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DARIEN – The Darien Arts Center is hosting a spring concert to give residents a taste of live music at a historic venue – with the help of two beloved musical groups with local ties. The concert is scheduled for March 25 and will take place at a concert hall in Norwalk, the Wall Street …

American rock band Foo Fighters are set to perform a unique concert in Geelong in March. Rumor has it that the band, fronted by rock legend Dave Grohl, will perform at Geelong’s biggest stadium, the GMHBA Stadium in Kardinia Park, next month. The show is reportedly part of an initiative to promote a new statewide …

news, latest news, Piano Bar, Josh Piterman, Musicals, Musical Theatre, concert, what’s going on in Ballarat Josh Piterman’s return to Ballarat will be “a real heart filler”. After graduating from Federation University Musical Theater Studies 15 years ago, the classical crossover performer and entertainer has performed across the globe. Now he returns to Ballarat for …

The Town of Great Barrington Announces Lineup for 5th Annual WEB Du Bois Legacy Festival GREAT BARRINGTON – The City of Great Barrington WEB Du Bois Legacy Committee announces the 5th Annual WEB Du Bois Legacy Festival in honor of the 154th birthday of country boy Dr. WEB Du Bois during of the month of …

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 …

FORT WAYNE – Fall in love with the Little River Band’s timeless hits from the 1970s to the present day with a powerful musical performance by the Little River Band on January 23 at the Clyde Theater, 1808 Bluffton Road. Hotter than ever, Little River Band sells shows coast to coast, continuing its legacy as …

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 …

Southern Texans have the chance to take a spin on the ice this holiday season. The Portland Parks and Recreation Dept. brought a real ice rink to the Portland Community Center under the Joe Burke Pavilion as part of their Christmas 2021 celebration on the coast. In 2019 they offered a synthetic ice rink but …

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 …

Things look different this holiday season. While we are not out of the pandemic forest yet, there are many wonderful events happening this year to fill your mind as you support the local economy and step out into the world safely. We’ve put together this list of holiday chestnuts for you to browse and will …

ATLANTA – After critically acclaimed sold-out engagements in the UK, the reimagined 50th anniversary tour of “Jesus Christ Superstar” will perform at the Fox Theater in Atlanta April 19-24 as part of the 40th anniversary season from Broadway to Atlanta. The award-winning production Olivier 2017 from the Regent’s Park Open Air Theater goes on sale …

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. …

Brothers Britt and Jack Espinosa, who grew up in Kingston, and their band Becoming Bristol will hold a benefit concert on December 4th at Bayside Community Church to support local charities and families during the holiday season. The Espinosa brothers haven’t played in Kitsap County for nearly three years and are eager to play in …

The Rolling Stones won’t be the only group to rock Austin this week. Here are our picks for the other best shows in town from November 18th to 2nd. Thursday Friday Drive-by Truckers, Buffalo Nichols at Scoot Inn. One of the great American rock bands of the 21st century, the Truckers began in the 1990s …

A melting 2.7-tonne iceberg will be suspended 20 meters above Sydney Harbor for 10 hours a day as part of the 2022 Sydney Festival. The free event, titled Thaw, is a new work by physical theater company Legs On the Wall, and is a dramatic theatrical statement on the need to act on global warming. …

The GW Student Music Coalition presented their first Halloween concert on Sunday night in collaboration with the music streaming app Put Me On. Coalition Co-Chairs Jacy Case and Wyatt Kirschner, along with members of the club’s electronic board, hosted the free event which was held in the basement of the Pan-Hellenic National Council Common House …

It’s been a year since King Stingray released his first single ‘Hey Wanhaka’, and despite pandemic restrictions, the boys have been busy. Hailing from Yirrkala, a community in East Arnhem Land, King Stingray is made up of YirrÅ‹a YunupiÅ‹u (singer and didgeridoo player), Roy Kellaway (guitarist) Dimathaya Burarrwanga (guitarist) Campbell Messer (bass) and Lewis Stiles …

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 …

As the fall festival begins to wind down, here’s a list of things you can do this weekend in all tri-states. Friday Art in the green Friday, 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. French Lick Town Green. Free entry. This annual art exhibit …

Country sensation for almost 15 years Lady A topped the Billboard charts with its vocal harmonies and harmonious fusion of country, rock and pop. But like so many who came out of the pandemic’s darker days, the group, formerly known as Lady Antebellum, have embarked on a journey of rediscovery, reflection and appreciation for those …

Dust off the old lederhosen and head to The Z Hall this Sunday, October 3 for Oktoberfeast. The event, which is both a buffet of European cuisines and honors the Michigan Polka Hall of Fame, is a celebration of culture and tradition, according to David Skjaerlund, owner of The Z Hall. “(Michigan Polka Hall of …

When I was first invited to see HONK! THE UGLY DUCKLING MUSICAL, I didn’t know it was a full-fledged MTI production. I thought this show was going to be strictly for little kids – it would be fun and the cast would be your typical middle school / high school cast, but I was so …

