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  • Airplane crash death logo
    Remembering a dozen prominent pop vocalists who lost lives in plane crashes
    Aviation accidents have caused the death of many famous people over the years, and prominent pop musicians have certainly not been exempt from losing their lives in plane crashes.One of the most-famous of those crashes -- the Feb. 3, 1959 tragedy...
  • Colin Hay Next Year People
    Colin Hay casts new spells on "Next Year People"
    There was a time (maybe twelve years ago) when we’d have explained Colin Hay to people by just saying, “He’s the guy from Men at Work.”You know, the one who wrote “Down Under,” “Who Can It Be Now,”...
  • Five local releases I am looking forward to in 2015
    Five local releases I am looking forward to in 2015
    There are a lot of artists in MKE making moves in 2015 and a lot of great music is scheduled for release this year, here's just a few of the releases Im looking forward to in 2015...
  • Phases of the Moon Music + Art Festival
    Phases of the Moon Music + Arts Festival and Harvest Music Festival merging
    The Harvest Music Festival will be no more as it is morphing intoPhases of the Moon Music + Art Festival this fall. Terrapin Ridge Productions, who was responsible for putting it on last September in Danville, Illinois, announced the merger with...
  • Diana Krall at the Imperial Theatre in New York - Brad Barket - Getty
    Diana Krall offers free stream of new album 'Wallflower'
    Diana Krall fans can enjoy a free preview of her upcoming studio album Wallflower online. The 5-time Grammy winner's 12th solo effort will hit shelves Feb. 3, 2015 via Verve Records.According to an articleposted Jan. 26 at NPR, the Canadian...
  • False alarm? DeLonge says he is NOT out of Blink 182
    Blink 182 split false alarm; "I never quit" says DeLonge
    Apparently, Tom DeLonge is NOT leaving Blink 182 as previously reported. As of this afternoon, the guitarist posted a "real" statement to his Facebook page, denying the now bogus "official statements". "To all the fans, I...
  • X at Rockbar
    SoCal legends X support Sweet Relief effort, start tour at Rockbar
    This Saturday (Jan 31st), the Rockbar Theater (360 Saratoga Avenue, San Jose, CA 95129) sets the stage for the 2015 tour of one of punk’s seminal acts - and it’s all for an excellent cause.In the late 70s and 80s, the team of Exene...
  • The biggest shows coming to Indianapolis this spring and summer
    The biggest shows coming to Indianapolis this spring and summer
    Even though the Midwest is still in the throes of winter, it’s not too early to start planning ahead for the spring and summer concert season. Festival lineups and headlining tours across the United States are being announced almost daily....
  • Sam Smith to pay Tom Petty royalties over 'Stay With Me'
    Sam Smith to pay Tom Petty royalties over 'Stay With Me'
    British crooner Sam Smith is having to pay royalties to Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne for what appeared to be a copyright case. When Smith released his 2014 hit "Stay With Me" in April, many listeners caught the striking resemblance between...
  • Tom Petty to Receive Songwriting Royalties from Sam Smith Hit
    Tom Petty to Receive Songwriting Royalties from Sam Smith Hit
    For those aware of the Sam Smith hit song “Stay With Me”, but also have a feeling it sounded a little too similar to Tom Petty’s hit “I Won’t Back Down”, can perhaps stand correct with the suspicion, at least...
  • Guitarist Tom DeLonge is out of Blink 182
    Blink 182 guitarist Tom DeLonge is leaving group "indefinitely"
    It's been a long time since the guys of Blink 182 were running buck naked through the neighbor's yard and making teenage girls scream. Though the group has matured since they days they were asking "what's my age again" and...
  • The Pale Emperor review
    Marilyn Manson's "The Pale Emperor" is his most genuine LP in years
    Manson's career has been on a downswing since the late 2000's. He released two subpar albums that had many saying the Antichrist Superstar was washed up. Things looked up in 2012 with the release of "Born Villain," the strongest...
  • Nora Graham-Smith
    Have a classical experience for Valentine's Day
    For an evening your Valentine won't soon forget, the Clayton Piano Festival (CPF) presents a one-stop romantic outing with dinner, music, and song on Saturday, February 14, at the Historic Wagner House in Downtown Clayton. "Tales of Love...
  • Eugene Cover
    Eugene EP: ambient rock by Goste
    Welcome to Eugene, population… you. Eugene is the title of the latest six-song EP from experimental electronic artist Goste, moniker for Owen Ross. His last EP, Deleted Scenes, left him touring the U.S. and Europe. It also left fans wanting...
  • Tom Delonge quits Blink-182
    Breaking news: Tom Delonge quits Blink-182 - UPDATE
    Guess it wasn't worth staying together for the kids after all. It has been announced that guitarist and founding member of Blink-182, Tom Delonge, has left the band. Travis Barker and Mark Hoppus released a statement earlier today (Monday)...