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New Wave Pioneer Adam Ant Brings Antmusic to the Fox
Apr 23, 2024

New Wave Pioneer Adam Ant Brings Antmusic to the Fox

Adam Ant is complicated, in the best sense of the word. Throughout his career, the man born Stuart Goddard has exhibited a creative streak...
Lukas Nelson’s Songs to Sing Live
Feb 27, 2024

Lukas Nelson’s Songs to Sing Live

When Lukas Nelson and his band Promise of the Real (POTR) recorded Sticks and Stones, the outfit’s eighth studio album, there was a two-fold...
Charlie Musselwhite returns to the roots of the blues
Dec 26, 2023

Charlie Musselwhite Returns to the Roots of the Blues

Charlie Musselwhite, a 78-year-old blues standard-bearer, has released his first solo album, "Mississippi Son," featuring a mix of originals and nuggets originally recorded by storied names including Yank Rachell, The Stanley Brothers and Charley Patton.
Oct 12, 2022

The Black Keys Keep It Simple: With stellar Bay Area performance, the blues-rock duo...

When it comes to creative process, no one can accuse The Black Keys of taking a complicated approach to scratching their musical itch. It’s...
Sep 28, 2022

Joe Satriani: Surfing between the worlds of music and fine art

The late French visual artist Henri Matisse once said, “Don’t wait for inspiration; it comes while working.” It’s a mantra storied guitarist Joe Satriani...
Aug 17, 2022

Rock of Ages: Def Leppard perseveres with a touch of glam on 12th studio...

The pandemic may have caused an existential pause button to be pressed, but for Def Leppard, it meant a creative rejuvenation that yielded Diamond...
Aug 10, 2022

A Sort of Homecoming: Blues-great Charlie Musselwhite returns with new collection since leaving California

In an age where performers make their names as Instagram influencers and TikTok flavors-of-the month, Charlie Musselwhite is the equivalent of a landline—steady, reliable...
Jun 22, 2022

Front and Center: Sheryl Crow goes down long and winding road in new documentary

Let’s be clear—Sheryl Crow is someone who veers away from the off-stage spotlight whenever she can. As someone who cheerfully admits to “...living with...