Posted in #Arts #Entertainment #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #MusicNews #People #Politics #Theater

A machine turns Black people white in the musical ‘Black No More’

An off-Broadway show, based on a 1931 novel, explores the results when a scientist charges Black people $50 each to change their race with his…

Continue Reading... A machine turns Black people white in the musical ‘Black No More’
Posted in ! #Headlines #Art #Arts #BlackLivesMatter #Congress #EntertainmentNews #Government #Newsfeed protests

Artwork from the Black Lives Matter memorial has a new home: the Library of Congress

The artwork that once served as a memorial to the movement is being displayed in a new online exhibit at the Library of Congress. So…

Continue Reading... Artwork from the Black Lives Matter memorial has a new home: the Library of Congress
Posted in #AlbumReviews #Arts #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #Music #MusicNews #Reviews

Raveena’s galactic journey back down to Earth

On her new album, Asha’s Awakening, the artist Raveena sends her protagonist on a thousand-year intergalactic journey of discovery, all in order to better understand…

Continue Reading... Raveena’s galactic journey back down to Earth
Posted in ! #Headlines ##Omicron #Arts #Broadway #CoronaVirus #Entertainment #EntertainmentNews #Newsfeed #NewYork #NYC #People #Theater covid19 pandemic

Omicron hampers Broadway. Fewer tourists are there for just a score of shows

Tickets may be easier and cheaper to get for the plays that are still open. Some producers reopened until the virus raced through the cast…

Continue Reading... Omicron hampers Broadway. Fewer tourists are there for just a score of shows
Posted in #Arts #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #Music #MusicNews #People covid19 pandemic

Saxophonist Tony Malaby’s unlikely pandemic practice space: the New Jersey Turnpike

Saxophonist Tony Malaby, unlucky at the beginning of the pandemic after catching a very early case of the virus — the subsequent isolation imposed on…

Continue Reading... Saxophonist Tony Malaby’s unlikely pandemic practice space: the New Jersey Turnpike
Posted in #Arts #Beer #Entertainment #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #MusicNews #People

A pub that let people buy beers for Betty White will now donate the money to charity

The Golden Girl had a golden ale named for her at the pub in Mineral Point, Wis. Now the brewery is using its “buy a…

Continue Reading... A pub that let people buy beers for Betty White will now donate the money to charity
Posted in ! #Headlines #Arts #EntertainmentNews #Health #MentalHealth #Newsfeed

22 tips for 2022: How to be kind to yourself and squash your critical inner voice

Next time you’re stuck in a cycle of negative self-talk, try talking to yourself the way you would talk to your best friend. (Image credit:…

Continue Reading... 22 tips for 2022: How to be kind to yourself and squash your critical inner voice
Posted in #Arts #Entertainment #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #MusicNews #Reviews #YearInReview

50 wonderful things from 2021: The performances, moments, and laughs we’ll remember

NPR pop culture critic Linda Holmes lists highlights from the year, including Ted Lasso, a TikTok dog, a twisty mystery, some great performances, and a…

Continue Reading... 50 wonderful things from 2021: The performances, moments, and laughs we’ll remember
Posted in ! #Headlines #Arts #Awards #BusinessNews #EntertainmentNews #Newsfeed #People #Tesla Billionaires

Elon Musk is Time’s 2021 Person of the Year

The magazine says it gives the title to the person who had the greatest influence for the past year. Musk, the richest person on Earth,…

Continue Reading... Elon Musk is Time’s 2021 Person of the Year
Posted in #Arts #Entertainment #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #MusicNews #Reviews #Television

Cast surprises and Kevin Hart rescue ‘Facts of Life’ and ‘Diff’rent Strokes’ revival

The best parts of Tuesday’s live special on ABC came when actors added something new to the decades-old scripts. (Image credit: Christopher Willard/ABC) Source: https://www.npr.org/2021/12/08/1062311142/facts-of-life–diffrent-strokes-live-kevin-hart-snoop-dogg…

Continue Reading... Cast surprises and Kevin Hart rescue ‘Facts of Life’ and ‘Diff’rent Strokes’ revival
Posted in #Arts #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #Music #MusicNews #People #Photography

Rock is dead, but the photographer’s iconic images of Bowie, Blondie and more live on

Mick Rock, iconic photographer of rock stars, has died. He was known for his images of David Bowie, Lou Reed, Queen and Blondie. He was…

