| Jan 15, 2012
| 8:29 PM
The most stunning moment on the latest Kills’ album, “Blood Pressures” (Domino), is the one that’s perhaps most out of character. Alison Mosshart and Jamie Hince have long been celebrated for their scuzzy take on electro-blues...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:55 AM
I don't own a lot of "original motion picture" soundtracks. To be honest most movie soundtracks just aren't worth owning in my book. But there are a handful I own because either a) they break the trend and actually have more good music than bad or b)...
| Jan 21, 2012
| 3:35 PM
About 250 people gathered at the OASIS Senior Center last week to remember famed ukulele player Bill Tapia in a celebration of his life that had originally been planned as his 104th birthday party.
"This is his kind of party," said John McDonald of San...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 11:42 AM
The Friedens Lutheran Church will be hosting the first Coffee House of the year at 7 p.m. Friday. The entertainment will be "Brad & Crafty." Refreshments will be served. Donations will be accepted at the door.
The church is along Route 281.
| Sep 12, 2012
| 8:43 PM
Strolling accordions, a parade and a junior varsity football kuchen jamboree will be part of this weekend's Eureka-German Russian Schmeckfest in Eureka.
The 23rd annual Schmeckfest runs Friday through Sunday.
The weekend begins Friday with...
| Jul 17, 2012
Country singer Kitty Wells had been recording, touring and broadcasting without major success for more than a decade when she accepted an offer in 1952 to record one more song before she planned to turn her attention to staying at home and raising a...
| Jul 16, 2012
| 2:04 PM
Kitty Wells, the long-reigning “Queen of Country Music” and the first woman to reach No. 1 on the country chart with her attitude-changing hit “It Wasn’t God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels,” died Monday at age 92 of complications...
| Mar 4, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Sirens of the '60s, which comes to Aberdeen March 14-17, is truly a family show.
The revue, a salute to the great female vocalists of the 1960s such as Dionne Warwick, Lesley Gore, Barbra Streisand, Petula Clark and Shirley Bassey, is being...
| Mar 6, 2012
| 1:44 PM
Jacqueline Petroccia plays country singer Patsy Cline in the Ivoryton Playhouse production of "Always...Patsy Cline" March 14 to April 1.
The show, which features 27 songs, follows the career of Cline, who died at the age of 30 in 1963. She would have...
| Apr 20, 2012
| 8:17 AM
Gail Farley will celebrate her 65th birthday Saturday, April 21, with Elvis, Johnny Cash and Patsy Cline. And she says getting $10,000 will make her birthday that much better.
Farley will celebrate at "Rock Around the Clock," a 50s theme fundraiser for...
| Nov 20, 2012
| 5:32 PM
The Totem Pole Playhouse is pulling out all the stops for its 2013 season filling the stage with an expanded regular season, four musicals, Tony-award winning and nominated shows and the largest cast sizes in more than 35 years.
There are a lot of firsts...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 12:56 PM
When Virginia “Ginger” Shirley was diagnosed with ovarian cancer more than two years ago, she had been fighting other medical issues for more than a decade. This time, after surgery, she pulled out a pencil and paper and wrote letters to her...