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  • Kris Allen is good, but hardly an 'American Idol' at World Cafe Live in Philadelphia

     
    Nearly four years later, it’s still hard to figure how Kris Allen won Season Eight of “American Idol.” His pleasant-but-unspectacular voice and muted singer/songwriter vibe hardly set him apart from thousands of others doing the same...
  • Three guitar greats in one show announced as another Musikfest headliner

     
    Three guitar greats in one show have just been announced as another headliner for Musikfest's 30th anniversary year. Rock singer Peter Frampton, blues icon B.B. King and fellow blues guitarist Sonny Landreth, playing as Frampton’s Guitar Circus,...
  • Garth Brooks ending his Las Vegas show at the Wynn

     
    Garth Brooks fans, better book your ticket to Las Vegas soon -- the country singer has announced that he'll play his final solo acoustic show at the Wynn Las Vegas on Nov. 17. That means you have just four more chances to catch one of the concerts....
  • REVIEW: Top 10 reasons we liked Scotty McCreery at Sands Bethlehem Event Center

     
    We liked the show by Scotty McCreery, winner of the 10th season of “American Idol,” when he played Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Thursday. And in the same way “American Idol” whittles contestants down to the Top 10, here are........
  • Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week

     
    Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. FARM AID Farm Aid is the longest-running benefit concert series in America, and since 1985 has raised raising more than $40 million to help family farmers thrive all over the country while......
  • Jason Aldean sticks to the tried-and-true on 'Night Train'

    Jason Aldean sticks to the tried-and-true on 'Night Train'
    A couple decades ago, Garth Brooks ushered country music into the arena age. The latest in that lineage of turbo-charged country hunks is Jason Aldean. By any commercial standard, Aldean is on a white-hot streak. As a touring act, Aldean has graduated...
  • Edgar Meyer, double bass master, to play Old Dominion University March 18

    Edgar Meyer, double bass master, to play Old Dominion University March 18
    Edgar Meyer, a celebrated classical bassist who specializes in multi-genre blending, will perform a solo concert at Chandler Recital Hall on campus at Old Dominion University 8 p.m. Saturday, March 18. Tickets are $15, $10 for students. Visit...
  • Sam Bush & Del McCoury Perform at Norwalk Concert Hall on Feb. 24

    Sam Bush & Del McCoury Perform at Norwalk Concert Hall on Feb. 24
    Del McCoury started picking in public in the early 1960s as a member of Bill Monroe's Blue Grass Boys. Sam Bush is known as the King of Telluride, a Grammy-winning mandolin player who has played with a list of performers that reads like a who's who of...
  • Charlie Louvin dies at 83; country singer

    Charlie Louvin dies at 83; country singer
    Charlie Louvin, the country singer whose scintillating harmonizing with his brother Ira created a distinctive template for duet singing that strongly influenced the Everly Brothers, the Beatles, the Byrds and successive generations of singers including...
  • Dan Peek dies at 60; founding member of the band America

    Dan Peek, a founding member of soft-rock trio America, which shot to the top of the pop charts in the 1970s with bouncy, lightweight hits including "A Horse With No Name," "Ventura Highway" and "Sister Golden Hair," died Sunday at his home in Farmington,...
  • Garth Brooks is doubling down on Vegas

    Garth Brooks is doubling down on Vegas
    When Garth Brooks returns to his limited engagement next month in Las Vegas, some of those in line at the Encore box office may be surprised to find that the price of a ticket has nearly doubled. The increase — from $125 to $225 — has...
  • 'The Visible Man' review: Chuck Klosterman is in sly form

    'The Visible Man' review: Chuck Klosterman is in sly form
    In an often repeated 2001 segment from the syndicated radio program "This American Life," people are asked which superpower they would prefer: flight or invisibility? On the show the choice becomes shorthand for two sides of human nature, and that kind of...