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 …

Raleigh, North Carolina – A rock band is no longer scheduled to come to Raleigh due to recently implemented COVID-19 regulations. 3 Doors Down was scheduled to perform at the Red Hat Amphitheater on October 7 as part of their The Better Life 20th Anniversary tour. On Wednesday, the group announced on social media that …

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 …

Theaters, concert halls and other venues are gradually returning to something akin to normal service after months of Covid shutdowns and disruption. If you’re looking to get your dose of drama, live music, or comedy and don’t mind the prospect of sitting in a full capacity venue, here are 10 tips for finding a good …

Quynn Lubs September 25, 2021 – 7:33 PM Annie Clark, known professionally as St. Vincent, is a musician, singer, producer and actress from Tulsa, Oklahoma. She started her career as part of The Polyphonic Spree, then began touring with Sufjan Stevens’ touring group and eventually formed her own group in 2006. St. Vincent took to …

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 …

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 …

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 …

Bring your balaclava, tights and utility belt. Lowe Mill Comic Con hosts guests including comic book artists Dan Fraga, Drew Geraci and Billy Martinez and Power Rangers actors Justin Nimmo and Michael Copon. There are also cosplay showcases, nerd culture-centric vendors, and a performance by Bit Brigade, a rock band that plays music from video …

Although Oktoberfest events in Quebec are a long-standing tradition, this is the first year that German-American Heritage Center de Davenport is in partnership with Domaine Hauberg to Rock Island to host a big beer-soaked party on Saturday, October 2, 1 p.m. to 10 p.m., at the 1911 Mansion and Grounds, 1300 24th St., Rock Island. …

BLUE HILL – A sprawling network of steel drum performers, collaborations and bands on the Blue Hill Peninsula bring live music to nearly every corner of Hancock County and beyond each summer. The style originates from Trinidad and is loud, cheerful, and participatory. Shine! in the Pans and guest performers begin the night’s performance at …

On Sunday, Trey Anastasio brought their namesake band to New Haven, CT for their first performance at Westville Music Bowl to wrap up the first weekend of the outfit’s 2021 tour. “This place is costs“Anastasio exclaimed after an opening jam for the” Set Your Soul Free “show.” I like that, man. You’re all there. Anastasio, …

After more than three decades of new bands arriving, the members say the key to keeping the event fun and keeping people coming has turned into incorporating all music and age lovers into the Deadwood Jam Board. . DEADWOOD, SD – The 31st Deadwood Jam Musical Festival wrapped up on Saturday with a local band …

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 …

MIAMI, Oklahoma. – Music will vibrate inside Rocket Park in Miami on Friday, as local band Until Now takes the stage. The concert, Rockin ‘in Rocket Park, is sponsored by the Ottawa County Musicians’ Tribute Committee. It is part of a series of live shows designed to help reintroduce area residents to the musical heritage …

Cover and tribute bands tend to get a lot of attention on Long Island, but there is a thriving original music scene. Local artists will be the focus of a new indoor / outdoor free music festival called Pine Barrens Jam at Blue Point Brewing Company in Patchogue on September 18. “We’re the only festival …

Posted: 7/9/2021 14:59:52 PM SHUTESBURY – Since the cancellation of the 2020 ‘Mud Season’ music festival, musician and event planner David Bullley has said he feels the absence of live music in his heart. He hopes to fill that gap with Early Apple Fest, a one-day apple-themed music festival that will provide a platform for …

“You’re a Star” icon George Murphy has been a part of Dublin’s music scene for nearly two decades, but the Beaumont ballader has recently experienced a pivotal moment in his career. Murphy has put on great shows for years performing iconic Dublin ballads, but in October 2020 he released his first original song. “Dublin Inspires” …

ODESSA – Dr Billy J. Spruill from Odessa, 54, drove his GIANT through the streets of gold while scratching his Hamer and Epihone on August 3, 2021. After a more than 70-plus bike ride km on 07/17/2021, a few days later, Billy was transported to El Paso for life where he battled a vaccinated case …

RICHMOND, Virginia – Headphones and a party of yours plus live music at Dogwood Dell and Pocahontas State Park are both on the schedule this week in Richmond. UnlockingRVA is back with another Silent Party in the 17th Street Marketplace. “So I’m Faith Wilkerson, Founder of Unlocking RVA, welcome to the Silent Party. We’re here …

There are few things more enjoyable and relaxing than listening to live music in a quiet environment. Fortunately, Alcoa’s Songs By the Brook series has been offering this opportunity to local residents since 2014, with the exception of last year when it had to be canceled due to COVID-19. The music returns to the same …

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 …

Glenn Tilbrook and Chris Difford of Squeeze. Photo by Danny Clifford British rock band Squeeze makes a stop in Portland as they cross the country on a 24-date headlining tour. Additionally, the band plays a handful of opening shows for Hall & Oates. There aren’t many albums that I can’t get enough of, and the …