| Feb 15, 2012
| 10:01 AM
The Beach Boys will perform at Merriweather Post Pavilion June 15 as part of their 50th anniversary tour.
The anniversary tour was confirmed late last year and the dates are now trickling out, with the band confirming all dates Wednesday on their...
| Feb 24, 2012
| 7:53 AM
It's a terrible name, I think we can all agree. The music of Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr., though, is much better than the name suggests. Today's free track, "Morning Thought," combines electronic buzz with sweet melody.
Joshua Epstein and Daniel Zott came...
| Feb 29, 2012
| 11:27 AM
Nobody does tour announcements like Phish. This afternoon, the band unveiled its summer schedule with a video showing drummer Jon Fishman training and preparing for the musical run.
I don't want to spoil any of the surprises, so if you have any...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 5:15 AM
Radiohead keeps adding dates to their new tour.
Among the just-announced latest batch is the Verizon Center. The band will hit the Washington D.C. stage June 3. They've been touring in support of their latest album "The King of Limbs."
Tickets, at $69....
| Mar 5, 2012
| 8:56 AM
Always wondered why Thom Yorke can't stand still? Now you can investigate in person: Radiohead is coming to Chicago--er, Tinley Park--in June.
The English rockers, currently touring in support of an album ("The King of Limbs") whose lack of impact in no...
| Sep 28, 2011
| 7:43 AM
Bands come and go all of the time, but they are not all created equal. We were reminded of this not once, not twice, but three times in recent months, when three of Baltimore's most celebrated and seasoned acts announced their breakups.
The Bridge, a...
| Nov 22, 2011
They didn't want it to end this way, but it will.
After 10 years, five albums and roughly 1,500 shows, the Bridge — one of Baltimore's most successful bands — will take the stage one last time on Thanksgiving Eve. Without any opening acts,...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 6:02 PM
When Daryl Hall and John Oates begin a two-night stand at Hard Rock Live this Friday, they’ll experience something Oates believes eluded the R&B-loving pop duo at the height of their now-43-year-old career: respect.
“Back in the day, in the...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 6:53 AM
What was it, like 17 degrees when you went out this morning? Perfect time for a little news from SunFest. The annual five-day boogie-down on the lakefront in West Palm Beach is May 1-5 this year, and the lineup announced Thursday morning will warm you...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 8:47 AM
When Alabama Shakes take the Virgin Mobile FreeFest stage on Saturday, the quartet — all from Athens, Alabama — will likely play its biggest hit, "Hold On," within the first few songs.
This is a deliberate move, and also a sort of challenge...
| Mar 25, 2013
| 1:06 PM
Blackhawks left winger Daniel Carcillo has been enjoying checking both opposing players and his own teammates on the boards this season.
On the ice, he's the team enforcer; protecting his line with such ferocity that the NHL has kept a close eye on...