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Alec Baldwin, famed actor and Emmy Award-winner, joined the all star cast tribute to the Kennedy dynasty on Sunday.

Baldwin gave life to the words of John, Robert, and Edward Kennedy, when he joined conductor Keith Lockhart, the Boston Pops Orchestra, and the Tanglewood Festival Chorus for a performance of “The Dream Lives On: A Portrait of the Kennedy Brothers” at Tanglewood in Lenox, MA.

The tribute celebrates the legacies of these three influential and inspiring Massachusetts native sons, The Dream Lives On-composed by Peter Boyer with Tony Award-winning lyricist Lynn Ahrens-was commissioned by Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops.  This new multi-media work combines quotes from speeches by the Kennedy brothers with original text and video, accompanied by a dramatic

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Jesse Turner is an insightful, creative and talented songwriter, singer and bandleader in his group Siggno.

The young group has slowly risen in popularity, and has also been nominated for the best norteno category of the Grammy awards.

Now Turner has a brand new CD, "Que Harias," released on July 13. In a recent interview, Turner said the CD is a remarkable, almost philosophical piece of work where he draws upon his personal, sometimes painful but always cathartic experiences with romance, loss, solitude, hopes and dreams.

We'll run that interview and CD review next week. Meantime, we asked the sometimes quiet, sometimes pensive, sometimes talkative but always animated Turner to

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Longtime Tejano drummer Valdemar “Val”  Guadiana Jr. was arrested Thursday on drug possession charges.

According to police reports, Guadiana was arrested at 4:27 p.m. Thursday at his apartment. According to the Bexar County Sheriffs department booking office, he was reportedly charged with

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After a three-year wait, Colombian superstar Juanes finally releases some new music. The new tune and video single is titled "Yerbatero." The CD is expected later in the fall.

Juanes played the new single at the World Cup kick-off concert in South Africa. And Juanes played the new video Thursday night (7/15) at Univision's Premios Juventud. The video is also available at Vevo.com and all official Juanes websites. Check these: http://www.vevo.com/watch/playlist/juanes/168010#0 and http://splash.juanesweb.com/ 

"Yerbatero" is

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Just past the midway point of the 2010 summer season and whew - it does not seem to be going fast enough.

Meantime, outdoor festivals and concerts are heating up.

La Fuerza Tight group mixes


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Latin Breed "Tejano Enamorado"

Who wrote Latin Breed's "El Tejano Enamorado," perhaps the national anthem of Tejano?


(This insightful excerpt from the "Billboard Guide to Tejano and regional Mexican Music," by Ramiro Burr, Billboard Books, details Jordan's life and contributions.)

Born Feb. 23, 1939, Elsa, TX

Esteban Jordan always played his music the way he's lived his life -- free-spirited and adventureous, injecting the various elements of rock, jazz and blues into his basic conjunto, polka, and ranchera repertoire. Jordan mesmerizes audiences. He plays his accordion with such energy and intensity that he's often been called the Jimmy Hendrix of the accordion.

Jordan was one of 15 children in a family of

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