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Sunfest 2017, Day 1: The Strumbellas, Snoop Dogg, Weezer

The Strumbellas

This award-winning sextet got my Sunfest off to a pleasant start, with a catchy folk-rock sound reminiscent of The Lumineers and Mumford & Sons. 533 more words

Music

30 Days Wild - Day 23 - Festival Season!

It’s Day 23 of 30 Days Wild – can’t believe there is just one week to go now! I was working today, so plan A was to stop off at a nature reserve on the way home. 334 more words

Gardens

BRICS Film Festival Kicks Off in Chengdu, Spotlighting Talent from Emerging Regions

The second annual BRICS International Film Festival kicked off Friday in Chengdu, the Chinese capital of Sichuan province.

The festival, which runs June 23 to 27, aims to spotlight emerging talent and established filmmakers from Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa. 118 more words

Global

Post-Bowie, saxophonist Donny McCaslin is busy charting his own beyond-genre course

Donny McCaslin already had an accomplished career before he became David Bowie’s bandleader. But when Bowie released his final album Blackstar on Jan. 8, 2016 and then died two days later, a lot of attention was suddenly directed toward the Brooklyn-based saxophonist who had helped shape the popstar’s last musical project. 1,076 more words

Music

I shalt covet thy ticket.

Bath has been full of pilgrims

seeking Paradise: Shangri-La, Music Mecca, call it what you will.

Now? They have arrived: greeted by flags.

A year of desire… 94 more words

Writing