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Still On The Levee & The Boat That Carries Us: Conversations with Peter Himmelman and Chris Smither

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.14.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

A Conversation with Chris Smither Mike Ragogna: You've got a newly recorded, two-disc retrospective, Still On The Levee. You've had this wonderful ...

Loudon Wainwright III Does His Dad Proud

AP | STEVEN WINE | Posted 04.16.2012 | Home

-- Loudon Wainwright III, "Older Than My Old Man Now" (2nd Story Sound) This marvelous album will resonate with sons, daughters, parents, spouses or...

Dog Ears Music Near-Miss Day Playlist: Remember the Epic Asteroid of '89?!

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 05.23.2012 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week we review music by Joe Meek and The Blue Men, Beck, Burt Bacharach, PJ Harvey, Semantic Noise and more.

Star Singer Spoofs Newt Gingrich In Santa Claus Song

Posted 02.18.2012 | Entertainment

"Santa Claus is Coming to Town" is meant to be a jolly welcoming for the big gift-giver from up north. The ukelele folk takeoff "Newt Gingrich is Runn...

Give Thanks, Then Give Presents: My Holiday Gift Guide to You

David Wild | Posted 01.22.2012 | Entertainment
David Wild

I like to use the Thanksgiving holiday as a golden opportunity to carbo-load in preparation for my second favorite holiday -- Black Friday.

Five New Albums Well Worth Lifting Your Personal Debt Ceiling For

David Wild | Posted 10.04.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

As the album creeps ever closer to technical extinction as an ongoing artform, I remain profoundly moved by the sight and sound of so many sparks of musical life to be heard all along the watchtower.

"Who's Your Daddy!": A Playlist For Today's Rock & Roll Fathers

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Four talented dads in my neighborhood, men with distinguished credits in music, as well as film and television, have formed an acapella group that's fittingly called Who's Your Daddy!

"TV Is the Thing This Year": My Playlist for the Emmy Awards

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Far be it for me to ever correct the Boss, but as it turns out Bruce Springsteen was not a true televisionary; there are not "57 Channels And Nothing On" these days. Please tune in Sunday night, and see for yourself.

Rufus Wainwright Wows the Crowd in Brooklyn

Rebecca Harrington | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Rebecca Harrington

Last night, folk singer Loudon Wainwright III opened for his son, Rufus Wainwright, at the Prospect Park Bandshell. The concert was intensely emotional, insightful and touching.

"That Silver Haired Daddy Of Mine": The Mother of All Father's Day Playlists

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

I will always believe that the gift of music is more beautiful and powerful than even the nicest tie or pen set. So here's my musical gift for all of the other dads out there in Huffington Post-land.

Compact Reviews Of This Week's Compact Discs, For Those Who Still Care #4

Sal Nunziato | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Sal Nunziato

Reviewed: The Beastie Boys, Harry Connick, Jr., Eddie & the Hot Rods, David Gray, Manassas, Monsters of Folk, Pearl Jam.

'The Krugman Blues': Loudon Waiwright Takes On NYT Columnist In Song (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Ryan McCarthy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Paul Krurgman, the Nobel Prize-winning NYT columnist is everywhere of late -- including in verse. Calculated Risk points us to a recent performance of...