Longmont-area events for Monday, Oct. 16,
Longmont-area events for Monday, Oct. 16, 2017Longmont Times-Call... and folk blues based on the styles from the 1920s and 1930s. This is the old American blues music that inspired Taj Mahal, Bonnie Raitt and Ry Cooder, 2:30 p.m., Friday, Longmont Museum, 400 Quail Road, Longmont, $10. Visit longmontmuseum.org.
Posted on 16 October 2017 | 12:06 am
Harry Dean Stanton is superb in Paris Texas,
Harry Dean Stanton is superb in Paris Texas, screening in WhanganuiNew Zealand HeraldDirected by German film maker Ernst Wilhelm "Wim" Wenders, the screenplay was written by L.M. Kit Carson and playwright Sam Shepard, while the musical score was composed by Ry Cooder. "Paris Texas follows the mysterious, nearly mute drifter Travis (a ...
Posted on 13 October 2017 | 6:28 pm
The Mavericks, singer Raul Malo trek to Cuba
Los Angeles TimesThe Mavericks, singer Raul Malo trek to Cuba for 'Great Performances: Havana Time Machine'Los Angeles Times... provides an excellent glimpse of the country's seductive rhythms, the uniquely empathetic interplay among musicians and the extraordinary voices of singers including Eliades Ochoa — of Ry Cooder's vaunted Buena Vista Social Club project two ...and more »
Posted on 6 October 2017 | 1:12 pm
Ry Cooder's Finest - Stereophile Magazine
Stereophile MagazineRy Cooder's FinestStereophile MagazineI'm not sure if Ry Cooder, guitarist extraordinaire, ever made a bad record but I damn sure know that Paradise and Lunch will forever be his brightest classic. For the first time since it was released in 1974 and repressed in 1976, the album has been ...
Posted on 6 October 2017 | 8:25 am
“Buena Vista Social Club” - Baltimore
Baltimore City Paper“Buena Vista Social Club”Baltimore City PaperTwo decades ago, Nick Gold and Ry Cooder went to Havana and coaxed legends from retirement. Ruben Gonzalez no longer owned a piano, Ibrahim Ferrer was shining shoes, Compay Segundo was 89 years old. Guitarist Eliades Ochoa and singer Omara ...
Posted on 4 October 2017 | 12:03 am
Kacey Musgraves added to summer's Music
Country star Kacey Musgraves is one of several new acts added to this summer's Music in the Zoo series at the Minnesota Zoo.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:11 pm
Blues artist Taj Mahal to play Hartford
Grammy Award-winning blues artist Henry Saint Clair Fredericks, known widely by his stage name, Taj Mahal, is planning to perform some of the hit songs from his 50-year music career on Friday at the Infinity Music Hall in Hartford.
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 5:29 am
Country Love Songs
A chance encounter with George Jones turned young Sam Morgan into Sam Outlaw, country musician. Sam has a love for the traditional sound, but rather than head to Nashvillle, he's carving a career in Los Angeles. His latest release 'Angeleno' is produced by Ry Cooder and includes a stellar cast of musicians. He's currently touring Australia with Justin Townes Earle and he drops in for a chat and ...
Posted on 14 April 2015 | 12:12 am
Musgraves, McMorrow added to MN Zoo music
Salt-n-Pepa gig moved to July 8 at the zoo.
Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:48 pm
Matthew E. White, a roots-soul paradox
At Rock & Roll Hotel, it was hard to tell if the singer if the singer was putting on a front or if he truly meant it
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 4:22 pm
Joe Smith Receives a Star on the Hollywood
noting Ry Cooder and Randy Newman were her two favorite artists. “The phone calls went out to Cooder and Randy,” Smith says. “ ‘Get your ass in here at 2 o’clock. I want you in here when she arrives.’ That’s what happened, and we had a great run.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:10 am
Blues legend to perform at The State Theatre
After graduating, Mahal moved to Los Angeles and formed Rising Sons along with blues musician Ry Cooder. Mahal recorded dozens of albums since then and picked up two Best Contemporary Blues Album Grammy Awards and has been nominated nine times. In ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:56 am
Bringing back the sounds of old Cuba
When American guitarist Ry Cooder and British producer Nick Gold rendezvoused in Cuba in April 1996 to record some of the aging masters of the island’s “son” music, they turned to Juan de Marcos Gonzalez, the bandleader of the Havana band Sierra Maestra.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:33 am
Johnny Depp the new face of Dior men's
Depp will star in a short film to mark the Sauvage launch. Directed by Jean-Baptiste Mondino with original soundtrack by Ry Cooder, the film features Depp playing a drifter disenchanted with big city life saying, "I have to get out of here.
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 9:31 am
Preview: Buena Vista Social Club
But when Ry Cooder and others brought the Cuban musicians together, they produced a sound that was able to transport listeners through time and space to Havana of the 1940s and '50s. Since their 1997 Grammy-winning album and the movie about the original ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 12:57 am
Tweet-size iPhone X review will have you
One of the first iPhone X reviews is in - only it's not from a news source most Apple fans will recognize. Official reviews of the iPhone X will be released by news outlets later this week, but one lucky ex-Apple employee named Ryan Jones is gushing about the device a little earl …
Posted on 23 October 2017 | 3:11 pm
Harassment in Congress? Hirono: I Imagine...
Sen. Mazie Hirono (D-Hawaii) joins MTP Daily to discuss if we have made progress on sexual assault and what more needs to be done.
Posted on 23 October 2017 | 2:57 pm
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Rep: Trump is Transparent on Military...
Rep. Francis Rooney (R-Fla.) joins MTP Daily to discuss the Trump Administration’s handling of the fallout with Sgt. Johnson’s grieving widow.
Posted on 23 October 2017 | 2:41 pm
Resolved Question: Ry Cooder. "At the
Ry cooder, "dark end of the street"?
Someone said to me, "if you want to know the meaning of GORGEOUS listen to this song." How is rhis a good thing? And what does he mean by saying that? I don't get it....
Posted on 10 April 2013 | 5:48 pm
Resolved Question: Who is a more versatile
This came up in a conversation. In your opinion
I say Derek
Posted on 22 December 2012 | 3:09 am
Resolved Question: Is feelin bad blues by ry
Posted on 21 October 2011 | 2:55 am
Resolved Question: Girls from texas
do you know of this song being performed by anyone other than ry cooder .im sure i heard a more motown version but can not find it anywhere .
thx do u have a link to it as can2t finfd it anywhere.
thx very much
Posted on 26 February 2011 | 6:15 pm
Resolved Question: Hi guys. I'm looking for
Really struggling here. I've been looking for slow dobro albums, but no success either. Any idea about the genre also?
Posted on 6 November 2010 | 12:34 am