| Feb 1, 2013
| 3:11 PM
Nora Guthrie had put off reading her late father Woody Guthrie's recently unearthed novel, "House of Earth," even after she'd agreed for it to be published. Having devoted much of 2012 to preparing events and projects surrounding the centennial of the...
| Mar 19, 2013
| 5:19 AM
Monday’s press conference for the upcoming Tortuga Music Festival was perfectly staged: The beach behind the Sheraton Fort Lauderdale Beach Hotel looked particularly pristine under bright, chamber of commerce-designed skies, with city officials in...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 8:23 AM
Choose whether each song is on (A) Barack Obama’s campaign Spotify playist, (B) Mitt Romney’s campaign Spotify playlist or (C) Neither.
1. “I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow,” The Soggy Bottom Boys
2. “I Won’t Back Down,&...
| Nov 30, 2012
| 4:22 PM
Good Friday Morning, Fellow Seekers. Gov. Tom Corbett sat down with Capitol reporters on Thursday for a series of round-robin interviews. And because different reporters ask different questions, each session yielded some slightly different results. True,...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 4:32 PM
There is nothing that can salvage a brutal commute to work like a good "shuffle" from your iPod. It can be even better when piped through a great car stereo. And lately vehicle multimedia systems let you view album artwork......
| Jan 31, 2013
| 4:49 PM
While singer/guitarist Alan Sparhawk generally has gravitated towards a slower, quieter sound in Low--the Duluth, Minn., trio he's fronted for nearly two decades alongside his wife Mimi Parker--he lets it all hang out in Retribution Gospel Choir.
| Jan 17, 2013
| 1:28 PM
A sampling of how it works for a rock 'n' roll band in middle age:
The bass player and drummer drive in for rehearsal from the suburbs where one of them is an interfaith counselor and the other, for a time, operated a fresh-bread franchise.
| Jan 28, 2013
By now it's no secret: Alums of RedEye's Rock 'n' Vote contest get results, from the major label signings of I Fight Dragons and Rockie Fresh to The Congregation opening for Wilco and one of last year's competitors, Santiago x The Natural, gaining...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 8:10 AM
New Hartford's one of the prettiest towns around. It's also a place to go for music and culture; head to the Beekley Library on Saturday, for example, and hear Richard Julian (pictured), a singer-songwriter and sometime Little Willie (along with Norah...
| Dec 18, 2012
| 10:20 AM
Nels Cline and Julian Lage
w/Becky Kessler and Floyd Kellogg, Dec. 21, 9 p.m., $15-$20, Arch Street Tavern, 85 Arch St., Hartford, (860) 246-7610, archstreettavern.com.
You might find traces. But the Wilco records produced during Nels Cline’s...
| Oct 1, 2012
| 8:06 AM
On Friday at the Kimball Theatre, 23-year-old William and Mary graduate Eric Horgan clinched first place in the Williamsburg's Got Talent competition by singing an impassioned version of John Prine's "Angel from Montgomery."
He took home a $500 prize....
| Oct 23, 2012
| 11:45 AM
Woody Guthrie (pictured) was America's foremost Dust Bowl troubadour. He would have turned 100 this year. Guthrie's place in popular culture is secure; idolized by a young Bob Dylan, Guthrie sired a psychedelic-era successor in son Arlo (of Alice's...