| Apr 19, 2014
| 2:30 PM
First the announcement of a surprise reconciliation and surprise studio album, now the release of a surprise single.
Prince dropped a new soulful tune, "The Breakdown," on iTunes shortly before midnight on Friday. It could be "the saddest story ever been...
| Mar 9, 2014
| 2:57 PM
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Rank amateurs and charlatans.
That’s how 99% of today’s pop and R&B musicians come off compared to the masterful-
on-multiple-fronts performance Prince and his New...
| Jun 20, 2014
For the Classic Albums Live band, who will come together to cover the Beatles' penultimate album "Abbey Road" on Friday at Parker Playhouse, the mandate is simple: serious music with zero frills.
Moptops, British accents, Paul's Sgt. Pepper jacket and...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 12:07 PM
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| May 9, 2014
| 3:05 PM
From the first, there was the voice, and with it Michael Jackson crafted beauty. The sequins and moonwalk came later.
Even as a tyke he captivated with tonal purity, and in the intervening four decades and 10 studio solo albums that voice was a unifier,...
| May 28, 2013
Tuesday, May 28 Hope you had a fabulous Memorial Day weekend! Of course, having yesterday off makes today feel like a Monday... We had perfect weather for all of the Memorial Day remembrance events. It's so important to take a moment and honor those who...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 11:55 AM
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences invited 276 new members into the organization on Friday -- 100 more than were included in the 2012 invitees -- including a large number of minorities and women, such as Rosario Dawson, Lucy Liu, Sandra Oh,...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 4:03 PM
The man who calls himself Black Asteroid wants your attention. The underground techno DJ born Bryan Black is far less interested in dancefloor hypnosis and 10-minute loops to nowhere. When he arrives July 4 at the Complex in Glendale, he will do so with...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 10:09 AM
What amounted to a local music festival commandeered the Ghent section of Norfolk Tuesday night as The Veer Local Music Awards were presented at the Naro Expanded Cinema and after-parties raged into the night at nearby bars.
Hampton's Fuzz Band was...
| May 8, 2013
| 7:07 AM
Early Tuesday night, Prince played the first of four shows at the City National Grove of Anaheim, part of the Purple One's so-called Live Out Loud tour with his new backing band, 3rd Eye Girl. Pop & Hiss will publish a full review later, but for now, here...
| May 8, 2013
| 12:35 PM
This is what it sounds like when Prince plays a club: BANG$%CRUNCH#@WHEEDLE&$YOWL!!!
The Purple One touched down in Orange County on Tuesday night for the first of four shows at the City National Grove of Anaheim, part of a brief tour of tiny-for-him...