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Foo Fighters, Mary J. Blige to perform in Charlotte
« on: August 31, 2012, 11:25:59 AM »
http://www.politico.com/politico44/2012/08/foo-fighters-mary-j-blige-to-perform-in-charlotte-133950.html

Foo Fighters, Mary J. Blige to perform in Charlotte

   

By DONOVAN SLACK |
8/31/12 7:10 AM EDT

Democratic National Convention organizers announce their full slate of entertainers scheduled to perform next week, including James Taylor, the Foo Fighters and Mary J. Blige on the closing night.

"This roster of performances only adds to the excitement building in Charlotte for the historic week ahead of us," DNC Chair Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa said in a statement. "The tens of thousands who will attend Convention events in person, and all those tuning in across the country, should be ready for quite a show."

Here's the full schedule:

Thursday, September 6 (Bank of America Stadium)
Foo Fighters
Mary J. Blige
Earth, Wind and Fire
James Taylor
Delta Rae
Inspire the Fire
Marc Anthony (national anthem)

Wednesday, September 5 (Time Warner Cable Arena)
DJ Cassidy
Jessica Sanchez
Branford Marsalis (national anthem)

Tuesday, September 4 (Time Warner Cable Arena)
DJ Cassidy
Ledisi
Amber Riley (national anthem)

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Re: Foo Fighters, Mary J. Blige to perform in Charlotte
« Reply #1 on: August 31, 2012, 02:24:33 PM »
Dang it, I like the Foo Fighters.  Et tu, Foo Fighters? Et tu? 

Do I have to put them in my "dead to me" bucket?

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Re: Foo Fighters, Mary J. Blige to perform in Charlotte
« Reply #2 on: August 31, 2012, 08:21:41 PM »
At first glance I thought that said David Cassidy.... :silly: :silly:


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Re: Foo Fighters, Mary J. Blige to perform in Charlotte
« Reply #3 on: August 31, 2012, 08:37:02 PM »
Dang it, I like the Foo Fighters.  Et tu, Foo Fighters? Et tu? 

Do I have to put them in my "dead to me" bucket?

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Depends on whether they're there for the politics or just to make a buck (actually, a lot of bucks).  If they're just being good businesspeople and not political hacks, then good on them.


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