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From Texan tunes just a stone’s throw away to the spicy beats of Zydeco, there’s something for every musical interest at this year’s Conroe Cajun Catfish Festival in downtown Conroe. The downtown street festival, now in its 32nd year, runs from Friday evening October 8 through Sunday afternoon October 10. The family-friendly event features non-stop …

The Midland High School Music Parents Association is once again working to meet the needs of the school’s orchestral, orchestral and choir programs. “Our goal is to support principals and cover expenses beyond what the (school) district covers,” said Karin Pelletier, co-chair of the organization. These expenses include, among other things, the purchase and maintenance …

Now in its fifth year, Tyler Westcott’s annual Folkfaces Fest at Cherry Hill Campground in Darien Center has become a fall tradition for the roots music scene of upstate New York. Westcott has brought together 40 different musical groups – including their high octane Americana-blues-jazz-punk band and festival namesake – to perform over four days, …

NOTNew Zealand was a war zone in the mid-1800s. On one side were the British and the colonial government, eager to seize more of the country’s land. On the other, the indigenous Maori people, struggling to preserve tino rangatiratanga: their sovereignty and self-determination. On April 29, 1864, the British invaded Pukehinahina, also known as Gate …

South Florida’s Petty Nicks Tribute Band makes little moments count Despite the pandemic and the challenges musicians have faced over the past 18 months, many are adjusting to the new normal; the return to live music continues to be demanded on almost every level, from sold-out mega tours to jam sessions at local bars and …

TR Photo by Austin Chadderdon – Sam Vance sings to a full house at Dave and Sally’s Bar a Grill. It was Vance’s last night with popular local band Exit 185. Matt Downey went out with his wife for karaoke and drinks in 2017 on St. Patrick’s Day at the Rumors Sports Bar and Grill. …

CUYAHOGA FALLS – Despite all of the ‘shifts in latitudes, changes in attitudes’ due to COVID-19 and an abbreviated summer concert tour season, Jimmy Buffet and the Coral Reefer Band managed to perform just under the wire a Cold Saturday night at a packed Blossom Music Center. Local Parrotheads couldn’t fail to flock once again …

’90s chart rivals Peter Andre and TELETUBBIES are back in music, The Sun can reveal. Mysterious Girl singer manages children’s favorites as they release two singles and an album ahead of their 25th birthdaye birthday next year. 2 Peter Andre leads TELETUBBIES releasing album that will face Coldplay on the charts next month Teletubbies Tinky …

More than two dozen breweries across the United States have made a special beer to benefit musicians and other players in the music industry, many of whom have seen their livelihoods shattered by the coronavirus pandemic. Crosby Hops of Woodburn, Oregon, donates all profits from the hops sold to make Rock On Lager Beer to …

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – The Grand Rapids African American Arts and Music Festival will celebrate the city’s diversity this weekend. The full-day event will bring live music, art, dancing and food to Studio Park in downtown Grand Rapids, 123 Ionia Ave. SW, noon to 10 p.m. on Saturday, September 25. “This is an opportunity for …