| May 18, 2011
| 12:18 PM
featuring members of the Hartford Symphony Orchestra, with Ernie and the Automatics opening. $53 to $123 adv., July 8, The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Avenue, Hartford, (860) 987-5900, bushnell.org.
Sept. 24 marks...
| Jun 3, 2011
| 9:49 AM
Originally from Coloma, Michigan, Shelli spent several years as a radio nomad. She worked in radio on Long Island, NY, and also in Louisville, KY, Charlotte, NC, and Cincinnati, Ohio before deciding to come home to Michiana. Shelli now makes her home in...
| Jun 6, 2011
| 2:06 PM
Singer-songwriter Jason Spooner and the melodic rock act Scars on 45 will perform a free outdoor concert at the Kingsmill Resort in Williamsburg on July 1, organizers announced Monday, June 6.
The concert is presented by The Tide WTYD-FM (92.3) and...
| 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...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 3:43 PM
Joe Walsh, the Grammy-winning musician with the Eagles, has snubbed the identically named Rep. Joe Walsh and endorsed challenger Tammy Duckworth.
The northwest suburban congressman, a freshman with tea party backing, is seeking re-election in a...
| Jun 28, 2012
| 7:17 PM
When I was about 8, I made what I thought was the greatest of musical discoveries.
As one of San Diego's youngest self-taught orchestral music lovers — unlike many of the classically trained, I don't come from a musically inclined family —...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 5:47 PM
Every year you strive to put a spark in your Fourth — but running around the back yard with sparklers and manning a smoky grill does get old after a while. Here are five area events that will do all the work for you, fireworks and all:
| Dec 7, 2011
| 10:21 AM
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Guns N' Roses, Red Hot Chili Peppers and the Beastie Boys were among this year's inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, the hall announced on Wednesday.
Joining the acts were posthumous inductees 1960s singer-songwriter Laura...
| Jan 18, 2012
| 10:55 AM
I don't own a lot of "original motion picture" soundtracks. To be honest most movie soundtracks just aren't worth owning in my book. But there are a handful I own because either a) they break the trend and actually have more good music than bad or b)...
| Jan 22, 2009
Few industries inspire more enmity than the record business. It's been tainted since the birth of rock, with transgressions that include payola, greed, a reactionary aversion to technology and a plantation mentality toward its bread and butter -- the...
| Jan 3, 2008
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- U.S. album sales plunged 9.5 percent last year from 2006, continuing a downward trend for the recording industry, despite a 45 percent surge in the sale of digital tracks, according to figures released Thursday.
A total of 500.5...
| Sep 10, 2008
Kenny Chesney led the 42nd Country Music Assn. Awards nominations announced this morning with seven nods, while the members of the vocal duo Sugarland snagged six, including entertainer of the year in a field that also includes George Strait, Brad Paisley...