Taylor Swift's '1989': 7 more artists who should draw inspiration from their birth years
On Monday, Taylor Swift announced "1989," an album named after the year of her birth and a pure pop collection inspired by the era.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Taylor Swift's 'Shake It Off' [Fresh Vid]
'Twas also the year the Berlin Wall fell, the Exxon Valdez sprang a leak, a 7.1 earthquake rocked San Francisco, Michael Jackson rocked Japan, The Cure dropped Disintegration , Pixies put out Doolittle , and the state of Florida electrocuted Ted Bundy.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
The Washington Post
Tori Amos, coming home to DAR Constitution Hall
In the past five years, Tori Amos has wandered out of the singer-songwriter sandbox, experimenting with classical compositions, orchestral reworkings, a musical and even a holiday album.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Weird celebrity look-a-likes: Stars who could have been switched at birth
One is a former Eastenders star whose character was famously unlucky in love, and the other is married to one of the most beautiful women in the world.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Noise-rock trio Whores gnarl the Cure's 'Jumping Someone Else's Train'
For this last week's Soundboard , I wrote about American Sharks , a party-hard band of dudes from Austin who are pretty keen on ripping through sludgy guitar riffs and bong hits.
The Cure's official photographer to release book featuring unseen photos of band
The Cure 's official photographer will release a new book featuring never-before-seen and rare photographs of the band.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Teen Body, Spacemonster and the Cales at Strange Matter
When I first heard "Quarterlife" by Brooklyn's Teen Body, I thought I was listening to an unreleased track from the Cure's 1980 album, "Boys Don't Cry."
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Minnie Driver Covers Sinatra, the Cure, Crowded House at Hotel Cafe: Concert Review
After casting herself as a singer-songwriter with albums of original material in 2004 and 2007, screen star Minnie Driver is belatedly returning to music with a third collection that finds her foregoing the writing duties in favor of acting strictly as an interpreter.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
A tale of love and mushrooms
The last weekend of July, on the secluded grounds of their old farm near Taylors Falls, Fred and Kathy Yerich were in their element: surrounded by friends, prepping an assortment of pottery for the wood kiln and tromping through the woods in search of nature's offerings.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Grand Island Pennysaver
'Spirit of the 80's' returns Aug. 8, 9
The third annual "Spirit of the 80's" - for all those who lived through and loved the music of the '80s - returns as a two-night event Friday and Saturday, Aug. 8 and 9, at Academy Park in Lewiston.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Brookale Public Radio
Scars On 45 - Crazy for You
They return to the Jersey Shore this Thursday night for Songwriters On The Beach at the 5th Avenue Boardwalk in Belmar with special guests Harper's Fellow and Broken Anchor.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Top 100 greatest guitar riffs vote
BBC Radio 2 presenter Simon Mayo has launched an audience vote to find the Radio 2 Top 100 Greatest Guitar Riffs of all time.
The Island Packet
Cool down with some classic adventures at the library
It feels as if Beaufort County has been thrust into the dog days of summer a few weeks early this year.