Articles tagged raising sand

Robert Plant could have been doing something other than winning five Grammys Sunday with Alison Krauss. He could have been out making megamillions on tour

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29 Jul 2008 // 4:14 AM

Allison Krauss, Robert Plant strike the root chord

A game of opposites seemed to be in motion as Robert Plant and Alison Krauss met onstage last spring at the Louisville (Ky.) Palace to

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The Best Americana of 2007

If 2007 didn't invite any gripping controversies, it was certainly filled with competitive comparisons -- between young and old, past and present, and among splintered factions -- and both surprising hits and disappointing misses. All in all, a dynamic and at times resurgent year for the broad scope of Americana.

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Robert Plant and Alison Krauss: Raising Sand

While the hard rocking British daddy and innocent sounding waif may seem an unlikely pair, they fit together well to create a distinctively satisfying album of rootsy American music.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

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"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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