Art Garfunkel

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2013

    Jimmy Webb, Musical Instrument Museum, 2/1/13

    Jimmy Webb @ Musical Instrument Museum|2/1/13It's always interesting hearing an alternate version of a popular song. That's one of the appeals of live music. But that version is especially worthwhile when it's the original version by the original artist. Such is the case at a Jimmy Webb concert. A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2013

    Songwriter Jimmy Webb Scored Big Hits -- For Glen Campbell, That Is

    By the time he gets to Phoenix, Jimmy Webb expects to be over the flu that's been dogging him recently. The consummate songwriter of such iconic hits as "MacArthur Park," Up, Up and Away," "Galveston," Wichita Lineman," and "By the Time I Get to Phoenix," is excited to bring his intimate solo show t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2011

    Paul Simon at Comerica Theatre, 10/17/11

    ​ Paul Simon Comerica Theatre October 18, 2011 On October 13, Paul Simon celebrated his 70th birthday. Judging by last night's performance at Comerica Theatre, the legendary singer-songwriter doesn't appear to be showing any signs letting his age slow him down; He was full of energy and put o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 18, 2011

    Five Teachers That Turned Into Rock Stars

    Having Bun B as a professor could have been interesting...​What if Sheryl Crow had been your elementary school music teacher? How cool would it have been if Bun B was your professor in a class about religion and hip-hop? How strange would your learning experience have been if Peaches had been your ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    Simon & Garfunkel Plan Long Awaited Reunion Tour

    It makes sense these days for some older acts to get out on tour and start playing some shows. Just looking at this past weekend in the Valley, we saw Springsteen, Lou Reed and Leonard Cohen all unravel some shows well in the twilight of their respective careers. Paul Frederic Simon and Ira Arthur G ... More >>

  • Music

    September 2, 2004

    Vision ?uest

    Six degrees of ?uestlove

  • Music

    August 15, 2002

    That '80s Sound

    With help from Wilco and the Gin Blossoms, Tommy Keene chases down the sound he was after 20 years ago

  • Music

    April 26, 2001

    The Fire and the Flame

    For U2 fans feeling burned by the group's excesses, the band's latest album and tour is a soul-affirming revival

  • Film

    September 21, 2000

    Backstage Past

    Cameron Crowe's autobiographical Almost Famous is a classic rock gas

  • Music

    April 8, 1999

    It's Still Rotten Joel to Me

    Hall of Fame's recent induction of Billy Joel makes a bad idea seem that much worse

  • Music

    November 27, 1997
  • Music

    December 15, 1993