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  1. Glen Campbell Will not Fade AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Folio Weekly

    Jacksonville City Councilman Robin Lumb is quite upset that the Cultural Council stood with #moca Retweet this RT @mmclarke1956 : @folioweekly #IStandWithMOCA Mayor Brown never challenges porn allegation.


  2. Review: Nick Drake, Remembered for a WhileRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Kos

    ... Though this is possible, it is impossible to prove convincingly. Some know of Nick Drake the depressive more than the folk musician, and, to be sure, that information is provided as well. The most harrowing passage comes transcribed directly from ...


  3. Military father from Texas jumps out of present for surprise homecoming to his daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Mail

    And this week, that wish came true. Kennedy Shaw was filmed as she got up on stage to unwrap a giant bow-wrapped present she 'won' during a rigged raffle.


  4. Superstar Organist Cameron Carpenter to Perform at Majestic Theater, 1/23Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    After a dazzling debut at Lincoln Center on March 2014 in which its sound was described by The New York Times as "quite terrific," Cameron Carpenter brings his revolutionary International Touring Organ to the Majestic Theater in Gettysburg, PA on Friday, January 23 at 7:30pm. Tickets are $34-$46; call 717-337-8200 or visit to purchase.


  5. With fracking decision imminent, Cuomo cabinet meetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... variety of events and campaign stops during his first term in office. Among those who participated in the protest were folk legend Pete Seeger and singer/songwriter Natalie Merchant. The Department of Environmental Conservation misses a key deadline ...


  6. David Byrne to be o be honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    David Byrne will be honored to benefit music education. For the twelfth year, Michael Dorf, founder of City Winery, will present a tribute to the music of an artist at Carnegie Hall.


  7. Frawley Takes CEO Reins At EpsilonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | MediaPost

    Global marketing firm Epsilon has promoted Andy Frawley to CEO. He succeeds Bryan Kennedy who the company said is stepping up to lead the combined Epsilon-Conversant entity.


  8. Cuba's famed troubadour Silvio Rodriguez defends rappers, tells USAID to 'go to hell'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    One of Cuba's most famous musicians is telling the U.S. Agency for International Development to "go to hell" for pulling his son and other island-based rappers without their knowledge into a scheme aimed at sparking a youth uprising against the Communist government. Folk singer Silvio Rodriguez went onto his Segunda Cita blog this week to fill in his fellow Cubans with the details of the operation revealed by The Associated Press.


  9. Patty Larkin, And Dom Flemons To Perform First Night Boston Concert, Broadcast On WUMB-FMRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Mi2n

    ... Massachusetts Ave., Boston, MA. Please call 617-747-2261 for more information. Patty Larkin redefines the boundaries of folk-urban pop music with her inventive guitar wizardry and uncompromising vocals and lyrics. Acoustic Guitar hails her ...


  10. Kingston Trio to perform at Buckhead church ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Sandy Springs Neighbor

    ... and singing simple yet memorable melodies, they revolutionized popular music, reawakening America to its own rich folk music heritage. The Kingston Trio was the No. 1 vocal group in the world, a musical and cultural phenomenon whose record sales and ...


  11. Analysis: Nelson Mandela And ZionismRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2013 | Baltimore Jewish Times

    In the coming days, there will be much reflection on the life and legacy of Nelson Mandela, following the former South African president's passing on Dec. 5. And in the coming weeks, we can anticipate a febrile exchange over his true views on Israel and the Middle East.


  12. End of two-year campaign of abuse by anti-abortionistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Belfast Today

    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. She was the leader of a hardline loyalist political party who dealt daily with the murky underworld of paramilitaries.


  13. Colourful arts festival line-up revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Waikato Times

    ... boasts a stellar line-up of talent from overseas and New Zealand, including singer-songwriter Roesy (Ireland); folk singer Emily Smith (Scotland); and the Hayden Chisholm Trio composed of three of New Zealand's most exciting and respected jazz ...


  14. Andy Frawley named Chief Executive Officer of EpsilonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WebWire

    Epsilon , an Alliance Data company and the global leader in creating connections between people and brands, today announced that Andy Frawley has been named Chief Executive Officer of Epsilon. Andy, who joined the company in 2009 and most recently served as President of Epsilon, has been instrumental in the business's growth and success.


  15. Exclusive Photos: See Lauren Scruggs's Gorgeous Wedding Ring and Reception DressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | People

    From her loose waves to her soft makeup look, Lauren Scruggs was a very natural bride. The model and fashion blogger also went for a classic wedding dress style for her December 12 Dallas nuptials to TV host Jason Kennedy .


  16. Philadelphia's Museum of American Jewish History hails Hanukkah...and Christmas: Not far by carRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday |

    ... heard it sung in the simple, direct style of African-American performer Ella Jenkins, the "first lady of children's folk song." Maybe we didn't know that the little top is the centerpiece of a traditional Hanukkah game where you win (or lose) ...


  17. Acclaimed singer ships 1,000 pounds of food to NunavutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CTV

    Juno Award-winning singer Susan Aglukark is stepping up to help Canada's struggling Northern communities with a campaign to stock two food banks in Nunavut. Aglukark's Arctic Rose initiative has raised more than $4,000, through fundraising and artwork auctions, that it's using to ship 1,000 pounds of non-perishable food to Iqaluit and Rankin Inlet in Nunavut.


  18. What is band doing with samurai sword?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | CNN

    ... songwriter and acoustic guitarist. During KAO=S performances, he often sings in a variety of styles, including Japanese folk, shouka, rock and pop. With tradition and heritage a strong element in the band's ethos, the band member known as Jack plays ...


  19. Free exchange: Joy to the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Economist

    ... season when, for devout Christians at least, the ineffable supplants the material (and the other way around for most folk). That makes it a good time to ponder whether maximising income should really be the be-all and end-all of economic policy. Few ...


  20. The Deacons will be the special guests at the next Folk at The Lion in CheddletonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Your Leek Paper

    The Deacons will be joining the 'Folk at The Lion' regulars Herbs & Leekies for the music slot at The Red Lion in Cheddleton tomorrow . The Deacons have been performing at folk clubs and festivals for well over 30 years and have become familiar faces around most Stafford venues.