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April 22, 2016
Authorities perform autopsy on Prince; results could take some time
Authorities in Minnesota were conducting an autopsy on Friday on music superstar Prince as distraught fans mourned the influential and genre-busting performer who was found dead in his home a day earlier at the age of 57. It could be weeks before full results are in and the cause...
April 22, 2016 - 1:36pm
April 21, 2016
Five things you might not know about Prince
Prince's death Thursday stunned a music world heavily influenced by his string of top-selling hits, gifted songwriting and dynamic stage performances.Recommended for youHere is a look at his legacy: 'PURPLE RAIN' Prince's best-selling album was released in 1984 to accompany the semi-autobiographical...
April 21, 2016 - 4:49pm
Iconic performer Prince dead at 57
Music superstar Prince, whose hits included "Purple Rain" and "Kiss," was found unresponsive on Thursday at his Minnesota home and was later...
April 21, 2016 - 12:13pm
April 6, 2016
Country legend Merle Haggard dead at 79
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Country legend Merle Haggard, often called "the Poet of the Common Man," whose music reflected his hardscrabble roots...
April 6, 2016 - 12:52pm
April 3, 2016
Academy of Country Music Awards: Aldean wins entertainer of the year
LOS ANGELES — “Country’s Music Party of the Year,” a.k.a. the Academy of Country Music Awards, took place Sunday night. Country stars...
April 3, 2016 - 11:01pm
March 18, 2016
Update: Ticket sales for Garth Brooks' Fargo show suspended; no info on possible Minn. shows.
FARGO - Garth Brooks ticket sales were suspended Friday morning around 10:35 a.m. because of overwhelming demand. The ticketing system was overloaded....
March 18, 2016 - 10:23am
Steven Tyler to play WE Fest
DETROIT LAKES — WE Fest fans can “Walk This Way.” Steven Tyler will play the country music festival, organizers announced Wednesday. Tyler is working on his first country album, but has already released singles for country radio, “Love is Your Name” and “Red, White &...
February 18, 2016 - 10:58pm
February 17, 2016
Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler to play WE Fest
FARGO, North Dakota – WE Fest fans can “ Walk This Way.” Steven Tyler will play the country music festival, organizers announced Wednesday....
February 17, 2016 - 1:49pm
February 15, 2016
Benson native conducted Grammy-winning song
Eric Holton — a 1989 graduate of Benson High School, according to the Swift County Monitor-News — conducted a Grammy-winning song. He conducted The True Concord Voices & Orchestra in the song “Paulus: Prayers & Remembrances” by Stephen Paulus, which was awarded the...
February 15, 2016 - 11:33pm
Kendrick Lamar, Taylor Swift, 'Uptown Funk' win big at Grammys
RELATED STORY: Benson native conducted Grammy-winning song Rap luminary Kendrick Lamar was the big winner at the 58th Grammy Awards on Monday...
February 15, 2016 - 11:29pm
January 25, 2016
James Taylor to bring tour to Minnesota
FARGO, N.D. — Singer-songwriter James Taylor will bring his tour to Minnesota and North Dakota late this spring, it was announced Monday. He returns to the Fargodome June 4 for a concert, and has scheduled Minnesota dates at Verizon Wireless Center in Mankato on May 31 and at Amsoil...
January 25, 2016 - 11:07pm
January 18, 2016
Eagles guitarist Glenn Frey dead at 67
LOS ANGELES - Glenn Frey, a founding member and guitarist for the Eagles, died Monday. He was 67."It is with the heaviest of hearts that we announce...
January 18, 2016 - 4:36pm
January 11, 2016
Legendary musician David Bowie dies at 69
LOS ANGELES - David Bowie, the seminal British musician behind such era-defining hits of the 1970s as "Space Oddity," "Major Tom," "Young Americans"...
January 11, 2016 - 8:24am
December 14, 2015
Adele will begin her national tour in St. Paul
ST. PAUL -- Record-shattering British songstress Adele will kick off the North American leg of her highly anticipated 2016 tour with two shows, July 5 and 6, at St. Paul’s Xcel Energy Center. Tickets are $149.50 to $39.95 and will go on sale at 10 a.m. Thursday through Ticketmaster,...
December 14, 2015 - 11:07pm
December 12, 2015
Kat Perkins hopes Willmar Christmas show begins an annual tradition
There’s a hint of weariness to Kat Perkins’ voice as she answers the phone. It’s understandable. Her life has been an invariable whirlwind...
December 12, 2015 - 6:00am