- New music festival comes to Jonesville Updated: Aug-28-15 4:13 am
JONESVILLE, Michigan - It might not be Woodstock, but a new music festival coming to Jonesville in September is trying to emulate the tamer - and more musical - aspects of the 1969 festival.
- Louisville Music Awards to honor wide range of artists Updated: Aug-28-15 4:05 am
LOUISVILLE, Kentucky - The Louisville Music Awards will celebrate its third year as it honors local musicians at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts.
- Country music star Trisha Yearwood to hold cookbook signing Updated: Aug-28-15 4:05 am
ATLANTA - Country music superstar Trisha Yearwood is returning to her hometown to sign copies of her latest cookbook.
- Celine Dion returns to Las Vegas stage after year hiatus Updated: Aug-27-15 8:11 pm
LAS VEGAS - Celine Dion makes her Las Vegas return after having spent more than a year caring for her ailing husband Rene Angelil.
- Nervous Fetty Wap greeted with cheers at hometown concert Updated: Aug-27-15 7:31 pm
PATERSON, New Jersey - Popular rap artist Fetty Wap was greeted with wild cheers Thursday as he put on a concert for a crowd of high school students in his New Jersey hometown of Paterson.
- Texans RB Grimes escapes by playing piano, writing songs Updated: Aug-27-15 5:55 pm
HOUSTON - Jonathan Grimes got an NFL pink slip four times before finally hanging on with the Houston Texans and spending all of last season with the team.
- Country music provocateurs Maddie & Tae come out swinging Updated: Aug-27-15 1:45 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - The country duo Maddie & Tae took on gender stereotypes in their first platinum single, "Girl in a Country Song," and now they are targeting another overused effect in today's country music: electronic drum machines.
- Air guitarists duke it out at Finland world championships Updated: Aug-27-15 11:43 am
OULU, Finland - Who can play wildest on an instrument no one can see? A record 30 air guitarists from a dozen countries are jamming on a stage in northern Finland to answer just that question.
- Mamma Mia! Piano played on ABBA's hits up for auction Updated: Aug-27-15 7:47 am
LONDON - A grand piano that featured on many of ABBA's biggest hits is going up for auction in London.
- Justin Bieber to perform at MTV Video Music Awards Updated: Aug-26-15 10:52 pm
LOS ANGELES - Justin Bieber will be back on stage at the MTV Video Music Awards.
- Lawyer: 50 Cent will try again to sell Connecticut mansion Updated: Aug-26-15 10:20 pm
HARTFORD, Connecticut - Rapper 50 Cent's bankruptcy attorney says he'll try again to sell his 50,000-square-foot Connecticut mansion.
- Minneapolis building to get giant mural featuring Bob Dylan Updated: Aug-26-15 4:16 pm
MINNEAPOLIS - A team of artists is working on a giant mural featuring a portrait of musician Bob Dylan on a building in downtown Minneapolis.
- Opera star Alfie Boe goes into 'special role' on Broadway Updated: Aug-26-15 8:52 am
NEW YORK - That familiar feeling of being hunted has returned for Alfie Boe: He's about to be Broadway's latest Jean Valjean.
- New Syracuse-area music venue completed, ready for debut Updated: Aug-26-15 8:14 am
GEDDES, New York - The new music venue overlooking the shores of Onondaga Lake outside Syracuse is ready for its debut performance.
- AllÃ¡ bookstore is Santa Fe man's portal to Latin America Updated: Aug-26-15 5:08 am
SANTA FE, New Mexico - One of the nation's few Spanish-language bookstores hides in plain sight among art galleries, clothing stores and restaurants off the Santa Fe Plaza. Tourists and locals walking along West San Francisco Street can easily miss the second-floor shop where Jim Dunlap holds forth among wooden shelves filled with Latin American literature, history and art books, CDs and tapes of obscure regional folk music, and other items that reflect his interests.
- Blues marker to honor musician 'Son' House Updated: Aug-26-15 4:29 am
JACKSON, Mississippi - Blues musician Eddie "Son" House will be honored with a Mississippi Blues Trail maker in Rochester, New York.
- Pharrell to perform at MTV VMAs, Kanye to get special honor Updated: Aug-25-15 7:13 pm
NEW YORK - Pharrell and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis will perform at Sunday's MTV Video Music Awards, where Kanye West will receive a special award.
- Review: 'We Are Your Friends' an entertaining musical romp Updated: Aug-25-15 4:55 pm
Part electronic dance music tutorial and part love letter to Los Angeles' San Fernando Valley, "We Are Your Friends" is a surprisingly accessible and sweet story of a group of friends standing on the cusp of adulthood with big ambition and little direction.
- Dylan's 'Hard Rain' lyrics going up for auction at Sotheby's Updated: Aug-25-15 12:46 pm
LONDON - The draft lyrics for one of Bob Dylan's most influential early songs is going up for auction next month.
- Paul McCartney includes Buffalo in 'Out There' tour Updated: Aug-25-15 10:19 am
BUFFALO, New York - Paul McCartney has included a stop in Buffalo to his "Out There" tour.
- Slow demand for free tickets to Fetty Wap concert Updated: Aug-25-15 7:01 am
PATERSON, New Jersey - Demand has been slow for free Fetty Wap tickets in Paterson.
- One Direction assures fans split won't be permanent Updated: Aug-25-15 5:58 am
LONDON - Members of One Direction have confirmed the band is taking a break, but are reassuring worried fans that it won't be permanent.
- Former Beatle McCartney announces fall concert in Columbus Updated: Aug-25-15 3:09 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Paul McCartney is planning a stop in Columbus in October, his first concert in Ohio's capital city in a decade.
- 5 things to know about France's most storied medal Updated: Aug-24-15 1:49 pm
PARIS - Three Americans and a British businessman were awarded France's highest decoration, the Legion of Honor, or Legion d'Honneur, Monday for subduing a gunman on a high-speed train carrying hundreds of passengers to Paris.
- The Judds reunite for Las Vegas residency Updated: Aug-24-15 12:13 pm
NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Mother-daughter country duo The Judds are reuniting after nearly five years to perform a series of shows in Las Vegas.