Slow Motion Daydream is an album by Everclear that was released by Capitol Records on March 11, 2003. Recorded in 2002. The first single released to radio from Slow Motion Daydream was "Volvo Driving Soccer Mom", followed by second single "The New York Times". Though the album debuted better than the band's last album at 33 on the Billboard charts, the album quickly fell off the charts due to lack of promotion by Capitol Records and a dwindling fan base.
So Long, Astoria is the fourth full-length album released by The Ataris on March 4, 2003. This is The Ataris' first album on Columbia Records, having previously been signed to independent punk label Kung Fu Records. It peaked at #24 on the Billboard 200 and has gone gold since. The album's title song alludes to the 1985 film The Goonies, which is set in Astoria, Oregon.
Cyclorama is an album by Styx, released in 2003. This was the first studio album with Lawrence Gowan, following the departure of group co-founder Dennis DeYoung in 1999. It was also the only album released by the Lawrence Gowan/Tommy Shaw/James Young/Glen Burtnik/Todd Sucherman lineup. The album peaked at #127 on the Billboard 200 Albums chart. The album's first single was "Waiting for Our Time".
Faceless is the third studio album by the heavy metal band Godsmack. The album introduced drummer Shannon Larkin, former drummer for Ugly Kid Joe. The album was released on April 8, 2003. The songs "Straight Out of Line" and "I Stand Alone" had Grammy nominations for 'Best Rock Song' and, 'Best Hard Rock Performance' respectively.
Hail to the Thief is the sixth studio album by English alternative rock band Radiohead, released on 9 June 2003. It debuted at number one in the United Kingdom and at number three in the United States, where it sold a greater number of copies in its first week than any of Radiohead's albums to date. The album's singles were "There There", "Go to Sleep" and "2 + 2 = 5".
St. Anger is the eighth studio album by American heavy metal band Metallica. Released on June 5, 2003, this album marks the longest time span between studio albums from Metallica, with the nearly six years between the release of ReLoad and St. Anger and the first to receive a Parental Advisory label excluding Garage Inc. (a cover album), ' (a live album), and S&M (also a live album).
Quebec is the 8th album by Ween, released on August 5, 2003 on Sanctuary Records. It was the first album released after the band's contract with Elektra expired, and marked its return to independent labels.
High Anxiety was the seventh full-length album by the band Therapy?, and was the first to be released on Spitfire Records. It was released on May 5, 2003. The album was recorded from December 2002 to January 2003 at Parkgate Studios in Hastings. "High Anxiety" was the first album to feature drummer Neil Cooper, and the last recorded with guitarist/cellist Martin McCarrick, who departed in 2004.
A barrel vault, also known as a tunnel vault or a wagon vault, is an architectural element formed by the extrusion of a single curve (or pair of curves, in the case of a pointed barrel vault) along a given distance. The curves are typically circular in shape, lending a semi-cylindrical appearance to the total design. The barrel vault is the simplest form of a vault: effectively a series of arches placed side by side, i.e. , one after another.
The Jardin Catherine-Labouré is a park of about 7,000 square metres in Paris's Seventh Arrondisement, on Rue Babylone. This garden with grapevines and ornamental berries was the potager of the convent of the Daughters of Charity since 1633 and has been open to the public since 1977. There is a community garden along with an arbor-covered pathway.