| Sep 23, 2008
Charlie Haden Family & Friends (Decca)
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The stereotypical disconnect between the worlds of jazz and country music was beautifully crystallized many years ago when celebrated drummer Buddy Rich was in the hospital. Just before going into surgery,...
| Jan 22, 2007
Rage Against the Machine, the seminal L.A. band that made heavy music into political manifesto, will reunite after a seven-year lull for one show as the headliners at the 2007 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.
Sources say Rage, which played the...
| Oct 8, 2009
Kings of Leon rocked the American Airlines Center in Dallas last night to a huge eclectic crowd. Check out the photos and send us yours!
| Nov 17, 2009
Them Crooked Vultures, 'Them Crooked Vultures' *** ½ (out of 4)
Hot-shot resumes aside, the three heavy hitters in Them Crooked Vultures have a taste for the strange. Guitarist Josh Homme (Queens of the Stone Age) indulges his weirder impulses in his...
| Nov 22, 2009
| 8:35 PM
Nominations and winners for the 2009 American Music Awards. Winners will be in bold italics.
ARTIST OF THE YEAR
Kings of Leon
POP/ROCK -- Favorite Male Artist
| Dec 3, 2009
| 4:04 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Taylor Swift has won just about every top music award there is this year, but the possibility of winning not just one, but eight Grammys, had the 19-year-old screaming for joy as the nominations were announced.
"I started freaking out...
| Jun 7, 2009
Voyeurism never gets dull. Tabloids have us reveling in celebrity mishaps, but an emptiness always follows. We want to know what really moves the people we admire. Take our über-compilation of song lists to elevate the dialogue at your next salon. I mean,...
| Jun 12, 2009
| 11:13 AM
Ha Ha Tonka Tonight 8:00 p.m. http://www.schubas.com Schubas 3159 N. Southport Chicago http://www.hahatonkamusic.com
Their latest record, Novel Sounds of the Nouveau South, hits stores Tuesday, 6/16, and it's great!
| Jun 12, 2009
Negotiations are under way to bring a country music festival to Baton Rouge over Memorial Day weekend next year.
Baton Rouge officials say they're working with New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival promoter Quint Davis and his partners to create the...
| Jul 30, 2009
| 1:25 PM
Returning for its second year, the All Points West Music and Arts Festival will kick off this Friday with a bill that has something for everyone.
With bands like Coldplay, the Ting Tings, Vampire Weekend and Tool, there's plenty of must-see acts to...
| Aug 16, 2009
| 1:24 PM
Some helpful advice for "Twilight" stars Kristen Stewart and Robert Pattinson : Don't fuel rumors of a romance by getting all up in each other's business.
While on a junket with other"New Moon"cast members in Vancouver, Stewart and Pattinson took in a...