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Chris Brown trial could start as soon as Friday

WASHINGTON (AP) — Singer Chris Brown's trial on an assault charge in Washington could start as soon as Friday.

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Bill Clinton jokes with Spacey at benefit concert

Bill Clinton jokes with Spacey at benefit concert

NEW YORK (AP) — During the 25th Annual Rain Forest concert at Carnegie Hall, Chairwoman Trudie Styler introduced a man that recently found out he was going to be a grandfather, and out came former President Bill Clinton.

6 hours ago

Guitarists still making memorable music with Strat

Guitarists still making memorable music with Strat

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Jimi Hendrix made it shriek. Buddy Holly made it swing. Stevie Ray Vaughn made it snarl.

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Juan Gabriel expected to leave hospital soon

Juan Gabriel expected to leave hospital soon

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Mexican musical icon Juan Gabriel is expected to be released from a Las Vegas hospital this weekend after being admitted Monday with pneumonia.

15 hours ago

Lost radio program featuring Hank Williams found

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Previously unreleased recordings of country music legend Hank Williams performing songs on a 1950 radio show will be released next month for download and on vinyl.

16 hours ago

4 Non Blondes to reunite for 1 night at LA event

4 Non Blondes to reunite for 1 night at LA event

NEW YORK (AP) — What's up with 4 Non Blondes? How about a one-night-only reunion?

21 hours ago

Salsa great Cheo Feliciano dies in car crash at 78

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Police say Puerto Rican salsa legend Cheo Feliciano has died in a car accident in the U.S. territory. He was 78.

22 hours ago

America's Music Catalog: 'Motown the Musical' ready to groove in Chicago

America's Music Catalog: 'Motown the Musical' ready to groove in Chicago

The Motown sound stands on its own for not only its great creativity and mirthful messages but also for its ability to connect people of all races, backgrounds and ages.

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Oak Ridge Boys to bring hits to Michigan City

Oak Ridge Boys to bring hits to Michigan City

The harmonizing country sounds of the Oak Ridge Boys will take the spotlight once again in the Region as the Grammy-winning group takes to the stage of the Stardust Event Center at Blue Chip Casino this weekend.

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Doo Wop stars bring "The Signal" back to stage and radio

Doo Wop stars bring "The Signal" back to stage and radio

After having playing to a standing room only audience and having to turn away people last month during its regional debut performance at The Aquatorium in Gary, “The Signal – A Rhapsody” has been scheduled for a second performance on April 27…

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Mr. Excitement: Chester Gregory pays tribute to Jackie Wilson in Gary

Mr. Excitement: Chester Gregory pays tribute to Jackie Wilson in Gary

Fans of Jackie Wilson will want to be in the audience when Gary native Chester Gregory brings his acclaimed tribute to Mr. Excitement to Northwest Indiana this weekend.

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Ailing Malcolm Young taking break from AC/DC

Ailing Malcolm Young taking break from AC/DC

NEW YORK (AP) — Malcolm Young of AC/DC is taking a break from the band to focus on his health.

April 16, 2014 2:51 pm

Young raises $6M in Kickstarter campaign for Pono

Young raises $6M in Kickstarter campaign for Pono

NEW YORK (AP) — Neil Young has raised more than $6 million through a Kickstarter campaign to fund the singer-songwriter's digital music project PonoMusic.

April 16, 2014 1:47 pm

Mellencamp unhappy with Wisconsin Gov. Walker

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Liberal rocker John Mellencamp wants conservative Republican Gov. Scott Walker to know he supports union rights and says Walker should think about that before using his songs on the campaign trail.

April 16, 2014 1:35 pm

Jay-Z to bring Made in America music fest to L.A.

Jay-Z to bring Made in America music fest to L.A.

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jay-Z is bringing his Made in America music festival to Los Angeles.

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Shorter and Schneider each win 3 Jazz Awards

Shorter and Schneider each win 3 Jazz Awards

NEW YORK (AP) — Saxophonist Wayne Shorter and composer-arranger Maria Schneider are each triple winners in the 2014 Jazz Awards presented by the Jazz Journalists Association.

