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Essex Singer Hoping To Be “By Royal Appointment” After April 29

An Essex entertainer is keeping his fingers crossed that after April 29 he can add “By Royal Appointment” to his website and calling card. For Ian Gallagher, who is regarded as the country’s leading Frank Sinatra tribute act, has offered his singing services to Prince William on his wedding day to Kate Middleton. Ian, from Horndon-on-the-Hill, who has performed at Buckingham Palace and in front of William’s uncle, Prince Andrew, has been

Audies Finalists Announced by the Audio Publishers Association

Audio book, "A Matter of Matter" by L. Ron Hubbard, is among the finalists for prestigious Audie Awards. Hollywood, CA, March 21, 2011 -- The entertainment industry is well known for its many illustrious awards, given for outstanding productions. From the Grammys to the Academy Awards as well as the Emmys, Golden Globes and Critics Choice, we love to recognize quality in entertainment. The National Book Award, Caldecott Medal, Pulitzer Prize

From Abduction to Camelot and Beyond, Author Recounts American Story

In an interview with Manhattan Beach reporter Bethany Eanes, local author John Paul Godges shared his biggest surprise in chronicling his family’s history in America in the 20th century and speculated that the core American experience will not change much in the next century. He also described the American and Californian experience at the time he was growing up in nearby Redondo Beach, California. Highlights from the interview are as

SXSW: Texas Shorts Screening: NEAL (SOLD-OUT)

The horror/ comedy short film by Geoff McGee, NEAL, enjoyed a packed house and enthusiastic reception during its world premiere at the prestigious South by Southwest Film Festival on March 11, 2011. The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema hosted a sold-out screening of the film about a swimming pool cleaner/ vacuum named Neal going rogue on a young innocent couple during a romantic late night swim. The film will also be screened

Actor Charles Bronson's First Wife Pens Non-Bitter Celebrity Memoir

Contact: Sylvia Cary, MFT. President Timberlake Press Actor Charles Bronson’s First Wife Pens Non-Bitter Celebrity Memoir Los Angeles, CA – March 18, 2011 – In a publishing environment where celebrity tell-all and tell-on books seem to flourish, Charlie & Me, a memoir by the late movie icon’s first wife, Harriett Bronson, reads more like a Hollywood love story than a revenge tale. The book details the couple’s sixteen-year marriage and how their seemingly

Henry Winkler: Dedicated Actor and Philanthropist

Henry Winkler, the actor best known for playing Arthur “Fonzie” Fonzarelli in the television series “Happy Days”, continues his illustrious television and film career with the release of his next film Here Comes the Boom. In a recent interview with, Winkler spoke about his inspiration to work with children’s charities and receiving an Order of the British Empire for his work. “The thing about dyslexia is that you never outgrow it;

Michel Montecrossa video 'Talkin' Future World' - a song lookin' beyond the Liby …

'Talkin' Future World' is a New-Topical-Song lookin' beyond the Libya and Japan disasters. The video for Michel Montecrossa's song 'Talkin' Future World' is now available via the Filmaur Multimedia Youtube Channel. Michel Montecrossa's album 'Talkin' Future World' is available for download from iTunes. Michel Montecrossa says: “In times of earthquakes, nuclear disasters, tsunamis, volcanoes erupting, mad leaders, financial crisis, crushin’ of rebels and what not – it’s time for Talkin’ Future World…” Talkin’

Vardan Ovsepian Returns to The Beehive for Special Encore Performance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Shannon Igoe Image Unlimited Communications Ltd. P. 781.721.4624 C. 617-849-2345 E. JP Faiella Image Unlimited Communications Ltd. P. 781.721.4624 C. 617.504.7585 E. Vardan Ovsepian Quartet Vardan Ovsepian Returns

