| Nov 12, 2013
| 2:10 PM
It's hard to believe, but Taj Mahal has been around long enough to have a listing — squeezed between Mad River and Mamas and the Papas — in Lillian Roxon's seminal 1969 Rock Encyclopedia. Harder to believe that, every year, his name never...
| Dec 28, 2014
| 11:09 AM
English DJ Mark Ronson returned to the coveted number one spot in the British singles chart on Sunday with his track "Uptown Funk", featuring U.S. singer Bruno Mars, the Official Charts Company said.
Joe Cocker, raspy-voiced British singer, dies at 70...
| Dec 27, 2014
| 10:38 AM
When it comes to the stories of the year in music in the Lehigh Valley, there really is only one.
The buzz from the new $177 million downtown Allentown arena drowned out everything else through the calendar year — starting with...
| Dec 23, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Like a lot of rock stars of the 1970s, Billy Joel has lost some hair and perhaps added a few inches to his waistline.
"I'm Billy's dad," the singer joked in the opening moments of a 2007 concert at the old Amway Arena. "Billy will be out in a little...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 8:39 PM
When you go to a performance by contemporary crooner Chris Isaak, you shouldn't expect a typical concert.
Isaak has performed in sequined and mirrored suits and played a song list that ranges from his 1990s hits "Somebody's Crying" and "Baby Did a Bad...
| Dec 22, 2014
| 10:11 AM
DJ/producer Steve Aoki returns to Connecticut for a show at the Dome at Oakdale in Wallingford on Thursday, March 12, with Head Hunterz and Caked Up opening. Showtime is 8 p.m. Tickets ($35) are on sale now at ticketmaster.com or oakdale.com.
| Dec 21, 2014
| 11:40 AM
When the popular Bruce Springsteen tribute group The B-Street Band performs at Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe this month, it will be closer to the real thing than ever.
That’s because joining the group for the performance will be Vini...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 5:27 AM
The best-selling pop duo of all time is returning to Sands Bethlehem Event Center.
Hall and Oates, who were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in April, will perform at the center at 8 p.m. Feb. 26, it was just announced.
| Dec 16, 2014
| 10:58 AM
Congratulations to the new herd of musicians just named as inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Minus the context, all have proved themselves notable enough to be part of a trending topic for a few days per year, as well as serving as pawns in a...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 6:41 AM
The biggest hurdle to a contemporary music act making a Christmas show work is balance.
Too much Christmas, particularly if it’s not done well, and the audience wonders why they came. Too little Christmas and they wonder why it’s a holiday...
| Dec 17, 2014
| 9:14 AM
It's not the Bee Gees, but it's the next best thing. "The Australian Bee Gees Show," a multi-media tribute to one of the most successful pop groups of all time, will come to the Ferguson Center in Newport News on February 1.
The show is a tribute...