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Tuesday Apr 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

BWW Reviews: Twyla Tharp Marries Bluegrass and Ballet

Last Thursday, April 10, BAM presented a one-night-only program featuring North Carolina bluegrass band, Carolina Chocolate Drops, and the world premiere of Twyla Tharp 's Cornbread Duet.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet

Tuesday Apr 15 | Hyperallergic

Ballet Meets Folk for a "Cornbread Duet"

With old-timey string tunes that'll lift your spirits and your knees, the Carolina Chocolate Drops know how to get the party hopping like no other revivalist band can.

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Related Topix: Arts, Ballet, Dance, DMC, Modern Dance

Wed Apr 09, 2014

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Wednesday's Concert Picks: St. James and the Apostles at Ortlieb's, Bipolaroid at MilkBoy, and Carolina Chocolate Drops at Sellersville Theater

Self-proclaimed "acid gospel power trio" St. James and the Apostles continue their residency at Ortlieb's tonight.

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Related Topix: Sellersville, PA

Wed Apr 02, 2014

New York Daily News

Carolina Chocolate Drops at BAM

Think banjo music and you instantly imagine the rollicking sounds of Appalachian bluegrass.

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Related Topix: North Carolina, Entertainment

Tue Apr 01, 2014

Herald Gazette

Carolina Chocolate Drops, back at Strand

The Grammy Award-winning string band Carolina Chocolate Drops returns to Midcoast Maine for a 7:30 p.m. concert Saturday, April 12, at the Strand Theatre, 345 Main St. The innovative four-piece band from North Carolina carries on the tradition of black musicians such as Odell and Nate Thompson, Dink Roberts, John Snipes and Libba Cotten.

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Related Topix: Maine

City of Chicago

The Chicago Blues Festival Complete Line-up Announced

The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events is pleased to announce the complete line-up for the 31st Annual Chicago Blues Festival set for June 13 through June 15 in Grant Park .

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Related Topix: Chicago, IL, Blues, Otis Taylor, The Blues Band

Sun Mar 30, 2014

The Vermont Standard

Carolina Chocolate Drops At Town Hall Theatre Sunday Night

Pentangle Arts presents the Grammy award-winning Carolina Chocolate Drops, on Sunday March 30 at Woodstock Town Hall Theatre at 7:30 p.m. This traditional African-American string band got its start in 2005 with founding members Rhiannon Giddens, Dom Flemons and Justin Robinson.

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Related Topix: African-American

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Brooklynvegan

Elvis Costello recording unreleased Dylan w/ Jim James & more, played ...

A trove of two dozen unfinished Bob Dylan songs written circa 1967 during his "Basement Tapes" period is being completed by an all-star band assembled by producer T Bone Burnett and including Elvis Costello, Marcus Mumford and My Morning Jacket's Jim James for release as an album and Showtime special later this year.

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Related Topix: Mumford, NY, Hotels, MCS, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Port Chester, NY, Chester, NY

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Hollywood Reporter

Showtime Sets Dylan 'Lost Songs' Documentary

The premium cabler has ordered Lost Songs: The Basement Tapes Continued, an original documentary produced by T Bone Burnett and Sam Jones and directed by the latter.

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