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  1. Auburn Actors Theater marks 25th yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | KPC Media Group, Inc.

    In 1992, the Auburn Actors Theater performed "Godspell" as its first musical. Back then, it was a cast of only nine people and the audience was much smaller.

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  2. Sound Advice: LuxDeluxe with MoonbeauRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    LuxDeluxe is from Northampton, Mass., but the band doesn't much sound like the various outfits that have given the town its reputation as an underground hot bed . The five guys in LuxDeluxe, all in their early 20s, make straightforward Rock & Roll that draws equally from such iconic touchstones as The Beatles and The Rolling Stones as well as modern-day masters Wilco.

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  3. Winter Jam celebrates musical connectivity of record label CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2017 | Post and Courier

    Another scene from the Winter Jam 2016 at the Music Farm shows Jr Spencer, Tyler Boone, Matt Zutell, Eric Rickert and George Baerreis. The 3rd Annual Coast Records Winter Jam isn't a jam in the classic sense, an impromptu musical performance characterized by improvisation, it's more of a showcase of the talent that has come to call the burgeoning Coast Records their home.

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  4. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2017 | Weirton Daily Times

    In 1972, reclusive billionaire Howard Hughes, speaking by telephone from the Bahamas to reporters said a purported autobiography of him by Clifford Irving was a fake.

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  5. 'Gentleman's Guide' to close out 2016 with love, murder at HippodromeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | The Baltimore Sun

    It took a decade, but the wry "Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder" made it to Broadway and, now, Baltimore. Monty Navarro, the, um, hero of the Tony Award-winning, Baltimore-bound musical "A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder," could be the poster boy for Oscar Wilde's motto: "I can resist everything except temptation."

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  6. Gifts for girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2012 | Newsday

    If you used an Optimum login , click the Connect Account button to use your Optimum login info to manage your Newsday subscription account. If you used a Newsday login , it looks like it's not connected to an active subscriber account.

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  7. First Night Saratoga announces lineupRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    Taraji P. Henson who stars in Fox show "Empire," will host a holiday special on Thursday, Dec. 8. ORG XMIT: XNYT25 -- Taraji P. Henson who stars in Fox show "Empire," will host a holiday special on Thursday, Dec. 8. ORG XMIT: XNYT25 The New Year's Eve tradition that brings musicians, performers and thousands of revelers to the streets of downtown Saratoga Springs continues for the 21st consecutive year. More than 15,000 people are expected to watch 70-plus acts in 30 venues throughout the city, putting on hundreds of shows between 6 p.m. and midnight on Saturday, Dec. 31. With a theme of "A Night of Magic," the evening begins with the traditional 5K race at Skidmore College at 5:30 p.m. and ends with fireworks in Congress Park at midnight.

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  8. 5 Bands You Didn't Know Got Their Start in Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2016 | RollingStone

    As the Rat Pack's cigarette smoke fades into distant memory, the heavy-drinking, casino-centric Las Vegas music scene of yore has given way to a bustling, diverse era. Most would position the Killers as the center of the Vegas tunes solar system, but what other acts have sprung from Sin City? Here are a handful of artists that got their start in Las Vegas – no Sammy Davis Jr. required.

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  9. Zayn Malik named best new artist at American Music AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2016 | Salisbury Journal

    ... performed his debut solo single This Town at the ceremony at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles. Actor Robert Downey Jr presented Sting with the American Music Award of Merit in recognition of work with his former band The Police and as a solo ...

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  10. Band director Elvis Paschal, who gave pitch-perfect guidance to Miami students, dies at 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    Miami-born musician, educator Elvis Paschal came from a family of educators. His mother, Agenoria Spearman Paschal, was the principal at Lorah Park Elementary.

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  11. Music Box: The Halloween MotherloadRead the original story

    Oct 26, 2016 | Planet Jackson Hole

    The Deaner, Dean Ween, Michael "Mickey" Melchiondo, Jr.-he's all the same beast of a guitarist, vocalist, songwriter and yes, a fishing guide. I first heard his international cult band Ween in 1992 on a mix tape, the same tape that introduced me to Phish.

