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Photo courtesy of The Vinyl Factory Story by Robert Dial / Contributing Writer This Friday, “Piano and a Microphone 1983,” the first posthumous Prince album, finally saw the light of day. When Prince passed away in 2016 at the age of 57, fans were told that he had many recordings still unreleased. This is the first …

Photo courtesy of CNN Story by Tevin Rutledge / Contributing Writer The 59th annual Grammy Awards did not disappoint. From the performances, acceptance speeches and award winners, to political statements and technical difficulties, the Grammys still has the whole world buzzing. As the show opened, viewers were graced with a performance from Adele, singing her hit song “Hello,” …

Ever since the news of Prince’s death broke on Thursday, fans have sought refuge in of the late musician’s large catalog of recordings, performances and his acclaimed films, primarily Purple Rain. Local fans will get their chance to pay tribute to Prince when local restaurant/venue The Block, located at 123 SE Broad St., screens the aforementioned 1984 …

Story by Doug Stults //  Entertainment Editor Prince puts the semen back in seminal on Lovesexy, recalling the sultry rumblings of Dirty Minds and all the tracks released prior to his ascension from royalty to funk rock deity on 1999. Making it a point never to repeat himself from a purely sonic standpoint, the purple chieftain …

Prince Sign 'O' The Times

Story by D. Brian Conley // News Editor When I first walked into the theatre to see Sign ‘o’ the Times, Prince’s new movie, I felt something may have been wrong. While I had the pick of the litter searing wise, five people crowding a movie theatre is not one of your better omens to the …