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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
Mending that bridge over troubled waters never felt so goodIt 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 the ... More >>