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Doors have reformed. The line-up now includes original members
Ray Manzarek (keys), and Robby Krieger (guitarist) joined by vocalist
Ian Astbury (The Cult) and drummer Stewart Copeland (The Police). Rumor
has it that original member John Densmore will not be part of the new
line-up due to ill-health. A tour and studio album are planned.
WMMS 100.7 FM and Playhouse Square present: Neil Zaza's "One Silent
Night..." at The Palace Theater December 21st Playhouse Square Center
is very excited to launch yet another ground breaking holiday tradition
to the many patrons and fans who have enjoyed Trans Siberian Orchestra
and Mannheim Steamroller over the years. On Dec 21 at 7:30 p.m., The Palace
Theater will present Neil Zaza's "One Silent Night...", a special orchestrated,
instrumental holiday concert that will feature selections from Zaza's
double volume Christmas CD entitled the same. Laying background to Neil's
fiery technical brilliance and breathtaking musical interpretation of
holiday classics, will be The Cleveland Rock Orcherstra, conducted by
Fred Patterson II. Playhouse Square Center is proud that this performance
features members of the Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra, and the Cleveland
Youth Wind Symphony, as well as many other talented musicians from the
Cleveland and Northeast Ohio area. Offering classical Christmas favorites
presented in an innovative, contemporary style, The Palace Theater, once
again, promises a night of trend setting originality not to be missed.
Tickets are going very fast. Because of the special nature of this production
as well as limited seating, we highly recommend that you get your tickets
ASAP. Don't wait!
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We have many features that include lesser known bands. Local Extra is a column full of news including tour dates, release dates, etc. We have run across some really great bands in the last few years that we probably wouldn't have heard of.
Shining Stars features the bios and background information on these bands.
Not all of these bands are unsigned, but that's kind of hard to keep up with these days. The one thing that they do have in common is that most of them are lesser known bands that deserve to be noticed.
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pictures. Some of these shows include: Ratt, Megadeth, LA Guns, and
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Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne plan to renew their wedding
vows on New Year's Eve in Beverly Hills, Calif., in honor of their
20th anniversary. The couple actually got married in July 1982,
but put the celebration on hold due to Sharon's cancer battle.
The second-season premiere of The Osbournes attracted 6.6 million
viewers. Not bad, Oz!
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