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Bob Marley would have turned 70 years old on February 6, 2015. His home country of Jamaica is remembering him with a six-day, star-studded festival starting February 1 in Negril, featuring artists such as Lutan Fyah, Anthony Cruz, and Mackie Conscious. Show More Summary
In her latest novel, ‘Mr. Mac and Me,’ Esther Freud introduced architect and artist Charles Rennie Mackintosh into her story. Then things got a little strange.
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One of the great guitar players in rock history will be hosting a guitar workshop Sunday afternoon—a cool opportunity to awaken the inner artist in us all. [ more › ]
In the 2-1/2 decades since Marion "Suge" Knight founded his volatile label Death Row Records, the label’s artists and crew have moved beyond gangsta rap and onto more peaceful projects.
Nominations for the 50th Academy of Country Music (ACM) Awards was announced today. Miranda Lambert leads all artists with 8 nominations. Full list: The post Academy of Country Music Awards 2015 Nominations Announced appeared first on Rickey - Entertainment News, Videos, Recaps, Results.
Oliver Mears rejects the notion that opera has to seen as elitist, incomprehensible and alienating. NI Opera’s artistic director explained to me that the four-year old company choose “the most dramatic” works to perform to challenge people’s preconceptions and prejudices, and always sing in English. Show More Summary
“In modern art, as everyone knows, the beauty of deformity is very often emphasized, insisted upon. But how different is Korean deformity. The former is produced deliberately, the latter naturally. Korean work is merely the natural result of the artisan’s state of mind, which is free from dualistic man-made rules.” – Bernard Leach (1887–1979) Have […]
Nixie Machine is a is a jaw-dropping, sculptural clock designed by German artist Frank Buchwald for M.A.D.Gallery (short for “Mechanical Art Devices”), the Geneva boutique of MB&F. Crafted out of burnished steel and brushed brass, the...Show More Summary
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For web designers and developers, the old HTML table is something we try to avoid like the plague. But this artist with the patience of a saint shows how these silly old-school grids can be used to create intricate pixel art. More h...
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Arguably the greatest mixed martial artist in history is set to make his return to the Octagon after a 13-month absence from the sport. At UFC 183 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Anderson "The Spider" Silva will attempt to regain theShow More Summary
Shiny on the outside, hollow on the inside. That is how the work of the American artist, Jeff Koons, has been generally described and received, not only by those who are less than affectionate toward it but also by those who like it...
A makeup artist for the popular AMC show The Walking Dead recently visited Rochester, Ny., to help promote Rohto eye drops in a new commercial. As part of filming the commercial, he proceeded to turn a Rochester school teacher and a couple of actors into blood-thirsty corpses. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Vampire Weekend, The Bleachers, Walk The Moon Song: Diet Cig - Harvard What's so good? Alex Luciano and Noah Bowman make up New Paltz, NY's Diet Cig, a band that has been popping up on "Artists to Watch" lists over the past year. Show More Summary
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