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Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues.     Sunday, August 31 5:30am - This week we meet Michael Stewart and Charles Di Bona from Boyer Children’s Clinic. Michael is the Executive Director and Charles is not only a member of the Board of Directors, but is the parent of a graduate of Boyer. Boyer Children’s Clinic has been ... Read More »

MUSIC NEWS

Jimi Jamison, Lead Singer for Survivor, Dies at 63

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Jimi Jamison, lead singer for the group Survivor, has died, according to a post on the band’s official Twitter account. The post reads, “Survivor is very shocked & saddened by the passing of our brother Jimi Jamison. Our thoughts,love & prayers go out to his friends & family.” Jamison’s booking manager, Sally Irwin, tells TMZ.com that the singer died Sunday ... Read More »

Founding Jethro Tull Bassist Glenn Cornick Dies at 67

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Jethro Tull; Glenn Cornick, far right (Chrysalis Records Ltd.)Glenn Cornick, Jethro Tull‘s original bass player, died Thursday at his home in Hilo, Hawaii. He was 67. The British-born musician’s family told The New York Times that the cause of death was congestive heart failure. Cornick appeared on Jethro Tull’s first three studio albums, 1968′s This Was, 1969′s Stand Up and ... Read More »

Sting Set to Perform at NYC Concert Supporting Equality for LGBT Community

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Image Courtesy of Patti HintonSting is among the stars who will perform at a September 15 fundraising event in New York City supporting organizations and activists fighting for the rights of those who identify themselves as either lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or intersex (LGBTI). Uprising of Love: A Benefit Concert for Global Equality will be held at the Gershwin Theatre, ... Read More »

Duran Duran Headlining Unveiling Event for New Mazda Sports Car; Band Shares Details About Next Album

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PRNewsFoto/Mazda North American OperationsDuran Duran will be the headliners of a special event this Wednesday in Monterey, California, that will feature the unveiling of the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata. Starting at 6 p.m. PT, the event will be streamed live on Mazda’s YouTube channel, allowing the whole world to get a first look at the car, as well as check ... Read More »

Turtles Hits Get Boxed in New Vinyl Singles Collection

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FloEdCo/Manifesto RecordsThe music of the legendary 1960s pop-rock group The Turtles will be celebrated with a special box set featuring a series of 7-inch vinyl discs boasting the band’s biggest hits. The Turtles 45 RPM Vinyl Singles Collection, which will be released on September 16, will include eight discs boasting a total of 16 tunes. Among the songs featured are ... Read More »