| Jun 7, 2012
| 11:00 AM
As a teenager in ‘60s San Francisco, Joe Louis Walker lived just blocks away from Sly Stone, roomed with Mike Bloomfield, and played shows with B.B. King, Jimi Hendrix and Thelonious Monk.
Walker was the 16-year-old house guitarist at the Matrix,...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 3:35 PM
Two local teens will play Pebble Beach in an official Champions Tour tournament July 6-8.
Megan Board, age 16, attends Cave Spring High School and has been playing golf for three years. She has a USGA handicap of 5.8 and has been an active member of...
| Jan 30, 2012
| 12:04 PM
3 stars (out of 4)
Veteran blues guitarist Joe Louis Walker has been recording steadily since the mid’-80s, but “Hellfire” is his first album for Chicago-based Alligator Records. It is also his most rock-oriented release, with...
| Jul 23, 2012
| 10:00 AM
1) Dopapod & Jimkata: $10-$15. Thurs. 10 p.m. Arch Street Tavern, Hartford.
2) Iron and Wine: $25-$35. Fri. 8 p.m. Calvin Theatre and Performing Arts Center, Northampton.
3) Joe Louis Walker w/ special guest Clarence Bucaro: $20-$30. Fri. 8 p.m....
| Feb 7, 2012
***= recommended shows
On sale 10 a.m. Wednesday
Tributosaurus, Wednesday, April 4 ($20, 21+) at Martyrs’.
On sale noon Friday
Peter Bradley Adams, Sunday, May 6 ($10-$12, 21+) at Schubas.
I Break Horses, Tuesday, May 29 ($14, 18+) at Lincoln...
| Feb 8, 2012
Detroit just cannot be beaten at home this season.
Goals in the third period by Drew Miller and Henrik Zetterberg helped the Red Wings extend their home winning streak to 18 games in a 4-2 win over the Edmonton Oilers on Wednesday.
It's been over...
| Feb 12, 2012
The last time the Detroit Red Wings lost a home game, the Lions were 6-2 and the Pistons were stuck in a lockout with the rest of the NBA.
What a record-tying streak it's been.
Johan Franzen scored 52 seconds into the third period to break a tie and the...
| Feb 19, 2012
| 1:36 PM
The Detroit Red Wings won their 23rd straight home game, setting an NHL multiple-season mark and holding on to beat the San Jose Sharks3-2 Sunday.
Detroit, which broke the league's single-season record of 20 on Tuesday, surpassed the 22 wins in a row the...
| Feb 21, 2012
| 6:01 PM
There have been a few bumps in the road recently for the Detroit Red Wings, but the biggest yet came Tuesday.
Star center Pavel Datsyuk -- who recently was ranked No. 1 in six different categories of an NHLPA/CBC players poll released this past weekend...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 7:26 PM
Valterri Filppula had two goals and five different Red Wings scored in a 6-0 win over the Minnesota Wild at Joe Louis Arena Friday night.
Brendan Smith, whose parents were in attendance at tonight's game, got to see his first NHL goal. Smith scored in...
| Mar 3, 2012
| 5:57 PM
DETROIT -- When the Chicago Blackhawks embarked on their current three-game road trip, coach Joel Quenneville was hopeful captain Jonathan Toews would be able to join the team at some point during the journey.
That will not be the case as Quenneville...