| Apr 15, 2015
| 1:24 PM
By the time he died in 1983, legendary musician Muddy Waters had gained acclaim for a pioneering style of electric blues he first played in clubs on Chicago's South and West sides in the 1940s and '50s. Over the decades, he entertained multitudes,...
| May 13, 2015
| 12:27 PM
There are two distinct stereotypes for the whiskey drinker.
First, we have the rough-and-tumble barfly, the guy who likes his booze cheap, strong and American. A distant cousin to the Marlboro Man, he's the main character in that George Thorogood tune,...
| May 10, 2015
We asked around the room here at The Capital for any "Momisms" — sayings, advice, directives popularized on the home front by Moms.
You know what we mean — chestnut chants that are embedded in our DNA only to be passed on to unsuspecting...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 8:07 AM
"Empire" is a powerhouse, but it might have just received its biggest endorsement: Mick Jagger says he's a fan of the musical drama series.
"It's been very successful and it's great that a show about music can be that successful and it's good for...
| Mar 18, 2015
| 1:42 PM
The Rolling Stones' mysterious billboards were popping up all over Orlando last week, teasing a big March 19 announcement. Based on what we know as of press time, we can confidently guess that the announcement concerned a new U.S. tour that includes a...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 6:56 AM
The Rolling Stones announced a 15-city stadium tour Tuesday that will include a June 23 stop at Milwaukee's Summerfest. Tickets go on sale Monday, April 13 at 10 a.m. Go to summerfest.com for more information.
The tour officially begins on May 24 at...
| Mar 17, 2015
| 5:00 AM
Images from spring runway shows and ad campaigns are so flush with celebrity sons and daughters they look as if they could have been ripped from the pages of a Malibu High yearbook. The luxury-brand love affair with second- (and in some cases third-)...
| Feb 5, 2015
| 11:45 AM
Director Baz Luhrmann is the latest major filmmaker to bring his next project to a streaming service. "The Get Down," the story of a group of South Bronx kids maneuvering through the music scene of 1970s New York City, will premiere on Netflix in 2016....
| Mar 11, 2015
| 4:49 AM
Classic Albums Live, a performing troupe that takes classic music albums and recreates them live on stage, note for note, cut for cut, will perform The Rolling Stones’ album “Sticky Fingers” at Sands Bethlehem Event Center, it was...
| Feb 18, 2015
| 10:00 PM
Back in 2010, Chicago's Signal Ensemble Theatre staged "Aftermath," a fabulous little show about the Rolling Stones penned by Ronan Marra. "Aftermath" was all about the demise of the influence of Brian Jones — the Syd Barrett of the Stones —...
| Mar 31, 2015
| 6:11 AM
The Rolling Stones will play a concert at the newly renovated Orlando Citrus Bowl on June 12, Mayor Buddy Dyer confirmed at a press conference Tuesday morning, calling the British rockers the “world's greatest rock and roll band.”