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REVIEW: Little Lawnmowers’ Cover of Nick Drake’s ‘Road’

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West Virginia’s bossa-nova-folk hybrid act Little Lawnmowers released an impassioned, unconventional cover of cult British singer-songwriter Nick Drake’s “Road” on Saturday, February 29, just in time for the 48th anniversary of the release of the beloved album that features the original track, Pink Moon.  Jonathan Hawkins (the vocalist, guitarist, and suitcase-drummer who performs as Little… Read More

David L. Harris featured

David L. Harris to Bring Musical Honesty and Expression to Stuart’s Feb. 27

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On Thursday, February 27 at 7 p.m., acclaimed New Orleans-based trombonist, composer, actor, clinician and Antoine Courtois performing artist David L. Harris will perform at Stuart’s Opera House as a part of their Other Voices Program. The program features community gatherings brought together by live music, daytime workshops for regional public school students, and potluck… Read More

First Deafblind Graduate of Harvard Law School Haben Girma in Athens Feb. 20

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As a part of the second annual weeklong Accessible OHIO event, advocate, author, public speaker, and the first deafblind graduate of Harvard Law School, Haben Girma, Esq., will present a keynote speech on Thursday, February 20 at 6:30 p.m. in the Walter Rotunda on Ohio University’s Athens campus. Girma stopped practicing as a disability rights… Read More

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Nelsonville Music Festival 2020 WOUB Interviews: Ezra Furman

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It’s Valentine’s Day, and I have an afternoon interview scheduled with Ezra Furman, a recently announced addition to the 2020 Nelsonville Music Festival. Furman performed at the festival back in 2015, and she’s coming back this year after having released the soundtrack for Netflix’s hit series Sex Education just a few weeks before our conversation,… Read More