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Diana Krall’s arrival at Miami’s Arsht Center Tuesday night offers a departure. The singer-pianist’s performance is part of a tour in support of the album “Glad Rag Doll,” an October release on the Verve Records jazz label...
If "American Idol" doesn't crown a female winner this year, it'll be a full-on crime. The women in the running are just so much better than the men. That couldn't have been clearer on Wednesday night, when the top 10 paid homage to past "Idol" winners...
Unlike Toby Keith, some country music newcomers hope to hear their song played once on the radio, let alone millions of times! The singer was recently honored by BMI with this Million-Air awards at a studio on Music Row in Nashville. The long-time BMI...
Tags: Radio, Entertainment, Music, Paul McCartney, Music Industry
In terms of record sales, Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf have nothing on U2 or Mariah Carey — no No. 1 singles or albums between them. But pop music history would be inconceivable without their influence. Here are a few places it can be found:...
email@example.com“This is my first time singing. I hope I can do a good job for you. Watch this. Take it away,” Jerry Mullenix said. Following a brief instrumental introduction, Mullenix began to sing the words, “Wise men say, only fools rush in.”...
The great thing about the living-room jam session is that there are no rules, no set lists, no worries about when things start and when — or if — they’ll end. The potential downside? No rules, no set lists, no worries about when things...
Los Angeles Times Art CriticA translucent, animated condom filled with red candy hearts is an animated protagonist in Jordan Wolfson's marvelous video installation at REDCAT, the New York-based artist's solo debut in Los Angeles. Projected onto a white screen suspended on the...
Tags: Animation (genre), HIV
Staff reportsA comedian who imitates a variety of musicians, including Sting, Bruce Springsteen and Elton John, performs Wednesday night at the Ramada Inn in Aberdeen. The performer, who is known simply as Kier, is a singer, songwriter and corporate entertainer,...
Tags: Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Entertainment, Music, James Taylor
Bernard Lansky, the Memphis retailer who helped a young Elvis Presley establish his signature clothing style of pegged pants, two-toned shoes and other flashy duds in the 1950s, has died. He was 85. Julie Lansky, the clothier's granddaughter, said he...
Choose whether each song is on (A) Barack Obama’s campaign Spotify playist, (B) Mitt Romney’s campaign Spotify playlist or (C) Neither. 1. “I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow,” The Soggy Bottom Boys 2. “I Won’t Back Down,&...
Edwin Q. White Saigon bureau chief for AP during Vietnam War Edwin Q. White, 90, who as Associated Press bureau chief in Saigon during the 1960s was part of a fabled crew of journalists who covered the Vietnam War, died Thursday in Honolulu, the...
For the Shadows’ latest visit to Aberdeen, the tribute band will be joined by a violin section. Strings will enhance tributes to Buddy Holly, Roy Orbison, Ritchie Valens, Bobby Vee and others Friday night at the Eagles Club. The show is organized...
Tags: Ritchie Valens, Buddy Holly
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