| Aug 6, 2013
A creative genius who was behind some of the greatest pop-rock songs of all time is coming to Sands Bethlehem Event Center, and he’ll play with one of the greatest rock guitarists of all time, it has been announced. The......
| Jun 4, 2013
More than a year after Allentown’s Miller Symphony Hall concluded a series of popular music concerts, some of which brought rock music to the hallowed venue for the first time in years, it has booked another rock show. Grammy-winning blues......
| Jan 24, 2014
As the real Billy Joel announced Thursday he will play a Philadelphia show this summer, a show by a Billy Joel tribute act at a Lehigh Valley area venue was canceled. But another show was announced at that venue. Just......
| Feb 5, 2012
| 6:03 PM
INDIANAPOLIS — What is the status of Black Cards — Pete Wentz's first band since Fall Out Boy split up — now that the group and lead singer Bebe Rexha parted ways last month?
“We just put out a mixtape and have a couple remixes...
| Mar 5, 2012
| 5:55 PM
When Antonio Malone needed $15,000 to pay off the assailants who stormed his West Baltimore rowhouse and demanded money and heroin, a gang leader told him exactly where to go. Police say he was sent to a 12th floor apartment at The Redwood, the home of...
| Jan 1, 2013
| 6:19 PM
The Soul Giants were a struggling R&B cover band in Pomona in the mid-1960s when lead singer Ray Collins fired the group's guitarist and invited a musical collaborator from Rancho Cucamonga to take his place. His name was Frank Zappa.
The band soon...
| Jan 5, 2013
| 8:52 AM
Last month the Rolling Stones set off speculation that they're scheduled to play this year's Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival after a fan noticed that the venerable English band's mobile app included a listing for a mid-April concert date in...
| Jan 17, 2013
| 1:28 PM
A sampling of how it works for a rock 'n' roll band in middle age:
The bass player and drummer drive in for rehearsal from the suburbs where one of them is an interfaith counselor and the other, for a time, operated a fresh-bread franchise.
| Dec 12, 2012
| 11:56 AM
Spurred by a recent article in Rolling Stone, some Baltimore television meteorologists are weighing in against global climate change -- and are drawing some criticism for it.
WBAL-TV's Tony Pann shared the article, which calls some TV meteorologists...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 11:56 AM
The electronic dance music, or EDM, revolution has officially reached the Peninsula. Staff at Hampton Coliseum announced Wednesday that Pretty Lights and Bassnectar, two of the genre's big names, will perform there Dec. 28 & 29.
Tickets go on sale 10 a....
| Nov 16, 2012
| 11:06 AM
Who is the greatest guitar player?
Depending on your age and musical tastes, the answer will vary.
Eric Clapton, yes? Or, for those of a classical bent, perhaps Andres Segovia? How about, for you older folks, Les Paul or Django Reinhardt?