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Music Duo Black Violin Talks With KHTS Before Santa Clarita Concert

KHTS was joined by Wil B. of hip-hop duo Black Violin, consisting of B., violist, and Kev Marcus, violinist. Together, the two have released five studio albums and earned a Grammy nomination for their 2019 album, “Take the stairs.” Black Violin was formed when the classically trained duo, whose real names are Wilner Baptist and […]

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The Musical ‘Pretty Woman’ Is Enjoyable But The Titular Woman Has It All Wrong

If you’ve ever wondered how central Julia Roberts was to the appeal of the romantic comedy “Pretty Woman,” consider the musical adapted from it. The show, which runs at the Orpheum Theater through Sunday, retains nearly all of the film’s story. It has bouncy songs, including an incredibly entertaining mashup of a power ballad and […]

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Next on the musical journey – jammin with grunge, 90s rock

A few weeks ago I wrote a rock music column, and I appreciated all the kind words and comments on this piece; it certainly hit a *great pun* note with some people. I felt part two was in order because the late 80s led to an implosion of the 80s metal scene. It ended abruptly. […]

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Music Department Director Lars Campbell Q&A

Lars Campbell in front of his class in person. Photo by Jacob Kaiser. Lars Campbell is the director of the music department at Clackamas Community College. In addition to working at the CCC, he is also a co-founder of the Portland Jazz Orchestra and performs regularly with the Oregon Symphony and the Oregon Ballet Theater […]

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Nominees announced for this year’s Country Music Alberta Awards

Albertans love to listen to country music artists from around the world, but there is also plenty of local talent to support right here in our beautiful province. The Country Music Alberta Awards showcases more than 100 local musicians and industry professionals in 22 award categories, ranging from ‘Artist of the Year’ to ‘Live Location […]

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Music Heals Minds officially launches in Pasadena

By Luke NetzleyDeputy Editor of the Pasadena Weekly Pnon-profit asadena Music Heals Minds has been using music to help people with Alzheimer’s disease, dementia and traumatic brain injury since 2019. It marked its official launch on January 15. After a successful career as an internationally acclaimed opera singer, Music Heals Minds founder Nandani Sinha began […]

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Up-and-coming Maine music mogul hopes to outgrow his traumatic beginnings

PORTLAND, Maine — Gino Brown’s fingers hovered over his MacBook in a blur last week while tweaking and massaging a set of audio files on the screen. When finished, Brown gave a silent nod to singer Fils Ya Methiola, who began singing into a nearby microphone in French. Brown’s face then relaxed as his ears […]

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Uptown Music Presents COLLECTIVE a Night Tribute to 80s Hair Bands | Entertainment

Williamsport — Students from the Uptown Music Collective, the area’s first nonprofit music school, return to the Community Arts Center in Williamsport for one night only to perform ‘Nothin’ But A Good Time: Revenge of the ’80s Hair Bands” on Saturday January 29 at 7:30 p.m. This is the Collective’s “People’s Choice” show, the result […]

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Music abounds in the Milford area

by Terry Rogers Milford has many options for live music and for musicians to have an outlet for their talent In a recent conversation in Milford, the Music School of Delaware led a discussion about the wide variety of performing musical arts in the Milford area. Representatives from the School of Music, the Milford Public […]

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Ring in 2022 with live music in the Mohawk Valley

Once upon a time, New Years Eve on a Friday night was the perfect storm for revelers, the perfect weekend get-together, and the ultimate party night. The times have changed. The club’s shows from the last night of the year have been on the decline for some time now and, with COVID restrictions in place […]

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Jabba Films: Hollywood Legend Steven Spielberg Directs His First Musical With “West Side Story”

He is the father of the modern day blockbuster, making Jaws, AND, jurassic park, The Raiders of the Lost Ark and Save Private Ryan, with his films grossing over $ 10 billion at the global box office and winning him three Oscars. But it’s only now that Steven Spielberg is making a childhood dream come […]

