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What’s in a name? Well, quite a lot… if yours is Chester Babcock.September 30, 2022
Hank Williams was well-known for his “heartbreak” songs, but this one’s just a bit different.September 29, 2022
Jack Hylton would become one of Britain’s foremost bandleaders, but got his start in barrooms…at the age of 8.September 28, 2022
Of the hundreds of thousands of Civil War deaths, perhaps none were more tragic than young Charlie King’s.September 26, 2022
Rossini’s Barber of Seville was the first Italian opera performed in the United States, but the first performance back home was met with boos and catcalls. (Literally…someone actually let a cat loose on the stage). All the animosity came from Barber of Seville fans…the first Barber of Seville opera, composed by Giovanni Paisiello. It predated ...September 13, 2022