| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:10 PM
It's hard to believe, but Taj Mahal has been around long enough to have a listing — squeezed between Mad River and Mamas and the Papas — in Lillian Roxon's seminal 1969 Rock Encyclopedia. Harder to believe that, every year, his name never...
| Nov 7, 2013
| 4:22 AM
Here are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE When Justin Timberlake came through Philadelphia with Jay Z on the Legends of Summer Tour in August, he had a new album, “The 20/20 Experience,” that debuted......
| Nov 14, 2013
| 8:57 PM
In an arts-heavy town, they're the true backstreet boys.
Last week, Alex Amador and Chris Kane launched the Dax Gallery on Randolph Street, a short thoroughfare tucked behind the Lab and the Camp in Costa Mesa's alternative shopping district. And...
| Nov 11, 2013
| 8:17 AM
The sounds of a certain arena-rocking trio from Canada will blast at multiplexes in Hampton and across the nation on Monday, Nov. 18, when the concert film "Rush: Clockwork Angels Tour" will be screened.
Showtime is 7 p.m. Locally, the musical moving...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Don Cheadle says he began to play the trumpet three years ago as preparation for starring in and directing the Miles Davis biopic "Kill the Trumpet Player."
He found the trumpet to be unforgiving.
"It's a mean instrument," he mused Thursday night at...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 9:46 AM
Pop pioneer Frankie Valli, the man with the famous falsetto, will sing at Chrysler Hall in Norfolk next year. The concert will take place Friday, Feb. 21, promoters announced Friday. Tickets go on sale 10 a.m. Nov. 15 from Ticketmaster.
Tickets range in...
| Oct 21, 2013
| 4:23 PM
One of the greatest R&B/pop singers of all time and the biggest-selling instrumentalist ever will play Sands Bethlehem Event Center in December, the venue just announced. Smokey Robinson, who has sung on 20 Top 10 R&B albums and 39 Top......
| Oct 27, 2013
| 7:33 PM
Like many unhappy teenagers, Lou Reed found more than a measure of solace in music.
"Listening to the radio absolutely transformed me," he told The Times in 1992. "It was like a huge, major-league signal that there was another world, another life out...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Lou Reed, the singer-songwriter whose darkly poetic recordings as frontman for the Velvet Underground and as a solo artist provided indispensable blueprints for punk, glam, noise rock and nearly every identifiable strain of indie rock, died on October 27....
| Dec 17, 2013
In a list heavy with make-good honors, grunge pioneer Nirvana is the sole act among 2014 inductees in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to be recognized in their first year of eligibility.
The Bellingham, Wash.-bred trio will be joined in the Cleveland-...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 12:23 PM
The Ferguson Center has been red hot when it comes to oldies shows recently. ZZ Top, Smokey Robinson, Darlene Love and Joan Jett have all played the Newport News theater in 2013. With today's announcement that Crosby, Stills & Nash are coming in March, it...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:03 PM
Peter Facinelli, who plays doctors in the "Twilight" films and the "Nurse Jackie" television series, and his ex-wife, actress Jennie Garth, have sold their home in Toluca Lake for $3.99 million. The buyer is "The Big Bang Theory" co-creator Bill Prady....