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Kold Breed Meets Music Video Needs In Montgomery And Beyond

If you’ve watched a lot of clips from the rap scene around Montgomery and Atlanta, the name Kold Breed should be very familiar to you. His name is attached to many of them. “I love cinematic videos, and that’s pretty much my style,” he said. His Montgomery-based company Kold Breed Films offers video production and […]

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Vancouver-based Musical Artist Hahlweg Celebrates Nostalgia with New Covers EP

Music is a powerful catalyst for memories. Hearing a song can take you back to your first day of high school, laughing with friends and family on vacation, and many other treasured moments from our past. For Vancouver-based musical artist Louis Hahlweg, who performs under the name Hahlweg, music forms many of his oldest and […]

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10 Music Adaptations Better Than The Original Show, According To Reddit

Musical adaptations can be random. Sometimes what made the original so special doesn’t really translate to the big screen. Other times there is something more powerful about the story told in a film format than what can be achieved on stage. Despite how incredible these live-action productions are, some fans believe the on-screen version actually […]

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Two Iowa City bands team up to provide vacation memories and music

Musicians all over the community prepare and share holiday music. The public has choice after choice. One of our favorites is the annual joint Sunday afternoon concert of the Iowa City New Horizons Band and the Iowa City Community Band, or NHB / ICCB for short. As musicians, we are thrilled with this chance to […]

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A billboard in LA, Las Vegas music festival for 18-year-old rising pop singer Ashley Sienna from Niagara

For most artists, it takes a huge record or a single to see your face on a billboard. They are already familiar to the masses. But earlier this year, 18-year-old Niagara Falls pop singer Ashley Sienna received surreal news. Not only did she win the Sessions: Live music streaming site Rising Idol contest, she would […]

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Burt Bacharach talks about writing his musical “Some Lovers”

It is not surprising that Rolling stone classified magazine Burt bacharach among the best songwriters of all time. His prolific career, which began in the 1950s, produced some of the most beloved songs of all time including “Walk On By”, “This Guy’s in Love With You”, “I Say a Little Prayer”, ” (They Long to […]

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Cambria Author Ivy Cayden Writes YA Book With Built-In Music Playlist | Arts | San Luis Obispo

It’s no secret that teens love music, and author Ivy Cayden skillfully capitalized on that love by incorporating a Spotify playlist into her first novel. All at once, which is part of his Chorduroys And Too Many Boys young adult book series. “Since publishing my novel, I have learned that other authors refer to songs […]

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BTS’s ‘Dynamite’ Was Most Streamed on Apple Music in 2021 | Billboard News – Oakland News Now

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TNb83HcBhJA Oakland News Now – BTS’s ‘Dynamite’ Was the Most Streamed Song on Apple Music in 2021 | News from billboards – video made by the YouTube channel with the logo in the upper left corner of the video. OaklandNewsNow.com is the original blog post for this type of video blog content. The K-pop superstars […]

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Indiana man who died at 19 survives thanks to his music

BLOOMINGTON, Indiana (AP) – On a blustery Monday, Ed Schwartzman sets a bag next to him in the center of the table at his Bloomington restaurant. It doesn’t look like much: laminated photo collages, flying papers, weathered images of mid-90s youth football teams – all featuring the same smiling boy and his lightly haired brown […]

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Ed Sheeran’s disastrous audition for UK musical High School

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND – NOVEMBER 19: Ed Sheeran performs during HITS Live 2021 at M&S ​​Bank Arena on November 19, 2021 in Liverpool, England. (Photo by Anthony Devlin / Getty Images for BAUER) Before becoming an international superstar, Ed Sheeran was just another hopeful audition for Britannia High, ITV’s short-lived teenage musical series made in response […]

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With Christmas music and local football, more is less

There are, I guess, a lot of things in this life that you can’t have too much of. I’m sure anyone reading this review could check off several items directly: Time, love, friends, money lazy summer afternoons, balmy October nights, Marvel superhero movies (at least until “Eternals” ), Bruce Songs from Springsteen, long weekends and […]

