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Living Traces of Wales at Folk Alliance 2014

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 03.12.2014 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

Welsh music is either the poor stepchild of the Celtic world, or its best-kept secret. So I was glad to see a whole contingent of Welsh musicians showcasing and schmoozing at the Folk Alliance International in Kansas City.

Favorite Finds From Folk Alliance 2013: The Brits

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 05.21.2013 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

My taste runs towards traditional and roots music, but many at Folk Alliance favor singer-songwriters. My second rundown of folk recordings I picked up at this year's Folk Alliance meeting focuses on musicians from Britain, who were there in force this year.

WATCH: The Welsh Art Scene

Peter Greenberg | Posted 02.09.2013 | Travel
Peter Greenberg

From traditional all-male choirs to unique cuisine to a very unusual paper making process, Wales has a lot to offer the curious traveler.

An Adventure In Wales

Peter Greenberg | Posted 01.31.2013 | Travel
Peter Greenberg

Wales may be known for its serene pastoral landscapes, but there's nothing peaceful about adventure travel in this country.

Chef Assaults Kitchen Staffer After Critic Calls Food 'Disgusting'

Posted 10.17.2011 | Food

It's hard to remain calm after a restaurant critic insults your food. But punching a kitchen worker and pushing him down the stairs may be going a tad...

Catherine Charms Wales By Secretly Learning Welsh

Yvonne Yorke | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Yvonne Yorke

I've been asked by several TV networks to comment on Catherine and William's first joint engagement last week. The couple was in Anglesey, Wales to la...

Mr. Cairns Goes to Westminster? UK Election Writ Small, Retail & Local

Denis Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Denis Campbell

There are four dedicated candidates in this race who could all ably represent the people of the Vale of Glamorgan. That kind of dedication would make Mr. Smith very proud indeed.

Wales Week In New York

Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

If you've never heard of St. David's Day, don't worry. St. David is the patron saint of Wales, and the Welsh Assembly Government is taking the oppor...