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Modern Ambience: Heard but seldom seen, anti-social, random music is massive

Modern Ambience: Heard but seldom seen, anti-social, random music is massive

There is no easy way to enter this realm, nor is there a clear path back to the origination of the sound creation known as ambient music. When music scholars try to pinpoint where and when this kind of atmospheric music originated, most say that in the 1970s when the use of the synthesizer a…

September 20, 2014 10:30 pm Photos

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Modern Ambient Music: Heard but not seen, the anti-social, anti-rock-star form

Modern Ambient Music: Heard but not seen, the anti-social, anti-rock-star form

There is no easy way to enter this realm, nor is there a clear path back to the origination of the sound creation known as ambient music. When music scholars try to pinpoint where and when this kind of atmospheric music originated, most say that in the 1970s when the use of the synthesizer a…

July 26, 2014 10:30 pm Photos

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OFFBEAT: Local author and Vera Wang both ready for summer weddings

OFFBEAT: Local author and Vera Wang both ready for summer weddings

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

July 29, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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JOHN DAVIES: ‘S-in-motion’ is pioneering innovation

JOHN DAVIES: ‘S-in-motion’ is pioneering innovation

Innovation technology? Yes! Rust belt industry? No!

June 09, 2013 12:00 am
GUEST COMMENTARY: U.S. still standing, pursuing S&P

GUEST COMMENTARY: U.S. still standing, pursuing S&P

"I am shocked, shocked to find … gambling …" This famous line of the cynical Captain Renault to night club manager Rick in the film classic "Casablanca" comes to mind in reflecting on the practices of American credit rating agencies.

February 09, 2013 11:45 am
Race Card Project creates new type of conversation

Race Card Project creates new type of conversation

She asked for just six words.

December 16, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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OFFBEAT: Howard Stern among Saturday's inductees for 2012 Radio HOF

OFFBEAT: Howard Stern among Saturday's inductees for 2012 Radio HOF

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

November 07, 2012 12:00 am

Lakeshore radio to broadcast NPR's "All Things Considered"

MERRILLVILLE | National Public Radio's newsmagazine "All Things Considered" will begin airing on WLPR-FM weekdays from 3 to 4 p.m. beginning Monday.

February 26, 2012 5:30 pm
OFFBEAT: Tune in to 89.1 F.M. WLPR Lakeshore Drive Wednesday for New Year's Eve ideas and prizes

OFFBEAT: Tune in to 89.1 F.M. WLPR Lakeshore Drive Wednesday for New Year's Eve ideas and prizes

Phil Potempa's daily entertainment news column.

December 28, 2010 12:00 am Photos

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