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  • Lythgoe Family Productions betting on panto

    Lythgoe Family Productions betting on panto
    Kris Lythgoe — whose father is "American Idol" and “So You Think You Can Dance” producer, Nigel Lythgoe — and his wife, Becky, have a flair for theatrics. The couple staged a murder mystery-themed wedding last April and they're...
  • Ford Amphitheatre to close next summer for $19.7-million makeover

    Ford Amphitheatre to close next summer for $19.7-million makeover
    The rumble of construction machinery and the thwack of carpentry will be the summer sounds for 2015 at the John Anson Ford Amphitheatre, which is closing for renovations for at least a year and a half after its current season ends in mid-September....
  • REVIEW: Top 5 ways Straight No Chaser kept it fresh at Mount Airy Casino

     
    It’s been nearly seven years since a cappella group Straight No Chaser became a YouTube sensation singing a mash-up of “The Twelve Days of Christmas” and Toto’s “Africa.” The resurgence of a cappella music is ebbing and...
  • Alternative dance music festival coming to Sands Bethlehem Event Center

     
    An alternative dance music festival is coming to Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was just announced. Safe in Sound, geared toward fans of electronic bass music, a heavy sub-genre under electronic dance music, will stop at the event center at......
  • Musikfest preview: Here's what's new, returning for festival's 31st year

     
    The most important lesson taught by Musikfest founder and President Jeff is that the festival is not only open to change, but also requires it, says ArtsQuest Vice President for Programming Patrick Brogan. Saurus, one of the featured 'spectacles' at......
  • Brooklyn Punkers I Am The Avalanche Coming To Outer Space

    Brooklyn Punkers I Am The Avalanche Coming To Outer Space
    Much of "Wolverines" — Brooklyn, N.Y. punkers I Am The Avalanche's third album — was written while frontman Vinnie Caruana was recovering from back surgery, with the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy looming in the background....
  • Where is the love? Hit show 'Passing Strange' still hasn't played L.A.

    Where is the love? Hit show 'Passing Strange' still hasn't played L.A.
    “Hey, Mr. L.A., I know a place that you can stay.” Thus begins┬áthe hypnotic number “Keys” from “Passing Strange,” the critically acclaimed 2008 Broadway musical by Stew and Heidi Rodewald (created in collaboration...
  • Singer Kevin Mahogany swings back into the spotlight

    Singer Kevin Mahogany swings back into the spotlight
    Back in the booming 1990s, when jazz musicians of varying levels of skill were being signed to major-label recording contracts, Kevin Mahogany was heavily promoted as one of the next great male vocalists. That he appeared in Robert Altman's 1996 film...
  • Ghent's World Soundtrack Awards to Fete French Composer Francis Lai

    Film Fest Ghent, whose World Soundtrack Awards initiated a spate of annual film music showcases around the world over the past decade, has named French composer Francis Lai as the recipient of the WSA's Lifetime Achievement Award for the event's 14th...
  • 'Allentown' helps Billy Joel get Library of Congress songwriting award

    Billy Joel is being honored by the Library of Congress, and it's referencing his song "Allentown" in bestowing the award. Joel is the newest recipient of the Library of Congress Gershwin Prize for Popular Song, Librarian of Congress James H. Billington...
  • Retired CSO violist William Schoen dead at 94

    Retired CSO violist William Schoen dead at 94
    William Schoen had the resume of a life lived in music: 31 years as the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's assistant principal violist and assistant principal emeritus, decades performing in the Chicago Arts Quartet and, before that, the Claremont String...