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  1. Festival will focus on Angus cultureRead the original story

    Saturday | Forfar Today

    ... entertainment throughout the town. And this year the festival has attracted one of Scotland's best-known contemporary folk bands, The Peatbog Faeries, who will play the headlining concert on Saturday, September 5 in Kirriemuir Town Hall. Sunday, ...


  2. The beat goes on for 81-year-old musician Leo SamoraRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Myrtle Beach Online

    If there is such a thing as a rock star for the Pueblo senior set, his name is Leo Samora. At 81, and 40 years into his musical performance career, Samora is as busy as he ever was, performing as often as three times a week at assisted living facilities throughout the city.


  3. Narrows photo exhibit gets viewers up close and personal with iconic musiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    ... showcase more than 50 photographs, many of which were taken in California, others shot more recently at the Newport Folk Festivals. Each image breaks down the wall that separates audience members from the musicians they love, displaying frozen ...


  4. Young rail worker lends a hand CUTE little Benny Cubbins proved to be ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    ... a famous fair family and well known in the Bolton area and grandfather, 59-year-old Harry Cubbins, no stranger to many folk in Bolton. The fair was a hugely popular event that attracted many people to the town as well as providing entertainment for ...


  5. Shane MacGowan rushed to hospital after breaking pelvis in 'complicated' dance moveRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Daily Record

    The Pogues frontman was rushed to A&E on Wednesday night after crashing to the ground and is in hospital with his partner Victoria Mary Clarke at his side The Pogues frontman was rushed to A&E on Wednesday night after crashing to the ground, the Irish Mirror reports. Victoria wrote on social media: "Just to say thanks to everyone who sent messages to #shanemacgowan he is grateful! Cranky, but recovering! Fell and broke his pelvis.


  6. Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats to play Belly Up AspenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Aspen Times

    ... everyday," Rateliff said of the rigorous tour ahead of him. The record showcases the band's exuberant, soul-infused folk, taking cues from Sam Cooke and Otis Redding but playing with a hard-rock attitude. The full-band sound is a departure from the ...


  7. Fish ignites Allen Park's rout of Kennedy Photo GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | MIPrepZone

    Ryan FIsh scored three touchdowns and was awarded Most Outstanding Player honors in Allen Park's dominating 54-0 victory over Taylor Kennedy at the Prep Kickoff Classic at Wayne State. Photos by Samantha Elliott Early Friday morning, Allen Park senior Erin Fish tweeted that her brother- junior Ryan Fish- was 'in the zone.'


  8. The Boys Of PortaferryRead the original story

    Friday | The Session

    I first learned this tune off a Cherish the Ladies compilation cd, "One and All: The Best of Cherish the Ladies." I've since heard it knocked around by a few other players, but not often.


  9. U.N. to the Dutch: This blackface thing is a problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Washington Post

    ... those who want to dress up as Zwarte Piets to do so creatively -- not wearing blackface, for example. "Guys. Folk traditions, come on. What Christmas songs you should sing, how you celebrate Christmas and Easter - this isn't what politics is about," ...


  10. The top concerts in Toronto for September 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BlogTO

    ... here are my top picks for September concerts in the city. Chelsea Wolfe (September 3, Lee's Palace) It's weird that a folk-based songwriter counts mostly metalheads amongst her fanbase, but one listen to a Chelsea Wolfe tune, and you'll immediately ...


  11. Franklin County beats Western HillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | State Journal

    Franklin County's football team scored two touchdowns in the second half to break a 7-7 halftime tie and beat Western Hills 20-7 Friday at Benny Watkins Field. WHHS' Daniel Childress scored the game's first touchdown on a 3-yard run late in the first quarter, and Franklin County's Barrett Sanderson tied the game with a 1-yard run late in the first half.


  12. Late Towell goal bursts Bohs' bubbleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday |

    SSE Airtricity League Premier Division, Bohemians v Dundalk, Dalymount Park, Dublin. Picture credit: David Maher / SPORTSFILE Dundalk came back off the ropes to rescue a point from another testing encounter with Bohemians, as Richie Towell's deflected 93rd-minute leveller provided a dramatic finish at Dalymount Park.


  13. Carthage Man Arrested For Sex CrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KIXQ-FM Joplin

    A Carthage man has been arrested for statutory sodomy of a child less than 12 years old. And it's not the first time.


  14. Tiny town a footy giantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Yahoo!

    Northampton parents Kerry and Rich Haselby, Jenny Wilson, Edna Lockyer Josh Wilson and Brad Cripps have produced kids that have starred in the AFL. Picture: Sharon Smith The West Australian Whether it's the dubious levels of lead in the ground or the genetics linking through home after home, Northampton is a sporting giant among Australia's small towns.


  15. Sounds From the Global Village: Sounds From the Global Village 1527, Segment 1Read the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | A-Infos Radio Project

    Segment One La Atalaya by El Naan CD: Codigo de Barros: An Iberian Roots Project Famille by Lokua Kanza CD: Nkolo May Morning Dew/Morrison's Jig by Patrick Ball CD: Fiona Toumala by Varttina CD: Aitara Segment Two Elegua Chango by Tito Puente CD Box Set: Quatro: The Definitive Collection We Walk the Sahara by Modou Toure and Ramon Goose CD: West African Blues Project Cakal Cokerten Zeybegi by The Du-Sems Ensemble CD: Music From Turkey and Greece Segment Three Lon Dubh by Julie Fowlis CD: Putumayo Presents: Cafe del Mundo Piga Ua by The Ottu Jazz Band CD: The Rough Guide to the Music of Tanzania Bala Com Bala by Elis Regina CD: Thievery Corporation: Sounds From the Verve Hi-Fi


  16. EtceteraRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Telegram

    ... international conference of singing and song sponsored by the Singing Network and will include choral compositions and folk song arrangements from around the world. Aug. 29. Get ready for an evening of great gospel music as Wendy Woodland and Darrin ...


  17. Beattie leads the final Angels of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sunday Herald

    Scottish actor Maureen Beattie is the star guest at the final Herald Angels award ceremony at Edinburgh's Festival Theatre this morning as she receives as Archangel for her performances in the capital's summer arts jamboree. Beattie is currently appearing, until Monday, in the third of a trilogy of one-woman shows by Quebecois writer Jennifer Tremblay that have been the latest milestones in a distinguished career.


  18. Miss Shevaughn & Yuma Wray Headline Foundations of Music Benefit Concert @ Quenchers on 9/11Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Gapers Block

    ... If it takes a few seconds to get accustomed to Miss Shevaughn's voice, it's only because she's a throwback to great folk singers of the '60s and '70s like Judy Collins and Joni Mitchell. Her voice drips with sincerity and wavers with emotion as she ...


  19. Kaleb Hikele brings his growing solo project to Grand Bend's summer beach concert series SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The London Free Press

    ... Rainbow recorded live at studio during a tremendous lightning storm during August, 2011. Dreamy voices are heard over folk-style guitar in one of the gems shining on his website. The classical piano man in The Sun Harmonic's soul is also being heard ...


  20. Buffy Sainte-MarieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    The Cree songwriter penned songs like " Universal Soldier" and "Until It's Time For You to Go" in the 60s that were hits for others. That was before she was blacklisted from American radio in the 1970s.