| Jul 8, 2010
Harvey Fuqua, a musical multi-tasker whose career with the prominent 1950s vocal group the Moonglows was a prelude to his association with Marvin Gaye, the Spinners and other R&B stars in the 1960s and '70s, died of a heart attack Tuesday in a Detroit...
| Aug 5, 2010
| 5:21 AM
It was 46 years ago that The Supremes first topped the record charts on their way to a long and fabulous career. Now, at Experience Music Project in Seattle, you can relive their success with the latest exhibition. Reflections: The Mary Wilson Supreme...
| Aug 9, 2010
| 5:27 AM
The Boeing Air Show is one of the highlights of Seafair Weekend, and this year is no exception. In addition to the amazing Blue Angels, crowds are treated to the aerobatics of Lt. Col. John Klatt of the Air National Guard.
Kaci was lucky enough to head...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 6:01 AM
Mr. Jones by Counting Crows
Free Fallin' by Tom Petty
Breakaway by Kelly Clarkson
If I Could Turn Back Time by Cher
Beautiful Day by U2
Hard Knock Life by Jay-Z
Girls On Film by Duran Duran
Pieces Of Me by Ashlee Simpson
| Jan 28, 2011
When a record label's female vocal groups include the Supremes and Martha and the Vandellas, it's easy to see why the Marvelettes are often relegated to footnote status. But the Detroit group has a unique distinction in the saga of Motown Records —...
| Jan 29, 2011
| 4:27 PM
"Gimme a head with hair, long beautiful hair … shining, gleaming, streaming, flaxen, waxen. Give me down-to-there hair, shoulder length or longer, flow it, show it, long as God can grow it, hair!"
We're not talking about my hair actually, even...
| Aug 19, 2010
| 6:17 PM
It's been a roller-coaster ride — and not the fun kind — for same-sex couples in California who want to tie the knot.
First there was the nail-biting trial over Proposition 8, the constitutional amendment approved by a narrow majority of...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 3:21 PM
As the father of an avid gamer, I got curious when I learned the U.S. Supreme Court would kick the tires onCalifornia's ban on the sale of violent video games to kids.
But somehow, Monday's 7-2 decision in Brown v. Entertainment Merchants Association...
| Jul 19, 2011
| 1:05 AM
A free ice cream social and Aberdeen Municipal Band concert will be Thursday at Melgaard Park.
The ice cream social begins at 7:30 p.m., followed by music at 8.
The band will feature Mary Hollan, whose opened for Chubby Checker, Mary Wilson of the...
| Aug 28, 2011
When Berry Gordy Jr. wanted to borrow $800 from his family to found Motown Records in 1959, he knew that the most formidable resistance would come from his oldest sister, Esther.
"You're 29 years old and what have you done with your life?" his sister...
| Oct 18, 2011
| 11:46 AM
Tuesday's as good a day as any to hunker down in front of the desktop and crank out some work. Here are some playlists to pass the time as you break down those figures for the boss.
Greil Marcus’ October Real-Life Rock Top Ten (from Believer...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Her Facebook page was, according to state prosecutors, "a shrine to alcohol, lewdness and debauchery," and they used photos posted there to help put Alia Altajir away for three years in the women's prison in Niantic.
Last week, Connecticut's State...