Bits and Pieces

“YoungBlood,” a full-length album by the Long Island band InCircles, is the label’s inaugural release
Cynthia Daniels will introduce a new label, MonkMusic Records, with the upcoming release of “YoungBlood, by the band InCircles. Cheryl Fleming

They play a combination of unique and challenging covers of songs they grew up with, mixed with their own originals
The LeClerc brothers and their band, the Hot Pockets, channeled the Beatles’ “Abbey Road.” The band covers many Beatles songs, including some rarely attempted selections from that 1969 album. Carrie Ann Salvi

Bits and Pieces

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“Studio Cooler” is part of “The Natural,” a solo exhibition by Jamison Brosseau at Halsey Mckay Gallery.

A meditative opera about sin, redemption, pain, and healing

“Motherhood OUT LOUD,” was conceived by Susan R. Rose and Joan Stein

She has played and sung with Kanye West, Moby, Sinead O’Connor, Enya, A-ha, Cyndi Lauper, Joan Osborne, and Levon Helm

A forward-looking composer who experimented in his later works

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