PHOTOS: The New Mastersounds @ The Joy Theatre 12/30/17

first_imgLoad remaining images On Saturday, December 30th, The New Mastersounds played their last full show of 2017 in New Orleans at the Joy Theatre. With opening support from Khris Royal, the funk-fusion quartet brought their signature tunes for a raging night in NOLA before heading to NYC the next day for a New Year’s Eve celebration.Direct from Leeds, England, for almost twenty years, The New Mastersounds have been defining the future of funk music. The British four-piece—composed of guitarist Eddie Roberts, bassist Pete Shand, drummer Simon Allen, and keys player Joe Tatton—has released over a dozen albums, including ten studio recordings, and earned fans globally for their tight infusion of jazz and funk. The band has earned accolades both in the U.S. and the U.K., with the group having performed with funk pioneers like George Porter Jr. of The Meters, Galactic, Papa Mali, and more.Check out the gallery from Saturday night’s NOLA show below, courtesy of photographer Adam McCullough.The New Mastersounds | Joy Theatre | NOLA | 12/30/17last_img read more

New awards for the Dubrovnik Gardens of the Sun.

first_imgDubrovnik Gardens of the Sun once again won international awards this year, which is the best indicator of excellence, as well as confirmation of the leading position in the field of family and wellness tourism in Europe.As part of the renowned 2017 World Luxury Spa Awards, the Dubrovnik Gardens of the Sun resort won the award for the best luxury spa resort in Croatia (Best Luxury Resort Spa), and the best spa in the destination (Luxury Destination Spa). The World Luxury Spa awards are given for high quality standards within the luxury wellness segment, and are part of the world-renowned organization World Luxury Awards, which awards prizes for impeccable service and facilities in the hotel industry.”In recent years, we have invested a lot in the development of the spa concept, as well as the improvement of the overall wellness experience in order to exceed the expectations of our guests and maintain the position of the best SPA resort in the region. These awards are a confirmation that we are on the right path, and I congratulate my staff on their success and continuous work and effort.”Said on this occasion the general manager of the resort, Christian Larss Kreković and adds that the Resort for the second year in a row won recognition in the prestigious competition 2017 Junior Design Awards – a silver award for best family hotel (Best Family Hotel, UK & Worldwide).By the way, Dubrovnik Gardens of the Sun, a luxury five-star resort, is located on the coast in Orašac near Dubrovnik and is part of the prestigious group The Leading Hotels of the World. In addition to luxury accommodation in 201 rooms within the hotel and 207 residences, the resort offers an award-winning spa, sports center, 16 different bars and restaurants, a beach and three outdoor pools, and one of the best conference centers in the region.Related news:Dubrovnik Gardens of the Sun has joined The Leading Hotels of the Worldlast_img read more

Lady Cards Victorious Over St. Nick’s Lady Trojans

first_imgThe St. Louis Lady Cardinals hosted the St. Nicholas Lady Trojans last night.  Bringing home two wins last night were the Cardinals.The 7th Grade game ended with a final score of 34-8.  Scoring for St. Louis were Catherine Streator with 15pts, Claire Saner with 7pts, Rhea Miller with 6pts, and Ava Owens, Madison Wanstrath and Lilly Schebler all bring 2pts each.  We were able to rebound on the offensive and defensive ends which was something we have been working on.  Nice job ladies great game they are now 14-1 on the season.The 8th Grade Lady Cardinals also won last night with a final score of 35-18.  Scoring for St. Louis were Megan Bauer with 21pts, Ava Owens with 6pts, Sadie Wachsmann with 4pts, Haley Geisen and Anna Wanstrath both scoring 2pts each.  These ladies played a great defense game and worked the offense very well also.  Nice job ladies.The Cardinals will play Thursday at home against Jac-Cen-Del.  Tip of 7th grade is at 6pm and 8th grade night will follow that game.  Come join us to show support for our 4 amazing 8th graders!Courtesy of Cardinals Coach Erin Trenkamp.last_img read more