| Jul 12, 2012
| 10:16 AM
The first anniversary of Amy Winehouse's death is fast approaching. Since I myself just turned 28, I was celebrating not making it into the "27 Club" and decided to peruse Wikipedia's entry on the concept. There is a list of musicians who've kicked the...
| Jul 20, 2012
| 6:43 AM
Think of The Blues Brothers as the original soul revival act -- beating Amy Winehouse to the punch by a couple of decades. While the fictional band's concept and impact has been watered down by time and some awful sequels, the original film's still great....
| Nov 6, 2012
| 7:08 AM
It's safe to say most political rallies don't end in a gigantic line dancing party, but that's exactly what unfolded Monday night as Stevie Wonder concluded a free pro-Barack Obama concert with his classic hit "Superstition."
The floor of Scope in...
| Nov 13, 2012
| 8:20 AM
After the disappointing culling last week, we're down to the final 12, and from here on out, only audience votes will help our favorites move through -- no more coaches' saves.
I’m running out of things to say about these musicians, so here’s...
| Nov 26, 2012
| 11:57 AM
A play about Amy Winehouse has been abruptly canceled after her father reportedly withheld permission for the production to use the late singer's music and photographs of her.
"Amy" was scheduled to start performances Jan. 30 at the Royal Danish Theatre...
| Nov 28, 2012
| 5:24 AM
Patti Smith has a soft spot for Baltimore, dating back to the early '80s, when she and her husband would visit the city for soft-shell crabs and beer.
These days, she "hardly ever" gets to play in Charm City, so when her current tour gave her a day off...
| Mar 16, 2012
| 5:45 AM
They tried to make me go to rehab. I said no, no, no.
The Amy Winehouse lyrics are fitting for this episode in which Damon tries to help Stefan with his drinking problem. And I’m talking about blood, not alcohol.
Stefan seemingly has two...
| Mar 19, 2012
| 8:30 PM
NBC billed the second-to-last battle rounds on “The Voice” as one of the most unique and memorable performances in the show’s history. Well, they were right. Pity the weirdness – or predictability? – came in the form of the...
| Apr 14, 2012
| 7:35 PM
NEWPORT NEWS — As those dusty, 33-rpm vinyl albums have rotated back into fashion, a shop tucked in corner of a Denbigh shopping center has emerged as an unlikely hotbed of musical cool.
American Oldies, a record store with roots in the 1970s,...
| Feb 12, 2012
Songwriter Diane Warren, who worked on seven songs with Whitney Houston, expressed a deep sense of sadness at the Grammy Awards on Sunday over the loss of the pop icon, as well as shock and a bit of discomfort about the way Houston's death was being...
| Feb 13, 2012
Adele swept the 2012 Grammy Awards, taking home all six prizes her album 21 was nominated for: Pop Solo Performance, Song of the Year, Best Music Video Short Form, Pop Album of the Year, Record of the Year and Album of the Year. In a ceremony largely...