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Adventures in Everyday Living, Thursday, April 17, 2014

Adventures in Everyday Living, Thursday, April 17, 2014

Chester Gregory comes home to reprise his role as Jackie Wilson in a one-night tribute production at West Side and Bartlett's in Beverly Shores starts Third Thursday with Johnny V music nights.--- Pat Colander, Associate Publisher and Editor,…

April 16, 2014 12:00 am

Miley Cyrus hospitalized, cancels Kansas City show

Miley Cyrus hospitalized, cancels Kansas City show

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Miley Cyrus is in the hospital and unable to perform her "Bangerz" concert in Kansas City, Mo., as planned.

April 15, 2014 6:28 pm

Sean Combs to speak at Howard U. commencement

WASHINGTON (AP) — Entertainer and entrepreneur Sean Combs will deliver Howard University's commencement speech this year in Washington.

April 15, 2014 12:33 pm

Dance show 'Soul Train' may boogie onto Broadway

Dance show 'Soul Train' may boogie onto Broadway

NEW YORK (AP) — The groundbreaking song-and-dance show "Soul Train" is chugging toward Broadway.

April 15, 2014 12:20 pm

Nirvana, Kiss and the E Street Band join rock hall

Nirvana, Kiss and the E Street Band join rock hall

Kiss made up, but its music went unheard. Nirvana used four women rockers to sing Kurt Cobain's songs. And Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band — predictably — turned its honor into a marathon.

April 15, 2014 12:00 am

Judge: Michael Jackson's mom should pay costs

Judge: Michael Jackson's mom should pay costs

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A judge has indicated that Michael Jackson's mother should pay the promoter of her son's ill-fated comeback concerts more than $800,000 in costs associated with her failed negligent hiring lawsuit.

April 14, 2014 12:54 pm

Review: Rodney Crowell in fine form on new album

Review: Rodney Crowell in fine form on new album

Rodney Crowell, "Tarpaper Sky" (New West)

April 14, 2014 10:59 am

Review: Price caps career with stirring last album

Review: Price caps career with stirring last album

Ray Price, "Beauty Is . " (AmeriMonte)

April 14, 2014 10:41 am

Billy Porter on 'Kinky Boots' anniversary, new CD

Billy Porter on 'Kinky Boots' anniversary, new CD

NEW YORK (AP) — The first thing Billy Porter does when a visitor enters his dressing room is look down.

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Outkast reunite, headline Coachella festival

Outkast reunite, headline Coachella festival

Outkast reunited onstage after a near decade-long hiatus with a jam-packed set at the Coachella music festival, their first of many performances planned this year.

April 14, 2014 12:00 am

Country Music Museum grows to match genre

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum is no longer bursting at the seams, thanks to a $100 million expansion that has more than doubled its space and allowed it to add more interactive and contemporary exhibits.

April 13, 2014 11:05 am

Songwriter Jesse Winchester dies at age 69

Songwriter Jesse Winchester dies at age 69

TORONTO (AP) — Jesse Winchester, a U.S.-born singer who established himself in Montreal after dodging the Vietnam War and went on to write songs covered by the likes of Elvis Costello, Jimmy Buffett and Joan Baez has died of cancer. He was 69.

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Outkast reunite, headline Coachella festival

Outkast reunite, headline Coachella festival

Outkast reunited onstage after a near decadelong hiatus with a jam-packed set at the Coachella music festival, their first of many performances planned this year.

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Songwriter Jesse Winchester dies at age 69

TORONTO (AP) — Jesse Winchester, a U.S.-born songwriter who established himself in Montreal after dodging the Vietnam War and went on to write songs covered by the likes of Elvis Costello, Jimmy Buffett and Joan Baez has died of cancer. He was 69.

