The latest installment of the LA Philharmonic Green Umbrella concert series rolled into Disney Hall on Tuesday, February 20, 2018. Music by Julius Eastman, Anna Thorvaldsdottir and a premiere by Andrew McIntosh were performed. A screening of the iconic anti-war piece L’s G.A. by Salvatore Martirano, with live performance art by Ron Athey as Politico, […]
Bon Jovi's David Bryan and Tico Torres are expecting a special, and probably emotional, night when the group -- including founding members Richie Sambora and Alec John Such -- is inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame on April 14 in Cleveland. "It's hard to predict what you're going to go…
Music Hall of Williamsburg played host to 5th Annual Valentine's Day Village of Love benefit in support of Planned Parenthood. The Jonathan Toubin and Panache Booking curated benefit featured a diverse lineup of NYC rock n' roll, indie and soul performers doing short sets... Continue reading…
Riccardo Muti, the venerable conductor, has rolled into New York to lead his Chicago Symphony Orchestra in two concerts at Carnegie Hall. I seized the chance to do a podcast with him — a Q&A, here. When I arrived at his suite, he was frustrated because he was not getting reception on his cellphone. Show More Summary
Here’s several archival images of 1980s Billy Joel concerts at the Forum in Inglewood. Joel, who wrote 33 Top 40 hits, was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1999. Following a Dec. 14, 1982, Joel concert, staff writer Dennis Hunt reported in the Dec. 16, 1982, Los Angeles Times: Pop...
“Think of it like a wedding if every speech was given by the bride’s ex-boyfriend”
Later this year, the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame will hold its annual induction ceremony in Cleveland, celebrating the immortal likes of Bon Jovi and the Cars. It's going to be a clusterfuck because it's always a clusterfuck. And this particular clusterfuck was the subject of a very entertaining conversation on last night's episode…
Edwards sang lead on hits like "Cloud Nine" and "Ball Of Confusion."
The Temptations were a legendary music group, and you can hear one of their classic hits below. Their R&B vocals have won them Grammys and have gotten them inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Sadly, The Temptations' lead singer,...Show More Summary
Problem solved! by Heidi Groover Inductee Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam performs onstage at the 32nd Annual Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony. Mike Coppola / GETTY Pearl Jam will play two Seattle shows in August for the purpose...Show More Summary
Rob Dauster was joined by Jeff Borzello of ESPN to roll through all the happenings in college hoops this weekend, from Zion Williamson committing to Duke to Kentucky, Texas Tech, Seton Hall and Wichita State getting swept to the issues at Gonzaga to whether or not Villanova, Purdue and Virginia are elite. Plus, a geography
Rolling Stone reports: After months of speculation, a medical examiner has ruled that Tom Petty died of an accidental overdose, according to a statement from the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner. The Hall of Fame musician...Show More Summary
We need to talk about the new Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees. As always, it’s worth noting that Hall of Fame’s are stupid generally and that’s especially true with something like music, where there’s not even a useful metric. That said, one would hope the best available acts would be elected. And year […]
OMG we love a good side-eye. The sidelong glance can be the gold at the end of the eye roll rainbow or just a quick dart to let the room know you saw dat shit. Either way, it is the essence of shade in a single look. Here are some of the best examples of all time, from [...]
No. 13 Seton Hall entered Tuesday's game at Marquette as the lone undefeated in Big East conference play. The Golden Eagles made sure to change that, rolling past the Pirates by the final score of 84-64.
Ray Thomas, a founding member of British rock group the Moody Blues, has died at 76, months before the band is due to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. His music label, Esoteric Recordings/Cherry Red Records, said Thomas died suddenly Thursday at his home in Surrey, south of London....
Ray Thomas, a founding member of British rock group The Moody Blues, has died at 76, months before the band is due to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. His music label, Esoteric Recordings/Cherry Red Records, said Thomas died suddenly Thursday at his home in Surrey,...
Ray Thomas, a founding member of British rock group the Moody Blues, has died at 76, months before the band is due to be inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall of Fame.
Rick Hall, whose Fame Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama spawned hit after hit and musical artists galore, died late Monday at 85. Artists who visited or recorded at Fame include The Rolling Stones, Otis Redding, Wilson Pickett, Clarence...Show More Summary
By the mid-1960s, Fame Studios, the recording company Hall set up in a tiny Alabama town, had become a hotbed for pop musicians of various stripes, including the Rolling Stones, Otis Redding, Wilson Pickett, Clarence Carter, Solomon Burke and Percy Sledge. Because of the reputation for greatness Hall had established, others continued to come calling […]