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Antigone Rising
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Antigone Rising Turns 20

Our interview with the all-female alt-country Antigone Rising arrives just as the band marks two decades of shaking things up – always with a sense of humor and killer riffs. Their next move? Using music to move the next generation of Girls Rising.

Sky Pony
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Broadway May Have Found Its Own House Band in Sky-Pony

Husband-and-wife Kyle Jarrow and Lauren Worsham have serious Broadway credentials but their irreverent band is closer to the B-52s or the Talking Heads than Rodgers & Hammerstein. Who knows? They could become Broadway’s next big pop stars.

Nu Shooz 80s band
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Nu Shooz Never Gets Old

In our interview with Nu Shooz’s Valerie Day, we learn how she and her husband/bandmate John Smith have kept the ’80s vibe alive with frequent touring, plus some soundtrack resurfaces in movies like “Hot Tub Time Machine,” “You Don’t Mess with Zohan,” and “The Big Sick.” What’s next? We “can’t wait” to find out!

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Critics Are Digging “Deconstructing The Beatles”

Noted Beatles authority Scott Freiman goes deep on four albums from the Fab Four, uncovering trivia and sharing insights. Local and national press are praising his fascinating work on such landmark LPs as “Revolver,” “Sgt. Pepper’s,” “Rubber Soul” and“The White Album.”