Duo preps for Festival of Eugene: 'The magic is in the collaboration'
EUGENE, Ore. Greg Nestler and Nate Hawtin are one of 24 bands that are set to play in the Festival of Eugene, which begins Friday.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Newberry Opera House has eclectic season planned
The season opens with Elvis, 40 or so of him, when the week-long Ultimate Elvis Festival roll into town.
EKO: Ranger 6 [Reviews]
The Ranger 6 guitar is the mid-level instrument from EKO. It features a solid spruce top, mahogany back/sides and a solid mahogany neck with rosewood fingerboard and chrome covered machine heads.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Netroots Radio Presents: "The Monstrance of Bleeding Chains"
I'm Special Agent DJ Justice ; Radio Host and Program Director for Netroots Radio.com; and I'm manning the dials, spinning the discs, warbling the woofers, putting a slip in your hip and a trip to your hop.
Best of New Orleans
Mental health resources
In 1965, Simon and Garfunkel recorded "Richard Cory," which was based on a 19th-century poem of the same name by Edwin Arlington Robinson.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
A New Album From Elvis? Sort of.
How many versions of Elvis singing Simon and Garfunkel's "Bridge Over Troubled Water" would you like to hear? Is eight enough? That's what you get on this mammoth eight-CD set.
Montreal singer-songwriter, Stephen Farrell to perform debut concert...
"Stephen displays an eclectic stylistic approach, with the common thread being his warm and richly melodic voice.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch
PopWatch Confessional: I'm bummed that Danity Kane broke up
"I have a lot of different types of music on my iPod." That's my go-to response when people ask for my favorite band, clearly trying to learn something about me by the fact that I like Jason Mraz or that one Mystikal song.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Sound choice: Adam Ezra Group at Melody Tent Brewers Festival
But before that, he's got seven performances in a little over a week, and he also just played for local audiences at the -based group is a band that focuses heavily on touring and making its live performances an experience rather than a simple concert.
The Washington Post
Silent fans happily go for a ride with Passenger
Several times on Wednesday night at Echostage, the cavernous establishment almost went silent.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
What We Want to Hear
So sang Simon & Garfunkel in their 1968 ballad "The Boxer." Human nature seems to drive us to look for what we most want to happen.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Paul Simon Fast Facts
Children: with Edie Brickell: Gabriel Elijah, 1998; Lulu Belle, March 1995; Adrian Edward, December 28, 1992; with Peggy Harper: Harper James, September 7, 1972 Nominated for 35 and winner of 16 Grammy Awards , and recipient of the Grammy Lifetime Achievement award.
Songwriter to take stage for OMHOF concert
"I had to work hard at honing them after the gifts came," Hobbs said. . Many songs written by Hobbs have made an impact on performers as well as listeners.
Slow Walkers May Be On Their Way To Dementia
Wait a minute. Weren't we told by Simon and Garfunkel: "Slow down, you move too fast.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
This Day in Music History: July 31st
Their set clocked in at four hours and six minutes. 2004: Simon and Garfunkel closed out the European leg of their second reunion tour by performing a free concert at Rome's Coliseum in front of 600,000 fans.
River Front Times
St. Louis Symphony Announces Ten New Live at Powell Hall Concerts
The St. Louis Symphony has just added ten new concerts to its 2014-2015 Live at Powell Hall concert series.
Variety show among weekend offerings
On Friday and Saturday, Cabaret Dinner Theatre will offer a comedy variety show spotlighting local talent of all ages, and the headlining act will be the band Airheart.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
St. Louis Jazz Notes
Chris Botti returning next June to Powell Hall
Trumpeter Chris Botti is coming back to St. Louis next year to perform with the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra on Friday, June 5 at Powell Symphony Hall.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Today's Daily Trivia Quiz
This song was written by Simon and Garfunkel in 1968 for the movie "The Graduate".