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Updated Feb 9, 2016 at 12:31 PM

The 399th Army Band from Fort Leonard Wood will join the Missouri University of Science and Technology Symphonic Band and Wind Symphony for a free concert later this month.

Updated Feb 4, 2016 at 7:18 PM

The Tony Award-winning Broadway musical “Ragtime” will be performed on the Leach Theatre stage next week as part of the 2015-16 Campus Performing Arts Series at Missouri University of Science and Technology.

Posted Jan 28, 2016 at 9:00 AM

Beginning with “one electrifying night” in 1969 and continuing through the mid-1970s, Elvis Presley reigned as Las Vegas’ top nightclub act. But his first attempt to win over fans in that city 60 years ago was “a painful...

Updated Jan 26, 2016 at 1:19 PM

Carol Pint, a senior in biological sciences at Missouri University of Science and Technology from Evanston, Illinois, has been chosen to perform with the Missouri All-Collegiate Band at this month’s Missouri Music Educators Association...

Updated Jan 23, 2016 at 1:12 PM

“Hotel California” always makes me want to drink. I think it’s something about the way the song sprawls languidly for more than six minutes with very little textural change, save the chorus. Even the bridge simply puts a guitar solo on top of the...

Updated Dec 31, 2015 at 1:51 PM

Country, roots, blues, rockabilly, soul, R&B — studies have shown they can add years to your life. Or maybe it was just me who said that. Either way, these 10 albums from the past year are more than worth tracking down if you’re looking for a little...

Updated Dec 31, 2015 at 1:47 PM

After running down the best 2015 albums from classic rockers and taking a look at the rock/pop and country/roots records you don’t want to miss from the past year, you’d think there would be nothing left to report. But there were a few stragglers...

Updated Dec 11, 2015 at 8:08 PM

A new book written by a Missouri University of Science and Technology researcher explores how the term “jazz” became a common word in the English language. The book is a result of over 25 years of research on the subject.

Updated Dec 10, 2015 at 7:28 PM

The Rolla Choral Arts Society will present its annual Christmas concert this Saturday, Dec. 12, at 7 p.m. and Sunday, Dec. 13, at 3 p.m. at the First Presbyterian Church of Rolla.

Posted Dec 10, 2015 at 2:03 PM

"All I Want for Christmas Is You" also has the distinction of being the rare original song to become a holiday classic in recent decades.

Updated Dec 9, 2015 at 1:51 PM

First Presbyterian Church of Rolla is preparing for Christmas during the Advent season with two special services — Sunday, Dec. 13, and Sunday, Dec. 20. Services begin each Sunday at 9:45 a.m., and everyone is invited to attend.

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