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New Music: Review: ‘Thunderbitch’ Features Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes

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New Music: Review: ‘Thunderbitch’ Features Brittany Howard of Alabama Shakes
This side project finds Ms. Howard in typically volcanic form, in deep devotion to rootsy rock ’n’ roll.

Michael Feinstein and the Club 54 Below Agree to a Partnership

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Michael Feinstein and the Club 54 Below Agree to a Partnership
The Midtown Manhattan supper club will be renamed Feinstein’s/54 Below, with the singer and pianist to appear there appear twice annually.

Music-Loving Marthas Announces Its Grand Opening Inside Revolution Hall

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Music-Loving Marthas Announces Its Grand Opening Inside Revolution Hall
For years, the historic Washington High School building in the Buckman neighborhood lacked an identity, but in April 2015, it became Revolution Hall, a new performance venue with connections to Mississippi Studios and the Aladdin Theater. As of next week, it will also be home to Marthas café and bar, which will hold its grand opening September 7.

ArtsBeat: Ailing Baritone Will Return to the Met

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ArtsBeat: Ailing Baritone Will Return to the Met
The baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky, who is being treated for a brain tumor, will return to the stage for three coming Met performances of Verdi’s “Il Trovatore.”

The National Music Museum, an Unlikely Eden in South Dakota

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The National Music Museum, an Unlikely Eden in South Dakota
Despite obstacles of geography and money, this university museum has amassed an astonishing world-class collection.