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A local charity said they could be out thousands of dollars, after signed guitars used to raise money were stolen from their office over the Easter weekend. Todd Crawshaw, the executive director of the Rock and Roll Society of Edmonton said their office was broken into at about 1 a.m. Sunday. ... music
In a landscape where good rock and roll is increasingly hard to find and genuine positivity is something of a rarity, South Philly favorites Low Cut Connie reign supreme. Eight years after forming, the piano-driven finally seem to be getting their due from a growing group of fans who are all hip to the ...

Cleveland's Rock & Roll Hall of Fame states it will receive $4.1 million over five years to help expand its youth education programs and community activities. The Rock Hall announced this week PNC Bank has pledged $3.75 million to support various programming such as free events and live music. The PNC ...
GALION - A local group of teens is bringing the sound of classic rock and roll back to the area. Common Thread's consists of guitarist and Galion resident, Curtiss Porter, lead singer Quaylinn Madden, bassist Julia Gutchall and drummer McCray Martin. Porter and Madden met while attending the ...
The inaugural InCuya festival on Aug. 25-26 will be presented by concert promoter AEG Presents in partnership with the Rock Hall, the city of Cleveland, Ohio, and Destination Cleveland. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland, Ohio, will receive $4.1 million over five years to help expand its ...
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced the slate of artists that will be on hand at Cleveland Public's Hall to induct the class of 2018 on April 14th. Brandon Flowers will do the honors for the Cars, Mary J. Blige will fete Nina Simon, Heart's Ann Wilson will speak on behalf of the Moody Blues ...
CLEVELAND-- The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame announced Thursday that it's expanding its youth education and community engagement programs through continuing its partnership with PNC Bank. "There's no limit to what can be accomplished when the power of rock and roll is combined with education," ...
They most certainly aren't the future of rock and roll. They aren't as inventive as Spoon, and they don't feel as young and dynamic as the Arctic Monkeys — despite having been around for just as long. But, like those groups, they serve as a reminder that rock doesn't have to be written off just yet. Hopefully ...
Next month, New Jersey rockers Bon Jovi will be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and they're celebrating with the third leg of their tour in support of their 13th album, “This House Is Not for Sale.” Jon Bon Jovi picked up his first guitar at age 13 and was already playing clubs while still a teen.
Relix is giving away tickets to The Rock and Roll Playhouse at Brooklyn Bowl on April 1, 2018! The Rock and Roll Playhouse Presents: Disco for Kids Sunday, April 1, 2018. Brooklyn Bowl, Brooklyn, NY. Enter now for your chance to win four tickets to Disco for Kids for you and your family! >> Don't want to ...
In 2015, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame vote for the 2016 inductees was hit with a scandal. After allowing fans to vote for the first time, the number of votes increased 100 million from the previous year, with some suspecting that bots had played a role in weighing the vote for a number of bands. In response ...
The chief executive of Homes England has called for "rock and roll homes for the rock and roll generation". Nick Walkley was speaking at a panel event at MIPIM over the future of housing in the UK. He said that technology has a big part to play in the keeping the older generations in their homes for longer.
SARATOGA SPRINGS – “Free To Rock,” a documentary film directed by four-time Emmy-winning filmmaker Jim Brown and narrated by Kiefer Sutherland, will be screened 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 21 at Skidmore College. The screening will be followed by a Q&A with executive producers Nick Binkley ...
Rob Halford says that he believes JUDAS PRIEST will eventually be inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. Even though artists are eligible for the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 25 years after the release of their first album or single, iconic hard rock and metal bands like IRON MAIDEN, JUDAS ...
Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp is coming to Chicago, IL June 28-July 1, 2018 with special guests and guitar legends Buddy Guy and Nancy Wilson of Heart. Attendees of this one-time-only camp will jam with Buddy Guy—the guitarist Keith Richards sites as one of his greatest influences—and perform live at ...

Put simply, this one was weird in all the right ways. It melds magical guitars; a ghost invasion; a rat funeral; Kid Flash's move-in; and the birth of rock and roll into one big, fantastically messy package. It's a big rollicking adventure through time, and when it's working, one of the best shows on television, genre ...
