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By: Ben Fong-TorresMon, 09/13/2021
Remembering the Summer of Love, 50 Years After

50 years after the Summer of Love, Been Fong-Torres discusses the "San Francisco Sound" and the revolutionary attitude that propelled artists like the Grateful Dead and Jefferson Airplane to fame.

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By: Stingray CuratorsFri, 09/03/2021
The Best of Country Music | 2021 | Stingray Listeners Have Their Say

The Top 10 Most Played Songs on Stingray Hot Country in 2021 (so far!) 

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By: Stingray CuratorsThu, 09/02/2021
Back-to-School Cool – September Essentials 

These back-to-school vibes are guaranteed to keep the good times flowing. 

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By: Aleesha P.Wed, 09/01/2021
Stingray celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month!

Come celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with Stingray! Stingray commemorates Hispanic Heritage across 4 platforms: Qello, Karaoke, Naturescape AND Classica!

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By: Ben Fong-TorresTue, 08/31/2021
Tina Turner: One Last Time, Live in Concert

Ben Fong-Torres, legendary Rolling Stones editor, takes us through some of Tina Turner's most iconic concerts and career highlights.

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By: Ben Fong-TorresTue, 08/31/2021
The Everly Brothers - Reunion Concert: Live at the Royal Albert Hall

Discover more about The Everly Brothers, the country-influenced rock and rock duo, by taking a look at their 1983 concert at the Royal Albert Hall in London.

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By: FrédériqueFri, 08/27/2021
Marsö Margelidon | FICG 2021 | Prix Étoiles Stingray

Le Festival international de la chanson de Granby (FICG) est un partenaire de longue date du programme Prix Étoiles Stingray. Il s’agit du plus important concours de chanson francophone en Amérique. La mission du festival est de découvrir, de développer et de promouvoir la relève de la chanson francophone d’ici et d’ailleurs.

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By: Ben Fong-TorresWed, 07/20/2016
Happy Birthday and Hats Off to Carlos Santana

On his 69th birthday, which took place on July 20, he should embrace his age. Now doing a residency at the House of Blues in Las Vegas, he recently issued a reunion album, Santana IV, with most of the original band members playing together for the first time in some 45 years.

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By: Ben Fong-TorresFri, 07/15/2016
The Doors at the Bowl: Mick, LSD and a Moth

To play the Hollywood Bowl. For any musician, that has to be a career highlight. The Doors performed in that revered venue in 1968, and Ray Manzarek, in his interview for Qello Concerts, articulated the import of such an occasion.

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By: Ben Fong-TorresFri, 07/08/2016
The Dead at the End of ‘So Many Roads’

It’s not a sexy, round-number anniversary, but I bet Deadheads know that July 9 was the date of the last Grateful Dead concert with Jerry Garcia. That was in 1995, at Soldier Field in Chicago.

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By: Ben Fong-TorresFri, 06/10/2016
Hank Williams, Tom Hiddleston & Me

This week in rock history, Hank Williams made his debut on the live radio show, Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. That was on June 11, 1949, and it says somewhere that he got an unprecedented six encore calls from the audience at the Ryman Auditorium. Must’ve thrown the radio show clear off its schedule.

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By: Ben Fong-TorresTue, 05/24/2016
Happy Birthday Bob Dylan!

It’s a big week for rock star birthdays. Bob Dylan on the 24th (making him 75), Stevie Nicks on the 26th (she’s, cough, cough), and John Fogerty on the 28th (he was born in ’45).

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By: Ben Fong-TorresFri, 05/20/2016
Brian Wilson: ‘Singing with My Brothers’

On the occasion of the 50th anniversary of Pet Sounds, I’m thinking about the all-time lead Beach Boy, Brian Wilson.

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By: ZacWed, 04/29/2015
The Seasons | Stingray Pauseplay

The Seasons formed in Beauport, Quebec in the winter of 2011. The Chiasson brothers Hubert & Julien (vocals & guitars) had a desire to share the collection of hooks and melodies turning in their minds with the world, and so, Julien called up Rémi (drums & percussion) who brought along Sam (bass) and the band was formed.  The chemistry was instantaneous. After a few weeks in their parents' basement, a fully grown batch of original songs was brewed and they realized immediately that they were part of something bigger than themselves. 

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By: ZacMon, 01/27/2014
Serena Ryder | Stingray PausePlay

Females are strong as hell, and Serena Ryder is living proof. When the world seems to be going backward, the Canadian singer-songwriter always keeps us marching forward.

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