New Lincoln Museum Podcast Explores Illinois Music Legends

SPRINGFIELD, Illinois. A new podcast from the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum features conversations about legendary Illinois musicians and bands, sometimes with the artists themselves. The State of Sound podcast accompanies an exhibit launched earlier this year at the Springfield Museum, titled The State of Sound: A World of …

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How to start your art collection

Roop Pratap Choudhary (Courtesy of Roop Pratap Choudhary) Choudhary’s indulgent pastime dates back to his childhood. Being born into a family belonging to the lineage of Maharaja Ranjit Singh has certainly helped. “I’ve been interested in art for as long as I can remember. Growing up in a family that …

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They are people too, and should be respected

On World Refugee Day tomorrow, the Malaysian Bar reiterates its call on the government to defend and respect the rights and dignity of all refugees and asylum seekers in Malaysia. Malaysia hosts a large population of refugees and asylum seekers. There are 179,570 refugees and asylum seekers registered with the …

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Cedric Mullins appears on Adam Jones podcast

BALTIMORE – When Cedric Mullins first reached the Majors in 2018, he was widely regarded as the heir apparent to the Orioles from Adam Jones in the middle of the field. The passing of the torch was not linear, the transition was not without considerable ups and downs. But Mullins …

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Music festival on June 21 in Barron | Free News

“Make Music” is a free celebration of music across the world that takes place on June 21st. Launched in 1982 in France under the name Fête de la Musique, it takes place today on the same day in more than 1,000 cities in 120 countries. Completely different from a typical …

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Global news in brief

Canadian diocese launches Covid appeal THE Anglican Diocese of Moosonee, Canada, has launched an urgent fundraising appeal to support communities in the Kashechewan First Nation in northern Ontario who are in a “growing state of emergency” due to the increase in Covid-19 cases, mainly in children. More than 200 cases …

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