Music Interview: Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Richard Thompson on His Memoir, “Beeswing” – The Arts Fuse

Music Interview: Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Richard Thompson on His Memoir, "Beeswing" - The Arts Fuse

By Blake Maddux “I really thought that I could sustain a life in music, but perhaps I’d end up in Las Vegas backing Tom Jones or something.” In a 2019 interview (which I conducted), guitarist and singer-songwriter Richard Thompson explained why the memoir that he was writing would cover the years 1967-1975 only. “One of … Read more

Vaping MP misses Riigikogu question spot while chilling to music at home | News | ERR

Vaping MP misses Riigikogu question spot while chilling to music at home | News | ERR

Deputy Riigikogu speaker Martin Helme (EKRE) had called Isamaa MP Tarmo Kruusimäe to ask his question, before which the Riigjkogu’s video link cut to the Kruusimäe’s screen. Far from being primed with a query on a pressing topic of the day, however, Kruusimäe was seen to be reclining on his bed, while vaping, accompanied by … Read more

Noted filmmaker and music scholar Ngawang Choephel appointed TIPA Director – Central Tibetan Administration

Noted filmmaker and music scholar Ngawang Choephel appointed TIPA Director – Central Tibetan Administration

Outgoing and new TIPA Directors: Tsering Choezom and Ngawang Choephel address the press conference, joined virtually by Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay. Dharamshala: A press conference was held Saturday afternoon at the Department of Information and International Relations to announce the appointment of the new TIPA Director Ngawang Choephel. Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay joined the conference … Read more