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3 min ago | Folio Weekly
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.
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4 hrs ago | The Huffington Post
It is surging all of the time, and we are flowing along with it whether we want to or not.
8 hrs ago | Seattle Times
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.
8 hrs ago | Daily Record
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.
10 hrs ago | Albany Times Union
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.
He counts Maritimers as his favourite audiences in the country, but this year he'll be missing his former tour partner who helped make him feel at home here.
Once again your rockin' writer felt the need to resurrect his " Listen Again " series.
English singer Lily Allen rose back to the top of Britain's singles chart on Sunday as competition for the coveted Christmas number one spot heated up.
HE is at the helm of one of Scotland's biggest festivals, masterminding an invasion of around 2100 musicians who descend on Glasgow every winter.
When you think of odd couples, you think of Tony Randall and Jack Klugman, Jack Lemmon and Walter Matthau, but what about Steve Coogan and Judi Dench? Based on a true story, "Philomena" stars Dench and Coogan and focuses on the efforts of Philomena Lee , mother to a boy conceived out of wedlock and given away for adoption in the United States.
American Jennifer Grout fell just short of the top prize in the "Arabs Got Talent" competition after a remarkable run to the finals by a 23-year-old from Massachusetts who barely speaks Arabic.