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VA - Act Family Band - The Jubilee Concerts (2017)  Music

Posted by Domestos at Sept. 4, 2017
VA - Act Family Band - The Jubilee Concerts (2017)

VA - Act Family Band - The Jubilee Concerts (2017)
WEB FLAC (tracks) ~ 376.58 Mb | 1:09:05 | Cover + pdf (2-page booklet)
Post-Bop, Contemporary Jazz, Fusion, Vocal | Label: ACT Music (ACT 9860-2)

This album was recorded live in concert at The "Konzerthaus" Berlin on 2nd April 2017 to celebrate 25 years of Siggi Loch's ACT record label. Over twenty artists took part in various combinations offering the listener some live covers from recent studio albums plus some new material and the chance to hear combinations of musicians in fresh settings. The album makes a fine pairing with "Twenty Five Magic Years" (ACT 9850-2) which contains selected studio recording output over the last few years and was reviewed in our May listings.

Nils Landgren Funk Unit - Unbreakable (2017) {ACT Music}  Music

Posted by shamanicus at Aug. 5, 2017
Nils Landgren Funk Unit - Unbreakable (2017) {ACT Music}

Nils Landgren Funk Unit - Unbreakable (2017)
EAC Rip | FLAC (tracks+.cue, log) | Artwork | 398 mb | MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 154 mb
Jazz, Funk | Label: ACT Music - ACT 9039-2

Some funk, some jazz and some straight-out party music, and when the likes of Ray Parker Jr., Randy Brecker and Tim Hagans are willing to come along for the ride, it’s bound to keep the recipe going and some good music playing.

VA - The ACT Jubilee Concert 2CD (2012)  Music

Posted by mark70 at May 19, 2012
VA - The ACT Jubilee Concert 2CD (2012)

VA - The ACT Jubilee Concert 2CD (2012)
MP3 320 kbps CBR | 103:12 min | 236 MB
Genre: Jazz | Label: ACT Music

Whoever thought jazz is a marginal branch of music meant for small cellar pubs was disabused at the ACT jubilee concerts during the first week of February 2012. In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Munich label, jazz visited the impressive concert halls in Germany. Around 4.500 people followed its call and experienced during the four concert nights how the spotlight was turned on jazz. ACT all-star ensemble consisting of nine musicians thrilled the audience at the Philharmonie in Berlin (KMS), Muffathalle in Munich, Tonhalle in Dusseldorf and Laeiszhalle in Hamburg in a performance that according to the German magazine BUNTE was “a world class session with the very best of jazz”.

Terri Lyne Carrington - The ACT Years (2015)  Music

Posted by mark70 at June 2, 2015
Terri Lyne Carrington - The ACT Years (2015)

Terri Lyne Carrington - The ACT Years (2015)
MP3 320 kbps CBR | 64:44 min | 150 MB
Genre: Jazz, World | Label: ACT Music

Terri Lyne Carrington is one of the world s most-sought after drummers and one of jazz s leading female media figures. Her recording and touring with Herbie Hancock and Dianne Reeves have elicited rave reviews internationally. In addition to her recording and international performing, she is renowned for her role as a producer and jazz educator. She has won Grammy Awards both for Best Jazz Vocal Album (2011) and Best Jazz Instrumental Album (2013). This compilation includes tracks from Carrington's two ACT albums as a leader, and from Nguyen Le's Jimi Hendrix tribute album Purple, on which she played in Le's quartet.

Pure Food and Drug Act - Choice Cuts (1972) [Reissue 2002]  Music

Posted by gribovar at June 15, 2018
Pure Food and Drug Act - Choice Cuts (1972) [Reissue 2002]

Pure Food and Drug Act - Choice Cuts (1972) [Reissue 2002]
EAC Rip | FLAC (image+.cue+log) - 282 MB | MP3 CBR 320 kbps (LAME 3.93) - 116 MB | Covers (6 MB) included
Genre: Psychedelic Rock, Blues Rock | RAR 3% Rec. | Label: Acadia (ACA 8033)

Pure Food and Drug Act was a band that was formed in the early 1970s based on the talent and charisma of Don "Sugarcane" Harris. The band began with Paul Lagos (sideman with Johnny Otis, John Mayall) on drums, Larry Taylor (original member Canned Heat), sideman John Mayall, Tom Waits on bass and Randy Resnick on guitar. Resnick was at that time experimenting with one and two handed tapping technique which was later to become a standard guitarist's tool. The group played small rooms in the Los Angeles area for several months, among which the Troubador and the Ash Grove. While the band began searching for a record deal, Larry Taylor began to tire of Don's constant lateness and irresponsibility and decided to continue his career with Mayall…

Act One: An Autobiography, 2nd Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at June 13, 2018
Act One: An Autobiography, 2nd Edition

Act One: An Autobiography, 2nd Edition by Moss Hart
English | February 11th, 2014 | ISBN: 1250050898 | 463 Pages | EPUB | 0.45 MB

The Dramatic Story that Capitvated a Generation

Please Don't Cry: A family torn apart by grief. An incredible act of love.  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by First1 at June 3, 2018
Please Don't Cry: A family torn apart by grief. An incredible act of love.

Please Don't Cry: A family torn apart by grief. An incredible act of love. by Jane Plume
English | February 27th, 2014 | ISBN: 0753555387 | 320 Pages | EPUB | 0.58 MB

'I’m glad I could do her this one last favour. If it had been the other way round, I know Gina would have done the same for me.’

Stranger at the Door: Writers and the Act of Writing (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by step778 at June 1, 2018
Stranger at the Door: Writers and the Act of Writing (Repost)

Kristjana Gunnars, "Stranger at the Door: Writers and the Act of Writing"
2004 | pages: 139 | ISBN: 0889204551 | PDF | 0,9 mb

The Chinese Exclusion Act (2017)  Video

Posted by Tavaz at June 1, 2018
The Chinese Exclusion Act (2017)

The Chinese Exclusion Act (2017)
WEB-DL | MKV | 1920x1080 | English | H264 @ 6499 kbps | AAC @ 93 kbps | 1 h 51 min | 5.15 GiB
Subtitles: English
Genre: Documentary

The origin, history and impact of the 1882 law that made it illegal for Chinese workers to come to America and for Chinese nationals already here to become U.S. citizens.

PBS - American Experience: The Chinese Exclusion Act (2018)  Video

Posted by notbanned at June 1, 2018
PBS - American Experience: The Chinese Exclusion Act (2018)

PBS - American Experience: The Chinese Exclusion Act (2018)
HDTV | 1280x718 | .MKV/AVC @ 2163 Kbps | 1 h 51 min | 1.98 GiB
Audio: English AC3 384 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Examine the origin, history and impact of the 1882 law that made it illegal for Chinese workers to come to America and for Chinese nationals already here ever to become U.S. citizens. The first in a long line of acts targeting the Chinese for exclusion, it remained in force for more than 60 years.