- Indianapolis Colts owner buys Prince's Yellow Cloud guitar Updated: Jun-25-16 6:42 pm
BEVERLY HILLS, California - Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay has purchased the Yellow Cloud electric guitar that Prince used in numerous concerts until the mid-1990s.
- Michael Herr, author of the Vietnam-era 'Dispatches,' dies Updated: Jun-24-16 8:42 pm
NEW YORK - Michael Herr, the author and Oscar-nominated screenplay writer who viscerally documented the ravages of the Vietnam War through his classic nonfiction novel "Dispatches" and through such films as "Apocalypse Now" and "Full Metal Jacket," died Thursday after a long illness. He was 76.
- Bluegrass music patriarch Ralph Stanley dies at 89 Updated: Jun-23-16 9:57 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Ralph Stanley, a patriarch of Appalachian music who with his brother Carter helped expand and popularize the genre that became known as bluegrass, died Thursday. He was 89.
- Al Pacino, the Eagles among Kennedy Center honorees Updated: Jun-23-16 1:07 pm
WASHINGTON - This year's Kennedy Center honorees include musicians who span genres including pop, rock, gospel, blues, folk and classical - and an actor known for his extraordinary range.
- Ex-Cheap Trick drummer Bun E. Carlos serves up covers disc Updated: Jun-22-16 1:42 pm
Bun E. Carlos, "Greetings from Bunezuela!" (Entertainment One)
- Neko Case, k.d. lang and Laura Veirs overcome obstacles Updated: Jun-17-16 3:33 pm
NEW YORK - Since she sang with the late Roy Orbison, k.d. lang dreamed of forming her own version of the Traveling Wilburys, his supergroup with Bob Dylan, George Harrison, Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne. When she proposed the idea to Neko Case and Laura Veirs in an email, they responded enthusiastically within a half hour.
- Review: Shape-shifting singer evokes big-time comparisons Updated: Jun-16-16 4:17 pm
Anthony D'Amato, "Cold Snap" (New West Records)
- Neil Young continues revolutionary streak with 'Earth' album Updated: Jun-16-16 7:08 am
CALABASAS, California - When Neil Young turned his 1959 Lincoln Continental into an electric car, developed a high-tech digital music system and mixed animal sounds into his latest album, he didn't think it was revolutionary. They were just cool ideas he wanted to try.
- Longest-running coffeehouse shifts gigs to temporary venue Updated: Jun-11-16 8:55 am
SARATOGA SPRINGS, New York - The nation's oldest continuously operating coffeehouse is temporarily hosting gigs in a new location while undergoing renovations.