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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAShe won the very first Montreux Jazz Festival Shure Vocal Competition and has a
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 7 hours ago
She won the very first Montreux Jazz Festival Shure Vocal Competition and has appeared several times on the NPR show A Prairie Home Companion hosted by Garrison Keillor. She’s toured nationally and internationally, but she still calls... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Music Picks Aug 18-24simply honoring a proud tradition. Look, if you got proficient enough at the ba
Music Picks Aug 18-24
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 7 days ago
simply honoring a proud tradition. Look, if you got proficient enough at the banjo that you could entertain an audience of A Prairie Home Companion fans, don't say you wouldn't do the same thing. Sure, there are people funnier than Garrison... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Critic's Notebook: Is Meryl Streep Coasting With Roles Like 'Florence Foster Jenkins'?her regular-girl roles — Defending Your Life, Postcards From the Edge, Adaptati
Critic's Notebook: Is Meryl Streep Coasting With Roles Like 'Florence Foster Jenkins'?
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 11 days ago
her regular-girl roles — Defending Your Life, Postcards From the Edge, Adaptation, Dancing at Lughnasa, The Hours, A Prairie Home Companion — that continue to dazzle me, even as I’ve also come to appreciate her peerless knack for inhabiting... Read more
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CBS News
Meryl Streep"Prime" (2005), Streep played a therapist who discovers her patient (Uma Thurma
Meryl Streep
CBS News / Posted 12 days ago
"Prime" (2005), Streep played a therapist who discovers her patient (Uma Thurman) is romantically entangled with her son. "A Prairie Home Companion" Robert Altman's "A Prairie Home Companion" (2006) offered a whimsical backstage look at Garrison... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Meryl Streep Explains Why She Wanted to Sing So Badly in ‘Florence Foster Jenkins’Meryl Streep has sung well in films like “A Prairie Home Companion,” “Postcards
Meryl Streep Explains Why She Wanted to Sing So Badly in ‘Florence Foster Jenkins’
Houston Chronicle / Posted 13 days ago
Meryl Streep has sung well in films like “A Prairie Home Companion,” “Postcards From the Edge,” “Into the Woods” and, I suppose, “Mamma Mia!” But her operatic warbling in Stephen Frears‘ “Florence Foster Jenkins” is something else entirely. Playing... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Meryl Streep Explains Why She Wanted to Sing So Badly in ‘Florence Foster Jenkins’Meryl Streep has sung well in films like “A Prairie Home Companion,” “Postcards
Meryl Streep Explains Why She Wanted to Sing So Badly in ‘Florence Foster Jenkins’
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 13 days ago
Meryl Streep has sung well in films like “A Prairie Home Companion,” “Postcards From the Edge,” “Into the Woods” and, I suppose, “Mamma Mia!” But her operatic warbling in Stephen Frears‘ “Florence Foster Jenkins” is something else entirely. Playing... Read more
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WestportNow
Granger at the Movies: ‘Florence Foster Jenkins,’ ‘Jason Bourne,’ ‘Nerve’McDonald and costumer Consolata Boyle for period authenticity. After warbling
Granger at the Movies: ‘Florence Foster Jenkins,’ ‘Jason Bourne,’ ‘Nerve’
WestportNow / Posted 15 days ago
McDonald and costumer Consolata Boyle for period authenticity. After warbling in “Ricky and the Flash,” “Mamma Mia!” and “A Prairie Home Companion,” it’s not surprising that Meryl Streep does her own singing; it takes true artistry to sound that... Read more
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USA Today
'Dad Rock' interview: Folk star Sarah Jaroszattending college, Jarosz continued to record albums and perform — including ap
'Dad Rock' interview: Folk star Sarah Jarosz
USA Today / Posted 19 days ago
attending college, Jarosz continued to record albums and perform — including appearances on Austin City Limits and A Prairie Home Companion that earned a loyal fan base for her thoughtful, heartfelt music that is laced with traditional... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Lily Tomlin getting SAG Life Achievement Award"The Late Show," "9 to 5," "Big Business," "All of Me," "Flirting With Disaster
Lily Tomlin getting SAG Life Achievement Award
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
"The Late Show," "9 to 5," "Big Business," "All of Me," "Flirting With Disaster," "Tea With Mussolini," "Short Cuts," "A Prairie Home Companion," "Admission" and "Grandma." She received Tonys for "Appearing Nitely" and "The Search for Signs of... Read more
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Variety
Lily Tomlin to Receive SAG Lifetime Achievement Awardher first movie, Robert Altman’s “Nashville.” Her films roles include “The Incr
Lily Tomlin to Receive SAG Lifetime Achievement Award
Variety / Posted 20 days ago
her first movie, Robert Altman’s “Nashville.” Her films roles include “The Incredible Shrinking Woman,” “The Late Show,” “9 to 5,” “All of Me,” “Shadows and Fog,” “Big Business,” “I Heart Huckabees,” and Altman’s last film, “A Prairie Home Companio... Read more
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People Magazine
Lindsay Lohan's Life in the Spotlight: The Highs and Lowsdebuting her first album, Speak, to fairly positive reviews. HIGH: 2006She too
Lindsay Lohan's Life in the Spotlight: The Highs and Lows
People Magazine / Posted 23 days ago
debuting her first album, Speak, to fairly positive reviews. HIGH: 2006She took a break from the teen movies for a role in A Prairie Home Companion, alongside heavyweights Kevin Kline, Lily Tomlin and Meryl Streep. Lohan won Streep's praise on the... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Songs at Mirror Lake hosts New Orleans Boogie Nightincluding USA Today, Keyboard, DownBeat, Billboard, and in newspapers from coas
Songs at Mirror Lake hosts New Orleans Boogie Night
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 28 days ago
including USA Today, Keyboard, DownBeat, Billboard, and in newspapers from coast to coast. She has twice performed on "A Prairie Home Companion," appeared on "World Cafe" and "Whad'Ya Know?," Public Radio International's "Studio 360," as well... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Brent Best comes to The Undercroftmenu, and at 7 p.m., there will be performances and readings from Blount, Fred
Brent Best comes to The Undercroft
Arkansas Times / Posted 28 days ago
menu, and at 7 p.m., there will be performances and readings from Blount, Fred Newman (the radio sound-effects whiz from "A Prairie Home Companion"), songwriter Tift Merritt and writers Jay Jennings and Harrison Scott Key. The night before at 6:30... Read more

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