James Brown | The Augusta Chronicle

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Country legend Loretta Lynn back at Bell again

The Bell Auditorium stage is familiar to country superstar Loretta Lynn, who has been singing on it for nearly 50 years. Now at 82, she will return to perform Saturday, Aug. 23.

Ramblin' Rhodes: Malpass Brothers keeping tradition of country alive

The Malpass Brothers discovered a love of country music by playing their grandfather's records. Then, Merle Haggard kind of discovered The Malpass Brothers.

Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Get On Up' puts James Brown back in the spotlight

...through this book. ...The author is Don Rhodes. He is the publications editor of...Welcome to the show, Mr. Don Rhodes.DON: Thank you, Al. It's great...weeks ago in Augusta, Ga.Tell me, Don Rhodes, you write his memoir here and you...

James Brown's mother, Susie, wrongly depicted in movie

...County Nursing Center and see for yourself the Susie Brown Porch and Sunroom that her only child built in her name.Don Rhodes is the author of Say It Loud! My Memories of James Brown, Soul Brother No. 1, which was reissued nationwide in paperback...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Take a short drive to Newberry to see top music acts

The Newberry (S.C.) Opera House has revealed its 2014-2015 performances schedule, and it's another great line-up of entertainment within driving distance from Augusta.

Ramblin' Rhodes: Series bring pianists, singers, bluegrass artists to stage

The 2014-2015 lineups for the Morris Museum of Art's Budweiser True Music Southern Soul & Song concert series and the Waynesboro-Burke County Concert Series have been announced.

Ed Turner and Number 9 create 'musical time machine'

It is a weeknight, and pianist/singer Ed Turner and his No. 9 musicians as usual are playing to a full house. Only this "full house" consists of Turner and his six other core band musicians, a new vocalist, four drop-by friends and Turner's sleeping dog packed into the living room/kitchen for the band's rehearsal.

Don Rhodes' new book pictures notable Augustans

Don Rhodes has been writing about Augusta celebrities for years.Now he's got pictures. About 200 of them, I think.His new book Legendary...