| Feb 8, 2015
| 6:00 PM
More than two decades after “Loser,” Beck Hansen shows no sign of relenting in his quest for new vistas to explore and new thoughts on the human condition to share, all of which led voters to reward him with the rock album Grammy for “...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 12:39 PM
Who to get when you need someone to play one of Stevie Wonder’s “funkiest and most political” songs?
The Band Perry, of course.
That was the nutty reasoning at work Tuesday night at the Nokia Theatre, anyway, where Tyler Perry used...
| Feb 8, 2015
| 2:14 PM
Not surprisingly given the honoree, a sense of mystery ran through the first 90 or so minutes of the annual Grammy-week MusiCares Person of the Year fundraising gala. As acts including Bonnie Raitt, Los Lobos, Neil Young, Bruce Springsteen, Norah Jones,...
| Feb 7, 2015
THE PLAYER The Grammy Awards have been progressive when it comes to video games. Since 2000, the Recording Academy has […]...
| Feb 11, 2015
| 6:46 PM
Reba McEntire, often called the Queen of Country Music and one of the best-selling country artists of all time, will headline the main stage at Bethlehem’s Musikfest on Aug.11, it was announced Thursday.
McEntire will play the festival’s...
| Mar 20, 2015
| 4:00 PM
Chris Brown has finally put his 2009 attack on Rihanna behind him, at least legally.
Superior Court Judge James R. Brandlin ended Brown's felony probation on Friday, more than six years after the R&B singer brutally attacked his then-girlfriend hours...
| Mar 16, 2015
| 7:13 AM
Sarah McLachlan spends a lot of time on stage.
The Canadian singer-songwriter, who will perform at the Ferguson Center in Newport News on Tuesday night, plays for over two hours at each show. Sometimes she pushes it to three hours.
Because it doesn'...
| Mar 15, 2015
| 1:15 PM
Singer Aaron Neville will be honored with the University of Notre Dame's top award, the Laetare Medal, at the university's commencement in May.
Neville, a rhythm and blues artist who has four Grammy Awards, will receive the medal at the May 17 ceremony....
| Mar 12, 2015
| 6:05 PM
The lineup for the 2015 Hampton Jazz Festival was announced Monday. Tickets go on sale Saturday.
While the early festivals in the late 1960s and early '70s featured jazz legends such as Dizzy Gillespie, Miles Davis and Thelonious Monk, it has become...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 12:29 PM
For those of us who know what a gramophone actually is – the original "talking machine" invented in the late 1800's — the Grammy Award logo represents a visual throwback to classic quality in the production of recorded music, and a nod to...
| Feb 6, 2015
Friday's Pictures in the News begins on Réunion island, where spectators watch the Piton de la Fournaise volcano during an eruption on the French Indian Ocean island. This is the second eruption in the past year at Piton de la Fournaise....