. We all know about Abita, but I’m not positive I know anyone that absolutely loves their beer. It’s really just okay, and I feel bad for saying that. Although, when you’re that big, there […]

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  • A RARE PARTNERSHIP // NETFLIX & NINTENDO

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    A RARE PARTNERSHIP // NETFLIX & NINTENDO Video game fans of all ages will know the names Link and Zelda. The massively popular video game franchise “Legend of Zelda” has been going strong for decades, with the first game released in 1987 by Nintendo. It has spawned spin off games, costumes, even an attempt at […]

  • EURYDICE // UA THEATRE BRINGS THE UNDERWORLD TO LIFE // REHEARSALS

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    EURYDICE // UA THEATRE BRINGS THE UNDERWORLD TO LIFE // REHEARSALS Braving the underworld to save a lost damsel may be the stuff of myths, but did you ever wonder what the damsel was doing that whole time? In Sarah Ruhl’s play, Eurydice, we see the story from beyond the grave, and the University of […]

  • POWERFUL WEEKEND // THIRD ANNUAL BLACK WARRIOR FILM FESTIVAL

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    POWERFUL WEEKEND // THIRD ANNUAL BLACK WARRIOR FILM FESTIVAL The third annual Black Warrior Film Festival will take place Feb. 13, 2015, on The University of Alabama campus and in downtown Tuscaloosa, showcasing student films from across the Southeast and award-winning industry professionals. The three-day event is free and open to the public. Through screenings […]

  • TAKEN 3 // NO-HOLDS BARRED ACTION // I WATCHED IT TWICE

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    TAKEN 3 // NO-HOLDS BARRED ACTION // I WATCHED IT TWICE **** out of 4 A good action thriller rarely gives its hero a chance to catch his breath. The bottom seems to fall out from under Liam Neeson in the second “Taken” sequel with twists, thrills, and surprises galore. In “Taken 3”, the 62-year […]

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  • DAVE MATTHEWS BAND COMES TO TUSCALOOSA

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    DAVE MATTHEWS BAND COMES TO TUSCALOOSA If the college music scene of the 1990’s and 2000’s had a mascot, it would probably be the Dave Matthews Band. The reasons for this are varied. Part has to do with the constant touring of the band, and part also has to do with their tailgate-party atmosphere they […]

  • JOE DEVITA IS LIVING HIS DREAMS // AS LUCK WOULD HAVE IT

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    JOE DEVITA IS LIVING HIS DREAMS // AS LUCK WOULD HAVE IT Joe DeVita was 1,800 miles from home when a five-car collision almost left him paralyzed in Durango, Col. In hindsight, he called it “one of the best things that ever happened to [him].” DeVita, now a 36-year-old musician and guitar teacher in Birmingham, […]

  • A BIZARRE MEANDER THROUGH DREAMLAND // JEFF BRIDGES’ “SLEEPING TAPES”

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    A BIZARRE MEANDER THROUGH DREAMLAND // JEFF BRIDGES’ “SLEEPING TAPES” As it turns out, The Dude also reclines. Jeff Bridges’ new album, “Sleeping Tapes”, was designed with the sole intention of soothing you to sleep. Also, to raise money and awareness for No Kid Hungry. The album is available as a pay-what-you-want download at dreamingwithjeff.com, […]

  • CBDB RELEASES SECOND ALBUM // A GROWING FORCE IN THE SOUTHEAST

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    CBDB RELEASES SECOND ALBUM // A GROWING FORCE IN THE SOUTHEAST One of Tuscaloosa’s premier groups is ready to drop their second effort on the ears of diehard fans and nightlife enthusiasts alike. CBDB, a popular jamband whose signature “joyfunk” sound has delighted music fans and patrons in town for years, are proud to announce […]