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The movie begins where it will end, with Davis onstage at the Gaslight, one of the West Village venues for a musical movement that, in the early '60s, was caught in a loop of its own, believing it was the start of something rather than the finish.
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Roger Sprung, an internationally known banjo player and teacher, leads a spaghetti and bluegrass jam session on the first Saturday of each month at the Newtown United Methodist Church, near Sandy Hook Elementary School.
The iconic singer tells a Boston radio station that he and his former bandmates are "earmarking 2015," which is the 40th anniversary of the group's breakup.
Officers have massed outside the camp in Independence Square, having attempted to dismantle barricades before moving back after those demonstrating resisted.
Break out the vodka: Jack and Karen are teaming back up. Megan Mullally will appear alongside her former "Will & Grace" sidekick Sean Hayes in a future episode of his freshman NBC sitcom "Sean Saves the World," TVLine reports.
From Liz G.: "I grew up in an American community in Saudi Arabia. Here I am in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, in 1978 or '79 with my beloved 'Grease' album.
Husband-and-wife folk-rock duo Johnny Irion and Sarah Lee Guthrie turn far-reaching roots into modern-day success When it comes to good artistic genes, Sarah a Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion have it made.
It is surging all of the time, and we are flowing along with it whether we want to or not.
The Coen Brothers' splendid new film, "Finding Llewyn Davis," set in the Greenwich Village folk-music scene of the early '60s, has launched a welcome wave of interest in Northwesterner Harry Smith, whose 1952 six-LP set, "Anthology of American Folk Music," was the folk singers' bible.
Just call Jacquie Lee the angel of "The Voice's" semi-finals. The 16-year old from Colts Neck performed "Angel" by Sara McLachlan, and set against soft back lighting in an accordion pleated off-white gown, Jacquie delivered an angelic performance.
Also nominated is Pete Seeger , the globally beloved folk icon who lives in Beacon.
If the Billboard Hot 100 ranked the most popular songs during the Renaissance, what classics would have topped the charts? What melodies might have been on William Shakespeare's mind when he was working on his latest play? The members of early-music ensemble The Baltimore Consort could not only answer those questions - they could play the songs, ... (more)
Influenced by legendary artists like Bonnie Raitt, Paul Simon and Randy Newman, San Francisco based Liz Kennedy puts the unique, inviting stamp of her sandpaper and honey tinged vocals on her latest release Speed Bump .
Which is always about five seconds after his head hits the pillow. Earlier that evening, we had attended the Kingston Trio concert and the words to the infamous “Tom Dooley” were still ringing in my ears.
After a record-breaking Thanksgiving holiday, " The Hunger Games: Catching Fire " yielded the top spot at the box office to " Frozen " over the weekend.
Inside Llewyn Davis is set in the Greenwich Village folk music scene of the early 1960s.
VETERAN folk performer Roy Harper is set to be tried next year over allegations he committed a string of sex offences in the Herefordshire area in the 1970s.