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Watch Strand Of Oaks Play Colbert With Jason Isbell & Amanda Shires

Next week, Tim Showalter, the burly rock classicist who records as Strand Of Oaks, will release the new album Eraserland. It's a big swing. Showalter recorded the song with a pretty impressive backing band: All the non-Jim James members of My Morning Jacket. A few weeks ago, he shared "Ruby," a sparkling reminisce … More »
Tags: Video, Music, Stephen Colbert, My Morning Jacket, Jim James, Strand Of Oaks, Jason Isbell, Showalter, Amanda Shires, Tim Showalter


Strand Of Oaks – “Keys”

Timothy Showalter is releasing his sixth album under the Strand Of Oaks name soon. As we mentioned in our look at Eraserland's first single, "Weird Ways," this full-length comes after a time of artistic uncertainty and doubt for Showalter during the era of his last album, Hard Love. Thankfully, My Morning … More »
Tags: Music, My Morning Jacket, Strand Of Oaks, Showalter, Timothy Showalter, Eraserland


Meet Hippocamp: Neptune's Smallest Moon Has a Name (and a Violent Past)

A faint and frigid little moon doesn't have to go by "Neptune XIV" anymore.Astronomers have given a name -- "Hippocamp" -- to the most recently discovered moon of Neptune, which also formerly went by S/2004 N1. They've figured out how big the satellite is as well, and teased out some interesting details about its past, a new study reports.A team led by Mark Showalter, of the SETI (Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence) Institute in Mountain View, California, announced the existence of...
Tags: Science, Nasa, Saturn, University Of Virginia, Hubble Space Telescope, Neptune, International Astronomical Union, Greco Roman, Tate, Mountain View California, Showalter, Mike Wall, Mark Showalter, Ultima Thule, Proteus, Hippocamp


Neptune's smallest moon may have been created by comets

We're all made of star stuff, but some things in the universe are created by comets. Neptune's recently discovered and smallest moon, Hippocamp, has been confirmed and observed in detail by the Hubble Space Telescope according to new research published in Nature on Wednesday. SEE ALSO: Neptune looks extremely sharp and very blue in these latest images Named Hippocamp for the half-horse, half-fish creature from Greek mythology — all of Neptune's moons are named for Greek and Rom...
Tags: Elon Musk, Science, California, Nasa, Mars, Hubble Space Telescope, Neptune, Ames Research Center, Triton, SETI Institute, Showalter, Mark Showalter, Hippocamp, Imke de Pater, University of California Berkeley Jack Lissauer, Lissauer


Neptune's smallest moon may have been created by comets

We're all made of star stuff, but some things in the universe are created by comets.Neptune's recently discovered and smallest moon, Hippocamp, has been confirmed and observed in detail by the Hubble Space Telescope according to new research published in Nature on Wednesday.SEE ALSO: Neptune looks extremely sharp and very blue in these latest imagesNamed Hippocamp for the half-horse, half-fish creature from Greek mythology -- all of Neptune's moons are named for Greek and Roman mytho...
Tags: Elon Musk, News, California, Nasa, Mars, Hubble Space Telescope, Neptune, Ames Research Center, Triton, SETI Institute, Showalter, Mark Showalter, Hippocamp, Imke de Pater, University of California Berkeley Jack Lissauer, Lissauer


Neptune Has a Newly Discovered Moon. What Else Is It Hiding?

