Amy Winehouse StateOfTheArt Hologram To Tour The World

first_img Email Facebook News Twitter Read more The late GRAMMY winner’s catalog will be brought to life in a performance complete with a live band Jennifer VelezGRAMMYs Oct 22, 2018 – 1:04 pm A hologram will bring the late Amy Winehouse to the stage again in a world tour that will begin at the end of 2019.The GRAMMY winner, who came to fame for her soulful vocals and jazz, R&B and pop-infused ballads, will be projected performing digitally remastered original recordings along with a live  band. Mitch Winehouse, the singer’s father, told Reuters that all proceeds from the concerts will go to the foundation established after Winehouse’s death, the Amy Winehouse Foundation.”Fans have been clamoring for something new from Amy, but really there isn’t anything new” in terms of music, Mitch Winehouse said. “We felt this would be a tremendous way for Amy both to revisit her fans through a hologram, and also an incredible way to raise money for our foundation.”The hologram will be produced in partnership with Base Hologram. Mixing “advanced holographic cinema with live entertainment” and using “state-of-the-art proprietary technology,” the studio is currently bringing entertainment experiences to audiences including the concerts of late Maria Callas and Roy Orbison in concert, both which currently are still touring. Amy Winehouse “State-Of-The-Art” Hologram To Tour The World We’re excited to announce that we’re partnering with the family of GRAMMY Award-winning artist @amywinehouse to celebrate her legacy. This worldwide hologram tour, set to start in late 2019, will raise funds and awareness for @AmysFoundation!— BASE Hologram (@BASEHologram) October 11, 2018Winehouse’s concert will mimic her stage presence, her movement and dancing on stage. Base will hire an actress who will reenact Winehouse in order to make the hologram, which will then be completed with prosthetics and computer generated imagery, according to Reuters.In the past, holograms have brought dead iconic singers to stages like Tupac’s 2012 Coachella experience and a performance by Michael Jackson at Billboard Music Awards in 2014.Winehouse died at the age of 27 as a result of alcohol poisoning. She was six-time GRAMMY winner, including for Record Of The Year for “Rehab” and Best New Artist at the 50th GRAMMY Awards.Winehouse’s concert will reportedly be between 75 and 110 minutes in length, giving her many adoring fans a new way to experience her music and celebrate her legacy.”Tom Petty Weekend” Celebrated In Home Town Of Gainesville, Fla. Amy Winehouse Hologram To Tour The World amy-winehouse-state-art-hologram-tour-worldlast_img read more

The Wilmington Insider For May 14 2018

first_imgWILMINGTON, MA — Below is a round-up of what’s going on in Wilmington on Monday, May 14, 2018:Happening Today:Weather: Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.Municipal Meetings:  The Wilmington Housing Authority meets at 5pm in Deming Way’s Community Hall. Read the agenda HERE. … The Wilmington Board of Selectmen meets at 7pm in Town Hall’s Room 9. Read the agenda HERE. … The Wilmington Historical Commission meets at 7pm at the Town Museum. Read the agenda HERE.In The Community: Cut Scout Pack 361 is holding a Registration Night from 6pm to 7:30pm at the Wilmington United Methodist Church. Learn more HERE.In The Community: Wilmington residents are invited to an interactive presentation called “The Truth About Vaping,” organized by the Tewksbury Police Department and the Tewksbury Congregational Church. This event for parents of teens takes place at 7pm at the Church (10 East Street). Learn more HERE.At The Library: Baby Laptime at 9:30am. Everyone Communicates, Few Connect at 10am. Exploration Station: Spring Animals at 10:30am. Maker Mondays: 3Doodlers at 3:45pm. [Learn more and register HERE.]At The Senior Center: Blood Pressure at 9:30am. SBF Exercise at 9:45am. Special Exercise at 11am. Will Bowling at 12:30pm. Quilting at 1pm. [Learn more HERE.]Go Wildcats!: 10 Wilmington High School games are scheduled. See the schedule HERE.(NOTE: What did I miss? Let me know by commenting below, commenting on the Facebook page, or emailing I may be able to update this post.)Like Wilmington Apple on Facebook. Follow Wilmington Apple on Twitter. Follow Wilmington Apple on Instagram. Subscribe to Wilmington Apple’s daily email newsletter HERE. Got a comment, question, photo, press release, or news tip? Email this:TwitterFacebookLike this:Like Loading… Related5 Things To Do In Wilmington On Wednesday, August 28, 2019In “5 Things To Do Today”5 Things To Do In Wilmington On Thursday, August 15, 2019In “5 Things To Do Today”5 Things To Do In Wilmington On Monday, September 9, 2019In “5 Things To Do Today”last_img read more

Political Roundup First Lady Calls For Personnel Changes And New Leadership In

first_imgListen 00:00 /00:00 First Lady Melania Trump is calling for the firing of a deputy national security adviser. Three election recounts are underway in Florida. Houston-area State Rep. Dennis Bonnen looks poised to lead the Texas House. And the field for the 2020 Presidential race is starting to take shape.The Houston Matters experts break down those and other political stories with an eye for how they might affect Houston and Texas.Joining host Ernie Manouse for this week’s discussion are Elizabeth Simas from the University of Houston, and Houston Chronicle columnist Erica Grieder. X Share To embed this piece of audio in your site, please use this code: last_img read more

