George Thorogood has long been a disciple of the blues and boogie pioneers that came before him, having fashioned several of their staples into streamlined, loud-and-proud rock ‘n’ roll party pieces for a younger and — let’s just go ahead and say it — whiter generation.
What is so arresting in listening to “What’s So Funny About Peace, Love and Los Straitjackets” is how the record celebrates all the other brilliant distinctions of Lowe’s songs — specifically, their wonderful melodic design and their efficient sense of songcraft.
Many of Jim Lauderdale’s songs possessed a traditional country air and have been recorded by George Strait, Vince Gill and Kentucky’s own Patty Loveless. His upcoming album has a broader musical scope.
Roger Waters’ new album, “Is This the Life We Really Want?” (his first collection of new rock songs since 1992’s “Amused to Death”) won’t be released until June 2, but the composer has outlined on his website the repertoire that his current shows will be drawn from. He plays at KFC Yum Arena on Sunday, May 28.
Music's elite and celebrities remembered Chris Cornell at a somber memorial service Friday that focused on the Soundgarden frontman's love of family and friends as much as it did on his musical achievements as one of rock's leading voices.
Montana's new congressman hasn't even been sworn into his first public office and people are already talking about his prospects in 2018 and even 2020. But first things first though for Greg Gianforte.
Leaders of the Group of Seven democracies are putting pressure on internet companies and social media sites to do more to stop the spread of "hateful ideology," appealing to their sense of social responsibility to more swiftly remove terror propaganda.
U2 brought The Joshua Tree tour back to the US ton May 14, with a performance in Seattle, Washington. The band opened with Sunday Bloody Sunday and closed with the new song The Little Things That Give You Away.
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A glimpse at U2 The Joshua Tree Tour 2017
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