Articles tagged ani difranco

Ani DiFranco: Allergic to Water

Allergic to Water, Ani DiFranco's 18th album, lacks the political engagement and sharply hewn wit that distinguished her earlier work.

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20 Aug 2009 // 8:58 PM

Jay Brannan: In Living Cover

On In Living Cover, Brannan wisley scales back to a low-pressure coffeehouse setting where he is free to test out his own material amidst a selection of his well-worn favorites.

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Folk songstress Ani DiFranco had long planned to work on another record with fellow folk songwriter Bruce “Utah” Phillips after their collaborations on “The Past

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‘Red Letter Year’ marks a turning point for Ani DiFranco

Provocative and thoughtful go hand in hand when it comes to music by folk songstress Ani DiFranco. But on her latest release, “Red Letter Year”

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The Best Jazz of 2008

More than ever, the best jazz is coming from small labels, and more than ever the best draws a decent slice from the dynamics of rock and pop music without itself being a commercial venture.

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Ani DiFranco: Red Letter Year

The Little Folksinger's latest is the perfect guest for your New Year's Eve bash. It's the life of the party, as well as the designated driver.

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8 Sep 2008 // 4:31 AM

Kanye West, Ani DiFranco, The Last Shadow Puppets…

Kanye West Love Lockdown [Video] Ani DiFranco Emancipated Minor [MP3] (from Red Letter Year releasing 30 September)       The Last Shadow Puppets

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A Righteous Babe in Uncharted Territory: An Interview With Ani DiFranco

DiFranco doesn't take the usual approach to the music business, but her horse-and-buggy style, as well as her motherhood, may turn out to be assets.

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Todd Sickafoose: Tiny Resistors

A distinctive and generous collection of tunes blending jazz and indie-rock yet doing so without preciousness or pretention.

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Ani DiFranco: Live at Babeville [DVD]

The little folksinger cements her reputation as the best live act since the Grateful Dead with a special two-night grand opening of Babeville.

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No loose ‘Canon’: Ani DiFranco releases 2-CD retrospective

Compressing 20 albums into a single representative collection can prove an overwhelming task for just about any solo artist, much less a band. Not so for

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3 Oct 2007 // 6:28 AM

Abandoned church becomes a place to worship the arts

(Chuck Myers/MCT) BUFFALO, N.Y. - The former Delaware Asbury Methodist Church has never looked so good - or conveyed clear, crisp sound so

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2 Oct 2007 // 10:00 PM

Ani DiFranco: Canon

The self-described "little folksinger" busts out the musical yearbooks for a captivating look back that goes beyond the typical "greatest hits" compilation.

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Part 5: Public Enemy to Dixie Chicks (1989-2006)

The brave, early activists of the US AIDS movement knew that Silence = Death. Throughout history it's "Put up", we're told, "Shut up", we're threatened. Praise to those who set their protest to song and act up!

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8 Aug 2006 // 11:00 PM

Ani DiFranco: Reprieve

Another year, another Ani album, this one finding our hero examining herself as much as she does the world around her.

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Ani DiFranco: Carnegie Hall - 4.6.02

A top-notch snapshot of a performer coming to terms with a world that has been changed forever.

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20 Jan 2005 // 10:00 PM

	Ani DiFranco: Knuckle Down

Leaving her politics by the side of the road, Ani DiFranco picks up a whole lot of emotional baggage. Can Knuckle Down handle the freight? Probably not.

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25 Feb 2004 // 10:00 PM

	Ani Difranco: Educated Guess

Ani Difranco is a rare gem in the music industry. Impossible to replicate, immune to commercialization, she is one of the most prolific and innovative

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20 Feb 2003 // 10:00 PM

	Ani Difranco: Evolve

Ani Difranco is a sort of modern-day Holden Caulfield. That is, if the subject of Catcher in the Rye would have been a bisexual female

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23 Oct 2002 // 12:00 AM

Ani DifrancoPhoto credits: Jennifer Bendery “If you can’t raise awareness, raise hell” —Rita Mae Brown It was a crisp evening in Austin, Texas, as

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2015 Nelsonville Music Festival - 28-31 May, 2015 (Photos)

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"Merle Haggard, St. Vincent, and the Flaming Lips headed up another eclectic year at Ohio's Nelsonville Music Festival.

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