| Mar 2, 2012
Andrew Breitbart, the pugnacious, conservative Internet entrepreneur who took on the left and what he called the "media bully cabal" with a series of exposes that were explosive and sometimes flawed, died early Thursday after collapsing near his home in...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 7:16 AM
1) Fire lead singer, hire another guy.
2) Fire that guy, hire third guy.
3) Re-hire first guy.
4) Write several rock anthems.
5) Achieve widespread recognition.
6) Buy several cowboy hats.
7) Tour with the Scorpions.
8) Have creative and personal...
| Jul 9, 2011
Of all the singers to hit the pop music scene in the past 25 years, k.d. lang continues to stand out.
There's the timbre of her voice, a sound remarkably dark and rich and deep. Then there's the technique, with its unfailing intonation and evenness of...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 9:59 AM
British pop singer Amy Winehouse was reportedly found dead inside her London apartment Saturday afternoon.
According to several reports, emergency medical services were called to Winehouse's flat where they discovered the unconscious pop star.
| Jul 23, 2011
| 3:33 PM
Amy Winehouse, who was found dead Saturday at her home in London, left behind a small body of celebrated work and immeasurable unfulfilled promise. She was 27.
Authorities were investigating the cause of the British singer’s death. But, sadly, it...
| Jul 24, 2011
British singer-songwriter Amy Winehouse was a phenomenon: a Jewish girl from a London suburb with a retro beehive, a devil-may-care attitude and a voice that channeled Aretha Franklin and Ruth Brown. Music industry figures on both sides of the Atlantic...
| Jul 23, 2011
| 2:46 PM
LONDON (Reuters) - Amy Winehouse, one of the most talented singers of her generation whose hit song "Rehab" summed up her struggles with addiction, died in London on Saturday at the age of 27.
The Grammy winner, famed for her black beehive hair,...
| Jul 26, 2011
| 1:11 PM
With Amy Winehouse's funeral held Tuesday in London, she joins a growing list of musicians whose lives ended too soon. She's joined the ranks of fellow rockstars like Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin, who all died at the age of 27. Together, they make up...
| Oct 6, 2011
| 6:05 AM
8 p.m. Oct. 9. Toad's Place, 300 York St. $10. (203) 624-TOAD, toadsplace.com.
Screaming Females have only been home for a day after a two-and-a-half week European tour, so Marissa Paternoster is just slightly off her diurnal...
| Oct 12, 2011
Dave Grohl saw the news online: The famously anti-gay Westboro Baptist Church planned a protest outside a Foo Fighters concert in Kansas City, Mo. The band was another target of the tiny church, which has heckled the funerals of fallen U.S. soldiers,...
| Sep 13, 2011
| 11:14 AM
This week finds us with the third and largest-yet Elm City Popfest, New Haven's contribution to the tradition of indiepop fans throwing homegrown popfests to celebrate their pop passions.
To the uninitiated, the idea of pop needing a festival might...