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Music legend Gregg Allman has died at 69

SAVANNAH, Ga. – Music legend Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band to superstardom and spawn Southern rock, died...

DATE: May 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Lil Yachty is rap’s brightest optimist. Why does he bum so many people out?

The miracle of rap music is that it metabolizes wild styles faster than any other American art form – which means outsiders can bum-rush the center with a quickness. Remember when Lil Yachty...

DATE: May 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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A father’s letter to Ariana Grande goes viral

In the hours after a suicide bomber blew himself up near the entrance of Manchester Arena, a devastated Ariana Grande tweeted: “broken. from the bottom of my heart, i am so so sorry. i don’t have...

DATE: May 27, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Ariana Grande announces a benefit concert: ‘I’ll be returning to the incredibly brave city of Manchester’

Four days after a suicide bombing left 22 dead and scores wounded at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, the 23-year-old pop singer has announced that she will return to the...

DATE: May 26, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Music in the Mountains offers summer fest, volunteers sought

Tickets are now on sale for the Music in the Mountains summer classical music festival, to be held July 9-30. The event will feature orchestra, chamber music, and conservatory classical and world...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Chamber Music Festival to arrive in June

The ninth annual Durango Chamber Music Festival is scheduled June 5-9 and June 12-16, and will feature ten 30-minute concerts each day at 12:15 p.m., at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 910 East Third...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Oblee’s Eric Kiefer making it interesting

Web developer by day, musician all the time, the band Oblee’s Eric Kiefer doesn’t want you to be bored. The former Aftergrass member sat down earlier this week to talk about playing shows online,...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Chris Cornell’s wife writes note: ‘I know that was not you’

LOS ANGELES – Chris Cornell’s widow has written a letter addressed to the late Soundgarden frontman days after he took his own life. Vicky Cornell writes in the note published online by Billboard...

DATE: May 25, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Parents weigh in on concert fears after Manchester

Iris Azulai’s 17-year-old daughter, Carmel, recently attended a large concert in Tel Aviv of the Argentine singer Lali. Given Israel’s history, the fear of terrorism is always lurking, particularly...

DATE: May 24, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Harry Styles’ next direction: Self-deprecation in song

Surely, all the young dudes in boy bands believe in reincarnation. It’s part of the deal. You spend your adolescence touring the planet as a well-behaved multimillionaire, driven mad by teenage...

DATE: May 22, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Chris Cornell’s family believes prescription drugs may have caused his death

Chris Cornell’s family is disputing the findings of the Wayne County Medical Examiner’s Office, which ruled that the Soundgarden frontman died from suicide by hanging. Lawyers for the family issued...

DATE: May 19, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music

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Animas High School seniors unite for concert at ACT

The end of senior year is a time of caps and gowns, parties and figuring out your next step. For four seniors at Animas High School , it’s also a time to put on a show. Derek Junttonen, Perrin...

DATE: May 18, 2017 | CATEGORY: Music