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In this week’s Ticket, your only man when it comes to music and movies, the New Music slots are occupied by The Gaslight Anthem and The Happiness Project (the three to check out are The Lowly Knights, Ranger 3 and …

Fri, Feb 20, 2009, 09:48

   

In this week’s Ticket, your only man when it comes to music and movies, the New Music slots are occupied by The Gaslight Anthem and The Happiness Project (the three to check out are The Lowly Knights, Ranger 3 and Lotus Plaza), the CD of the Week is the blockbuster “Dark Was the Night” indie compilation, there are reviews of albums from Empire of the Sun, Bell Orchestre, Sholi, M Ward, Dan Auerbach, India.Arie and Ruthie Foster and Lauren Murphy’s Music News features Delorentos saying goodbye and Pirate Bay in the dock.

On the movies side of the house, there’s an interview with Meryl Streep, Michael Dwyer’s Oscar tips, Donald Clarke on why Oscar night is film’s version of New Year’s Eve and DC’s review of the Dublin International Film Festival so far. Reviews too of this week’s new releases, namely Gran Torino, Che Part 2, Cadillac Records, Push and Confessions of a Shopaholic.

Over to youse – get plugging.

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