| May 26, 2005
Current members: Andy Waldeck, bass; Michael Sauri, guitar; Nate Brown, drums.
Founded in: 2003
Style: Alternative rock
Influenced by: Radiohead, Coldplay
Notable: This spring Barr has been busy shooting a music video. Locations...
| Jun 16, 2005
Current members: Ryan McMichael, alto and soprano saxophone, piano and vocals; Reid Draper, upright and electric bass; Brian Grahn, lead vocals and rhythm guitar; Sam Drazin, percussion; Rob Turer, lead guitar
Founded in: 2004...
| Feb 9, 2006
The Irish rock band U2 cemented its position atop the music universe last night as the band swept the 48th annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles, winning five awards, including album of the year and song of the year.
"This is really a big, big night for...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Four songs into Garth Brooks' opening-night show of his first world tour in 17 years, the country superstar screamed at about 17,500 fans packed into the sold-out Allstate Arena outside Chicago. "You came back!" he shouted, then repeated: "You came back!"...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 6:00 AM
There's been plenty of smash albums this year. Pharrell cashed in on last summer's "Happy" with his breakout sophomore effort this year. Coldplay not only notched another behemoth debut but provided a soundtrack to "conscious uncoupling" in the process....
| Aug 22, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Fat suits are usually a signal to flee with all due haste, but Coldplay manages to employ two in the group’s video for “True Love,” the third single from its “Ghost Stories” album, in an endearing way.
Shot largely in Los...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 12:15 PM
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - The National Football League has in some cases inquired about the possibility of having the musicians who might play the halftime show for Super Bowl XLIX pay for the privilege of doing so, according to a report in The Wall...
| Aug 14, 2014
Blindingly brilliant dobro player Jerry Douglas appears Friday at the historic Avalon Theatre in Easton with his solo band (8 p.m.).
Douglas is the hands down favorite dobro player of his generation, recognized for his traditional bluegrass and more...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 2:30 PM
Aussie pop quartet 5 Seconds of Summer took the No. 1 slot on the U.S. album chart last week with some of the year's biggest numbers.
The quartet's self-titled Capitol debut burst onto the list with a 259,000-unit bow, according to Nielsen SoundScan data...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 12:25 PM
Several months ago at his parents' Naperville home, Randy Stine stumbled on an issue of his high school newspaper in which seniors talk about their future plans.
He doesn't remember writing that he wanted to be a successful singer in an a cappella...
| Jul 29, 2014
| 10:18 AM
When Jon Hopkins made his only previous visit to South Florida, he was left off the bill for a November, 2008 show with tourmates Coldplay at the BankAtlantic Center. Not that anyone would have noticed.
To that point the London composer and synth...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 1:25 PM
Well, “X” escalated quickly.
The second studio album by English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran has achieved mammoth success as the fastest-selling album of 2014 in the U.K. Pronounced “multiply,” the record sold 180,000 copies in...