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Wareham High grad to support diversity and inclusion at Berklee College of Music

Natara Gray, a proud alumnus of Wareham High School, is now the Senior Associate Dean of Admissions, Diversity and Inclusion Recruitment at Berklee College of Music in Boston. She is the first person to hold this position and will focus on improving the recruitment and retention of black and African American students in college. “I’m […]

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Tribute to one of Berkshire County’s musical icons

He was a beloved artist in our region and his untimely passing is in the news throughout our tri-state region. David Grover, 69, is best known for its Saturday morning summer concerts which took place at the Gazebo behind Town Hall on Main Street in Great Barrington. The Pittsfield native was also a member of […]

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THIS WEEK IN THE ARTS | Halloween, Election Day, Live Music and More | Zoned

K-State Football vs. TCU, 2:30 p.m. Bill Snyder Family Stadium. Friends of Tuttle Creek State Park’s Trunk or Treat, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Drive through Riverpond Park and get some candy along the way. Halloween movies, costume contests, drinks and more. Manhattan Brewing Company, 406 Poyntz Ave. Saturday Choose your project, 7 p.m. Also […]

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Louisiana Book Festival features author interviews with music legends

Mark your calendar as the 17th Annual Louisiana Book Festival will launch online programs on Saturday and Sunday October 30-31, 2021. Additional new content will be available over the next two weeks from Friday November 5 through Sunday November 7 and Friday November 12 to Sunday November 14. This free, annual family-friendly festival celebrating readers, […]

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Sarasota Orchestra presents Music Director Bramwell Tovey in concert of Favorites

As he begins his tenure as Music Director-designate of the Sarasota Orchestra, Bramwell Tovey describes his opening concert Saturday as a kind of welcoming handshake to the audience. “They have the dramatic title ‘The Adventure Begins’, which is exciting and flattering, but it’s just a way of saying ‘Hi, I’m here’ and starting with a […]

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Musical groups prepare to entertain during Groves Pecan Festival – Port Arthur News

GROVES – Entertainment is planned for the Groves Pecan Festival. Choirs from Port Neches and Groves Middle Schools will perform with dancers from Debbie Dance Studios. The local group Klozure will be the headliner of the Festival. The Groves Pecan Festival will take place November 4-7 at Lion’s Park. The event was canceled last year […]

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J-Pop Sensation Shihori merges musical eclecticism into a piece of fluid reflection with new album “Mutation”

With each song a work of art in itself, the new album from indie sensation J-Pop Shihori, aptly titled, Mutation cleverly assumes its eerie ability to merge its eclecticism in music into a piece of fluid reflection. With 15 tracks and available now, the first dynamic LP includes a new single, “Under the Skin”. With […]

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“Hard Luck Love Song” Creators Draw On Austin Musical Tradition – Sightlines

People who appreciate American music and witty dark stories will have a blast on October 15th. “Lucky love song” directed by Justin Corsbie of Austin and produced by work / life partner Allison R. Smith, hits theaters. The film, says Corsbie, is based on “Like the good old times,” a song by famous American singer […]

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New Music Collective 47 Eyez On Me Seeks to Create Popular Network for Artists | Culture

47 Eyez on me, a music collective created by North Carolina state students to promote individuality and unfiltered creative expression, aims to change the way emerging artists view collaboration. Jonny Zemola, a third year studying marketing, Alex Tung, a third year studying environmental sciences and Omid Ordoubadi, a third year studying social work, started the […]

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Where’s Lauren DeWise’s roommate today? Update

Discovery’s ” surveyThe Murder Tapes: Footprints in the Snow ”explores the murder of Lauren DeWise at the hands of her ex-husband, Joseph. Lauren was found dead in her bedroom, but another person was injured in the incident. It was Lauren’s roommate, Ashley Van Hemert. She was shot several times and was stranded for hours to […]