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Friday, November 21, 2014

For Jay White, Neil Diamond is more than a sequinned hit maker. Neil Diamond is a journey. White began listening to the famed entertainer in the early 1970s, and realized that their voices were simila... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Tuesday, November 18, 2014

In the 20 years since Boyz II Men first emerged and set about rewriting the R&B/pop rule book for the next generation of would-be hit-makers, the trio’s influence has only grown more prominent. ... Read More

By Dan Herbeck » Tuesday, November 18, 2014

A few years ago, country/folk/bluegrass musician John McEuen found himself at a Hollywood party that was crawling with A-list actors, musicians and other celebrities. It was a birthday bash for his on... Read More

By Mary Kunz Goldman » Monday, November 17, 2014

Premiered at La Scala in 1957, Poulenc’s “The Dialogues of the Carmelites” is all the more chilling because it is based on a true story of the French Revolution. On July 17, 1794,... Read More

By Michael Farrell » Friday, November 14, 2014

Are you sick of trying to balance your nutritional needs with a necessary weekly infusion of live blues or jazz? Relax and exhale. Wegmans has you covered. For those sick of forgoing snare hits for... Read More

Thursday, November 13, 2014

“A Musical Feast,” the free-wheeling Buffalo concert series masterminded by former Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra Concertmaster Charles Haupt, is setting the table for a new course, to b... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Thursday, November 13, 2014

Anyone who has picked up an electric bass and attempted to get funky over the past 40 years or so owes a debt to Larry Graham. One of the most soulful musicians in American music, Graham also is re... Read More

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

With his dashing looks, devil-may-care English and vivid musicianship, Maximiano Valdes will always hold a place in the hearts of many Buffalonians. The Chilean-born conductor, who led the Buffalo Phi... Read More

By Jeff Miers » Tuesday, November 11, 2014

A few weeks back, Freekbass dropped his latest effort, “Everybody’s Feelin’ Real,” and guess what? It’s one of the funkiest collections of dance-based forms to come down the freeway in many ... Read More

By Ben Tsujimoto » Tuesday, November 11, 2014

Paying homage to former musical greats is a dying art, many music fans would argue. Countless modern hip-hop and electronic dance music artists are obsessed over what's new -- or throwing themselves u... Read More
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