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Zach Galifianakis' Best Musical Comedy Moments

The worlds of comedy and music have always been intertwined -- which is why there's a musical guest on SNL, why comedians so frequently show up in music videos, why Sam Kinison was always surrounded by hair metallers, and probably…
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Music, All Shook Down Jay Z and Beyoncé Have Gone Vegan... And Think It Will Be Much Harder Than It Is

Jay Z and Beyoncé Have Gone Vegan... And Think It Will Be Much Harder Than It Is

In case you don't keep abreast of the dietary habits of the rich and famous, Jay Z announced yesterday that he and awesome wife, Beyoncé, were commencing a "plant-based" diet -- that's vegan to you and me -- for 22…
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Music, All Shook Down Fiona Apple and Blake Mills Get Uncomfortable in the Best Way at Zellerbach Hall, 10/8/13

Fiona Apple and Blake Mills Get Uncomfortable in the Best Way at Zellerbach Hall, 10/8/13

Fiona Apple and Blake Mills Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013 Zellerbach Hall Better than: Getting kicked out of a venue by a furious Fiona Apple while hundreds of people watch, which sounds quite literally like a nightmare. When Fiona Apple needs…
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Music, All Shook Down Five Dogs Made Famous By Musicians (Hang in There, Fiona Apple)

Five Dogs Made Famous By Musicians (Hang in There, Fiona Apple)

Yesterday, Fiona Apple reduced us -- and about a million other people -- to the kinds of tears that usually only come after watching one of those Sarah McLachlan dog shelter commercials while hungover and pre-menstrual. The cause was a…
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Music, Sizzle & Fizzle Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle • The newest music venue in the Mission is called Preservation Hall West at the Chapel — and when it's not the West Coast home of New Orleans' Preservation Hall Jazz Band, it'll have a wide-open booking policy. The…
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Music, All Shook Down Fiona Apple Arrest Shows Why No One Should Ever Leave California

Fiona Apple Arrest Shows Why No One Should Ever Leave California

Update, 5:09 p.m.: Apple spent the night in jail but is now out on a $10,000 bond, according to TMZ. The site says she "freely admitted" that the hash and weed were hers. Original post: In a shocking reminder of…
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Music, All Shook Down Live Review, 9/11/12: Fiona Apple Hurts For Her Public at the Warfield

Live Review, 9/11/12: Fiona Apple Hurts For Her Public at the Warfield

Fiona Apple Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012 The Warfield Better than: Feeling less than everything. Fiona Apple is a blazing singer. She's a bold composer and performer, a fist-fighter on piano and percussion. In the right light last night, she looked…
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Music, Sizzle & Fizzle Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle & Fizzle: Highs and Lows from the Last Week in S.F. Music

Sizzle • Fiona Apple delivered a stunning performance to a sold-out Fox Theater on Saturday night. She pushed her voice early on to a point where it decayed into a growl, and we feared her vocal cords might run out…
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Music, All Shook Down Live Review, 7/28/12: Fiona Apple Sings Every Single Feeling at the Fox Theater

Live Review, 7/28/12: Fiona Apple Sings Every Single Feeling at the Fox Theater

Fiona Apple Saturday, July 28, 2012 The Fox Theater, Oakland Better than: A whole, whole lot of things. At its maximum intensity, the voice of Fiona Apple reaches a gorgeous shatter, a crackling, breaking-apart sort of growl that sounds as…
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Music, All Shook Down Fiona Apple: Recording the Feelings We're All Too Distracted to Feel

Fiona Apple: Recording the Feelings We're All Too Distracted to Feel

When Fiona Apple's latest album, The Idler Wheel..., leaked last spring, critics immediately singled out the singer's shrieks and screams. Her fervor -- which will be presumably be on display in Apple's sold-out show at the Fox Theater tomorrow, July…
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Music, All Shook Down Fiona Apple's <i>The Idler Wheel</i>: A First Listen

Fiona Apple's The Idler Wheel: A First Listen

There are a lot of cool things riding on Fiona Apple. For one thing, she hasn't been chewed up and spit out by a desperate, dying industry. She's still on a major label despite not having posed for a…
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Music, All Shook Down Fiona Apple Announces New Bay Area Shows in Support of 'The Idler Wheel'

Fiona Apple Announces New Bay Area Shows in Support of 'The Idler Wheel'

Hey, Fiona Apple is leaving her house and hitting the road to support that new album whose title begins with The Idler Wheel and continues for 20 more words that you can't remember. That mouthful is certainly one of…
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Music, The Caged Bird Sings

The Caged Bird Sings

You've no doubt heard the controversy: After previewing early demos, produced by sound whiz Jon Brion, of broody pop chanteuse Fiona Apple's third album, Extraordinary Machine, the corporate hacks at Sony BMG felt they had basically flushed away nearly a…
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Music, Reviewed Regina Spektor

Regina Spektor

Regina Spektor is so precious I want to fucking bite her. This is not supposed to be the point. As part of the East Coast's anti-folk movement, Spektor is ostensibly avant-garde and profound, her cutesiness some kind of highbrow, underground…
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Music, Reviewed Van Hunt

Van Hunt

Atlanta's Van Hunt is the latest R&B singer/songwriter being compared to Curtis Mayfield, Stevie Wonder, and all the others you'd expect. Frankly, the modern-day soul-master tag is tiresome, a euphemism for "a black man who plays real instruments." Hunt does…
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Fiona Apple

Fiona Apple When the Pawn... (Clean Slate/Epic) Committing to a fledgling pop star is a lot like establishing trust and intimacy with a new lover. How many times have we been jilted when a favorite artist has sold out to…
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Kiddie Primer

Live 105 Green X-mas Concert Fiona Apple, Failure, The Lemonheads, Mazzy Star, Allen Ginsberg, Orbital, The Eels, Republica, Cake, Beck, The Chemical Brothers Cow Palace Sunday, Dec. 15 Fourteen-year-olds crawled the floor of the Cow Palace like mylar-coated army ants…
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The House of Tudor

The latest prefab musical thorn in our collective side comes in the form of a willowy, black-clad 18-year-old with lips that smack of collagen and a penchant for Maya Angelou. According to Fiona Apple, if "lyrics are conceived out of…
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