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Confessions of a Documentary Addict: From Peter Gabriel to Egg Donors

Karin Badt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

Every year when I come back from the Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival, it's like coming off a drug. Documentaries are a great way to catch up on the world and these days, they're immensely entertaining.

Peter Gabriel Plays Tom Waits To Promote Peace In Central Africa

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

The Voice Project is an effort to use music as a way to support the peace movement in northern Uganda, home of the longest-lasting conflict in Africa,...

Mercy, Mercy Me (The Ecology): A Playlist For Earth Day

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Here's an Earth Day playlist of songs about taking better care of Planet Earth, better care of one another and better care of ourselves.

The Imagine Project: A Conversation With Herbie Hancock

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

This modern legend is considered one of the greatest innovators and most influential musicians of the 20th and 21st centuries, and Herbie Hancock's music continues to transcend jazz's stereotype.

Cover Me

Jamie Reidy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jamie Reidy

We want to see our favorite bands play the songs to which we have attached memories, and then we want to see those bands play those songs the way we remember them. Cover bands do both.

This Charming Life: A Conversation with Joan Armatrading, Plus Peter Gabriel's Scratch My Back Review, and Jakob Dylan and Manchester Orchestra News

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

In an interview, Joan Armatrading shares some insights with us into her latest album, her career, and, of course, her stint in The New York City Marathon.

HuffPost Reviews: Alice In Chains, Rosanne Cash, Kiss, and more, plus a Brandi Carlile Interview, and This Week's New Albums

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

With Layne Staley's death, Alice In Chains was all but done. But fourteen years later, here we are with something that sounds a lot like what the group would have had they returned to the studio a couple years later.

To Know the Library Is To Love the Library -- But Who Knows the Library?

Toby Greenwalt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Toby Greenwalt

I've been a public librarian for about five years now, and the contrast between our users and our non-users is remarkable. One group consists of diehard fans. Another group seems to think we do nothing but read all day.

HuffPost Reviews: Paul McCartney, John Mayer, Jason Mraz, and Norah Jones

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Good Evening, New York City is a dream come true for Beatles fans, but what about McCartney and Wings devotees?

Introducing 'The Adults,' a New Group of Truth-Tellers

Jack Healey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jack Healey

The U.S. needs an "adult" group. A group who does good "stuff" but with a different mandate. The first and only criterion to get into this special group is that you tell the truth all the time.

Who Is Gary Go?

Jon Chattman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Gary Go is a rising UK star who has gained momentum by landing a spot touring with pop star Lady Gaga, having performed with just his iPhone at Wembley Stadium.

HuffPost Video Premiere: Third Eye Blind "Don't Believe A Word," plus The Jayhawks, Genesis, and Peanuts 1960's Collection

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"I wanted to create a video that actually represented Third Eye Blind," says Stephan Jenkins, lead singer and songwriter for Third Eye Blind.

Amnesty Salutes Its Secret Policemen

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Gregory Weinkauf

The Secret Policeman's Film Festival celebrates three decades of comedy and music in service of Amnesty's efforts round the world.

New Tunes On Monday: George Harrison, Rob Thomas, Among The Oak & Ash, and Survivor (Kind Of) Plays Jeremy's Wedding

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The new collection Let It Roll/Songs By George Harrison is going to thrill those waiting for an album that combines his solo Apple recordings with Beatles titles and tracks from the Dark Horse years.

Even Bigger Balls Than Mark Sanford...

Gregory Weinkauf | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Gregory Weinkauf

Treat yourself and see the Secret Policeman's Film Festival.

The Curious Incident of a US Extradition in the Night-Time

Denis Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Denis Campbell

In many ways Gary's disease reveals an intellectually and emotionally na�ve child locked in a man's body. There his mind is both his biggest friend and greatest enemy.

And Now For Something Completely Different: The Secret Policeman's Film Festival

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

With the steady stream of elaborately produced, consciousness-raising concerts, The Secret Policeman's Ball is a symbol that anything is possible when you're trying to do the right thing for the planet.

Get Rid of Best Song Performances at the Oscars -- Completely

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Peter Gabriel's little snit actually may serve a useful purpose. Could this be the inroad needed to get rid of the ridiculous performances of best-song nominees altogether in the Oscar telecast?

Stories To Live By, Thanks To "The Elders"

Julia Moulden | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Julia Moulden

People around the world tell stories at this time of year - around the table, by reading aloud to one another, and through song. These tales are a way...

Paul Simon's Lyrics & The Case Of The Vanishing Compact Disc

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The problem of compact discs disappearing from the marketplace is worse than it was only a year ago. Store buyers just ain't a-buyin' from the labels, and it's looking grim all over.

Say Anything: Help John McCain Get His Message of Hate and Racism to Every American Voter

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jesse Kornbluth

You'll want your fellow citizens to be prepared when the real hate comes down, so, please, take this first series of robocalls and share them.

Peter Gabriel Launches Music Aggregator

Silicon Alley Insider | Peter Kafka | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As professional aggregators/filters, we're both friendly to and suspicious of services that claim to be able to sort through tons of media options and...