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Holiday concerts, from country to Celtic, from jazz to synth | Vacation guide | Spokane | Interior of the Pacific Northwest

Click to enlarge Jake Shimabukuro brings his vacation uke to the Bing. “MELE KALIKIMAKA!” Our Christmas carols help set our expectations of what an idealized Christmas should be like. In these sound dreams, we want to be home for a white Christmas. That …

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Willie Nelson, Train, For King & Country to headline Strawberry Fest

PLANT CITY, FL — The Florida Strawberry Festival has released its lineup of flagship entertainment artists performing on the WishFarms soundstage at the 2023 event, including Willie Nelson, Wayne Newton and Train. The range is as follows: Thursday March 2 10:30 a.m., Jimmy Sturr and his orchestra 3:30 p.m. Oak …

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Greek television said the public’s public vote was choosing the country’s entry into Eurovision

ATHENS — With only one win in the kitsch Eurovision Song Contest — in 2005 with Helena Paparizou’s My Number One — Greece is reportedly thinking of letting the public choose the entry instead of public broadcaster ERT. The Typologies section of the Paron site said the idea was being …

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Symphony orchestras from across the country hit the right note in town

Symphony orchestras from across the country gather in Shanghai for the “Symphony of Time” showcase, during which 22 symphony concerts and Chinese music will be presented until mid-December. Organized by the Arts and Culture Bureau of the Central Publicity Department and the China Center International Arts Festival in Shanghai, the …

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The night I lost my driver’s license in a foreign country – Kiowa County Signal

By Brandon Case Pratt blogger / special columnist at the Tribune September 1, 2022: what a bad night. Well, not everything. In fact, it was a really good start. This night began in Beroun, Czech Republic, with our friends Kamil and Jana Dobremysl. We all piled into Kamil’s Smart Skoda …

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The night I lost my driver’s license in a foreign country – Pratt Tribune

By Brandon Case Pratt blogger / special columnist at the Tribune September 1, 2022: what a bad night. Well, not everything. In fact, it was a really good start. This night began in Beroun, Czech Republic, with our friends Kamil and Jana Dobremysl. We all piled into Kamil’s Smart Skoda …

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Candace Campana asserts her country-rock with a new album

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Candace Campana’s breakout year will continue with an album release show on Friday, Nov. 18 at the Westside Bowl. The Youngstown-based country-pop artist unveiled “Goodie Two Shoes Girl” last month. Her debut album, on which she wrote all the songs, received radio airplay and generated a lot …

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Massachusetts town named best Christmas village in the country

Another national publication recognized a small town in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, as one of the most iconic in the country. country life The magazine ranked Stockbridge No. 1 on its list of the 55 best Christmas towns to put on your holiday bucket list,”This is what the magic of Christmas …

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Legendary Program Director Charlie Cook, WSM-FM VP Country Cumulus Media Nashville catches a home run for heroes

Jason M. Jones “For Heroes.” Jason M. Jones releases For The Heroes on Veterans Day to honor military personnel and first responders it’s such an important topic for America today. -Charlie Cook UNITED STATES, Nov. 10, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — The radio programmer is the first to shoot “For The Heroes,” …

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The Amarillo native is fulfilling his dreams of playing for a country music star

Amarillo native Michael McDowell, bassist for country music star Nate Smith, is set to perform live Nov. 29 at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville, Tennessee, fulfilling his dreams after following his heart to become a musician. “My journey is full of ups and downs, but I think like everything …

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£11.5m windfall split among Black Country bands

Wolverhampton Art Gallery is one of the venues that will receive funding The Arts Council funding, spread over the next three years, will be distributed among a dozen venues and groups with the aim of opening up arts and culture to more people. The Black Country Living Museum in Dudley …

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Marco Turo has a concert on the menu at the Wachusett Country Club

