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Comedian records special in Burlington

Comedian records special in Burlington

November 18, 2016

Not only is this comedian hilarious, but he is philanthropic, generous, open-minded and holds close tie...

Burly beer makers tell insider tips

Bridget Higdon

November 17, 2016

Filed under Arts, Previews

For many, drinking beer is a celebration in itself, but for two local Vermont authors, brewing it at home is just as thrilling. Authors Bill Mares and Todd Haire will be at Phoenix Books in Burlington to talk about their new book “Making Beer.” Mares has been brewing his own beer at home for most of his life, he said. ...

Hip-hop history tale gets down to business

Hip-hop history tale gets down to business

November 16, 2016

Calling all music lovers; Netflix just brought an era of music to television like never before. “T...

UVM ensemble to ‘jazz’ Southwick

UVM ensemble to ‘jazz’ Southwick

November 15, 2016

Thanksgiving may be right around the corner, but there are still opportunities to catch some music be...

Musician makes childhood dreams a reality

November 11, 2016

Filed under Arts

Fresh off his European tour, Burlington will host one of Rolling Stone magazine’s “10 New Artists You Need to Know” this November. Bayonne, Roger Sellers’ stage name, is performing Nov. 9, at Higher Ground. An Austin, Texas native, Sellers became interested in music at a very young age, and started putting on shows by ba...

Student band finds place in the Burly scene

Student band finds place in the Burly scene

November 10, 2016

A guitarist handed flyers out around campus last year in search of new bandmates. One year and three b...

Local artist looks for extraordinary in the ordinary

Healy Fallon

November 9, 2016

Filed under Artist Spotlight, Arts

One Vermont artist aspires to live in a space with walls full of bulletin boards, so if he has an idea or vision, he can note it down and won’t have to worry about it escaping his mind. This artist, Robert Gold, is a former dentist and teacher of dentistry at Harvard University. Gold garnered attention from the art community in Verm...

UVM dance company to perform fall recital

UVM dance company to perform fall recital

November 8, 2016

Dancers will hit the stage in Southwick later this month. The Orchesis Dance Company will be hosting i...

Folk artist gets nostalgic in new project

Folk artist gets nostalgic in new project

November 3, 2016

An album about nostalgia, “Ape in Pink Marble,” leaves listeners longing for places they have never been to and people they have never met. “Ape ...

Folk artist gets nostalgic in new project

Folk artist gets nostalgic in new project

November 3, 2016

An album about nostalgia, “Ape in Pink Marble,” leaves listeners longing for places they have never been to and people they have never met. “Ape in Pi...

Mystery thriller burns up

Colin Kamphuis

November 2, 2016

Filed under Arts, Reviews

Despite a strong cast and experienced director, “Inferno” continues the downwards spiral in quality characteristic of recent films following a similar formula. Tom Hanks returns as Professor Robert Langdon in the film adapted from Dan Brown’s most recent novel. Like “The Da Vinci Code” and “Angels and Demons,...

What to see in Burlington’s South End

What to see in Burlington’s South End

November 2, 2016

The South End of Burlington is full of hidden gems. UVM students need to venture out to this area mor...

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