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3 hrs ago | New York Daily News
The former teen star has tackled the folk standard "Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You," written by Anne Bredon, recorded by Joan Baez, but far better known for the tumultuous take by Zeppelin on its1969 debut. Cyrus' version hews close to the Jimmy Page/Robert Plant arrangement of the song, mimicking its proto-power ballad, acoustic/electric approach.
8 hrs ago | Beacon
Since I was young, folk music has always held a special place in my heart. My dad introduced me to the likes of James Taylor, Jim Croce and John Denver, and they forever etched the love of folk into my heart.
8 hrs ago | TheAlternativePress.com
World renowned singer/songwriter and folk musician, Ellis Paul will be performing at Outpost in the Burbs in Montclair on October 3 at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation located at 67 Church Street. The concert is scheduled to take place at from 8-10pm with Chris Trapper opening the show.
11 hrs ago | Chicago Reader
With the end of Riot Fest, the summer music-festival season comes to a close. But you'd be crazy to think that live music around town would just stop.
14 hrs ago | Brooklynvegan
For Robyn Hitchcock 's new album, The Man Upstairs , he worked with legendary British folk producer Joe Boyd . Boyd suggested that Hitchcock make "a Judy Collins album," such as Elektra would have released in in the late '60s, with a mix of originals and covers, all in a spare acoustic style that showcases Hitchcock's skill with the frets and his nicely aged voice.
15 hrs ago | Examiner.com
Acclaimed New York Americana band The Amigos is partnering with Greenwich House Music School in presenting a monthly series of themed music parties, The Amigos Family Dinner , consisting of jam sessions and potluck dinners. The Amigos hope the distinguished West Village facility for music education can evoke the spirit of the legendary hootenannies held in the Village by the likes of Pete Seeger and Woody Guthrie .
17 hrs ago | Daily Mail
SuBo Queen of Scots: Susan Boyle announces release of new inspirational album as she poses for stunning shots with Royal photographer Jason Bell Since making her debut as a hopeful on Britain's Got Talent in 2009, she has gone on to become one of the world's top-selling acts. And Susan Boyle, 53, looks set to continue that trend, with the announcement that she's releasing Hope, her sixth album in five years.
Family members and girlfriend of 50-year-old Philip Wood are now demanding that raw data on the disappearance is released for independent analysis, as they no longer trust the Malaysian investigations, reports Daily Mail. The woman was quoted as saying that she doesn't know "how much is being covered up, but knows something is being concealed", the report added.
Hundreds of people gather at one KOTA Territory resort to see a concert with dozens of acts - and engage in a powerful act of spiritual activism. Performers say the event is meant to bring together people concerned about doing what they can to right the historical wrong of Europeans taking the land and eradicating the cultural ways of Native Americans.
Leonard Cohen is not a man for manifestos. Peripatetic bohemian, Montreal native, Zen meditator, diaspora Jew: Rock's almost-octogenarian philosopher emeritus inhabits identities that are multiple, contested, and resistant to orthodoxy.
Greek singer Nana Mouskouri has been given a huge boost as she prepares for a series of comeback shows to mark her upcoming 80th birthday - old friend Leonard Cohen , who is also turning 80 next month has given her a rousing endorsement. The veteran is eyeing a return to the stage after retiring in 2008, with tour dates in England and Scotland planned for later this month .
An example might be this edited version of Kennedy's speech setting the goal to land a man on the moon . I've seen prior asks and other sites on the web with motivational video compilations but the subject matter is all over the place.
Featuring Arlo, Cathy Guthrie, Annie Guthrie, Abe, Sarah Lee Guthrie & Johnny Irion and the kids, Friday, November 21, 7:30 PM at Newton North High School, Newton, Massachusetts PRLog - Sep. 14, 2014 - NEWTON, Mass. -- "The Guthries are the first family of American folk.
Adam Cohen performed on the Valley Stage at Ottawa Folk Festival held at Hog's Back Park in Ottawa Saturday September 13, 2014. 118221 It sounded like an unlikely combination: Fred Penner of children's entertainment fame playing the Craft Beer House.
Miley Cyrus has shared a cover of Led Zeppelin's 'Babe I'm Gonna Leave You'. Click below to listen to the pop singer's version of the folk song, which was made famous when Led Zeppelin featured it on their 1969 debut album, and was previously recorded by Joan Baez.
From the establishing aerial shot of Vallejo, CA, and subsequent shooting of two teens parked in lovers' lane , David Fincher invokes palpable dread and sustains it for nearly three hours. Refreshingly, he makes his focus not the serial murders of the Zodiac Killer who terrorized San Francisco in the late 1960s but the prolonged investigation, beset with dead ends, blind alleys, and dark nights for hotshot detective Dave Toschi , hard-drinking reporter Paul Avery , and obsessed San Francisco Chronicle cartoonist Robert Graysmith , whose book inspired James Vanderbilt's meticulous screenplay.
IT WAS the large measure of a monarch. Queen Victoria was introduced to the intoxicating comforts of whisky by John Brown, the ghillie at Balmoral estate, whose frequent advice to the Queen was: "don't stay thirsty", according to a new book.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 06:11 pm
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