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  1. #8: Led Zeppelin IIRead the original story

    Thursday | WHTQ-FM Orlando

    ... it was how they incorporated mythology, mysticism, and a variety of other genres (most notably world music and British folk) -- into their sound. Led Zeppelin had mystique. They rarely gave interviews, since the music press detested the band. ...


  2. Weather witch not letting up on winterRead the original story

    Thursday | Western Star

    Just like you need another weather report, well, here it is. The weather witch is out.


  3. Cambridge News published Singer songwriter Ethan Ash to launch new EP in MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Cambridge Evening News

    Ethan Ash tells us about his early days in the music business, his 'Rough Cuts' project and his love for the Cambridge Folk Festival. I've been playing guitar since I was about 6. At the age of 12 I started going to Saturday 'Rock School'.


  4. Frisell brings fine-tuned act to ArmoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... various collaborations, an album with Nashville musicians, a solo album, a collection of traditional American folk songs and originals inspired by them, and more. The newest, "Disfarmer," is inspired by the work of the mid-century rural Arkansas ...


  5. Sports Hotline: Old Firm, newco, Rangers, Celtic.. name calling starts ahead of semi final crunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Record

    ... us?" Like a breath of fresh air, in marched Kenneth Martin, Coatbridge, to crack some heads together, saying: "Do the folk who populated your Hotline on Wednesday realise how sad and pathetic they come across? They really need to get a life." Andrew ...


  6. Will a divided marijuana community jeopardize California's legalization effort?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    At a meeting with marijuana-legalization reformers earlier this month, major players rehashed past grievances and debated how to move forward in 2016. David Downs is an occasional SN&R contributor who also writes the "Legalization Nation" column for the East Bay Express.


  7. Carousel Industries' Tim Kennedy Appointed to CompTIA Telecom Advisory CouncilRead the original story

    Thursday | 24-7 Press Release

    Carousel Industries, a leader in unified communications, managed services, data solutions and visual communications, announced that Tim Kennedy has been appointed to the CompTIA Telecom Advisory Council. CompTIA is a non-profit trade association focused on the IT industry, and its Telecom Advisory Council is a 19-member strategic think-tank dedicated to identifying industry trends while furthering ideas and initiatives relating to the ongoing convergence of IT and telecom.


  8. Song released in memory of eventer killed in fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Horse and Hound

    The 30-year-old had moved from Ontario to the UK with his wife Shandiss in Autumn 2013. The couple - who were based in Leicestershire - had been together since they were teenagers.


  9. Stone Jack Jones unveils his Patty Griffin-assisted single 'Shine' -- exclusiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    Stone Jack Jones has had several close brushes with death, which might explain why his spare, folk-inflected country songs sound so intensely haunted.


  10. Amy Speace set to play the Chapel Arts CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | This is Bath

    ... albums. Judy Collins herself recorded Amy's song, The Weight of the World, calling it "one of the best political folk songs I've ever heard." Along the way, she gained support and praise from such legends as Guy Clark and Nanci Griffith, Ian Hunter ...


  11. Gift GuideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Salt Lake City Weekly

    Kolbie Stonehocker suggests: Edie Carey & Sarah Sample, 'Til the Morning: Lullabies & Songs of Comfort Two folk singersongwriters recording an album of classic and original lullabies and lullaby-style covers of popular songs might not sound like a revolutionary idea, but Edie Carey and Utah's Sarah Sample's 'Til the Morning: Lullabies & Songs of Comfort is an album I think a lot of adults don't realize they need until they hear it. There's no getting around the fact that the world is a stressful place, but as Sample says, this album gives weary, battle-worn minds "a soft place to land."


  12. The WilliesKORAN-Burning: Who's to Blame for the Deaths?Read the original story

    Apr 2, 2011 | American Reporter

    As you would expect, Michael Moore, the Rev. Jesse Jackson, and AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka were in Madison, Wisc., to support and rally the workers in their fight against the union-busting governor and Republican-dominated state legislature.


  13. Dip in visits mars Snow Show view through rose-colored gogglesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Denver Post

    ... and improvements. The decline in younger skier participation is especially vexing. Millennials confound ski industry folk. Tapping them as the next generation to drive the resort industry is befuddling leaders. "It appears that they are more ...


  14. Big Name: Blue will be coming to Chepstow later in the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | South Wales Argus

    ... they will be followed on August 27 by 11-piece band Bellowhead, whose album Hedonism is the highest selling independent folk album of all time. They have been credited by BBC Radio 2's Chris Evans as being one of the best live groups in the world ...


  15. the Simon and Garfunkel Story Set for the Wyvern Theatre TonightRead the original story

    Wednesday |

    Has it really been 50 years since the most successful Folk/Rock Duo of all time recorded their first No. 1 hit single 'The Sound of Silence'? Prior to its West End appearance in February 2015, 'The Simon and Garfunkel Story' is currently the biggest and the most successful No.


  16. Folk icon Valdy to perform in SidneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Canadian folk and country musician Valdy will be performing at the Charlie White Theatre at the Mary Winspear Centre Feb. 6. The two-time Juno winner says he'll be playing a blend of old favourites and new songs. Canadian folk icon Valdy is getting excited to play his first show ever at the Charlie White Theatre, and he's got the new shoes to prove it.


  17. Alan Doyle's Great Big Solo SuccessRead the original story

    Wednesday | View Magazine

    "The long road's behind us" declares Alan Doyle on "So let's go", the eponymous leadoff track on the new solo album from the longtime voice of Great Big Sea. And yet, with everything going on in Alan's life - a new album, a new memoir and a new solo tour that brings him to Burlington January 29th and Hamilton February 3rd - it seems the long musical road that's taken him to the pinnacle of the Canadian music scene has no definitive end in sight.


  18. Armenian Folk Band Performs at Largest Folklore Festival in ArgentinaRead the original story

    Wednesday | Groong

    Armenian Folk Band Performs at Largest Folklore Festival in Argentina Wednesday, January 28th, 2015 Armenian folk band Kusan performs at the National Folklore Festival in Argentina COSQUIN, Argentina --The Armenian folk band Kusan performed for the first time in history at the National Folklore Festival of Cosquin, Argentina, on Monday, Jan. 26. "Despite the Genocide, they are here. They kept their identity and cultural legacy and transmitted it to humanity," said the presenter of the most important festival of folk music in Argentina and Latin America.


  19. Deila well briefed ahead of Old Firm baptismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    WHILE he might be holed up in his lair in Lennoxtown, such seclusion hasn't stopped Ronny Deila feeling the pulse of the Old Firm countdown. The Celtic manager reported that "the whole club is thinking and talking about it" in response to a question about whether he feels disadvantaged having never experienced an Old Firm derby before.


  20. Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown presents The Laurie Berkner Band, Feb. 22Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Jersey Journal

    Best-selling children's recording artist and preschool television favorite Laurie Berkner will bring The Laurie Berkner Band to New Jersey for a "Dance Party" concert for families at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 22, at the Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown. Best-selling children's recording artist and preschool television favorite Laurie Berkner will bring The Laurie Berkner Band to New Jersey for a "Dance Party" concert for families at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 22, at the Mayo Performing Arts Center in Morristown.