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Music beat reporters needed for The Rapidian

by (Ken Ford)

Submitted 02-02-2012 under OPINION

What is the music beat? The Rapidian's Music Beat is a community of reporters that engage in the local Grand Rapids music scene. Who's welcome to join? Everyone! The community of reporters will work as a team to cover any and all genres of...

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Gifts or Creatures to play free show at Schuler Books

by (Ken Ford)

Submitted 01-19-2012 under LOCAL LIFE

The husband and wife music duo Gifts or Creatures will play a free show at Schuler Books and Music (the 28th street location) this Friday at 7 p.m. Brandon Foote (guitar) and Bethany Foote (piano) will also be joined by friend and percussionist Ty...

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The Starlight Six come back to ring in the New Year

by (Ken Ford)

Submitted 12-27-2011 under OPINION

The Starlight Six welcomes the new year with their return to the Wealthy Theatre for their second annual New Year's Eve show. The talented group of Michiganians will also give a special performance of Tom Petty's classic album Wildflowers...

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Catalyst Radio: Mighty Wurlitzer concert series welcomes home former owner of local Pizza and Pipes

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 10-07-2011 under NONPROFITS

Don't have time to listen right now? Download the episode and listen at your leisure. INTERVIEW (12:44) The Mighty Wurlitzer. Imagine the typical pipe organ with its four keyboards, played by both toes and fingers, plus wooden blocks, a xylophone,...

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Cascade Community Foundation presents 10th Anniversary 9/11 Tribute

by (Cascade Communi...)

Submitted 08-16-2011 under NONPROFITS

The Board of the Cascade Community Foundation is proud to bring our community together to remember 9/11 with a tribute concert at 4 pm at the Forest Hills Fine Arts Center on September 11, 2011. “The events surrounding the attacks on Americans...

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Catalyst Radio: Pekich Park Concert Series to increase community investment

by (Catalyst Radio)

Submitted 08-05-2011 under NONPROFITS

Don't have time to listen right now? Download the MP3 and listen at your leisure.   INTERVIEW (9:49) Among the many neighbors in Heartside, Hugo Claudin, an artist and community organizer, noticed that Pekich Park has become a very active...

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Runner Runner at New Years Eve 2010

by (silverman)

Submitted 01-03-2011 under NEWS

Artists Runner Runner fresh off the stage at the HotFM New Years Eve celebration speaks about the year past and the year ahead... and admires my microphone.

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Fifth Tuba Christmas to assemble for impromptu holiday concert on Sunday

by (dennetmint)

Submitted 12-10-2010 under NEWS

Karen Dunnam plays the euphonium, and she is proud of it. When she moved to town six years ago, she came with a plan. Having already organized one in Detroit, Karen was determined to bring Tuba Christmas to Grand Rapids. TC is what it sounds like: a...

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[REVIEW] The Bad Plus at Royce Auditorium

by (royerd)

Submitted 12-04-2010 under OPINION

The avant-garde trio The Bad Plus (Ethan Iverson, piano; Reid Anderson, bass; Dave King, drums) opened their set at St. Cecilia's Royce Auditorium Thursday night with Igor Stravinsky’s “Apollo” and encored to enthusiastic...

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Audience captivated by Breathe Owl Breathe at first of two shows at The DAAC

by (ThomasAV)

Submitted 11-14-2010 under OPINION

Seeing Breathe Owl Breathe perform live is like being invited to watch your children hold a concert in your living room, only the beautiful music they hear in their heads actually comes to fruition. They welcome you into their world of adventure and...

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