A-band Sentence Examples
The two met in 1987 at Paris' Lycee Carnot secondary school, where they formed a band with schoolmate Laurent Brancowitz (who would later go on to find fame with Phoenix).
Fighting a band of renegade Indians isn't half as hard as lassoing this little filly.
I'm trying to get a group together for a band.
School was out for the summer, but by the time they could get a band going good, it would be time to go back.
Jonathan was practicing with some friends for a band they were forming.Advertisement
He gathered together a band of supporters, plans were drawn up, and at length all was ready for the rising.
The same firm is also constructing a micrometer in which the readings of the head are printed on a band of paper instead of being read off at the time of observation.
They have a kind of short kilt, stiff, made of black wool, with a band from back to front between the legs; under this they wear short linen trousers, which come a little below the knee, and black woollen leggings with boots.
Every evening extracts from his great works, the Canon and the Sanatio, were dictated and explained to his pupils; among whom, when the lesson was over, he spent the rest of the night in festive enjoyment with a band of singers and players.
The Silurian system was marked by the retreat of the sea from central Australia; but the sea still covered a band across Victoria, from the coast to the Murray basin, passing to the east of Melbourne.Advertisement
In that licentious university Francis found the greatest difficulty in resisting attacks on his virtue, and once at least had to draw his sword to defend his personal safety against a band of ruffians.
The main part of it consists of a band of five chief islands, so closely adjoining and overlapping each other that they have long been known collectively as "the great Andaman."
At Woburn, Leighton, Ampthill, Sandy, Upware, Wicken and Potton, near the base of Upper Neocomian ironsands, there is a band between 6 in.
Subsequently Bothwell left Dunbar for the north, visited Orkney and Shetland, and in July placed himself at the head of a band of pirates, and after eluding all attempts to capture him, arrived at Karm Sound in Norway.
This interval was diligently devoted to the pursuit of classical and historical studies, to preparing himself for ordination, and to searching investigations, under the stimulus of continual discussion with a band of talented and congenial associates, of the profoundest questions in theology, ecclesiastical polity and social philosophy.Advertisement
Before long persecution broke out against Herrnhut; the count sent a band of emigrants to Georgia; and as these emigrants would require their own ministers, he had David Nitschmann consecrated a bishop by Jablonsky (1735).
Finally, a band of loo marched from Basel to Avignon to the court of Pope Clement VI., who, in spite of the sympathy shown them by several of his cardinals, condemned the sect as constituting a menace to the priesthood.
In 1820 a band of flagellants appeared during a procession at Lisbon; and in the Latin countries, at the season of great festivals, one may still see brotherhoods of penitents flagellating themselves before the assembled faithful.
His moderation, good sense, wisdom, temper, firmness and erudition made him as successful in this position as he had been when professor of theology, and he speedily surrounded himself with a band of scholarly young men.
The chief buildings were destroyed in 1901 in a fire started by a band of thieves.Advertisement
Jonathan, who succeeded his brother Judas, was captain of a band of fugitive outlaws.
From the first the white conical cap seems to have been decorated round the lower edge by a band or orphrey (circulus).
He was no longer an outlaw with a band of wandering companions, but a petty chieftain, head of a small colony of men, allied with families of Caleb and Jezreel (in Judah), and on friendly footing with the sheikhs south of Hebron.
The death of Archdeacon Lucien Bonaparte, the recognized head of the family, having placed property at the disposal of the sons, they bought a house, which became the rendezvous of the democrats and of a band of volunteers whom they raised.
The first settlement in New Haven (called Quinnipiac, its Indian name, until 1640) was made in the autumn of 1637 by a party of explorers in search of a site for colonization for a band of Puritans, led by Theophilus Eaton and the Rev. John Davenport, who had arrived at Boston, Massachusetts, from England in July 1637.Advertisement
At the head of a band of 300 free lances he offered his services first to the count of Barcelona; then, failing him, to Moktadir, the Arab king of Saragossa, of the race of the Beni Houd.
In the following year, Jean Ribaut (1520-1565), with a band of French Huguenots, landed first near St Augustine and then at the mouth of the St Johns river, which he called the river of May, and on behalf of France claimed the country, which he described as " the fairest, fruitfullest and pleasantest of all the world "; but he made his settlement on an island near what is now Beaufort, South Carolina.
Civil in place of military government was instituted; immigration began; and Andrew Turnbull, an Englishman, brought over a band of about 1500 Minorcans (1769), whom he engaged in the cultivation of indigo at New Smyrna.
Murad now laid siege to Constantinople to avenge himself on the emperor, and on the 24th of August the desperate valour of the defenders succeeded in driving back an assault led by a band of fanatical dervishes.
When about sixteen years of age he was carried off by a band of Irish marauders.
On the defeat of the adventurer Stenka Razin (1667-1671) many who were unwilling to submit to the iron rule of Moscow made their way to the settlements of Stroganov in Perm, and tradition has it that, in order to get rid of his guests, Stroganov suggested to their chief, Yermak, that he should cross the Urals into Siberia, promising to help him with supplies of food and arms. Yermak entered Siberia in 1580 with a band of 1636 men, following the Tagil and Tura rivers.
The capitals are remarkable, inasmuch as the necking immediately below the echinus is decorated with a band of leaves, the arrangement of which varies in different cases.
