The music fest — which also includes comedians —cheekily references the Beatles song and is a breeding ground for emerging talent.
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The comprehensive series presents a united front of women who speak out about the singer’s alleged physical, mental and sexual abuse.
Though Vile hasn’t been a “hitmaker” in the traditional sense, he has lived on the fringe of success, with influences from Tom Petty to Neil Young.
“The thing that’s inspired us to continue on is when we see the families we connect with and that we have touched and have touched us.”
“I really want the violin to be popular again, with kids my age especially,” says the musician.
The Struts have been hailed as some kind of halo-crushing saviors of rock and roll, though they scoff at that label.
While Black Sabbath is a fan, Mac Sabbath is not trying to fill any kind of gap now that the metal gods have retired.
The late singer-songwriter’s manager says the shows at Buckley’s first local venue, Uncommon Ground, “keep Jeff’s memory alive.”
The MC5 lineup also includes guitarist Kim Thayil, drummer Brendan Canty, bassist Billy Gould and singer Marcus Durant.
Stansfield’s songs have been placed in more than 32 movie soundtracks.
The ‘Breakfast Club’ band, headed to Chicago for a rare American concert, thinks fondly of the ‘Breakfast Club’ creator, John Hughes.
The arena-level group will take the Vic stage to unveil ‘Evolution,’ a set that shows ‘some different sides to the band.’
A forerunner of protest music and patron saint of social activism is in the midst of her last tour at a time when America needs her voice most.
Meet three innovative programs among the many preparing kids for the festival — and for a lifetime of expressing themselves with art.