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Elvis Costello and the Roots: Wise Up Ghost

For all the collaborations both Costello and the Roots have enjoyed, this has to be among the most exciting, imaginative collection either party has experienced.

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French ‘roots’ the inspiration for ‘Philly-Paris Lockdown’

PHILADELPHIA — For Ahmir “?uestlove” Thompson, the roots of “Philly-Paris Lockdown,” the Philadelphia International Festival of the Arts classical-pop mashup that he and Parisian chanteuse Keren

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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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