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2 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Jessica Hernandez: Singing To The Rafters, No Matter The Style

Jessica Hernandez's debut album with her band The Deltas is called Secret Evil .

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5 hrs ago | The Pordland Mercury

Tonight in Music: Amanda X, Terry Malts, Dead Winter Carpenters & More

AMANDA X, BEACH DAY, IS/IS, THE CHANTERELLES Go right ahead and add Philadelphia twee-punk trio Amanda X to the staggeringly large pile of rock bands making a name for themselves in the City of Brotherly Love.

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Related Topix: More, Hollywood, FL, Weather

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Los Angeles Times

FYF Fest puts the unexpected together and makes it rock

L.A.-based rocker Ty Segall, seen performing during the Bonnaroo festival in Tennessee in June, is on the FYF Fest lineup.

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Related Topix: Ty Segall, Circle Jerks, The Jerks, Punk, More, The Blood Brothers, Hardcore, New-Age, Music, Entertainment

Worcester News

Final farewell to city crash victim

A SEA of red and white filled Worcester crematorium chapel as family and friends gathered to remember a much loved father who was "always smiling".

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Related Topix: Worcestershire County, England, World News, United Kingdom, More, Ub40, Reggae

Decorah Journal

Confessions of a Royal watcher:

Let's get straight to a confession. 1) To commemorate Prince George's first birthday in July, I had to do something.

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Related Topix: World News, Queen Elizabeth, Elvis, Celebrities

Thu Aug 21, 2014

The Star

Reba, Elvis tribute show this month

Submitted Photo Tara Key of Alabama will be in Warrenville on Aug. 30 to perform 'The Stylings of Reba .'

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Related Topix: Elvis, Celebrities, Warrenville, SC

BroadwayWorld.com

Photo Flash: Celebrity Autobiography Welcomes Karen Ziemba, Santino Fontana, Gina Gershon & More

New York's funniest show Celebrity Autobiography welcomed to its cast stars of stage & screen Gina Gershon & Mario Cantone , Tony Award-winner Karen Ziemba , Tony-nominated actor Santino Fontana , actress Lucy DeVito & Drama Desk-winners Eugene Pack & Dayle Reyfel for its August show in NYC on Monday, August 18 at 7pm at Stage 72 .

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Related Topix: More, Lucy DeVito

New Jersey Herald

Janiva Magness was meant to sing the blues

Like one of her idols, Billie Holiday, this lady really does sing the blues. Like many of her mentors, Janiva Magness has lived the blues and survived to sing about it.

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Related Topix: Blues, us Travel, North America Travel, Los Angeles Travel, Travel, The Stray Cats

Broward-Palm Beach

Slash Keeps Rock and Roll Alive at Hard Rock Live on August 29

It's certainly a cliche to say rock 'n' roll will never die, but these oft repeated truisms exist for a reason -- they ain't all wrong.

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Related Topix: Rock & Roll, More, Pop/Rock, Guns N' Roses

Southland Times

Youngsters set to rock n roll

ROCK THE AGES: Partners Kennedy Taylor, 9, left, and Donald McIntosh, 11, share a dance ahead of the Invercargill Rock n Roll Club's annual competition this weekend.

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Related Topix: Elvis, Celebrities

News Shopper

World's greatest Elvis tribute to rock Dartford

Considered to be the best Elvis tribute act in the world, Lee Memphis King leads a fun Rock N Roll Heaven evening at The Orchard Theatre in Dartford on September 22. King has been recreating the music, gyrating hips and sounds of one of the 20th century's biggest icons for more than seven years, performing to more than a million people all over the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Elvis, Celebrities

BroadwayWorld.com

Chris MacDonald's Memories of Elvis Set for Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts, 10/10

The Patchogue Theatre for the Performing Arts is pleased to be able to welcome back for one night only, CHRIS MACDONALD'S MEMORIES OF ELVIS IN CONCERT on Friday, October 10 at 7:30 PM.

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Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Patchogue, NY, Elvis, Celebrities

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Music Review: The Empty Hearts - 'The Empty Hearts'

What happens when you throw together veterans of The Cars, Blondie, The Romantics, and The Chesterfield Kings with a splash of The Faces added for good measure? You get The Empty Hearts.

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Related Topix: The Chesterfield Kings, Blondie, Pop/Rock, Ringo Starr, Rochester, NY

Wed Aug 20, 2014

RollingStone

Hear Jerry Lee Lewis' Wild Take on 'Bad, Bad Leroy Brown'

In 1956, Jerry Lee Lewis made his first ever recordings at Memphis' Sun Studio, the home of the legendary label founded by Sam Phillips.

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Related Topix: Chuck Berry, Jim Croce, Folk, Music, Entertainment

BroadwayWorld.com

All-Canadian Cast to Lead NuMu's Buddy! the Buddy Holly Story This Fall

Before The Beatles, Dylan, Hendrix or Cobain, there was Buddy! Nu Musical Productions is proud to present BUDDY! THE BUDDY HOLLY STORY with a Canadian company of established and emerging musical theatre artists, including: Troy Adams ; Danny Balkwill ; Susan Dunstan ; Zachary Knowles ; Judy Kovacs ; Dana Jean Phoenix ; Jay T. Schramek ; Kent ... (more)

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Related Topix: Buddy Holly, Buddy, Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Ringo Starr, Theater, Mamma Mia!

USA Today

Seth Green discusses Elvis, Ray Liotta and his new movie

As any Elvis fan will tell you, one compelling fact about Elvis Presley is that he was born an identical twin.

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Related Topix: Elvis, Celebrities

Folio Weekly

Nots Brings Post-Punk Fusion to 5 Points

"Obviously, we're all women, so our vocal sound is completely different. And we gravitate toward weird female post-punk bands like Androids of Mu.

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Related Topix: Compulsive Gamblers

Examiner.com

Music and beer make a perfect pairing for two upcoming Lafayette festivals

For the third consecutive year, Beers Across the Wabash will be held on the John T. Myers Pedestrian Bridge on August 23rd.

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Related Topix: Lafayette, IN, Events

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Detroit News

Vibe of Graceland Too changes after owner's death

Vernon Chadwick of Oxford, Miss., gives visitors a tour of the ephemera-filled front rooms of Graceland Too.

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Related Topix: Oxford, MS, Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Drama Movies, Jailhouse Rock, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Elvis, Entertainment, Drama, Television

RollingStone

Buddy Holly Songs Get Country Spin on New Tribute Album

Buddy Holly's influence on generations of rock and country musicians has inspired various tribute projects in the 55 years since his death.

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Related Topix: Buddy Holly, Country, T. Graham Brown, Merle Haggard, The Statler Brothers, Music, Entertainment

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