Attendees Confirmed For Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards

Attendees Confirmed For Virgin TV British Academy Television Awards
BAFTA Guru is BAFTA’s content hub for career starters packed full of inspirational videos, podcasts and interviews. Whether you’ve taken your first steps in the industry or are just starting out, you’ll find plenty here to motivate and help you along …
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‘Shtisel’ Fills a Void in Israeli Television
The creators of the new hit Israeli Hebrew-language TV drama series “Shtisel,” which debuted earlier this summer on the YES cable channel, are pleased by the series’s popularity; however, they say they are not surprised by it. The unique appeal of …
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NCAA Hockey: Current NCHC Television Deal is Unacceptable
The National Collegiate Hockey Conference will launch its new website on August first, and a full CBS Sports Network broadcast schedule was announced today as well. Yippy Skippy! Good times have come our way. Then, I read this newspaper article in the …
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Academy of Country Music Names 2017 Industry Awards Nominees

Academy of Country Music Names 2017 Industry Awards Nominees
The Academy of Country Music announced the nominees for the Industry Award component of the 52nd Academy of Country Music Awards. Nominees for the 2017 Industry Awards of the Country Music Awards include AEG’s Brent Fedrizzi and Ali Harnell competing …
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Brooklyn Country Music Festival Draws NYC’s Maverick Musicians to Gowanus
While he may not be interested in splitting hairs over who can lay claim to the area’s first multi-day country music jamboree, there are quite a few features of his version that make it both unique and essential. For one thing, the “Brooklyn” in BCFM …
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Hold Up: Country Music Has Always Been Down With The Brown
As Beyoncé prepares to show up and show out at the Country Music Association Awards tonight, I’ve got a little history lesson for you. Despite claims to the contrary, Bey is just as entitled to the genre as the award show’s overwhelmingly white pool of …
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88th Annual Academy Awards – Arrivals

88th Annual Academy Awards – Arrivals
EE British Academy Film Awards – Red Carpet Arr… The 22nd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards – Re… 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards – Press Room 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards – Arrivals Printemps Christmas Decorations Inauguration In… “Steve Jobs …
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West Indies world champions win T20 awards
Carlos Brathwaite and Hayley Matthews’ career-defining innings in the men’s and women’s World T20 finals were voted the best T20 batting performances of 2016 at the ESPNcricinfo Awards, announced today. Ben Stokes won the Test batting award for his 198 …
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Here’s What You Missed From The Game Awards
The Game Awards returned last night. The show, hosted by Geoff Keighley, featured the year’s best games. Some of those titles earned more accolades at last night’s event, such as Best Independent Game, Best Action Game, and the coveted Game of the Year.
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Jessie Ware at The Academy, Dublin – ‘at a time when pop is so in-your-face

musicJessie Ware at The Academy, Dublin – ‘at a time when pop is so in-your-face
With the release last year of second album Tough Love, however, there’s a feeling things may be starting to happen for the former journalist : she’s up for a Brit Award for best female singer while it was this week announced she has placed a song on …
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Tool, Pearl Jam, Janis Joplin tributes hit the Twin Cities this weekend
Jill Mikelson, who played Joplin in the Ordway’s “Love, Janis” production, is one of several vocalists who will be be backed by a band made up of members from various Cabooze favorites. … Pop music critic Ross Raihala can be reached at 651-228-5553.
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Iggy Azalea, Sam Smith lead Bay Area’s 2015 pop music highlights
Lady Gaga and Tony Bennett (May 28, Concord Pavilion): The two distinctive pop vocalists meet in the middle of the road for “Cheek to Cheek,” their album of standards by great composers like Cole Porter and Irving Berlin. If they should decide to go …
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