| Mar 6, 2013
| 7:14 PM
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"...
| Jul 26, 2013
| 10:12 AM
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,...
| Apr 30, 2013
| 11:29 AM
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,...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:27 AM
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......
| Jan 3, 2013
| 4:25 AM
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......
| Nov 21, 2012
| 4:26 PM
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,........
| Jul 16, 2013
| 10:35 AM
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
| Aug 18, 2013
| 12:09 PM
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)...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:37 PM
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...
| Apr 15, 2013
| 11:44 AM
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...
| Apr 11, 2013
| 9:17 PM
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...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 6:45 PM
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...