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Blues Town Music shop. Downtown Clarksdale, Miss., Tuesday March 12, 2013 Today marks the beginning of the annual Oxford Blues Festival. Now in its fifth year, the celebration of blues culture is expected to attract crowds of blues aficionados and festival-goers from across the nation. The Oxford Blues Festival...

The University Concert Singers pose at a performance at Melk Abbey in Austria. (Photo/Donald Trott) On May 14, the University Concert Singers set off on...

Boy Named Banjo (Courtesy boynamedbanjo.com) The Americana band, Boy Named Banjo, was forged four years ago from strings and Southern roots at Montgomery...

Courtesy AndrewCombs.net Proud Larry’s hosted singer-songwriter Andrew Combs Wednesday night. Combs, based in Nashville, Tenn., but originally from Dallas,...

Patsy Engelhard, owner of Knit1, poses for a photo. (Photo/Logan Kirkland) The city of Oxford is home to Knit1, the only store in town which caters to...

We are halfway through the year, so now is a perfect time to have an arbitrary “Best Albums of 2014 So Far” list. Which albums made the cut and are...

Oxford will be jam-packed this weekend for the Fourth of July. While most towns lose a bulk of their population for the Fourth, Oxford is expected to see...

Courtesy MusicMidtown.com Last week was significant for Atlanta-based music festival Music Midtown. Not only did tickets go on sale for the event, but...

In May, my Dad, stepmother and grandparents flew in from Orlando and watched me walk across the stage at the Tad Pad. They walked in when the announcer...

Courtesy LanaDelRey.com Singer Lana Del Rey has outdone herself with her second album, “Ultraviolence.” Considered her second studio album (with 2012’s...