| Dec 27, 2011
| 7:08 AM
Lauryn Hill is returning to the area for some redemption.
After a disappointing performance at Rams Head Live at the start of the year, Hill will again try to win over regional crowds with a show at the Warner Theater in DC February 29.
Hill, of course,...
| Aug 31, 2011
| 6:05 PM
The new music venue in the Inner Harbor, Baltimore Soundstage, has scheduled its first show for September 6.
Big Sam's Funk Nation, a New Orleans funk band, will play the venue's soft opening. Edwin McCain is scheduled to play the day after. The...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 6:00 AM
How was HFstival this weekend? Were there as many bugs as during FreeFest? Did the Avett Brothers make it at least worthwhile? There are no festivals in Baltimore this weekend, but there are a handful of excellent shows. And Deadmau5 is performing in...
| Nov 13, 2011
| 12:19 PM
Everything you need to know about what's going on 11/14-11/20.
MOVIES OPENING (Friday; Subject to change)
Happy Feet 2
The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 1
Basketball Wives L.A. (season finale; 8 p.m.; VH1)...
| Dec 30, 2011
| 4:22 AM
The two best concerts I attended in 2011 had a lot in common. Each featured a veteran rocker at the peak of his ability to connect to the audience, playing precisely the right songs and performing them precisely the right......
| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:23 AM
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. STEEL PANTHER It’s not so easy to tell whether Los Angeles heavy-metal band Steel Panther is laugh-out-loud serious or a laugh-out-loud parody of 1980s hair metal; that’s the beauty of the group.......
| Aug 9, 2012
| 4:24 AM
Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. PEACH FESTIVAL When Georgia native the Allman Brothers Band decided to have the first annual Peach Music Festival, inviting all its rockin’ friends for three days of music, it chooses as the......
| May 10, 2012
| 4:23 PM
Top 3 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. RED HOT CHILI PEPPERS As if 4 1/2 years wasn’t long enough to wait for a Red Hot Chili Peppers show after the band’s last tour, the band announced in January it......
| Jan 4, 2012
| 8:40 AM
Jan.. 6, 8 p.m. The Kate, 300 Main St., Old Saybrook (860) 510-0473, katherinehepburntheatre.org.
Folk singer-songwriter Patty Larkin has seen a complete overhaul in the way music is recorded, distributed and sold over the course of...
| Jul 26, 2012
| 2:41 PM
City Winery Chicago, a 300-capacity concert hall in the West Loop, will open Aug. 1 and announced a full slate of performers Tuesday for the 2012 season, including singer-songwriter Rosanne Cash, gospel great Mavis Staples and jazz vocalist Kurt Elling....
| Jun 13, 2012
Coming off the success of the film "Black Swan," ballet is going main stream. There are few TV shows which pay homage to the art form and there are more coming. The CW's newest reality show "Breaking Pointe" follows dancers in Salt Lake City, while the TV...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 7:10 AM
Singer-songwriter Aimee Mann shows up to do a CPTV taping at Norfolk's Infinity Hall, a mere three days before her arch-nemesis Suzanne Vega rolls into town. (Okay, the rivalry's not real, but it got laughs last season on "Portlandia," where Mann played...