Marco Turo had some of what he calls his quotes in life. One of them was: “When I sing, I am happy.” More recently, he said, it was: “Time waits for no one.” The two quotes are interdependent. Worcester-born Turo is a former restaurateur who sold his restaurant in his …

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Retired educator/librarian writes book about exceptional North Country women | New

PLATTSBURGH — Author Daniel Ladue’s first book, “Bold and Courageous: 25 North Country New York Women and Their Exceptional Contributions” celebrates risk takers who have defied societal norms. Covering three centuries of Clinton County history, Ladue’s book, dedicated to her mother, Rita Boyer Ladue (1916-2010), commemorates women who “stood out …

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Country Christmas, Adele Givens and the BPO return to the 1920s

More than 400 stands and exhibitors will be present for the annual Christmas in the countryside event at the Hamburg fairgrounds. Robert Kirkham Main events Christmas in the countryside. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday, November 3 and Friday, November 4; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, November 5; 10 …

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84 years ago today, Orson Welles freaked the country out with ‘War of the Worlds’

Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images In 1938, children had just come home after finding frogs and jumping off rocks into the water. Mom had cooked supper and he was sitting on the dining room table. Dad had changed his shoes into slippers and was reading the paper with a pipe …

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Independence Day celebrations in Czechia mark the country’s 104th anniversary

Tomb of Masaryk in Lány |Photo: Radio Prague International Czechoslovak Independence Day traditionally begins with a memorial ceremony at the Vítkov Memorial in Prague attended by the President, government officials, parliament officials, church dignitaries and cultural figures who lay wreaths at the grave of the unknown soldier to pay tribute …

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Irina Voloshina honors her country with music | Arts and events

A Originally from Odessa, Ukraine, violinist Irina Voloshina saw Russia decimate her country. She will honor Ukraine and its struggle against the Russian invasion at the Freedom Philharmonic’s first concert, “Freedom for All!”, at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 29, at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. The more than 70 musicians …

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North Country Chamber Players offers two fall concerts | Culture & Leisure

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Country star Wynonna brings ‘The Judds’ farewell tour to Tampa next year | Show Previews | Tampa

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The legendary Tommy Hooker will headline a Country/Jazz Fusion concert | Community

The legendary Tommy Hooker will take the stage at Cameron University’s University Theater for the annual Country/Jazz Fusion Concert, joining the CU Jazz Ensemble and Lawton Jazz Orchestra for a raucous evening of dance hall music and jazz standards . The concert takes place at 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November …

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Canadian country music star Melissa Endean releases cover version of “FOLSOM PRISON”

Canadian country music artist Melissa Endean has released her latest single, “Folsom Prison”, which she worked on in collaboration with John Carter Cash. This recording is a cover of the Johnny Cash classic that ranks among Rolling Stone Magazine’s greatest country songs of all time, and it earned Cash his …

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Okanagan Symphony strikes a chord about suicide – Lake Country Calendar

The sensitive subject of suicide takes the stage with the Okanagan Symphony Orchestra this weekend. The OSO’s season opener includes an article written about the viral video Amanda Todd made just before her death by suicide. Entitled My Name is Amanda Todd, the piece won the Juno award for best …

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Country singer Chase Rice shoots music video in Cheyenne

Well, that’s not what I expected to find on the internet today. Country singer, Chase Rice took a break from shopping at a local boutique in Cheyenne. Which, I mean, if you’re going for high fashion, that’s a good start. Chase Rice was shopping yesterday at the 307 Roots store. …

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Richard Lynch Wins Academy of Western Artists Award for Pure Country Album of the Year

On the heels of his latest single, a duet with Katelyn Adams, traditional country artist Richard Lynch has won Pure Country Album of the Year at the 26th Academy of Western Artists Awards. The award-winning album, “My Guitar Drips Country” was one of five finalists nominated for the award. The …

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Arts of Starved Rock Country Fund Opens Application Period – Shaw Local

