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Blog archives for the day Friday, April 4th, 2008


Archive for April 4th, 2008

Friday, April 4th, 2008

The music business is just that — a business.  And big business, too, as evidenced by this article in The Independent.  The story is about the deals being made by Live Nation (a large, nay, gigantic concert promoter) and several large, nay, gigantic acts such as Madonna, U2 and now, Jay-Z. The music recording industry is […]

Friday, April 4th, 2008

News from good friend (and smokin’ musician) Michael Viens of Blackthorn.   Friends and fellow musicians are rallying to support local fiddler, Mary Brunner, who is recovering from an operation for cancer. She is feeling good and is in good spirits but she will be unable to play her fiddle during her recovery so they are […]