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New Album Releases: Laura Veirs, The Shires, Manic Street Preachers and The Velvet Hands

It’s a theme that resonates through the 12 warm and gloriously melodic tracks here, each bursting with small detail: “No fear, no confusion, just a slither of the moon” as she sings on The Meadow, the album’s most ineffably beautiful song. The style is country, folk, broadly Americana, Viers’s voice sometimes soft, high and soaring, at other times as ro… ...

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‘Manic,’ ‘New York is Dead’ Among Top Winners at New York Television Festival

“Manic” and “New York is Dead” were among the winners of the independent pilot competition held as part of the 13th annual New York Television Festival, which wrapped Saturday night. “Manic” took the honors for drama or dramedy. The pilot from Yolanda Carney, Kate Marks and Kimberley Browning of Los Angeles revolves around a teenager who is derailed by a ...

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