2 ALERTS  

Music

Latest

  • Singer Chris Brown accused of battery in Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Singer Chris Brown faces another battery accusation just days after he performed at an after-party to the weekend’s much hyped boxing match, which was also billed as the kickoff to his…

  • Man charged with stealing Elton John’s glasses from museum

    MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — A man who police say took Elton John’s heart-shaped glasses from a museum display in Memphis has been indicted on a felony theft charge. Shelby County District Attorney General Amy Weirich’s…

  • Lauryn Hill cancels Israel show to avoid stirring tensions

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lauryn Hill is canceling a planned performance in Tel Aviv because she wasn’t able to also schedule a concert in the nearby Palestinian city of Ramallah. The singer-songwriter said in a…

  • Lawyer says Joni Mitchell may be released from hospital soon

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Folk singer Joni Mitchell may be released from the hospital soon but still cannot confer with doctors about her medical care or long-term treatment, an attorney told a judge on Monday.…

  • Blues legend B.B. King resting at home in Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Blues legend B.B. King remains in hospice care at his Las Vegas home. King’s longtime business manager, Laverne Toney, said Monday the musician was resting after returning from a hospital Friday.…

  • New project in US South promotes music “triangle”

    CLARKSDALE, Miss. (AP) — Blues. Jazz. Country. Rock n’ roll. Gospel. Southern Gospel. Cajun-zydeco. Soul/ R&B. Bluegrass. Nine of America’s most well-known music genres now have their own road map. Led by Nashville preservationist Aubrey…

  • ‘Gentleman’s Guide’ creators return to old stomping grounds

    NEW YORK (AP) — A classroom door opens at New York University and a 20-something student at the piano tries to not seem flustered by the two men who have joined him. Steven Lutvak and…

  • James Taylor debuts song about Red Sox-Yankees at Fenway

    BOSTON (AP) — James Taylor inherited his love for the Boston Red Sox from his father and grandmother, and his newest song follows his fandom through three generations from the sale of Babe Ruth to…

  • New Orleans wraps up Jazz Fest with raucous performances

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Raucous performances by New Orleans hometown hero Troy “Trombone Shorty” Andrews, rocker Lenny Kravitz and rising country star Kacey Musgraves closed out the 2015 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival on…

  • What to see on closing day of New Orleans’ Jazz Fest

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival wraps up its last of seven days of music, food and culture on Sunday. The festival, a celebration of Louisiana’s heritage, features music stages…

  • Jerry Lee Lewis, Elton John rock the New Orleans Jazz Fest

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — With thousands of people packing the infield at the Fair Grounds Race Track, hundreds more ignored “No Chair Zone” and “Standing Room Only” signs, setting up chairs 15 and 20 deep…

  • New project in US South promotes music “triangle”

    CLARKSDALE, Miss. (AP) — Blues. Jazz. Country. Rock n’ roll. Gospel. Southern Gospel. Cajun-zydeco. Soul/ R&B. Bluegrass. Nine of America’s most well-known music genres now have their own road map. Led by Nashville preservationist Aubrey…

  • New project in US South promotes music “triangle”

    CLARKSDALE, Miss. (AP) — Blues. Jazz. Country. Rock n’ roll. Gospel. Southern Gospel. Cajun-zydeco. Soul/ R&B. Bluegrass. Nine of America’s most well-known music genres now have their own road map. Led by Nashville preservationist Aubrey…

  • Eric Clapton celebrates 70th birthday by rocking the Garden

    NEW YORK (AP) — It was Eric Clapton’s birthday celebration, but it was the sold-out crowd at Madison Square Garden that got a gift as the guitar god enthralled during a two-hour concert that included…

  • Blues legend B.B. King in hospice at his home in Las Vegas

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Blues legend B.B. King remains in hospice care Saturday at his home in Las Vegas. King’s longtime business manager Laverne Toney says the musician had a good night and she welcomed…