Meditation and Yoga 2011- A day to relax and Rejuvinate

The Art of Living Foundation Announces Meditation & Yoga 2011 to Empower Local Residents A Program to Relax, Refresh and Rejuvenate with Meditation in the Presence of H.H. Sri Sri Ravi Shankar Secaucus, NJ – March 8, 2011- The Art of Living Foundation, an international non-profit that offers stress reduction, meditation and self-development programs, is hosting Meditation & Yoga 2011 (MY 2011) in the presence of spiritual leader and humanitarian His Holiness Sri Sri Ravi

"2 - NEW UNDERGROUND" Photography by Sergen Sehitoglu / Istanbul

With the current exhibition „art place berlin“ is building a bridge from Istanbul to Berlin; two European metropolises which are connected in a special way, not only because they are partner cities. In his exhibition “2 - NEW UNDERGROUND” photographer Sergen Sehitoglu is presenting his latest works. He represents the young and dynamic art scene from the Bosporus. With his artistic concept he allows the viewer an unusual look, which

Regional Dance America/Pacific 2011 to be held in Las Vegas May 15 - 18

South Bay Ballet along with Santa Cruz Ballet Theatre will host Regional Dance America/Pacific 2011 Sunday, May 15 through Wednesday, May 18 at The Orleans Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. The annual festival is expected to draw more than 800 participants including dancers, instructors and observers from 21 member companies in Arizona, California, Idaho, Oregon, Washington, and Utah to study their craft, celebrate achievements and perform works selected by

Johnny Cash A Guy Who Got Lucky This Week at

One thousand prisoners showed up in the mess hall of San Quentin State Prison to see country singer Johnny Cash perform in concert on Feb. 23, 1969. The prison was California’s oldest maximum-security penitentiary and most everyone seemed on edge about the pending gig. San Quentin was the place where Johnny played his first-ever prison concert on Jan. 1, 1958. Johnny was funny and upbeat. It took him

A First For Classical Guitar; A First For Classical Music, Instrumental Influenc …

A First For Classical Guitar; A First For Classical Music, Instrumental Influences Is Filled With Insights And Wisdom Shared By Some Of The World's Greatest Classical Guitarists. For Immediate Release Over the centuries, the classical guitar in its various forms has inspired musicians and composers to create some of the world's most beautiful music. The elements of mastering the classical guitar have parallels in other areas of life; some parallels are

"What is Truth?" Author Daniel Leigh Explains Truth In His Book, Truth to Life

"What is Truth?" Author Daniel Leigh Explains Truth In His Book, Truth to Life For Immediate Release 2000 years ago, Pilate asked Jesus, "What is Truth?" (John 18:38) Generations have come and gone, yet still today the question remains unanswered for billions of people. Truth has been maligned; while the illusion has dealt widespread destruction. Truth to Life leads the reader on a journey to prove for themselves Truth is more than a

Tattoos: A Question of Art

For an ever increasing percentage of people across the globe a new online library poses a serious question. When considering a 5,000 year old art form, the compilation of popularized drawings would seem to be nothing extraordinary. Every book store and café from Ivy League schools to sea side tourist-traps sell photographs of famous painters, sculptors and modern pop-artists’ works. And from glossy coffee table books to iPhone cases –

Hands of Hope Benefit Featuring Music Artist Billy Jonas To Take Place At Ashevi …

Asheville, NC – Much to the anticipation of music fans around Western North Carolina, renowned music artist, Billy Jonas, will be performing at the Orange Peel in support of the third annual Hands of Hope Benefit. This year, students and staff of Odyssey Community School are partnering with Maccabi Academy to participate in 'Hands of Hope'. On Sunday, March 27, 2011 the schools will celebrate their work with Children First

Over the Top & Back Again is Short-Listed for 2010 BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD

Over the Top & Back Again: Hiking X the Alps, the latest travel adventure book by Brandon Wilson, has been named a finalist in the 2010 BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARDS by ForeWord Reviews. It was selected from 1400 entries in 56 genres, representing more than 350 publishers. Over the Top & Back Again chronicles Wilson’s 1200-mile (1900-km.) hike with his wife for 111 days on the recently formed Via Alpina.

