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Dream 13 of '13: Top Albums, Favorite Artists of the Year

Michael Bialas | Posted 02.24.2014 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

This year in music was all about playing favorites. Oh, occasionally a few artists who were a delightful pleasure to hear for the first time managed...

Conversations With Graham Nash, Allen Toussaint and Colin Gilmore, Plus Coney Hatch and Dom La Nena Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.24.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

"Music, absolutely, without question, put me in a direction that you can say saved my life, although to me, my life was already safe."

Dove Tales: Amanda Shires Is Learning to Fly Like a Bird

Michael Bialas | Posted 10.04.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

If Amanda Shires is the perfect example of writing what you know, there just might be a box set equivalent of James Joyce's greatest hits waiting just...

Hangout High 5: Take a Trip to Stevie Wonder Land and Yeah Yeah Yeahs-ville

Michael Bialas | Posted 07.22.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

Stevie Wonder was the main attraction, and deservedly so, while delivering a feel-good message along with solid gold hits by himself, Marvin Gaye, Mic...

From Ellie Goulding to Karen O, Rate the Best of the Hangout Hair Bands (Slideshow)

Michael Bialas | Posted 07.21.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

Give me a head with hair, long beautiful hair Shining, gleaming, streaming, flaxen, waxen It's not all about the hair when it comes to rock 'n' roll ...

Hangout and About, Part 1: Jason Isbell is Solo, But Not Alone

Michael Bialas | Posted 07.02.2013 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

Jason Isbell doesn't mince words while discussing his battle with the bottle. "Man, I'm an alcoholic," the Alabama singer-songwriter said of his add...

Shovels & Rope's Michael Trent & Cary Ann Hearst Make Joyful Noise

Michael Bialas | Posted 09.24.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

Michael Trent and Cary Ann Hearst like to play rough together. And by following the two-heads-are-better-than-one line of thinking, they hope to make some noise after officially turning their solo acts into a duo called Shovels & Rope two years ago.