April 11, 2014 10:17 pm

In debut whirlwind, soprano lands at Met

In debut whirlwind, soprano lands at Met

NEW YORK (AP) — Suddenly, it seems, Olga is everywhere.

April 11, 2014 6:53 am

Nirvana, Kiss and the E Street Band join rock hall

Nirvana, Kiss and the E Street Band join rock hall

NEW YORK (AP) — Kiss, Nirvana and Bruce Springsteen's E Street Band have been ushered into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in a ceremony at Barclays Center.

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April 10, 2014 3:51 pm

Nirvana, Kiss, Gabriel in rock hall

NEW YORK (AP) — Nirvana, which changed music and fashion in the 1990s with the punk rock-inspired grunge sound, is joining the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in a class with Kiss, Peter Gabriel and Hall & Oates.

April 10, 2014 2:42 pm

Acclaimed Twin Cities duo to grace Front Porch stage

Acclaimed Twin Cities duo to grace Front Porch stage

Loretta Simonet, one half of the Minneapolis-based folk duo Curtis and Loretta, considers stops at Valparaiso’s Front Porch Music to be a longtime highlight of their regular touring regiment.

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Stars over Valpo helps keep local radio station "on air"

Stars over Valpo helps keep local radio station "on air"

The second annual “Stars Over Valpo” all ages community concert to raise operating funds for low-power public radio station WVLP-98.3 in Valparaiso takes place at 6pm this Sunday (4/13) in Duesenberg Recital Hall at the Valparaiso Center for …

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Sing a song: Sesame Street Live dances onto Star Plaza Theatre stage

Sing a song: Sesame Street Live dances onto Star Plaza Theatre stage

The star characters of Sesame Street are set to create a musical adventure on stage in Merrillville.

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Off-Broadway Janis Joplin musical delayed

Off-Broadway Janis Joplin musical delayed

NEW YORK (AP) — Fans of "A Night With Janis Joplin" will just have to hold on, hold on.

April 09, 2014 8:52 pm

Rapper Big Sean ends engagement to Naya Rivera

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Rapper Big Sean and actress Naya Rivera are no longer engaged.

April 09, 2014 7:00 pm

Ireland's wedding-singer priest an Internet hit

DUBLIN (AP) — Father's got talent.

April 09, 2014 3:32 pm

Death of Ga. film worker 'senseless,' father says

ATLANTA (AP) — The parents of a Georgia camera assistant killed by a freight train while filming a movie say they're grieving, angry and want someone held accountable for their daughter's death.

April 09, 2014 2:54 pm

Ireland's wedding-singer priest an internet hit

DUBLIN (AP) — Father's got talent.

April 09, 2014 12:10 pm

Rapper 50 cent ordered to pay in headphone case

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — Federal court records show that rapper 50 Cent has been ordered to pay a Bradenton earphone manufacturer more than $16 million in connection with a failed partnership to produce the entertainer's line of headphones.

April 09, 2014 10:51 am

Kiss not the first to tell Rock Hall to kiss off

Kiss not the first to tell Rock Hall to kiss off

Graciousness is not always high on the list of attributes you find in successful rock 'n' roll stars.

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Lorde, Imagine Dragons lead Billboard nominations

NEW YORK (AP) — Newcomers Lorde and Imagine Dragons are the top contenders at next month's Billboard Music Awards.

April 09, 2014 8:00 am

David Byrne tweaks his disco show 'Here Lies Love'

David Byrne tweaks his disco show 'Here Lies Love'

NEW YORK (AP) — David Byrne has been thinking a lot about numbers recently.

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Xxxx wins $1-million Birgit Nilsson Prize

VIENNA (AP) — The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra has been named the 2014 winner of the Birgit Nilsson Prize, a prestigious musical honor that comes with a $1 million award.

April 09, 2014 5:16 am

Journey's Pineda plans to launch own music

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — American rock band Journey's lead vocalist Arnel Pineda says he's been putting together an album of his own compositions in his own voice which he plans to launch within the year.

April 09, 2014 12:05 am

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