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Patti Page, of 'Tennessee Waltz' fame, dies on New Year's Day

Chris Talbott Wednesday, January 2, 2013 NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Patti Page, the "Singing Rage" who stumbled across "Tennessee Waltz" and made it one of the best-selling recordings ever, has died. She was 85.Page died on New Year's Day in... more

Wayward Molly brings Celtic/bluegrass/folk mix to Ogden concert

Wednesday, January 2, 2013 OGDEN — The Sol Songs Concert Series at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Ogden is presenting a concert this weekend featuring Wayward Molly. The performance is at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan, 5, at... more

Tuned In: Teen rapper Chief Keef's 'Finally Rich'

Chuck Campbell Tuesday, January 1, 2013 “FINALLY RICH,” Chief Keef (Interscope)The only way to get through Chief Keef’s “Finally Rich” is to check your morality at the door. The 17-year-old rapper, aka Keith Cozart, who was arrested a year... more

Green Day lead singer resuming tour after meltdown

Monday, December 31, 2012 LOS ANGELES -- Green Day is going back on the road.The Grammy-winning punk band announced new tour dates today.The band canceled the rest of its 2012 club schedule and postponed the start of a 2013... more

Remembering Dobro master Mike Auldridge

Eric Brace Monday, December 31, 2012 Flashback:A 16-year-old kid sits at a table by the back wall of the original Birchmere music hall, tucked between body shops and transmission joints. It's 1976 and it's a Thursday night. One of many... more

New Year's Eve with Rosemary Clooney: Ginger Bess sings music of iconic songstress

Linda East Brady Friday, December 28, 2012 Actress Ginger Bess has made a name for herself in musical theater in the Top of Utah as a triple threat. She acts, she dances and, boy, can she sing.It is her talent as a chanteuse that will be on... more

Hiss Golden Messenger's 'Poor Moon' overlooked in music world

Chris Richards Thursday, December 27, 2012 At parties, at bars, in the dentist's chair, while partying at bars with dentists -- it's the question a pop music critic hears most frequently."What should I be listening to?"Since the record biz... more

Gunplay's street cred boosted by BET awards scrap

Thursday, December 27, 2012 This batch of music went overlooked this year:* Gunplay: "Bogota Rich"When Miami rapper Gunplay dropped "Bogota Rich" in March, it was widely considered to be a solid, gleefully rowdy collection of... more

Blues elder Jimmy McCracklin dead at 91

Terence McArdle Wednesday, December 26, 2012 Jimmy McCracklin, a popular blues singer and pianist whose career spanned more than six decades and whose songs were recorded by such performers as Otis Redding, Joe Tex, Elvin Bishop and Jerry... more

Tuned In: 'Crazy World' is a manipulative marvel

Chuck Campbell Tuesday, December 25, 2012 “CRAZY WORLD,” Boys Like Girls (Columbia)Boys Like Girls’ new “Crazy World” is crazy like a fox.This manipulative marvel puts the Massachusetts band in the middle of the mainstream, maximizing its... more