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2014-10-21 12:30:00

ORIGINAL SOUNDTRACK WITH EVERGREEN SONGS AND NEW HITS BY JEFFERSON AIRPLANE, THE NATIONAL, BOB DYLAN AND MORE NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sony Classical is delighted to announce the release of songs from the original motion-picture soundtrack and the original score by Theodore Shapiro from the upcoming movie St. Vincent available digitally on October 21 and on CD on October 27. A comedy drama, St. Vincent opens nationwide on October 24 and stars Academy Award® nominees Bill...

2014-09-29 12:25:58

Acclaimed "Kraft Hockeyville" Competition Coming to U.S., Prizes Include $150,000 in Arena Upgrades, Chance to Host NHL® Preseason Game in Hometown Arena NORTHFIELD, Ill., Sept. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Kraft will celebrate the passion and unity of hockey communities like never before with the launch of Kraft Hockeyville 2015 on both sides of the border. For the first time, the award-winning program in Canada is expanding to help build better communities in the United States as...

2014-09-24 23:02:30

Last week, Mediaplanet revealed its most recent cross platform campaign all about Home Improvement and Safety, with the help of key partners such as the National Safety Council and CSA Group. One of the key elements of the live campaign is home safety and preparedness, especially since September is National Preparedness Month. Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) September 24, 2014 “Home Improvement” is a live site that answers all of your home improvement, safety, remodeling, buying and selling...

2014-05-25 08:20:39

TORONTO, May 25, 2014 /CNW/ - The broadcasting world has lost a giant and the CBC has lost one of its most esteemed and admired colleagues. Knowlton Nash passed away last night at the age of 86. He was a pioneer in the industry who inspired a generation of journalists to aspire to the high standards he set for himself. CBC's Chief Correspondent Peter Mansbridge followed in Nash's footsteps, assuming the anchor role for The National back in 1992. "Knowlton was unquestionably a...

2014-03-11 08:23:44

ACROSS THE SPECTRUM FROM CEELO TO THE NSO VIENNA, Va., March 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts announces the first set of performances for its highly anticipated 2014 Summer Season. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140311/DC80506LOGO-a -- Lionel Richie and CeeLo Green make their Wolf Trap debut for a two-night stand of blockbuster "All the Hits All Night Long" tour -- Classical highlights include the National Symphony...

2014-03-04 16:24:52

Unprecedented coverage includes more than 90 hours of fully accessible TV broadcasts and more than 250 hours of digital streaming across all CPC Broadcast Consortium platforms CBC/Radio-Canada's coverage will also be available as video-on-demand content via TELUS Optik TV, Rogers and the Canadian Paralympic Team Mobile App Tweet this release: http://ow.ly/ucavq TORONTO, March 4, 2014 /CNW/ - The Sochi 2014 Paralympic Winter Games begin Friday, March 7 and CBC is Canada's...

2014-01-08 08:25:07

2014 Also Marks National Museum of American History's 50th Anniversary and Centennial of Its First Ladies Exhibition WASHINGTON, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History will commemorate several major milestones in 2014: the 200th anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner, the country's most famous flag, and the moment when it signified the survival of the young nation in 1814; the centennial of the First Ladies exhibition at the...

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. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Theatre opened its doors in 1963 with Laurence Olivier as its first director. Eight hundred productions later, the venerable institution celebrates its 50th anniversary with a starry cast of theatrical legends to applaud the remarkable people and plays that have made the NT one of the...


Word of the Day
conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin