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“They changed my life forever”

The talented musician and author Nikki sixx said in an interview with Aquarius that his group Motley Crue and members, Tommy lee, Vince Neil, and Mick mars, changed his life forever. Nikki sixx has appeared in the rock and roll community for over four decades. Over the years, he has …

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Regional designers take the opportunity to shine at Arab Fashion Week

DUBAI: There has long been a strong cultural link between Latin America and the Arab world. Hundreds of thousands of people from the Levant have emigrated to Latin America over the past 150 years. It’s no wonder then that when Lebanese host Louaye Moulayess started working on “Encanto”, Disney’s latest …

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J-Pop superstar reveals vintage collection of jeans, suits and boots

There are, it seems, some perks to being a successful J-Pop performer and actor. Shocking, law? Well, while the fact that the pole Akira inhabits comes with a few comforts doesn’t leave you confused, her vintage collection will. The Japanese musician and actor – née Ryōhei Kurosawa – has some …

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Paul McCartney says Beatles’ new doctor changed the way he thinks about Split

In recent times, Paul McCartney has been making the press left and right not only to promote his new book, The lyrics: from 1956 to the present day, but also promote the new Beatles documentary The Beatles: Come back. The documentary, directed by Oscar winner Peter Jackson, will premiere on …

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Today in history – Le Journal

Today in history Today is Friday, November 12, the 316th day of 2021. There are 49 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in history: On November 12, 1942, the naval battle of Guadalcanal began during World War II. (The Allies ended up winning a major victory over the Japanese …

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Today in history | Comment

Today is Wednesday, October 27, the 300th day of 2021. There are 65 days left in the year. The highlight of today’s history: On October 27, 1978, Egyptian President Anwar Sadat and Israeli Prime Minister Menachem Begin (men-AH’-kem BAY’-gihn) were named Nobel Peace Prize laureates for their progress towards reaching …

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Dream Theater’s James Labrie to release new solo album, ‘Beautiful Shade Of Gray’, in May

DREAM THEATER singer James labrie friends “Beautiful Shade Of Gray” as the title of his new solo album, due May 20, 2022 via InsideOut Music. Unlike previous LPs “Elements of persuasion” (2005), “Static impulse” (2010) and “Impermanent resonance” (2013), which were written and recorded in collaboration with LaBriesongwriting partner for …

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Joey Jordison’s band member Sinsaenum says this is not his “place” to reveal drummer’s cause of death: “It’s just very sad”

Two months ago, Joey jordison‘s SINSAENUM group mate Frédéric Leclercq spoke to the Metal Chain Impact about the death of the foundation NOOSE drummer. In the chat, which has just been uploaded to Youtube, he was asked if he knew what caused Joeythe death, Leclercq said (as transcribed by BLABBERMOUTH.NET): …

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On this History Day – October 22 – Almanac

President Barack Obama signs the National Defense Authorization Act for 2010 in the East Room of the White House in Washington on October 28, 2009. The bill included the Matthew Shepard Hate Crimes Prevention Act which expands the United States federal law of 1969 on hate crimes by expanding its …

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Community calendar: October 2021 | View of Potrero

Lion, Dragon, Domo and Serpent. Oil on canvas. Check out Carolyn Crampton at Shipyard Open Studios this month. Photo: Courtesy of Carolyn Crampton 10/2 SaturdayArt: Don Soker’s 50th Anniversary Contemporary Art ReceptionDon Soker Contemporary Art was founded in 1971 by Don and Carol Kaseman Soker as an upstairs gallery in …

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Nick Rhodes reflects on changing band’s fan base, ‘Under the Volcano’ document and new album ‘Future Past’

This year marks the 40th anniversary of Duran Duran’s eponymous debut release, with the iconic band also releasing their 15th studio album, “Future Past,” on October 22. The aptly titled collection refers to the signature sounds of Duran Duran, unveiled by current producer Erol Alkan. Italian disco and EDM composer …

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a distorted residence of airs that travel in time

It’s not everyday that you see a band performing in the middle of a mysterious Victorian house filled with tears in time. In the Meow Wolf art installation in Santa Fe, New Mexico, chimneys lead to hidden aquariums and fridges act as interdimensional time travel portals – with the fictional …

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today in history | national news

