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  • Cornell Dupree dies at 68; versatile guitarist

    Cornell Dupree dies at 68; versatile guitarist
    Cornell Dupree, a versatile guitarist whose long, productive career included performances and recordings with such artists as Aretha Franklin, Paul Simon, Miles Davis and Lena Horne, died Sunday at his home in Fort Worth. Dupree, who had emphysema, was...
  • Mike Melvoin dies at 74; studio musician, composer

    Mike Melvoin dies at 74; studio musician, composer
    Mike Melvoin, a pianist/composer/arranger whose credits reach from Stan Getz and Frank Sinatra to Michael Jackson and the Beach Boys, and who was the first active musician to serve as national president of the Recording Academy, has died. He was 74. A...
  • Green Day to unleash a trilogy: '¡Uno!,' '¡Dos!' and '¡Tre!'

     
    Give rock 'n' rollers a taste of Broadway, and their dramatic ambitions will never cease. West coast punk rock band Green Day today unveiled that it will be releasing a trio of albums beginning in late 2012. The first is due in September, according to a...
  • Petty's stolen Rickenbacker one of band's many vintage instruments

     
    Among the guitars stolen from Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers earlier this week is a 12-string Rickenbacker, one of the vintage Rickenbackers that Petty owns. According to the Rickenbacker website, the guitar was manufactured in August of 1967....
  • Reader photos: Southern California Moments, Day 105

     
    Imagine: A John Lennon-lookalike carries a guitar down the Venice Boardwalk in this photo by Chris Valle, taken on Aug. 10, 2011. RELATED: Submit your photos Southern California Moments best of March Southern California Moments 2012 editors' picks --...
  • Pacific Symphony pops season: Gladys Knight, Kenny G, Jersey Boys

     
    Gladys Knight, Amy Grant, Kenny G and original `Jersey Boys' cast members are among the guest stars to be featured in the Pacific Symphony's 2012-13 pops season. It'll also include an evening of Gershwin brothers music and a pairing of two former...
  • Lennon Tour Bus streaming live from South by Southwest

     
    The John Lennon Educational Tour Bus will stream interviews and performances live from the South by Southwest Music Conference in Austin this week....
  • Art review: 'Under the Big Black Sun' at MOCA

     
    Christopher Knight reviews "Under the Big Black Sun: California Art 1974-1981," MOCA's entry in the Pacific Standard Time series....
  • Live: Bryan Ferry at the Greek Theatre

     
    Bryan Ferry performed in L.A. for the first time in a decade Saturday night at the Greek Theatre. Mikael Wood reviews the Roxy Music singer's show....
  • Fab Faux to play Beatles' 'White Album' Saturday at Orpheum

     
    The Fab Faux will play the Beatles 'White Album' in its entirety on Oct. 22 in Los Angeles. The Fab Faux skips the costumes and focuses on the music in its salute to the Fab Four....
  • Adanowsky and the art of bedroom folk

     
    Adanowsky’s album, "Amador," debuts in the U.S. this week. It’s a velvety affair infused with creaky barroom pianos, gentle guitar strums, and Jodorowsky’s smoky, Gainsbourg-like croons that waft along like a cigar plume. The intimate...