But, as will be evident, the bright bands bordering the central band are now not inferior to it in brightness; in fact, a band similar to the central band is reproduced an indefinite number of times, so long as there is no sensible discrepancy of phase in the secondary waves proceeding from the various parts of the same slit.
The aperture and the number of bands being both fixed, the condition of blackness determines the angular magnitude of a band and of the spectrum.
The position of Q corresponding to a given value of V, that is, to a band of given order, is by (19) BQ= aa b AD=V?
By means of this expression we may trace the locus of a band of given order as b varies.
The Cretaceous beds form a band along each side of the Cordillera and along the southern flank of the Caribbean chain, and they spread over the greater part of the provinces of Falcon and Lara.
Cetywayo's party (who now became known as Usutus) suffered severely at the hands of the two chiefs, who were aided by a band of white freebooters.
Peletan classes all these limestones as Triassic. Triassic beds of the Pacific coastal type occur in a band along the south-western coast.
In this institution the chief of the tribe, or of some plainly marked division of the tribe, gathered about himself a band of chosen warriors, who formed a kind of private military force and body-guard.
In France itself he trained at the Ecole des Chartes and the College de France a band of disciples who continued the traditions of exact research that he established.
These men he denounced as traitors; but a band of youthful enthusiasts encouraged their leader in his revolutionary course.
After spending six years in Constantinople, where he published a Turkish-German Dictionary and various linguistic works, and where he acquired some twenty Oriental languages and dialects, he visited Teheran; and then, disguised as a dervish, joined a band of pilgrims from Mecca, and spent several months with them in rough and squalid travel through the deserts of Asia.
He co-operated with a band of young writers at Darmstadt and Frankfort, including Goethe, who in a journal of their own sought to diffuse the new ideas.
Both at King's College and at Cambridge Maurice gathered round him a band of earnest students, to whom he directly taught much that was valuable drawn from wide stores of his own reading, wide rather than deep, for he never was, strictly speaking, a learned man.
They came accompanied by a band of Roman maidens vowed to live a celibate life in a nunnery in Palestine.
He fell fighting on the side of a band of Rhodian colonists against some later immigrants from Pallene in Achaea.
Although Cyrus was defeated at Cunaxa, this rebellion was disastrous inasmuch as it opened to the Greeks the way into the interior of the empire, and demonstrated that no oriental force was able to withstand a band of well-trained Greek soldiers.
Ezra, a scribe of repute, well versed in the laws of Moses, returns with a band of exiles in order to reorganize the religious community.
It is a band of iron, enclosed in a circlet formed of six plates of gold, hinged one to the other, and richly jewelled and enamelled.
But the love of their native valleys was strong among the exiles, and in 1689 one of their pastors, Henri Arnaud, led a band of Boo men to the reconquest of their.
As he was not a great baron with a body of vassals at his command, he put himself at the head of a band of adventurers, and fought on the side of Charles and of France.
When contact was made it completed an electric circuit which passed to a recording station, and there, by means of an electro-magnet, actuated a style writing a record on a band of travelling smoked paper.
In 1833 he had welcomed as workers among his people a band of French Protestant missionaries, and as the Boer immigrants began to settle in his neighbourhood he decided to seek support from the British at the Cape.
The mule path descends on the south side of the pass by an extraordinary series of zigzags, made accessible for mules (though no rider is now allowed to descend on mule-back) by a band of Tirolese workmen in 1740-1741.
Between the Kuro Siwo and the Asiatic coast a band of cold water, with a slight movement to the southward, known as the Oya Siwo, forms the analogue of the " Cold Wall " of the Atlantic. In the higher latitudes of the South Pacific the surface movement forms part of the west wind-drift of the Roaring Forties.
Again Laomedon broke his word; whereupon Heracles returned with a band of warriors, attacked Troy, and slew Laomedon and all his sons except Priam.
Their proper title is "Clerks Regulars of the Society of Jesus," the word Societas being taken as synonymous with the original Spanish term, Compania; perhaps the military term Cohors might more fully have expressed the original idea of a band of spiritual soldiers living under martial law and discipline.
If all molecules moved with the velocity of mean square, the line would be drawn out into a band having on the frequency scale a width 2Nv/V, where v is now the velocity of mean square.
A band might in that case fade away towards zero frequencies, and as s increases, return again from infinity with diminishing distances, the head and the tail pointing in the same direction; or with a different value of constants a band might fade away towards infinite frequencies, then return through the whole range of the spectrum to zero frequencies, and once more return with its tail near its head.
We therefore should expect a band in place of the line, which is the case, but our calculation is not able to give the displacement of the most intense portion, which is what we require for comparison with experiment.
If we find a body containing the 740 absorption and a band with the most refrangible edge commencing at 892, or with the least refrangible edge terminating at 920, we may be pretty sure that we have an ethyl radical present.
If that line be connected with a band we may feel certain that some derivative of benzene is present.
He regarded the monstrous system of misrule for which they were primarily responsible with indignation, made no secret of his sentiments, and soon gathered round him a band of young officers of strong royalist proclivities, whom he formed into a club, the so-called Svenska Botten (Sweden's groundwork).
The vestment was at first a perfectly plain white cloth, but in the 12th century the custom arose of decorating the upper border with a band of embroidery, the parure (parura) or "apparel."
