‘What’s the best music year of all time?’ is a question I’ve found myself returning to again and again over the years, discussing it animatedly with mates over many a pint and pondering it with headphones on during rainy weekend afternoons. Obviously we’re talking about album releases here, which straight
Salute to a Country Songwriter | Jeremy Beer
One morning, when I was six or seven years old, my mother told me that she would be substituting for my regular teacher at school that day. My heart sank. Mom was alright, but I sure didn’t want her hanging around my school!
Later that day, my mood brightened
Kentucky native Tom T. Hall, country singer nicknamed ‘The Storyteller,’ dies at 85
Tom T. Hall, the singer-songwriter who composed “Harper Valley P.T.A.” and sang about life’s simple joys as country music’s consummate blue collar bard, has died. He was 85.His son, Dean Hall, confirmed the musician’s death on Friday at his home in Franklin, Tennessee. Known as “The Storyteller” for his unadorned … Read more
Musicians take stage at Romanian classical music festival despite pandemic
BUCHAREST, Aug 27 (Reuters) – World-renowned orchestras return to Romanian capital Bucharest from Saturday for its George Enescu Festival, one of Europe’s biggest classical music events, with organizers urging concert-goers to respect rules as COVID cases rise.
The 25th biennial festival will feature 3,500 artists from 32 orchestras, including the
Do you need a box spring? When to skip it, box spring alternatives and more
Designed to support a mattress, a box spring consists of a wood frame filled with either springs or a metal grid. The box spring is encased in fabric and placed beneath the mattress on a bed frame. Some also have supportive slats on the bottom. They’re made to