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The prophet of Piparo
As the nation celebrates the 79th birthday of the greatest of them all, the Mighty Sparrow , the legacy of another calypso genius comes to mind.
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Wed Jul 09, 2014
Celebrating the evergreen Sparrow
There are many reasons for celebrating the Mighty Sparrow but one of the most compelling is surely the spirit of the man.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Shinhwa's Shin Hye-sung to return in duet with Lyn
Shin Hye-sung, main vocalist of Korea's longest running K-pop boy group, Shinhwa, is to reunite with ballad singer Lyn six years after their first duet in 2008.
'Bishop Gibson wanted to ban the Mighty Sparrow from Jamaicaa
REVERED founder of Kingston College, Bishop Percival Gibson once wanted to ban calypso great the Mighty Sparrow from performing in Jamaica, according to Jamaican journalist Ewart Walters in his controversial book We Come From Jamaica: The National Movement 1937-1962.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Harlan Daily Enterprise
Oil painting workshop set July 7-11
HARROGATE, Tenn. - Lincoln Memorial University will welcome Atlanta based artist Jennifer de Miguel Friedman July 7-11 for a workshop entitled "Painting the Rural."
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Las Cruces Sun-News
Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum: Lecture to focus on legendary cowboy Francisco Bojorquez
Francisco Bojorquez, left, is the subject of the New Mexico Farm & Ranch Heritage Museum's Culture Series presentation on Thursday.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Jazzfest review: Melissa Aldana & Crash Trio
It's not hard to discern the talent and discipline that helped propel Melissa Aldana to her win last fall at the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition.
Marco Antonio Solis and Gilberto Santa Rosa plan Coliseum bash
Get ready for an evening of Mexican pop and world class Salsa when Billboard Latin Music Award winner Marco Antonio Solis and Tropical Album chart topper Gilberto Santa Rosa pay a visit to the Nassau Coliseum on Sat., Aug. 30 at 8 p.m. This will be their only New York appearance.
Get hype for Walla Fest by listening to Vita and the Woolf's Fang Song EP
Vita and the Woolf is an indie pop duo comprised of Joey Anderson on drums and Jennifer Pague on lead vocals, keyboard and guitar.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
All About Jazz
CD/DOWNLOAD/ALBUM: Bay Area Vocalist Sherie Julianne to Release Debut CD "10 Degrees South" July 29
's path to singing Brazilian music took many unexpected turns-from a musical childhood in Miami to studying and teaching dance in San Francisco to working over the last decade with her mentor Marcos Silva at the Jazzschool in Berkeley.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Phoenix New Times
A Dispute Over Leash Laws Starts a Neighborhood Battle
When the front door swung open, Lulu took one look at the chaos inside the home and threw herself into the party.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Caravan Stockton Newspaper
Mexico's major pop-music performers, Marco Antonio Solis at the Stockton Arena
Marco Antonio Solis, the Mexican composer and record producer also known as El Buki will be performing at the Stockton Arena August 2nd at 8 pm.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Review & Photos | Medeski, Scofield, Martin & Wood | San Francisco
When it was announced that jazz/funk/fusion/wizard guitarist John Scofield would be joining his old A Go Go backing band Medeski, Martin & Wood for a run of Northwest shows, many immediately jumped at the rare chance to hear these legends groove together, as it happens far less than it should.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Thoughts on a possible Schubert-Britten connection
Last night at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, one of the Merolini to present at soprano Jane Eaglen's Master Class for the 2014 Merola Opera Program was baritone Gideon Dabi.
A Brazilian birthday
AS Brazilians take stock of their football team's lacklustre progress through the World Cup, they might want to think instead about someone with unimpeachable credentials as a national hero.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
As recent albums by Disclosure and Hercules and Love Affair have shown, dance music is a gold mine of young vocal talent.
Marco Antonio Solis coming to Stockton Arena on Aug. 2
Marco Antonio Solis, one of Mexico's major pop-music performers, has scheduled an Aug. 2 show at Stockton Arena.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Concert Review: Journey and Steve Miller bring San Francisco to Nepa
Although there are many genres of music that were influenced by San Francisco, the pop scene thrived in the city in the 1970s and '80s.
East Bay Express
The Antlers play Great American Music Hall on Friday, July 11. 9 p.m., sold out.
What Millennials Should Know About... Keith Sweat's 'Make It Last Forever'
To celebrate Black Music Month, VIBE spotlights some of music's most essential timepieces for Gen Y to get hip to Most Slept On: Anyone who blasted Keith Sweat's debut album during the winter of 1987 understood that the best way to kick it to this R&B classic was to let it run 'til track eight.