In Scotland Robert Haldane sold his estate and devoted f, 25,000 to the cause; with others he would have gone to India himself but for the prohibition of the East India Company, one of whose directors said he would rather see a band of devils in India than a band of missionaries.
The central zone of crystalline rock consists chiefly of gneisses and schists, but folded within it is a band of Palaeozoic rocks which divides it longitudinally into two parts.
The magnetite ore bodies which supply this industry lie in a band about 180 m.
The Oligocene forms a band stretching from Antwerp to Maastricht, and this is followed towards the north by a discontinuous strip of Miocene and a fairly extensive area of Pliocene.
Ahaziah despatched a captain with a band of fifty to arrest him.
Henry was surprised by a band of rebels in his fortress at the Harzburg; he fled to Hersfeld and appealed to the princes for support, but he could not compel them to aid him and they would grant him nothing.
At this period a band of Sikh fanatics called "akalis," attacked Sir Charles Metcalfe's escort, and the steadiness with which the disciplined sepoys repulsed them, so impressed the maharaja that he decided to change the strength of his army from cavalry to infantry.
The short streak of light thus obtained moves with Mirror, .l 4,Stindd Boom Balance Weight, j/?/?j?jj/ Masonry Column Lamp Br.mide Paper_ On- Need,Le o 0 the movement of the boom over a second slit perpendicular to the first and made in the lid of a box containing clockwork driving a band of bromide paper.
On his death the nobles, notably Fleming, Livingstone, Crawford, Hamilton and Boyd, made a band for securing power and place.
Presently Judas arrived with a band of armed men, and greeted his Master with a kiss - the signal for His arrest.
It is in the main basaltic, but a band of quartz-porphyry runs from the centre in a north-westerly direction to the coast, and there is some oolitic rock on the north shores.
John is said to have owed his education in philosophy, mathematics and theology to an Italian monk named Cosmas, whom Sergius had redeemed from a band of captive slaves.
But the majority were merely a band 1 Noldeke, Tabari, 246.
Moawiya, a great-grandson of Ali's brother Ja t far, put himself at the head of a band of Shiites and maulas, made himself master of Kufa and marched upon Hira, where, since Yusuf b.
A little before sunset a procession is formed at the house of the bridegroom, and proceeds with a band of music, amid great pomp and ceremony, to the house of the bride's father.
In violation therefore of international amities, and practically in disobedience of orders, he broke the peace, caused a band of Mexican cavalry mounts to be seized, and prompted some American settlers to occupy Sonoma (14th June 1846).
Triassic, Jurassic and Cretaceous beds form a band south of the Sea of Marmora, probably the continuation of the Mesozoic band of the Black Sea coast.
He also stopped a band of the Alamanni who wished to invade Italy.
The conquest of the Seven Cities was determined upon, and a band of adventurers, led by Francisco Vasquez de Coronado, set out in 1539.
In heraldry a "pale" is a band placed vertically in the centre of a shield, hence "in pale" or "to impale" is used of the marshalling of two coats side by side on a shield divided vertically.
In the north both the Cretaceous and Tertiary beds of this zone are limited in extent, but towards the south Mesozoic beds, which are at least in part Cretaceous, form a band of considerable width.
At this time (c. 1815-1840) numbers of persons brought discredit on the missionary cause by their illiteracy, narrow-minded prejudices his advice it was decided to create a band of native states on the northern and eastern frontiers of the colony.
On the 15th of August 1792, he led a band of peasants to prevent the departure of the volunteers of St Ouen, near Laval, and retired to the wood of Misdon, where they lived in huts and subterranean chambers.
But on the 15th of March 1147 Alphonso stormed the fortress of Santarem, and about the same time a band of crusaders on their way to Palestine landed at Oporto and volunteered for the impending siege of Lisbon.
On the night of the 11th of March 1801 Paul was murdered in his bedroom in the St Michael Palace by a band of dismissed officers headed by General Bennigsen, a Hanoverian in the Russian service.
They got together a band of about twenty men ready to sacrifice their lives for an idea, and set sail on their desperate venture on the 1 2th of June 1844.
David's Theological College, Lampeter, where he gathered about him a band of earnest religious enthusiasts, known as the Lampeter Brethren, and was eventually ordained to the curacy of Charlinch in Somerset, where he had sole charge in the illness and absence of the rector, the Rev. Samuel Starkey.
After the capture of the city he gathered a band of fugitives in Bithynia and established himself in the town of Nicaea, which became the chief rallying-point for his countrymen.
Their decoration is confined to a band round the upper part of the pot, or often only a projecting flange lapped round the whole rim.
It remained undisturbed till the night of the 22nd of November, when a band of about 40 men dressed as Indians, in imitation of the Boston party, broke into the cellar and made a bonfire of the tea.
The highland rocks no doubt once extended along the whole length of the state from north to south; but they are now crossed by a band of Upper Palaeozoic sediments, which extend up to the valley of the Hunter river and separate the Blue Mountains and the Southern Highlands of New South Wales from the New England tableland to the north.
On the evening of that day Christian summoned his captains to a private conference at the palace, the result of which was quickly apparent, for at dusk a band of Danish soldiers, with lanterns and torches, broke into the great hall and carried off several carefully selected persons.
