SA music industry economics unviled in report
Music Industry

SA music industry economics unviled in report

By the end of the 2020 financial year, the South African music industry is estimated to have been worth over R2 billion. This is according to a report compiled by Sounds of the South (SOTS). The inaugural report looks to set a standard for a continued discussion on the industry’s economics, which should be done […]

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Decades Before ‘The Rings of Power,’ the 1978 Animated ‘Lord of the Rings’ Showed the Potential of Tolkien’s Power
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Decades Before ‘The Rings of Power,’ the 1978 Animated ‘Lord of the Rings’ Showed the Potential of Tolkien’s Power

A few weeks ago, Amazon unveiled its expensive, ambitious new series The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power. It’s been 19 years since The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King grossed over a billion dollars, going on to win 11 Academy Awards, including Best Picture. It’s been 10 years since […]

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Hispanic international students seek home away from home at Elon University
Music Instruction

Hispanic international students seek home away from home at Elon University

Manuela Cornick Fernández knew what she wanted to do for a living when she was 9 years old. Growing up in Costa Rica, she said musical theater wasn’t mainstream. But as her parents tucked her into bed the night after taking her to see her first musical, “Cats,” she announced her dream to be a […]

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Cardinal Ferrao honoured with sacred music
Music

Cardinal Ferrao honoured with sacred music

02 Oct 2022  |   04:53am IST Cardinal Ferrao honoured with sacred music Fr Amandio Valadares, parish priest of Holy Spirit Church, Margao, welcomed Vakhann’nni, the choir with their sacred music concert, which was held in honour of His Eminence Cardinal Filipe Neri Ferrao, who was present among other priests at Holy Spirit Church, Margao. […]

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10 Movies & TV Shows Where You Have Seen The Cast
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10 Movies & TV Shows Where You Have Seen The Cast

Fans of the 1980 neo-noir, American Gigolo, have something to look forward to over the coming weeks. A Showtime series of the same name recently premiered and even though it was advertised as a remake, it revives and continues the movie’s events. A year ago, making a sequel four decades later might have seemed like […]

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Techno revolution: DNA works to take the underground scene public in KSA
Music Industry

Techno revolution: DNA works to take the underground scene public in KSA

JEDDAH: The gaming and electronic sports industry is growing rapidly in Saudi Arabia and the wider GCC, with major investments announced to support domestic game developers and world-class competitions taking place in the region.  Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman recently announced the Kingdom’s ambition to see 30 competitive games developed by firms in the […]

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Overwatch 2 Video Shows All New Hero Select Animations

Though it may not be the biggest of changes, Overwatch 2 is getting a fresh batch of hero select animations. Every character from the original game will get a new pose when players go to select them in Overwatch 2, and as a recent video shows, some of them are wildly entertaining. One of the […]

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AZ Rep kicks off season with 'Legally Blonde the Musical'
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AZ Rep kicks off season with ‘Legally Blonde the Musical’

Charlie Borta El Inde Arizona UA’s Arizona Repertory Theatre opens its 2022-23 season with the musical version of “Legally Blonde,” based on the 2001 novel and film about a sorority girl who tries to win back her ex by earning a Harvard law degree. “Legally Blonde the Musical” also marks the live stage debuts of […]

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21 years later, Black country music finds a home at AMERICANAFEST 2022 – Annenberg Media
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21 years later, Black country music finds a home at AMERICANAFEST 2022 – Annenberg Media

I’ve heard love called a divine madness. My divine madness drew me back to my southern country music roots. Attending AMERICANAFEST, in a way, was both intoxicating and frightening. When love comes calling, you’ll do crazy things you’d never imagine. That’s what I felt after joining the Black Country Music Association (BCMA) and coming to […]

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Hallmark channel movie schedule for October 2022: Premiere dates, synopsis, cast, how to watch
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Hallmark channel movie schedule for October 2022: Premiere dates, synopsis, cast, how to watch

The Hallmark Channel and Hallmark Movies & Mysteries are premiering 14 new movies in October, airing Oct. 1-30. Below is a complete guide with the release date, cast and synopsis of the nine movies airing on The Hallmark Channel and the five movies airing on Hallmark Movies & Mysteries in October 2022. This month is […]

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