Old-time television brings a certain nostalgia

Old-time television brings a certain nostalgia
I grew up in the era of classic, they-don’t-make-them-like-that-anymore television shows. Of course this is my opinion. But who can argue with the iconic status of the Brady Bunch, Little House on the Prairie, Carol Burnett, Love Boat and Fantasy Island?
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At Television Critics Association Meeting in Pasadena, Disney’s Deal with Fox is All the Buzz
Executives at Fox, the TV content producer, said Thursday during the Television Critics Association Meeting at the Langham Huntington Hotel in Pasadena it would be “business as usual” for many of their assets in the next year and a half as Disney …
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Kricket announces second opening at television centre in White City, London
Kricket have announced that it has concluded agreements with Stanhope to open a new permanent restaurant in summer 2018 at Television Centre, the former home of the BBC in White City, West London. Having run a successful site inside one of Pop Brixton’s …
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Asian pop dance group brings K-pop to Virginia Western campus

Asian pop dance group brings K-pop to Virginia Western campus
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K-Pop
Seoul rides the “Korean Wave” to promote its soft power far beyond East Asia. ‘The Republic of Korea is a country rich in history, culture and creativity. It’s time to get the word out.’ Leader of Top-Selling K-Pop Group Super Junior Loses Father …
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Korean Embassy to host K-pop cover festival
The Embassy of the Republic of Korea plans to host the final stage of “Myanmar K-pop Cover Festival” at the Myanmar Plaza in Yangon this coming Wednesday. K-pop, short for Korean pop music, is very popular in Myanmar and the Southeast Asian region …
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Nashville’s Dynamo brings jazz fusion to Nietzsche’s

Nashville’s Dynamo brings jazz fusion to Nietzsche’s
Buffalo’s jazz fans aren’t always properly served on a weekly basis. Not so when Nashville outfit Dynamo is joined by local quintet The Truth for a night of jazz fusion inside Buffalo favorite Nietzsche’s (248 Allen St.) at 10 p.m. Nov. 4. Since …
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Soul Searching Is A Smooth Jazz Fusion Album From Mitchell Coleman Jr. That Will Funk You Up
“Soul Searching” is a smooth jazz fusion album from Mitchell Coleman Jr. that will funk you up. It’s a perfect mix of Funk and Jazz, that’ll get Funk on your Jazz and Jazz on your Funk … Mmmm sounds good!! This album has it all: heart, soul, and …
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Jazz fusion guitarist Larry Coryell dies in NYC at age 73
NEW YORK (AP) — Jazz guitarist Larry Coryell, known as the “Godfather of Fusion,” has died in New York City. He was 73. His publicist, Kurt Nishimura, said Coryell died Sunday in his hotel room of natural causes. Nishimura says he had just performed …
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Dragonbeard Kitchen Brings Asian-Texas Fusion Fare to Northeast Austin

cusineDragonbeard Kitchen Brings Asian-Texas Fusion Fare to Northeast Austin
Asian-Texas fusion food truck Fresh Off the Truck is opening its own brick and mortar restaurant this year. Find Dragonbeard Kitchen within the Walnut Creek Business Park. It’s soft open right now until Saturday, January 21, with the grand debut pegged …
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The Top 5 Trends Of .6 Mn Indian Food and Beverages Industry
These days, we can find several variations of fusion cuisine like desi taste in tacos, burger patties made using Indian spices, pastas prepared with Indian ingredients, etc. across most QSR chains in India. Furthermore, modern concepts like molecular …
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Location, Location, Location! Bethlyn’s Global Fusion delights in its new spot
Following that success, she further cemented her reputation as a powerful creative force with her work in her Global Fusion food truck. It was the easiest decision in the world to drive a little past The Lot and snuggle up on a bench to eat one of her …
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Worth the drive: Sunshine Music Festival brings eclectic Southern Funk to St

musicWorth the drive: Sunshine Music Festival brings eclectic Southern Funk to St
Lovers of ethereal, ’90s-era female vocalists à la Shawn Colvin or Natalie Merchant will rejoice at the presence of The Indigo Girls, whose down-to-earth folk rock is best enjoyed while sporting an embroidered vest. Expect appearances by piecemeal rock …
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Garage Band Hinds release debut album
On January 8, 2016, Madrid based female garage pop band, Hinds, released their highly anticipated debut LP, “Leave Me Alone” through British label, Lucky Number Music. Hinds serves sunny and surf-tinged, girl gang tunes with their first record, also …
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Chic Gamine brings global soul sound to the Wharton Center
The band began in 2007 as a quasi-a capella group — a quartet of female vocalists backed by a single drummer. The band’s unique sound, Motown-esque soul peppered with French-Canadian folk and world music influences, earned performances at …
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Concert review: Pianist Rafal Blechacz’s imaginative approach brings

