Makers is the 2006 release from Seattle singer-songwriter Rocky Votolato. It marks his debut on Barsuk Records after previously releasing albums on Second Nature Records. The album is characterized by sparse arrangements, focusing mainly on Votolato's voice and guitar work. Votolato's songwriting skills are on display in his most folk-sounding release to date.
The book focuses on a near-future imagining of members of the maker culture, a group Doctorow characterizes as being composed of "people who hack hardware, business-models, and living arrangements to discover ways of staying alive and happy even when the economy is falling down the toilet".
The novel is available free on the author's website, as a Creative Commons BY-NC-SA download. It is also published in traditional paper form by HarperVoyager. The UK hardcover is 416 pages long.
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During 1977 and 1978, bassist Marino Pelajić, guitarist Mladen Jurčić, and drummer Branko Hromatko were Azra members when Branimir "Johnny" Štulić brought Jura Stublić as the new vocalist. Stublić was to become Aerodrom member, but due to his deep vocals it never happened. The lineup functioned for a few months only and after a quarrel with Štulić, on early 1979, Pelajić, Jurčić, Hromatko and Stublić formed the band Šporko Šalaporko i Negove Žaluzine, naming the band after a story from the "Polet" youth magazine, which was soon after renamed to Film. The memories of the Azra lineup later inspired Štulić to write the song "Roll over Jura" released on Filigranski pločnici in 1982.
Saxophonist Jurij Novoselić, who at the time had worked under the pseudonym Kuzma Videosex, joined the band, inspiring others to use pseudonym instead of their original names: vocalist Stublić became Jura Jupiter, bassist Pelajić became Mario Baraccuda and guitarist Jurčić became Max Wilson. Before joining the band, Stublić did not have much experience as a vocalist, however, since his father had been an opera singer, he often visited the theatre and opera, and at the age of 13, he started playing the guitar, earning money as a street performer at seaside resorts.
Beckett’s original choice for the lead – referred to only as “O” – was Charlie Chaplin, but his script never reached him. Both Beckett and the director Alan Schneider were interested in Zero Mostel and Jack MacGowran. However, the former was unavailable and the latter, who accepted at first, became unavailable due to his role in a "Hollywood epic." Beckett then suggested Buster Keaton. Schneider promptly flew to Los Angeles and persuaded Keaton to accept the role along with "a handsome fee for less than three weeks' work."James Karen, who was to have a small part in the film, also encouraged Schneider to contact Keaton.
The filmed version differs from Beckett's original script but with his approval since he was on set all the time, this being his only visit to the United States. The script printed in Collected Shorter Plays of Samuel Beckett (Faber and Faber, 1984) states:
... his fans of certain regions at his office premises to discuss welfare activities handled by the fan club. Vijay's 'Varisu' is heading for a grand theatrical release for Pongal, and the makers have been locking the theatres for the film to have a record number of screens worldwide.
UK-Ireland cinemas are looking for Disney blockbuster sequel to inject new life into the box office this weekend as the film opens in a hefty 700 cinemas ... It won a special jury prize on debut at VeniceFilmFestival in September ... Kim Hopkins’ documentary , about one of the world’s oldest amateur filmmaking clubs – the BradfordMovieMakers.
Following the film's success at the box office, producer has extended a nice gesture to the film’s director PS Mithran ... According to trade reports, it has earned about Rs 85 crore, worldwide and is inching towards Rs 100 crore club. In fact, the resounding success of the film had recently prompted its makers to announce a sequel to the film.
On the occasion of SRK's birthday, the makers of upcoming actioner gave a perfect gift to Khan's fans and they are going insane with the teaser ... For the past few months, the makers of Pathaan kept the buzz of the film intact by launching the crucial assets of the film on the 25th of every month.
We have a maze for you to solve filled with horrors during Halloween, a musical based on one of the most beloved Christmas films of all time and some live comedy for when you're in need of a laugh ... This is a brilliant take on a heartwarming film ... Here, you can see a screening of the film and join the film-maker Chris Hughes for a Q+A.
something that may seem comical is also underpinned by talent, creative problem-solving and a collaborative approach to film-making that has seen the club produce hundreds of films over the years ... I want to be a professional film-maker ... “Professional films need to make money, but as amateur film-makers we can actually tell stories,” says Ogden.
There have been unsubstantiated declarations from the producers that Lafangey is an official remake of the South Indian film Anando Brahma, but so far, no such proof has made its way to the media ...Released by Distribution Club, Lafangey is rated A for adult humour that is all but muted out of the film. The film is currently playing in cinemas.
Instead of exploring a huge part of what made Freddie, Freddie — such as his reportedly rampant antics at Ibiza’s infamous Pikes Club Tropicana Hotel — the film-makers opted for a more PG13 approach to proceedings ... The film spans not just his bouts in the ring, but all ...