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The HUM: MLK Jr. & All That Jazz

The HUM: MLK Jr. & All That Jazz

When I was a boy growing up, I learned to love jazz music. My folks had an “entertainment center” of some sort in the living room, and they’d play records by Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong, lots of jazz.  Those were their favorites, although my mom also loved show tunes and my dad

Arts! Arcata for Friday, January 10

Arcata Main Street ARCATA – Arts! Arcata, Arcata Main Street’s monthly celebration of visual and performing arts,  takes place Friday, Jan. 10 from  6 to 9 p.m. at locations throughout Arcata. Below are this month’s participating venues: • Moonrise Herbs, 826 G St.:  “Intentions and Beliefs,” Danielle Orr, acrylic paintings; live Celtic music by Good

The HUM: Set up the pins for the Peppers

It was a Friday night, the historic dance/concert at the Arcata Bowl, just after the turn of the century was titled “Our Last Band Bash.”  The oh-so-memorable night featured top indie rock bands of the day playing in a venue that was known as the Pin Room. The “bash” had our current Third District Supervisor

‘Legend’ film debuts at Minor Theatre as actors watch themselves watching movie at Minor

SUNDAY SCREENING TK Film Studios’ latest feature, A Legend in His Time debuted on the big screen at the Minor Theatre Sunday, Nov. 24. In a very meta move, extras who’d helped populate crowd scenes during a July 16 shoot at the theatre watched themselves acting as an audience watching a movie at the theatre. Below left, Director Tim Rossi served popcorn. Middle, extras mill about outside during the film. Right, Kyle Orr (“Peter Gizz”) and Producer Katie Rossi. Photos by KLH | Union