Elvis is King

After a few years of pretty serious music from Elvis Costello, he has created the “Revolver” tour, a clever take on a “greatest hits”/career-overview set. The tour is ending tonight at the Beacon Theater, and we can only hope there is a revival or second life for the event online. As Elvis revives the arch, […]

Willie Week in NYC

May began with a torrent activity known as a promo visit to New York for Willie Nelson. Being in especially high demand due to his great new album “Country Music,” Willie appeared on Howard Stern, Charlie Rose, David Letterman, The View and did numerous print interviews. He even did a little bit of old fashioned […]

Bob Dylan at United Palace

When someone has toured as much as Bob Dylan, and has such a long relationship with a particular city, the venue can really inspire both the audience and the performer to new excitement. Such was the case with Bob Dylan at United Palace last week. As always, it was the place to be (Rita […]

Drivin n Cryin at Highland Ballroom

Drivin N Cryin performed their songs (including “I See Georgia” above) in a dinner theater setting last night at the Highline Ballroom in New York. What a powerful band. They were purveying a unique combination of southern rock, humor and underground political vibes, as they had in the 90s. Kevn Kinney leads the band […]

New Apple Store on New York’s Upper West Side

Apple unwrapped this wrapping today

New York City’s Upper West Side business district will receive a massive jump start this weekend when Apple Computer opens its latest retail outlet. Revealed only a few weeks ago, construction has taken place on the former site of a custom-built Victoria’s Secret over the past six months or […]