Elvis Costello

In this May 8, 2008 file photo, members of Kiss, from left, Paul Stanley, Eric Singer, Gene Simmons and Tommy Thayer, at a news conference to promote the start of their KISS Alive/35 European Tour  in Oberhausen, Germany. (AP Photo/Volker Wiciok, file)

Kiss not the first to tell Rock Hall to kiss off

Graciousness is not always high on the list of attributes you find in successful rock ‘n’ roll stars. Because of this, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductions have sometimes brought out the worst […]

04/09/2014

Elton John (AP Photo)

Elton John cancels London show due to appendicitis

LONDON (AP) — Elton John has canceled a show in London’s Hyde Park due to appendicitis that will require surgery. A statement issued Tuesday by the musician’s publicist said John was suffering from an inflamed […]

07/09/2013

Mick Jagger, left, Keith Richards, center, and Charlie Watts of the Rolling Stones perform on the kick-off of the band's "50 and Counting" tour at the Staples Center on Friday, May 3, 2013 in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Mumfords close Glastonbury after Stones triumph

LONDON (AP) – Mumford & Sons brought the Glastonbury Festival to a foot-stomping close Sunday, with many music fans still on a high from the Rolling Stones’ first-ever gig at Britain’s leading music extravaganza. The […]

06/30/2013

Prince at the 2006 American Idol finale show. (AP Photo)

Costello, D’Angelo, more perform at Prince tribute

NEW YORK (AP) – They partied like it was 1999 – the audience and the musicians – at a Prince tribute concert at Carnegie Hall. More than 20 performers paid tribute to the pop icon in a two-hour-plus concert Thursday night. They closed the show together with “1999.”

03/08/2013

Krall reimagines vintage songs on new CD

NEW YORK (AP) – Diana Krall says she felt reinvigorated making her new CD “Glad Rag Doll,” which gave her a chance to escape the comfort zone of Great American Songbook standards on which the […]

10/22/2012

Krall plays 'Fly Me to the Moon' for Armstrong

  LOS ANGELES (AP) – Diana Krall knows how to pay tribute to Neil Armstrong. The jazz singer-pianist tenderly played the standard “Fly Me to the Moon” during a Saturday concert at the Hollywood Bowl. […]

08/27/2012

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