Concert

A conductor's hands.
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Mike Dougherty
September 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
The Philly Pops are celebrating Hollywood with a special show.
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The 2019 Wawa Welcome America concert
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Mike DeNardo
July 05, 2019 - 9:21 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Looking at the Benjamin Franklin Parkway Friday morning, you might not have realized that there were thousands of people there the night before enjoying the holiday concert and fireworks. The Wawa Welcome America concert crowd left tons of trash, but Philadelphia...
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Dubai’s government on Sunday forcefully denied a claim by R&B singer R. Kelly that the artist had planned concerts in the sheikhdom after he had sought permission from an Illinois judge to travel here despite facing sexual-abuse charges.
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March 24, 2019 - 10:50 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Dubai's government on Sunday forcefully denied a claim by R&B singer R. Kelly that the artist had planned concerts in the sheikhdom after he had sought permission from an Illinois judge to travel here despite facing sexual-abuse charges. In a rare statement,...
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Robert Plant, Miley Cyrus and Chance the Rapper
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March 20, 2019 - 10:31 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Jay-Z, Dead & Company and The Killers will headline one of the 50th anniversary shows commemorating the groundbreaking Woodstock festival this summer. Woodstock co-founder Michael Lang announced Tuesday that Miley Cyrus, Santana, Imagine Dragons, Robert Plant and The Sensational...
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Ariana Grande
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February 26, 2019 - 1:48 pm
LONDON (AP) — Ariana Grande is returning to Manchester, two years after a suicide bomber killed 22 people at her concert in the northwest England city. Organizers say Grande will be a headliner at the Manchester Pride Live event on Aug. 25. Chief executive Mark Fletcher said Monday that "we're...
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Demonstrators gather near the studio of singer R. Kelly to call for a boycott of his music after allegations of sexual abuse against young girls were raised on the highly-rated Lifetime mini-series "Surviving R. Kelly" on Jan. 9, 2019 in Chicago, Illi
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Pat Loeb
January 31, 2019 - 2:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — City Council passed a resolution Thursday banning R&B star R. Kelly from performing in Philadelphia, becoming the third city to sign on to the Mute R. Kelly campaign. Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio Kenyette Barnes flew from Atlanta to frigid Philadelphia to testify in...
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A series of concerts this weekend at a Bucks County middle school will be sending the proceeds to a foundation that funds music programs for schools that can't afford the cost of instruments.
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Paul Kurtz
January 24, 2019 - 4:00 am
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A series of concerts this weekend at a Bucks County middle school will be sending the proceeds to a foundation that funds music programs for schools that can't afford the cost of instruments. What began in 2004 as a single light-hearted, faculty-driven concert has...
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Loretta Lynn
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January 14, 2019 - 1:06 pm
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Country music queen Loretta Lynn has big plans for her 87th birthday this April in the form of an all-star tribute concert featuring Jack White, Garth Brooks, George Strait and many more. The "Coal Miner's Daughter" singer on Monday announced details of the April 1 show in...
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Firefly Festival 2016
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Rachel Kurland
December 11, 2018 - 11:01 am
DOVER, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — The Firefly Music Festival has released its lineup for its eighth year in Dover, Delaware. Panic! at the Disco, Travis Scott, and Post Malone will headline the weekend festival, from June 21 to 23, 2019. The East Coast's largest music and camping festival will also...
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Area Elementary School students get a classical music lesson from the Philadelphia Orchestra.
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Hadas Kuznits
November 28, 2018 - 6:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Orchestra hosted a live educational classical music concert for several thousand elementary school students. The students who attended the Philadelphia Orchestra School Concert Program at the Kimmel Center took part in a classical music curriculum at...
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