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  1. Suzanne Vega announces Basingstoke date - tickets go on sale today at 10amRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    PIONEERING American singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega returns to the UK this summer, marking 30 years since the release of her eponymous critically acclaimed debut album. She'll call in at The Anvil on Sunday, June 21, at 7.30pm and tickets go on sale today, Friday, January 30 at 10am.

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  2. Suzanne Vega Coming to Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza, 2/20Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    New York Singer/Songwriter Suzanne Vega brings her most memorable songs to the Fred Kavli Theatre Friday, February 20, 2015 at 8:00 pm. Widely regarded as one of the most brilliant songwriters of her generation, Vega personified the neo-folk revival of the early 1980s that helped usher in a new breed of female, acoustic singer/songwriters like Tracy Chapman, Shawn Colvin and Indigo Girls.

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  3. 14 new acts revealed for Isle of Wight Festival 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Bournemouth Echo

    EXCITEMENT is already mounting after the first major festival of the summer, The Isle of Wight Festival revealed 14 brand new acts for this year's event. James, Imelda May, Paul Oakenfold, Courteeners, Suzanne Vega, Ash, Sharon Corr, Foxes, Lightning Seeds, Geno Washington & The Ram Jam Band, The View, UB40's Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virtue, Ian Anderson plays the best of Jethro Tull and La Femme are now all confirmed to perform over the weekend of June 11-14.

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  4. What's going on Wednesday? (Louis CK, Savages, Big Ups, Dr. Dog, Cult ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Brooklynvegan

    ... pretty good. It's sold out. Opening is Drones and Drones which is one of Brian Chase's non-YYYs projects. Suzanne Vega, John Easdale, John Eddie and His Dirty Ol' Band, Joe D'Urso and Stone Caravan @ The Cutting Room This is the "Light of Day ...

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  5. More Isle of Wight Festival Acts revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Daily Echo

    EXCITEMENT is already mounting after the first major festival of the summer, The Isle of Wight Festival revealed 14 brand new acts for this year's event. James, Imelda May, Paul Oakenfold, Courteeners, Suzanne Vega, Ash, Sharon Corr, Foxes, Lightning Seeds, Geno Washington & The Ram Jam Band, The View, UB40's Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virtue, Ian Anderson plays the best of Jethro Tull and La Femme are now all confirmed to perform over the weekend of June 11-14 .

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  6. James, Imelda May, Paul Oakenfold, Courteeners join IOWRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Music-News.com

    As the first major festival of the summer, The Isle of Wight Festival today reveals fourteen brand new acts for this year's event in celebration of the first week of the brand new year! James, Imelda May, Paul Oakenfold, Courteeners, Suzanne Vega, Ash, Sharon Corr, Foxes, Lightning Seeds, Geno Washington & The Ram Jam Band, The View, UB40's Ali Campbell, Astro and Mickey Virtue, Ian Anderson plays the best of Jethro Tull and La Femme are all confirmed to perform over the weekend of 11-14 June. These acts join the already announced Fleetwood Mac, The Prodigy, The Black Keys, Pharrell Williams and Paolo Nutini for what is already shaping up to be the hottest ticket for the summer.

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  7. Artists are present | Winter Jazzfest | Cy Vance forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | New York Business.com

    ... adults are a suggested donation of $22. For more information, visit amnh.org . "Luka" and "Tom's Diner" singer Suzanne Vega and Dramarama lead vocalist John Easdale are part of the lineup at Light of Day Winterfest NYC. The concert raises funds for ...

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  8. Top 5 things to do around Grand Rapids include Suzanne Vega, TobyMac, GRAM Tree LightingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | MLive.com

    ... Sunday on MLive.com and in The Grand Rapids Press or get more daily on my Facebook page . Singer and songwriter Suzanne Vega will perform at Saugatuck Center for the Arts, 400 Culver St. , at 8 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22. Most recognized for her singles ...

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  9. 10 Shows You Need To See This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | DNAinfo.com

    ... blues and transcendental Tuvan melody . Baby's All Right , 146 Broadway, Williamsburg. $10 In the late 80s Suzanne Vega's second album "Solitude Standing" was a global hit, establishing her as one of the few rising stars of "new folk." Her big hits ...

