Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Tag: concert

Mahlasela sings messages of reconciliation

“Say Africa!” shouted Vusi Sidney Mahlasela Ka Zwane. “Say Africa!” the crowd shouted back. With each shout, Mahlasela’s smile grew. This monologue repeated itself a few times...

Brandi Carlile, Michael Franti to headline Salmonfest 2018

Folk rock singer Brandi Carlile and hip-hop singer/rapper Michael Franti and Spearhead will headline Salmonfest 2018, Alaska’s biggest festival weekend, with over 60 bands...

Socks in the Frying Pan inspires young musicians

A multi-colored sock, featuring a three-eyed blue monster, dangled off the scroll of Fiachra Hayes’s fiddle, as the renowned Irish band Socks in the...

Sloughgrass reunites after 17 years

Banjo tones moved rapidly near the microphone, eventually giving way to the mandolin in a seamless transition, like tides moving effortlessly in and out. Four...

Search for a new piano leads to Portland

I grew up in a house full of piano music and pianos. At one time, we had four in the house. My mom taught at least...

Letter to the Editor: Thank you to music concert supporters

Thank you to the school’s music director Chelsea Corrao, superintendent Mr. Alex Russin, the Cordova school board, Jr./Sr. principal Mrs. Kate Williams, Mt. Eccles...

Former presidents call for unity at hurricane aid concert

AUSTIN, Texas — The five living former presidents put aside politics and appeared together for the first time since 2013 at a concert on...

In Vegas, Pence praises US resolve to find hope after horror

LAS VEGAS — Vice President Mike Pence praised the heroic response by police and the resolve of the American people at a prayer service...