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  1. Teen Gospel phenom Nyasia captures third Stellar nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    When the 30th Annual Stellar Gospel Music Award Nominations were announced recently, Sixteen-year old Gospel sensation Nyasia was thrilled to find out that she had received her third Stellar nod. She received the nomination in the Youth Project of the Year category for "Shooting Star."


  2. Acclaimed guitarist Adrian Legg to play at The Palms on SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Davis Enterprise

    Voted Guitarist of the Decade by Guitarist magazine and Best Acoustic Fingerstylist four years in a row by readers of Guitar Player, Adrian Legg is a nimble and inventive fingerstyle guitarist who uses a custom electric-acoustic hybrid guitar to create a densely and delicately woven sound. Joe Satriani says that Legg, who will appear at The Palms on Saturday, Jan. 31, "is simply the best acoustic guitar player I've ever heard.


  3. Raglan model scores 'phenomenal' gigRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Vinnie Woolston, a model from Raglan, is the new face of the Yves Saint Laurent men's scent La Nuit de l'Homme. He is the third "face" of the fragrance, until now fronted by movie stars - first French actor Vincent Cassel in 2009 and then American star Garrett Hedlund.


  4. 27-01-2015 15:01President pledges to do everything to ensure peace and accord in UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | National radio of Ukraine

    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 oriented towards choosing one's trade, informs of the most important events in the life of youth, acquaints with modern Ukrainian music. UR Third Programme - "Channel of spiritual rebirth Radio "Kultura" which is basically aimed at creating in domestic radio space a special environment of high spiritual culture involving mass listeners' audience.


  5. Teen sensation Nyasia celebrates third Stellar gospel music award nominationRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    Sixteen-year old Gospel sensation Nyasia has been gaining countless fans since her recording debut in 2012. The Richmond, VA resident was introduced to the Gospel music industry with her debut album, Take Off.


  6. The Garage: D.O.A. headlines as local bands protest pipeline plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday |

    Joe Keithley and D.O.A. headline a pipeline protest and fundraiser on Jan. 31 at the Biltmore in Vancouver. The Biltmore is hosting two protests against the company that aims to expand its pipeline through B.C. The argument is that the expansion will be environmentally unsound.


  7. Calendar: Monday, Jan. 26 Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    Tai Chi: The Ashland Senior Center offers a combination beginning/intermediate tai chi class from 9:15 to 10:45 a.m. Mondays at The Grove, 1195 E. Main St., Ashland. Cost is sliding scale $3 to $4 per class.


  8. Building Permits 1-26Read the original story

    Sunday | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    KPE Investments Ltd. is constructing a 21,263-square-foot, $1.68 million facility for a Michaels store at The Fountains at Chimney Rock shopping center, at 5852 Old Bullard Road. Reid Construction Inc. is the contractor.


  9. WOMAD Schedule RevealedRead the original story

    Sunday | Scoop

    Heavy hitters from the music world take the WOMAD stage in Taranaki from Friday 6pm March 13th to Sunday night March 15th. One of the world's greatest guitarists and folk legend Richard Thompson & The Electric Trio take the stage on the opening Friday night.


  10. michael_cavnaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Washington Post

    IT IS ONE KIND of cheeky to caricature your fellow cartoonists, without fair warning, in your globally syndicated strip. It's a whole 'nother level of running-with-scissors irreverence to mock in your comic the man who cuts your checks.


  11. 4@15: Four New Fifteen-Minute Musicals Come to Nyc This WeekendRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 |

    ... she leaves February 2nd to perform in Virginia Stage's production of Taming of the Shrew. Bassist for the folk-rock band Water & Rye. CALEB HOYER is a composer/lyricist originally from Pittsburg, KS. This is his third 4@15, ...


  12. Cambridge vs Manchester United recap: FA Cup Fourth Round action from the Abbey StadiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 |

    Louis van Gaal has described the clash as 'Death or Gladioli' as his big-hitters take on the League Two outfit in the first match of the weekend Louis van Gaal has labelled the clash as 'death or gladioli' as his side head to the Abbey Stadium desperate to avoid an upset. Richard Money's men are currently 12th in League Two with the clash having all the makings of a classic.


  13. The Levellers: A Curious Life TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Daily Echo

    Audiences can look forward to a full live acoustic gig by the band themselves, who will be performing acoustic arrangements of songs from their recently released Greatest Hits, alongside many other live favourites from across their 27 year career, which will follow a unique screening of their 'documentary' film. Described by John Robb as "the brilliant and heart-warming tale of a dysfunctional band", A Curious Life is a film about The Levellers and their unique career.


  14. The Levellers, a band that's defied the odds and reinvented itself for a new generationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Hereford Times

    THE Levellers are set to appear at Malvern Theatres on Friday 30th January, performing a live acoustic show of their greatest hits and a screening of the brand new Levellers' documentary, A Curious Life. Described by John Robb as "the brilliant and heart-warming tale of a dysfunctional band", A Curious Life is a film about the Levellers and their unique career.


  15. Sonorous Entertainment To Release New Single From Michelle RubenRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 23, 2015 - TORONTO, Canada -- Sonorous Entertanment has added Michelle Ruben to our roster of contemporary Christian Artists. Michelle is a contemporary Christian Pop artist and her song "I am Consumed" will soon be available.


  16. Drew Holcomb And The Neighbors - Medicine - Magnolia MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 |

    On Medicine's anthemic Shine Like Lightning, Drew Holcomb takes a pop at the music industry and radio for largely ignoring the band over their ten years in the industry - with Holcomb admitting that the song is an indication that they have a bit of a chip on their shoulder. As if to hammer home the point, it is the kind of folk-rock fodder that radio used to snap up.


  17. Celt In A Twist Contemporary Celtic Radio Hour: Celt In A Twist January 25 2015, Segment 1Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Carlos Nunez - Nau Bretoa Ewan Robertson - Vincent Black Lightning Glenn Graham - Tempest Gaels The Mahones - Someone Saved Me Serras - Glasgow Salsa Celtica - Guajira Sin Sol Basco - March Of The Frogs Karan Casey & John Doyle - The False Lady Jimi McRae - Dornie Bends Mark Knopfler - Beryl Moritz Behm - The Beast AfroCelts - Seed Altan - The Wheels Of The World


  18. Bob Dylan Says Billionaires Should Solve UnemploymentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 |

    Dylan claims that it's the responsibility of society's wealthy, not the government, to provide jobs and opportunity for people. Bob Dylan has put forward a solution for unemployment in America - let the billionaires sort it out.


  19. Cauliflower "Couscous" Salad RecipeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Inside Triathlon

    Disguised as couscous, cauliflower makes for a nutritious substitution in this salad. Loaded with Vitamin C for immune system support and Vitamin K, along with Omega 3's, cauliflower also contains many anti-inflammatory benefits.


  20. Kathryn Roberts and Sean LakemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Tivyside Advertiser

    With a story that includes music making with the likes of Seth Lakeman, Cara Dillon, Levellers, Kate Rusby and Show of Hands, Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman have established themselves as pillars of modern British folk. Twin daughters and a folk-rock whirlwind forced Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman , to sideline their popular duo performances in the mid noughties.