December 16, 2011 - The next edition of the Experience Hendrix Tour will launch in 2012 with a three-week run of dates starting Mar. 6 in Baltimore and rolling through the southeast to a Mar. 24 Austin City Limits Live appearance in Austin, TX.
June 7, 2011 - Legendary guitarist and iconic bluesman B.B. King has performed more than 15,000 concerts during his 50-plus year career as a touring artist, yet the 85 year old still manages to outdo most touring musicians less than half his age, consistently hitting up well over 100 cities every year.
October 25, 2010 - Two tracks from Taylor Swift's new album, "Speak Now," have received attention for their subject matter. She's upset by things -- a broken heart and some criticism -- and she's going for the jugular in "Dear John" and "Mean." Speculation is that the "John" also responds to "Mr. Mayer" and a few Internet ranters are wondering if they are the person she obliquely refers to in "Mean."
February 3, 2010 - Blues legend Buddy Guy is beloved the world over, but perhaps nowhere more than in Chicago. So when Guy opened his club Buddy Guy's Legends in the city's South Loop neighborhood in 1989, it was an instant hot spot attracting iconic names in music like a magnet.
July 6, 2009 - The Taste of Chicago Festival has come a long way since it started in 1980. Originally held within a three-block radius boarded by Michigan Avenue and the Chicago River, it was moved to Grant Park in 1981 due to the large turnout. Now it reportedly attracts millions of visitors annually from the region and well beyond.