Ramblin' Rhodes: Newberry Opera House has another season of hits

...Twitty, Tom Jones, Jerry Lee Lewis and Elvis Presley, $30.Guy Penrod, Grammy and Dove Award winner and former lead vocalist of Gaither Vocal Band, 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 8, $28.Don Williams, country star, 7 p.m. Sunday, Oct...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Seldom Scene kicks off Southern Soul & Song concerts

...was back at the Birchmere just last week on Sept. 5.Eldridge is the only original member of the band.Legendary lead vocalist Duffey, whose tenor voice was regarded as one of the greatest in bluegrass music, died in December of 1996.Dudley...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Oak Ridge Boys to stop in Aiken on April 17

My desk phone rang at 10 a.m. March 31 and calling was Duane Allen, lead vocalist of The Oak Ridge Boys.Just a few days earlier it had been announced that the legendary country quartet would be among the 2015...

Music will fill the air at upcoming festivals

...musical lineup for this one is packed. On Thursday, hear Jeff & Sheri Easter, Nothin' Fancy, Marty Raybon (also lead vocalist of Shenandoah) & Full Circle and Lonesome Will Mullins & The Virginia Playboys.On Friday, hear Rhonda Vincent...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Singing no small affair for Maines' family

...roles as an elected Lubbock county commissioner and as lead vocalist of the Maines Brothers Band, one of the best country...who has become internationally known as the fiery lead vocalist of country music's hottest trio, the Dixie Chicks...

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Feast on music at Banjo-B-Que

...nationally-touring band with a large following in Europe was formed in Raleigh, N.C., in 1999. The members met when lead vocalist Dave Wilson was playing in another popular local band called Stillhouse.? The Infamous String dusters, 5 p.m...

Family takes a break for Dollywood

...Wednesday, Oct. 22. Sheri is the daughter of Lewis Family lead vocalist Polly Copsey. The Lewis Family will perform songs from...festival on Saturday. DEAN TO SING: Dean Daughtry, lead vocalist of the Atlanta Rhythm Section, will sing the National...

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Augusta tied to Temptations' Ali-Ollie Woodson

...Sunday (May 30) with the death of former Temptations' lead vocalist Ali-Ollie Woodson. He died of leukemia at 58. The...raised in northern Alabama. He was the Temptations' lead vocalist from 1984 to 1986 and again from 1988 to 1996. He co-wrote...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Duane Allen of Oak Ridge Boys is staying a good ol' boy

...second of two columns about The Oak Ridge Boys. Read the previous column at augustachronicle.com/do. Duane Allen, lead vocalist of The Oak Ridge Boys, likes to unwind from his crazy public schedule by getting away to his farm outside of Nashville...

Ramblin' Rhodes: Mark your calendars now, later

...Friday, Jan. 2; and the Little Roy & Lizzy Show and Dailey & Vincent band with guest artist former Statler Brothers lead vocalist Jimmy Fortune on Saturday, Jan. 3.Tickets for adults are $40 general admission or $45 reserved seats daily and...