Before actors and Food Network stars Jazz, Jake, Jurnee, and Jussie Smollett conquered Hollywood, they spent their childhood crisscrossing the United States. Moving coast to coast 13 times, they car-tripped to small towns and big cities across America. But no matter where they lived, two things remained constant: their incredible family feasts and the long, wooden kitchen table where they shared food and lived their lives. Each time they arrived in a new home, their mother would transform planks of hard wood into a smooth, varnished butcher block table in a beloved ritual that took three days. That handcrafted table would become the heart of the Smollett clan, where the most important and cherished events and accomplishments, no matter how large or small, were honored and where holidays were celebrated: Christmas, Easter, Passover, Chanukah, birthdays, milestones. With a mother from New Orleans and a Jewish father from New York who met and married in California, the Smollett kids were exposed to diverse culinary heritages and grew up open to all the deliciousness the world had to offer. In this warm and personal book, the Smolletts invite us all to take a seat at their table and enjoy the good times and good food that help families thrive. The Family Table includes more than 130 delicious, comforting recipes that pay tribute to their past and present, including: Crispy Beef Lettuce Wraps Potato Crab Au Gratin Brown Butter Lamb Chops Honey Sriracha Chicken Skewers 7th Ward Gumbo North African Chicken Stew Cast-Iron Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie These favorite recipes from the Smolletts are suitable for intimate dinners and fabulous feasts alike, but more than that, The Family Table is a remarkable portrait of a loving, all-American family, rich with traditions that they continue to build to this day. PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase 1. Language: English. Narrator: Jazz Smollett-Warwell, Jake Smollett. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/harp/007141/bk_harp_007141_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
After successfully - but bloodily - dismantling a complicated hostage situation at a bank in the suburbs of Stockholm, Detective Paul Hjelm is faced with the requisite investigation by Internal Affairs. It is a potentially career-ending inquiry, but he is plucked out of it by the National Criminal Police commissioner, who drops him into an elite task force of officers assembled from across the country to find an elusive killer with a sophisticated modus operandi and even more sophisticated tastes. Targeting Sweden’s high-profile business leaders, the killer breaks into their homes at night, waits for his victims, places two bullets in their heads with deadly precision, and removes the bullets from the walls - a ritual enacted to a rare bootleg recording of Thelonious Monk’s jazz classic “Misterioso”. As Hjelm, his young, doggedly energetic partner, Jorge Chavez, and the rest of the team follow one lead after another in their pursuit - navigating the murky underworlds of the Russian Mafia and the secretive members-only society of Sweden’s wealthiest denizens - they must also delve into one of the country’s most persistent ills: a deep-rooted xenophobia that affects both the police and the perpetrator in a small nation that is becoming rapidly internationalized. The first novel in Arne Dahl’s gripping Intercrime series - widely considered to be one of Sweden’s best - Misterioso is a penetrating, dark, and absorbing introduction to this acclaimed author’s world. 1. Language: English. Narrator: John Lee. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rand/002698/bk_rand_002698_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Doppel-LP im Gatefold Sleeve Dieses junge und sehr talentierte Duo aus Saxophonist und Schlagzeuger ist die Sensation der modernen & urbanen Jazzszene weltweit! Für Fans von Kamasi Washington.nnDieses junge und sehr talentierte Duo aus Saxophonist und Schlagzeuger ist die Sensation der modernen & urbanen Jazzszene weltweit! Für Fans von Kamasi Washington. Im Sommer 2015 erschien das Debutalbum Dem Ones von Binker Golding und Moses Golding, das aus dem Stand gleich mehrere Preise einheimsen konnte: 2015 MOBO Awards: Best Jazz Act, Jazz FM Awards 2016: UK Jazz Act of the Year and Breakthrough Act of the Year und den 2106 Parliamentary Jazz Awards: Jazz Newcomer of the Year. Das neue Album des Saxofon- und Schlagzeugduos Mountain of Forever erzählt seine Geschichte gleich über 2 CD bzw 4 LP-Seiten. Die eine zeigt die beiden alleine in