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  • Whitney Houston live album set for release on Nov. 10

    Whitney Houston live album set for release on Nov. 10
    Whitney Houston’s first live album will arrive this fall. More than two years after her tragic death, longtime mentor and producer Clive Davis is prepping a live retrospective of the singer. “Whitney Houston Live: Her Greatest Performances&...
  • Lehigh Valley tickets on sale: Dierks Bentley, Ringling Brothers Circus Heroes, Sixers preseason game, Martina McBride, GWAR

    ON SALE THIS WEEK Dierks Bentley, with Randy Houser and Eric Paslay, 7:30 p.m. Nov. 14, Sands Bethlehem Event Center, Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem, http://www.sandseventcenter.com, http://www.ticketmaster.com, 800-745-3000. Tickets: $59.50, $69.50,...
  • Ten not to miss for Musikfest's final weekend

    It's hard to believe that the biggest music festival of the summer is in the home stretch. But there's still a huge amount of festing to do and it can be overwhelming. So here are 10 don't-miss attractions for the final weekend. 1. Cast in Bronze...
  • Top 3 Concerts: One Direction, Keith Urban, The Avett Brothers

    ONE DIRECTION The start of U.K. boy-band One Direction's rise to the top, its first hit "What Makes You Beautiful," seemed standard for the genre: a big, hooky pop song that was pleasant enough. Its subsequent hits "Live While You're Young" and "Best...
  • Andy Samberg's The Lonely Island Movie in the Works with Judd Apatow Producing

    Universal Pictures is developing an untitled movie with the comedy group The Lonely Island, composed of Andy Samberg, Akiva Schaffer and Jorma Taccone. The studio has acquired a pitch from the trio, which will star in and produce the comedy set in the...
  • Avett Brothers give a kick to rootsy rock

    Fans who come to see the Avett Brothers expecting the stripped down, acoustic performance that was the folk-rock group's trademark for its first decade are in for a whole new experience. Brothers Scott and Seth Avett and Bob Crawford now have plenty of...
  • Sister Sparrow puts big, modern spin on classic soul

    On a typical humid August evening in 2012, Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds blew the tent off of Musikfest's Plaza Tropicale venue with a mix of horn-loaded funk, soul and rock 'n' roll. The hard-rocking, high-energy hourlong show was memorable, not...
  • Oscars 2014: 'Frozen' out by a Disney princess in song category

    Oscars 2014: 'Frozen' out by a Disney princess in song category
    Book U2 frontman Bono for the Grammy Awards and perhaps only a Beatle or a Rolling Stone could upstage him. At the Oscars, however, the rock 'n' roll humanitarian had nothing on a Disney princess. Idina Menzel stole the Dolby Theatre stage Sunday with...
  • Oscars 2014: The man behind '20 Feet From Stardom'

    On one level, it was no surprise that veteran record company executive Gil Friesen was drawn to the theme of "20 Feet From Stardom," the film about backup singers that won the Oscar for documentary feature Sunday night. Friesen, longtime president of A&...
  • Oscars 2014: '12 Years a Slave' wins best picture Oscar

    Oscars 2014: '12 Years a Slave' wins best picture Oscar
    In the end, Oscar voters couldn't truly avert their gaze from "12 Years a Slave." Even though many Oscar voters found filmmaker Steve McQueen's searing chronicle of enslavement almost too harrowing to watch, "12 Years a Slave" prevailed Sunday to win...
  • Paul Goodman, construction firm executive and artist

    Paul Goodman, construction firm executive and artist
    Paul Goodman, a retired construction company executive and artist, died July 18 of complications from Alzheimer's disease at Fox Hill, an assisted-living facility in Bethesda. The former longtime Pikesville resident was 96. The son of Abraham Goodman, a...