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ADVANCED MUSIC HISTORY Cheat Sheet for July 10

Published 11 months ago by Jim Nelson

BORN


ARLO GUTHRIE
MAVIS STAPLES
SANDY WEST of The Runaways

 

THIS HAPPENED


In 1962, The first trans-Atlantic transmission was sent by the American Communications satellite Telstar. A British record producer was inspired to compose an instrumental in honor of the occasion, and by the end of the year that song, “Telstar,” had become a #1 pop hit for The Tornados.

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“Americanafest” Goes Virtual!

Published 12 months ago by AJ Edmonds

Americana fans will not have to miss out this year. The Americana Music Association Foundation has announced “Thriving Roots: A Virtual Community Music Conference”. It’s a new online music industry conference experience from Sept. 16-18, 2020. The virtual conference will feature Rosanne Cash, John Leventhal, Mavis Staples as well as AMAF Board Members Jackson Browne, Rhiannon Giddens and T Bone Burnett.

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Songs From 88.5 FM Artists During Self-Isolation

Published 14 months ago by Adam J. Burt and Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

In these unprecedented times, some of us have been blessed with more time than we know what to do with.

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Mavis Staples | A Song A Day

Published 17 months ago by Dave Sloan and Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

88.5 FM and The Soraya proudly present Mavis Staples with Son Little at The Soraya on the CSUN campus. To honor this legendary icon, we present you with a song a day leading up to her show on Thursday, February 13.

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Behind The Scenes: Mavis Staples & Ben Harper - "We Get By"

Published 2 years ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

Mavis Staples and Ben Harper from the album 'We Get By,' available May 24th, 2019.

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Music Director Picks #18: Mavis Staples, Kevin Morby, The Way Down Wanderers

Published 2 years ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

A new Mavis Staples song produced by Ben Harper, indie favorite Kevin Morby and the genre bending of The Way Down Wanderers.

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Hozier Shares "Movement" and Announces New Album For 2019

Published 3 years ago

After a big return in 2018, Hozier announced details about a new album for 2019 by sharing new song "Movement".

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Hozier & Mavis "Nina Cried Power (Live at Windmill Studio)

Published 3 years ago by Marc "Mookie" Kaczor

Watch Hozier & Mavis Staples perform “Nina Cried Power” from Windmill Lane Studios in Dublin

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