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First Aid Kit all set to play the 2019 Mariposa Folk Festival

Originally posted on Sonic More Music:
The Mariposa Folk Festival just announced their first act for the 2019 summer music festival, and it’s the sweet, harmony-laden folk-pop duo First Aid Kit! Swedish folk-pop duo First Aid Kit, which consists of the sisters Klara (vocals/guitar) and Johanna Söderberg (vocals/keyboards/Autoharp/bass guitar), started to upload their self-made songs…

Le Nozze di Figaro at Toronto City Opera

Nozze at Toronto City Opera

via Nozze at Toronto City Opera Full disclosure: I am Cherubino’s father. Make that proud father! And there were several of us proud parents in the audience. Thanks and kudos to operaramblings for providing critical coverage where others seldom do. These hardworking young artists, dedicated amateurs and production principals deserve all the attention they can […]

Ultimate Guide to Setting Up a Freelance Writing Business

Originally posted on Jennifer Keishin Armstrong:
from iClipArt I switched from being a staffer at Entertainment Weekly (where I worked for almost ten years) to being a freelance writer in 2011. Believe it or not, I had dreamed of being specifically a freelancer since I was a little girl. I had always wanted to be a writer, and…

Caturday funnies — cat storage edition

Originally posted on bluebird of bitterness:
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Bandits in the Valley

Originally posted on operaramblings:
No, it’s not an opera about how Toronto city council and staff and their contractors managed to turn a minor realignment of a cycle path into a multi-year, multi-million dollar project.  That one is still to be written.  This one is a Tapestry production at Todmorden Mills.  A local bandit group…