Edward Fairley Releases 'The Handbook For Increasing Your Relationship IQ' - Sen …

Edward L. Fairley has released 'The Handbook For Increasing Your Relationship IQ'. Fairley's book is aimed at providing sensible relationship advice for real people in a world dominated by online dating services and social media. Fairley's approach is very different from the 'he said/she said', male/female advice given in years gone by. Fairley does not believe people are statistics, nor are they members of scientific groups. Fairley's approach also holds out

CNL Signs Jazz/R&B singer Jessica Johnson

Casting New Lives Signs, Jazz / R&B Artist, Jessica Johnson! CASTING NEW LIVES (CNL) is pleased to announce that we have signed Jazz/R&B artist, Jessica Johnson to an exclusive representation agreement. “Jessica is a one of a kind artist and we are very excited to add her to our roster. Her interpretations of jazz standards are respectful, yet fresh. Her original music is certain to become standards of the future.”

Organization Launches to Address Time Travel Horrors

LOS ANGELES, CALIF. The emergence of commercial time travel has destabilized the social, political, and economic foundation of the world today. While it gives valid leeway to some good, most controversies that arise over commercial time travel have devastating potential to do great harm. That is why the launch of the biggest anti-commercial time travel effort in the history of the world is a monumental event. This stepping-stone to potential
03-14-2011 | Arts & Culture


Denver, CO – 14-MAR-2011 – Hundreds of people in The Mile High City will welcome the ‘I AM EQUAL’ photo project when international fashion photographer Matt Spencer and campaign creator Jason Beckett visit the Denver area as part of their ambitious tour to collect more than 100,000 photos for their historic human rights & civil liberties project on 19-MAR-2011 at the Hotel Monaco. “We’re excited to come to Denver and see

Book Marketing, The 'Authors Marketing Powerhouse', Announces The Authors Show L …

Don McCauley of the Free Publicity Focus Group and Danielle Hampson of, founders of Book Marketing, announced today The Authors Show radio and TV weekly broadcast schedule. Book Marketing, branded as 'The Authors Marketing Powerhouse', allows authors and publishers the opportunity to upload photos, bios, book covers, video and book trailers. The site also offers discussion forums, segmented special interest groups and allows for event listings. Each author can develop

Cole Creek Author Julie Anne Morley Is Receiving Rave Reviews For Her Debut Nove …

C ole Creek Author Julie Anne Morley Is Receiving Rave Reviews For Her Debut Novel Book Details Cole Creek By Julie Anne Morley Publisher: Black Rose Writing ISBN: 978-1-935605-58-4 Pages: 270 Published: August 17, 2010 Book Description When Rebecca Jackson makes the choice to reclaim her autonomy, three generations of women embark on separate quests to the same remote family cabin in the Sierra that offers each a chance to put past demons to rest. Elements of nature

Jill Baroff - The Edge of the world - Solo Exhibition

JILL BAROFF The Edge of the World Private View, Thursday April 7th, 6.30 – 8.30 PM Exhibition, April 8 – June 25, 2011
 Bartha Contemporary is pleased to present The Edge of the World, an exhibition of new works by Brooklyn-based artist, Jill Baroff. This will be the artist’s third solo exhibition at the gallery and features a large-scale wall installation, Where I Leave Off and You Begin, alongside a series of new ‘floating

Lantin’s New Best Seller Notches-up More Rave Reviews

Lantin’s new book “Come Here and I’ll Show You’ has now received 12 rave reviews on Amazon, seven of which awarded the book a top 5-Star rating. The latest review by Shawn Kovacich describes the book as “a thrilling read in the genre of the pulp novels and more recently series like War Against the Mafia (Mack Bolan: the Executioner.)” Pulling no punches, Kovacich quips “Do yourself a favor and read it,

