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Black History Month Spotlight: Roger L. Humphries

In celebration of Black History Month, we took a look at a local legendary musician who is giving back to his community.

02/03/2014

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Musician Charles Bradley Excited To Headline First Night Pittsburgh

Music is a big part of the First Night Pittsburgh celebration. Headlining the grand finale is Charles Bradley.

12/31/2013

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County Singer Mindy McCready Commits Suicide

Mindy McCready, who hit the top of the country charts before personal problems sidetracked her career, died Sunday. She was 37.

02/17/2013

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Friends Planning Benefit Concerts To Help Local Musician After Attack

A $2,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the suspect accused in the brutal beating of a well-known musician on Pittsburgh’s South Side.

11/22/2012

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Local Musician Facing Surgery After Alleged South Side Attack

If you’re part of Pittsburgh’s music scene you likely know Dave Whaley, a talented drummer who plays with “The Pump Fakes” and other bands.

11/12/2012

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Former NFL Player Dan Rains & Musician Don Gatlin Discuss Their Careers

KDKA Radio’s Rob Pratte is joined in Studio K by former Chicago Bears player Dan Rains who is now involved with a couple of local companies.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–09/22/2012

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Local Musician Dies After Shooting

A local jazz and Blues musician has died after he was shot this weekend at his home in Lincoln-Larimer.

09/09/2012

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Local Piano Prodigy Receives “Yes I Can” Award

He is considered a piano prodigy. A teen from the East Hills who has been playing the piano by ear since he was about 18-months-old. While he’s an incredible musician, what’s really remarkable about Shailen Abram is he’s been blind all his life. On Wednesday night, Abram was recognized with a national award.

04/28/2011

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