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Winter Jam returns to Augusta on Feb. 12

...will help us bring the message of hope in Jesus to people all over the nation! It's gonna rock, so get ready!" lead singer John Cooper said in a news release.Winter Jam is hitting 47 cities this year, and evangelist Tony Nolan is joining...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-02-06/winter-jam-returns-au
Skillet eager to share music with mainstream audience

...music.But that was never what Skillet was about."Skillet is a band that's always said no to that idea," said lead singer John Cooper. "We love doing the Christian world, and doing the mainstream."In 2012, Skillet shocked everyone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-02-11/skillet-eager-share-m
Ramblin' Rhodes: Family blends faith and music as Annie Moses Band

...and have been repeatedly seen on public broadcasting TV stations.Comprising the group are Annie Wolaver Dupre, 31, lead singer and violin, and her siblings Alex, 28, viola; Benjamin, 26, cello; Camille, 23, harp and piano; Gretchen, 21...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-01-27/ramblin-rhodes-family
Music by Turner: Now we'll rush home to memories

...pre-Monkees band called Paul Revere and the Raiders. They dressed in crazy, Revolutionary War-style outfits and featured a lead singer named Mark Lindsay, who actually had (gasp!) a pony tail! KICKS DEPT. But the guy who played the keyboard was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-15/music-turner-now-well
Cardinals stunned by death of young Taveras

...for botching the lyrics of The Star-Spangled Banner during his performance before Game 5 of the World Series.The lead singer of the metal band Staind turned country singer published a note on his Web site Monday after stumbling during his rendition...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-27/cardinals-stunned-death-
Darius Rucker records song written by father of Augusta childhood cancer patient

...country concert at James Brown Arena. Rucker is a longtime supporter of St. Jude.Rucker, a Grammy winner and former lead singer of Hootie & the Blowfish, recorded the song in Memphis. Simkins, Steven son and their families attended the one-day...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-16/darius-rucker-records-song-w
Music by Turner: War within doesn't hurt tunes

...with MGM in 1970 when ex-Animal Eric Burdon was their lead singer and frontman.Four other original members of War, Howard...B.B. Dickerson, harmonica virtuoso Lee Oskar and lead singer Howard Scott still tour but cannot use or advertise that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-09-17/music-turner-war-with
Harlem's Jeremy Graham Band to open for Montgomery Gentry

...is a song when you have a little something on your mind, and you need some alone time," said Graham, the band's lead singer and one of its songwriters.Ride Out to Nowhere will be the first single released on Graham's record label. Graham...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/going-out/2014-09-17/harlems-jeremy-graham-band-ope
Augusta Amusements brings in Blind Boys of Alabama, Jim Brickman

...THURSDAY, SEPT. 11JANIS SIEGEL ? "AN EVENING OF ELLA FITZGERALD"Janis Siegel, a nine-time Grammy winner and lead singer of The Manhattan Transfer has brought acclaimed musical respect in her own right, performing the masterpiece jazz tunes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-30/augusta-amusements-br
Ramblin' Rhodes: Hensley and the Red Hots ready to rock 'n' roll again

...Phil's asking price of $300. Phil said, 'If you make it $325, I'll throw in a three-piece vocal group with a lead singer named Otis Redding.' I said, 'Who's that?' "Hensley later would book Redding back in Augusta to perform at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-07-23/ramblin-rhodes-hensle