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Definition of the noun americana
What does americana mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- any artifact (such as books or furniture or art) that is distinctive of America
Alternative definition of the noun americana
- All things peculiar to the United States' culture and people, anything that is a symbol of American life.
- [music] An amalgam of roots musics formed by the confluence of the shared and varied traditions that make up the American musical ethos; specifically those sounds that are merged from folk, country, blues, rhythm and blues, rock and roll and other external influential styles.
Americana is a municipality located in the Brazilian state of São Paulo. As of 2006, its population was 203,845.
- also known as Americana, Sao Paulo; Americana, São Paulo
- part of Brazil, São Paulo
- official website: www.americana.sp.gov.br
Who is Americana?
Americana a.k.a. Cindy Ferda is an actress, businessperson and a presenter.
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- Americana is an amalgam of roots music formed by the confluence of the shared and varied traditions that make up the American musical ethos; specifically those sounds that are merged from folk, country, blues, rhythm and blues, rock and roll and other external influences. Americana, as defined by the Americana Music Association, is "contemporary music that incorporates elements of various American roots music styles, including country, roots-rock, folk, bluegrass, R&B and blues, resulting in a distinctive roots-oriented sound that lives in a world apart from the pure forms of the genres upon which it may draw. While acoustic instruments are often present and vital, Americana also often uses a full electric band.
- "Americana" is the fifth studio album by the American punk rock band The Offspring, released on November 17, 1998. Following a worldwide tour in support of its previous album, Ixnay on the Hombre, The Offspring commenced work on a new album. The music on the album marked a change, expanding their sound and exploring more pop punk elements.
- also known as Americana 2000
- genres: Pop punk, Skate punk, Punk rock, Ska punk, Pop rock, Post-grunge, Alternative rock
- released on (16 years ago)
- some of the awards:
- "Americana" is the thirty-second studio album by Canadian musician Neil Young, released on June 5, 2012. The album was Young's first collaboration with backing band Crazy Horse since their 2003 album, Greendale, and its associated tour.
- "Americana" is a 2008 album by Canadian singer Roch Voisine. Many of the tracks were recorded in Nashville, Tennessee.
- "Americana" is the thirteenth album by American singer-songwriter Michael Martin Murphey and his second for Warner Bros. Records. Murphey found a receptive home with the label and began a long association with the label's president and resident producer, Jim Ed Norman. Unlike his previous albums, Americana contains material written mainly by other writers—Murphey only wrote or co-wrote three of the songs. The album's notable tracks include the #1 hit "A Long Line of Love" and the #4 "Face in the Crowd", the latter a duet with singer Holly Dunn. The album peaked at number 32 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart.
- "Americana" is a video album by the American punk rock band The Offspring. It contains videos of the band performing stunts along with other extreme sport professionals, and also several music performances by the band. Homemade music videos for the songs "Mota" and "Burn It Up" are also featured. It also features four shoplifting attempts by the band and friends.
- "Americana" is the third full-length album by Starflyer 59. It was the last of the band's three consecutive albums featuring monochromatic covers. Unlike their first two albums, this album was given a title, rather than fans attaching a title based on the color of the cover.
- "Americana" is a musical album of Jimmie Driftwood.
- released on (20 years ago)
- "Americana" is a musical album by the Modern Mandolin Quartet.
- "Americana" is a musical album of Dominique Dalcan.
- released on (9 years ago)
- "Americana" is a musical album of A.R. Kane.
- released in (23 years ago)
- "Americana" is a musical album of Michael Chapman.
- released on (15 years ago)
- "Americana" is a musical album of Down 50.
- released on (6 years ago)
- "Americana" is a musical album of Boca Livre.
- "Americana" is a musical album of Leila Josefowicz.
- released in (15 years ago)
- "Americana" is a composition.
- "Americana" is a musical album of Arturo Sandoval.
- released in (16 years ago)
- "Americana" is a musical single of Throwdown.
- released on (7 years ago)
- "Americana" is a musical album of Corky Bennett.
- released in (8 years ago)
- "Americana" is a musical album of Robert Merrill.
- released on (18 years ago)
- "Americana" is a musical album of Westwind Brass.
