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Van Jones Sets Up ‘Uncommon Ground’ Interview Podcast With Amazon Music

Van Jones, CNN political commentator and founder of Dream Corps, seeks to give Americans exhausted by fierce supporters fighting a breath of fresh air – and hope for the future – with his new podcast. Former Obama Advisor to Launch Weekly ‘Uncommon Ground With Van Jones’ Amazon Music interview podcast. On the show, Jones and […]

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Greek-American composer George Tsontakis at the GNO Alternative Stage in December | culture and arts, music

ATHENS – Air of Greece, a new musical play by Greek-American composer George Tsontakis, is the culmination of the alternative stage tribute of the Greek National Opera (GNO) to Lord Byron. Tsontakis, an award-winning creator well known for the rhetorical and communicative power of his music, will also host a three-day workshop for young composers […]

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Iranian-American singer Katayoun Goudarzi believes Indian music can have a global presence

Iranian-American singer Katayoun Goudarzi has had a date with Indian music, having collaborated with Grammy-nominated classical composer-sitarist, Shujaat Husain Khan. And she is very impressed with how local music in India is now enjoying a global presence. “Indian music already has an impressive global presence, but I am sure that more exceptional cross-cultural collaborations by […]

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Amazon Music’s Country Heat brand surpasses 13 billion streams

Since launching in October 2016, Amazon Music’s Country Heat franchise has become a vital platform for established and new artists as country fans increasingly turn to streaming for their listening needs. The Country Heat brand, which includes the Country Heat playlist, Country Heat radio station and the recently launched Country Heat Radio in DJ mode, […]