Eminem drops surprise album, advocates changes to gun laws

Rapper Eminem once again dropped a surprise album, releasing “Music to Be Murdered By” on Friday – along with a video that calls for changes to gun laws. The follow-up to 2018’s “Kamikaze” – also...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2020 | CATEGORY: Music

Slain Tejano singer from New Mexico to be honored

SANTA FE – A slain Tejano singer from New Mexico will posthumously receive the New Mexico Hispano Music Association’s Lifetime Achievement Award. The Santa Fe New Mexican reports the group...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2020 | CATEGORY: Music

The MET presents new production of German masterpiece

“Wozzeck,” the play, the opera and a multitude of stage and film adaptations, will always be with us. The story centers on a beleaguered young man who struggles with life at the bottom of the...

DATE: Jan. 17, 2020 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

Erik Weihenmayer bringing ‘No Barriers’ to Durango

The week before freshman year of high school is stressful enough under the best of circumstances. Losing your eyesight a week before high school starts takes it to a whole new level. Erik...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2020 | CATEGORY: Books

Music in the Mountains seeks Pops Night committee members

Music in the Mountains is seeking Pops Night Fundraising Committee members and will host an informational meeting at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Music in the Mountains office, 515 E. College Drive. ...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2020 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Demi Lovato to sing the national anthem at the Super Bowl

NEW YORK – Grammy-nominated pop singer Demi Lovato will perform the national anthem at the Super Bowl. NFL and Fox on Thursday announced the performance, which will take place ahead of the game...

DATE: Jan. 16, 2020 | CATEGORY: Music

Stephen King criticized for comments about diversity

NEW YORK – Stephen King says he cares only about “quality,” not “diversity” when deciding on awards. Some are asking why he thinks the two must be different. “I would never consider diversity in...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2020 | CATEGORY: Film, TV and Streaming

Movies playing in Durango Jan. 17-23

Animas City Theatre (128 E. College Drive, 799-2281, www.animascitytheatre.com ) (For showtimes, visit www.animascitytheatre.com) Gaslight Theatre (102 Fifth St. Next to the railroad depot,...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2020 | CATEGORY: Film, TV and Streaming

Meat Loaf sues hotel, blaming negligence for disabling fall

FORT WORTH, Texas – Meat Loaf has filed a lawsuit against a hotel at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport and organizers of a horror convention held there, blaming them for negligence when he...

DATE: Jan. 15, 2020 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Cannes appoints Spike Lee to lead

PARIS – American director Spike Lee will lead the jury of this year’s Cannes Film Festival, the first black person to hold the post in the event’s 73-year history. Festival organizers hope Lee will...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2020 | CATEGORY: Film, TV and Streaming

Arts Calendar

Wednesday, Jan. 15 Kindergarten Readiness Play & Learn Group, 10:30 a.m., Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave. Teen Time, 4 p.m., Durango Public Library, 1900 East Third Ave. Knit...

DATE: Jan. 14, 2020 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Review: How Andy Warhol painted the West

In 1986, the year before he died, Andy Warhol produced “Cowboys and Indians,” a portfolio of prints commemorating the American West. Featuring almost psychedelic silkscreens of Theodore Roosevelt,...

DATE: Jan. 13, 2020 | CATEGORY: Books

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