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• 'Fist in the Air': Katy Perry's brash pop-rock attitude will heat up Warped Tour, Ventura County Star (PDF)

• Yo-Yo Ma reveals his journey through images and music, Ventura County Star (PDF)

Essence of an Icon: Herbie Hancock no longer considers himself a musician. 'What I am is a human being,' he says, Ventura County Star (PDF)

• Pianist Sean Chen to perform in Van Cliburn competition, Ventura County Star (PDF)

• Nature's Song: Wander in wonder as John Luther Adams' 'Inuksuit' envelops Libbey Park during Ojai Music Festival, Ventura County Star (PDF)

• 'Spider-Man's' Reeve Carney talks about Bono, Edge and his band, @U2.com