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Stage 8 Presents: Kala Farnham

Kala Farnham is a classically trained pianist, an active member of the Rhode Island Songwriters Association, a theater and church musical director, and a performing songwriter.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Folk, Jazz, Tony Bennett

Wed Jul 30, 2014

National Review Online

Visualize Whirled Peas

" World Peace Is None of Your Business " takes sarcastic assessment of current global conditions, peaking with a right-now litany that name-checks Brazil, Bahrain, Egypt, and Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Morrissey, Pop/Rock, The Smiths, Love, Drama Movies, Folk, Conservatives (UK)

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Watersblogged

Uptight Downtown (Cherry Cherry Boom Boom Remix) - Single - La Roux

We are unable to find iTunes on your computer. To preview and buy music from Uptight Downtown - Single by La Roux, download iTunes now.

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Related Topix: Folk, Nick Drake

Fri Jul 18, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Keira Knightley: She's the voice

Keira Knightley mastered the guitar and singing in Begin Again, with her voice a mix of Suzanne Vega and Joni Mitchell.

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Related Topix: Drama Movies, Anna Karenina, Pride & Prejudice, Pride and Prejudice, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Keira Knightley, Love, Folk

Tue Jul 15, 2014

Style Weekly

"Meet Me in the Bottom: the Struggle to Reclaim...

In the song "Big Yellow Taxi," Joni Mitchell sings of paving paradise to put up a parking lot.

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Related Topix: Folk, Richmond, VA, Virginia Commonwealth University

Mon Jul 14, 2014

Bloomberg

A Mesmerizing Look at 24 Hours in a New York Taxi

Ever get the feeling you're spinning your wheels, driving in circles, covering the same ground you've covered a million times before? Chances are, you've got nothing on the average New York City taxi driver.

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Related Topix: New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York Government, Folk, Science / Technology, GPS

Wed Jul 09, 2014

GlobalNews

Take the Quiz: 40 real names of pop stars

Arnold George Dorsey took the name of 19th century German composer Engelbert Humperdinck; Stuart Leslie Goddard picked Adam Ant; and Canadian Roberta Joan Anderson became Joni Mitchell.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Engelbert Humperdinck, Folk

Waterloo Chronicle

Reversing a trend

It's long been lamented that we've paved paradise and put up a parking lot in our rush for economic development.

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Related Topix: Folk, Opinion

Tue Jul 08, 2014

BroadwayWorld.com

Rick James' Catalog Re-Released in Digital Form Today

Rick James, the "Super Freak" hitmaker singer, producer, innovator and award-winning pioneer in the fusion of funk, R&B, rock and soul was a vagrant hippie in the 1960s who wandered to Toronto, where he ended up playing with Neil Young and Joni Mitchell, only to end up a hybrid superstar in the '80s thanks to his hit song, "Super Freak."

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Related Topix: Rick James, Funk, Love, Drama Movies, Folk, Motown, Soul

Sun Jul 06, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Opinion: There was a time when connectivity was the enemy of our romance with imagined possibilities

The digital DJ in my iPod was onto something the other day when it decided to play a mix that started with Joni Mitchell's "Night Ride Home" before proceeding to Ella Fitzgerald and Count Basie bouncing through the classic "Tea for Two."

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Related Topix: Folk, Opinion

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Petaluma360

SR Symphony, Judy Collins and fireworks mark holiday at Green Music Center

More than 4,000 people celebrated July 4 at Rohnert Park's Green Music Center with a Santa Rosa Symphony concert Friday night that opened with "The Star Spangled Banner" and closed with guest star Judy Collins singing "God Bless America," followed by two encores and fireworks.

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Related Topix: Folk, Judy Collins, Symphony, Arts, Rohnert Park, CA

Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Remember that idea to build a new parking lot in Yosemite Valley?

Twenty years ago, I wrote a story about the idea to build a 1,840-space parking lot at Taft Toe in Yosemite Valley -- an old idea that had resurfaced and caught plenty of criticism.

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Related Topix: Yosemite Valley, CA, Folk

BroadwayWorld.com

Laurie Antonioli Covers Joni Mitchell on New Origin CD 'Songs of Shadow, Songs of Light'

The CD, her first for the Origin label, finds the acclaimed Bay Area jazz singer returning with obvious passion and inspiration to her earliest musical influence.

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Related Topix: Folk

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Nippertown!

Comin' Soon: New Concert Announcements

The 11-piece Ethiopian orchestra Debo Band is scheduled to play a free outdoor concert at Troy's Freedom Square at 6pm on Friday, July 11. Concert-goers are invited to bring lawn blankets and chairs.

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Related Topix: Theater, Arts, Bearsville, NY, Woodstock, NY, Folk

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