Folk Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Sir Bob Geldof and Co make Watchet Music Festival a weekend to rememberRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Somerset County Gazette

    THOUSANDS of music fans turned out to enjoy Watchet Music Festival which celebrated its ninth year in style this bank holiday weekend. An eclectic mix of headline acts wowed the crowds including the Boomtown Rats, BBC Folk Award winner Seth Lakeman, The Wurzels and Big Country.

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  2. What's Happenin': Fall 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | River Cities' Reader

    ... their 10th Anniversary World Tour, and in the spirit of fairness, the guys get a night of their own with the Southern folk-rockers of A chart-topping Nashville musician lands in Davenport when country artist Lee Brice (October 24) performs in ...

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  3. Assistant Town Manager Leaving EnfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Patch.com

    For the second time in five weeks, a high-level Enfield administrator has accepted an offer to become town manager in another state. "I'm very excited.

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  4. Sharon and Bram to host Toronto concert in memory of Lois LiliensteinRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Truro Daily News

    A tribute concert celebrating the life of children's entertainer Lois Lilienstein of Sharon, Lois & Bram will feature selections from the trio's beloved songbook. Sharon Hampson and Bram Morrison say a public memorial will be held Sept.

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  5. ConstanceFAME is FleetingRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | American Reporter

    I knew the back roads to Bethel, and I still parked 7 miles away from Max Yasgur's farm that Friday afternoon. But if I'd had my way, it wouldn't have been in Bethel, anyway.

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  6. Foot-Stomping FunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Burnham and Highbridge Weekly News

    So, what better way to let off some steam - and enjoy some awesome music - than going to a colourful, foot-stomping gig with CoCo and the Butterfields? This eclectic group is a great curtain raiser to the 10th Burnham Folkfest which runs this week across various venues from today until Sunday. CoCo and the Butterfields express all the fun and vibrance of a village folk fair, throwing in powerful vocals and a beatbox to deliver catchy songs resonating in a stadium-filling pop and urban rap vibe.

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  7. 'I am an idiot still': Daniel KerrRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | NEWS.com.au

    ... check in with Corrective Services every Tuesday and that it's taken him a year-and-a-half to realise he's "an ordinary folk". Speaking to 6PR on Tuesday, Kerr also said his troubled past two years are "good research" for his current job with ...

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  8. Jerry Garcia: Broadway: Act One: October 28th, 1987Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | All About Jazz

    ... lineup as well, the eclectic likes of which becomes even more striking as juxtaposed with the gospel, bluegrass and folk elements interwoven so expertly and patiently by the leader when accompanied by fiddler Kenny Kosek, guitarist/vocalist David ...

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  9. Acoustic folk trioRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2015 | Henley Standard

    THREE musicians from folk rock and acoustic roots group Lindisfarne will perform at the Crooked Billet pub in Stoke Row next month. Founder member Ray Jackson will be appearing alongside Jerry Donahue and Doug Morter.

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  10. Recently on Heliocentric WorldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    It's the first of the month, so it's time once again to see what's been going on over at StLJN's sibling site Heliocentric Worlds , where every day there's a different online music video posted, drawing on genres including jazz, blues, soul, funk, classic rock, prog rock, experimental and more.

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  11. NeekOn to Celebrate Iranian & Persian Communities with Music, Dance, Art and More, 9/26Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... paper origami workshop and more! A colorful collaboration of Community Dance Groups performing Iranian regional folk dances. Includes Niosha Dance Academy, Beshkan Dance Academy & dancers from the Bay Area. Organized by the Ballet Afsaneh Dance ...

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  12. National Association of Professional Women Inducts Joyce Kennedy,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | PRWeb

    I'm pleased to recognize Joyce with this important honor. Her perseverance, work ethic and leadership qualities are an inspiration to all women.

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  13. Berger to be remembered for the music his hand-made guitars bought to the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | St. Augustine Record

    ... Nazareth, Pennsylvania, before moving to central Florida in the 1970s and later to St. Augustine on the suggestion of folk legend Gamble Rogers. At Martin, Berger was an accomplished builder and repairman who built or fixed guitars for artists such ...

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  14. Columbus singer's tune featured in Redford filmRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | The Republic

    Robert Redford's new comedy, "A Walk in the Woods," cuts a path through Columbus as it opens today at YES Cinema downtown and nationwide Wednesday. The flick includes a song, "The Lake," from Columbus folk singer Tim Grimm.

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  15. Vocalist Lizz Wright Tries to Capture - a Beautiful Process' in the StudioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Wall Street Journal

    ... rubbery pulse on bass, "Blessed the Brave" a shimmering blues with a stirring chorus, and "Somewhere Down the Mystic" a folk-based tune in which guitars played by Messrs. Parks and Klein sparkle under Ms. Wright's calm delivery. Toshi Reagon, Ms. ...

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  16. Kennedy supports nuclear agreement with IranRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Boston.com

    US Representative Joseph P. Kennedy III, whose congressional district includes one of the heaviest concentrations of Jewish voters in the Northeast, on Monday endorsed the Iran nuclear deal, an issue that has sharply divided the national Jewish community. Kennedy, however, will likely dodge the angry backlash that has engulfed some members of Congress who have embraced President Obama's initiative, according to local community leaders and political analysts.

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  17. The RoutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Daily Kos

    This may be like the brave soldier who picks up the fallen flag and rallys beleaguered troops to victory despite overwhelming odds. This the rally.

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  18. Memorial set for entertainer Lois LiliensteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Chilliwack Times

    A tribute concert celebrating the life of children's entertainer Lois Lilienstein of Sharon, Lois & Bram will feature selections from the trio's beloved songbook. Sharon Hampson and Bram Morrison say a public memorial will be held Sept.

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  19. Video: Jenny Oaks Baker's renaissance cover of 'Scarborough Fair'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | KSL-TV

    It's time to fill your pockets with parsley, sage, rosemary and thyme, because we're heading to "Scarborough Fair." Local violinist and Grammy-nominated artist, Jenny Oaks Baker, released a new video covering Simon and Garfunkel's dulcet folk hit .

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  20. 'Dogfight': Boy, Girl Find Each Other in the '60sRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | The George Towner

    ... played by Franco D'Affuso with lean, strutting and awkward intensity, picks out Rose, a shy, warm young waitress with folk-singing aspirations (these were the days of Dylan, Woody Guthrie and Joan Baez at brash, youthful zenith) and with no fashion ...

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