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Even though Sarah Rackliff has only recently introduced Birmingham to her onstage persona “Bad Sandy,” she’s been in the process of writing the songs for her soon-to-be released EP “Retrograde” for several years. more

Highland Park

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Local singer-songwriter on music, roots and upcoming performance at Sloss Fest, which will be July 14-15. more

, Happenings

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Rock-country album ‘County Seat’ evokes Will Stewart’s Alabama. more

Faces

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Birmingham ‘neo-soul’ vocalist Love Moor nears tantalizing career turning point. more

Faces

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Photo by Sarah Finnegan.

Birmingham musicians Will and Sarah Mason started giving private lessons in 2007 and soon built their passion — teaching people, especially school-age children, to play instruments in a nurturing atmosphere — into a thriving business. more

Avondale

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Photos by Sydney Cromwell.

Glen Iris resident experiments with sound using his numerous hand-crafted wind instruments. more

B'ham Bizarre

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Glen Iris musician, band member creates web series for city’s music scene. more

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Secret Stages organizers promise strong lineup for 7th annual festival. more

Happenings

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Photo courtesy of Jeffrey Butzer.

Legendary filmmaker David Lynch is back in the spotlight after the Showtime premiere of his “Twin Peaks” sequel. more

Avondale

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Erica Techo

This will be the music festival's sixth year. more

Happenings

Alabama Rose

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On Friday, March 10, Alabama Rose will be celebrating the release of their first EP album, “Good Times for Bad Girls,” at the Nick. more

Neck of the Woods

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Taylor Hicks is scheduled to perform at the Lyric Theatre in Birmingham, Alabama, on April 15, 2017. more

Happenings

Francisco Martinez, known by many dancers as DJ Paco, isn’t surprised that he’s had some problems hearing from his left ear. more

Faces

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Welcome to another installment of UAB Briefs, in which we keep track of interesting people and events on campus. more

Neck of the Woods

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WorkPlay General Manager Joe Benintende on the move after 6 years of paralysis. more

Faces

Great live music featuring local acts. Good local beer. A spectacular setting on Red Mountain overlooking the Birmingham skyline. Those are the elements that have made Vulcan AfterTunes, an annual music series at Vulcan Park & Museum, so popular. more

Neck of the Woods

It’s not hard to find John Scalici. If you hear the sound of drums anywhere in Birmingham, he’s probably there. more

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Secret Stages Music Discovery Festival took place from Aug. 5-6. more

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In 1969, Birmingham resident Sherman Sterling met Bob Marley at the University of Texas in Austin. more

Happenings

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“Birmingham just feels like home,” said up-and-coming singer, guitarist, songwriter and Magic City native Will Stewart. “There’s so much amazing music going on under the radar.” more

Happenings

  • Sloss Fest 2017

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    Sloss Fest 2017

    Local Mountain Brook band Riverbend performs at Sloss Fest on July 15, 2017.

  • Sloss Fest 2017

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    Sloss Fest 2017

    Local Mountain Brook band Riverbend performs at Sloss Fest on July 15, 2017.

  • Sloss Fest 2017

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    Sloss Fest 2017

    Local Mountain Brook band Riverbend performs at Sloss Fest on July 15, 2017.

  • Sloss Fest 2017

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    Sloss Fest 2017

    Mike Floss performs at Sloss Fest on July 15, 2017.

  • Sloss Fest 2017

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    Sloss Fest 2017

    Mike Floss performs at Sloss Fest on July 15, 2017.

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    Sloss Fest 2017

    An Instagram wall of flowers provided by Alabama Outdoors waits for a group of selfie takers at Sloss Fest on July 15, 2017.