Mandela Day, Music Of South Africa &
KMUWMandela Day, Music Of South Africa & India, And Carlos Santana's 70th BirthdayKMUWGlobal Village marks the birthday of singer-songwriter Cat Stevens with his own music and covers of his songs from Bacao Rhythm & Steel and the String Cheese Incident. Also more for the July South African music feature – this time from contemporary ...
Posted on 17 July 2017 | 10:36 am
Celebrity birthdays for the week of July
WTOPCelebrity birthdays for the week of July 16-22 | WTOPWTOPHere are some celebrities celebrating a birthday this week.and more »
Posted on 15 July 2017 | 5:57 pm
Talk it out: What are the greatest albums of
cleveland.comTalk it out: What are the greatest albums of the 1970s?cleveland.comFans of Jethro Tull, Tom Petty, Boston, Queen, Peter Frampton, Yes, Cat Stevens and others cried follow that their favorite artists didn't make the cut. Maybe "Exile On Main Street" should have been No.1. Perhaps there were too many David Bowie albums.
Posted on 14 July 2017 | 5:54 am
What's The Dumbest Movie That Has Made You
DeadspinWhat's The Dumbest Movie That Has Made You Cry?Deadspin2 last weekend, prepared for what I already knew was an emotional wallop of an ending, but Cat Stevens songs are such tearjerkers I still couldn't resist. Even though poor Chris Pratt can't for his life make the line “It's a Ravager funeral!” sound ...
Posted on 13 July 2017 | 9:21 am
This week on Unorthodox, we talk Birthright,
Tablet MagazineThis week on Unorthodox, we talk Birthright, Hobby Lobby, and Jay-Z.Tablet MagazineOur gentile of the week is cat therapist Carole Wilbourn, who co-founded the first veterinary hospital exclusively for cats in 1973 and who has treated behavioral problems in more than 13,000 felines. She brings motorized cats that coo at us while she ...
Posted on 13 July 2017 | 5:00 am
Christchurch: Facing the future that's
It is new media dystopia. Cue Cat Stevens Just when you thought Workplace Relations Minister Michael Woodhouse's shambolic health and safety legislation could get no sillier, it got sillier. Could the Woodhouse shambles even mean that school playgrounds ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:37 am
Yo La Tengo’s Cover Song Philosophy
In 1990, Hoboken, N.J. based-band Yo La Tengo released an album of covers called “Fakebook,” where they played numbers from artists like Cat Stevens and Ray Davies as well as reworking material from their own catalog. Now 25 years later, instead of ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 2:51 am
These Broncos are candidates for the first
“The first cut is the deepest,” sang Cat Stevens (though most modern ears might be more familiar with the Rod Stewart or Sheryl Crow versions). And while the initial roster cuts that will take place on Tuesday, Sept. 1 are the smaller of the two cuts ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:20 am
Rebecca Morse: Those signs of ageing that
So it’s undeniable. I’m old. But in the words of the artist formerly known as Cat Stevens, I am old, but I’m happy. I have three beautiful, smart, independent and loving daughters. They do, however, fight more than the Coalition party room during a ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 4:59 pm
The rise of millennial Catholic artists –
Some of his earliest influences included folk singers like Bob Dylan, Simon and Garfunkle and Cat Stevens, which is reflected in his own acoustic, folky style.
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 4:13 pm