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By GENE STOUT Seattle singer-songwriter Dave Ellis and his group, the Hopeless Sinners, join The Halyards for a double header of local bands with strong pedigrees. The show is Saturday, Feb. 15, at The Royal Room, with Ellis and the Hopeless Sinners opening at 9 p.m. Ellis plays songs from his current CD, “Everything in […]
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By MIKEL TOOMBS Seattleites know that there’s much more to Argentina than the new pope. Notably, the Seattle Symphony Orchestra rang out 2012 with a program that paired Beethoven’s Ninth with “The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires,” written in the years 1965-70 by tango legend Astor Piazzolla. (The dancers were from Cirque de Soleil, another […]
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By MIKEL TOOMBS “My last album before this one, ‘Sabani,’ was a really happy album. Times were good in Mali,” Leni Stern explained in a November press release for her current album, “Smoke, No Fire,” which was partly conceived (with the help of singer and griot Ami Sacko) and recorded in the capital of the […]
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