| Aug 18, 2014
| 1:02 PM
MenAlive, the Orange County gay men's chorus, has a new man in charge of making it come alive.
The chorus announced this month that Bob Gunn, a founding member and assistant artistic director since 2002, has taken the helm as artistic director. He...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 8:57 PM
Here’s a Disney video-game deal that’s so good many “Frozen” fans might find it hard to just let it go.
From now through Oct. 20, fans who pre-order “Disney Fantasia: Music Evolved,” will receive a song bundle...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Gather your best-known hits and divvy them up among your pals and admirers: It’s become a go-to move for musicians of a certain age, including John Fogerty, Tony Bennett and Lionel Richie, who scored an unexpected No. 1 album in 2012 with “...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:52 PM
In a poor neighborhood along the banks of the Saigon River, Tran Ngoc Tam and his wife sat inside a one-room dwelling so tiny it could barely fit a bed. Tam spoke intermittently between frequent bouts of coughing and grimacing, products of his painful...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Billy Joel has moved from "Allentown" to Madison Avenue.
The piano-playing hitmaker was once regarded by advertisers as one of music's "untouchables" - artists like Bruce Springsteen, Neil Young, Tom Petty and R.E.M. who shun the idea of aligning one...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 6:38 PM
With 10 songs that clock in at just under 40 minutes, Spoon's eighth studio release, "They Want My Soul," is a rock record to admire, and not just for the way its melodies and textures wheedle their way into the head.
One of the most acclaimed rock...
| Aug 3, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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| Aug 14, 2014
| 6:26 AM
Don't count Gavin DeGraw as one of the singer-songwriters who balks at co-writing with other artists.
He dipped his toes into the co-writing water on his previous album, "Sweeter," collaborating on four songs.
For his recently released album, "Make...
| Aug 14, 2014
| 4:36 AM
Elton John music: This isn't an Elton John impersonator act. (Are there such things?) A group of musicians will re-create the sparkly one's "Greatest Hits" album, performing such songs as "Your Song," "Goodbye Yellow Brick Road," "Rocket Man" and...
| Aug 13, 2014
| 12:43 PM
Celine Dion’s announcement Wednesday that she is canceling shows through March at Caesars Palace raises the issue of who might replace the Canadian superstar.
The singer, who has performed before more than 3.6 million people at the Colosseum at...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 3:21 PM
On March 10, 1967, 15 days shy of her 25th birthday, Aretha Franklin released her 12th album and Atlantic Records debut, "I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You." It was a breakthrough, triggering a string of four top 10 albums released over 15 months...