1. Joe Bonamassa's 'Simply Blues' Strategy Pays Off on 'Driving'

    June 23, 2012 10:00 AM EDT Joe Bonamassa says it was time to get back to "simply blues" for his latest album, "Driving Towards Daylight," even though he wouldn't necessarily call it a pure blues album. "Every one of my records has a word associated with it," Bonamassa, who released…

  2. Olivia Newton-John Sings 'Summer Nights' With Rescued Chilean Miner

    November 16, 2010 12:03 PM EST O livia Newton-John had a very special guest join her on stage during a concert in Chile's capital last night (Nov. 15): Edison Pena, the rescued miner with a passion for Elvis Presley songs. Video: Olivia Newton-John Duets With Rescued Chilean Miner on "Summer Nights" Pena…

  3. Shearwater "The Golden Archipelago" Album Preview

    January 12, 2010 3:21 PM EST Shearwater, "The Golden Archipelago" (Matador) Release Date: February 23, 2010 While the Austin band Shearwater 's 2008 album "Rook" was thematically inspired by birds, 2010's "The Golden Archipelago" takes on the idea of islands, both literally and…

  4. 'Twilight' Bumps AC/DC From Atop Billboard 200

    November 12, 2008 12:00 AM EST The soundtrack to "Twilight" starts atop The Billboard 200 this week, becoming the third No. 1 soundtrack this year after "Juno" and "Mamma Mia!" The Chop Shop/Atlantic set moved 165,000 copies in the The soundtrack to "Twilight" starts atop The…

  5. Low / Dec. 8, 2006 / Chicago (Old Town School of Folk Music)

    December 13, 2006 12:00 AM EST "Consistency" often goes an unheralded quality in rock, commonly applied backhandedly to imply doing the same thing over and over again rather than one or two things extremely well. Using the latter d "Consistency" often goes an unheralded quality in rock, commonly applied…

  6. Guided By Voices Brings 'Truths' To Matador

    March 25, 2002 12:00 AM EST Proving that you can go home again, ageless underground rock outfit Guided By Voices has re-signed with Matador Records, for whom it released three albums in the mid-'90s. Although terms of the deal a Proving that you can go home again, ageless underground rock outfit Guided By Voices…