The Arts of Starved Rock Country Fund, hosted by the Starved Rock Country Community Foundation, has opened its arts grants period for 2022-2023 arts programs and projects. Grants are available for nonprofit organizations, schools, libraries, and charitable community groups that support the arts and arts programs. Applications are available from …

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Irina Voloshina honors her country with music | arts and culture

Originally from Odessa, Ukraine, violinist Irina Voloshina saw Russia decimate her country. She will honor Ukraine and its struggle against the Russian invasion at the Freedom Philharmonic’s first concert, “Freedom for All!”, at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, October 29 at the Pasadena Civic Auditorium. The more than 70 musicians will …

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The great river brings blessings and curses

The river has been high since late July when an environmental flow kicked things off, and it has been high ever since. It’s quite a sight when the acacias are out in July and August – the high river carries the acacias from their branches and they wash in the …

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Hardy Pulls Rock + Country Stars On Their 2023 Tour And Releases Grungy Song

Already a country fan favorite, Hardy is also beginning to make inroads in the rock community. As he prepares for the more rock leaning the mockingbird and the crow second set, he’s also ready to hit the road in early 2023 to support the upcoming outing. And he just released …

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Pacifica Quartet, Featuring Country Day Graduate Austin Hartman and Christopher Shih to Collaborate for Concert | Entertainment

Pianist Christopher Shih credits his wife Maya for his upcoming collaboration with the Grammy Award-winning Pacifica Quartet. “I saw a social media post from Lancaster Country Day School saying ‘Congratulations to former LCDS Austin Hartman on winning a Grammy with the Pacifica Quartet,'” Shih says. I didn’t know their new …

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Where you can see the Texas Country Reporter hosts this weekend

They are celebrating the show’s 50th anniversary with a year-long storytelling tour of Texas. SAN ANTONIO — It’s Texas Country Reporter’s 50th anniversary and the hosts are celebrating in a special way that includes a stop in San Antonio for their own unique live performance. “Happy Birthday,” Bob Phillips said …

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Drought hits the country’s largest cotton producer | app

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — The cotton harvest is about to begin in the Texas High Plains, the windswept region that produces most of the crop in the nation’s top cotton-growing state. But Barry Evans, like many others, has already strayed more than 2,000 acres (809 hectares) from his arid fields. …

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OPAS puts Lake Country on its feet | New

There are concerts, and then there are — concerts. Imagine an audience in rural Georgia erupting in rapturous applause after every song at a local theater. Was it a rock concert? Was Lady Gaga in town? The answer is no. It was an elegant evening filled with Broadway stars and …

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Solomon Islands leader rules out China’s base in his country | app

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — The Prime Minister of the Solomon Islands assured Australia on Thursday that he would “not put his country at risk” by allowing China to establish a naval base in the South Pacific. Solomon Islands Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare has made his first visit to Australia’s capital, …

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Westport Country Playhouse hosts NIGHT OF BLACK EXCELLENCE

Westport Country Playhouse will host “Black Excellence Night,” a free community celebration of Black life and history, on Wednesday, October 19, from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., at the Playhouse’s Lucille Lortel White Barn Center. . The event is scheduled before an 8 p.m. premiere of “From the Mississippi Delta,” …

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Loretta Lynn, coal miner’s daughter and country queen, dies at 90 – The Oakland Press

By KRISTIN M. HALLAP Entertainment Editor NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Loretta Lynn, the Kentucky coal miner’s daughter whose candid songs about life and love as a woman in Appalachia lifted her out of poverty and made her a country music mainstay , is dead. She was 90 years old. In …

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From Fran Healey to Big Country, a studio veteran who recorded Scotland’s biggest stars

From Fran Healey to Big Country, a studio veteran who recorded Scotland’s biggest stars Calendar An icon of a desktop calendar. to cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon …

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Symphony Collaborates with Texas Country Reporter Hosts to Bring Texas-Themed Show to Clarion | New

