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Newport Festival to Mark 50th Year Since Dylan Went Electric

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — This year's Newport Folk Festival in Rhode Island plans to pay tribute to the moment when Bob Dylan made rock history by going electric 50 years ago.

The festival will have a secret lineup of musicians billed as '65 Revisited

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Your Insane Inflatable 5K PHOTOS Are Ready for Downloading!

If you were at last weekend's Insane Inflatable 5K run presented by Tire Factory of Richland and Pasco the "Photo Gallery" is ready. Thanks to Legends Casino you have the opportunity to see if you were captured by our great photographers

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B.B. King In Concert At B.B. King's Blues Club At The Mirage
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The Passing of Legendary B.B. King

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Blues legend B.B. King has died in Las Vegas at age 89, his lawyer says.

Attorney Brent Bryson tells The Associated Press that King died peacefully in his sleep at 9:40 p.m. PDT Thursday at his home in Las Vegas

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Deep Thoughts: What Would Elvis Sound Like Covering AC/DC?

Sometimes I sit in the hallowed halls of my music library here at "the Smithsonian" and wonder "what if?" One recent interesting thought: What songs would be in Elvis' concert set-list today?

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‘Stand By Me’ singer Ben E. King dead at age 76

NEW YORK (AP) — Ben E. King, singer of such classics as "Stand By Me," ''There Goes My Baby" and "Spanish Harlem," has died.

King died Thursday at age 76, publicist Phil Brown told The Associated Press

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Paul McCartney is Britain’s Richest Musican

LONDON (AP) — To say Paul McCartney does all right for himself is an understatement. London's Sunday Times reports McCartney and his wife, Nancy Shevell, top its list of Britain's richest musicians with a fortune of $1

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They are Rock’n in the Hall

ROCK HALL INDUCTIONS

NEW YORK (AP) — The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductions are set for tomorrow night. And some of those making the induction speeches might end up getting more attention than the inductees themselves

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Get to Know ‘Brothers Ride’ Appearing at UnTapped 2015

I got to have a sit-down with Josh Richardson, vocalist for country-rock band Brothers Ride. Catch them at Untapped Blues and Brews, as they take the stage May 10th at 3:05.

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David Letterman Announces Last Musical Guests

If you haven't done it yet, mark your calendar for May 20. It is the final show for the "Late Show with David Letterman." David Letterman hasn't said who the final musical guest will be, but speculation has centered on Elvis Costello, the Dave Matthews Band or Norah Jones. Emmylou Harris, The Avett Brothers with Brandi Carlile, Mumford and Sons, Ralph Stanley and Amos Lee have also been mentioned.

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B.B. King Doing Much Better

(AP) Blues musician B.B. King has been hospitalized, but his daughter says he is doing "much better."

King's daughter, Claudette, tells The Los Angeles Times on Monday that the 89-year-old was in the hospital for dehydration caused by Type 2 diabetes

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