Continue Reading... Rock is dead, but the photographer’s iconic images of Bowie, Blondie and more live on
Posted in ! #Headlines #Arts #Documentary #EntertainmentNews #History #Newsfeed #People prisons violence

How the Attica prison uprising started — and why it still resonates today

A new documentary goes behind the walls of the deadly 1971 uprising. Attica filmmaker Stanley Nelson and former prisoner Arthur Harrison reflect on the five-day…

Continue Reading... How the Attica prison uprising started — and why it still resonates today
Posted in #Art #Arts #BlackLivesMatter #CivilRights #EntertainmentNews #HumanRights #IndieBrew #MusicNews #People

She guarded the Black Lives Matter memorial. Now, she’s working to protect its art

Nadine Seiler, one of those who watched over a fence at what became Black Lives Matter Plaza, is working to find homes for more than…

Continue Reading... She guarded the Black Lives Matter memorial. Now, she’s working to protect its art
Posted in #Art #Arts #Diversity #EntertainmentNews #Government #History #IndieBrew #MusicNews #People #Photography

Smithsonian Acquires Rare Antique Portraits From First Black Photographers

The Smithsonian American Art Museum has bought a collection of early photographs, including very rare daguerreotypes from three early Black photographers dating to the mid…

Continue Reading... Smithsonian Acquires Rare Antique Portraits From First Black Photographers
Posted in #Art #Arts #CoronaVirus #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #Mexico #MusicNews covid19 pandemic

PHOTOS: Mexican Artists Create Fantastical Masks To Show The Many Faces Of COVID

Two professors invited indigenous artisans to make masks portraying the agent of the pandemic — the coronavirus — through the lens of their cultural traditions….

Continue Reading... PHOTOS: Mexican Artists Create Fantastical Masks To Show The Many Faces Of COVID
Posted in #Arts #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #MusicNews #People #Television

Mike Richards Resigns As Host Of Jeopardy!

Richards has been scrutinized over earlier allegations of a hostile work environment, as well as inappropriate comments he allegedly made about women on a podcast…

Continue Reading... Mike Richards Resigns As Host Of Jeopardy!
Posted in #Arts #Entertainment #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #Music #MusicNews #People LGBTQ

The Music Industry Is Holding DaBaby Accountable

After making homophobic comments during a performance, rapper DaBaby has been widely criticized and dropped from multiple festivals. The fallout could mark a cultural shift…

Continue Reading... The Music Industry Is Holding DaBaby Accountable
Posted in #Arts #Books #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #Literature #MusicNews #Reviews

Feeling Lost? These 3 Fantasy Novels Will Help You Be The Hero Of Your Own Story

Sometimes books can be a literal escape, not just a figurative one. Our critic Alethea Kontis recommends three fantasy novels that helped her along the…

Continue Reading... Feeling Lost? These 3 Fantasy Novels Will Help You Be The Hero Of Your Own Story
Posted in #Arts #Entertainment #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #Movies #MusicNews #Reviews

Celebrate Life On Earth With 4 Films That Look Into The Great Beyond

The new film Nine Days — at its essence, a reminder to celebrate every moment you’re given — is both deep and fun. Here are…

Continue Reading... Celebrate Life On Earth With 4 Films That Look Into The Great Beyond
Posted in ! #Headlines #Arts #Books #EntertainmentNews #Newsfeed #Politics #Trump

Michael Wolff’s Third Strike At Trump White House Has Hits And Misses

The author has gifts as a writer: a novelistic eye for scene and detail, an ear for realistic dialogue. His story keeps moving, free of…

Continue Reading... Michael Wolff’s Third Strike At Trump White House Has Hits And Misses
Posted in #Arts #Books #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #MusicNews #Politics #Reviews #Trump #Truth

How It Went Down: Authors Go Deep Into Doomed 2020 Trump White House

By haranguing all who will listen, in interviews or rally rants, Donald Trump even now is demonstrating his abiding and preternatural confidence in his own…

Continue Reading... How It Went Down: Authors Go Deep Into Doomed 2020 Trump White House
Posted in #Arts #Entertainment #EntertainmentNews #IndieBrew #Movies #MusicNews #Politics #Reviews #Women

This 1983 Feminist Film Was Set In The Dystopian Future, So Basically Right Now

Born in Flames was made by pioneering underground filmmaker Lizzie Borden. She vanished from screens for decades, and now her work is being rediscovered. (Image…

Continue Reading... This 1983 Feminist Film Was Set In The Dystopian Future, So Basically Right Now