| Feb 4, 2013
| 12:57 PM
*** (out of 4)
Fall Out Boy has a new single, as you might have heard. The band announced both an album ("Save Rock and Roll") and a reunion Monday by making sure to point out that this is NOT a reunion because "we never broke up," as they say on...
| Feb 11, 2013
| 12:30 PM
An Acoustic Evening with Matisyahu
Feb. 17, 6:30 p.m., $25-$75, The Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, 166 Capitol Ave., Hartford, (888) 824-2874, thebushnell.org
As a teenager, Matisyahu — the shape-shifting Chassidic-reggae-hip-hop...
| Feb 19, 2013
| 2:00 PM
When Christie Griffiths graduated from Towson University, she found herself going back home to New York City to shop.
After working for New York designers, she came back to Baltimore to open a store she had always dreamed of: Brightside. At this...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Journalism — especially that of the pop-culture variety — has endured all sorts of blows in the last five years: layoffs left and right, publications getting shuttered, checks being slashed. But when all seems utterly dark and the stray vapors...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 5:33 AM
Whatever the 100 or so extras were frantically running away from during “Transformers 4” filming Sunday at Cloud Gate (better known as The Bean) in Millennium Park, Kelsey Grammer, who plays a villain in the film, was nonchalantly walking...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 2:22 PM
Rihanna is in the running for four trophies at the 2013 American Music Awards, including artist of the year, but the singer will be given the night's biggest honor: the Icon Award.
The Barbadian pop diva will be the first artist to score the special...
| Jul 10, 2013
| 7:45 AM
The Flaming Lips
w/ Spiritualized. Mon., July 15, 7:30 p.m. The Oakdale, 95 S. Turnpike Rd., Wallingford. (203) 269-8721, oakdale.com, manicproductions.org, premierconcerts.com. $41.50-$51.50.
The Flaming Lips' live show has grown to an event of...
| Aug 11, 2013
No question: Partying hard sells. From the ancient Romans to the 1970s pre-AIDS disco scene, uninhibited sex, excessive drinking and pounding, seductive music (well, I don’t know if the Romans actually had that) have made one heck of a party.......
| Mar 21, 2013
Two 1970s classic rock bands who together have sold more than 60 million albums have just been announced as the latest headliner for Musikfest's 30th anniversary year. Styx and Foreigner will perform together at 7 p.m. Aug. 7 at Musikfest's......
| Dec 5, 2013
Philadelphia radio station WIOQ-FM Q102’s Jingle Ball at Wells Fargo Center on Wednesday turned expectations upside down. Robin Thicke, who had probably the year’s biggest song with “Blurred Lines,” was patently bad – aping...
| May 16, 2013
Musikfest has completed its main stage lineup for its 30th anniversary year with a 1970s disco act. KC and The Sunshine Band will play Musikfest’s Steel Stage at 7 p.m. Aug. 8, it was just announced. Tickets, at $32 and......