Temecula Bluegrass Festival to bring top bluegrass musicians

Temecula Bluegrass Festival to bring top bluegrass musicians
It will soon be time to tap your toes and clap your hands to the strumming and fiddling of some of the best bluegrass bands in the nation coming to Tucalota Springs RV Park in Sage April 28, 29 and 30. The 3-day Temecula Valley Bluegrass Festival is …
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MoonPies and Bluegrass
What do the South’s beloved marshmallow sandwich and a form of Americana roots music have in common? While both are tied to the South, MoonPies and bluegrass don’t necessarily go together like kudzu and country roads. But the coal miner and nostalgia …
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Hardly Strictly Bluegrass: A FREE gathering in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco featuring over 100 musical artists on 7 stages. Days after a grand, emotional goodbye with his sold-out Songwriter Rendezvous at the Paramount Theatre last Thursday, Austin …
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LeStrange Viols to bring early music revival to ETSU

musicLeStrange Viols to bring early music revival to ETSU
Members of LeStrange Viols have been featured performers with ACRONYM, Arcadia Viols, Amherst Early Music Festival, The Newberry Consort, Folger Consort, The King’s Noyse, Boston Early Music Festival Orchestra, Trio Settecento, The Oberlin Consort of Viols …
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OpenAir’s 2016 Guide To Colorado Summer Music Festivals
Colorado has the advantage of being a great destination — and place to live — in all four seasons. But summer in Colorado stands out because of the music. There’s a wide selection of outdoor music festivals here from May to September. This summer’s …
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Fort Worth’s new Fortress Festival announces notable headliners: Run the Jewels and Purity Ring
which used to be Transmission Events, the company responsible for the dearly departed Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin.) New music festival coming to Fort Worth next spring The cutting-edge lineup is a reflection of the style of bands one would normally see on a …
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Christmas Song Covers by K-Pop Idols That Never Fail To Bring The Holiday Cheer

musicChristmas Song Covers by K-Pop Idols That Never Fail To Bring The Holiday Cheer
We’re less than a month away from Christmas, and you know what that means: It’s that time of the year again to dig up ~ancient~ as well as not-so-ancient Christmas song covers by K-Pop idols! From holiday album tracks to collab stages, these videos of …
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Lovely Drabbles to Heal the Soul
Just a series of random drabbles that I took a lot of pride and joy into making. (Soon there will be summaries for each story posted here, but for now you get what’s posted above. Sorry!) Table of Contents (Stories will posted in the order as they are …
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Forget Gangnam style: K-pop could make Changdong Seoul’s next big thing
(CNN)Forget Gangnam style. There’s a new area of Seoul that, if the South Korean government gets its way, is about to become synonymous with K-pop. Once a rundown district, Changdong is being transformed into a mecca to K-pop — the manufactured music …
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Yellowjackets bring jazz fusion sound to University of Wyoming

musicYellowjackets bring jazz fusion sound to University of Wyoming
The Yellowjackets have been fusing jazz with other musical styles for more than three decades. The quartet’s sound has evolved over the years, along with its lineup. The group will visit Laramie for a Saturday night performance and will stick around for …
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Fusion Power
The celebrated guitarist — once part of the fusion super group Return to Forever with Chick Corea, Stanley Clark and Lenny White — has recorded numerous albums and collaborated on many others. Widely considered a jazz and Latin fusion pioneer …
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Indian jazz fusion created in Renton
Renton resident Terry ‘Yogi’ McCaw is the creator and member of the Indian jazz fusion band, The Yoginis. The band has members in the U.S. and India. The Indian band crew includes the lead singer, Ujwal Nagar, from popular India group, Advaita. Renton …
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Report: Music festivals bring $15 million to region

musicReport: Music festivals bring million to region
HUNTER — One of the companies that stages the Mountain Jam and Taste of Country music festivals at Hunter Mountain has released an economic impact report on each, and estimates the total benefit to the surrounding four-county region at almost $ 15 …
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Music festivals offer great getaway for music lovers
If you ever get the chance to attend one of these festivals, be sure to jump at the opportunity. Music festival season is right around the corner, which means some may begin to debate if attending a festival is worth the cost. With the growing …
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How Music Festivals Shape Cities
From Coachella, Glastonbury, and Stagecoach to Governors Ball, Lollapalooza, and Ultra, music festivals clearly play a role in the economies of cities. They bring in huge numbers of tourists and revenue, attract large audiences, create significant …
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Two New York Chefs Bring Together Filipino and Thai Food


Two New York Chefs Bring Together Filipino and Thai Food
If you look up “Filipino and Thai food” on the internet, search results compare the two cuisines. And apparently, “Filipino food is frequently contrasted with Thai food” and has been called Thai food’s “ugly sister”. This is news to Chef King …
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Thai dishes shine brightest at Spices Asian Restaurant in North Kansas City
It is always nice when an unexpected gem turns up in an unlikely place. At Spices Asian Restaurant in North Kansas City, one of those jewels is a plate of fried chicken wings served in a sublime glistening, garlicky sauce flecked with whole Thai basil …
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Restaurant Review: Thai food treat at Chang Tai
Thai food must be one of the world’s most popular culinary styles, as testified by the huge number of Thai food outlets around the world. Even in Harare, we have a choice in this regard, with no fewer than two dedicated restaurants and a specialised …
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Mobile market to bring fresh food to under-served areas in Northampton County

cusineMobile market to bring fresh food to under-served areas in Northampton County
The 12-year-old and 25 other seventh-graders were getting their hands dirty, working in one of four garden beds and learning that growing your own food is more than just a fun hobby. It has a lasting effect on your health. “You are the first generation …
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Priority actions identified to tackle child obesity
A paper published in the latest World Health Organisation (WHO) Bulletin this month, shows there is broad support among the public health community in New Zealand for implementing priority actions put forward by public health experts. The Healthy Food …
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Opting In to Support Healthy School Food for All Children
What I ask – what is so important to me and has been for the last decade and a half – is that we also ensure that all children, including those who are less fortunate, have access to healthy food. Parents have always been – and continue to be – the …
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The Expendables, Ballyhoo! bring ska and reggae to Majestic

musicThe Expendables, Ballyhoo! bring ska and reggae to Majestic
Last Wednesday, Madison’s reggae fans packed the Majestic for The Expendables’ Winter Blackout tour, featuring Ballyhoo! and Katastro. Braving painfully cold temperatures, the crowd began to fill in early as Katastro played an eclectic set full of …
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The Reggae Soul Of Rusty Zinn
Californian Rusty Zinn made his name as a blues guitarist in the 90s, carving out for himself a reasonably successful solo career and a strong reputation as a session player. However, around 2000 he became interested in reggae and over the last few …
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Four newcomers for Jamaica’s Reggae Boyz football squad
Four overseas-based newcomers have been invited by national football coach Winfried Schaefer to join the Reggae Boyz squad for upcoming friendly matches. Jamaica’s national senior men’s football team will play friendly international games against …
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