| Mar 5, 2015
| 12:22 PM
The Beatles (or a close facsimile) are coming to Naperville.
The Fab Four presents The Ultimate Show at 8 p.m. March 7 in Pfeiffer Hall at North Central College. This tribute act, which won an Emmy award for their 2012 PBS special, creates a detail-...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 11:45 AM
Closing arguments are scheduled Thursday in a colorful courtroom drama that pits some big names in the music industry against the family of the late music legend Marvin Gaye.
Here's a breakdown of the trial and the issues behind it as reported by the...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 4:00 PM
As half of the popular gospel duo Mary Mary, Erica Campbell has spent the last 15 years beside her younger sister, Tina. Together they've created hit songs such as "Get Up" and "Shackles (Praise You)," as well as a reality television series soon to...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 8:01 AM
Music legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame member Dave Mason, co-founder of the rock band Traffic, performs two area shows this weekend.
Dave Mason's Traffic Jam will be in Joliet performing an 8 p.m. show Feb. 6 at the Rialto Square Theatre and a 7:30...
| Feb 6, 2015
| 9:25 AM
Three nights a week since Christmas Eve, an all-Cuban cast of performers has danced and belted out songs, bringing the American rock musical, "Rent," to life in Havana.
As they perform in Spanish to sold-out audiences at the Bertolt Brecht Theatre,...
| Feb 1, 2015
| 6:32 PM
The Super Bowl on Sunday finally gave up trying to make its halftime show a concert and made it unabashedly a show instead.
The result of pop singer Katy Perry’s performance more clearly defined what, exactly, the halftime show is. But it was a...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 5:25 AM
"Saturday Night Live" went more than a little country this weekend, and the happy results were an amusing showcase for host and musical guest Blake Shelton.
The opening monologue fell flat: An awkward tribute to "Hee Haw" had Leslie Jones, in a...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 9:09 AM
Meryl Streep, David Letterman, Bruno Mars and Lady Gaga helped pay tribute Sunday at the Kennedy Center Honors in Washington.
This year's recipients were singer Al Green, ballerina Patricia McBride, actor Tom Hanks, comedian/actress Lily Tomlin and...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 3:00 AM
The 57th Grammy Awards belonged to Sam Smith, the freshman British singer-songwriter who took home three of the four top awards — and underscored the lightning speed in which an artist can capture the popular imagination in the age of YouTube and...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 8:00 AM
For Valentine's Day, the program of Florida Lakes Symphony Orchestra aims straight for the heart.
Going all out for romance, the string section will try to sweep the audience off its feet with "La Follia" from the Concerto Grosso No. 12 by Francesco...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 8:03 AM
It was a long road for Vincent Iovine to his current teaching position at Windham High School.. He received his bachelor's degree from St. Michael's College in 1969. "I was preparing to continue on in the graduate drama/speech program at Catholic...