| Mar 15, 2012
| 1:59 PM
AUSTIN, TEXAS -- Bruce Springsteen got a few laughs Thursday as he kicked off his South by Southwest Music Conference keynote by enumerating nearly every musical genre under the Texas sun, from jangle-pop and hip-hop to death metal and low-fi. "Just add...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 5:10 PM
Bruce Springsteen gave the SXSW keynote at noon today, just as the drizzle was burning off, just as the music was kicking into full throttle all across town. He named some music that had turned him on in his formative years, years which may or may not...
| Mar 18, 2012
| 12:19 PM
AUSTIN, TEXAS -- Sure, plenty of stars and superstars descended on the South by Southwest Music Conference, which concluded Sunday after five days of glad-handing, pitch-making and music scouting by thousands of attendees. There were sets by everyone from...
| Mar 28, 2012
| 9:35 AM
The Brew — a classic and progressive rock band with an improvisational bent — epitomizes the roller-coaster-like journey to rock 'n' roll glory as well as any talented band on the independent scene. The band performs Friday night, at the...
| Dec 23, 2011
| 11:28 AM
Hard to believe I drew my first "Birth and Rebirth" Christmas Day cartoon 23 years ago. It's become a phenomenon over the years.
The first one had just 14 stars, featuring Roy Orbison, Billy Carter, Andy Gibb, Baron Philipe De Rothschild, Louis L'...
| Jan 13, 2012
Sunday, Jan. 15
MLK holiday celebration The Howard County Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday Commission holds its 27th annual celebration of the life and legacy of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. at Howard Community College's Horowitz Visual and Performing...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 11:14 PM
A Van Halen fan doesn’t need a reason to forget the name Sammy Hagar, but the reconstituted version of the band that played last night at Sunrise’s BankAtlantic Center offered plenty of them, anyway, and certainly no less than 22, the combined...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 2:45 AM
Dick Glisinski — Acoustic bass guitar
Brian Johnston — 12-string guitar
Al Kniola — Mandolin
“Cousin” Greg Czyzewski — 6-string guitar
How they started: The members of The Unraveling String Band met at Fiddler&...
| Nov 24, 2012
| 11:23 PM
A 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,...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 5:40 PM
Bee Gees singer Robin Gibb has woken from a coma after more than a week and begun to show signs of recovery, the BBC reported Saturday.
Spokesman Doug Wright said he was able to nod and communicate with his family who have held a constant vigil at his...
| Apr 22, 2012
| 1:05 AM
Iowa native Richie Lee will pay tribute to singers of the 1950s Monday night in Redfield.
Richie Lee and the Fabulous '50s perform at 7:30 p.m. at the South Dakota Developmental Center. Admission is by membership in the Redfield Area Concert...