9 hrs ago
The Maine: A pop-punk retrospective
Like many of their early listeners, I let Phoenix's The Maine fall out of my musical repertoire right as I exited the ubiquitous pop-punk phase around end of my freshman year of high school.
14 hrs ago
Eli Young Band at the NYS Fair: No frills, just pure country music
Eli Young Band performs on the Chevy Court stage at the New York State Fair on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014.
Travel World News
Virginia: Fall Festival Seasons Arrives in Charlottesville & Albemarle County
The Charlottesville Albemarle Convention & Visitors Bureau is inviting travelers to enjoy a multitude of festivals and other fun events in their area this fall.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
The Austin Chronicle
I am writing to respond to the Chronicle's August 15 article regarding the Sunset Commission's recommended closures of six state ... General Manager Stewart Vanderwilt at public radio KUT is making a serious programming mistake and doing it as silently as ... I just finished reading Raoul Hernandez's review of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers' ... (more)
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Dr. K's Motown Review performs at Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation...
Revisiting the Motown Sound and reprising one of modern music's golden eras, Dr. K's Motown Review headlines the Jamie A. Hulley Arts Foundation's twelfth annual Evening for the Arts Gala Benefit on Saturday, Sept.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
The Winnipeg Free Press
Petty party takes fans on a trip back in time
TOM PETTY PARTY: Fans at the Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers concert loved the time-travel effect! Inside the MTS Centre's bowl Thursday night, they were hugging, playing air guitar, jumping up and having "moments."
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Stage Buzz - Live Review & Photo Gallery: Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers
With a catalog of thirteen albums by the Heartbreakers, three solo albums, and other projects including the Traveling Wilburys to Tom Petty's credit, no two-hour set list could have covered every fan's favorite song.
Tom Petty at United Center: The stealth protest singer
Steve Winwood opens for Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers at the United Center in Chicago on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014.
Heartbreaker Benmont Tench steps into the spotlight
Unsung: the second in an occasional series about the long-serving musicians, writers, artists, technicians, and other uncelebrated heroes of the entertainment world.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Tom Petty flies high in Winnipeg at MTS Centre, concert review
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers made a triumphant return to Winnipeg's MTS Centre on Aug. 8, 2014.
This Autumn, 'Fall' for Charlottesville and Albemarle County
The Charlottesville Albemarle Convention & Visitors Bureau invites visitors and locals alike to enjoy a multitude of festivals and other fun events in our area this fall.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Your devoted editor has left the building ... for a few days
My talented co-worker Kati MacFarline laid out this week's Encore for me. You might notice it's a bit smaller; this week marks a move from 32 pages to 24 pages.
Allentown's Clean Team evolves with center city
There was no fashion runway, but a new look for center city Allentown's Clean Team was modeled for City Council Wednesday night.
The Winnipeg Free Press
Built to Last
Mary Ellen Matthews photo Tom Petty and the Heartbreakersi 1 2 new album is their first to debut at No.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The Austin Chronicle
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
Rock and Roll Hall of Famers have only their back catalogs to blame. The songs, sounds, and signifiers that crown them within the slave-to-youth genre become a millstone around the neck of every new album past those pulpy peak years.
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers keep on rocking with Hypnotic Eye
Tom Petty is at the point in his life where he doesn't really need to release any more records.
Lockn', Phases make changes for Weir-less lineups
Following Bob Weir 's announcement that he was canceling all of his tourdates with his band RatDog, several festival organizers had to scramble to fill in the suddenly open slots.
200: Did 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Soundtrack Stay at No. 1?
The Guardians of the Galaxy soundtrack defends its position at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 for a second week.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Review: Outside Lands 2014 Goes Outside The Box
Outside Lands 2014 has proven once again that it is one of the most diverse festivals around - not only for it's eclectic selection of musical acts, it also boasts an impressive menu of food from A Taste of Bay Area line-up, endless wine and beer selections and both visual and performance art from local artists.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
'Reg's Coffee House' playlist for Aug. 17 show
Scott Register hosts "Reg's Coffee House" on Birmingham Mountain Radio each Sunday from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Lucinda Williams - Burning Bridges Sondre Lerche - Bad Law Paolo Nutini - Let Me Down Easy Mike Doughty - Light Will Keep Your Heart Beating In The Future Misterwives - Reflections Spoon - Knock Knock Knock Justin Townes Earle - Time Shows ... (more)