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CHRONICLE: MUNA embraces the complexities of joy with their third album

At a glance, MUNA’s self-titled album – their third album and debut on Phoebe Bridgers’ Saddest Factory Records – is comprised of 11 tracks of synth-pop joy, a perfect soundtrack for the summer of dreams. of any queer person. Exuberant dance pop mixes with hopeful introspection, allowing the trio’s full …

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Martina McBride brings a hit-filled show to Rose

Martina McBride, who started singing country songs in a family band with her father and brother at age 7, performs at the Rose Music Center in Huber Heights on Friday, July 1. Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Credit: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO Martina McBride, who started singing country songs in a family band with …

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Live music is back on stage 2022

Jake Barlow/CBS News Ozzy Osbourne’s longtime guitarist Zakk Wylde, on tour with his heavy metal band Black Label Society, performs at the Apollo Theater AC, in Belvidere, Illinois on May 5, 2022. Live music is back on track in 2022, with rock, heavy metal and country artists returning to the …

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Paul McCartney at 80: A Glimpse into the Legendary Singer’s Career

Happy birthday Paul McCartney! To celebrate the iconic musician’s 80th birthday, we take you through his career, from the Beatles to the Wings, to his solo albums and beyond. Known for his melodic approach to bass playing, McCartney is one of the most celebrated musicians of all time. His sound …

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Eminem Reinvents ‘Jailhouse Rock’ in New Elvis Biography Track

Eminem adds hip-hop flavor to Elvis Presley’s “Jailhouse Rock” in his new single from the soundtrack to The King of Rock and Roll’s upcoming biopic, titled king and me. Teaming up with CeeLo Green on the chorus, the song blends Presley’s signature track with a modern new beat. In the …

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After two decades of silence, TISM reunites at the Good Things music festival

Almost two decades after their last performance, satirical Melbourne band TISM (This Is Serious Mum) make a surprise return for this year’s Good Things music festival. TISM is reforming for the Good Things music festival.Credit: With seven members on stage, TISM has a legendary cult following that grew from the …

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Bridge Blast attracts thousands of people for Oktoberfest (Photo Roundup)

The weekend was full of surprises, including a giant turnout at City Built Brewing’s Bridge Fest on the 6th Street Bridge with sets from J.Rob, Biomassive and more, as well as a tribute to the start of summer at David Bowie. Bridge Blast Bliss: Crowds flocked to the Grand River …

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The singer-guitarist of They Might Be Giants injured in an accident in New York

NEW YORK (AP) — Singer-guitarist John Flansburgh of They Might Be Giants was seriously injured in a car accident this week while being driven home from the alternative rock band’s first concert on tour delayed by the pandemic, which caused the shows to be postponed until at least the end …

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Tenacious D launches ‘The Who Medley’ fundraiser for gun safety

Tenacious D might just be onto something here. After a successful charity campaign making a Beatles medley in 2021 to help Doctors Without Borders, The D are back saluting another iconic band, while donating the funds from their limited edition 7″ vinyl salute to The Who towards the Everytown for …

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Latest case linked to college bribery scandal goes to trial

FILE – Prospective students tour the campus of Georgetown University, July 10, 2013, in Washington. Amin Khoury is due on trial Tuesday, June 7, 2022, in Boston on charges of bribing Georgetown University tennis coach Gordon Ernst to get his daughter into school as a freshman. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File) …

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Queen Elizabeth + Paddington Bear Rock Queen for Platinum Jubilee

While Queen Elizabeth II was unable to attend Saturday’s (June 4) concert in her honor as part of the Platinum Jubilee celebration, she made a surprise appearance during Queen’s first set with Adam Lambert. The performance began with pre-recorded footage of the Queen seated inside Buckingham Palace at a small …

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Professor Longhair: Discover one of the fathers of rock ‘n’ roll in the exhibition “Me Got Fiyo” | Entertainment/Life

Professor Longhair’s piano rumba-mambo-barrelhouse-boogie-blues paved the way for generations of New Orleans pianists. One of “Fess’s” many famous fans, songwriter, pianist, and producer Allen Toussaint hailed him as “our Bach of rock.” Mac Rebennack, aka Dr John, dubbed him the “spiritual root physician to all that came under him”. Paul …

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Jon Anderson Releases Video Trailer For Close To The Edge US Summer Tour

