January 22, 2010 - Soon after singer/songwriter Angelina Moysov immigrated to America from Southern Russia in 1993, she met guitarist Tom Ayres. Together they formed Persephone's Bees, bringing Paul Bertolino (drums) and former bass player Mike Farrell (now Ryan Lukas) into the mix.
January 2, 2007 - Singer/songwriter Jonathan Richman--who hasn't issued a new set since his 2004 release, "Not So Much to Be Loved as to Love," his 20th studio album--will embark on a club tour in February.
December 6, 1999 - Ever since he surfaced as the frontman for proto-punks The Modern Lovers in the mid-70s, Jonathan Richman has forged a career by making entertainment of life's minutiae. Ever get the silent treatment from a significant other? Ever wonder how the Velvet Underground got that sound? Richman wrote a simple, funny and poignant song about it. He's also penned similar tomes about UFOs, the ice cream man, and airplanes (from a first person perspective, no less).