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Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues. Sunday, February 7 5:30am – This week we will talk about rescuing horses, recovering kids, and restoring families; that is what Raven Rock Ranch is all about. Using the uniqueness of Equine Facilitated Therapy, they have seen lives transformed from desperation to hope through the bond that happens between a horse and …

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MUSIC NEWS

New Animated Netflix Series “Beat Bugs” to Feature Cover Versions of Classic Beatles Songs

Courtesy of NetflixYou know The Beatles — now meet Beat Bugs. It’s a new animated children’s series premiering on Netflix this August that will incorporate various new cover versions of classic Fab Four songs into its storylines. Among the many artists confirmed to contribute renditions of Beatles tunes to the show are Pearl Jam‘s Eddie Vedder, Soundgarden‘s Chris Cornell, Pink, …

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Paul McCartney Composes Music for Skype’s New Animated Love-Themed Emoticons

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Courtesy of Skype 2016After composing music for the popular 2014 video game Destiny, Paul McCartney is once again pairing his songwriting talents with modern technology in a new partnership with Skype. The former Beatles star has created original music for a series of love-themed “Mojis,” animated characters that you can employ to express various heartfelt emotions while using the video-chat …

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Performers Announced for Grammy Salute to Lionel Richie

Credit: Alan SilfenLionel Richie will be honored on this year’s Grammy telecast by a contemporary artists from a variety of genres: R&B singer John Legend, pop stars Meghan Trainor and Demi Lovato, and country superstar Luke Bryan. Richie is this year’s MusiCares Person of the Year; a couple days before the Grammys, he’ll be the guest of honor at an …

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Jeff Beck to Celebrate 50-Year Career at L.A. Concert with Buddy Guy

Credit: Ross HalfinRock guitar legend Jeff Beck will mark his 50-year career as a musician with a special concert on August 10 at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles. The show will be a double celebration, as Beck will welcome as a special guest blues great Buddy Guy, whose 80th birthday takes place on July 30. “Sharing the stage and …

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