Jon Anderson has announced that he will be celebrating 50 years of Yes’s near the edge with a series of dates in the United States with the Paul Green Rock Academy. You can watch a video trailer of the visit below. Anderson, who recently performed with the Academy, including a …

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Vinnie Vincent, Ace Frehley and Bruce Kulick performed live together

Former Kiss guitarists Vinnie Vincent, Ace Frehley and Bruce Kulick performed together last night for the very first time. At the end of the reclusive Vincent’s first large-scale public performance in decades, which took place at Creatures Fest in Nashville, the trio reunited to ’70s Kiss classics “Deuce” and “Cold …

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A punk singer and a fake European Cup: how Klopp put Liverpool back on track | liverpool

Jthere were tears, there was a fake trophy presentation with Steven Gerrard’s vase and a famous German singer lay in the rain outside Jürgen Klopp’s house after Liverpool last met Real Madrid in the final of the Champions League. It goes without saying that the Liverpool manager wants another end …

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Twin Cities R&B musician Carl Bradley dies at 73

Carl Bradley has performed in venues across the country with stars such as Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin. He made Twin Cities history with a top R&B act in the 1960s and was a member of four bands inducted into the Mid-America Music Hall of Fame. But he maintained that …

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Real state of health of Ozzy Osbourne: the singer thinks of death and leaves the United States?

Ozzy Osbourne will undergo neck surgery to treat an existing condition. This, after it was announced that he had contracted the COVID-19 infection. His wife, Sharon, was reportedly very worried about him. But this is the first time that Ozzy himself has provided details about the extent of his injuries …

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Sunderland vs Wycombe Wanderers, League 1 play-off final, preview, live stream, how to watch, start time, analysis, Alex Neil, Gareth Ainsworth, Adebayo Akinfenwa

In one corner of the League One Play-Off final is a team that was in the Premier League as recently as 2017 with a great history that includes two FA Cup wins. In the other is a club that has spent virtually every year of its existence in the bottom …

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Members of the Eagles of Death Metal testify to the attack on the Bataclan

By JEFFREY SCHAEFFER and THOMAS ADAMSONAssociated press PARIS (AP) – Members of the Californian rock band Eagles of Death Metal gave moving testimony on Tuesday about the night when extremists from the Islamic State group stormed their concert at the Bataclan theater, killing dozens of people during of the worst …

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Juno Awards Celebrate Avril Lavigne, Deborah Cox and the Many Talents of Simu Liu

TORONTO — Nothing was complicated when it came to showing appreciation for Avril Lavigne at this year’s Juno Awards. After Canada’s biggest music night turned into a virtual ceremony for the past two years, the celebration welcomed its audience with open arms and love for Canada’s pop princess from Napanee, …

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How the Return of the Blues Hall Of Fame and Blues Music Awards in 2022 Captured the Spirit of the Memphis Blues Community

As the coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic continues to shake up the music industry, the Recording Academy reached out to a few musicians to see how they were spending their days indoors. Today, GRAMMY-nominated Blues Hall of Fame inductee Bettye LaVette shares his quarantine diary. LaVette’s new album, blackbirdsarrives August 28. The album‘s …

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Dennis DeYoung’s ‘Hunchback’ returns to musical life at Skylight Theater in Milwaukee – Chicago Tribune

The long, winding, and hugely successful if slightly bumpy road that has been Dennis DeYoung’s life found him one recent morning on the fourth floor of the Broadway Theater Center in Milwaukee. It was a large room filled with a dozen people, some in costumes and all in masks. The …

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She Rocks Awards Celebrate 10th Anniversary With Dionne Warwick and More – Orange County Register

The Women’s International Music Network (the WiMN) has announced the in-person return of the annual She Rocks Awards, which will celebrate their 10th anniversary and a new location at The Ranch in Anaheim on June 2. Coinciding with the annual NAMM Show at the Anaheim Convention Center, the She Rocks …

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Saturday at the Jazz Fest: It’s a Women’s World | jazz festival

Early Saturday at Jazz Fest, Bill Kirchen finished his set in the Blues Tent working on a long series of famous riffs and song snippets, some from blues legends and others from the pantheon of classic rock and R&B. Having earned the nickname “Titan of the Telecaster”, Kirchen had fun …

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Summer preview of contemporary music | the new yorker