There is much more to learn about the solar system’s eighth planet, which hasn’t been visited by a spacecraft for 30 years.
Tags: News, Planets, Neptune, Solar System, Mark, Showalter, Space and Astronomy, Nature (Journal, Neptune (Planet, Hippocamp (Moon of Neptune


Romantic Comedy The Lovebirds Lands Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani

Romantic comedy The Lovebirds lands Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae are teaming up for the new romantic comedy The Lovebirds. Michael Showalter, who directed Nanjiani in last year’s Oscar-nominated The Big Sick will helm the project, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The film is being fast-tracked and expected to start production at the end of this month. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gpt...
Tags: Apple, Hbo, Movies, America, Paul Feig, Rae, Showalter, Jordan Peele, Gero, Kumail Nanjiani, Nanjiani, Issa Rae, Michael Showalter, Little America, ComingSoon, Movie News


Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae Will Fall in Love in Rom-Com ‘The Lovebirds’ From ‘The Big Sick’ Director Michael Showalter

There’s nothing insecure about this (big) sick casting. Kumail Nanjiani and Issa Rae are about to sweep each other off their feet in the upcoming romantic-comedy The Lovebirds, which will see Nanjiani reteaming with his The Big Sick director Michael Showalter. Read more about The Lovebirds cast below. The Hollywood Reporter broke the news that Nanjiani and Rae will star as the leads in The Lovebirds cast, which has been picked up by Paramount. Written by Aaron Abrams, Brendan Gall, and Marti...
Tags: Hbo, Comedy, Movies, Romance, Casting, Paramount Pictures, Mrc, Rae, Showalter, Kumail Nanjiani, Nanjiani, Issa Rae, Michael Showalter, Martin Gero, The Lovebirds, Issa Rae Will


Jim Parsons Cast in ‘Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies’ Movie Based on Michael Ausiello Memoir

With The Big Bang Theory set to wrap up its 12th and final season next year, all eyes (well, maybe some eyes) are trained on its million-dollar stars and where they’ll go next. Jim Parsons has already starred in a few prestige dramas and high-profile HBO movies, and it seems like his career will continue to flourish post-Big Bang Theory. The actor has been cast in the feature adaptation of Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies, a film set to be directed by The Big Sick‘s Michael Showalter and based on M...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Drama, Casting, Adaptation, Jim-Parsons, True Story, Michael, Parsons, Cowan, Dan Savage, Showalter, Focus Features, Michael Showalter, Michael Ausiello, David Marshall Grant


The Ten Funniest David Wain Projects

The ten funniest David Wain projects You may not recognize David Wain’s name.  However, you most definitely recognize his films.  He made his mark by being a successful segment director and actor on The State in the early 90s.  It was here that he met his comedy comrades Michael Ian Black, Joe LoTruglio, Thomas Lennon, Kerri Kenney, Michael Showalter, and Ken Marino.   Then, in 2001, David Wain hit the big time with Wet Hot American Summer.   Immediately, the comedy world took notice.  S...
Tags: Amazon, Movies, Earth, Juliette Lewis, Netflix, Bradley Cooper, Amy Poehler, Wheeler, Joel Mchale, Chevy Chase, Victor, Michael Ian Black, Wet Hot American Summer, Coop, Domhnall Gleeson, State


Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies Lands at Focus Features

Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies lands at Focus Features The adaptation of Michael Ausiello’s acclaimed memoir Spoiler Alert: The Hero Dies has found a home at Focus Features. Deadline reports that the studio has come out on top of a competitive race to acquire the rights, and now the project is ready to move forward. PB = PB || {}; gptAds = PB.gptAds || {}; var opts = {"asBool":false,"adUnit":"\/4403\/cr\/comingsoon\/ros","adDiv":"pb_prebidjs_3...
Tags: Movies, Abc, Grant, Jim Parsons, Savage, Dan Savage, Showalter, Focus Features, Kumail Nanjiani, Michael Showalter, ComingSoon, Movie News, Michael Ausiello, Emily V Gordon, David Marshall Grant, Ausiello


New Water-backed Myotek buys Amptech

Myotek, a portfolio company of New Water Capital LP, has acquired Amptech Inc. Financial terms weren’t announced. Amptech, of Manistee, Michigan, designs, engineers and makes circuit boards and other electronic assemblies for customers in automotive, utility and other industrial end markets and applications. PRESS RELEASE November 13, BOCA RATON, Fla. —Private equity firm New Water Capital, L.P., announced that its portfolio company, Myotek, has acquired Amptech, Inc., a leading value-added manu...
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Orioles fire Showalter, Duquette after dismal 47-115 season

