| Jan 3, 2012
| 7:35 AM
If you're like us, you'll agree that one of the few new year's resolutions worth sticking to is to see more concerts. So why not start tonight? Here are the highlights from this shortened week:
On Tuesday, Rams Head Live hosts the Gridiron Sing-off,...
| Jan 23, 2012
| 8:16 AM
Having a couple of monster hits early in your career can certainly pigeonhole you as a recording artist. But it can also pay for a lot of future evil.
Take '70s rock icon Edgar Winter, for example. In 1973, the Beaumont, Texas-based multi-instrumentalist...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 2:25 PM
• Thursday: Heather Maloney, $10-$13. 7 p.m. Iron Horse Music Hall, Northampton; Rocky Loves Emily, Move Out West, the Fates, the Runaround, Pilotside, $10-$12. 6 p.m. Webster Underground, Hartford.
• Friday: Chubby Checker, 8 p.m. Mohegan...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 7:48 PM
Each year the Tribune recognizes a handful of Chicagoans as its artists of the year. This year, Alligator Records founder Bruce Iglauer is among them. Here's why:
The Chicago Blues Festival reserved its final night last June for a birthday party:...
| Jun 14, 2011
| 10:43 AM
The Orlando Science Center will mark Father's Day this Sunday with free admission for dads. Admission includes all of the science center's big-screen films and exhibits, including the just-debuted "Guitar: The Instrument That Rocked the World."
| Sep 9, 2011
| 1:26 PM
Because of course he does.
Listen here to "Iron Man" featuring Zakk Wylde:Revolver Mag debut William Shatner Iron man feat. Zakk Wylde by Cleopatra Records
Some of the other tracks look pretty solid as well. A sampling: "Space Truckin'" (w/Ian Paice and...
| Aug 6, 2012
| 2:38 PM
Seminole Casino Coconut Creek promotions for August:
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Mondays, Aug. 6, 13, 20, and 27, 9 a.m. – noon
Swipe your player’s card to earn 50 points and receive one entry to participate every...
| May 22, 2012
| 7:43 AM
Scotty Miller, who runs the Jewish Mother restaurants in Virginia Beach and Norfolk, said last week he’s spreading his sandwich, beer and music empire to the Peninsula.
He said he’ll open a Jewish Mother Deli and Grill in Hampton on...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 12:18 PM
The thought of performing as a soloist in front of a world-class orchestra would make most long-haired rockers quake in their snakeskin boots.
Not guitarist Tony Spada. Not one bit.
Spada will be the featured soloist when the Hartford Symphony...
| Jan 26, 2011
A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses. Empire Polo Club The Big 4 with Metallica, Anthrax, Slayer and Megadeth, April 23 (Fri.) Gibson Amphitheatre Janet Jackson, April 16 (Fri.) Club Nokia Chris Young and.......
| Mar 4, 2011
I like the logic of one of my really smart colleagues, who thinks you should pick a music-themed cruise by your tolerance for the type of fans that will be on board. After all, you'll be hanging out with them more than the musicians, right? Well,...