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Courtney Love Allegedly Dodging Deposition in Daughter’s Battle … – TMZ.com

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

Courtney Love‘s dodging making a decision on who gets Kurt Cobain‘s famous guitar — their daughter, Frances Bean Cobain, or her estranged husband … according to new legal docs. Isaiah Silva — who’s in an ongoing divorce with Frances — claims Courtney’s refused to come to the door twice when his investigators tried to serve her with deposition papers. According to the docs … she’s also ducking the L.A. Sheriff’s Dept.’s…

TabBank lets you generate instant guitar tabs – TechCrunch

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

In the days before electronic music, musicians used to have to play things called “guitars.” There are very few players left among us with the skills necessary to play this seemingly lost instrument but programmer Chris Ladd hopes to resurrect the so-called “git-fiddle” with modern technology. Ladd, a former programmer for the New York Times, created TabBank, a surprisingly elegant tool for producing tablature for the guitar. Tablature is a…

Review: Gretsch Guitars G6128T-53 Vintage Select ’53 Duo Jet – Guitar World Magazine

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

Some of the most highly regarded Gretsch guitar models were the ones released during the Fifties and Sixties, a time many guitar aficionados consider the company’s golden age. Models like the White Falcon, Country Gentlemen and Duo Jet have been seen in the hands of the Cult’s Billy Duffy, the Beatles’ George Harrison, Soundgarden’s Chris Cornell and countless others. After all, the guitars have an elegantly cool look—not to mention…

Rolling Stones Guitarist Ronnie Wood Recovering From Lung Cancer – E! Online

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

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Wheely Guitars Unveils Guitar for Wheelchair-Bound Players – Guitar World Magazine

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

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Toby Keith’s drummer has homecoming party at Concert for Legends – Canton Repository

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

The tickets may have read Toby Keith — Kid Rock, but in Section 115 of Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on Sunday evening, it was a full-blown fanfest for Dave McAfee. Dan Kane CantonRep.com entertainment editor @DKaneREP CANTON  The tickets may have read Toby Keith — Kid Rock, but in Section 115 of Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on Sunday evening, it was a…

Neither bills nor advancing age can dim the glow of a drummer’s … – Los Angeles Times

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

By Steve lopez | Photography by Francine Orr August 5, 2017 Jazz drummer Steve Hideg, 85, gets dressed in his apartment in East Hollywood. “When I was very young I fell in love with jazz and that was all I wanted to do,” he said. “I was never interested in money, only interested in playing with American musicians.” Steve Hideg moves through his small East Hollywood apartment with tiny shuffle…

An authentic Scottish welcome to Chamber Orchestra’s Preu – Cincinnati.com

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

Cincinnati Caledonian Pipes & Drum Band with Karen May, center, soloist, in the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra’s season opener.(Photo: Provided/Philip Groshong) It may be the most unusual welcome of a new music director ever in Cincinnati. Eckart Preu’s inaugural concert as the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra’s fifth music director on Saturday night ended with the appearance of bagpiper Karen May in Peter Maxwell Davies’ quirky piece, “An Orkney Wedding with Sunrise.” But…

What does a Synthony Orchestra play? Fatboy Slim, of course! | Stuff … – Stuff.co.nz

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

Auckland Symphony Orchestra conductor and music director Peter Thomas. You’d think the BBC Proms would be a straight affair, but then the Auckland Symphony Orchestra’s Peter Thomas points you towards the Ibiza Proms. As Mike Posner suggests, Ibiza is no place for laid back violinists. The Ibiza Proms are “pretty crazy”, Thomas says. And he wants in. Thomas will, on Sunday afternoon, conduct Strauss’ The Blue Danube – an 1860′s…

Jacksonville Youth Symphony Orchestra welcomes new conductor – First Coast News

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – A fresh face now leading Jacksonville’s Youth Symphony Orchestra is settling into her new role. We met Deanna Tham near the stage of the Times-Union Center where soon she will be conducting a group of young musicians. Still a few weeks away from rehearsals, the auditorium is quiet and seats empty, but the excitement is palpable. “Everywhere I go, the environment is different and the place is…

Minnesota Orchestra’s "Salome" gives steamy sendoff to Andrew … – Minneapolis Star Tribune

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

Saturday was an evening of goodbyes at Orchestra Hall as conductor Andrew Litton brought the curtain down on 15 years as artistic director of Sommerfest, the Minnesota Orchestra’s special season of summer concerts. It can safely be said that Litton went out with a bang and not a whimper. He made performing operas in concert a hallmark of his Sommerfest tenure, and his choice of “Salome” for a grand finale…

