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Progressive rockers Kansas — the band that spent more than four decades as a part of the soundtrack of the lives of multiple generations of music lovers — returns to the Tropicana Showroom on July 11 starting at 8 p.m. Read more

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Superior musicianship makes the Dane Anthony Band sound bigger than it is Read more

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Classic rock band BOSTON has just announced a U.S. tour for summer 2015. The seven band members’ first show kicks off April 30 in Tuscaloosa, Ala., and wraps up in August in Kansas City. Fans in Atlantic City can expect to see the rock crew Saturday, June 6, at Trump Taj Mahal Arena. Read more

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Sometimes Somers Point almost seems to mock what many interpret as typical of year-round costal communities during the winter. Certainly it sees a fraction of the kind of excitement it does during the summer months, being only a stone’s throw (with a good arm) from the family resort town of … Read more

O.A.R. ought to feel comfortable performing by the ocean: The band is like a musical shark. Between constant touring and studio work, the energetic jam group has been continuously on the move since forming in 1996. Read more

Our national anthem is one tough song to nail down. Just ask Christina Aguilera, Michael Bolton and Scott Stapp. And then add Aaron Lewis to that list: The Staind singer had some issues singing “The Star-Spangled Banner” prior to game five of the World Series last month in San Francisco. But… Read more

About five years ago, lifelong area resident Jerry Ryan founded the online Elephant Talk Indie Music Magazine “to give undiscovered talent a voice, and to document my experiences in the underground music scene.” Read more

Looking forward to performing in Atlantic City for the first time, Andrew W.K. is preparing himself for the ultimate holiday party — his annual Party Hard Holiday Tour of the U.S., the finale of which will take place on New Year’s Eve in New York City. 
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ATLANTIC CITY, NEW JERSEY — Beyoncé began her music career in the popular '90s girl group Destiny's Child, which Billboard proclaims grew to be the top-selling R&B and pop-dance act of all time, accumulating over 60 million album sales worldwide. Read more

Steve Aoki has quickly become one of the most widely known names in the world of electro house music. The DJ/producer has accomplished so much in his young career, including founding his own record label — Dim Mak, in 1996 — which has released over 250 tracks by the likes of Bloc Party, The … Read more

Few bands in the modern rock scene have the kind of enduring legacy that Deftones have cultivated over the past 17 years. And to call their new album Koi No Yokan simply "good" is about the biggest understatement one could make regarding this record. Read more

On the Tuesday before the Persuasions are set to perform a free concert on the beach in Somers Point (July 20, 6:45-8pm, with The Shakes playing from 8:15pm on), founding member and 69-year-old vocalist and song connoisseur Jimmy Hayes takes a call to chat about the legendary a capella group… Read more

Although London has the Summer Olympics starting up only nine days from today, a "virtual" world-wide press conference was held on Wednesday afternoon, July 18, from the city announcing that the legendary rock band The Who would be touring once again, playing their 1973 album Quadrophenia al… Read more