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Upcoming Concerts: Train, Steve Miller Band, Ingrid Michaelson

Upcoming Concerts: Train, Steve Miller Band, Ingrid Michaelson

Two Christmas-related shows are coming to the Toyota Oakdale Theatre in Wallingford, and they happen early enough in the month to allow...

The Who's 50th Anniversary Tour Heading To Mohegan Sun

The Who's 50th Anniversary Tour Heading To Mohegan Sun

Half a century of the Who is nearly unthinkable, but that's where we're at.

DJ Steve Aoki And Wiz Khalifa Heading To Foxwoods

DJ Steve Aoki And Wiz Khalifa Heading To Foxwoods

Steve Aoki and Wiz Khalifa are booked to play the Grand Theater at Foxwoods Resort Casino on Nov. 15. It's the duo's only scheduled show...

Fleetwood Mac Announces New Mohegan Sun Date

Fleetwood Mac Announces New Mohegan Sun Date

Fleetwood Mac, with Christine McVie back in the fold, is apparently having too much fun to stop.

More Upcoming Concerts: The 1975, Donna The Buffalo, Jeff And Ben Daniels

More Upcoming Concerts: The 1975, Donna The Buffalo, Jeff And Ben Daniels

Manchester, U.K. band The 1975 ($30) play the Dome at Oakdale in Wallingford on Thursday, Dec. 11, at 7:30 p.m., with...

Listen To Winterpills Cover Sharon Van Etten's "One Day"

Listen To Winterpills Cover Sharon Van Etten's "One Day"

Flora Reed and Philip Price, of the Northampton, Mass. band Winterpills, don't get hung up on the whole originals vs. covers thing.

Upcoming Concerts: 'Downton Abbey' Star Brings Her Band To Norfolk

Upcoming Concerts: 'Downton Abbey' Star Brings Her Band To Norfolk

Not long after announcing the upcoming release of his Christmas album, "Home for the Holidays," crooner Anthony Hamilton...

Watch Rob Stoner's Rollling Thunder Revival With Members of Max Creek and Legion of Jerry

Watch Rob Stoner's Rollling Thunder Revival With Members of Max Creek and Legion of Jerry

This past Saturday, the Palace Theater in Stafford Springs hosted former Bob Dylan bassist Rob Stoner, along with Max Creek members Scott...

Suffering From Exhaustion, B.B. King Cancels Upcoming Torrington Appearance

After becoming ill during an Oct. 3 concert at Chicago's House of Blues, legendary musician B.B. King has been forced to cancel eight...

Neil Diamond Is Coming To Mohegan Sun

Neil Diamond Is Coming To Mohegan Sun

On the same day he performed a "secret show" at Erasmus Hall High School in Brooklyn, his alma mater, pop icon Neil Diamond announced a...

Composer John Adams Returns To Yale For Weeklong  Residency

Composer John Adams Returns To Yale For Weeklong 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...

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