Archive: August 17, 2008 - August 23, 2008

Six Questions For ... Bo Bice

Being for the Benefit of Mr. Bice. The Southern rocker who came thisclose to being an official American Idol (only to have country prom queen Carrie Underwood take that tiara) is on a rather unlikely tour: "It Was 40 Years Ago Today," a Beatles tribute on which Bice, Todd...

By J. Freedom du Lac | August 21, 2008; 11:28 AM ET | Comments (5)

I Turn My Camera On: The Jonas Brothers in D.C.

Nick, Joe and Kevin Jonas in the White House press briefing room. No nicknames this time. (Kyle Gustafson) Launch the Gallery Allow me one more Jonas Brothers post before I get back to the originally scheduled programming of blathering about indie bands you've never heard of. But Monday's day-long...

By David Malitz | August 20, 2008; 2:11 PM ET | Comments (6)

VFest Scores More Points Than All Points West

Found this a week late, but it's still worth passing along: Our pal Dan DeLuca of the Philadelphia Inquirer did a bi-state double-header to compare and contrast All Points West (Saturday) and Virgin Mobile Festival (Sunday) ... and he came down in favor of the party at Pimlico. He writes:...

By J. Freedom du Lac | August 19, 2008; 11:26 AM ET | Comments (1)

The JoBros Get Waxed

Madame Tussauds is a mad house. We arrive as part of the Jonas Brothers caravan, greeted by shrieks and screams and general mayhem. Since our van is following the JoBros and has tinted windows, some of the girls think we're them. One of them looks into the window and sees...

By J. Freedom du Lac | August 18, 2008; 2:26 PM ET | Comments (9)

All Hail The Tweens: JoBros At The White House

Nick, Joe and The Other Jonas at the White House. (All photos: Kyle Gustafson for TWP) My journalism teachers would be so proud. I'm sitting in Helen Thomas's seat awaiting my first White House press briefing. OK, so it's not a press secretary coming out for a briefing about...

By J. Freedom du Lac | August 18, 2008; 12:31 PM ET | Comments (11)

 

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