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2014-03-05 12:24:56

Star-studded documentary features rare footage not seen in decades NEW YORK, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Great Performances presents a look at the British invasion

2014-02-24 16:23:32

The three music legends join forces as an all-star supergroup NEW YORK, Feb.

2014-02-07 08:22:32

SUPER GROUP COMPRISED OF DONALD FAGEN, MICHAEL MCDONALD AND BOZ SCAGGS CAPTURED FOR PBS' "GREAT PERFORMANCES" AIRING IN MARCH SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb.

2014-01-30 12:26:39

Pavel Smelkov conducts the first Met revival of Kentridge's acclaimed 2010 staging NEW YORK, Jan.

2014-01-21 08:28:14

A veritable Who's Who of the music scene includes Eric Clapton, Stevie Wonder, Neil Young, Kris Kristofferson, Tom Petty, Tracy Chapman, George Harrison and others NEW YORK,

2014-01-20 12:21:55

Songs from Martin's "The Crow" and "Rare Bird Alert" as well as his Grammy -nominated collaboration with Edie Brickell "Love Has Come For You" Filmed at the Historic Fox Theater in Riverside,

2014-01-07 12:26:30

Maggie Smith, Ralph Fiennes, Judi Dench, Benedict Cumberbatch, Derek Jacobi, Helen Mirren, Michael Gambon, Penelope Wilton and many more NEW YORK, Jan.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.