L. Ron Hubbard Stories from the Golden Age Surpass One Million Mark

Sales of L. Ron Hubbard's pulp fiction "Stories from The Golden Age" have now passed the one million unit mark, according to publisher Galaxy Press. Hollywood, CA, March 10, 2011 -- Stories from the Golden Age just surpassed its one million sales mark, it was announced by John Goodwin, President of Galaxy Press. Galaxy Press publishes the line of books written by L. Ron Hubbard during pulp fiction's Golden Age. Announced just

Erin Go Beehive

*Event Image Available FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: JP Faiella Image Unlimited Communications, Ltd. P. 781.721.4624 C. 617.504.7585 E. Erin Go Beehive The Beehive in Boston, MA Partners with the Boston Irish

Shawn McNulty debuts new painting style with Scuffle and Scrape at Rosalux Galle …

Rosalux Gallery 1224 Second Street Northeast Minneapolis, MN 55413 ROSALUX GALLERY presents “Scuffle & Scrape”, New Work by Shawn McNulty. Exhibit runs: March 3-April 2, 2011 Opening Reception: Saturday, March 12, 2011, 7-11 PM Rosalux Gallery presents new work by contemporary painter Shawn McNulty in the upcoming March show "Scuffle & Scrape.” The artist had an interesting 2010. Setai Fifth Avenue, a new luxury hotel in Midtown Manhattan, acquired 200 prints on paper

Adelphi to Exhibit Works by Monet from the Adele and Herbert J. Klapper Collecti …

An exclusive one-week exhibition at Adelphi. This April, two masterpieces by French impressionist painter Claude Monet (1840-1926) will be on display in the Adele and Herbert J. Klapper Center for Fine Arts, Cambridge Avenue entrance, Garden City, NY. These well-known paintings are a generous loan from the Adele and Herbert J. Klapper collection. The exhibition will run only from Saturday, April 9 to Wednesday, April 13, 2011. On view will be

Author Rob Rideout Offers Words Of Advice To Sheen, Lohan And Others Who Struggl …

Nearly every day celebrities with substance abuse problems make national news. Musician and author Rob Rideout understands the substance abuse problems celebrities such as Charlie Sheen and Lindsay Lohan face. While in prison for his sixth DUI, he finally found sobriety and redemption. During his stay in prison he detailed his story in his recently released book, 'Still Singing, Somehow' Musician and author Rob Rideout understands the substance abuse problems celebrities

Showdown – a Gritty Improvised Western Serial - Premiers in March 2011

Austin, TX - In a world between savagery and civilization, no one knows what's going to happen next. Showdown is an improvised ensemble production depicting life and death in the fictitious town of Showdown set in the Republic of Texas. The cast will explore the conflict of justice and lawlessness, desire and duty and the corruption that comes with power. As annexation to the United States looms, this six-part serialized improv

LIGHTHOUSE – the new CD released by Viennese pianist Gerald Krampl has become ag …

"Musical reflections of personal impressions by Viennese pianist Gerald Krampl collected over a year, crossing over the borders of Classic, Minimalism and Ambient". The recently released album LIGHTHOUSE of Viennese pianist, keyboarder and composer Gerald Krampl can be seen as the consequent continuation of the style that he had already been beginning to develop with his last work INNOCENT WASTELAND in 2009. The nearly chamber music like structured pieces have this time

ProArt Gallery Announces ‘Street Art Without Borders’ Exhibition

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 8, 2011: ProArt Gallery, the gallery that celebrates innovative art and collectibles, today announced that it is holding an exhibition titled ‘Street Art Without Borders’ that will showcase the artworks of over 12 international street artists from March 9th to March 31st, 2011 at the ProArt Gallery located at Palm Strip Shopping Mall on Jumeirah Beach Road. The exhibition will open with a gala reception

Deadliest Catch Visits Temecula, CA

Temecula, CA. On March 12 at 12:00 PM, the Discovery Channel's Deadliest Catch crew visits the Temecula Rod Run in Old Town Front Street, Temecula, Ca allowing fans the opportunity to get autographs, take pictures and more. Just in time for the new season! Temecula Rod Run is an outdoor car show, featuring pre-1974 vehicles. The Harris Brothers, from the Deadliest Catch crew will feature their very own hot rod and

