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  1. Guitarist John Renbourn, of '60s folk-jazz band Pe...Read the original story

    Friday | Rock102online.com

    Acclaimed guitarist John Renbourn, founding member of 1960s progressive folk group Pentangle, has died at age 70, British media reported on Friday. He was found dead by police at his home in Scotland after failing to show up for a concert, The Guardian newspaper said.

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  2. Beer's musical army rocks back into townRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Tewkesburyadmag.co.uk

    THE genius that is Phil Beer, the dazzling multi instrumentalist with Show of Hands, is back on the road with his "folk and roll" band for eight special gigs this spring. Phil and the six-piece band will return to Gloucestershire's Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury on Saturday, April 11, 7.30pm.

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  3. Pentangle guitarist John Renbourn dies at 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... Bert Jansch and others to form Pentangle, which enjoyed a wide reputation for playing both contemporary and traditional folk songs. Welcome to your discussion forum: Sign in with a Disqus account or your social networking account for your comment to ...

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  4. Guitarist John Renbourn, of '60s folk-jazz band Pentangle, dies at 70Read the original story

    Friday | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    Acclaimed guitarist John Renbourn, founding member of 1960s progressive folk group Pentangle, has died at age 70, British media reported on Friday. He was found dead by police at his home in Scotland after failing to show up for a concert, The Guardian newspaper said.

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  5. Bullying is not OK, even if you are Top Gear's Jeremy ClarksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... dismissed the assault as the actions of a "larger-than-life character". Piers Morgan explained for us simple-minded folk: "Jeremy's just like pretty much every other fiftysomething in life." Then that arbiter of ethical behaviour Snoop Dogg called ...

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  6. Annita Tanini would show driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lowell Sun

    I am writing this letter to explain why Annita ini is the right choice for our Chelmsford School Committee. To be an effective school board member, one must have three attributes: the skills, the drive, and the time.

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  7. Selectman Deslaurier truly cares about our town, kids and futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lowell Sun

    As a member of the Billerica Board of Selectmen, Andrew Deslaurier has proven that he is a selectman for all our residents. He is not beholden to one party or group.

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  8. Backtalk: 3/27/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lowell Sun

    STUCK IT TO 'EM: Dennis Whitton's article regarding the UML hockey team getting screwed by the NCAA was dead on. UML had some bumps in the road this year but they most certainly deserved to be in the tourney before some of those other Midwest teams.

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  9. Get Third St. park expansion rollingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    I was thrilled to read about the major improvements that are going to happen at Barrett Park in the next few weeks. It sounds wonderful, and people in the city deserve to have a beautiful park where they can enjoy nature, kids can play and have some quality family time together.

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  10. Craftspeople sought for annual Townsend festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Townsend Methodist Church is hosting its 34th annual Spring Festival and Craft Fair on Saturday, May 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., on Townsend Common, at the junction of routes 13 and 119. The rain date is Sunday, May 17, from noon to 4 p.m. Plans include artists and crafters from throughout New England, a food court, baked goods, garden plants, a silent auction and music.

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  11. John Renbourn dead: Pentangle founder and folk icon dies of 'suspected heart attack'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The folk guitarist credited with starting one of the genre's most famous bands, Pentangle, is thought to have died at his home in Hawick in the Scottish borders after suffering a suspected heart attack.

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  12. Colin McEnroe: A Bad Week Lands Hartford On The RocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hartford Courant

    Spokesman Josh Blanchfield, left, and attorney Peter Goselin discuss the city lawsuit against the 11 people who live at 68 Scarborough St.in Hartford. Spokesman Josh Blanchfield, left, and attorney Peter Goselin discuss the city lawsuit against the 11 people who live at 68 Scarborough St.in Hartford.

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  13. 'Pete Seeger: The Storm King' comes to FDR museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Times Herald-Record

    ... by Haynes, percussionist and producer, and includes musical genres such as African, blues, bluegrass, classical guitar, folk, jazz and Native American, to interact with Seeger's voice. “Pete Seeger: The Storm King” grew out of a series ...

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  14. music friday: john renbourn, 1944-2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Steven Rubio's Online Life

    ... together gradually, even (dare I say) organically. Guitarists John Renbourn and Bert Jansch were well-known in British folk circles, and had even recorded an album together. Singer Jacqui McShee began working with them, followed by standup bassist ...

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  15. Toshi Reagon and BIGLovelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Hudson Reporter

    Toshi Reagon is a one-woman celebration of all that's dynamic, progressive and uplifting in American music. Since first taking to the stage at age 17, this versatile singer-songwriter-guitarist has moved audiences of all kinds with her big?hearted, hold-nothing-back approach to rock, blues, R&B, country, folk, spirituals and funk.

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  16. Countdown to the Candelo Village FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | ABC News

    ... who is also an excellent raconteur and entertainer, so I really wanted Scott Cook to play. He's an important folk artist as well as a very entertaining person," he said. A distinctive feature of the festival are the 'showcases' - a throwing ...

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  17. Places to goRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Highlands Today

    ... Christy Minstrels, will perform 7-9 p.m. Saturday at Highlands Hammock State Park. A member of one of the most popular folk groups of the 1960s, Florian will take concertgoers on a musical journey of the 1960s folk scene. He peppers his performance ...

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  18. Historic Old Low Light at North Shields Fish Quay gets new lease of lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Chronicle Live

    A heritage gallery completes the final phase of development to tell story of the Fish Quay and North Shields down the years A heritage gallery opened on Friday in a restored historic building to tell the story of a Tyne riverside town. It is the final phase of development at the Old Low Light on North Shields Fish Quay , which dates back to the 18th Century.

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  19. New England's plants face significant threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boston.com

    You can now read 5 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99A .

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  20. Behind the Kennedy Institute experience with Edwin SchlossbergRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boston.com

    Ahead of the opening of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate on Tuesday, the Globe Magazine is exploring the history of the project and Kennedy's vision for it. The building honors Edward M. Kennedy, but the fingerprints all over what the visitor experience will be belong to Edwin Schlossberg, the husband of Kennedy's niece, Caroline Kennedy.

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