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2014/07/28 12:15
2014/07/28 12:15
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The unkind wrath of this past weekend’s weather was no match for loyal folkies at the Brandon Folk, Music and Art Festival, but it did manage to take a hit at attendance. Mean clouds and cool winds...
2014/07/28 12:15
2014/07/28 12:15
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2014/07/28 03:22
2014/07/28 03:22
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NEWPORT — Happy birthday, Mavis. Gospel/soul matriarch Mavis Staples closed out the final day of the Newport Folk Festival with a 75th birthday celebration. “What a birthday party I’m having!” she...
2014/07/28 03:22
2014/07/28 03:22
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On a cold winter night in 1953, a Newport aristocrat named Elaine Lorillard walked into Storyville, a Boston jazz club run by a young man named George Wein. Lorillard told Wein that Newport was...
2014/07/26 16:13
2014/07/26 16:13
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - From unaccompanied immigrant children being placed with sponsors to the first settlement in the 38 Studios lawsuit, here are five things to know in Rhode Island: UNACCOMPANIED...
2014/07/26 04:39
2014/07/26 04:39
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... The Newport Folk Festival has kicked off three days of music to a sold-out crowd. The festival began Friday with a lineup that includes Ryan Adams, Jimmy Cliff and Band of Horses, along with some...
2014/07/26 04:26
2014/07/26 04:26
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Springsteen wants his audience to leave the arena, as he commands them, with “your back hurting, your voice sore, and your sexual organs stimulated.” Photograph by Julian Broad. Nearly half a century...
2014/07/25 23:25
2014/07/25 23:25
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This year, for the first time in a decade, the name of the area exclusively devoted to children's activities, is back to Kinderplatz, which means "children's' place" and reflects the festival's...
2014/07/25 15:14
2014/07/25 15:14
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Melton is a freelance story producer for various cable television programs. She just finished up work on the National Geographic channel program, Doomsday Preppers, which is about people preparing for...
2014/07/24 17:40
2014/07/24 17:40
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CALENDAR FAIRS, FESTIVALS & MORE Van Wezel FridayFest on the Bayfront: Van Wezel Performing Arts Hall, 777 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota Kick back on the Sarasota bayfront at FridayFest 5:30-9 p.m....
2014/07/22 21:36
2014/07/22 21:36
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Science reasons that composting your potato peelings, coffee grounds and grass clippings will, over time, lead to new earth for the growth of new flowers and vegetables. If that fact doesn’t serve as...
2014/07/22 17:10
2014/07/22 17:10
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PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) -- There are few musicians as inextricably linked to the Newport Folk Festival as the late Pete Seeger. Newport, known as the place where Bob Dylan cast aside his acoustic...
2014/07/21 14:45
2014/07/21 14:45
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Actor James Garner, whose whimsical style in the 1950s TV Western "Maverick" led to a stellar career in TV and films such as "The Rockford Files" and his Oscar-nominated "Murphy's Romance," died on...
2014/07/21 11:30
2014/07/21 11:30
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FOR all but the first 20 of his 94 years Pete Seeger played banjo as he assembled - often from varied sources - songs about social justice, racial inequality and environmentalism. If you speak...
2014/07/21 04:22
2014/07/21 04:22
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A music festival is doing something right when it sells out. It’s doing something very right when it sells out so far in advance the producers haven’t even revealed the full lineup. The Newport Folk...
2014/07/20 18:42
2014/07/20 18:42
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Pete Seeger, the legendary American folksinger and activist who died in January, and his wife and fellow activist, Toshi, who died last year, will be honored at a free memorial concert Sunday in New...
2014/07/20 04:19
2014/07/20 04:19
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No question Pete Seeger was one of the iconic figures of the 20th century, the king of sing-along, champion of American and world folk music, a man with a point of view and a voice and banjo to put it...
2014/07/18 15:48
2014/07/18 15:48
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KELSEYVILLE >> The Unitarian Universalist Community of Lake County will host "Remembering Pete Through his Songs" on Aug. 13 to honor Pete Seeger. Musician and songwriter Jim Scott will perform...
2014/07/18 06:44
2014/07/18 06:44
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Sharing stories and song at Seeger Fest July 18-21 Print this ArticleEmail this Article Some of the festival's more intimate events will be hosted in the Hudson Valley, where Pete and Toshi Seeger...
2014/07/18 04:45
2014/07/18 04:45
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Track and field star Alice Coachman, who in 1948 became the first black woman to win a gold medal in the Olympic games, died on July 14, 2014 at the age of 90. Nadine Gordimer, who won the Nobel...
2014/07/18 02:39
2014/07/18 02:39
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Every party needs a planner. When it comes to the 37th Vancouver Folk Music Festival, which begins on Friday at Jericho Beach, artistic director Linda Tanaka has a key role on the planning front. Ms....
2014/07/28 12:15
2014/07/28 12:15
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