Legendary guitarist Steve Hackett brought his sold out Genesis Revisited Tour to the Scottish Rite Theater in Collingswood N.J. Sunday night. The venue is less than 15 minutes from Philadelphia, so it’s no surprise his shows sell out consistently in this region. The area was one of the first to embrace the progressive rock movement in the early ’70s, [...]
Late last month, Guess?-founding brothers Maurice and Paul Marciano announced they'd bought the beautiful Scottish Rite Masonic Temple on Wilshire and planned to turn it into a private art museum. Boo! Lame! Let us in! It's possible that could happen,...
"No Name #1: A Celebration of the Life and Music of Elliott Smith" made its way to Austin on Friday night, selling out the Scottish Rite Theater and treating fans to a to a two and a half-hour set of the prolific songwriter's tunes. [ more › ]
Maurice and Paul Marciano of the Guess Inc. jeans empire paid $8 million for the Millard Sheets-designed venue. They plan to renovate and use it to collect their art, with occasional public showings.
Well, it seems that the beautiful Scottish Rite Masonic Temple on Wilshire, more or less vacant since the mid-nineties, will be revived, but it'll be about as public as it was under...
Wed., May 15 The Solarium at Historic Scottish Rite Wed., May 15, 6 p.m. Go Eat Give: Destination Kenya Enjoy authentic Kenyan food, music and culture. Hear from keynote speaker Kelly Campbell, founder of the Village Cooperative.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
From : oakhurstjazznights.com Hundreds of jazz lovers will be headed to Oakhurst and picnicking at sunset again in April to enjoy some of the best jazz artists in the southeast. The Oakhurst Neighborhood Association announces another great season of free outdoor jazz concerts this spring, beginning Thursday, April 4.. Show More Summary
Even during an event as schedule-driven as SXSW seems to have become, Amanda Palmer found a way to make something inclusive happen in the broad margins: a 'ninja' gig, put together in a day with help from Twitter and the Blog-o-Sphere which brought together diverse musicians and a decidedly appreciative and mostly non-SXSW crowd. [ more › ]
After fifteen years of friendship and a romantic proposal at a Scottish castle, Laura and John tied the knot in May 2012. Surrounded by family and friends at The Solarium at Old Scottish Rite, their wedding was infused with sentimental details and Scottish charm—a tribute to Laura’s Scottish heritage. Show More Summary
by @griffinshot - Tim Griffin The Residents @ Scottish Rite - 1/31/2013 The Residents have been bringing their art to audiences for more than 40 years, and are currently on the aptly-named Wonder of the Weird Tour. That trek stopped...
This Friday at the Scottish Rite Theater, local 11-piece orchestral collective, East Cameron Folkcore will host a CD release party for their new full-length album For Sale. The band has been receiving local and national press leading up to the release including being ranked number eight on the Austin Chronicle’s ten best of 2012 [ more › ]
Local instrumentalists Balmorhea hosted a two-night affair at the Scottish Rite Theater, inviting friends Mother Falcon along for the ride. [ more › ]
Resurrection Fighting Alliance's (RFA) sixth mixed martial arts (MMA) event is in the books as last night (Jan. 18, 2013) the organization traveled to Kansas City, Mo., for RFA 6: "Krause vs. Imada 2," at the Scottish Rite Temple. The...Show More Summary
AXS TV will kick off its 2013 LIVE mixed martial arts coverage at 10pm ET this Friday night with "AXS TV Fights: Resurrection Fighting Alliance 6" from the Scottish Rite Temple in Kansas City, Missouri. The event is the first of more...Show More Summary
True to his DIY roots, Rollins bounded onto the Scottish Rite stage efficiently and with little fanfare Sunday night. Two and a half hours later, he was still there,his black T-shirt soaked through with sweat, smiling sheepishly as a sold-out crowd gave him a standing ovation. Show More Summary
April 1910. "Scottish Rite Cathedral, New Orleans." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Publishing Company. View full size.
Scottish Rite Temple One of the largest Masonic temples in the world, created at the height of the oil boom in ostentatious style With ornate rooms designed to meticulously replicate historic periods and decorations riddled with arcane symbols, the Scottish Rite Temple in Guthrie, Oklahoma, is one of the largest Masonic complexes in the world. Show More Summary
MID-WILSHIRE: A tipster sends in these interior shots of the Scottish Rite Masonic Temple, which had been for sale but appears not to be for sale anymore (we still don't know what's up--anyone?). The temple was designed by Millard.....
A 21-year-old community garden in the heart of Washington, D.C. was recently shut down indefinitely. The owner of the property, the Scottish Rite Masonic Temple, took the wildly unpopular action to clear the 1/4-acre space as a staging area for...