In these circumstances he decided to leave Scotland, but a variety of causes prevented his departure; and meanwhile at Craigmillar a band of nobles undertook to free Mary from her husband, who refused to be present at the baptism of his son, James, at Stirling in December 1566.
In the centre of the fan lies a band of crystalline rocks which disappears towards the east.
The geological sequence begins with the granite and schists of the central zone, which form a band extending from Fisht on the west to a point some distance beyond Kasbek on the east.
Collecting a band of peasants and smugglers, he took the château of Gallais, where he captured a cannon, christened by the Vendeans the "Missionary"; he then took the towns of Chemille, Cholet, Vihiers and Chalonnes (March 1793).
Rumania begins on the seaward side with a band of territory called the Dobrudja; and broadens westward into the form of a blunted crescent, its northern horn being called Moldavia, its southern Walachia.
On the 5th of October he was attacked by a band of assassins and left for dead, but the wounds were not mortal.
Each nation contributed a band of colonists, who selected the island of St Kitts or St Christopher, in the West Indies, where the settlers of both nations were simultaneously planted.
Then he crossed to England with a band of mercenaries, and seized Windsor and Wallinglord castles.
Yet he was so frankly impossible as a ruler that, save the earls of Pembroke and Chester, all his English followers had left him, and he had no one to back him but the papal legate Gualo and a band of foreign mercenaries.
In 1712 the slaughter of a band of Foxes near Detroit was the signal for hostilities which lasted almost continuously until 1740, 1 and in which every tribe in the Wisconsin country was sooner or later involved either in alliance with the Foxes or with the French; the Chippewa, always hostile to the Foxes, the Potawatomi and the Menominee sided with the French.
This pro-British spirit, however, did not dominate the whole Wisconsin region, and while De Langlade was harassing the Pennsylvania and Virginia frontier, Godefrey de Linctot, a trader of Prairie du Chien, acting as agent for George Rogers Clark, detached several western tribes from the British adherence, and personally led a band of French settlers to his aid.
Perhaps the finest existing statue of her is the Diana of Versailles from Hadrian's Villa (now in the Louvre), in which she wears a short tunic drawn in at the waist and sandals on her feet; her hair is bound up into a knot at the back of her head, with a band over the forehead.
In the young spike, which arises when the leaf is still very small, a band of tissue derived from superficial cells is distinguishable along either side; this sporangiogenic band gives rise to the sporogenous groups, the sterile septa between them, and the outer walls of the sporangia.
The unit of Icelandic politics was the homestead with its franklin-owner (buendi) its primal organization the hundredmoot (thing), its tie the gooorc5(godar) or chieftainship. The chief who had led a band of kinsmen and dependants to the new land, taken a " claim " there, and parcelled it out among them, naturally became their leader, presiding as priest at the temple feasts and sacrifices of heathen times, acting as speaker of their moot, and as their representative towards the neighbouring chiefs.
In the extreme north-east the crystalline scnists of the Carpathians extend to the south side of the Danube, and stretch parallel to the Morava in a band along its right bank.
They were accordingly taken up anew by a band of continental inquirers, primarily by three men of untiring energy and vivid genius, Leonhard Euler, Alexis Clairault, and Jean le Rond d'Alembert.
In September, however, in concert with Gustav von Struve, he crossed the Rhine from Switzerland at the head of a band of volunteers, and proclaimed a republic in Baden.
On the 15th of July 1895 he was attacked and barbarously mutilated by a band of Macedonian assassins in the streets of Sofia, and succumbed to his injuries three days later.
Gold is found almost all over the region of crystalline rocks, except in and around the Antsihanaka province, the richest auriferous districts being a band of country parallel with the east coast and spreading at its southern end into the interior; and another tract, whose centre is about 100 m.
This formation helps to build up the central plateau, and a band outcrops around its edge.
The outer surfaces of the walls are usually divided by a horizontal moulding into two unequal zones, the lower one plain with a band of sculptured ornaments at the base, and the upper elaborately sculptured.
The name was black against a band the color of red wine, both intricate and bold, with odd characters etched into the edges of the band.
During the show you provide live accompaniment with a band of three others.
But I was genuinely astonished to play with a band with a worse name on the same tour.
Some of the comments on here really show what a band of small minded bigots they really are.
He says, " I was in a band for a short time - it was a pretty crummy band.
Next up on the NME tent was Bloc Party a band that I find incredibly dull.
Like all muscles, the tensor fascia lata has a band of connective tissue at each end which bind it to bone.
At this point a band of massive, highly fossiliferous limestone was noted.
Bonn gig has more interaction with the audience and showed Stuart to be the best frontman a band could have.
Guide to Irish genealogy The legendary Fianna of Ireland were a band of mighty noble warriors.
Sounds like it was made by the crazy guy Tom who lives above you who always talks about ' getting a band together ' .
It is a good thing because if a band has no heartthrobs in it then they might not sell as many records.
Hammerfall was the brainchild of guitarist Oscar Dronjak as a band that could play solid, heavy metal.
I mean there was a band at school, but I was far too introverted to be involved in something like that.
Because it's quite jokey at home - " Oh, you're in a band?
Jack White has acknowledged that a band like The White Stripes has a limited life span, but surely even he didn't expect this.
Or, in the eyes of some, a band of social misfits running their own private mafia.
