| Jun 27, 2014
| 9:14 PM
Bobby Womack, a prolific gospel-soul singer who also wrote songs recorded by the Rolling Stones, Janis Joplin, George Benson and others, died Friday. He was 70.
A representative from his label, XL Recordings, confirmed the death of the longtime Los...
| Jun 29, 2014
| 8:00 AM
The connections are endlessly surprising, those that Bobby Womack forged during a 60-year career that transcended genre, border and race. The singer, songwriter, guitarist and longtime Los Angeles resident, who died Friday at age 70, was the center of a...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 12:39 PM
Bobby Womack, the expert soul singer, songwriter and guitarist who died Friday after a long battle with cancer, made as many friends in the music business as he did great songs.
The artist was best known for penning the breakout Rolling Stones hit...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 7:59 AM
At a time when some classic rock bands are marking milestone anniversaries by limping to the end of their careers, The Allman Brothers Band headlined its Peach Festival at The Pavilion at Montage in Scranton on Saturday as if it still had something to...
| Aug 15, 2013
| 3:58 AM
I LOVE free music, especially when its Top 10 artists.
Google Play is offering six free songs from Daft Punk, Katy Perry, Swedish House Mafia, Beastie Boys, Gorillaz and David Guetta featuring Nicki Minaj.
The freebies on Summer Party Hits playlist...
| Apr 14, 2013
The beaches will be swarmed with dancing and drinking merrymakers today, because the Tortuga Music Festival ends in Fort Lauderdale and Adam Lambert performs at the Miami Beach Gay Pride Parade. Lambert's performance is free for parade-watchers who stay...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 7:00 AM
Television hasn’t really had a dose of sugar, spice and everything nice since Craig McCracken's “The Powerpuff Girls” ended in 2005.
But the absence of pint-sized superheroes Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup ends Monday at 7:30 p.m....
| Jan 20, 2014
| 9:52 AM
Damon Albarn announced Monday that this spring he'll release a new studio album, one the wide-ranging British musician is calling his first solo record.
Due April 29 from Warner Bros. Records, "Everyday Robots" was recorded last year with Richard...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 1:47 PM
Good news for Damon Albarn fans who want less Blur and more projects along the lines of opera "Dr. Dee." Albarn visited BBC Radio 2’s Dermot O’Leary to talk about his upcoming solo work "Everyday Robots" and dropped some hints as to what...
| Jun 26, 2011
The time slot was an unforgiving one and the venue even worse. When Foster the People ambled onstage at noon on the final full day of the nearly weeklong South by Southwest music festival in Austin, Texas, in March, it was exhaustion rather than...
| Oct 20, 2011
| 9:01 PM
A cultural shift that eventually became a landslide began 10 years ago this month, though almost no one noticed at the time. Apple Inc. rolled out a portable MP3 player it dubbed the iPod, and after a promising opening quarter in 2002, sales dropped...