| Jan 22, 2015
| 7:53 AM
New Kids on the Block are ready to take new boy bands on the block to school.
The Boston-based veteran group, which announced a summer tour with TLC and Nelly this week, said contemporary boy bands should check out their live concerts to learn from the...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 8:00 AM
$25 a month for a ticket to up to one concert a day. That’s the offer from Jukely, a technology start-up that’s bundling concert tickets at a bargain price with the aim of exposing music fans to new acts while extracting at least some...
| Jan 3, 2015
| 6:22 PM
Everyone geeks out over someone, particularly those whom others geek out over.
John Lennon, introduced to Jerry Lee Lewis, fell to the ground and kissed the Killer's shoes.
Even Charles Dickens wrote fan letters to George Eliot so barely contained...
| Dec 21, 2014
| 1:06 PM
Classic movies and repeated specials will be plentiful this week as we head toward Christmas on Thursday. But there are some new programs as well.
"One Direction: The TV Special" will feature footage from a concert for lucky fans at Universal Orlando...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 5:43 AM
When NBC-TV airs "One Direction: The Special" on Tuesday, about 2,000 fans — many of them from Central Florida — could catch a glimpse of themselves.
Concert portions of the television special were recorded Nov. 18 at Orlando's Universal...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 1:44 PM
'N Sync made one. Justin Bieber too. Hanson even released one the same year as its major-label debut (and it's pretty great).
Yet in a move that seriously bucks tween-idol tradition, One Direction -- the British boy band not generally known for...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 7:17 PM
There were many great concerts by smaller acts at smaller venues this year, but among the 162 shows I attended, the year's best were the biggest names at the biggest arenas with the biggest crowds.
Justin Timberlake came to Philadelphia's Wells Fargo...
| Dec 25, 2014
| 11:04 AM
Sometimes, bigger still is better.
There were many great concerts by smaller or lessor-known acts at smaller venues this year, but among the 163 shows I attended this year it’s not a coincidence that mostof the year’s best were the biggest...
| Dec 30, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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| Dec 28, 2014
| 6:28 AM
Television offers a range of New Year's Eve celebrations if you decide to stay in Wednesday night. Those telecasts lead off the week's highlights:
ABC has a traditional edge with the lumpily titled "Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’...
| Jan 1, 2015
| 7:55 AM
When heavy metal parody band Steel Panther played Allentown’s PPL Center in October, opening for Judas Priest, the sparse crowd’s reaction was underwhelming.
When Steel Panther headlined its own show Tuesday at Philadelphia Theatre of Living...