Today in history Today is Monday, October 11, the 284th day of 2021. There are 81 days left in the year. The highlight of today’s history: On October 11, 1968, Apollo 7, the first manned Apollo mission, was launched with astronauts Wally Schirra (shih-RAH ‘), Donn Fulton Eisele and R. …

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A stalker broke into Willow Smith’s house

Willow Smith recently opened up about her stalker and the incident that first made her fear for her safety. Through PAPER magazine, in the Wednesday October 6 episode of Red table talk, Willow spoke about the terrifying crime to her mother, Jada Pinkett-Smith, and her grandmother, Adrienne Banfield-Norris. “In December, …

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From the community: Japan Life Hacks & Tips

Life in Japan and all of its practicalities can be overwhelming, even for the most experienced. From discounted late-night bento boxes to the life-saving power of Google Translate’s camera feature, there are many facets of life in Japan that we’d like to know earlier. It can range from the basics …

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Japanese Breakfast Sable (Video Game Soundtrack): Ethereal and Else

Artist: Japanese breakfast Genre: Pop, Instrumental, Soundtrack Best tracks: “Glider”, “Eccria (Night)”, “Sansee (Day)”, “Beetle Detour”, “Burnt Oak Station (Day)” ADVERTISING KEEP READING BELOW Weakest slopes: “Sansee (night)” Release Date: September 24, 2021 Duration: 1 h 36 min Michelle Zauner has been a busy artist. The Korean-American musician released her …

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Kyoto experiment calls for “unheard voices”

In these times of pandemic, the digital tools that connect people without travel have, by necessity, led our voices to take precedence over our bodies. Fewer fields have felt the effects of this disembodiment more acutely than the performing arts. In Japan, as in many parts of the world, theaters …

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An air show for fun in Ellington

One of the Bay Area’s most popular events, the Wings Over Houston Airshow, returns to Ellington Airport from October 9-10. The combination of having the Thunderbirds and the Snowbirds at the same air show should prove to be crowd pleaser. “We are delighted to be back this year, not only …

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Istanbul Naval Museum reopened to visitors

Istanbul Sea Museum September 27 is the 270th (271st in leap years) day of the year according to the Gregorian calendar. The number of days remaining until the end of the year is 95. Railways September 27, 1825 The first passenger train enters service. British engineer George Stephenson produced a …

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All the things you need to know!

Archie Heaton is Charlie Heaton’s son. His father rose to fame after taking over as Jonathan on Netflix’s one-off show, Stranger Things. Before Charlie made his identity as an artist, he received a reputation as a musician. The English artist and performer has hundreds of thousands of followers across the …

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On History Day – August 9 – Almanac

Today is Monday August 9, the 221st day of 2021 with 144 to follow. The moon is growing. The morning stars are Jupiter, Neptune, Saturn and Uranus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus and Venus. People born on this day are under the sign of Leo. …

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Today in History: Sunday August 8

(AP) – Today is Sunday August 8, the 220th day of 2021. There are 145 days left in the year. The highlight of today’s history: August 8, 1974President Richard Nixon, facing further damaging revelations in the Watergate scandal, announced he would step down the next day. To this date : …

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Yoko Ono presents MEND PIECE for London

This fall, visitors to the Whitechapel Gallery are invited to participate in an interactive installation by world-renowned artist, musician and activist Yoko Ono (b.1933, Japan). Yoko Ono, Mend Piece, 1966/2018, Broken cups and saucers, thread, glue, duct tape. Installation view: ‘You & I’, A4 Arts Foundation, Cape Town, South Africa, …

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A violinist on how to empower Asian musicians

I was not surprised by the recent violence against Asian Americans. I vividly remember being scared as a kid in Illinois in the 1980s. At that time, Japan was seen as an impending economic force invading the United States. In 1982, Vincent Chin, a Chinese-American, was beaten to death by …

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Sports news of the day: what you need to know

Latest – One of the U.S. team’s alternate or back-up gymnasts has tested positive for the coronavirus, but the main team has moved to separate accommodation and continues to prepare for the Olympics, USA Gymnastics said on Monday. Photo: PHOTOSPORT A Japanese official previously said a member of the U.S. …

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Seven agencies causing a sensation on the music scene