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  10. The Queen of Pentacles Comes to WHBPACRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2014 | Sag Harbor Online

    Folk songstress Suzanne Vega will bring her poetic lyrics and vibrato-less voice to the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center Saturday, November 1 at 8 p.m. Ms.

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  11. Suzanne Vega performs Sunday in Beaver Creek's Vilar CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Vail Daily News

    Singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega plays at the Vilar Performing Arts Center on Sunday. The concert is part of the Underground Sound Concert Series.

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  12. Bob Seger, Hozier Top Rock ChartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Billboard

    ... on Alternative Songs with "Centuries," marking the band's fifth top 10 on the tally. As the track interpolates Suzanne Vega's "Tom's Diner," it returns the composition to the Alternative Songs top 10: Vega's version, a remix by DNA featuring Vega, ...

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  13. Suzanne Vega, meet Willie NelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images) But it was fun imagining driving New York singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega and her "spookyghost" guitarist, the acclaimed Gerry Leonard, out to the dark edges of Highway 16 to John T. Floore Country Store to ...

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  14. Suzanne VegaRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    Suzanne Vega first emerged as a leading figure of the folk music revival during the 1980s. Best known for her international hits "Tom's Diner" and "Luka," Vega has released eight albums to universal critical acclaim over the course of her career.

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  15. Saturday music picks: Suzanne Vega, Sharon Van EttenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Austin American Statesman

    SV vs. SVE. Though their eras of arrival are separated by a quarter-century, both Suzanne Vega , who plays Stateside at the Paramount, and Sharon Van Etten , who's on the Mohawk's outdoor stage, are distinctive New York singer-songwriters whose music pushes out the edges of rock and pop music while still remaining widely accessible.

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  16. Tickets on sale for Suzanne Vega concert at Saugatuck Center for the ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | MLive.com

    Tickets are now on sale to see folk/pop singer and songwriter Suzanne Vega, who will be performing at the Saugatuck Center for the Arts, 400 Culver St. , at 8 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 22. Most recognized for her hit singles "Tom's Diner" and "Luka," Vega promises fresh versions of fan favorites along with new material from her first new studio album in seven years entitled "Tales from the Realm of the Queen of Pentacles" which was released in February of this year. The new album features 10 new songs, each telling a story of how the material and spirit worlds intersect.

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  17. Suzanne Vega to Play WHBPAC, 11/1Read the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Prolific singer/songwriter Suzanne Vega will perform at the Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center on Saturday, November 1 at 8:00 p.m. Tickets are $30, $45, $50 and are available online at www.whbpac.org . With her stark, vibrato-less voice, Suzanne Vega seamlessly melds poetic lyrics with contemporary folk song structures to create a sound that is distinctively her own.

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  18. Vilar's Underground Sound series brings an off-season smorgasbord to Beaver CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Vail Daily News

    ... band for the most part," Jaffe said. "When it comes to writing, we take our time." Following honeyhoney will be Suzanne Vega, best known for her late '80s hits "Tom's Diner" and "Luka." Sabel said in recent years Vega has gone in a more acoustic ...

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  19. Santana sets high bar for McCartney; gushes for Spurs againRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... Weeps"), the Animals ("Please Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood"), Tommy Edwards ("It's All in the Game") and Suzanne Vega ("Luka"). The passion could be understated. A highlight was a moment when Santana sat on one of the stage monitors and simply ...

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  20. POP Montreal: Suzanne Vega matures with her songwritingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Canada.com

    Who needs strings to play an Arabic-sounding hook when you can just go and sample one from 50 Cent? Suzanne Vega must have seen the logic more quickly than most when she decided to use the distinctive riff from the rapper's Candy Shop to colour one of her recent tracks, the irresistible Don't Uncork What You Can't Contain. After all, Vega's infectious a cappella shuffle-turned-dance-track Tom's Diner has been sampled 68 times since its 1987 release, according to the website whosampled.com.

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