| Jul 20, 2014
| 3:38 PM
People at Artscape stared at the group of dancers in a small pocket park. A man in a tucked-in checkered shirt twirled his fingers, a woman in a red bandana danced the hula and a boy in an Outkast T-shirt moved his hips.
Yet there was no music in the...
| Jul 20, 2014
| 8:19 PM
Reports from Sunday, day three at the Pitchfork Music Festival in Union Park, from Greg Kot (GK) and Bob Gendron (BG):
1:09 p.m.: College rock, circa 1990, lives on in the form of Speedy Ortiz. Unfortunately, the co-ed Massachusetts quartet is...
| Aug 5, 2014
More than four years ago, when R&B pop singer Jason Derulo was just breaking big time in the music business with his debut album, he played a sultry, steamy free show at Allentown's Mayfair festival that lasted 35 minutes.
On Sunday, Derulo — now...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 12:53 PM
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Thom Yorke has played ultra-exclusive, unannounced DJ sets before (like a recent gig at Low End Theory in Lincoln Heights). But the Radiohead frontman raised the bar for absurd underplays when...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 8:50 AM
NEW BRITAIN -— Police will sponsor their local version of the National Night Out next week with a change: There will be two locations instead of one.
Activities are planned Aug. 5 at Willow Street Park as well as at Walnut Hill Park.
| Jun 14, 2014
| 1:27 PM
A Brooklyn DJ with roots in the Orlando cyclist community will be honored with a memorial ride later this month after being killed in a hit-and-run accident in New York City.
Zack Fortune, a 2004 Edgewater High School graduate, died Wednesday...
| Jun 26, 2014
| 5:29 AM
The killer whales of SeaWorld Orlando have drifted into familiar territory with the new "Shamu Celebration: Light Up the Night" show, which features the orcas in splash mode with an original soundtrack.
The production, presented as the final whale...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 8:26 PM
For decades, he was among the nation's best-known — and ubiquitous — radio personalities, hosting the weekend Top 40 programs that carried him "from coast to coast" and into the homes of millions of listeners eager to find out which pop song...
| Jun 21, 2014
| 2:21 PM
Summer is officially here and with it comes an abundance of events — weddings, engagements parties, graduation parties, family reunions, pool parties, picnics and so on.
Stevie Blatz Entertainment, offering "more than 60 services for any event and...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 1:03 PM
Just as he predicted during a recent DJ set in Orlando, Roots drummer Questlove will return to downtown for a DJ residency during the week the band is in Orlando to produce a week's worth of “The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon.”...
| Jun 17, 2014
| 11:47 AM
About the time that many Central Floridians were parked in front of TV sets on Tuesday to watch "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon" on the show's Orlando road trip, one member of the show's entourage was ready to go to work again.