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XAVIER RUDD – STORM BOY

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XAVIER RUDD – STORM BOY

Xavier Rudd returns with the euphoric new single “Walk Away,” his first new material since 2015. Poignant and uplifting “Walk Away” is one of Xavier’s most powerful songs to date – seamlessly weaving philosophy and music. Looking back over Xavier Rudd’s stunning career, one could easily ask what is possibly left for him to achieve. Already one of Australian music’s all-time greats, he has touched people’s lives worldwide. He has earned accolades of every kind, Gold and Platinum certification, and legions of fans that love him with an inextinguishable passion. Yet, with each new release, Xavier Rudd continues to surpass expectation and produce his finest work to date. Led by the radiating single “Walk Away,” Storm Boy is both classic Xavier and something a little new. Produced by Chris Bond (Ben Howard, Tom Speight) and mixed by Tim Palmer (Pearl Jam, Bowie, U2) it is a record that reflects how sophisticated a songwriter Xavier is – both in ...

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MATT ANDERSEN – LIVE AT OLYMPIC HALL

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MATT ANDERSEN – LIVE AT...

After playing thousands of shows around the world, Matt Andersen has mastered the art of delivering captivating and commanding performances that audiences simply can’t keep quiet about. Andersen’s well-earned word-of-mouth reputation is backed up by two European Blues Awards, a Juno nomination for Roots & Traditional Album of the year, six Maple Blues Awards for Male Vocalist of the year and over 10 million views on YouTube. With Live At Olympic Hall, Andersen’s thunderous, one-of-a-kind voice is joined by his superbly talented friends from the 10-piece band, The Mellotones. Featuring danceable blasts of brass, slinky slide guitar solos and whirling organs, this live recording captures the unmistakable magic of seeing a master at work.

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GRAVEYARD – PEACE

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GRAVEYARD – PEACE

Gothenburg, Sweden’s Graveyard has been flying the classic hard rock, blues and psychedelic rock banner since the band’s inception in 2006. Since then the band has released four full-length releases, the most recent was 2015’s “Innocence and Decadence”. Recorded at Park Studios in Stockholm, “Peace” was produced by Chips Kiesbye (The Hellacoptors etc) and engineered by Stefan Boman (Turbonegro, Backyard Babies etc)

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Trivia 2018 # 21

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Trivia 2018 # 21

May 25 ~ 1973 - Mike Oldfield released his "Tubular Bells" LP. The title track would later become the theme for the movie "The Exorcist." ~ 1978 - Keith Moon performed with the Who for the last time. May 26 ~ Lots of birthdays - 1926 Miles Dave, 1948 Stevie Nicks, 1949 Hank Williams Jr. ~ 1973 - Deep Purple's single "Smoke On The Water" was released. ~ 1994 - Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley were married in the Dominican Republic. They were divorced in January of 1996. May 27 ~ 1950 - Frank Sinatra made his TV debut on NBC's "Star-Spangled Review." ~ 1977 - In the U.K., the Sex Pistols single "God Save the Queen" was released. The song was banned on May 31 by the BBC and the Independent Broadcasting Authority. May 28 ~ 1966 - "When A Man Loves A Woman" by Percy Sledge hits # on the Billboard Pop Charts ~ 1944 - Gladys Knight was ...

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THEATRE SARNIA AUDITIONS – Miracle on 34th Street

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WHEN – June 5 and 6 Ensemble Only: 5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m. Named roles (see below): 6:00 p.m.-8:30 p.m. If necessary: Call backs June 7 5:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. WHERE –St. Giles Church, 770 Lakeshore Rd., Sarnia. AUDITION REQUIREMENTS: Ensemble– Please be prepared to sing a popular Christmas song (in a group) and read a small passage from the script. Singing ability is not a requirement but may affect the role(s) you are considered for. Named Roles – See list below. Please be prepared to sing a popular Christmas song (in a group). Singing ability is not a requirement but may affect the role(s) you are considered for. Come prepared to read a selection from the script. (Scripts are available to borrow from the Imperial Theatre box office – 168 N. Christina street - for a refundable fee of $20.00). NAMED ROLES: We will be auditioning for 15 specific characters as follows (from 6:00 p.m.- 8:30 p.m.): Doctor Pierce (M or F) adult Physician at Maplewood Home Kris ...

