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  1. Dave Mason brings 'Traffic Jam' tour to HonokaaRead the original story w/Photo

    42 min ago | West Hawaii Today

    Dave Mason's four-island "Traffic Jam" tour will will hit Honokaa June 13. Chris Jensen/Special to West Hawaii Today Dave Mason's four-island "Traffic Jam" tour will offer a journey back to the greatest days of rock this coming June. Mason is a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and co-founder of the legendary band Traffic.

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  2. Watch vintage Wanda Jackson performance ahead of Potawatomi appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    Slim Jim Phantom's Rockabilly Circus - rolling into the Northern Lights Theater at Potawatomi Hotel and Casino tonight at 8 - is a full cavalcade of rock and rhythm and blues with a lineup that features the Stray Cats drummer along with Sonny Burgess and the Legendary Pacers, Deke Dickerson and Kim Lenz. But it is the woman at the top of the bill who brings the most excitement to town.

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  3. Amid boom in women's running, Visit Savannah launches new Publix Women's Half Marathon & 5KRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SavannahNow

    She's fit, fierce and has a closet full of old T-shirts from past races. She probably has neon running shoes and some nice yoga pants, too, when she remembers to do yoga, that is.

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  4. Movie Review: Letter strikes a chord for aging rock star in Pacino's touching "Danny Collins"Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    Al Pacino plays an aging rock star who seeks out his adult son in "Danny Collins." The beginning of the new Al Pacino flick "Danny Collins" has a familiarity that teases contempt.

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  5. See the real Jersey Boys! Franki Valli & the Four Seasons come to Hard Rock LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2012 | Examiner.com

    If you're a theatergoer who loved Jersey Boys and the music from the 60's and the Four Seasons, now's your chance to enjoy the real deal when Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons hit the Hard Rock Live in Hollywood this March. Ticket prices range from $44-$74, and there will be two shows: March 2, 2012 and March 3, 2012.

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  6. school, old-school Southern rock in Jacksonville this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Florida Times-Union

    Today, that's not so easy. They don't call it Southern rock anymore; they call it country.

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  7. Pavilion Spotlight: Million Dollar Quartet April 8, 9Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KSFY

    They are the sounds spanning generations young and old. Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins.

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  8. BWW Interviews: Christian Hoff ? From Child Actor to Midtown ManRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Coming to New Orleans tomorrow night is an act that no JERSEY BOYS loving theatergoers, including myself, are going to want to miss! THE MIDTOWN MEN, four original cast members from the Broadway hit JERSEY BOYS have come together and have formed their own music group which brings to life the music of the 60's in what's sure to be an energy packed show. You may be thinking to yourself, "Another tribute band?" But, they're not a tribute band.

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  9. Fayetteville Music Legends Go LiveRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    With a lifetime of performing live music across the world, Fayetteville greats Earl Cate and his band Them are dropping their first live album this weekend at George's Majestic Lounge, a venue they've been playing since the 70s. Recorded with the help of Adam Putnam on May 17, 2013, at George's Majestic Lounge, Earl Cate Terry Cagle Jason Davis , and John Davies were joined by old friends Jimmy Thackery and David Renko to share the stage together to get their rock n' roll on.

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  10. Sound CheckRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Ventura County Reporter

    In the current musical landscape, where ukuleles are almost as common as guitars and basses, it's easy to forget that, for a long time, the four-string member of the lute family was considered more of a toy than an instrument. The uke's cultural watershed moments were few and far between and almost always campy.

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    Yesterday | KXVO

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  12. Rhyl gets ready to greet rock 'n' roll icons ShowaddywaddyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IcNorthWales

    The band's many hits include Three Steps To Heaven, Under The Moon Of Love, Hey Rock & Roll and You Got What It Takes Seventies rock and roll icons Showaddywaddy return to North Wales as part of a tour celebrating more than 40 years on the road. The band, whose many hits included Three Steps To Heaven, Under The Moon Of Love, Hey Rock & Roll and You Got What It Takes - perform at Rhyl's Pavilion Theatre on Saturday, April 4 at 7.30pm.

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  13. Late Night FDL: Ronnie HawkinsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Fire Dog Lake

    And I cannot for the life of me remember where I first heard it. But Ronnie Hawkins is a fairly famous Rock-a-Billy performer.

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  14. Postcard from... LubbockRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Independent

    Even without signboards, the sizable sculpture of a pair of heavy black glasses outside Lubbock's Buddy Holly Centre would have made it clear what it is all about. Holly's real dark horn-rimmed glasses, so emblematic of the co-composer of "Peggy Sue" and "That'll Be the Day", now sit in a glass-sided case in the centre in Holly's hometown in Texas.

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  15. Emily Padgett and More Set for the Broadway Dolls at Ridgefield Playhouse, 4/11Read the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Some of Broadway's hottest female stars will be together on one stage in a Glee-like singing and dancing extravaganza -- The Broadway Dolls -- at The Ridgefield Playhouse on Saturday, April 11, at 8:30 p.m. This show will take the audience from pop and rock 'n' roll to Broadway and beyond.

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  16. Trina Turk, Lucky Brand CEO, and PacSun Receive 2015 Creative AwardsRead the original story

    Yesterday | BroadwayWorld.com

    Otis College of Art and Design announced the distinguished recipients of its annual art and design awards. Fashion designer Trina Turk , founder of the eponymous lifestyle brand and a frequent supporter of the Otis fashion design program, will receive the 2015 Otis Fashion Innovation Award.

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  17. Concert review: Mastodon, PowerstationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    Did Mastodon just play the best metal show of the year? Chris Schulz checks out the hipster metallers' first show here since playing the Big Day Out in 2010. The beards arrived on stage first, with three of the grizzly foursome sporting expertly crafted face fuzz with looks that ranged between 'grizzled hunter', 'wizard's apprentice' and 'motorbike mechanic'.

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  18. Opening Race At Cleveland Speedway Is This FridayRead the original story

    Wednesday | Chattanoogan.com

    After last Friday's disappointing rain-out of the annual ShamRock, many competitors wanted to shakedown their respective racecars before Officials have announced "Twin 25's" Features will now kickoff the season with bonus money up for grabs in the Steelhead Late Model and Crate Late Model classes.

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  19. Live Review: John MellencampRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Free Times

    John Mellencamp Township Auditorium, Columbia March 24, 2015 Aging rock 'n' roll hitmakers inevitably face a choice: They either become an oldies act and play what the crowds come to hear, or they continue to grow, risking the alienation of an established fan base to make bolder choices. Tuesday night at the Township Auditorium, John Mellencamp proved he's still not willing to play it safe.

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  20. The Broadway Theatre of Pitman presents Bill Haley's Comets with opening act Comedian Dave KonigRead the original story

    Wednesday | PRLog US Entertainment

    PRLog - March 25, 2015 - PITMAN, N.J. -- Bill Haley and his Comets burst onto the music scene in the early 1950s and were the first group of musicians to bring rock and roll to the world's attention. Their single Rock Around the Clock was featured in the smash teen movie Blackboard Jungle in 1955 and became an instant number one hit.

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