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As one of the best-known musical groups, the Beatles mention their admiration for other artists. One of George Harrison’s favorite jazz musicians/performing artists was “Hit The Road Jack” artist Ray Charles. George Harrison and The Beatles Appear in Disney+ Original Documentary Series ‘The Beatles: Get Back’ Close-up photograph of George Harrison of The Beatles taken …

MANASQUAN, N.J. (WPVI) — The 20th season of American Idol premieres this Sunday on 6abc. Jersey Shore singer/songwriter’s audition clip is bringing people to tears. Cole Hallman, 22, from Manasquan, only started playing guitar and singing a few years ago. American Idol released his heartbreaking audition for the judges, where he is joined by his …

As presented by her nationwide touring company at the Lied Center for Performing Arts on Friday, “Beautiful: The Carole King Musical” is, well, beautiful — a thoroughly enjoyable and superbly performed account of King’s, two-time Rock and Roll Hall inductee of Fame. story. Carried by a terrific and compelling performance from Sara Sheperd as King, …

From its deep roots in punk rock to a thriving jazz scene centered on Howard Street, Akron’s history can be traced through the music it has spawned over the decades. Last year the Akron Heritage Music Project worked to tell the story of Akron’s past by connecting notable places with sounds from artists who are …

Legendary singer-songwriter Bob Dylan will perform at Bass Concert Hall on the University of Texas campus on March 16. Tickets, $59.50 to $129.50, go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday via texasperformingarts.org. This is Dylan’s first show in Austin since a May 2015 appearance at the same venue. The Bass show date falls right in …

Round Hill Music Royalty Fund Limited has acquired music publishing, master rights and master rights royalties for – and entered into a long-term administration agreement for neighboring rights revenue from – the rock leader’s catalog iconic David Coverdale. David Coverdale is best known for his role in Whitesnake, of which he was a founding member. …

I’m here to put a jump in your step and add some silver musical linings to your life this week by telling you what some musicians in Maine have in store for the year. I reached out to several of them to find out what their release plans are for the coming year and what …

2022 started off as a shock to Day6 or MyDays fans as one of their most favorite members, Jae Park, announced his departure from the K-Pop boy group. Jae’s agency JYP Entertainment released a statement confirming the same and revealed that the decision was made to respect Jae’s personal wishes after lengthy discussions. Meanwhile, eagle-eyed …

Happy New Year to all music lovers in Hendersonville and the surrounding area! It will be almost two years since we had to find creative ways to hear the music of local artists. We zoomed in; attended concerts online; sitting outside, far apart, wearing masks; and, sometimes, just done without. Other times, we decided to …

Throughout 2021, artists and leaders of arts organizations based in Saint-Louis improvised their way past roadblocks created by the coronavirus pandemic. Shows moved outdoors. The masks came off briefly, then again. Proof of a COVID-19 vaccination has become as essential to entry as a ticket. Artists, performers and leaders of arts organizations continued to find …

Steve Gunn’s albums, like the excellent other you, are misleading. They scan like sweet, catchy singer-songwriter fare, anchored in Gunn’s soft vocals and reverberating guitars and songs on calm mornings and restorative walks. But, as Gunn’s solo performance Friday night at Ardmore Music Hall revealed, his songs are built on impressive guitar lines and skillfully …

LOS ANGELES – Michael Nesmith, the singer-songwriter, songwriter, actor-director and entrepreneur who will probably be best remembered as the wool-hat member and guitarist of the made-for-TV rock band The Monkees, is died at 78. Nesmith, who had quadruple bypass surgery in 2018, died at home on Friday of natural causes, his family said in a …

In #TheMusicThatMadeUs, senior journalist Lakshmi Govindrajan Javeri talks about the impact musicians and their art have on our lives, how they are shaping the industry by rewriting its rules and how they make us the people we become: their greatest heritage. * Fifty years ago, The Doors released LA Woman in April 1971, a flagship …

