| Jul 18, 2011
| 7:40 AM
With the summer concert season in full swing, we're still learning about new local shows. Today's big news is that Sade and John Legend are set to visit Scope in Norfolk on Sept. 12.
Sade, the singer whose soft-and-sultry style represents an artful brand...
| Apr 7, 2011
"You say you want a revolution," John Lennon sang in 1968. "Well, you know, we all want to change the world."
If not all of us, at least plenty of pop stars have, as Dorian Lynskey illustrates in his mammoth "33 Revolutions Per Minute." Starting with...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 12:23 AM
EDISON, N.J. -- Phoebe Snow, the bluesy singer-songwriter known for her song "Poetry Man," died on Tuesday at age 60 of complications from a stroke she suffered last year, her manager said.
Snow released 16 albums, composed more than 100 songs and was...
| May 5, 2011
| 4:17 PM
"Sometimes I lie awake at night and wonder,
Where the years have gone."
— Jackson Browne
I turn 60 this month. Looking back at an entire life of living and loving in Laguna, it still seems just a short memory ago that I was learning to tie...
| May 22, 2012
| 11:30 AM
Wed., May 30, 8 p.m. SOLD OUT. Infinity Hall, 20 Greenwoods Road West, Norfolk. (866) 666-6306, infinityhall.com.
Dawes are going to be everywhere this summer: Bonnaroo, the Newport Folk Festival, The Clearwater Festival, Mountain Jam,...
| Dec 7, 2011
| 6:58 AM
As reported this morning by Daily Press staffer and Bruce Springsteen enthusiast Mike Holtzclaw, Norfolk in January will host a pair of events paying tribute to the late sax player Clarence Clemons.
Clemons, a key member of Springsteen's E Street Band...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 6:10 AM
Summer is when the area's performing arts centers announce their fall schedules. The Peninsula's two main centers -- The Ferguson Center for the Arts and The American Theatre in Hampton -- have plenty of interesting shows heading our way.
As my colleague...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 6:10 AM
Modern bluegrass queen Alison Krauss will be fiddling around Norfolk in April, promoters announced. Krauss will bring her hot-shot band, Union Station, to Chrysler Hall on Friday, April 13.
Tickets go on sale Friday, Jan. 27. They're priced at $45 to $75...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 4:52 PM
1. Short But Sweet - Method of Destruction
2. Collatoral Damage - Brutal Truth
3. Ballad of Dio - Method of Destruction
4. Napalm Death - The Kill
5. Hell Awaits - Slayer
1. Tush - ZZ Top
2. Highway Star - Deep Purple
3. Venus Mars & Rock...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 7:43 AM
If you've never heard a note played by either Simon Dawes or Dawes, it's understandably very easy to get the two bands mixed up. After all, their names are very similar and lineup-wise, both are almost the same thing. But to Taylor Goldsmith, Simon...
| Apr 3, 2012
| 12:13 PM
Christopher Theme: All Songs are by Rush 1. 2112 Overture (2112) 2. The Analog Kid (Signals) 3. Ghost of a Chance (Roll the Bones) 4. Nobody's Hero (Counterparts) 5. Far Cry (Snakes and Arrows)
Mary Theme: Favorite Songs 1.Gentle On My...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 7:34 AM
Rock 'n' roll sax player Clarence Clemons, known as The Big Man among countless Bruce Springsteen fans, died June 18 from complications of a stroke. Clemons was a native of the Norfolk area and he still has friends and relatives in the region. A...