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Fleetwood Mac eBook Covers Band's Rich History

Michael Sigman | Posted 10.12.2014 | Books
Michael Sigman

Nearly 40 years ago, writer Sam Graham began work on a book about the suddenly very hot rock group Fleetwood Mac. He spoke with each of the five musicians and accompanied them to some gigs in suburban Detroit.

San Francisco Symphony Stirs in Pink Martini, Pixar, ABBA, and More

Pamela Feinsilber | Posted 09.09.2014 | Arts
Pamela Feinsilber

I'm not a fan of the Boston Pops approach to music, but this isn't that.

NO SECURITY: The Visionary Prophet-5

Michael Nirenberg | Posted 07.08.2014 | Huffpost Code
Michael Nirenberg

In 2014, when we think of the microprocessor, we tend to think of the personal computer or cell phone. While researching the history of the microprocessor, I discovered a way in which it turned up in our culture in the most pervasive way it could have: Music.

ABBA Celebrates 40 Years

AP | JILL LAWLESS | Posted 04.08.2014 | Entertainment

LONDON (AP) — Four decades on from the flares, fame and fabulousness, the members of ABBA say they have no regrets — not even about the clothes. ...

How a High Note Kicked Me into Midlife

Maria Rodgers O’Rourke | Posted 05.27.2014 | Fifty
Maria Rodgers O’Rourke

. Sophia embodied my disco days, but it was Donna's dancing queen who told me I could still give life a good kick in the pants.

A Yogi Embraces Pope Francis

Sister Jenna | Posted 05.08.2014 | Religion
Sister Jenna

As I approach my upcoming birthday, I am drawn to remember Pope Francis. There are moments that touch our lives and I remember where I was on March...

Thousands In Stockholm To Join Forces To Support Russian LGBT Community

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 10.02.2013 | Gay Voices

"Live and Let Love," a new film project, is gearing up to show the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community of Russia they are not alon...

LOOK: Stockholm Gay Pride Is One Fierce Party!

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 08.05.2013 | Gay Voices

Sweden just celebrated Stockholm Gay Pride and from the looks of the photos below, it was quite the party! Stockholm Pride is always a highlight o...

ABBA Alum Goes Solo

AP | MICHAEL CIDONI LENNOX | Posted 07.15.2013 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — For most of the last three decades, ABBA was but a memory for Agnetha Faltskog. She made concerted efforts to leave behind her pas...

Epitaph: A Conversation with Judas Priest's Rob Halford, Plus Agnetha Fältskog and Fortress Social Club Exclusives

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.10.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Agnetha Fältskog might be best known as "the blonde from ABBA," but her musical prowess did not stop when the Swedish pop band ended.

An ABBA Museum Is Actually Happening

AP | MALIN RISING | Posted 07.06.2013 | Arts

STOCKHOLM — You can thank ABBA for the music. And so much more. A museum devoted to the pop superstars opening in Stockholm on Tuesday will cel...

"Low Budget": A Rather Sad Soundtrack For Sequestration

David Wild | Posted 04.30.2013 | Entertainment
David Wild

"Sequester" sounds significantly sexier than it is. As in, "Sequester"? I don't even know 'er. See, I was right.

30 Best-Selling Albums In The Past 30 Years

The Huffington Post | Treye Green | Posted 10.15.2012 | Entertainment

From Norah Jones' "Come Away With Me" to Eminem's "The Marshall Mathers LP," the past 30 years have seen a range of albums push fans to record stores ...

ABBA Singer Heads Back To Studio

AP | Posted 10.04.2012 | Entertainment

STOCKHOLM -- Agnetha Faltskog, one of the former members of Swedish pop band ABBA, is preparing for a comeback and has returned to the recording studi...

Dog Ears Music: The Gold, Silver and Bronze Playlist

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 09.26.2012 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week our playlist includes music by The Donnas, The Carl Stalling Project, Gomez, The Beatles, Curtis Mayfield & The Impressions, Dr. John and more.

Sir Tim Rice Talks Chess 'In Concept'

Andy Propst | Posted 09.25.2012 | Home
Andy Propst

Not many musicals with Broadway runs under two months get starry concert performances. But then, Benny Andersson, Tim Rice and Björn Ulvaeus' Chess is no ordinary musical.

What Is The UK's Favorite No. 1 Single Of All Time?

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.16.2012 | Entertainment

When the Official Charts Company asked the U.K. public to vote for their favorite No. 1 single of the last 60 years, The Beatles seemed like the obvio...

The Magic of Mamma Mia!

Brooke Lewis | Posted 06.21.2012 | Arts
Brooke Lewis

I took in the experience and something occurred to me. I looked around at the packed theater and wondered how Mamma Mia! could still draw such a huge crowd after "100" years?

Dick Clark's 'American Bandstand' Greatest Moments

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 04.18.2012 | TV

"American Bandstand," which the late Dick Clark hosted from 1956 to 1989, introduced new musical acts to generations of Americans during its decades-l...

Mo' $ Mo' Music: The Best Songs About Money [VIDEO]

Posted 02.29.2012 | Money

Does the thought of filing your taxes, checking out your 401k and revising your budget ever make you want to bust a move? Probably not. That's why we'...

How This Grown Woman Became an 'Honorary' Girl Scout

Monica Medina | Posted 04.02.2012 | Women
Monica Medina

Though I never did become a Girl Scout, I was thrilled when my daughter did.

A Mysterious ABBA Song You've Never Heard

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 03.27.2012 | Home

Abba's former leader Bjorn Ulvaeus dashed hopes of a reunion back in 2008, when he told the Sunday Telegraph, "We would like people to remember us as ...

Talking Charm With Aimee Mann

Deborah Stambler | Posted 03.07.2012 | Entertainment
Deborah Stambler

Talking with Aimee Mann is a little like listening to her music. In the rhythm of her speech, her pursuit for the right word or the answer to the question at hand, you can hear traces of her songs.

A-Sides With Jon Chattman: The Sounds Give Us Something to Die For

Jon Chattman | Posted 01.18.2012 | Entertainment
Jon Chattman

Hours before they played a sold-out show at Webster Hall in New York City, the Sounds performed a stripped down version of their title track off their current LP, and took time for a chat about their success thus far.

5 Married Bandmates Who Called It Quits...On Their Marriage

Posted 12.26.2011 | Divorce

Sonic Youth's Kim Gordon and Thurston Moore, who recently split after 27 years of marriage, shocked the indie rock world, leaving many fans wondering ...