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Composers Competition

The sixth annual Mizzou International Composers Festival takes place this month on the University of Missouri campus. This year’s lineup continues an impressive run for the series, which features both guest composers and the amazing talent…

The Chicago Way

Chicago has long been the American big city with a heart of soul. It boasts a legendary gospel scene that spawned Curtis Mayfield and the Staple Singers. It’s also the home of Chess Records, a still-active free jazz scene that stretches…

Dancing With The Devils

In the 1930s, the country music industry in Springfield, Mo., was amorphous, yet very broadcast-centric. The area was home to powerful 50,000-watt radio stations that broadcast nationally to avid — and often metropolitan — audiences.…

Reviews: March 2012

Reviews In A Flash >> MOVIES “The Hunger Games” (Lionsgate) Wide Release: March 23 Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Woody Harrelson, Elizabeth Banks Trailer: www.thehungergamesmovie.com Genre: sci-fi,…