Arts

Presidential Portraits… including the latest.

Obama unveiled his official portrait at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery in Washington today…   George Washington, by Charles Willson Peale, 1776   Abraham Lincoln, by William F Cogswell, 1869   President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, by Elizabeth Shoumatoff, 1966   Harry S Truman, by Martha Greta Kempton, 1947   Dwight David Eisenhower, by Thomas Edgar … Continue reading

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CAST AND CREATIVE TEAM ANNOUNCED FOR ‘TROUBADOUR ‘

A WORLD PREMIERE MUSICAL BY JANECE SHAFFER WITH ORIGINAL MUSIC BY SUGARLAND’S KRISTIAN BUSH ANNOUNCING THE CAST – ANDREW BENATOR, SLYVIE DAVIDSON, RADNEY FOSTER, ROB LAWHON, BETHANY ANNE LIND, AND ZACH SEABAUGH TROUBADOUR OPENS AT THE ALLIANCE THEATRE IN ATLANTA, JANUARY 18 – FEBRUARY 12, 2017 Atlanta’s Tony Award® winning Alliance Theatre is pleased to … Continue reading

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The ‘Hell Or High Water’ Soundtrack: Just As Good As The Film

The Hell or High Water soundtrack (on Milan Records) is every bit as good as the film; it’s an integral part of the whole film’s achievement. The David Mackenzie-directed film, starring Jeff Bridges and Chris Pine, features a score from Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, plus songs by such powerful artists as Waylon Jennings, Townes Van Zandt and … Continue reading

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Tower Records Documentary (‘All Things Must Pass’) Out On DVD September 13th

Established in 1960, Tower Records was once a retail powerhouse with 200 stores, in 30 countries, on five continents. From humble beginnings in a small-town drugstore, Tower Records eventually became the heart and soul of the music world, and a powerful force in the music industry. In 1999, Tower Records made an astounding $1 billion. … Continue reading