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HAMLET — The amphitheater located at Richmond Community College is an outdoor venue which is hosting several musicians for the entire month of May. 

The venue is located on RichmondCC’s lakefront, which makes a beautiful backdrop while enjoying live music. Each Friday night, a different artist takes the stage with Taylor Bowersock taking the spotlight this past Friday, May 7.

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Thursday, 29 April 2021 17:05

COLUMN: My 20-year guitar-buying obsession

Some of my friends tell me that I have too many guitars.

I often retort that there’s no such thing.

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HAMLET — Richmond Community College and the Cole Auditorium will be bringing live entertainment back to town starting Friday, April 30, when the Live @the Lake outdoor concert series kicks off.

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GRAHAM — Bucky Covington took the stage for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic hit in early 2020 in his home state Saturday evening.

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ROCKINGHAM — The city’s summer concert series Plaza Jam is tentatively back on for the 2021 season.

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There seems to be some glimmer of light at the end of the COVID tunnel for working/touring musicians. 

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ELLERBE — Thursday evening was a night of firsts.

It was the first outdoor concert at the Berry Patch this year; and it was the first gig for the Beach Fever Band.

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Friday, 15 January 2021 12:42

COLUMN: Reminiscing on old records

I was going through our bedroom closet the other day looking for something and I found a stash of my old records. Remember records? 

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Monday, 04 January 2021 18:08

COLUMN: 2020 hit music industry hard

As many of you know, we lost a lot of our musical heroes in 2020: Neal Peart, Kenny Rogers, Bill Withers, John Prine, Little Richard, Eddie Van Halen, Charlie Pride and Leslie West — just to name a few.  

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