The Common Ills
These days, you can profit from foreign governments and work for the White House
Last night I dreamed I saw the planet flicker Great forests fell like buffalo Everything got sicker And to the bitter end Big business bickered And they call for the three great stimulants Of the exhausted ones Artifice brutality and innocence Artifice and innocence -- " The Three Great Stimulants ," written by Joni Mitchell , first appears on her ... (more)
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Jazz singer, string quartet bring solstice celebration to Boulder
Grammy-nominated vocalist Tierney Sutton will perform with the Turtle Island String Quartet at Macky Auditorium.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Voice: 25 Song Suggestions to Make the Season 5 Semifinals Surprising
With Season 5 of The Voice reaching the semifinal round this Monday , the competition seems more evenly matched than in any prior incarnation.
Grammy Awards 2014: Who'll Get Nominated Tonight?
The 56th Annual Grammy Awards will go down January 26th in L.A., and the countdown to Music's Biggest Night begins this evening when the nominees are announced via a live special airing on CBS at 10 p.m. ET.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Daniel Breaker, Ariana DeBose, Hannah Elless and More Join Songwriter Daniel Mate Dec. 6 at 54 Below
Daniel Mat and Friends , featuring the work of songwriter Daniel Mat in an evening of "eclectic, insightful and thoroughly contagious theatre songs," is held Dec. 6 at 54 Below.
The Pordland Mercury
Tonight in Music: Cate Le Bon, Pure Bathing Culture, Vaden Todd Lewis & More
CATE LE BON, KEVIN MORBY Welsh singer/songwriter Cate Le Bon sounds like a sensitive aristocrat on the mic, her voice a distinctive combination of Nico's stolid delivery and umlaut-y vowels and Joni Mitchell's mellifluousness.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Hard-Hitting Movie-Related Interview with Dylan Ryan of Sand
Dylan Ryan is an LA-based drummer who plays in a million genre-spanning bands: from the electronic group Rainbow Arabia, to Saddle Creek mainstays Cursive , to singer/songwriter Tim Kasher , and then into jazzier stuff with Icy Demons and Herculaneum .
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Odds & Ends: News/Humor
Ahhh .... it's Thanksgiving .... let's give the losers a break. We'll starting lining-them-up again next week.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Fantasy Reissues Classic 1964 Album 'Inside Dave Von Ronk' on Vinyl LP
Dave Van Ronk, hailed as "The Mayor of MacDougal Street," was a prominent figure in the thriving '60s folk scene in the Greenwich Village.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Childsplay, a fiddle supergroup
Childsplay, a who's who of fiddlers release, "As the Crow Flies" their sixth album in twenty six years of performances throughout the United States and Europe.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Press & Sun-Bulletin
No plans? No problem! Here's what to do this weekend
Stumped when it comes to weekend plans? Here are some options: * Love theater? The 10th annual Playwrights and Artists Festival at Binghamton's KNOW Theatre presents six new plays at 8 p.m. tonight, Saturday and Sunday.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The New Zealand Herald
NZ Herald Legacy Award - Shona Laing: 1905
"My parents bought me a ukulele when I was 6," she remembers, "because I was making a lot of noise and they wanted to give me some direction."
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Suzanne Sheridan plays music of Mitchell, Cohen in Westport
Suzanne Sheridan performs the music of Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen at Coffee House at the Wheeler's at The Westport Historical Society on Friday, Nov. 22. Photo: Contributed Photo Suzanne Sheridan performs the music of Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen at Coffee House at the Wheeler's at The Westport Historical Society on Friday, Nov. 22. Photo: ... (more)
The NLDC lives on
There were a lot of things that were hard to digest in this week's news that Renaissance City Development Association is considering building a parking garage in New London's Fort Trumbull.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Daniel Breaker, Ariana DeBose, Hannah Elless & More to Join Daniel Mate at 54 Below, 12/6
Join 2013 Kleban Award-winning songwriter Daniel Mate ? and a group of top-notch singing actors for an evening of eclectic, insightful, and thoroughly contagious theater songs.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
"A Case of You" - Joni Mitchell, live in London
This is Joni in her prime. I don't know if you can characterize her guitar as "open-tuned" or "just Joni's wierd chords".
Bombay Bicycle Club will be performing in the Set Theatre in Kilkenny on Sunday November 24.
Bombay Bicycle Club are an English indie rock band from Crouch End, London. The band is composed of Jack Steadman , Jamie MacColl , Suren de Saram and Ed Nash .
Thu Nov 14, 2013
The Inquirer & Mirror
Women's Chorus revels in the sound of music
The cold of winter is about to set in, and the Nantucket Community Music Center Women's Chorus will make it known this Sunday during its "Feel the Chill Comin" concert, a program that will feature predominantly folk and popular music.
Mitchell & Cohen musical tribute at historical society
Musicians who will perform Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen songs in a benefit c0oncert for the Westport Historical Society include, from left, keyboardist Bob Cooper, vocalist Suzanne Sherisan, horn player Ruth Ahlers and percussionist Marshal Rosenberg.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Lauren Fox brings folk cabaret to Montclair [watch & listen]
Fox performs the songs of Joni Mitchell and Leonard Cohen at Outpost in the Burbs, 67 Church St., on Friady night.