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Director: Julian Jarrold

Cast: Sarah Gadon, Bel Powley, Jack Reynor, Rupert Everett, Emily Watson, Roger Allam

Synopsis:  On V.E. Day in 1945, as peace extends across Europe, Princesses Elizabeth and Margaret are allowed out to join the celebrations. 263 more words

Microgenres of Music: Introducing Swing

Two-thirds rhythm and one-third soul” – Fats Waller

Swing music has been the most durable, visible & commercially successful genre in the United States of the 20th century. 357 more words


Music and Writing: Guest Post by K. Williams for #MusicTuesday

It’s been a couple of weeks since I’ve had a guest for #MusicTuesday, and I’m very happy to have K. Williams today.


Music and Writing go together like peanut butter and jelly. 1,070 more words


Rocks In The Attic #387: Jive Bunny & The Mastermixers - ‘Jive Bunny: The Album (1989)

It says something that at the height of hip hop culture, when teens in urban America were rapping over samples of James Brown and Kool & The Gang, a couple of blokes in Rotherham, England were dong far less cool things with samples. 265 more words


Mars on Marathon Day*


I have to thank a certain Glen Miller for playing Bowie day after day in the senior dayroom.  He was just a year above me, but he seemed so advanced in his music taste. 177 more words

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Survivors of Jewish sites shooting victims plan remembrance

OVERLAND PARK, Kansas (AP) — The families of three people who were shot to death outside two Jewish sites in Kansas are planning a week to remember and heal. 102 more words