Music Reviews: Hank Williams – ‘Pictures from Life’s Other Side’ Plus Mick Kolassa and Letitia VanSant

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Jeff Burger

Hank Williams's so-called "Mother's Best" recordings offer essential music. Plus, fine releases from Mick Kolassa and Letitia VanSant.

Exclusive Interview: GRAMMY-Nominated Composer Zhou Tian on U.S. Premiere at Lunar New Year Concert

Chinese-American composer Zhou Tian spoke with us about internationalism and his career in advance of a Lunar New Year concert…

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Exclusive Interview: Pianist Haochen Zhang on NYC Lunar New Year Concert and ‘Rhapsody in Blue’

The Cliburn Award-winning Chinese-American pianist will perform George Gershwin's 'Rhapsody in Blue' at Lincoln Center's Lunar New Year concert on…

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Visiting the Charles Dickens Museum in London

As you visit Dickens' home, you're more likely to find yourself in a festive mood rather than in a "Bah,…

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Music Review: Dave Soldier – ‘Zajal’

On his brilliant new album the keyboardist and guitarist has set thousand-year-old poems in Hebrew, Arabic and the other languages…

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Film Review: ‘The Eclipse’ Starring Ciarán Hinds

'The Eclipse' is a 2009 collaboration between actor Ciarán Hinds and writer-director Conor McPherson, who are still forces to be…

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Card Game Review: ‘Astronomy Fluxx’ from Looney Labs

While other educational Fluxx games showed how numbers and materials can work together, Astronomy Fluxx visits the cosmos to show…

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Music Reviews: Honeycombs – ‘Have I the Right: The Complete 60s Albums & Singles’, Plus Wild Rabbit Salad, Lil Smokies, Bobby Hatfield

A three-CD anthology showcases the Honeycombs, a British Invasion group. Plus, Wild Rabbit Salad, the Lil Smokies, and previously unheard…

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TV Review: ‘Lost in Space’ (Season Two) – Battle of the Bots

The long awaited second season of Netflix’s 'Lost in Space' is now available for viewing and it was worth the…

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Exclusive Interview: Danish Cellist Jakob Kullberg

The award-winning cellist performs music by Nordic composers, including his longtime mentor and collaborator Per Nørgård, at National Sawdust Feb.…

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