- "Americana" is a composition.
- music by Keith Jarrett
- "Americana" is a musical album of Leon Russell.
- released in (37 years ago)
- "Americana" is a musical composition.
- "Americana" is celebrated American novelist Don DeLillo's first book. In 1989, DeLillo revised the text, excising several pages from the original.
- also known as "Americana (Narrativa)"
- language: English Language
- genres: Fiction, Speculative fiction
- subject: Literary
- copyright: 1971
- released in (44 years ago)
- "Americana" is a book by Karl Gotthard Lamprecht.
- also known as "Americana. Reiseeindrücke, betrachtungen, geschichtliche gesamtansicht"
- "Americana" a.k.a. "Americana." is a book by Elio Vittorini.
- "Americana" is a passed over American drama television pilot which was created by Michael Seitzman and produced by Mark Gordon, Phillip Noyce, Nicholas Pepper and Michael Seitzman.
- "Americana" is a 1983 American drama film starring, produced, edited and directed by David Carradine. The screenplay and story, written by Richard Carr, was based on a portion of the 1947 novel, The Perfect Round, by Henry Morton Robinson. The novel's setting was originally post-World War II, but the screenplay involved the post-war experiences of a Vietnam War veteran, obsessed with restoring an abandoned carousel.
- "Americana" is a 2014 action adventure drama film directed by Paulo Morelli.
- country: United States of America
- language: English Language
- producers: Garrett Knight & Paulo Morelli
- executive producer: Fernando Meirelles
- written by Garrett Knight
- casting by Amanda Mackey Johnson & Cathy Sandrich
- edited by Daniel Rezende
- music by Gabriel Yared
- genres: Action Film, Adventure Film, History, Romance Film, War film, Drama
- released in
- official website: www.americanathemovie.com
- "Americana" is a film, directed by Topaz Adizes.
- country: United States of America
- languages: English Language, Japanese Language, Vietnamese Language
- genres: Documentary film, War film
- released in (7 years ago)
- Americana is a single by American country music artist Moe Bandy. It was released in January 1988 as the first single from his album No Regrets. The song peaked at number 8 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles chart, and to date is his last top 10 single.
- Americana is a British radio programme broadcast on BBC Radio 4 from spring 2009 to autumn 2011. It offered a "mix of discussion, interviews and features, with a focus on the voices of ordinary Americans" and was touted as the "successor for the late Alistair Cooke's Letter from America.
- official website: www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00kpjpm
- Americana is a weekly game show which ran on NBC from December 8, 1947 to July 4, 1949. The series was originally hosted by literary critic John Mason Brown and produced by Martin Stone Productions with NBC Television. Each week's show was sponsored by Encyclopedia Americana. The 30-minute show aired Mondays at 8:10pm ET in the 1947-48 television season, and Mondays at 8:30pm ET in the 1948-49 season.
- Americana is a 1992 British documentary series which was presented by Jonathan Ross, co-written with Jack Barth. The three-part series explored American culture and was aired in the United Kingdom in December 1992. The titles of the three editions were "Fat", "Dumb" and "Rich".
- Americana: In Americana, we delve into the secret nooks and crannies of this great land and serve you up all the tender morsels we find inside. Investigative journalism home-cooking style.
- official website: www.vice.com/americana
- Americana is a cataloged instance, musical recording, canonical version.
Phrases with Americana
- Zea americana
- Aloe Americana
- Ambo Americana
- anas americana
- Arca Americana
- Bixa Americana
- grus americana
- Idia Americana
- Ilex Americana
- Ixia Americana
- Mays americana
- pipa americana
- Raia Americana
- rhea americana
- Rhus Americana
- Rosa Americana
- Sida Americana
- Tama Americana
- Abama americana
- Abies Americana
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Identity, Media, and Imagination in a Digital Age by David Trend
Like Disneyland, the Americana is a highly regulated world that excludes such annoyances as skateboarders, vagrants, large dogs, and anything that...
In short, the Americana is a place to get away from urban problems rather than be reminded of them or think about changing them.
by Sikivu Hutchinson
Godless Americana is a radical humanist analysis of this climate. It provides a vision of secular social...
