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  1. MusicWorks Welcomes George Winston to Delray Beach Center for the Arts TonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 |

    ... series will be Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul & Mary on January 14, Tom Rush on February 10 and Roger McGuinn of The Byrds on March 11. Tickets for each of the four concerts are $75 for premium seating (first five rows center orchestra) and $53 for all ...


  2. Tom Petty to bring classic cuts and new rarities to dedicated SiriusXM channelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Digital Trends

    ... appeal to his fanbase. Planned guest DJs on the channel include Jackson Browne, Lucinda Williams, Roger McGuinn of The Byrds, and many of Petty's current and former bandmates. But what's most exciting for Petty fans is that the musician will be ...


  3. Tom Petty Radio channel debuts Nov. 20 on Sirius XMRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Los Angeles Times

    Rock musician Tom Petty, shown in the studio of his L.A.-area home in 2014, will curate the new Tom Petty Radio channel set to premiere Nov. 20 on SiriusXM satellite radio. Rock musician Tom Petty, shown in the studio of his L.A.-area home in 2014, will curate the new Tom Petty Radio channel set to premiere Nov. 20 on SiriusXM satellite radio.


  4. Tom Petty gets his own SiriusXM channelRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... also appear, as will guest DJ slots from some of Petty's contemporaries, like Jackson Browne and Roger McGuinn of The Byrds. "We are truly thrilled to be creating a new music channel with one of the biggest names in the history of rock and roll," ...


  5. Tom Petty is Getting His Own SiriusXM StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Billboard

    ... Benmont Tench of the Heartbreakers will also get in on the show, as well as Lucinda Williams , Jackson Browne and the Byrds ' founding member Roger McGuinn , all of whom will host special guest DJ sessions. "We are so honored and grateful to ...


  6. GospelbeacH rekindle Beachwood SparksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Easy Reader News

    Children of active duty military personnel throughout the state will have an easier time transferring to public school districts outside of where they live as a result of a new law with roots in the South Bay. Just like The Byrds, GospelbeacH got its start as an accidental rock band in Los Angeles.


  7. The Byrds' Turn! Turn! Turn! offered a message of hope in troubled timesRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 12 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... relatives, it was only a matter of time before the game was changed once again. And so, in the spring of 1965, the Byrds from Los Angeles, California, surfaced on the scene and scored a No. 1 hit with an astounding version of Bob Dylan's "Mr. ...


  8. Melissa Etheridge set to perform in Chico, remembers writing universal songs at young ageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 11 | Mercury-Register

    ... of Third and Chestnut streets. As a young girl growing up in Kansas, Melissa Etheridge heard The Beatles and The Byrds coming out of a little transistor radio she carried around, never imagining how far-reaching an impact that music would have on ...


  9. CALENDAR: John York in concert, Claremont Art Walk and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 6 | Claremont Courier

    ... the Prison Library Project. John York is a singer, composer and instrumentalist well known as a former member of the Byrds. He was a member of the Sir Douglas Quintet and The Mamas and The Papas touring band. He played bass for Johnny Rivers and ...


  10. Mitch Albom & Friends "Words & Music" Charity Book LaunchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 5 | 760 WJR

    ... guitar star John Pizzarelli, Phredley Brown (musical director for Bruno Mars), Roger McGuinn (founding member of the Byrds) and local musicians Olivia Millerschin and Vito Lafata , as well as others. (Lineup is subject to change.) "The Magic Strings ...


  11. Daylight VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 4 | The Washington Monthly

    ... Georgia, Gram Parsons. Here is what was likely one of his first public performances of "Hickory Wind" with the Byrds, in Rome (or "Rome Italy" as Gram would probably have called it). This song invariably brings tears to my eyes. Ed Kilgore edits the ...


  12. '66 Barracuda is Prescott Valley man's first loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 3 | The Daily Courier

    "The Sound of Music" won Best Picture, James Bond traveled to the Bahamas in "Thunderball," The Rolling Stones' " Satisfaction" topped the music charts, while The Byrds' "Mr. Tambourine Man" followed in second and shows like "Get Smart," "Lost in Space" and "Green Acres" began their television rule. It was also the year that Prescott Valley resident Howard Boucher bought his 1966 Plymouth Barracuda.


  13. 80's-aholics rejoice; Back To The Future Is Precisely Where The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 2 | PRWeb

    ... Carnes, Belinda Carlisle and others perform 80's renditions of your favorite songs. You've never heard Radiohead, The Byrds, Blur, The Doobie Brothers and Carole King performed like this before! This is 80's RE:COVERED. The project was spear-headed ...


  14. HarmoniousRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 2 | New Yorker

    ... quartet. Sometimes the sunshine breaks out in their harmonies, and it feels like 1965 with David Crosby and the Byrds. At other times, as in "The God of Loss," the weather is gloomier. The band plumped for four of the bakery's signature six-ounce ...


  15. The Lemon Clocks - Time to FlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 27 | Something Else! Reviews

    ... were in vogue, and cars were as big as boats. Aping the iconic lick of "So You Want to be a Rock and Roll Star" by the Byrds, then twisting, turning and tweaking the rest of the song into something new and noteworthy, "The Beginning of the End" ...


  16. 'The Magic Strings Of Frankie Presto: A Musical Companion' To Mitch...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2015 |

    ... (Today I Met) DARLENE LOVE Tutti Frutti LITTLE RICHARD A House Is Not A Home DIONNE WARWICK Mr. Tambourine Man THE BYRDS Lost In The Stars TONY BENNETT God Will LYLE LOVETT Creatures Of The Night KISS You're Gone And I Am Here (Frankie's Final Song) ...


  17. Deafheaven plays Wonder Ballroom tonight. IMAGE: Kristen Coffer.Read the original story

    Oct 19, 2015 | Willamette Week

    ... Rock & Roll Hall of Fame membership as much as Roger McGuinn, the sonic architect of folk-rock founding fathers the Byrds, who plugged the Beatles' progressive pop into the rich ferment of the then-nascent singer-songwriter scene. Without his ...


  18. Guitar Virtuoso John Jorgenson Releases Limited Edition, 3-CD Box Set 'Divertuoso' TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 |

    ... Jorgenson has recorded or toured with the likes of Bonnie Raitt, Luciano Pavarotti, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison, The Byrds, Johnny Cash, Bob Seger, Willie Nelson and many others. Jorgenson is a GRAMMY Award-winner and has won many other awards, including ...


  19. NewsBeck covers The Byrds at 'Echo In The Canyon' California folk tribute festival - watchRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 | NME

    Footage from 'Echo In The Canyon' Festival, held in Orpheum Theatre, Los Angeles on Monday, October 12, shows a number of big name artists performing folk-tribute cover songs. Beck , Fiona Apple , Cat Power , Regina Spektor , Jade and Jakob Dylan performed the music of The Byrds, The Beach Boys , The Mamas and The Papas, Buffalo Springfield, The Association, Love and others.


  20. Bob Dylan performs for inmates | Hunterdon County Old InkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2015 |

    Among those appearing were Joan Baez, Roberta Flack and Joni Mitchell, poet Allen Ginsberg and Roger McGuinn of the Byrds.