| Mar 13, 2013
| 4:25 AM
Singer Jewel, who sold 16 million copies of her first two albums in the late 1990s with hits such as “Who Will Save Your Soul,” “You Were Meant for Me,” “Foolish Games” and “Hands,” has gotten attention in...
| Mar 15, 2013
| 4:24 AM
Singer songwriter Jewel says that as early as 1999, when she had released just two albums, she wanted to do a greatest hits album. And she easily could have. Her 1996 debut album, “Pieces of You,” had produced three Top......
| Mar 27, 2013
| 2:30 PM
Tue., April 2, 8 p.m. sharp. The Oakdale, 95 S. Turnpike Road, Wallingford. (203) 269-8721. oakdale.com. $19.50-$258.50.
Roscoe Beck is Leonard Cohen's musical director and bass player. Cohen is in a tier of musicians that no...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 5:19 AM
Gregg Karukas was sitting in his car, waiting to meet someone, watching the afternoon Grammy awards ceremony stream on his iPhone for about 10 minutes, when he found out he won.
Karukas, a Maryland native who will return to the area for a show in March,...
| Feb 16, 2013
| 9:46 PM
When Joni Mitchell wrote "Big Yellow Taxi" in 1970, parking lots seemed permanent. When a parking lot went in, something else came out, and it was cause for mourning. You never thought the past would be able to come back from the parking lot.
| Mar 6, 2013
| 10:25 AM
Searching For Sugar Man
Showing as part of the New London Winter Film Festival, Thursday, March 7, Garde Arts Center, 325 State St., New London, (860) 444-7373, gardearts.org
The music business is unjust. Everyone knows that. Some seemingly...
| Feb 21, 2013
| 10:47 AM
Sneakers, drugs and everyday life. That's what Tracy Newman's albums are made of.
"I usually mention tennis shoes and some kind of drug in my CDs," she said. "I was dating a guy whose tennis shoes were all over the place and I was always tripping on...
| Feb 10, 2013
| 7:25 PM
And we're back! After a two month break for the holidays and football playoffs, AMC's The Walking Dead returned to the airwaves Sunday night with a fairly strong effort to kick off the final eight episodes of season three.
Sunday night's episode, The...
| Jan 20, 2013
Is there room in country music for another blond singer named Taylor?
Jess Taylor hopes so. The 16-year-old Pompano Beach High junior has signed with the indie label Midwest Star, released a single and booked a slate of upcoming performances,...
| Jan 25, 2013
| 1:21 PM
Before I explain what it was like to be a childless man surrounded by Disney princesses and the parents who love (and bankroll) them, seated by himself at Disney on Ice and soaking in princess culture — a story:
Once upon a time …
| Jan 9, 2013
| 7:10 AM
The Last Waltz is the greatest rock 'n' roll movie ever made despite the fact that one of its biggest stars, the Band drummer Levon Helm (pictured), hated it. Levon passed away last year, but Wednesday night you can see and hear him in his prime for...