Published on June 03, 2019

Local surgeon seeks to save lives through music; album to release June 7

Dr. Falcone and guitar

Dr. John Falcone hopes to inspire others, but this time it won't be through medicine. His upcoming album, Falcone Rising, is the product of a personal journey that he hopes will lift others up.

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This story originally ran in the Owensboro Times on Friday, May 24, 2019.

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