| May 11, 2008
THE VERY last scene of last year's hit film "Juno" pointed toward one small path in music's future: star Ellen Page sitting on a stoop, singing a song by obscure boy-girl folk duo the Moldy Peaches. Her leading man, Michael Cera, sang along, but he was...
| May 31, 2008
For years, Get Big was one of the region's favorite cover bands. But the party-rock group threw in the towel in 2004, deciding to move on to other projects instead of continuing to slug it out in bars across Hampton Roads.
Then, starting two years ago,...
| Jun 2, 2008
THERE'S A SONG on Jackie Greene's new album, "Giving Up the Ghost," that sounds like an outright dismissal of the first commandment of rock 'n' roll -- that music can change the world. In "I Don't Live in a Dream," the Bay Area singer and songwriter,...
| Nov 17, 2009
Them Crooked Vultures, 'Them Crooked Vultures' *** ½ (out of 4)
Hot-shot resumes aside, the three heavy hitters in Them Crooked Vultures have a taste for the strange. Guitarist Josh Homme (Queens of the Stone Age) indulges his weirder impulses in his...
| Jun 7, 2009
Voyeurism never gets dull. Tabloids have us reveling in celebrity mishaps, but an emptiness always follows. We want to know what really moves the people we admire. Take our über-compilation of song lists to elevate the dialogue at your next salon. I mean,...
| Mar 6, 2009
Phish fans are coming to Hampton to hear music from Vermont's finest. But Virginia has talent worth your time and dollars, too. Here's a look at jam-friendly local bands sprouted from The Mothership's backyard.
You've heard of blue-eyed...
| Mar 11, 2009
Mandy Moore and Ryan Adams have gotten hitched.
The musical couple tied the knot on Tuesday, March 10 in Savannah, Ga., reports People.
Moore, 24, and Adams, 34, have been dating on and off since 2007 and then only recently got back together and...