| Jun 29, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Itâs a remarkable on one level that a man who played a critical role in shaping a boatload of hit records by Aretha Franklin, the Bee Gees, Bette Midler, Carly Simon, Phil Collins, Dusty Springfield, Chaka Khan, Norah Jones and......
| Sep 25, 2010
So, OK, the first problem with Nicole Richie's second novel, "Priceless," is that you took, or mistook, actually, its opening chapters -- setting up the tale of an American princess recently returned from Parisian exile to her handsome, devoted Wall...
| Feb 14, 2011
Uprisings have been in the news of late, and here was another one. This year's Grammy Awards ceremony, telecast from Staples Center Sunday night, was a generational takeover and an airing of the widening gap between the traditional corporate music...
| Aug 14, 2011
An eclectic group will assemble onstage Wednesday night at the Hollywood Bowl to riff on the work of Joni Mitchell. Oddly, one thing many of these artists — who range from jazz to folk to indie rock — have in common is that they arrived late...
| Oct 2, 2011
Singer and songwriter Holly Williams, the granddaughter of country music giant Hank Williams, knew something big was up when Bob Dylan approached her at a gig several years ago and handed her a handful of song lyrics he wanted her to peruse.
| Oct 9, 2011
Ménière's disease is an inflammation of the inner ear. Specifically, a swelling in the tubes of the ear canal that control the body's balance. No one knows its cause, but stress, exhaustion and substance abuse are among the factors thought to contribute....
| Dec 9, 2013
Rock musician Jamie Dull and dancer-choreographer Erin Murphy want to seduce you.
The two friends, who met three years ago at a retail side job and came to admire each other's talents, teamed up to form the multidisciplinary Dancehall Twigs. He's a 28-...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 8:35 AM
BILLY JOE ARMSTRONG AND NORAH JONES "Foreverly" (Reprise, 3 stars)
"Songs Our Daddy Taught Us" was a surprise move from Phil and Don Everly in 1958. After a string of pop-rock hits such as "Bye Bye Love" and "Wake Up Little Susie," the brothers chose...
| 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...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 1:38 PM
The Friedens Lutheran Church is having a Coffee House at 7 p.m March 22 in Friendship Hall.
The entertainment will be provided by The Legacy Trio.
The church is along Route 281 north of Somerset. Donations will be accepted at the door....
| Jan 3, 2013
| 12:45 PM
"You think that your personality is going to go over, but it doesn't," laments singer-songwriter Nellie McKay. "I thought I had a talent for alienating people, but I have no idea what it is that doesn't go over."
In 2004, McKay released an attention-...