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is mining performances from induction ceremonies between 2010-2017 for release in a variety of formats in April. Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: In Concert will be available April 24 as four DVDs and two Blu-rays featuring 53 live performances from the ceremonies, including: ...
If we focused instead on the way The Ronettes' vocal and visual choices moved the band away from the pristine expectations of tone and clarity (to say nothing of obedience) that characterize '60s pop girl groups, we could see them laying out a sneaky version of rock and roll disguised as pop. Through the ...
“The Loop was one of those transformative stations that every kid listened to and had such high profile personalities when we were kids,” he said. Any rock and roll loving Chicago native over 35 knows what The Loop meant to the city. But as “The Who” famously said, "Rock is Dead" at the radio station, ...
... Dave Mustaine (Megadeth), Zakk Wylde (Black Label Society, Ozzy Osbourne) and more. Don't get left out—this bucket list experience will sell out, and space for this event is limited. Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp is a non-competitive atmosphere designed for all levels of musicians and music enthusiasts.
The CW has released a new promo for "Amazing Grace", the upcoming fourteenth episode of Legends of Tomorrow's third season. The episode will see the Legends on a unique mission, as they're tasked with essentially saving the birthplace of rock and roll. According to the promo, this will be brought on ...
In anticipation of their 50th anniversary, Led Zeppelin will issue a seven-inch containing previously unreleased mixes of "Rock and Roll" and "Friends" on Record Store Day, April 21st. The vinyl, a limited-edition pressing produced by Jimmy Page will be available only at independent music retailers.
Sticking to that tradition of rock and roll, KUGR is partnering with Lyft and Cable 8 Productions to bring Corey Harper to WSU. Harper has already established a name in the music world at the young age of 23. His music takes heavy inspiration from the classic rock of the '60s and '70s. His contemporary ...
Uh, oh! Count Dracula's in love again. This never ends well for anyone involved. Hearts gets broken; then they get staked. Yet, here we are again with Dracula in Love. What can we expect from this latest film to sink its fangs into the Dracsploitation doomed romance subgenre? According to its tagline: “Sex, ...
The Riff Tides band features music of the early days of rock and roll through the early 1960's. The band's playlist is like taking a tour of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, starting with the early classics of Bill Haley, Elvis, The Platters and Fats Domino, and moving along to the Drifters and even a few early ...
Peace have announced 'Kindness is The New Rock And Roll', their new album, alongside details of a UK tour for May. The group's 'Happy People' follow-up is due on May 4, via Ignition Records. It follows last week's release of 'Power', their most recent single and the follow-up to last year's 'From Under ...
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. (BMY) is ready for an upside breakout from a five-month consolidation pattern. You can buy it here or you can buy it higher. In the recent market "swoon" BMY dipped briefly to test the rising 200-day moving average line. Volume was heavy and it looks like buyers took advantage of ...
Rock and Roll & Tutus boasts four Houston Ballet premieres in Trey McIntyre's In Dreams (2007) with Roy Orbison's bluegrass music, Welch's La Cathedrale Engloutie (1997) and Tim Harbour's Filigree and Shadow (2015). "I'm very excited to dance Stanton's pas de deux Cathedral. it was created in San ...
30) — Continuing the Park Square tradition of counter-programming in the holiday season, it's the story of Sister Rosetta Tharpe, “The Godmother of Rock 'n' Roll” and a 2018 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Early Influence Inductee, who persuades Marie Knight to leave a rival gospel show. “The two challenge ...
There are two kinds of people at shows: People who make an effort to move, and people who stand in a stoic stance of nonchalance. This Tuesday (February 13) at Great Scott, the latter group of individuals stand a good chance of getting splattered with a mouthful of fake blood as Starcrawler take the stage ...
It's no secret that rock music isn't as successful on a mainstream level as it once was. In 2017, Nielsen confirmed that hip-hop had finally passed rock as the most popular genre in the United States, and it could be argued that rock's cultural relevance started declining long ago. So, what does Jack ...
In recognition of American Heart Month, Montclair Radiology has started offering free CT Calcium Scoring scans to Nutley police officers. Owen Proctor/NorthJersey.com. 636408928070185269-244A0D31-00001-12411413.JPG. Keith and Maureen Jaret (Photo: Amy Newman / NorthJersey.com).
