| May 11, 2012
| 9:06 AM
How to Grow a Band
May 11&12, and 18 & 19, Real Art Ways, 56 Arbor St., Hartford, (860) 232-1006, realartways.org
For anyone looking to gain practical music-business insights from watching How to Grow a Band — a new documentary about the Punch...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 6:47 AM
The Paschall Brothers, an a cappella gospel quartet based in Chesapeake with ties to Newport News, has won a prestigious prize from the National Endowment for the Arts.
The group, led by the Rev. Tarrence Paschall, will receive one of nine 2012 NEA...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 9:26 AM
People talk all the time about artists painting a picture of a certain place or people with their songs. Few artists actually do it well and even fewer do it as well as William Elliot Whitmore.
According to his bio, William Elliot Whitmore was born...
| Feb 10, 2012
Check out the complete list of nominees for this year's Grammy Awards. Tune in on Sunday February 12 at 8/7c to see if your predictions were right.
Record Of The Year
Rolling In The Deep Adele
Holocene Bon Iver
Grenade Bruno Mars
| Jan 26, 2011
| 4:23 PM
ArtsQuest, the organization that brings you Musikfest, has announced five more acts signed to play the Musikfest CafÃ© at its soon-to-be-opened SteelStacks entertainment center in South Bethlehem â and theyâre among the best revealed so far....
| Jun 11, 2011
| 4:23 PM
Ricky Skaggs plays wonderful traditional bluegrass music – blindingly fast mandolin enveloped in other instrumentation that captures the very air of Appalachia and accounts for six of the eight Grammy Awards he’s won since 2000. Skaggs and his...
| Nov 16, 2011
| 4:22 PM
Good Wednesday Morning, Fellow Seekers. The Corbett administration approved a $3 million grant this summer to The Second Mile, the charity founded by accused child molester Jerry Sandusky, despite knowing about the investigation into the former Penn State...
| Jun 30, 2010
| 4:34 PM
OK, so much about this project just leaps off the page as too off-the-wall to be believed. Callie Khouri from Thelma and Louise is rewriting a script for a film biography of bluegrass icon Bill Monroe. Odd. Peter Sarsgaard is on board to star as the...
| Nov 24, 2010
| 10:53 AM
Editor's note: This corrects the amount Wal-mart is donating and the spelling of Thad Foret and Isabel's name, and adds in a link to donate to Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County.
A plethora of Orange County business and political leaders and...
| Jan 15, 2011
The weather has been occasionally inhospitable in the past month, at least by our wimpy Sunshine State standards, but soon it will be spring and there's no better time to be outdoors in Florida.
That also means it's the perfect time of year for outdoor...
| Feb 14, 2011
| 7:47 AM
Wednesday’s Lunch with the Arts series continues at Centre College this week featuring Centre College’s popular Kentucky Music Ensemble, who will perform music from three traditional genres — ballads, old-time music and bluegrass, as...