The Paris-based Polish harpsichordist Elisabeth Chojnacka has died, aged 78. After graduation from the Chopin academy in 1962, she moved to Paris where she established a niche at the heart of the modernist movement. More than 80 composers wrote for her instrument, among them Ligeti, Xenakis, Nyman and Gorecki. She was phenomenal.
Ireland is known for its haunted castles and creepy locations. The countryside there crawls with legends and folklore and tales of dark spirits. We leave for Ireland next week and I can't wait to explore as many of Ireland's haunted nooks and crannies as possible.Every expedition requires a base camp. Show More Summary
Expanding its international offerings, Netflix has set its first original series from Turkey. The untitled 10-episode action drama weaves together Ottoman and Turkish legend and history and is expected to launch in 2018. The story focuses on a young man who discovers he has special powers. Show More Summary
In the latest Comic Book Legends Revealed, discover the amazing crime committed by an early writer for Timely Comics' publisher, Martin Goodman! The post Comic Legends: Did a Comic Writer Defraud a Bunch of Famous Writers? appeared first on CBR.
Currently on his ‘Starboy: Legend of the Fall’ Tour, The Weeknd performed for two nights in a row in his hometown of Toronto this weekend. Fellow 6 man Drake joined him on stage both nights for surprise performances. That about sums it up… A post shared by champagnepapi (@champagnepapi) on May 27, 2017 at 10:17pm […]
BBC Sport looks back to 2006 when John Terry briefly went in goal for Chelsea against Reading after both the Blues' goalkeepers were injured.
Convicts in Australia hijacked the British ship the Cyprus in 1829. When they were eventually captured, William Swallow, leader of the pirates, and some of his men were put on trial. They gave an account of sailing to Japan in 1830, but no one believed them. Show More Summary
Jesse Kornbluth helps you remember the legend of Bob Dylan. The post Bob Dylan is 76. What Do You Recall? (I Remember Something You Forgot). appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Donald Trump’s handshake is the stuff of legend—but not necessarily the good kind. In fact, as observed throughout the president’s first trip abroad (as well as his prior meetings with heads of state), Trump’s handshake—unlike his policies—has resonated with one clear message across the globe: As...
All-time great One of the all-time greats, the original Ronaldo was so good that he was nicknamed the Phenomenon. A World Cup winner with Brazil, he played for some of the most prestigious clubs in Europe. However, despite also playing for the likes of Barcelona and both Milan sides, he’s most commonly associated with Real […]
Gregg Allman developed his love of music young and passed it along to his children, with four of the rock legend’s five kids following his footsteps into the music industry and carrying on his legacy. Allman passed away in his Savannah, Georgia, home on Saturday after a bout with liver cancer. Show More Summary
BBC Sport looks at Francesco Totti's career landmarks and what legends of the game had to say about the Italian, who has played his last game for Roma.
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World class Chelsea boss Antonio Conte knows Roma legend Francesco Totti well, and has spoken about how much he loves the player – and how good he is. The striker is of course hanging up his boots for Roma today, and Conte has spoken about what comes next for a player when they have to […]
The Legend of Zelda Gold Cartridge Throw looks just like the gold Legend of Zelda cartridge from back in the day. It’s cold to go alone, take this. This cartridge/blanket will keep you warm. It is made from 100% polyester and measures approximately 48-inches x [...]
While the debate on whether LeBron James has passed Michael Jordan continues to become a topic every day, there’s another NBA legend that sees a bunch of stars inside LeBron already. “He’s a mixture of Michael, Shaq, and Magic,” O’Neal told Cleveland.com’s Joe Vardon. “Shaq, because he’s bigger and stronger than everybody. Michael, because he can score […]
On Saturday afternoon it was sadly announced that Gregg Allman, a true southern rock legend, had died at the age of 69 due to complications from liver cancer. “Gregg struggled with many health issues over the past several years,” a statement on his website explained. “During that time, Gregg considered ... More »
The music world has lost a legend. On Saturday, May 27, Gregg Allman died peacefully at his home in Georgia. While a cause of death has not yet been established, reaction to this unexpected passing has poured in from the music industry and beyond. Here's a look at what various celebrities have said/written in response to Allman's death: 1. Show More Summary
In the latest Comic Book Legends Revealed, find out about the crossover that Joss Whedon tried to get Marvel and WIldstorm to do! The post Comic Legends: Was There Nearly a Captain America/Jenny Sparks X-Over? appeared first on CBR.
The racing legend let loose and finished third at the annual Anderson Speedway race.