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  1. Southport Weekender 52 - Butlins, Minehead - 8th-10th May 2015 PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago |

    Southport Weekender 52 follows one the best ever event in its prolific 28 year history. Everything about last year's SPW 50, the amazing artists like Chaka Khan with Incognito, the fantastic DJs like Carl Cox and Derrick Carter and the amazing Southport veterans, mixed with the brilliant Southport Weekender crowd, just took the event to another level.


  2. Leeds arts festival ready for brand new summer soundRead the original story

    Sunday | Yorkshire Evening Post

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Acid jazz and funk band The Brand New Heavies were today revealed as the headline act for the annual summertime festival's closing night Playground Party, which will be held in the grounds of Garforth Academy.


  3. Danny Shead, Appellant v. The State of Texas, AppelleeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | FindLaw

    Proceeding pro se and in forma pauperis, Appellant, Danny Shead, is contesting the trial court's denial of his Motion to Rescind Order to Withdraw Inmate Funds filed in each of the above-referenced cause numbers. a Appellant is incarcerated for offenses relating back to the 1990s.


  4. What to Put On Your Feet Between Boots and SandalsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Racked

    Does anyone else feel unreasonably tortured by the prospect of wearing boots for one more freaking day when the Gregorian calendar is trying to tell us its spring? It certainly isn't sandal weather, yet, at least not for most of the country . So what the hell are you supposed to put on your feet to get through the day-nay, the season?! Deep breath.


  5. REVIEW : Mad Dog Mcrea / Sam Green & The Midnight Heist / Sound Of The SirensRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 |

    Tonight Exeter's Phoenix is busy, both live venues are being utilised tonight for sold out events. Upstairs in the Voodoo Lounge there's a show for the Vibraphonic festival by Jo Harman, however we're here to see three locally based acts topped by Mad Dog Mcrea who bring their blend of 'Irish 'music to Exeter to celebrate the arrival later this week of St Patrick's Day, as has now become traditional for them.


  6. Martha and the Vandellas set for Mouth of Tyne FestivalRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 15 | News Guardian

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Motown stars Martha Reeves and the Vandellas will top the bill on July 12,and will be joined by 1980s chart regulars The Christians and acid jazz group James Taylor Quartet.


  7. Mouth of the Tyne Festival 2015: Who's on when and how to get ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | Chronicle Live

    There's a full and diverse lineup for North East music fans to lap up this summer with local and world renowned talent on the bill Lisbon and Jack Savoretti are the latest names to be added to the bill for this year's Mouth of the Tyne festival. The local pop quartet and the critically acclaimed singer/songwriter will play Playhouse Whitley Bay on July 9 and 10 respectively and there's a host of other acts lined up for your musical delectation.


  8. Reviews: Carleen Anderson, Andy Sheppard, Clarke Peters, by...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | This Is Bristol

    CARLEEN Anderson comes from the gospel singing tradition of the American South, her godfather was James Brown, who her mother, soul singer Vicki Brown, used to sing with in the 60s and 70s, so it isn't surprising that she has become one of the most powerful vocalists around. Relocating to the UK in 1990 she and her band The Young Disciples were signed by the Talkin' Loud label in the Acid Jazz scene of that era and she has collaborated with many top names.


  9. Concert review: Brand New Heavies, Yuna and Courtney Pine thrill on last night of SingJazzRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 9 | The Straits Times

    The final evening of this year's Singapore International Jazz Festival on Sunday at Marina Bay Sands showed how much Singapore had, and had not changed. Lead vocalist Dawn Joseph, of Britain's funkmeisters The Brand New Heavies told the audience right after their 12th song that festival organisers were signalling for them to cut a song from their 45-minute set.


  10. carleenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 8 | This Is Bristol

    Day two of the Jazz and Blues extravaganza at the Colston Hall will remembered amongst all the other things for three stellar performances. Carleen Anderson comes from the Gospel singing tradition of the American south, her godfather was James Brown, who her mother, soul singer Vicki Brown, used to sing with in the 60s and 70s, so it isn't surprising that she has become one of the most powerful vocalists around today.


  11. Carleen Anderson colourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | This Is Bristol

    One of the most powerful vocalists today, 2013 Jazz FM UK Vocalist of the Year Carleen Anderson has been a favourite of audiences and fellow artists alike for more than two decades. Anderson was born into music, as her parents toured throughout the Sixties and Seventies with the great James Brown.


  12. Ueberschall SaxophoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | KVR News

    Saxophone by Ueberschall is a Virtual Instrument Audio Plugin for Windows and Mac OS X. It includes, and is therefore "powered by", Elastik, which functions as a VST Plugin, an Audio Units Plugin, an RTAS Plugin and an AAX Plugin. This product is "Powered By" Elastik .


  13. Philippe Jaroussky: "Pieta"Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 2 | Opera News

    Philippe Jaroussky is back, after a self-imposed sabbatical, with music of Vivaldi, the composer the French countertenor regards as his good-luck charm. In form and style similar to his operatic writing, Vivaldi's sacred works are vocally gratifying and, in most cases, musically effective.


  14. For The O'Sullivan's Architecture Is A Part of The Family TreeRead the original story

    Monday Mar 2 | World News Report

    LOS ANGELES, CA, USA, March 1, 2015 / / -- For Lucy O'Sullivan, designing awe-inspiring and environmentally sustainable buildings is something that runs in her blood. For nearly a decade the UK-based architect has been producing award-winning future forward structures that are dynamic, functional and above all, captivating.


  15. Karl Denson's Tiny UniverseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Denver Westword

    Karl Denson is hard to pin down. The saxophonist and bandleader may have strong roots in the traditional jazz of giants like John Coltrane and Wayne Shorter, but that hasn't stopped him from exploring funk, R&B, hip-hop and myriad other genres in his two-decade-plus career.


  16. The Losers: Debra Granik Deserved an OscarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Film School Rejects

    In this entry, Lauren Schacher from Chicks Who Script chimes in on a director who launched a superstar. I will never forget watching Winter's Bone for the first time.


  17. Music this week: Sonny & the Sunsets, Karl Denson's Tiny Universe and ArkellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 |

    Lots of randomly played new songs on the iPod these days, and virtually every time our attention is thoroughly won over, we note that it's another one of Sonny & the Sunsets' groovy, tambourine-shaking tunes tempered with quasi-mystical sonics. The bent beach-pop band's fifth album, Talent Night At The Ashram, is lyrically fun and melodically ambitious.


  18. What to do if you're just not feeling the loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 |

    AN Australian special-forces dog handler is overseeing training and puppy breeding at Iraq's dogs of war training academy, which will be used to fight ISIL. AN Australian man who defected from the Islamic State death cult has revealed he was uncomfortable with the beheading of westerners, although stoning adulterous couples wasn't a problem.


  19. Tributes paid to 'special lady'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Border Counties Advertizer

    Mary Garside saw 19 prime ministers take office and four monarchs sit in the throne during her lifetime, which she filled with memorable events and a large, loving family, who last week said she was "our special lady" who "will be remembered and loved by us all forever". She grew up in Knockin, where her parents ran the Post Office and studied at Oswestry Girls School before training to be a teacher, taking up a post in Liverpool.


  20. Non-Chemical Water Conditioners Prevent Scaling, Improve Equipment OperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Environmental Leader

    Fluid Dynamics' catalytic technology can prevent and remove scaling without chemicals and in a way that doesn't harm the environment, the company says. The company says its most recent success is on the West Indian island of Barbados where the water is very hard but care of the environment is paramount.