According to Liam, ' because of the extraordinary discrepancy in height between us '; a band united only by their mutual mistrust.
In Portadown a loyalist mob went on a rampage through the town after a band parade.
In the center is the royal monogram VRI around which is a band with the text " Kabul to Kandahar 1880 " .
The development of the spine starts with a band of fibrous tissue called the notochord.
A more illuminating image might be that of a band in 1986 producing a perfect psychedelic pastiche.
This fine hand made wedding ring is crafted using 95% pure platinum with a band of 75% pure gold.
First to tout their wares tonight are Dublin based quintet Bell X1, a band who have had little or no favorable press.
Band exposure quotient The sum of the frequency exposure quotients of a band at a location.
Eight songs is too few, of course, from a band who could keep an audience rapt for hours.
Or simply contact the National Youth Officer who can advise you if there is a band or majorette troupe in your area.
This is a band that can do the straight forward heartbreaker song as well as they next load of soppy indie tykes.
It's a band of elaborate embroidery, especially on ecclesiastical vestments.
In one form a drum, mounted on an axis and covered by a band of paper soaked in a solution of caustic potash, was turned under a spring the end of which was in contact through a platinum point with the paper.
The Herulian invaders had been but a band of adventurers; the Goths were an army; the Lombards, far more formidable, were a nation in movement.
About iroo the conical mitre begins to give place to a round one; a band of embroidery is next set over the top from back to front, which tends to bulge up the soft material on either side; and these bulges develop into points or horns.
Tacitus, in describing the attack made on the island of Mona (Anglesea) by the Romans under Suetonius Paulinus, represents the legionaries as being awestruck on landing by the appearance of a band of Druids, who, with hands uplifted towards heaven, poured forth terrible imprecations on the heads of the invaders.
This failed to subdue the monks, whom the Archbishop of Volinsk described as " a band of soft-brained idiots led by a vainglorious hussar."
The bottle maker heats the fractured neck of the bottle, binds a band of molten glass round the end of it and simultaneously shapes the inside and the outside of the neck by using the tool shown in fig.
Meanwhile the intrepid group of painters in oil plod along unflinchingly, having formed themselves into an association (the hakuba-kai) which gives periodical exhibitions, and there are, in Tokyo and KiOto, wellorganized and flourishing art schools which receive a substantial measure of state aid, as well as a private academy founded by Okakura with a band of seceders from the hybrid fashions of the GahO system.
Whitefield's visits raised a band of pioneer preachers, cultured and uncultured, men who knew their Bibles but often interpreted them awry.
Perry used a band or rope brake in which compensation is.
Destined for the arena, he, with a band of his fellow-gladiators, broke out of a training school at Capua and took refuge on Mt Vesuvius (73).
On the last day, which should be that terminating with the eve of Friday, or of Monday, the bride is taken in procession to the bridegrooms house, accompanied by her female friends, and a band of musicians, jugglers, wrestlers, &c. As before stated, a boy about to be circumcised joins in such a procession, or, frequently, a succession of such boys.
They wear a special dress, a band of blue cloth on the left arm; they may earn an extra gratuity and spend a part of it in buying extra food or articles of comfort and relaxation; they may take their meals in association, converse at them or at exercise, but not at labour.
Meanwhile the " Popish Plot," the creation of a band of impostors encouraged by Shaftesbury and the most violent and unscrupulous of the extreme Protestant party in order to exclude James from the throne, had thrown the whole country into a panic. Charles's conduct in this conjuncture was highly characteristic and was marked by his usual cynical selfishness.
Collecting a band of peasants and smugglers, he took the chÃ¢teau of Gallais, where he captured a cannon, christened by the Vendeans the "Missionary"; he then took the towns of Chemille, Cholet, Vihiers and Chalonnes (March 1793).
Beginning with the sagas of the west, most perfect in style and form, the earliest in subject is that of Gold-Thori (c. 930), whose adventurous career it relates; Hensa-porissaga tells of the burning of Blund-Ketil, a noble chief, an event which led to Thord Gelli's reforms next year (c. 964); Gislasaga (960-980) tells of the career and death of that ill-fated outlaw; it is beautifully written, and the verses by the editor (13th century) are good and appropriate; Hord's Saga (980) is the life of a band of outlaws on Whalesfirth, and especially of their leader Hord.
Suddenly, towards evening, a band of robbers swooped down upon them.
There is a band of thieves in our district who ought to be arrested by a strong force--October 11.
Those more interested in more sedate pursuits were serenaded by a band.
A few years ago we split the music scene in half with a band of snotty kids called The Virgin Suicides.
Polly Vernon catches up with the Darkness on tour in Europe - and finds a band with angst in their spandex pants.
They have hired a band which strums away in the background.
Around 8pm a band of thundery weather made its way through the central lowlands, centered to the west of Wishaw.
Your chest may feel tight (like a band tightening around your chest).
Ever thought about treading the boards, playing in a band or being a stage hand?
At what point does a liking of a band turn into an unhealthy obsession?
It 's a band of elaborate embroidery, especially on ecclesiastical vestments.
At last, a band that remember how to rock - and how to wail out their vocals.
The musicians are planning to collaborate with the possibility of starting a band.
Themusiciansare planning to collaborate, with the possibility of starting a band.
