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  1. Folk-Rocker David Crosby Comes to WHBPAC TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Folk-rock renegade, David Crosby , will perform at Westhampton Beach Performing Arts Center tonight, July 3 at 8:00 p.m. Legendary singer-songwriter, author, and social justice activist David Crosby is an inductee in the Songwriters Hall of Fame, a two time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, as a member of the iconic folk-rock band The Byrds and the Woodstock-era super-group CSN. His unmistakable voice, soaring harmonies and sublime guitar work are featured on some of rock's most revered hits, including "Turn! Turn! Turn!," and "Our House."

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  2. David Crosy, coming to Bethlehem, is a rock 'n' roll survivorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Morning Call

    ... things about challenges. In addition to writing honest and often powerful songs - first while in the 1960s band The Byrds, then with Crosby, Stills & Nash and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, and at various points either solo or with his CSN partner ...

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  3. Top 5 Concerts of the Coming WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | The Morning Call

    ... had the finest singing of the trio, with his high voice and harmonies featured on some of rock's best-known songs: The Byrds' "Turn! Turn! Turn!," "Mr. Tambourine Man" and "Eight Miles High," and CSN's "Suite: Judy Blue Eyes," "Our House," "Teach ...

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  4. David Crosby To Play Classics, New Songs At Ridgefield PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The New Canaan Daily Voice

    Legendary singer-songwriter David Crosby will play career-spanning hits and new songs at 8 p.m. Thursday at The Ridgefield Playhouse. Crosby is a two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, inducted with both The Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash; he is also in the Songwriters Hall of Fame.

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  5. Rock And Roll Hall Of Famer Calls Out Kanye West (Again) For Being A 'Poser'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | MTV

    David Crosby is celebrated musician, songwriter and two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee. He played and sang on some of the most acclaimed albums of the 1960s and '70s with his bands The Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash .

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  6. Crosby: Joni Mitchell unable to speakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Newsday

    ... you struggle back from a traumatic brain injury. Crosby and Mitchell dated in 1967, when he was still a member of the Byrds. They have remained close friends ever since. "She's a tough girl and very smart," he said. "I love her. She's probably the ...

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  7. Joni Mitchell still unable to speak after suffering an aneurysm, says David CrosbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 27 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    ... going to go, we don't know yet. She took a terrible hit." Crosby, founding member of Crosby, Stills & Nash and The Byrds, who was once Mitchell's partner and produced her first album, has not spoken to Mitchell, but said she had suffered an ...

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  8. Joni Mitchell unable to speak after suffering an aneurysm, says David CrosbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    ... going to go, we don't know yet. She took a terrible hit." Crosby, founding member of Crosby, Stills & Nash and The Byrds, who was once Mitchell's partner and produced her first album, has not spoken to Mitchell, but said she had suffered an ...

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  9. This Day in Music History: June 26thRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | WPLR

    ... album went on to reach number one on the Billboard 200 Album Chart & sold five million copies in the U.S. 1965: The Byrds went to number one on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with "Mr. Tambourine Man" which spent one week on top of the chart. ...

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  10. Rewinding the Charts: 50 Years Ago, The Byrds Flew to No. 1Read the original story

    Friday Jun 26 | Billboard

    The band topped the Hot 100, gave Bob Dylan his only leader and essentially launched the 'jingle-jangle' folk-rock sound. When the Byrds released their debut single for Columbia Records, few could've guessed the scope of history that would follow.

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  11. elvisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | KUQL-FM Mitchell

    1965 : The Byrds hit number one on the "Billboard" Hot 100 chart with "Mr. Tambourine Man," which was written by Bob Dylan. 1975: Sonny and Cher Bono's divorce was finalized in Santa Monica, California. They had married in 1964. Four days after the ...

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  12. Conversing with Art Garfunkel Before Upcoming New Jersey ConcertsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Examiner.com

    ... "Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M.," was not a huge seller. However, the following year, with label mates Bob Dylan and The Byrds enjoying massive success with the new folk-rock craze, Columbia staff producer Tom Wilson took the track "Sounds of Silence," ...

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  13. Steve Connelly gets a little help from his friends (and plays) this SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Creative Loafing Tampa

    Sometimes, when you do good by the local music scene, the local music scene will do good by you, too.

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  14. Entertaining Books for SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | InsideHalton.com

    ... book and there is considerable information in this well researched book about the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, the Byrds, the Beach Boys along with Bob Dylan, Otis Redding, Marianne Faithful, Diana Ross, Phil Ochs and many others who made the 1960s ...

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  15. Music community rallies around producer Steve ConnellyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | St. Petersburg Times

    ... park in a peach orchard and stare at the sky. In the '70s, he developed a taste for folk rock - Dylan, the Band, the Byrds, the Grateful Dead - that informed his best-known band, the Headlights. Their jangly Americana sound resonated far beyond ...

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  16. Indie-rock veterans Yo La Tengo still restlessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 23 | Canada.com

    ... paid tribute to a wide array of songwriters, from outsider wunderkind Daniel Johnston (Speeding Motorcycle), to the Byrds' Gene Clark (Tried So Hard), to The Kinks' Ray Davies (Oklahoma, U. S. A) to the Velvet Underground's John Cale (Andalucia). "I ...

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  17. Modern Marvel: David Crosby in MorristownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Morristown Green

    Sure, David Crosby has two places of honor in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame . That's the Philadelphia medical gallery where you can find pieces of John Wilkes Booth, a replica of the shared liver of Siamese twins, and Einstein's brain.

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  18. Seen around the Green: David CrosbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Morristown Green

    Singer David Crosby stops for coffee at Smartworld in Morristown, prior to his show at MPAC. Photo by Kevin Coughlin David Crosby - Hall of Famer with the Byrds and Crosby, Stills and Nash-stopped in with his son Django for an afternoon pick-me-up prior to his evening solo acoustic show at the Mayo Performing Arts Center.

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  19. Craig Thatcher Trio will open for ZZ Top at MusikfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | WFMZ

    ... hared the stage with well-known artists ranging from blues guitarists Jonny Lang and Buddy Guy to Roger McGuinn of The Byrds and Hot Tuna. Tickets for ZZ Top with the Craig Thatcher Trio are on sale now on the Musikfest website and 610-332-3378.

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  20. CALENDAR: John York in concert, Butterfly Pavilion, theatrical reading, music and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Claremont Courier

    ... GELENCSER HOUSE CONCERT John York is a singer, composer and instrumentalist well-known as a former member of the Byrds with Roger McGuinn, Clarence White and Gene Parsons. He was a member of the Sir Douglas Quintet (with Dr. John) and The Mamas and ...

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