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Watch the video for Dope Body's 'Obey'
Chesapeake Shakespeare Company adds a healthy dose of slapstick to 'Much Ado About Nothing'

"Much Ado About Nothing" is one of Shakespeare's best comedies, and has inspired two terrific film adaptations: Kenneth Branagh's in 1993 and Joss Whedon's in 2011. So the challenge for Matthew R. Wilson, who was tapped to direct the current production at the Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, was how to make it different from all the other versions people have seen.

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Check out some spooky sounds from Terence Hannum's horror-movie music podcast 'Dead Air'
UPDATED: Whoa, Beach House is playing a surprise show at the Ottobar THIS Saturday AND releasing a new album

Beach House just tweeted they will be playing a show at the Ottobar this Saturday. Oh shit! It's pretty rare to see them in a space that small these days.

Tickets cost $22 and go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. through MissionTix. Better jump on that Friday morning, because it won't last.

UPDATE: It seems likely attendees will be hearing some new songs. About 4:45 p.m.

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On The Download: New singles from GMG Tadoe, Beach House, Tate Kobang, more
Listen to the newish Co La track 'Crank'