Arts & Entertainment

Bonnaroo wraps up its 12th year

MANCHESTER, Tenn. – Bonnaroo wrapped up its 12th year Sunday, on a day that suggested thunderstorms but yielded only a couple of cloudbursts. Those that risked getting caught in a downpour got to...

DATE: June 17, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

The immortal sound of Rock ’n’ Roll

WAUKESHA, Wis. – The music icon whose solid-body electric guitar paved the way for rock ’n’ roll now is getting a permanent exhibit in his Wisconsin hometown, after more than a decade in the...

DATE: June 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

CMT Music Awards: The winners

The following videos won trophies at Wednesday’s 2013 CMT Music Awards. Breakthrough video of the year: Florida Georgia Line, “Cruise” CMT performance of the year: Miranda Lambert, “Over You”...

DATE: June 6, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

Colbert recruits McCartney for music special

That Stephen Colbert sure has a knack for finding promising artists. On June 12, he’ll take a break from hard politics to dedicate an hour-long special to an artist he believes will make it big:...

DATE: June 5, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

Family to fete release of new Johnny Cash postal stamp

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A yearlong celebration of Johnny Cash’s legacy will come to an end this week with the issue of a new postal stamp and free public concert. The new Johnny Cash Forever stamp goes...

DATE: June 3, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

Ouray’s Wright Opera House series offers music old and new

Last summer, the historic Wright Opera House in Ouray unveiled its rebirth with a new alt-country music series. This year, the Summer Music Series has attracted an eclectic lineup of new and...

DATE: June 3, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

Restricted tickets double for summer music tours

Kid Rock is mad as hell about scalpers and doesn’t want to take it anymore. So he isn’t. The Detroit rocker is among a growing number of acts whose summer tours will feature tickets that can only...

DATE: June 3, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

Catch the Red Eye(d)

DATE: May 23, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

Rolling Stones exhibit opening in Cleveland

CLEVELAND – Through the years, curators at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum occasionally have had trouble coaxing reluctant stars to help put together major exhibitions. Not so with...

DATE: May 23, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

Music fest season in high gear for holiday weekend

Fans won’t have to travel far to get their fill of live music this Memorial Day weekend, as nearly 20 festivals — from Baltimore to Monterey, Calif. — will offer bands galore on their stages. It’s...

DATE: May 23, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

Summer music festivals underway with plenty of styles to choose from

The summer music festival season has been underway since April, but there’s a broad range of events still to come. Whether your taste is country, rock, EDM, hip-hop or anything beyond, there’s...

DATE: May 23, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

Founding band member of Doors dead at 74

Ray Manzarek, the keyboardist and founding member of The Doors who had a dramatic impact on rock ’n’ roll, has died. He was 74. Publicist Heidi Robinson-Fitzgerald says Manzarek died Monday at the...

DATE: May 20, 2013 | CATEGORY: Music

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