| Jun 17, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Prosecutors have decided not to go forward with disorderly conduct charges against Grammy Award-winning musicians Paul Simon and Edie Brickell after the couple had a shoving match in April at their Connecticut home, a court clerk said on Tuesday.
| Jun 17, 2014
| 3:27 PM
If Paul Simon and Edie Brickell behave for the next 13 months, all will be forgiven.
By the legal system, at least.
A Connecticut court clerk said the prosecutor had decided not to follow through with the case that saw Simon, 72, and Brickell, 48,...
| Jun 20, 2014
| 9:45 AM
Business has been good so far in 2014 for concert promoters in South Florida, continuing last year’s theme that saw North American attendance up 23 percent and gross receipts up 26 percent, according to Billboard data.
The trend locally seems...
| May 5, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Most performers playing the major music festivals have to shoehorn their normal shows into hourlong time slots, but not Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band.
Playing Saturday at one of the longest-running American music festivals — the New...
| May 8, 2014
| 2:26 PM
Paul Simon gave his first public performance since he and wife Edie Brickell were arrested recently and charged with disorderly conduct.
Simon played a benefit show Wednesday night at the Beacon Theatre in New York, where he was honored for his...
| May 8, 2014
| 4:19 PM
They've probably never shared a stage together, and they are a strange match even by the odd-pairings standards of entertainment awards.
Peter Sellars, the innovative Los Angeles-based director of opera and theater, and rock pioneer Chuck Berry were...
| May 12, 2014
| 1:21 PM
Geographer's music may lean heavily on electronic textures, but there's nothing remotely robotic or distant about it; on "Myth," a full-length record from 2012, singer Michael Deni's voice soars above crashing drums and guitars, which subside once in a...
| Jul 24, 2014
Here are the Top 3 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1. XPONENTIAL FESTIVAL One of the best regional summer music offerings is Philadelphia radio station WXPN-FM 88.5’s XPoNential Festival, which turns 20 this year. Ryan Adams It has not only......
| Feb 14, 2013
| 12:30 PM
It's not easy to find a place that equally inspires kids and grown-ups, whatever their ages.
Welcome to one of the most wonderful museums I've visited lately — The Musical Instrument Museum (http://www.themim.org) in Phoenix, Ariz. —...
| Feb 24, 2013
When Illinois Secretary of State Paul Powell's body was found Oct. 11, 1970, in a Rochester, Minn., hotel room, political heavyweights tripped all over one another offering bipartisan tributes to the powerful Downstate official.
The Tribune reported how...
| Mar 30, 2013
| 11:05 AM
Phil Ramone, the veteran record producer whose work with A-list artists including Barbra Streisand, Bob Dylan and Paul Simon made him one of the most respected figures in the music industry, died Saturday at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Billboard...