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Shakey Graves touring w/ Nikki Lane before Bonnaroo and other fests (dates & video)

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...

Mumford And Sons Not Breaking Up: Set To Headline 2015 Bonnaroo Music Festival

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

Festivals Extra: ReedPOP Joins Forces With ECCC

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

Queer as Folk Reuniting at ATX Television Festival

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

'Queer as Folk' 10-Year Reunion Set for ATX Television Festival

The landmark Showtime drama joins a lineup that also includes a 'Gilmore Girls' and 'Dawson's Creek' writers reunion panels read more

ATX Television Festival to host ‘Queer as Folk’ cast reunion

Ten years after the finale of Showtime’s Queer as Folk, the cast will reunite this summer to reflect on the show’s

‘Queer As Folk’ Reunion Set At ATX TV Fest

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

New Year's Eve Refuseniks

3 weeks agoNews : The Daily Beast

Not everyone will be popping champagne corks tonight. Some will be avoiding New Year festivities entirely—and very sensible folk they are too.

Check out all the doujin games from winter Comiket

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

Canada celebrates Boxing Day with two-game PS4 bundle

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...

Tuesday Morning Open Thread: Happy Hanukkah!

Amazing RT @AdriCowan: And there you have it, folks – the Menorasaurus Rex: — 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...]

Step up your ugly Christmas sweater game by employing your phone

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...

Hawaii: Kauai's Festival of Lights also shines a light on folk art

December visitors to Kauai can get in the holiday spirit while viewing one woman’s unique Christmas-themed folk art.

8 Christmas Cocktails For Winter Weddings or Festive Soirees

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 […]

An Open Faith In Burma

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 […]

First Round of Major Artists Announced: National Folk Festival!

2 months agoAustralia / Canberra : RiotACT

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 [...]

Gilmore Girls Reunion: It's Happening!!!

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 Loch Ness Monster Evidence: Head Of Possible Sea Creature Seen In New Photo

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

Gay & Lesbian - Fair Day - Mardi Gras 2015

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...

Patti Smith Visits Chicago

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 [...]

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