Singer David Bowie Dies After 18-Month Battle with Cancer

By Paul Sandle Jan 11, LONDON (Reuters) – David Bowie, a music legend who used daringly androgynous displays of sexuality and glittering costumes to frame legendary rock hits “Ziggy Stardust” and “Space Oddity”, has died of cancer. He was 69. “David Bowie died peacefully today surrounded by his family after a courageous 18-month battle with

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Music from a Bygone Era

An archivist turns his love of ancient music from the region to an institute that is dedicated to preserving songs and sounds from the past BY Nour Samaha Nestled deep in the mountains of Lebanon, hidden almost completely out of view, is an old house with a lush garden that overlooks one of the valleys

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