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Fantasy Woodstock: A Part Reality, Part Dream Lineup for the 50th Anniversary Fest

Following the announcement of Woodstock 50, which will be held on Aug. 16-18 in Watkins Glen, New York, fans immediately began coming up with their dream lineups for the 50th anniversary of the world’s most famous music festival. Michael Lang, the creator and producer of the original fest and its two follow-ups in 1994 and […]
Tags: News, Opinion, Led Zeppelin, Woodstock, Dead & Company, Guns N Roses, Watkins Glen New York, Michael Lang


Dueling Woodstocks: Two Festivals To Celebrate 50th Anniversary On Same Days

Two major festivals just miles apart will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the iconic Woodstock Festival on the same days. One will be produced by the original Woodstock promoters and the other by Live nation will be held on the original Woodstock site. Heren courtesy of our partners at CelebrityAccess are the stories of each of the dueling Woodstocks. Woodstock 2019 Officially Announced Woodstock 1969’s Co-Producer and Co-Founder Michael Lang on Wednesday officially confirmed the...
Tags: Music, Woodstock, Music Business, Live & Touring, Concerts, Bruce Houghton, John Roberts, Bethel, Bethel Woods, LANG, Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen, Summer Jam, Michael Lang, Kornfeld, Darlene Fedun


Official Woodstock 50 Festival Announced, With Clowns

Michael Lang, one of the producers behind the original 1969 Woodstock Music & Arts Fair, has announced Woodstock 50, an official three-day 50th anniversary festival. It'll take place in the fields surrounding the Watkins Glen International racetrack in Watkins Glen, New York, the site of the 1973 Summer Jam festival, from 8/16-18, almost exactly 50 … More »
Tags: Music, News, Woodstock, Watkins Glen International, Watkins Glen New York, Michael Lang, Woodstock Music Arts Fair


Official ‘Woodstock 50’ Music & Arts Festival Reveals Dates, Location

Two weeks after an unofficial Woodstock 50th anniversary celebration was announced, Michael Lang — the original 1969 festival’s co-founder and co-producer — declared Wednesday morning that the official “Woodstock 50” event will take place Aug. 16-18 in Watkins Glen in Upstate New York. The announcement says the event “will give generations of fans the opportunity […]
Tags: News, Woodstock, Upstate New York, Watkins Glen, Michael Lang


Woodstock Returns Again on the Festival’s 50th Anniversary

Michael Lang, one of the event’s original producers, will present Woodstock 50 in Watkins Glen, N.Y., with a focus on activism.
Tags: News, Woodstock, Watkins Glen, Michael Lang, Rap and Hip-Hop, Pop and Rock Music, Nineteen Hundred Sixties, Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, Woodstock (NY, Watkins Glen (NY, Woodstock Music Festivals, Bethel (NY


Gladbach beat Hanover 4-1 to tighten grip on second place

Borussia Monchengladbach Hannover 96 4 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats BERLIN, Nov 25 (Reuters) - Borussia Moenchengladbach cruised to a 4-1 win over Hanover 96 on Sunday thanks to their prolific attack as they secured a fifth win in the last...
Tags: Berlin, Football, Sport, Story, German Bundesliga, Borussia Monchengladbach, Hannover 96, Thorgan Hazard, Bobby Wood, Hanover, Gladbach, Lars Stindl, Michael Lang, Borussia Monchengladbach Hannover, Reuters Borussia Moenchengladbach


Qatar's Akram Afif scores as 2022 World Cup hosts stun Switzerland

Switzerland Qatar 0 1 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Qatar pulled off one of the most impressive results in their history when they won 1-0 away to Switzerland in a friendly on Wednesday. Qatar, ranked 96th in the world, snatched the win after...
Tags: Football, Qatar, Sport, Story, Switzerland, International Friendly, Michael Lang, Akram Afif, Yvon Mvogo, Switzerland Qatar


