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Peter M. Shane

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Begging for More

F EW PIECES of modern drama approach The Threepenny Opera's degree of achievement on any of the several levels on

The SLA: Revolutionary Irresponsibility

"To compound the excitement (of the May 17 shootout between police and FBI officers and members of the Symbionese Liberation

Rock and Folk

Dancing in the Houses. Two Houses are having very different kinds of dances this weekend; both promise to be good.

Rock and Folk

Harvard Square Arts Festival. This weekend is the first of three during which Harvard Square will reportedly explode in song,

Rock and Folk

Ry Cooder and Leon Redbone. The usual reviews of Ry Cooder's concerts have differed mainly as to whether he is

Rock and Folk

The Harder They Come. Those who are reluctant to spend their weekend's music money on a club performance by a

Rock and Folk

Seeger and Guthrie. Although musically and lyrically, Arlo Guthrie's songwriting has steadily matured, I still think the best things he

Rock and Folk

Boys of the Lough. Most people plan their concert schedule on a weekend to weekend basis, ignoring the oceans of

Rock and Folk

Van Morrison. If sound movies had been invented two years ago, the first talkie, The Jazz Singer, would have featured

Heroes Without Names

I M Y FRIEND GENE and I were walking one night last fall down a stretch of Commonwealth Ave. in

Rock and Folk

Gerald Ford and the Corporate State. Unless his agents cancel, Jumpin' Gerry plans to spend part of his time next

Rock and Folk

Linda Ronstadt, Jackson Browne. After doing opening acts for a lot of unappreciative audiences, Linda Ronstadt is finally getting the

Rock and Folk

Randy Newman. If you close your eyes and listen to Randy Newman, you might think you are listening to Ray

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David Bromberg. Bromberg is steadily growing from underground sensation to popular legend, spreading his humor, distinctive vocal style, and impeccable

With Labor and Courage

U NTIL 1970, Chile was one of that vast majority of nations about which most North Americans have heard little.

Data Sculpture
Visual Arts

Painting by the Numbers: Data Visualization

School at School
Columns

What We Forget About School: School

Head of the Charles
Men's Crew

Head of the Charles 2014

Understanding Faith
Columns

Understanding Faith