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  1. Newsboys Incite A 'Love Riot' March 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | PRWeb

    "When I speak from stage, I often talk about love," says Newsboys frontman Michael Tait of the album's inspiration. "Darkness has been so prevalent in our culture.

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  2. BWW Review: Towne Centre's Black Tie BroadwayRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 6 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The discerning act of cherry-picking songs from the scores of countless musicals and then knitting them together in a revue format is far more difficult than you might think. It requires a great deal of knowledge and awareness to bring disparate styles and motifs under one roof, as it were, to tell some sort of relatable story that meanders and moves - and sometimes hurtles - toward a credible conclusion while entertaining for maximum impact.

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  3. Ageing Scots rockers rediscovered after 40 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Sunday Herald

    With a combined age giving The Rolling Stones a run for their money and a retired minister on lead guitar, a group of ageing Scots rockers have been rediscovered after 40 years. Christian rock band White Light had some success in the 1970s after becoming finalists in a rock contest and releasing an LP, but the band members eventually parted and went on to pursue "more conventional careers".

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  4. Shows to see this week: April 21-27, 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2013 | Examiner.com

    Give your brain a wake-up Monday with Crystal Castles , whose mysterious, harsh electronic nature coincides with always unpredictable front woman Alice Glass. On the subject of brooding, this Wednesday Peter Murphy will be performing solely Bauhaus material at Granada Theater as part of Bauhaus' 35th anniversary.

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  5. I Made It Through-Natasha OwensRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Contemporary Pop Music newcomer Natasha Owens is embracing listeners with her debut release I Made It Through. Released in 2013, the album features 10 tracks dedicated to helping others find love, peace, and comfort amidst hurt, pain, and sadness experienced in their lives.

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  6. In - Pippin,' existential reckoning, and derring-doRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Boston.com

    Since its debut in 1972 to its Broadway-bound revival at the American Repertory Theater in 2012, "Pippin" has always been about one thing: the director. In the original production, Bob Fosse turned what would have been a minor musical into a Tony Award winner by infusing it with his old razzle-dazzle.

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  7. 'As An African-American, I Support Him 100 Percent':...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | TheBlaze.com

    Singer-songwriter Michael Tait, the frontman for the Christian pop-rock band Newsboys, has officially endorsed Texas Sen. Ted Cruz for president, citing the GOP hopeful's principles and saying that, as an African-American, he supports him "100 percent." Tait, who is an alumnus of Liberty University, told Fox News columnist Todd Starnes that when he saw the senator launch his campaign from the university in March of last year, that he saw Cruz's "drive" and "hunger" for "solid principles."

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  8. Clarksville's Rivers and Spires Festival announces Kellie Pickler as 2016 HeadlinerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Clarksville Online

    The Rivers and Spires Festival is pleased to announce Kellie Pickler and Plumb as the Festival headliners for Saturday, April 16th. Kellie Pickler will perform on the Public Square Stage at 7:30pm.

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  9. First Watchet Music Festival 2016 acts announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Somerset County Gazette

    THE first acts have been announced for this year's Watchet Music Festival 2016 including BRIT-nominated band The Feeling. Other acts announced today include Peter Hook and The Light, 3 Daft Monkeys, the Neville Staple Band and Dreadzone as the festival prepares to celebrate its 10th Birthday.

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  10. Watchet Festival set to be the best THE first acts lined up for this...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Somerset County Gazette

    THE first acts lined up for this year's Watchet festival have been announced - and music fans are in for a treat. The Feeling, Peter Hook & The Light, Neville Staple Band and 3 Daft Monkeys are now confirmed for this, the festival's 10th Birthday Party.

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  11. the Hunchback of Notre Dame Cast Recording Tops Billboard's Albums ChartRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The highly anticipated Studio Cast Recording of The Hunchback of Notre Dame, the only stage collaboration from two masters of the American musical, Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz , debuted in the top spot on Billboard's Cast Albums chart. The album, available from Ghostlight Records , is also the 14th bestselling current album overall for the week and number 47 on the Billboard Top 200.

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  12. Mary Poppins to fly into Wales Millennium Centre DISNEY and Cameron...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | South Wales Guardian

    The magical story of the world's favourite nanny arriving on Cherry Tree Lane has been spectacularly brought to the stage with dazzling choreography, incredible effects and unforgettable songs. Zizi Strallen most recently starred as Lana in Matthew Bourne's The Car Man.

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  13. BWW Review: As Dynamic As Ever, Ben Vereen Again Lights Up...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Attending a Ben Vereen show these days is like worshipping at the altar of Happy . As he displayed once again on Monday's opening night of his latest run at Feinstein's/ 54 Below, the veteran entertainer exudes palpable pleasure at being on stage while repeatedly expressing gratitude to his audience.

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  14. BWW Review: PIPPIN at Shea's Buffalo TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The 1970's was an era of self discovery, rebellion and personal exploration. Broadway was morphing from the stock musical comedy formula towards the darker issues of life not usually seen on the musical stage .

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  15. Pics! Something Rotten! Gets a Visit From Rachel McAdamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Playbill

    Rachel McAdams took a visit to Something Rotten! and greeted the show's stars onstage following the performance. Christian Borle and Brian d'Arcy James co-star.

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  16. I Made It Through-Natasha OwensRead the original story

    May 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Contemporary Pop Music newcomer Natasha Owens is embracing listeners with her debut release I Made It Through. Released in 2013, the album features 10 tracks dedicated to helping others find love, peace, and comfort amidst hurt, pain, and sadness experienced in their lives.

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  17. Interesting Stuff - 30 January 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 30 | Time Goes By

    Remember Barney Miller ? And remember the loveable Detective Fish on that show. His daughter announced this week that he died in his sleep at age 94. But he had died once before - sort of - when it was erroneously reported and believed by many news outlets in 1988, that he had died.

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  18. Life is an art form to Ben VereenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Examiner.com

    Between the two of us, we have four left feet. We always wished we could dance. But we can't.

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  19. What Worship Looks Life in Everyday LifeRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Christianity Today

    What is worship? Sure, it's getting together with other Christians and singing and praising God. But what about after the music fades? We talked to some people who are serious about worship.

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  20. Shows to see this week: April 21-27, 2013Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2013 | Examiner.com

    Give your brain a wake-up Monday with Crystal Castles , whose mysterious, harsh electronic nature coincides with always unpredictable front woman Alice Glass. On the subject of brooding, this Wednesday Peter Murphy will be performing solely Bauhaus material at Granada Theater as part of Bauhaus' 35th anniversary.

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