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  1. Frazey Ford takes on life's deep questionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Georgia Straight

    ... really hooky part, because he's not playing too much. That's rare." Hodges can be heard all over Ford's new Indian Ocean , a gorgeous venture into Deep-South soul that's all the more remarkable because much of it was recorded with the legendary Hi ...


  2. Review: Frazey Ford at The TunnelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | This Is Bristol

    Canadian songstress Frazey Ford - the former front-woman of folk trio the Be Good Tanyas - is currently touring our shores in support of her second solo release Indian Ocean . Known for blending genres, her new album takes on even more of a soul & gospel feel than her debut, having been cut in Memphis with Al Green's old rhythm section.


  3. 10 Reasons to Take the Family to MauritiusRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | Fodor's

    ... heritage sites in Mauritius, is an impressive mountain which sits on its own peninsula that juts into the Indian Ocean. Water babies can enjoy kayaking, windsurfing, kitesurfing, paddle-boarding, and sailing across Mauritius' crystal-blue lagoons. ...


  4. 'Indian Ocean' captivates crowd with 'Everyone Is Someone Music Concert'Read the original story

    Monday Nov 3 |

    Indian Rock band Indian Ocean mesmerized the crowd with their Everyone Is Someone music concert held at Indian Habitat Centre's Amphitheatre on Saturday. The 1990 formed band, consisting of Rahul Ram, Himanshu Joshi, Amit Kilam, Asheem Chakravarty and Nikhil Rao, were playing at Civil Society magazine's Hall Of Fame event, to honor the people whose work at the grassroots level has taken the nation forward.


  5. 'This is what a feminist looks like' T-shirts allegedly made in sweatshop conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | The Raw Story

    ... wage for unskilled workers in Mauritius, but are lower than the minimum poverty income level as set out by the Indian Ocean country's National Empowerment Foundation. Compagnie Mauricienne de Textile (CMT), which made the fundraising T-shirts, has a ...


  6. Tonight in Music: Chromeo, the Kills, Nacho Picasso/Myke Bogan & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | The Pordland Mercury

    ... soulful croon usually outdistances her band's efforts. This is not a problem on Ford's new solo album, Indian Ocean , which was recorded in part at legendary producer Willie Mitchell's Royal Studios in Memphis and features Al Green's band, the Hi ...


  7. Bengal's folk music to enthrall Reunion Island this DiwaliRead the original story

    Oct 20, 2014 |

    West Bengal's folk music will set the tune for the Diwali festival at the Reunion Island, a French island located in the Indian Ocean. Baul singer Laxman Das from Bengal's Bolpur, members of Kolkata-based folk band Sahajiya and other artists from the state will perform at the island, located approximately 5,300 km from India in the Indian Ocean, off Madagascar.


  8. Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 fate: 7th arch watery grave or hijacked landing?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 |

    ... missing flight is going under the assumption that Flight 370 spiraled out of control and went into the South Indian Ocean . This working theory assumes that this is where the plane and the 239 souls on board rests today, but now there is a bit of a ...


  9. Frazey Ford, a folksinger with RB roots, showcases all her influences in latest albumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 |

    Ford, who is one-third of folk group the Be Good Tanyas, releases her second solo album, Indian Ocean, Tuesday. It has her recording in Memphis with many of the same musicians who contributed so distinctively to Willie Mitchell's productions for Al Green on the Hi label - Still In Love With You, Take Me To The River, Can't Get Next To You and more.


  10. Review: Frazey Ford, 'Indian Ocean'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2014 | Westender

    ... Ford's unique voice from her work with Vancouver folk trio The Be Good Tanyas, or her 2010 solo debut Obadiah. Indian Ocean brings more rhythm and funk to her usual velveteen folk and neo-soul, thanks to bringing in Al Green's backing band The High ...


  11. Northern Electric label celebrates 10 years in B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 |

    ... Club with The Wild Romantics, Derrival, Damn Fools (Oct. 16). Not soul and not folk but a combination of both, Indian Ocean pairs the Be Good Tanya's Frazey Ford with the core of Al Green's band. It bends both ways, but not too much. Ford is steeped ...


  12. Not a sunny dawn this Sunday in VisakhapatnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 11, 2014 | AlertNet

    ... of the wind and rain increase. But more importantly, from the two-storey hotel's rooftop, I can see the Indian Ocean and the series of high waves (getting taller all the time) come pounding onto the Beach Road which will be flooded soon. During ...


  13. Does the Houthi Takeover of Yemen's Sanaa Endanger World Trade?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Truthdig

    ... the Bab al-Mandab, the opening to the Red Sea and the Suez Canal from the Arabian Sea (and beyond it the Indian Ocean). Some 8-10 percent of world trade goes through the Red Sea and the Suez Canal. Some 2.5 percent of world petroleum flows are among ...


  14. Does the Houthi Takeover of Yemen's Sanaa Endanger World Trade?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Juan Cole

    ... the Bab al-Mandab, the opening to the Red Sea and the Suez Canal from the Arabian Sea (and beyond it the Indian Ocean). Some 8-10 percent of world trade goes through the Red Sea and the Suez Canal. Some 2.5 percent of world petroleum flows are among ...


  15. How to be a successful entrepreneurRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 |

    ... really emote yourself when you play your own," said guitarist Susmit Sen, founding member of the fusion band Indian Ocean, offering creative analogies from the world of music. They are willing to create the next ecosystem, and not just a feature of ...


  16. First Listen: Frazey Ford, 'Indian Ocean'Read the original story

    Oct 5, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    Recording Indian Ocean in Memphis' Royal Studios, Frazey Ford says she felt the energy and history of the place coming up through the floor as she sang. The results are tangible: Ford's second solo album comes marinated in the soul tradition inherent to its birthplace, and seasoned liberally by the influence of her legendary backing band.


  17. 'Indian Ocean' rocks at Yuva DasaraRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Star of Mysore

    Rock music enthusiasts had a gala time yesterday with one of India's popular rock bands 'Indian Ocean' performing at the Yuva Dasara held at Maharaja College Grounds yesterday. Indian Ocean band comprising of Rahul Ram, Amit Kilam, Nikhil Rao, Tuheen Chakaravarty and Himanshu Joshi captivated the audience with their breathing taking performance on stage.


  18. Locally made interactive road tripping tools unlock South Africa's potentialRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Bizcommunity

    ... Take a map of South Africa and draw a line right through the middle of the country, from the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean. Your pencil first comes ashore onto the scraggly fields of the West Coast, with its hardy little fynbos shrubs hiding the most ...


  19. "Follow Your Heart to Know Your Path"- says Susmit...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | AndhraNews

    Songdew, the largest music network in the country announced the launch of "Ocean to Ocean" by Susmit Sen Chronicles led by the iconic - Susmit Sen - Founder of India's oldest and most revered band - Indian Ocean . The album 'Ocean to Ocean' by Susmit Sen Chronicles has been released as part of Nano Twist Music Premiere , a unique initiative where in music of 10 awesome musicians is being launched globally in innovative manner by Songdew.


  20. Indian Ocean's Nikhil Rao remembers Uppalapu ShrinivasRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | The Indian Express

    Mandolin U Shrinivas was an unlikely superstar, the first and by considerable distance, the best person to play ancient Indian music on a shy, unobtrusive European folk instrument. He devised his own technique, and later, his own instrument to maintain the integrity of this complex and often puritanical strand of music.