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Interesting guests and compelling conversations about local issues. Sunday, February 14 5:30am – This week we meet Michel Martel, the Executive Director and Karen Nestvold, the Director of Development & Classical Programs from Music Works Northwest. Music Works Northwest is a non-profit community music school dedicated to providing access to music lessons, music therapy, and performance experiences for people of …

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MUSIC NEWS

Janis Joplin Documentary Soundtrack Released Digitally Today; CD Version Due Out in March

Legacy RecordingsThe soundtrack to the acclaimed Janis Joplin documentary Janis: Little Girl Blue was released as a digital album today, February 12, though you’ll have to wait until Friday, March 4 if you want it on CD. The 17-track collection features a mix of classic studio recordings and concert performances spanning the late singer’s entire career, including rare live versions …

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Fleetwood Mac to Release Three-LP Set of Live Recordings from 1979-1980 “Tusk” Tour

Warner Bros. RecordsLast year, Fleetwood Mac released a deluxe reissue of its 1979 double album Tusk that included a variety of live recordings captured during the band’s 1979-1980 world tour in support of the record. Now, the group is to make those recordings available as a separate three-LP vinyl collection titled Fleetwood Mac: In Concert, which will be released on …

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Woodstock 50th Anniversary Show In the Works?

Clayton Call/Redferns2019 will mark the 50th anniversary of the landmark Woodstock Music & Art Fair, which drew nearly half a million people to upstate New York to see acts like The Who, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Creedence Clearwater Revival, The Grateful Dead and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, and became a symbol of the ’60s. Now, original organizer Michael Lang …

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New Queen Documentary and Footage of Famous 1975 Concert to Be Screened in US Theaters Next Month

Credit: Douglas PuddifootA new one-night-only cinema event focusing on Queen‘s historic 1975 Christmas Eve concert at the Hammersmith Odeon in London, and marking the 40th anniversary of “Bohemian Rhapsody,” will be screened at hundreds of theaters across the U.S. on March 8. Queen: A Night in Bohemia will feature highlights from the famous show, including the first live recorded performance …

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Bonnie Raitt Adds Late-Summer Dates to North American Tour

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Credit: Marina ChavezBonnie Raitt has just added a bunch of new dates to her 2016 North American tour. The singer has confirmed that she will now be playing 21 shows across the U.S. in August and September. The new run of dates kicks off August 12 in Wallingford, Connecticut, and is mapped out through a September 24 show in Berkeley, …

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