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  1. Silk City Art Fest: Music, Art, Food, Local Brews In ManchesterRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Hartford Courant

    Olive Tiger plays as part of the Silk City Arts & Music Festival in Manchester on Aug. 25. The second annual Silk City Arts & Music Festival in Manchester features plenty of arts and music with 11 local and regional performers playing on two stages, food and beer vendors, booths featuring the work of local artists and makers and more. New Haven-based folk electronica outfit Olive Tiger will perform, using layered bowed strings, found sounds, toy instruments, samples and hints of hip-hop in the vocal phrasing and beat production.

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  2. Violin Master Jean-Luc Ponty At The WarehouseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CTNow.com

    French violinist and composer Jean-Luc Ponty has collaborated with a number of virtuosic and complex American music makers. He's played with Frank Zappa, Al Di Meola, Stanley Clarke and Chick Corea.

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  3. Gringo Star At Cafe 9Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CTNow.com

    Gringo Star plays pleasingly droopy psychedelic-leaning indie-rock. Lush and wobbly string sounds wiggle behind and in front of the vocals on "Easy" from their forthcoming record "Back to the City."

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  4. Festive, Effervescent Sweet Crude At Space BallroomRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CTNow.com

    ... and a hint of Cajun flavor blended into its sound. It's festive and effervescent. The drive and pulse of marching-band music is built into their songs - think Fleetwood Mac "Tusk" and Tune-yards. But the retro keyboard lines add an interesting ...

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  5. Toby Keith Bringing His Ornery Self To FoxwoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CTNow.com

    At 56, country singer Toby Keith is now something of an elder statesman in the world of country music. He had his days as a young rebel who was dismissed by the old-timers as not being country enough, but now, in the age of hip-hop country, he sounds a little like a piece of history himself.

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  6. Rappers G-Eazy, Lil Uzi Vert, Ty Dolla $ign At XfinityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CTNow.com

    ... on the streets of Oakland. But humble origins don't always make for humble art. Country or rock, casinos or indie music hall, click through this gallery to find a concert for all music lovers. More things to do here . And now based in L.A., G-Eazy, ...

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  7. A Bolder Rodney Crowell Stopping Infinity Hall NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CTNow.com

    ... as a songwriter has been the constant. Crowell's parents met at a Roy Acuff concert, so it's possible that country music was destined to be a feature in his life. Rodney Crowell plays Infinity Hall, 20 Greenwoods Road W., Norfolk, on Thursday, Aug. ...

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  8. Inside Mike Love's Pebble Beach House - Wouldn't It Be Nice to...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Although Mike Love and his family have been having fun, fun, fun in the home since 2006, it would be nice to finally sell it for $6.45 million. Deep in the Monterey Pines of Pebble Beach, CA, Beach Boys co-founder Mike Love built himself a stately dream home.

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  9. Pharrell on Working With Ariana Grande on 'Sweetener': 'She Really Unzipped'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Billboard

    ... songs delve deep into her feelings on love and happiness, and Pharrell Williams came prepared to put her thoughts into music. The producer joined Grande at her Sweetener Slumber Party, where the Zach Sang Show caught a cute snippet of the two ...

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  10. MoreRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Art Daily

    The Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery recognizes the life of acclaimed singer and musician Aretha Franklin. Her portrait has been installed in the museum's In Memoriam space on the first floor, and it will remain on display through Aug. 22. Born in Memphis, Tennessee, in 1942, Aretha Franklin influenced the course of American soul and pop music.

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  11. Aretha Franklin Was the Personification of Black Woman MagicRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New York Times

    ... higher power. And, yes, a basic understanding that you don't have to like her, but you will respect her. Scholars and music critics are spilling barrels of ink to rightfully praise her voice, her civil rights activism, her place in the pantheon of ...

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  12. Ariana Grande Reveals Just How Low-Key Pete Davidson's Proposal Was - 'He Didn't Get On a Knee'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Celebrity Babies

    While the pair got engaged after just a few weeks together , the 24-year-old pop star has revealed she never planned on getting married until she met Davidson. "I'm not like a very traditional person so the fact that I'm getting married is something I never even saw coming.

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  13. Aretha Franklin's long history of legendary feudsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... need to find your dream home. Aretha Franklin had a fierce reputation for public feuds and shady remarks about many of music's biggest names. Photo / Getty Images She was the undisputed Queen of Soul, a once-in-a-lifetime musical genius with a voice ...

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  14. Rascal Flatts fans soak up the fun at soggy, sold-out BlossomRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Plain Dealer

    Nope, not when rain fell most of Friday, slacked off a bit just in time for traffic to get to Blossom Music Center for the show and then started up again about a half-hour before they took the stage. Still, in excess of 20,000 poured - you'll pardon the expression - onto the grounds of the picturesque amphitheater to see the Ohio boys and their "adopted Ohioan,'' guitarist, bandmate and Oklahoma native Joe Don Rooney.

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  15. Aretha Franklin's Family Set Public Viewing, Private Funeral in DetroitRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | RollingStone

    Aretha Franklin's family has announced a public viewing and private funeral to be held this month in the Queen of Soul's native Detroit. Aretha Franklin 's family has announced a public viewing and private funeral for the singer to be held later this month in the Queen of Soul's native Detroit.

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  16. Eric Clapton Readies First Christmas Album 'Happy Xmas'Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | RollingStone

    "I had in my head that these holiday songs could be done with a slight blues tinge," guitarist says of seasonal LP "I had in my head that these holiday songs could be done with a slight blues tinge, and I started to figure out how to play the blues lines in between the vocals," Clapton told Billboard . "I got it down and one of the most identifiable songs on the album, the one that became the foundational style, is 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.'

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  17. Africa:Tribute - Aretha Franklin's Feminist AnthemsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    ... The song written and produced by former Refugees member, Lauryn Hill, further sealed the Queen's regnant in the music scene. Released in her later years, the song reached number 26 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number-five on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop ...

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  18. Drake at United Center review: Celebration wins out over petulanceRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chicago Tribune

    ... signs of musical fatigue. Though Drake has grown into a commercial juggernaut, the qualities that initially made his music distinctive have started to blur. The MC initially took his cues from Kanye West's game-changing 2008 left turn, "808s and ...

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  19. Aretha Franklin sings at the State Theatre in New Brunswick in 2006.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, had a knack for shady showstopping moments. As fans react on Twitter, we look at some classic shade from the diva.

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  20. Columbia Club Calendar: Aug. 15-22Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Free Times

    Want to list your event? Email music@free-times.com no later than Fridays at 5 p.m. for the following week's issue.

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