CDance Company for the Arts, presents Allie and The Land of Wonders a special twisting hip-hop tale of Alice and Wonder Land involving 100 of columbus’ best dancers, actors, skaters and singers.  The musical stage production is Saturday March 15th, at Vern-Riffe Center – Capitol Theatre 77 S. High Street downtown Columbus.  Purchase tickests at […]

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On Sunday, August 28th – 48 years after he gave his famous “I Have A Dream” speech before 250,000 people on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, a national monument will be dedicated to fallen civil rights leader, Martin Luther King Jr. Thousands are pouring into Washington, D.C. for a week of events leading up […]

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Veteran soul and gospel vocalist Shirley Murdock is on a journey just as the title of her forthcoming October 8th, “The Journey” (Tyscot Records), CD release suggests.  Back in the `80s, she set out to become a gospel singer but her path led to becoming a back-up singer for the funk band, Zapp. Bandleader, Roger […]

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Murdock started out singing gospel music in her native Toledo. Singer/musician Roger Troutman hired Murdock as a backing singer for his family’s band Zapp, who had several hits on Warner Bros. (or its Reprise Records imprint). Based on this success, Troutman began recording tracks with Murdock and lead singer Sugarfoot of the Ohio Players, among […]