Tag Archives: Travel and Vacations

Rishikesh Journal: Rebuilding on the Beatles, an Ashram in India Hopes for Revival

Source: New York Times » Music

In Rishikesh, which hit the world’s eye when the Fab Four went there to study with the Maharishi in 1968, renovations and remembrances are underway.

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Road Trip: On the Path of Chuck Berry’s ‘Promised Land,’ Five Decades On

Source: New York Times » Music

The musician’s 1964 hit chronicles the African-American experience in the 20th century. We followed Mr. Berry’s lyrical route to see what had changed.

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Q&A: In an Arkansas Town, Music Is Key to a Comeback

Source: New York Times » Music

Terry Stewart, formerly with the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, has a plan to bring tourists to El Dorado, Ark. The focus is on the arts.

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Pursuits: Accordions, Étouffée and Nonstop Dancing in a Zydeco Capital

Source: New York Times » Music

In Breaux Bridge and Lafayette, La., music is the magnet — the Festival International de Louisiane is scheduled for April. Boudin is on the menu too.

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Where to Go Now: Exploring Bob Dylan’s New York

Source: New York Times » Music

Greenwich Village is much different now than the neighborhood Bob Dylan left behind, but there are still remnants and landmarks worth exploring for aspiring Dylanologists.

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Advertising: Roberto Medina, Founder of Rock in Rio Festival, Takes it to Las Vegas

Source: New York Times » Music

Thirty years after its first edition in Brazil, the festival will go to Nevada in 2015, but some are unsure if it can be successful in the United States.

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