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The Oakdale Leader
Documentaries, foreign films have been newly released on DVD, Blu-raySeveral documentaries, TV movies, foreign films and independent productions hav
Documentaries, foreign films have been newly released on DVD, Blu-ray
The Oakdale Leader / Posted yesterday
Several documentaries, TV movies, foreign films and independent productions have made their way to DVD and Blu-ray this week. “Night Will Fall” (Warner Archive, 2014, not rated, featurette, two short films). This is a remarkable, compelling,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Staples wows fans, Takes Them ThereGrammy-award-winning R&B/gospel singer Mavis Staples can charm a crowd with her
Staples wows fans, Takes Them There
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Grammy-award-winning R&B/gospel singer Mavis Staples can charm a crowd with her teasing-nurturing manner of a favorite granny or aunt, greeting the folks on the front row and cooing over a youngster. And, boy, can she ever sing, still with that... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
HOME MOVIESBridge of Spies, directed by Steven Spielberg (PG-13, 135 minutes) A complicat
HOME MOVIES
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Bridge of Spies, directed by Steven Spielberg (PG-13, 135 minutes) A complicated story, Bridge of Spies is rendered understandable and intriguing by a director who has come to know how to handle a project like this. Based on actual events, the film... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEvents are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKA
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Super Sunday Free Family Fun Day, noon-3 p.m. Feb. 14. , William-Adolphe Bouguereau's Admiration, Feb.... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
THE WEEKEND TEN1 MARDI It's a tasty, lively party time on Little Rock's South Main Street as
THE WEEKEND TEN
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
1 MARDI It's a tasty, lively party time on Little Rock's South Main Street as the neighborhood hosts a Mardi Gras celebration Saturday. Stores and restaurants start opening in the morning with special sales and activities but the parade itself... Read more
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Arkansas Times
Mavis Staples comes to Pulaski TechTHURSDAY 2/4 ARKANSAS TIMES MUSICIANS SHOWCASE 8 p.m. Stickyz. $5. Congrats
Mavis Staples comes to Pulaski Tech
Arkansas Times / Posted 5 days ago
THURSDAY 2/4 ARKANSAS TIMES MUSICIANS SHOWCASE 8 p.m. Stickyz. $5. Congrats to the Little Rock neo-soul group SOULution, which won round 1 of the Arkansas Times Musicians Showcase last Thursday. This week's semi-final matchup includes Sean Fresh &... Read more
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/Film
HBO Reveals the First Mavis Staples Documentary TrailerThis year, gospel and soul singing legend Mavis Staples has a new album coming
HBO Reveals the First Mavis Staples Documentary Trailer
/Film / Posted 6 days ago
This year, gospel and soul singing legend Mavis Staples has a new album coming out called “Livin’ on a High Note” with songs written by the likes of revered songwriters such as Nick Cave, Justin Vernon, tUnE-yArds, Neko Case, Aloe Blacc, and others.... Read more
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Billboard
Joan Baez's 75th Birthday Concert Attracts All-Star Lineup for Low-Key CelebrationIt seemed appropriate that the concert celebrating Joan Baez's 75th birthday wa
Joan Baez's 75th Birthday Concert Attracts All-Star Lineup for Low-Key Celebration
Billboard / Posted 10 days ago
It seemed appropriate that the concert celebrating Joan Baez's 75th birthday was a low-key, intimate affair. Yes, it featured an all-star lineup of performers including Paul Simon, Damien Rice, Jackson Browne, Mavis Staples Emmylou Harris and many... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Weekend CalendarEvents are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKA
Weekend Calendar
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
Events are free unless otherwise noted. Art & Exhibits Central Arkansas ARKANSAS ARTS CENTER MacArthur Park, East Ninth and Commerce streets. Architecture and Design Network lecture: "Agree to Disagree," Neil Denari, 6 p.m. Tuesday. "Paul Signac... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Pulaski Tech notebookPulaski Tech plans to sell LR campus The former Pulaski Technical College-West
Pulaski Tech notebook
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 13 days ago
Pulaski Tech plans to sell LR campus The former Pulaski Technical College-West campus in Little Rock will soon move to market. The campus at 8901 Kanis Road was appraised at $2.7 million, said the college's executive vice president and provost,... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Mavis Staples is still living on a high noteA member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award
Mavis Staples is still living on a high note
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 14 days ago
A member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner and a National Heritage Fellowship Award recipient, Mavis Staples has been one of the country’s most beloved singers for decades. She returns to the Southern Tier... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spotlights: 5 nightlife concerts not to missThe Consumers celebrate anniversary with show at Upstairs Bar Spartanburg: THE
