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The upcoming Atlanta concert calendar features some heavy hitters in classic and contemporary pop.

Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead with "Mara's Music Mix."

Girls Rock Camp ATL Keeps Rocking 10 Years Later

Jul 13, 2017
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Girls Rock Camps are hosted around the world. The camps teach girls self-esteem, empowerment and, of course, to rock out.

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“Rock Camp is about music, but it’s about more than music,” board chair Haley Zapal said in an interview with Lois Retizes. “Music is the medium through which we teach these girls about self-determination, collaboration and respecting one another.”

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Jay-Z will bring his latest album to life when he hits the road this fall.

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The rap icon announced the "4:44" tour Monday, which kicks off Oct. 27 at the Honda Center in Anaheim, California. It wraps Dec. 21 at the Forum in Inglewood, California.

The tour will make a stop in Atlanta on Nov. 14 at Philips Arena.

The 31-date tour will also visit Brooklyn, New York; Nashville, Tennessee; Dallas; and Washington, D.C.

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The upcoming Atlanta concert calendar features two of the biggest names in metal and rock 'n' roll. Contributor Mara Davis joins host emeritus Steve Goss for a look ahead with Mara's Music Mix.

The Beatles pose for photographers during a press conference in New York on Monday, August 23, 1966. The group wound up their current U.S. tour with a concert in New York. L-R: Ringo Starr; Paul McCartney; John Lennon; and George Harrison.
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The Fab Four will get a little boost in numbers this weekend, thanks to the Atlanta Gay Men’s Chorus. The group is presenting a program of Beatles songs.

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"Revolution: The Music of the Beatles" takes place at the Rialto Center for the Arts Friday and Saturday, June 30 and July 1.

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