The summer contemporary music calendar is busy, as spring postponements find new dates and new events from anxious artists keep popping up. Soothing sounds roam the city. The singer-songwriter Tomberlin moved into Music Hall in Williamsburg, debuting songs from his new album, “I don’t know who needs to hear that. …

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An Appreciation of the “All I Wanna Do” Singer

Sheryl Crow, on stage in 1997. Photo: Simon Ritter/Redferns In the winter of 2019, Sheryl Crow moved to RCA Studio A in Nashville to record backing vocals and bass lines for the debut album of the Highwomen, the feminist country supergroup made up of her friends Amanda Shires, Brandi Carlile, …

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15 Songs That Directly Address Mental Health, From The Beatles to Ariana Grande to “Encanto”

On August 28, 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. stood on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. and said in his historic “I Have A Dream” speech, “Now is the time to take our nation out from the quicksands of racial injustice to the solid rock of …

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Judy Henske, folk singer best known for ‘High Flying Bird’, dies at 85

Judy Henske (Photo taken from YouTube screenshot) Judy Henske, a groundbreaking 1960s folk revival singer who released a string of cult albums and enjoyed international success as a songwriter, has died. She was 85 years old. Henske died April 27, 2022 in hospice care at a Los Angeles-area facility after …

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‘Real Life Rock’ review: Greil Marcus finds treasure in the music basement

Where to start? Anywhere, really. What about the Supreme Court case of Troxels c. Granville, which deals with grandparents’ visitation rights, and in particular the January 12, 2000 television coverage, much of which featured one of the plaintiffs, “a bald, stocky, pursed-lipped man” named Gary Troxel ? Then 60 years …

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Susan Jacks, lead singer of the Poppy family, has died aged 73

Susan Jacks, lead singer of Canadian pop group The Poppy Family, has died aged 73. She died in a British Columbia hospital while awaiting a kidney transplant. She suffered from kidney disease. “I am saddened by the passing of Susan Jacks,” Terry Jacks, teammate and ex-husband of Jacks, wrote on …

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Local high school radio station gets American rock star recognition

“SMC Radio rocks my world,” Michaels said in a video statement to the SMC Radio team. ‘You are our future. Keep shaking our world. St. Mary’s College (SMC) students launched a radio station in late 2021 and it has already reached over 3,000 listeners. One of the supporters of SMC …

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Ann Wilson Interview: “Singing Led Zeppelin taught me how to sing rock ‘n’ roll – loud and high”

IIt’s morning in Florida, and Ann Wilson gives me the weather report. “It’s spring,” she said, looking out the window, her black hair brushed and her face freshly made up. “It’s quite windy, but warm. Things are starting to bloom and the birds are coming back. Her voice has a …

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Lauren Pazienza Charged in Barbara Gustern NYC Shove Death – NBC New York

The 26-year-old woman accused of shoving an 87-year-old voice coach in an alleged unprovoked attack in New York that led to his death was indicted by a grand jury this week. Lauren Pazienza faces one count of first-degree manslaughter and two counts of second-degree assault in the March 10 push …

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Rock, Country, Blues, and Punk Stars to Perform and Speak at the “Anti-Festival” Park City Song Summit

The “Ted Talk for music,” featuring panels, live performances and more, will run September 7-10. (Blake Peterson | Park City Song Summit) Ben Anderson, center, founder of Park City Song Summit, chats with Julia Stout, left, director of event operations for the summit) and Julia Rametta, director of business operations. …

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Who’s Who in Apple’s Thriller Series

It was just a matter of time before Lauren Beukesbest-selling novel of 2013 The shiny girls was taken and adapted for a visual format. It has the perfect combination of intense thriller and time-shifted metaphysical concepts that other novels love. The Time Traveler’s Wife and Foreign have proven themselves to …

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Southern rock icon honored with tribute concert and mural in Alabama

Most years, Johnny Sandlin’s birthday celebrations were quiet and family-oriented. He dined with his relatives and caught up on the phone with other family members who lived further away. This year, Sandlin’s birthday is going to be loud. Known for recording and producing some of Southern rock’s most iconic music, …

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Omar Apollo, R&B singer: ‘Growing up, people called me insults. But on the internet, people are very open’ | Music

OWhen he self-released Ugotme, a sultry R&B love song with echoes of D’Angelo, Omar Apollo was so broke he had to ask a friend to lend him the $30 listing fee to get his track on Spotify. “I still have a little screenshot of him sending me money. He says, …

