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2015 Youth Solo Competition to be presented Wednesday

...Juneau Symphony musicians: Dwayne Corbin (Assistant Conductor), Lisa Ibias (Concertmaster), and Abe Levy (Principal bassist and former competition winner). Winners will be announced immediately after the competition.For more information, visit...
Folk fest profile: Maridon Boario

...While short, the performance marked the beginning of a long relationship with the festival for Boario herself.The local bassist has played on the main stage or at dances at nearly every Folk Fest since: with the Panhandle Crabgrass Revival Band (2000-2006...
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Percy Sledge, who sang 'When A Man Loves a Woman,' dies

...job in 1965. But in a decision that likely cost him a fortune, he gave the songwriting credits to two Esquires bandmates, bassist Calvin Lewis and organist Andrew Wright, who helped him with it.While identified with Muscle Shoals, Sledge lived for most...
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Photo: Riders in the Sky

Members of Riders in the Sky, accordionist Joey, left, fiddler Woody Paul, guitarist Ranger Doug and bassist Too Slim, play for area school students at the Juneau-Douglas High School auditorium Monday morning. Riders In The Sky carry...
So long, Albert

...resident Friday, when he performs with Collette Costa and the Whiskeysippers before the Whipsaws concert at Centennial Hall. The bassist, songwriter, arranger and producer plans to relocate to Portland, Ore. later this month, but his influence on the capital's...
'Pilgrim' benefits from expert casting

...a graphic novel called "Scott Pilgrim." Pilgrim, the novel's hero, is a 23-year old Canadian; he is a part-time bassist in a band with friends in Toronto called "Sex Bob-omb," and a part-time slacker. Pilgrim falls in love with an American...
Sitka Jazz Festival to highlight Latin jazz from the San Francisco Bay area; trombonist Wayne Wallace, also from the Bay Area; and Kristin Korb, vocalist and bassist from Los Angeles. The festival will include free brown bag lunch concerts, evening concerts, an array of workshops and clinics...
Lindsey Buckingham goes his own way in fine form

...witchy-woman stylings, Christine McVie's blues-tinged singing, or even the granite back-beat of drummer, Mick Fleetwood and bassist, John McVie, but Buckingham's pioneering guitar work. This concert DVD offers all 16 songs from Buckingham's Jan. 27...
Tennessee's Harrison B headlines three-band bill

...Juneau three years ago for work but found his musical growth was infinitely more valuable - along with drummer Phil Paramore and bassist J.R. Rosales, both of Juneau. The style blends traditional and progressive elements and pulls from a range of genres...
Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen nominated for a Grammy Award, based in Washington, D.C., consists of lead vocalist/mandolinist/fiddler Solivan, banjoist Mike Munford, bassist Dan Booth and guitarist Chris Luquette. Booth is also from Alaska and has known Solivan since they were 14 and 18 respectively...


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