American Homes and Gardens (1906)
The AMERICANA is the work which the condition of ...
Marine Engineering (1905)
The AMERICANA is the work which the condition of affairs in the Encyclo- pedia world made necessary. Before ever a line was written for this great work the Ideal was set : A National Work— Universal in its Information — American in its ...
Adobe Master Class (2013)
Photoshop Inspiring artwork and tutorials by established and emerging artists by Ibarionex Perello
Midcentury Americana is a representation of dreams and improbable realities. Now, through an idealistic lens, many view the world the way it used to be, but probably never was. Just like our memories, art tells a story of an impression, not of a ...
High and Dry (2008)
Gardening with Cold-hardy Dryland Plants by Robert Nold
Jamesia americana is a variable species, with several varieties described .
Fencing for Conservation (2011)
Restriction of Evolutionary Potential or a Riposte to Threatening Processes? by Michael J. Somers, Matthew Hayward
Boyce, Kyran Kunkel, and Kevin Wilson Introduction The pronghorn Antilocapra americana is an open-country grassland and shrub-steppe obligate and the sole surviving member of a taxonomic family ...
How to Know the Insects (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Schistocerca americana is a species of grasshopper in the family Acrididae known commonly as the American grasshopper and American bird grasshopper. It is native to North America, where it occurs in the eastern United States, Mexico, ...
Empire and Nations (1969)
Essays in Honour of Frederic H. Soward by Harvey L. Dyck, H. Peter Krosby
The Pax Americana is an effort to maintain or, as some would say, impose, a world order favourable to the interests of the United States but assumed to be favourable also to the interests of others. “The central lesson we have drawn from our ...
The Enemy (1994)
A Review of Art and Literature by Wyndham Lewis, David Peters Corbett
Mencken with perfect Americana jokes. Americana is an attack upon the ...
The Laboratory Cockroach (2012)
Experiments in cockroach anatomy, physiology and behavior by W. J. Bell
Periplaneta americana is the largest common cockroach ...
by Margaret Gargiullo
Agave americana is a widely cultivated nonnative. Courtesy of Margaret Gargiullo • Furcraea cabuya (cabuya, penca, olancho, itabo) Family Agavaceae Large herb, usually stemless or sometimes with a short, thick trunk, to about 1 m tall.
A Textbook of Microbiology (1999)
americana is a wild annual legume which is also used as green manure. S. rostrata bears both stem as well as root nodules. Detail description of root-nodule development and nitrogen fixation is given in Chapter 14. In addition, Anabaena ...
The Encyclopedia Americana (1903)
by Frederick Converse Beach, George Edwin Rines
THE ENCYCLOPEDIA AMERICANA CAMUS — CANADA CANADA CANADA. Campos, Arsenio Martinez, ar-sa'- ne-o mar-te'neth kam'pos, Spanish military officer: b. Segovia, Spain, 14 Dec.
by Michael Dirr
imbricarium Tilia americana Tilia cordata Tilia euchlora ...
by R. J. Barry Jones
The term Pax Americana is generally taken to refer to the dominance of the United States, both economically and politically, in the international system of the post-World War II period. Such dominance arose as a result of the position that the ...
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These two homes seem like the perfect examples of American architecture.
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Red Stuffed Peppers
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- THE AMERICANA
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- Americana - Car Window Paint
Is this uniquely American? People paint congratulatory or sports-related
messages on their automobile windows. The paint washes off.
Usually you will see Happy Birthday, Graduation, or Celebratory Sports
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- Americana - Typical Vending Machine (close-up)
Sweets are usually found on the bottom three rows, while bread-based
snacks (like pretzels and potato chips) are found on top.
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- Souvenirs at Rite Aid, Americana
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- Americana Meaning
Video shows what Americana means. All things peculiar to the United States' culture and people, anything that is a symbol of American life.. An amalgam of ...
- Americana Tag Charm & The Meaning Behind The Star-Spangled Banner
- Rough Americana "E.S.L."
from R.A.'s self-titled 2003 debut album (Circle of Light). Mutamassik: Turntables, Tape, Effects Morgan Craft: Guitar, Amp, Devices All tracks IMPROVISED AND ...
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