Facebook.com/OfficialDavidCrosbyDavid Crosby and Roberta Flack are among the many international music stars that will take part in the One World Concert, which will be held October 9 in Syracuse, New York, following a public speech by the Dalai Lama. The event, which is being described as "a historic celebration of peace, music and common ground," will include the live premiere of an original tune composed specifically for the exiled Tibetan holy leader. A number read more ≫
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James Taylor was one of the warm-up acts for President Obama at the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, on Thursday evening.
Taylor performed "Carolina in My Mind" and "You've Got a Friend," and managed to sprinkle in a few jokes, too. read more ≫
7Walkers.comThe surviving Grateful Dead members have reunited on occasion since frontman Jerry Garcia's death in 1995, but lately the band mates have been focusing on various other projects. Founding Dead drummer Bill Kreutzmann says, for his part, he'd be glad to join musical forces again with the other key Dead members -- singer/guitarist Bob Weir, bassist Phil Lesh and percussionist Mickey Hart -- but he admits, "It hasn't been talked about." read more ≫
MJ Kim/MPL Communications Ltd.The PBS special focusing on Paul McCartney's intimate performance of songs from his album Kisses on the Bottom will begin airing on Friday at 9 p.m. ET. The show was recorded this past February 9 at Capitol Studios in Los Angeles. read more ≫