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  • BROADWAY PIZZERIA // WOOD-FIRED AT ITS BEST

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    BROADWAY PIZZERIA // WOOD-FIRED AT ITS BEST In a college town where pizza is considered its own food group, it’s no surprise that there’s a pizza place on every corner. However, there’s one place in Tuscaloosa that has been serving T-town folks authentic wood-fired pizza for over ten years. Owner Eric Wyatt says it all […]

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  • LEESE-FITCH // THIS REVIEW HAS A LITTLE STORY

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    LEESE-FITCH // THIS REVIEW HAS A LITTLE STORY Located in Sonoma, California, Leese-Fitch wine has won multiple awards. Included in their winnings are Silver Medals at the California State Fair in 2011 for both their Chardonnay and their Cabernet Sauvignon. Their wines are produced in Napa and are bottled with a unique peel and reseal […]

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  • JAI ALAI // WORLD CLASS BEER GETS ME EMOTIONAL

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    JAI ALAI // WORLD CLASS BEER GETS ME EMOTIONAL I rarely come across a beer that makes me stop and be thankful for my life. It’s even more uncommon for me to come across a brewery that does the same. I have yet to find another company like Cigar City; a company who consistently makes […]

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  • FREAK SHOW // MORE TERRIFYING THAN PREVIEWS

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    FREAK SHOW // MORE TERRIFYING THAN PREVIEWS The internet has been abuzz with previews, promotional photos, and behind the scenes videos of the newest installment of the American Horror Story franchise. The teasers for the show that have been airing for the past two months show deformities, amazing acts, and terrifying villains. None of those, […]

  • “THE MAZE RUNNER” // THIS SAGA IS PRETTY AMAZING // BETTER THAN THE BOOK

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    “THE MAZE RUNNER” // THIS SAGA IS PRETTY AMAZING // BETTER THAN THE BOOK Usually, Hollywood does little justice to novels. Undoubtedly, this has something to do the sense of unity the author or authors impose on their work, despite any tampering on the part of the publisher. By the time the novel illuminates the […]

  • SOUTHERN EXPOSURE // OUR LANDSCAPE ON FILM

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    SOUTHERN EXPOSURE // OUR LANDSCAPE ON FILM A young girl squeals at a toad hopping up her arm. Another cups her hands for a long, black millipede squirming around. This exploration of Alabama wildlife is captured on film by Johanna Obenda, a University of Alabama student and fellow of the Southern Environmental Law Center. This […]

  • 2014 // A HALLOWEEN HORROR STORY

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    2014 // A HALLOWEEN HORROR STORY Beware of Martians and Terrorists Bearing Gifts. Winning at any cost is not something we humans get to do very often. To win at any cost usually translates into some suicidal act. That’s why the battle cry “Victory at any cost!” is likely to be mere bluster, more empty […]

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  • ROAD TRIP // OCTOBER 21 – 30

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    ROAD TRIP // OCTOBER 21 – 30 TUESDAY, OCTOBER 21 BIRMINGHAM Brand New, Iron City NASHVILLE Wilco, Ryman Auditorium Vance Joy, Mercy Lounge/Cannery Ballroom Bobby Long, The Rutledge ATLANTA Macy Gray, Variety Playhouse WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 22 BIRMINGHAM Yelawolf, Iron City Shooter Jennings, Sloss Furnaces Anjelah Johnson, Comedy Club Stardome ATLANTA Enrique Iglesias and Pit Bull, […]

  • LETTUCE KEEPS IT FRESH // FUNK AT THE JUPITER

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    LETTUCE KEEPS IT FRESH // FUNK AT THE JUPITER What do you get when a well-oiled machine knows when to go off the rails? One wild ride from Lettuce, the funk-rock group from Boston, Mass. The band rolled into Tuscaloosa Oct. 8 to lay down a few grooves at the Jupiter bar, and the Planet […]

  • JAZZ IT // PERFORMING WITH DAVE DOUGLAS

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    JAZZ IT // PERFORMING WITH DAVE DOUGLAS Inside of a silent concert hall, an attentive audience imagines the rev of an engine, the soulful roar of sudden drum rumbles rocking ribs, they feel the cool wind of high-pitched saxophones cruising forward. Within the notes, a highway out West takes form, jazz filling the air. Nostalgic […]

  • BEAR CREEK MUSIC AND ART FESTIVAL // MANY ARTISTS, MANY SETS

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    BEAR CREEK MUSIC AND ART FESTIVAL // MANY ARTISTS, MANY SETS One of the most active venues on the music festival circuit is the Spirit of Suwanee Music Park in Live Oak, Florida. Located on the banks of the Suwannee River, the 600-acre music park is host to several festivals throughout the year. October in […]