Monthly Archives: August 2014

In Times of Horror – Single – Praxis is one of producer Bill Laswell’s many projects, featuring guitarist Buckethead, Bootsy Collins, Bernie Worrell, AF Next Man Flip (turntable) and Brain (drums) Transmutation (Mutatis Mutandis) appeared on Axiom Records in 1993, followed a year later by Sacrifist. Warsawa, featuring… Full Bio

Pearl Jam Guitarist Among Dave Matthews Band Guests At Gorge – The Dave Matthews Band continued a three-night stand at The Gorge in Quincy, WA on Saturday; where last night they welcomed a number of guests to share the stage with them at various points of the show as part of their lone DMB Caravan multi-band festival of 2014. 2014-08-30 – #DaveMatthewsBand @ #TheGorge performs “Spoon” w/ Mike McCready+Brandi Carlile – Pic via @WakefieldinSD — Johnny G (@EvoMommaSon) August 31, 2014 Pearl Jam guitarist Mike McCready and folk-rocker Brandi Carlilie both sat in on the tour debut of “Spoon” in the middle of the second set.

Code for Germany Launched! – In July 2014, the Open Knowledge Foundation Germany launched Code for Germany! We presented the project to the media, to our international partners, to friends, city representatives and to members of our Advisory Board in advance of the OK Festival in Berlin. It was a pleasure for us to welcome partners, supporters, and members of the program on stage. Among them were Lynn Fine from Code for America, Gabriella Goméz-Mont from the Laboratorio para la Ciudad, Prof.

Global Conversations With: Dhairya Pujara, Founder of the Ycenter – Related Gabrielle Lantieri, for GPA — When Dhairya Pujara graduated from Drexel University with a Master’s of Science in Biomedical Engineering, he could not foresee the path he would ultimately take. It led him to Africa and eventually, back to Philadelphia. He was inspired by his experiences in school, abroad and his native India to form the Ycenter, a non-formal learning program that seeks to inspire fundamental changes to quality of life abroad.

FringeArts features Kim Coles – – The kooky and creative Kim Coles, formerly of “In Living Color” and “Living Single,” will present the Philadelphia premiere of her acclaimed one-woman show “Oh But Wait, There’s More!” during the 2014 Fringe Festival, taking place Sept. 5-21 at FringeArts’ new waterfront headquarters, and at unique venues throughout the city. Now a fixture on Philadelphia’s thriving arts and culture landscape, the 2014 Fringe Festival, presented by FringeArts, is an eclectic artistic showcase featuring music, dance, poetry, performance art, juggling, pantomime and everything in between.

FringeArts presents White Rabbit Red Rabbit – – – – – September 6th – 13th No rehearsals. No director. No set. A new actor for each performance. On stage in a sealed envelope the script awaits as the audience arrives. An actor, who has never read the script, steps on stage and opens the envelope. Now, the audience seated, the actor performs the script for the first—and last—time.

FringeArts’ La Peg puts food and offbeat fun in the spotlight – – – – Posted: August 29, 2014 PETER WOOLSEY should be thankful that acting chops were not a prerequisite when FringeArts came looking for a food guy to run the new restaurant inside its Delaware River headquarters. Aside from appearing in a ninth-grade production of the musical “Gypsy,” he doesn’t have much experience as a thespian. But that hasn’t stopped the chef/owner of Bistrot La Minette from buying into the unexpected parfait of food, drink, culture and entertainment behind La Peg, offering Philly’s art and food communities something they’ve never seen before.