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Kentucky bands Exile, Headhunters, Halfway to Hazard together in one rockin’ benefit

Exile (Photo provided)   Three homeboy bands are singing the Saturday before Thanksgiving for home and hearth – their music, their river and their state.   Kentucky-based Exile, The Kentucky Headhunters and Halfway to Hazard will present a benefit concert Saturday, Nov. 23, at 7 p.m. in the Eastern Kentucky University Center for the Arts Grand Hall. The concert is presented by Kentucky...

EKU Center for the Arts’ third season features top performers, productions, musical tributes

With 2,100 seats, EKU Center for the Arts is the largest performing arts venue in Central Kentucky. (Photo from EKU)   Performances by Chicago, Dwight Yoakam and LeAnn Rimes, as well as stage productions of “Rock of Ages,” “Mamma Mia” and “The Addams Family” are among the highlights of the 2013-14 season at the Eastern Kentucky University Center for the Arts.   The...