| Jul 14, 2014
| 4:30 PM
If anybody can make a new syndicated daytime talkshow work, it'll be Meredith Vieira.
The veteran journo and TV host ably demonstrated her skills in her Monday luncheon session to tubthump her NBCUniversal-distribbed yakker at the Television Critics...
| Jul 15, 2014
| 9:43 AM
"It might sound crazy what I'm about to say." — Pharrell Williams, "Happy"
Virginia is a lyrical place to live and work. From the Shenandoah Mountains to here in Hampton Roads, the commonwealth inspires great music and we should embrace so rich...
| Jul 19, 2014
| 12:08 AM
One of the lesser-known songs that Billy Joel performed Friday at Wrigley Field was “The Entertainer,” a caustic bit of showbiz commentary that includes the line, “I won’t be here in another year if I don’t stay on the...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 2:23 PM
When Sarah Newhard of New Tripoli asked her 9-year-old son Wyatt what he wanted for Christmas, she was surprised to hear him say a drum set. He had never been musical or particularly liked music, Newhard says.
But Wyatt, who since age 3 has battled stage...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 7:03 PM
When Sarah Newhard of New Tripoli asked her 9-year-old son Wyatt what he wanted for Christmas, she was surprised to hear him ask for a drum set. He had never been musically inclined or particularly liked music, Newhard says.
But Wyatt, who since age 3...
| Jul 5, 2014
| 10:00 AM
This week, two images of California in drought have gotten lodged in my brain.
The first is the photograph above, from Friday’s heartbreaking Great Read about a pistachio farmer’s dying dreams, and a tree he named Survivor. Writer Diana...
| Jul 8, 2014
| 2:13 PM
Never got to see James Brown in concert? Want to relive early U2, Bob Dylan or the Rolling Stones?
YouTube is already rife with millions of clips uploaded by fans, labels, artists and bootleggers, making it easy to find footage of your favorite...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 11:27 AM
Bruce Springsteen and filmmaker Thom Zimny are taking their longstanding working relationship to a new place with a short film/music video for “Hunter of Invisible Game,” which features Springsteen in a rare acting role.
“For a long...
| Jun 22, 2014
| 7:32 PM
They came to Power Plant Live! with American flags slung like capes around their necks, red-white-and-blue suspenders holding up their shorts and giant top hats festooned with enormous glittering stars that would make Uncle Sam blush.
| Jun 23, 2014
| 2:53 PM
Weekends this summer, Mohegan Sun is offering pool parties and cover bands Thursday through Saturday on the roof of the Riverview Garage.
The casino's Party On The Rooftop parties start this Friday, June 27, and run through Aug. 29, from 7 to 11 p.m....
| Jun 24, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Bob Dylan's handwritten manuscript for "Like a Rolling Stone" sold for just over $2 million on Tuesday at Sotheby's rock and roll auction, which also included memorabilia from the Beatles, the Rolling Stones and Elvis Presley.
The price for the annotated...