Sahifa fully responsive WordPress News, Magazine, Newspaper, and blog ThemeForest one of the most versatile website themes in the world.

The archives of the late Arthur Russell have been obtained by the New York Public Library for Performing Arts.

The archives contain letters, photographs, unreleased recorded material contained on cassette tapes, VHS, reel, DATs, and Beta, and more.

According to The New York Times, once the archive’s papers have been digitally logged, visitors to the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts will be able to explore its contents. The unreleased material will be digitally logged and made available for listening, too. The process is expected to take up to a year to complete.


The archive is listed as spanning 166 linear feet, was acquired by Russell’s partner Tom Lee. The library’s curator Jonathan Ham said it’s the largest amount of material documenting a composer’s creative process that the library has ever received.

Russell died in 1992 of an Aids-related illness. An Arthur Russell tribute album was released back in 2014 and featured contributions from the likes of Hot Chip, Scissor Sisters and Robyn.

The album was titled ‘Master Mix: Red Hot + Arthur Russell’ and raised funds for the Red Hot Organization, an HIV/Aids charity. Twin Shadow, Washed Out, José Gonzalez, Blood Orange, Sufjan Stevens, Nico Muhly and Owen Pallett also featured on the charity album, as well as Devendra Banhart and Phosphorescent.

May 30, 2016

Arthur Russell archives acquired by New York library

The archives of the late Arthur Russell have been obtained by the New York Public Library for Performing Arts. The archives contain letters, photographs, unreleased recorded […]
May 30, 2016

Mom Of Boy Who Fell Into Gorilla Enclosure Defends Herself Against Critics: ‘I Keep a Tight Watch on My Kids’

The mother of the 4-year-old boy who fell into an enclosure at the Cincinnati Zoo, resulting in the shooting death of beloved gorilla Harambe on Saturday, […]
May 30, 2016

Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 6: Book to TV Spoiler Discussion

[WARNING – This article contains SPOILERS for Game of Thrones season 6, episode 6, as well as open discussion of the A Song of Ice and Fire […]
May 30, 2016

Gilly’s Epic Makeover On Game Of Thrones Went Over Very Well With The Internet

There are spoilers from the most recent episode of Game of Thrones all over this article. If you haven’t seen it, yet, this may not be […]
May 30, 2016

‘Preacher’ Producers Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg Preview Their Next Comic Book Project, ‘The Boys’

Garth Ennis, the comic book creator behind ‘Preacher,’ describes ‘The Boys’ to THR: “Sick of superheroes? Because we are.” read more
May 30, 2016

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson to Play ‘F—ing Hilarious Weirdo’ ‘Doc Savage’ in Shane Black Adaptation

“Fast & Furious” star plays a vintage pulp magazine superhero who predated Superman Get ready to see Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson karate chop his adversaries while […]
May 30, 2016

Dan Aykroyd says all-female Ghostbusters has “more laughs” than the originals

Dan Aykroyd has come to the defence of the all-female Ghostbusters movie, claiming it’s funnier than the originals. Directed by Bridesmaids’ director Paul Feig, Ghostbusters stars […]
May 30, 2016

The Flash: Carlos Valdes Teases ‘Different’ Season 3

[WARNING: This article contains SPOILERS for The Flash season 2 finale.] – Although Barry Allen (Grant Gustin) was first introduced on The CW’s flagship DC Comics […]
May 30, 2016

Paul Rudd & Craig Roberts in ‘The Fundamentals of Caring’ Trailer

Paul Rudd & Craig Roberts in ‘The Fundamentals of Caring’ Trailer by Alex BillingtonMay 30, 2016Source: YouTube “My child has a unique sense of humor…” Netflix […]
May 30, 2016

‘Roots’: When It’s On, How To Watch & More You Need To Know

The time has arrived. The ‘Roots’ remake is airing tonight, May 30, and it’s going to be an epic moment in television. Here’s everything you need […]
May 30, 2016

Warcraft: Duncan Jones’ Director’s Cut is 40 Minutes Longer

Leading up to the theatrical release of the original video game adaptation Warcraft based on the popular MMORPG from publisher Blizzard Entertainment as directed by independent filmmaker Duncan Jones […]
May 30, 2016

Disney Scribe Linda Woolverton Offers Maleficent 2 Status Update, Talks Beauty And The Beast

In light of the magical, record-breaking reveal, Bill Condon’s Beauty and the Beast is the talk of the town at Disney, after the first trailer stormed past […]
May 30, 2016

‘Game of Thrones’ – The 10 Most Important Moments in “Blood of My Blood”

We were due for a table-setting episode of Game of Thrones. The previous two hours were so full of vital revelations and so jam-packed with action […]
May 30, 2016

The Rock Is Definitely Playing One Of The Weirdest Superheroes Ever Created

Dwayne Johnson is in every single modern Hollywood movie. Okay, that’s perhaps a bit of an overstatement, but the fact remains that the man has become […]
May 30, 2016

John Legend and Kanye West Made Going to Brunch Look Very Serious

John Legend and Kanye West took their wives and children out to brunch in Malibu this weekend. It was beautiful day, in a beautiful beach town, […]
May 30, 2016

