| Jun 7, 2011
| 8:48 AM
Some kind of magic switch seems to have gotten flipped. With summer here, Connecticut turns into a sunny wonderland of outdoor music festivals, county fairs, regional food shindigs and other finely focused affairs. Celebrate the seasonal joys of...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 5:38 PM
This weekend, Crescenta Valley Sheriff’s Station Lt. Angela Shepherd was in town to work a different beat — on stage, behind a microphone.
Shepherd is lead singer and front woman for The Mixx, a five-piece rock ’n’ roll band...
| Apr 14, 2011
| 9:23 AM
The complete schedule of the Meijer Gardens Summer Concert Series features
Comedian, actor, and banjo player Steve Martin is on the 2011 Summer Concert Series schedule, live on June 26.
It is the first time Martin has appeared at the venue. Three other...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 5:42 AM
WALLA WALLA, Wash. — We could bop to the live blues music coming from Charles Smith Wines long before we got inside the door. It was loud enough to match the reputation of Walla Walla's "rock star" winemaker.
It was Thursday, the weekly Blues & BBQ...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 3:21 PM
Frederik Meijer Gardens & Sculpture Park announced today the first four acts of their popular summer concert series. The B-52s, famous for their party-rock anthems "Rock Lobster" and "Love Shack" kick off the series June 1. The Steve Miller Band, Wynton...
| Apr 16, 2012
| 6:57 PM
You may have heard Guns & Roses was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame this weekend and Axl Rose released an official statement to the hall telling them not to induct him in his absence and that no one was authorized to accept the award on his...
| Aug 14, 2009
Les Paul was often called rock royalty, but for the people who knew the man before his death Thursday at age 94, that term often inspired a gentle chuckle.
Born in Wisconsin in 1915, Paul was a Midwestern jazz man who went on to make high-polish 1950s...
| Oct 27, 2009
Ernest D. Sillers
Founder of Episcopal schools
The Rev. Canon Ernest D. Sillers, 99, who founded several Episcopal schools and St. Margaret's Episcopal Church in San Juan Capistrano, died of natural causes Oct. 15 at Saddleback Memorial Hospital in...
| Nov 13, 2008
He didn't have to cobble together a show when he decided to turn his shoe repair shop into an art gallery.
All Greg Papazian had to do was reach into the shoe box that for 35 years held a one-of-a-kind photographic record of Los Angeles in its glittery...
| Aug 13, 2009
Les Paul, the virtuoso guitarist, entertainer and relentless innovator whose drive to produce the sounds he wanted from his recordings and instruments helped pave the way for rock 'n' roll, died today. He was 94.
Paul died of complications from pneumonia...
| Sep 20, 2009
| 4:34 PM
Live-blogging the 2009 Emmy Awards 8:05 p.m.: Closing thoughts. Whoever has the Emmys next year should break with tradition and hire Neil Patrick Harris to host. Might be time to ban '30 Rock' from further nominations. Bryan Cranston is finally......
| Mar 5, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The Gibson will have several Latin music acts, including Gilberto Santa Rosa, Pepe Aguilar and Vicente Fernández. Sugarland, the Go-Go's and Norah Jones will play the Greek. System of a Down's Serj Tankian, Spanish tenor Jose Carreras, L.A. rockers 30......