| Apr 24, 2013
| 6:45 AM
Daniel Day-Lewis will soon have a new role to obsessively inhabit -- recipient of an honorary doctoral degree from the Juilliard School in New York.
The arts school said it also would bestow commencement honors this year on opera singer Dawn Upshaw,...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 2:59 PM
The first weekend of spring just whizzed by. With the heavy early morning cloud cover, the weather people commented that we were experiencing either June gloom or May gray. Absolutely nobody mentioned April showers. Our parched earth would have welcomed...
| Jan 24, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Ann and Nancy Wilson were among the 2013 inductees into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and not long before that, this concert - recorded in Windsor, Ont. - was part of the tour in which the siblings rendered many of their classic hits as well as tunes...
| Dec 20, 2013
| 12:07 PM
Toss a hearty "that's the way" out into a crowded room and see if you don't get back a lewd "uh-huh uh-huh" in return. Or tell a friend you'd like to do a little dance, make a little love, and watch them also suggest you also get down tonight. The music...
| Oct 31, 2012
| 11:55 AM
Heart pumped its way into the lifeblood of American rock ’n’ roll in the ‘70s with iconic singles such as “Crazy On You,” “Magic Man” and “Dreamboat Annie.” Now 39 years later, rock’s most famous...
| Sep 22, 2011
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| Nov 9, 2011
| 2:05 PM
Bessie Smith to Lady Gaga is a wide swath in modern music, and "Women Who Rock" includes them and many in between Friday, Nov. 18, on PBS (check local listings).
"Rock and roll is a very wide river," says filmmaker Carol Stein. She and Susan Wittenberg...
| Sep 28, 2012
| 3:22 PM
If writing about music is like dancing about architecture, as Elvis Costello and others have sneered, then what does that make reading about music? Well, fun, for starters. Although Bowker Market Research reports that music books have steadily comprised...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 8:28 PM
Young the Giant is just one of the acts billed for the Pacific Amphitheatre's Summer Concert Series' at the 2012 Orange County Fair.
The lineup offers genres of popular music that should resonate with different generations, ranging from reggae to country...
| Apr 10, 2011
Chris Pasles reviews the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater at the Dorothy Chandler Pavilion...
| Apr 16, 2011
An interview with jazz vocalist Kurt Elling....