Oyo set for combined culture, food, music festival

The Oyo State Government has outlined its plan to host a combined arts, food and entertainment festival on 11 July in Ibadan. The festival, slated to be held at Race Course amphitheatre, Lekan Salami Sports Complex, Adamasingba, would feature a unique blend of traditional masquerade performances, indigenous cuisine, and music by several Fuji artists. The … Read more

Michael J. Fox joins Coldplay on stage for ‘mind blowing’ Glastonbury performance

Canadian actor Michael J. Fox joined Coldplay on stage for an emotional performance at England’s Glastonbury Festival Saturday. The Back to the Future star, who lives with Parkinson’s disease, came out on stage in a wheelchair and joined on guitar for the British band’s hits Humankind and Fix You. A sea of fans sang along. “The main reason … Read more

Poilievre’s office silent on leader’s Pride plans as other party leaders say they’ll attend

Fête Nationale Pierre Poilievre is the only federal party leader whose staff won’t say whether their chief intends to participate in Pride events this summer. Officials for Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh, Bloc Québécois Leader Yves-François Blanchet and Green Party Leader Elizabeth May all confirmed they will attend various Pride events. Poilievre’s … Read more

Boulder Comedy, Uncle’s Meat ‘n’ Three

Just for laughs Wednesday-Sunday: For the fourth year in a row, the Boulder Comedy Festival puts a spotlight on women and diversity in the industry, showcasing a wide variety of comedians, including nationally touring comics featured on Comedy Central, Netflix and Amazon to festival winners, newcomers and Colorado-based headliners. They include Hannah Jones, Chip Nicholson, … Read more

Two events that will help you become a Denver restaurant expert

Is FOMO driving you crazy? Do you want to sample the dozens of metro Denver restaurants that keep popping up in your Instagram feed, but without spending thousands of dollars? Two of the quickest — and tastiest — ways to get to know the local scene are by attending annual foodie extravaganzas The Big Eat, … Read more

Elton John, Amy Adams films among first titles announced for TIFF 2024

A documentary about Elton John and an Amy Adams-led horror comedy about a stay-at-home mom whose life turns surreal will have their world premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival. Elton John: Never Too Late promises to “pull the back the curtain” on the superstar’s life and is co-directed by R.J Cutler and Toronto’s David Furnish, … Read more

Russian Kazan Muslim Film Festival in Johor promotes cultural exchange

JOHOR BARU: Seven award-winning Russian films are being screened for free throughout a three-day film festival. The Russian Kazan Muslim Film Festival, held at the Johor Public Library Corporation (PPAJ) in Jalan Yahya Awal here, is open to the public until Saturday (June 15). When officiating the film festival, Regent of Johor’s consort Che Puan … Read more

deadmau5 on 25 years in music, his Hall of Fame induction and more

deadmau5 is unhappy. At the very least, Canadian music producer Joel Zimmerman is extremely agitated. Without his infamous mouse head to hide behind, his displeasure is obvious as he saunters into the green room at Canadian Music Week. Two things are on the agenda for the next hour — photos and an interview about his … Read more

Pop singer Chappell Roan says she turned down White House Pride performance

Pop singer Chappell Roan told a crowd of 150,000 on Sunday that she turned down an invitation to perform at the White House’s Pride festivities, during a set where she spoke about trans rights, women’s rights and freedom for “oppressed people in occupied territories.” Near the end of her set at New York City’s Governors … Read more

Philippine province caught in US-China rivalry, Dragon Boat secrets: 5 weekend reads

From a crucial Singapore-Malaysia link to the plight of Bali’s elephants, here are five stories you may have missed over the weekend. Read original article here Denial of responsibility! Pioneer Newz is an automatic aggregator of the all world’s media. In each content, the hyperlink to the primary source is specified. All trademarks belong to … Read more