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Wednesday | American Reporter

Weekend ReportMY Apology to Drug Addicts

As Leonard Cohen says in "Anthem," Ring the bells that still can ring/Forget your perfect offering/There is a crack, a crack in everything/That's how the light gets in .

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Related Topix: Folk, Pop/Rock, Bob Dylan

Wednesday Apr 16 | Washington Examiner

GOP bashes Minnesota's Rick Nolan for appearance by Peter, Paul and Mary's Peter Yarrow

Conservatives and Republicans in Minnesota are objecting to Democratic Rep. Rick Nolan putting on a fundraiser featuring an appearance by the Peter, Paul and Mary singer who pleaded guilty years ago to taking "immoral and indecent liberties" with a 14-year-old girl.

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Related Topix: Representative Rick Nolan, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Folk, Minnesota, Pete Sessions, Republican

Tue Apr 15, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

The Brevard Music Center Launches the BMC Presents Series

The Brevard Music Center is excited to announce the launch of a new concert series during its 2014 summer festival.

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Related Topix: Brevard, NC, Folk, Noel Paul Stookey

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Austin American Statesman

Austin Music Source: Kerrville Folk Festival founder Rod Kennedy dies

Kennedy, who attended the University of Texas in the 1950s, started the renowned hill country festival in 1972 at a time when the 1960s folk revival seemed to be waning.

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Related Topix: Kerrville, TX, Folk, The Flatlanders, Country, Austin, TX, Michelle Shocked

City Pages

GOP wants Nolan to cancel fundraiser featuring convicted molester

In 1970, Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul and Mary fame pleaded guilty to taking "immoral and improper liberties with... a female child."

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Related Topix: Folk, US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Paul Ryan, Representative Rick Nolan, Democrat

Sun Apr 13, 2014

American Reporter

Weekend ReportMY Apology to Drug Addicts

As Leonard Cohen says in "Anthem," Ring the bells that still can ring/Forget your perfect offering/There is a crack, a crack in everything/That's how the light gets in .

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Related Topix: Folk, Pop/Rock, Bob Dylan

Fri Apr 11, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

PCA's Stage TOO to Welcome Folksinger Art Podell and More, 5/16-17

Join us as we "step back in time" to New York City's Greenwich Village in the 60s.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, Joan Baez, Pop/Rock, Folk, Bob Dylan, Ramblin' Jack Elliott

Star Tribune

Republicans call on Rep. Rick Nolan to cancel fundraiser with 1960s star

Republicans on Friday slammed Democratic Rep. Rick Nolan for planning a fundraiser with Peter Yarrow, the singer from the 1960s band Peter, Paul and Mary, who admitted in 1970 to having improper relations with a 14-year-old girl.

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Related Topix: US News, Representative Rick Nolan, US Politics, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Folk

Ricklibrarian

The Memory Wall by Buddy Mondlock

The Thomas Ford Memorial Library's community room was packed a few weeks ago for a Friday at the Ford concert by singer and songwriter Buddy Mondlock , whose songs have been recorded by Guy Clark, Nanci Griffith, Janis Ian, Joan Baez, and Peter, Paul, and Mary.

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Related Topix: Folk, Pop/Rock, Art Garfunkel, Western Springs, IL

The Day

Inch By Inch, Row By Row, I'm Gonna Make This Garden Grow a " Even If It Kills Me

Hunched over like Quasimodo the other day while I hacked a trench with a mattock and then dropped pinpoint-size kale seeds into damp garden soil , I nonetheless found myself humming "Garden Song," David Mallet's iconic folk song made famous by Peter, Paul and Mary: Granted, the song does mention the need for "pullin' weeds and pickin' stones," but ... (more)

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Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home, Folk, Life, Food, Vegetables

Thu Apr 10, 2014

American Reporter

Weekend ReportMY Apology to Drug Addicts

As Leonard Cohen says in "Anthem," Ring the bells that still can ring/Forget your perfect offering/There is a crack, a crack in everything/That's how the light gets in .

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Related Topix: Folk, Pop/Rock, Bob Dylan

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Phillymag.com

Wayne Home With a oeElectric Man Towna Once Belonged to Movie Theater Founder

The online listing for this home is straightforward enough, with all the information you'd expect: hardwood floors, fireplaces, updated kitchen, etc.

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Related Topix: Home Listing, Home, Folk

Mon Mar 31, 2014

American Reporter

Weekend ReportMY Apology to Drug Addicts

As Leonard Cohen says in "Anthem," Ring the bells that still can ring/Forget your perfect offering/There is a crack, a crack in everything/That's how the light gets in .

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Related Topix: Folk, Pop/Rock, Bob Dylan

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Ventura County Star

Ventura churchgoers experience what homeless people do

CARMEN SMYTH/SPECIAL TO THE STAR Evan Austin gets his daughters Abigail and Noa settled in for the night as they prepare to sleep in their van as part of the "sleep-in" sponsored by the Unitarian Universalist Church in Ventura on Saturday night.

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Related Topix: Ventura, CA, Ojai, CA, Folk, Noel Paul Stookey, Ventura County, CA

The Motley Fool

Leaving on a Jet Plane? Here Are Some Frugal Tips

If the data is to be believed, an increasing number of us will be headed for destinations far and wide as spring turns to summer.

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Related Topix: us Travel, Travel, Folk, Financial Services, Travelers Express Company

Sat Mar 29, 2014

The Winnipeg Free Press

Remembering the bad old days

Call the Midwife, which follows a rather jolly group of young nurses and Anglican nuns who deliver babies in the impoverished East End of postwar London, has been called the anti-Downton Abbey.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Folk

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Ventura County Reporter

Faith, family and folk

His accomplishments are almost hard to believe. Here's a sampling to help convey how epic the man's life and work have been.

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Related Topix: Wedding, Folk, Ventura County, CA, Ojai, CA

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Free Republic

Bob Dylan's The Times The are a Changin--Still relevant today

I frequently performed this song in high school and college in the late 60s and 70s.

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Related Topix: Folk

Australian Broadcasting Corporation

RareCollections: Across The Border with Peter Campbell

Australian acts like Ross Ryan, Doug Ashdown, Graham Lowndes and Glen Cardier were regularly pulling crowds in venues across the country.

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Related Topix: Folk

Tue Mar 25, 2014

WWWV-FM Charlottesville

Elvis Presley

ON THIS DAY IN 1961: Elvis Presley set a British chart first with three consecutive number-one releases: "It's Now or Never," "Are You Lonesome Tonight?" and "Wooden Heart."

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Folk, Black Entertainment, Diana Ross

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