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Thursday, August 29

Big-band revue celebrates 20 seasons, will come to Stambaugh Auditorium

Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013

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Staff report YOUNGSTOWN In the Mood, the 1940s big band and swing dance musical revue, will come Read story.

Train can't slow down, rolls into town

Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013

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Year after year, Train keeps a-rolling. Read story.

Tour mate Gary Allan is in a brighter place

Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013

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In theory, country crooner Gary Allan and pop-rock singer-songwriter Sheryl Crow don’t share much more than both calling the Nashville area home. Read story.

Sheryl Crow is ready for move to country music

Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013

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Sheryl Crow’s datebook is overbooked: She’s making promotional appearances to launch her country-music career with an album in September, headlining concerts (including the Canfield Fair on Monday) and getting her two young boys ready for school. Read story.

Outshyne makes name for itself

Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013

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Doing pretty good is how Outshyne singer Waylon Owings currently describes his country band. Read story.

Wednesday, August 28

A fiesta for the taste buds

Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013

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A Boardman restaurant serves up a fiesta for the taste buds. Read story.

Sunday, August 25

National Hamburger Festival puts Guyz in burger bliss

Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013

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With each bite of the more than 30 burgers we judged, we kept hearing in the back of our minds -- “Do it for the children!” Read story.

Thursday, August 22

Ballyhoo has its own personality

Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013

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The 2013 Ballyhoo Music Festival will take place from 5 to 11 p.m. Friday and 1 to 11 p.m. Saturday at Biketown Harley-Davidson, 5700 Interstate Blvd., featuring headliners Unsaid Fate and the Midlife Chryslers, featuring Michael Stanley. Read story.

Mayer has a new outlook on life

Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013

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Sure, John Mayer will likely debut at No. 1 next week with his latest album. Read story.

Roxfest music fest to offer 20+ bands

Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013

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The annual Roxfest rock music festival will return to Buffalo Hollow amphitheater, 51367 Dickson Road, on Friday and Saturday. Read story.

Kree Harrison, "American Idol" runner-up, delivers more than just music AMERICA'S INSPIRATIONAL IDOL

Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013

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Candice Glover may be the most recent “American Idol” winner, but it’s runner-up Kree Harrison who feels like a champion. Read story.

Wednesday, August 21

Magic Tree can make burgers disappear

Wednesday, Aug. 21, 2013

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Presto! Now watch me pull a burger out of my hat
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Tuesday, August 20

South High School Class celebrates 70th reunion

Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013

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Thursday, August 15

Jazz quartets in lakefront show

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013

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The Youngstown State University Faculty Jazz Quartet and the YSU Student Jazz Quartet will perform in concert at 7 p.m. Saturday at the waterfront amphitheater at Lake Milton State Park. The event is sponsored by the Lake Milton Nature Arts Council. Read story.

The ‘Heartbreaker’ kid Neil Giraldo and Pat Benatar found their sound, and the rest is history

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013

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Dedicated is a word that has long described guitarist Neil Giraldo. Read story.

Bambo Kino is catching ears

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013

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Michael Buccilli was more than a little surprised to pick up the current edition of Bassplayer Read story.

Warren Philharmonic unveils season lineup

Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013

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The Warren Philharmonic Orchestra, led by music director-conductor Susan Davenny Wyner, will perform two concerts as part of its 2013-14 season. Read story.

Wednesday, August 14

Italian bubbly gains favor in the Valley.

Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2013

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Prosecco and Moscato have become very popular. Read story.

Monday, August 12

VexFest 9 features 25 bands in free venue

Monday, Aug. 12, 2013

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Coordinators anticipated some 8,000 music fans would come and go at the downtown Youngstown event that featured three stages. Read story.

Thursday, August 8

Charlie Daniels: No pressure, no stopping

Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013

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Nearly 35 years have passed since Charlie Daniels took country music to the mainstream with his career- defining song “The Devil Went Down to Georgia.” Read story.

2013-14 Season Theater, music, dance and more Mahoning Valley performing ARTS

Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013

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THE YOUNGSTOWN PLAYHOUSE Read story.

Reggae Fest comes back to the Ledges

Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013

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A learning experience is how Promoter/Producer Patrick “Packy” Malley chalks up last year’s decision to take his annual Midwest Reggae Fest, which took place for years at Nelson Ledges Quarry Park, to Cleveland’s Whiskey Island. Read story.

Vexfest will rock a new block

Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013

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When Vexfest returns this Sunday after skipping a year, it will be streamlined and in a new Read story.

Wednesday, August 7

Diners at Time's Square agree ... the pies have it

Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013

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Dinners at Time’s Square are nothing fancy, just homemade and good. It’s like Thanksgiving every day. Read story.

Thursday, August 1

Festival will feature singer Micheal Castaldo ITALIAN INVASION

Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013

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The Greater Youngstown Italian Festival had been trying to book singer Micheal Castaldo for several years, but the timing was never right — until this year. Read story.

Salem Community Theater "Hairspray" will feature a cast of 40

Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013

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Salem Community Theater will present the musical romp “Hairspray” this weekend and next, with John Zamarelli, West Branch High School’s ambitious theater and choir chief, as director. Read story.

Time away gave Judd a look at "real life"

Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013

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It’s no secret Wynonna Judd has taken her time recording what will be her eighth studio effort. Read story.

Mahoning Valley Players Troupe to present Shakespeare's ‘Shrew’ in park

Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013

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The Mahoning Valley Players will again bring Shakespeare to the park, and, as always, they will do it their own way. Read story.

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