Next Week in Music | Oct. 16-22 • On TV

The ongoing actors’ strike is undoubtedly bad news for countless people — but I'd be lying if I didn't say it's been great for music fans who love watching...

Next Week in Music | Nov. 6-12 • New Books

With new books about everyone from Arlo to Zevon — not to mention Babs’ memoirs, a trio of titles about The Beatles and Macca, art and photo tomes of...

Bruce Cockburn’s Influence and Evolution Examined In New Book

Author M.D. Dunn sings the praises of one of Canada's most beloved and respected singer-songwriters in his sixth book You Get Bigger As You Go: Bruce Cockburn’s Influence and Evolution. Cockburn...

Next Week in Music | Feb. 12-18 • The Short List: 18 Titles You...

Yep, you read that right. There are at least 18 decent albums coming down the pipe  — and I didn't even include the big-name pop-chart drivel. Looks like things...

Next Week in Music | Jan. 15-21 • On TV

Green Day give you a wakeup call, Robert Glasper jazzes up ACL, Black Pumas drop in on Kelly, Reneé Rapp pops up on SNL, Bush crop up on The...

Next Week in Music | Feb. 26 – March 3 • New Books

If you've been waiting — as I have — for Joel Selvin’s biography of talented, tormented drummer Jim Gordon, wait no longer. Not interested? Not a problem. Next week also brings...

Next Week in Music | Dec. 25-31 • The Long List: 100+ Releases On...

Who puts out music between Christmas and New Year’s Day, you ask? These people:     Acidgvrl | Yumi's First Christmas (ft. Yumi) Mick Adler | In Ruinam Ahleuchatistas | The Summer We Went...

Next Week in Music | Nov. 6-12 • On TV

Jason Isbell rocks ACL. Black Pumas, Jordan Davis, AJR, Jelly Roll and Jung Kook do double duty. Babs and Jeff Tweedy move some books. And Boygenius liven up your Saturday...

Next Week in Music | March 4-10 • The Long List: 325+ Releases On...

Happy 71st birthday to singer-songwriter and sometime Soft Boys frontman Robyn Hitchcock, easily one of the most entertaining and original artists and performers out there. Emphasis on out there....

Next Week in Music | Oct. 30 – Nov. 5 • New Books

The Screaming Trees chart their rise and fall, Willie Nelson tells tales, Alex Harvey and Talk Talk go under the microscope, prog comes back, black punk and oi get...

Next Week in Music | Feb. 19-25 • New Books

A Sex Pistol shoots from the hip, Neil Finn lives the dream, the Incredible String Band get untangled and more: Here are the latest additions to your reading list....

Celtic Tenors Announce Expanded Edition Of An Irish Songbook And World Tour

The Celtic Tenors have been acting as musical ambassadors for a quarter-century now, applying their immense vocal talents (and uniquely Irish charm and personality) to material that ranges from...

Gordon Lightfoot’s Bandmembers Are Keeping His Music Alive

Gordon Lightfoot’s longtime touring band will celebrate the Canadian icon's immortal music with a concert in Markham, Ont., on March 28, promoters have announced. The original lineup of bassist Rick...

FretboardGPS Offers New Directions For Guitarists and Songwriters

Musicianly, the brainchild of guitarist and songwriter Scott Quillin, is excited to share the remarkable journey that led to the creation of their groundbreaking FretboardGPS app. Born out of...

Next Week in Music | Nov. 6-12 • The Short List: 9 Titles You...

Cat Power does Dylan. Jimi Hendrix goes to Hollywood. Chris Stapleton aims higher. Helmet turn left. Todd Snider is doomed. And more. Things are starting to get interesting. See...

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