2 Mar

Zack de la Rocha Confirms That A New Solo Album Is Coming Soon

first_imgand yes this is new material made this year and yes there is more where that came from.— el-p (@therealelp) September 8, 2016 been keeping my mouth shut about my work w/ zack since jan when we did it. it hurt. now i’ll commence keeping my mouth shut about the rest.— el-p (@therealelp) September 9, 2016You can listen to the new single, right here. Fans have been hearing about a Zack de la Rocha solo album since 2000, when the Rage Against The Machine singer started working on a new project. Though collaborations with Trent Reznor, Questlove and more were ultimately dropped, the only album to feature de la Rocha extensively in the past 15 years is the One Day as a Lion project that debuted in 2008.Last week, de la Rocha surprised fans with a brand new single titled “digging for windows.” While fans were ecstatic to hear the new music, the unexpected release begged the question, “is this a one off release or the first track of a new album?”Fortunately, it was Consequence of Sound who confirmed the latter scenario, as it seems “digging for windows” is the first track of many to come. The new album will apparently feature all new music recorded within the past year, as de la Rocha seems to be eyeing a major comeback. Run The Jewels’ El-P, who produced the new single, also confirmed these reports in a series of Twitter posts.the ZDR the album is happening. 2017.— el-p (@therealelp) September 8, 2016last_img read more

14 Aug

Kansas Star Casino to build meeting and equestian center scheduled to open in mid-December

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Thank you for your input. -4 Vote up Vote down mr ed · 298 weeks ago 500 people at an equestrian event wouldn’t even cover the light bill and staff wages. That is unless the casino is banking on them getting robbed in the gaming area by the tight slots they have. Report Reply 1 reply · active 298 weeks ago +8 Vote up Vote down Taylor · 298 weeks ago When you consider the other fees they will insure such as hotel, fuel, food , entry fee well your not educated enough to comment. Report Reply +9 Vote up Vote down SuCo Pride · 298 weeks ago I think that is exactly what they are planning on, Ed. they only reason to host any event at the casino is draw revenues from the other entertainment/dining/lodging/gambling options. That’s all part of the business plan, and one that happens to work quite well. The plus to this is those 500 people will spend taxable dollars that will then be dispersed to the County. Report Reply 0 replies · active 298 weeks ago Post a new comment Enter text right here! 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Tweet this comment Cancel Submit Comment Subscribe to None Replies All new comments Posted in: News Sumner Newscow report — Kansas Star Casino has unveiled a $20 million expansion project which will include an 11,000-square-foot meeting center and a 183-stall equestrian center.The Kansas Star hopes to host big national horse shows. Both facilities are scheduled to open in mid- to late December.They will complete the casino’s original master plan and bring the total investment in the property by Boyd Gaming and previous operator Peninsula Gaming to $330 million.The Kansas Star, which opened in a temporary facility in late 2011 and moved into its permanent location in December 2012, also has a 300-room Hampton Inn & Suites and a 42,000-square-foot arena.The equestrian center will include 183 permanent stalls and a practice arena.“With the completion of our Phase II expansion, the grand vision we had for Kansas Star will be complete,” said Ted Bogich, Senior Vice President, Operations for Boyd Gaming. “We’re proud to have created an entertainment and meeting destination worthy of this great community, and we look forward to a bright future in Sumner County.”Lanier told the Wichita Eagle he expects the casino to host 10 or 12 equestrian events in 2015, 24 in 2016 and 36 by the third year.A standard horse show brings 3.1 people per horse to an event, Lanier said, so there could well be more than 500 people attending an event at the Kansas Star.“It’s tourism we don’t have in the state,” he said.“Typically people who own horses and are involved with equestrian have discretionary income to travel and do those kinds of things,” Lanier said.The events center will host business meetings, weddings, trade shows, conventions and other events, said Dan Ihm, the Kansas Star’s assistant general manager. It also will offer full-service kitchen and banquet facilities. It is adjacent to the Kansas Star’s arena.It will include a 10-by-12-foot video wall, a pre-meeting space, three boardrooms and enough space in the ballroom to seat 400 people for meals, Ihm said.Ihm said the casino already is booking events for the new center.The Hampton Inn & Suites doubled its original 150 rooms, opening with 300 rooms in August. It is averaging 70 percent of capacity, said Joe Shanks, general manager.“It is doing a little bit better than we anticipated,” he said.Follow us on Twitter.last_img read more