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  1. U. Srinivas: An appreciationRead the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Examiner.com

    "Mandolin Srinivas was an exceptional musician with unparalleled musicianship in his generation," says renowned Indian classical violinist Dr. L. Subramaniam. "The fluency in his playing--whether he played a raga, composition or swara [musical note]--was so brilliant.

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  2. Storyteller David Lynch's dark artistic visionsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Philly.com

    Many of David Lynch's paintings and drawings contain enigmatic bits of writing. Most often they are scrawled, though sometimes their letters are cut out and pasted on, like ransom notes from the subconscious.

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  3. 'Everything about Mandolin Srinivas was premature'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Rediff.com

    'When name and fame come, people do change, but U Srinivas was one person who never changed. He was a personification of humility and moved with all fellow musicians and everyone in society with respect.'

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  4. Pesticides and suicide riskRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Trinidad Guardian

    ... which has two-and-a-half times the Georgetown region's suicide rate. He was an Indo-Guyanese; more at risk than other ethnic groups. As a method, hanging is not unusual. But poisoning with herbicide is more common; sadly, it kills slowly, and with ...

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  5. Sufi Qawwali EveningRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Sulekha.com

    Qawwali is the most dynamic sufi devotional music of the Indian Subcontinent. It is of no surprise that qawwali is one of the most appealing genres of world music, continuing to gain an increasing amount of international renown.

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  6. Mere Dil Mein Aaj Kya Hai? (A Musical Tribute to RD Burman, Kalyanji-Anandji and Lakshmikant-Py ..Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Sulekha.com

    Home A Bay Area Events A Sunnyvale, CA Events A Mere Dil Mein Aaj Kya Hai? Login to see which of your Facebook friends are going to Mere Dil Mein Aaj Kya Hai? Share your reviews about Mere Dil Mein Aaj Kya Hai? Tihai 2014 Festival - September 20, 2014 Privacy Protected. Your email will only be seen by your invitee .

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  7. World Journey 09/20/14Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | WWOZ

    New Orleans-born clarinetist, saxophonist, and educator Victor Goines presents a "clarinet-centric" version of New Orleans music history in this hour-long presentation at the Chicago Humanities Festival. BeauSoleil founder Michael Doucet, Aly Bain, and Ricky Skaggs do "Jolie Blonde", arguably the most famous Cajun song of all time .

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  8. NAACH iX in San Francisco The W Hotel! California's Celebrity Bollywood DJ Precaution LiveRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Sulekha.com

    Login to see which of your Facebook friends are going to NAACH iX in San Francisco The W Hotel! Californias Celebrity Bollywood DJ Precaution Live! Tihai 2014 Festival - September 20, 2014 Privacy Protected. Your email will only be seen by your invitee .

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  9. Nana Hemaa Yaa Asaa Safoa II: Inventor of Kente-okeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... with her Kente-oke fabrics. During this period, she became the voice of the African textile industry, reporting on ethnic styles and trends as seen on the catwalk at the London Fashion week on BBC World African News and Focus on Africa. Nana Hemaa ...

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  10. A.R.Rahman condoles, Ilaiyaraja visits in person for Mandolin Srinivas deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Indiaglitz.com

    Last morning the entire music industry as well as fans were in a for a terribly shock. Legendary Mandolin exponent U.Srinivas had passed away due to liver failure at a Chennai hospital.

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  11. The myth of tone-deafnessRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hispanic Business

    There is a dire need to debunk a myth often propagated in popular reality TV music competitions and music society auditions which has severe, adverse implications. "The ability to partake in music performance only comes naturally for a gifted few; you're better off doing something else," roars an arrogant panelist or an insensitive music teacher, leading to subsequent laughing fits.

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  12. Mandolin Srinivas's first salary was Rs.175: BalasubrahmanyamRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    "Shocked" with the untimely demise of well-known mandolin player U. Srinivas, renowned playback singer S.P. Balasubrahmanyam went down memory lane and shared how he met the late musician who earned Rs.175 as his first salary. Srinivas died here Friday following liver-related problems.

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  13. Rhythm Room Playlist 9/19/14Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WWOZ

    BeauSoleil founder Michael Doucet, Aly Bain, and Ricky Skaggs do "Jolie Blonde", arguably the most famous Cajun song of all time . The video dates from 1998 and second of the Transatlantic Sessions, a British production of collaborative live performances by folk and country musicians from both sides of the Atlantic.

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  14. While My Mandolin Gently WeepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newindpress

    CHENNAI: It is often the instrument that an artiste plays that is his identity, however, U Srinivas who passed away on Friday at the age of 45, rewrote rules by creating an identity for the Mandolin. City Express talks to people who knew the humility of the musician and the rich music he has left behind U Srinivas one of the finest musicians ever, a true Earth Angel left us for his journey skyward .... you will be sorely missed.

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  15. Indian music industry pays tribute to Mandolin SrinivasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    Calling him a "shining star" and "genius", Indian music exponents Lata Mangeshkar, Zakir Hussain, Resul Pookutty among others today expressed their grief over the sudden demise of renowned Mandolin exponent Uppalapu Srinivas . "I got to know today that U Srinivas is no more.

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  16. Mandolin master leaves behind huge voidRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Telegraph

    Chennai, Sept. 19: Carnatic music genius U. Srinivas, whose name became synonymous with the mandolin, passed away in Chennai this morning.

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  17. Renowned Carnatic musician Mandolin Srinivas diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Hindustan Times

    India's music fraternity woke up to the shocking news of the passing away of a child prodigy who grew into an inspirational Carnatic music icon - Uppalapu 'Mandolin' Srinivas -- on Friday morning. The mandolin expert was admitted to a private hospital in Chennai, where he breathed his last at 9.30 am after a failed liver transplant, hospital sources said.

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  18. qq | WWOZ New Orleans 90.7 FMRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WWOZ

    BeauSoleil founder Michael Doucet, Aly Bain, and Ricky Skaggs do "Jolie Blonde", arguably the most famous Cajun song of all time . The video dates from 1998 and second of the Transatlantic Sessions, a British production of collaborative live performances by folk and country musicians from both sides of the Atlantic.

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  19. Poll: Virginia Voters say Redskins Should Keep NameRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WCAV

    By a margin of more than 3 to 1, Virginia voters say the Washington Redskins should not change the team name, according to a statewide survey released today by the Wason Center for Public Policy at Christopher Newport University. Overall, 71% of voters support keeping the name, which has been challenged as racist, while 21% said it should be changed.

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  20. U Srinivas: And the mandolin falls silent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | DNA India

    "The word mandolin doesn't make sense anymore to me," an overwhelmed composer-vocalist Shankar Mahdevan told dna. He was reacting to the tragic death of Uppalappu Srinivas , 45, whose mandolin stole millions of hearts.

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