| Aug 9, 2013
| 11:00 AM
I read with great interest the recent articles on Henrietta Lacks ("Lacks' family to have say in use of her genetic material," Aug. 7).
My son Chris Keating, a graduate of the Park School, became so interested in her story that two years ago he wrote...
| Mar 15, 2013
With Ultra Music Festival's addition of a second weekend to celebrate its 15 years, March 15 marks the start of a two-week block saturated with dubstep, house, and drum and bass.
The headliners are no surprise: There's Tiesto, David Guetta, Deadmau5 and...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 12:04 PM
**1/2 stars (out of four)
We all assumed, upon discovering Ra Ra Riot, that they were a synth pop band, right? Or at least some kind of thing you could play at parties?
It turned out they were actually a band with a string section, maybe best suited...
| Jan 11, 2013
| 4:38 AM
In a decision that should surprise no one, the Miami City Commission on Thursday night rejected a bid to halt an expansion of the city’s massive Ultra Music Festival, allowing the lucrative March event to book a second weekend of electronic music at...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 10:16 AM
Delicate Steve -- it’s a great band name (actually, kinda brilliant), but it’s also fitting. Steve Marion’s music is delicate, and that’s saying something, considering it’s mostly driven by layers of clean and distorted...
| Sep 26, 2012
Florence Welch says she grew up in awe of the ocean's vastness, fantasizing about what might dwell in its depths. The 26-year-old singer from the British indie-pop band Florence and the Machine says she's still enamored with the sea.
"I kind of had...
| Aug 20, 2012
* (out of four)
Hey, have you guys thought about death? Pretty deep, right? Like, everybody dies. And the older you get, the closer you are to dying! And the really crazy thing is that all of us are getting older every day, so we're all slowly dying...
| Apr 18, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Fauxchella Music Festival
Saturday, April 21, 5pm, 305K Gallery, 305 Knowlton St., Bridgeport.
Rain or shine. The festival also features a sideshow project and is sponsored by New York craft beer company Bomb Lager. Tickets are $18 and profits go toward...
| Jun 2, 2010
MANCHESTER, Tenn. — We woke in Nashville blinking with disbelief. Five of us guys were about to head 60 miles southeast to the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, which we envisioned as four nights of music, camping, bright sunshine and swaying...
| Dec 27, 2010
| 4:32 AM
Looking for a New Yearâs Eve party with an ace soundtrack? There are plenty of choices for music-loving revelers this year. Here are some of the best (arranged alphabetically by artist): Big Freedia and her Divas: This is the place......
| Aug 3, 2010
| 4:32 AM
Lollapalooza: More than 130 bands and artists on eight stages play 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday-Sunday in Grant Park, $90 per day ($215 three-day pass); lollapalooza.com. FRIDAY 11 a.m. Donât miss B.O.B. (11:30 a.m., Adidas Mega): Blink and youâll miss it.....