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TUESDAY MUSEDAY – Stevie Ray Vaughan

Almost thirty years after his death in a helicopter accident, Stevie Ray Vaughan’s legacy seems untouched. SRV’s music keeps on inspiring and motivating young and advanced guitar players on their journey to soulful music playing and mastery. But that’s not all. As John Mayer rightfully expressed while introducing the Dallas-born music prodigy at the Rock […]

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TUESDAY MUSEDAY – William Eggleston (photographer)

« Aurélie? That’s odd for a name. That’s cute. » These are Eggleston’s words, thrown at me with a mischievous look on the occasion of a Spring afternoon of 2006, the day of a press conference held in Dunkirk for his « Spirit of Dunkerque » exhibition. Truth is, there are thousands reasons to like […]

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“The Priestess of Polka Dots”, a.k.a. Yayoï Kusama, is an avant-garde artist and writer of Japanese descent. After moving to New York in 1957, (with an extra push from Georgia O’Keefe), her artwork went from 2D to… infinity. While painting still remains one of Kusama’s daily artistic mediums, her forte lies in installation and sculpture. […]

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Featured this week: Cold Bath Street, Return To Earth. Already available. Bio:  Cold Bath Street Band are improvisers based at UCLan Preston. Music develops from small phrases or instructions which are used as material to build in response to or develop around. Find Cold Bath Street on Facebook and Bandcamp. Return To Earth by Cold […]