Friday, September 26 2014
Did I truly experience "the Real South" over the course of the Hopscotch Music Festival weekend?
Thursday, September 25 2014
Maybe getting down just for the funk of it could indeed help unite the world in peace and harmony.
Wednesday, September 24 2014
At the New York premiere of "The Brighter Side of Day", Kathy Sledge captured the spirit and soul of Billie Holiday.
Wednesday, September 17 2014
New Orleans musicians rarely disappoint. They come from a world where music is practically akin to religion, and they always seem to know how to rise to the occasion.
Monday, September 15 2014
Five years in the making, Martha Davis & the Motels made a triumphant return to New York City.
Monday, August 18 2014
Tori Amos's recent performance at New York City's Beacon Theatre was simply spellbinding and quite possibly one of the best concerts in recent memory.
Friday, August 15 2014
Few bands dare to incorporate such wide-ranging sounds and Slightly Stoopid’s ability to mix rock and reggae with dub, grunge and hip-hop is a large part of how they appeal to such a broad fanbase.
Monday, August 11 2014
There was a spectacular display of goods from almost every pop culture property one could think of all in one place, making Comic-Con feel like a cross between Christmas and Halloween (as well as Black Friday).
Thursday, August 7 2014
Sweden may be the 800-lb gorilla of Northern European cinema, but its neighbors have come on strong.
Tuesday, August 5 2014
Nine Inch Nails and Soundgarden brought their co-headlining tour to Jones Beach in Long Island for a sold-out show.
Friday, August 1 2014
Nona Hendryx got unplugged and honored her classic soul group Labelle during her second sold-out engagement of 2014 at Joe's Pub.
Wednesday, July 30 2014
Paul McCartney commanded the stage in Kansas City with an astonishing degree of seemingly effortless finesse. A most glorious concert.
Friday, July 25 2014
Chalice provided the grooviest kicks seen along old Route 66 in some time.
Thursday, July 24 2014
Forecastle rounded out its 2014 installment with aplomb, proving that it is only going to get bigger and better from here on out.
Wednesday, July 23 2014
Festival organizers won the day by pulling in some top talent from the nation’s jazz capital (New Orleans, of course) to mark the occasion.
Tuesday, July 22 2014
Day two of Forecastle concluded with the audience being rocked to muscle weakness.
Monday, July 21 2014
From the minimalist indie rock of Spoon to the extravagant performance by OutKast, day one of Forecastle did not disappoint.
Tuesday, July 15 2014
The spirit of Pete and Toshi Seeger permeated Clearwater Festival as this was the first year without the environmentally conscious folk musician and the filmmaker.
311 most definitely underscored its cannabis-friendly, mellow, laid-back facet, as more intense tracks were largely set aside. Yet again, though, 311 put on a top-notch, electric live show that few bands could touch.
Monday, July 14 2014
Black Sabbath, Faith No More, Soundgarden and more: a tale of music and Independence.