| Nov 12, 2012
| 12:15 PM
It's been a long time since we've written about anything happening in Westchester County, but the newly reopened Capitol Theatre in Port Chester cannot be ignored. In its heyday it hosted the likes of Janis Joplin, the Grateful Dead, Derek and the...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 4:24 PM
Of all the genres ArtsQuest covers in its seven music festivals at its SteelStacks campus, probably the most improvisational is the jam band music of SteelJam. Victor Wooten So maybe it shouldn’t be a surprise that the second SteelJam festival,........
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:35 AM
Alive @ 5, Columbus Park, Main St. & W. Park Place, Stamford. (203) 348-5285, Stamford-downtown.com. June 21: Los Lonely Boys. June 28: G. Love & Special Sauce. July 5: Creedence Clearwater Revisited. July 19: Matisyahu. July 19: Hot Chelle Rae. July 26:...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 11:39 AM
Every spring, I listen to the Grateful Dead with fresh ears, not to the exclusion of everything else, but close to it. (I'm not alone in this. How many people in the Northeast associate the Dead's music with thaw, both literal and spiritual?)
| Mar 16, 2012
| 7:25 AM
Open your wallet or purse, grab a card with bumpy numbers on it and find a Wi-Fi connection, or pick up a phone, if you'd rather: there are dozens of top-notch hip-hop, indie rock, metal, R&B and jamband acts passing through the state this spring. It's...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Furthur performed at the Greek Theatre on Wednesday. The band, which features former Grateful Dead members, performed songs from throughout the band's career....
| Sep 8, 2011
No to caskets, sanitary napkins and rolling papers.
Yes to snowboards, skateboards and wine.
After closely guarding their music and logos for decades, the surviving members of the Grateful Dead are significantly increasing their merchandising and...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 11:17 AM
Las Vegas has long been synonymous with world-class entertainment. Lavish theatrical productions and big-name resident headliners have been filling hotels for decades. Yet Sin City wasn’t always a top stop for touring bands — that is...
| Aug 8, 2011
| 4:23 PM
Southern rock icon Gregg Allman’s Sept. 6 show at Stroudsburg’s Sherman Theater has been postponed to help the singer recover from an upper respiratory infection, the theater says on its website today. “We expect to have the reschedule...
| Apr 13, 2011
| 11:46 AM
Shot during the Dead’s Winterland shows in October 1974 — just before they stepped out for a two-year smoke break — The Grateful Dead Movie plays in 540 movie theaters across the country — one time only. Some highlights: Phil...
| Jan 19, 2011
| 4:35 PM
Despite reports of flagging sales of Guitar Hero, DJ Hero and Theremin Hero (ostensibly), the video game industry continues its quest to re-create every conceivable experience for PC and smart phone users. Hence, the recent report that a video game......