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Artists Free Concert Reviews

Walk the Moon Takes the Beach at US Open of Surfing

With a non-stop assault of infectious grooves and melodies, Ohio band Walk the Moon took control of an enthusiastic crowd on the first day of free concerts at the US Open of Surfing in Huntington Beach. Playing for 45 minutes the band opened for Best Coast, the headline act for the day. At one point […]

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US Open of Surfing Concerts Start August 1 With New Stage

Walk the Moon and Best Coast to be facing South After some tense moments during the free concerts at the 2011 US Open of Surfing, the organizers were considering to “never do this again.” On Saturday, August 6, 2011, during MGMTs concert performance, the crowd was out of control and there were multiple arrests of fans […]

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Jon Lord, keyboardist co-founder of Deep Purple, dead at 71

Co-author of rock anthem “Smoke On The Water” Jon Lord, who co-wrote many of Deep Purple’s legendary songs including Smoke On The Water, had been receiving treatment for pancreatic cancer since last August. He co-founded Deep Purple in 1968 and also played with bands including Whitesnake during his career. He died at the London Clinic […]

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James Denton

The Band From TV  Amazing Artists/Actors/Musicians/Singers. This year marks the 110th anniversary of the legendary trade show that is the meeting place for musical instrument retailers to view and purchase the latest product innovations being shown by more than 1,400 manufacturers. Attending the NAMM show always makes for a busy week for everyone in the music […]

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