Philharmonic concert opener moved to East – The Republic

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

A delay in obtaining new seats for the Columbus North High School auditorium renovation means three groups are moving upcoming performances to new locations. Columbus Indiana Philharmonic is moving its season-opening concert scheduled for 7:30 p.m. Sept. 16 from the Judson Erne Auditorium at North to the Columbus East High School Robbins Auditorium. A North High School choral concert planned for Oct. 4 is moving to the high school cafeteria,…

Courtney Love Dodging Depo Over Kurt’s Guitar … Claims Daughter’s Ex – TMZ.com

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

Courtney Love‘s dodging making a decision on who gets Kurt Cobain‘s famous guitar — their daughter, Frances Bean Cobain, or her estranged husband … according to new legal docs. Isaiah Silva — who’s in an ongoing divorce with Frances — claims Courtney’s refused to come to the door twice when his investigators tried to serve her with deposition papers. According to the docs … she’s also ducking the L.A. Sheriff’s Dept.’s…

Toby Keith’s drummer has homecoming party at Concert for Legends – Canton Repository

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

The tickets may have read Toby Keith — Kid Rock, but in Section 115 of Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on Sunday evening, it was a full-blown fanfest for Dave McAfee. Dan Kane CantonRep.com entertainment editor @DKaneREP CANTON  The tickets may have read Toby Keith — Kid Rock, but in Section 115 of Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on Sunday evening, it was a…

Neither bills nor advancing age can dim the glow of a drummer’s … – Los Angeles Times

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

By Steve lopez | Photography by Francine Orr August 5, 2017 Jazz drummer Steve Hideg, 85, gets dressed in his apartment in East Hollywood. “When I was very young I fell in love with jazz and that was all I wanted to do,” he said. “I was never interested in money, only interested in playing with American musicians.” Steve Hideg moves through his small East Hollywood apartment with tiny shuffle…

An authentic Scottish welcome to Chamber Orchestra’s Preu – Cincinnati.com

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

Cincinnati Caledonian Pipes & Drum Band with Karen May, center, soloist, in the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra’s season opener.(Photo: Provided/Philip Groshong) It may be the most unusual welcome of a new music director ever in Cincinnati. Eckart Preu’s inaugural concert as the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra’s fifth music director on Saturday night ended with the appearance of bagpiper Karen May in Peter Maxwell Davies’ quirky piece, “An Orkney Wedding with Sunrise.” But…

Courtney Love Dodging Depo Over Kurt’s Guitar … Claims Daughter’s Ex – TMZ.com

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

Courtney Love‘s dodging making a decision on who gets Kurt Cobain‘s famous guitar — their daughter, Frances Bean Cobain, or her estranged husband … according to new legal docs. Isaiah Silva — who’s in an ongoing divorce with Frances — claims Courtney’s refused to come to the door twice when his investigators tried to serve her with deposition papers. According to the docs … she’s also ducking the L.A. Sheriff’s Dept.’s…

Toby Keith’s drummer has homecoming party at Concert for Legends – Massillon Independent

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

The tickets may have read Toby Keith — Kid Rock, but in Section 115 of Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on Sunday evening, it was a full-blown fanfest for Dave McAfee. Dan Kane CantonRep.com entertainment editor @DKaneREP CANTON  The tickets may have read Toby Keith — Kid Rock, but in Section 115 of Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium on Sunday evening, it was a…

Neither bills nor advancing age can dim the glow of a drummer’s … – Los Angeles Times

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

By Steve lopez | Photography by Francine Orr August 5, 2017 Jazz drummer Steve Hideg, 85, gets dressed in his apartment in East Hollywood. “When I was very young I fell in love with jazz and that was all I wanted to do,” he said. “I was never interested in money, only interested in playing with American musicians.” Steve Hideg moves through his small East Hollywood apartment with tiny shuffle…

An authentic Scottish welcome to Chamber Orchestra’s Preu – Cincinnati.com

Posted: Monday, August 07, 2017

Cincinnati Caledonian Pipes & Drum Band with Karen May, center, soloist, in the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra’s season opener.(Photo: Provided/Philip Groshong) It may be the most unusual welcome of a new music director ever in Cincinnati. Eckart Preu’s inaugural concert as the Cincinnati Chamber Orchestra’s fifth music director on Saturday night ended with the appearance of bagpiper Karen May in Peter Maxwell Davies’ quirky piece, “An Orkney Wedding with Sunrise.” But…