| Jul 8, 2014
| 5:30 AM
For years, Ringo Starr has used the occasion of his birthday to urge fans to flash the peace symbol and say the words "Peace and love" at noon wherever they happen to be in the world.
The former Beatle upped the ante for his 74th birthday party this...
| Jun 3, 2014
| 4:28 AM
The coming 2014 concert lineup in South Florida offers a windfall of performances by songwriters who seem of the same tribe, hewing to the same winding path, flying the same flag striped with an unapologetic literacy and sincerity.
Among them are Ray...
| Jun 5, 2014
| 4:56 AM
Swede Fest Palm Beach is now in its third year (they prefer the term “threequel” to “threepeat,” thanks), and film festival founder Belle Forino has noticed an increase in the quality of the 47 films submitted so far. Yes, we&...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 4:23 PM
A band that helped pioneer the dual-guitar attack, has a dozen gold and platinum albums and was ranked by MTV as the second "Greatest Metal Band" of all time says on its website that it will play Allentown’ new PPL......
| May 12, 2014
| 3:07 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — Katy Harris and Louise Friberg, a pair of second-chance professionals, earned extended work weeks with solid performances at Kingsmill's River Course.
Harris and Friberg shot the day's low rounds and captured the two available spots...
| May 20, 2014
| 9:40 AM
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are again hitting the metaphorical 441.
The singer-songwriter and classic rock hero has confirmed both a new album, "Hypnotic Eye," and a North American tour slated for late summer and fall this year.
The album, his...
| May 21, 2014
| 11:29 AM
Having played various Americana music festivals around the United States and Europe, members of Huntington Beach band The Fallen Stars figured it was about time to start a festival in their own backyard.
The band will host and play at the first Southern...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Expect electrifying blues guitarist Tom Principato to raise the roof at Rams Head On Stage in Annapolis on Friday night as he celebrates 40 years in the killin' blues business (8 p.m.).
Principato led a legendary local act called Powerhouse, carrying the...
| Mar 19, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Red Hot Chili Peppers bassist Flea, Dhani Harrison, Brendan Benson, Butch Walker and more than a dozen other musicians will take part in Petty Fest 2014 when the benefit event sets down April 3 at the El Rey Theatre for its Los Angeles stop.
| Mar 1, 2014
| 9:22 PM
King of Country George Strait didn’t get to have a career of nearly 35 years, nearly 40 gold and platinum albums, and the most No. 1 hits of any artist in any genre (60) by chasing trends. So it shouldn’t......
| Nov 23, 2013
| 11:00 AM
Dusk had settled on virtual Los Angeles, and I'd just hit a few pedestrians and smashed my stolen roadster near City Hall. The sound of police sirens was getting closer, and the nearest vehicle was an idling delivery truck. I pulled the driver out, kicked...
| May 23, 2013
| 3:14 PM
If you've just paid hundreds of dollars for a Rolling Stones ticket, what kind of a set are you paying to see? Hits, all the hits, and nothing but the hits? A deep-cut festival of connoisseurs' favorites with a couple of crowd-pleasers at the end? A...