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CONCERT: Max Weinberg returns to his rock and roll roots; performs at World Café Live

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CONCERT HIGHLIGHTS: Wolf Parade, Stone Foxes and Kaleo among next week’s best music bets

Welcome to “Seven in Seven,’ where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be somet...

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    CONCERT PREVIEW: Jazz supergroup Hudson to visit Ardmore Music Hall

    Hudson, the jazz quartet that released their eponymous debut album (Motéma, 2017) in June, will visit Ardmore Music Hall on Oct. 11. The group was founded by legendary drummer Jack DeJohnette and includes bassist Larry Grenadier, keyboardist John Medeski and guitarist John Scofield.

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    Metalcore group August Burns Red cranks up the decibels at Rock Allegiance event in Camden, N.J.

    Headlined by Rob Zombie, Five Finger Death Punch, Marilyn Manson and Halestorm, the third annual Monster Energy Rock Allegiance lineup will also feature the Lancaster band August Burns Red.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter|

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    Spring City woman to compete in ‘Jeopardy!’ this week

    A Spring City resident will be tested as she takes the stage as a contestant on “Jeopardy!” Cathy Subick, an architectural conservator, participates in the quiz show airing Thursday.

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    Come on down! ‘Price is Right Live’ coming to the Keswick Theatre in Glenside

    “The Price is Right Live” host Todd Newton discovered the TV game show “The Price is Right” as a kid, thanks to his grandmother.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter|

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    Hunter Hayes headlines Citadel Palooza event in Pottstown; local talent also performing

    Memorial Park will be the site for the inaugural “Citadel Palooza” festival to benefit Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and the Children’s Miracle Network.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter|

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    Ancient China’s ‘Terracotta Warriors’ invade the Franklin Institute

    PHILADELPHIA >> On a normal day in late March, 1974, some farmers in the Xi’an province of China needed a new source for water after their well ran dry.

    By Vince Carey vcarey@21st-centurymedia.com @vincecarey on Twitter|

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    Ghost tours and a Halloween bash on tap at Historic Brinton Lodge

    Historic Brinton Lodge, in partnership with the in-house brew pub, Hidden River Brewing Co., will host a series of special events in October for Halloween. These include weekly ghost tours, weekly “Toast with a Ghost” tour and tastings, a fascinating presentation on the science of Frankenstein, and the annual Halloween Masquerade Bash. Proceeds benefit the preservation and restoration of Historic Brinton Lodge.

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    DINING: Bargains at Carrabba’s wine dinners easily digested

    Restaurant critics can be a pretty snobbish lot. Most usually have little or nothing to say that’s positive about downscale and midscale chains, for example, although those chains could obviously not exist if millions of consumers did not think they were providing good value for the money. I cannot remember the last time I saw a review of one of these restaurants in a local or national publication.

    By Len Lear For Digital First Media|

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    CONCERT BEST BETS: Manchester Orchestra, 36 Crazyfists kick off a new week of music

    Welcome to “Seven in Seven,” where each Friday we take a look at shows coming to the region over the next week. Whether your musical tastes are rock and roll, jazz, heavy metal, singer-songwriter or indie, there’ll always be something to check out in the coming days.

    By Michael Christopher For Digital First Media|

  • Entertainment

    CONCERT PREVIEW: Ani DiFranco to ‘Rise Up’ at Keswick Theatre in Glenside

    After urging citizens to vote during 2016’s “Vote Dammit” Tour, Ani DiFranco is back on the road urging those around her to connect with each other and work for change with the “Rise Up” Tour.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter|

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