Janis Ian
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Reviews // 3 Articles
//Features

Persona and Modern Music in 17 Songs
17 Apr 2016 // 9:00 PM

Persona -- the ā€œIā€ of the song -- has evolved, broadened, and expanded to more fully represent a diversity of experiences as well as emotional, political, and cultural orientations.

Part 2: Janis Ian to Jimi Hendrix (1966-1970)
16 Jul 2007 // 6:00 PM

Music truly is the universal language. The best songs of protest are passed around, from movement-to-movement, era-to-era; its singers gaining multilingual fluency along the way.

//Reviews

Janis Ian: The Essential Janis Ian
9 Sep 2009 // 5:00 PM

Unfortunately, Ian -- then only 16 -- never got to Woodstock. But time-travel through the turbulence and tranquility of that era can be realized through many of these tracks.

Janis Ian: The Best of Janis Ian
18 Sep 2008 // 6:00 PM

It makes for a surprisingly meaty chunk of pop-folk that has aged quite gracefully.

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Cage the Elephant Ignite Central Park with Kickoff for Summerstage Season

// Notes from the Road

"Cage the Elephant rocked two sold-out nights at Summerstage and return to NYC for a free show May 29th. Info on that and a preview of the full Summerstage schedule is here.

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