| May 12, 2014
| 9:17 AM
Neil Young is making his first appearance with longtime fan Jimmy Fallon on "The Tonight Show" on Monday night in a joint session with Jack White, Young’s collaborator on his latest album “A Letter Home.”
The album features songs by...
| May 13, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Just as Neil Young is poised to release an album full of songs written by other artists including Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson and Gordon Lightfoot, Dylan has just released his rendition of “Full Moon & Empty Arms,” a standard popularized in Frank...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 5:00 AM
Pop & Hiss is premiering “Lead Me On,” a track from Joe Henry’s forthcoming album “Invisible Hour,” his first studio collection in almost three years.
It’s an emotionally raw, folk-rooted ballad of romantic and...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 10:50 AM
There’s a reason the voice singing the song at the beginning and end of Sunday’s “The Walking Dead” episode sounded so familiar. The folk rock tune, “Blackbird Song,” is by former “American Idol” winner...
| Mar 14, 2014
| 8:15 AM
CHICAGO — When London-born Anna Clyne was 7, friends of her parents gave her family a piano with randomly missing keys. Undeterred, Clyne not only played that piano but by age 11 had written a few little songs for herself and a flute-playing friend....
| Apr 16, 2014
"Greenwich Village Stories: A Collection of Memories"
It's the most famous "village" in the world, even though it actually is a neighborhood. In this wonderful collection of reminiscences, editor Judith Stonehill features...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 3:28 AM
“It will be a good joke on us all if, in fifty years or so, Dylan is regarded as a significant figure in English poetry. Not Mr. Thomas, the late Welsh bard, but Bob, the guitar-picking American balladeer. One step toward the latter's canonization...
| May 6, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Twin brothers Mark and Jonnie Houston, known for transporting Angelenos back in time with their creatively designed, era-themed bars, have done it again with their newest venture, Good Times at Davey Wayne’s.
The ’70s throwback is nestled on...
| May 5, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Most performers playing the major music festivals have to shoehorn their normal shows into hourlong time slots, but not Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band.
Playing Saturday at one of the longest-running American music festivals — the New...
| May 16, 2014
| 12:00 PM
"You are a predictable snotty little journalist that had to take a shot at the Rolling Stones. Overrated? I think not. You, on the other hand, have accomplished nothing in your pathetic little career. Who are you? Just another third-rate . . . writer."...