Now that the elastic is in place, you'll need to sew up the ends and sew the two ends together to form a band.
Bras that ride up in the back may have a band size that is too large or straps that aren't positioned correctly.
Ask about battery life span, an FM radio receiver (this will identify the title and artist of a band you hear on the radio), and USB or FireWire ports for quick connection to your computer.
Wide curved collars, collars with tabs holding them together and collars that appear like a band (i.e., no collar, really) are best for informal events and family occasions like outings.
Many sufferers of tension type headaches describe the feeling of having a band of pressure going around their head.
Hire a band that is familiar with playing a mix of classical music as well as upbeat, modern pop songs.
In the past, proms were celebrated in the traditional manner of dancing and food, with a band or DJ to boot.
Some people have interests that are stereotypically cool (like being a cheerleader or a sport's team captain), while others do not (such as being a band geek or a part of the theater).
Some school bands also have a band camp during spring break.
Great gift ideas that won't break your bank account include stuffed bears, flowers, and a music CD by a band she loves.
Getting a band in the first place can be difficult, let alone picking the one to make everyone happy.
Discuss the pros and cons of having a band and set a reasonable amount aside to pay for it.
A good place to start looking for a band includes getting recommendations from friends and family, or by checking out online listings, such as the wedding bands at GigSalad.
Brides and grooms may be tempted to hire a band that specializes in one type of music, such as swing, jazz, or country.
They might also want to pick a band that has an original repertoire of songs.
Therefore, it is important to find a band early in the wedding planning process.
Add some basic cocktail foods and a band or DJ and you're done.
Complete your end of the deal and meet goals and deadlines, like when to send the invitations or select a band.
George Michael began his singing career with a band called The Executive, but it wasn't until he teamed up with classmate Andrew Ridgeley to form the duo WHAM! that he found success.
He also owns a recording company and is managing a band called Rocco Deluca & The Burden from Long Beach, California.
Post Bow Wow Wow, Boy George formed a band with his friend Mikey Craig, a bass player.
She later formed a band with her brother and died her blond hair black.
She has since dabbled in a variety of media, including forming a band with her brother Cory, writing a book, and appearing in a couple of reality television shows.
Ford enjoyed the harder rock and roll that was gaining popularity in the late 1960s and early 1970s, and it wasn't long before she joined a band.
As with adult tees, the shirts can either be specific to a band and a concert, or they can be an alt shirt in either a long or short-sleeved version.
Also remember that electric guitars are typically associated with being the lead guitar in a band.
Kurt Cobain's suicide put an abrupt end to Nirvana, a band that almost single-handedly sounded the death knell of the arena rock era.
This tour de force was very well received in the music community, and soon Grohl found himself putting together a band to tour with.
Mercy Me was originally a group of friends from Greenville, Texas who formed a band to play praise and worship music.
Ed King claims that he got the inspiration from a riff from fellow Skynyrd guitarist Gary Rossington one night at a band rehearsal.
Her career took off when she moved to New York in 1991 and started playing with a band in some of the hippest bars in the city.
One of the most rewarding parts of being both a guitar player and a fan of a band can be learning and then playing their chords.
Improving your skills will eventually help you play more difficult songs and might even lead you into forming a band of your own.
Seether started as a band in Johannesburg in 1999 and was originally knows as Saron Gas for the first three years of their existence.
Seether is a band that is showing no signs of slowing down, so check back often at the tab websites listed above.
One of the best ways to enjoy a band is to figure out how to play their guitar tabs!
As I Lay Dying is a band composed of five current members hailing from the San Diego area of California.
Obviously, the piano tabs will be minimal for a band like Pantera, but there are plenty of guitar, bass and drum tabs here for almost any Pantera song you could want to learn how to play.
Figure in their controversial appearance (they play in matching jumpsuits and all members wear dark, sinister-looking masks), and you have a band that continues to create a tremendous buzz.
When you sit down to learn tabs for a band like Slipknot, you need to make sure you read the notes carefully so you can be sure you are in the right tuning.
If you have a band and want everyone to learn your favorite Steppenwolf song, check out this site and see if there is information here that will help out.
The problem with finding tabs for a band like Steppenwolf is that they are so defined by a few songs that those songs dominate the material found on tab sites.
Their last gig as a band was at Rocklahoma in July of 2009.
The roots of American bluegrass sprouted in the late 1930s when Bill Monroe put together a band called the Blue Grass Boys.
When others are struggling through weeks of lessons, you are starting a band and jamming out on simple songs with friends.
The small pearls are set into a band that wraps the entire finger.
They have an elastic waistband and a band at the bottom of each leg opening.
The style is popular for military forces and can be designed in several variations including those with a ring that can hold a band of foliage that may be attached to the hat to aid in camouflage.
They are made to military specifications and have an adjustable chin strap, screened vent and a band made from web material.
A bra consists of cups (which hold your actual breasts in place), a band (which holds the entire bra in place), and straps that can be removed for a variety of styles.
The kimono usually has a band of continuous fabric which goes up one side, around the back of the neck and down the other side.
The neckline consists of a collar that connects to a band that fits around the neck like a choker necklace.
Invite guests to dress in eveningwear, and consider hiring a band for background music or to provide the opportunity for dancing after dinner.
To remove the track and display (Performance Mode), get a band multiplier (with at least 2 players) for 42 seconds.
