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  1. Tortuga Music Festival This Weekend: Best Places to Hang Out in Fort LauderdaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Broward-Palm Beach

    The Tortuga Music Festival is hitting Fort Lauderdale beach this weekend. And with it comes an eclectic mix of performers, from country music stars like Kenny Chesney to modern hippies like Michael Franti & Spearhead and Ben Harper.

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  2. Franti, The Roots confirmed for Jazz FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Regina Leader Post

    June 30, 2013 - Michael Franti and Spearhead bring the the 2013 Sasktel Jazz Festival to a close with an energetic show at the Bess Gardens in Saskatoon on June 30, 2013. Franti will perform at Bessborough Gardens with local opener Parab Poet the Hip Hop Hippies on June 30. The Roots will perform with a special guest opener on Canada Day, July 1. Tickets go on sale March 31 at 10 a.m. They will be available through saskJazz.com, the festival box office at 701-601 Spadina Cres.

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  3. Going on a Road Trip? Here are Some Road Trip Songs to Get the Car MovingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    With the warmer weather touching down on us in Northern Colorado, you might start planning those Summer vacations you'll be taking. If you're like me, you'll be finding a cheap flight and taking everyone into the friendly skies.

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  4. Michael Franti & Spearhead: Support Acts, Chch CancellationRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 22 | Scoop

    Firstly, we are sad to announce the cancellation of Michael Franti & Spearhead's performance in Christchurch at the Bedford on March 26th, due to unresolved production issues. Michael and Bluesfest Touring are committed to presenting Michael's show at the professional level his fans rightly expect, and will plan to return at a later date in the near future.

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  5. Rosenfield captures more than just a photographRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | Binghamton University Pipe Dream

    Rosenfield's "What I Be" project is based on a concept easier said than done: defeating your insecurities by opening up about them or, as he puts it, "creating security through insecurity." By the end of this week, more than 70 Binghamton students will have participated in creating this security by stepping in front of the camera.

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  6. Countdown to Bendigo's Ulumbarra Theatre openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | ABC News

    With one month to go until its official opening, how much remains to be done around Bendigo's new theatre? Past 5:00pm, the Ulumbarra Theatre site is still a hive of activity. Diggers move earth outside around the grand staircase and, inside, tradies work furiously on everything from electrical wiring to mixing mortar for floor tiles.

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  7. The Gipsy Kings Cancel New Zealand Bluesfest SideshowsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 16 | Scoop

    ... shing in Perth on the 13th April. ALSO TOURING: CHARLES BRADLEY & HIS EXTRAORDINAIRES; BETH HART; MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD; GEORGE CLINTON & PARLIAMENT FUNKADELIC; JURASSIC 5 AND DAVID GRAY

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  8. Press Play: Marin father, son featured on debut of Kim & the GenerationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Marin Independent Journal

    Participate: If you or your band are from Marin and have an album or EP to be reviewed, send a CD and contact info to Press Play, 4000 Civic Center Drive, Suite 301, San Rafael, CA 94903 Kim & the Generations make a funky debut on a CD that features a father-son guitar and bass team that inspired the group's name. The band wrote the nine soulful originals on the album in the San Rafael garage of guitarist Pat Morris and his bass-playing son James, a San Rafael High School senior.

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  9. Namaste Tuned: Yoga Live Invites You to Get Down Dog at The FillmoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | 303 Magazine

    Sting plucks his standup bass. Iggy Pop crawls on all fours. Willie Nelson cradles his weathered axe.

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  10. A Vinyl Affair returns to WellingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... e coming weeks, for DVDs and concert tickets - here's the first, a chance to win a double pass to Michael Franti & Spearhead .

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  11. 7 ways to catch the vibes at Alpine World Ski Championships in the Vail ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... in witnessing skiing history taking place. Free concerts Music is the universal language, and Michael Franti & Spearhead brought the world together at a packed Solaris Plaza in Vail Village on Feb. 3. Though he was on crutches due to a torn ...

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  12. Eight Gigs: Afrofunk ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | NewsReview.com

    ... his region's funk resurgence, and boasts players who have done tours of duty for such notables as Michael Franti & Spearhead, Afrolicious, the Coup and Tracorum. 904 15th Street, www.afrofunkexperience.com .

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  13. Michael Franti & Spearhead play Tuesday in Vail.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | The Summit Daily News

    ... out in front of big crowds. It's hard to imagine a better band to get the party started than Michael Franti & Spearhead, who will perform Tuesday, Feb. 3. Known for both his activist anthems and uplifting love songs, Franti's live shows are always a ...

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  14. Strange Magic rehashes familiar talesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The Georgia Straight

    ... from the '50s up to the present that includes everything from Elvis to Burt Bacharach to Michael Franti & Spearhead. On the surface, this may seem like a wise choice. Why not throw in something familiar for the grandparents when they take the kids ...

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  15. Barenaked Ladies coming to Vail Feb. 9 for World Ski Championships | VailDaily.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Vail Daily News

    ... will host free concerts nearly every night during the two weeks of the Championships, including Michael Franti & Spearhead on Feb. 3; Andreas Gabalier on Feb. 4; Mix Master Mike on Feb. 5; American Authors on Feb. 6; O.A.R. on Feb. 7; Craig Wayne ...

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  16. Rocky Dawuni releases new album 'Branches of the Same Tree'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    International music star and humanitarian activist Rocky Dawuni straddles the musical boundaries between Africa, the Caribbean and the U.S. to create an appealing "Afro-Roots" sound that unites generations and cultures. Filled with uplifting and irresistible songs, Rocky's sixth album, and first on Cumbancha, blends inspirations from his diverse experiences while expanding on his identity as an artist, a proud son of Africa and as a true world citizen.

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  17. February Vail Visit to Antlers at Vail Hotel Includes Chance to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | PRWeb

    ... Feb. 3: "Music is sunshine," says multi-platinum positive-message musician Michael Franti. Michael Franti & Spearhead will perform at 7 p.m. at Vail's 2015 Championships Plaza. Thursday, Feb. 5: Enjoy the action of skiers pulled by horses, dogs and ...

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  18. Michael Franti EngagedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... week for the languid voiced, melancholic entity that is Kurt Vile, and he's topped it off by... Michael Franti & Spearhead present their new single 'I'm Alive (Life Sounds Like)', their first in two years, accompanied by the official video. It ...

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  19. Recent winner of "The Voice" Craig Wayne Boyd will perform at Championships Plaza in Vail on Feb. 8.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Vail Daily News

    ... the five headliner names previously confirmed for the 2015 World Championships lineup, including Michael Franti & Spearhead on Feb. 3, Mix Master Mike on Feb. 5, American Authors on Feb. 6, O.A.R. on Feb. 7 and Phillip Phillips on Feb. 12. The 2015 ...

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  20. Old meets new in Bendigo as Sandhurst Gaol becomes Ulumbarra TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | ABC News

    One of Bendigo's major cultural projects is nearly complete, with the new 1,000-seat Ulumbarra Theatre due to open in April. The Ulumbarra Theatre is a special project for Bendigo, not only because it will be one of the largest theatres in regional Australia, but also because it rises from the walls of the historic Sandhurst Gaol.

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