Music News & Reviews

Music News & Reviews

The Beatles ‘white album’ at 50: A classic or an overindulgence?

When it comes to Beatles nostalgia, the band's self-titled 1968 "White Album" has a king-size reputation – the biggest album (30 songs!) by the biggest band in the world at the time. But, to paraphrase a Beatles song, it was all too much, and its producer, George Martin, and at least a couple of its participants, George Harrison and John Lennon, would be among the first to agree.

UK Opera Theatre presents a Christmas story for Veterans Day

The University of Kentucky Opera Theatre presents “Silent Night” by Kevin Puts and Mark Campbell about the 1914 Christmas truce at the front lines of World War I. It runs Nov. 9 to 11 at the Singletary Center for the Arts. singletarycenter.com