May 29, 2014
West Linn Tidings
Combining pop, ska, punk rock, folk and country, Camper Van Beethoven has evolved since their formation in the early 1980s from snot-nosed California brats who needed a good spanking into a great rock 'n' roll band, writing lyrically tight pieces bordering on poetry .
Taylor-Wharton to build Easton plant in 1914 - Almanac, April 15, 2014
In 2009, whipped up by conservative commentators and bloggers, tens of thousands of protesters staged "tea parties" around the country to tap into the collective angst stirred up by a bad economy, government spending and bailouts.
Almanac for Tuesday, April 15, 2014
The moon is waning. The morning stars are Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus and Venus.
The Charlotte Observer
Charlotte's Arthur Smith, who wrote 'Dueling Banjos,' died Thursday at 93
"Guitar Boogie," "Feuding Banjos," "Banjo Boogie," "Blue Guitar," "Hospitality Blues," "Fingers on Fire," "Acres of Diamonds," "I Saw a Man."
The Fairfield Ledger
Roy Clark - pickin' and grinnin'' at Sondheim
Roy Clark, the ultimate country music entertainer, will light up the Fairfield Arts & Convention Center's Stephen Sondheim Center for the Performing Arts with his singing, showmanship, comedy and versatile instrumental skills, at 7:30 p.m. March 8. Opening the evening of country music will be Fairfield's own Mitch Goudy, recently named a CMA Close ... (more)