Friday, November 26

Tag: Emmylou Harris

(Highlight Reel):  Juno Award Winning Alt-Rockers DEAR ROUGE Educates Us on Social Media Usage with “Fake Fame”
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(Highlight Reel): Juno Award Winning Alt-Rockers DEAR ROUGE Educates Us on Social Media Usage with “Fake Fame”

Editor's Note:  Here at Scholastic Perspectives, we'll be examining social media usage and its impact on students coming up.  As an educator, one thing I've noticed is missing is the lack of digital citizenship that is being taught towards our students.  Because of this, students aren't socialized like they should be and major cyberbullying issues arise because of the lack of digital citizenship in the curriculum.  As educators, we need to realize that cell phones are here to stay and we need to adapt, and that's teaching students how to interact appropriately on their cell phones.  Also, set aside times to put away the cell phone and be present, especially when you're with loved ones, nature, or at concerts and other forms of entertainment.  In this highlight reel with Scholastic Perspect...
MTC’s A-Z Throwback Reviews: Featuring Ryan Adams!
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MTC’s A-Z Throwback Reviews: Featuring Ryan Adams!

Out of Jacksonville, North Carolina comes an indie singer/songwriter who seems to captivate fans of MUSIC whether on stage or through his recordings.  Ryan Adams has been going at it since he received his GED in North Carolina. Ryan Adams was briefly in bands known as Blank Label and The Patty Duke Syndrome briefly formed country music group Whiskeytown before venturing off as a solo artist.  In 2000, Ryan Adams released probably his most critically acclaimed piece of work as an artist entitled "Heartbreaker".  "Heartbreaker" is known for the classic "Oh My Sweet Carolina" and it showcases a storytelling sense, with a hint of punk rock attitude and whiskey tinged country in the music.  The album featured Kim Richey and Emmylou Harris on backing vocals.  The album was so well received that...
Lissie Performs on Twin Peaks and Releases Music Video for “Wild West”
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Lissie Performs on Twin Peaks and Releases Music Video for “Wild West”

On the heels of her appearance in Showtime's Twin Peaks, Lissie has released a new video for "Wild West". This exclusive Twin Peaks version of the track was performed by Lissie in last night's episode and will be available for purchase on the Twin Peaks Official Soundtrack in September. Watch the new "Wild West" video here: https://youtu.be/FwiywQBjjEk The original version of the song appears on Lissie's 2016 album "My Wild West". In similar fashion to the making of Lissie's original "Wild West" video, which was filmed by and features the capers of 4 kids that Lissie's videographer knew, the video for the Twin Peaks version of the track was filmed by 14-yr old Finn Deen-Lester. On the making of this new "Wild West" video, Lissie explains: "My friends teenage son takes photos & makes ...