LIKE the rare, maybe mythical man who reads Playboy only for the articles, some must surely claim to watch the ABC series "Nashville" solely for the music.
Here's something to wag a tongue at: MTV says Miley Cyrus is the best artist of the year.
Following the announcement of St. Vincent’s forthcoming self-titled album, due out Feb. 25, Annie Erin Clark has announced that she will hit the road to promote her latest musical offerings.
"Just pretend you're in one of the sequels to Sister Act." Such was the streetwise advice I received going into the Philly Pops' annual Christmas Spectacular - one that I was told (not on good authority) would have more gospel music than usual. I can use that kind of heat this time of year. But no. I had been dre
Grammy surprises The list of Grammy nominations in 82 categories came out Friday night, producing a few story lines:
Mozart's last three symphonies are invariably introduced as "great," and many symphonic performances translate the word as dimensional, connoting magnitude. Symphony in C, at its Saturday reading of the Symphony No. 41 at Rutgers-Camden, chose to translate it as "transcendent."
You'd think by now the vaults would be empty. But in fact, 2013 has produced a bumper crop of quality musical boxed sets, as the capsule reviews of pop, roots, classical, and jazz collections below reveal. True, much of the reissued music has been reissued before, but the devaluation of music has also challenged labels to be creative.
The Big Top was back in town Friday night, as Pink brought her galvanizing The Truth About Love tour back to her old stomping grounds.
Justin Timberlake may have earned seven Grammy nominations, but he still has reason to cry himself a river: The pop star was shut out of the top Grammy categories - album, song and record of the year - though his comeback effort, "The 20/20 Experience," is 2013's best-selling release.
Look out, ladies: R. Kelly and his "taser tongue" are back. The enduring soul-pop star has ditched the classic-soul moves of his last two albums, Love Letter (2010) and Write Me Back (2012), and is once again leaning in to his libido and followi
NEW YORK (AP) - MTV's college channel has gone in two wildly different directions in naming Pope Francis and pop singer Lorde as its man and woman of the year.