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Updated at 4:20 PM

This Saturday at 7 p.m. in the Bicknell Family Center for the Arts on the campus of Pittsburg State University, an a cappella concert will be held featuring five different singing acts led by the Tristatesmen Barbershop Chorus, which has a membership of 45 from Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma.“It’s going to be a great variety,” said Jeremy Albright, musical director for the Tristatesmen Barbershop Chorus. “... If you’ve never seen barbershop (music),...

Updated May 21, 2015 at 9:34 AM

If you’re fortunate enough to have a hit song, you might find yourself at the Billboard Music Awards.I’ve followed the Billboard charts for as long as I’ve listened to music. Billboard is supreme when it comes...

Updated May 20, 2015 at 10:17 AM

Whether singing of lost love or alcohol addiction, T. Graham Brown squeezes every ounce of soul from a song. His bluesy, country voice won fans of the traditional Nashville sound and contemporary crossover hits.He’s still out...

Updated May 14, 2015 at 10:22 AM

With the news this week that Fox’s “American Idol” — once the undisputed emperor of televised singing competitions — will be coming to an end, it’s hard not to draw a parallel to the rise of one of...

Updated May 14, 2015 at 8:58 AM

Are you a singer-songwriter? Do you possess the talent necessary to be a recording artist? Do you have dreams of making it big in the music world? If your answer to those questions is “yes,” Chesky Records is looking...

Updated May 7, 2015 at 9:29 AM

Sometimes, it’s best to leave things as they are. That might be how I feel about one of my current favorite bands, Mumford & Sons. I’ve been a diehard fan ever since the band’s debut banjo-pumping...

Updated May 6, 2015 at 10:34 AM

Suzy Bogguss hit the big time in the early ’90s with hit songs blending contemporary and classic country with the sound of folk music.“Someday Soon,” perhaps her most famous song, was recorded decades before by...

Updated May 1, 2015 at 10:41 AM

The 50th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards might be old news, but it’s still worth discussing. I’m not a huge fan of country, but CMA is what an awards show should be.Usually, hype overshadows such a show.

Updated Apr 29, 2015 at 10:51 AM

One of America’s most iconic punk rock bands is “Coming for You.” The Offspring recently kicked off its spring/summer tour, which will take band members from Nashville to Poland and maybe even to a city near...

Updated Apr 24, 2015 at 7:40 PM

After nine years, one of the creators of the Pittsburg Artwalk is happy to see it’s still going strong.“It’s pretty cool,” said Heather Horton, co-creator. “It’s hard to keep the momentum and the...

Updated Apr 24, 2015 at 10:33 AM

You know something is a dying breed when you hear a teenager say, “What’s a record store?”To met, it almost hurts like a punch in the gut. How could we let it come to this? How is it that the digital age has...

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