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Sierra Center Stage

Extraordinary musicians in exhilarating live performances, interspersed with artist interviews. This series showcases the exceptional talent of diverse, non-mainstream musicians who, although Grammy-winning or Grammy-nominated artists, operate just below the radar of the commercial music industry. The programs also feature guest appearances and interviews with artists such as Bonnie Raitt, Sammy Hagar, and Chris Cain. These are the first four programs of concerts from an ongoing series videotaped in the Northern California community of Chico, a university town nestled in the Sierra Nevada foothills. The mission of the series is to provide extraordinary music to public television viewers and an . . .

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Saturday, Oct 13, 2012 - 6:00 PM    "The Ford Brothers" This program is a reunion of the original family band with brothers Mark Ford on harmonica and Pat Ford on drums rejoining the incomparable Robben Ford (sideman for Miles Davis, Joni Mitchell, George Harrison as well as the leader of his own award winning jazz group) in a rousing road-house dance party. The concert also features a guest appearance by recording artist Chris Cain. "Playing with the Ford boys took me back to the band with Little Walter and Jimmy Rogers, and that's why I told Chess to sign them up. D
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Saturday, Oct 13, 2012 - 6:00 PM "The Ford Brothers" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Oct 20, 2012 - 6:00 PM "Richard Thompson" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Oct 27, 2012 - 6:00 PM "Guy Clark" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Nov 3, 2012 - 6:00 PM "Strunz and Farah" (PLUS)
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Saturday, Nov 10, 2012 - 6:00 PM "Sam Bush" (PLUS)
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