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So U and More: Conversations with Neal Schon, Judas Priest's Rob Halford and Edgar Winter

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.08.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Neal Schon: "Journey is more about well-crafted songs and well recorded and produced songs, and I think that what I enjoy about my solo songs is that I'm sort of more of a painter with a blank canvas and a bunch of paints and materials to work with and I kind of throw everything on there and see how it lands."

Emails: ND Ethics Law Potentially Broken on Petraeus Fracking Trip

Steve Horn | Posted 06.12.2014 | Green
Steve Horn

DeSmogBlog has obtained emails via North Dakota's Open Records Statute revealing facts that could be interpreted as indicating that North Dakota Treasurer Kelly Schmidt broke State Investment Board ethics laws.

Queers Make Waves: Seattle's 2014 'Mo-Wave Festival Offers Proof

Logan Lynn | Posted 05.05.2014 | Gay Voices
Logan Lynn

The Pacific NW has no shortage of music festivals, and Seattle boasts some of the region's largest and most well-attended. Starting a new festival i...

I'm With Stupid: Wolfgang Rocks the Three-Pig Culinary Masterpiece

Todd Hartley | Posted 11.16.2013 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

Every so often, in penning this column, I get to write words that I never thought I would see together in a sentence -- words so incongruous that there exists virtually no possibility of their being associated.

"Louder Than Hell -- The Definitive Oral History of Metal": Go Buy This... Please!

Binky Philips | Posted 10.09.2013 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

I'll let you know right now, the chapter on the L.A. Hair Metal scene of the 1980s that wrought Van Halen, Motley Crue, Quiet Riot, Poison, et al, is one of the most fun and ultimately, maybe the most poignant.

Chatting With Airbourne's Ryan O'Keeffe, Plus Caleb Hawley's 'Little Miss Sunshine' and Noah Chenfeld's 'Frozen'

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.21.2013 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Having solely written and fully produced his three prior albums, his fourth self-titled project, Caleb Hawley, might just bring a deluge of new fans and plenty of luv.

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.

Why I Hate the Music in Rock of Ages

Marshall Fine | Posted 08.15.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

How can I enjoy this movie -- when I have such disdain for so much of its music? And yet I did. I had a lot more fun watching Rock of Ages than I expected to; I also resented how much I enjoyed it, as a light, funny spoof of a bygone era.

Under the Covers: A Musical Parlor Game

Michael Sigman | Posted 06.10.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Sigman

Most of these interpretations do the material proud, though some may leave you wanting to, well, hide under the covers. Making up your own lists and sharing with friends might make for a more soul-satisfying parlor game than, say, Geography.

The Eyewear Of Sri Lanka, The Trash Of India (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Mallika Rao | Posted 11.28.2011 | Home

Last week, Sophia Loren got an award, Sri Lanka explored design, and artists in India worked to save a river. Strap on your seatbelts...we're heading ...

Moline Loves Paul Simon, Plus Chatting With Bill Wyman, American Idol's James Durbin and Mastodon's Brann Dailor

Mike Ragogna | Posted 01.17.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Although it seems that Paul Simon has been on the road frequently over the last few years, his latest tour seems much more date-packed as he heralds his latest and one of the best albums of his career, So Beautiful Or So What.

Bumping Into a Metal God at a Disco

Binky Philips | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Binky Philips

What can I tell ya ... I was just never into Metal. 
Some of my all-time favorite bands pioneered Metal (Who, Zep, Hendrix, some Sab), but, Metal M...

Music's Biggest Quitters: 20 Who Quit

Spinner | Spinner Staff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

They say winners never quit, but in the music biz there's something to be said for going out at the top of your game. Whether they left for greener p...