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TOM EDWARDS, GUITARIST AND MUSICAL DIRECTOR FOR ADAM ANT, PASSES AWAY

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From Adam Ant’s Facebook page: (CHERRY HILL, NJ) January 26, 2017 – Tom Edwards, 41, guitarist and MD for Adam Ant, passed away yesterday from suspected heart failure at Kennedy Hospital in Cherry Hill, NJ. Tom was on tour with the band as part of the North American Kings of the Wild Frontier tour that began two nights ago in Washington DC. ... Read More »

Butch Trucks, Allman Brothers Band Co-founder: 1947-2017

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January 25, 2017 – Butch Trucks, a founding member of The Allman Brothers Band, tragically died the night of January 24 in West Palm Beach, Florida.  His wife, four children, four grandchildren and all of the Allman Brothers Band, their families and Road Crew survive Butch. The Trucks and Allman Brothers Band families request all of Butch’s friends and fans ... Read More »

Loud And Fast Rules At Metallica’s Hong Kong Debut

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Review by Scott Murphy + Photos by Ken Nevia January 17th, 2017 – AsiaWorld Arena, Hong Kong Metallica was loudica and fastica during their show at Hong Kong’s AsiaWorld-Arena on Friday night. They were thrilling and awesome too. Yet the first ever city appearance by the San Francisco thrash metal veterans was important on a couple of other levels as well. ... Read More »

Israeli Superstar/ Peace Adovcate David Broza To Play London’s Union Chapel April 27

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“He did more for the Middle East peace process in eight days than Secretary of State John Kerry has done in two years. Is he a diplomat or religious leader? No, he’s a singer-songwriter…”  – Vanity Fair Israeli superstar David Broza is considered one of the world’s most dynamic and vibrant performers. From his whirlwind finger picking to Flamenco guitar, percussion ... Read More »

Candiria Ready to Reign at Champs in Trenton, NJ

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Interview by Danny Coleman  Shall one look up “Candiria” online, this band based out of Brooklyn, NY owns the searches. Page after page has the band, like their music; coming at you in waves. “It’s actually a really interesting story, ” says guitarist John LaMacchia as he discussed the bands history, personnel changes, music and upcoming show this Friday January ... Read More »

John Paul White Plays Rare Concert at the Troubadour West Hollywood

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Review + photos by L Paul Mann January 11, 2017 –  The reclusive former member of the Indie music duo Civil Wars, John Paul White has come out of the shadows to perform songs from his new solo album, Beulah. After a short tour last summer, he is following up with a 15 date tour of the across the United States and ... Read More »