| Sep 16, 2009
| 6:37 PM
BOSTON -- Mary Travers, one part of the folk trio Peter, Paul, and Mary, who used beautiful, tranquil harmonies to convey the angst and turmoil of the Vietnam antiwar movement, racial discrimination and more, died after a yearslong battle with leukemia....
| Sep 17, 2009
Mary Travers, the clarion-voiced female third of the quintessential folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary whose harmony-laden recordings of politically minded songs by Bob Dylan and Pete Seeger ushered them to the top of the sales charts in the 1960s, died...
| Sep 17, 2009
| 10:16 AM
BOSTON (AP) — Mary Travers, one part of the folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary, which used beautiful, tranquil harmonies to convey the angst and turmoil of the Vietnam anti-war movement, racial discrimination and more, died after a yearslong battle with...
| Feb 9, 1992
Bob Dylan stares idly at the paperback book that someone has brought aboard his custom tour bus, which is speeding through the snowy Wisconsin countryside in the midnight hour. He has just finished a concert in Madison and is on his way to South Bend,...
| May 13, 2010
Dave Fisher, founding member and lead singer of the 1960s folk group the Highwaymen, whose recording of the Civil War anti-slavery song "Michael, Row the Boat Ashore" became a surprise pop hit in 1962, has died. He was 69.
Fisher died Friday at his...
| Jul 7, 2010
| 11:36 PM
Editor's note: This corrects an earlier version.
NEWPORT BEACH — Retired Superior Court Judge James P. Gray doesn't really know the meaning of the word retirement.
After retiring from close to three decades on the Orange County bench, instead of...
| Jun 5, 2010
| 8:36 AM
These days, there's a good chance that a young mom or dad will point at Peter Yarrow and tell the kids, “That's Puff the magic dragon's daddy.”
Maybe, even, granddaddy. It's been nearly half a century since Peter, Paul and Mary, the now famed...
| Jan 11, 2011
Debbie Friedman, a self-taught Jewish folk singer and composer who transformed synagogue music and worship by infusing traditional prayers with a contemporary sensibility, died Sunday at Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo. She was 59.
The cause was...
| Oct 3, 2011
| 11:21 AM
1. America: Simon and Garfunkel
2. Hillbilly Highway: Steve Earle
3. One Piece at a Time: Johnny Cash
4. Especially in Michigan: Red Hot Chili Peppers
5. Roll Me Away: Bob Seger
1. A Kind of Magic: Queen
2. Now I'm...
| Oct 25, 2011
| 12:45 PM
Oct. 29, The Palace Theater, 100 East Main St., Waterbury, (203) 346-2000, palacetheaterct.org
All of the commemorative re-issues have made it hard to forget that this fall marked the 20th anniversary of Nirvana's Nevermind. And any time...
| Nov 21, 2011
| 1:40 PM
St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Aberdeen will close out the annual Christmas Street celebration with a Christmas concert, featuring the world renowned singer/songwriter, Charlie Zahm, at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3.
St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Aberdeen will...