He and his two big brothers, who formed the band in the mid-1950s, were inducted into the South Dakota Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2009. They were in the Hall's first class of inductees, along with Bobby Vee, Myron Lee and the Caddies and Sherwin Linton. Dean, who had just finished eighth grade ...
“The Heart of Rock and Roll” will beat on in the theater as the hits of Huey Lewis and The News are set to soundtrack a future musical, it was announced on Thursday. The Bay Area band, whose songs were inescapable during the 1980s, will feature in a stage adaptation by Jonathan Abrams and based on ...
Buddy Guy will be taking the stage at the Morrison Center at 7:30 p.m. June 21. At age 81, Buddy Guy is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, a major influence on rock titans like Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and Stevie Ray Vaughan, a pioneer of Chicago's fabled West Side sound, and a living link to the ...
New musical “Heart of Rock and Roll,” featuring the songs of Huey Lewis and the News, will make its world premiere at The Old Globe this fall. The musical, directed by Gordon Greenberg, will play from Sept. 6 to Oct. 21, 2018 at the Old Globe. The book is by Jonathan Abrams, with the story by Abrams and ...
Good news, indeed! Heart of Rock and Roll, a new musical inspired by the iconic songs of the band Huey Lewis & the News, is in the works, with Broadway director Gordon Greenberg (Holiday Inn) at the helm. The tuner with a book by Jonathan Abrams, based on an original story by Abrams and Tyler ...
Being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is one of the most definite indicators that a band has made their mark on the music community and the world at large, and yet, the induction ceremony isn't nearly as big a night as the major American award ceremonies. Despite that, though, John Mulaney ...
In addition to paying tribute to Perry and Cheap Trick's Robin Zander, Reckinger also takes the mic as Def Leppard's Joe Elliott, Whitesnake's David Coverdale and Queen's Freddie Mercury. The latter, assuredly, was the biggest test of all. "In rock and roll, Freddie Mercury is the best performer there is," said ...
In fact I think dying from an overdose or traveling accident is the only real rock and roll way to go. He also wrote wondering why great rock stars have died from overdoses and plane crashes, yet pop artists like Taylor Swift and Ed Sheeran haven't. Why haven't plane crashes or overdoses claimed the lives ...
Napa-based rock and roll act Serf and James formed in 2006. Operating as everything from a dup to a full-fledged foursome, the only guarantee with a Serf and James show is a good time. They were recently featured as a local favorite at the 2017 BottleRock Napa Valley festival, and with a second EP ...
Fifty years later, the event became a musical that was first performed in Florida and soon launched a production that continues to travel the country dazzling audiences with its mix of live theatre and rock and roll. On this tour, Peter Oyloe plays the man in black himself, Johnny Cash. “It's always a scary ...
In a meeting Monday afternoon between city officials, sculptor David Deming and members of the statue committee, it was confirmed that the original site near the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is no longer available. Deming said the statue project is not dead, but the committee is "back at square ...
Tuscaloosa police are searching for a man who broke into Rock and Roll Sushi on University Boulevard last week. Officers were called to the restaurant in downtown Tuscaloosa after someone noticed a broken window on the east side of the business, said TPD spokeswoman Lt. Teena Richardson.
Jennifer Hudson kicked off the impromptu performances on this series of The Voice UK, with an off-the-cuff performance of her track Spotlight on the launch night show. But Tom Jones appears to be following in her footsteps as the 77-year-old coach sings rock and rock track Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On in ...
And Rogan fronted Thorazine, the punk-rock outfit named after an antipsychotic drug (whose manufacturers SmithKline Beecham, now GlaxoSmithKline, sued the band, and gave them lots of publicity, in 1995). But as the millennium turned, all three women had children, and put rock-and-roll aside. Ryan ...
LITTLE HOCKING, Ohio (WTAP) - Theo Williams, 19, is gearing up for what he considers one of his biggest accomplishments so far. He's been invited to perform in the 22nd Annual Tri-C High School Rock Off at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum in Cleveland, Ohio. The contest provides young ...
A bench in memory of Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Gene Pitney was re-dedicated in Vernon on Thursday. ... VERNON, CT – Vernon is again a town with Pitney as a bench dedicated to the memory of Vernon native and Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Gene Pitney settled into its new home in Downtown ...


 

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