| Feb 17, 2015
| 7:17 AM
Joe Louis Walker, the 65-year-old Blues Hall of Fame ferocious electric guitarist and fervent vocalist, cites one prime ingredient in his formula for longtime success and his undiminished capacity for delivering knockout performances both on the road...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 12:09 PM
Bob Dylan versus Frank Sinatra? Back in his early years, Dylan's folkie fans might have predicted more than a few sparks — and possibly fisticuffs — at that meeting. But on "Shadows in the Night," his latest album, the 73-year old Dylan...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 3:25 PM
We always got the easy parts, we clever teenagers. We knew that the Jester was Bob Dylan, and that "Jack Flash sat on a candlestick" referred to the Rolling Stones playing Candlestick Park. "Eight miles high and falling fast" was trivial. There were...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 10:44 AM
Bob Dylan is as much subversive trickster as renowned songwriter, but he plays neither role on his latest album, "Shadows in the Night" (Columbia). On the surface, it's his version of one of those "Great American Songbook" albums that has been glutting...
| Jan 29, 2015
| 4:30 AM
In the 1960s and '70s, Sly Stone was one of funk and soul music's most hopeful figures. He penned incandescent, era-defining singles like "Everyday People" and "Stand!" while leading the Family Stone, one of the era's most inventive and accomplished...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 7:55 AM
Singer-pianist Diana Krall wants to make one thing clear about "Wallflower," her new CD: It's a pop album, not a jazz album.
For her 12th album, Krall enlisted fellow British Columbian David Foster, a 16-time Grammy winner. Foster did the arrangements...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 5:33 PM
Running off at the typewriter …
Is there anything more distasteful in sports than when a bunch 12-year-old kids are tainted by the corruption of adults and the resulting political pandering of elected officials and the race-baiting of Jesse...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 6:01 PM
Next to his love for lacrosse, one of Jeremy Huber's passions was music. He had played the piano since second grade, enjoyed music from a dizzying array of genres and aced an exam in a music course this month at Johns Hopkins University.
"He just took...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 4:55 PM
Rollins College associate professor of art Dana Hargrove was going to cancel her painting class on Wednesday.
Instead, she brought cupcakes, and, turning on a Bob Dylan recording, announced:
"[We are going to] paint our hearts out today."
| Feb 12, 2015
| 7:25 PM
Bob Dylan announced his 2015 U.S. tour schedule online Thursday including a stop at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.
The tour will also have stops in St. Augustine, Clearwater and Fort Lauderdale.
Dylan and his band will perform at the...
| Mar 2, 2015
| 11:54 AM
Grammy- and Emmy-nominated singer-songwriter Peter Himmelman says he gives his all in every show, but jokes that perhaps a bit more planning and preparation has gone into Saturday's concert at North Suburban Synagogue Beth El at 8:30 p.m.