| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:26 AM
Hard Summer may have temporarily moved from its traditional Chinatown locale, but that hasn't slowed down the fest's bookings for this year.
The annual electronic music blowout has announced its lineup for 2014: Headliners include the Dutch EDM titan...
| Apr 22, 2014
| 11:51 AM
Any Chicago music fan of the '80s and '90s would acknowledge the huge contributions that Frankie Knuckles made to that city's (and American) culture with his blend of disco, electronic music and gay-friendly nightlife.
That includes the city's most...
| Apr 28, 2014
| 2:44 PM
Dr. Mark and the Sutures may be the closest thing Highland Park has to a house band.
The ensemble, now in its 27th year and with its original lineup intact, was back on its unofficial home stage at Port Clinton Square last Saturday performing in...
| Apr 7, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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| Apr 8, 2014
| 5:30 AM
What's Martina McBride, one of the most decorated country singers of the last 20 years, doing devoting an entire album to vintage R&B, soul and rock songs?
Having a blast.
That seems to be the main motivation behind "Everlasting," her just-released...
| Apr 9, 2014
| 9:12 AM
So here's how the playoffs work on "The Voice" this season: The five artists on each team choose their own songs, work with their coaches and perform -- one after another. Then, when all five of his or her team members have sung, the coach chooses three...
| Jun 13, 2014
| 2:43 PM
Two questions jump out with the announcement that Ray Davies, principle songwriter for the Kinks, has been inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame.
What took so long? And how did Sting and Glenn Frey get in first?
Critical judgments aside, Davies...
| Feb 9, 2014
| 1:56 PM
George Strait presents himself in his music as a man of his word, a paragon of constancy in a world besieged by change.
Yet from the moment he appeared onstage Saturday night at Staples Center, the veteran country star seemed to be looking for a way out...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 5:58 AM
When Cassadee Pope introduced herself to America — at least the segment that watches reality singing competitions — two years ago on NBC's “The Voice,” she sang Natalie Imbruglia's hit, “Torn,” to a huge ovation.
| May 17, 2014
| 11:55 AM
Sue Smart's birthday was three months ago, but she's still celebrating.
At 84, the Toluca Lake resident is rather busy in her 50th year as a country-music professional. A longtime fixture on the Bakersfield scene with her late husband Del, Smart has...
| Jan 28, 2014
| 2:55 PM
Singers Alan Jackson and Kid Rock will kick off SeaWorld's Bands, Brew & BBQ Festival, an event upended when several performers backed out in the wake of protests associated with "Blackfish," a documentary critical of the theme park's handling of killer...