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James Brown | The Augusta Chronicle

...various financial problems and a few arrests and charges for domestic violence and drug possession. Local honors to the legendary musician include the renaming of the Augusta-Richmond County Civic Center to James Brown Arena in September 2006, the renaming...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/people/james-brown
Augusta event aims to start conversation on human trafficking, help young women

...groups.The guest speaker is Keilah Johnson, a co-founder of Truth in Chaos, an Atlanta-based nonprofit. Christian musician Mike Sarge, of Augusta, will perform.Fernandez said 20 adults including church ministers and youth workers will help facilitate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-30/augusta-event-aims-start-conv
Music by Turner: Musicians find harmony performing downtown

...that way, and for many musicians it's the place where...being a full-time musician in our city was a rarity...belongs to the early local musicians from the '70s like...because we're not!"Musician and artist Lori Lee...never seen so many musicians downtown either looking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-05-12/music-turner-musician
Wheelchair activist/musician headed for Savannah killed in deadly crash

Musician Frank Barham, who was traveling to Savannah, Ga., from Atlanta via wheelchair for a benefit concert, was killed Wednesday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-22/wheelchair-activistmusician-
16th century harpsichord has history worth noting

...21st-century ears.The National Music Museum in Vermilion, which acquired the instrument in 2009, worked with Chilean-born musician Catalina Vicens, who specializes in historical keyboards and percussion instruments, to produce the harpsichord's first...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-07-11/16th-century-harpsichord-has-histor
Sculptor picked for Georgia's MLK statue dies from injuries in wreck

...an arts center in his hometown of McDonough. He brought people from Georgia to life through sculpture, including works of musician Ray Charles and Chick-Fil-A founder Truett Cathy. He was a bohemian who refused to wear shoes whenever possible but took...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-13/sculptor-picked-georgias-mlk-statue
Pop Rocks: Viewing downtown alongside tourist brings fresh perspective

...both the Ramblin' Fevers and a stripped-down version of Delta Cane with someone unfamiliar with the histories, songs and musicians allowed me to invest in the sets in a different way.Delta Cane, a band I felt had tremendous potential but too many covers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-15/pop-rocks-viewing-dow
Ramblin' Rhodes: Seldom Scene will kick off Southern Soul & Song series

...guests will be Zelma Redding, the widow of soul music legend Otis Redding, and her son, Otis Redding III, an excellent musician in his own right.? Sixth Anniversary Party: 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, July 24, at the North Augusta Arts & Heritage Center...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-07-21/ramblin-rhodes-seldom
Around the block

...government-issued ID and P.O.S.T profile if P.O.S.T. certified.For more information, go to djjcareers.org. String musicians are invited to join Eryn Eubanks for a weekly jam session at the Kroc Center.The music will have a bluegrass feel.Cost...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2015-07-21/around-block
Stereotype-busting 'Dope' moves to beat of a new generation

...Angeles filmmaker was listening to Kendrick Lamar, A$AP Rocky and Tyler the Creator ? genre-shifting R&B and hip-hop musicians prone to freewheeling experimentation ? and he heard a new sound. Though many, like the collective Odd Future, were from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/movies/2015-06-18/stereotype-busting-dope