| Mar 27, 2012
| 2:00 PM
Roseanne Cash, Dianne Reeves, and Asphalt Orceshtra will be among the headliners in a series of free concerts on New Haven Green as part of the International Festival of Arts & Ideas which runs June 16 to 30.Kicking off the free concerts on the Green on...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 9:13 AM
I have a lot of pet peeves when it comes to music. Possibly my biggest is when a band puts out a great debut album and then breaks up, leaving us with just that one disc to go back to. Today that band I'm revisiting is Agents of Oblivion
| Mar 18, 2012
| 3:33 PM
The Pasquerilla Performing Arts Center's 20-anniversary year will unfold with the presentation of Winter Jazz, Pasquerillas signature fundraising event. It will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, featuring renowned vocalist, Jane Monheit.
Monheit, a touring...
| Mar 21, 2012
| 9:13 AM
Leland Grant, a Suffolk native and 2004 graduate of Old Dominion University, has survived several rounds of elimination on NBC's hit sing-off program "The Voice."
Grant, who performs with fellow vocalist Hailey Steele in a duo called The LiNE, was...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 5:53 PM
An experienced presence in her native New Zealand, Kimbra bent American ears -- and quite a few of them -- earlier this year as the female voice on Gotye's Hot 100-topping "Somebody That I Used to Know." But that acoustic quirk-pop hit only hints at a bit...
| Oct 5, 2012
| 7:55 AM
Country music legend Charley Pride never intended on breaking color barriers when it came to country music.
He wanted to a break a different kind of record.
One of 11 children who was born to sharecroppers in Sledge, Miss., Pride had dreams of being...
| Oct 12, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Clarence Edward Beard, a retired Baltimore County public schools vocal music teacher, died of kidney failure Sept. 28 at his Pikesville home. He was 97.
Born in Westminster, he was raised on his parents' dairy farm. He was a 1932 graduate of...
| Oct 12, 2012
The Chicago Humanities Festival will explore the theme of "America" this year, so it was wholly appropriate that its Gala Benefit Evening featured two musicians well equipped to take on distinctly American music.
The 23d annual festival hasn't officially...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 12:01 PM
It was a quiet night for a revolution.
People at the bar in Joe Squared Station North sat huddled over drinks and conversations. Folks occasionally strolled in to pick up pizza orders or headed to dining tables in the back. Few even glanced at the...
| Oct 24, 2012
| 8:15 AM
w/ Napalm Death, Exhumed, Vektor and David Carradine. $16. 7 p.m., Oct. 28. The El 'n' Gee, 86 Golden St., New London, manicproductions.org
For a band whose name was pilfered from the side of a garbage truck, Municipal Waste sure do...
| Oct 25, 2012
| 1:19 PM
The centennial of the inimitable jazz composer Billy Strayhorn doesn't come around until 2015, but, in a way, the festivities will begin this weekend in the Chicago area.
A three-day Billy Strayhorn Jazz Festival organized by the Music Institute of...