Natalie Portman on the pageantry of evil and playing a pop star in ‘Vox Lux’

The Oscar winning follows 'Black Swan and 'Jackie' with another role about a woman who is defined by her performance in public.

Natalie Portman on the pageantry of evil and playing a pop star in ‘Vox Lux’

The Oscar winning follows 'Black Swan and 'Jackie' with another role about a woman who is defined by her performance in public.

Album reviews: Girl groups, Elvis, and Jimi Hendrix

Here are some excellent reissues to check out this season.

Album reviews: Girl groups, Elvis, and Jimi Hendrix

Here are some excellent reissues to check out this season.

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees announced: Todd Rundgren and John Prine snubbed; Janet Jackson and Radiohead get in

The Zombies, The Cure, Def Leppard and Stevie Nicks also got into the RRHOF and will be inducted into the spring.

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductees announced: Todd Rundgren and John Prine snubbed; Janet Jackson and Radiohead get in

The Zombies, The Cure, Def Leppard and Stevie Nicks also got into the RRHOF and will be inducted into the spring.
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Dan DeLuca’s Mix Picks: Bouncing Souls, The Kinks and cartoon Christmas music

Plus, The Divine Hand Ensemble's solstice concert in Sellersville.

‘I got on my shoutin’ shoes': Soulful Christmas gathers the region’s best gospel choirs

For the past five years, the Kimmel Center has hosted its annual musical celebration that features holiday and contemporary selections from some 600 gospel choir members reaching across eight regional choirs.

Girl group diva Ronnie Spector wants you to the have the ‘Best Christmas Ever’

The bad girl of rock and roll talks about her relationship with John Lennon and why "the key ingredient to being a Ronette is attitude."

Best of 2018: Our critics pick the best of music, movies, TV and more

Our critics pick the very best pop culture and fine arts had to offer in 2018.

The best country/roots albums of 2018

From Loretta Lynn to Pistol Annie's — here's what you need to listen to if you live for country and roots

The best part about jazz in 2018? It was impossible to characterize.

What was most impressive about this year's jazz releases was the divergent paths they took, each boldly different from the next and incorporating a wide range of influences in distinctive ways.

Opinion

Best Philadelphia music of 2018, with Hop Along, Meek Mill, and more

From Kurt Vile to Orion Sun, here are the best of Philly bands and artists in 2018.

A playlist of the best songs of 2018, from Cardi B to Childish Gambino

A 25-song playlist serving up a pop, rap, rock, country, and R&B overview of what 2018 sounded like.

Can jazz-folk singer Ryley Walker redeem the Dave Matthews Band?

Dave Matthews Band plays the Wells Fargo Center Tuesday. Critics have never loved them, but jazz musician Ryley Walker is reimagining their work.

Review

Review: Mumford & Sons kick off U.S. tour with a sold-out show in South Philly

The critics hate the British folk-rock band, but their fans love them.

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