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Today in history: April 10, the Titanic sets sail

(AP) – Today is Sunday, April 10, the 100th day of 2022. There are 265 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in the story: On April 10, 1912, the British ocean liner RMS Titanic set sail from Southampton, England, on its ill-fated maiden voyage. To this date : In …

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Best of the Best to Take the Curb Stage Saturday Night

Setting the stage at the Curb Event Center for Saturday night, Belmont University’s CEMB is ready to present its “Best of the Best” for the final showcase of the 2021-22 school year. It’s time for every winner of their respected genre to come together for a night of live music …

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Review: John Mayer lets the guitar do the talking and welcomes Tampa to his ‘Sob Rock’ fantasy land (with photos) | Tampa

John Mayer’s debut EP was a self-released 1999 collection of songs he called The inside wants out, and over the past 23 years, the 44-year-old songwriter and guitarist has definitely let loose. His expression has sometimes been to his own detriment (that dumb mouth has said some pretty dumb shit …

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Vince Neil once spoke to the Hanoi Rocks drummer via Medium

Mediums are known as people who are able to connect with the deceased in some way, whether visually, sensory or auditory. Motley Crue frontman Vince Neil recently spoke with Hanoi Rocks drummer Razzle through a news outlet. Razzle, real name Nicholas Dingley, died in a car accident in late 1984, …

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2022 Grammy Winners: List Update

Best Immersive Audio Album (for the 63rd Grammy Awards) “Soundtrack of the American Soldier,” Leslie Ann Jones, Immersive Mixing Engineer; Michael Romanowski, immersive mastering engineer; Dan Merceruio, immersive producer (Jim R. Keene and United States Army Field Band) Best Engineering Album, Classical “Chanticleer Sings Christmas”, Leslie Ann Jones, engineer (Chanticleer) …

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Darius Rucker says free gig at Columbia if Gamecock WBB wins

Another national championship from South Carolina could mean a special performance for Darius Rucker. The country musician and lead singer of Hootie and the Blowfish hinted Friday night that he would perform a free concert at the Horseshoe, in the heart of the USC campus, if the Gamecock women’s basketball …

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Ken Jeong Gets Hydra’s Will Smith Vibes On The Masked Singer

Will Smith have an interesting week. Just days after his Oscar slap Chris Rock went viral for all the wrong reasons, his name now being rejected as a potential contestant on Fox’s reality show “The Masked Singer.” During the March 30 episode, as Hydra’s intro video aired for the first …

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Pigeons Playing Ping Pong Guitarist Jeremy Schon’s Perfect Day in Baltimore and DC

“It’s my life,” says the 33-year-old guitarist. “I live for live music. It’s my outlet, whether I’m playing or watching a show. The high-energy jam band was born in College Park when Schon and singer Greg Ormont met in their freshman dorm. “We instantly connected through our love of music …

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Rockers mourn the loss of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins

Rock and metal musicians immediately began sharing kind words for the late Taylor Hawkins following the tragic news that the Foo Fighters drummer died at age 50 on Friday March 25. The Dave Grohl-led rock band revealed the sad news in a message tonight. Subsequently, an influx of memorials from …

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Last weekend of March filled with music in the metro area – The Oakland Press

It’s been a month filled with live music in the Detroit metro. Here’s a look at what’s happening this weekend: • The Detroit Symphony Orchestra Pops presents “The Best of Rogers & Hammerstein” featuring singers Josh Young and Emily Padgett-Young for four performances Friday through Sunday, March 25-27, at Orchestra …

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How a Southern Rock Legend’s Daughter and Son Bring His Music to Life

As a baby, Melody Trucks slept backstage in one of her father Butch Trucks’ roadside suitcases while he played drums onstage with the Allman Brothers Band. As a young child, Melody’s brother Vaylor Trucks appeared on the cover photo of the Allman Brothers’ only number one album. This album, released …

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Beartooth releases ‘Below’ Deluxe with two new bonus tracks

Beartooth recently released the deluxe version of their latest album Below. The deluxe version includes two new bonus tracks, “Fighting Back” and “Permanently Sealed”, as well as a redesigned version of “Skin (Alternate Universe Version)”. You can listen to the deluxe album towards the end of this page. Additionally, the …

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Anselmo wants to make an album with vocals inspired by Rob Halford

