The shaky condition of the music industry -- challenged by diminishing sales and Internet downloading -- is a primary topic among those attending the annual South By Southwest music festival and conference last week.
But Grammy-winning producer Dani
Music fans discouraged by the lightweight nature of new millennium pop music got terrific news this week when "Come Away With Me," the sensational debut album from the talented young singer/songwriter Norah Jones, elbowed Eminem out of the top slot on the
World famous Tipitina's nightclub, the crown jewel of New Orleans live music venues, begins a 10-day celebration of its 25th anniversary Wednesday with a who's who of New Orleans musicians working under the name of The Tip's Allstars, featuring Leo Nocent
It was on this date in 1982 that the first news reports appeared of deaths in the Chicago area from tainted Extra-strength Tylenol. A total of seven people, including a 10-year-old girl, died after swallowing capsules that had been laced with cyanide. Whi
Today's musical birthdays include Mike Hugg of Manfred Mann, who was born in 1942 (age 60); Guess Who's Michael James Kale and Dave Clark 5's Denis Payton both in 1943 (age 59); John Conlee in 1946 (age 56); Jeff Hanna of the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band in 194
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