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Baltimore Orioles will continue their rebuilding project without manager Buck Showalter and executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette, who were fired Wednesday after the team finished with the worst record in the major leagues. With Duquette procuring the talent and Showalter making it work on the field, Baltimore snapped […]
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Showalter won't return as Orioles manager

Buck Showalter will not return to the Orioles in 2019 after nine seasons leading the team. Baltimore had a franchise-worst 115 losses this season.
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Showalter, Duquette out as Orioles clean house

The Baltimore Orioles won't retain manager Buck Showalter or executive vice president of baseball operations Dan Duquette Jr. after the team lost 115 games this season. Showalter and Duquette were both on expiring contracts.
Tags: Baseball, Baltimore Orioles, Orioles, Buck Showalter, Showalter, Duquette, Showalter Duquette, Dan Duquette Jr


Source: Showalter won't return as O's manager

Buck Showalter will not return to the Orioles in 2019 after nine seasons leading the team, a source confirmed to ESPN. Baltimore had a franchise-worst 115 losses this season.
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After 115 losses, Orioles enter offseason of uncertainty

After 115 losses, rebuilding Orioles enter offseason of uncertainty with status of Showalter and Duquette still pending            [Author: AP]
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Cool Stuff: ‘Wet Hot American Summer’ Annotated Screenplay Is Coming This Fall

If you love the hit Sundance comedy Wet Hot American Summer, and you’ve always wanted some insight into the creation of the film’s script, an annotated version of the screenplay will be released this fall. Wet Hot American Summer: The Annotated Screenplay will provide commentary and details from behind the scenes of the cult favorite comedy. In addition to notes on the script, there will be photos, some of the bad reviews the movie got, marked up script pages and even more. Find out more about ...
Tags: Books, Movies, Netflix, Cool Stuff, Wet Hot American Summer, Showalter, Michael Showalter, David Wain, Wain


Michael Showalter to Direct Jessica Chastain-Octavia Spencer Holiday Comedy (EXCLUSIVE)

Hot off the heels of his hit film “The Big Sick,” director Michael Showalter has lined up his next movie: Universal’s holiday comedy starring Jessica Chastain and Octavia Spencer. Following a heated bidding war, the studio won the rights to the untitled pitch from Chastain’s Freckle Films and fast-tracked, adding Showalter as helmer. Universal beat out […]
Tags: Jessica Chastain, News, Octavia Spencer, Chastain, Showalter, Michael Showalter


Hollywood Wants Gun Control — For Everyone But Them

Matt Damon wants gun control. In fact, he'd like to see the weapons all but eliminated. In July 2016, Damon was on a press junket when told reporter Sarah Thomas he wished the US would essentially ban guns, the same way Australia did in the 1990s.“You guys did it here in one fell swoop, and I wish that could happen in my country,” Damon said. “But it's such a personal issue for people that we cannot talk about it sensibly. We just can't."That summer, nobody could. Three weeks prior, a man had w...
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Showalter wants to manage O's beyond '18

Buck Showalter's contract is up after 2018, but the veteran said Tuesday that he hopes to be the Orioles' manager in 2019 and beyond.
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After shocking plot twist, ‘Search Party’ returning with new season

TBS’s dark comedy “Search Party” ended its first season with a shocker. “I think audiences didn’t see the end coming and sort of like that [they didn’t],” says star Alia Shawkat. Adds showrunner Michael Showalter, “I think while you’re stunned, you go, ‘That’s exactly what it should have been.'” (And no, we aren’t telling what it was.) The first season focused on Dory (Shawkat), a twentysomething pretty much going nowhere, in a useless job and no career path. Her other millennial friends all see...
Tags: Sport, Things To Do, Canada, Soccer, Tbs, Search Party, Alia Shawkat, Chantal, Showalter, Dory, Michael Showalter, Shawkat, John Reynolds, Top Stories LADN, Top Stories OCR, Top Stories PE


