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Shakespeare & Co's 'Satchmo' earns raves in off-Broadway transfer

One of the great benefits of going to theater in western Massachusetts is the opportunity to catch new plays during their gestational periods, before they go on to greater renown in New York or across the country.


Related Topix: Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Theater, Arts, Lenox, MA, Armstrong, New Orleans, Music!, Drama Movies

Thu Apr 17, 2014


You Can Relive the '90s With These Teen Heartthrobs on TV

When you think of the '90s, you think of teen heartthrobs . The decade put plenty of hot guys on our radar, and that trend continued into the early '00s with romantic comedies like She's All That .


Related Topix: The Heart Throbs, Comedy Movies, She's All That, Dawson's Creek, Soap Opera, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Wicker Park, The Virgin Suicides, Sport Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, The Mighty Ducks, Family, Drama Movies, Action Movies


"Daddy's Car"

Someday World , due out on June 5th, is a collaborative LP from Brian Eno and Underworld's Karl Hyde .


Related Topix: Brian Eno, Eno, Underworld, Electronic, Music, Entertainment

The Pordland Mercury

Tonight in Music: Ural Thomas/Shirley Nanette and the Pain, the Orb

URAL THOMAS AND THE PAIN, SHIRLEY NANETTE, ANCIENT HEAT There be treasure buried on this island, and the music scene's currently enjoying its unearthing: If you've yet to see the revived soul of Ural Thomas and the Pain, time to rectify.


Related Topix: The Orb

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Louis Armstrong House Museum and Moving Image to Host Special Screening of HELLO, DOLLY!, 5/10

On Saturday, May 10th, 2014 the Louis Armstrong House Museum and the Museum of the Moving Image will host a dessert reception and special screening of the beloved film musical Hello , Dolly! in honor of Ambassador Satch knocking the Fab Four off Billboards' #1 spot at the height of Beatlemania.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Family, Musical Movies, Hello, Dolly!, Armstrong, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Drama Movies, Bye Bye Birdie, The Ed Sullivan Show, Entertainment, Television


Hans Zimmer composes Tomorrowland hymn

It may just be starting to feel like spring, but summer is right around the corner - and so is Tomorrowland.


Related Topix: Tomorrowland, Classical, Symphony, Arts

Press & Sun-Bulletin

Region heats up with summer of sizzling shows

We're still a couple of months from the official start of summer, but it's never too early to start planning which concerts to attend when the weather finally warms up for good.


Related Topix: New York, Binghamton, NY, New Orleans, Music!, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Drama Movies, Armstrong

Tucson Weekly

More From Our Interview With Steve Roach

In last week's issue, we spoke with ambient composer Steve Roach about the 30th anniversary of his landmark album Structures from Silence.


The Stranger

Data Breaker

Usually we have to wait till Decibel Festival to get a bill with two lewd muthas like this on it.


Related Topix: The Orb

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Stranger

7 Remarkable Robert Fripp Moments

Robert Fripp is performing tonight with Slow Music at the Triple Door . In honor of this occasion, here are seven of his most memorable moments on record, as recollected by me in the last couple of hours.


Related Topix: Progressive-Rock, Robert Fripp, Eno, Brian Eno

City Paper

Ricky Eat Acid

The new one from Baltimore's Sam Ray aka Ricky Eat Acid is distracted, tangential, ambient music, made not for airports or films a la some big-brain composer-type like Brian Eno, but for the wonderfully quotidian .


Related Topix: Eno, Brian Eno, Tim Hecker

Mon Apr 14, 2014

American Digest

Something Wonderful: The Maccabeats - Les Miserables - Passover

Do you hear the people sing? Singing the song of angry men It is the music of a people who will not be slaves again For the wretched of the earth there is a flame that never dies.


Related Topix: Something Wonderful

Sun Apr 13, 2014


Farm Management, Environment, and Weather Factors Jointly Affect the...

Applied and Environmental Microbiology , Vol. 80, No. 8. , pp. 2504-2515, doi:10.1128/aem.03643-13 The National Resources Information databases provide underutilized information on the local farm conditions that may predict microbial contamination of leafy greens at preharvest.


Related Topix: Information, E. Coli, Health, Weather

WYFF-TV Greenville

Textile Heritage Band to help raise awareness, money for park



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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Hispanically Speaking

Colombia's Ecopetrol, Environmental Organizations Team Up to Reduce Carbon Emissions

Colombian environmental bodies and state-controlled oil company Ecopetrol unveiled seven joint initiatives aimed at reducing greenhouse-gas emissions caused by deforestation and forest degradation.


Related Topix: Parks

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Louis Armstrong House Museum to Celebrate International Jazz Day at Birdland, 4/30

Celebrate International Jazz Day with David O stwald's Louis Armstrong Eternity Band & the Louis Armstrong House Museum at Birdland on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at 5:30 pm.


Related Topix: Armstrong, Jazz, Louis Armstrong, Black Entertainment, Wycliffe Gordon


Sound System, Loudspeaker & Room Interactions

If one could listen to only the direct sound of a loudspeaker, the world would be a very different place... If one could listen to only the direct sound of a loudspeaker, the world would be a very different place! Unfortunately, free field listening, where you have no reflections, room modes or ambient noise, is hard to achieve in everyday life, so ... (more)


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Resident Advisor

Public Information compiles Standard Music compilation

Public Information will release a compilation of library tracks from Standard Music's archives in May. The collection, titled Happy Machine: Standard Music Library 1970-2010 , is a kind of unofficial follow-up to 2012's Tomorrow's Achievements-Parry Music Library 1976-86 compilation, which focused on Canadian library music.


Related Topix: Information, Entertainment, Drama, Television, George Martin

Fort Collins Coloradoan

'I, Claudia' a one-woman show, sort of

Ask Heather Ostberg Johnson to tell you about the character she plays in Bas Bleu Theatre Co.'


Related Topix: Armstrong

Wed Apr 09, 2014


Hi-Five - Dauwd Selects His Favorite Tunes from the Kompakt Catalog

Dauwd isn't a prolific artist. Since he first surfaced a few years back, the London-based producer has issued only a handful of releases, first via the Pictures Music label and later for Ghostly International .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Hi-5, The Orb