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Composer John Adams Returns To Yale For Week-long Residency

Composer John Adams Returns To Yale For Week-long Residency

You might see a certain famous composer grabbing slices of New Haven's famous pizza later this month.

Old-Time Rock And Roll: Bob Seger To Play CT

Upcoming Concerts: Bob Seger To Play CT

Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band announced a tour in support of a new album, "Ride Out," which becomes available on Oct. 14. Right in...

Stream Iceage's New Album, "Plowing Into the Field of Love"

All 12 tracks of Danish quartet Iceage's new album, "Plowing Into the Field of Love," are available to preview on YouTube. The album comes...

Watch Tweedy's New Video For "Low Key," Directed By Nick Offerman

Watch Tweedy's New Video For "Low Key," Directed By Nick Offerman

Jeff and Spencer Tweedy released "Sukierae," their debut album as Tweedy, last Tuesday. They've started touring and will be at the Calvin...

New Thom Yorke Album To Be Distributed Via BitTorrent

New Thom Yorke Album To Be Distributed Via BitTorrent

Radiohead singer Thom Yorke and producer Nigel Godrich announced that a new album called "Tomorrow's Modern Boxes" will be distributed...

Watch "Vintage Portrait," A New Video By Hartford Hip-Hop Artist Royal

Watch "Vintage Portrait," A New Video By Hartford Hip-Hop Artist Royal

Earlier this week, Hartford native Royal (Tyshawn Gillespie) released...

Listen to Led Zeppelin Performing Live in New Haven in 1970

Listen to Led Zeppelin Performing Live in New Haven in 1970

Led Zeppelin drummer John Bonham died on this day in 1980. He was only 32 years old. That just seems crazy now.

Neil Young Records "Who's Gonna Stand Up?" With A 92-Piece Orchestra and Choir

Neil Young Records "Who's Gonna Stand Up?" With A 92-Piece Orchestra and Choir

Neil Young can perform alone, backing himself only with an acoustic guitar, piano or organ. Or he can do the Crazy Horse rock-band thing....

Watch Brazilian Guitarist Diego Figueiredo Tear It Up

Watch Brazilian Guitarist Diego Figueiredo Tear It Up

The Connecticut Guitar Society welcomes formidable guitarist Diego Figueiredo to...

Battling Pneumonia, Diana Krall Cancels Fall Tour, Postpones Album Release

Battling Pneumonia, Diana Krall Cancels Fall Tour, Postpones Album Release

Citing "a severe case of pneumonia," Grammy-winning pianist and singer Diana Krall has cancelled all of her upcoming fall tour dates,...

Watch Dawn of Midi Perform "Dysnomia"

Watch Dawn of Midi Perform "Dysnomia"

As part of CTNow's music coverage this week, I got to speak to Dawn of Midi bassist Aakaash Israni about their 2013 album "Dysnomia,"...

Watch Tweedy Perform "Low Key" and "World Away" on "The Colbert Report"

Watch Tweedy Perform "Low Key" and "World Away" on "The Colbert Report"

Wilco's Jeff Tweedy, his 18-year-old son Spencer and their band, who collectively go by the name Tweedy, appeared on "The Colbert Report"...

The Kinks Get a Huge New Anthology Box Set

The Kinks Get a Huge New Anthology Box Set

Kinks fans, especially those of you who are constantly on the lookout for new material: get ready to flip out.

Hartford Symphony Orchestra Takes On Led Zeppelin

Hartford Symphony Orchestra Takes On Led Zeppelin

The music of Led Zeppelin is about to get a whole lotta love from the Hartford Symphony Orchestra.

Upcoming Concerts: Marc Anthony, Reba, Dwight Yoakam

Upcoming Concerts: Marc Anthony, Reba, Dwight Yoakam

The zoot-suited swingers in the Brian Setzer Orchestra ($20-$40) play the Grand Theater at Foxwoods in Mashantucket on...

ZZ Top Cancels Foxwoods Appearance, Jeff Beck Soldiers On

ZZ Top Cancels Foxwoods Appearance, Jeff Beck Soldiers On

Citing a travel-related injury to bassist Dusty Hill, ZZ Top has cancelled several upcoming appearances on its current tour with Jeff Beck,...

Upcoming Concerts: Slipknot, Martina McBride, Thurston Moore

Upcoming Concerts: Slipknot, Martina McBride, Thurston Moore

Heavy rockers Slipknot plan to release ".5: The Gray Chapter," its fifth studio album, on Oct. 21. And that can mean only one thing: a new...

Upcoming Concerts: Patti LaBelle, Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Upcoming Concerts: Patti LaBelle, Trans-Siberian Orchestra

Soul/R&B legend Patti LaBelle brings her versatile voice and stable of hits to Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket on Friday, Nov. 21...

Upcoming Concerts: Jason Mraz, Jesse McCartney

Upcoming Concerts: Jason Mraz, Jesse McCartney

Singer-songwriter Jason Mraz's "YES!" tour swings through the Bushnell in Hartford on Sunday, Sept. 14 at 7:30 p.m., backed by all-girl...

Upcoming Concerts: Jason Derulo, Diana Krall, Dillon Francis

Upcoming Concerts: Jason Derulo, Diana Krall, Dillon Francis

After big overseas tours and stateside opening stints with Lady Gaga and the Black Eyed Peas, singer-songwriter Jason Derulo launches his...

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