| Apr 17, 2015
| 9:59 AM
"Sábado Gigante" is ending its run after 53 years on the air. As we look back on the show's history, here is a Times story on the show's 50th anniversary originally published on Oct. 27, 2012.
One of Latin America's top entertainment personalities is...
| Apr 10, 2015
| 5:27 PM
In the early 1960s, the Evergreen Park Plaza at 95th Street and Western Avenue claimed the title as the first enclosed shopping center in America. So when the blizzard of 1967 clobbered the Chicago area, the Plaza stayed open as an act of pride and...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 12:36 PM
Welcome to Lehigh Valley Music's Ticket Box, listing new shows on sale.
Little Big Town at Allentown Fair; Christina Perri and Colbie Calliat, Blondie and The Dan Band at Sands Bethlehem Event Center; and Lee Greenwood and Travis Tritt at Penn's Peak ...
| Mar 23, 2015
| 11:04 AM
Van Morrison is one of the most revered singers and songwriters of the postwar pop music era, which means there’s no shortage of singers eager to collaborate with him. But according to some of those close to the mercurial Irish musician, there are...
| Mar 13, 2015
| 8:28 AM
MOUNT DORA — You might call Marty Stuart bullheaded, but he is a man who knows what he wants.
Even as a boy, he knew. When he was 12, he saw Connie Smith perform and he told his mother that he would marry her. He had to wait 27 years, but he did...
| Mar 12, 2015
| 6:37 AM
Chicago gospel had an unexpected moment this Grammy season when, late into the awards telecast, Beyonce and an all-male choir reprised "Take My Hand, Precious Lord," a song Mahalia Jackson recorded in 1956, the lyrics of which were written by Thomas...
| Feb 25, 2015
| 5:48 PM
Two more veteran rock performers are set to play Festival Park in Elgin this summer.
Tickets go on sale Friday at 10 a.m. for a June 19 concert at 7 p.m. featuring Peter Frampton and Michael McDonald who will play the park adjacent to the Grand Victoria...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 8:30 PM
'MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET'
1 Watch the smash hit musical "Million Dollar Quartet," inspired by the famed 1956 recording session of Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins, 7:30 p.m. today at Lehigh University's Zoellner Arts Center,...
| Feb 4, 2015
| 7:03 PM
You've probably been to weddings that got a little crazy. But you've probably never been to a wedding quite like "Tony n' Tina's Wedding."
"Tony n' Tina's Wedding" has the typical ceremony, dinner, cake-cutting, music and dancing. But in the...
| Jan 24, 2015
| 9:00 AM
Bob Dylan has a new album coming out Feb. 3, "Shadows in the Night," a collection of pop songs about romance, heartbreak and other existential themes written by other songwriters.
But whatever you call this labor-of-love project, there's one thing Bob...
| Jan 25, 2015
| 6:05 PM
Interested in a used car? Only 6,435 miles? The Mecum Kissimmee Auction could have set you up, if you had a spare $900,000.
A 1969 Dodge Hemi Daytona, one of 20 up for auction from the Wellborn Musclecar Museum Collection in Alexander City, Ala., was the...