| Nov 6, 2012
| 11:40 AM
Jenny Owen Youngs
w/ Mirah and Jaymay. $12 advance, $14 doors. 7 p.m., Nov. 11. The Space, 295 Treadwell St., Building H, Hamden, (203) 288-6400, thespace.tk.
As a frivolous pop song, "Call Me Maybe" happily aspires to be nothing more than that....
| Sep 6, 2012
| 7:43 PM
A Green Day member sporting a "Free Pussy Riot" T-shirt was about as political as the 2012 MTV VMAs were able to get. The band unveiled yet another new song, "Let Yourself Go," and the song, again, saw the band moving away from the political and social...
| Dec 5, 2010
Where else but Los Angeles could the names in the audience be as familiar as those onstage? Witness the Nov. 28 opening for "Next to Normal," the Tony Award- and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical at the Ahmanson Theatre. The guests included Keely and...
| Sep 8, 2011
| 6:01 AM
Touring productions of the musicals "American Idiot," "Bring it On" and "Fela!" are the highlights of the spring 2012 season at Broadway in Chicago. They join the previously announced blockbuster, "The Book of Mormon."
The presenter said Thursday that...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 2:39 PM
For all their Berkeley punk-rock bona fides — unassailable and enough to send a certain kind of ill-prepared theatergoer headed for an early exit — Green Day songs are actually filled with hope and longing. They may rail hard, loud and long...
| Nov 21, 2010
High in his ridgeline home, sitting on a porch that feels like a ledge, Gerard Way peered through cigarette smoke and the late-afternoon Pasadena haze as he searched his memory for the moment when his band, My Chemical Romance, shed its skin. "I think,"...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 2:29 PM
Ever since his smash hit "Spring Awakening," Michael Mayer has been one of Broadway's hottest, busiest and most distinctive directors. We spoke with Mayer about the tour of his Broadway production of "American Idiot," which opens Tuesday in Chicago, his...
| Dec 24, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Energy usually is a very important element to a rock show: Without it, a great-sounding show can be bogged down. Or a mediocre concert can be elevated, as was the case of Patent Pending headlining an eight-band show Friday at......
| Mar 16, 2012
| 4:33 PM
"A Room With a View," a musical adaptation of E.M. Forster's 1908 novel, has its world premiere at the Old Globe....
| Mar 15, 2012
| 4:32 PM
"American Idiot," the Broadway show adapted from Green Day's recording of the same title, opens at the Ahmanson Theatre....
| Jun 22, 2012
| 4:37 PM
R&B singer Maxwell has been forced to cancel his six-date summer tour, including its two Staples Center dates July 20 and 21, after the singer's doctor recommended that he give his vocal cords a rest....
| Jan 5, 2012
| 4:23 AM
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week 1. ASHER ROTH Bucks County-born rapper Asher Roth seemed to come out of nowhere in 2009 to top the charts with his slacker single “I Love College” and debut album “Asleep in the......