Luckily a band called the Rub Rabbits shows up with some ideas on how he can get her attention!
Hard. If you've ever dreamed of being in a band but didn't have the talent or friends, then Rock Band, a new addition to the music games genre, is for you.
Beware, though, they also can have their biases - some are the gaming equivalent of the guy at the indie record store who rolls his eyes every time you mention a band that's sold more than 10 records (High Fidelity, anyone?).
Pulmonary artery banding, narrowing the pulmonary artery with a band to reduce blood flow and pressure in the lungs, is used for ventricular septal defect, atrioventricular canal defect, and tricuspid atresia.
Robert Firpo, a band leader, expanded the instrumentation into a tango sextet, with two bandoneons, two violins, a piano and a double bass.
While the bears are recognized all over the world, not everybody knows what they stand for, and many people who know that they are the symbol of a band do not know to what musical group they belong.
It was introduced to the States in 1913, but didn't really take off until a decade later when a band leader brought in some professional Rumba musicians and dancers to New York.
Everyone in a band has grown a beard at some point in the last year.
Pull the hair back into a loose ponytail at the nape of the neck and secure with a band.
Waxing involves applying warm wax to hair, covering with a strip and ripping off in one quick motion, similar to the way you would yank off a band aid.
On the other hand, for most people, landing a lucrative acting gig or hitting it big in a band is not likely.
This features a band that can be left high for coverage, rolled for comfort, and rolled twice for support.
If it is so loose you have to adjust the straps (making it ride up in the back), consider going down a band size.
Most strapless tankinis have a loose-fitting top with just a band of elastic to keep the tankini in place.
Some suits offer mesh only at the neck line, while others offer cut outs down the sides of the suit or in a band across the belly.
This is a one-piece collar without a band that can be worn either open or closed.
Watch for a reading by his favorite author, a lecture about a topic that intrigues him, or a concert by a band he's wondered about.
By choosing a band set, a couple guarantees that the rings match, and many band sets can coordinate with a variety of Engagement Ring Designs.
The young slave was in love with an Irish girl and spent his time creating a band for her in case he was ever freed.
Some jobs, for example, would not be conducive to wearing a two-carat stone, but a band with smaller diamonds would be acceptable.
An alternative is a band with diamonds only across the top, but if you're looking at it from a symbolism perspective, the circle is broken, so it may not make an ideal choice.
Also, if the engagement ring is intricate, it could be hard to choose a band outside of a set.
Just be sure to choose a set with a band that will complement both rings.
For a more traditional look, choose a band with intricate carvings or detail.
This is where you can find a silver rainbow moonstone engagement ring with a band that depicts the Celtic knot.
While you're unlikely to find a ring with a band that contains both metals, you'll find both have a similar silver look.
Today's wedding rings featuring baguette diamonds often use channel settings because it is an attractive and secure way to fit this type of long stone into a band style.
This 14 carat white gold ring features three main princess cut diamonds and a band covered in round cut diamonds.
If you plan to wear you puzzle ring for decades to come, you'll probably be happiest with a band made out of platinum.
You'll cherish your ring for the rest of your life if you take the time to choose a band that truly symbolizes you and your fiancé.
Seven diamonds all of the same size done in a band style ring.
However, if you're looking for a band with a little more visual impact, wider is better.
A wedding band is a personal declaration, so you want to take the time to find a band that is made by someone who is thinking about what they are doing.
Featured on the same channel as Hannah Montana (Disney Channel), the Jonas Brothers is a band made up of three teen brothers.
There's a band of medieval knights searching for the Holy Grail, only to encounter all kinds of crazy obstacles like a rabid bunny and a castle full of virgins.
Claire features a transparent Lucite strap running from the instep to ankle and a band of rhinestones decorating the toe.
The upper is a band of manmade material that wraps across the top of the foot, leaving the rest bare.
Openned in 1907, it included large picnic lawns, a band shell, and a stage for vaudeville productions.
However, the old rule that you cannot wear a band of one metal with a case of another isn't necessarily true today.
A different colored band or a band made from another material is often a great way to bring a watch up to date.
If a seller cannot produce a band with a model number that matches the 10 digit number for the watch, it is most likely a replica.
Try to replace the watch band with a band of a similar quality and style.
Once the cradle and the iPod are connected, they feel like one piece, so your new Wrist Jockey seems to be a single item, rather than an iPod stuck onto a band.
Visor - A visor cap usually has a brim that shades the eye area attached to a band that goes around the head.
When using a band that forms a loop or a figure eight, make sure you know where the band was bonded together.
Try on different kinds of bras, fiddle with different sizes (you may need to go up a cup and down a band size).
Girls' training bras usually begin at a band size of about 28 and a cup size of AAA.
If your bra size is larger, you want a bit more coverage and support, or you're looking for a shirt to wear out on the town, opt for a shirt with a true built-in bra rather than an elastic strap and a band of extra material.
They have a band along the waist, like a brief.
Let's say a band forms and releases ten songs.
On tour with a dance troupe, she met Dan Gilroy and started a band called "The Breakfast Club".
Glenn Frey (guitar and keyboard), Bernie Leadon (guitar, mandolin and banjo) and Randy Meisner (bassist) had been playing as a band with Linda Ronstadt until they met up with drummer Don Henley and decided to form their own band in 1971.
