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Rove, Battersea Arts Centre, for everything theatre

“As the audience enters, a young man with a magnificent beard is asking the violinist on stage with him if she knows “the one about…” several times. 178 more words

Fringe Theatre

The New Zeitgeist: Harmony in Song and Life

Eddy Bluma and Jen Reilly make up the duo The New Zeitgeist.  In this conversation with Nick Digilio, they discuss the meaning of folk music, tell a fun story about harmonizing via video and perform songs from their new EP. 49 more words

Nick Digilio

Today is Purim!

And, pray tell, what is Purim?  It is a fun holiday when the Jewish people remember how Queen Esther went boldly to her husband the king to tell him how one of the court officials, Haman, was plotting against the Jews to kill them.  139 more words

Staff Picks

Another Place, Another Time

Great picture of Dave Van Ronk and Paul Clayton – not sure where it was taken:

Folk Music

Voices Part III: 'The Death of Queen Jane"

To conclude my discussion of the way in which rock, folk and country music deal with the topic of the deaths of close relatives/friends, have included a few more songs here which deal with the topic. 194 more words

Folk Music

Essential Songs: February 2015

February was another great month for music fans. Here is a list of songs that came out in the month of February I recommend you lend your ears. 334 more words