There’s no doubt that Judas Priest’s Rob Halford has one of the most incredible vocal ranges in metal, so much so that Philip Anselmo is hoping to channel it on a new “old school” metal album he hopes to make. The former Pantera frontman discussed his new musical projects during …

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Billie Eilish review: Singer makes fans ‘happier than ever’ in Chicago

Anyone still wondering if Billie Eilish can be considered the future of rock ‘n’ roll (in Dave Grohl’s fighting words) got the answer after watching her positively own the United Center on Monday night. Now, a few weeks later on her “Happier Than Ever” world tour, Eilish has almost inked …

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Los Angeles singer-songwriter Teddy Grossman releases his debut album

Los Angeles-based singer-songwriter Teddy Grossman released his highly anticipated debut album, Soon Come, which was to last a lifetime. Although he was always a music lover and creator, pursuing a career in music was put on the back burner. After a decade of his own music playing second fiddle to …

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It’s “harder to keep a band together” than a marriage

According to Heart rocker Ann Wilson, a band is harder to maintain than a marriage. The singer compared the two during a recent appearance on the Mistress Carrie’s Podcast. Wilson, who has been married to Dean Wetter since 2015, was asked if it was harder to keep a marriage or …

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SXSW 2022 – Music Spotlight SXSW: The Dream Syndicate: Longtime Alternative Rockers Solve Problems – Music

Photo by Chris Sikich The Dream Syndicate planted many alternative rock seeds with their classic 1982 debut Wine and Rose Days, part of a catalog of seven albums as solid as any rock. Yet the band, which broke up in 1989 and reunited in 2012, never played SXSW – even …

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Bob Dylan announces new book, “The Philosophy of Modern Song”

Bob Dylan announced a new book, The Philosophy of Modern Songwhich will be released on November 8. The book, which Dylan began working on in 2010, contains more than 60 essays that examine songs by songwriters like Stephen Foster, Elvis Costello, Hank Williams and Nina Simone. According to a press …

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Singer-songwriter Bryan Bielanski kicks off US tour in 2022 with a stop at Trident Booksellers and Cafe in Boulder

North Carolina singer/songwriter Bryan Bielanski is gearing up to bring his unique style of music to Colorado with a 6 p.m. performance on Saturday, April 16 at Trident Booksellers and Café, 940 Pearl St. in Boulder. Bielanski describes his music as “imagining if Nirvana and the Beatles had a child …

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TODAY IN HISTORY: Monday, March 7, 2022 | News

TODAY IN HISTORY Today is Monday, March 7, the 66th day of 2022. There are 299 days left in the year. TODAY’S TIME IN HISTORY On March 7, 1965, a march of civil rights protesters was violently dispersed at the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Alabama by state troopers and …

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Richmond’s Lucy Dacus headlines sold-out shows at Jefferson Theater – Reuters

Indie rock and folk singer-songwriter and producer Lucy Dacus performed Friday at the Jefferson Theater. The sold-out show drew people from across the state on the 13th show of her 2022 winter tour. Dacus herself is from Richmond and was very familiar with the Jefferson as a venue. The concert …

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DAY IN • DAY OUT announces the lineup for the 2022 festival

The Seattle Center Music Festival returns for its second year and spans 3 days SEATTLE, March 01, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Today, DAY IN • DAY OUT (DIDO) announced the full lineup of performers for its second annual festival scheduled for August 12-14 at Seattle Center’s Fisher Green Pavilion. Three-day general admission and …

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Watch Billy Joel honor Gary Brooker with Procol Harum cover

Billy Joel honored the memory of Procol Harum co-founder Gary Brooker during his performance on Saturday, February 26. “A great singer and pianist has just passed away,” Joel noted from the stage during his concert at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas. “Gary Brooker of Procol Harum. He was one of …

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Dave Grohl on Being the Villain in Studio 666, The Foo Fighters Returning to Tour, and the Headlines About His Hearing Loss | Ents & Arts News

Dave Grohl’s reputation as the nicest man in rock precedes him. “Are you ready to meet rock royalty?” They ask me before talking to him. Everyone in the room (Zoom) is excited to meet Dave Grohl. If things had gone as planned, the foo fighters leader and elder Nirvana the …

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This Day in History, February 20, 2022 | Story

Today is Sunday, February 20, the 51st day of 2022. There are 314 days left in the year. Today’s highlight On February 20, 1962, astronaut John Glenn became the first American to orbit the Earth while flying aboard the Project Mercury spacecraft Friendship 7, which circled the world three times …

