| Jun 4, 2014
| 8:14 PM
| Apr 30, 2014
| 9:08 AM
At the Seminole Hard Rock Casino in Tampa, a glass case contains the guitar that Richie Havens played at the original Woodstock, a festival remembered both for its mud and music.
About a mile away, fans at the inaugural Big Guava Music Festival on...
| Feb 23, 2014
Pop quiz: What's the most famous concert that ever happened? Most people would probably say Woodstock, the blow-out 1969 festival that symbolised and crystalised the hippie dream and the counterculture of the era. Ok — this next question's a...
| Sep 6, 2013
Bay Days music has been essentially local for a few years now so newcomers may be surprised to know that famous musicians once stormed though downtown Hampton every September.
Willie Nelson, Ruth Brown, George Clinton, Toby Keith, The Georgia...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 8:29 PM
Richie Havens, the veteran folk singer whose frenetic guitar strumming and impassioned vocals made him one of the defining voices and faces of Woodstock and 1960s pop music, died Monday of a heart attack at his home in Jersey City, N.J. He was 72.
| Apr 23, 2013
| 4:12 PM
Who would have ever suspected that the guy behind "The Time (Dirty Bit)" would play fast and loose with using other artists' material?
Will.i.am's new single with Chris Brown, "Let's Go," met with instant derision from EDM fans for its note-for-note...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 1:44 PM
It’s just been announced that Richard Barone, leader of underrated New Wave band The Bongos (“In the Congo”) will be playing Café Nine on April 25.
This illustrious booking will be cause for further praise and analysis as the date...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 7:00 AM
In a cramped UCLA classroom, trumpeter Nicholas Payton is leading a young septet of college students through his piece "The Backwards Step." He's here as part of a weeklong teaching residency, and the song he plays to the group at the Thelonious Monk...
| Jan 12, 2012
| 4:33 PM
“Great Performances” 9 p.m., Friday KOCE: "Let Me Down Easy": Anna Deavere Smith portrays several different characters, sharing their life experiences....
| Feb 28, 2012
| 4:36 PM
'Listen, Whitey! The Sounds of Black Power 1967-1974' and 'Soundtrack for a Revolution' recall the push for social change....
| Sep 7, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Whoopi Goldberg will be here. And Rob Reiner, showing “Flipped” and talking to conventioneers about his 60s period piece. The Orlando@50+ AARP convention coming here at the end Sept. 30-Oct. 2 has lots of older music acts — B.B. King,...
| May 19, 2011
| 4:23 AM
The Top 5 Concerts of the Coming week: 1. THE CARS Ric Ocasek, front man for the new wave group The Cars, was quoted nine years after their 1988 split as saying they would never reunite. But in fall 2009,......