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  12. Buddy Montgomery Jazz Legacy Project Benefit and ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2016 | All About Jazz

    The 2016 BMJLA Awards ceremony was a Montgomery Family affair that honored the spirit of Charles "Buddy" Montgomery while it commemorated and supported long established artists with rising young jazz talent in the San Francisco Bay Area. Jazz Legacy Project Awards Benefit and Concert was an exquisite evening that fulfilled the long held vision of Charles "Buddy" Montgomery.

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  13. Bittersweet After Dark: ASUCI's Aldrich Park After Dark ConcertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | New University

    Freshmen were the first to arrive, timidly wandering in large packs up the hills of Aldrich Park 15 minutes before the annual ASUCI After Dark Concert was meant to start Tuesday of Welcome Week . The event has a history of bringing in notable but not quite mainstream acts, like JR Aquino and Yuna, and usually draws a sizable crowd.

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  14. 557 years of historical evidence of the Capital: Bucharest has turned ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2016 | Nine O'Clock

    Bucharest Days have been celebrated this weekend by a series of events commemorating 557 of historical evidence of the Capital, held in Constitution Square and in the Cismigiu and Herastrau Parks, were concerts, exhibitions, workshops, theaters or flowers fighting took place. On the Bucharest Days occasion, the Bucharest Municipality organized a series of events celebrating 557 of historical evidence of the Capiltal in three important areas of the city: Constitution Square, Cismigiu Park and Herastrau Park.

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  15. Dinosaur Jr., Animal Collective, Cold War KidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | San Diego Reader

    Sunday 18 From Norway, indie-pop quintet Highasakite visits the Soda Bar Sunday night behind this year's Camp Echo record, which Pop Matters says "would be a largely forgettable collection of mood-heavy, danceable synth-rock," if not for the dynamic of singer Ingrid HA vik: "With her, it's something else, a work of restless imagination and emotional complexity." "+ guests" opens the show...whilst "Thai-funk, surf-soul trio" Khruangbin plays Casbah with Sugar Candy Mountain ...and '80s apers Betamaxx throw a flashback party at Belly Up.

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  16. Bands Needn't Be Best Friends to Make It BigRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2016 | Houston Press

    Dinosaur Jr. ranks among the influential indie-rock bands of the '80s. The band's catalog, particularly 1987's You're Living All Over Me , set the tone for numerous imitators and copycats to follow.

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  17. New Music: Haley Bonar, Dinosaur Jr., Russian CirclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2016 | Towleroad

    This week in New Music: Haley Bonar brings focuses to her sound on indie rock/pop crossover Impossible Dream , Dinosaur Jr. continue to knock them out after 30 years and Russian Circles possibly cement their place as the kings of post rock. Still only in her early 30s with seven albums under her belt, Bonar seems just a touch sick of the shite she has to put up with.

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  18. Theaters heat up in August with - Annie,' - Heathers,' improv and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2016 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Plucky orphan Annie and her dog, Sandy , stay optimistic in a 1930s Hooverville in the musical "Annie, Jr.," opening Thursday at Waco Civic Theatre. Waco theater stages normally quiet in the summer weeks before the start of the school year are busy and bustling instead, with a children's musical, a one-night musical in concert staging, improv comedy and a dinner theater comedy over the next two weeks.

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  19. BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Carmell JonesRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | All About Jazz

    An excellent hard bop trumpeter, Carmell Jones would probably have been much better-known today if he had not moved to Europe in the mid-\'60s at the height of his career. In 1960, after two years in the army and two years at the University of Kansas as a music education and trumpet major, Carmell left the midwest and became a studio musician in California.

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  20. Nelly delivers energy, fun at Rock the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | The London Free Press

    Nelly performs during Rock the Park hip-hop night at Harris Park on Friday. You don't survive for as long as American rapper Nelly's been in the music business without knowing how to work a crowd.

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