Stories tagged: music
Wed., July 6, 2016, 2:53 p.m.
Seahawks QB Russell Wilson marries singer Ciara
Singer Ciara has one, two stepped down the aisle with NFL player Russell Wilson.
Wed., July 6, 2016, 2:08 p.m.
Connecticut judge OKs bankruptcy plan for rapper 50 Cent
A federal bankruptcy court judge in Connecticut has approved a plan for 50 Cent to reorganize his finances and pay back creditors.
Tue., July 5, 2016, 5:09 p.m.
iTunes top 10: Timberlake still rules
iTunes’ Official Music Charts for the week ending June 30, 2016:
Sat., July 2, 2016
Neko Case, k.d. lang and Laura Veirs bring their perspectives to a new album
Creating case/lang/veirs wasn’t always easy, as three independent singer songwriters had to learn to collaborate.
Thu., June 30, 2016, 8:37 p.m.
After 30 years, Goo Goo Dolls still making music
Goo Goo Dolls – singer-songwriter-guitarist John Rzeznik and vocalist-bassist Robby Takac – in May released their 11th album, “Boxes,” and are out on tour with fellow ’90s rock band Collective …
Thu., June 30, 2016, 4 p.m.
Blitzen Trapper keeps it classic
There’s always been a twang to Blitzen Trapper’s music, though it’s become more prominent over the years. The band, which performs at Sandpoint’s the Hive on Friday, started out producing …
Mon., June 27, 2016, 2:28 p.m.
Suge Knight sues Chris Brown over club shooting
Former rap music mogul Marion “Suge” Knight sued Chris Brown and the owners of a popular nightclub on Monday after he was shot seven times at a 2014 party hosted …
Thu., June 23, 2016, 7 p.m.
Built to Spill gets back to foundation
For nearly 25 years, Idaho’s Built to Spill has specialized in twisty, wiry, guitar-driven rock jams, songs that are musically complex but sparsely versed: It’s not unusual for frontman Doug …
Thu., June 23, 2016, 4 p.m.
Northwest of Nashville series brings homestyle jams to Bartlett stage
The country music capital of the world is more than 2,000 miles away, but a monthly variety show at the Bartlett is bringing the South a little bit closer to …
Tue., June 21, 2016, 8:03 p.m.
Michael Jackson stockpiled pornography at Neverland Ranch, documents show
Michael Jackson’s activities at Neverland Ranch are back in the news this week amid the disclosure of documents suggesting the King of Pop kept a stash of pornography there.
Tue., June 21, 2016, 1:58 p.m.
Prince estate judge seals documents from would-be heirs
The Minnesota judge overseeing the Prince estate case has sealed the affidavits being filed by people claiming to be the rock superstar’s heirs, as well as responses from the trust …
Tue., June 21, 2016, 12:38 p.m.
Looking ahead: The rundown of upcoming shows
Our week look at what you should be putting on your calendar.
Tue., June 21, 2016, 12:31 p.m.
On sale this week: Gleason Fest, Indigo Girls, Tech N9ne
On Sale: Tickets on sale for upcoming shows.
Tue., June 21, 2016, 11:44 a.m.
Gleason Fest announces initial lineup
Portugal. The Man set to headline annual festival to benefit Steve Gleason’s foundation.
Tue., June 21, 2016
iTunes: Last week’s Top 10
iTunes’ Official Music Charts for the week ending June 16, 2016:
Mon., June 20, 2016, 1:31 p.m.
David Bowie’s hair expected to fetch $4,000-plus at auction
An auction house is expecting a lock of David Bowie’s hair to fetch more than $4,000 this weekend. Heritage Auctions says Bowie’s hair will go on the block Saturday as …
Fri., June 17, 2016, noon
The Pack A.D. packs a lot of sound
It’s no surprise to learn that the two members of the Pack A.D. embrace simplicity in their songwriting, or that the Vancouver, B.C., duo’s elemental brand of rock ‘n’ roll …
Fri., June 17, 2016, 11:12 a.m.
Lecrae captures life’s complexities in music
The rapper Lecrae is both a confessor and a storyteller, the kind of songwriter whose work is reflective of both his own experiences and the issues affecting the world at …
Fri., June 17, 2016, 11:06 a.m.
Looking Ahead: Upcoming shows in the Inland Northwest
Our weekly look at new and upcoming shows in the Inland Northwest and beyond.
Fri., June 17, 2016
Garageland hosts Radiohead streaming event
Radiohead is marking the physical release of its latest album, “A Moon Shaped Pool,” with a streaming event at independent record stores around the world, including Garageland in Spokane.
Fri., June 17, 2016
Tickets on sale for upcoming shows
Our weekly look at new shows going on sale in the next 7 days.
Tue., June 14, 2016, 1:22 p.m.
Entertainment seller Hastings files for bankruptcy; stores will remain open
The nearly 50-year-old company is recruiting potential buyers, its chief operations officer said in a letter posted to the Hastings website Monday. While stores will remain open, services including video …
Mon., June 13, 2016, 4:16 p.m.
iTunes: Timberlake, Beyoncé sit at No. 1
The top downloaded songs and albums from iTunes the week ending June 10, 2016.
UPDATED: Sat., June 11, 2016, 12:12 p.m.
‘The Voice’ singer Christina Grimmie dies after shooting
ORLANDO, Fla. – Florida authorities say `The Voice’ star Christina Grimmie is in critical condition after being shot at a concert venue in Orlando by a suspect who then fatally …
Thu., June 9, 2016, 4 p.m.
Marley’s son carries on musical legacy
Eight-time Grammy Award-winner Stephen Marley is most certainly his father’s child. Marley, the second-eldest son of Bob and Rita Marley, is a reggae producer, singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. He has …
Thu., June 9, 2016, noon
Elkfest: Down North gets down
For lack of a better genre label, Anthony Briscoe, the frontman of the Seattle quartet Down North, describes his band’s sound as “soul punk.” It’s a fitting way to classify …
Wed., June 8, 2016
iTunes: Timberlake rules again
The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store for the week ending June 2, 2016:
Tue., June 7, 2016, 2:36 p.m.
Our weekly list of shows coming on sale in the Inland Northwest.
Sat., June 4, 2016, 4 p.m.
Paul Simon: Still adventurous after all these years
Look at the liner notes on Paul Simon’s new disc, “Stranger to Stranger,” and it seems like a laboratory of exotic instruments. Musicians use a mbira, a bamboo marimba, cloud …
Sat., June 4, 2016, 3:36 p.m.
People: Spike Lee throws dance party ahead of Prince’s 58th birthday
The dress code was purple, getting down was a requirement and plenty of people obliged as Prince was celebrated at a Spike Lee party ahead of what would have been …