‘Classic Nashville Roadshow’ returns to Temple

‘Classic Nashville Roadshow’ returns to Temple
Lee County country music fans will be taken back to the heyday of the genre starting Thursday as the Classic Nashville Roadshow returns to Temple Theatre. The duo of Jason Petty and Katie Deal came through Sanford during its first installment last year.
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Music legend Yesudas turns 78
Indian music legend K.J Yesudas turned 78 on Wednesday. Having been in the industry for more than five decades, Yesudas remains one of India’s most celebrated singers having sung more than 50,000 songs and in every Indian language including Malayalam …
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Men are needed for the 80-strong Alcester Male Voice Choir
MORE men are needed for the 80-strong Alcester Male Voice Choir. The choir, accustomed to appearing on the big stage under the guidance of founder and director of music, Judith Land, is appealing for men to join. Apart from a regular programme of local …
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BRAVO to Classic Italian Food

BRAVO to Classic Italian Food
I get excited when I dine out and try new culinary experiences. Growing up Italian it kind of spoils you to heading out to eat, because more often than not I am disappointed in what someone else considers Italian Food. My palate is about the classic …
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How does Southern Italian cuisine differ from Northern Italian cuisine?
The primary fat used in southern Italian cooking is olive oil; in the north, it’s butter. Southern Italian cooking also uses tomato far more than does northern Italian. Southern Italian cooking is heavily influenced by both Arab and Greek cuisines; that of …
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Food Review: Mui Kee Congee at Singapore Botanic Gardens’ Casa Verde | Famous Hong Kong Porridge arrives in Singapore
The Food The highlight of our visit was for the Congee … Yes, Casa Verde does serve up other mains including Italian options (Pasta and Pizza) and local delights (Nasi Lemak and Laksa). Back to the highlight, there are 8 choices of Mui Kee Congee …
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Classic Rockers Dominate ‘Richest Bassists’ List

Classic Rockers Dominate ‘Richest Bassists’ List
They hold down the low end, but many of them are living the high life. A new list compiles the Top 10 Richest Bassists in the World, and there are many of our favorites among them. This countdown can be found over at a website fittingly called the Richest.
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Science Proves Bassists Are The Most Important Part Of A Band
How many bass player jokes have you heard (or made) in your lifetime? For the general population, I guess, bass players tend to fade into the background. I mean, it’s gotta be hard to compete with that attractive, energetic singer/guitar player standing …
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The 10 Greatest Rock Bassists of All Time
Last week, Neph Basedow wrote her list of the 11 greatest female rock bass players and she took a little heat for it, including some from me. But, she also got a lot right. At the very least, she highlighted the most under-appreciated musician in rock …
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WSUP plays more classic rock to please faculty

WSUP plays more classic rock to please faculty
With the nearest alternative rock radio station 38 miles away, WSUP decided to take the leap and change their current format of playing alternative rock music all day, even if it would mean losing listeners. Fortunately for the University of Wisconsin …
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iHeart Sweeps Top Classic Rock Station Award Picks.
The top classic rock stations in large, medium and small market categories have been announced by Team Rock, Classic Rock Magazine and KMG Networks. The three stations to be feted at the Classic Rock Awards Nov. 11 in Tokyo are all iHeartRadio properties …
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Metal Hammer and Classic Rock magazines to be saved from closure
Metal Hammer, Prog and Classic Rock magazines have been saved from closure, after being purchased by Future Publishing for the price of £800,000. 73 staff were put out of work and reportedly told they would not be paid for the month of December, when …
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Latest Classic Rock News

Classic rock band ‘Styx’ coming to Augusta
AUGUSTA, Ga. (WRDW/WAGT) — Classic rock band Styx are bringing their tour to the Bell Auditorium for one night only in 2017. According to the Augusta Entertainment Complex, the show will be on Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Tickets go on sale Friday, December …
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Classic Rock presents AOR: Issue 6 (and LAST!)
Kiss on cover – covering their 80s output. However….will be the last issue. I’m told AOR will return… “bigger and better than ever, in a giant-sized Yearbook/Bookazine format. Likely on-sale date will be September.” Wow. Massive disappointment there.
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Rocking classic rock
Today Lazie J, a classic rock band based in Bangalore, will be performing at the Muse Room in the Russian Cultural Centre. For music buffs, it might be just another concert, one of the first, among tens of art and cultural performances in the year ahead.
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Rock Band Track Pack: Classic Rock Review

