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  • Alvin Lee dies at 68; guitar virtuoso with Ten Years After

    Alvin Lee dies at 68; guitar virtuoso with Ten Years After
    At the Woodstock music festival in 1969, the British blues-rock band Ten Years After burst onto the U.S. music scene with a searing rendition of "I'm Going Home" featuring the fleet-fingered Alvin Lee whaling away on guitar. When the "Woodstock"...
  • Michael Walker on rock stars and 'What You Want Is in the Limo'

    Michael Walker on rock stars and 'What You Want Is in the Limo'
    The year 1973 was a wild ride -- three wild rides, actually, according to "What You Want Is in the Limo." The book by Michael Walker details the tours of three enormous rock bands -- Led Zeppelin, Alice Cooper, and the Who. Groupies, jets, managers,...
  • Are the Rolling Stones too old to rock 'n' roll?

    Question: Should the greatest rock ’n’ roll band in history be history? Or, to put it more bluntly, are the Rolling Stones too old to be rocking and rolling? By now you’ve read about, heard about or seen photos and video (or heck,...
  • Talking with The Band's Jim Weider: New projects Percolating with the old

     
    It’s no secret that Jim Weider considers the highlight of his music career to be his time as guitarist in The Band after that iconic roots rock group reassembled in 1983 following a five-year hiatus and the departure of original......
  • Top 3 Concerts of the Coming Week

     
    Here are the Top 3 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. LITTLE FEAT Hurricane Sandy disrupted peoples’ lives in small ways as well as big. Little Feat guitarist Fred Tackett Proto-jam band Little Feat, which had sold out Musikfest Cafe......
  • Unseen Jimi Hendrix performance film to get exclusive showing at 2 L.V. theaters

     
    A film of Jimi Hendrix’s August 1969 Woodstock concert, to be shown for the first time ever in celebration of the influential guitar player’s 70th birthday, will have two of its fewer than 80 screenings nationwide at Lehigh Valley venues,........
  • Bob Dylan, My Morning Jacket and Wilco Play Bridgeport Friday Night

    Bob Dylan, My Morning Jacket and Wilco Play Bridgeport Friday Night
    Bob Dylan, My Morning Jacket, Wilco, Ryan Bingham Friday, July 19, 5:30 p.m. Webster Bank Arena, 600 Main St., Bridgeport. (203) 345-2300. $68. (Show was moved indoors from the ballpark next door due to excessive rain) websterbankarena.com   For the...
  • Review: Pitbull, A Tribe Called Quest and more at H2O Festival

    Review: Pitbull, A Tribe Called Quest and more at H2O Festival
    Who is the H2O Music Festival for? On paper, Saturday’s hash of old school hip-hop (A Tribe Called Quest, Big Boi), buffed-for-radio Latin pop (Pitbull, Prince Royce), bro-down EDM (DJ Chuckie) and highbrow pan-Latino soul (La Santa Cecilia)...
  • 'House of the Rising Sun' to set on Costa Mesa

    'House of the Rising Sun' to set on Costa Mesa
    The press release for Costa Mesa's 60th anniversary celebration contains a quote from Mayor Jim Righeimer noting "the unique place" that Eric Burdon and the Animals hold in the city's history. "Unique" is a mild way of putting it. And if the Animals get...
  • Concert Review: This 'Kid' is an old soul

    Concert Review: This 'Kid' is an old soul
    Arlo Guthrie didn't perform "Alice's Restaurant Massacree" Saturday night at the Irvine Barclay Theatre, but the song, in a way, was there in spirit. Guthrie's signature tune from 1967 (better known simply as "Alice's Restaurant") works partly as...
  • Honoring his father's mission

    Honoring his father's mission
    He still performs the original words. When Arlo Guthrie was a boy, he sat in the backyard with the guitar he'd gotten for his fifth birthday and listened as his father taught him the end of "This Land Is Your Land" — the lyrics, cut in many...
  • Varsity Scores: Sept. 29

    Varsity Scores: Sept. 29
    Girls volleyball   First Academy 3, Holy Trinity 0 Buzz: Brittany Smith had 11 kills in a 25-11, 25-22, 26-24 victory for First Academy (12-6). Jordan Wilson had 20 digs.   First Academy 3, Jacksonville Providence 0 Buzz: Kennedy Wilson had 11 kills...