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Three Dog Night plays on

Three Dog Night graced the Clay Center stage Sunday evening to an almost sold out auditorium. After more than four decades of hit music, the band has quite a repertoire of chart toppers to draw from, including such smashes as “Never Been to...

Marine Band plays with nuance and flair

At the end of the 19th century, professional concert bands were integral to American musical life. Touring constantly, they played not just marches, but everything from popular songs to the newest operatic or concert-music repertoire.

But the...

‘The Giver’ will excite new and old fans alike
‘The Giver’ will excite new and old fans alike

A simple, haunting tale was transformed into a science-fiction thriller as “The Giver” hit theaters Aug. 15. Fans of the book and new fans alike will be spellbound by this astonishing film.

Set far in the future, “The...

Katy Perry’s Prismatic Tour is one big party
Katy Perry’s Prismatic Tour is one big party

Katy Perry has been on her worldwide Prismatic Tour for a little more than three months, and she’s not stopping anytime soon. Her opening acts have changed as she’s traveled, and recently, when I had the pleasure of seeing Katy in...

Review: After slow start, ‘Madden NFL 15’ delivers
Review: After slow start, ‘Madden NFL 15’ delivers

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — There was a moment, after having played a dozen or so games, that I was ready to throw in the towel on “Madden NFL 15.” I’ve been playing the “Madden” franchise since its inception and this ...

Review: Brad Paisley returns to happier themes
Review: Brad Paisley returns to happier themes

Brad Paisley backs away from social issues and strikes up a party on his 10th studio album, “Moonshine In The Trunk” (Arista Nashville). However, that doesn’t mean the West Virginia native suddenly starts to play it safe....

Review: ‘The Golf Club’ stays true to the game
Review: ‘The Golf Club’ stays true to the game

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — One of the things that first attracted me to the game of golf is the sport’s inherent simplicity. There are no frills, no unnecessary moving parts. There are no teammates, no coaches and no officials — just a...

Review: ‘The Last of Us’ even better on PS4
Review: ‘The Last of Us’ even better on PS4

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — With enough Game of the Year awards to its credit to fill a small apartment, there’s no denying Naughty Dog’s “The Last of Us” is one of the most unforgettable video game experiences of the modern ...

‘Fez’ is Nostalgic Fun

Trapdoor

Sony PlayStation 4 (PS Vita)

$12.99 Download

ESRB rating: Everyone

Review rating: 4.5 stars

It’s not often that a fun video game can teach players a thing or two about physics or philosophy, but...

Review: Death’s all in the family in ‘Rogue Legacy’
Review: Death’s all in the family in ‘Rogue Legacy’

CHARLESTON, W.Va. — There was a moment during my time with “Rogue Legacy” that I considered turning off my PlayStation 4 and never turning it on again. OK, that’s not entirely true. There were several of those moments....

Light Opera Guild’s ‘Wedding Singer’ a lighthearted, entertaining romp

The Charleston Light Opera Guild’s summer comedy, “The Wedding Singer,” which opened Friday night in Charleston Civic Center’s Little Theater, appeals across the board to an audience of all ages. Based...

REVIEW: Drum Corps International’s Drums Across the Tri-State

The green turf at Laidley Field turned “blue” Monday night by the end of Drums Across the Tri-State when the Bluecoats of Canton, Ohio, turned in a dominant performance of its show, “Tilt.”

The Bluecoats were one of...

Old Crow and friends highlight summer concert season at Power Park
Old Crow and friends highlight summer concert season at Power Park

Saturday afternoon, The Clay Center and Appalachian Power Park treated Charleston to what might have been the highlight of the summer season: an outdoor concert featuring Old Crow Medicine Show that felt less like a one-off show and more like somebody ...

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