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Hard Rock Casino Exhibit Illuminates Black Church History | Local News

ATLANTIC CITY – From the time 400 years ago when enslaved Africans were first forced onto American shores, the beliefs they brought with them and the conditions they found here influenced black worship. “Africans came to America with our own religions, customs and cultures,” said Anne Glapion, of Egg Harbor …

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Blues rock guitarist Davy Knowles to perform Friday in Colorado Springs | Culture & Leisure

Sometimes all it takes is a song to know something is meant for you. For blues rock singer-songwriter Davy Knowles, that song was “Sultans of Swing” by Dire Straits. When his dad played it one day in the car for him, the 11-year-old got lost in the notes. “That was …

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Snoop Dogg and The Rock pay tribute after Tyrese Gibson’s mother dies

Snoop Dogg and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson have sent messages of condolence to Tyrese Gibson after the death of his mother. Gibson, who starred in several The fast and the furious movies, posted a tribute to his mother Priscilla Murray Gibson, who died of complications from Covid and pneumonia. The …

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Sam Fender and Raye had a ‘chain of dates’ and have ‘a lot in common’

‘They really respect each other and have a lot in common’: Sam Fender and Raye had a ‘chain of dates’ – following the duo’s party at their private BRITs party By Millie Payne for Mailonline Published: 10:13 GMT, February 13, 2022 | Update: 11:01 GMT, February 13, 2022 Sam Fender …

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Slash explains how technology changed the soul of rock music

Technology these days makes a lot of things really easy to do, including making music. But for artists who have been playing instruments for decades and are used to making old-school records, this may not be viewed so positively. Slash explains how technology has changed the “soul” of rock ‘n’ …

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Davenport singer-songwriter, 21, dubbed ‘a rising star’ by MTV Music News

If you watch the wonderful video of CJ Parker performing his song “Invisible” last year at The Spot in downtown Rock Island, you’ll see a star in the making – cool, confident, charismatic and commanding. It’s obvious online, but the 21-year-old Davenport native has also been blessed by MTV Music …

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Former WASP guitarist Chris Holmes has cancer

Former WASP guitarist Chris Holmes has been diagnosed with throat and neck cancer, his wife and manager have confirmed. As a result, he canceled a scheduled appearance on the Monsters of Rock cruise from February 9, but hoped to be back in action in time for a scheduled Canadian tour …

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Before the El Paso show, Kansas talks violin rock | Way of life

As a youngster inspired by the signature rock sounds of the Kansas band, David Ragsdale picked up a violin. Today, he is an integral part of the group that continues to make music and sell shows. Ragsdale returns to El Paso with the progressive rock band at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, …

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Gizzy School of Rock – The Gisborne Herald

Published on 03 February 2022 13:39 Veteran musician Ricky Boyd runs The Band School, a music school based in Gisborne Intermediate. “We run music lessons, we run vacation programs, and we also run bands,” he says. The Band School originated in Wellington, where Boyd was able to tap into music …

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Ian Anderson knows why Gentle Giant never broke

Ian Anderson is often called a satirist of progressive rock, particularly for the ironic excess of the 1972s. Thick as a brick, but he is a master of form. At the start of Jethro Tull, he also shared stages with many other big names. No touring mate had more prog …

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Sam Fender signs up to perform at Brit Awards joining Ed Sheeran, Liam Gallagher and Doja Cat in line-up

He was tipped for big things when he won the Critics’ Choice award at the Brits in 2019 – and this year Sam Fender returns to the show scene as a star in his own right. I can reveal the Geordie singer has been signed to perform at Tuesday’s glitzy …

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Joni Mitchell leaves Spotify ‘in solidarity with Neil Young’

Joni Mitchell follows Neil Young’s lead and pulls her music from Spotify due to streaming company’s backing of controversial podcast The Joe Rogan Experience. “I’ve decided to remove all my music from Spotify,” the famed singer-songwriter explained via a short note on her website. “Irresponsible people are spreading lies that …

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Around Town: Helena Area Arts and Entertainment News Released January 27 | Local

Story Loud Times in Butte Journalism Thursday, January 27 at 4:30 p.m. Charles Rankin discusses the “battle for Butte journalism” and argues that the beginning of big money dominance over Butte mining and politics began long before 1883, at a time noisy and more chaotic for Mining City newspapers. This …

