| Oct 1, 2010
| 4:36 PM
Formerly 1/2 of VEGA, Alan Palomo's psychedelic "chill-wave" musings have found a new outlet in Neon Indian, whose 2009 debut LP "Pyschic Chasms" set many music bloggers and critics raving. Tonight, Palomo plays alongside electroacoustic experimentalist...
| Sep 29, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Patrick Stump and Pete Wentz of Fall Out Boy perform at Bojangles' Coliseum in Charlotte, North Carolina on April 24, 2009. (Jeff Siner/Charlotte Observer/MCT) So apparently The CW's "One Tree Hill" is having various artists cover it's theme song "I Don't...
| Jun 17, 2010
The final performance of a two-day street festival is the one typically reserved for the headliner. Yet timing wasn't working in the Like's favor on this late May Sunday evening.
"There were a lot more people here last night," said bassist Laena Geronimo...
| Jul 17, 2011
Living in Los Angeles, one of the early joys of summer is running down the schedule at the Hollywood Bowl. Probably the most famed venue on the West Coast, the Bowl's sprawling, woodsy confines and nearly 18,000-person capacity can transform mere concerts...
| Aug 14, 2011
An eclectic group will assemble onstage Wednesday night at the Hollywood Bowl to riff on the work of Joni Mitchell. Oddly, one thing many of these artists — who range from jazz to folk to indie rock — have in common is that they arrived late...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 12:46 PM
This week, Todd Barry is performing at Bridge Street Live in Collinsville, a newish Connecticut rock club whose focus is, like many rock clubs, expanded to include comedy.
In 2005, the standup documentary “The Comedians of Comedy” included...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 11:21 AM
1. America: Simon and Garfunkel
2. Hillbilly Highway: Steve Earle
3. One Piece at a Time: Johnny Cash
4. Especially in Michigan: Red Hot Chili Peppers
5. Roll Me Away: Bob Seger
1. A Kind of Magic: Queen
2. Now I'm...
| May 11, 2011
| 5:12 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama's evening of poetry at the White House set off Republican critics before the artists had uttered a word.
The first lady invited prominent writers, musicians and a rapper to perform Wednesday night to showcase the...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 11:34 AM
Okay: what do you want out of your Christmas/holiday music (other than wanting it to stop)? Memories? Dinner or fireplace-worthy jazz chillouts? It takes all kinds. If you're too lazy to make up your own mind, try some of these. One of 'em has got to do...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 6:35 AM
• Thursday: Stephen Haynes and Joe Morris present Improvisations IV, 7 p.m., $12-$15, Real Art Ways, Hartford; Zach Birdcall Yost, The Benedicks, Mandrake Mechanism and Details, Sully's, Hartford.
• Friday: An Indie Good Time ft. Departures,...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 1:25 PM
Aimee Mann writes songs that tell dry, witty tales of emotional self-destruction. Her catchy melodies and evocative lyrics often draw comparisons to the Beatles in style. Her early years with the band 'Til Tuesday earned her a Best New Artist award at the...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Singer-songwriter Aimee Mann shows up to do a CPTV taping at Norfolk's Infinity Hall, a mere three days before her arch-nemesis Suzanne Vega rolls into town. (Okay, the rivalry's not real, but it got laughs last season on "Portlandia," where Mann played...