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Lynyrd Skynyrd at Busch Gardens in Williamsburg this weekend

With guitars wailing and fiery melodies blazing, Lynyrd Skynyrd will unleash their signature brand of Southern style rock on guests at Busch Gardens Williamsburg on July 20.


Concerts, fireworks, Americana center stage at Busch Gardens

It’s a red-white-and-blue-letter day at Busch Gardens this July 4 weekend. As part of the park’s Star Spangled Nights celebration, an extended fireworks show will light up the sky July 3-5.


Will Carson in concert at Staunton Senior Center July 4

The reclusive Will Carson will close the Staunton UNPLUGGED spring concert series with an acoustic concert at 7 p.m. on Friday, July 4, at 300 Churchville Avenue in the Staunton Senior Center. City fireworks will follow next door at Gypsy Hill Park after the concert.


Blues for a Cure to benefit pancreatic cancer research at UVA

The Sedalia Blues Society and Central Virginia Blues Society are hosting an evening of blues and roots music Sunday to support pancreatic cancer research at the UVA School of Medicine. The acoustic blues review will feature jump blues, country blues, Piedmont blues, Delta blues, North Mississippi blues and other varieties.


John McCutcheon appearing at Harrisonburg’s Court Square Theater

John McCutcheon has emerged as one of our most respected and loved folksingers. As an instrumentalist, he is a master of a dozen different traditional instruments, most notably the rare and beautiful hammer dulcimer.


Summer Unplugged acoustic concerts coming to Staunton

“Staunton UNPLUGGED”, a 12-week series of acoustic concerts, debuts May 16. The concerts will be held on Friday evenings from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Staunton Senior Center, 300 Churchville Avenue, in Staunton.


Canadian soloist returns to Bach Festival for repeat performance of ‘Elijah’

A popular oratorio from the early days of the 22-year-old Shenandoah Valley Bach Festival at Eastern Mennonite University will return this summer. The 2014 festival, held June 8-15, will feature Felix Mendelssohn’s Elijah, performed by an orchestra, choir and four soloists.


Daughtry, Goo Goo Dolls headline Rockingham County Fair

The Rockingham County Fair is pleased to announce this summary of Pepsi Grandstand entertainment for 2014.


Live By Request with Kathy Kosins at WTA’s Gateway

Vocalist Kathy Kosins is an ASCAP award winning songwriter, record producer and recognized modern abstractionist painter. Her evening is called “Live by Request” with the audience’s favorites as the line-up. This once in a lifetime performance will be on Saturday, April 26 at 8:00pm at WTA’s Gateway, 329 West Main Street in downtown Waynesboro.


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Waynesboro Symphony Orchestra in concert April 26-27

The Waynesboro Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of Music Director Dr. Peter Wilson, continues its 2013-2014 season on Saturday April 26th and Sunday April 27th.


Blue Ridge Chamber Orchestra Spring Concert set for May 10

Charlottesville’s Blue Ridge Chamber Orchestra, under the baton of Richard Baritaud, will perform its spring concert of string orchestra music on Saturday May 10 at 3 p.m. in Meade Hall, Christ Episcopal Church, 120 W. High St., Charlottesville, VA, 22902, just off the Downtown Mall (Enter from 2nd St).


Gospel Extravaganza set for March 22 at Bridgewater College

Bridgewater College will present a Gospel Extravaganza at 3 p.m. Saturday, March 22, in the Carter Center for Worship and Music at Bridgewater College.


Opening Day of 2014 ACC Tournament to feature country music star Scotty McCreery

Opening Day, presented by Food Lion, of the ACC Tournament on Wednesday, March 12 will feature a concert by country music star Scotty McCreery.


Bridgewater College Symphonic Band to present musical journey

The Bridgewater College Symphonic Band will present “A Musical Journey Around the World” on Thursday, March 6, at 7:30 p.m., in Cole Hall. The Symphonic Band is directed by Dr. Christine Carrillo, assistant professor of music and director of instrumental music at Bridgewater College.


The Rainier Trio to perform at WTA Gateway

Awakening audiences to the blending of music from violin, viola and piano, the Rainier Trio will look to Hollywood in this performance with music from Fiddler on the Roof, Schindler’s List, Lara’s Theme and other audience favorites. The Trio will make their first appearance on WTA’s Gateway stage on Saturday, March 1. The performance begins at 8:00 pm at 329 W. Main Street in Downtown Waynesboro, VA.


Van Cliburn Crystal Award winner to give recital at Bridgewater College

The Crystal Award winner of the 14th Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, Sean Chen, will present a recital on Wednesday, Feb. 26, at 7:30 p.m. in the Carter Center for Worship and Music at Bridgewater College.


Dr. Levine and Dreaded Blues Lady in concert March 15

Dr. Levine and the Dreaded Blues Lady will perform in concert at North Branch School on Saturday, March 15, 7 p.m. Tickets are $10 in advance and $12 at the door.


Tidewater Guitar Orchestra to give concert At Bridgewater College

The Tidewater Guitar Orchestra will present a lyceum on Thursday, Feb. 20, at 7:30 p.m. in the Carter Center for Worship and Music at Bridgewater College.


Meet ALTA: Oticon’s most advanced hearing device gets personal

After many years of research, Oticon has developed the new Alta, their most technologically advanced hearing solution currently available. Alta works in harmony with the individual way your brain processes sound, so it’s entirely personalized.


Waynesboro Symphony Orchestra celebrates Black History Month

The Waynesboro Symphony Orchestra, under the baton of Music Director Dr. Peter Wilson, continues its 2013-2014 season on Saturday, Feb. 22, and Sunday, Feb. 23.


Wilson Fairchild at WTA’s Gateway in Waynesboro

Since the Gateway opened in 2011, there has been intense lobbying to bring the country duo Wilson Fairchild to the venue. This fall, Clair Myers, WTA’s Executive Director was finally able to get the job done.


Hearing help in harmony with your brain: Part 3

The extraordinary technology of Alta is optimized by talking, and listening. When you consult with a hearing care professional about Alta, the first step is to create your personal hearing profile.


Andrew McKnight and Beyond Borders comes to WTA’s Gateway

The award winning Andrew McKnight and Beyond Borders will bring their exciting fusion of musical genres to WTA’s Gateway on Saturday, Jan. 25. The Saturday performance is sponsored by Jim Wilson and supported by a grant from the Virginia Commission for the Arts.


Andrew McKnight and Beyond Borders comes to WTA’s Gateway

The award winning Andrew McKnight and Beyond Borders will bring their exciting fusion of musical genres to WTA’s Gateway on Saturday, Jan. 25.


Humble T.I.P. to perform Christian hip-hop at Waynesboro YMCA

Liberty University graduate student Jason Lewis, better known as Humble T.I.P. (To Increase Praise), who will headline a concert at the Waynesboro YMCA on Friday, Jan. 24, from 7-9 p.m., is challenging the stereotypes of hip hop.


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Business Beat: Is it really all on UPS?

The demand for last-minute Christmas package delivery outstripped the ability of UPS to deliver everything on time. The impact: thousands of unhappy shoppers may reconsider their Christmas shopping habits next year. This after a year that saw online Christmas sales grow 10 percent, to $42.75 billion, according to ComScore.com.


Augusta Health Hospice of the Shenandoah annual Christmas Benefit Concert

A variety of talented musicians from across the valley such as: Faithful Men, Vocalist Katherine McLean, Sound Direction, Vocalist Ray Irby, Harpist Sarah Ward, Ovation Singers, Guitarist / Vocalist Buddy Thomas and Valley Harmony Chorus all sharing their gifts of music to support the Hospice of the Shenandoah.