Unity in diversity is Indias strength Mamata

first_imgKolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee Thursday said that unity in diversity is India’s strength, and asked people to uphold the spirit and remain united. Referring to a Sanskrit phrase found in Maha Upanishad, ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’, meaning, “the world is one family”, the chief minister, on International Human Solidarity Day, urged everybody to stay united and fight the divisive forces. “On International Human Solidarity Day, let us pledge to uphold the spirit of ‘Vasudhaiva Kutumbakam’ in truest sense. Unity in diversity is India’s strength,” Banerjee tweeted. “We must all be united and fight against the forces which seek to divide us for selfish reasons,” she added. The United Nations’ (UN) International Human Solidarity Day is annually held on December 20 to celebrate unity in diversity. It also aims to remind people on the importance of solidarity in working towards eradicating poverty.last_img read more

Drives to curb dengue threat ahead of summer launched

first_imgKolkata: The Kolkata Municipal Corporation (KMC) launched its first phase of anti-dengue drives in the city ahead of the summer season on Saturday. About thousand people took part in the central rally, which was taken out from the KMC headquarters on S N Banerjee Road, to create awareness about the disease. Another couple of thousands took part in various rallies organised by 144 ward councillors as part of the first phase of the city’s battle against dengue. Also Read – Bose & Gandhi: More similar than apart, says Sugata BoseThe central rally, which was attended by Deputy Mayor Atin Ghosh, the state Power minister Sobhandeb Chattopadhyay, special municipal commissioners Tapas Chowdhury and Shahzad Shibli, administrative officials of various departments, also had film actors, including Deb and Mimi, and former Indian Olympian Gurbux Singh and poet Chandril Bhattacharya. Deb and Mimi urged local residents not to allow water-logging in front of their homes and emphasised on preventive measures to control the disease. Also Read – Rs 13,000 crore investment to provide 2 lakh jobs: MamataPeople were accompanied by a musical band, Chhau dancers and a group of musicians with dhol kartaal, who performed on various folk tunes of Bengal. Some of them held placards with thought-provoking messages aimed to create awareness about the disease donning costumes of Doraemon, Motu Patlu and Mickey Mouse. Lauding the initiative by the deputy mayor for organising such drives and bringing down the number of dengue cases last year, Hakim said the chances of dengue and malaria breakouts seemed bleak this year. But it is better to take precautionary measures, he said. Citing a recent incident, in which a few KMC workers were attacked by members of a household during a dengue drive, Hakim said: “Do not assault or attack civic workers who visit your home for inspection. I request your cooperation in this regard.” The second phase of the drive is scheduled to commence from July and continue till October.last_img read more

GNU Nano 40 text editor releases

first_imgGNU team released version 4.0 of their GNU Nano, a text editor for Unix-like computing systems that use command line interface, yesterday. GNU Nano 4.0 explores new changes and improvements. GNU Nano 4.0 release has been named as “Thy Rope of Sands”. What’s new in GNU Nano 4.0? The overlong line that used to get automatically hard-wrapped has been fixed in GNU Nano 4.0. Smooth scrolling has become the default in GNU Nano 4.0. No newline character will be added automatically at end of buffer. Option –breaklonglines (-b) can easily turn the automatic hard-wrapping back on. Other pption –jumpyscrolling (-j) provides the chunky, half-screen scrolling, and option –emptyline (-e) leaves the line below the title bar unused. and can now do a linewise scroll instead of a findnext. Option –guidestripe= is now able to draw a vertical bar at the given column in GNU Nano 4.0. In case a line continues offscreen, it will now end with a highlighted “>” in GNU Nano 4.0. The bindable functions such as ‘cutwordleft’ and ‘cutwordright’ have been renamed in GNU Nano 4.0. The paragraph-jumping functions have been moved from Search to Go-to-Line. An option –rebinddelete can compensate for more misbindings. The –disable-wrapping-as-root configure option has been removed. For more details on GNU Nano 4.0, check out the official release notes. Read Next GNU Octave 5.1.0 releases with new changes and improvements GNU Health Federation message and authentication server drops MongoDB and adopts PostgreSQL GNU Bison 3.3 released with major bug fixes, yyrhs and yyphrs tables, token constructors and morelast_img read more

Transat boosts service to Malaga Spain for winter 201617

first_imgTransat boosts service to Malaga, Spain for winter 2016-17 Share Tags: Air Transat, New Routes, Spain MONTREAL — Air Transat has added an extra flight to Malaga, Spain this winter, now offering departures to the sunny and popular destination twice weekly during high season.Direct flights will be operated from Montreal and service will also be available from Toronto, with a connection.Weekly service to Malaga starts Jan. 23 and goes biweekly on March 1.“Characterized by its mild winters, among other things, the Costa del Sol is perfect for combining relaxation and discovery during a short or long stay,” said President and General Manager of Transat Tours Canada, Annick Guérard. “In addition to the flights, travellers get access to plenty of one-stop packages, or à la carte accommodation options and car rentals for more flexibility.”Air Transat’s 2016-17 winter flight program offers 34 sun destinations and departures from 22 cities in Canada, in addition to its Europe program.Here are the highlights of its 2016-17 transatlantic winter program:More news:  Direct Travel names Smith as Senior VP, Leisure Marketing, North AmericaFrom Toronto:Daily direct flights to LondonDirect flights to Manchester, Glasgow, Porto, Lisbon and FaroFlights to Paris and Malaga, via MontrealFrom Montreal:Daily direct flights to ParisTwo direct weekly flights to Malaga during high seasonFlights to London, Manchester, Glasgow, Porto and Lisbon, via TorontoDirect flights to Rome and Barcelona as of AprilFrom Vancouver:Weekly direct flights to London (twice weekly as of December)From Quebec City:Weekly direct flights to Paris as of February Posted bycenter_img Tuesday, August 23, 2016 Travelweek Group << Previous PostNext Post >>last_img read more