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Hardships can bring you closer with God

...still standing here smiling. You might have a limp but you can still walk. And walking is pretty good.Jon Foreman, of the band Switchfoot, says it this way: "All along I thought I was learning how to take, how to bend not how to break, how...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2015-04-24/hardships-can-bring-you-
Music will fill the air at upcoming festivals

...Ray Vaughn, Koko Taylor, Eric Clapton, Duane Allman, John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Dr. John, The Band and others.Rounding out the supporting acts are The Golden State-Lone Star Revue five-piece band that includes solo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-21/music-will-fill-air-u
Ramblin' Rhodes: 'Weird kid' McCreery turns out to be an 'American Idol' star

...copies of his debut album Clear As Day. The day after his graduation he was heading out to tour with Brad Paisley and The Band Perry."Those were some pretty few wild days," he said. "I had to get a buddy who had a plane to fly me and another...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-21/ramblin-rhodes-weird-
Pop Rocks: Make time for 'Possibilities'

...something happened. Perhaps, looking out into the audience the band saw the faces of those fans that had supported it during...play.And that's what Edison Project always did best.The band's best shows always felt like joyful noise. Certainly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-21/pop-rocks-make-time-p
Paramore is savoring the moment

...guitarist Josh Farro and his brother, drummer Zac Farro, quit the band, throwing the group's future into question. While the...rolling out."In writing for the self-titled album, the band made a key decision not to be defined by the punky pop-rock...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-21/paramore-savoring-mom
Museum event will celebrate James Brown's birthday

...influence would again mark Jones's direction as she released Dap Dippin' with Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings in 2002. The band received immediate attention for breathing new life into the old-school funk and soul movement."I got my band and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-21/museum-event-will-cel
Switchfoot eager to play Springfest

...audiences isn't out of the ordinary for the band, Switchfoot. It's something members...and is working on its 10th album. The band has also been featured in the documentary...surf culture in San Diego, Calif.The band's name is a surfing term, and every...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-15/switchfoot-eager-play
Music by Turner: Keep the music coming

...because its free! Number 9 and the Number 9 horns will play their final show until the August Imperial Theatre dates. The band will be performing faves from Sam and Dave, Chicago, The Allman Brothers, Beatles, and many more. Bring the family...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-15/music-turner-keep-mus
Edgefield presents first bluegrass fest

...first place as Best of Augusta Bluegrass Bands 2013.New Country Rehab, from Toronto, will take the stage at 4 p.m. The band is described as having a modern, high-voltage, all-country sound spearheaded by lead singer and fiddle player John...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-15/edgefield-presents-fi
Gov't Mule ready to jam with second Major Rager

...acknowledged the moment."Knowing that the band was going to stop touring at the end...emotional, but it was a great show. The band performed well both collectively and...Gov't Mule's tour celebrates the band's 20th anniversary and runs alongside...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2015-04-08/govt-mule-ready-jam-s