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“I went through a two-week period where I was getting close to 100 death threats and hatemail a day,” [Frank Turner] says.
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Frank Turner got into trouble for his politics, but his music stands on its own. The English sing-songwriter will be at The Blue Note on Wednesday, Oct. 30. 

Read more about it (and his 2006 song, “Maggie Fucked the Kids”) in this Guardian article. 

Buy your tickets for the show here. 

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Dawes and Mumford & Sons performing “When My Time Comes." 

Get tickets for Dawes on Wednesday, Oct. 2 at The Blue Note. 

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Remember when David Nail sang the National Anthem at the 2012 MU Homecoming Game against University of Kentucky? 

This Grammy winner is from a small Missouri town, Kennett. 

See him on Friday, Sept. 27 at The Blue Note. 

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Walk on over to The Blue Note for Mayer Hawthorne’s show on Monday, September 16. 

Love and Theft and Taylor Swift, a love story (D'awww)

So this is a thing. 

Remember “Hey, Stephen” from Taylor Swift’s Fearless album? It was written about Stephen Barker Liles from Love and Theft, who was opening for Tay during her tour at the time. 

Stephen wrote this song about Tay, too. 

Maybe if you ask very nicely at the Love and Theft show on Thursday, Sept. 12, at The Blue Note, Stephen will write a song about you, too. 

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Citizen Cope teamed up with Mizzou alumna Sheryl Crow for “Sideways” on her 2010 album, 100 Miles from Memphis.

He’s also played with Eric Clapton, Santana and Dido. 

See him at The Blue Note on Tues., Oct. 8