| Sep 22, 2012
| 1:46 PM
Legendary musician Willie Nelson and a variety of chart-topping music superstars rocked Hershey Saturday afternoon, bringing Farm Aid to Central Pennsylvania.
The annual concert event raises money for and awareness of family farming, including the...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 1:05 AM
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Farm Aid is synonymous with star-studded rock concerts, like the one expected to draw 30,000 people to southeastern Pennsylvania on Saturday. But the real work of the organization happens mostly behind the scenes across rural...
| Aug 16, 2012
| 3:01 PM
Mitt Romney's campaign can now point to something it has in common with Ronald Reagan's -- a musical act is asking it to stop using its music at campaign stops.
The rock band Silversun Pickups this week served Romney's campaign with a cease-and-desist...
| 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...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 5:38 AM
Sometimes, even big-name musicians can be starstruck. Just ask Matchbox Twenty frontman Rob Thomas.
During a recent phone interview, Thomas confessed that he once "geeked out" in front of Willie Nelson and fears a repeat performance if he ever meets Tom...
| Feb 8, 2013
| 9:51 AM
That's what the guy who sat behind me said as I settled into a matinee performance of "The Motherf***er With the Hat" at the Steppenwolf Theatre recently: "Whoa, will you look at that? That is something. That is large. I wonder what that'll do?...
| Dec 22, 2012
| 1:06 PM
We live in a world of sports that is broadcast in full color and high definition. We try to view it through a prism of moral and ethical absolutes. And still, when faced with the great issues of our time, everything ends up being cast in shades of gray....
| Dec 15, 2012
| 7:54 PM
When Phil Alvin takes the stage for a New Year's Eve solo set at Joe's Great American Bar & Grill in Burbank, he won't just be welcoming in 2013. He'll be closing the book on a year he'd rather forget.
“Starting in November 2011, 2012 has been...
| Nov 18, 2012
| 7:35 PM
Sometimes, love hurts.
Max King can attest to that. He was in pain on Saturday and loving every minute of it.
“Wow! That hurt!” he exclaimed as he crossed the finish line of his first JFK 50 Mile ultramarathon, just in front of Williamsport&...
| Oct 3, 2012
| 5:34 AM
Just in case you saw the title of the upcoming movie ‘Jack & Diane’ and wondered if maybe John Mellencamp had something to do with it, he’s issued a press release clearing up any possible confusion. “You don’t hear my song in...
| Jan 31, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Regardless of the outcome in today's Florida primary, Republican presidential hopeful Newt Gingrich may want to take a closer look at his campaign's playlist. A founding member of Chicago rock band Survivor has taken legal measures to stop the Gingrich...