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10 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Northern Lights Youth Choir to Perform at Katahdin Christian Academy

This Sunday evening, April 20, the Northern Lights Youth Choir will perform an inspiring concert at Katahadin Christian Academy in East Millinocket.


Related Topix: East Millinocket, ME, Millinocket, ME, God, Presque Isle, ME, Aroostook County, ME

14 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

Festival builds on success of the past

Mel Dunster and Andy Hillhouse present this year's poster for the Harrison Festival of the Arts.


Sun Apr 13, 2014

Warrnambool Standard

Framlingham's 150th a moving celebration

The celebrations were the first time many local people had visited the reserve and organisers said attendees were moved by the historical displays that told of the reserve's tragic past.


Related Topix: Archie Roach

Sat Apr 12, 2014

WTLC-AM Indianapolis

Christian Music Trailblazer Carman Launches New CD And US Tour

After a 10 year hiatus, Christian Music Trailblazer and Platinum-Selling Recording Artist Carman is set to release a new studio album, 'No Plan B,' on May 27 through his independent label Norway Avenue Records and Capital Christian Distribution.


Related Topix: Carman, Christian Music, God

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Chronicle Live

Felice will be no stranger to Cluny: North East roots music scene

An eclectic mix of musicians make up this week's North East roots music column, Alan Nichol has the latest Simone Felice has already managed to experience most of life's various adventures and he has yet to reach middle age.


Related Topix: Greenwich Village (New York, NY), Palenville, NY

The Indianapolis Star

Retro Indy: Kurt Vonnegut

He became one of the most acclaimed novelists of the late 20th Century, but was always a Hoosier at heart.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Breakfast of Champions, Pearls Before Swine, Indianapolis, IN, Life, Mother's Day, Holidays, Cornell University

Sunday Herald

Why Scots should vote Yes...for England's sake

Strangely, the Referendum came to mind in the iconically English setting of Burford's 12th century churchyard in the Cotswolds, where I made a discovery which triggered an interesting perspective.


Related Topix: The Levellers

Thu Apr 10, 2014

National radio of Ukraine

10-04-2014 17:14PACE calls on Russia to ensure rights of Ukrainians and Crimean Tatars in Crimea

The First Channel includes information and news narrating events in Ukraine and abroad; cycle programmes on political and social-economic subjects; literary and musical programmes, programmes for children and youth Information-musical youth channel deals with the most urgent problems of young people in Ukraine, in particular it helps to get ... (more)


Joe Duffy: Stories of the 'Children of the Revolution' need to be told

President Michael D Higgins quoted French philosopher Paul Ricoeur when he stated "To be forgotten is to die twice" earlier this week.


Wed Apr 09, 2014

A Head Full of Wishes

Originals: Sally Free and Easy by Trees

OK, I know that Sally Free & Easy wasn't originally by Trees. It was written in the 1950s by English folk singer and songwriter Cyril Tawney, but I can't help but think that the Magic Hour version was more likely a cover of the track as recorded by the English folk band Trees for their brilliant 1970 album "On the Shore".


Related Topix: Trees

Charleston City Paper

Folkie Todd Snider collects his yarns into a new book

What the Folk Festival w/ Megan Jean and the KFB, Danielle Howle, Swamp Candy, Pierce Edens and the Dirty Work, and more Todd Snider's story begins with blowing off Jimmy Buffett.


Related Topix: Todd Snider, San Marcos, TX

Mon Apr 07, 2014

The Ararat Advertiser

Lake Bolac Eel Festival's 10th birthday

This year's theme of 'Return to Country' was embraced across all areas of entertainment including acoustic music, an art exhibition, environmental forum, children's activities, craft and produce market, buskers stage, indigenous culture and dancing.


Related Topix: Shane Howard

Northwest Music Scene

CD Review: Vaudeville Etiquette - Debutantes & Dealers

So what happens when you are on a small budget and you attract the attention of a legendary Seattle musician? And he offers to produce your CD? You pinch yourself that's what.


Related Topix: Trees

Tolpuddle Martyrs' Festival line-up announced

The event, on July 18-20, combines music with politics and is one of the highlights of the trade union calendar.


Related Topix: The Beautiful South, Pop/Rock, The Men they Couldn't Hang

Sat Apr 05, 2014

Blood on the Dance Floor and Peter Case announce Des Moines tour stops

Blood on the Dance Floor and Peter Case have both announced upcoming Des Moines concerts this week.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Daily Times

Legendary singer Ghulam Ali - Part I

First of all singer Ghulam Ali is not be confused with Ustad Bare Ghulam Ali Khan or with Ustad Chotte Ghulam Ali Khan .


Related Topix: Ghulam Ali, Vocal, Hans Raj Hans

93.3 The Eagle

Lamb Of God's Randy Blythe speaks at Gwar frontman's memorial

Lamb of God frontman Randy Blythe says it's "time to get back to work" after feeling like a "mess" for the past week following the death of Gwar leader Dave Brockie.


Related Topix: Metal, Gwar, God, Richmond, VA

Thu Apr 03, 2014

A-Infos Radio Project

Celt In A Twist Contemporary Celtic Radio Hour: Celt In A Twist April 6 2014, Segment 1

Shooglenifty - The Eccentric Merry Hell - Lay Your Head Down The Mahones - Going Down The Bar Spririt Of The West - King Of Scotland The Irish Experience - The Wicked Jig Damien Dempsey - Chase The Light Battlefield Band - Bagpipe Music Bodh'aktan - Dansez Carlos Nunez - Nau Bretoa Thereafter - Moonshiner Rura - Intro The Gloaming - Freedom Eileen ... (more)


Teen Vogue

The All-Time Best Movie and TV Soundtracks We've Ever Heard

Let's be real: What's Seth and Summer's first public smooch at the kissing booth without Patrick Park's "Something Pretty" swelling in the background? What about Bella and Edward's twinkle-light-filled prom dance sans Iron & Wine's "Flightless Bird, American Mouth"? Just two awkward teens swaying in a gazebo, that's what.


Related Topix: Indie, Friday Night Lights, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Sport Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Explosions in the Sky, Music

Westchester Comedy Festival Starts Sunday

The Westchester Comedy Festival will take place April 6-11 at different venues around the county, featuring stand-up comedy, competitions for the funniest comedian and comedy workshops.


Related Topix: Mount Vernon, NY, New Rochelle, NY, Emma, House, White Plains, NY