Michel Montecrossa presents Audio-Single and DVD ‘The Need Of The People'

The Need Of The People‘, Michel Montecrossa’s New-Topical-Song-Movement Audio-CD and DVD released by Mira Sound Germany is his straight forward and touching reaction to the ongoing evolution of world affairs and the important role of communication, dialogue, freedom of speech and media freedom culture in the growing complexity of day to day changes. Governments and leaders need a constant and effective reminder that they are there to meet the need

PhotographyTalk Announces Photography Online Courses Through Videos

UNITED STATES, California (February 2011) – PhotographyTalk announces photography online courses through videos. These videos are tailored around specific topics and offer several benefits to photographers. They are specific and geared towards helping beginner photographers during this challenging time. Online courses are a popular way to learn and now photography has joined this trend. PhotographyTalk offers beginner photographers the ability to learn about photography in an easy efficient way. The online

The Legacy comes alive with the 47th Shankar-Shad Mushaira

New Delhi, 08 March, 2011: The Annual Shankar Shad Mushaira is a legacy to commemorate the memory of Sir Shankar Lall & Sir Murli Dhar of the DCM conglomerate, who are known for their contribution to the social, educational and cultural life of New Delhi, as the patron of Urdu poetry. The Shankar-Shad Mushaira created an enduring relationship that transcends all boundaries and shaped an unbelievable bonhomie amongst poets from

Street Ready Entertainment and Icon Records forms a joint venture deal to launch …

Atlanta, GA - (March 7, 2011) --- Street Ready Entertainment announces its joint venture agreement with Icon Records, an entity of Global Icon Media that will provide distribution via Universal Music Distribution. Street Ready is poised to impact the changing industry landscape. The debut artist signed under the partnership is longtime Chicago DJ/Radio Personality DJ Pharris who is set to release a forthcoming compilation CD album “The Expansion”, which features

Dr. Leigh-Davis Hopes to Have Her New Book Re-Released Under Chelsea Handler’s N …

Dr. Leigh-Davis’ book, “Evil Things Women Do,” just came out, but she is already making arrangements for its re-release. Dr. Leigh-Davis’ new book is currently available in advance copies. The book, “Evil Things Women Do,” is a satirical/self-improvement nonfiction book, with a strong flair of comedic wit. The book delves into Dr. Leigh-Davis’ philosophies on gender relations; what she calls, “a woman’s duty to her husband;” and refers to

DEFIANT OF HUMAN PREDICTABILITY: An exhibition of works by InSoon Felch

InSoon Felch's work encapsulates the organic associated with painting, allowing the pieces to convey an emotional message. Felch’s unorthodox style brings the elements of ‘Technological meets traditional’ in which she freely expresses her lust for technological art, without suppressing her natural passion for painting. Felch regards the computer as a tool adopting its graphical nature to apply a modern twist whilst pushing the boundaries of traditional mediums. Through her process she

“Black Swan” Violinist to Perform with The Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (March 7, 2011) — The Chamber Orchestra of the Triangle ( announces today that violinist Tim Fain will be the featured soloist at its March 13 concert. Fain recently appeared in the critically acclaimed film “Black Swan,” as the accompanying violinist for Natalie Portman. This continues his cinemagraphic work, which includes performing as the “voice” of Richard Gere’s violin in the feature film “Bee Season.” A California native,

Christian Gipp's Surreal World Series at Agora Gallery

Chelsea’s Agora Gallery will feature a German artist, Christian Gipp, in Contemporary German Art: The New York Experience. The exhibition is scheduled to run from March 25, 2011 through April 15, 2011 (opening reception: Thursday, March 31, 2011). About the Artist Christian Gipp is a painter with an imagination as vigorous as his creative energy. His extraordinary compositions unfold before our eyes, with little or no regard for the confines of reality.

