| Feb 14, 2013
| 9:56 AM
Buddy Miller and Jim Lauderdale are a couple of Nashville mavericks who’ve written, sang, played on or produced some of the best records of the last 25 years. They’re best friends who live just a few blocks from each other in Nashville, and...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 4:19 PM
Awards handed out Sunday before the evening Grammy Awards telecast sometimes set the stage for what happens during the national TV broadcast. This year, the Black Keys got the momentum rolling by having a hand in three awards early on, including rock...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 4:27 PM
Sylvia Brown may be the best psychic in the world, but even without her powers, Lehigh valley Music can tell you how to buy the best seats to her May 1 show at Kewsick Theatre in Glenside before they go......
| Feb 6, 2013
| 12:24 PM
A restlessly experimental art-rock band from hipster-choked Brooklyn, Dirty Projectors wouldn’t seem to be the type of act likely to engage in the music-industry showboating that defines the week-long run-up to the Grammy Awards.
And yet there was...
| Feb 1, 2013
| 4:25 AM
Alan Deremo, who played bass in John Denver’s band in the 1990s, says he was preparing more than a year ago to play at the opening of the Colorado Music Hall of Fame when Denver’s estate approached him about joining......
| Jan 31, 2013
| 11:57 AM
For Ralph Stanley, the road indeed seems to go on forever. The bluegrass legend, who turns 86 this month, says that touring has gotten easier than when he started out.
"It was harder then," he says by phone. "We have a lot better roads now." The...
| Jan 30, 2013
| 5:01 AM
At the halfway point of recording "The Lion, the Beast, the Beat" — Grace Potter and the Nocturnals' fourth album, released last June — things seemed to be progressing smoothly.
The band's hybrid of blues, rock and folk sounded locked-in...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 5:08 AM
A top shelf list of current and classic superstars will be on hand to pay tribute to Bruce Springsteen, named the 2013 MusiCares Person of the Year for his “exceptional artistic achievements as well as his philanthropic work.” Springsteen will...
| Jan 3, 2013
| 4:47 AM
Kenny Chesney, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill and Emmylou Harris are just a handful of stars who will celebrate Bruce Springsteen as the 2013 MusiCares Person of the Year. The special event will celebrate Bruce’s artistic achievements as well as his...
| Dec 30, 2012
On the Hampton Roads music scene, 2012 was a year of both forging ahead and looking back. It all started with a wild-and-woolly tribute to Bruce Springsteen's late sax player, Clarence Clemons. It ended with an electronic music mini-festival at Hampton...
| Nov 15, 2012
| 5:37 AM
I was in New York City last week.
On Tuesday, Election Day, CNN had big screens in Times Square, and I joined the folks watching the returns. We cheered a lot, especially when CNN turned cameras on us.
On Wednesday, a nor'easter struck NYC. I can't...