Bestselling author William D. Cohan, whose reporting and writing have been hailed as “gripping” (the New York Times), “authoritative” (the Washington Post), and “seductively engrossing” (Chicago Tribune), presents a stunning new account of the Duke lacrosse team scandal that reveals the pressures faced by America’s elite colleges and universities and pulls back the curtain, in a...
In celebration of its 2oth anniversary, the Hudon Valley Bluegrass Association will present the Gibson Brothers in concert Saturday, April 26, at 7:30 p.m. at Christ Epicscopal Church in Poughkeepsie. In 2013, the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) awarded several "Bests": Instrumental Group of the Year, Vocal Group of the Year, and Song of the Year. In addition, Eric Gibson...
In celebration of its twentieth anniversary, the Hudson Valley Bluegrass Association will present award-winning bluegrass duo The Gibson Brothers in concert 7:30 Saturday, April 26, at Christ Church, 20 Carroll Street in Poughkeepsie.
Additional information, directions and advance tickets are available at HVBA website, www.hvbluegrass.org.
Swear and Shake is quickly rising on the music scene; they’ve toured with The Lumineers, Delta Rae and more, and have played festivals like Governors Ball, SXSW and Mountain Jam. Their “postcard-perfect indie folk with an undercurrent of sly humor” is making a name for Swear and Shake as “a band you’ve got to see.” The energetic, joyful quartet even has local roots - the group...
Once best-known as the front man for The Push Stars, Chris Trapper is now probably better known for his original song, This Time, the #1 selling tune on the Grammy nominated soundtrack for August Rush. His songs have a pop-appeal, but with the intelligence & depth of complete movies—novella worlds he brings his audience to with skill & emotion.
Quirky composer and multi-instrumentalist Michael Hearst — along with a five-piece band — performs his composition, Songs for Unusual Creatures, at the Hudson Opera House. This 16-movement piece is dedicated to the blobfish, the Australian bilby, the magnapinna squid, and various other strange and exotic animals from around the globe. An audio-visual presentation accompanies the...
From the Mile to the Marathon, the 32nd annual Kiwanis Kingston Classic now offers "a distance for everyone" as you race through one of the Hudson Valley's most historic cities!
Every athlete will enjoy:
- Scenic courses
-Premier event production
-Interactive Fitness Expo with fun for the whole family
-FREE Weekly Training Sessions
-Well-deserved finishers medal & participant t-shirt
In cooperation with the Kiwanis Club of Kingston, New York, experience " a distance for everyone!" in Upstate New York in April - the perfect spring spot for a race! Great courses and family-friendly fun make this a win at any distance. Boasting perfect weather for running, the Kiwanis Kingston Classic, presented by HITS Endurance is a destination event like no other.