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Kid Rock releases anti-Biden, anti-Fauci single

FILE: Kid Rock performs onstage as Live Nation celebrates National Concert Day at their 2015 Summer Spotlight event presented by Hilton at Irving Plaza on May 5, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Live Nation) (The Hill) – Kid Rock tears up Anthony Fauci and …

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Weber Grills Apologizes for Untimely Meatloaf Recipe Email

Weber picked the wrong day to suggest barbecued meatloaf. The barbecue maker apologized on Friday for sending out a Recipe of the Week email earlier in the day with instructions on how to make ‘barbecue meatloaf’. Taylor Grote/Unsplash Barbecue company Weber Grills has apologized for a poorly timed recipe. The …

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Is Demi Lovato back in rock? The singer organizes a pop funeral

It’s the end of an era ! Demi Lovato is signaling a potential return to her rock roots by maintaining a studio moratorium on her “pop” sound. On Thursday (January 20), the 29-year-old shared a photo of seven friends — including mega-producer Scooter Braun — dressed in all black while …

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Halestorm members unhurt after tour bus catches fire

It’s been a rough road for Halestorm so far in 2022, with the band revealing their tour bus caught fire and burned overnight. According to guitarist Joe Hottinger, everyone in the band is fine as they had slept in hotel rooms overnight, but were woken early in the morning to …

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John Francis Flynn leads the revival of Irish folk music

At the start of 2021, John Francis Flynn was, it’s fair to say, another struggling Dublin folk singer. But a year later, following the noiseless release of his first solo album I won’t always live in July, his reputation spread beyond Dublin folk aficionados to the international stage. Exceptional notices …

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Elvis Costello thinks rock has lost its “roll”

Modern rock has a lot of fans, but don’t count Elvis Costello among them. rolling stone asked Costello for his thoughts on today’s musical climate and what appeals to him — or not. “I don’t like rock music very much,” he said. “I love rock ‘n’ roll. I think if …

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Peter Welker, accomplished Petaluma musician, music festival founder, dies at 79

Peter Welker, composer, arranger, bandleader and trumpeter who for decades was one of Petaluma’s best-known musicians, died Wednesday in Arizona after a brief illness. He was 79 years old. Welker, one of the founders of the Petaluma Music Festival, lived in the city from 1972 until 2020, when he moved …

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Celebrity Horoscopes and Birthdays for Friday, January 14 | Advice

Birthday today (01/14/22). Enjoy the Midas touch this year. Generate gold with regular and disciplined action. Dreams and visions of winter inspire new love, pleasure and pleasure this spring. Weather the summer transitions with friends and groups before a team win lights up next fall. Maintain, develop and conserve resources. …

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today in history | national

Today in history Today is Wednesday January 12, the 12th day of 2022. There are 353 days left in the year. Today’s highlight in history: On January 12, 1959, Berry Gordy Jr. founded Motown Records (originally Tamla Records) in Detroit. To this date : In 1828, the United States and …

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Celebrity horoscopes and birthdays for Monday, January 10 | Advice

Today’s birthday (10/01/22). Abundance is filling your basket this year. Nurture and develop valuable resources with consistent action. Creating inspiring plans this winter leads to a fun and romantic springtime. Support your friends around a change next summer, leading to a fall community victory. Take care of your garden with …

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Harry Reid Memorial in Vegas draws top Democrats in the country

President Joe Biden speaks about his administration’s response to the wildfires, during a visit to Louisville, Colorado, Friday, Jan. 7, 2022. Biden and First Lady Jill Biden met with families and visited an affected Louisville neighborhood by a recent forest fire. (AP Photo / Susan Walsh) Susan walsh PA LAS …

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Climbing Equipment Market Size, Scope, Forecast to 2029

New Jersey, United States, – The latest report published by Verified Market Reports shows that the Climbing Equipment Market should experience a sustained pace in the years to come. Analysts looked at market drivers, restrictions, risks and openings in the global market. The Rock Climbing Equipment report shows the likely …

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Bob Dylan’s accuser extends the length of sexual abuse allegations in 1965

The Connecticut woman who accused Bob Dylan of repeatedly sexually assaulting her in New York City decades ago has extended the time frame for when the abuse allegedly took place. The 68-year-old, who testified anonymously in August under the initials “JC”, claimed the abuse took place over “several months” in …

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