Jul 26, 2013
7/26/13: Today's Tips: Friday
FESTIVAL/MUSIC : Festival in the Desert: Caravan for Peace @ Freedom Square , Troy.
How we made: Stewart Levine and Jeffrey Levy-Hinte on Soul Power
I had been making records with Hugh Masekela since the early 1960s. We'd got this African-American hybrid going, and were always looking for ways to get more western exposure to African music: it really was the dark ages in awareness terms.
Superchunk, Billy Bragg, HFStival: Aging Gen X'er picks for Sept. 13-19
The primary lesson of "Up Where We Belong" is that it documents a pretty slim history - Link Wray, Oscar Pettiford, and Buffy Sainte-Marie are among the bigger names in the exhibition, unless you count artists like Johnny Cash or Jimi Hendrix, both of whom could have probably qualified for a CDIB but may not be the first people who come to mind ...
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Commercial Real Estate to Critical Acclaim: This Kid Is All Right
The pitch is the first step in an often very long process of making a movie. It's what gets the money people to open, or close, their wallets.
What's On: MOVIES
Country singer Bad Blake is past his prime but not yet over the hill. He scrapes by on a never-ending tour of small bars and bowling alleys in the American heartland with the help of pickup bands, aging groupies and whiskey.