SPENCERTOWN, NY – For 15 years, music fans in the Berkshire area have gathered in droves to hear Wanda Houston sing. They’ll have another chance on December 4, when she appears with The Wanda Houston Band at the Spencertown Academy Arts Center, performing lively covers of popular songs from Ella Fitzgerald’s hit “A Tisket, A …

For Matt Hillyer and Steve Berg, it had been another Deep Ellum night in 1997. Their rock band Strap had just finished a set at the Curtain Club on Main Street, and they had been invited to sit down for a night out. friend. The country group is based at Adair’s Saloon a few blocks …

By the turn of the 90s, hard rock supergroup Damn Yankees landed two hit albums and toured extensively. Grunge storm survivor (when they would also have been paid a million dollars to go away for a while), they reunited towards the end of the decade for a third album slated for release on the reboot …

Here’s a guide to some of the vacation concerts that will be taking place in San Antonio in the coming weeks: Thin man : The jazz and soul artist will present a Christmas concert as a grand finale at the Balcones Heights Jazz Festival. Singer Ken Slavin opens its doors and there will be food …

BRADENTON – The local music scene brings to 941 area music lovers another great weekend of live performances scheduled at several popular venues in Bradenton and Sarasota. Check out the Bradenton Times Weekend Sounds to see which bands you can catch and where. Rye road strip Motorworks Brewing Company Friday: 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. …

Maybe it’s because I’m a longtime music lover, but I feel like it would be pretty hard to spoil a documentary about a famous music artist unless you have an obvious and deeply rooted bias. . Take Todd Haynes’ new doc on the Velvet Underground, simply titled The velvet metro. On the surface, this is …

CLEVELAND, Ohio, Oct. 30 (Reuters) – Taylor Swift serenaded Carole King, former US President Barack Obama praised rapper JAY-Z and Paul McCartney paid tribute to the Foo Fighters on Saturday at the a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony which also honored Tina Turner and The Go-Gos. Obama, speaking via video, called 23-time …

Indonesian production duo Diskoria have released a new single “Yth: NAIF”, which features guest singers Isyana Sarasvati and Ardhito Pramono. The single was released earlier today (October 22) via Jakarta-based label Suara Disko. He salutes the recently disbanded Indonesian rock band Naif, following a similar single in January’s “CHRISYE” named after the late singer-songwriter. ‘Yth: …

Before I write about the upcoming finale of the ORNL-FCU Summer Sessions concert series, I want to reflect for a moment on the 24th anniversary of Credit Union’s production partner, radio station WDVX 89.9 FM. When WDVX first hit the airwaves in the late 90s, people weren’t afraid to take risks. Tony Lawson, Don Bergraff, …

The Mavericks have always been a band with more than one accent. The main one was country, as they recorded hits with bluesy and twangy tunes like “There Goes My Heart” and “All You Ever Do is Bring Me Down”. But it is also a group born in Miami with a Cuban-American singer and songwriter, …

Originally from Georgia, Molly Parden took a different path when she released new music last year during the COVID-19 pandemic. Instead of releasing a full album, she split the songs into two EPs. The first came out last summer and she followed it up with the release of “Rosemary” in November 2020. “I felt growing …

The Kentuck Festival of the Arts will return after a pandemic year of its fall collage of sights, sounds, flavors and textures for tens of thousands of people walking, shopping and playing in Kentuck Park. Given the COVID-19 sweep, the Kentuck Art Center in downtown Northport generated what it could last fall, hosting a virtual …

Welcome to Seven in Seven, where each week we generally take a look at what shows will arrive in the region over the following week. And while the doors to the theaters are slowly opening again, due to the current pandemic, they’re not quite there yet. That doesn’t mean the music stops and new releases …

