Daily Archives: January 21, 2014

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Black Truth News Wishes Jam Master Jay Happy Birthday!!

By: Jarrod Horton

Staff Writerjay

Were late but always on time kid! We came to the the party to wish Jam Master Jay a Happy Birthday! One of the Legends and Icons of Hip Hop. Here is a link to the Source tribute to him and of course we had to hit him with the ultimate party jam. Long Live Run-Dmc and the man they called Jam Master Jay.

 

THE NATIONAL ANNOUNCE 2014 NORTH AMERICAN TOUR DATES

BAND TO PERFORM TWO SONGS OFF GRAMMY® NOMINATED TROUBLE WILL FIND ME

ON CBS THIS MORNING: SATURDAY, Jan. 25

[Brooklyn, NY, Tuesday, January 21, 2013]

2013 was a landmark year for The National, whose May release of their fifth studio album Trouble Will Find Me debuted at #3 on Billboard’s Top 200, followed by sold-out international tours, performances on The Colbert Report, All Things Considered, The Mindy Project, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel Live! The Late Show with David Letterman, Conan and more. The five-piece premiered their documentary film Mistaken For Strangers at the opening film at the 2013 Tribeca Film Festival and was met with rave reviews. The band capped off the year with their first GRAMMY nomination for Best Alternative Album in early December. With 2014 underway The National shows no signs of slowing down with the 56th Annual GRAMMYS Awards on Jan. 26th, a theatrical release of their film, and new North American tour dates (listed below). In addition, The National will perform two songs on the Jan. 25th episode of CBS This Morning. Beginning on February 1st, National fans can submit covers of “I Need My Girl” for a Valentine’s Day contest. Continue reading

The Backpack Cannon: Smith & Wesson unveil their new monster revolver – ‘a great gun for a back-up gun or for hunting’

Backpack cannon is for ‘when critters are big enough to eat you’

By Luke Garratt

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Gun Manufacturers Smith & Wesson have unleashed their newest revolver: a monster .460 calibre handgun which they say is ‘great for a back-up gun, or for hunting’. Continue reading