Hybe continued to grow through acquisitions and restructurings, adding several subsidiaries. The company announced in March that it plans to increase its business portfolio to bring people together through music. The heavyweight of the music industry is also aiming to enter the international market with its range of labels. The …

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Faster Than Sound: Captain Quackenbush’s and Outer Heaven Disco Club Make Debut Delayed by COVID: New Music Hubs Launch in Former Strange Brew and Dozen Street Spaces – Music

Alexalone at Captain Quackenbush’s Cafe (Photo by Rachel Rascoe) Saturday evening, Alex peterson of Alexalonethunderous guitar work turned out Captain Quackenbush’s Cafe will not be limited to Java store strummers. The newly signed Polyvinyl discs act, including Sam jordan, Husband Rubio, and new Austin resident Hannah Read of Lomelda on …

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Swaledale Festival welcomes young classical artists

EXCITEMENT is building in the North Dales as two of the best young classical artists come together to perform at the Swaledale Festival on July 15th this year. Captivating Australian mezzo-soprano Lotte Betts-Dean and exceptional Scottish / Japanese guitarist Sean Shibe will perform duets from Dowland, Schubert, Britten and Debussy …

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Inside today’s virtual artist labels

Ex-factory New’s FN Meka factory Virtual artists are nothing new: Animation group Gorillaz, created by musician Damon Albarn and visual artist Jamie Hewlett, has sold the equivalent of more than 24 million albums worldwide (according to his label, Parlophone) and won a Grammy Award for the hit “Feel Good Inc.” …

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New music from three all-female ensembles

What Japanese Breakfast, Sleater-Kinney and Liz Phair have in common is, of course, the fact that they are all led by female singers, but they have all just released new albums as well, creating a buzz among their fans. At 54, Phair is the eldest of the three, and her …

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Giorgio Armani Men Spring 2022

The king is alive and well. Just after his men’s spring show which marked for the creator the return to the physical format, Giorgio Armani gathered journalists under a kiosk in the garden of his building on Via Borgonuovo in Milan to reassure them about his physical condition. Twenty days …

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50 years of the independent Chicago blues label

American Masters: Buddy Guy-Blues chases the blues Another Chicago blues flagship will premiere and air Tuesday, July 27 at 9 p.m. on WTTW and wttw.com/live. In 1971, a 23-year-old white hippie took a six-fingered bluesman with a cheap Japanese guitar and his two sidemen to a Chicago studio, making the …

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Faster Than Sound: Love Wheel Records Rolls In: Austin Music Pillar Mike Nicolai Sells Vinyl Records And Indoor Creature Parties At The Ballroom – Music

Love Wheeler, vinyl dealer: Mike Nicolai. (Photo by John Anderson) Right next to Burnet, North Austin stop Love wheel discs open at the end of April nestled between a nail salon and a hairdressing salon. Joe, the three-legged shop dog, greets vinyl customers in the cheerful green and orange shop. …

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Music and dance continue to drive societal change

The Opinion BDN section operates independently and does not set newsroom policies or contribute to reporting or editing articles elsewhere in the newspaper or on bangordailynews.com. David L. Nevins is co-editor of The Fulcrum and co-founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bridge Alliance Education Fund. Watching …

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Music and dance continue to drive change

Nevins co-editor of The Fulcrum and co-founder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bridge Alliance Education Fund. Watching the Kennedy Center Honors on Sunday night, I realized that this celebration of lifelong artistic achievement is more than just a show business awards ceremony. The Kennedy Center represents …

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What is Asian American music, really?

In the decades since its inception, the term “Asian American” has become depoliticized; Once a coalition that sought to mobilize collectively against injustice, it has evolved into a demographic – and marked by cavernous contrasts. After the passage of the Immigration and Naturalization Act of 1965, an infusion of Asian …

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Today in history | WTOP

Today in History Today is Sunday May 30, the 150th day of 2021. There are 215 days left in… Today in history Today is Sunday, May 30, the 150th day of 2021. There are 215 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in history: On May 30, 1431, Joan of …

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Remembering the women of our wars | Op-ed

They were nurses, soldiers, code breakers, factory workers, resistance fighters, prisoners of war, victims. We must remember this on Remembrance Day. Women have been warriors throughout history. During the Civil War, they took male pseudonyms, wore men’s uniforms, and fought on both sides. Harriet Tubman was then a spy and …