Country the United States of AmericaUS Virgin IslandsU.S. Minor Outlying IslandsCanadaMexico, United Mexican StatesBahamas, Commonwealth ofCuba, Republic ofDominican RepublicHaiti, Republic ofJamaicaAfghanistanAlbania, People’s Socialist Republic ofAlgeria, People’s Democratic Republic ofAmerican SamoaAndorra, Principality ofAngola, Republic ofAnguillaAntarctica (the territory south of 60 degrees S)Antigua and BarbudaArgentina, Argentine RepublicArmeniaArubaAustralia, Commonwealth ofAustria, Republic ofAzerbaijan, Republic …

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Country Updates – Eurovision 2023

November 08, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. CET Vidbir Jury: Tara Topolya, Jamala & Julia Sanina UA:PBC has completed its search for the Vidbir National Final Jury. This year, they decided to let the public vote on who should sit on the professional jury to select Ukraine’s Eurovision entry. The broadcaster …

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Where are the black musicians in the biggest orchestras in the country? : NPR

The Boston Symphony Orchestra in 2016. Jessica Rinaldi/Boston Globe/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Jessica Rinaldi/Boston Globe/Getty Images The Boston Symphony Orchestra in 2016. Jessica Rinaldi/Boston Globe/Getty Images In 2014, the League of American Orchestras, a service organization representing professional and amateur symphony orchestras across the United States, released a …

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Where are the black musicians in the biggest orchestras in the country? : Misleading Cadence : NPR

The Boston Symphony Orchestra in 2016. Jessica Rinaldi/Boston Globe/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Jessica Rinaldi/Boston Globe/Getty Images The Boston Symphony Orchestra in 2016. Jessica Rinaldi/Boston Globe/Getty Images In 2014, the League of American Orchestras, a service organization representing professional and amateur symphony orchestras across the United States, released a …

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Video: Class 10 student shoots teacher three times with domestically made gun in UP’s Sitapur

In a shocking incident that took place in Uttar Pradesh‘s Sitapur, a class 10 student, shot his teacher three times with a locally made pistol. A video of the incident has gone viral on social media. In the video, the student can be seen shooting his teacher in Sitapur. According …

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Handel’s “Messiah” returns to the land of castles

By Liz Bryner COVID-19 has changed some things forever and brought others to a halt. Luckily for us, our rich musical tradition in Castle Country has only been on hiatus. After three years high point, the music community, led by USUE Choir Director Larry Martin, is excited …

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Country, bluegrass band will welcome fans to Bright Box | Winchester star

Frank Solivan grew up in a family of musicians. Her paternal grandmother played mandolin and fiddle, and she and her siblings toured vaudeville. Solivan’s mother played piano and guitar, and her father was the ninth of 10 children, many of whom played musical instruments. “I grew up surrounded by music,” …

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Black Midi, Black Country and New Road blow up Mohawk Austin’s sloping roof – The Daily Texan

Fresh off their eclectic and frenzied album Hellfire, London indie-rock band Black Midi commandeered two sold-out nights on the outdoor stage at Mohawk Austin. The venue was a brief pantheon of alternative rock, with critically acclaimed Black Country band New Road opening on both nights. It’s very rare for a …

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Country, bluegrass band will welcome fans to Bright Box | Every day

Frank Solivan grew up in a family of musicians. Her paternal grandmother played mandolin and fiddle, and she and her siblings toured vaudeville. Solivan’s mother played piano and guitar, and her father was the ninth of 10 children, many of whom played musical instruments. “I grew up surrounded by music,” …

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My soul, there is a country and who will separate us from the love of Christ? Hymns by Charles Parry and Sir James MacMillan

The Queen’s funeral takes place today and every element of the service has been carefully selected by the late monarch. Plans for her funeral included the order of service and music chosen to give a final goodbye to the Queen. 1 The choir will sing two hymns — My Soul …

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Andrei Kurkov: dispatches from a besieged country | Ukraine

