John Mellencamp's introduction -- directed toward what still-sizable crowd remained after Dave Matthews had left the building -- reminded that Neil Young has been with Farm Aid since the start. He remains the cantankerous old crank the event needs. The death-by-progress of American agriculture is no ... More >>
Last weekend when I was visiting my parents, I had the pleasure of taking a music-centric tour of Cleveland and some of its music landmarks. The timing was fortuitous, because the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremonies are taking place this Saturday, April 4, in the lakefront city. Those ... More >>
A year-end wrap-up of what we adored, what was ignored and what the new year will bring.
9 p.m. Monday, November 6. Off Broadway (3509 Lemp Avenue).
Epiphanies, Power Wheels and the Pixies -- all in a tour's work for Frank Black.