musicConcert review: Pianist Rafal Blechacz’s imaginative approach brings
The Polish pianist Rafal Blechacz, though only 30, has been on the music world’s radar for a decade, ever since he won the Chopin International Piano Competition, in Warsaw, in 2005. That victory led to a recording contract with Deutsche Grammophon, …
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Orchestra program of ‘romantic symphony music’ to feature Czech pianist
He is the son of two concert pianists, who also taught at the local university, and they discovered his interest in music at age 2. “I was too young to remember when I started, but from an early age I remember always enjoying the piano. I didn’t really …
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Arts Council for Wyoming County taps pianist for concert
As both a sacred and classical pianist, Newbrough performs his own hymn arrangements in churches, colleges, and charity benefit concerts. He acknowledges that his performance ability is entirely a gift from the Lord. He has played at numerous churches …
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Benny Sharoni Brings Quest for Lyrical Expression to Old Lyme Jazz Haven

musicBenny Sharoni Brings Quest for Lyrical Expression to Old Lyme Jazz Haven
All the promise resonating through that warmly expressive debut disc — a spiritually inspired work that touted music as the eternal elixir for the world’s woes — has been more than fulfilled in the Boston-based saxophonist/composer’s new release …
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The Many Houstonians Who Helped Make B.B. King a Star
After checking his notes, he also comes back with tenor saxophonist Richard “Dickie Boy” Little, pianist Connie Mack Booker and vocalist Mildred Jones, who toured Russia with King’s band in 1979. These musicians served with King at different eras and …
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Miguel Zenon’s 4tet at the Jazz Showcase 6/25-28
Widely considered as one of the most groundbreaking and influential saxophonists of his generation, he has also developed a unique voice as a composer and as a conceptualist, concentrating his efforts on perfecting a fine mix between Latin American …
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Israeli Caterer Brings Feel-Good Food to Jewish Fest

cusineIsraeli Caterer Brings Feel-Good Food to Jewish Fest
Middle Eastern Vegetarian Plate: This is offered as Israeli salad, baba ghanoush, tabbouleh, and Moroccan carrot salad. “The really neat thing about Israeli cooking is that it’s really just fresh ingredients,” said Yaniv, who’s known at the Farmers …
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In Your Neighborhood- The Vine, Baida, Meskerem and Pho Grand
Kevin Steincross and Margie Ellisor took an international food tour. Whether it’s Lebanese, Moroccan food, authentic Vietnamese cuisine or Ethiopian dishes, the restaurants on South Grand are the place to be! Check out the wonderful food options that …
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Mark Hix recipes: Our chef puts his knife skills to the test with four sharp
This is a great universal sauce-cum-stew and can be served on its own, as a fish or meat sauce or incorporated into scrambled eggs to make a piperade or Moroccan shakshuka. … I recently had this at the Japanese restaurant Koya in London’s Soho.
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Little Morocco brings a taste of North Africa

cusineLittle Morocco brings a taste of North Africa
Irving, after seeing a huge Moroccan-shaped hole in the area’s food life, started perfecting Moroccan pastries, making them from memory, batch after batch and Iowa-to-Morocco phone call after phone call until getting an end product that really tasted …
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Argan Bistro: Moroccan cuisine in Vancouver
Argan Bistro, formerly known as Moroccan West, serves up delicious Moroccan food. Executive Chef Nourdine Majdoubi brings rich flavours of Moroccan cuisine to life from his hometown Agadir, a southern Morocco’s coastal tourist town. They serve lunch …
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In Pictures: US Ambassador at Moroccan-American Food Week
Rabat -During the Moroccan-American food week that ended Saturday in Rabat, US ambassador to Morocco Dwight L. Bush expressed his love for Moroccan cuisine. Bush named a number of his favorite Moroccan dishes. On top comes the “Meshwi,” (meat …
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Short Grain food truck brings Japanese food to Charleston

cusineShort Grain food truck brings Japanese food to Charleston
Not long ago, I got an e-mail from a food writer friend who was recently in town to report a travel piece. She lives in Houston, a city where nearly one of every four residents was born outside of the U.S. I don’t think she needed to consult census …
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Chef Rainer Becker Brings Zuma’s Contemporary Japanese Food to NYC
When Chef Rainer Becker first opened his own restaurant back in 2002, he figured it would be a one-off venture. But the overwhelming success of Zuma—a cool, sumptuous Japanese spot nestled in London’s Knightsbridge—soon propelled him to broaden …
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Peace Kitchen: promoting Japanese food (and maybe something more) across
As RocketNews24 readers, you are probably a bit more savvy than most about what Japanese food is, but for many, the concept doesn’t extend far beyond sushi. Despite its recent elevation to UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage status and its potential …
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