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Blood Orange Amazes All At Great American Music Hall

Adam Rutkowski | Posted 04.17.2014 | San Francisco
Adam Rutkowski

The collection of talented people giving life to the unique sound of Blood Orange's music was quite a sight to see.

A Lifetime of Music

Maria Rodale | Posted 04.16.2014 | Healthy Living
Maria Rodale

For my birthday this year, my oldest daughter got us tickets to see Neil Finn at Town Hall in New York City. Now, most people have never heard of Ne...

Cher's Retiring, Right After She Finishes Another Farewell Tour

Chris Sosa | Posted 04.14.2014 | Entertainment
Chris Sosa

Pushing 70, apparently no one has told the perpetually youthful icon what it means to be a senior citizen. More likely, Cher just doesn't care. She's currently on the Dressed to Kill Tour, jokingly described as a "farewell farewell tour."

When The Beach Boys Were Teen Idols

Patrick Hess | Posted 04.08.2014 | Entertainment
Patrick Hess

Looking back I realize the impact music had on our family. Every one of us bought 45's for our personal record players in our rooms. At every age in our home, music was a dynamic that tied us together.

Yes, Miley Cyrus Bawled Hysterically in Concert, Because She's a Human

Chris Sosa | Posted 04.03.2014 | Celebrity
Chris Sosa

It was a surreal spectacle to witness during a big-budget pop show in which so much as an unplanned stumble make headlines.

The Magic of Red Rocks

Samuel Faktorow | Posted 03.24.2014 | Denver
Samuel Faktorow

Simply put, Red Rocks is a unique place that holds a special spot in the hearts of millions of people from all walks of life.

Typhoon Makes Everyone Feel Better at the 9:30 Club

Josh Rosenblum | Posted 03.22.2014 | DC
Josh Rosenblum

This past Wednesday at the 9:30 Club, something happened that may not transpire again until the next time Typhoon comes back through town: from a vant...

Basia Bulat, Tall Tall Shadow and a Sacred Live Show

Stephanie Keller | Posted 03.20.2014 | Entertainment
Stephanie Keller

I began listening to the entirety of her new album, Tall Tall Shadow on repeat (where she plays four instruments including the charango and autoharp) and jumped at the chance to see her live.

A Dozen Music Choices for All Ages

Josh Rosenblum | Posted 03.13.2014 | Arts
Josh Rosenblum

"Concerts for All Ages," will bring music lovers great new music in an online series.

Dead After 50

Jessica Wolf | Posted 03.03.2014 | Fifty
Jessica Wolf

Last Thursday night, I texted a friend: "What should I wear to a Dead show? No tie dye available," and got back, "Tank top, no bra." "I'm afraid that ship has sailed," I wrote.

From Lena to Leela

Betty Goldstein | Posted 02.27.2014 | Los Angeles
Betty Goldstein

After my evening routine of administering my husband's medications, checking his blood pressure, parking the wheelchair, setting up the walker, and ge...

Can Ron Blake Retake Jazz's 21st Century Groove With Millennials?

Brian Ross | Posted 02.25.2014 | Entertainment
Brian Ross

Listening to them is like sipping a 1961 Château Latour, or watching Phil Jackson dominate a basketball game by owning the pace on the court.

6 Valentine's Day Weekend Ideas for Everyone in Your Family

Sarah Bowman | Posted 04.13.2014 | Los Angeles
Sarah Bowman

Here's to falling in love with new sights and sounds this weekend. We've got classics -- Stuart Little and James Brown -- as well as something very unusual and cool at CAP/UCLA.

A Hard Dave's Night: a TV/Film Writer's Beatle Education

David S. Simon | Posted 03.24.2014 | Entertainment
David S. Simon

So much is being written about this being the 50th anniversary of the Beatle's invasion of America and while I could not be more thrilled to participa...

Q&A With Claude VonStroke: American Dirtybird

Sleepy & Boo | Posted 02.22.2014 | Entertainment
Sleepy & Boo

Claude VonStroke is the boss of the infamous ragtag Dirtybird records crew.Born out of a series of free BBQ parties at Golden Gate Park, Dirtybird has been releasing music since 2005, carving out a very distinct niche in international underground scene.

The Business of Twerk

Lauren Warnecke | Posted 02.21.2014 | Entertainment
Lauren Warnecke

Whenever I find myself in an awkward conversation with someone -- you know, the kind in which neither party has anything to say -- I turn to Miley Cyrus. The thing is, everyone has something to say about Miley.

Watch Santa Give Krampus a Seasonal Smackdown on The Aquabats! Super Show! Holiday Special

Jim Hill | Posted 02.19.2014 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

It might an odd choice to build the Aquabats' first-ever holiday special around a beast-like creature straight out of Alpine folklore. But as Jacobs revealed during a phone interview earlier this week, creating a Krampus-centric Super Show! episode has always been a Christmas dream of his.

Classical Music 101: Epilogue

John Mauceri | Posted 02.01.2014 | Arts
John Mauceri

Before investigating the apparent disappearing audiences for classical music, we might attempt to assess the 20th century itself when it comes to classical music.

Michael Bublé on His Performance Attitude: 'There's Never Ever a Dial-In Performance for Me'

Quora | Posted 01.26.2014 | Entertainment
Quora

I want to create a happy atmosphere and at the same time keep things intimate when certain songs call for that feeling. My job is to take people away for a couple of hours and I want them to have a great night.

Big Sean Concert Causes Frenzy At Howard's Homecoming

AP | Posted 10.25.2013 | Black Voices

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — D.C. police say at least seven people have been injured when crowds rushed the gates during a homecoming concert at ...

Treasure Island Music Festival Photos -- Day 1

Adam Rutkowski | Posted 01.23.2014 | San Francisco
Adam Rutkowski

Saturday of Treasure Island Music Festival had a great balance of electronic, indie rock, and hip hop to cater to anyone's music needs. Atoms for Peace closed out the night with a mesmerizing set while the band and crowd almost froze to death.

Medium Rare Supports Cultural Talent in New York

Eddie Cota | Posted 12.02.2013 | Latino Voices
Eddie Cota

Photo by Ari L Joseph Three young arts professionals came together last year to form a production and consulting company, Medium Rare. In their fi...

Weekly Concert Guide: No Age, Jonwayne, Gary Clark Jr., and Little Boots

Art Tavana | Posted 11.23.2013 | Los Angeles
Art Tavana

Monday, September 23 Jonwayne @ The Echoplex Born from the L.A. underground, Jonwayne's homemade rap mixtapes are brilliant. A producer, rapper, an...

Remembering My Top 200 Concerts of the Year (So Far)

Ben E. Kessler | Posted 11.16.2013 | DC
Ben E. Kessler

I couldn't have been more nervous for show No. 189 (Spiritualized). It wasn't a date. Actually, I was by myself.

Weekly Concert Guide: Grouplove, Cold War Kids, King Krule and Body Language

Art Tavana | Posted 11.16.2013 | Los Angeles
Art Tavana

Nothing is quite like seeing a great gig. Something happens; a collective tingling of "Spidey-Senses" towards a moment in time that we, the select group of fans, experience together through live music that will never happen again (at least not in that exact form).