| Apr 13, 2012
| 12:20 PM
Toward the end of their concert in Philadelphia this month, First Aid Kit addressed the crowd: "We want to try an experiment."
For the past hour, Klara and Johanna Soderberg, the two Swedish sisters who make up the band, had been performing the kind of...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 7:19 AM
The Boss is playing DC this Spring, so is the Bawse. On Tuesday, Rick Ross announced he'll play DAR Constitution Hall February 23.
Ross is promoting new album "God Forgives...I Don't," which was described in the show's press release as "his highly...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 7:52 AM
BRUUUUCE! BRUUUUUCE! The boss is back on tour. He'll perform at the Verizon Center April 1.
It's the first tour for Bruce Springsteen and his E Street Band since 2009 and the first without saxophonist Clarence Clemons, who died in June.
| Jul 28, 2012
| 4:30 PM
Nate Allan sat on a four-legged stool, knees bent showing the tear in his gray skinny jeans, naked feet perched on the rungs of the stool. He leaned forward into the microphone.
"Thanks guys for coming out today," he said to the handful of teens...
| Apr 17, 2012
| 5:50 AM
Van Halen is extending its national tour and will perform at 1st Mariner Arena this summer.
The band's show has been set for July 15, promoter Live Nation announced Tuesday morning.
The show is a huge coup for 1st Mariner, which had badly wanted the...
| May 18, 2012
| 7:01 AM
Steel Panther and James Durbin performed at Rams Head Live on Thursday night. Contributor Jay Trucker has this review:
Comedy clubs are littered with guys who can strum the guitar and tell jokes concurrently, but the key to a great musical comedy act...
| Jun 2, 2012
There are unexpected perks that can come with receiving a Pulitzer Prize, as composer Kevin Puts discovered last Tuesday.
"It was 'Kevin Puts Day' here," he said by phone from his home in Yonkers, N.Y. "There was a nice ceremony with the mayor. I got a...
| May 30, 2012
| 6:07 AM
Jeff Aug has moved so far in his career as a guitarist that he now lives in a town in southern Germany, but he's returning to the town where he grew up, Laurel, for a solo concert on Friday, June 1, at 8 p.m., at Montpelier Arts Center.
| Jul 19, 2011
| 8:00 AM
The hook is simple: Five, all-male, musically inclined Lady Gaga fans convert the pop queen's four-on-the-floor anthems into glam rock and name it Rad Bromance.
It's a flashy act, but strip away the glitter and lead singer Ryan Shtainhorn's skin-tight...
| Oct 26, 2010
| 4:22 AM
It's rock and roll night here on Dancing With the Stars, which means rock-themed tangos and pasos, as well as a dance marathon. But first, we're going to get the list of Top 10 favorite dances, chosen by viewers. Which......
| Aug 22, 2011
| 12:12 PM
The innocuous, quiet front to the Let There Be Rock School in Columbia, tucked away among offices on Red Branch Road, hides a bold, loud interior.
Through the bright red hallways — painted like a Van Halen album and stenciled with images of Jimi...
| Apr 3, 2011
| 1:42 PM
All ballplayers have one.
Mark McGwire had "Welcome to the Jungle," Chipper Jones famously uses "Crazy Train" and Mariano Rivera still enters Yankee Stadium to Metallica's "Enter Sandman."
Entrance songs can be mellow, combative, sometimes inspiring....