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Prince Tribute Shows on WRUW

Prince Rogers Nelson passed away on Thursday, April 21, 2016, at his Paisley Park residence in Minnesota.  He was 57 years old. Known for his innovative music and virtuoso guitar skills, he dominated the music scene for most of the 1980’s, reaching one of many highs with the soundtrack to Purple Rain.  He continued producing recording … Continued

The ’59 Sound: Album List

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All of the albums featured on The ’59 Sound, in alphabetical order by artist:   Black Messiah – D’Angelo & The Vanguard  Sound & Color – Alabama Shakes Pet Sounds – The Beach Boys Paul’s Boutique – Beastie Boys Abbey Road – The Beatles Crazy For You – Best Boast Fade Away – EP – Best Coast  Cheap Thrills – Big Brother & … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2016-04-22

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  .   23 APRIL (SAT)     7:30PM ADMISSION   BARRY MANILOW(VOCAL,PIANO), DAVE KOZ(SAX) COVELLI CENTRE, 229 E FRONT, YOUNGSTOWN 800‑745‑3000 www.covellicentre.com   23 APRIL (SAT)     8PM ADMISSION   NATHAN T. DUNCAN(PIANO) TAKE 5 RHYTHM & JAZZ, 740 W SUPERIOR, CLEVELAND 216‑861‑5299 www.take5live.com   23 APRIL (SAT) … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2016-04-15

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com  .   15 APRIL (FRI)     6PM ADMISSION   RICHIE COLE(SAX), FRANK SINGER(GUITAR), JOE DORRIS(DRUMS) THE ANCHOR IN, 3122 W LAKE, ERIE PA 814‑833‑1212 www.facebook.com/OasisPubErie   15 APRIL (FRI)     7:30PM ADMISSION   AMIR ELSAFFAR’S(TRUMPET) RIVERS OF SOUND GARDNER AUDITORIUM, CLEVELAND MUSEUM OF ART, 11150 EAST BLVD, … Continued

2016 Telethon suggestions for diversified inc.

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Telethon time is a wonderful time at WRUW because we can give you even _more_ music. Artists, record companies, and promoters have been extremely kind to send us hundreds of different CDs to offer as “Thank You Premiums.”  For your first $40 donation you can choose one CD. For every additional $20 donation, you can … Continued

Music Premiums available for the 2016 WRUW Telethon

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Here is a list of all the music premiums available for the 2016 WRUW Telethon. Since there are limited numbers of each title, please have alternatives ready. Specific music premiums are not available for web pledges, only by phone at (216) 368-2208. BLUES Artist Album Title Genre Format # Avaialble Amos, The Reverend Shawn Tells … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2016-04-08

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@wruw.org  . 8 APRIL (FRI)     7:30PM FREE   RICKY EXTON(DRUMS) TRIO: ALAN GLEGHORN(BASS), DAN BAILEY(PIANO) CHURCH OF THE NAZARENE, 365 CENTER, BEDFORD 440‑232‑1600 www.bedfordoh.gov   8 APRIL (FRI)     7:30PM ADMISSION   “IN THE MOOD”: STRING OF PEARLS BIG BAND ORCHESTRA, SINGERS, DANCERS AKRON CIVIC THEATER, 182 … Continued