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July 25, 1965, was the day Bob Dylan plugged in at the Newport Folk Festival, essentially beginning the end of what many people had termed “The Great Folk Scare.” This week we revisit this famous festival and hear music from some of its greatest acts. 

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Feel like you are a part of the audience and relive some classic performances on this week's program. We'll be exploring some of the great Bluegrass performances that were captured live. 

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Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" runs in a weekend-long celebration at the Plot in Norfolk’s NEON District. Rebecca Weinstein spoke with the show's leads, Enver Siddiky and Noëlle Peterson.

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A question from a former student about keeping jazz skills sharp when there are very few live performance opportunities led WHRV host Jae Sinnett to ponder what makes a listener appreciate and enjoy this genre of music.

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If John Mayer’s new album wasn’t called “Sob Rock” and the cover didn’t have a Miami Vice vibe to it, fans might not have noticed that this new album is stylishly emulating a much maligned genre of music known as yacht rock

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Revisit a magical year in classic country on this week's episode. We'll be hearing music from 1960 when country was moving away from its "honky-tonk" origins. 

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Last month, Christopher Newport University announced an initiative called the New Musicals Lab, bringing together creative talent from all over the country to create and workshop musical theatre in the safe haven of Hampton Roads.

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Jakob Dylan is the only original member of The Wallflowers and has released his first album since he officially turned his band into a solo project, the aptly titled “Exit Wounds.”

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