Aug 12, 2013
Nick Lowe, Shuggie Otis Offer Peeks at Vintage American Music
Everything was vintage, free and rendered fresh on August 10th, during the evening segment of the Roots of American Music Festival at Lincoln Center's Damrosch Park bandshell.
Celebrity birthdays for July 20
Rockabilly singer Sleepy LaBeef is 78. Actress Diana Rigg is 75. Bassist John Lodge of the Moody Blues is 70. Country singer T.G. Sheppard is 69. Singer Kim Carnes is 68. Guitarist Carlos Santana is 66. Drummer Paul Cook of the Sex Pistols is 57. Actress Donna Dixon is 56. Keyboardist Mick McNeil of Simple Minds is 55. Country singer Radney Foster ... (more)
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Sleepy LeBeef in a Bread Truck
For young musicians, life's a crap shoot as to where the road leads, and there's no reality check like touring.
The Best Concerts In Houston This Weekend
What Made Milwaukee Famous have been plying their melodic, emotionally fraught brand of indie-rock for a decade now, appearing on Austin City Limits and releasing a pair of albums on Seattle indie Barsuk.
Bizarre Acting Roles by 20 Famous Musicians
It's a toss-up whether actors or musicians will go to greater lengths to make rent, but some musicians have even found themselves so hard up they've been forced to take an acting gig.