“Just in case you didn’t know, this is her first gig with a band.” Guitarist Charlie Sexton introduced Calder Allen, a young singer-songwriter making his ACL Fest debut in Tito’s tent on Sunday afternoon, to a crowd that probably didn’t know Allen. They might have known everyone on stage: in addition to Sexton, whose daily …

Confused about what to discover for the first day of the first weekend of Austin City Limits Music Festival? Don’t worry, Austin360 is here. Here are the artists our experts recommend for Friday. See the choices for the three days of the festival here. Peter Blackstock’s choices 1:00 p.m. Mr. woman (Tito’s): A few years …

CLEVELAND, Ohio – Progressive rock fans can fly their flags with pride this weekend as ProgStock sets up Friday through Sunday, October 1-3, in Rahway, NJ – and online. Stageit.com will be the virtual home of the festival, starting at 5 p.m. Friday and featuring performances by Echoes, The American Pink Floyd, Rachel Flowers, Joe …

JOHNSTOWN, PA – The stages will rock at this year’s AmeriServ Flood City Music Festival. The festival, which will be held on Friday and October 2 at Peoples Natural Gas Park, 90 Johns St., in downtown Johnstown, will feature 14 bands, including headliners. Bruce Hornsby and the Noisemakers and Uprooted, with Michael Glabicki, of Rusted …

Now that the massive rains of the week are finally out of here, it looks like it will be a beautiful first weekend of fall in Wilmington. There’s also a veritable ton of events to take in, from big name concerts (in music AND comedy) to more intimate shows, a play at UNCW and more. …

LOS ANGELES, September 20, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Take your passports; it’s time to rack up those miles with a one-of-a-kind musical event featuring the Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter-producer Stokley, through the lens of his highly anticipated second album. SANKOFA is now released through its partnership with Bluraffe Entertainment and music icons Jimmy’s Jam and Terry …

PARADISE PLACE I caught this production, which premiered at the Berkeley Repertory Theater, when I was in the area in January 2019. The musical, about free-born blacks and newly arrived Irish immigrants coexisting peacefully, for a while , in Five Points, a slum in New York during the Civil War, focuses on a fascinating American …

By Chelsie DermanArts & Entertainment Editor With the setting sun and the lively music, WTSR 91.3 FM held its semi-annual WTSR Underground in a non-traditional way on September 12 at noon. “We’ve never done Underground like this. Normally we do it in the TV studio, and it’s more for bands to get a professional video …

In a few hours, the Birdland Big Band orchestra will take to the stage of the legendary jazz club for the second time in nearly two years. This is where they have been, every week, for over two decades, and their time in quarantine, navigating closed show business, unable to meet for their usual performances …

The fourth annual Moon River Festival took place this past weekend at Coolidge Park in Chattanooga, TN. The two-day festival under the bridge was sold out and so successful that there were even people lined up on the bridge to get a glimpse. Everyone left the weekend with huge smiles, albeit exhausted. Here are some …

Liz Cooper embraces her newfound confidence and rock influences on her most recent album. Cara Merendino According to astrology, Saturn returns to its position in the sky when a person is born every 27 to 29 years. It is said that a person’s return of Saturn accompanies many major life changes, such as divorces or …

In the ongoing battle between COVID-19 and music, the deadly virus appears to have the upper hand. While concerts and sometimes entire tours are canceled due to increasing numbers of infections, hospitalizations and deaths, some prominent names have announced positive tests in their tour orbits – and even among performers them. themselves. Kid Rock recently …

Top line As artists and concert promoters nationwide face a surge in infections and hospitalizations attributed to the spread of the Delta variant, Grammy-winning musician Jason Isbell, announced Monday that he and his group, the 400 Unit, will require spectators to provide proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test to attend all of their …

Concerts in the Park, a long-running and popular free outdoor series presented by the Vashon Park District, will return after a one-year hiatus at 7:30 p.m. Thursdays August 5-26 in Ober Park . This year, the local band lineup will intentionally showcase the richness and variety of Vashon’s music scene, featuring well-known island names, said …