| Apr 26, 2014
When the Prince hit "Little Red Corvette" started playing in my head, at least I understood the reason.
Standing in the showroom of Muscle Car City, a 99,000-square-foot classic-car museum in Punta Gorda, it's the logical song to accompany the view of...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:00 AM
Amazon is joining the hotly contested online music streaming business by launching its own service.
Prime Music is available free for subscribers of Amazon Prime, the company's $99-a-year membership program that includes free two-day shipping, a...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 2:17 PM
On a summer evening in 1984, conservative columnist George Will attended a Bruce Springsteen concert, where he heard “Born in the U.S.A.,” Springsteen’s scathing critique of the Vietnam War. Will, who stuffed his ears with cotton balls...
| May 16, 2014
| 12:00 PM
"You are a predictable snotty little journalist that had to take a shot at the Rolling Stones. Overrated? I think not. You, on the other hand, have accomplished nothing in your pathetic little career. Who are you? Just another third-rate . . . writer."...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 4:22 AM
An area shopping destination will offer free music on Saturdays this month – and you might even win prizes, including tickets to paid concerts at Sands Bethlehem Event Center. Lehigh Valley Mall’s free Saturday Music Showcase returns for a...
| Jun 12, 2014
| 6:30 AM
Amazon on Thursday took the wraps off Prime Music, its music-streaming service available to Prime members, touting a library of more than 1 million songs -- without any ads.
Currently, however, Amazon does not have a deal with Universal Music Group for...
| Apr 30, 2014
| 12:14 PM
It'll be a big music weekend in Tampa, so your Soundboard correspondent will be on the road to cover it.
Look for my reviews of Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band in the late-night hours after the group's Thursday performance at the MidFlorida...
| May 19, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Justin Timberlake is a minority owner of the Memphis Grizzlies, so he won't have a say on whether or not Donald Sterling gets to keep the Clippers. Only controlling owners will get to vote on that matter.
Still, Timberlake made his position perfectly...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 11:01 AM
Of all the points in his career that John Legend could have toured concert halls with a stripped-bare acoustic setup, 2014 seems the least likely.
The singer-songwriter’s most recent LP, last year’s “Love in the Future,” is...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 1:21 PM
And now, for a long-distance dedication.
This letter arrives courtesy of Sunday morning radio listeners across the country, from those millions in bedrooms and kitchens or near car stereos whose first pop music experiences arrived through the voice of...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 2:39 PM
AUSTIN Texas -Stanley Marsh 3, the founder of the Cadillac Ranch art installation near Amarillo, Texas, has died at the age of 76, his lawyer said on Tuesday.
Marsh, an oil multi-millionaire, was a prominent figure in the Texas Panhandle area where he...