| Feb 18, 2011
| 3:30 PM
Edison Elementary School in Burbank is having its seventh annual Variety Show at 7 p.m. Feb. 25 and noon and 5 p.m. Feb. 26, in the auditorium, 2110 Chestnut St., Burbank.
There are more than 90 students participating, and they have been rehearsing since...
| Feb 19, 2011
| 3:14 PM
Sometimes the less familiar results in a delightful surprise.
Such was the case Saturday afternoon at the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra's salute to the music of Broadway and film composer Richard Rodgers, "My Favorite Things."
Tucked in among songs...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 7:46 PM
Kenny Rogers is coming to the 2011 Kansas State Fair. The fair office says Rogers will perform on Sunday, September 11. Tickets are $28.
The Kansas State Fair announces two more acts for this year's U.S. Cellular Grandstand lineup.
| Jul 9, 2011
Of all the singers to hit the pop music scene in the past 25 years, k.d. lang continues to stand out.
There's the timbre of her voice, a sound remarkably dark and rich and deep. Then there's the technique, with its unfailing intonation and evenness of...
| Jul 14, 2011
| 4:12 PM
Winning combo with wine, chocolate and jazz
Thursday nights just got a lot more delicious.
The "Art, Jazz, Wine & Chocolate: What Could Be Better?" series continues from 5 to 8 p.m. every Thursday until Aug. 25 at the Festival of Arts, 650 Laguna Canyon...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 4:15 PM
What: Pitchfork Music Festival
Where: Union Park, 1501 W. Randolph St.
When: 3:20 p.m. Friday, 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
What: 45 bands/artists, three stages, hosted by e-zine pitchfork.com
Tickets: Ticketweb.com ($...
| Jul 16, 2011
| 11:43 AM
Day 2 of the Pitchfork Music Festival in Union Park is at an end, with another sell-out Saturday. Here’s how it went down, with reports from me (GK), my hard-working colleague Bob Gendron (BG) and video and editing from Kevin Pang.
| Jul 23, 2011
| 6:14 PM
Joe Lee Wilson, 75, a jazz vocalist who performed with saxophonists Sonny Rollins and Archie Shepp and trumpeters Miles Davis and Freddie Hubbard and hosted a thriving loft club in New York City in the 1970s, died July 17 at his home in Brighton, England,...
| Mar 16, 2011
| 11:33 PM
More than 150 vocal hopefuls pitched their best national anthem before a panel of judges Wednesday night at University Park Mall in Mishawaka.
What are the vocalists hoping for?
A guest appearance to sing the national anthem at a home Silver Hawks...
| Aug 2, 2011
| 4:45 PM
Lollapalooza: More than 130 bands and artists on eight stages play 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Friday-Sunday in Grant Park; all three days sold out.
Kid Cudi (9 p.m., Perry’s): Psychedelic soundscapes, introspective funk,...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 11:57 PM
Day 1 of Lollapalooza 2011 is in the books, as the first of 130 bands played on eight stages Friday in Grant Park. Attendance was maxed out – with 90,000 people expected each of three days at the festival. Here’s how Friday went down, with...