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How Long Do You Expect A Headlining Act To Perform At A Concert? – Poll Of The Day

There are good concerts and bad concerts, but even the best performers can leave fans disappointed when they don't play long enough.  That exactly what happened in Grand Rapids Monday night.

Al Green performed at Frederik Meijer Gardens Monday night.  He only played for 60 minutes, most fans expected much more. 

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“Music on the Lawn” Tonight in Ada

Do you like Celtic music?  Do you like free concerts?

Ada is the place to be, tonight.

If you like Celtic music,  Kinfyre will play at the Ada Historical Society’s “Music on the Lawn” concert series, tonight

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Grand Rapids Singer Writes A Special Song For His Sister Who Was Diagnosed With Autism

His name is Chas Burtchett, and I first met him and heard him sing at the Autism Support of Kent County Walkathon a few weeks back at Kuiper College.  I've been hosting the event for the past 5 years or so.  Chas was telling me and some of the others, about his sister who was diagnosed with Autism.

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Legendary Neil Sedaka Talks To Kim Carson About His New Book

If you missed Kim Carson's interview with Neil Sedaka...

Breaking Up Is Hard To Do, Laughter In The Rain, Bad Blood, my favorite Love Will Keep Us Together and Lonely Night by the Captain and Tenille, and Clay Aiken's Solitaire, all songs written by Neil Sedaka. 

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Win Tickets To See Tobymac In Concert & Unplugged, April 19th [Video]

Former DcTalk front man TobyMac brings his show Unplugged: A Night Of Stories & Songs, to the Central Wesleyan Church, April 19th, 7:30pm. Toby joins me on the air for Faith Hope & Love Songs, 9-11am and 7-9pm EST Sunday.  Listen Live! I always love talking to this guy and I just can't wait to meet him!

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Photo by Rick Odell/Getty Images
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Barry Manilow Van Andel Concert Has Been Changed Due To Scheduling Conflict

Lat week, twice a day, 100.5 The River gave away concert tickets to see Barry Manilow at the Van Andel Arena, originally scheduled for April 26th at 7:30pm.  That concert date has now been rescheduled

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Adele’s Songs Make More Than Humans Sad

Adele is the hottest thing in the music business today.  Her songs are so emotional, so, 'from-the-heart.'  People, around the world, are singing them and wishing to be just like her.

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Photo by Vince Bucci/Getty Images
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Soul Train Creator Don Cornelius Has Died [video]

Don Cornelius changed the way the world saw R & B/Urban dance and music.  He was a vision changer!   Don Cornelius was found dead, early this morning in his home after police responded to a gun shot.

Growing up in De

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American Idol Recap From Last Night’s Show

The judges call Savannah, Georgia, just "peachy".  When you have a show like American Idol you have to have conflict built in, right?  Well, that would mean that everyone has a role to play too.    When you think of "Idol" past, Simon Cowell was the nasty judge

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Car CD Players = Thing Of the Past

This week there have been a ton of stories announcing that car CD players are going to become a thing of the past.

Apparently, people are using the CD players less and less; they're using smartphones, iPods and USB sticks to play music.  So automakers want to get rid of them (CD players, not p

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Newsboys w/Michael Tate & Former dcTalk’s Kevin Max In Concert Holland

I interviewed Duncan Phillips from the Newsboys last week.  He sent me a copy of the Newsboys latest CD available on iTunes and these guys are taking it to a whole other level.  Former dcTalk member Michael Tate joined the Newsboys in 2009 and really breathed new life into the band

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Great Music Videos

I just played the song "Take On Me" by A-Ha.  Do you remember what a cool video that was?  For 1985, it was really a revolutionary video...the pencil-sketch concept took over 3000 hours and 16 weeks to complete

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