Stories tagged: music
TUESDAY, NOV. 15, 2016, 5:16 P.M.
iTunes top 10: ‘Closer’ finally losing steam
iTunes’ Official Music Charts for the week ending November 10, 2016.
SUNDAY, NOV. 13, 2016, 4:04 P.M.
Symphony review: In return engagement, Pavel Baleff partners with pianist Fei-Fei Dong
Conductor Pavel Baleff first appeared with the Spokane Symphony three years ago in a program of Brahms and Schumann so beautifully presented that audiences were left awaiting his return eagerly. …
FRIDAY, NOV. 11, 2016, 11:21 A.M.
Texas man accused of stalking Taylor Swift at Texas airport
A Texas man accused of stalking singer Taylor Swift in Austin, Texas, has been charged with violating a lifetime restraining order.
FRIDAY, NOV. 11, 2016, 10:30 A.M.
Spokane singer O’Neill strives to share good feelings
Two weeks ago, Karrie O’Neill quit her job as a dental assistant to focus on being a musician full time. It might seem like a risky proposition, but the Spokane …
THURSDAY, NOV. 10, 2016, 9 A.M.
Glen Phillips ‘looking toward the light’ on post-divorce album
Glen Phillips has recorded and toured as a solo artist since his popular band Toad the Wet Sprocket took a break in the late ’90s. The singer-songwriter performs at the …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 9, 2016, 10:20 A.M.
Martin Shkreli debuts secret Wu-Tang album after Trump win
President-elect Donald Trump’s victory Tuesday has prompted embattled pharmaceutical executive Martin Shkreli to publicly debut some songs off the one-of-a-kind Wu-Tang Clan album he bought for $2 million last year.
TUESDAY, NOV. 8, 2016, 10:33 A.M.
iTunes: Chainsmokers hang in there with ‘Closer’
iTunes’ Official Music Charts for the week ending November 3, 2016:
THURSDAY, NOV. 3, 2016, 7 P.M.
Marsalis a jazz man at heart
When it comes to jazz, there are few – if any – families as famous as the Marsalises. There’s the family patriarch Ellis, the highly regarded pianist and music teacher. …
THURSDAY, NOV. 3, 2016, NOON
Spokane Symphony expands experience with Intersect
We’re now in the thick of Spokane Symphony season, with new concerts happening seemingly every week. On Friday, the symphony premieres a new concert series called Intersect, which will take …
THURSDAY, NOV. 3, 2016, 11 A.M.
Chris Lane brings his No. 1 hit to Spokane with Florida Georgia Line
Country singer Chris Lane comes to Spokane this week as an opener for the hugely popular duo Florida Georgia Line, but he’s now becoming a star in his own right. …
WEDNESDAY, NOV. 2, 2016, 4:25 P.M.
Front Porch: Her dancing shoes have gotten a work out
And now they’re ready to go back in the closet.
THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 12:30 P.M.
Happy Hallo-weekend: A host of events will offer up plenty of entertainment options
Halloween falls on a Monday this year, which means the most extravagant parties are happening on the weekend leading up to it. Here’s a selection of the events – some …
THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 10:31 A.M.
Jethro Tull the band meets Jethro Tull the man in stage show
It turns out that the British prog rock band Jethro Tull and the 18th-century agriculturalist Jethro Tull have more in common than just a name. Ian Anderson, the now-defunct group’s …
TUESDAY, OCT. 25, 2016, 10:55 A.M.
Jay Z to headline free Cleveland show in support of Clinton
Jay Z is planning to hold a free concert in Cleveland to encourage people to vote for Democrat Hillary Clinton for president.
MONDAY, OCT. 24, 2016, 4:50 P.M.
Organ phenom Todd Wilson puts passion, talent and imagination on full display in recital at St. John’s Cathedral
A modest crowd was on hand to hear the remarkable performance of acclaimed organist.
MONDAY, OCT. 24, 2016, 11:46 A.M.
