| Jan 31, 2014
| 7:53 AM
"American Idol" handed out a few final golden tickets -- 21 of them, to be precise -- as it wrapped up its Season 13 auditions on Thursday in Omaha. Along the way, Keith Urban reconnected with an old pal he hadn't seen in years, Harry Connick Jr. had...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 9:28 AM
Perhaps taking a cue from Beyonce’s showstopping, barely there Grammys dress by L.A. designer Michael Costello, country music divas embraced the sheer-and-sexy cutout trend on the red carpet at the American Country Music Awards held Sunday night...
| Feb 13, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Regulators and media watchdogs may not like it, but Comcast thinks bigger is better.
In making an all-stock bid of $45.2 billion for Time Warner Cable, Comcast is betting that growing its footprint in the United States will keep it competitive at a...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 4:47 PM
For every Carrie Underwood and Kelly Clarkson, there are dozens of "American Idol" contestants who have yet to find stardom, but haven't given up on their rock 'n' roll dreams. Burbank resident Mary Powers is one of them.
Until recently the 28-year-...
| Apr 6, 2014
| 5:00 PM
The cowboy rides away a winner, as veteran Texas singer George Strait collected the top honor for entertainer of the year Sunday at the 49th Academy of Country Music Awards in Las Vegas.
The fan-voted award comes as Strait is in the midst of his...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 4:22 AM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. GEORGE STRAIT Singers in any genre often talk about quitting at the top of their game, but country music icon George Strait appears as if he’s actually doing it......
| Feb 28, 2014
| 4:22 AM
In July, Bo Bice, the runner-up on the fourth season of “American Idol,” got an unexpected phone call. It was from the legendary jazz-rock group Blood, Sweat & Tears, saying vocalist David Aldo had returned to his solo career and......
| Mar 12, 2014
| 10:51 AM
Female country singers are complaining that their music is being pushed off the airwaves by a new crew of young, male, “bro-country” musicians singing interchangeable songs about dirt roads, pickup trucks, girls in tiny cutoff jeans and beer,...
| Mar 7, 2014
| 10:04 AM
Perhaps the biggest surprise in the concert Wednesday that had “American Idol” runner-up Bo Bice fronting seminal jazz-rock group Blood, Sweat & Tears at Musikfest Cafet at ArtsQuest Center in Bethlehem was how much Bice suppressed his...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 9:32 PM
"It's really cool that we can collaborate," Miranda Lambert says of teaming with Carrie Underwood on "Something Bad," from Lambert's forthcoming album "Platinum."...
| Sep 5, 2013
Headlines for Thursday, September 5, 2013
ROGER WATERS: One Wall He Does Not Want to Tear Down
Roger Waters took his production of Pink Floyd's The Wall to Berlin, Germany last night, and on Tuesday he joined a protest to protect one of the last...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 10:44 AM
Right now Bob Greenblatt is adding "live TV musicals" to his list of favorite things (right after brown paper packages tied up with string).
"Sound of Music Live!", the first live musical on network television in more than 50 years and a pet project...