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Welcome to Washington Sting and Peter Gabriel

Jack Healey | Posted 06.10.2016 | Entertainment
Jack Healey

As my two old friends, Sting and Peter Gabriel, make their way to the Verizon Center on June 23 in Washington DC, I want to remember their work in bri...

Rosés to Get Your Summer Started

Colleen Mullaney | Posted 06.09.2016 | Taste
Colleen Mullaney

Rosé is on trend to be everyone's go-to choice for a refreshing summer sip. Whether it's on your porch, poolside, or at the beach. Here are a few reasons to drink it, ( like you needed one), and our picks for every budget and every reason!

Behind the Scenes with 'Cirque du Soleil Paramour' Producer Scott Zeiger

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 04.27.2016 | Arts
Jeryl Brunner

Scott Zeiger always knew he would work in entertainment -- especially in live entertainment. Barely out of his teen years, he was already booking rock...

Gideon King & City Blog Are a New Take on Steely Dan

Rebecca Bohanan | Posted 04.21.2016 | Arts
Rebecca Bohanan

While helming the group on lead guitar, King's assembled a diverse collective of accomplished musicians from around the world who enter and exit both the studio and his songs with chill-yet-virtuosic ease.

See New York as You've Never Seen It with Evan Joseph, Photographer to the Stars

Jeryl Brunner | Posted 02.19.2016 | Books
Jeryl Brunner

When it comes to photographing the residences of famous people, Evan Joseph is the "it" guy. He has been around the globe shooting the homes of Sting...

See You In The Music, Natalie Cole

David Munk | Posted 01.14.2016 | Entertainment
David Munk

Natalie Cole often told me that she liked to sing "with a smile in my voice." Not long before she died, she mentioned what she wanted her epitaph to be. She captured herself with impressive economy: "Natalie Cole: the daughter of a king, the mother of a prince, a friend to all."

Beyond Bono: Music and Philanthropy

Linda Novick O'Keefe | Posted 12.28.2015 | Entertainment
Linda Novick O'Keefe

I wish I could sing, and belt out every feeling like Nina Simone or sing a love letter to my daughter like Paul Simon. I love music and have long been impressed with the artists that enrich our world in so many ways.

Prostitution Sting Nets 95 People, Including Man In Maid Outfit

The Huffington Post | Nina Golgowski | Posted 12.17.2015 | Crime

A five-day undercover prostitution sting in Florida has led to the arrest of 95 people, including three teenagers and a man wearing a French maid outf...

An Open Letter to Those Attending COP 21: The Moral Solution to Climate Change

Richard Greene | Posted 12.10.2015 | Green
Richard Greene

As negotiators struggle in the last few days in Paris, we, the undersigned, would like to suggest the incorporation of a simpler approach to deal with the existential threat facing life on this planet.

School of Rock on Broadway Channels the Film, and More

Regina Weinreich | Posted 12.07.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

First the announcement: the kids in School of Rock bringing down the house at the Winter Garden Theater are playing their own instruments. As this rou...

Sting's Child Eliot Sumner: I Don't Identify With Either Gender

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Eliot Sumner, the child of Sting and Trudie Styler, identifies as non-gendered. The 25-year-old, who previously presented as female, identified simpl...

The David Lynch Foundation Gala: #ChangeBeginsWithin at Carnegie Hall

Sharad Khare | Posted 11.30.2015 | Impact
Sharad Khare

Transcendental Meditation has impacted so many people lives for the better. An organization that promotes this to people who don't have regular access to this type of education has to be commended and supported.

'Bridge of Spies' Premieres at the New York Film Festival

Regina Weinreich | Posted 10.06.2015 | Entertainment
Regina Weinreich

Jan Donovan Amorosi had just seen Steven Spielberg's Bridge of Spies at a special screening the night before its New York Film Festival premiere at Alice Tully Hall on Sunday night. "We had no idea what our father had gone through when we were growing up in Brooklyn."

