Frank Zappa Tribute Concert With Umphrey’s, Zappa Band Members To Be Live Streamed

first_imgLast week, we shared news of a promotion from the streaming company LiveList, who planned to broadcast a free live stream of a unique Frank Zappa tribute if enough people signed up for it. We’re happy to report some good news, as LiveList has informed us that the stream will be up and running for tonight’s show!The Cosmik Playground performance features Joel Cummins and Kris Myers from Umphrey’s McGee, Marcus Rezak of Digital Tape Machine, and Arthur Barrow of Frank Zappa’s band. The Cosmik Playground show kicks off at 9 PM Pacific time tonight, so be sure to tune in and jam out to some classic Zappa music from incredible musicians.For those who can’t get enough of the Zappa tunes, be sure to check out Cosmik Playground when they perform post-Phish at the Putnam Den after the SPAC performance on July 3rd. That show will feature its own all-star lineup, with Rezak on guitar, Ed Mann of Frank Zappa’s band on percussion, Scotty Zwang of Dopapod on drums, Todd Stoops of RAQ on keys, and Dan Lolito on the bass. Check out more about that series of late night shows here.You can tune into tonight’s stream by checking out the embedded player below. For more information about the July 3rd Cosmik Playground show, head here or click the poster below.last_img read more

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Ramdhani cops gold, bronze in Canada tournament

first_imgGUYANA’s National Badminton Champion and Olympic prospect, Narayan Ramdhani won gold at the Jack VCR Jack Underhill Open Singles Tournament played at the Vancouver Rackets Club in Vancouver BC, Canada over the weekend.Narayan won the Gold Medal in the Open Men’s Singles Competition and Bronze in the Open Men’s Doubles.According to a release from the Guyana Badminton Association (GBA) “This is a great achievement, considering last year he [Narayan] got the Bronze Medal in Singles at this tournament and this year he won the Gold.“[It] shows that his training is progressing at the Shuttlesport Badminton Academy in Vancouver where he is based for over a year and a half. There is no doubt that he has a consistent record over the last 8 years.”This is also Ramdhani’s second Gold in a stretch as he won the Under-23 men’s singles at the 2017 VRC Remembrance Day Open Badminton Tournament in Vancouver, BC, Canada last year (2017).Narayan will be taking part in a number of tournaments leading up to the Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast Australia in April 2018, when he will be representing Guyana.last_img read more

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