musicRock Band Track Pack: Classic Rock Review
Call me crazy, but I’m starting to think this newfangled concept of “music games” is going to be successful. Rock Band has been around for a couple years now, and in that time over 40 million songs have been downloaded by users, and the online library is …
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How Six Classic Rock Legends United for One Mega Festival
For the past 17 years, Tollett has staged the Coachella Music & Arts Festival, also held at the Indio, California, site, which has made its reputation with high-profile reunions like the Pixies, Rage Against the Machine and Guns N’ Roses. When the city of …
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Why Motherhood And Perfection Can’t Coexist
She may maintain the facade of a mature, suburban housewife, but she’s really an overgrown teenager that still enjoys pranking friends & air-guitaring to classic rock. Find her at her blog, Six Pack Mommy, or on Twitter.
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Latest Classic Rock News

musicHere’s A List Of The Top 15 Most Played Classic Rock Songs
What constitutes “Classic Rock”? As it turns out, the answer to that question has been shaped by careful data collection and even a few algorithms. Data-centric blog FiveThirtyEight put the numbers to the test and found that although New York …
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Journey Reunion With Steve Perry At Rock Hall ‘Has To Happen’ (Week in Review)
Journey Reunion With Steve Perry At Rock Hall ‘Has To Happen’ was a Top 3 story on Wednesday: (Classic Rock) Journey’s Jonathan Cain says that former singer Steve Perry should perform with them if they get the final nod for the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame …
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Classic Rock Awards 2016 + live performance
Joe & Phil will special guest at this years Classic Rock Awards on 11 November in Tokyo! Other special guest include Jeff Beck, Jimmy Page, Joe Walsh (Eagles), Kirk Hammett (Metallica), Richie Sambora, amongst others.. THANKS to all of our fans who voted …
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Teach Your Ol’ Dad New Music: 13 Young Acts Your Classic Rock Loving Dad Will Enjoy

musicTeach Your Ol’ Dad New Music: 13 Young Acts Your Classic Rock Loving Dad Will Enjoy
You may not be able to teach an old dog new tricks, but it’s possible to teach your good ol’ dad about new music. There’s a really easy formula to help you update your dad’s playlist so it includes something from this millennium: find younger …
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Kansas to Rock Vetter Stone Amphitheater
The Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato has booked another concert for the Vetter Stone Amphitheater. Classic rock band Kansas will perform at the Vetter Stone Amphitheater Wednesday, August 24th. The band is best known for hits ‘Carry On Wayward Son’ and …
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Contraflow to celebrate 10 years of rocking 1970s and ’80s classics with Rock ‘n’ Bowl show
Photo provided — The New Orleans-based band Contraflow recreates arena rock hits of the 1970s and 1980s by the likes of Def Leppard, Foreigner, Rush, Journey and Sammy Hagar. Photo provided — The members of New Orleans-based 1970s and ’80s classic rock …
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2015 TWMX Fall Classic | Sunrise MX

sport2015 TWMX Fall Classic | Sunrise MX
Former professional Supercross and motocross racer, Jeff Alessi made his presence felt with a total of three moto wins. The former Motoconcepts rider took home the overall in Pro-Open with a two moto sweep and a second overall in 450 Pro finishing just …
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Grant at Glen Helen this weekend, but motocross future remains unclear
As it turned out, Grant was signed by Monster Energy Kawasaki to complete the remainder of the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Series when Wil Hahn was sidelined by an injury. Grant rode exceptionally well, achieving 10 top-10 finishes, and finished 13th …
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All About Andrew Short’s WP AER Fork
When Andrew Short’s BTO Sports KTM bike was wheeled out of the team trailer at the 2014 Monster Energy Cup, it was unlike any other 450 SX-F in the United States thanks to the WP air fork mounted on the front-end. The European suspension company …
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What Happens When You Mix Classic Disney Theme Songs With ’90s R&B Hits?

musicWhat Happens When You Mix Classic Disney Theme Songs With ’90s R&B Hits?
Here’s yet another reason to fall in love with a few of your favorite classic Disney films all over again. Season nine American Idol semi-finalist Todrick Hall masterfully revamped several popular Disney movie theme songs by pairing them with classic …
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Top R&B singer Jill Scott, controversial comedian Andrew “Dice” Clay to play
An R&B singer and actress whose debut album went double platinum and who has starred in movies and television shows will play Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was just announced. And a comic who in the 1980s was controversial for his crude and …
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R&B Legend Ben E. King Dies at 76
R&B Legend Ben E. King Dies at 76. R&B and soul legend Ben E. King died Thursday, his publicist Phil Brown confirmed. He was 76 years old. By: Kirsten West Savali. Posted: May 1 2015 10:46 AM.
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