| Oct 3, 2013
| 4:23 AM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. BRIAN WILSON AND JEFF BECK The pairing of guitarist-extraordinaire Jeff Beck and Beach Boys musical-mastermind Brian Wilson might seem incongruous. Jeff Beck, left, and Brian Wilson After all, Beck’...
| Sep 10, 2013
| 4:22 PM
This is almost certainly not the first time it’s been said (I probably even said it before), but I’ve got one word to describe the English rock band Muse. It soars. It did so again on Monday night at Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, where...
| Sep 21, 2013
| 9:32 PM
It's being reported that Assisi Jackson, the 21-year-old granddaughter of Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger, is expecting a baby in 2014. That will be his first great-grandchild....
| Sep 24, 2013
| 5:10 AM
This will make you feel old. Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger recently learned that he’s going to be a great-grandfather! Jagger’s 21-year-old granddaughter, Assisi (daughter of Jade Jagger, Mick’s daughter with Bianca Jagger) is...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Naming her current CD "33 1/3" came easily for Shemekia Copeland. The title refers to her love of vinyl records, the number of revolutions an album makes per minute on a turntable and her age when the CD was released this past September. Having spent more...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 6:10 PM
Early in 2012, Trombone Shorty played one concert where he got so caught up watching the legendary players assembled onstage — Jeff Beck, B.B. King and Mick Jagger were among the musicians jamming with the New Orleans trombonist at the time —...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 10:05 AM
It’s the most shocking line-up change for a band since Brian Jones left the Rolling Stones.
Don’t laugh. The Wiggles, the Australian kiddie-rock outfit, has won over millions of fans over the years not just because their stage act features a...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 7:26 AM
Steven Van Zandt — the 62-year-old guitarist for the E Street Band, a political activist who famously took action in the 1980s against the Sun City resort in South Africa and a late-in-life actor who played Silvio Dante on "The Sopranos" — is,...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 1:00 PM
The terrific documentary "Muscle Shoals" warmly spotlights America's legendary music recording locale, the Tennessee River town of Muscle Shoals, Ala. Director Greg "Freddy" Camalier skillfully, unhurriedly unfurls a wealth of classic music-biz tales as...
| Oct 23, 2013
| 10:30 AM
"Walking Dead" and "Low Winter Sun" thesp Lennie James has joined the ensemble of the James Brown biopic "Get On Up," starring Chadwick Boseman.
Octavia Spencer and Viola Davis are also on board with Tate Taylor directing.
Pic follows Brown's rise...
| Nov 6, 2013
| 5:07 PM
Taylor Swift, Miranda Lambert, Kacey Musgraves, Brad Paisley and Blake Shelton are among the artists performing Wednesday night on the CMA Awards show from Nashville, and Pop & Hiss will be with you all night live blogging the festivities.
| Nov 8, 2013
| 1:10 PM
How does a novice filmmaker, and a documentary filmmaker at that, get access to some of the world’s biggest rock, pop and R&B stars for his inaugural low-budget project?
That was relatively easy for Greg Camalier — he just chose a subject...