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Carlos Núñez coming to Community Concert Hall

When you think about bagpipes, what comes to mind? Kilts? Misty moors? How about electric guitars and crowds going nuts during a live performance? Meet Carlos Núñez. Núñez, from Galicia, Spain,...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Ragtime & Early Jazz Festival is next weekend

You can’t say there’s a lack of music in Durango. The fifth annual Durango Ragtime & Early Jazz Festival will be held March 24-26 at the Strater Hotel, and there are some pretty cool things...

DATE: March 16, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Rocker Gregg Allman cancels all tour dates for the year

NEW YORK – Gregg Allman has canceled all of his scheduled tour dates for the year. The 69-year-old rocker posted Monday on his website that “it has been determined that Gregg will not be touring in...

DATE: March 14, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Tenth annual Durango Bach Festival begins Sunday

The annual Durango Bach Festival starts this weekend and not a minute too soon. Spring may be around the corner, but we’re gasping for air in a politically contentious season. A celebration of...

DATE: March 8, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Veteran music executive and former pop star Tommy Page dies

NEW YORK – Tommy Page, a former pop star whose song “I’ll Be Your Everything” went to No. 1 in 1990 and who later became a record company executive, publisher of Billboard magazine and a vice...

DATE: March 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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One Direction’s Louis Tomlinson arrested in airport scuffle

LOS ANGELES – One Direction star Louis Tomlinson has been arrested for allegedly attacking a photographer at Los Angeles International Airport, an incident the singer’s lawyer described as...

DATE: March 4, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Rod Stewart sorry for video seen as beheading re-enactment

Rod Stewart is apologizing for a video shared by his wife that shows the singer in what appears to be a re-enactment of a beheading. The video posted on Instagram by Penny Lancaster shows several...

DATE: March 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Singers will take you on a journey

First United Methodist Church will be filled with music next weekend as the Durango Choral Society, along with the Durango Women’s Choir and Telluride’s Renaissance Singers, presents “Homeland.”...

DATE: March 3, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Homegrown musician meloD talks about live shows, self-producing record

Durango native and musician Dakota Myers, also known as meloD, released his debut album “Brain Spiders” over the summer, taking DIY to the extreme: The entire project was done by him alone. I sat...

DATE: March 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Annual Durango Celtic Festival offers bands, workshops

With St. Patrick’s Day right around the corner, it’s only fitting that the Durango Celtic Festival makes its annual appearance. The festival, now in its fifth year, will be taking over town –...

DATE: March 2, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Singers, start your voices

It’s about to get real for a good cause. Last month, area singers were challenged to turn in audition tapes for a chance to compete in the second Durango Voice competition, a fundraiser for Manna....

DATE: Feb. 23, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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As the stars he parodied disappeared, ‘Weird Al’ Yankovic remains

LOS ANGELES – One day last summer, Lin-Manuel Miranda, on break from “Hamilton,” stopped by neighbor Jimmy Fallon’s house in the Hamptons. They both love music and Fallon has a listening room in...

DATE: Feb. 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music