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This Week at Babeville 4/8 Created: 04/08/14

  1. Reproductive rights are under attack across the country. The Louisiana House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a bill that would restrict access to abortion services in the state last week (3/31), the bill is now headed to the Louisiana Senate .  There are similar...

We Are America Created: 02/25/14

Have you guys checked out Esperanza Spalding’s new video for “We Are America”? It delivers a pretty powerful message and it’s damn catchy.  Plus if you stick around to the 4:44 mark-you can catch Ani looking bad ass.  So crank up your awful computer speakers...

Ani Talks About Pete Seeger Created: 01/29/14

Ani wrote a little something about the lessons she learned from Pete Seeger on the Wall Street Journal blog.  We are attaching a excerpt below.  If you would like to read it in it's entirety please go here. "I once watched him do a press conference...

This Week at Babeville- 1/22 Created: 01/22/14

It’s been a while but we’re back with all of our favorites for January. Listening Lily and MadeleineTwo sisters creating beautiful harmonies results in a haunting and ethereal folk album. Stand out tracks include “Sounds Like Somewhere” “Devil We Know”   Loudon Wainwright  After hearing...

from Ani Created: 01/02/14

everyone, it has taken me a few days but i have been thinking and feeling very intensely and i would like to say i am sincerely sorry. it is obvious to me now that you were right - all those who said we can't in...

Righteous Retreat Cancelled Created: 12/29/13

i have heard you: all who have voiced opposition to my conducting a writing and performing seminar at the nottoway plantation. i have decided to cancel the retreat.   when i agreed to do a retreat (with a promoter who has organized such things before...