Watch Strand Of Oaks Cover Tom Petty’s “Learning To Fly” In Columbus

Stand Of Oaks' Tim Showalter shared his thoughts on Tom Petty's "Don't Come Around Here No More" with us yesterday, and last night he covered another classic by the late songwriter when his band opened for Drive By Truckers in Columbus. The optimistic "Learning To Fly" sounds great coming out of Showalter's mouth -- … More »
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Charles bradley @ music taste good festival in long beach, united states, long beach, october 1

Teens of Style, with whom Matty wrote the album. On the critically acclaimed HBO series, the Station nightclub fire: Fire engulfs a Rhode Island nightclub during a fireworks display charles bradley @ music taste good festival in long beach, united states, long beach, october 1 was part of the performance by rock band Great White. Writing credits include productions at New Jersey Rep, but he has always been totally clear about the primacy of unabashed charisma and fierce commitment in the makeup ...
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Watch Adam Scott Hilariously Replace Bradley Cooper on ‘Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later’

Today brings the highly anticipated sequel series Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later to Netflix. It fulfills the promise from the end of the original movie that debuted in 2001 that the counselors of Camp Firewood would reunite in 10 years to see what their lives had become. The whole star-studded gang is coming back, except for one person, but that absence comes with a hilarious explanation that is perfect for Wet Hot American Summer. Bradley Cooper was unfortunately unavailable to repris...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Alyssa-Milano, Netflix, Bradley Cooper, Sequels, Amy-Poehler, Lady Gaga, Parks, Adam Scott, Michael Ian Black, Wet Hot American Summer, Video Clips, Scott, Cooper


‘Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later’ is More Character, Less Nostalgia [TCA 2017]

/Film sat down with Michael Showalter after a Television Critics Association panel for his TBS comedy Search Party, which returns for a second season this fall. With Wet Hot American Summer: 10 Years Later premiering on Netflix this week, we had a chance to preview the follow-up to First Day of Camp as well. Showalter confirmed that the 10 year reunion also takes place over a single day. “No, it’s one day,” Showalter said. “It seems to be continuing to be that way. We considered doing it in ...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Netflix, Ronald Reagan, Sequels, Tbs, Search Party, Wet Hot American Summer, Television Critics Association, Gene, Gail, Showalter, Michael Showalter, Wet Hot American Summer: Ten Years Later, Gene Christopher Meloni


Transmissions Podcast :: Strand of Oaks

Welcome to Aquarium Drunkard’s Transmissions podcast, a recurring series of conversations with songwriters, authors, and creators about what drives their art. For this episode, AD’s Jason P. Woodbury sat down with Timothy Showalter of Indiana’s Strand of Oaks to discuss the band’s latest album, Hard Love, which melds Showalter’s love of dub reggae production with […]
Tags: Podcast, Music, Indiana, Strand Of Oaks, Showalter, Oaks, Timothy Showalter, Jason P Woodbury


Michael Showalter Aims for a Breakout Hit in ‘The Big Sick’

Fans of offbeat comedy know Michael Showalter well from his years on “The State” and “Stella,” not to mention writing, co-producing and starring in the cult movie-turned-Netflix-series “Wet Hot American Summer.” Now Showalter is winning raves for his work directing “The Big Sick.” His debut feature as director was 2005’s “The Baxter,” which he also... Read more »
Tags: Film, Features, Netflix, Search Party, Wet Hot American Summer, Showalter, Sally Field, Michael Showalter


Real or not? Rockies will stick around, Showalter messes up

Real or not? Rockies will stick around, Showalter messes up
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Showalter happy for drama-free win at Boston

Showalter happy for drama-free win at Boston
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