1960s pop singer Bobby Vee has died at age 73
Pop idol Bobby Vee, the boyish, grinning 1960s singer whose career was born when he took a Midwestern stage as a teenager to fill in after the 1959 plane crash …
MONDAY, OCT. 24, 2016
Review: Symphony, vocalists and Preu make their mark on Mahler’s huge Third Symphony
Many people gathered early in the Fox Theater on Saturday night expecting to hear the customary preconcert lecture by conductor Eckart Preu on the sole work on that evening’s program: …
SATURDAY, OCT. 22, 2016, 6:54 A.M.
Nobel academy member calls Bob Dylan’s silence ‘arrogant’
A member of the Swedish Academy that awarded the 2016 Nobel Prize in literature to Bob Dylan says the U.S. singer-songwriter’s silence since receiving the honor is “impolite and arrogant.”
SATURDAY, OCT. 22, 2016
Celebrity Focus: Bruno Mars is pop’s ultimate party boy with hit ‘24K Magic’
While the world was busy dancing to Bruno Mars’ “Uptown Funk” at the top of 2015, the singer was partying in the studio and creating his latest groovy hit.
FRIDAY, OCT. 21, 2016, 1:03 P.M.
Unreleased Prince music will be released, Warner Bros. promises
Warner Bros. Records says it is about to unveil two projects by the late megastar Prince that include previously unreleased material.
THURSDAY, OCT. 20, 2016, 4:36 P.M.
Asking Alexandria back with new singer, varied style
The last time the British metalcore band Asking Alexandria played Spokane in 2014, it was to a sold out crowd with a lead singer who has since quit the group. …
THURSDAY, OCT. 20, 2016, 1 P.M.
Paul Nelson, legendary guitarist, takes front-man spot
At this point in his career, Paul Nelson has pretty much done it all. As a guitarist, he’s worked with Steve Vai, Eric Clapton, Kool and the Gang’s J.T. Taylor, …
TUESDAY, OCT. 18, 2016, 4:50 P.M.
Chuck Berry to release first new album in more than 35 years
Ninety-year-old rock `n’ roll legend Chuck Berry is set to release his first new studio album in more than 35 years.
SATURDAY, OCT. 15, 2016, 5 P.M.
Roger Waters wants a bridge, not a wall: Pink Floyd singer plans a solo Us + Them tour in 2017
Pink Floyd’s Roger Waters will mount a solo tour in 2017, and the trek has a mission. Waters intends for the concerts to address societal, political and cultural divisiveness. The …
FRIDAY, OCT. 14, 2016
On sale: Iration, Devine, KC add shows this week
Tickets are on sale at 10 a.m. Friday to see: Iration on Jan. 29 at the Knitting Factory. Tickets are $20 through Ticketweb.
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 7 P.M.
Starry, Starry night: Ringo Starr brings his All Starr Band to Spokane
After 27 years of putting together assorted musicians to play with on the road, Ringo Starr has found a group of guys that clicks. This latest – and longest tenured …
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 5 P.M.
With symphony shows, Indigo Girls put a new spin on old favorites
For the past two years the Indigo Girls have played a handful of shows joined by full symphonies, taking their songs to new heights.
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 4 P.M.
Hopsin always finds room to grow
The California-based rapper Hopsin released his third record, “Knock Madness,” in November 2013 to critical acclaim Top 10 spots on two Billboard charts. But that wasn’t good enough for Hopsin, …
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 4 P.M.
Home studio provides space for Camille to Bloom
Singer-songwriter Camille Bloom, who attended college in Spokane and is currently based out of Seattle, performs at nYne Bar and Bistro on Saturday with her latest album, “Pieces of Me.” …
THURSDAY, OCT. 13, 2016, 4 P.M.
Bob Dylan’s concert history in Spokane a bit tangled
Bob Dylan has a famously checkered history as a performer: Ask anyone who’s seen him in concert in recent years, and you’ll no doubt get wildly different responses. But the …