Spotlights: 5 nightlife concerts not to miss
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
The Consumers celebrate anniversary with show at Upstairs Bar Spartanburg: THE UPSTAIRS BAR, 198 Ezell St., 864-585-0555: The Consumers. 10 p.m. Friday. Last month marked 10 years since The Consumers played their first show together. The... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spotlights: 5 nightlife concerts not to missSpartanburg: THE UPSTAIRS BAR, 198 Ezell St., 864-585-0555: The Consumers. 10 p
Spotlights: 5 nightlife concerts not to miss
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
Spartanburg: THE UPSTAIRS BAR, 198 Ezell St., 864-585-0555: The Consumers. 10 p.m. Friday. Last month marked 10 years since The Consumers played their first show together. The Spartanburg-based band has been a fixture ever since, offering an... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
SpotlightsThe Consumers celebrate anniversary with show at Upstairs Bar Spartanburg: THE
Spotlights
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 19 days ago
The Consumers celebrate anniversary with show at Upstairs Bar Spartanburg: THE UPSTAIRS BAR, 198 Ezell St., 864-585-0555: The Consumers. 10 p.m. Friday. Last month marked 10 years since The Consumers played their first show together. The... Read more
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Naples Daily News
Bonnaroo 2016 artistsBonnaroo 2016 acts Pearl Jam Dead & Company (2 sets) LCD Soundsystem J. Col
Bonnaroo 2016 artists
Naples Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
Bonnaroo 2016 acts Pearl Jam Dead & Company (2 sets) LCD Soundsystem J. Cole Ellie Goulding Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Tame Impala (Late Night) Death Cab for Cutie Jason Isbell CHVRCHES Chris Stapleton Judd Apatow & Friends The... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Bonnaroo 2016 artistsBonnaroo 2016 acts Pearl Jam Dead & Company (2 sets) LCD Soundsystem J. Col
Bonnaroo 2016 artists
The Record Searchlight / Posted 19 days ago
Bonnaroo 2016 acts Pearl Jam Dead & Company (2 sets) LCD Soundsystem J. Cole Ellie Goulding Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Tame Impala (Late Night) Death Cab for Cutie Jason Isbell CHVRCHES Chris Stapleton Judd Apatow & Friends The... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Bonnaroo 2016 artistsBonnaroo 2016 acts Pearl Jam Dead & Company (2 sets) LCD Soundsystem J. Col
Bonnaroo 2016 artists
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 19 days ago
Bonnaroo 2016 acts Pearl Jam Dead & Company (2 sets) LCD Soundsystem J. Cole Ellie Goulding Macklemore & Ryan Lewis Tame Impala (Late Night) Death Cab for Cutie Jason Isbell CHVRCHES Chris Stapleton Judd Apatow & Friends The... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Pearl Jam, LCD Soundsystem, The Dead & Co. to headline BonnarooSeveral acts, including Pearl Jam, LCD Soundsystem, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and
Pearl Jam, LCD Soundsystem, The Dead & Co. to headline Bonnaroo
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 20 days ago
Several acts, including Pearl Jam, LCD Soundsystem, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis and Death Cab for Cutie will return to the 15th Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. The full lineup was announced Tuesday night on "Conan." The four-day, multistage camping... Read more
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Pitchfork
Bonnaroo 2016 Lineup AnnouncedLCD Soundsystem, Tame Impala, Death Cab, M83, Haim, Chvrches, Miguel, Father Jo
Bonnaroo 2016 Lineup Announced
Pitchfork / Posted 20 days ago
LCD Soundsystem, Tame Impala, Death Cab, M83, Haim, Chvrches, Miguel, Father John Misty, Tyler the Creator, Vince Staples, Kurt Vile, Ween, more By Evan Minsker on January 19, 2016 at 9:48 p.m. EST LCD Soundsystem,... Read more
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Faster Louder
Bonnaroo has announced a huge 2016 lineupFollowing on from the announcement that LCD Soundsystem would be reforming to h
Bonnaroo has announced a huge 2016 lineup
Faster Louder / Posted 20 days ago
Following on from the announcement that LCD Soundsystem would be reforming to headline Coachella 2016, Bonnaroo have confirmed James Murphy and co as this year’s headliners alongside Pearl Jam, Tame Impala, Father John Misty, Chvrches, and more. See... Read more
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The Advocate
Packed with marquee talent: New Orleans Jazz Fest 2016 day-by-day scheduleThe 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest schedule is laden with marquee names from across
Packed with marquee talent: New Orleans Jazz Fest 2016 day-by-day schedule
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
The 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest schedule is laden with marquee names from across the spectrum of popular music. But more than any other major festival, Jazz Fest’s personality is determined more by the hundreds of indigenous Louisiana acts that... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2016 to feature Stevie Wonder, Pearl Jam, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Neil YoungThe 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest headliners include Stevie Wonder, Pearl Jam, the
