| Jun 24, 2014
| 6:30 AM
It's a story as old as Bob Dylan: a guitar-toting young troubadour heads to the city, gets a deal, hits it big and then goes electric. In 2014, his name is Ed Sheeran, he's 23 and from a coastal town two hours from London. His new record, "x," arrives...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 4:22 AM
By DARYL NERL Special to The Morning Call Kenny Wayne Shepherd brought his love of the blues, a collection of Fender Stratocasters and a tight, seasoned band to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Saturday. Shepherd played a 13-song set, plus......
| Jun 24, 2014
| 11:37 AM
How does it feel? Like a new record for the sale of rock lyrics at auction, as a handwritten manuscript for Bob Dylan’s “Like A Rolling Stone” sold Tuesday for just over $2 million at Sotheby’s auction house in New York.
| Jun 18, 2014
| 8:15 AM
You’d expect a Harold Ramis memorial to be funny given that the guy basically invented modern American comedy in his work from Second City and “SCTV” in 1960s and ‘70s through “National Lampoon’s Animal House,”...
| Jun 19, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Gerry Goffin, the lyricist whose work with songwriting partner (and wife at the time) Carole King yielded some of pop music's most enduring hits, has died of natural causes at his L.A. home. He was 75.
Goffin's wife, Michelle, announced the death....
| Jun 18, 2014
| 6:30 PM
...from Kenny Kissintell, Peterpropertyseller and Our Fairy Godmother in Bel Air that private investor and Houston Dynamo soccer team owner Gabriel Brener's deluxe mega-manse in L.A.'s hoity-toity Holmby Hills has been sold for right about $75 million...
| Jun 22, 2014
Name: Paul Gerhold
Family: Wife, Claudette. She has two children and two grandchildren.
Where do you live? Lady Lake for 28 years. We were here when The Villages was Orange Blossom Gardens.
How did you meet your spouse? At an art class....
| May 6, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Twin brothers Mark and Jonnie Houston, known for transporting Angelenos back in time with their creatively designed, era-themed bars, have done it again with their newest venture, Good Times at Davey Wayne’s.
The ’70s throwback is nestled on...
| May 19, 2014
| 10:34 AM
As a genre, white-knuckle Americana may have peaked in 2013, with Mumford & Sons' "Babel" winning the Grammy for Album of the Year. But it's a safe bet that folk-based rock, using acoustic guitars, mandolins, banjos and pianos, with restrained (or full-...
| May 5, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Most performers playing the major music festivals have to shoehorn their normal shows into hourlong time slots, but not Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band.
Playing Saturday at one of the longest-running American music festivals — the New...
| May 28, 2014
| 10:23 AM
It's been 35 years since the release of the Charlie Daniels Band's anthemic "The Devil Went Down to Georgia."
The rousing country classic, which chronicles the Devil's attempt to steal a young fiddler's soul, hit the top of the Hot Country Singles...