| Dec 5, 2011
| 12:01 PM
If you've gotten around to absorbing H-p1, the latest mind-expanding record by New York space-rock trio White Hills for the Thrill Jockey imprint, here’s some exciting news: in March, they'll release Frying on this Rock, a five-song LP recorded with...
| Jan 20, 2012
| 9:35 AM
Did you ever wish you had caught onto a band sooner than you finally did? Then when you do you wish more people would fall in line and give said band their due? That's me with England's Wolf People right now.
Steeple is the first proper full length...
| Mar 26, 2012
| 7:39 PM
It was the spring of 1963 — 49 years ago.
The Smothers Brothers blazed incandescent on the national college concert circuit. They visited my campus, Orange Coast College, for a concert that year.
I was 18, my buddy, Joe, 19. Ten months later, I...
| Sep 11, 2011
| 8:38 AM
SAN DIEGO - Several commemoration events were planned around the San Diego area Sunday to mark the 10th anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks.
``A Decade of Remembrance'' event will be held at 9 a.m. in Chula Vista, featuring a moment of silence, a...
| Nov 2, 2011
| 1:27 PM
Sunday, Aug. 4, 1968, was a memorable day. The Mets lost to the Dodgers 2-0. The first Newport Pop Festival, the first big event of its kind to attract more than 100,000 people, took place in Costa Mesa, Calif. — and the crowd roared to Country...
| Jun 2, 2011
The music and culture of the 1980s will flash back to downtown Las Vegas this summer as Fremont Street Experience presents “Nina Blackwood’s Absolutely ’80s” summer concert series and festival. The 100-day promotion will kick...
| Aug 30, 2012
| 10:09 AM
Here are you winners!
1. Lionel Ritchie- Dancing on the Ceiling
2. Carl Douglas- Kung Fu Fighting
3. The Guess Who-Clap for the Wolfman
4. Bertie Higgins- Key Largo by Bertie Higgins.
5. Styx- Mr. Roboto
1. John Fred and...
| Sep 14, 2012
| 9:04 AM
Tonight @ 8PM
Metropolis Performing Arts Centre
Arlington Heights, IL
Hit 70s and 80s rock group Jefferson Starship perform at Metropolis
Performing Arts Centre on September 14, 2012 at 8 P.M....
| Apr 13, 2012
| 11:39 AM
Every spring, I listen to the Grateful Dead with fresh ears, not to the exclusion of everything else, but close to it. (I'm not alone in this. How many people in the Northeast associate the Dead's music with thaw, both literal and spiritual?)
| Apr 25, 2012
UPDATE: THE POLLS HAVE CLOSED. CHECK BACK LATER THIS WEEK TO FIND OUT WHO MADE THE FINAL 4!
After 9 years of facing off Chicago bands in our Rock ‘n’ Vote competition, you might think the city would run out of strong candidates.
You would be...
| Oct 17, 2008
There's nothing like a little harp music to soothe jangled nerves. Popular at weddings, funerals and not a few brises, the age-old instrument, with its sensual curves and ethereal-sounding glissandi, not only has an aristocratic air but also seems an...
| Mar 4, 2010
One pill makes you larger and one pill makes you small, and the pills Tim Burton gives you don't do very much at all.
With apologies to Jefferson Airplane's "White Rabbit," that more or less sums up "Alice in Wonderland," the director's middling new...