Folk Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Hot Pants, Glitter And Alan Lomax: How A Rising Singer Found Folk MusicRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | WNYC-AM New York

    Sam Lee wants to scour away people's preconceptions about folk music. Like his predecessors from the 1960s - Fairport Convention , Steeleye Span and Pentangle - Lee takes traditional folk songs and updates them in unexpected ways.

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  2. Peter Yarrow to headline Medicare birthday bash...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Albany Times Union

    ... noon with the cutting of a birthday cake and speeches by local officials and activists. Peter Yarrow, of the one-time folk-singing trio Peter, Paul and Mary, is scheduled to hit the stage at 1:30. Medicare is the government-run health insurance ...

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  3. Walkabout Clearwater Chorus to close High Point concertsRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | The Advertiser News (North)

    The Friends of High Point State Park will welcome Walkabout Clearwater Chorus as they close out the 2015 Summer Concert Series at High Point State Park on Saturday, Aug. 15, from 6-8 p.m., on the beach at Lake Marcia. Walkabout Clearwater Chorus, a folk chorus founded by music legend Pete Seeger will return to the mountain for a night of song and remembrance.

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  4. Harry Potter Lawsuits And Where To Find ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | jdsupra.com

    ... the Weird Sisters , a fictional wizard rock band. In 2005, when it came time for Warner Brothers to make the movie, a folk music act from Manitoba stepped forward. The folk band, called the Wyrd Sisters , filed suit in an Ontario court to prevent ...

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  5. Review: XPoNential fest's super SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Philly.com

    ... tappity-tap military pulses and old-school, four-on-the-floor disco. With its deep Hammond organ sound and psychedelic folk vibe, Fly Golden Eagle was like rolling the entire musical Hair into one song. Lord Huron's usually dark Neil ...

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  6. Andrew Peterson to Release 'The Burning Edge Of Dawn' October 9thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Christ Community Music

    Nashville, Tenn. - One of Christian music's most prolific and thought provoking singer-songwriters will release his latest Centricity Music project, The Burning Edge of Dawn , October 9th.

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  7. Carlos Kennedy: "I don't trust court appointed lawyers"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 12 | WALA

    A Mobile man already convicted of capital murder appeared before a judge Monday without a lawyer. Carlos Kennedy will represent himself for the new trial.

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  8. Istanbul's IKSV festivals record 224,000 visitors in the first seven monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... artists and attended by more than 30,000 viewers. Jazz music lovers were able to enjoy various voices from blues to folk, such as Joan Baez, Jools Holland, Marcus Miller, Melody Gardot and Tigran Hamasyan. The Lifetime Achievement Award at this ...

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  9. Primitive Man and Valkyrie at the Hi-ToneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The Memphis Flyer

    Like any genre that serves as one of the primary colors of musical style, genuine metal continues to fracture into a vast spectrum of subsets, and this bill's co-headliners, Primitive Man and Valkyrie , come from very different places therein. However, one commonality shared here is that both bands are somewhat new additions to the Relapse Records roster, the label itself celebrating its 25th year of metal diversity and reliable quality.

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  10. Eat some Curry while one curries a favorRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Examiner.com

    Curry leaves from the Curry tree are not always used to flavor Southeast Asian Cuisine , and they are not always a seasoning for a dish that one would call Curry. I'm just mad about saffron A-saffron's mad about me I'm-a just mad about saffron She's just mad about me Every since this hit song first aired, it has been speculated that when Donovan penned the song, 'Mellow Yellow', he was referring to Curry.

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  11. More informationRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Austin Monthly

    Join us during White Linen Night for an evening benefiting Urban Roots! Don't forget to wear white! Music by: Flamenco guitarist Antonio Bolet Catered by: Mama Fu's 10% of the proceeds from the evening's sales will benefit Urban Roots. Urban Roots is a local farm that flooded from the recent rains.

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  12. Songs We Love: Lizz Wright, 'River Man'Read the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | WNYC-AM New York

    Nick Drake 's music is catnip to a certain kind of artist. Melodically pristine and rhythmically complex in quiet ways, the small songbook of the late English singer-songwriter offers interpreters a chance to be enchanting without stretching much.

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  13. Club Scout: Manhan Cafe in Easthampton should not be overlookedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | MassLive.com

    ... an wide array of of tunes written by Western Massachusetts songwriters, as well as songs from the contemporary folk and blues genres. Over the years audiences have seen him performing with Evelyn Harris, Eva Cappelli, Eric Lee, and Peggy Seeger. His ...

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  14. 'We're fighting for our lives': Inuk singer launches suicide prevention campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | CBC News

    Susan Aglukark launched her #ArcticRoseWarCry campaign last Thursday during a concert at the Pan Am Aboriginal Pavilion in Toronto. She wants action on suicide prevention.

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  15. A Most Merry 2015 Video Birthday to the Amazing John GorkaRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Aquarius Papers

    ... you're in for a major treat. As a reviewer once wrote, "His piercing poetic lyrics are as arresting as his vocals... folk heaven." Once upon a time, Rolling Stone magazine called him "the preeminent male singer-songwriter of what has been dubbed the ...

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  16. The Pogues band launches own Irish whiskey at Highgate bar The BoogalooRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Ham and High

    Celtic punk band The Pogues have launched their own brand of Irish whiskey at lead singer Shane McGowan's favourite Highgate bar. The Boogaloo in Archway Road played host to a glamorous launch party on Friday attended by the band and their celebrity friends - including former Doctor Who star Matt Smith and Cinderella actress Lily James.

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  17. Emily Donahoe, Andrew Garman & More Will Star in Playwrights Horizons' the ChristiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Playwrights Horizons and Center Theatre Group have announced casting for THE CHRISTIANS, the New York premiere of a new play by Lucas Hnath . Directed by Obie Award winner Les Waters , the play is the opening production of the theater company's 2015/2016 Season.

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  18. Details on Funeral Procession Route for PO2 Randall Smith RevealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | WTVC

    City officials in Chattanooga have revealed new details about the funeral for Petty Officer 2nd Class Randall Smith, one of the five service members killed in the shootings two weeks ago. FUNERAL The funeral happens on Tuesday at 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Fort Oglethorpe.

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  19. The Indigo Girls to visit Wolf Trap on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Examiner.com

    ... Award winning group will have special guest Michelle Malone open the show at 8 PM. It promises to be a night of great folk rock music under the stars! Michelle Malone has been making music for over 27 years and has released over 18 albums. She has ...

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  20. 'Welsh Springsteen' is coming to StourbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    Stourbridge Folk Club's own blues and folk performer Sunjay Brayne will host Martyn at Katie Fitzgeralds, in Enville Street, on August 27. It is a coup for the town's folk club, with plaudits for the Welsh-born celtic and folk artist coming from no less than BBC Radio 2's Bob Harris, who is quoted as saying: "He is one of our most intelligent writers.

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