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Local Love: Jared and the Mill (band)

Hello world! This past weekend I saw Jared and the Mill…twice! They are a local band from Phoenix. Their style/genre is a mix of folk, rock, indie, and country. 277 more words

Lifestyle

Edwina Hayes at the Ship Inn 2015 - with support from Alistair and Stevie.

Edwina Hayes has the most delightful voice, writes great songs and can play beautifully. She deserves to be playing stadia with huge crowds and selling CDs by the ton. 141 more words

Zeitgeist

Working On A Ship...

Utah “Bruce” Phillips wrote a song… called Ships Gonna Sail. In the tune he mentions quotes from activists from the days of old. I see this tune as a memorial to the key… 614 more words

Folk Music

What Does Arirang Mean? The Theories on the Etymology of Arirang

아리랑, 아리랑, 아라리요 Arirang, arirang, arariyo.
아리랑 고개로 넘어간다   Arirang, crossing over the hill,
나를 버리고 가시는 님은  My dear who has abandoned and left me… 1,336 more words

Korea

Daily Music Fix: Thaylia

Darwin-born contemporary folk singer/songwriter Thaylia joined the Indigenous group Yowarliny Singers early in her career, gaining valuable experience in performance and touring as well as in harmonising writing and studio recording. 42 more words

Emily Brouggy

Anders Jormin - "Trees of Light"

Trees of Light

ECM Records

Lena Willemark voice, fiddle and viola
Anders Jormin double bass
Karin Nakagawa 25-string koto

Out this week on ECM Records, … 206 more words

Writing

Song for Saturday: Brandi

MIKE SPINDELL

An extraordinary young woman lies in bed, wracked with pain as her life ebbs. Her equally extraordinary father stays at her bedside providing all the comfort and love he can muster for his daughter. 46 more words

United States