photo: Shakey Graves in Prospect Park in 2014 (more by Chris La Putt) Austin folk singer Shakey Graves will be doing some extensive touring this year, hitting multiple festivals including Bonnaroo and Mountain Jam. The tour begins with a show...
The line-up for the 2015 Bonnaroo Festival was announced on January 13, and headlining the music festival is the British Folk Band Mumford and Sons. This announcement comes almost a year after widely spread rumors that Sons was breaking up. Show More Summary
I forgot this was out there in rumor form so I forgot to go looking when it finally became a news story: Emerald City Comic Con, the very successful and much-liked Seattle show, is partnering with ReedPOP -- they're the folks behind a bunch of shows but the ones that inform this story are C2E2 and NYCC. Show More Summary
Showtime's groundbreaking series Queer as Folk is reuniting after 10 years at this summer's ATX Television Festival. "We are delighted that ATX Television Festival has chosen to honor Queer as Folk and that we have the opportunity to be reunited with our remarkable cast," creators Daniel Lipman and Ron Cowen said in a statement. Show More Summary
The landmark Showtime drama joins a lineup that also includes a 'Gilmore Girls' and 'Dawson's Creek' writers reunion panels read more
Ten years after the finale of Showtime’s Queer as Folk, the cast will reunite this summer to reflect on the show’s
The creators and cast of Showtime’s Queer As Folk will be back together for a 10-year reunion of the iconic series at the ATX Television Festival’s Season 4 edition June 4-7 in Austin. “We’re extremely proud to bring Queer As Folk to the Festival this year. Show More Summary
Not everyone will be popping champagne corks tonight. Some will be avoiding New Year festivities entirely—and very sensible folk they are too.
Comiket, the largest independent media festival on the planet, is winding down its winter festivities. Over the past three days, hundreds of thousands of folks have flocked to the Tokyo Big Sight exhibition center to acquire self-published...Show More Summary
Boxing Day, the festive day following Christmas in which folks shop even more is upon us, friends. To celebrate, Sony will offer Canadian players a new PS4 bundle that includes two games. For $450, players can pick up the 500 GB PS4 console with NHL...
Amazing RT @AdriCowan: And there you have it, folks – the Menorasaurus Rex: http://t.co/aXf1E6JASP pic.twitter.com/PMsD0hQvwR — Debra Murphy (@veganforareason) December 12, 2014 The Festival of Lights actually starts at sunset this evening, so you still have time to stock up on candles, potato pancakes, and donuts (two of my favorite things to eat, but not [Read more...]
Still searching for the perfect ugly sweater for your holiday festivities? You may want to consider using your phone to help with the task. A collection of ten sweaters available from the folks at MorphCostumes have a built-in pockets for that trusty...
December visitors to Kauai can get in the holiday spirit while viewing one woman’s unique Christmas-themed folk art.
Hello folks, Claire here, and today I’m bringing a Chirstmas cheer of a potent variety. Not to live up to the stereotype or anything, but as an Irish person, a cocktail buff, and a massive Christmas enthusiast (I’ve had my decorations up since November!), I know a thing or two about festive beverages. I love nothing […]
While attending a nat pwe – a festival devoted to the folk spirits, or nats, of Burmese tradition – Will Boast finds another side to the celebration: I’d been told by locals that nat pwes were also “gay” festivals and to expect to see “many ladyboys.” The junta’s attempts to subdue nat worship had an […]
Following a tasty little Six-Pack Teaser the National Folk Festival is pleased to announce its first major round of artists for the 2015 Festival. They are: From Canada comes an artist who’s built a name for himself as one of the country’s most revered folk poets and singers - David Francey. The Scottish-born Canadian carpenter-turned-songwriter [...]
It really is happening, folks. The organizers of the ATX Television Festival have confirmed that, among their many scheduled events in June, the stars and the creator of Gilmore Girls will come together for a panel discussion with fans. FOR REAL! Gilmore Girls Cast: Then and Now 1. Show More Summary
New evidence that the Loch Ness monster is more than just a folk tale or an elaborate hoax went on display at the first-ever Scottish Paranormal Festival in Stirling, Scotland this week. But is the dramatic photo that appears to be the...Show More Summary
Sun 22 Feb 2015 This is it, folks – the official kick-off to the annual Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras festival. Each year, Fair Day draws thousands of LGBTQI attendees...
In advance of Patti Smith’s visit to Chicago as part of the Chicago Humanities Festival, which includes a pair of performances at the Old Town School of Folk Music, she spoke with the Reader’s Aimee Levitt about moving to New York in the 1960s, her friendship with Robert Mapplethorpe, her poetry and music, and much [...]