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  1. Exclusive: Third Day Premiere 'Lead Us Back: Songs of...Read the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Billboard

    " Lead Us Back is a really special album for us -- we feel like this is one of the strongest batches of songs we've ever recorded," guitarist Mark Lee tells Billboard. "It has been over ten years since we have done a worship album, so we can't wait to share this new music with our fans."

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  2. Honoring the Memory of Tyler ClementiRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Advocate

    It's been four and a half years since the world mourned the death of Tyler Clementi , the Rutgers College freshman who took his own life after being cyberbullied during his first few weeks at college. This Saturday in Los Angeles, the Gay Men's Chorus of Los Angeles and all-male string quartet Well-Strung, in partnership with the Tyler Clementi Foundation , unite to pay tribute to Clementi with a one-night only performance of Tyler's Suite, an eight-movement choral piece that takes listeners on a journey through Clementi's brief life.

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  3. Eyelike: Imagine Dragons releases 2nd studio album, '80s hair metal...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    Imagine Dragons "Smoke + Mirrors" Imagine Dragons' second studio album, "Smoke + Mirrors," is certainly one of the more technically ambitious releases of this young year. It's a boisterous but hit-and-miss effort from the alt-rock band still swooning in international acclaim from its 2012 debut, "Night Visions," which launched the Grammy-winning hit "Radioactive."

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  4. Evangelist Hinkle to speak SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Great Bend Tribune

    The Rev. Scott Hinkle will be speaking Sunday, March 1 at Faith Community Church at 10:30 a.m. and at 7 p.m. The Rev.

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  5. Wet 'n Wild: Tim Timmons, Plumb set for Waves of GloryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Christian music artists Tim Timmons and Plumb will perform at the 2015 edition of Waves of Glory, a daylong concert gathering at Wet 'n Wild water park. The May 2 event will begin with a battle of the bands format involving eight groups starting at 11 a.m. The headliners will take to the stage beginning at 3:30 p.m. Timmons will perform selections from his album "Cast My Cares."

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  6. Marty Thomas Presents DIVA to Feature Christina Bianco, 3/2Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Marty Thomas presents DIVA is a weekly show at Industry Bar in midtown Manhattan. Featuring a rotating cast of tremendous female vocalists, it is hosted and produced by Marty Thomas .

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  7. Imagine Dragons middling; hair metal giants team upRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Recordpub.com

    Imagine Dragons' second studio album, "Smoke + Mirrors," is certainly one of the more technically ambitious releases of this young year.

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  8. Unlimited: The Music and Lyrics of Stephen Schwartz at Catholic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | City Paper

    Hats off to Stephen Schwartz for penning some of musical theater's best-loved hits of the past 40 years. From Pippin 's welcoming "Join Us" to every aspiring diva's favorite song to belt, Wicked 's "Defying Gravity," his songs have achieved such a level of cultural permanence that you've probably heard them even if you're not a Broadway regular.

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  9. Will Disney's 'Hunchback' make it to Broadway?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Orlando Sentinel

    On Wednesday, March 4, Disney's latest musical adaptation of "The Hunchback of Notre Dame" gets a step nearer to Broadway - at least geographically speaking. Disney turned Victor Hugo's classic novel of deformed bell-ringer Quasimodo into an animated movie in 1996, with songs by Alan Menken and Stephen Schwartz A German-language stage adaptation, directed by James Lapine , ran for three years in Berlin.

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  10. Finding joy after divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Stuff.co.nz

    Love will tear us apart. These five poignant words from the song of the same name united a "miserable generation", says new wave icon Peter "Hooky" Hook, a founding member of legendary bands Joy Division and New Order.

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  11. '80s hair metal giants join forces for Sweet & LynchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Daily Herald

    Is this heaven-sent hair metal, or did they just get lucky? Either way, Sweet & Lynch have hit it out of the park on the debut album by some of the '80s leading purveyors of melodic metal. Fronted by Stryper singer Michael Sweet, whose voice can still hit notes that only dogs can hear, and Dokken guitarist George Lynch, creator of some of the tastiest and most memorable guitar riffs of the '80s, the band offers up a memorable array of hard rock candy that proves this genre has plenty of life left in it.