Indianmirror Reflects True Facets of Incredible Country India

Coimbatore India, 07th March 2011 – World’s largest democracy India is a country having affluent history and is richly known for its cultures. Same is diversity of people living in it, there are fifty plus religions which are majority followers are from Hinduism, Islam, Buddhism, Jainism etc. Intense diversity of rites and rituals one witnesses in India will surely astound anybody. The affluent ethnicity, folklore, sacred sacraments, the fiestas and

Locus 2010 Reading List Selects L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future

Locus Magazine has chosen "L. Ron Hubbard Presents Writers of the Future: The First 25 Years" to appear in its prestigious "Locus 2010 Recommended Reading List". The non-fiction book provides an overview and historical perspective of this important contest for aspiring writers. Hollywood, CA, March 05, 2011 (Straight Line PR) -- The current issue of Locus Magazine features their "Locus 2010 Recommended Reading List" in which they compile their choices of

Norway Is The New Scotland - Award Winning Historical Romance Author Kris Tualla …

Kris Tualla is the best selling author of the Hansen family trilogy of historical romance novels. The series features the fictional Hansen family of Arendal, Norway. Tualla believes it is time for a new breed of historical romance hero and puts forth the idea that Norway is the new Scotland Kris Tualla, award winning author of the Hansen series of historical romance novels, has announced her March 2011 schedule of events. In

First gallery show by Emeli Theander: Gastkramad @ Galerie ADLER Frankfurt

Emeli Theander Gastkramad March 19 – April 30, 2011 OPENING RECEPTION Friday, March 18th 2011, 7 pm Galerie ADLER is presenting the young Berlin artist Emeli Theander (*1984 Göteborg, Sweden) in her first gallery exhibition! The painter and street artist Emeli Theander continues to follow traces of outsiders and freaks, diving into worlds inhabited by ghosts. What connects these figures is their existence at the margins of modern imagination For this first solo show Emeli Theander

Adelphi Commemorates 100th Anniversary of Triangle Factory Fire with Art Exhibit …

Adelphi University is pleased to announce an art exhibit which features individual works and collaborative artwork pieces to be held from March 25 and 26, 2011, to commemorate the centennial of the New York City Triangle Factory Fire at The Great Hall of The Cooper Union, 7 East 7th Street, New York, NY. The exhibition, “Made by Hand,” presented by Adelphi in collaboration with the Remember the Triangle Fire Coalition,
03-04-2011 | Arts & Culture
Bill Nerin

Bill Nerin, Author of 'A Couple Faces Death', Offers Real Hope For Widows And Wi …

There are many who offer advice and tips for dealing with the death of a loved one. Tips and advice fall flat in the face of overwhelming loss. Bill Nerin is a family counselor and author who opened his journey through grief to the world in his latest book 'A Couple Faces Death: My Life After Anne', and demonstrates that there is hope for those who grieve. Loss of a loved

Michel Montecrossa presents album ‘Solidarity’ New Topical Song Concert

The ‘Solidarity’ New Topical Song Concert, released by Mira Sound Germany as Audio-CD and DVD is Michel Montecrossa’s second concert of the Future World & Climate Change Concert Tour 2011. Performed in the Science Fiction Rocker Basement of the Michel Montecrossa Rock Vision Diner in Gauting near Munich on 5th February 2011 the concert includes 17 solo acoustic songs including the title song ‘Solidarity‘ and great songs like ‘My Song

Global MAIR production of The Vagina Monologues plays to SRO audience in Bangkok

In celebration of V Day, Global MAIR student Anne Fischer produced The Vagina Monologues with Webster University students and women from Bangkok’s international community. The production played to a standing room only audience of nearly 200 people at the Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Thailand on Monday, February 21. The Vagina Monologues is a world-renowned play based on Eve Ensler’s interviews with over 200 women. It celebrates women’s

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