In music, as in life, knowledge and experience can be valuable tools for growth. But for Eddie Vedder, knowing next to nothing about Hawaii's most famous stringed instrument proved invaluable when he made his endearing new solo album, "Ukulele Songs."
JACKSON - Sacramento's own Jackie Greene, dubbed by the New York Times as an Americana phenom, will return to Jackson Rancheria Casino & Hotel on Saturday, July 23, in the event area next to the Hotel.
RIPON – The San Joaquin Valley Swiss Echoes, dressed in their traditional Swiss attire, will present their Fall Concert and Dance Saturday, Oct. 23, at the Swiss Club hall in Ripon located on the corner of East Main Street and Manley Road.
RIPON – The Golden Gate Boys Choir, a nationally recognized and world-renowned singing group directed by Steven Meyer, will be making a special appearance in Ripon on Saturday, Oct. 23.
The Manteca Idol contestants definitely know their 1980s music. Upon donning the classic side-ponytail, Robyn Glover – who dressed up in Navy Dress Whites last week to go along with her song from South Pacific – took on one of the more difficult songs of the evening in Gloria Estefan's "The Rhythm Is Gonna Get Ya." Her vocals were perfect, and her dance moves would have made The Miami Sound Machine proud. And Valiyah Martin ...
Cheyenne Hickey had her butterflies when she first went up on stage during week one of Manteca Idol to try her hand at performing solo in front of a crowd.
The genesis of Manteca Kindred Arts is a classic example of the power of a small idea whose time has come.
Heather Elkins has made sure that you don't waste your Friday night. The Bean and Leaf Café owner has booked three musical acts to perform tonight from 6 to 9 p.m. which include Manteca residents and siblings Travis and Taylor Vick. All of those who perform will again hit the stage at the Gallo Center for The Arts on Friday, Aug. 20, for the encore performance of "Portraits: 32 Songs, 32 Songwriters" – a compilation ...
We Set Fire on Friday managed to turn the Main Street Café (which is actually located on W. Yosemite Ave.) into Manteca's newest all-ages music spot.
Launchpad Away wasn't playing Madison Square Garden, the Hollywood Bowl, or The Greek Theater.
Randy Greer is hoping that his notebook full of lyrics will be the final piece of the musical puzzle that so many groups try to piece together.
Three musical acts - Johnny Gunn, Puro Bandido, plus Kurt Crasper & The Wolftickets are playing Rookies Sports & Spirits inside the Strikezone on Saturday, June 19.
Merrill Gardens at Manteca will celebrate Support Our Troops Week by hosting a Big Band Swing Concert played by "Tradewinds Dance Band" on Thursday, June 17, at 6 p.m. at the retirement community located at 430 N. Union Road.
LATHROP – Tim Helbling just wants to entertain every time he gets up on stage. The lead singer and rhythm guitarist for the 209 All Stars – a local rock, reggae, and a jam band that includes guitarist Justin Jones, bassist Brandon Michael, sax player Rudy Edcajeda, and drummer Jim Ayala – spends his week lining up as many live shows as possible for the group, from regular performances at restaurants to private parties and ...
If you enjoyed the entertainment at the Crossroads Street Faire last weekend, you'll have an opportunity for encore performances today at GK Music's grand opening event starting at noon.