When the dog owner said roll over, he didn’t mean the...

DAYTON, Ohio — A driver and his dog were injured in a single-vehicle crash on South Smithville Road and Highridge Avenue late Tuesday...

Jazz-rock-fusion group Chicago reflects on a 45-year career

Band reunions are nothing new; the typical trajectory for many classic groups reads: form, break up, promise to never get back together, reform. So...

Ravi Coltrane: The son also shines

You listen hard when Ravi Coltrane talks about John Coltrane his late father. You wonder what the son might reveal about himself. Envy? It’s not...

NYC’s Algonquin shutters legendary Oak Room

New York City’s famous Algonquin Hotel has permanently shuttered the Oak Room, its fabled supper club that helped launch careers of many top-shelf jazz...

Strea, 5 songs from the new Ani DiFranco CD: ¿Which Side...

Singer/songwriter/guitarist Ani DiFranco has announced the upcoming release of her eagerly awaited new album. ¿Which Side Are You On? arrives via the Grammy-winning artist’s...

The worst photoshopped ad…ever

Seriously, pointing this out is just going to garner more attention....that is my plan. muhaha. Thanks to PSD

Canadian arts/media job postings for Thursday, February 2, 2012

Senior Creative Writer wanted by Harvard Broadcasting in Regina, SK Vitality Magazine seeking an Assistant Production Editor to work on print magazine and website Elle Canada...

Raekwon books 12-date Canadian tour

Raekwon is building his Canadian links. The Wu-Tang Clan rapper born Corey Woods -- who recently opened a Toronto office for his music label H2O...

Watch R.E.M. ‘Chronic Town’-era concert filmed for local TV in 1982

The video is believed to be the earliest professionally filmed R.E.M. performance, and features the unreleased jam called "Skank." Setlist: 1. Wolves, Lower (CHRONIC TOWN) 2. Laughing...

Neil Young & Crazy Horse to Make Live Return at Paul...

Neil Young and Crazy Horse are going to play at the MusicCares Person of the Year Gala honoring Paul McCartney on February 10th at...

Willie Nelson Re-Signs to Sony Records, Announces New Albums

Today marks a homecoming of sorts for Willie Nelson: he has inked a deal to return to Sony Records, his label from 1975-1993. Nelson will...

New Order’s Bernard Sumner hints they could record new material

New Order frontman Bernard Sumner has hinted that the band could record new material this year. In an interview with XFM, Sumner revealed that...

Van Halen’s latest album actually contains some old material ― from...

"It's material that Eddie and I generated, literally, in 1975, 1976 and 1977," David Lee Roth told the LA Times. "Usually fellas in our...

Spotify’s royalty rate for Indie Artists up just $0.001 in 2011

Spotify and other streaming services were the talk of the Midem conference which just wrapped up in Cannes. During the gathering, U2 manager Paul...