WWE Night of Champions 2015 -- Matches, Rumors, Predictions and Results!

Michael Warbux | Posted 09.18.2015 | Sports
Michael Warbux

This Sunday, September 20th at 8 p.m. EST, is the 2015 WWE Night of Champions PPV Live on the WWE Network! Night of Champions 2015 is turning out to be a great event with every title up for grabs.

Frank Salvaterra, Sting, Herman Sandler, 9/11 and Me

Neil J. Kirk | Posted 09.11.2015 | New York
Neil J. Kirk

I miss Herman Sandler, David Rice, Frank Salvaterra, Bruce Simmons, Howard Gelling, Tom Clark, Tom Collins, Doug Irgang, Stacey McGowan, Kristi Irvine, Mike Edwards and all the other Sandler O'Neill colleagues who senselessly died on that horrible day.

A-Sides With Jon Chattman: Causing Quite a "Brouhaha" Over The Kickback and Newcomer Soren Bryce

Jon Chattman | Posted 09.09.2015 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

The classically-trained violinist and self-taught guitar, piano, banjo and ukulele player just dropped her self-titled EP, and it's an accomplished, often infectious, and sometimes lyrically biting experience. It's no wonder Ani DiFranco is a recent influence.

Monkey Business: When Mexico Tried to Buy a Gorilla on the Black Market

ADST | Posted 08.17.2016 | World
ADST

Note: Our accounts contain the personal recollections and opinions of the individual interviewed. The views expressed should not be considered officia...

Dalai Lama Presents Awards to MBA Students: How Giving Leads to Happiness

Michael Wohl | Posted 07.29.2016 | Impact
Michael Wohl

Donating business acumen is a powerful and effective way to give back to society. I recently witnessed this while launching an intercollegiate business plan competition to help Tibetan refugees.

Bassist Michael Visceglia Reveals a View From the Side

Tom Semioli | Posted 06.22.2016 | Books
Tom Semioli

"You ask the average person what a bass is, or what a bass sounds like, and most of the time, they don't know. But remove the bass from any piece of music and suddenly it becomes the largest missing piece in the world!

Before This World: Chatting With James Taylor, Plus Joan Baez Receives Ambassador of Conscience Award

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.16.2016 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

According to James Taylor: "Music is that spiritual thing -- that's the thing that compels us so much: It's real. And when it connects with you, you don't make a decision about it."

The Fabulous Broadway Season That Was

Cara Joy David | Posted 05.29.2016 | Arts
Cara Joy David

If you ask me, On The Town, which is currently slightly trailing both other contenders in my Tony polling, deserves the win. I, like most, was worried when the show was announced for that barn of a theater, but director John Rando proved the doubters wrong.

Sting Makes Surprise Appearance With Jimmy Fallon's Ragtime Gals

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 05.23.2015 | Entertainment

The Ragtime Gals may look like big packs of Fruit Stripe gum, but you can't deny they have style. Jimmy Fallon's barbershop quartet decided to brea...

The Zeitgeist

Francis Levy | Posted 05.14.2016 | Arts
Francis Levy

The Zeitgeist is like a person who walks into a room and feels totally at home. "Zeit" in German is time and "Geist" is spirit. So the words literally means "spirit of the time."

Donna De Lory: Review

Ira Israel | Posted 08.27.2016 | Healthy Living
Ira Israel

Like Sting and other genre-defying and genre-creating musicians, Donna De Lory's new remix CD "Universal Light Remixes (From the Unchanging)" is a divine delight! As soon as I put it on I was literally swayed by the subtle grooves, delicious tones, compelling melodies, and eclectic beats.

12 Headlines We'd Read if Madonna Were an Older Man

David Toussaint | Posted 05.20.2015 | Comedy
David Toussaint

Madonna gets a lot of heat for behaving in a way many believe is inappropriate for a woman over 50. Men who are also "of a certain age" often behave in rebel fashion, but are usually lauded for their actions.