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  • Oscar-winning actor/screenwriter bringing his band to Sellersville Theater 1894

    An actor and Academy Award-winning screenwriter will bring his rockabilly band to an area music venue, it was just announced. Billy Bob Thornton, who starred in such box-office hits as "Armageddon," "Bad Santa" and "Bad New Bears" and won critical...
  • An unforgettable conversation with Charlie Haden

    An unforgettable conversation with Charlie Haden
    The voice on the phone was practically unrecognizable and difficult to understand, but the name was unmistakable. Charlie Haden, one of the most revered bassists in jazz history and a musician I had covered for decades, was calling. Of course I...
  • Reel Critics: 'Apes' gets boost from technology

    "Rise of the Planet of the Apes" in 2011 gave the old franchise a much-needed upgrade and a major shot of adrenaline. The motion-capture technology used in the new "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" takes the project to whole new level. It renders...
  • Ziggy Marley returning to OC Fair with a new sound

    Ziggy Marley returning to OC Fair with a new sound
    As Ziggy Marley sat in his home recording studio, he took out a scrap of paper and thought about what would become his fifth solo studio album. He jotted down life experiences and feelings about freedom and love. Those ideas provided the seeds for...
  • Phillip Phillips moves beyond 'Idol'

    Phillip Phillips moves beyond 'Idol'
    They say fame changes people, but even after winning “American Idol” and releasing a platinum-selling album, Leesburg, Ga.-based singer-songwriter Phillip Phillips wants nothing more than to be himself. “I already knew what kind of...
  • Tupac Shakur musical 'Holler if Ya Hear Me' to close

    Tupac Shakur musical 'Holler if Ya Hear Me' to close
    Broadway just wasn’t down with a Tupac Shakur musical that wasn’t actually about the slain rapper. “Holler If Ya Hear Me,” the rap musical inspired by Tupac’s lyrics and poetry, will have its final performance on Sunday...
  • Andrew students visit Europe as 'Ambassadors of Music'

    Andrew students visit Europe as 'Ambassadors of Music'
    For 16 days this summer, select Andrew High School students got a taste of the traveling musician's life on an overseas trip to Europe where they served as Illinois Ambassadors of Music. Seven Andrew students returned last week from the tour abroad,...
  • Neil Patrick Harris Propels 'Hedwig and the Angry Inch' to a Profit

    Powered by a Tony-winning performance from Neil Patrick Harris, Broadway musical "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" has recouped its $5 million capitalization costs in about 15 weeks, according to the show's producers. "Hedwig," which saw Harris shed the...
  • Indie music label group launching campaign for fair digital deals

    Indie music label group launching campaign for fair digital deals
    A London trade group that advocates for independent record labels says it is launching a campaign to make sure artists are treated fairly when it comes to money earned from digital music -- and the indies are signing on.  More than 700 independent music...
  • Finalists vie for job as Ravens anthem singer

    Finalists vie for job as Ravens anthem singer
    They could only imagine 71,000 fans packed inside M&T Bank Stadium. But the eight finalists who auditioned Tuesday morning for the coveted gig of Baltimore Ravens home-game national anthem singer got a good taste. Each singer's face flooded the...
  • 'Beatles' Set to Open Haugesund's Norwegian Film Fest

    PARIS- "Beatles," a coming-of-age tale based on Lars Saabye Christensen's bestseller, is set to open the 42th Norwegian Intl. Film Festival in Haugesund. "Like the novel, ('Beatles') is a spot-on portrait of an age. It is a humorous and sensitive story...