Friday, March 7 2014
The New York Philharmonic's resurrection of Sondheim's Sweeney Todd, starring Bryn Terfel and Emma Thompson, proves to be one of the most delightfully wicked evenings of theater in recent memory.
The dynamic quartet can rock your socks off, but their sound is hard to categorize with its blend of prog-rock riffage, fuzzy blues, Southern soul and melty psychedelia.
Thursday, February 13 2014
The first gig of a tour can sometimes mean the band will sound a bit blunt around the edges, but not even severe jetlag can put a stop to Killswitch Engage.
Tuesday, February 11 2014
Bialik isn’t the typical Hollywood actress. There’s the Ph.D. in neuroscience, for instance.
Monday, February 10 2014
Tea Leaf Green keeps jamming on year after year because this is a band that is indeed all about the music. That passion comes out in the tunes and the live shows, and it’s what keeps the group’s dedicated fan base coming back for more.
Friday, February 7 2014
Much like the Superbowl, New York gets all the glory for New Jersey's Big Brew Festival.
Thursday, January 30 2014
Many fans are simply enraptured watching Redman trade licks with Cinninger and Bayliss, a dazzling showcase of 21st century music fusion.
Friday, January 24 2014
For her New York homecoming, Brenda Russell delivered all the classics from a venerated songbook.
Thursday, January 23 2014
The flamboyant yet grounded P!nk inspires a capacity crowd on the final leg of her year-long world tour.
Wednesday, January 22 2014
SCI throws down a jamming NYE celebration.
Tuesday, January 21 2014
What happened when Martha Redbone brought the spirit of Black Mountain, Kentucky to the Apollo?
Monday, January 20 2014
Trance dance space funk, the Mile High City becomes the modern mecca for EDM fans.
Friday, January 17 2014
The Greyboy Allstars have to be experienced live to get the full effect of groove on the soul.
Tuesday, January 14 2014
Dave Chappelle jokes that Philly, as the birthplace of America, is "the perfect place to end my career".
Tuesday, January 7 2014
Prince's three night run at Mohegan Sun came to a triumphant conclusion on Sunday night. But not before the ladies of NPG and 3rdEyeGirl shared news about two forthcoming, Prince-blessed releases.
Monday, January 6 2014
Like Phish or the Dead before them, moe. inspires fanaticism.
Monday, December 23 2013
Marina Abramovic, Willem Dafoe, Antony Hegarty, and Robert Wilson join forces for an "experimental opera" where artfulness trumps accessibility.
Monday, December 16 2013
Going into their 15th year, Okayplayer celebrated the milestone with lots of great music at its annual star-studded affair led by the Roots.
Tuesday, December 10 2013
'Holiday Spirits' allowed folks to sample a variety of liquors from small distilleries. There was near unlimited booze but not a lot of food.
Monday, November 25 2013
Among the A-list jambands born in the mid-‘80s through about the early ‘90s, none has been more consistent that this one for as long a period, nor seems as poised to remain so.