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Your Guide to the Perfect Memorial Day Weekend in Honolulu

Photo: courtesy of Shinnyo Lantern Floating Hawai’i Hawaii Shinnyo Lantern Floating Interactive Experience Until June 5 Rather than putting out thousands of souvenir lanterns at Ala Moana Beach, this year’s Shinnyo Lantern Floating Hawai’i has morphed into “Many Rivers, One Ocean: Interactive Experience”, accepting reservations nightly until. June 5. Shinnyo-en …

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A conversation with Bryan Ida – The Santa Clara

In a statement addressed to his influential work, Ida explains that he uses, “contemporary subjects related to historical events to emphasize that man’s inhumanity towards man is universal and endless.” Ida’s goal is to promote emotion, rather than fear – to reflect “compassion, respect and a desire to right the …

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KARUNA SHINSHO LAUNCHES NEW SINGLE “O PATO”

KARUNA SHINSHO LAUNCHES A NEW SINGLE “O PATO” – Bossa Nova from Japan! Japanese American singer Karuna Shinsho, known for her sweet and calming vocal renditions of jazz standards and bossa nova songs, released her second single “O Pato” on major streaming platforms – on May 15, 2021. She released …

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Omar Rodriguez-Lopez releases 62 album back catalog for his streaming services, including records from Antemasque and collaborations with John Frusciante, Lydia Lunch and Damo Suzuki

Krista marple May 21, 2021 – 6:52 p.m. Omar Rodríguez-López, guitarist for Mars Volta, possesses has published its entire back catalog on this new content. The catalog includes 62 albums including 36 of them that were never made available on the applications of digital service providers. Its entire catalog will …

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Today in history

Today is Thursday, May 20, 140th day of 2021. There are 225 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in history: On May 20, 1927, Charles Lindbergh took off from Roosevelt Field in Long Island, New York, aboard the Spirit of St. Louis on his historic solo flight to France. …

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Today in history 5/5/21 | national

Today is Wednesday May 5, the 125th day of 2021. There are 240 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in history On May 5, 1925, the teacher John T. Scopes was accused in Tennessee of violating a state law that prohibited the teaching of the theory of evolution. (Scopes …

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Satomimagae: Hanazono Album Review | Pitchfork

Satomi Magae recognizes that memory is as linked to the body as it is to the environment. Since its inception in 2012, awa, the guitarist and singer has seen reflections of herself in the world around her, using empty streets, vacant apartments and barbed wire-wrapped watchtowers as conduits for dark …

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Looking at Ray, the musician

“Not to have seen Ray’s cinema is to exist in the world without seeing the sun or the moon” – the famous Japanese filmmaker Akira Kurosawa had said this in 1975 about one of the most influential filmmakers and most famous of all time – Satyajit Ray. A brilliant illustrator, …

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Move percussion beyond its stereotype

Percussion music is more than creating intense rhythmic sound waves. It can be sweet, emotional, and most of all, creative. Percussionist Yu Le wants to convey this idea to the public, especially to those who only consider percussion as drums and gongs. In fact, there are dozens of orchestral instruments …

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Ride Or Die: Netflix release date revealed

Ride Or Die Updates: This is a Japanese psychological drama thriller written by Nami Sakkawa and directed by Ryuichi Hiroki. The film is from Ching Nakamura’s manga series. In the soul of “Thelma and Louise” a homosexual or lesbian refugee and the women who would kill and injure with three …

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[Today’s K-pop] Hot Issue debuts triumphantly

(Credit: S2 Entertainment) Seven-girl group Hot Issue debuted with a highly anticipated online storefront on Wednesday. The group released a five-track EP “Issue Maker”, with its title track “Gratata” coming after machine gun sounds, as the group ambitiously aims to target audiences as skilled snipers. The debut of the new …

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The best reissues on Bandcamp: March / April 2021

BEST RE-EDITIONS The best reissues on Bandcamp: March / April 2021 By Dean Van Nguyen April 27, 2021 We select some of the most crucial reissues and retrospectives recently released on Bandcamp, and take a look at the historical stories behind them. Whether it’s West African highlife, German post-punk, Golden …

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