Beatles

Paul McCartney’s ‘Got Back’ Tour Scores a Touchdown With Marathon SoFi Stadium Show: Concert Review

Paul McCartney has something to prove. What that is is between him and his shrink, although maybe a desire to seem and feel undiminished is not as mysterious…

How the Rolling Stones overcame heroin addiction to make ‘Exile’

Out of chaos — drug-fueled debauchery and financial problems — came the band’s double album “Exile on Main St.,” which was released 50 years ago.

New Bob Dylan Center in Tulsa Might Just Be the GOAT of Rock Museums

In paying tribute to Bob Dylan at a concert held during the opening festivities for the Bob Dylan Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma, Elvis Costello sang an epic, rip-roaring…

25 Fun Things to Seek Out at the Bob Dylan Center: His Times, They Are A-Curated

The Bob Dylan Center, which had its ribbon-cutting in Tulsa, Oklahoma’s arts district Tuesday morning, is very much a choose-your-own adventure place. The museum’s director, Steven Jenkins, says…

Pete Townshend Discusses His New Audible Original Memoir, the Who Going Back on Tour, and Why He Can Still Swing His Arm

Who’s introspective? Pete Townshend is, in a new two-hour release from Audible that is effectively a casual audio sequel to his formal autobiography, 2012’s “Who I Am.” The…

Gabriel ‘Fluffy’ Iglesias Joins Legendary List of Performers With Dodger Stadium Performances

Los Angeles has no shortage of historic, culturally monolithic concert venues. But none have as oversized and as specific a place in local culture as Dodger Stadium, where…

Director Susanne Regina Meures Explores The Underside of Social Media Stardom With ‘Girl Gang’

“Girl Gang,” which screened in competition at CPH:DOX and has its North American premiere this week at Hot Docs, offers a behind-the-scenes look at an industry hardly known…

Rock Hall of Fame’s Class of ’22 Has Something to Satisfy Almost Everybody… Except People Who Like Rock Bands (Column)

Consider it a sign of the times, maybe: In the list of seven artists that the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame’s select industry voters elected into the…

25 Years of ‘Fluffy’: Gabriel Iglesias Reflects on Comedic Career, Selling Out at Dodger Stadium, and Uniting Audiences With Laughter

Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias can remember the exact date and moment he made his stand-up comedy debut, even though it wasn’t planned. It was April 10, 1997, at the…

Times Square Hard Rock Hotel is a slap in the face to NYC

One opportunistic, infamously tacky conglomerate would have you believe that NYC’s iconic Music Row is back and thriving.

Paul McCartney returns to stage for John Lennon ‘duet’ after 2-year hiatus

Paul McCartney returned to the stage for the first time in two years in Spokane, Washington for the first stop on his “Get Back” tour.

Paul McCartney ‘Duets’ With John Lennon on Opening Night of ‘Got Back’ Tour

Peter Jackson’s “The Beatles: Get Back” documentary got an unexpected sequel moment Thursday on the opening night of Paul McCartney’s “Got Back” tour, when Macca duetted with a…