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Blues Fest pulls off move to Millennium Park without major hitches

By Connor Carynski

The 34th annual Chicago Blues Festival maintained its title as the nation’s largest blues festival and its change of venue seemed to please most attendees and performers, even if many said a little fine tuning is needed going forward. 1,066 more words

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MORE FROM THE OTHER SIDE OF THE TRAX: VOLT 45 RPM RARITIES 1960-1964.

More From The Other Side Of The Trax: Volt 45rpm Rarities 1960-1968.

Nowadays, Pablo Picasso is regarded as one of the most important and influential artists in the history of art. 1,665 more words

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It Took Over 50 Years But William Bell Finally Won A Grammy

William Bell was born in 1939, he hit the Billboard Hot 100 chart for the first time in 1961 and in 2017, he finally has his first Grammy. 187 more words

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William Bell, David Bowie, Chance the Rapper win Grammys during early 2017 ceremony

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene

LOS ANGELES – While Adele, Carrie Underwood, Katy Perry, CeeLo Green, Thomas Rhett, Cage the Elephant and Jill Scott trotted the red carpet on their way into the Staples Center for the 59th annual Grammy Awards, the majority of this year’s nominees sat anxiously in the adjoining Los Angeles Convention Center for the “Premiere Ceremony.” 528 more words

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Guest Mixtape: Marissa Nadler

We are delighted to present to you a special guest mixtape compiled by the world-renowned Boston Massachusetts-based songwriter Marissa Nadler. 2016 saw the release of Nadler’s latest masterpiece, … 307 more words

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SOUNDTRACK: WILLIAM BELL-Tiny Desk Concert #562 (September 7, 2016).

I’d never heard of William Bell before this show, although I see that he is apparently a classic soul singer with hits from Stax records back in 1960s. 635 more words

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