Stories tagged: music
THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 9:16 A.M.
On sale: Kane Brown, Illenium, Pierce the Veil, the Wind + the Wave
Our weekly look at new shows to tempt your wallets.
THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 9 A.M.
Eight albums into a 20-year career, Chevelle is still growing an audience
Drummer Sam Loeffler isn’t complaining about where Chevelle is two decades and eight albums into the group’s career. The Chicago-based trio hits the Knitting Factory in Spokane on Jan. 17.
THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 8:45 A.M.
Legend, Grande to record ‘Beauty and the Beast’ theme
The pair will sing the duet first sung by Angela Lansbury in the 1991 animated film and then recorded for the movie’s soundtrack by Celine Dion and Peabo Byson for …
THURSDAY, JAN. 12, 2017, 8:30 A.M.
Female AC/DC tribute band Hell’s Belles return to Spokane with high energy live show
Hell’s Belles are like any AC/DC tribute act. Its members dress up like the Australian heavy metal legends. They rip through the band’s catalog of popular songs. They sound as …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2017, 6 P.M.
‘Voice’ winner Sundance Head will do it to country songs with Blake Shelton
Sundance Head’s notoriety is relatively new. He was the most recent winner of NBC’s competition series “The Voice,” where Shelton was his mentor. The tour hits Spokane on Feb. 24.
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2017, 11:56 A.M.
New Jersey university to host Bruce Springsteen’s archives
The Bruce Springsteen Archives and Center for American Music at Monmouth University will feature the Garden State-born rocker’s personal collection of written works, artifacts, photographs and other memorabilia from his …
UPDATED: WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2017, 3:45 P.M.
U2 to mark ‘Joshua Tree’ anniversary with tour that’s stopping in Seattle
Band will play the entire 1987 Grammy-winning album on its tour, which kicks off May 12 in Vancouver, B.C., and plays CenturyLink in Seattle on May 14.
SATURDAY, JAN. 7, 2017, 3 P.M.
Ed Sheeran is ‘absolutely buzzing’ to be back
Ed Sheeran’s absence last year – following the huge success of his 2014 album, “x” – cleared a lane for the ascent of Shawn Mendes, an avowed Sheeran nut who …
FRIDAY, JAN. 6, 2017, 3:08 P.M.
Jimmy Buffett show to stop in New Orleans, Houston, Chicago
The Jimmy Buffett musical making its world premiere this year in California will make stops in New Orleans, Houston and Chicago before docking on Broadway.
FRIDAY, JAN. 6, 2017, 9:05 A.M.
Another No. 1 for Prince: He sells more records than any other artist in 2016
Nielsen Music reports that while Adele’s “25” sold the most copies both physically and digitally in 2016, and Drake’s “Views” was the most “consumed” album - which includes streaming - …
THURSDAY, JAN. 5, 2017, 10:45 A.M.
Typhoon frontman Kyle Morton shows quieter side at the Bartlett
The Portland folk-pop collective Typhoon is known for its live shows that sport a dozen or so musicians on stage at once. Now Kyle Morton, the band’s primary songwriter, is …
THURSDAY, DEC. 29, 2016, 8:30 A.M.
There’s something for everyone at Spokane’s annual First Night celebration
Since 2001, Spokane hosted family friendly fun in downtown on New Year’s Eve. This year is no different.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 28, 2016, 11:16 A.M.
iTunes: The week’s top 10
iTunes’ Official Music Charts for the week ending December 22, 2016.
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016, 7 P.M.
7 of the best ‘White Christmas’ covers
“White Christmas” is one of the most covered songs of all time. Some sources say it’s
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016, 7 P.M.
75 years after its premiere, Bing Crosby’s ‘White Christmas’ still enthralls listeners
75 years after it debuted on Bing Crosby’s radio show, the Irving Berlin tune “White Christmas” remains one of the most popular and beloved compositions in the American musical canon. …
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016, 3 P.M.
Singers offer up all sorts of baubles for holiday listening
Country music fans must have been good this year because this year has been quite the year for holiday albums from that music genre.
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016, 1:54 P.M.
Argentina court indicts Bieber over attack on photographer
Argentine photographer Diego Pesoa alleges he was chased down and beaten on Nov. 9, 2013, by Bieber’s bodyguards outside the INK nightclub, where the singer and his entourage partied during …
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016
The top 10 songs and albums on the iTunes Store
iTunes’ Official Music Charts for the week ending Dec. 15.
THURSDAY, DEC. 22, 2016
Looking ahead: Shows to add to the calendar
Our weekly rundown of shows to check out in the coming weeks and months.
FRIDAY, DEC. 16, 2016, 1:26 P.M.
Looking ahead: Shows on the horizon
Our weekly roundup of new and upcoming shows.
THURSDAY, DEC. 15, 2016, NOON
Clarion Brass blow up holiday tunes
Clarion Brass, the Spokane-based brass ensemble for a quarter of a century has been mixing it up for the holidays, bringing a different vibe to the holiday classics we’ve known …
THURSDAY, DEC. 15, 2016, 9:50 A.M.
On sale: Symphony, Skillet, Journey, Holcomb and Botti
Our weekly rundown of new shows up for sale.
THURSDAY, DEC. 15, 2016
Review: Madness CD offers carnival of sounds and characters
“Can’t Touch Us Now” is an invitation into the Madness carnival of sounds, brimming with intriguing, colorful characters.
WEDNESDAY, DEC. 14, 2016, 2:39 P.M.
16-year-old singer Jackie Evancho to perform at Trump’s inauguration
Officials for President-elect Donald Trump said 16-year-old singer Jackie Evancho, a former “America’s Got Talent” contestant, will perform the national anthem at the January inauguration ceremony.
TUESDAY, DEC. 13, 2016, 12:13 P.M.
iTunes Top 10: The top songs and albums on the iTunes Store
iTunes’ Official Music Charts for the week ending December 8, 2016.
TUESDAY, DEC. 13, 2016, 8:56 A.M.
Madonna’s emotional speech on feminism earns props from Gaga
Madonna’s emotional speech in support of feminism at Billboard’s Women in Music awards has earned kudos from Lady Gaga.
TUESDAY, DEC. 13, 2016, 8:04 A.M.
Kanye West visits Trump, who calls musician a ‘good man’
A newly blond Kanye West visited Donald Trump on Tuesday, and the two men posed for photos but didn’t say much about their discussion.
MONDAY, DEC. 12, 2016, 8:31 A.M.
Lionel Richie, Mariah Carey joining forces for 2017 tour
NEW YORK – Get ready to party all night long with Lionel Richie and Mariah Carey. The singers announced Monday they are joining forces for the All The Hits Tour, …
FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016, 1:11 P.M.
Surprise! Taylor Swift and Zayn Malik just dropped a duet for ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ soundtrack
That sound you just heard was Taylor Swift blowing your mind. After a month in which she and Drake may or may not have been dating and may or may …
FRIDAY, DEC. 9, 2016, 4 A.M.
Myles Kennedy headlines benefit show for new nonprofit
Myles Kennedy and friends team to found Future Song, a new nonprofit aimed at helping Spokane kids have access to music education.