2 days ago | Concerts
3 days ago | Concerts
Admittedly, Canada’s Barenaked Ladies aren’t in the best position to be taken seriously. For starters, there’s their handle, chosen when school chums and founding members Ed Robertson and Steven Page initially exchanged ideas for band names. And t...
1 month ago | Concert Preview
Don’t ask Chris Carrabba why his band Dashboard Confessional is making a comeback. Never mind the fact that he and his outfit have been on a self-imposed hiatus for the past six years and that they haven’t had a tour or a new album since late in t...
2 months ago | Interviews
Roger Houdaille apparently doesn’t sleep. At least that’s the assumption one could make based on a prodigious output that includes five albums in a mere six years with his band Ex Norwegian — and before that, various outings with his earlier outfi...
2 months ago | Concerts
Joan Armatrading Parker Playhouse May 3, 2015 Better than: Many performers who dare go solo, sans accompaniment After spending more than a year on the road as part of what’s been touted as her last extensive world tour, Joan Armatrading had no rel...
2 months ago | Concert Preview
It’s not always easy taking over the family business, especially when you’re forced to do it publicly and in the face of huge expectations. And when your dad was generally considered to be one of the greatest drummers of all time and his band pret...