Switzerland hopes alive in Nations League as Iceland relegated in defeat

Iceland Switzerland 1 2 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Switzerland kept their Nations League semifinal hopes alive and sent Iceland down to the second tier with a 2-1 win in rainy Reykjavik in their League A Group Two match on Monday. Haris Se...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Switzerland, Belgium, Iceland, Reykjavik, Uefa Nations League, Haris Seferovic, Michael Lang, Yvon Mvogo


Iceland 1-2 Switzerland: Swiss hold on

Switzerland's Haris Seferovic and Michael Lang gave the visitors a lead that Iceland were unable to overturn despite getting one back late.
Tags: Media, Highlights, Football, Sport, Xbox 360, Switzerland, Iceland, Latest, Uefa Nations League, Haris Seferovic, Michael Lang


Souleater – review

Director: Michael Lang Release date: 2017 Contains spoilers So, the idea of a soul eater, a form of energy vampire, is fairly set. Then, when said creature turns out to be an overworldly creature (probably demonic) it still is a type of vampire film in my book, or at least vampiric. When the very same creature creates undead (albeit zombies) then, well it is a vampire film by hook or by crook. Souleater was a strange beast in that it was clearly a budget effort but the cinematography had a chun...
Tags: Amazon, Florida, Movies, New Orleans, Sicily, Zombie, Freddy, Pike, Amazon UK, Dolan, Lindy, Talley, Energy Vampire, Michael Lang, Soul Eater, Souleater


Steve Allen and Oliver Nelson

Let's downshift slightly today during a week devoted to little-known jazz albums with big-name arrangers conducting spectacular orchestras. On Monday, I posted about Jimmy Smith's Portuguese Eyes (with Thad Jones) and yesterday I showcased Billy Taylor's Right Here, Right Now! (with Oliver Nelson). Today, let's look at two albums that Oliver Nelson recorded with TV host, composer and pianist Steve Allen in the late 1960s. Admittedly, these albums are breezier by comparison and steer into the po...
Tags: Los Angeles, David, Jazz, John Coltrane, Nelson, Melissa, Coltrane, Allen, Billy Taylor, Jimmy Smith, Oliver Nelson, Steve Allen, CTI, Albert Ayler, Thiele, Marc Myers


Steven Allen and Oliver Nelson

Let's downshift slightly today during this week of little-known jazz albums with big-name arrangers conducting supersized orchestras. On Monday, I told you about Jimmy Smith's Portuguese Eyes (with Thad Jones) and yesterday I showcased Billy Taylor's Right Here, Right Now! (with Oliver Nelson). Today, let's look at two albums that Oliver Nelson recorded with TV host, composer and pianist Steve Allen. Admittedly, these albums are breezier by comparison and lean into the pop realm. But they were ...
Tags: California, Los Angeles, David, Jazz, John Coltrane, Nelson, Melissa, Allen, Billy Taylor, Jimmy Smith, Oliver Nelson, Steve Allen, CTI, Albert Ayler, Thiele, Marc Myers


Switzerland forced into defensive changes for Sweden World Cup match

Saint Petersburg (AFP) – Switzerland coach Vladimir Petkovic made four changes to his starting line-up for their World Cup last-16 match against Sweden on Tuesday. Two were forced as Johan Djourou and Michael Lang came... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sweden, Sport, Soccer, Switzerland, Afp, Saint Petersburg, Johan Djourou, Michael Lang, Vladimir Petkovic


Emil Forsberg delivers for Sweden in World Cup victory over Switzerland

Switzerland’s Manuel Akanji, right, reacts at the end of the match after Sweden defeated Switzerland during the round of 16 match between Switzerland and Sweden at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadium, in St. Petersburg, Russia, Tuesday, July 3, 2018. (AP Photo/Efrem Lukatsky) Switzerland’s Manuel Akanji, rear, and Sweden’s Marcus Berg challenge for the ball during the round of 16 match between Switzerland and Sweden at the 2018 soccer World Cup in the St. Petersburg Stadiu...
Tags: South Korea, Japan, England, Sweden, Mexico, Russia, Sports, Spain, Sport, Ap, Colombia, Soccer, United States, Italy, 2018 World Cup, Zlatan Ibrahimovic


