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    Nolwenn Leroy’s Music Video About A Foolish Horse

    by  • 10 May, 2015 • Music, Video • 0 Comments

    Nolwenn Leroy

    Nolwenn Leroy combines a traditional 15th century medieval song, this one from French Burgundy “The Wolf, the Fox and the Weasel” and one from Brittany “Michao’s Mare” (both an allegory for the judgement day). Just like the last of her music videos posted here “Tri Martolod” the translated lyrics might seem simplistic and even...

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    A Music Video In The Language Of Ancient Britain

    by  • 5 April, 2015 • Music, Video • 1 Comment

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    It’s been awhile since I’ve posted an ethnic music video, here’s one by Nolwenn Leroy, a lass from Brittany singing a traditional folk song in the ancient language of England, Breton (think King Arthur’s court). If it doesn’t sound much like English it’s because it predates the Anglo-Saxon “Anglese” low German spoken by guys...

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    School Kids Battle Snow To Hear Global Warming Message

    by  • 21 March, 2015 • Culture, Music, Politics • 2 Comments

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    Happy, happy, joy, joy… UNITED NATIONS — About 1,200 middle school children trudged through the latest snow storm to the United Nations General Assembly on Friday evening to hear hip hop singer and producer Pharrell Williams talk about climate change. The U.N. sponsored the event, along the U.N. Foundation and MixRadio, to celebrate International...

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    Rapper Azealia Banks Says She Hates America And White Conservatives

    by  • 17 March, 2015 • Culture, Music, Politics, Racism • 5 Comments

    Azealia Banks

    Don’t let the door hit ya’… Rapper Azealia Banks spoke frankly to Playboy Magazine about her problem with “fat white Americans,” and now, her comments have sparked controversy online. 23-year-old Banks, a New York native, spoke candidly to Playboy about her dislike of America and her desire to move somewhere else. “I hate everything...

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