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  1. New Memoir Opens Doors on Center Stage of Musical RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... actually got The Ramones to play the club, and other notables graced the stage like Twisted Sister, Rick Danko of The Band, John Kay of Steppenwolf, The Plasmatics and Robert Hunter, lyricist for the Grateful Dead. Bandazian was just 25 when he, his ...

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  2. Interview: Todd Snider talks Hard Working Americans 'First Waltz' rockumentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    One of the biggest stories in Americana music last year was the formation of Hard Working Americans . Headed up by folk legend Todd Snider and Widespread Panic bassist David Schools, the band also includes jam stalwarts Neal Casal, Chad Staehly, and Duane Trucks.

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  3. Allman Brothers Band Winds Down 45-Year Career with Final Shows in New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | WSJ Media and Advertising

    The Allman Brothers Band are wrapping up their Rock and Roll Hall of Fame career with six shows at the Beacon Theatre which began last night and will run through Tuesday, Oct. 28. This year, the band's 45th anniversary, has been tumultuous. In January, guitarists Derek Trucks and Warren Haynes announced in a joint statement that they would not perform with the band after this year.

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  4. Colorado breakdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... a median household income of less than $20,000. His mom listened to Leadbelly and Marty Robbins, while dad favored The Band and Led Zeppelin. The first live music he and his sisters heard was at Saturday night rodeos, where country-western bands ...

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  5. Ocean City High School Band Among Those to be Featured During Halloween ParadeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    The Ocean City and Mainland high school bands and the Pitman Hobo Band will be featured during Ocean City's 67th annual Halloween Parade on Oct. 30. The march includes an array of colorful costumed characters competing for prizes, bands, floats and is a fun filled, family evening. The Boy Scouts are assisting the local food cupboard by scouting for food along the route.

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  6. Rte Ten's TV picks for today October 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | RTE.ie

    A new period drama series, Outlander , begins tonight while The Insiders looks at key decisions in Irish history, beginning with the removal of the GAA's Rule 42. Levon Helm: Ain't In It for My Health can be seen at 11.30pm on Sky Arts 1, and is followed by Classic Albums , which looks at the eponymous The Band album. First instalment in a new drama series of 16 episodes.

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  7. Rock and Roll Highway: The Robbie Robertson Story, by Sebastian Robertson (2014): BooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Something Else! Reviews

    Rock and Roll Highway: The Robbie Robertson Story , a new children's picture book focusing on the Band's lead songwriter and guitarist, starts at the end. Well, at the end of the Band, anyway.

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  8. The Allman Brothers bid farewell at the BeaconRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | NorthJersey.com

    ... considered one of the all-time great rock concert recordings, was made in Manhattan. And over the past 25 years, the band has made the Beacon a sort of home away from home. Its last show there, on Oct. 28, will be its 238th at the 2,900-capacity, ...

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  9. CHICAGO: Jealous of Steely DanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | 95.5 3WS

    ... check out those horns!' You weren't really hearing that in mainstream pop, so that really had a big impact on me." The Band Music From Big Pink : "Chicago was already together, writing and rehearsing the songs that would be on our first album. A ...

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  10. Rachel McAdams And Ryan Reynolds Inducted To Canada Walk Of FameRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 19 | WENN Blog

    Rachel Mcadams and Ryan Reynolds were inducted to the Canada Walk of Fame at a ceremony in Toronto on Saturday. They landed stars on sidewalks in the city along with Canadian-American rock group The Band and late blues guitarist Jeff Healey, who died in 2008.

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  11. In October Music Lovers Will "Fall for Jazz" at the Classic WinesellerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Mountaineer Publishing Company

    ... "Boogie" McCain ( She's Tough! ), Calvin "Fuzz" Jones (Bass player for Muddy Waters & Howlin' Wolf ), Levon Helm ( The Band ), Chris Thomas King ( Oh Brother Where Art Thou ), Dave Maxwell (pianist with Freddie King) and Bob Margolin (guitarist for ...

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  12. 2014 Salt City Waltz to feature Jonah Smith and the Levon Helm Studio HornsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | The Post-Standard

    ... has organized the event since its inception in 2012. "I really love it." The post-Thanksgiving concert recreates The Band's infamous "Last Waltz" with an all-star lineup of local musicians, helmed by the local pros of Los Blancos. This year, The ...

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  13. Bob Dylan and the Band, "Dress It Up, Better Have It All" (2014): One Track MindRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Something Else! Reviews

    To say this track - the latest taste of the forthcoming Bootleg Series Vol. 11: Bob Dylan and The Band, The Basement Tapes Complete - arrives as a surprise is a deep, deep understatement.

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  14. Happy Birthday Bob Weir | Ten Bob Weir Guest SpotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | JamBase

    ... foil for Jerry Garcia's leads in the Grateful Dead. He's also responsible for co- writing some of the best songs in the band's catalog and has a distinctive vocal presence. Weir showed off these skills, and in many cases those songs, as a guest with ...

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  15. OCTOBER 16: On This Date in Nippertown Music HistoryRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Nippertown!

    It's Throwback Thursday, so we're back for another installment of our weekly feature: On This Day in Nippertown Music History.

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  16. The Band, "You See Me" from Jubilation (1998): Across the Great DivideRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Something Else! Reviews

    Jubilation, the Band's career-closing album, held together as well as any they'd produced since Northern Lights-Southern Cross , recalling their best moments - up to, and including, their long association with Allen Toussaint. The appearance of his "You See Me [Blind Fool's Love]," in fact, extended a tradition of soulful symmetry with Toussaint that stretched back to the early 1970s .

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  17. Top 3 Concerts: Gwar, G.E. Smith & Masters of the Telecaster, Red BaraatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Morning Call

    ... - who claim to be aliens stranded on Earth - announced new dates and a new singer. Mike Bishop, who portrayed the band's bassist character Beefcake the Mighty, 1987-99, became a new character named Blothar. Then last month, another vocalist was ...

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  18. Amy Fairchild to Release 'Amy Fairchild at Rockwood Music Hall', 11/1Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... is complete with guest appearances from Jon Graboff (Norah Jones, The Cardinals, Ron Sexsmith) and Jim Weider (The Band). Amy Fairchild was produced by Adam Steinberg and mixed by Paul Kolderie (Pixies, Radiohead). The album was recorded at Woolly ...

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  19. Amy Fairchild Releases 'Amy Fairchild' at Rockwood Music...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | PRWeb

    ... is complete with guest appearances from Jon Graboff (Norah Jones, The Cardinals, Ron Sexsmith) and Jim Weider (The Band). Amy Fairchild was produced by Adam Steinberg and mixed by Paul Kolderie (Pixies, Radiohead). The album was recorded at Woolly ...

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  20. Free Fall Concerts Continue in Palm Desert with Americana String Band 'Moonsville Collective'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Patch.com

    ... and three part vocal harmonies, Moonsville Collective has invoked comparisons to folk legends Levon Helm (of The Band), Bob Dylan, and Old Crow Medicine Show. The band, with its mix of dobro, slide guitar, mandolin, tenor banjo, five-string banjo, ...

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