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Country music icon Crystal Gayle blows through Texas again

With such a long career under her renowned skin, country music icon Crystal Gayle’s little time off since 2020 is just a blip on her touring record. In September, she gave her first three performances since the start of the pandemic and is heading to the Brauntex Theater in New Braunfels for her fourth on […]

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The creation of MS Subbulakshmi, the music icon

On MS Subbulakshmi’s 105th birthday, a look at how his music has transcended barriers of language, region and religion ‘Swara raga sudharasa yuta bhakti svargapavargamu ra…’ says Tyagaraja in his Sankarabharanam kriti. He says that bhakti in unison with the nectar of swara and raga confers salvation. In another composition, “Nadaloludai”, in raga Kalyanavasantam, he […]

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Loved ones of Charlie Daniels remember late country music icon: ‘We didn’t see his passing coming’

Those close to Charlie Daniels are still feeling the great loss of the country music icon. The singer died in 2020 from a hemorrhagic stroke at the age of 83. “We were shocked,” Daniels’ manager David Corlew told People magazine on Thursday. “Some of us are still in shock. None of us really believe we’re […]

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Doctors order music icon Tony Bennett to stop performing live shows

Tony Bennett is withdrawing from concerts on doctor’s orders, it was announced Thursday. The announcement comes a week after the 95-year-old legendary singer performed two nights at New York’s Radio City Music Hall with his famous collaborator Lady Gaga for to rave reviews. “There will be no additional concerts,” said Danny Bennett, the singer’s son […]

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Tal Wilkenfeld reveals his history with music icon Prince and his album Welcome 2 America

Aussie musician Tal Wilkenfeld reveals what it REALLY was like working with music icon Prince on his ‘secret’ album Welcome 2 America when she was just 22 By Jesse Hyland for Daily Mail Australia Published: 1:53 p.m. BST, July 30, 2021 | Update: 1:59 p.m. BST, July 30, 2021 Tal Wilkenfeld shared how she worked […]

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How a Phoenix music icon helped jazz great Lewis Nash take off in New York

Lewis Nash was an aspiring drummer who had a lot to learn about jazz history when Charles Lewis, a pianist bandleader and something of a legendary figure on the Phoenix scene, invited him to play a few gigs. with his band in the late ’70s. “We established a really good relationship,” Nash said of those […]

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125th Cheyenne Frontier Days to honor rodeo and country music icon Chris Ledoux – CBS Denver

CHEYENNE, Wyoming (CBS4) – The 125th annual Cheyenne Frontier Days Rodeo event is largely dedicated to rodeo and country music icon, Chris Ledoux. Ledoux, a longtime resident of Wyoming, will be honored posthumously at the 125and annual “Daddy of ’em All” event with the unveiling of a larger-than-life bronze statue along Interstate 25. (credit: CBS) […]

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Dr. Dre in ‘GTA 6’? Why the music icon might appear

Even though Rockstar has yet to reveal the next Grand Theft Auto game, the leaks and rumors keep piling up. GTA 6 could use cryptocurrency. GTA 6 may feature limited-time live events. The theories keep coming. The latest to hit the internet points to the possible inclusion of none other than Dr. Dre. The Grand […]

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Music icon Goldie slams UK government’s neglect of club culture: ‘It’s a fucking travesty’

55-year-old musician Clifford Price MBE (DJ Goldie) was awarded an MBE at Buckingham Palace in 2016 for his contribution to British industry. Goldie ripped through UK government restrictions, in particular guidelines halting the reopening of clubs and nightlife for another four weeks following the Delta variant. Last Monday evening, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said social […]

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Huron Plainman | Music icon Bret Michaels comes to the State Fair

HURON – The South Dakota State Fair and Pioneer Seeds welcome music icon Bret Michaels to the grandstand on Friday, September 3. With over three generations of fans, Bret Michaels is revered as a legend in the entertainment industry. One of music’s most iconic and enduring singer-songwriters, Michaels’ massive success includes selling over 50 million […]