March 6, 2022 I never thought that so many things could happen in a week, so many terrible things. On February 24, 2022, the first Russian missiles fell on Kyiv. At five o’clock in the morning, my wife and I were awakened by the sound of explosions. It was very …

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Country/gospel singer Josh Turner will perform at the Sharon

Country/gospel singer Josh Turner will perform songs from a new Christmas album in December at the Sharon L. Morse Performing Arts Center in The Villages. Tickets can be purchased at GetOffTheBusConcerts.com, TheSharon.com or (352) 753-3229. Turner’s most cherished childhood holiday memories are listening to Randy Travis’ “An Old Time Christmas,” …

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RPO Pops will present “Country Hits: Songs From Nashville”

ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) — On Friday and Saturday night, the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra will be heading country. This is only the second time the RPO will feature country music in its nearly 100-year history. The program, “Country Hits: Songs From Nashville,” put together by Principal Pops bandleader Jeff Tyzik, features …

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The songs chosen by orchestras and choirs across the country in tribute to the Queen

D dozens of orchestras and choirs across Britain performed special pieces in tribute to the Queen. It makes sense: Not only is it the best way for music institutions to communicate their grief, but music is a powerful balm and the Queen was a music lover herself. Indeed, Her Majesty …

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Hungary’s ruling party reacts angrily in European Parliament, ruling country is not a ‘full democracy’

Ukraine’s ambassador to the United Nations denounced Russia as a ‘terrorist state’ during an emergency meeting of the United Nations General Assembly which took place just hours after Ukrainian cities were hit by a wave of deadly missile strikes. “Russia has proven once again that it is a terrorist state …

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What are the lyrics to “I promise you, my country” and who wrote the anthem?

September 16, 2022, 4:39 p.m. | Updated: September 21, 2022, 10:01 “I promise you, my country” is a popular choice in cathedral services. Pictured: Canterbury Cathedral Girls Choir. Photo: Aliyah You might recognize the British patriotic anthem ‘I Vow to Thee My Country’ at Remembrance services and various high-profile national …

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Gracie Jean unveils her first alternative music album “Romance Is Bad”

Article views: 209 NSW, Australian-based musician Grace Jean unveils his first alt-country album, romance is badwhich, according to a recent press release, delves “deeply into a world of complex storytelling and a beautifully aware heart of the feelings and emotions experienced by the human race.” Gracie Jean comments on …

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Country Artist John Rich Talks Nashville ‘Wokeism’ and the Music Industry

Country singer-songwriter John Rich talks about the “wokeism” he perceives in Nashville and the music business in general. In an interview with PRAGERU earlier this week, Rich derided the influx of creative parameters he says he and other artists have to endure to achieve their dreams. “The wave of awakening …

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David Bowie: The Life Story You May Not Know – RIVER COUNTRY

Michael Putland // Getty Images David Bowie: The Life Story You May Not Know David Bowie was one of the most intriguing musicians of our time, continually reinventing himself and influencing countless others along the way. Bowie’s theatrical brilliance, creativity, sexual ambiguity, and incredible music kept audiences engaged time and …

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Deal brings solo country show to Mount Airy

February 20, 2022 The annual Tommy Jarrell Celebration – to commemorate the life and music of the influential local musician, is scheduled for February 24-24. 26 at the Historic Earle Theater in Mount Airy. The celebration includes concerts, a competition for young people, workshops and a film screening. The popular …

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Bowling For Soup’s Jaret Reddick Goes Country With Solo Album

Country music has always been in Jaret Ray Reddick’s blood. The Bowling For Soup frontman has portraits of Willie Nelson and Waylon Jennings tattooed on his bicep, so it’s no surprise his solo break came in the form of country and western. “It was something I’ve always wanted to do,” …

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From Colombia to Florida to Marietta: Country singer-songwriter Lala Nicole

