The Boss has just boosted his Latino cred.
Bruce Springsteen gave a tribute in Spanish to Chilean folksinger Víctor Jara at a concert in Santiago...
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SANTIAGO, Chile -- Just days after Chile's bloody 1973 military coup, popular songwriter and theater director Victor Jara was dragged down to the base...
I knew that Gore had seen the musical of Les Misérables with his sister, who was dying of cancer. I knew that Chávez's favorite book was Les Misérables. So I put the two men together.
Two thrilling new musical documentaries place great emphasis on the importance of a song's lyrics while paying homage to their creators.
The afterlife of the man once called "Tom Paine with a guitar" has, for the last 30 years, paralleled that of Tom Paine himself. Both Ochs and Paine were discarded by their respective mainstream worlds.
Kennedy's assassination, the ongoing turmoil of resistance to integration and the escalation of the Vietnam War gave the singers a new identity. At the center of the storm was Phil Ochs.
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