Music

Luther College shares virtual choir performance

DECORAH, IA (WKBT) - Members of the Luther College Norskkor choir unite in song and share virtual choir performance during the COVID-19 isolation. The project includes 42 voices, recorded separately, performing Andrea Ramsey's "The Way of Trust."

Celebrated singer-songwriter John Prine has died at 73

Singer-songwriter John Prine has died at 73 after spending days on a ventilator due to the coronavirus in Nashville, Tennessee. His family announced his death Tuesday night. Revered for his wise and witty lyrics, he sang with a proud twang…

Country Fest postponing music festival for 2 months

CADOTT, Wis. (WKBT) - Country Fest organizers, in guidance with local and state health authorities, have decided to postpone the event to August 13-15. The country music festival was originally scheduled for June 25-27. Organizers were able to retain all…

Singer, actor, 'The Gambler': Kenny Rogers dies at 81

Actor-singer Kenny Rogers, who embodied “The Gambler” persona and whose musical career spanned jazz, folk, country and pop, has died at 81. A representative says Rogers died at home in Georgia on Friday night. The Houston-born balladeer with a husky…

TUNE IN! Local Music Live Streams

Enjoy this listing of area musicians offering Live Stream performances! This is an opportunity for you to sing along, play along and invite your children to join the jam as well! Message the musicians and enjoy the camaraderie. News 8…