Their first performance as a band was as a support act to The Waterboys.
Four members of the band performed together for a charity event in Ayr in 1998, which sparked rumours of a band reunion.
Joe Strummer and Jones had also attended art school, but their motivation was to get a band together, not learn how to make art.
He told everyone he drummed for the Temptations, but he really drummed for a band that opened for them.
Their first performance as a band was in the West End of Glasgow, in the Kelvin Hall under the name of The Run-Rig Dance Band, in 1973.
In January 1981, unemployed best friends Shaun Ryder and Bez started a band in Manchester, allegedly to give them something to do other than take drugs.
Nine Inch Nails are a band that emerged in the late 80s and experienced great success throughout their career.
For a band with as explosive a success story as NIN, four years was a long time to wait between albums(though a song for the soundtrack to Lost Highway, "The Perfect Drug", was released in the interval).
Even so, guitarist John Nolan and bassist Shaun Cooper left the band in spite of their success, going on to form Straylight Run while leaving the remaining members to ponder their future as a band.
You'll find a band bio, news videos, tour dates, and a shop for all your White Stripes needs (don't miss the Jolene single).
When a band comes from a true place and displays that they are more than amateurs on their respective instruments, it is time to listen regardless of the subculture or genre.
Although Plumb's success started out as a band effort, the singer went solo after the third with continued success.
He started learning the technical ropes of music at that young age, and by age 12, he was heading a band that was a big hit on the local circuit.
Born Tiffany Lee Arbuckle, the artist's initial records were marketed as a band with the name Plumb, derived from the Suzanne Vega song "My Favorite Plum".
The UK's all powerful Radio One - the station that a band needs to be playing their records on if they are to make it in the charts - gave the song a couple of spins and then famously deemed it "too depressing" to play again.
Nothing makes a band as unhappy as being forced into the role of one-trick pony, and it didn't take long for Radiohead to tire of taking to the stage in front of audiences only interested in hearing them play Creep.
Weezer is a band full of unlikely rock stars and their mainstream success has surprised a lot of people.
In Australia, the band is known as The Saboteurs, due to a conflict with a band already performing under the name The Raconteurs.
Soon, the girl was gone, and Weiland and DeLeo were sharing her old apartment and putting together a band.
Named after her experiences at the Peabody Conservatory, Y Kant Tori Read, was Tori Amos' attempt at forming a band in 1985.
He then made the rather unusual choice of heading to Tulsa, Oklahoma to get his music career off the ground (after splitting up with Axium, a band he had been in since his high school days).
In Tulsa, Cook took a role as a session musician in a band called Midwest Kings.
After leaving Berklee College of Music, Mayer headed to Atlanta with college Berklee friend Clay Cook and started a band with Cook called LoFi Masters.
Soon, they had sold a whopping 100,000 copies of the tape - an almost unheard of number of sales at the time by a band direct selling the release themselves without even indie label backing.
Strontium 90 had plans to play as a band for a Gong reunion show and then called it quits, but the three existing members of The Police recruited Strontium 90 member Andy Summers to their band.
Likewise, a popular soundtrack or placement in a popular film can breathe new life into a song that has stopped selling, bring renewed interest to a band that has fallen from the spotlight or make overnight stars of underground musicians.
She is also in a band called Selena Gomez and the Scene.
Pete Seeger - Pete Seeger played in a band with Guthrie and penned protest music standards like If I Had a Hammer and Turn, Turn, Turn.
This is especially common if you are looking up the lyrics to a song by a band that is not very well known, or that is hard to understand when it is performed.
In 1982, Yankovic formed a band after consulting with an agent named Jay Levey, who he met while traveling with Dr. Demento's stage show.
The label convinced the brothers to start a band and release an album as a unit.
The Cure discography is the musical history of a band that struggled for years to define its sound.
Bonding over a shared love of music, the friends quickly formed a band and threw themselves into practicing.
After a few name and line-up changes - and despite the fact that the guys had reservations about getting serious about a band with a female singer - the friends decided to do just that.
At the end of the first session Diddy decided that he didn't have enough talent on board to form a band and kept only three of the hundreds of girls who auditioned.
The next part of the movie becomes part anthropological-study, part Lord of the Flies, as Mad Max is discovered and rescued by a band of forgotten children.
Add a good witch (Billy Burke as Glinda), a bad witch (Margaret Hamilton as the Wicked Witch of the West), a collection of Munchkins and a band of flying monkeys and you have a movie to conjure with.
After a shoot-out at a chemical plant between the police and a band of thugs working for a local organized crime ring, Jack Napier, having fallen into a vat of chemicals, is transformed into the Joker.
If you have a business to promote, a book to sell or are in a band that's trying to get more attention, having a MySpace page is great for public relations.
Setting up a band page on MySpace is simple.
Whether you're a band trying get new fans, or simply a person who loves music, MySpace can help you bring a bit of melody into your life.
Well, many of these social networks allow you to create a special page for a business or a band or something similar.
MySpace still provides numerous helpful tools to those users and is still just as easy for fans of a band to use.
Hiring a band can get expensive, so if funding is tight, pop in a few favorite CDs and let everyone get down.
At this time, he was also part of a band called New Regime, playing lead guitar, and he became a talented song writer.