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John Fogerty brings ’1969′ to 2015 when he performs in June at Mohegan Sun Arena

Above, John Fogerty performs on the Samsung Galaxy Stage, May 4, 2014, at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival at the Fair Grounds. (AP Photo/The Advocate, Scott Threlkeld)   Amid his “1969″ U.S. tour, John Fogerty took a moment to perform on “The Voice” last week, along with Sawyer Fredericks, who was ultimately named […] [Read More]

Stamford’s Harbor Point readies for a summer of fun, food and festivities

Above, Stamford Conn.’s Harbor Point residential and commercial neighborhood, located in the city’s South End, has announced a full slate of activities through the summer, including a car show, road races, art festival and paddleboard demonstrations. It may still be spring, but Stamford’s Harbor Point area already has plans for the summer. In June and […] [Read More]

Concert of many cultures set for Danbury’s Green in June

A free multiethnic, multiarts concert of music and dance will mark the arrival of the World Heritage Cultural Center in Danbury at 55 Main St., according to Sattie Persaud, founder and executive director of the center. The free event, set for Saturday, June 20, will run 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the CityCenter Danbury […] [Read More]
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Stamford Downtown announces 2015 Alive@Five performers

A boys band that has long since grown up; a 1990s alternative rock group that just released a new album; and a well-known musician and poet are among the performers that will be taking to stage at Columbus Park in Stamford Downtown for this summer’s Alive@Five concert series. Today, Stamford Downtown announced the line-up for […] [Read More]

Conn. Chamber Choir to sing at ChoralFest in NYC

New York’s ChoralFest USA 2015 has announced its lineup, which includes the Trumbull-based Connecticut Chamber Choir, under the direction of Constance Chase. The marathon event takes place June 14 from 3 to 9 p.m. at Symphony Space, at Broadway and 95th Street in Manhattan. The event is free. Doors open at 2:30 p.m. “In the […] [Read More]
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Harry Connick Jr.’s coming to Stamford’s Palace Theatre in June

Given next week marks the finale of this season’s “American Idol” competition, judge Harry Connick Jr. now has some time to hit the road and make some of his own music. Connick will be making a stop at the Palace Theatre in Stamford in June, as announced by the venue this week. Tickets for his […] [Read More]

Bluegrass acts to raise some green for WPKN

  There’s far more than bluegrass that gets broadcast on WPKN (89.5 FM), the Bridgeport-based, listener-supported community radio station. However, this longstanding musical tradition is about to give a boost to a station whose mix is always eclectic. WPKN fourth annual Bluegrass & Roots Benefit Concert is set for Thursday, May 7, at The Acoustic […] [Read More]

Mozart Requiem caps season for Fairfield County Chorale

The Fairfield County Chorale will bring its season to a close on Saturday, May 9, at 7:30 p.m., with works by Mozart, Poulenc, Faure and Loeb at the Norwalk Concert Hall. Executive Director John Parkinson announced that David Rosenmeyer will conduct the 120-voice chorale accompanied by The Fairfield County Chorale Orchestra. Guest soloists are Larisa […] [Read More]
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