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Musician Biopics and the Film Industry

In the early 2000’s the film industry had a slight obsession with creating biopics about…

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The Seven Best Superbowl Halftime Show Performances

It wasn’t until 1991 that the NFL realized they could have a show within a…

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Library Book Sales and Vinyl LPs are Little Joys We All Need

I love library book sales. There’s nothing quite like strolling down rows of folding tables…

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Lana Del Rey Lyrics: Modern Day Poetry Masked as Pop Music

Lana Del Rey lyrics are emotional, evocative, and poetic. Elizabeth Grant, or Lana Del Rey,…

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Boise: A City Sparking Artistic Momentum in the West

A Boise art and music enthusiast shares why a stop in the Western city is…

Black Laughs Matter
Your Friday Nudge — Black Laughs Matter

Tune into virtual stand-up, Black Laughs Matter, and a happy hour with the San Francisco…

Black Wall Street
Hip-Hop Album and Documentary Honors the Legacy of Tulsa’s Black Wall Street

The 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre scorched the successful business district of Greenwood, known as Black…

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There are a Few Good Ways to Scratch That Live Music Itch

Canceled in-person concerts doesn’t mean we need to totally go without that live music magic…

Protest Songs
12 More Protest Songs That Inspired Change

Two weeks ago we published a list of 10 Protest Songs that certainly are beloved…

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Shane Doyle Uses Art to Redeem American History

For Shane Doyle, art and music are a tool to tell American history’s full story…