| Oct 1, 2014
| 12:10 PM
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 North American tour, which includes a stop at Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville on Friday, March 13, at 8 p.m.
| Nov 25, 2013
| 12:00 PM
The final verse of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s 1974 hit single “Sweet Home Alabama” — “Muscle Shoals has got the Swampers / and they've been known to pick a song or two” — probably confused generations of pre-Wikipedia radio...
| Jul 3, 2015
She's recorded with Barbra Streisand, Willie Nelson, Paul McCartney and Natalie Cole, but jazz vocalist and violinist Calabria Foti's favorite person to perform with is someone she's known closely for 30 years — her husband.
Bob McChesney has...
| Jul 2, 2015
| 11:18 AM
As it develops a secret entertainment platform its founder recently called "Cinematic Reality," Dania Beach-based Magic Leap has hired former music entertainment CEO Rio Caraeff as its chief content officer.
Caraeff was president and chief executive...
| Jun 30, 2015
| 1:01 PM
The following list represents the most viral tracks on Spotify, based on the number of people who shared it divided by the number who listened to it, from Monday June 22, to Sunday, June 28, via Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter and Spotify.
| Jun 19, 2015
| 8:40 AM
“I’m still foolish enough to think that my best work is ahead of me,” Eagles co-founder Don Henley said Thursday night during a private playback session for his forthcoming solo album “Cass County.”
| Jun 14, 2015
| 3:53 PM
Monica Lewis, who started her singing career as a teenage fill-in for Benny Goodman and later became familiar to millions as the playful voice for Chiquita Bananas, has died at her home in Woodland Hills.
Lewis died Friday of natural causes, her...
| Jun 18, 2015
| 11:04 AM
THE VILLAGES — Deana Martin remembers growing up and spending time with her parents' friends.
Frank Sinatra teaching her to sing, songwriter Sammy Cahn picking out melodies at the piano and she and Rosemarie Clooney singing Christmas carols....
| Jun 8, 2015
| 5:20 AM
LOS ANGELES Perhaps it's another sign of encroaching senescence but, these days, the strangest, most unexpected things plunge me into nostalgic reveries.
Or, more precisely, photographs of billboards long since torn down.
| May 27, 2015
| 3:16 PM
Jazz pianist Don Scaletta was an artist, not an entertainer.
To watch him live was to see such a distinction. In a deep voice, Scaletta set up his 20-piece jazz band's next song, then fell into the role of conductor, disappearing into the music —...
| Jun 1, 2015
| 7:32 AM
Hollywood loves to destroy Los Angeles — whether it's earthquakes, floods, aliens, nuclear holocaust or climate change. "San Andreas" is the latest L.A. disaster film. It look in $52 million at the box office. Here are some others: