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John Grant on His Eloquent Musical Rage

MUSIC | By Jim Provenzano | Oct 24
Currently touring through the U.S., with an expansive European tour to follow, John Grant will perform music from his new album, "Grey Tickles, Black Pressure." Grant chatted with Bay Area Reporter's Jim Provenzano.

Dave Koz: Celebrating Milestones with 'Collaborations'

MUSIC | By Bill Biss | Aug 15
To mark the 25th anniversary of his career as a highly skilled saxophone player, Dave Koz turns to the other artists and musicians who have been an important part of his musical journey. Koz opens up about his music.

Ty Herndon :: The Long Road Out

CELEBRITIES | By Joel Martens | Jun 7
Growing up in the conservative south and heavily involved in the gospel world was both a joy and a source of fear that he carried quietly into the many successes he enjoyed during his country and western career.

Showing His True Colors :: Neons Trees' Tyler Glenn

MUSIC | By Joshua Klipp | Jun 6
Tyler Glenn's story is straight out of "The Book of Mormon," except for the part where the practicing Mormon became a big rock star as the lead singer for Neon Trees.

Jason Mraz :: Just Say 'Yes'

MUSIC | By Joel Martens | Mar 15
Musicians have such a unique perspective; not often does one person have the ability to shape the experiences of so many. Jason Mraz is one of those people. He takes that role very seriously, and it shows in everything that he does.

With New Album Billy Porter is 'Back on Broadway'

MUSIC | By EDGE | Mar 3
Tony® and GRAMMY® Award-winning Billy Porter's highly anticipated debut, "Billy's Back on Broadway" (Concord Records), is scheduled for release April 15, and it's featuring ten classics made famous on the Great White Way.

Meghan Trainor Debut Album Enters Billboard Top 200 at #1

MUSIC | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 27
Epic Records global superstar Meghan Trainor explodes to #1 on the Billboard Top 200 with her critically acclaimed debut album "Title" and takes over the top spot on dozens of charts around the world.

Christina Perri to Headline Club Skirts Dinah Shore

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Jan 21
Pop music's queen of romance, Christina Perri is slated to headline Club Skirts Dinah Shore Weekend's 25th Anniversary, April 1-5, as part of their legacy of all-star lineups.

'Cirque Dreams' Star Jared Burnett

CELEBRITIES | By Mike Halterman | Nov 23
Few people make it to the Great White Way and even fewer do it at such a young age, but Burnett, who was born into a musical family and mastered the violin as a small child, knew he was destined for greatness.

Christian Music Star Comes Out, Helps Gay Youth

NATIONAL | By Winnie McCroy | Oct 9
Singer Jennifer Knapp just came out, and she's using her voice to help start a discussion about LGBTs in religion, just in time for National Coming Out Day.

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