Sun Ra

Type: Person
Name: Sun Ra
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

UTOPIAfest Announces Daily Lineups

UTOPIAfest at night ( via Festpop )The eccentric and one of a kind UTOPIAfest has announced the daily lineups for their 2014 festival. Featuring Austin’s Golden Dawn Arkestra , the big band vibes directly from the cosmic big band sounds of jazz innovator ... [Published San Antonio Current - Aug 21 2014]
Entities: Dan Deacon, Austin, Sun Ra
First reported Aug 19 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

The USA Way

Soho Grand New YorkHeartbeats of SoHo remind us of our home away from home. Nothing beats the cosiness of a GrandLife hotel – downtown grunge in boutique comfort where the room service never sleeps. Afternoon rendezvous at Gilligan’s bar. Running late? ... [Published Rush Magazine - Aug 19 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Monthly Gig Guide: Picks for August

For the sixth in our monthly series , Hey! Manchester brings you the picks of the best live gigs Manchester has to offer.Sing Our Songs for GazaFeaturing the cream of Manchester’s grassroots music community, this recently announced event is a real treat ... [Published CreativeTourist.com - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Thurston Moore plans NTS Live takeover, reveals Sun Ra tribute tape

Middle age riot.Sonic Youth’s Thurston Moore has flickered back into the public eye recently, following 2011′s messy breakup from his longtime wife and bandmate Kim Gordon and a subsequent move to London. Just this week we announced that he’d be forming ... [Published Fact Magazine - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Party With A View At The Orbit

Partying heads east to The Orbit on Friday nights.The majority of London’s main attractions have hosted late night events at one point or another, so it was only a matter of time before the new kid on the block joined in, putting its own stamp on the ... [Published Londonist - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Cropped Out Music Festival Returns

In its fifth year, Cropped Out Music Festival at American Turner’s Club on River Road has been showcasing artists that have been “cropped out” of the mainstream and the sometimes even out of indie.Underground and experimental is the name of the game. ... [Published Louisville.com - Jul 31 2014]
Entities: Sun Ra, Anwar Sadat
First reported Jul 31 2014 - Updated Jul 31 2014 - 1 reports

Oneida to close U.S. tour on Saturday in Erie

Hearing that Oneida, the influential post-rock outfit from Brooklyn, will conclude their North American tour at the Beer Mug is like opening a menu at your local, greasy-spoon dinor to find that Gordon Ramsay took over the kitchen for the evening.How ... [Published Erie Times-News - Jul 31 2014]
First reported Jul 30 2014 - Updated Jul 30 2014 - 2 reports

Tonight in Music: Beyonce and Jay, Plus Yonoton Gat, Corey J. Brewer and Stale Birth!

HIPHOP'S POWER COUPLE REIGN OVER SAFECO [embedded content]( Safeco Field ) Thirteen years ago, you could glimpse Destiny's Child in the "H to the Izzo" video, Bey texting Hov "smiley faces after all of her phrases" in "Change Clothes." The "new Bonnie ... [Published Stranger - Jul 30 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

5 things to do this weekend in Shreveport

You don’t have to look far to find something fun to do in Shreveport-Bossier this weekend. Here’s your forecast of things to do.Parking Lot PicnicJoin CenturyLink Center and area food vendors for Bossier City’s first ever food truck rally 10 a.m. to 2 ... [Published Shreveport Times - Jul 25 2014]
Entities: Tony Bennett, Sun Ra, Coffee
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

MCR Jazz Fest: Funeral Band To Take On Club Classics

NEW Orleans funeral marching bands; traditional processions with ceremonious horns and big bellowing drums to celebrate a person's life -noisily.You’re likely to recognise Jazz maestro Louis Armstrong’s When The Saints Go Marching In , yet perhaps not ... [Published Manchester Confidential - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Full Lecture and Reading List From Sun Ra’s 1971 UC Berkeley Course, “The Black Man in the Cosmos”

http://blog.sensitiveskinmagazine.com/wp-content/audio/Ra-Sun_Berkeley-Lecture_1971.mp3A pioneer of “ Afrofuturism ,” bandleader Sun Ra emerged from a traditional swing scene in Alabama, touring the country in his teens as a member of his high school ... [Published Open Culture - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 18 2014 - Updated Jul 18 2014 - 1 reports

In Culture News: Blindfold Gallery to Close, Sun Ra Rises Again, and Local Filmmakers Earn Praise

Blindfold Gallery to Close at the End of This Year : One of the bright spots of Capitol Hill's fragile art scene is closing in December after a 2 1/2-year run. Blindfold Gallery first opened on the ground floor of the painting studio shared by Laura Hamje ... [Published Stranger - Jul 18 2014]

