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If you want to make money as a musician and you're not signed to a record contract, you need to be playing clubs to get your sound out there. Plus, there's nothing like an audience to hone your skills. Unfortunately, audiences (especially paying ones) are not so easy to come by.

Find out how to get started in the club circuit.

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"The Matrix Reloaded" or "X2"?
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     Auto-Stop - How Power Brakes Work

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     A Mighty Wind - How Hurricanes Work

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     The Big Chill - How Icemakers Work

In less than a century, ice has gone from a luxury to something many of us take for granted. If you've got an icemaker, there's no need to crack, dump and refill a single tray yourself. See how icemakers do all the work for you!


     Your Financial Future - How 401(k) Plans Work

Most of us have heard of it, many of us participate in it and lots of us have no idea what it really is. The 401(k) makes saving for the golden years a lot easier than it used to be. Find out what a 401(k) plan can do for you.


     Core the Big Apple - How New York Works

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     Sensory Overload - How ESP Works

Have you ever had a dream that came true? Or called a friend at the exact moment he was calling you? Most of us have had some sort of paranormal experience. Check out the evidence for and against the existence of ESP.


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