George and Amal Clooney Meet the Pope During Romantic Trip to Rome

George Clooney and his wife Amal at a meeting with the Scholas Occurrentes, an educational organization founded by Pope Francis, at the Vatican, Sunday, May 29, […]
May 30, 2016

George and Amal Clooney Meet the Pope During Romantic Trip to Rome

George Clooney and his wife Amal at a meeting with the Scholas Occurrentes, an educational organization founded by Pope Francis, at the Vatican, Sunday, May 29, […]
May 30, 2016

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson signs on to play Doc Savage

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson has confirmed that he will be playing Clark ‘Doc’ Savage in the upcoming movie. Set to begin filming in the near future, […]
May 30, 2016

Snoop Dogg Asks Fans to Boycott ‘Roots’: “Let’s Create Our Own Shit Based on Today”

“They going to just to keep beating that shit into our heads about how they did us, huh?” the rapper says. read more
May 30, 2016

Johnny Depp’s Daughter Lily-Rose Mounts Instagram Defense of Dad

Seventeen-year-old zeroes in on reported lack of evidence found by police on the scene A day after Lily-Rose Depp came to the defense of her father […]
May 30, 2016

Scotty, Sulu & Uhura Get Star Trek Beyond Character Posters

After last week brought us a tsunami of Star Trek Beyond image and footage, the fun continues this week with even more new character posters. Paramount […]
May 30, 2016

Questlove lists 40 reasons why Prince was pioneer of hip-hop

The Roots’ Questlove has taken to Instagram to pay tribute to the late Prince by listing 40 reasons why the artist was a pioneer of the […]
May 30, 2016

How Arrow’s Katrina Law Messed With Olicity Fans

Arguably no single element of The CW’s Arrow has become more divisive than “Olicity.” The romance between Oliver Queen and Felicity Smoak was originally championed by […]
May 30, 2016

Zootopia is the Second Biggest Original Movie of All Time

In what was perhaps the biggest surprise hit at the box office thus far in 2016, Disney Animation Studios’ original motion picture Zootopia saw initial theatrical release back in […]
May 30, 2016

Why Outlander Decided To Include That Rape Scene

Starz’s Outlander often focuses on some of the greatest joys that humanity has to offer: the ability to love and be loved, the sheer exhilaration of […]
May 30, 2016

What’s Really Going On With Ghostbusters Haters, According To Melissa McCarthy

Melissa McCarthy has heard the complaints about her planned Ghostbusters movie. She knows that there’s a sliver of the fanbase who don’t want their favorite 1984 […]
May 30, 2016

Dwayne Johnson to Star in Shane Black’s ‘Doc Savage’ Film

The director is planning to tackle the project after a ‘Predator’ reboot for Fox. read more
May 30, 2016

Selena Gomez & Paul Rudd Star in ‘Fundamentals of Caring’ Trailer for Netflix!

Selena Gomez stars in the trailer for her upcoming Netflix movie The Fundamental of Caring. The film follows the story of Ben (Paul Rudd), a retired […]
May 30, 2016

‘The Fundamentals of Caring’ Trailer: Paul Rudd & Craig Roberts See Some Lame Landmarks

If Captain America: Civil War didn’t give you enough Paul Rudd for the summer, Netflix has the remedy. The streaming service picked up the indie comedy […]
May 30, 2016

David Letterman Reached Peak DGAF at the Indy 500

AP David Letterman retired from late-night a little bit over a year ago, and in that span of time we’ve learned three important things about the […]
May 30, 2016
giphy (3).jpg-9214c8cfea2f8351efb8261b9bdcf7f9d521d334

The Greatest Best Friend Movie Characters of All Time: The Devil Wears Prada, 9 to 5, and More

Focus World Katie Nehra—a writer and actress who is currently starring in Mr. Right opposite Anna Kendrick—knows a thing or two about the importance of the […]
May 30, 2016

Karl Urban Talks Spock/Bones Duo In Star Trek Beyond, New Character Posters Arrive

Star Trek Beyond Gallery 1 of 17    Click to skip We’ve seen blistering trailers and scores of screenshots and now, series stalwart Karl Urban has weighed […]
May 30, 2016

Game of Thrones: Bran’s ‘Blood of My Blood’ Vision Explained

[SPOILERS ahead for Game of Thrones season 6, episode 6.] – Game of Thrones season 6, episode 5, “The Door”, was a (pardon the phrasing) game-changer […]
May 30, 2016

Fifth Harmony Sizzles With Sexy ‘Work From Home’ Performance On Memorial Day — Watch

Whoa! Fifth Harmony heated up the stage at the ‘Today Show LIVE,’ and we almost couldn’t handle it. The girls really shined on Memorial Day as they performed […]
May 30, 2016

Madonna Fires Back at BET After BBMAs Prince Tribute Drama: See What She Said

Madonna performs during the 2016 Billboard Music Awards. JB Lacroix/WireImage Don’t mess with the queen! Madonna fired back at BET after the network dissed her tribute […]
Prev page
Next page