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2016 to feature Stevie Wonder, Pearl Jam, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Neil Young
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
The 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest headliners include Stevie Wonder, Pearl Jam, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Paul Simon, Neil Young, Snoop Dogg, Nick Jonas, Steely Dan, Maxwell, Beck and Bonnie Raitt, organizers announced Tuesday. They’ll join Lauryn Hill,... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2016 — complete daily lineupsThe New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival announced its 2016 lineup. Headliners
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2016 — complete daily lineups
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 20 days ago
The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival announced its 2016 lineup. Headliners include Neil Young, Pearl Jam, Stevie Wonder, Elvis Costello, My Morning Jacket, Gary Clark Jr. Bonnie Raitt and many more. Friday, April 22 Steely Dan, Janelle Monae,... Read more
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The Advocate
Packed with marquee talent: New Orleans Jazz Fest 2016 list of performersThe 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest schedule is laden with marquee names from across
Packed with marquee talent: New Orleans Jazz Fest 2016 list of performers
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
The 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest schedule is laden with marquee names from across the spectrum of popular music. But more than any other major festival, Jazz Fest’s personality is determined more by the hundreds of indigenous Louisiana acts that... Read more
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The Advocate
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2016 to feature Stevie Wonder, Pearl Jam, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Neil YoungThe 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest headliners include Stevie Wonder, Pearl Jam, the
New Orleans Jazz Fest 2016 to feature Stevie Wonder, Pearl Jam, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Neil Young
The Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
The 2016 New Orleans Jazz Fest headliners include Stevie Wonder, Pearl Jam, the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Paul Simon, Neil Young, Maxwell, Snoop Dogg, Nick Jonas, Steely Dan, Beck and Bonnie Raitt, organizers announced Tuesday. They’ll join Lauryn Hill,... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Joan Baez Recruits Paul Simon, Mavis Staples for Tour-Launching EventJoan Baez has recruited an all-star lineup for her 75th birthday celebration –
Joan Baez Recruits Paul Simon, Mavis Staples for Tour-Launching Event
Houston Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
Joan Baez has recruited an all-star lineup for her 75th birthday celebration – including Paul Simon, Mavis Staples and Richard Thompson – planned for January 27th at New York City's Beacon Theatre. That event will launch the folk pioneer's upcoming... Read more
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Comox Valley Record
WC Winter Film Series opens with Arctic DefendersThe award-winning film, Arctic Defenders, takes us on a journey to Canada’s “tr
WC Winter Film Series opens with Arctic Defenders
Comox Valley Record / Posted 26 days ago
The award-winning film, Arctic Defenders, takes us on a journey to Canada’s “true north” in World Community’s first film screening of 2016 on Tuesday, Jan. 19 at 7 p.m. at the Stan Hagen Theatre at North Island College. Set in the dramatic and... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Virginia lands Grammy winner, famous zoo directorCHAMPAIGN — The Virgina Theatre has added two well-known entertainers to its sp
Virginia lands Grammy winner, famous zoo director
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — The Virgina Theatre has added two well-known entertainers to its spring calendar: Grammy Award-winning singer and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Mavis Staples, and Jack Hanna, the world’s most famous zoo director. Staples, who’s... Read more
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Memphis Commercial Appeal
R&B legend Otis Clay dies at 73Hall of fame rhythm and blues artist Otis Clay, who scored a string of hits wit
R&B legend Otis Clay dies at 73
Memphis Commercial Appeal / Posted 30 days ago
Hall of fame rhythm and blues artist Otis Clay, who scored a string of hits with Memphis-based Hi Records in the early 1970s, died Friday. He was 73. The Mississippi-born Clay — whose gruff, tenor-tinged voice on blues songs such as "Trying to Live... Read more
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Pitchfork
Mavis Staples Enlists Bon Iver, Nick Cave, Neko Case, M. Ward, More for New Album Livin' on a High NoteMavis Staples is following up her Your Good Fortune EP with a new full-length.
Mavis Staples Enlists Bon Iver, Nick Cave, Neko Case, M. Ward, More for New Album Livin' on a High Note
Pitchfork / Posted 1 months ago
Mavis Staples is following up her Your Good Fortune EP with a new full-length. Livin' on a High Note is produced by M. Ward and features songs written specifically for Staples by Nick Cave, Justin Vernon, tUnE-yArds, Neko Case, Aloe Blacc, and... Read more

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