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4 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

Ben Folds' 'Orchestra Experience' tour includes the BSO

The worlds of pop and classical music do not meet all that often -- or all that well, as a rule -- but certain artists have proved quite adept at bridging the gap.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ben Folds, Classical, Winston-Salem, NC, Salem, NC, Entertainment

11 hrs ago | Ctnewsjunkie.com

Advocates Raise Questions About 'Shared Savings'

A group reforming how all medical care is paid for in the state butted heads Thursday with a group of healthcare advocates who are worried about steps the group is taking with the Medicaid population.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Connecticut

Thu Jul 10, 2014


Ryuichi Sakamoto Diagnosed With Throat Cancer

World-renowned Japanese musician and composer Ryuichi Sakamoto says he has throat cancer and has canceled his scheduled shows and activities.


Related Topix: Esophageal Cancer, Health, Pop/Rock, Magic, Hip-Hop

Chronicle Live

Things to do in Newcastle tonight: Thursday July 10

One of the UK's fastest rising pop-rock three-pieces, In Hindsight, are in Newcastle tonight as part of their third headline tour.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Al Bawaba

Syria death toll increases to 170,000

At least 170,000 people have been killed in Syria's three-year civil war according to a new death toll released by an activist group Thursday, according to Agence France Presse.


Related Topix: Activism, Pop/Rock

Wed Jul 09, 2014

The Washington Post

Nightlife Agenda: Old Town bar crawl, rooftop DJs and a free Afrobeat dance party

Mad Fox Brewing Company is throwing a birthday party with rare beers, live music and free cake on Saturday afternoon.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Company, Washington Post, Publishing, Tom Petty, John Cougar Mellencamp


Mpac to Host Rock of the 80s, 8/7

MPAC goes retro with a blast of 80s rock Thursday, August 7 at 8 pm. Rock of the 80s features The Romantics , The Smithereens , Marshall Crenshaw and Tommy Tutone .


Related Topix: The 80'S, Pop/Rock, The Romantics, Host, August

Cincinnati CityBeat

OK Go, Many More Added to MidPoint Music Festival

The final MidPoint Music Festival headliner for the big stage at Washington Park has been confirmed.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Ghosts, Cincinnati, OH, The Afghan Whigs, Friday

Foster's Daily Democrat

Hot Summer Nights concert series opens Thursday

York native Skyler Clark-Hamel and his band “Skyler” will be one of seven headliner acts at the South Berwick's annual Hot Summer Nights Concert series, which takes place Thursday nights on the Central School lawn.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, South Berwick, ME, The Band Perry, Country

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Lamar Daily News

Health briefs: July 9

Pic Quik supports March of Dimes: Now through July 14, Pic Quik stores helps raise money for the Southern New Mexico March of Dimes by encouraging customers to make a small donation.


Related Topix: Anonymous, Pop/Rock, Las Cruces, NM, Friday, Fitness, Yoga, Downtown (Los Angeles, CA)

Mon Jul 07, 2014


Food is the star as Sacred Heart of Jesus Church in South Euclid holds its annual festival July 10-13

On Monday, just three days before the opening of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church Festival, a group of volunteers sat in the school's cafeteria stuffing Italian peppers with ground meat.


Related Topix: South Euclid, OH, Food, Pop/Rock, Berlin, Baked Goods, Life, Bread, Pizza


Stream United Nations The Next Four Years

Geoff Rickly started his mysterious berserker hardcore project United Nations when he was still the frontman for Thursday, but now that his old band has run its course, he's devoting more energy to his feral side.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock

Sun Jul 06, 2014


Great choices again this week in Orlando music

There were a couple of big band announcements this past week. Orlando band SoulSwitch introduced their new drummer, Chris Esquivel and Ambertone just announced a one time only reunion show for August at House of Blues.


Related Topix: Orlando, FL, Pop/Rock, Sanford, FL, Winter Park, FL

Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Advocate

New Venture bringing a Aida,a and some flamboyant sets, to BR stage

Elton John and Tim Rice refashioned it for the Broadway stage in 2000, and now New Venture Theatre is bringing the story to Baton Rouge when it opens the musical on Thursday, July 10, in the Manship Theatre.


Related Topix: Elton John, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Jr., Everything

Fri Jul 04, 2014

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Reviews: SoMo, The Fray, Rise Against, Blackberry Smoke, New Order, Oh Honey and more

Five years ago, the Fray headlined the Marcus Amphitheater, but Thursday it had to settle for Summerfest's second-highest-capacity stage, the Miller Lite Oasis.


Related Topix: Blackberry Smoke, New Order, Pop/Rock, Against, Hardcore, Punk, Rise Against, Entertainment

Thu Jul 03, 2014


Former Lostprophets members make their return to music

Nearly two years after the disbanding of rock group Lostprophets , which saw its lead singer Ian Watkins go to prison for a plethora of child abuse and sex crimes, the former band members have emerged with the announcement of a brand new band.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Lostprophets

The Daily Star

Give malice no quarter

File - Lebanese soldiers check damage inside the Virgin Mary church in the predominantly Christian city of Zahle, Sunday, March 27, 2011.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Opinion

The Doings Weekly

Family Friendly: Heartbeats will soar during Laura Doherty's concert July 3 2 p.m.

Laura Doherty will have kids singing and clapping "In a Heartbeat" when she performs on July 17 at the La Grange Public Library.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Pop/Rock, Heartbeat, Oak Brook, IL


Summer fun at Edgewater LIVE--rock out to the good times every Thursday: Kristel's CLE

Today, lather on the sunscreen, grab some friends and be prepared to party at Edgewater LIVE with rock band Filmstrip .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, August

Wed Jul 02, 2014


Theatrical Throwback Thursday: 1776 - 60s, 70s & 90s Style

In honor of this week's major national holiday of Independence Day, today we celebrate the most patriotic musical of them all, 1776.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Music!, Tony Awards, John Adams, Entertainment, Television