| Jun 24, 2013
*** (out of four)
“I don’t want a walk,” Minnesota rapper/singer Dessa declares on “Fighting Fish,” “I’d rather swing and miss.” That song, a spitfire of head-nodding purpose, is one of the highlights of...
| Jun 6, 2013
| 2:08 PM
As rain from Tropical Storm Andrea continues to fall in Central Florida, there's a certain type of music that goes with the wet weather.
(Be sure to check out the video from the rain passing through Orlando)
Without the sun shining, it's just not...
| May 15, 2013
| 8:06 PM
UPDATE: Riot Fest announced late Wednesday that The Replacements will be one of its 2013 headliners. The band reunited late last year after disbanding in 1991.
For its second year as an outdoor music fest (and carnival) in Humboldt Park, Riot Fest...
| Apr 18, 2013
| 4:24 AM
Welcome to Lehigh Valley Music's Ticket Box, listing new shows on sale. The lineup for the 2013 Xponential Music Festival at Susquehanna Bank Center, Selena Gomez at Wells Fargo Center, Tracy Morgan at Musikfest Cafe at ArtsQuest Center in Bethlehem......
| Apr 2, 2013
| 6:54 AM
So, last week, I wasn't here for performance night and Dorothy withdrew on results night. Oh, and TOM BERGERON REPLIED TO A TWEET OF MINE AND TALKED ABOUT HIS BUTT AND I DIED AND AM WRITING THIS FROM THE GREAT BEYOND. Ahem. Tonight is "Prom Night." Of...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Normally it's Kristin Cavallari supporting fiance and Bears quarterback Jay Cutler on game day from the suites at Soldier Field, but during Cavallari's promotional appearance on behalf of her Chinese Laundry shoe line Saturday at the Von Maur store in...
| Jan 27, 2013
| 10:33 AM
We know "Divergent" — the futuristic sci-fi flick starring Shailene Woodley ("The Descendants") and directed by Neil Burger ("Limitless") — will begin filming entirely on location in Chicago and at Cinespace Chicago Film Studios on the West...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 2:20 PM
Some stories are harder to write than others. Obituaries are among the hardest, as the represent an obligation to do justice to the folks who have passed and hopefully to bring solace to their loved ones.
Some of Laguna's best and brightest died in...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 10:58 AM
Lucy's 51 is a classic Toluca Lake spot, one still haunted by the gently jiving spirits of high times and late nights long since past.
This room on Riverside Drive has a formidable history: Its previous incarnation was venerable jazz club the Money Tree,...
| Aug 28, 2012
Take a deep breath. OK, now you’re ready for another summer music fest, right?
We hope so. This weekend’s North Coast Music Fest (running through Sunday in Union Park) offers plenty of reasons to be excited for another weekend-long music...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 2:38 AM
127 N. Main St., South Bend; 574-232-2853 or fiddlershearth.com
Hours: 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, 11 a.m. to 1 a.m. Wednesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday
Years in business: Nine. Fiddler’s Hearth will celebrate its...