| Nov 30, 2011
| 6:56 PM
[Updated 5 p.m. Dec. 1]
The Recording Academy experimented with a Grammy Awards nominations concert event broadcast on CBS Wednesday, Nov. 30.
Lady Gaga launched the proceedings with expectedly wild theatrics. Looking like an undead creature from...
| Dec 20, 2011
| 4:00 AM
Merriweather Post Pavilion has announced its first summer concert of 2012. It'll be the indie band Foster the People.
The band, out with debut album "Torches," will play June 10. The album has already been certified Gold by the RIAA, which is probably...
| Jan 24, 2012
| 1:01 PM
We have a profound respect for those who participate in the Polar Bear Plunge. Not only do they raise money for Special Olympics Maryland, but they do so by dunking into the chills-inducing waters of the Chesapeake Bay. These people are the real heroes....
| Feb 13, 2012
| 7:58 AM
Con seis premios Grammy, Adele igualó a Beyonce como la artista femenina más premiada en una misma noche.
Los honores del domingo a la cantante británica incluyeron álbum, grabación y canción del año. Beyonce impuso el récord hace dos años.
| Jul 26, 2011
| 11:09 AM
The free music revolution is spreading to Newport News. Starting Aug. 15, the Newport News Public Library will allow patrons to download three songs a week for free.
According to the press release below, the songs will be available as MP3 files from www....
| 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 22, 2012
| 8:52 AM
With rumors of possible romance floating around, Zac Efron and Taylor Swift paid a visit to The Ellen Show to help clear the air – not to mention sing a surprising duet! It appears the 22-year-old country music star and her 24-year-old counterpart...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 7:36 PM
The second week of battle rounds on NBC’s “The Voice” brought a slew of questionable fashion decisions and equally questionable song choices. But “questionable” doesn’t always mean less delightful.
| Aug 30, 2011
| 11:05 AM
The summer-song season is winding down, so we asked staff: What has been your favorite song of the summer?
•••• Priscilla Ahn’s version of “Vibe So Hot.” Remember that first spark of summer love? It felt like this,...
| Sep 26, 2011
| 7:14 AM
There are starting to be a ton of Spotify playlists out there (I’m sure some of you have started your own). But sifting through all of them is a pain in the ass, so here you go.
(If you have an interesting playlist, share it with me.)...
| Sep 27, 2011
| 6:47 AM
The tradition of the radio-backed rock mini-festival survives. WROX-FM, 96.1, will present its Winter Meltdown show at the Ted Constant Center in Norfolk on Dec. 1. It will feature Foster the People, Bush, Cage the Elephant, Cake, Taking Back Sunday,...