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Al-Jazeera Witness - A Tale of Singers and Murderers (2018)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 8, 2018
Al-Jazeera Witness - A Tale of Singers and Murderers (2018)

Al-Jazeera Witness - A Tale of Singers and Murderers (2018)
HDTV | 1280x664 | .MKV/AVC @ 1802 Kbps | 47 min 29 s | 635 MiB
Audio: English AAC 64 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: None
Genre: Documentary

Meet the prisoners competing to participate in Russia's prison song contest and the woman inspiring them to sing. Every year, prisoners across Russia dream of taking part in the annual Kalina Krasnaya Prison Song Contest. It is open to all of Russia's approximately 700,000 prisoners and thousands of applications are submitted each year.
Pink Floyd - A Saucerful Of Secrets (1968) [1988, Toshiba-EMI CP32-5272, Japan]

Pink Floyd - A Saucerful Of Secrets (1968)
EAC | Flac(Image) + Cue + Log & MP3 CBR 320Kbps
Toshiba-EMI CP32-5272 | ~ 248 or 101 Mb | Scans(jpg) -> 48 Mb
Progressive Rock, Psychedelic Rock | 3rd Japan issue

A transitional album on which the band moved from Syd Barrett's relatively concise and vivid songs to spacy, ethereal material with lengthy instrumental passages. Barrett's influence is still felt (he actually did manage to contribute one track, the jovial "Jugband Blues"), and much of the material retains a gentle, fairy-tale ambience…

A Tale of Love and Darkness (2015)  Video

Posted by RSU75 at June 1, 2018
A Tale of Love and Darkness (2015)

A Tale of Love and Darkness (2015)
DVDRip | MKV | AVC 720x356, ~ 1.4 Mbps | 1hr 38mn | 1.27 GB
Hebrew: Dolby AC3, 6 ch, 448 kbps
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery

Based on the international best-seller by Amos Oz, A TALE OF LOVE AND DARKNESS is the story of his youth, set against the backdrop of the end of the British Mandate for Palestine and the early years of the State of Israel. The film details the young man's relationship with his mother and his beginnings as a writer, while looking at what happens when the stories we tell, become the stories we live.

A History of Video Games in 64 Objects [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at May 29, 2018
A History of Video Games in 64 Objects [Audiobook]

A History of Video Games in 64 Objects [Audiobook] by World Video Game Hall of Fame
English | May 29th, 2018 | ASIN: B07BHW2XJQ, ISBN: 1538549417 | MP3@64 kbps | 7 hrs 40 mins | 211.28 MB
Narrator: Ray Chase

Inspired by the groundbreaking A History of the World in 100 Objects, this book draws on the unique collections of The Strong museum in Rochester, New York, to chronicle the evolution of video games, from Pong to first-person shooters, told through the stories of dozens of objects essential to the field’s creation and development.
The Evolution of UN Sanctions: From a Tool of Warfare to a Tool of Peace, Security and Human Rights

The Evolution of UN Sanctions: From a Tool of Warfare to a Tool of Peace, Security and Human Rights by Enrico Carisch, Loraine Rickard-Martin, Shawna R. Meister
English | 2017 | ISBN: 3319600044 | 501 Pages | PDF | 11.6 MB

Marking the 50th anniversary of UN sanctions, this work examines the evolution of sanctions from a primary instrument of economic warfare to a tool of prevention and protection against global conflicts and human rights abuses.

VA - Still in a Dream: A Story of Shoegaze 1988-1995 (2016)  Music

Posted by delpotro at March 10, 2018
VA - Still in a Dream: A Story of Shoegaze 1988-1995 (2016)

VA - Still in a Dream: A Story of Shoegaze 1988-1995 (2016)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+log+.cue) | 06:35:58 | 2,66 Gb
Alternative Rock, Shoegaze | Label: Cherry Red Records

This 5xCD box set from Cherry Red offers a compelling look at shoegaze's prime era. Still in a Dream takes a wide trawl approach to its genre, which has upsides and downsides. As with Rhino’s goth box A Life Less Lived, shoegaze is generously interpreted to include antecedents and formative influences, which bulks up the quality.
Alan Lomax presents - Caribbean Voyage: Tombstone Feast - Funerary Music of Carriacou (1962) {Rounder 11661-1727-2 rel 2001}

Alan Lomax presents - Caribbean Voyage: Tombstone Feast - Funerary Music of Carriacou (1962) {Rounder 11661-1727-2 rel 2001}
XLD rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 321 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 128 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (png) -> 85 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1962, 2001 Rounder Records | 11661-1727-2
Folk / World Music / Funerary Music / Blues / Caribbean Traditions / Field Recordings / Work Songs

Funerary Music of Carriacou Presented here are the magnificent Big Drum songs from Carriacou, Grenada, a font of African and European musical traditions. This is music for the ancestors, or “Old Parents,” performed at Tombstone Feasts held years after death and burial, when the body is finally entombed and the spirit of the departed may at last rest in peace. Caribbean Voyage Released for the first time, Alan Lomax’s legendary 1962 recordings of the rich and many-stranded musical traditions of the Lesser Antilles and eastern Caribbean: work songs, pass-play and story songs, calypso, East Indian chaupai, and steel band music, reflecting the Central and West African, French, English, Celtic, Spanish and East Indian contributions to Caribbean culture. The Alan Lomax Collection The Alan Lomax Collection gathers together the American, European and Caribbean field recordings, world music compilations, and ballad operas of writer, folklorist, and ethnomusicologist Alan Lomax.

Six Organs Of Admittance - Hexadic II (2015)  Music

Posted by delpotro at Sept. 6, 2017
Six Organs Of Admittance - Hexadic II (2015)

Six Organs Of Admittance - Hexadic II (2015)
XLD Rip | FLAC (tracks+log+.cue) | 00:39:29 | 192 Mb
Freak Folk, Psychedelic, Acoustic | Label: Drag City

Acoustic resonance returns to our ears; the new Hexadic chords fitted to the wider neck of the acoustic, evoking dark spirits, greek choir, distance cousins, the desert and the sea.

Noel Coward: A Biography of Noel Coward  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at Aug. 26, 2017
Noel Coward: A Biography of Noel Coward

Noel Coward: A Biography of Noel Coward by Philip Hoare
English | May 21st, 2013 | ASIN: B00B3VMMG0, ISBN: 0226345122, 0684809370 | 624 pages | AZW3 | 9.88 MB

The definitive biography of one of the twentieth century’s most celebrated and controversial dramatists.

Excel: How to create a spreadsheet on car finance  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by naag at Aug. 16, 2017
Excel: How to create a spreadsheet on car finance

Excel: How to create a spreadsheet on car finance
MP4 | Video: AVC 1280x720 | Audio: AAC 44KHz 2ch | Duration: 40M | Lec: 7 | 118 MB
Genre: eLearning | Language: English

Learn to crunch figures 'Excel style' and see how affordable a car or anything else could be!