Arsenal Leicester Southampton scout Basel's Mohamed Elyounoussi - sources

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola admitted his team were 'really poor' in the second half against Basel as City were beaten 1-2 at Etihad but progressed to the Champions League quarterfinals through 5-2 aggregate. Manchester City lose Leg 2 but win 5-2 on aggregate to pass easily into the quarterfinals. Arsenal, Leicester and Southampton are weighing up moves for Basel star Mohamed Elyounoussi, sources have told ESPN FC. All three Premier League clubs watched Elyounoussi put...
Tags: Football, City, Sport, Story, Southampton, Manchester City, Arsenal, Pep Guardiola, Transfers, Norway, Leicester City, Basel, Etihad, FC Basel, Swiss Super League, English Premier League


Daley Blind: Manchester United staying upbeat despite Basel UCL setback

Jose Mourinho insists Manchester United were unlucky not to win and felt they dominated the game in their 1-0 defeat to Basel. Basel were by far the better side in the second half and their work was rewarded with a goal in the 89th minute. Daley Blind has backed Manchester United to bounce back from their last-gasp Champions League defeat at Basel. United were on course for the point that would have sealed their progression as Group A winners until Michael Lang got ahead of Blind to st...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Manchester United, Brighton, Jose Mourinho, Daley Blind, United, UEFA Champions League, Mourinho, Michael Lang, Basel Basel, Basel United, Basel UCL, Old Trafford Blind


Man United Stunned In Basel

A surprised Jose Mourinho was left counting the cost of a first Champions League defeat of the season after Manchester United lost to a late goal in Basle on Wednesday night. After four wins from their opening four group games, United travelled to Switzerland needing just a point to qualify for the knockout phase. United dominated the first half at St. Jakob-Park but were punished for failing to take their chances as Michael Lang breathed life into Basel’s qualification hopes with a dramatic la...
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Old Trafford, Man Utd, Switzerland, CSKA Moscow, Jose Mourinho, Basel, Basle, United, Mourinho, LANG, CSKA, Michael Lang, St Jakob Park


Man United suffer late Basel loss, Barca-Juve stalemate, PSG rout

Basel were by far the better side in the second half and their work was rewarded with a goal in the 89th minute. Manchester United conceded a late goal to lose 1-0 to Basel in Group A of the Champions League. Michael Lang popped up at the back post to tap home in the 89th minute to give the hosts a hard-earned three points after ceding possession to United for much of the match. Jose Mourinho's team had the better of the chances in the opening 45 minutes, but through a mix of bad luck, som...
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Manchester United, Jose Mourinho, Basel, Psg, United, UEFA Champions League, Barca Juve, Michael Lang, Tomas Vacl


Basel beat Man United 1-0

Michael Lang's 89th-minute goal gave the home side victory in Switzerland. The result means United have yet to clinch a last-16 place. Juventus and Barcelona drew 0-0; Atletico, PSG, Bayern and Chelsea all won. Read »
Tags: Football, Sport, Barcelona, Chelsea, Switzerland, Juventus, Basel, Man United, United, Null, Michael Lang, Atletico PSG Bayern


Basel strike late to put off Man United's round of 16 qualification

Manchester United conceded a late goal to lose 1-0 to Basel in Group A of the Champions League on Wednesday night. Michael Lang popped up at the
Tags: Football, Sport, Story, Manchester United, Basel, United, UEFA Champions League, Michael Lang


Manchester United rocked by Basel late show

Basel (Switzerland) (AFP) – Manchester United were forced to wait to book a place in the Champions League last 16 as Michael Lang’s last-gasp strike gave Basel a shock 1-0 win St Jakob-Park on Wednesday. Jose Mourinho’s side were moments away from securing top spot in Group A when Lang pounced on sloppy defending to steal the points for second-placed Basel a minute before the... Visit http://www.majorleaguesoccertalk.com for the rest of the story.
Tags: Sport, Soccer, Manchester United, Jose Mourinho, Basel, Afp, Basel Switzerland, LANG, Michael Lang, St Jakob Park


