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Sidewalk Prophets takes show where fans want it, including Aiken

...them to go.Fans were invited to go online and request that the band play in their town. Aiken had the most requests, said guitarist Ben McDonald. The result is that they will crisscross the country. It will be a lot of work, he said."As a band, it's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-30/sidewalk-prophets-tak
Music by Turner: Local concert calendar is full of hits

...Elton John Band ? 8 p.m., James Brown ArenaSir Elton and two members of his original band (drummer Nigel Olsson and guitarist Davey Johnstone) will mark the 40th anniversary of their chart-topping LP Goodbye Yellow Brick Road. It's being billed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-20/music-turner-local-co
University of Oregon is using Ducks' success to its advantage

...In the days leading up to the Rose Bowl, Oregon sent customized football jerseys to some of its famous fans, including guitarist Tommy Thayer, of KISS, Sen. Ron Wyden, of Oregon; and retired boxer Lennox Lewis.The jerseys were part of a social...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-01-08/university-oregon-using-d
Ramblin' Rhodes: Year brings end to some tours, resurgence of others

...Connie Smith, George Strait, Ronnie Milsap and others, June 2 at 76? James Alan Shelton, Grammy-winning bluegrass guitarist who performed with Ralph Stanley's Clinch Mountain Boys band for 20 years and who was the band's road manager, June 3...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-12-31/ramblin-rhodes-year-b
Ramblin' Rhodes: Singer-songwriter Jarosz gains inspiration from change

...office from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday-Friday, by calling (706) 722-8341 or online at imperialtheatre.com.Guitarist Jedd Hughes and bass player Mark Schatz will be accompanying Jarosz.Hughes, an Australian, played on Little Big Town's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-06/ramblin-rhodes-singer
Third Day to play greatest hits for Joy tour's final shows

...Skillet in February and March.Then the group (which includes singer Powell, bassist Tai Anderson, drummer David Carr and guitarist Mark Lee) turned its attention to songwriting and recording, which has resulted in a new worship album, Lead Us Back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-12-16/third-day-play-greate
Ramblin' Rhodes: Jones sings holiday tune; fiddler O'Connor to perform

...O'CONNOR BACK IN TOWN: I first crossed paths with fiddler/guitarist Mark O'Connor in 1977 at the Walnut Valley Guitar and Fiddling...which also used a photo that I had taken of him and famed guitarist Norman Blake who played on Bob Dylan's Nashville recordings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-11-19/ramblin-rhodes-jones-
UGA band plans James Brown halftime tribute

...show was one to remember, especially for the handful of Redcoat Band members who formed Brown's temporary back-up band - guitarist Rick Burgess, drummer Chris Hale and bassist Tommy Cooper. It wasn't really so intimidating, recalled Burgess. They...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-11-28/uga-band-plans-james-brown-t
Coffee table books open windows to worlds of fashion, music, culture, more

...McCartney-shot images thrown in. Taschen, $150.Jimmy Page, by Jimmy Page: Visual autobiography by the Led Zeppelin guitarist, from his days as a choir boy to this promise at the end: "It might get louder." Includes the work of rock photographers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-06/coffee-table-books-open-windows-wor
Blues guitarist follows in footsteps of his hero

Guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd knew he wanted to be a blues man when he was 7 years...hero, Stevie Ray Vaughan. Perched by his father on one of the legendary guitarist's amp cases, Mr. Shepherd was so inspired by the Texas musician's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/06/app_311128.shtml
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