| Apr 13, 2012
| 8:27 AM
Gene Vincent, the influential early rocker born in Norfolk, was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1998. His band, The Blue Caps, were unfortunately overlooked by the Rock Hall -- until now.
Vincent's musical co-conspirators will be inducted...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 7:00 AM
Girl Talk has been booked to perform at Power Plant Live on St. Patrick's Day, the venue is announcing today. The Baltimore act Height with Friends will open.
The two acts will perform on the outdoor stage March 17 for the venue's day-long St. Patrick's...
| Feb 17, 2012
| 12:30 PM
Here's a round-up of our week at Midnight Sun:
Erik and I wanted to aid in your romantic endeavors so we handcrafted Valentine's Day Spotify playlists. He went with Maxwell, Janelle Monae and Robyn. I chose The-Dream, Jeff Buckley and Ghostface Killah....
| Aug 28, 2012
Take a deep breath. OK, now you’re ready for another summer music fest, right?
We hope so. This weekend’s North Coast Music Fest (running through Sunday in Union Park) offers plenty of reasons to be excited for another weekend-long music...
| Aug 29, 2012
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It’s not the prettiest space in the city, and some of the rock acts can creep toward the “generic” label. Still, DD has been home to early shows from acts such as Kid Rock and The Killers;...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 11:00 AM
The Hood Internet’s first album of original music, “Feat” (Decon), initially comes off as a departure from the Chicago-North Carolina duo’s trademark mash-ups.
Don’t believe the hype, says Steve Reidell, who partners in...
| Mar 7, 2012
| 7:11 AM
Avicii, Kid Cudi and the Shins will headline the Sweetlife Music Festival this year, it was announced Wednesday morning.
Scheduled for April 28, the one-day festival is in its third year and its second at Merriweather Post Pavilion. The Strokes and...
| Sep 22, 2011
1. POPPED! FESTIVAL In its fourth year, Philadelphia’s Popped! Music Festival has become a two-day, three-stage event that includes nearly 40 of the top rising acts in indie-rock, hip-hop, electronic dance and more. Foster The People Friday will...
| Sep 21, 2011
Philadelphia’s Popped! Music Festival, which was scheduled Friday and Saturday in Philadelphia’s FDR Park, has been moved because of forecast heavy rainfall and thunderstorms. The fourth annual festival has been moved to the Liacouras Center...
| Sep 24, 2011
In less than 30 minutes on stage Friday at the Popped! Music Festival in Philadelphia, Brooklyn indie-rock band The Hold Steady played more great music than most bands manage in a full concert – including any of the other 11......
| Sep 30, 2011
The Corbett administration's new Privatization Task Force (which we told you about yesterday) is packed with corporate-types and campaign donors. The folks at Democratic State Committee ran the numbers on some of the task force's more high-profile numbers...