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Independent Singer-Songwriter Shawn James to Perform at Musica

Shawn James, an up and coming blues and soul music artist, will visit Akron on Sept. 26.

By LeKesha Parkman, Special Editions Editor

September 16, 2019

Once the soulful notes Shawn James sings reach your ears, his Mississippi delta roots by way of his upbringing in the South Side of Chicago, are more than apparent. His latest album, The Dark & The Light, was released on March 22, 2019. James will be performing at Musica on Market Street, Sep...

Local Musician Releases First Album, Shows Life Challenges Through Lyrics

Brenna Lynn created the cover of her album using white Christmas lights and a sheet hanging in her bedroom. (Photo Courtesy of Brenna Lynn)

By Megan Parker, News Contributor

April 19, 2018

While playing one of her original songs, titled “Arrows,” Brenna Lynn stopped for a moment and thought about ways she could include her passion for music into her busy schedule as a college student. “I’m in school, kind of grumbling about it at all times, doing everything I’m supposed to...