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RAY LAMONTANGE – PART OF THE LIGHT

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RAY LAMONTANGE – PART OF...

Grammy® Award winner Ray LaMontagne’s upcoming seventh studio album Part of Light is due out on RCA Records May 18th. The album was written and produced by LaMontagne and includes the first single “Such A Simple Thing”. Ray LaMontagne has released 6 studio albums, 5 of which have reached Top 10 on Billboard’s Top Rock Albums chart. His 2010 album God Willin’ & the Creek Don’t Rise won the Grammy® for Best Folk Album and was nominated in the coveted Song of The Year category for “Beg Steal or Borrow.”Each release from his catalogue over the last 13 years carries its own character and feel. Having worked with producers Ethan Johns, Dan Auerbach of the Black Keys and Jim James of My Morning Jacket, Ray’s vast sonic catalogue has been called everything from “a perfect throwback to the lost art of the album-length format,” from Entertainment Weekly to “epic and magical,” from Rolling Stone and “gorgeous and ambitious,” from Esquire. NPR’s All Things Considered said ...

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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH – AND JUSTICE FOR NONE

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FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH will release its seventh full-length studio album, "And Justice For None", on May 18. The long-awaited collection is a available in standard physical CD (13 tracks),  deluxe physical CD (13 tracks + 3 bonus tracks + deluxe artwork), Vinyl (13 tracks + 3 bonus tracks + deluxe gatefold artwork). FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH is thrilled to be hitting the road for a massive series of co-headlining North American dates with BREAKING BENJAMIN this summer.

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AT THE GATES – TO DRINK FROM THE NIGHT ITSELF

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AT THE GATES – TO DRINK...

The pioneers of the Gothenburg-style melodic death metal return with their follow-up album to 2014’s acclaimed comeback release “At War With Reality”. Produced by Russ Russell (Napalm Death, Dimmu Borgir, The Haunted) and packaged in striking conceptual artwork by Costin Chioreanu (Arch Enemy, Grave, Primordial), who already illustrated “At War With Reality“, the new album is entitled “To Drink From The Night Itself“ and showcases AT THE GATES in purest and finest form. The much anticipated release does not only stress and further explore the group‘s outstanding trademark style but also provides a highly versatile and atmospheric soundtrack across its 12 tracks. “To Drink From The Night Itself“ is available as Jewelcase CD, Gatefold LP (+ LP-booklet & art-print), Mediabook 2CD (with 5 bonus tracks, 3 stickers and extended booklet), LP-Boxset (with bonus 12”, art-prints, patch, pin and much more) and as Digital Download.

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Trivia 2018 # 20

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Trivia 2018 # 20

May 18 ~ 1949 - Rick Wakeman was born ~ 2003 - "Les Miserables" closed after 6,680 shows and 16 years on Broadway. May 19 ~ 1958 - The Everly Brothers have a hit with "All I Have To Do Is Dream" ~ 1978 - Dire Straits release their first major label single, "Sultans Of Swing" ~ 1945 - Happy Birthday Pete Townsend ~ 1951 -Jeffrey Ross Hyman - better known as Joey Ramone May 20 ~ The Young Rascals hit # 1 with "Groovin" ~ 1944 - Joe Cocker is born followed 2 years late (1946) by Cher May 21 ~ 1969 - John Lennon and Yoko Ono began a ten-day "bed-in" in Montreal's Queen Elizabeth Hotel. ~ 1972 - Gangsta rapper Notorious B.I.G is born Christopher George Latore Wallace May 22 ~ 1970 - Elvis Presley signed a three-picture deal with MGM. ~ 1959 - Steven Patrick Morrissey, known mononymously as Morrissey was born May 23 ~ 1970 - Grateful Dead play their first gig outside ...

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GLENN FREY – ABOVE THE CLOUDS THE VERY BEST OF

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GLENN FREY – ABOVE THE...

15 track Very Best of featuring Smugglers Blues, The Heat Is On, You Belong To The City and more.

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