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5 CD box sets to wow baby-boom rock fans
Wed, 07 Dec 2016 15:35:25 -0800
Our music critics’ picks of ’60s and ’70s music collections released this year include a new anniversary edition of The Band’s “Last Waltz” farewell, along with music of Bob Dylan, David Bowie, Lou Reed and Pink Floyd.
Naomi Judd reveals ‘severe depression’ diagnosis
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:16:03 -0800
NEW YORK (AP) — Naomi Judd has opened up about her battle with depression. She tells ABC’s “Good Morning America” in an interview broadcast Tuesday that she has been diagnosed with severe depression and has spent time in psychiatric hospitals. She says she is confronting lingering issues from her childhood as part of her therapy, […]
Get to know the Grammy nominees for best new artist
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:14:56 -0800
Chance the Rapper, Maren Morris, The Chainsmokers, Kelsea Ballerini and Anderson .Paak were nominated for the coveted award. Three of the nominees have performed at Seattle's Bumbershoot.
Grammy noms: 9 for Beyonce, 8 each for Drake, Rihanna, Kanye
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 05:37:03 -0800
NEW YORK (AP) — The Grammy Awards are sipping all of Beyonce’s lemonade. The pop star leads the 2017 Grammys with nine nominations, including bids for album of the year with “Lemonade,” and song and record of the year with “Formation.” The singer, who already has 20 Grammys and is the most nominated woman in […]
Lady Gaga calls PTSD struggle one of her ‘deepest secrets’
Tue, 06 Dec 2016 04:05:04 -0800
NEW YORK (AP) — Lady Gaga has revealed that she suffers from post-traumatic stress disorder stemming from her rape at the age of 19. The 30-year-old singer made the announcement in an interview broadcast on NBC’s “Today” show on Monday. Gaga was shown in a segment visiting a center for homeless LGBT youth in New […]
Dylan writes Nobel Prize fest speech; Patti Smith to sing
Mon, 05 Dec 2016 05:39:07 -0800
STOCKHOLM (AP) — He won’t be there in person but the Nobel Foundation says Bob Dylan has written a speech that will be read out at the traditional Nobel Prize banquet. Dylan, the winner of this year’s Nobel Prize in literature, declined the invitation to the Dec. 10 prize ceremony and banquet, pleading other commitments. […]
Drink in Steve Griggs, his ‘Cup of Joe Brazil’ on Dec. 5
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 05:00:00 -0800
On Dec. 5, Steve Griggs celebrates the release of “A Cup of Joe Brazil” at the Royal Room, accompanied by trumpeter Jay Thomas, vibraphonist Susan Pascal, bassist Phil Sparks and drummer Milo Petersen.
A millennial’s guide to gift-giving, receiving
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 05:00:43 -0800
If you’re a millennial struggling to find the perfect gift for your friends or parents this holiday season, or if you’re shopping for a millennial and have no clue where to start, we’re here to help
Long song: Aretha’s national anthem gobbles Thanksgiving conversation
Fri, 25 Nov 2016 04:25:05 -0800
DETROIT (AP) — Aretha Franklin’s lengthy version of the national anthem ahead of the Detroit Lions-Minnesota Vikings matchup may have been as much a topic at Thanksgiving dinner as the game itself. Franklin’s “Star Spangled Banner” clocked in at 4-minutes, 35 seconds on Thursday. That’s compared to about 2-minutes, 20 seconds for Whitney Houston’s iconic […]