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  1. Interview: Ute Lemper's brain baby visits 54 Below-limited engagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    ... 54 Below . The rest of the program includes selections of cabaret standards from Kurt Weill, Berthold Brecht, Edith Piaf and others. With the opening strains of "La nuit dans l'ile" (Night on the Island) we wonder: Where are we? On Paris' Left Bank? ...

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  2. BWW Interview: Ute Lemper Previews 54 Below ReturnRead the original story

    Friday Aug 29 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... repertoire of Brecht and Weill and classic cabaret songs and travels to the poetic universe of Jacques Brel & Edith Piaf . Then, join Ute's voyage as she continues to Argentina and Tango Nuevo and walks the backstreets of Paris, Berlin, Buenos Aires ...

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  3. Pop-up Ad Inventor's "I'm Sorry" Upsets Celebs, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Global Voices Online

    ... in 1982. Another artist who could not be contacted was "No, je ne regrette rien" (No, I regret nothing) singer Edith Piaf , as the sA ance scheduled to communicate with the French cabaret legend (Piaf died in 1963) proved unsuccessful. One ...

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  4. Pop-up Ad Inventor's "I'm Sorry" Upsets Celebs, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | Global Voices Online

    ... in 1982. Another artist who could not be contacted was "No, je ne regrette rien" (No, I regret nothing) singer Edith Piaf , as the sA ance scheduled to communicate with the French cabaret legend (Piaf died in 1963) proved unsuccessful. One ...

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  5. VIDEO: Marion Cotillard on acting and activismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Newsday

    Marion Cotillard is known for taking on complex characters and won an Oscar for her portrayal of the French singer Edith Piaf in La Vie en Rose.

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  6. 'Cool when you can show vulnerability'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Connect Savannah

    EDITH PIAF was one of the world's first superstars, a World War II-era cabaret singer known for both her incredible talent and her propensity to swear or throw bottles at her audience.

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  7. 5 more music biopics that dig deep in portrayalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2014 | Detroit Free Press

    ... of the iconic singer's bouts with addiction and womanizing. 'La Vie en Rose' (2007): Few could top French singer Edith Piaf at expressing pain through melody. Marion Cotillard fearlessly re-created Piaf's glory years and awful decline and also ...

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  8. Excusez-moi monsieur, jouez-vous au ukulele?Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Henley Standard

    ... out our secret weapon: Nathalie Bourgeois, our Parisian band member. So the Charles Trenet classic La Mer and Edith Piaf's Milord - supposedly about Edward VII and his love of Paris nightlife - were beautifully sung and perfectly understandable to ...

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  9. Douglas, Ickes, and Auldridge: 'Three Bells' Album Due Sept 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Cybergrass

    ... in the Browns' hit 1959 country version but originally a French pop standard, "Les Trois Cloches," recorded by Edith Piaf, the Andrews Sisters and others. Three Bells also features a memorable solo piece by each participant, namely Douglas' playful ...

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  10. Grace Of MonacoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2014 | The Indian Express

    ... always in warm tones. Dahan, who achieved critical acclaim and success with La Vie En Rose on the life of singer Edith Piaf (including an Oscar for Marion Cotillard), also gets at least one thing right given that he has to not just capture one ...

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  11. Eleanor McEvoy releases new album, StuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2014 | RTE.ie

    ... slowed-down version of Chuck Berry's Memphis Tennessee . She also sang new track, Milord , a tribute to singer Edith Piaf and writer Georges Moustaki. McEvoy has been added to the bill for this year's prestigious Aberjazz Jazz 'n Blues Festival, ...

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  12. Caroline Nin: Femme fataleRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Blaze

    ... embarks on her first fully-fledged solo show, creating Hymne a Piaf celebrating the songs of iconic French singer Edith Piaf. The show proves such a success it sells out at venues as far afield as London and Sydney. And thus Nin moves into a new ...

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  13. Review: 'Spotlight on Edith Piaf'Read the original story

    Jun 8, 2014 | Medford Mail Tribune

    "My physicality, my size, my ethnicity, everything about me is different," O'Scannell writes in her program notes for Camelot Theatre's "Spotlight on Edith Piaf," which opened Friday and runs through June 15. But when O'Scannell begins to sing a song made famous by the French chanteuse, something happens.

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  14. A Catalan Singer With Many Brave And Treacherous Stories To TellRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... Cant Dells Ocells," made famous by cellist Pablo Casals; a lied from the mid-1800s by Robert Schumann, and the Edith Piaf classic "Hymne a l'Amour." Once again, Fernandez MirA3 was her collaborator. For Granada , he says they chose songs with ...

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  15. Musical tribute to French singer Edith Piaf at SheringhamRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Eastern Daily Press

    The one-night only concert will feature Edith's most treasured songs, and those of her friend and fellow performer Charles Aznavour.

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  16. REVIEW: Adelaide Cabaret Festival Variety GalaRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Blaze

    ... took to the stage next to deliver a slice of life on the Champ Elysses; Nin's smoky vocals and rendition of the Edith Piaf/ Charles Dumont classic 'Non Je Ne Regrette Rien' was a show-stopper. For a change of pace, former Opera Australia soprano ...

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  17. McFall's returns to deliver tango with a twistRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... musicians began making their own version, and they did so in astounding quantities. One Polish tango singer, ? Edith Piaf famously sang it, but it was Jerzy Petersburski who wrote the original, Tango Milonga, in 1928. Or think of Polanski's film The ...

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  18. Tribute to Edith PiafRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2014 | Scoop

    The Alliance Franaise in New Zealand, the Delegation of New Caledonia in New Zealand, the Embassy of France and Aircalin are proud to present Caledonian singer Vanuella Watt, the Pacific diva who will be travelling to New Zealand from June 20th Tribute to Edith Piaf Vanuella Watt to headline the Alliance FranA aise Music festival The Alliance FranA ... (more)

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  19. Corey Hart ends career on his own termsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2014 | Canada.com

    ... in Montreal, this was also a night for her fans to voice their affection for the singer. The couple performed Edith Piaf's Hymne A l'amour to great applause, and slow danced to the outro of Third of June (the date of her birthday, as well as this ...

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  20. Patricia Kaas brings French grace to BakuRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2014 | Today.Az

    ... tour. The concert called "Kaas Chante Piaf" ("Kaas Sings Piaf") was dedicated to the memory of the French diva Edith Piaf. It was held at the Heydar Aliyev Palace. During "Kaas chante Piaf", which was focused mainly on 15 of Edith Piaf's greatest ...

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