Colombian-born country singer-songwriter Lala Nicole, who now lives in Marietta, yesterday performed a half-hour set at the Welcome to South Cobb festival at the Eddy at Riverview Landing, on a stage overlooking the river Chattahoochee. Like the lyrics to many country songs, Nicole’s lyrics revolve around relationships, and two of …

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In The Shadows Of Grief, “For My Country” tells a deeply personal yet universally relevant story

‘For My Country’ director Rachid Hami attends the photocall in Venice alongside the film’s producers … [+] and sunk. The Venice Biennale / Giorgio Zucchiatti The Venice Film Festival celebrated the world premiere of For France (English title: For my country) by French filmmaker Rachid Hami. Touching and timely, this …

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GoldenSky Country Music Festival Comes to Sacramento October 15-16

Sacramento is becoming the center of big events, and one of the West Coast’s biggest country music festivals has announced its arrival in Sacramento! Tim McGraw and Sam Hunt will each headline the GoldenSky Festival on Saturday and Sunday, October 15 and 16 at Discovery Park in Sacramento! Other artists …

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Rachid Hami on the Venetian track ‘For My Country’

From the foreground of Rachid Hami’s deeply personal film For my country, we, the audience, find ourselves completely engrossed in the story. The shots of army cadets going through some sort of hazing, before it all turns to tragedy, are perfectly cinematic and unsettlingly human at the same time. After …

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RPO Pops Season Opener Goes Domestic Next Weekend

The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO) officially opens its 2022-23 Pops season next weekend with Principal Pops Conductor Jeff Tyzik leading Country Hits: Songs From Nashville on Friday and Saturday, September 16 and 17. at 8:00 p.m. in Kodak Hall at the Eastman Theatre. “I had wanted to create a county …

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Country singer Phil Vassar returns to Tucson for U of A tailgate

Nashville native Stephanie Paris remembers her 7-year-old sitting in the cabin of the old Courtyard Cafe at home while country singer Phil Vassar performed. “I literally used to fall asleep in the cabin,” said the 41-year-old, who moved to Tucson four years ago with her husband, Derek van der Merwe, …

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The evolution of the days and mores of an African country seen by Irish volunteers

Leaves from the Cotton Tree, Celebrating Thirty Years of the Sierra Leone Ireland Partnership, with a foreword by Claire Buckley, Irish Ambassador to Sierra Leone, edited by Joseph Bockarie and seven others (SLIP, Kilt ale, Dunsany, Co. Meath, €15.00 + $5.00 p+p; email martindillon@slip.ie for payment details.) The title cotton …

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Country, Croce, chamber music and show tunes

Body of the review After a phenomenally well-received concert by Vince Gill on August 27 to open our 2022-2023 season, the Gogue Center is now entering its first full month of programming with a packed September lineup. On Wednesday September 14son of folk icon Jim Croce channels the spirit of …

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Berks Country Calendar for September 7

September 8: • The Historical Society of the Region of Hamburg presents Matthew Dodd with a program on the stories and songs of the American wanderer, 7 pm, LGI hall of the Hamburg high school. September 10: • Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Open House, Golden Gateway Facility, 60 Vera …

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Open previews nationwide — 4barsrest

Black Dyke, Brighouse, WFEL Fairey, Aldbourne, Carlton Main, Cory, Foden’s, Grimethorpe, The Co-op Group and Tredegar will all preview their UK Open preparations ahead of Symphony Hall Other British Open Championship contenders will be previewing their ‘The World Rejoicing’ preparations over the next few days – so make sure you …

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Country music duo Parker McCollum and Priscilla Block to perform at Kansas State Fair

HUTCHISON (KSNT) — Country music star Parker McCollum and special guest Priscilla Block are scheduled to perform at the Kansas State Fair on the Nex-Tech Grandstand. The show is scheduled for September 10 at 7:30 p.m. and doors open at 6 p.m. Ticket prices range from $30 to $70. Ticket …