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  12. Photo Coverage: Paper Mill Playhouse's the Hunchback of Notre...Read the original story

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    The cast of The Hunchback of Notre Dame, featuring a book by Peter Parnell , music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz , is officially in rehearsals for the upcoming spring run at Paper Mill Playhouse . Directed by Scott Schwartz and choreographed by Chase Brock , leading the company once again are Michael Arden as Quasimodo, Patrick Page as Dom Claude Frollo, Ciara Rene as Esmeralda, A ndrew Samonsky as Captain Phoebus de Martin and Erik Liberman as Clopin Trouillefou.

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  13. Photo Coverage: Inside Opening Night of Primary Stages' Lives of the SaintsRead the original story

    Wednesday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Lives of the Saints, a world premiere collection of delightfully funny and unforgettable short plays by David Ives and directed by Tony Award winner John Rando , is currently playing at Primary Stages at The Duke on 42nd Street - a NEW 42ND STREET project. The limited engagement runs through March 27, 2015.

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  14. A cloudy, rainy and cold WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WDSU-TV New Orleans

    PREPAREDNESS. THE STORMS THAT HAVE ALREADY HAD THE SOUTH OF THIS YEAR HAVE GOTTEN THE READY FOR THAT.

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  15. Sussex Central High to present 'Pippin' starting March 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cape Gazette

    The Take Two Drama Club of Sussex Central High School will present "Pippin," the multiple Tony Award-winning musical by Stephen Schwartz, who wrote "Wicked," and Roger O. Hirson. The show is presented by special permission of MTI.

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  16. Stryper, Dokken, White Lion members join forces, make hair metal heaven with Sweet & LynchRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Coast Reporter

    Is this heaven-sent hair metal, or did they just get lucky? Either way, Sweet & Lynch have hit it out of the park on the debut album by some of the '80s leading purveyors of melodic metal. Fronted by Stryper singer Michael Sweet, whose voice can still hit notes that only dogs can hear, and Dokken guitarist George Lynch, creator of some of the tastiest and most memorable guitar riffs of the '80s, the band offers up a memorable array of hard rock candy that proves this genre has plenty of life left in it.

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  17. Tree63 Launches Kickstarter For New Album After 7-Year HiatusRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | PRLog US Entertainment

    Following the enthusiastic reception the band received at a series of reunion events last year in South Africa , Darryl Swart and Daniel Ornellas reformed the trio and is in the studio now working on new music. While Tree63 has been on hiatus, John moved back to South Africa from the US and released a solo album, Daniel has been living in Nashville touring and producing, and Darryl started a recording studio in Canada.

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  18. Tickets to WICKED at ASU Gammage on Sale 3/30Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    After breaking box office records and selling out in record time in 2012, WICKED, Broadway's biggest blockbuster, will return to Tempe's ASU Gammage. Tickets for the return engagement go on sale Monday, March 30 at 10 a.m. at the ASU Gammage Box Office and at asugamamge.com .

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  19. Photo Call: The Hunchback of Notre Dame Comes to Paper Mill! Michael Arden, Patrick Page, Ciara ReneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Playbill

    The leads of the La Jolla Playhouse production of The Hunchback of Notre Dame will reprise their roles at the Paper Mill Playhouse , where the musical will begin performances March 4. Inspired by Victor Hugo 's novel, The Hunchback of Notre Dame features a book by Peter Parnell , music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz . The musical is billed as a "dramatic retelling of the famous love story on a grand scale, with a lush, emotionally rich score.

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  20. BWW TV: Inside Rehearsal for the Hunchback of Notre Dame's Spring Run at Paper Mill PlayhouseRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The cast of The Hunchback of Notre Dame, featuring a book by Peter Parnell , music by Alan Menken and lyrics by Stephen Schwartz , is officially in rehearsals for the upcoming spring run at Paper Mill Playhouse . Directed by Scott Schwartz and choreographed by Chase Brock , leading the company once again are Michael Arden as Quasimodo, Patrick Page as Dom Claude Frollo, Ciara Rene as Esmeralda, A ndrew Samonsky as Captain Phoebus de Martin and Erik Liberman as Clopin Trouillefou.

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