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Bailey Grace Pattison has been singing from a young age.

Mercer softball player-turned-singer dazzles Macon 

Keith Holmes Jr., Staff Writer November 4, 2020
Bailey Grace Pattison won Macon's 487 Sings United competition this summer, earning the $2,500 grand prize and the ability to record a track at Capricorn Sound Studios.
Senior Vice President for Marketing Communications and Chief of Staff Larry Brumley gives a tour of the newly restored Capricorn Sound Studio.

Mercer Music at Capricorn to open with events in December

Serena Golden, Photography Editor October 10, 2019
Once a recording spot for iconic groups such as the Allman Brothers Band and Wet Willie, the dilapidated Capricorn Records building saddened Macon’s rock fans for years. Now the studio will open for a second time this December.
Andrew Eck, 5/4 Music Space Co-owner, stands next to historical piano at the business' brick in mortar on Walnut Street.

5/4 Music Space to empower Macon Musicians

Ireal James, Staff Writer April 14, 2016

The 5/4 Management Group, who recently launched 5/4 Music Space on Walnut Street in Macon, Georgia, is seeking artists who are interested in enhancing their musical talents in a major way. 5/4 Management...

Bryan Nichols stands inside the Capricorn office space at 535 DT Walton Sr Way. Nichols purchased the property and looking to rebuild it into office space or lofts.

Capricorn office space restoration at crossroads

Nicholas Wooten, Managing Editor December 3, 2015

Among the vanities housed at Bryan Nichols’ storage building sits stacks of someone else’s treasure. There are ticket stubs from every Allman Brothers Band concert in 1974-1975, photographs of artist...

The Voices at 535 Cotton Avenue: Capricorn Record's Business Office condemned, near destruction

The Voices at 535 Cotton Avenue: Capricorn Record’s Business Office condemned, near destruction

Nicholas Wooten October 9, 2014

“I like to say in Macon that, if our walls could talk, they would definitely sing,” said Jessica Walden, co-owner of Rock Candy Tours, a Macon music history tour company, and daughter of Capricorn...

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