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From rock to country to jazz, Wilco’s Nels Cline says, “I can play all this wonderful music” – InForum

FARGO — Nels Cline is best known for playing guitar in the rock band Wilco. The last 18 years in a band only scratches the surface of the guitarist’s reach and influence. Since his debut in 1981, he’s performed on over 160 recordings, alongside everyone from Yoko Ono to Ornette …

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Hiran Cooray, Hospitality News, ET HospitalityWorld

Hiran Cooray, Chairman of Jetwing Symphony PLC, The Lighthouse Hotel PLC, sees the encouraging signs of tourists returning to the island. The hospitality and tourism industry in Sri Lanka is slowly coming back and with it providing very important foreign exchange to the country to pay at least some of …

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Rachid Hami • Director of For my country

05/09/2022 – VENICE 2022: The director highlights his second feature film, a fiction film inspired by the accidental death of his own brother during officer training in the French army For my country [+see also: film reviewtrailerinterview: Rachid Hamifilm profile]the second feature film by the French director Rachid Hamiwas featured in the …

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Harbor Country Opera presents songs for tenor, violin and piano

THREE OAKS – Robert Swan & Harbor Country Opera present “Serenata: An Evening of Song for Tenor, Violin & Piano” at 7 p.m. September 7 at The Acorn, 107 Generations Drive. The concert features tenor Emanuel-Cristian Caraman, violinist Jameson Cooper and pianist Mariah Boucher performing works by R. Strauss, Kalman, …

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Splash Into Country will bring big names to McHenry’s Petersen Park – Shaw Local

The second RISE Up Foundation Music Festival brings big names in country music to McHenry, with funds raised from the event going towards the Miller Point expansion and the city’s Riverwalk project, organizers said. If tickets for both nights sell out, the concert could raise more than $300,000 for city …

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‘For my country’: review of Venice | Comments

Dir: Rachid Hami. France/Taipei. 2022. 113 min. There’s an intensely autobiographical backdrop to Rachid Hami’s serious drama about heartbreak, family and honour, which sees him return to the Venice Film Festival in the Orizzonti side section after his previous film, Orchestra classscreened out of competition in 2017. The actor-turned-screenwriter/director’s own …

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A real-life fairy tale written by famous children’s book author Emberli Pridham among the 5 recommended biographies of the global icon

Written for elementary school students, Princess Diana: A Real-Life Fairy Tale Now available as a hardcover illustrated book DALLAS, TX/ACCESSWIRE/September 2, 2022/ Princess Diana: A Real-Life Fairy Talean illustrated biography of the global icon written for primary school students by acclaimed children’s author Emberli Pridham, has been named by Town …

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Review: For my country – Cineuropa

02/09/2022 – VENICE 2022: Rachid Hami signs a book that is both expansive and sensitive on the place of each and the recognition of others in a family microcosm and in the macrocosm of France Shaïn Boumedine and Karim Leklou in For my country “What happened? – They said it …

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Hustle in the high country

Samantha Sander Jamgrass is often associated with the state of Colorado, which has spawned many acclaimed bands of the genre, including Leftover Salmon, the String Cheese Incident, and Yonder Mountain String Band. Over time, the tradition of pushing the boundaries of bluegrass continues with young players happily joining the party …

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They Transformed Austin and Country Music, and Now ‘They Called Us Outlaws’ Is a Movie

In 1976 RCA Records released a compilation album featuring a new wave of country stars – Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, Jessi Colter and Tompall Glaser. Title Sought! The Outlawsit earned its place in music history by becoming the first country album to be certified Platinum, reaching sales of 1 million. …

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Berks Country Calendar for August 31

September 8: • The Historical Society of the Region of Hamburg presents Matthew Dodd with a program on the stories and songs of the American wanderer, 7 pm, LGI hall of the Hamburg high school. September 10: • Delaware Valley Golden Retriever Rescue Open House, Golden Gateway Facility, 60 Vera …

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