butlercountytimesgazette.com http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/apps/pbcs.dll/section butlercountytimesgazette.com delivers up-to-the-minute news and information on the latest top stories, weather, entertainment, politics and more. Mon, 17 Mar 2014 05:50:00 +0000 Butler to present spring vocal concert http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20140306/NEWS/140309525/-1/Music?rssfeed=true Thu, 06 Mar 2014 17:09:03 +0000 Julie Clements http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20140306/NEWS/140309525/-1/Music The Farr Side: Several new features for ‘Idol’ Season 13 http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20140220/NEWS/140229914/-1/Music?rssfeed=true Thu, 20 Feb 2014 10:28:42 +0000 By David T. Farr More Content Now http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20140220/NEWS/140229914/-1/Music Viewership was down at the beginning of the season, but that was before people truly gave the current judging lineup a chance. Perhaps America still has a bad taste in their mouths from the last year's judging feud between Nicki Minaj and Mariah Carey.
I believe Lopez's return to the panel was a good move. She's a natural fit. Urban proved himself as judge last [...]]]>
The Farr Side: Beatles tribute was an awesome show http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20140213/NEWS/140219654/-1/Music?rssfeed=true Thu, 13 Feb 2014 10:05:26 +0000 By David T. Farr More Content Now http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20140213/NEWS/140219654/-1/Music Michael Jackson moonwalking across the Motown 25 stage. Elvis Presley performing via satellite. And perhaps one of the biggest game-changers came 50 years ago whens The Beatles made their American debut on "The Ed Sullivan Show."
Seventy-three million people tuned in to watch four lads from Liverpool perform in America for the first time. It was Feb. 9, 1964, the day a musical revolution began.
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Meet the Beatles: How four longhaired lads from Liverpool changed America http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20140207/NEWS/140209441/-1/Music?rssfeed=true Fri, 07 Feb 2014 11:32:40 +0000 By Rick Holmes More Content Now http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20140207/NEWS/140209441/-1/Music It was a long, long time ago. Fifty years, as a matter of fact. I was in middle school, though we called it junior high back then. And there was never a better time to be entering adolescence.
President Kennedy had been shot in November, and grownup America was in a pretty dark mood that winter. But something was growing in America's youth, and [...]]]>
The Talker: Jay Leno says farewell to the ‘Tonight Show’ http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20140207/NEWS/140209446/-1/Music?rssfeed=true Fri, 07 Feb 2014 11:21:05 +0000 http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20140207/NEWS/140209446/-1/Music In the 22 years that Jay Leno hosted the "Tonight Show" — give or take the spare months Conan O'Brien took the helm — O.J. Simpson was the celebrity most often used as the butt of Leno's jokes. On Thursday night, he said goodbye to his fans: http://bit.ly/1bCMFUU
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Tony Sauro: Remembering how the Beatles stormed U.S. sound barriers in 1964 http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20140206/NEWS/140209493/-1/Music?rssfeed=true Thu, 06 Feb 2014 15:46:31 +0000 By Tony Sauro More Content Now http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20140206/NEWS/140209493/-1/Music Improbable as it still seems, four cheeky lads from Liverpool, England, blew away their nation's post-World War II fog in 1961.
Their earliest recordings were available - through obscure music labels (Swan, Veejay, MGM) - in the U.S. in 1963.
Their buoyant charm helped young people sneak in a few small smiles following the Nov. 22, 1963, assassination of President John F. Kennedy.
However, on Feb. [...]]]>
Augusta Arts Council presents 'A Storybook Christmas' gala http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20131210/NEWS/131219979/-1/Music?rssfeed=true Tue, 10 Dec 2013 08:15:00 +0000 Belinda Larsen http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20131210/NEWS/131219979/-1/Music Butler dance students to present 'Dance Cornucopia' http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20131121/ENTERTAINMENT/131129866/-1/Music?rssfeed=true Thu, 21 Nov 2013 12:30:00 +0000 Julie Clements http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20131121/ENTERTAINMENT/131129866/-1/Music Coutts offers sounds of blues, folk http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20131121/ENTERTAINMENT/131129891/-1/Music?rssfeed=true Thu, 21 Nov 2013 08:48:00 +0000 Julie Clements http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20131121/ENTERTAINMENT/131129891/-1/Music Andover High students entertain audience with 'Pippin" http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20131119/ENTERTAINMENT/131119376/-1/Music?rssfeed=true Tue, 19 Nov 2013 14:00:00 +0000 TJ Rigg/TG Correspondent http://www.butlercountytimesgazette.com/article/20131119/ENTERTAINMENT/131119376/-1/Music