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The Wallflowers

Masters Of Sex, Girls & 'Boogie Train': Conversations with Michael Penn and Foghat's Roger Earl

Mike Ragogna | Posted 06.17.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

For me, the collaboration is sort of akin to working with a lyricist. There's no lyrics in the score, so you're basically working with the scenes as lyric and trying to find a way to emotionally support what's going on with that.

'Love Is a Country': A Heartfelt Playlist for Valentine's Day

David Wild | Posted 04.15.2013 | Entertainment
David Wild

"There are more love songs than anything else," Frank Zappa once pointed out. "If songs could make you do something, we'd all love one another."

The Wallflowers Go Back To Basics

AP | CHRIS TALBOTT | Posted 10.11.2012 | Entertainment

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- As producers are known to do, Jay Joyce called Jakob Dylan to discuss plans before they were scheduled to start recording The Wall...

The Wallflowers' 'Glad All Over': 'It Was About the Band Trusting One Another'

Kristi York Wooten | Posted 12.08.2012 | Entertainment
Kristi York Wooten

Glad All Over sounds like The Wallflowers we know and love, and sometimes it sounds even better.

Yes, Virginia, There Is Life After the London Olympics

David Wild | Posted 10.09.2012 | Entertainment
David Wild

Soon the 2012 Olympics will end, and the games of life as we know it will continue. Here are five things I love right now that may help fill up all of our lives in between the Closing Ceremonies and the raging amusement parks of the Conventions.

SF's Swankiest Party Hits This Weekend

Aaron Sankin | Posted 05.30.2012 | San Francisco

Fact: Everything is better when done wearing a tuxedo. Think about James Bond. How much less awesome would James Bond be if he saved the world in a...

"Add It Up": A Playlist From If 6 Was 9 by David Klein

David Wild | Posted 05.07.2012 | Entertainment
David Wild

Just to be safe, I will only pick some of my favorite number songs from the book up to #9 -- since when we get to double digits, that old math anxiety begins to kick back in.

Hi Infidelity: Chatting With REO Speedwagon's Kevin Cronin, Graham Colton and David Berkeley, Plus The Box Story's New Video

Mike Ragogna | Posted 09.20.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

According to Cronin, "I think in the present day climate of the music industry, there wouldn't be a band that had ten records before they finally had a hit. Nowadays, you better hit it on your first record or you're history."

Sing It Loud: Chatting with k.d. lang, JD Souther and Bobby Long, Plus a Beginners Audio Exclusive

Mike Ragogna | Posted 07.24.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

One of my favorite tracks on k.d. lang's new album is the opener, "I Confess," which sounds like Brill Building meets country, meets...okay, I'll shut up now, k.d. lang has the rest.

HuffPost Exclusive: Court Yard Hounds Video, Plus All I Want Is Toad The Wet Sprocket And Tony Lunn

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

The new self-titled album by the Dixie Chick's Emily Robison and Martie Maguire -- otherwise known as Court Yard Hounds -- reflects a new direction for the pair while maintaining a sensitivity to their former brand of music

Women and Country: A Conversation with Jakob Dylan and More

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Following his strong Seeing Things solo debut, Jakob Dylan furthers his adventures beyond The Wallflowers with his latest album, Women And Country.

Hollywood Swinging: Your Winning Oscar Party Playlist

David Wild | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
David Wild

Here is your free Oscar Party playlist put together in order to make everyone feel like an Academy Award-winner -- or less of an Academy Award-loser -- on Sunday night.

Dog Days of Summer Playlist: Volume 2

The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
The Everlasting Phil Ramone and Danielle Evin

This week's column features music by the B-52's, The Smashing Pumpkins, Nina Simone, Jeff Buckley, The Wallflowers and Pink Floyd.

New Tunes On Monday: Yusuf (Cat Stevens), Ben Harper and Relentless7, Conor Oberst and the Mystic Valley Band, New York Dolls, and Paul Potts

Mike Ragogna | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna

Ever since Cat Stevens embraced Islam, the West has been clueless when it comes to accepting the former superstar. His latest release, Roadsinger, is a good start in rebuilding that emotional bridge to Stevens.