| Sep 20, 2013
| 4:23 PM
A Lehigh Valley congressman will be with the United Nations secretary general as well as music icons such as U2 frontman Bono and Stevie Wonder next weekend at a massive music festival in New York’s Central Park to focus on......
| Sep 5, 2013
Headlines for Thursday, September 5, 2013
ROGER WATERS: One Wall He Does Not Want to Tear Down
Roger Waters took his production of Pink Floyd's The Wall to Berlin, Germany last night, and on Tuesday he joined a protest to protect one of the last...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 10:52 AM
A hand injury sustained by Crazy Horse guitarist Pancho Sampredo has forced Neil Young and the band to abandon four scheduled North American tour dates. The dates that have been cancelled includes August 31 in Dundas, Ontario, Canada, September 2 in...
| Aug 20, 2013
| 7:02 AM
Concerts come, concerts go. Some concerts shift around and the players change. We learned this week that Phoenix, originally set to play the nTelos Pavilion in Portsmouth, will instead rock The NorVa in Norfolk on Aug. 30.
No reason was given, but since...
| Aug 6, 2013
| 6:53 AM
Expanding Sound Check's focus away from Hampton Roads, I see excitement building over the Interlocken Music Festival which will bring Neil Young, Zac Brown and Widespread Panic to an historic farm south of Charlottesville.
The festival will take place...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 4:30 PM
| Dec 14, 2012
| 4:26 PM
Three months after the annual fund-raising, all-star Farm Aid concert returned to Pennsylvania for the first time in a decade, so have a large portion of its grants – including some to The Rodale Institute and an Allentown program that......
| Mar 20, 2013
| 9:50 AM
w/ Blessed Feathers and Daphne Lee Martin. $8 advance, $10 doors. 9 p.m., Mar. 23. Cafe Nine, 250 State St., New Haven, cafenine.com
Just because Jenks Miller grew up with fundamentally Southern music doesn't mean he had to like it....
| Mar 27, 2013
| 7:20 AM
For the Sake of the Song Roadshow
w/ Patrick Coman, Amy Alvey, John Colvert and Brian Dolzani. Thu., March 28, 9 p.m The Acoustic Café, 2926 Fairfield Ave., Bridgeport, (203) 335-3655. acousticafe.com, forthesakeofthesong.com. $8. 21+
| Dec 19, 2012
| 1:00 PM
Is it us or was 2012 the year of streaming music? It seems like most everyone we know is now listening to music — new music, old music, super-obscure music, pop bubble gum, the latest releases, old-school hip-hop, brutal metal, avant classical,...
| Dec 20, 2012
| 10:05 PM
Here are my favorite concerts from 2012:
1. Neutral Milk Hotel at Athenaeum Theatre, Feb. 6: After releasing two acclaimed albums in the ‘90s, Neutral Milk Hotel’s Jeff Mangum drifted away for more than a decade. His return stacked up as...