Discovery Hires Former Spotify and Universal Music Group Exec Francis Keeling

Former Spotify and Universal Music Group executive Francis Keeling is among three senior digital hires at Discovery, with the new recruits all part of the team assembled by digital boss and former Miramax chief Michael Lang. Eugene Huang has joined Discovery’s digital division from American Express, taking on a product and technology role. Former Google... Read more »
Tags: TV, News, Digital, Global, Discovery, American Express, Miramax, Universal Music Group, Michael Lang, Francis Keeling, Michael Lang Eugene Huang


Blank Presents The Timing Of Tax Transparency Today In Vienna

Joshua Blank (NYU) presents The Timing of Tax Transparency, 90 S. Cal. L. Rev. 449 (2017), at the Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law at the Vienna University of Economics and Business in Vienna, Austria as part of its PwC Seminar Series hosted by Michael Lang: Fairness in the... [Author: Paul Caron]
Tags: Taxes, Vienna, Nyu, Vienna Austria, Paul Caron, Joshua Blank, Michael Lang, Institute for Austrian and International Tax Law, Vienna University of Economics and Business


A Favorite New York Landmark Deemed a Famous Trademark

It is not easy to establish fame for purposes of showing a likelihood of dilution by blurring.  Owner of the Empire State Building marks rose to the challenge in a recent decision by the Trademark Trial and Appeal Board (“the Board”).  ESRT Empire State Building, LLC v. Michael Lang, Opposition No. 91204122 (June 17, 2015) [not precedential]. Others have tried and lost.  See Coach Servs., Inc. v. Triumph Learning LLC, 101 U.S.P.Q.   Omega SA v. Alpha Phi Omega, Opposition Nos. 91197504 and 91197...
Tags: Chuck, New York, United States, Richard Branson, Seattle, New York Yankees, Branding, Omega, Empire State Building, Trademarks, Board, Blair, Yankee, Alpha Phi, Trademark Trial and Appeal Board, Famous Marks


CPRIT Marks Midpoint in Texas Agency’s 10-Year Cancer-Fighting Mandate

Austin—Officials at the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas Tuesday marked the midpoint of the agency’s mandate. “Curing cancer takes 10 to 15 years and costs hundreds of millions of dollars, if not billions,” said Wayne Roberts, CPRIT’s executive director. “But preventions and cures are possible with every advance…Cancer is not cured now, but it is one discovery at a time.” To date, CPRIT has awarded 998 grants totaling $1,496,398,115. On Wednesday, the agency will announce a...
Tags: Startups, New York, Texas, Drugs, Ipo, Cancer, Funding, Entrepreneurs, Trends, Research, Devices, Commercialization, Software, Innovation, Venture Capital, Houston


original Woodstock producer has plans for a 50th anniversary festival

Original Woodstock architect Michael Lang has plans to put on a 50th anniversary festival, presumably in 2019. According to the Poughkeepsie Journal:Lang told the Journal that discussions are under way with potential partners and different locations are being explored. An overseas event, in addition to one being planned for the U.S., is possible. Details on potential locations and possible performers were not available. Lang said he foresees an annual festival, staged with the Woodstock name,...
Tags: Jimi Hendrix, Journal, Prospect Park, Woodstock, Brooklynvegan, Poughkeepsie Journal, LANG, Michael Lang


Woodstock Organizers Exploring 50th Anniversary Concert

Woodstock turns 50 in the summer of 2019, and one of the festival's original organizers says that there's been discussion of staging an anniversary concert in celebration. The Poughkeepsie Journal spoke to promoter Michael Lang, who reports that discussions are underway to stage commemorative concerts in various locations. The original Woodstock took place in … More »
Tags: News, Woodstock, Poughkeepsie Journal, Michael Lang