Höchstform, aber der zweiten werden sie begleitet von Saxophonist Evan Parker, Trompeter Byron Wallen, Harfist Tori Handsley, Sarathy Korwar an den Tablas und Drummer Yussef Dayes. Aufgenommen wurde alles live in Mark Ronsons Zelig Studio. Auf ¼ Zoll Magnetband auf einer 1960er Bandmaschine aus den Gearbox Studios, die für analoge Produktion bekannt sind. TRACKS: DISC 1 1. The Departure 2. Intoxication From The Jahvmonishi Leaves 3. Fete By The River 4. Trees On Fire 5. The Shaman s Chant 6. Leaving The Now Behind DISC 2 1. The Valley Of The Ultra Blacks 2. Gifts From The Vibrations Of Light 3. Mysteries and Revelations 4. Ritual Of The Root 5. The Voice Of Besbunu 6. Echoes From The Other Side Of The Mountain 7. Reverse Genesis 8. Entering The Infinite 9. At The Feet Of The Mountain Of Forever
In this brilliant studio recording, the Alvin Ailey AmericanDance Theater, the country’s boldest and most exciting dance company, brings its distinctive style home to you – dazzling, brash and dynamic, yet graceful and poetic. Divining was Judith Jamison’s first major work as a choreographer for Alvin Ailey. The dance evokes a strong feeling for African tribal ritual and is set to hauntingly rhythmic drum music. Revelations expresses Ailey’s intense feelings for his roots in the South. Here you’ll see Ailey’s vivid “blood memories” of the blues, spirituals, gospel music, ragtime and folk songs as well as the hard life of the Southern black during the Depression. Set to Modern Jazz, The Stack-Up takes place in modern-day Harlem. You’ll witness the cruel reality of urban street life as a young man is destroyed by drugs. Cry was choreographed by Alvin Ailey in 1971 for Judith Jamison and is one of hismost famous pieces. Created as a birthday present for his mother, it is Ailey’s tribute to black women. You can’t help feeling being moved by the struggle, the anger and most importantly, the celebration.
From the people who've been delivering trustworthy guidebooks to every destination in the world for 40 years, Lonely Planet's 50 Festivals To Blow Your Mind will make your next trip an unforgettable one.There's something about festivals. Whether it's a giant, joyous party or a respectful honouring of tradition, a seemingly bizarre adherence to ritual or a celebration of a quirky obsession - a festival is a uniquely human thing to be involved in. We get together to dance, sing, eat, laugh, drink, dress up, light fires, take our clothes off, throw tomatoes at each other, roll around in mud - festivals are life-affirming and take our desire to have a good time with friends and family to a global level.Contents:All actionAlbuquerque International Balloon Fiesta - USAArgungu Fishing Festival - NigeriaHoli - India and NepalLas Bolas de Fuego - El SalvadorRouketopolemos (Rocket War) - GreeceSaidai-ji Eyo Hadaka Matsuri - JapanSongkran Water Festival - ThailandArt and cultureAgitAgueda Art Festival - PortugalEdinburgh Fringe Festival - UKIce and Snow Sculpture Festival - ChinaSouth by Southwest - USASundance Film Festival - USAWhite Nights Festival - RussiaWorld Body Painting Festival - AustriaCalm and tranquilFloating Lantern Festival - HawaiiThe International Highline Meeting Festival - ItalyPingxi Lantern Festival - TaiwanFoodieBordeaux Fete le Vin - FranceMAD Symposium - DenmarkMaine Lobster Festival - USAOktoberfest - GermanySouth Beach Food and Wine Festival - USASpirit of Speyside Whisky Festival - UKJust one big partyAmsterdam Gay Pride/Europride - The NetherlandsBurning Man - USACarnevale - ItalyCarnival - BrazilChinese New Year - SingaporeFeast of San Jeronimo - NicaraguaMardi Gras - USASt Patrick's Day - IrelandUp Helly Aa Fire Festival - ScotlandMusicCoachella - USAGlastonbury Festival - UKMontreal International Jazz Festival - CanadaRhythm and Vines - New ZealandRoskilde Music Festival - DenmarkSonar - SpainSplendour in the Grass - AustraliaWOMADelaide - AustraliaOff the wallAir Guitar World Championships - FinlandBoryeong Mud Festival - South KoreaBuso Festival - HungaryDia de los Muertos - MexicoIvrea Orange Festival - ItalyKanamara Matsuri Festival - JapanLa Tomatina - SpainThaipusam Festival - MalaysiaUFO Festival - USAWife Carrying Festival - FinlandAbout Lonely Planet: Since 1973, Lonely Planet has become the world's leading travel media company with guidebooks to every destination, an award-winning website, mobile and digital travel products, and a dedicated traveller community. Lonely Planet covers must-see spots but also enables curious travellers to get off beaten paths to understand more of the culture of the places in which they find themselves.