More Content

All (49) | News (40) | Reports (0) | Blogs (9) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Chicago Fall Events 2014 You Won't Want to Miss [Published Luxury Travel Magazines - 9 hours ago]
UTOPIAfest Announces Daily Lineups [Published San Antonio Current - Aug 21 2014]
The USA Way [Published Rush Magazine - Aug 19 2014]
Watch fan footage of The Thurston Moore Band’s ... [Published Fact Magazine - Aug 17 2014]
The Week in Birmingham History: Rickwood Field ... [Published al.com - Aug 17 2014]
No easy stroll to freedom for SA poetry's restl... [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Aug 15 2014]
South Side Big Band brings jazz back to its hom... [Published Voices - Aug 07 2014]
Finding a True Name in a Post-Genre World [Published NewMusicBox - Aug 07 2014]
Monthly Gig Guide: Picks for August [Published CreativeTourist.com - Aug 07 2014]
Thurston Moore plans NTS Live takeover, reveals... [Published Fact Magazine - Aug 07 2014]
Party With A View At The Orbit [Published Londonist - Aug 07 2014]
More Hot Fun in the Summertime 2014 [Published Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder - Aug 07 2014]
Pan African Film Fest 2014 brings 'Belle' to th... [Published Creative Loafing - Aug 06 2014]
Antoine Builds on a Sound Education [Published Radio World Newspaper - Aug 01 2014]
Dave Richards: George Burton jazzed about fest ... [Published Erie Times-News - Aug 01 2014]
The Last Transmission Pits the Heliocentrics wi... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Jul 31 2014]
Dunked in the Funk: George Clinton’s biograper ... [Published Fact Magazine - Jul 31 2014]
Cropped Out Music Festival Returns [Published Louisville.com - Jul 31 2014]
Shabazz Palaces creates an artful, unique sound... [Published Michigan Daily - Jul 31 2014]
Oneida to close U.S. tour on Saturday in Erie [Published Erie Times-News - Jul 31 2014]
Tonight in Music: Beyonce and Jay, Plus Yonoton... [Published Stranger - Jul 30 2014]
Tonight in Music: Beyonce and Jay, Plus Yonoton... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Jul 30 2014]
The Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco Pre... [Published AsianWeek.com - Jul 30 2014]
Hypnotic Brass on tour, clan-dad Cohran in Chicago [Published Arts Journal - Jul 27 2014]
5 things to do this weekend in Shreveport [Published Shreveport Times - Jul 25 2014]
MCR Jazz Fest: Funeral Band To Take On Club Cla... [Published Manchester Confidential - Jul 24 2014]
Will Chicago's most daring and virtuosic jazz s... [Published Chicago Reader - Jul 23 2014]
Full Lecture and Reading List From Sun Ra’s 197... [Published Open Culture - Jul 21 2014]
The Vortex Beyond: Man or Astro-Man? [Published Alibi - Jul 18 2014]
NRBQ's enduring musical stew [Published Milford Daily News - Jul 18 2014]
1 2
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
The Last Transmission Pits the Heliocentrics wi... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Jul 31 2014]
Now-Again Records The Heliocentrics are one of the most interesting groups currently drawing inspiration from the shadowy world of library music , a realm in which elite, versatile studio musicians cut tracks to spec for TV, film, ads, and radio ...
Tonight in Music: Beyonce and Jay, Plus Yonoton... [Published The Stranger, Seattle's Only Newspaper - Jul 30 2014]
HIPHOP'S POWER COUPLE REIGN OVER SAFECO ( Safeco Field ) Thirteen years ago, you could glimpse Destiny's Child in the "H to the Izzo" video, Bey texting Hov "smiley faces after all of her phrases" in "Change Clothes." The "new Bonnie and Clyde" ...
Happy 100th to Sun Ra [Published Lawyers, Guns & Money - May 22 2014]
The Ra arrived on Earth 100 years ago today . One of the most inventive and amazing people in the history of American music, Sun Ra managed to balance experimental noise with a band that still swung. In a sense he was on his own trajectory, not only ...
the birth of Sun Ra [Published 3quarksdaily - May 06 2014]
Stefany Anne Golberg at The Smart Set: The birth of Herman Poole Blount on May 22, 1914 was, for him, the least significant of all his births. Blount begat Bhlount and Bhlount begat Ra and Herman begat Sonny and Sonny begat Sun. Sun Ra left Alabama ...
Reverberance, Reverence, Deliverance: Echoing t... [Published 3quarksdaily - Apr 14 2014]
by Gautam Pemmaraju Save locus voci resonat conclusus (How sweetly the enclosed space responds to the voice) —Horace, Satires I, iv, 76 (quoted in Doyle, P, Echo and Reverb: Fabricating Space in Popular Music Recording, 1900 – 1960; 2005) The ...
1 2
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.