| Jan 11, 2011
| 7:53 AM
This is local singer Katie Gavin's acoustic version of Willow Smith's song, "Whip My Hair." There are a lot of covers of the song on the web but apparently Willow Smith is a big fan of this version!
YouTube sensation Katie Gavin joined the Morning News...
| Jan 20, 2011
| 1:30 AM
A group of Sioux Falls performers will present a concert called East of Westreville Saturday night as part of the Aberdeen Federal Credit Union's annual meeting.
East of Westreville is a collection of bluegrass, blues, folk, gospel and country music,...
| Jan 23, 2011
| 1:14 AM
Bob Crawford thought he was auditioning for a bluegrass band that night in the Media Play parking lot. It was the spring of 2001, and Scott and Seth Avett were looking for an upright bass player to form a trio. They arranged to meet halfway between...
| Feb 23, 2011
| 4:22 PM
If Danny Maika can charm a panel of judges the way he charms a gondola, Greg Mohr expects him to clean up at this year's OC Music Awards.
Maika, the fan favorite this year for the Best Live Acoustic category, worked for a decade at Mohr's Newport Beach-...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 3:36 AM
The next time the Ravens win a game at M&T Bank Stadium, they should be so lucky to get the kind of response four 50-something Irish guys got there Wednesday night.
Thousands of fans - the stadium estimated some 80,000 - welcomed U2 for their first...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 10:32 AM
Michigan Singer-Songwriters in the Round will perform Saturday, July 2, at Aten Place in Boyne Falls.
The venue is a dairy barn that has been converted to a concert hall where owners Bill and Maxine Aten have been hosting acoustic music concerts for more...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 4:15 PM
What: Pitchfork Music Festival
Where: Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph St.
When: 3:20 p.m. Friday, 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
What: 45 bands/artists, three stages, hosted by e-zine pitchfork.com
Tickets: Ticketweb.com ($...
| Mar 3, 2011
| 4:50 PM
My wife and I were on our way to see the doctor, when speedboarders were on our hill at Crestview Drive again. They usually visit our hill, between a dozen or so, their groups getting more and more numerous in recent weeks. Yesterday we witnessed...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 8:20 PM
Before starting their concert in Albuquerque, New Mexico Thursday, Sugarland dedicated a special message and song to the people impacted by the deadly stage collapse at the Indiana State Fair.
It was a short message, but Sugarland's dedication made an...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 6:58 AM
The Acoustic Music Festival returns to Town Point Park in Norfolk Saturday, Sept. 17. This year's headliner is Peter Bradley Adams and the lineup includes many of the area's best acoustic acts. Adams, an Alabama native, is a former member of the duo...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 12:01 PM
A selection of Virginia and international wines are the draw at the second annual Chesapeake Virginia Wine Festival from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, at the Chesapeake City Park on Greenbrier Parkway.
Area restaurants will be on hand to offer...