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BRIEF: Tonight's TV picks: 'The Voice' knockouts; 'Dancing With the Stars'

October 28, 2013



--"The Voice" (8 p.m., NBC): Bring your battle gear. It's time for the knockout rounds on "The Voice," and we expect wild flurries of vocal haymakers -- or something along those lines.

--"Bar Hunters" (10 p.m., Discovery): Ever dream of owning a bar? It's certainly no party, but in the new series "Bar Hunters," bar expert and sommelier Tom Powers helps newbies turn their fantasies into reality.

--"The Pete Holmes Show" (Midnight, TBS): Late-night television welcomes yet another new face as the stand-up comedian presides over a show that features sketches, short films and in-studio interviews.

Also Monday:

--"Dancing With the Stars" (8 p.m., ABC)

--"How I Met Your Mother" (8 p.m., CBS)

--"Love & Hip Hop" (8 p.m., VH1)

--"Mom" (9:30 p.m., CBS)

--"Castle" (10 p.m., ABC)

--"The Blacklist" (10 p.m., NBC)

--"Independent Lens: The Graduates" (10 p.m., PBS)


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